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On Site Opera Celebrates Tenth Anniversary Season Photo On Site Opera Celebrates Tenth Anniversary Season
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2021

On Site Opera, New York's pioneering opera company rooted in site-specific storytelling and the immersive experience, announces its celebratory tenth anniversary season.

Grammy-Winning Baritone Lucas Meachem Releases First Ever Solo Album, SHALL WE GATHER Photo Grammy-Winning Baritone Lucas Meachem Releases First Ever Solo Album, SHALL WE GATHER
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 10, 2021

On Friday, September 24, 2021, Grammy Award-winning baritone Lucas Meachem, highly in-demand at opera houses around the world, releases his first ever solo album, Shall We Gather, on Rubicon Classics. Performed with his wife, pianist Irina Meachem,

UNCSA to Return to In-Person Performances for 2021-22 Season Photo UNCSA to Return to In-Person Performances for 2021-22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 26, 2021

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts has announced a return to live performance with a 2021-22 season that spans time-honored classics and works by today’s visionary composers, choreographers, filmmakers and playwrights who represent an array of stories and voices from throughout our contemporary world.

Bradshaw Performing Arts Center to Present Baritone Lucas Meachem In Debut Album Rele Photo Bradshaw Performing Arts Center to Present Baritone Lucas Meachem In Debut Album Release Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 16, 2021

On Friday, September 24, 2021 at 6:00pm, Bradshaw Performing Arts Center at Sandhills Community College will present Grammy Award-winning baritone Lucas Meachem in a recital celebrating the release of his first ever solo album, Shall We Gather, out on Rubicon Classics the same day

Baritone Lucas Meachem to Release First Ever Solo Album SHALL WE GATHER Photo Baritone Lucas Meachem to Release First Ever Solo Album SHALL WE GATHER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2021

On Friday, September 24, 2021, Grammy Award-winning baritone Lucas Meachem, highly in-demand at opera houses around the world, will release his first ever solo album, Shall We Gather, on Rubicon Classics.

Who Won Awards at the GRAMMYS? See the Full List of Winners Here! Photo Who Won Awards at the GRAMMYS? See the Full List of Winners Here!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 14, 2021

The awards honored six musicals from Broadway, Off-Broadway, and the West End with nominations for Best Musical Theatre Album - 'Jagged Little Pill,' 'American Utopia,' 'Little Shop of Horrors,' 'The Prince of Egypt,' 'Soft Power,' and Amélie.'

BWW CD Review: AMERICAN COMPOSERS AT PLAY Photo BWW CD Review: AMERICAN COMPOSERS AT PLAY
by Erica Miner - Oct 27, 2020

Releasing a CD of vocal works entirely made up of 20th and 21st century composers is a brave and bold effort on his part.

VIDEO: LA Opera's Sasha Cooke Living Room Recital Photo VIDEO: LA Opera's Sasha Cooke Living Room Recital
by Alan Henry - Aug 26, 2020

#LAOAtHOME concerts continue LIVE, featuring Sasha Cooke and Kelly Markgraf, as they bring your (and their) favorite songs from their living room to yours.

Wolf Trap Opera 2020 Artists Begin Summer Residency Program, Featuring Onsite Trainin Photo Wolf Trap Opera 2020 Artists Begin Summer Residency Program, Featuring Onsite Training, Coaching and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 30, 2020

On June 30 Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts welcomed the Wolf Trap Opera Summer 2020 residency program cohort consisting of 18 Filene Artists, 17 Studio Artists and five Fellows. They joined Wolf Trap Opera (WTO) from across the country and around the globe for six weeks of operatic study and training.

Wolf Trap Opera 2020 Artists Begin Summer Residency Photo Wolf Trap Opera 2020 Artists Begin Summer Residency
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2020

On June 30 Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts welcomed the Wolf Trap Opera Summer 2020 residency program cohort consisting of 18 Filene Artists, 17 Studio Artists and five Fellows.

The Royal Conservatory Of Music's 2020-21 Concert Season Announced Photo The Royal Conservatory Of Music's 2020-21 Concert Season Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2020

Dr. Peter Simon, Michael and Sonja Koerner President & CEO of The Royal Conservatory of Music, Mervon Mehta, Executive Director of Performing Arts, and James Anagnoson, Dean of The Glenn Gould School, today revealed details of the diverse concerts that will make up the 12th concert season at The Royal Conservatory of Music.

