Concert Pianist Rebecca Bogart Travels From Chemo To Carnegie
Just seven years ago, Berkeley, California native and breast cancer survivor Rebecca Bogart was completing the third phase of chemotherapy and admiring her newly-regrown eyebrows. Now, she's getting up at 5:30 a.m. to prepare for a solo performance at Carnegie Hall as a First Prize winner in a renowned ...
World-Renowned Tenor Anthony Kearns To Perform In Middleburg, Virginia At Military Charities' Benefit On March 1, 2014
Anthony Kearns , world-renowned tenor and founding member of The Irish Tenors , will perform during a reception and tribute to U.S. military and their families on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at the Salamander Resort & Spa in Middleburg, Va. The event will take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and benefit two ...
Sony Classical Presents Major Label Debut From Iranian Composer Hafez Nazeri
Sony Classical has announced a March 11th worldwide release for UNTOLD, the much-anticipated major label debut from acclaimed Iranian composer, vocalist and virtuoso instrumentalist, Hafez Nazeri. An innovative synthesis of Middle Eastern and Western elements, UNTOLD introduces Nazeri as one of modern ...
John Adams's "The Death Of Klinghoffer" To Receive Metropolitan Opera Premiere In 2014-15 Season
Composer John Adams 's 1991 opera The Death of Klinghoffer will receive its Metropolitan Opera premiere on Monday, October 20, 2014, the first of eight performances during the Met's 2014-15 season. This is the third work by Adams to be staged at the Met, following his Doctor Atomic in 2008 and Nixon ...
Sony Classical Releases Schubert's Winterreise With Jonas Kaufmann And Helmut Deutsch
If he wanted to, Jonas Kaufmann could easily fill his calendar with Verdi and Wagner, Puccini and Massenet, but however much he loves opera, he cannot live without lieder. For the German tenor, interpreting the classical lieder repertory is "the haute ecole of singing." It demands far more detailed ...
Jackie Evancho, San Bernardino Symphony And More To Perform At First Ever Benefit Concert As Part Of The 21st Annual Foundation Gala
The 21st Annual Foundation Gala benefiting Loma Linda University Children's Hospital (LLUCH) is putting a new twist on a 20-year tradition, adding a benefit concert and celebrity guests to the program! Thirteen-year-old superstar, Jackie Evancho, will headline the themed event, "I'm Possible: Making ...
Dwight Students From New York, London, And Seoul Perform To Sold-Out Carnegie Hall
Two hundred Dwight students from around the world gathered last Friday to perform a special concert entitled "Tutti" at Carnegie Hall, launching an annual event designed to bring together Dwight students in grades 4-12 from three continents to collaborate as artists and share the universal language ...
Superstar Organist Paul Jacobs Comes To Toledo On February 22, 2014
The Toledo Symphony and the Toledo Museum of Art are proud to present a tremendous opportunity to showcase the TMA's Skinner organ in a special recital on February 22nd. Paul Jacobs, easily the United States' foremost organ soloist performs works by Bach, Boulanger, Adler and Mozart. This is an excellent ...
Gidon Kremer, Kremerata Baltica Tour US
Violinist Gidon Kremer and his Kremerata Baltica chamber orchestra begin a rare, weeklong, six-city tour of the United States at the 92nd Street Y's Kaufmann Concert Hall in New York City tonight. The tour continues with performances at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, Stude Concert Hall in Houston, ...
Toledo Symphony Presents The Drama Of Mozart And Salieri In Concert February 7th And 8th At The Peristyle
The Toledo Symphony is proud to present an unique concert experience in collaboration with the University of Toledo. As part of their annual Arts and Humanities festival, the two organizations will present Peter Shaffer's play Amadeus with live musical accompaniment by the Toledo Symphony. Cornel Gabara ...
Toledo Symphony Announces Return Of Popular Proam Concert With Performance Open To The Public In The Peristyle On February 21
The Toledo Symphony Orchestra (TSO), along with principle conductor, Stefan Sanderling, is proud to announce the return of the popular ProAm Concert, February 21st at 7:30 p.m. The orchestra is delighted to be playing side-by-side with local adult musicians from northwest Ohio and southern Michigan ...
The D'Addario Foundation Presents The US Debuts Of Two Fast-Rising Stars Of Classical Guitar At Carnegie Hall
With the U.S. debuts of two rising-star classical guitarists, New York premieres of two exceptional pieces of new music - the upcoming concert of the D'Addario Performance series at Carnegie Hall is poised to be one of its best.
The concert, which will be held February 27, 2014, at Carnegie Hall's ...
Lisle Violin Shop Announces New Custom Coda Diamond SX Carbon Fiber Bow
Lisle Violin Shop announces the release of a brand new Custom Coda Diamond SX carbon fiber bow. Lisle Violin Shop worked closely with the renowned bow makers at Coda Bow International to help create this one-of-a-kind Custom Coda Diamond SX carbon fiber bow, which yields professional level response ...
Sharon Isbin Tours Guitar Passions To 18 Cities
Grammy-winning classical guitarist Sharon Isbin is teaming up with jazz guitar greats Stanley Jordan and Brazil's Romero Lubambo for an 18-city GUITAR PASSIONS tour, which kicks off Jan. 30 at the Center for the Arts in Buffalo, N.Y., and runs through Feb. 27, at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing ...
2CELLOS To Be Featured In Upcoming Wedding Of Sean Lowe And Catherine Giudici On "The Bachelor: Sean And Catherine's Wedding," Airing Live On Sunday, January 26, On ABC
2CELLOS will be seen during the wedding special as former Bachelor Sean Lowe and fiancee Catherine Giudici celebrate their union with a spectacular live event, airing Sunday, January 26, at 8/7c on ABC. This will mark the first time ever a "Bachelor" wedding has been telecast live.
