David Diamond News

Little Orchestra Society Invites NYC to Craft Its New Name; Ideas Accepted thru 3/9
by BWW News Desk - Mar 03, 2014

The Little Orchestra Society is reaching out to fellow New Yorkers to help craft its new name. Long time fans of the Orchestra and new enthusiasts alike will have the opportunity to submit their favorite names for an institution beloved by generations of concert-goers. Today through March 9th, music lovers are invited to visit the Orchestra's website: littleorchestra.org, and recommend a new name for an Orchestra known for its audience engagement, inclusive educational mission and commitment to innovative music and multi-disciplinary performances. The Orchestra's new name will be announced later this year. (more...)

Musica Sacra to Celebrate Women's History Month with Works by Meredith Monk, Jocelyn Hagen, 3/31
by BWW News Desk - Feb 04, 2014

Musica Sacra, the longest continuously-performing professional chorus in New York City, will present a performance in honor of Women's History Month featuring works by acclaimed composers Meredith Monk and Jocelyn Hagen at New York's Alice Tully Hall on Monday, March 31, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Drawing Time, Reading Time + Dickinson/Walser & Engelen Opens this Month at Drawing Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 08, 2013

The Drawing Center will present three new exhibitions in November - two concurrently, Drawing Time, Reading Time and Dickinson/Walser: Pencil Sketches and one week later, William Engelen: Falten opens in our Lab gallery. (more...)

DAMMY of the Year Goes to Picturepark Marketing Director
by BWW News Desk - Oct 09, 2013

AARAU, SWITZERLAND(Marketwired - Oct 9, 2013) - Digital asset management (DAM) software vendor Picturepark announced today that its global marketing director, David Diamond, has been awarded the Createasphere 'DAMMY of the Year.' Diamond was chosen for his educational contributions to the DAM industry, which include the digital asset management book DAM Survival Guide; DAM Guru Program, a Picturepark-sponsored program that connects DAM professionals for free; and Picturepark's webinars and website content, which have set industry standards for quality. (more...)

Picturepark to Host 'The Mother of DAM' in Live Webcast Interview
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2013

AARAU, SWITZERLAND - Digital asset management (DAM) software vendor Picturepark will host a live webcast to interview the woman most often credited for bootstrapping the DAM industry. In 1990, Jennifer Neumann founded one of the DAM industry's first software vendors. She built her company into a global brand and then, as she tried to take the company in a direction she saw as vital for its long-term survival, her tenure as CEO and Chairperson ended. (more...)

Chromolume Theatre Presents LOVE SONGS, A MUSICAL by Steve Cagan June 22 - July 28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2013

Chromolume Theatre has announced its next production, Love Songs, with book, music and lyrics by Steven Cagan, and directed by Kay Cole. Featuring orchestrations and arrangements by Doug Walter and music direction byRichard Berent, there will be one preview performance on June 21, andopening is set for Saturday, June 22 at 8pm. Love Songs will play a limited engagement through July 28 only. (more...)

Chromolume Theatre Presents LOVE SONGS, A MUSICAL by Steve Cagan, Now thru 7/28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2013

Chromolume Theatre has announced its next production, the world premiere of Love Songs, A Musical with book, music and lyrics by Steven Cagan, and directed by Kay Cole. Featuring orchestrations and arrangements by Doug Walter and music direction by Richard Berent. Opening is set for tonight, June 22 at 8pm. Love Songs will play a limited engagement through July 28 only. (more...)

Kat Ramsburg Star in 5th Avenue Theatre's HAIRSPRAY, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2013

The 5th Avenue Theatre presents Hairspray in Concert, featuring some of Seattle's favorite musical theatre stars and the powerful voices of the 250-member Seattle Men's Chorus. (more...)

Chromolume Theatre Presents LOVE SONGS, A MUSICAL by Steve Cagan June 22 - July 28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 05, 2013

Chromolume Theatre has announced its next production, Love Songs, with book, music and lyrics by Steven Cagan, and directed by Kay Cole. Featuring orchestrations and arrangements by Doug Walter and music direction byRichard Berent, there will be one preview performance on June 21, andopening is set for Saturday, June 22 at 8pm. Love Songs will play a limited engagement through July 28 only. (more...)

