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Gavin George

Just twelve years old, Gavin George made his concerto debut at the age of seven and has since been featured on the CBS Early Show, won a gold medal at the American Association for ... Keep Reading >

Montrose Trio

Prior to one of the final concerts given by the esteemed and loved Tokyo String Quartet in 2013, cellist Clive Greensmith and violinist Martin Beaver were chatting with guest pianist Jon (“Jackie”) Kimora Parker, a collaborator ... Keep Reading >

Top Ten Tips To Mastering The Twitterverse And Social Media

How to Win Friends and Influence People! How is it, 76 years after Dale Carnegie taught us How to Win Friends and Influence People in the first best-selling self-help book ever published, that we’re more ... Keep Reading >

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Alliance Artist Management

Tallis Scholars' 'Tintinnabuli' Included in BBC Music Magazine's Six Best Arvo Pärt Recordings

August 17, 2018

The Tallis Scholars'  Tintinnabuli , released in 2015 on Gimell Records, has been included in BBC Music Magazine 's list of the six best Arvo Pärt recordings.

Greg Zelek

TV Interview with NBC15

August 17, 2018

"Evening anchor John Stofflet sits down with Greg Zelek, principal organist of the Madison Symphony Orchestra"

Kirshbaum Associates Inc.

Solera Quartet Releases Debut Album on September 25, 2018

August 16, 2018

The Solera Quartet , embarking on its fourth season, has already accumulated a remarkable and unique list of accolades, garnered for their fiery musical expression, poetic sensibility, entrepreneurial acumen, and exceptional dedication to outreach initiatives.   Celebrating this...

Shuman Associates

Pianist Kirill Gerstein Explores the Music and Influence of George Gershwin in Recording Featuring "Rhapsody in Blue" and Concerto in F with St. Louis Symphony

August 15, 2018

Album features additional works by George Gershwin, Oscar Levant, and Earl Wild, as well as guest artists Storm Large (vocals) and Gary Burton (vibraphone) NEW YORK, NEW YORK  — Pianist  Kirill Gerstein ’s album  The Gershwin Moment  explores the unique...

Timothy Chooi

Timothy Chooi awarded Verbier Festival Academy’s highest honour

August 14, 2018

This year’s Verbier Festival Academy’s Yves Paternot Award has gone to violinist Timothy Chooi. Named after the founder of the Friends of the Verbier Festival, the award is bestowed on the most accomplished Verbier Academy musician.  

Classical Music Communications

Classical Candor reviews "Ragtime in Washington"

August 13, 2018

"the playing is superb and the renditions charming and affectionate."

Shuman Associates

Michael Tilson Thomas and the New World Symphony Announce 2018-19 Year

August 13, 2018

Highlights include: Performances and community engagement in New York, including two Carnegie Hall concerts led by NWS Co-Founder and Artistic Director Michael Tilson Thomas as part of his 2018-19 Perspectives series Classical music experiences designed, planned and executed by...

Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez

New Ensemble: Alla Ballena!

August 13, 2018

My new ensemble: Alla Ballena!

Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez

Guest composer, Indiana University

August 13, 2018

I have been invited to be a guest composer for IU's School of Music's Mexico Remixed Festival. April 18, 19, 2019.

Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez

Guest composer, Chicago Center for Contemporary Composition

August 13, 2018

I will be a guest of the Chicago Center for Contemporary Composition, for whose Grossman Ensemble I am writing More Short Stories. Jan 9, 30; Feb. 16; March 14, 15, 2019.

Alliance Artist Management

The Crossing To Premiere New Work By Composer Ted Hearne

August 13, 2018

On September 16, The Crossing will give the world premiere of composer Ted Hearne's OF ARMS AND THE MAN as part of the Philadelphia FringeArts Festival. 

Sciolino Artist Management

Strings cover features violinist Elena Urioste and her Gagliano

August 12, 2018

In the summer of 2018, violin virtuoso Elena Urioste talked to Strings about her concert instrument—a 1706 Alessandro Gagiliano on loan to her from the Stradivari Society—and both ended up on the cover of the magazine’s August issue.

BC Entertainment Hall of Fame

There’s Still Time for a Tour!

