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Shriver Hall Concert Series Announces Updated Fall Programming Photo Shriver Hall Concert Series Announces Updated Fall Programming
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

a??a??a??a??a??a??a??Shriver Hall Concert Series (SHCS) - Baltimore's premier presenter of chamber music ensembles and solo recitalists - today announces its updated fall programming, featuring a three-concert virtual series.

Sarasota Concert Association Announces Update For 2021 Great Performers Series Photo Sarasota Concert Association Announces Update For 2021 Great Performers Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2020

Joy McIntyre, the president of Sarasota Concert Associationa??s board of directors, today announced a revision to the 2021 Great Performers Series season. The season originally featured six concerts, from January 14 through March 16; it will now begin in February with three concerts. 

The Gilmore Announces 2020��"21 Virtual Concert Season Photo The Gilmore Announces 2020��"21 Virtual Concert Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2020

Gilmore Director Pierre van der Westhuizen today announced plans for The Gilmore's 2020a?'21 virtual concert season, webcast from September 20 to May 16.

Musicians Foundation To Receive $25,000 Grant From The National Endowment For The Art Photo Musicians Foundation To Receive $25,000 Grant From The National Endowment For The Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2020

The Musicians Foundation is honored to announce that it has been granted a generous Art Works award of $25,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Musicians Foundation Receives 25K NEA Grant Photo Musicians Foundation Receives 25K NEA Grant
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020

The Musicians Foundation is honored to announce that it has been granted a generous Art Works award of $25,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts. 

American Pianists Association Awards 50K To Five Awards Finalists Photo American Pianists Association Awards 50K To Five Awards Finalists
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020

In response to the dire situation that musicians are living in, and in accordance with its mission to support and promote young American pianists, American Pianists Association's (APA's) President/CEO and Artistic Director Joel Harrison and its board of directors have awarded each of the five 2021 American Pianists Awards finalists-Dominic Cheli, Kenny Broberg, Mackenzie Melemed, Michael Davidman and Sahun Sam Hong -a cash prize of $50,000 before they even begin the Awards public adjudication process.

BWW Interview: Tomer Lev & Idith Ziv of THE RUBENSTEIN VIRTUAL PIANO FESTIVAL at Clai Photo BWW Interview: Tomer Lev & Idith Ziv of THE RUBENSTEIN VIRTUAL PIANO FESTIVAL at Clairmont Recital Hall. Tel Aviv
by Peter Danish - May 11, 2020

BWW Interview: Tomer Lev & Idith Ziv of THE RUBENSTEIN VIRTUAL PIANO FESTIVAL at Clairmont Recital Hall. Tel Aviv

Arthur Rubinstein Competition Joins With The Buchmann-Mehta School To Create a Virt Photo Arthur Rubinstein Competition Joins With The Buchmann-Mehta School To Create a Virtual Pianofest
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2020

The Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Master Competition, due to hold its 16th edition this year, has, like so many other arts events, had to cancel due to social distancing restrictions put in place related to the novel coronavirus. Instead, however, the storied Tel Aviv-based competition and the memory of its legendary dedicatee will be celebrated with the 'Arthur Rubinstein Virtual PianoFest', a partnership between the Rubinstein Competition and the Buchmann-Mehta School Of Music at Tel Aviv University (BMSM), in conjunction with Haaretz newspaper. Joint Artistic Directors are Idith Zvi, Director of the Arthur Rubinstein International Music Society, and Tomer Lev, Director of the Buchmann-Mehta School of Music (Lev will also host some of the livestreamed concerts).

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 23- with Rachel Tucker, Joe Iconis and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 23- with Rachel Tucker, Joe Iconis and More!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020

Today (April 23) in live streaming:Stars in the House celebrate Variety Thursday, Ben Cameron counts down songs about the earth, and so much more!

LIVE WITH CARNEGIE HALL Continues This Spring With Joshua Bell, Ute Lemper, Emanuel A Photo LIVE WITH CARNEGIE HALL Continues This Spring With Joshua Bell, Ute Lemper, Emanuel Ax and More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2020

In coming weeks, Carnegie Hall continues its new online series Live with Carnegie Hall with new original programming designed to connect world-class artists with musical lovers everywhere, features live musical performances, storytelling, and conversations that offer deeper insights into great music and behind-the-scenes personal perspectives.

Pianist Ory Shihor Performs Beethoven's Most Beloved Sonatas At The Wallis Photo Pianist Ory Shihor Performs Beethoven's Most Beloved Sonatas At The Wallis
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2020

Acclaimed Israeli-American pianist Ory Shihor performs Beethoven's Most Beloved Sonatas, including four of the composers most cherished sonatas, when he returns to the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, April 4, 2020, 7:30 pm, at The Wallis' Bram Goldsmith Theater. The “boldly individualistic” pianist (The New York Times) is featured on Beethoven's exquisite Pathetique, Moonlight, Tempest and Appassionata and also provides some of his own personal observations about the sonatas. As the world celebrates the 250th Anniversary of Beethoven's birth, the program illuminates the composer's extraordinary musical influence.

