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Pianist Ursula Oppens Gives Recitals, Masterclasses, And Serves And More, Summer 2022 Photo Pianist Ursula Oppens Gives Recitals, Masterclasses, And Serves And More, Summer 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 26, 2022

This year the highly regarded pianist Ursula Oppens returns to multiple summer music festivals in Europe and the United States. She will be giving recitals, participating as juror, and leading masterclasses.

Curtis Institute Of Music Announces The 2022‚Ä"23 Season: Made With Love Photo Curtis Institute Of Music Announces The 2022‚Ä"23 Season: Made With Love
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 20, 2022

The 2022‚Äď23 season begins at the Curtis Institute of Music this October, with dynamic programming that includes orchestra, opera, and chamber music concerts, and recitals, totaling more than 150 performances in Philadelphia through May 2023.

Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Partners With Razom For Ukraine For Benefit Concert Photo Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Partners With Razom For Ukraine For Benefit Concert
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 30, 2022

Salon/Sanctuary Concerts will lift its voice to help Razom for Ukraine provide urgently needed humanitarian relief where it is desperately needed in Kyiv, Kharkiv, Sumy, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, Odesa, Dnipro, and Zaporizhzhia.

OPERA America Offers Glimpses Into American Opera Over Past Half-Century In Newly Rel Photo OPERA America Offers Glimpses Into American Opera Over Past Half-Century In Newly Released Oral History Project
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022

OPERA America invites opera appreciators and professionals to explore a new collection of anecdotes, memories, and reflections on the past half-century of opera in the United States.

Long Beach Opera to Stage and Release Recording of THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE Photo Long Beach Opera to Stage and Release Recording of THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE
by Marissa Tomeo - May 29, 2022

Long Beach Opera announced today that in addition to two performances of Anthony Davis’ Pulitzer Prize winning opera The Central Park Five that they premiered in 2019, LBO will create the world premiere recording of the piece, which will be released this fall. Additionally, LBO released details about two summer programs that will occur on subsequent weekends in July; LBO: ON DISPLAY and the inaugural Long Beach Opera Film Festival. Tickets and information at longbeachopera.org.

Tulsa Opera's GREENWOOD OVERCOMES To Be Broadcast Nationally Photo Tulsa Opera's GREENWOOD OVERCOMES To Be Broadcast Nationally
by A.A. Cristi - May 17, 2022

Public media producer GBH presents Greenwood Overcomes, a special two-hour radio broadcast of the Tulsa Opera's 2021 concert commemorating the centennial of the Tulsa Race Massacre.

American Guild of Musical Artists and Stage Directors and Choreographers Society Anno Photo American Guild of Musical Artists and Stage Directors and Choreographers Society Announce New Partnership
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2022

Today, the American Guild of Musical Artists, AFL-CIO (AGMA) and Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC) have announced a reciprocal agreement that will build on and strengthen the existing partnership between the two national labor unions.

The Boston Modern Orchestra Project and Odyssey Opera Present the New England Premier Photo The Boston Modern Orchestra Project and Odyssey Opera Present the New England Premiere of MALCOLM X Opera
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2022

The Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP) and Odyssey Opera, two of today's leading innovators on the classical musical scene, present the New England premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Anthony Davis's seminal opera X: The Life and Times of Malcolm X (1986) on June 17, 2022, at the Strand Theatre.

Baritone Will Liverman Wins The Metropolitan Opera's 2022 Beverly Sills Artist Award Photo Baritone Will Liverman Wins The Metropolitan Opera's 2022 Beverly Sills Artist Award
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

The Metropolitan Opera has named baritone Will Liverman the winner of the 2022 Beverly Sills Artist Award. The annual $50,000 award recognizes extraordinarily gifted singers with rising Met careers.

Pianist Stewart Goodyear Returns To Chamber Music Detroit Stage With Concerts In Gros Photo Pianist Stewart Goodyear Returns To Chamber Music Detroit Stage With Concerts In Grosse Pointe & Pontiac May 6 & 7
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 26, 2022

Multi-talented pianist, improviser and composer Stewart Goodyear returns to Chamber Music Detroit with concerts at Christ Church Grosse Pointe on Friday, May 6 at 8 PM, and at the Flagstar Strand Theatre in Pontiac on Saturday, May 7 at 8 PM.¬† His wide-ranging program includes works by Jennifer Higdon, Anthony Davis, Claude Debussy, Franz Liszt, plus the Midwest premiere of ‚ÄúPhoenix,‚ÄĚ a new work by Goodyear himself.¬†

Ali Stroker, Daniel J. Watts & More to Star in Danai Gurira Led RICHARD III at Free S Photo Ali Stroker, Daniel J. Watts & More to Star in Danai Gurira Led RICHARD III at Free Shakespeare in the Park
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 25, 2022

The Public Theater announced complete casting for the Free Shakespeare in the Park production of RICHARD III, kicking off the 60th Anniversary Season at The Delacorte Theater.

