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Brooklyn's AOP To Select Composers, Librettists For Two Years Of Free Training In The Photo Brooklyn's AOP To Select Composers, Librettists For Two Years Of Free Training In The Fundamentals Of Opera
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2019

American Opera Projects (AOP) announces the return of its popular Composers & the Voice program for its 2019-21 seasons. Created and led by Composers & the Voice Artistic Director Steven Osgood, six composers and up to three librettists will be selected for two-year fellowships to learn the fundamen...
Spectrum Presents Soprano Ah Young Hong, April 7 Photo Spectrum Presents Soprano Ah Young Hong, April 7
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2019

The soprano Ah Young Hong, praised for her 'fearlessness and consummate artistry' by Opera News and called 'the opera's blazing lone star' by The New York Times, will appear in recital with pianist Jacob Rhodebeck Sunday, April 7, 2019, 7 pm, presented by Spectrum, Brooklyn's concert venue for new m...
String Quartet ETHEL Celebrates The Circus At BAM 11/14-17 Photo String Quartet ETHEL Celebrates The Circus At BAM 11/14-17
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2018

As part of the string quartet's 20th anniversary season, ETHEL returns to BAM with Circus: Wandering City, a multimedia musical journey into the history of the iconic Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus that explores and honors the complex relationship between circus troupes, their performers,...
International Contemporary Ensemble Performs Works Of Polish Composers At ROULETTE Le Photo International Contemporary Ensemble Performs Works Of Polish Composers At ROULETTE Led By Steven Schick
by BWW News Desk - October 22, 2018

The International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) partners with the PWM Edition and Polish Cultural Institute New York to present 100 for 100: Musical Decades of Freedom at Roulette Intermedium on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 8pm. Conductor Steven Schick will lead performances of works by five contempor...
National Sawdust Celebrates 80th Birthday Of Composer Joan Tower With Special Concert Photo National Sawdust Celebrates 80th Birthday Of Composer Joan Tower With Special Concert Featuring Women Composers
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2018

In the tradition of the Philip Glass @80 and John Corigliano @80 concerts, National Sawdust celebrates Grammy Award-winning American composer Joan Tower in honor of her 80th birthday on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 4:00 pm as Chris Grymes presents Joan Tower and Friends. This special concert - thoug...
String Quartet ETHEL Celebrates The Circus At BAM 11/14-17 Photo String Quartet ETHEL Celebrates The Circus At BAM 11/14-17
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

As part of the string quartet's 20th anniversary season, ETHEL returns to BAM with Circus: Wandering City, a multimedia musical journey into the history of the iconic Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus that explores and honors the complex relationship between circus troupes, their performers,...
Spectrum Presents Pianist Jenny Q Chai In Sonorous Brushes, A Multi-Sensory Concert U Photo Spectrum Presents Pianist Jenny Q Chai In Sonorous Brushes, A Multi-Sensory Concert Using Antescofo Software
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2018

On Today, July 28, 2018 at 8:00pm, Spectrum presents contemporary Chinese-American pianist Jenny Q Chai in Sonorous Brushes, a new multi-sensory program employing Chai's unique form of synesthesia. The program explores repertoire that lives at the intersection of color and sound, exploring this meet...
Spectrum Presents Pianist Jenny Q Chai In Sonorous Brushes, A Multi-Sensory Concert U Photo Spectrum Presents Pianist Jenny Q Chai In Sonorous Brushes, A Multi-Sensory Concert Using Antescofo Software
by BWW News Desk - June 28, 2018

On Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 8:00pm, Spectrum presents contemporary Chinese-American pianist Jenny Q Chai in Sonorous Brushes, a new multi-sensory program employing Chai's unique form of synesthesia. The program explores repertoire that lives at the intersection of color and sound, exploring this m...
Repast Baroque Ensemble Presents Bohemian Fantasy Concerts Photo Repast Baroque Ensemble Presents Bohemian Fantasy Concerts
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2018

