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Isaac Stern Headshot
Date Of Birth:
July 21, 1920
Date Of Death:
September 22, 2001 (81)
Birth Place:
Kremenets, RUSSIA
 
Isaac Stern Headshot
Date of Birth: July 21, 1920
Date of Death: September 22, 2001 (81)

Birth Place: Kremenets, RUSSIA
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:

The Phillip England Center to Host Celtic Music Matinee - Irish And Scottish Music By Photo The Phillip England Center to Host Celtic Music Matinee - Irish And Scottish Music By The Kilted Spirit Band
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2020

The Phillip England Center for the Performing Arts Foundation will host a concert of Irish and Scottish music by the Kilted Spirit band, with bagpiper Mike McKee, on Sunday, March 15, 2020 at 3 p.m. at the Phillip England Center for the Performing Arts, 210 Camp Lincoln Road, in Camp Verde.

Carnegie Hall Presents THE CROSSING In Zankel Hall On March 25 Photo Carnegie Hall Presents THE CROSSING In Zankel Hall On March 25
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2020

On Wednesday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Zankel Hall. Grammy Award-winning new music choir The Crossing, led by Donald Nally, performs the New York premiere of Michael Gordon's Travel Guide to Nicaragua with cutting-edge cellist Maya Beiser, a work co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall as part of its 125 Commissions Project.

The Crossing to Premiere Michael Gordon's TRAVEL GUIDE TO NICARAGUA Photo The Crossing to Premiere Michael Gordon's TRAVEL GUIDE TO NICARAGUA
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2020

Grammya"?-winning new-music choir The Crossing, led by Donald Nally, gives the world premiere performances of Michael Gordon's Travel Guide to Nicaragua with cellist Maya Beiser in presentations by co-commissioners, the Annenberg Center on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 7:00pm in Philadelphia and Carnegie Hall on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 7:30pm in New York City. Before the Carnegie Hall performance on March 25, Donald Nally and Michael Gordon will have a 6:30pm pre-concert conversation with John Schaefer, host of WNYC's New Sounds and Soundcheck.

Patti LaBelle Performs At Tanglewood This Summer Photo Patti LaBelle Performs At Tanglewood This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2020

Tanglewood is announcing a new event to take place during the 2020 season.

Pianist Saleem Ashkar Joins InterHarmony Festival In Italy And Germany Photo Pianist Saleem Ashkar Joins InterHarmony Festival In Italy And Germany
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2020

After a tremendous performance with the InterHarmony Festival Orchestra last year, pianist SALEEM ASHKAR will enter the chamber music scene during the InterHarmony International Music Festival in Session II in Italy and Session III in Sulzbach-Rosenberg, Bavaria, Germany. He will join Guy Braunstein (violin) and Misha Quint (cello) for Brahms and Shostakovich trios on July 23 in Acqui Terme, Piedmont, Italy. He will perform in an evening of Brahms Trios with Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (violin) and Misha Quint (cello) on August 6. Ashkar will give a Piano Master Class in both sessions as a part Outstanding Masterclass Series at each festival. www.interharmony.com

Phil Society Of OC & Irvine Barclay Theatre Present Philippe Quint In CHARLIE CHAPLIN Photo Phil Society Of OC & Irvine Barclay Theatre Present Philippe Quint In CHARLIE CHAPLIN'S SMILE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2020

On Friday, February 28, 2020 at 8:00pm, the Philharmonic Society of Orange County and the Irvine Barclay Theatre present multiple Grammy Award-nominated violinist Philippe Quint in the west coast premiere of Charlie Chaplin's Smile: A Musical Tribute to Charlie Chaplin, a new multimedia recital with pianist John Novacek featuring new arrangements of works and video clips from Chaplin's most celebrated films - Modern Times, City Lights, Monsieur Verdoux, The Kid, Limelight and A King in New York - interspersed with works by composers that had a great impact on Chaplin's compositional style: Tchaikovsky, Debussy, Brahms, Gershwin, and Stravinsky. During the performance, Quint will also narrate the stories that he has written and based on Chaplin's My Autobiography. There will be a 7:00pm panel with Quint, film archivist Stan Taffle, and Newport Beach Film Festival CEO Gregg Schwenk before the performance.

