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Austin-Based World Group ATASH and the St. Stephen's Global Ensemble to Perform at Carnegie Hall Monday 4/23 Austin-Based World Group ATASH and the St. Stephen's Global Ensemble to Perform at Carnegie Hall Monday 4/23
by TV News Desk - April 20, 2018

The St. Stephen's Global Ensemble, a touring chamber orchestra performing highly expressive and dramatic concerts of original music will perform with the award-winning Austin-based world music band ATASH at Carnegie Hall in New York City this Monday, April 23. The groups will be performing a four-pa... (more...)
Pavel Sporcl Leads 60th Anniversary Gala Concert Of Kocian Violin Competition Pavel Sporcl Leads 60th Anniversary Gala Concert Of Kocian Violin Competition
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2018

The leading Czech violinist and patron of the world's oldest violin competition for under-sixteens will lead a gala concert in Prague on April 25th, featuring a gathering of competition laureates.... (more...)
From Classical To Rock Benefit Concert to Feature Members from Goo Goo Dolls, Heart, Steelheart, & More, Hosted by Randy Jackson From Classical To Rock Benefit Concert to Feature Members from Goo Goo Dolls, Heart, Steelheart, & More, Hosted by Randy Jackson
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2018

After last year's incredible success, 'From Classical to Rock' has joined forces with the non-profit OC Music & Dance School to present a star-studded concert benefiting music education for Orange County communities. Hosted by Randy Jackson (American Idol, Bass player, TV personality) and headlined ... (more...)
Vocalist Tiffany Austin Celebrates the Spirit of African-American Culture on New Album UNBROKEN Set for June 1 Release Vocalist Tiffany Austin Celebrates the Spirit of African-American Culture on New Album UNBROKEN Set for June 1 Release
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2018

With the June 1st release of 'Unbroken,' on her Con Alma Music imprint, Tiffany Austin further solidifies her standing as one of the leading vocalists on the current international jazz scene.... (more...)
The 40th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival Announces Full Lineup The 40th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival Announces Full Lineup
by TV News Desk - April 18, 2018

The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is pleased to announce the 40th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival will be hosted from August 24–September 2 in Millennium Park, the Chicago Cultural Center (78 E. Washington St.) and at venues throughout the city. Among many featured h... (more...)
Grammy Nominated Nicholas Phan To Release New Solo Album ILLUMINATIONS This Friday, April 20 Grammy Nominated Nicholas Phan To Release New Solo Album ILLUMINATIONS This Friday, April 20
by TV News Desk - April 18, 2018

Nicholas Phan's new solo album for Avie Records – Illuminations – drops this Friday, April 20, on the heels of his 2018 Grammy nomination for Best Classical Solo Vocal Album. On the new recording, the tenor reunites with his long-time recital partner, pianist Myra Huang, besides joining forces with ... (more...)
Dimension To Mix FABRICLIVE 98, Exclusives from Skrillex, Chase & Status, Deadmau5, Metrik, Calyx & Teebee, & More Dimension To Mix FABRICLIVE 98, Exclusives from Skrillex, Chase & Status, Deadmau5, Metrik, Calyx & Teebee, & More
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2018

Dimension is a unique artist, carving his path to become a globally renowned producer and DJ, pushing his distinctive sound around the world without diluting the purity of his musical output. Who better, then, to helm FABRICLIVE 98. Released on 25 May, Dimension's mix will be preceded by a very spec... (more...)
Brooklyn Music School to Offer Free Masterclass with Concert Pianist George Lepauw May 8 Brooklyn Music School to Offer Free Masterclass with Concert Pianist George Lepauw May 8
by TV 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. Registration is free and is available HERE!... (more...)
Sony/ATV Music Publishing Signs Agreement with Independent Publishing & Record Company ABIAH Sony/ATV Music Publishing Signs Agreement with Independent Publishing & Record Company ABIAH
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2018

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed a global sub-publishing agreement with independent publishing and record company ABIAH.... (more...)
Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize For Music Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize For Music
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2018

According to Billboard, Kendrick Lamar has won the Pulitzer Prize for music. He makes history today with this feat, as the first musician to win for an album that is not classical or jazz. Read more about the win from Billboard here! ... (more...)
Max Richter's 8-hour Masterpiece SLEEP Comes to NYC May 4 & 5 Max Richter's 8-hour Masterpiece SLEEP Comes to NYC May 4 & 5
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2018

After a successful North American debut of the live performance of his 8-hour masterpiece SLEEP, Max Richter brings the “intoxicating” (NPR) performance to New York City for the first time, for two nights of performances on May 4 & 5 at Spring Studios (50 Varick Street, New York, NY 10013). Doors wi... (more...)
Daphne Guinness Shares New Track RIOT from Upcoming DAPHNE & THE GOLDEN CHORD Out April 20 Daphne Guinness Shares New Track RIOT from Upcoming DAPHNE & THE GOLDEN CHORD Out April 20
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2018

Daphne Guinness' “Riot,” the new single from her forthcoming album Daphne & The Golden Chord, debuts today. The full-length is set for release April 20 on Agent Anonyme/Absolute and will be available on CD and vinyl formats June 15.... (more...)
Top Keyboardist D'Laurent Smith to Release Debut Album TIME + SPACE April 15 Top Keyboardist D'Laurent Smith to Release Debut Album TIME + SPACE April 15
by TV News Desk - April 12, 2018

