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Las Vegas Philharmonic Rising Star Concert Set for Next MonthLas Vegas Philharmonic Rising Star Concert Set for Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2014

= On Saturday, January 10th at 7:30 p.m. in Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center, the Las Vegas Philharmonic will perform its annual Rising Star Masterworks concert featuring up-and-coming guest violinist, Bella Hristova, and returning guest conductor, Rei Hotoda. The program will feature three selections, Maurice Ravel's Mother Goose Suite, Max Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1 and Antonin Dvorak's Symphony No. 8. (more...)

Exhibitions of the Week: Nam June Paik at the Asian Society, Sturtevant at MoMAExhibitions of the Week: Nam June Paik at the Asian Society, Sturtevant at MoMA
by Patrick Kennedy - Dec 1, 2014

Two solo exhibitions focus on media-bending, mind-bending artists from the very recent past. (more...)

Jasper Morrison & Yoshio Taniguchi to Receive 2nd Annual Isamu Noguchi AwardJasper Morrison & Yoshio Taniguchi to Receive 2nd Annual Isamu Noguchi Award
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2014

The Noguchi Museum is pleased to announce that designer Jasper Morrison and architect Yoshio Taniguchi will receive the second annual Isamu Noguchi Award, given to recognize kindred spirits in innovation, global consciousness, and Japanese/American exchange. Motohide Yoshikawa, Ambassador of Japan to the United Nations, will present the award during a special ceremony at The Noguchi Museum's annual Spring Benefit on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. This event is part of a year of celebratory programming in honor of the 30th anniversary of the Museum's founding by Isamu Noguchi. (more...)

The World Music Institute Appoints Par Neiburger Artistic Director and Cynthia McVay as Acting Executive DirectorThe World Music Institute Appoints Par Neiburger Artistic Director and Cynthia McVay as Acting Executive Director
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2014

The World Music Institute is pleased to announce Par Neiburger as newly appointed Artistic Director. Neiburger brings with him a rich and diverse background in music presenting, innovative multidisciplinary programming, and non-profit arts management. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Bill T Jones and Kathleen Chalfant Link Chance Composition and Shared Histories in New Version of STORY TIMEBWW Reviews: Bill T Jones and Kathleen Chalfant Link Chance Composition and Shared Histories in New Version of STORY TIME
by Brendan Drake - Nov 24, 2014

Friday night at New York Live Arts saw the premier of Bill T Jones' Story Time #36 Kathleen Chalfant - Amble or Career. The work paired the always enigmatic Jones with Tony nominated actress Kathleen Chalfant in 70 minutes of shared histories and dance. (more...)

SFCM Sets Visiting Industry Faculty and Guest ArtstsSFCM Sets Visiting Industry Faculty and Guest Artsts
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2014

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM) announces the appointment of an all-star cast of Visiting Industry Faculty and Guest Artists to its new Technology and Applied Composition (TAC) program, an undergraduate degree offering an unparalleled foundation for success in the diverse and evolving music industry. A unique curriculum integrating compositional craft with music technology will launch a new generation of composers adept in the fields of concert music, sound design and film and game scoring. Now accepting applications for the inaugural class of 2015, the Conservatory will produce versatile graduates who thrive as individual artists and as members of a creative team. (more...)

New York Live Arts Presents STORY/TIME, Beginning TonightNew York Live Arts Presents STORY/TIME, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

The Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, New York Live Arts' Resident Dance Company, returns to their home stage for the New York City premiere of the celebrated work Story/Time #35, 36, 37, 38 & 39, today, November 4-8 and 11-15 at 7:30pm. Noted by the San Francisco Chronicle as a work that's 'Modern yet wry, gorgeously danced and at times discordant.a dance-theater roller coaster with surprises around every corner,' the New York City performances will feature an array of guest artists, including Theaster Gates, Kathleen Chalfant and Lois Welk, with live music by Ted Coffey and The Black Monks of Mississippi. (more...)