Kat Ramsburg to Star in 5th Avenue Theatre's HAIRSPRAY; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2013

The 5th Avenue Theatre has announced complete casting for Hairspray in Concert, featuring some of Seattle's favorite musical theatre stars and the powerful voices of the 250-member Seattle Men's Chorus. Celebrating the 10th anniversary of Hairspray's 2002 Broadway debut, this unique concert event will play for six very special performances of glorious and irreverent John Waters-inspired wackiness (Friday-Sunday, June 20-23). In 2002, Hairspray was The 5th Avenue Theatre's first world premiere musical to head for Broadway where it won the 2003 Tony Award for Best Musical and launched The 5th's unprecedented track record for sending new works to New York. Now the smash hit musical comes home, as audiences have never seen it before. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Estelle Parsons Honored at La Mama's 51 Gala!
by Walter McBride - Feb 28, 2013

The Oscar-winning and Tony-nominated actress Estelle Parsons was honored at La Mama's annual benefit fundraiser, along with longtime La MaMa board member Peter Swords on last night, February 27, 2013 at the Ellen Stewart Theatre (66 E. 4 St.). Ms. Parsons, who appeared last fall at La MaMa in Marco Calvani's play THINGS OF THIS WORLD directed by Neil LaBute, and Mr. Swords, who served as a member of the La MaMa Board for 25 years, wascelebrated at the event by personal and video tributes from playwrights Warren Leight and Mr. LaBute. BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and you can check out full coverage below! (more...)

Chicago Shakespeare Theater And Chicago Chamber Musicians To Premier Adolphe's LEAVE IT TO LUDWIG, 1/19 - Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2013

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) collaborates with The Chicago Chamber Musicians (CCM) for the 11th annual family concert, presenting the Chicago premiere of LEAVE IT TO LUDWIG by Bruce Adolphe, Saturday, January 19 and Today, January 20, 2013 at 10 and 11:30 am at Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier. (more...)

Chicago Shakespeare Theater and Chicago Chamber Musicians Premiere Adolphe's LEAVE IT TO LUDWIG, 1/19-20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2013

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) collaborates with The Chicago Chamber Musicians (CCM) for the 11th annual family concert, presenting the Chicago premiere of LEAVE IT TO LUDWIG by Bruce Adolphe, today, January 19 and Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 10 and 11:30 am at Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier. (more...)

Chicago Shakespeare Theater And Chicago Chamber Musicians To Premier Adolphe's LEAVE IT TO LUDWIG, 1/19 - 1/20
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2012

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) collaborates with The Chicago Chamber Musicians (CCM) for the 11th annual family concert, presenting the Chicago premiere of LEAVE IT TO LUDWIG by Bruce Adolphe, Saturday, January 19 and Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 10 and 11:30 am at Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier. (more...)

JUBILATIONS, HANDEL'S MESSIAH and More Highlight Musica Sacra's 2012-13 Season, Opening 10/22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2012

Musica Sacra has announced its 2012-2013 season of three programs featuring the Musica Sacra Chorus and Orchestra and a stellar cast of internationally acclaimed soloists under the leadership of Music Director Kent Tritle. (more...)

Naxos Canadian Classics Releases DREAMSCAPES Recording with Works by Vivian Fung Today, 9/25
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2012

Naxos Canadian Classics today, September 25, 2012, releases Dreamscapes, a world premiere recording of three works by Edmonton-born composer Vivian Fung. (more...)

JUBILATIONS, HANDEL'S MESSIAH and More Highlight Musica Sacra's 2012-13 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2012

Musica Sacra has announced its 2012-2013 season of three programs featuring the Musica Sacra Chorus and Orchestra and a stellar cast of internationally acclaimed soloists under the leadership of Music Director Kent Tritle. (more...)

Naxos Canadian Classics to Release DREAMSCAPES Recording with Works by Vivian Fung, 9/25
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2012

Naxos Canadian Classics announces the September 25, 2012 release of Dreamscapes, a world premiere recording of three works by Edmonton-born composer Vivian Fung. The recording features Ms. Fung's acclaimed Violin Concerto (2011) and Piano Concerto "Dreamscapes" (2009), performed by Metropolis Ensemble with conductor Andrew Cyr, violinist Kristin Lee, and pianist Conor Hanick; and her Glimpses for prepared piano (2006), performed by Mr. Hanick. The concertos, both commissioned by Metropolis Ensemble, were recorded at Seiji Ozawa Hall at Tanglewood and produced by Tim Martyn. (more...)

James Vincent Merediths Lead CST's Witches, Wizards, Spells and Elves
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2012

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) announced today the casting for its 10th annual concert collaboration with The Chicago Chamber Musicians (CCM), Witches, Wizards, Spells and Elves: The Magic of Shakespeare, introducing families and children to the joys of live performance-through music performed by CCM ensemble members, and through the plays of Shakespeare brought to life by CST actors. (more...)

Musica Sacra Announces MESSIAH Performances At Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2011

For over 45 years, Musica Sacra has delighted audiences with its annual performances of Handel's Messiah. On Tuesday, December 20, and Wednesday, December 21, both at 8 pm at Carnegie Hall, Musica Sacra performs Handel's masterpiece once again with music director Kent Tritle conducting the luminous Musica Sacra Chorus and Orchestra and vocal soloists Leslie Fagan, soprano, Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano, Kevin Deas, bass, and Cullen Gandy, tenor, in his Carnegie Hall debut. (more...)

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