CLASSICAL MUSIC MUSIC COVERAGE

International Contemporary Ensemble Performs Anna Thorvaldsdottir In New Release, AEQUA, On Sono Luminus International Contemporary Ensemble Performs Anna Thorvaldsdottir In New Release, AEQUA, On Sono Luminus
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

On Friday, November 16, 2018, Sono Luminus Records releases AEQUA, the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE)'s highly anticipated second portrait album of the music of composer Anna Thorvaldsdottir.... (more...)
Works & Process At The Guggenheim Presents Charles Wuorinen At 80 With Goeyvaerts String Trio Works & Process At The Guggenheim Presents Charles Wuorinen At 80 With Goeyvaerts String Trio
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2018

Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim,presents Charles Wuorinen at 80 with Goeyvaerts String Trio on Monday, October 29, 2018 at 7:30pm.... (more...)
Momenta Festival at Americas Society Oct. 15 & 17 Momenta Festival at Americas Society Oct. 15 & 17
by BWW News Desk - October 12, 2018

The MetLife Foundation Music of the Americas Concert Series is pleased to host Momenta Quartet for the fourth edition of their annual festival of new music. On October 15, Momenta will perform Ocean Breakup, a program curated by violist Stephanie Griffin. On October 17, violinist Emilie-Anne Gendron... (more...)
Terry Pazmiño, Ecuadorian Guitarist To Join The MAC on November 10 & 11 Terry Pazmiño, Ecuadorian Guitarist To Join The MAC on November 10 & 11
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2018

Terry Pazmiño, a Classic concertist born in Quito, Ecuador, will offer a performance at Milford Arts Council, the MAC on November 10th at 8pm and a Master Class on November 11th at 2pm. The Saturday performance will include music of Latin American, works by Barrios, Lauro, Sagreras, Pazmiño, Piazzol... (more...)
Roger Jaeger Releases Third Album FALL OFF THE EARTH Roger Jaeger Releases Third Album FALL OFF THE EARTH
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2018

Indie pop recording artist,Roger Jaeger, is set to release his third album, FALL OFF THE EARTH.* The independent recording project, featuring 11 original tracks, will be distributed by ONErpm and available via all digital and streaming outlets (Amazon, iTunes, Spotify, Pandora, Rhapsody, etc.) on Fr... (more...)
80 Years After Kristallnacht, Classical Concert in NY will Commemorate Nazis' Victims 80 Years After Kristallnacht, Classical Concert in NY will Commemorate Nazis' Victims
by BWW News Desk - October 09, 2018

Stephen Wise Free Synagogue and its Anti-Semitism Task Force will host a concert this Oct. 28 to commemorate 80 years since “Kristallnacht,” the Nazi pogrom against German Jews. The Madison String Quartet, pianist Itay Goren, and baritoneSteven Scheschareg will pay musical tribute to the Nazis' vict... (more...)
Fathom Events Presents Exclusive One-Night U.S. Screening of 'HYMN: Sarah Brightman In Concert' on November 8 Fathom Events Presents Exclusive One-Night U.S. Screening of 'HYMN: Sarah Brightman In Concert' on November 8
by BWW News Desk - October 09, 2018

From Fathom Events, "HYMN: Sarah Brightman In Concert" full length theatrical performance will hit cinemas in the U.S. on November 8 for a special one-night screening, including excusive behind-the-curtain content. The cinematic event will coincide with the global release of Brightman's new album "H... (more...)
Kyo-Shin-An Arts 10th Anniversary Season Continues on October 28 with CRIMSON LEAVES Kyo-Shin-An Arts 10th Anniversary Season Continues on October 28 with CRIMSON LEAVES
by BWW News Desk - October 09, 2018

Kyo-Shin-An Arts continues its 10th anniversary season with a concert titled Crimson Leaves on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 4pm at Tenri Cultural Institute (43A West 13th Street, NYC), which features the Boston-based, inspiring young piano trio Neave Piano Trio and KSA Artistic Director,Shakuhachi Gr... (more...)
BWW Interview: Composer David Majzlin Talks Musical Tale BEL CANTO BWW Interview: Composer David Majzlin Talks Musical Tale BEL CANTO
by Julie Musbach - October 09, 2018

