Andrea Bocelli's Transcendent Tenor To Be Celebrated In Style With The Classical Collection
Sugar/Decca/UMe is set to fete the internationally renowned operatic tenor Andrea Bocelli with the seven-disc The Classical Collection, which includes six discs of Bocelli's greatest studio classical albums plus a new collection of rarities and heretofore unreleased outtakes. The Classical Collection ...
Esteemed Classical Violinist Xia Xia Zhang Celebrates First Commercially Released Single
Xia Xia Zhang, recipient of the Global Music; Gold Medal "Emerging Artist" Award, as well as numerous other worldwide accolades, has commercially released her rendition of Cesar Franck's Violin Sonata in A Minor: II Allegro.
Her seven minute, forty-two second long single can be purchased and downloaded ...
Disney Concerts' Star Wars Film Concert Series To Feature Iconic Scores Performed Live To Film
The Los Angeles Philharmonic will present screenings of the complete films in HD on the Hollywood Bowl's big screen "A New Hope" and "The Empire Strikes Back" with Oscar -winning composer John Williams' score performed live to the film. The concerts will be conducted by David Newman.
Newman is ...
Alice Sara Ott Releases "Nightfall" On August 24, 2018
On her new album Nightfall, set for release on August 24 via Deutsche Grammophon, Alice Sara Ott takes a very personal look at the magical moment in time and space between day and night, light and darkness, basing her explorations on works by Debussy, Satie and Ravel. The German-Japanese pianist decided ...
Icelandic Pianist Vikingur Olafsson Announces New Johann Sebastian Bach Album
Víkingur Ólafsson is a musical free spirit with a mission. He first made the classical world sit up and listen in early 2017 with his recording of solo piano works by Philip Glass - a fascinating journey through the time and space of their minimalist structures. Glass is now followed by Bach. Set ...
Suzhou Chinese Orchestra Charms Portland With Folk Music
The Suzhou Chinese Orchestra drew hundreds of Chinese folk music-lovers to the Lincoln Performance Hall at Portland State University on Friday with a "Charm of Chinese Music Concert".
The audience was deeply impressed with the young orchestra's great vigor and dedication. After the performance, the ...
Karen Olson Celebrates Debut Appearance On Billboard New Age Album Chart At #3 And Simultaneously On Billboard Classical Album Chart At #9 For New Album Entitled Songpath
Renowned virtuoso musician and music visionary, Karen Olson, celebrates her debut appearance on Billboard's New Age Album Chart with a Highest Ranking Debut in at #3 while simultaneously entering Billboard's Classical Album Chart in at #9 (for the week of July 28th, 2018) with SongPath, a collection ...
Helene Grimaud Releases "Memory" Set For September 28, 2018
Music has been described as a means of rescuing that which is lost - a simple yet persuasive idea and one which informs Hélène Grimaud's working definition of the art form. The French pianist's latest recording addresses music's unique ability to bring images of the past back to life in the present ...
Classical Masters To Present A Benefit Concert Starring "The Four Phantoms" From Broadway's Iconic "The Phantom Of The Opera"
Classical Masters, a nonprofit organization providing music scholarships within the Sacramento region, announced today their Gala Concert programming. This year, the Classical Masters Gala Concert will feature "The Four Phantoms," a quartet including four of Broadway's leading men from The Phantom of ...
Sergei Babayan Signs Exclusive Contract With Deutsche Grammophon
Sergei Babayan, hailed for his charismatic and emotionally charged artistry, has signed an exclusive recording contract with Deutsche Grammophon. The new relationship was announced today at the Verbier Festival.
Last March saw the release on the yellow label of Prokofiev for Two, an album of Babayan's ...