The D'Addario Foundation Presents Carnegie Hall Debuts For For Two Emerging International Guitar Virtuosos In 'Performance Series' April 30th
The D'Addario Foundation's Performance Series offers virtuosic, emerging classical guitarists from around the globe a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: performing at Carnegie Hall for the first time in their careers. The sixth installment of the series will take place April 30 at Carnegie Hall's Weill ...
Lei Jia Brings Her Quintessentially Chinese Voice To North American Audiences Successful Performances In Toronto And New York
As China gains in international stature, the country's most important annual holiday, the Spring Festival (or Lunar New Year), is becoming an increasingly celebrated event in the West, where inviting the China' best performers to put on a show during the holiday is becoming something to be expected ...
2Cellos Release New Music Video For "Hysteria" New Album Celloverse Out Now On 42-City Tour Now - Sold Out!!!
2CELLOS, music's most electric and dynamic instrumental duo, release a new music video for "Hysteria" by Muse.
In the new video, the 2CELLOS are placed under the watchful eye of a nurse in an asylum diagnosed with "hysteria." Are they actually crazy or are they being confined for creative genius?
Conductor Long Yu Announces The Creation Of A New Music Canon - Compose 20:20
Maestro Long Yu has never been one to shy away from big ideas. Emerging from the barren years of China's Cultural Revolution, he founded a major orchestra (China Philharmonic), which he still leads, alongside the Guangzhou Symphony and the Shanghai Symphony. He built two major music festivals and helped ...
Violin Virtuoso & Composer Mark O'Connor Joins Cadenza Artist Roster
"The audience was on its feet... They were moved by Mr. O'Connor's journey without maps, cheering for the only musician today who can reach so deeply first into the refined, then the vernacular, giving his listeners a complex, sophisticated piece of early-21st-century classical music and then knocking ...
Prague & Vienna Music Tour
Midland Symphony Orchestra's Prague & Vienna Music Tour, June 20 - 27, 2015, is an experience designed to please classical music aficionados and travel enthusiasts alike. Discover two European cities rich with music history and culture, with the unique opportunity to explore Prague with Czech native ...
Francis MacDonald Releases "Music For String Quartet, Piano & Celeste"
Scottish BAFTA-nominated composer and songwriter FRANCIS MACDONALD drums with Teenage Fanclub and has worked with a range of artists (Alex Chilton, Dan Penn, The Pastels, Kevin Ayers, Kate Rusby, Edwyn Collins, Ian McCulloch, BMX Bandits, Belle & Sebastian, Cairn String Quartet and Max Richter, etc.)
Byron Janis, Legendary Concert Pianist & Yamaha Artist, Will Be Honored By The Consulate General Of The Republic Of Poland
Byron Janis, renowned as one of the world's greatest concert pianists, will be celebrated with a tribute by the Polish Consulate in a special program of performances by notable concert pianists and conversation on March 11th, 2015.
The evening will include short performances by five extraordinary ...
Rising Classical Crossover Star Nathan Pacheco Goes Totally Indie!
From the widely seen 2012 PBS Special "Introducing Nathan Pacheco" to the 11 soaring tracks on his new full-length album Nathan Pacheco II, this charismatic tenor is a star that continues rising in the classical crossover world of music.
When it came time to record and promote the new album, Pacheco ...
Pentatone Releases Four Solid Recordings In February
PENTATONE, the classical music label specialising in high end surround sound recordings, today announced the release of four fine recordings produced with high calibre artists and orchestras.
The first release to kick off the new year is ALFRED SCHNITTKE 3rd Symphony with Rundfunk Sinfonieorchester ...
The Philadelphia Orchestra Continues Its Cultural Exchange In China With Pearl River Delta Residency Week
In a first-of-its kind collaboration, Philadelphia Orchestra musicians joined with members of the Shenzhen and Macao orchestras and more than 100 choristers in a stunning performance of Ode to Humanity, Wednesday, February 4, at the Venetian® Macao's Venetian Theatre in China.
The Pearl River ...
The Kanbar Center At The Osher Marin JCC Is Proud To Present The Grammy Award-winning Contemporary String Quartet
For more than 40 years, San Francisco's - David Harrington (violin), John Sherba (violin), Hank Dutt (viola), and Sunny Yang (cello) - has combined a spirit of fearless exploration with a commitment to continually re-imagining the string quartet experience. In the process, Kronos has become one of ...
Elizabeth Tryon Announces Website Re-launch And Her Latest Music Video "Hot Stuff"
Elizabeth Tryon announced the re-launch of her website www.elizabethtryon.com and the release of her highly anticipated video, a comedic remake of Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff" on YouTube: http://youtu.be/rkfOW9i2l7I. Artist Elizabeth Tryon has made a significant impact on the increasingly popular genre ...
The Saint Paul Conservatory Of Music Announces February Events
The Saint Paul Conservatory is getting ready for an exciting, music-filled month. They recently announced their schedule of upcoming events, which includes both student and professional performances.
This month's Coffee Concert will be from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 4. It will be held at ...
Adventurer-Composer Stephen Lias To Release CD Of Music About National Parks
Adventurer-composer Stephen Lias is preparing to release a CD of new instrumental music inspired by five national parks of the USA.
In anticipation of the 2016 centennial of the National Park Service, composer and Artist-in-Residence Stephen Lias will be releasing a new compact disc of diverse ...