The Vermont Contemporary Music Ensemble Presents PERCUSSION This WeekendThe Vermont Contemporary Music Ensemble Presents PERCUSSION This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

In recent years several very fine percussionists have moved to northern Vermont. The VCME is taking advantage of this by presenting a program of some of the major works for percussion ensemble. Part of the mission of the VCME is to perform new music rarely heard in Vermont. This is such an occasion. You will hear John Cage's landmark Third Construction as well as some of the great works by Steve Reich and Mantle Hood with a new work by Turkish composer Füson Köksal. The musicians are: Jane Boxall, Nicola Cannizzaro, Rosina Cannizzaro and Thomas Toner with Steven Klimowski, bass clarinet. (more...)

The Vermont Contemporary Music Ensemble Presents PERCUSSION, 10/17-18The Vermont Contemporary Music Ensemble Presents PERCUSSION, 10/17-18
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2014

In recent years several very fine percussionists have moved to northern Vermont. The VCME is taking advantage of this by presenting a program of some of the major works for percussion ensemble. Part of the mission of the VCME is to perform new music rarely heard in Vermont. This is such an occasion. You will hear John Cage's landmark Third Construction as well as some of the great works by Steve Reich and Mantle Hood with a new work by Turkish composer Füson Köksal. The musicians are: Jane Boxall, Nicola Cannizzaro, Rosina Cannizzaro and Thomas Toner with Steven Klimowski, bass clarinet. (more...)

KM Fine Arts Participates in First Annual Art Silicon Valley / San Francisco (Art SV/SF), Booth SV60, Now thru 10/12KM Fine Arts Participates in First Annual Art Silicon Valley / San Francisco (Art SV/SF), Booth SV60, Now thru 10/12
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2014

KM Fine Arts-with locations in Chicago and Los Angeles-will participate in the inaugural edition of Art Silicon Valley/San Francisco (Art SV/SF), Art Miami's first international, contemporary, and modern art fair on the West Coast, taking place over Columbus Day Weekend, today, October 9 -12, 2014. (more...)

KM Fine Arts to Participate in First Annual Art Silicon Valley / San Francisco (Art SV/SF), Booth SV60, 10/9-12KM Fine Arts to Participate in First Annual Art Silicon Valley / San Francisco (Art SV/SF), Booth SV60, 10/9-12
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2014

KM Fine Arts—with locations in Chicago and Los Angeles—will participate in the inaugural edition of Art Silicon Valley/San Francisco (Art SV/SF), Art Miami's first international, contemporary, and modern art fair on the West Coast, taking place over Columbus Day Weekend, October 9 -12, 2014. (more...)

New York Live Arts to Present STORY/TIME, Begin. 11/4New York Live Arts to Present STORY/TIME, Begin. 11/4
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2014

The Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, New York Live Arts' Resident Dance Company, returns to their home stage for the New York City premiere of the celebrated work Story/Time #35, 36, 37, 38 & 39, November 4-8 and 11-15 at 7:30pm. Noted by the San Francisco Chronicle as a work that's 'Modern yet wry, gorgeously danced and at times discordant.a dance-theater roller coaster with surprises around every corner,' the New York City performances will feature an array of guest artists, including Theaster Gates, Kathleen Chalfant and Lois Welk, with live music by Ted Coffey and The Black Monks of Mississippi. (more...)

The San Francisco Girls Chorus Opens the 2014-2015 Season with ROMANTIC IMAGINATION This WeekendThe San Francisco Girls Chorus Opens the 2014-2015 Season with ROMANTIC IMAGINATION This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2014

The five-time Grammy Award winning San Francisco Girls Chorus will open its first season of concerts curated under the artistic directorship of Lisa Bielawawith guest pianist Jon Nakamatsu in a program of Romantic Lieder arranged for treble voices and other works this weekend, October 4 and 5 in San Francisco and Berkeley. (more...)

