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Date of Birth: July 21, 1920
Date of Death: September 22, 2001 (81)

Birth Place: Kremenets, RUSSIA
The Town Hall Presents PREFORMANCES With Allison Charney: Season Of Hope Photo The Town Hall Presents PREFORMANCES With Allison Charney: Season Of Hope
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2020

The Town Hall has announced the weekly rebroadcast of a full 7-episode season of PREFORMANCES with Allison Charney entitled Season of Hope starting January 7, 2021. This season of virtual performances and conversation includes well-known works by Chopin, Strauss and Joplin to name a few, as well as works by living composers.

Palm Beach Dramaworks Announces Edith Hall Friedheim as New Board Member Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks Announces Edith Hall Friedheim as New Board Member
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2020

Palm Beach Dramaworks will welcome philanthropist and former concert pianist Edith Hall Friedheim to its Board of Directors. Edith is the executive director of the Eric Friedheim Foundation, and a founding member of the Eric Friedheim Tourism Institute at the University of Florida.

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Announces Fall 2020 Digital Season Photo The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Announces Fall 2020 Digital Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center has announced a Fall Season of digital concerts to replace each of the performances originally scheduled for Alice Tully Hall -- Front Row Mainstage, 16 newly-curated concerts drawn from CMS's vast archive of high-quality recordings.

VIDEO: Yefim Bronfman Performs  Debussy's “Claire de lune” from Live with Carnegi Photo VIDEO: Yefim Bronfman Performs Debussy's “Claire de lune” from Live with Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2020

Yefim Bronfman performs Debussy’s “Claire de lune” during Live with Carnegie Hall on April 23, 2020. 

VIDEO: Bach's Prelude from Partita No. 3 from Live with Carnegie Hall Photo VIDEO: Bach's Prelude from Partita No. 3 from Live with Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2020

Midori performs the Prelude from Bach’s Partita No. 3 in E Major for Solo Violin, BWV 1006, during Live with Carnegie Hall’s Isaac Stern Centenary celebration on July 21, 2020.

VIDEO: Midori Performs Bach's Prelude from Partita No. 3 from Live with Carnegie Hall Photo VIDEO: Midori Performs Bach's Prelude from Partita No. 3 from Live with Carnegie Hall
by Stage Tube - Aug 19, 2020

Midori performs the Prelude from Bach’s Partita No. 3 in E Major for Solo Violin, BWV 1006, during Live with Carnegie Hall’s Isaac Stern Centenary celebration on July 21, 2020.

TANGLEWOOD 2020 ONLINE FESTIVAL Announces Danish String Quartet, Daniil Trifonov and  Photo TANGLEWOOD 2020 ONLINE FESTIVAL Announces Danish String Quartet, Daniil Trifonov and More for Week 6
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2020

The Tanglewood 2020 Online Festival is being offered in response to continuing concerns over the spread of COVID-19 and official crowd restriction policies that have necessitated the cancellation of the festival's live performance series.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, July 21- with Lisa Kudrow, Steven Pasquale and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, July 21- with Lisa Kudrow, Steven Pasquale and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2020

Today (July 21) in live streaming: Irish Rep presents The Weir, The Comeback cast makes a comeback on Stars in the House and so much more!

VIDEO: LIVE WITH CARNEGIE HALL Presents Isaac Stern Centenary Photo VIDEO: LIVE WITH CARNEGIE HALL Presents Isaac Stern Centenary
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2020

Carnegie Hall honors Isaac Stern on the centenary of his birth, exploring his legacy as a violinist, educator, and arts advocate who changed the course of classical music.

Week Four of the Tanglewood Online Festival Features Lauren Ambrose, Yo-Yo Ma and Mor Photo Week Four of the Tanglewood Online Festival Features Lauren Ambrose, Yo-Yo Ma and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2020

The Tanglewood 2020 Online Festival is a groundbreaking digital series of audio and video streams featuring newly created content recorded at Tanglewood's Linde Center alongside previously recorded material from Tanglewood being released for the first time.

Tanglewood Gala Goes Online To Honor Isaac Stern And Raise Needed Funds Photo Tanglewood Gala Goes Online To Honor Isaac Stern And Raise Needed Funds
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2020

On Thursday, July 23, at 8 p.m.(EDT), at www.tanglewood.org, the first-ever Tanglewood Virtual Gala will celebrate the centennial of legendary American violinist Isaac Stern, one of the most prominent artists and cultural figures of the 20th century.  

LIVE WITH CARNEGIE HALL Continues With Episodes Curated by Audra McDonald and Michael Photo LIVE WITH CARNEGIE HALL Continues With Episodes Curated by Audra McDonald and Michael Feinstein
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2020

Carnegie Hall continues its new online series-Live with Carnegie Hall-through July with an episode today, Tuesday, July 7 at 2PM EDT, hosted by Michael Feinstein, exploring music by composer Cole Porter. Feinstein will lead the discussion and music joined by special guest vocalists Storm Large and Catherine Russell.

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. 

Ulysses Quartet to Perform Live From Music Mountain, June 21 Photo Ulysses Quartet to Perform Live From Music Mountain, June 21
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020

For the 91st summer in a row, Music Mountain is once more the favorite place to be at on Sunday afternoons for chamber music fans. The big difference this year is that there is no commute, since the venue at Music Mountain remains closed due to COVID-19. Instead, music lovers worldwide can enjoy Live From Music Mountain from the comfort of their living room by simply visiting the Music Mountain website, musicmountain.org. Live From Music Mountain includes conversations with leading artists, musical excerpts, and more. Music Mountain invites the public to submit questions for the artists in advance or in real time.

Tanglewood 2020 Online Festival Announces Programming Photo Tanglewood 2020 Online Festival Announces Programming
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2020

The Boston Symphony Orchestra is announcing program details of its Tanglewood 2020 Online Festival, an unprecedented array of free and paid online video and audio streams, including newly created content by many of today's most prominent performing artists to be recorded at Tanglewood and other locations around the world from June 22 through July 11.

Kansas City Symphony Cancels the Remainder Of 2019/20 Season Photo Kansas City Symphony Cancels the Remainder Of 2019/20 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020

The Kansas City Symphony has canceled all remaining concerts in the 2019/20 season due to ongoing concerns with the COVID-19 pandemic.

2020 Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition Postponed To 2021 Photo 2020 Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition Postponed To 2021
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2020

In light of concerns about the COVID-19 epidemic, after much deliberation, the Organisation Committee of the Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition (SISIVC) has decided to reschedule the 2020 SISIVC to 2021.

Lobero Theatre Launches INTERMISSION, With 'Onstage On This Date' Series Photo Lobero Theatre Launches INTERMISSION, With 'Onstage On This Date' Series
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2020

Lobero Theatre has launched its Intermission series, which includes a series of posts titled 'Onstage on this Date.'

Boston Symphony Orchestra Announces Update on Cancellations Photo Boston Symphony Orchestra Announces Update on Cancellations
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2020

BSO Has released the following update on cancellations:

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