Lang Lang Celebrates The Chinese New Year With Three-Track Digital EP: "Happy Chinese New Year"
Sony Classical is pleased to announce the release of the digital EP Happy Chinese New Year from Lang Lang. With beautiful piano arrangements of three Chinese songs Lang Lang celebrates the arrival of The Year of the Horse which falls on January 31st.
The digital EP contains a transcription of the ...
Classical Music Website PlayClassics Offers Free Music
A new website called PlayClassics has gone live and hosts many hours of classical music, free to stream directly from the site for listening anywhere in the world. The site currently showcases their first four LP record albums, available for private purchase online beginning in February. These include ...
World-Class Concert Pianist Story Is Being Documented By Big Fat Monster Films
Billed as "The greatest concert Pianist that you have probably never heard of", a feature length documentary about the life of William DeVan is being made by filmmaker, Michael Gordon. The feature length documentary titled, " Nothing To Fall Back Upon ", is a real life story about music, passion, dreams ...
Cellist Gavriel Lipkind Performs The Last Three Bach Suites (4,5,6) In The Tonhalle Zurich On February 1, 2014!
Gavriel Lipkind is known for his radical musical thought, exceptional virtuosity, and unique lyricism. His Bach recording has been re-released in four different exclusive editions over the past 10 years and received more than 1000 press reviews from all around the world. It became a celebrated jewel ...
Renee Fleming To Sing The National Anthem At Super Bowl XLVIII On FOX
World-renowned soprano RENÉE FLEMING will sing the National Anthem as part of Super Bowl XLVIII pregame festivities at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ on Sunday, February 2 , the NFL and FOX announced today. The performance will be televised live on FOX prior to kickoff.
More than 164 million ...
WCPE FM Offers Birthday Tribute to Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
William Woltz, music director for WCPE, TheClassicalStation.org, announces today that in recognition of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Birthday, WCPE celebrates the wunderkind from Salzburg for three days, January 25 through his birthday on January 27, 2014.
"A child prodigy, Mozart had extraordinary ...
The Recording Academy Statement Re: Claudio Abbado
Two-time GRAMMY winner and current GRAMMY nominee Claudio Abbado was an influential and distinguished conductor. His unique and highly regarded talents earned him directorships of some of the worlds most respected musical institutions including La Scala, the London Symphony Orchestra and the Vienna ...
Kronos Quartet, Continuing Its 40th Anniversary Celebration, Performs Two Nights At The Power Center In Ann Arbor, Michigan
This Martin Luther King, Jr., weekend, Kronos Quartet, continuing its 40th anniversary celebration through the 2013-14 concert season, performs two nights at the Power Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan, tonight and on Saturday, as part of the University of Michigan's Renegade Series. Tonight's performance ...
Classic Crossover Singer Melissa L. Granato Launches "Angels Fly" At Sundance With Cellist James Shimanek
Classical crossover singer Melissa L. Granato launches "Angels Fly" at Sundance with Cellist James Shimanek. The song's operatic majesty projects a musical bouquet belonging on the big screen.
The song "Angels Fly" is a two cello soprano piece. "When co-creating "Angels Fly" with my composer, the ...
Yo-Yo Ma Applauds Oscar Nomination of Morgan Neville's Documentary "20 Feet from Stardom"
Delighted to hear of the Oscar nomination of Morgan Neville's documentary 20 Feet from Stardom , world-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma said: "What I love most about 20 Feet from Stardom is how deeply Morgan Neville examined the preconditions of creativity. He showed us how the giants stand on the shoulders ...
Sony Classical Announces Three New Mozart Opera Recordings By Conductor Teodor Currentzis With His Orchestra And Choir MusicAeterna
- Conductor Teodor Currentzis, with his orchestra & choir MusicAeterna, has made a no-compromise studio recording cycle of Mozart's three Da Ponte operas.
- Committed to avoiding "the factory approach to the production of mainstream classical music," Currentzis demanded specific and ideal recording ...
S&R Foundation Presents the Third Annual Overtures Spring Concert Series
The S&R Foundation is pleased to announce the critically acclaimed 2014 Overtures Spring Concert Series. Guests will enjoy nine intimate performances by international musicians, complimentary on-site valet parking and refreshments at the historic Evermay estate.
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George Takei Returns To Baltimore Symphony Orchestra For Sci-Fi Spectacular!, Feb. 20-23
Hosted by George Takei and led by Principal Pops Conductor Jack Everly, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) presents Sci-Fi Spectacular!, Thursday, February 20 at 8 p.m. at the Music Center at Strathmore, and Friday, February 21 and Saturday, February 22 at 8p.m. and Sunday, February 23 at 3p.m. ...
Electric First Season for Andres Orozco-Estrada And Houston Symphony Unveiled In Multi-Media Blitz
While still in the midst of a record-breaking Centennial Season, the Houston Symphony announced its 101 st season of concerts, the first under new music director Andrés Orozco-Estrada, in an unprecedented multi-media event tonight. A live television broadcast and streaming webcast were produced in ...
World Renowned Pianist Lang Lang Will Perform With Metallica At The 2014 Grammy Awards Telecast
World renowned classical pianist Lang Lang is set to perform with heavy metal's iconic band Metallica on the 2014 Grammy Awards telecast on Sunday, January 26, 2014.
Lang Lang and Metallica will perform "One" which appears on the Metallica's Grammy- nominated album Metallica Through the Never (Music ...