On Site Opera to Stream Operas and Provide Virtual Resources Photo On Site Opera to Stream Operas and Provide Virtual Resources
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 19, 2020

On Site Opera, New York's pioneer opera company rooted in site-specific storytelling and the immersive experience, will host a series of online performance live streams and events to remote patrons and audiences as social distancing becomes a necessary norm all over the world.

NYFOS Unearths Rare Songs From Harlem's Gay Underground Photo NYFOS Unearths Rare Songs From Harlem's Gay Underground
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 15, 2019

THE NEW YORKER NEW YORK FESTIVAL OF SONG presents a new show that sheds light on Harlem's gay underground: Tain't Nobody's Business If I Do: Songs from Gay Harlem

NYFOS Presents Blitzstein's NO FOR AN ANSWER And Weill's DER SILBERSEE Photo NYFOS Presents Blitzstein's NO FOR AN ANSWER And Weill's DER SILBERSEE
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 16, 2019

Steven Blier, Artistic Director a?? Michael Barrett, Associate Artistic Director   presents Marc Blitzstein's No For An Answer and Kurt Weill's Der Silbersee (Silverlake). Two powerful, neglected works by two masters of political theater. Each speaks passionately to the issues of our times. 

Music From Copland House And The Graduate Center, CUNY Launch New Concert Series Photo Music From Copland House And The Graduate Center, CUNY Launch New Concert Series
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 3, 2019

America's musical past and future meet in a provocative new concert series The Graduate Center of The City University of New York and Copland House will launch this fall. These performances will champion a century of America's vibrant musical legacy, within the context of broad cultural, historical, and societal currents. The six-concert series ranges widely, from performances of early 20th century masters and an evening of major chamber works by Aaron Copland to musical explorations inspired by identity and assimilation, spiritual journeys, and the intersection of visual art and music.

Cypriot Pianist Orestis Magou To Present An Evening Of Piano And Violin Music Photo Cypriot Pianist Orestis Magou To Present An Evening Of Piano And Violin Music
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2019

Cypriot Pianist Orestis Magou along with his South-African duo violin partner Jeffrey Armstrong present a program with music from the late 19th and 20th century at Technopolis 20, on Wednesday, 25th of September, at 8pm. 

Boston Court Pasadena's 2019 Emerging Artists Series Photo Boston Court Pasadena's 2019 Emerging Artists Series
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 16, 2019

Boston Court Pasadena continues its mission of fostering new musical talent with the 3rd Annual Emerging Artists Series, May 30 June 9, 2019. The series will feature up-and-coming pianists, as well as vocalists who have been through a rigorous mentoring curriculum with some of Los Angeles' most prominent musicians and coaches including Mark Robson, Gloria Cheng, Lisa Sylvester, Vicki Ray, Brent McMunn and Paul Floyd.

Chris Newcomer Returns To Feinstein's/54 Below With New Solo Show Photo Chris Newcomer Returns To Feinstein's/54 Below With New Solo Show
by Julie Musbach - Apr 10, 2019

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents CHRIS NEWCOMER: BIG SONGS, BIG LAUGHS, BIG HEART on June 26th, 2019. Male soprano and self-proclaimed "Kander Kid" Chris Newcomer returns to the Feinstein's/54 Below stage with a brand new show for one night only. Expect the unexpected as Chris belts some of his favorite barn-burners, classic standards, and maybe even a song made up on the spot!  Join Chris for a night of big singing, big laughing, and big heart…ing!

Composer/Performer Kate Soper Hosts & Curates NYFOS Photo Composer/Performer Kate Soper Hosts & Curates NYFOS
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 4, 2019

A Pulitzer Prize finalist, Guggenheim fellow, and Radcliffe alum, Kate Soper's music has been described as 'exquisitely quirky' (The New York Times) and 'epic' (WQXR). As a performer, she has been praised as a 'dazzling vocalist' (The New Yorker) and likened to 'Lucille Ball reinterpreted by Linda Blair' (Pitchfork). 

Festival Napa Valley Announces 2019 Summer Season Photo Festival Napa Valley Announces 2019 Summer Season
by Marina Kennedy - Feb 13, 2019

Festival Napa Valley, recognized for transforming California Wine Country into a cultural destination, announces its 2019 summer season, July 12 - 21. The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing will be celebrated with more than 60 concerts and events in a season of innovation, exploration and discovery.

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