Mother Earth Responds To Forbes 500 In Peruquois' New Music Video "Mighty Man"
Peruquois, arguably the world's most versatile singer, known for her incredible vocal and deep feminine wisdom as Voice of the Mother Earth, has released a new music video "Mighty Man." The video is for the song from her most recent CD, The Original Essence, recorded in Boulder, CO with three-time Grammy ...
The Asia America Symphony Association Announces Its 2015 Concert Season - David Benoit, Musical Director & Conductor
The Asia America Symphony Association (AASA) is proud to announce its 2015 concert season featuring an array of talents and music that promises to delight a variety of music enthusiast's appetite.
March 15, 2015, kicks off the start of the season. The opening concert, "Young Stars of Tomorrow", ...
Michael Dulin Releases My Beloved, A Solo Piano Album Perfectly-Timed For Valentine's Day Romance
My Beloved, the eleventh album by renowned Pianist, Composer & Producer Michael Dulin, is perfect for Valentine's Day and beyond.
Michael Dulin proves once again that he's 'The Man' when it comes to the piano… sure to be a Favorite for 2015, I give My Beloved my highest recommendation.
Integrity Music Releases Darlene Zschech's In Jesus' Name: A Legacy Of Worship And Faith Feb. 10
World-renowned worship leader, best-selling author and Hope Unlimited Church Sr. Pastor Darlene Zschech releases In Jesus' Name: A Legacy of Worship and Faith Jan. 10 from Integrity Music and with Provident Distribution. The 14-song album is a celebration of Zschech's ministry and features such well-known ...
Father Ray Kelly Brings Pure, Soulful Voice To US (Manhattan Records, March 10)
Father Ray Kelly, the 61-year-old Irish priest renowned for his pitch-perfect rendition of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah", makes his major label US debut with 'Where I Belong', out on Manhattan Records March 10, 2015.
Read Father Ray's Billboard interview about the new album: http://shorefi.re/1C7YeAk
The Merry Widow - Marta Eggerth And Jan Kiepura Remembered
Renowned singers Marta Eggerth and Jan Kiepura will be remembered as the leading exponents of Franz Lehar's most famous operetta, The Merry Widow, on Vermont Public Radio http://www.vpr.net Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 12 noon.
Opera expert Peter Fox Smith and producer of the weekly "A Passion ...
Sony Classical Releases The 2015 New Year's Concert With The Vienna Philharmonic & Zubin Mehta
Sony Classical is pleased to announce the release of the recording of one of the world's most famous classical music events: the 2015 New Year's Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic. One of the most distinguished conductors of our time, Zubin Mehta, returns to direct the 2015 concert, having already ...
Pentatone And Oxingale Records Join Forces
Baarn, The Netherlands, 12 January 2015… BEETHOVEN, Period. is the debut release on the PENTATONE Oxingale Series. Oxingale Records, the trailblazing artists' label founded in 2000 by Matt Haimovitz and composer Luna Pearl Woolf, has joined forces with the Netherlands-based label PENTATONE, renowned ...
Capitol Music Group Brings International Opera Trio Stateside On April 28, 2015
Sol3 Mio, the international opera trio "ready to tackle the world" (Billboard) and one of Capitol Music Group's most anticipated releases of 2015, will make their stateside debut with their self-titled full length album on April 28th, 2015 (Manhattan Records, Capitol Music Group). The classically trained ...
2CELLOS Release New Music Video For "Wake Me Up" By Avicii
2CELLOS, music's most electric and dynamic instrumental duo, release a new music video for "Wake Me Up" by Avicii.
In the video, we see the 2CELLOS friendship grow over the course of three time periods - childhood, present day and old age (year 2069). From the classroom to the retirement home, ...
Terra Guitarra Releases New Album "Firelight"
In all of human history, being able to light a fire whenever needed was one of the world's most important discoveries. For thousands and thousands of years nothing was as crucial as being able to see at night, cook the food, keep safe from animals of prey, stay warm, and gather around a fire to share ...
Timothy Wenzel Releases New Album "Summon The Wind"
Timothy Wenzel, who has become a leading new age keyboardist over the past few years, uses his music to explore major concepts about our planet and then relates them as analogies that pertain to our daily lives. His new album, Summon the Wind, takes one of earth's most pervasive natural forces -- wind ...
Guitar World Magazine Features The Great Kat In "The Great Kat Previews New SHRED/Classical DVD"!
"Longtime shredder (on both violin and guitar) the Great Kat has released a brief preview of her upcoming shred/classical DVD—and you can check it out below. The DVD is expected to be released in 2015. The DVD will feature the Great Kat's shred take on Vivaldi's 'The Four Seasons', Rossini's 'William ...
Acoustic Music And Guitar Aficionados: Prepare To Be Entranced By The Best Guitarists In The World, Live At The Gordon Center
On Saturday, February 7, 2015, at 8:00pm, the Gordon Center for Performing Arts plays host to four of the greatest guitarists in the world, in an inventive evening of eclectic and emotional contemporary guitar music. The program: International Guitar Night, featuring acoustic musicians from across the ...
Jozef Kapustka Piano Recital At London's St Olave's Church (June 10, 2015)
Following the release of a CD "Improvisations with Bashir" (DUX/Naxos 2013, with Bashir Faramarzi, Pedram Khavarzamini, producer: Sanaz Khosravi) pianist Jozef Kapustka presents his "Improvisatio III", "Improvisatio IV" and "Improvisatio V" in a series of recitals in some of London's most popular concert ...