Ludovic Morlot And The Seattle Symphony Release Two Defining Recordings Of Works By American Composers
Ludovic Morlot and the Seattle Symphony release two distinctive recordings in the new year featuring works by two maverick composers of American music: Charles Ives and kinetic sculptor and sound artist Trimpin. On January 8, the Orchestra releases an all-Ives recording that features the live performance ...
Post-Minimalism Piano: Colombian-New Yorker Julian De La Chica Leads The Trend
I felt an immense curiosity of knowing more about the musical approach of this Colombian artist. A clean musical line, without much pretense, started in the low notes of the piano..."
The New York based music producer and label, "Irreverence Group Music (IGM)," launched the new album of the Colombian ...
Famous YouTube Soloist Hall-Tompkins Is Performing Fiddler On Broadway
It's been 50 years since Fiddler on the Roof first appeared on Broadway. As this timeless story makes its way back to stage for its historic anniversary, perhaps there is no better way to kick off the season than to announce Kelly Hall-Tompkins' participation as violin soloist and concertmaster for ...
Anna Netrebko Leads A Starry Cast In Verdi's "Il Trovatore" (PBS) On January 22, 2016
Verdi's dramatic and tuneful favorite Il Trovatore kicks off the new season of THIRTEEN'S Great Performances at the Met Friday, January 22 at 9 p.m. on PBS, and repeated Sunday, January 24 at 12 p.m. (Check local listings.)
Soprano Anna Netrebko appears in her highly anticipated Met role debut ...
The New World Symphony: Dvorak In America
Czechoslovak-American Marionette Theatre to preview "The New World Symphony: Dvorak in America" January 30 and 31 at Bohemian National Hall.
Puppet theater work dramatizes one of the most significant cultural exchanges in American history.
WHERE AND WHEN:
January 30 at 7:00 PM and January ...
World-Renowned Mandolin Virtuoso Joins Artistworks And Immortalizes Acoustic Genre
Revered classical mandolinist Caterina Lichtenberg's life has been a profound journey, touring through almost all of Europe, the US, Canada, Mongolia and Japan. And now her journey takes her to ArtistWorks as she brings her classical European perspective on technique and repertoire to personal online ...
InterHarmony Presents Alfred Brendel, Vadim Repin, Bruno Canino, Jean-bernard Pommier, Misha Quint And Boris Kuschnir For Outstanding Artist Series
"[Vadim Repin is] simply the best and most perfect violinist that I have ever had the chance to hear." - Yehudi Menuhin
InterHarmony International Music Festival is pleased to announce the Outstanding Guest Artist Series and Outstanding Master Class Series for its summer festivals in Italy and ...
DPA Microphones Deliver Freedom Of Movement To Raymond Gubbay's Opera Singers
For the first time in its history, Raymond Gubbay's Classical Spectacular at the Royal Albert Hall used d:fine™ Omnidirectional Headset Microphones to amplify the sound of the show's two stars.
The lavish spectacle, which runs twice a year in March and November, combined the classical opera of ...
Judy Collins' 1974 Oscar Nominated Documentary About The First Female Conductor Of Major Orchestras To Be Re-released On DVD!
Antonia: A Portrait Of The Woman, the celebrated documentary film about the first woman conductor of major orchestras in the U.S. and Europe, Antonia Brico, will be re-released on DVD this November. Folk music icon Judy Collins produced and co-directed this highly acclaimed 1974 Academy Award nominated ...
Julie Andrews Returns As Host Of "From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2016," Conducted By Mariss Jansons, And Featuring The Vienna Boys' Choir, On Thirteen's Great Performances On January 1, 2016
Stage and screen legend Julie Andrews returns for the seventh time to host the festive annual New Year's celebration with the Vienna Philharmonic, under the direction of Mariss Jansons, from Vienna's Musikverein.
Maestro Jansons is returning for the third time to conduct the ever-popular concert. ...
Piano Guys Collaborate With Placido Domingo, Spreading Christmas Message Of Peace, Hope
In a world that often feels devoid of anything silent, holy, calm or bright, music such as the immortal hymn "Silent Night" carries with it a feeling that can remind us there is still an abundance of virtue all around. There is hope and beauty in the midst of a noisy, unholy, frenetic and dark world. ...
Fort Dodge Fine Arts Featuring The Holiday Events By The Fort Dodge Area Symphony And Blanden Art Museum
"The Holidays are filled with song, art and dance in our community. It is just a wonderful time of the year to enjoy all that they have to offer," says Susan Ahlers Leman, President of the Fort Dodge Fine Arts Association.
The Holiday Season is filled with song and art in Fort Dodge, Iowa ...
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, ...