A Musical Tribute To HM The Queen
In honour of Her Majesty The Queen becoming the longest ever reigning monarch in this year of 2015 AD, The Four Sopranos, have recorded a very special tribute, which includes the voice of Her Majesty taken from her first ever televised Christmas Day speech in 1957. All that remains now is to get her ...
Pianist Roger Proctor Releases New Album 'Field'
The pianist and composer of solo contemporary classical music known internationally as Roger Proctor has released his new album, "Field." The record contains 11 original instrumental songs for an approximate listening time of 25 minutes. It has been published as an independent release without the influence ...
Marios Joannou Elia's New CD Staubzucker: A Ground-breaking Album Of Guitar Music
The recording is neither typical contemporary music nor is it a mainstream classical guitar album, but it offers a manifestation of the endless possibilities of the guitar.
Elia studied the guitar with Marco Tamayo at the Salzburg Mozarteum and had masterclasses with Alvaro Pierri, Leo Brouwer ...
Boston Early Music Festival Presents Handel's Opera: Acis And Galatea
The GRAMMY-winning Boston Early Music Festival Chamber Opera Series returns with an encore of its 2009 production featuring the original 1718 chamber version of Handel's opera Acis and Galatea—Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 8pm and Sunday, November 29, 2015 at 3pm at New England Conservatory's Jordan ...
From Joshua Bell To Herb Alpert, The Festival Of The Arts BOCA Ushers In Milestone 10th Season With Its Most Robust, Diverse And Dynamic Line-up
The 10th Annual Festival of the Arts BOCA, presented by the Schmidt Family Centre for the Arts, will have everyone "on their feet," March 4 - 16, 2016 at the Mizner Park Amphitheater, 590 Plaza Real and Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center, 201 Plaza Real (2nd Floor) in Boca Raton.
"The 10th Annual ...
Mark Gorenstein And Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Mark Gorenstein and Tokyo Symphony Orchestra are excited to announce 2 subscription concerts in December 2015 in Muza Kawasaki Symphony Hall and Suntory Hall, Japan.
Mark Gorenstein visits Japan almost annually, with the latest concert given on January 31, 2015. Maestro conducts Tokyo Symphony ...
HI Chicago Hosts The Recycled Instruments Orchestra Of Cateura At The 10th Annual Latino Music Festival
They are a truly inspiring group of young people and they can teach us all about overcoming adversity.
HI Chicago, The J. Ira and Nicki Harris Family Hostel, is proud to join the International Latino Cultural Center of Chicago, the Oistrakh Symphony of Chicago and The Joyce Foundation to bring ...
Keyboard Legend Rick Wakeman Collaborates With 15-Year-Old Soprano Emmie Beckitt On New Single "Welcome A Star"
"Welcome A Star" is the first single from 15-year-old soprano Emmie Beckitt, in collaboration with classically trained pianist, composer and TV presenter, Rick Wakeman. Rick first met Emmie, who has been singing classical repertoire since the age of ten, at a fundraiser for Kids 'n' Cancer - and was ...
Canadian Brass Releases New Album
With an international reputation as one of the most pre-eminent brass ensembles around today, Canadian Brass (who has truly earned the distinction of "the world's most famous brass group") returns with a new album entitled Perfect Landing, on Friday, November 6, and then kick-off a world-wide tour the ...
Yanni Performs Historic "Dream Concert" At Great Pyramids Of Egypt
This past weekend, Yanni performed two landmark concerts at the Great Pyramids of Giza in Egypt. "YANNI: THE DREAM CONCERT - LIVE AT THE GREAT PYRAMIDS, GIZA" saw the musical icon performing with a 15-member orchestra at the foot of the Sphinx for two sold out audiences.
The concerts proved to ...
Karen Salicath Jamali Releases Beautiful Piano Meditation Album, Singing Universe On October 30, 2015
New meditative piano music composed by New York artist after brain injury.
Karen Salicath Jamali has been a professional artist for the last 30 years, living and working in New York City. It wasn't until after an accident four years ago that caused a brain injury that Karen started to play music. ...
Igor Levit: Bach, Beethoven, Rzewski Album Available Via Sony Classical On October 30, 2015
Sony Classical announces the release of Pianist Igor Levit's third album - Bach, Beethoven, Rzewski. Available October 30, the album includes Bach's Goldberg Variations and Beethoven's Diabelli Variations, long considered acid tests of the performer's art, plus Frederic Rzewski's gigantic cycle on ...
Native American Flute Virtuoso Gareth Laffely Debuts On Billboard New Age Music Chart At No 11
17-year-old Native American flute virtuoso, Gareth Laffely (also known as Gareth), celebrates his debut appearance on the Billboard New Age Music Chart at #11 (for the week of November 7th, 2015, according to Nielsen SoundScan) with "Sky Before a Storm", the follow-up New Age release to his highly successful ...
The Silver Lake Chorus' Video For Justin Vernon-Penned 'From The Snow Tipped Hills' Premieres At The AV Club
Los Angeles indie-choral group The Silver Lake Chorus premiered their video for the Justin Vernon-penned "From the Snow Tipped Hills" at The A.V. Club. Shot using drone technology and a beautiful California sunset, The A.V. Club said "sparse and airy, the track is fairly true to Vernon's form, but ...
Husson University's Gracie Theatre Opens Annual Classical Music Series
The Neave Trio will perform the works by Leonard Bernstein and Erich Korngold as well as audience favorite "Trio in F Minor" by Antonín Dvořák at Husson University's Gracie Theatre.
The Neave Trio is truly world-class and we are fortunate to have them back in New England on a concert tour.