Repast Baroque Ensemble will be in concert, performing Bohemian Fantasy, Friday, May 4 at McKinney Chapel, First Unitarian Church, 116 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn Heights and Saturday, May 5 at Advent Lutheran Church, 2504 Broadway at 93rd St. in Manhattan - 8:00 PM both evenings....
Brooklyn Music School offers Free Masterclass with Concert Pianist George Lepauw Photo Brooklyn Music School offers Free Masterclass with Concert Pianist George Lepauw
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2018

Brooklyn Music School (BMS) offers a free Masterclass with Concert Pianist George Lepauw on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 from 6:30pm - 8pm at the Brooklyn Music School, 126 Saint Felix Street, Brooklyn, NY....
Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir Releases Landmark 30th Album, Stages Free Public Concert Photo Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir Releases Landmark 30th Album, Stages Free Public Concert
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2018

When it comes to choirs, they've done it all. They've sold-out Madison Square Garden. They sang after James Taylor and before Beyonce at President Obama's second inaugural swearing-in ceremony. They've earned 11 Grammy Award nominations and won 6 of them. Millions of sales later, the legendary aggre...
Pre-Concert Lecture Announced for LA FRANCE V: LES SIX Photo Pre-Concert Lecture Announced for LA FRANCE V: LES SIX
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2018

Sylvia Kahan is Professor of Music at the Graduate Center and College of Staten Island, CUNY, where she is a member of both the Piano and Musicology faculties.  As a pianist, Dr. Kahan has performed as concerto soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician in all of New York's major halls and in concert...
Make Music Winter Sets 2017 Parade Lineup Across the Five Boroughs Photo Make Music Winter Sets 2017 Parade Lineup Across the Five Boroughs
by BWW News Desk - December 21, 2017

Make Music Winter, a free, outdoor music-making celebration held each Dec. 21 in New York City, today announced its full lineup of over a dozen participatory musical parades across the five boroughs....
Foundation for the Revival of Classical Culture to Present A CHRISTMAS CONCERT in Bro Photo Foundation for the Revival of Classical Culture to Present A CHRISTMAS CONCERT in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2017

The Foundation for the Revival of Classical Culture will present A Christmas Concert today, December 16, 2017 (Beethoven's 247th Birthday!) at 6 pm, at the Co-Cathedral of St. Joseph in Brooklyn, 856 Pacific Street, Brooklyn, NY....
NY Phil's New Music Series CONTACT! to Launch with Two NY Premieres Photo NY Phil's New Music Series CONTACT! to Launch with Two NY Premieres
by BWW News Desk - December 14, 2017

The ninth season of CONTACT!, the New York Philharmonic's new-music series, begins with Musicians from the New York Philharmonic performing two New York Premieres, Du Yun's Tattooed in Snow, for String Quartet (2015), and Fernanda Aoki Navarro's Parthenogenesis (2012)....
Make Music Winter Sets 2017 Parade Lineup Across the Five Boroughs Photo Make Music Winter Sets 2017 Parade Lineup Across the Five Boroughs
by BWW News Desk - December 05, 2017

Make Music Winter, a free, outdoor music-making celebration held each Dec. 21 in New York City, today announced its full lineup of over a dozen participatory musical parades across the five boroughs....
ICE to Play National Sawdust, Prototype Fest and More This Spring Photo ICE to Play National Sawdust, Prototype Fest and More This Spring
by BWW News Desk - November 20, 2017

The International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) announces their spring 2018 season in the New York area, all following the theme of celebrating composer relationships, both past and future....
Foundation for the Revival of Classical Culture to Present A CHRISTMAS CONCERT in Bro Photo Foundation for the Revival of Classical Culture to Present A CHRISTMAS CONCERT in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - November 20, 2017

The Foundation for the Revival of Classical Culture will present A Christmas Concert on Saturday, December 16, 2017 (Beethoven's 247th Birthday!) at 6 pm, at the Co-Cathedral of St. Joseph in Brooklyn, 856 Pacific Street, Brooklyn, NY....
PhiloSonia Presents LIAISONS I: THE SCHUMANNS & BRAHMS Photo PhiloSonia Presents LIAISONS I: THE SCHUMANNS & BRAHMS
by BWW News Desk - November 18, 2017

In four concerts, PhiloSonia's second season 'Liaisons' explores composers' friendships and the works they inspired....