Long Beach Opera Announces Four Upcoming 2022 Productions Photo Long Beach Opera Announces Four Upcoming 2022 Productions
by Stephi Wild - Apr 21, 2022

Long Beach Opera has programmed four upcoming performances and events ‚Äď including two new productions as originally announced -- Giustino by G.F. Handel at the sculpture garden and within the galleries at Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) directed by Artistic Director James Darrah and conducted by Music Director Christopher Rountree, with new adaptations and arrangements by composer Shelley Washington on May 21, 22, and 28; followed by The Central Park Five by Anthony Davis & Richard Wesley conducted by Anthony Parnther at Jordan Auditorium in Long Beach on June 18, 19 and 25.

Boston Symphony Orchestra Announces 2022-2023 Season Photo Boston Symphony Orchestra Announces 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022

The 2022‚Äď23¬†Boston Symphony Orchestra¬†season, under the direction of¬†Andris Nelsons, will present¬†a spectrum of performers and musical styles, spotlighting some of classical music‚Äôs most vibrant artists. Find out what shows are included and how to get tickets.

Opera San José Names Semi-Finalists for Irene Dalis Vocal Competition Photo Opera San José Names Semi-Finalists for Irene Dalis Vocal Competition
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 9, 2022

This May, Opera San José will play host to the nation’s next generation of opera stars during its Irene Dalis Vocal Competition, named for the internationally-acclaimed mezzo-soprano who founded Opera San José.

Ensemble Studio Theatre & the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Announce the 2022 First Ligh Photo Ensemble Studio Theatre & the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Announce the 2022 First Light Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 25, 2022

ENSEMBLE STUDIO THEATRE along with The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation have announced the lineup for the 2022 First Light Festival, part of the EST/Sloan Project to develop plays exploring science and technology.  

Musica Sacra Announces Three Performances for Spring 2022 Photo Musica Sacra Announces Three Performances for Spring 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 2, 2022

Musica Sacra, Kent Tritle, Music Director, performs in three concerts this spring whose variety is emblematic of its identity as New York’s elite professional chorus.

LA Phil Presents World Premiere By Wadada Leo Smith, March 8 Photo LA Phil Presents World Premiere By Wadada Leo Smith, March 8
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 1, 2022

A new work by groundbreaking composer and trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith, commissioned by the Los Angeles Philharmonic will be premiered on Tuesday, March 8, 2022.  

Pianist Ursula Oppens To Be Featured At Music Teachers' National Association's  Virtu Photo Pianist Ursula Oppens To Be Featured At Music Teachers' National Association's Virtual Conference
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2022

The internationally acclaimed American pianist Ursula Oppens is participating in the Music Teachers' National Association's 2022 Virtual Conference Tuesday, March 29, 2022, for an online advanced piano masterclass at 9:15 a.m., and an online solo piano recital at 8:00 p.m.

Portland Opera Presents The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Opera THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE Photo Portland Opera Presents The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Opera THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 18, 2022

Portland Opera continues the 2021/22 season with¬†The Central Park Five, composed by Anthony Davis with a libretto by Richard Wesley. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Music in 2020,¬†The Central Park Five¬†is set in New York City in the late 80s‚ÄĒwhen five Black and Latino teenagers were falsely accused of rape and assault and coerced into confession. Their high-profile case spiraled out of control, turning the accused, and their families, into victims of prejudice and grave injustice.¬†¬†

Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center to Present COMPOSERS IN FOCUS: Mary Kouyoumdj Photo Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center to Present COMPOSERS IN FOCUS: Mary Kouyoumdjian
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 14, 2022

On Wednesday, March 30, 2022 at 6:30pm, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center will present Composers in Focus, a digital event celebrating Armenian-American composer and documentarian Mary Kouyoumdjian.

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