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11 Programs Announced for Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival 2022 Photo 11 Programs Announced for Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

This summer’s Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival will presents 11 concerts from July 24 to August 21 – approaching its pre-pandemic scope. The 11 distinct programs in the 39th season of Long Island’s longest-running classical music festival highlight interconnections in music.

Out Tomorrow: The Claremont Trio Releases QUEEN OF HEARTS Photo Out Tomorrow: The Claremont Trio Releases QUEEN OF HEARTS
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 24, 2022

The Claremont Trio (Emily Bruskin, violin; Julia Bruskin, cello; and Andrea Lam, piano) will release its next album, Queen of Hearts, on its Tria Records label on February 25, 2022 in celebration of its 20th anniversary.

Telegraph Quartet Will Perform a Virtual Concert as Part of Noontime Concerts Photo Telegraph Quartet Will Perform a Virtual Concert as Part of Noontime Concerts
by Stephi Wild - Feb 16, 2022

The quartet's performance from Old St. Mary's Cathedral, (660 California Street) will include Florence Price's Five Folksongs in Counterpoint and Beethoven's String Quartet, Op. 132.

Bridgehampton Chamber Music Announced Spring Series Photo Bridgehampton Chamber Music Announced Spring Series
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 1, 2022

After a pandemic-induced hiatus of two years, Bridgehampton Chamber Music’s BCM Spring series returns in 2022 with three early-evening Saturday concerts in March, April, and May. With its four-week summer festival and the successful launch of BCM Autumn, a two-concert fall series, this past November, Long Island’s longest-running classical music festival now has close to a year-round presence in its East End home.

Telegraph Quartet Performs With Cellist Bonnie Hampton On Free Livestream Concert Photo Telegraph Quartet Performs With Cellist Bonnie Hampton On Free Livestream Concert
by Stephi Wild - Nov 19, 2021

On Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 7:30pm PT, the Telegraph Quartet (Eric Chin and Joseph Maile, violins; Pei-Ling Lin, viola; Jeremiah Shaw, cello) is presented on the new Chamber Music Tuesdays series by the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, where the ensemble is quartet-in-residence.

Telegraph Quartet Performs In A Musical Call For Climate Action Photo Telegraph Quartet Performs In A Musical Call For Climate Action
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 28, 2021

On Friday, November 12, 2021, at 11am PT the Telegraph Quartet, winner of the 2016 Naumburg Chamber Music Award, will perform on Live from Vienna and San Francisco: A Musical Call for Climate Action, presented by The ClimateMusic Project and Friday Nights with Yury Revich.

Bridgehampton Chamber Music Inaugurates Fall Series BCM AUTUMN Photo Bridgehampton Chamber Music Inaugurates Fall Series BCM AUTUMN
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2021

Continuing its momentum from a successful summer festival of in-person performances, Bridgehampton Chamber Music inaugurates its first fall series, BCM Autumn, that continues the 37-year-old organization's expansion beyond its summer festival (a BCM Spring mini-series began in 2015).  Two Saturday early-evening concerts in November will – belatedly – celebrate Ludwig van Beethoven's 250th birthday as a Beethoven “mini-fest.”

Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival 2021 Returns Live August 4 - 22 Photo Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival 2021 Returns Live August 4 - 22
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2021

The 38th annual festival presents 13 concerts August 4-22 at its regular venues – the festival's home, the Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church, as well as the Parrish Art Museum and Channing Sculpture Garden.

Telegraph Quartet Performs Music By Beethoven And Brahms On Virtual Performances Photo Telegraph Quartet Performs Music By Beethoven And Brahms On Virtual Performances
by A.A. Cristi - May 3, 2021

Beginning on Saturday, May 22, 2021 the Telegraph Quartet (Eric Chin and Joseph Maile, violins; Pei-Ling Lin, viola; Jeremiah Shaw, cello) is presented in a virtual performance by Music in Corrales.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: April 10-11- with Ali Stroker, Annette Bening and More! Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: April 10-11- with Ali Stroker, Annette Bening and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 10, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, April 10-11, 2021.

Telegraph Quartet Performs Music By Korngold And Brahms Presented By Noe Music's Onli Photo Telegraph Quartet Performs Music By Korngold And Brahms Presented By Noe Music's Online MainStage Series
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 19, 2021

The quartet's program includes Korngold's wistfully lonesome and defiant String Quartet No. 3 and Brahms' String Quartet in A minor, Op. 51 No. 2, to be followed by a live Q&A and discussion with the quartet members along with Noe Music Artistic Directors Meena Bhasin and Owen Dalby. The performance video will be sent to registered ticket holders and available to watch until March 7, 2021.

BSO's 'Adès Conducts Adès' CD Nominated For Three Grammys Photo BSO's 'Adès Conducts Adès' CD Nominated For Three Grammys
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 24, 2020

The Boston Symphony Orchestra's latest recording on the Deutsche Grammophon label, Adès Conducts Adès, garnered three Grammy nominations earlier today: for Best Classical Instrumental Solo, Best Classical Compendium, and Best Contemporary Classical Composition.