D'laurent Smith, one of the top keyboardists on the touring and recording circuit will release his debut album TIME + SPACE on April 15, 2018... (more...)
Cool Britannia Festival Welcomes Dr Haze's Freak Show at Knebworth Cool Britannia Festival Welcomes Dr Haze's Freak Show at Knebworth
by TV News Desk - April 11, 2018

This summer sees the launch of a brand new epic music festival Cool Britannia — which will take place at Knebworth — the stately home of rock.... (more...)
Andrew Bird Confirms New Orchestral Tour Dates This Fall Andrew Bird Confirms New Orchestral Tour Dates This Fall
by TV News Desk - April 10, 2018

Andrew Bird is set for a run of orchestral tour dates in select U.S. cities this fall, performing alongside the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, the Kansas City Symphony and the National Symphony Orchestra. The final shows of the tour in Washington, DC mark Bird's Kenne... (more...)
UK's Debut Album To Be Released On Limited Edition 180 Gram Vinyl UK's Debut Album To Be Released On Limited Edition 180 Gram Vinyl
by TV News Desk - April 10, 2018

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of UK's critically acclaimed self-titled debut record released on Polydor in 1978, Eddie Jobson is making this seminal album available on vinyl for the first time since its original release. It will be released on April 21st, and available exclusively to Record Store... (more...)
San Diego Symphony Announces 2018-2019 Season Featuring First Concerts Conducted by Rafael Payare as Music Director San Diego Symphony Announces 2018-2019 Season Featuring First Concerts Conducted by Rafael Payare as Music Director
by BWW News Desk - April 09, 2018

Rafael Payare's highly anticipated inaugural concerts as San Diego Symphony's Music Director Designate take place as part of the annual January Festival. It will mark his only Jacobs Masterworks appearance this season and will feature acclaimed cellist Alisa Weilerstein and the orchestra's first-eve... (more...)
National Chorale to Present Beethoven's Symphony #9 This Friday, April 13 National Chorale to Present Beethoven's Symphony #9 This Friday, April 13
by TV News Desk - April 09, 2018

National Chorale, New York's premier professional choral company, under the Artistic Direction of Everett McCorvey, continues its 2017-2018 Season at Lincoln Center with Beethoven Symphony #9 on Friday, April 13, 2018 at 8pm at the David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Linc... (more...)
Ecstatic Music Fest Presents Patrick Zimmerli Quartet CD Release Concert 4/14 Ecstatic Music Fest Presents Patrick Zimmerli Quartet CD Release Concert 4/14
by TV News Desk - April 09, 2018

Completing a 25-year compositional arc, saxophonist-composer Patrick Zimmerli releases his new jazz suite Clockworks (Songlines) following the release in 2016 of his first quartet's 1992 recording Shores Against Silence (with Kevin Hays, Larry Grenadier and Tom Rainey). Both records feature rhythmic... (more...)
Grammy Winning Composer Eric Whitacre Signs Worldwide Publishing Agreement With Boosey & Hawkes Grammy Winning Composer Eric Whitacre Signs Worldwide Publishing Agreement With Boosey & Hawkes
by TV News Desk - April 09, 2018

The Grammy® Award-winning composer and conductor Eric Whitacre has signed a new long-term publishing agreement with Boosey & Hawkes covering future compositions and a collection of works for chorus, orchestra and wind ensemble.... (more...)
Pianist/Composer Yelena Eckemoff Evokes Mystery & Allure of Arabian Desert on Quartet Outing Pianist/Composer Yelena Eckemoff Evokes Mystery & Allure of Arabian Desert on Quartet Outing "Desert," Set for Release May 4
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2018

It takes a discerning eye, or in this case ear, to envision the desert as more than a vast, arid wasteland. Pianist/composer Yelena Eckemoff succeeds in musically portraying many of this daunting environment's mysteries and its boundless allure on her new recording, "Desert", to be release... (more...)
Acclaimed Pianist Lara Downes Joins Yamaha Artist Roster Acclaimed Pianist Lara Downes Joins Yamaha Artist Roster
by BWW News Desk - April 06, 2018

Yamaha Artist Services New York announced that Lara Downes has joined the company's impressive roster of artists. 'We are delighted Lara has chosen Yamaha pianos and keyboards to be her partner on the concert stage, in the recording studio and for all her musical adventures for many years to come,' ... (more...)
The Turbans to Release Debut Self Titled Album on  Six Degrees Records Tomorrow The Turbans to Release Debut Self Titled Album on Six Degrees Records Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2018

In a politically divided time it's hard to imagine a band comprised of members from across Europe and the Levant as not being inherently progressive. The Turbans, whose self-titled debut album will be released on March 23 (Six Degrees Records), features musicians with roots in Turkey, Bulgaria, Isra... (more...)
First Nation Composer Jeremy Dutcher Shares New Album on Billboard, LP Out Tomorrow First Nation Composer Jeremy Dutcher Shares New Album on Billboard, LP Out Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2018

Jeremy Dutcher is a Toronto-based performer, composer, and classically trained operatic tenor. He is also a member of indigenous community, Tobique First Nation, and will release his debut album, Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa (Our Maliseet Songs), on April 6th, 2018. Today, he shares the exclusive firs... (more...)
Cape Francis Shares New Video For IDITAROD Filmed in Alaska Cape Francis Shares New Video For IDITAROD Filmed in Alaska
by BWW News Desk - April 04, 2018

New York's Cape Francis have just shared their gorgeous debut video for their single 'Iditarod' which you can stream now via Vevo!... (more...)