Carnegie Hall Has Released Schedule Updates and Additions Photo Carnegie Hall Has Released Schedule Updates and Additions
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2020

Carnegie Hall has announced updates to its upcoming schedule! Check them out below!

Indianapolis Violin Competition Gold Medalist Richard Lin To Be Featured In Scottish  Photo Indianapolis Violin Competition Gold Medalist Richard Lin To Be Featured In Scottish Program With Montclair Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2020

 The Montclair Orchestra takes its audience on a Scottish journey led by conductor David Chan for their next concert entitled 'Ceud Mìle Faìlte' on March 8, 2020, at Montclair's Central Presbyterian Church (5pm). Violinist Richard Lin, the 2018 Gold Medal winner of the prestigious Indianapolis Violin Competition, will play Bruch's violin concerto, 'Scottish Fantasy'. Lin, described as 'one of the new generation's most promising and gifted young concert soloists' (The Violin Channel), is applauded for his 'ability to draw the audience in... with tremendous subtlety, never lacking direction' (violinist.com). Also featured on the program is Mendelssohn's 3rd Symphony, 'Scottish' and Sir Peter Maxwell Davies' celebratory 'An Orkney Wedding, with Sunrise', featuring world-renowned bagpiper Kenneth Mackenzie.

Tchaikovsky Competition Winner Alexandre Kantorow to Step in For Murray Perahia at Ca Photo Tchaikovsky Competition Winner Alexandre Kantorow to Step in For Murray Perahia at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2020

Carnegie Hall today announced that pianist Alexandre Kantorow, recent gold medal and Grand Prix winner at the XVI International Tchaikovsky Competition, will step in for pianist Murray Perahia, appearing in recital on Wednesday, March 25 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage. Mr. Perahia regretfully had to withdraw from his upcoming recital due to medical reasons. Mr. Kantorow will perform works by Brahms, Liszt, Fauré, and Stravinsky. The complete updated program information is below.

The Lisa Smith Wengler Center For The Arts Presents WE SHALL OVERCOME Photo The Lisa Smith Wengler Center For The Arts Presents WE SHALL OVERCOME
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2020

Multi-genre musical experience We Shall Overcome comes to Pepperdine University at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at the Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts.

Segerstrom Center's Chamber Series Will Continue with Vienna Piano Trio Photo Segerstrom Center's Chamber Series Will Continue with Vienna Piano Trio
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2020

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announcd the return of the internationally acclaimed Vienna Piano Trio on February 29, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. Celebrated for its finesse, exuberance, tonal allure, and irresistible panache, the Vienna Piano Trio has been regarded as one of the world's leading chamber ensembles. The renowned trio performs a program of Haydn, Ravel and Mendelssohn. Members include David McCarroll, violin; Clemens Hagen, cello; and Stefan Mendl, piano.

Violinist Philippe Quint to Perform First Ever Concert At Chaplin's World In Switzerl Photo Violinist Philippe Quint to Perform First Ever Concert At Chaplin's World In Switzerland
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2020

On Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 8:00pm, multiple Grammy Award-nominated violinist Philippe Quint performs the first ever concert presented at Chaplin's World, a museum opened in 2016 at the site of the former Chaplin family home, the Manoir de Ban, in Corsier-sur-Vevey, Switzerland.

Mark Volpe To Retire As Boston Symphony President And CEO After 23-Year Career With O Photo Mark Volpe To Retire As Boston Symphony President And CEO After 23-Year Career With Organization
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2020

The Boston Symphony Orchestra today announced that its highly respected and long-serving President and CEO, Mark Volpe, will retire at the end of February 2021. At the time of his retirement, Volpe, considered one of the most esteemed orchestra managers in the world, will have guided the storied institution for 23 years.

