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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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EMILY ELLSWORTH

Featured Clinician, MMEA Conference, Boston, March 5-7, 2020

February 26, 2020

Delivering three teacher sessions and conducting the children's all-state honor choir 

CARLO DUMONT

Due Anni con Beethoven

February 26, 2020

A causa delle restrizioni imposte dal ministero ai poli museali, che limita gli assembramenti nei luoghi pubblici, il concerto del Quartetto Gagliano di domenica 1 marzo è spostato a domenica 4 ottobre. Il programma resterà invariato. Il prossimo appuntamento con l’integrale dei quartetti di Beethoven, sarà per domenica 7 giugno. Programma: Op.18 n.5 - Op.59 n.3 - Op.130.

Suzanne Nance

Nance oversees the creation and launch of new children's network!

February 25, 2020

All Classical Portland launches groundbreaking new radio station for children, featuring poetry, music and storytelling from around the world!

Timothy Chooi

Free concerts with Timothy Chooi and Sylvia Huang

February 25, 2020

🎻 Must-go concert in Brussels 🎻 Free entrance for under 26 🎻 Very young and outstanding musicians 🎻 One of the Brussels' most important cultural venues

Shuman Associates

New World Symphony Welcomes IDAGIO as Official Audio Streaming Partner

February 24, 2020

Partnership includes IDAGIO-exclusive releases of new NWS concert recordings; playlists specially curated by NWS; and individual artist profiles for NWS Fellows to share their recordings via the service MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA (February 24, 2020)...

Sciolino Artist Management

Michael Brown to premiere his Beethoven-inspired piano concerto at Gilmore Festival

February 24, 2020

On May 6, 2020, pianist-composer Michael Brown will perform the  world premiere  of his Concerto No. 1 for Piano and Strings with the Gilmore Festival Chamber Orchestra in Kalamazoo, Michigan. A highlight of this year’s Irving S. Gilmore International Keyboard Festival, the May 6 concert is the first of two performances of the new work this spring: on June 6 Brown takes it to Wroclaw, Poland, where the NFM Leopoldinum Orchestra will present the European premiere   under the baton of Joseph Swensen. A joint commission from the two organizations, the concerto was written to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ludwig van Beethoven. READ MORE

Shuman Associates

Young People’s Chorus of New York City Honors Composer and Philanthropist Gordon Getty at 32nd Annual Gala, Hosted by Multi-Grammy Winning Artist Jason Mraz at Rose Hall, March 10

February 24, 2020

Special guest artists include soprano Lisa Delan and Broadway singer-actress / YPC alumna Aneesa Folds NEW YORK, NEW YORK (February 24, 2020) — Young People’s Chorus of New York City® (YPC), led by Founder and Artistic Director Francisco J. Núñez,...

Mei-Ann Chen

"Principal Guest Conductor"

February 23, 2020

Read Aristic Director of recreation-GROSSES ORCHESTER GRAZ Matthew Huber's statement last season announcing Mei-Ann Chen's new position with the orchestra. Chen begins her official duties this week.  Statement can be read  here .

Jens Korndörfer

Videos from Recent Concerts in Finland & Scotland

February 22, 2020

Three new videos  from my recent concerts in Edinburgh (St. Giles' Cathedral), Pori (Central Church) and Jyväskylä (Taulumäki Church).

Lee Kesselman

"Remember US" premiere to be March 18

February 22, 2020

Remember US will premiere on March 18, 2020, at 7:30 p.m., at Vernon Hills High School in Illinois

MusicCoInternational

KENNETH WOODS AND ENGLISH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA HIT THE HIGH NOTES

February 21, 2020

Major Grants from Arts Council England, John Ellerman Foundation and Cadbury Trust Will Support Artistic Ambitions, Outreach and Infrastructure

Donna Morein

March 8th Performance

February 20, 2020

On March 8th at 11AM, Donna Morein will be performing Jennifer Higdon's "Lilacs" with Jeffrey Goldberg on piano, as part of the Concert "Songs of Love, Loss, Hope and Joy" at the Neue Sächsiche Galerie at the Tietz, Chemnitz, Germany. She will also perform songs by Mahler, Weill and Gershwin.

Barrett Artists

Krisztina Szabó announced as Vivaldi soloist in Tafelmusik's 2020-21 season

February 20, 2020

Mezzo-soprano Krisztina Szabó returns to Tafelmusik in the 2020-21 season as soloist in the concert "Vivaldi's Choral Colours". The May 2021 program includes the composer's Magnificat , Dixit Dominus , and the lesser-known RV 588 Gloria .

Mei-Ann Chen

Mei-Ann Chen to open open Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra's 20/21 season at the Concertgebouw

February 20, 2020

Mei-Ann Chen will open the 20/21 season for the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra at the Concertgebouw with Beethoven 5. Read about the program here .