Roger Davidson And Marco Lobo Reunite For An Improvised Concert Performance In Brazil
Roger Davidson is a musician who possesses great sensitivity and energy. His affinity for Brazilian music...and this exchange [have] been wonderful, full of freedom and generosity that illustrate his great artistry.
Roger Davidson teams up once more with Marco Lobo, a world renowned Brazilian percussionist ...
World-renowned Counter-tenor Iestyn Morris Ready For Classical EP
An award winning counter-tenor who recently lit up the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, performing as Peter Pan with the Welsh National Opera, Iestyn Morris has now swapped singing on the stage for the studio to record this fantastic new EP.
DSC_0139.JPGShowcasing the full range of his vocal ability, ...
Laura Karpman Debuts In London For The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge, The President Of The People's Republic Of China, Mr Xi Jinping And His Wife Madame Peng Liyuan
4-time Emmy winning composer Laura Karpman premiered an exclusive collaboration with Universal Music China's multi-platinum artist Sa Dingding today at London's magnificent Lancaster House in the presence of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as they hosted the President of The People's Republic of China, ...
The Acclaimed Quadriga Consort Presents Winter's Delights
Packed full of engaging and appealing seasonal offerings, Winter's Delights is Quadriga Consort's new album and welcome addition to Yuletide.
English composer and poet Thomas Campion (1567-1620) famously wrote 'Summer hath his joys and Winter his delights,' and the consort has taken this memorable ...
Sony Classical Releases New Album "Four Hands" From Legendary Pianist Leon Fleisher Featuring Duets With Katherine Jacobson
Sony Classical is pleased to present a brand-new album of piano duets - Four Hands - featuring celebrated American pianist, Leon Fleisher together with his wife, fellow pianist Katherine Jacobson. Featuring works by Brahms, Schubert, Ravel and Bolcom, Four Hands is available now along with its companion ...
Mercuria Energy Celebrates 2015 Beijing International Music Festival
In its 9th year of sponsorship, Mercuria, one of the world's largest privately held integrated energy and commodities groups, celebrated the Beijing Music Festival at the annual Mercuria Night. The group has a legacy relationship with the prominent music festival held in China's capital and is one of ...
The Piano Guys Releases Their First Live Album On November 13, 2015
"Playing Carnegie's stage was an unbelievable experience for us," says Steven Sharp Nelson. "As we stepped out onto the same wood that has supported the feet of so many "Greats" we were filled with an amalgam of awe, intimidation, and gratitude. And to share the stage with artists we love and admire ...
Igor Stravinsky: The Complete Columbia Album Collection
Sony Classical is proud to announce an unprecedented reissue of the complete recordings of Igor Stravinsky' works made for CBS/American Columbia. Available October 30, Igor Stravinsky: The Complete Columbia Album Collection brings together for the very first time on CD all of the mono "Stravinsky conducts ...
Venture Opera To Present New Installation Of Mozart's Don Giovanni (November 6, 8, 10, 2015)
This fall, Venture Opera opens their inaugural season with Mozart and Da Ponte's Don Giovanni at the Angel Orensanz Center on November 6th, 8th, and 10th. The Angel Orensanz Center, located at 172 Norfolk Street, is the oldest surviving synagogue in New York City. This Gothic Revival space is being ...
Blake & Shirely Bassey - The Christmas Song
Teaming up with British vocal harmony trio Blake, Dame Shirley Bassey has recorded her first ever Christmas song and has revealed she would love a Christmas number 1. "Blake-and-Bassey" have recorded 'The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)' and the song will be the soundtrack for the ...
Composer And Pianist Anne Trenning Performs A Dynamic, Inspiring And Hopeful Set Of Solo Compositions On The Shigeru Kawai Piano To Create The Sunflower Waltz
Exploring a deeper, intimate and more personal dimension of her rich musical artistry, critically acclaimed contemporary instrumental recording artist Anne Trenning showcases her unique voice and multi-faceted compositional power on solo piano for the first time with her highly anticipated new collection ...
Nondual - A Unique And Energetic Cross Cultural Album By Kirtan Rabbi - Offers A Fusion Of Kirtan Music, Spirituality, And Hebrew Prayers
Kirtan Rabbi presents NonDual, a 65-minute collection of 10 Hebrew prayers that is "as modern and upbeat as kirtan gets."
The album is a perfect blend of electronic, ambient textures mixed with energetic, modern beats while maintaining the integrity of the sound current and Hebrew sacred prayers.
Lang Lang In Paris - The New Album Recorded In Paris Featuring Music By Chopin And Tchaikovsky
Ever since his first visit to the magical space that is the Hall of Mirrors in the Palace of Versailles, Lang Lang had dreamed of performing there. When his dream came to fruition in the form of a special recital on June 22, 2015 he chose Chopin's four momentous Scherzi and Tchaikovsky's rare but masterly ...
All Eyes And Ears On Intelligent Music Project III - Touching The Divine Ft. John Payne, Simon Phillips, Joseph Williams, Nathan East, And Tim Pierce
TOUCHING THE DIVINE is the third studio album from Intelligent Music Project and the second all-star line-up, creating a remarkable infusion by its author and producer's musically erudite and unconventional style, and the full creative input of the legendary musicians. The production features session ...
Kansas City Symphony Extends Contract For Music Director Michael Stern Through 2020
"I was honored to join the Kansas City Symphony family more than a decade ago, and I am even more grateful now for the board's trust and support as we embark on our second decade of musical adventure and accomplishment," says Music Director Michael Stern.
Kansas City Symphony Board Chair William ...