Soprano Golda Schultz Makes Carnegie Hall Recital Debut With Pianist Jonathan WareSoprano Golda Schultz Makes Carnegie Hall Recital Debut With Pianist Jonathan Ware
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2019

On Friday, November 1, 2019 at 7:30pm, Carnegie Hall presents celebrated South African soprano Golda Schultz in her Carnegie Hall recital debut in Weill Recital Hall with frequent collaborator, pianist Jonathan Ware. Part of Carnegie Hall's series Great Singers III: Evenings of Song, the recital features Schubert's 'Der Morgenkuss,a?? 'Heimliches Lieben,' 'Der Vollmond strahlt auf Bergeshöh'n' (Romanze) from Rosamunde, and Suleika I and II; Richard Strauss' 'Morgen,' 'Heimliche Aufforderung,' 'Ruhe, meine Seele,' and 'Cäcilie;a?? Ravel's Shéhérazade; Amy Marcy Beach's Three Browning Songs, Op. 44; and John Carter's Cantata. (more...)

Soprano Golda Schultz Makes LA Debut In Two Performances With The Los Angeles PhilharmonicSoprano Golda Schultz Makes LA Debut In Two Performances With The Los Angeles Philharmonic
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2019

Celebrated South African soprano Golda Schultz makes her Los Angeles debut in two performances with the Los Angeles Philharmonic: Salonen & Sibelius led by Esa-Pekka Salonen on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 8:00pm and Beethoven's Ninth led by Gustavo Dudamel on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 2:00pm, both at Walt Disney Concert Hall. (more...)

The LA Phil Announces 2019/20 Inductees For Dudamel Fellowship ProgramThe LA Phil Announces 2019/20 Inductees For Dudamel Fellowship Program
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2019

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association has announced the four conductors who will participate in the 2019/20 Dudamel Fellowship Program: Hilo Carriel, Marta Gardolinska, Enluis Montes Olivar, and Anna Rakitina. Music & Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel, together with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, created the Dudamel Fellowship Program in 2009 to provide a unique opportunity for promising young conductors from around the world to develop their craft and enrich their musical experience through personal mentorship and participation in the LA Phil's orchestral, learning, and community programs. (more...)

Music Mountain Announces Artist And Program Change For June 9 ConcertMusic Mountain Announces Artist And Program Change For June 9 Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2019

Music Mountain announced that pianist Benjamin Hochman will replace pianist Peter Serkin in the opening concert of the Music Mountain Chamber Music Festival on Sunday, June 9 at 3:00 pm. Mr. Serkin is unable to perform due to illness. (more...)

Digital Album SOLOISTS OF THE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC Available for PreorderDigital Album SOLOISTS OF THE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC Available for Preorder
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2019

The New York Philharmonic's fourth album on Decca Gold, Universal Music Group's newly established US classical music label, will be released digitally on May 17, 2019, and is now available for preorder at this link. (more...)

Critically Acclaimed Israeli Pianist Inon Barnatan Performs Adventurous Program Of Piano Suites At The WallisCritically Acclaimed Israeli Pianist Inon Barnatan Performs Adventurous Program Of Piano Suites At The Wallis
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2019

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents pianist Inon Barnatan, recently named music director of the La Jolla's prestigious SummerFest, who makes his Wallis debut with an adventurous program of piano suites by Bach, Handel, Ligeti and others on Saturday, June 22, 2019, 7:30 pm, at The Wallis' Bram Goldsmith Theater. The solo recital features Handel's Chaconne in G Major, HWV, 442, Couperin's L'Atalante, Ravel's Rigaudon from Le Tombeau de Couperin, Bach's Allemande from Partita in D Major, BWV, 828, and Ades' Blanca Variations. Barnatan also performs Ligeti's Musica Ricercata, Nos. 11 & 10, Rameaus's Courante from Suite in A minor, RCT. 5, Barber's Fugue from Sonata for Piano, Op. 26, and Brahms' Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24. Celebrated for his poetic sensibility, musical intelligence and consummate artistry, Barnatan has been hailed by the New York Times as "one of the most admired pianists of his generation." A regular soloist with many of the world's foremost orchestras and conductors, the Israeli pianist recently completed his third and final season as the inaugural Artist-in-Association of the New York Philharmonic. He is the recipient of both the 2009 Avery Fisher Career Grant and Lincoln Center's Martin E. Segal Award, which recognizes "young artists of exceptional accomplishment." (more...)