David Majzlin is a highly accomplished composer writing for entertainment projects such as Mozart in the Jungle, Sunshine Cleaning, Ugly Betty, and The Tony Awards. He recently wrapped on the new film Bel Canto and took a moment to chat about his contribution to the film.... (more...)
Jessie Munro Releases New EP 'On My Own' Jessie Munro Releases New EP 'On My Own'
by BWW News Desk - October 08, 2018

Twenty-three year-old Toronto born, Los Angeles based artist Jessie Munro has been mesmerizing audiences worldwide, with her stunning soulful vocals and sleek, modern-electro R&B/pop. Finding her start in classical music and musical theatre, Munro went on to attend the prestigious Berklee College of... (more...)
Flobots Celebrate 10th Anniversary Of Breakout Album FIGHT WITH TOOLS Flobots Celebrate 10th Anniversary Of Breakout Album FIGHT WITH TOOLS
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2018

Today, alternative hip-hop band Flobots celebrate the 10th anniversary of the release of their breakthrough debut album Fight With Tools. Released ten years ago during the frenzy of the 2008 election season, the album defied categorization, weaving conscious hip-hop lyrics and classical viola solos ... (more...)
Trey Pollard (Natalie Prass, Foxygen) Shares Track from Matthew E. White-Produced Debut Trey Pollard (Natalie Prass, Foxygen) Shares Track from Matthew E. White-Produced Debut
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2018

Trey Pollard (Spacebomb Records' in-house arranger; Natalie Prass, Foxygen, Helado Negro, Matthew E. White, Bedouine, S-Town podcast) is excited to share 'Fixed Ideas I,' the next single from his contemporary classical debut album Antiphone. Produced by Matthew E. White, Antiphone will be released o... (more...)
Five Boroughs Music Festival Presents 'Corónica: An Empire of Silver and Gold' Five Boroughs Music Festival Presents 'Corónica: An Empire of Silver and Gold'
by TV News Desk - October 04, 2018

Five Boroughs Music Festival (5BMF) and GEMAS (Gotham Early Music Scene / Americas Society) present Corónica, a collective of musicians from Canada, Colombia, Cuba, Argentina and the US, in An Empire of Silver and Gold on Monday, November 5, 2018 at 7:00pm at St. Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church... (more...)
American Composers Orchestra Honors PHENOMENAL WOMEN at Carnegie Hall American Composers Orchestra Honors PHENOMENAL WOMEN at Carnegie Hall
by TV News Desk - October 04, 2018

American Composers Orchestra (ACO) will open its 2018-2019 season with a concert honoring Phenomenal Women presented by Carnegie Hall in Zankel Hall on Friday, November 2, 2018 at 7:30pm. The performance, conducted by ACO Music Director George Manahan, will feature the world premiere of Valerie Cole... (more...)
New Orchestral Piece at Carnegie Hall Honors Maya Angelou, Serena Williams, Michelle Obama and More New Orchestral Piece at Carnegie Hall Honors Maya Angelou, Serena Williams, Michelle Obama and More
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2018

American Composers Orchestra (ACO) will open its 2018-2019 season with a concert honoring Phenomenal Women presented by Carnegie Hall in Zankel Hall on Friday, November 2, 2018 at 7:30pm. The performance, conducted by ACO Music Director George Manahan, will feature the world premiere of Valerie Cole... (more...)
The Jewish Museum and Bang on a Can Present Jenny Lin The Jewish Museum and Bang on a Can Present Jenny Lin
by TV News Desk - October 04, 2018

Bang on a Can and the Jewish Museum's 2018-2019 concert season, pairing innovative music with the Museum's exhibitions and showcasing leading female performers and composers, continues on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 7:30pm.... (more...)
FROGTOWN LIVE! Comes To Lakewood Center For The Arts FROGTOWN LIVE! Comes To Lakewood Center For The Arts
by BWW News Desk - October 03, 2018