Shuman Associates

Michael Tilson Thomas To Receive Honorary Doctorate from Cleveland Institute of Music

February 19, 2020

Degree recognizes MTT’s work and impact as a conductor, composer and educator MTT to accept degree remotely in live video address to CIM graduates at centennial-year commencement  CLEVELAND, OHIO (February 19, 2020)  — The Cleveland Institute of Music...

Barrett Artists

Kelly Kaduce, Vale Rideout, and Catherine Cook announced in Opera Colorado's 2020-21 season

February 19, 2020

Soprano Kelly Kaduce, tenor Vale Rideout, and mezzo-soprano Catherine Cook have been announced in Opera Colorado's 2020-21 season. Ms. Kaduce and Mr. Rideout will sing in Paul Moravec's The Shining , based on the novel by Stephen King. Ms. Kaduce reprises Wendy Torrance, the role she created in the opera's world premiere, and Mr. Rideout sings the role of Delbert Grady. Ms. Cook sings Lucia in Cavalleria rusticana .

Shuman Associates

Shai Wosner’s Recording of Schubert Piano Sonatas To Be Released by Onyx Classics, March 20

February 18, 2020

Album comprises Piano Sonatas D845, D894, D958, and D960 “…a Schubertian of unfaltering authority and character…” —Gramophone   NEW YORK, NEW YORK (February 18, 2020)  — Pianist Shai Wosner’s career-long,...

Victoria Bond

Binary performed by the Kaplan Duo February 23

February 17, 2020

Pianists and sisters Iris Kaplan Rosenthal and Nanette Kaplan Solomon will performed Victoria Bond's "Binary" in a new version for piano four-hands.  Two upcoming performances, February 23 at the Hewlett Public Library and Sunday March 29th at the Bayard-Cutting Arboretum. 

Sciolino Artist Management

BBC Music Magazine selects Rolston String Quartet album as a recording of the month

February 16, 2020

Souvenirs , debut album of the Rolston String Quartet, has been selected as a recording of the month for March 2020 by BBC Music Magazine . Commenting on the all-Tchaikovsky album in the magazine’s official website, classical-music.com , Erik Levi writes, “This beautifully recorded debut release confirms not only the Rolston String Quartet’s superb technical accomplishment and their impeccably blended sound, but also a maturity of interpretative approach that can only be achieved after long and patient engagement with the music.” Released last year . . .

Lawrence Golan, conductor

York Philharmonic 2020-21 Season Announced

February 15, 2020

Check back here soon for full season details! You can view the season now  by clicking here

MusicCoInternational

KENNETH WOODS DEBUTS WITH MADISON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

February 14, 2020

Returns To Hometown To Conduct Core Germanic Masterpieces

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Feb
26
Wed

Benjamin Rivera

Solemn High Mass for Ash Wednesday

7:00 PM

Church of the Ascension

Chicago, IL

Feb
27
Thu

Kirshbaum Associates Inc.

Zlatomir Fung

Zlatomir Fung at Salon de Virtuosi

7:00 PM

Consulate General of Hungary

New York, NY

Feb
27
Thu

Lawrence Golan, conductor

Duo Recital

7:30 PM

The Seasons Performing Arts Center

Yakima, WA

Feb
27
Thu

Blake Pouliot - Official Website

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with Marcelo Lehninger

7:30 PM

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Rochester, New York

Feb
27
Thu

Rawlins Piano Trio

El Camino College Center for the Arts

7:30 PM

Campus Theatre, El Camino Center for the Arts

Torrance, California

Feb
28
Fri

Stephen Mulligan

Concerts for Young People

10:00 AM

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Atlanta, Georgia

Feb
28
Fri

Borromeo String Quartet

Pro Musica

5:00 PM

San Miguel de Allende

Feb
28
Fri

Irish Tenor Dean Power

Gaston in La Traviata

7:00 PM

Bavarian State Opera House

Munich

Feb
28
Fri

João Kouyoumdjian

The Diller-Quaile School of Music Faculty Concert

7:00 PM

The Diller-Quaile School of Music

New York, NY

Feb
28
Fri

Rawlins Piano Trio

Mission Viejo Cultural Center Series

7:00 PM

Norman P. Murray Community and Senior Center

Mission Viejo, California

Feb
28
Fri

Sciolino Artist Management

Gabriela Martinez

Boise Philharmonic

7:30 PM

Nampa, ID

Feb
28
Fri

Kirshbaum Associates Inc.

Zoltán Fejérvári

Zoltán Fejérvári at Sanford-Hill Piano Series

7:30 PM

Concert Hall

Bellingham, WA

Feb
29
Sat

Sciolino Artist Management

Gabriela Martinez

Boise Philharmonic

7:30 PM

Boise, ID

Feb
29
Sat

Kirshbaum Associates Inc.

Pinchas Zukerman

Zukerman & Barenboim in Recital

8:00 PM

Pierre Boulez Saal

Berlin