The International Street Cannibals Presents SCHOENBERG DNA  With Pianist Conor Hanick, Soprano Ariadne Greif and Violinist Anna TsukervanikThe International Street Cannibals Presents SCHOENBERG DNA With Pianist Conor Hanick, Soprano Ariadne Greif and Violinist Anna Tsukervanik
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2019

The innovative new-music ensemble The International Street Cannibals (ISC) presents Schoenberg DNA a concert of vocal and chamber works featuring the brilliant duo of pianist Conor Hanick and soprano Ariadne Greif, with award-winning violinist Anna Tsukervanik. Centered around Schoenberg's radical musical ideas, the program will trace an evolutionary trajectory starting from Beethoven and Schumann, to Alma Maria Schindler-Mahler, to the Second Viennese School with Alban Berg and Anton Webern, all the way to the music of the great Hungarian composer Gy rgy Kurtag. Hanick and Greif will traverse a repertoire of art songs spanning from 1825 to 1908, and Tsukervanik will join Hanick to perform works for violin and piano by Webern and Kurt g. The concert is presented by The International Street Cannibals (ISC) and is a creation of Ariadne Greif, Conor Hanick, and ISC's founder/director Dan Barrett. (more...)

PREFORMANCES with Allison Charney Closes its 10th Season at Merkin Hall with MAY FLOWERSPREFORMANCES with Allison Charney Closes its 10th Season at Merkin Hall with MAY FLOWERS
by Sarah Hookey - Apr 9, 2019

PREFORMANCES with Allison Charney closes its 10th season on Monday, May 6th at 1:00pm at Merkin Hall with MAY FLOWERS, featuring operatic treasures, exuberant chamber music and two new works by living composers. (more...)

Los Angeles Philharmonic Association Announces Violinist Selected For LA Phil Resident Fellows ProgramLos Angeles Philharmonic Association Announces Violinist Selected For LA Phil Resident Fellows Program
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2019

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association announces that violinist Gabriela Pe a-Kim has been selected for the LA Phil Resident Fellows program. The program was launched during the 2018/19 season as a centerpiece initiative of the LA Phil's Centennial, with the purpose of creating a pathway towards a more diverse and inclusive orchestra of tomorrow. The fellowship is an excellence-based training program for superb early-career symphonic musicians representing or serving historically underrepresented populations. Its goal is to prepare these musicians to compete for, and win, positions in major professional orchestras. (more...)

The Cleveland Orchestra Announces 2019-20 SeasonThe Cleveland Orchestra Announces 2019-20 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2019

The Cleveland Orchestra and Music Director Franz Welser-M st announced details of their 2019-2020 season which encompasses 76 concerts over 26 weeks. One significant highlight includes a festival designed to explore music and art that was banned, marginalized, and destroyed during the Nazi's Degenerate Art movement, and the continuing impact of censorship on creative expression in society today. The festival will center on Alban Berg's Lulu, one of the 20th century's most influential operas, and includes partner programming with the area's notable arts institutions. (more...)

Carnegie Hall Notables Presents The 15th Annual NOTABLE OCCASIONCarnegie Hall Notables Presents The 15th Annual NOTABLE OCCASION
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2019

On Tuesday, April 23 at 7:00 p.m., Nicola and Beatrice Bulgari and the Carnegie Hall Notables-a membership and ticket program for music enthusiasts in their 20s and 30s-will host the 15th Annual Notable Occasion. This private performance in Zankel Hall for Carnegie Hall Notables and special guests features Carnegie Hall Perspectives artist pianist Yuja Wang in recital with Andreas Ottensamer, principal clarinetist of the legendary Berliner Philharmoniker. After the exclusive concert, Notables gather at Brasserie 8 ½ for a cocktail reception. The 15th Annual Notable Occasion is generously underwritten by Nicola and Beatrice Bulgari. (more...)

PREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY Continues its 10th SeasonPREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY Continues its 10th Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2019

PREFORMANCES with Allison Charney continues its 10th season on Monday, March 11th at 1:00pm at Merkin Hall with a program spanning the globe and the ages of chamber music composition. (more...)