Lakewood Theatre Company, in association with FROGTOWN, Oregon's Socially Conscious Entertainment Company, will be presenting the musical show FROGTOWN LIVE! on the Headlee Mainstage at Lakewood Center for the Arts in Lake Oswego, Oregon on Saturday, October 13 at 1:00 PM. There will be books and CD... (more...)
IMG Artists Announces 36-City 2019 North American Tour, 'We Shall Overcome Featuring Damien Sneed' IMG Artists Announces 36-City 2019 North American Tour, 'We Shall Overcome Featuring Damien Sneed'
by BWW News Desk - October 03, 2018

IMG Artists, today's leading global performing arts management agency, announces a 36-city North American tour with multi-genre recording artist Damien Sneed. The Sphinx Medal of Excellence recipient will bring his brand of classical, jazz, and gospel music to 'We Shall Overcome: A Celebration of Dr... (more...)
Gary Calamar Joins 88.5 FMLos Angeles Gary Calamar Joins 88.5 FMLos Angeles
by TV News Desk - October 03, 2018

Acclaimed veteran radio host and music supervisor Gary Calamarwill join 88.5FMLos Angeles beginning this Sunday, October 7. His show will debut from 5:00-7:00 PM in its weekly time slot.Calamar previously manned the helm on-air at KCRW-FM on Sundays for 25 years.... (more...)
City Winery Chicago Announces Musiq Soulchild, Bobby McFerrin and More City Winery Chicago Announces Musiq Soulchild, Bobby McFerrin and More
by TV News Desk - October 02, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces neo-soul/R&B innovator Musiq Soulchild, jazz vocalist Bobby McFerrin (“Don't Worry, Be Happy”) and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, October 4 at noon.All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.... (more...)
Italian Prog Ensemble Syndone To Release Seventh Album 'Mysoginia' Italian Prog Ensemble Syndone To Release Seventh Album 'Mysoginia'
by BWW News Desk - October 02, 2018

Much to the excitement of Prog fans worldwide, Italian ensemble Syndone is releasing their seventh album “Mysoginia”! Born in 1989, in the wake of the second progressive wave, Syndone – led by Nik Comoglio – have delved into every aspect of niche music during their first quarter of a century. Seven ... (more...)
Houston Chamber Choir Signed to Signum Classics Record Label Houston Chamber Choir Signed to Signum Classics Record Label
by TV News Desk - October 02, 2018

Houston Chamber Choir has just been signed to Signum Classics, a highly prestigious British record label which will release the company's fifth CD in April 2019 featuring the complete choral works of 20th century French composer Maurice Duruflé with renowned organist Ken Cowan of Rice University. Si... (more...)
Early Bird Tickets on Sale for COOL BRITANNIA FESTIVAL Early Bird Tickets on Sale for COOL BRITANNIA FESTIVAL
by TV News Desk - October 02, 2018

Following a fantastic premiere earlier this summer, Cool Britannia Festival will be back at Knebworth in 2019. The festival will take place at the stately home of rock from Friday 30th August – Sunday 1st September 2019.... (more...)
Don McLean Signs $4.5 Million Administration Deal With Universal Music Publishing Group Don McLean Signs $4.5 Million Administration Deal With Universal Music Publishing Group
by TV News Desk - October 01, 2018

Legendary American singer, songwriter, and performer Don McLean recently signed a third extension to his ongoing administration deal with Universal Music Publishing Group, worth $4.5 Million. McLean, whose relationship with UMPG goes back to 1990, had this to say on the deal, 'Universal has done a g... (more...)
Slash Ft. Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators Announced Upcoming Shows Slash Ft. Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators Announced Upcoming Shows
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2018

SLASH and his band, SLASH FT MYLES KENNEDY AND THE CONSPIRATORS have released the new video for “Driving Rain ”—which features a hilarious live-action, animated adventure with ragdoll puppets--the first single off their new album LIVING THE DREAM today, September 25.  Watch the official video for “D... (more...)