San Francisco Girls Chorus Opens 2014-2015 Season with THE ROMANTIC IMAGINATION This WeekendSan Francisco Girls Chorus Opens 2014-2015 Season with THE ROMANTIC IMAGINATION This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2014

The five-time Grammy Award winning San Francisco Girls Chorus will open its first season of concerts curated under the artistic directorship of Lisa Bielawa with guest pianist Jon Nakamatsu in a program of Romantic Lieder arranged for treble voices and other works October 4 and 5 in San Francisco and Berkeley. The concerts will be conducted by San Francisco Girls Chorus Music Director and Conductor Valerie Sainte-Agathe. For more information, visitwww.sfgirlschorus.org . (more...)

The Mori Art Museum Presents LEE MINGWEI AND HIS RELATIONS, Now thru 1/4The Mori Art Museum Presents LEE MINGWEI AND HIS RELATIONS, Now thru 1/4
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2014

Mori Art Museum is pleased to present 'Lee Mingwei and His Relations,' a solo exhibition of a Taiwan-born, New York-residing artist Lee Mingwei, from today, September 20, 2014 to Sunday, January 4, 2015. This will mark his first large-scale survey exhibition to date. (more...)

Encompass New Opera, Treehouse Shakers and More Ste for BAM's 2014-15 PDPEncompass New Opera, Treehouse Shakers and More Ste for BAM's 2014-15 PDP
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) today announced the participants of the third cycle of the BAM Professional Development Program (BAM PDP), led by BAM and the DeVos Institute of Arts Management at the University of Maryland. The companies for this session represent mixed disciplines ranging from dance to theater to opera. Chosen by a BAM-convened panel, the organizations taking part in this session are Encompass New Opera Theatre, Satellite Collective, Summation Dance, and Treehouse Shakers. As with the previous sessions, the DeVos Institute extended invitations to a group of organizations to apply for the training portion of the BAM PDP-expanding the program's reach beyond Brooklyn-based companies. These additional organizations taking part in the program areBalletNext, Beth Morrison Projects, S? Percussion, and Zvi Dance. (more...)

BWW Reviews: OZASIA FESTIVAL 2014: SYNERGY PERCUSSION MEETS NOREUM MACHI Was an Exciting Cultural Music ExchangeBWW Reviews: OZASIA FESTIVAL 2014: SYNERGY PERCUSSION MEETS NOREUM MACHI Was an Exciting Cultural Music Exchange
by Barry Lenny - Sep 14, 2014

Australia's Synergy Percussion and Korea's Noreum Machi came together for an exciting evening of percussion. (more...)

Tim Robbins-Helmed A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Kicks Off OZ's 2014-15 SeasonTim Robbins-Helmed A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Kicks Off OZ's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2014

Today OZ, Nashville's first contemporary arts center, announces its 2014-15 season, which runs today, September 12, 2014 - June 27, 2015. The season is bookended by premieres, beginning with two performances (September 12 & 13) of Tim Robbins' interpretation of A Midsummer Night's Dream, produced and acted by the company he founded and leads, The Actors' Gang, in the production's first U.S. engagement outside of the company's home theater in Los Angeles. OZ's 2014-15 program will conclude with the world premiere (June 18-20) of Memory Rings, the latest multi-media stage production from innovative New York City-based puppetry collective Phantom Limb Company. (more...)

Avant Media Kicks Off First Full Season TonightAvant Media Kicks Off First Full Season Tonight
by Laura Meltzer - Sep 5, 2014

Avant Media Announced its first season, which will be taking place at the Wild Project from September 2014 to May 2015. (more...)

THE WINTER'S TALE, GOOSE!, CINDERELLA and More Set for New York Theatre Ballet's 2014-15 SeasonTHE WINTER'S TALE, GOOSE!, CINDERELLA and More Set for New York Theatre Ballet's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2014

New York Theatre Ballet announces the 2014-15 season, which will include a national tour and repertory performances at the 92nd Street Y (January 10-12, 2015), New York Live Arts (February 18-21, 2015) and Danspace (June 17-20, 2015). NYTB continues to maintain its association with the New York Pops at Carnegie Hall, and the Company's Once Upon A Ballet series for children will continue at Florence Gould Hall throughout the year. NYTB will also continue to offer its Free Ticket Program for families who are unable to afford to attend performances. (more...)

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