August 10, 2018

Have you been on a guided tour of the historic Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver? These fabulous people are the 2018 guides L to R: -Bill Allman -Anna Hagan -Rob Haynes -Doug Cameron Tours runs twice weekly until end of September, go to Orpheum Tour Info  for the details. Pro tip....if the...

Classical Music Communications

Fanfare Magazine interviews Victoria Bond

August 9, 2018

A Bond with Music: An Interview with Victoria Bond and Myles Lee By David DeBoor Canfield

Classical Music Communications

2018/19 Season at Baruch Performing Arts Center in NYC

August 8, 2018

Baruch Performing Arts Center announces its 2018-2019 season of opera, chamber music and jazz performances in the heart of Manhattan

Classical Music Communications

Fall 2018 at the Austrian Cultural Forum New York

August 8, 2018

October 1-4: Moving Sounds Festival 2018 - The Mahler Question November 29-30: Ensemble Signal and Wolfgang Mitterer

Classical Music Communications

October 13-19: Announcing the 2018 Momenta Festival

August 8, 2018

October 13, 15, 17, and 19, 2018: Momenta Festival IV

Classical Music Communications

Cinemusical reviews "Ragtime in Washington"

August 8, 2018

"Adcock’s interpretations of these works flows very well while displaying a sense of shape and interpretive skill that makes this a required listen for anyone who longs for American piano music."

Classical Music Communications

Cinemusical reviews "Keyboard Transcriptions"

August 7, 2018

“The program here is really well-conceived. It demonstrates different aspects of Adcock’s technical skill, virtuosic flair, and interpretive ability. The music here is certainly the sort of collection of music that even a casual listener will want to return to regularly.”

Dispeker Artists, Inc.

Timothy Chooi awarded Verbier Festival Academy’s highest honour

August 7, 2018

The a 24-year-old Canadian violinist takes cash prize and other benefits as summer masterclass academy’s most accomplished musician

Shuman Associates

James Conlon Launches New Website, Conducts in Santa Barbara, Returns to Ravinia, and More!

August 3, 2018

Conductor James Conlon’s web site— jamesconlon.com —has a new look. Check in regularly for the latest announcements, schedule updates, and press highlights. The Marriage of Figaro at the Music Academy of the West, August 3 and 5 In advance of his...

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Kirshbaum Associates Inc.

Zoltán Fejérvári

Zoltán Fejérvári at Lucerne Festival

7:30 PM

Luzern Concert Hall

Lucerne

Aug
22
Wed

Nikki Chooi

Lakes Area Music Festival

7:00 PM

Tornstrom Auditorium

Brainerd, MN

Aug
24
Fri

Anton Rosputko

Mozart's Piano Sonatas

7:00 PM

Romanischer Saal, Erzabtei St.Peter

Salzburg

Aug
24
Fri

Timothy Chooi

La Virée Classique

7:00 PM

Église Saint-Eustache

Montreal

Aug
24
Fri

Sciolino Artist Management

Canellakis-Brown Duo

Music in the Vineyards

7:30 PM

Napa, CA

Aug
24
Fri

Paul Huang, Violinist

Moritzburg Music Festival

8:00 PM

Moritzburg Castle

Dresden, Germany

Aug
25
Sat

Sciolino Artist Management

Tessa Lark, Tessa Lark & Michael Thurber

Bach to Bluegrass

2:00 PM

Olympic Music Festival

Port Townsend, WA

Aug
25
Sat

Sciolino Artist Management

Nicholas Canellakis

Music in the Vineyards

5:00 PM

St. Helena, CA

Aug
25
Sat

Anton Rosputko

Mozart's Piano Sonatas

7:00 PM

Romanischer Saal, Erzabtei St.Peter

Salzburg

Aug
25
Sat

Nikki Chooi

Lakes Area Music Festival

7:00 PM

Tornstrom Auditorium

Brainerd, MN

Aug
25
Sat

Paul Huang, Violinist

Moritzburg Music Festival

7:00 PM

Lutheran Church Moritzburg

Dresden, Germany

Aug
25
Sat

Maya Lahyani | Mezzo Soprano

Rigoletto | Maddalena

7:30 PM

Berkshire Opera Festival

Great Barrington, MA