Sebastian Currier's GHOST TRIO To Be Premiered By Anne-Sophie Mutter At Carnegie HallSebastian Currier's GHOST TRIO To Be Premiered By Anne-Sophie Mutter At Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

Composer Sebastian Currier's Ghost Trio, written for violinist and longtime champion of his music Anne-Sophie Mutter, receives its world premiere at Carnegie Hall on Tuesday, March 12 at 8:00 p.m. Performed by Ms. Mutter with cellist Daniel Muller-Schott and pianist Lambert Orkis, the work is a piano trio that explores the history and legacy of the genre through allusions to classic works. Ms. Mutter, Mr. Muller-Schott, and Mr. Orkis reprise the work at Chicago's Symphony Center on Sunday, March 17 at 3:00 p.m. (more...)

PREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY Continues 10th Season February 11PREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY Continues 10th Season February 11
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2019

PREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY continues its 10th season on Monday, February 11th at 7:30pm at Merkin Concert Hall.  (more...)

The Kentucky Center And KMEA Present Annual Gheens Great Expectations Concert, Featuring Cellist Anne RichardsonThe Kentucky Center And KMEA Present Annual Gheens Great Expectations Concert, Featuring Cellist Anne Richardson
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts and The Kentucky Music Educators Association (KMEA) are proud to present the annual Gheens Great Expectations Concert - a musical celebration featuring The Louisville Orchestra, The Louisville Youth Orchestra and renowned Gheens cellist Anne Richardson. The concert will take place on Wednesday, February 6 at 6:30 p.m. at The Kentucky Center's Whitney Hall. Gheens Great Expectations has an established 15-year history of identifying extraordinarily talented young musicians, many of whom rise to national and international prominence. The concert is free and open to the public. (more...)

PREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY Continues 10th Anniversary Season Dec. 3 at Merkin Concert HallPREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY Continues 10th Anniversary Season Dec. 3 at Merkin Concert Hall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2018

PREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY continues its 10th Anniversary Season Monday December 3 at 7:30 PM. Joining soprano and founder Allison Charney PREFORMANCES' roster of featured guests will include, Augusta Caso, Blair McMillen, Carol Wincenc, Kajsa William-Olsson and Daniel Panner. (more...)

BWW Interview: MEFISTOFELE is a Devil of a Hat-Trick for the Met's Rising Star Christian Van HornBWW Interview: MEFISTOFELE is a Devil of a Hat-Trick for the Met's Rising Star Christian Van Horn
by Richard Sasanow - Nov 19, 2018

I caught up with rising star bass-baritone Christian Van Horn the other day, to find out what the devil was going on with his starring role in the Met's first performance of Arrigo Boito's MEFISTOFELE in almost 20 years. Were you nervous as hell (pun intended) on the first night, I asked Van Horn, winner of this year's prestigious Richard Tucker Award, in your role as the Devil? (more...)

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

On Today, 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. AEQUA features a varied constellation of recent chamber pieces including large ensemble works Aequilibria (2014) and Illumine (2016) led by conductor and longtime ICE collaborator Steven Schick; small chamber works Spectra (2017), Sequences (2016), Reflections (2016), and Fields (2016); and Scape (2011) for solo piano performed by champion of Anna's music, Cory Smythe. Physical package includes both CD and Pure Audio Blu- ray with 9.1 Auro-3D, Dolby Atmos 5.1.4, and 5.1 Surround Sound versions, as well as the mShuttle application containing FLAC, WAV, and MP3 audio files. (more...)

NY Premiere Of Multimedia Version Of Handel's ISRAEL IN EGYPT Comes to Carnegie HallNY Premiere Of Multimedia Version Of Handel's ISRAEL IN EGYPT Comes to Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2018

MasterVoices and its 150 choristers opens its 77th season on Wednesday, November 28 at 8 pm at Carnegie Hall when the ensemble's Artistic Director Ted Sperling leads the New York premiere of a multi-media version of Handel's Israel in Egypt. The timely oratorio of exile and displacement is reflecting the biblical account of the heroic flight of Israelites enslaved in Pharaonic Egypt and their crossing the Red Sea.   (more...)

PREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY To Launch Tenth Anniversary Season On Monday October 22PREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY To Launch Tenth Anniversary Season On Monday October 22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2018

On Monday October 22 at New York City's acoustically renown Merkin Concert Hall, Kaufmann Music Center acclaimed opera singer, curator and host Allison Charney will welcome audiences to "PREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY" Tenth Anniversary Season. (more...)

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