Celebrate Arvo Part's 85th Birthday With His Glorious Choral Works On This New Album By Gloriae Dei Cantores
On the threshold of Arvo Pärt's 85th Birthday - we take a moment to celebrate this incredible composer whose music is a gift in our times. Modest about his achievements yet authentically convinced about the role of his music in today's world, Arvo Pärt (b. 1935) is today's most performed "classical" ...
Katrina Suroveca Recipient Of The Scheer Foundation Musical Scholarship For 2020/2021
Today Maddy Cross Parkin, Director of Musical Grants, announced that Katrina Suroveca is a recipient of the Scheer Foundation Scholarship for the year 2020/2021
"Katrina Suroveca from Riga, Latvia is a recipient of a scholarship and we are proud to support her career. It is a privilege to support ...
Shenyang: The 6th Hun River Symphonic Music Festival Opened Grandly
The 6th Hun River Symphony Music Festival opened grandly in Shenyang on the evening of September 4th.
The theme of the festival is "Winning the overall well-off, sharing a better life". Four performances are arranged from 4th to 9th in September, according to the Publicity Department of Shenyang ...
Bass Hall Management Decides To Extend Closure; Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra's Fall Symphonic Series Moved To Will Rogers Memorial Auditorium
The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra (FWSO) announced today it was recently notified by Performing Arts Fort Worth (PAFW) - the management company for Bass Performance Hall - that PAFW will extend its closure of Bass Hall through at least December 2020. Given the extremely short notice, the FWSO approached ...
Tigran Hamasyan Releases Video For "The Dream Voyager" From New Album, "The Call Within"
Pianist/composer Tigran Hamasyan, whose new album, The Call Within, was released on Nonesuch this past Friday, has released a video for the album track "The Dream Voyager." The video features collages by Nanuka Tchitchoua and animation by T. Wade Ivy.
"This song is dedicated to my father, who has ...
Lawrence Brownlee And Michael Spyres To Release New Erato Album 'Amici E Rivali'
Two of today's most brilliant tenors, Michael Spyres and Lawrence Brownlee, celebrate the art of the trailblazing star singers of Rossini's time. Amici e Rivali - 'Friends and Rivals' - comprises arias, duets, and trios from seven of the composer's operas, written between 1815 and 1826: the most famous ...
BBC Proms Announce Programme For Last Night Of The Proms
In light of the recent speculation about the Last Night Of The Proms, we are today announcing the programme for the concert. We very much regret the unjustified personal attacks on Dalia Stasevska, BBC Symphony Orchestra Principal Guest Conductor made on social media and elsewhere. As ever, decisions ...
Helene Grimaud Announces Her Latest Album The Messenger With Works By Mozart And Silvestrov, Out October 2
It's been nine and ten years respectively since Hélène Grimaud made her only two Mozart recordings. One might almost think there simply hasn't been room for his music in her multifaceted repertoire, and the pianist does confess that her younger self found the "lightness of being" she associated with ...
For A Complete Roster Of Composers And Artists, And Information About Project And Festival 20x2020
Apollo Chamber Players concludes its six-year multicultural commissioning project with 20x2020 Virtual Festival, twenty video episodes featuring two digital world premieres and new studio performances recorded specifically for this series, previous concerts, of the 20 commissioned works, curated with ...
Martina Consonni Recipient Of The Scheer Foundation Musical Scholarship For 2020/2021
Today Maddy Cross Parkin, Director of Musical Grants, announced that Martina Consonni is the very First Recipient of the Scheer Foundation Scholarship for the year 2020/2021.
"Martina Consonni from Como, Italy is the very first recipient and we are proud to support her career. It is a privilege ...