Telegraph Quartet Presents ChamberFEAST Photo Telegraph Quartet Presents ChamberFEAST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 27, 2020

The Telegraph Quartet (Eric Chin and Joseph Maile, violins; Pei-Ling Lin, viola; Jeremiah Shaw, cello) announced ChamberFEAST, its first chamber music festival in Taiwan, from November 12-22, 2020. ChamberFEAST is born out of Telegraph’s mission to spread music through education and audience engagement, and is presented by Revolving Gate Music.

Telegraph Quartet Gives Livestream Performance This Month From SFCM Photo Telegraph Quartet Gives Livestream Performance This Month From SFCM
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 1, 2020

On Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 7:30pm PT, the Telegraph Quartet (Eric Chin and Joseph Maile, violins; Pei-Ling Lin, viola; Jeremiah Shaw, cello) presents a livestream concert on the Faculty Artists Series at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, where the ensemble is quartet-in-residence. The quartet will perform live in Sol Joseph Recital Hall, and the stream will be free to watch online with advance registration.

In Honor of Seiji Ozawa's 85th Birthday, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh Announces Septembe Photo In Honor of Seiji Ozawa's 85th Birthday, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh Announces September 1st Seiji Ozawa Day
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2020

The Boston Symphony Orchestra and New Japan Philharmonic, Carnegie Hall, Vienna Philharmonic, Seiji Ozawa Matsumoto Festival, Seiji Ozawa Music Academy, Ozawa International Chamber Music Academy Okushiga, and Decca recording label-are joining together to create a social media celebration-#happybirthdayseiji-of the beloved conductor's 85th birthday.

World Premiere Recordings Released Of Thomas Adès' Acclaimed Concerto For Piano And  Photo World Premiere Recordings Released Of Thomas Adès' Acclaimed Concerto For Piano And Orchestra And 'Totentanz'
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2020

The Boston Symphony Orchestra has added another CD to its extensive and prestigious discography: world-premiere recordings made live at Symphony Hall of Thomas Adès' Concerto for Piano and Orchestra (performed in 2019) and Totentanz (2016), featuring pianist Kirill Gerstein, mezzo-soprano Christianne Stotijn, baritone Mark Stone, and the Boston Symphony Orchestra under the composer's direction. They are part of a new album from Deutsche Grammophon, set for international release on February 28, 2020.

Bridgehampton Chamber Music Spring 2020 Series Features Alan Alda, the Verona Quartet Photo Bridgehampton Chamber Music Spring 2020 Series Features Alan Alda, the Verona Quartet, and 'Colorful Winds'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 6, 2020

The Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival has a - slightly - new name: Bridgehampton Chamber Music. Long Island's longest-running classical music festival is streamlining its name to include all its activities: the summer festival, the spring series, and the recording label.

Telegraph Quartet Performs Composer Robert Sirota's 'Wave Upon Wave' At The Morris Mu Photo Telegraph Quartet Performs Composer Robert Sirota's 'Wave Upon Wave' At The Morris Museum
by Stephi Wild - Oct 23, 2019

On Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 2pm, the San Francisco-based Telegraph Quartet, winner of the 2016 Naumburg Chamber Music Award, joins forces with composer Robert Sirota for a performance presented by the Live Arts Series at the Morris Museum (6 Normandy Heights Road) in Bickford Theatre. This concert is part of Sirota @ 70, a celebration throughout the 2019-2020 concert season featuring residencies, performances, and premieres in honor of the composer's 70th birthday.

The Boston Modern Orchestra Project And Record Label BMOP/sound, Launch Online Radio  Photo The Boston Modern Orchestra Project And Record Label BMOP/sound, Launch Online Radio Station
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2019

Known as the nation's foremost label launched by an orchestra and devoted exclusively to 20th and 21st century music, BMOP/sound today announced the debut of BMOP Radio, its own commercial-free, 24/7 online streaming radio station broadcasting the label's entire catalog of 75+ recordings. 

Leon Fleisher Announces Updated Program For 90th Birthday Celebration At Carnegie Hal Photo Leon Fleisher Announces Updated Program For 90th Birthday Celebration At Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2019

Renowned pianist and pedagogue Leon Fleisher has updated the program for his celebratory 90th birthday recital at Carnegie Hall today, February 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Zankel Hall to include works by Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, and Mozart, along with two selections by Leon Kirchner. Joining Mr. Fleisher on stage are notable friends and colleagues, Jonathan Biss and Yefim Bronfman, whom Mr. Fleisher has mentored throughout his illustrious career. Mr. Fleisher will also be joined by special guests the Dover Quartet and Rachel Calin on bass. The evening's revised program reflects the repertoire that Mr. Fleisher wished to put forth for this celebratory occasion. Full program information is listed below.

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