The Wallis Presents ORY SHIHOR, PIANO: Performing Beethoven's Most Beloved Sonatas Photo The Wallis Presents ORY SHIHOR, PIANO: Performing Beethoven's Most Beloved Sonatas
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2020

Acclaimed Israeli-American pianist Ory Shihor performs Beethoven's Most Beloved Sonatas, including four of the composers most cherished sonatas, when he returns to the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, April 4, 2020, 7:30 pm, at The Wallis' Bram Goldsmith Theater. The a?oeboldly individualistica?? pianist (The New York Times) is featured on Beethoven's exquisite Pathetique, Moonlight, Tempest and Appassionata and also provides some of his own personal observations about the sonatas. As the world celebrates the 250th Anniversary of Beethoven's birth, the program illuminates the composer's extraordinary musical influence.

Peace Center Announces 2019-2020 Peace Interludes; Free Programs Open To All Photo Peace Center Announces 2019-2020 Peace Interludes; Free Programs Open To All
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2019

For the second year, the Peace Center invites audiences to dive deeper into the artistic works heading to the main stage through Peace Interludes. These FREE musical happy hours hosted by Peace Center Artist-in-Residence Igor Begelman pair a musical facet of an upcoming performance with a featured beverage for a multi-sensory sip, listen and learn experience. The featured beverages are available for purchase.

Key Pianists Returns To Weill Recital Hall At Carnegie Hall Photo Key Pianists Returns To Weill Recital Hall At Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2019

The imaginative and increasingly important Key Pianists concert series, founded by pianist Terry Eder in 2015, embarks on its fifth season with a recital by James Dick, whom American Record Guide lauded for his 'patrician civility and lucid, beautiful sonority', on Thursday evening, October 10, 2019, at 7:30 pm at Carnegie Hall's Weill Recital Hall.

Pianist Ching-Yun Hu to Play Solo Concert at the Kimmel Center August 2 Photo Pianist Ching-Yun Hu to Play Solo Concert at the Kimmel Center August 2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2019

World-renowned pianist Ching-Yun Hu, the founder and director of the Philadelphia Young Pianists' Academy (PYPA), will have her solo debut performance in the Perelman Theater in the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, 300 S. Broad Street in Philadelphia on August 2 at 7:30 p.m.

Classical Stars And Shanghai Circus On Sale Friday at BergenPAC Photo Classical Stars And Shanghai Circus On Sale Friday at BergenPAC
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2019

New shows on sale at bergenPAC: Emanuel Ax Classical Recital with The Elisabeth Morrow School Orchestra on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020 at 8 p.m.; New Shanghai Circus on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020 at 8 p.m.; Sir James Galway on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 8 p.m.; Kyung Wha Chung on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 7 p.m.

Boston Symphony Orchestra Returns to Carnegie Hall for Two March Concerts Photo Boston Symphony Orchestra Returns to Carnegie Hall for Two March Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2019

The Boston Symphony Orchestra returns to Carnegie Hall this March for two back-to-back programs in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage. In an all-Richard Strauss program on Tuesday, March 19 at 8:00 p.m., music director and conductor Andris Nelsons and the BSO are joined by world-renowned soprano Renee Fleming for the closing scene in the composer's final opera, Capriccio, on a program also including the Sextet and Moonlight Music from that opera, as well as the tone poem Also sprach Zarathustra.

Boston Symphony Orchestra's Live Recording Of Busoni Piano Concerto To Be Released By Photo Boston Symphony Orchestra's Live Recording Of Busoni Piano Concerto To Be Released By Myrios Classic
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2019

Pianist Kirill Gerstein has long championed the music of Ferruccio Busoni (1866–1924), and this spring marks his most ambitious engagement with the composer's work—a live recording of Busoni's monumental Piano Concerto with the Boston Symphony Orchestra and men of the Tanglewood Festival Chorus, conducted by Sakari Oramo. The album, whose ties to Boston also extend to Mr. Gerstein and the composer himself, is released by Myrios Classics digitally on Friday, March 1 and on disc in North America on Friday, March 15. Pre-orders are currently available via Amazon.

Kirill Gerstein Performs N.Y. Premiere Of Thomas Ad S's Piano Concerto With Boston Sy Photo Kirill Gerstein Performs N.Y. Premiere Of Thomas Ad S's Piano Concerto With Boston Symphony,
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

In addition to performing masterworks from past centuries at major halls and with leading ensembles worldwide, pianist Kirill Gerstein has a deep interest in the music of our time, including that of composer Thomas Ad s, with whom he has formed a close artistic relationship and performs together twice next month at Carnegie Hall. On Wednesday, March 20 at 8:00 p.m., Mr. Gerstein gives the New York premiere of a new piano concerto composed for him by Mr. Ad s on commission from the Boston Symphony Orchestra, which performs the work under the baton of the composer, who is the BSO's Artistic Partner. The concerto is the second work on the program, which opens with Liszt's Mephisto Waltz No. 1 (orchestral version) and closes with Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4.

Internationally Lauded Pianist Ian Hobson To Appear At Zankel Hall Photo Internationally Lauded Pianist Ian Hobson To Appear At Zankel Hall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

The thoughtful and persuasive pianist Ian Hobson, whose playing has been described by Gramophone as 'intensely alive to expressive nuance, textural clarity and elastic shaping,' will appear in solo recital at Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall on Monday evening, March 11, 2019, at 7:30 pm, presented by Florida State University.

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