Mark Volpe to Retire as Boston Symphony President and CEO Photo Mark Volpe to Retire as Boston Symphony President and CEO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2020

The Boston Symphony Orchestra today announced that its highly respected and long-serving President and CEO, Mark Volpe, will retire at the end of February 2021. At the time of his retirement, Volpe, considered one of the most esteemed orchestra managers in the world, will have guided the storied institution for 23 years.

We Shall Overcome: A Celebration Of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Comes to the Wharton  Photo We Shall Overcome: A Celebration Of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Comes to the Wharton Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2020

Damien Sneed's North American tour We shall Overcome: A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is stopping at Wharton Center for one night only on Friday, February 14, at 8:00pm. This is a joyous celebration reflecting on the triumphant and victorious moments during our history. As a multi-genre artist, Sneed is bringing his brand of classical, jazz and sanctified soul to East Lansing during Black History Month. Tickets are available at the official source to purchase Wharton Center tickets online, whartoncenter.com; at the Auto-Owners Insurance Ticket Office; or by calling 1-800-WHARTON.

Soka Performing Arts Center to Present Pianist Yefim Bronfman Photo Soka Performing Arts Center to Present Pianist Yefim Bronfman
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2020

Soka Performing Arts Center presents internationally-acclaimed pianist Yefim Bronfman in a solo piano recital on Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 3pm. 'Listening to Bronfman play... is like being in a crowded room when suddenly a profound conversationalist begins to speak and everyone just steps back to listen with rapt attention.' (Chicago Sun Times). What more needs to be said about this titan of the piano whose playing exhibits all the elements - humor, playfulness, roguishness, nobility, and passion - of Beethoven's sonatas. The all-Beethoven program includes: Piano Sonata No.5 in C minor, Op. 10, No.1; Piano Sonata No. 6 in F Major, Op. 10, No. 2; Piano Sonata No. 7 in D Major, Op. 10, No. 3; Piano Sonata No.23 in F minor, Op.57, Appassionata

San Francisco Ballet School and San Francisco Conservatory of Music Have Announced an Photo San Francisco Ballet School and San Francisco Conservatory of Music Have Announced an Addition to Their Partnership
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2020

San Francisco Ballet School (SFB School), led by Patrick Armand with oversight by SF Ballet Artistic Director & Principal Choreographer Helgi Tomasson, and San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM) announce an addition to its multi-faceted partnership, providing year-round housing for SFB School students in SFCM's new Ute and William K. Bowes, Jr. Center for Performing Arts (Bowes Center).

Sir Bryn Terfel Returns To Carnegie Hall With Pianist Natalia Katyukova In February 2 Photo Sir Bryn Terfel Returns To Carnegie Hall With Pianist Natalia Katyukova In February 2020
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2019

On Sunday, February 9 at 2:00 p.m., beloved Welsh bass-baritone Sir Bryn Terfel returns to Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage for a recital featuring works by Ireland, Quilter, Brahms, Schumann, Schubert, selections from Vaughan Williams's Songs of Travel as well as additional selections to be announced from the stage. He is joined by pianist Natalia Katyukova. This concert marks his first recital at Carnegie Hall in ten years; for his complete performance history please click here. The full program is listed below.

Park International Center for Music Will Resume 2019-2020 Season in January With Perf Photo Park International Center for Music Will Resume 2019-2020 Season in January With Performance at the 1900 Building
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2019

Park International Center for Music (Park ICM) announced today that their 2019-2020 Season would resume in January with a special performance for 300 lucky individuals at the 1900 Building for the Sat., Jan. 25, 7:30 p.m. concert. a?oeWe're kicking off the second half of the season with THE performance not to be missed,a?? said Dr. Roger Kugler, Park ICM Director. a?oePark ICM Founder and Van Cliburn Gold Medalist, Pianist Stanislav Ioudenitch, is bringing his friend and colleague, Violinist Miriam Fried, Queen Elisabeth International Competition Gold Medalist and protégé of Isaac Stern, to the intimate 1900 Building for what is certain to be a crowd pleaser.a?? Tickets can be purchased online at 1900bldg.com.

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