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Richard Tucker Music Foundation Announces 2022 Award Winner And Grant Recipients Photo Richard Tucker Music Foundation Announces 2022 Award Winner And Grant Recipients
by A.A. Cristi - May 6, 2022

The Richard Tucker Music Foundation today announces the 2022 recipients of its prestigious Richard Tucker Award, Richard Tucker Career Grant, and Sara Tucker Study Grant.

Photo Coverage: Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel - Music and Comedy at Don't Tell Mama Photo Photo Coverage: Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel - Music and Comedy at Don't Tell Mama
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jun 15, 2021

The comedy and musicianship displayed by comic/actor Dave Konig and music director Elliot Finkel in Don’t Tell Mama last night was reminiscent of the glory days of Borscht Belt Hotels. 

Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel Return to Don't Tell Mama Photo Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel Return to Don't Tell Mama
by A.A. Cristi - May 14, 2021

In celebration of New York opening up again, Dave Konig, with Elliot Finkel, is bringing real LIVE entertainment back for two special nights. After a long year of quiet stages, they decided to bring their intimate show to the historic cabaret theatre, Don't Tell Mama, to give audiences a chance to celebrate life - and comedy - returning to NYC!

The Cleveland Orchestra Launches Third Edition of TCO CLASSICS Concerts Photo The Cleveland Orchestra Launches Third Edition of TCO CLASSICS Concerts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 20, 2020

Today, The Cleveland Orchestra is launching its third collection of full-length concerts on TCO Classics, Summer Nights, highlighting some of the ensemblea??s most memorable performances across its first half-century at Blossom Music Center.

Music In Midtown Concert Series Will Present Sylvia Kahan, Piano And Quartet 131 Photo Music In Midtown Concert Series Will Present Sylvia Kahan, Piano And Quartet 131
by Stephi Wild - Mar 9, 2020

On Thursday March 21 at 1PM noted concert series a?oeMusic in Midtowna?? is pleased to present Graduate Center faculty, Sylvia Kahan and members of Quartet 131 in a program of 20th century works reflecting the politics of inclusion. The concert will take place at the Elebash Recital Hall at the Cuny Graduate Center located at 365 Fifth Avenue in New York City. The concert is free and open to the public.

Music in Midtown Concert Series to Present Sylvia Kahan, Piano and Quartet 131
by Stephi Wild - Mar 7, 2020

On Thursday March 21 at 1PM noted concert series a?oeMusic in Midtowna?? is pleased to present Graduate Center faculty, Sylvia Kahan and members of Quartet 131 in a program of 20th century works reflecting the politics of inclusion. The concert will take place at the Elebash Recital Hall at the Cuny Graduate Center located at 365 Fifth Avenue in New York City. The concert is free and open to the public. To learn more visit Music at Midtown

The Finkel Brothers Reunite To Explore The Great American Songbook At Don't Tell Mama Photo The Finkel Brothers Reunite To Explore The Great American Songbook At Don't Tell Mama
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 21, 2019

The Finkel Brothers reunite for a special evening celebrating The Great American Songbook at Don't Tell Mama in New York City on Sunday, November 24. Due to heavy scheduling the two musical virtuosos have been hard to find together on onstage this year. Elliot Finkel recently finished the Grand Hotel concert with John Schneider and Ian Finkel just finished writing and directing the one-person show phenomena, Sophie Tucker in Person featuring Cheryl Ann Allen.

Richard Tucker Music Foundation Will Present 2019 Gala Concert Featuring Lisette Orop Photo Richard Tucker Music Foundation Will Present 2019 Gala Concert Featuring Lisette Oropesa At Carnegie Hall
by Stephi Wild - Jul 9, 2019

The Richard Tucker Music Foundation presents one of the most highly anticipated events of the opera season, the 2019 Richard Tucker Gala, on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 6:00pm in Stern Auditorium Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall.

Eve Marie Shahoian Headlines the Birdland Theatre Photo Eve Marie Shahoian Headlines the Birdland Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2019

Birdland Theater has announced that singer Eve Marie Shahoian will perform in concert on Sunday, July 7 at 7pm.

Eve Marie Shahoian To Headline Birdland Theatre Photo Eve Marie Shahoian To Headline Birdland Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 27, 2019

Birdland Theater has announced that singer Eve Marie Shahoian will perform in concert on Sunday, July 7 at 7pm.

Eve Marie Shahoian Headlines At Birdland Theatre Sunday, July 7th Photo Eve Marie Shahoian Headlines At Birdland Theatre Sunday, July 7th
by Julie Musbach - Jun 12, 2019

Birdland Theater announces that singer Eve Marie Shahoian will perform in concert on Sunday, July 7 at 7pm.

Tonight Show Singer Eve Marie Shahoian Headlines At Birdland Theatre Sunday, July 7 Photo Tonight Show Singer Eve Marie Shahoian Headlines At Birdland Theatre Sunday, July 7
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 4, 2019

Birdland Theater is happy to announce that singer Eve Marie Shahoian will perform in concert on Sunday, July 7 at 7pm.

Tucker Gala Brings Host of Opera Stars to Carnegie Hall Photo Tucker Gala Brings Host of Opera Stars to Carnegie Hall
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 18, 2018

On Sunday, October 21, the Richard Tucker Music Foundation's annual gala concert - one of the most highly anticipated operatic events of the season - will bring a galaxy of opera stars to the stage of Carnegie Hall. And opera-lovers around the world unable to make it in person will still have the opportunity to watch the performance live. Thanks to the foundation's partnership with medici.tv, the gala concert will be webcast live (6pm ET/3pm PT), free of charge, both on medici.tv and on medici.tv's Facebook page; the stream will subsequently be available for on-demand viewing for a limited period. In addition, the Richard Tucker Music Foundation continues its collaboration with WQXR 105.9 FM, New York's sole dedicated classical radio station, which will broadcast the performance to listeners in the New York metropolitan region and online at www.wqxr.org on November 10 at 1pm ET/10am PT.

BWW Interview: Opera Great Rose Kingsley Talks About Her Upcoming 'Concert That Never Photo BWW Interview: Opera Great Rose Kingsley Talks About Her Upcoming 'Concert That Never Was' In The Desert And More
by David Green - Oct 16, 2018

The International Opera Institute presents a celebration of Streisand and Sinatra in 'The Concert That Never Was' At The Indian Wells Performing Arts Center on November 10 at 7:30 pm. 'The Concert That Never Was' is a concert between Frank Sinatra and Barbra Streisand that was planned but never took place. This stellar evening will be performed by Opera and Jazz Diva Rose Kingsley, Actor and Entertainer Richard Shelton and The Bob Corwin Trio. I had the chance to catch up with Ms. Kingsley to talk about her storied career and the upcoming Streisand/Sinatra Concert. Here are a few excerpts from that interview:

Richard Tucker Music Foundation Announces Gala Lineup Photo Richard Tucker Music Foundation Announces Gala Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2018

Advance tickets go on sale today for the Richard Tucker Music Foundation's annual gala concert, one of the most highly anticipated operatic events of the season. Coming to Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage on Sunday, October 21 at 6pm, the concert features bass-baritone Christian Van Horn, winner of the 2018 Richard Tucker Award, with a host of opera luminaries from around the world: soprano Anna Netrebko, tenors Javier Camarena and Yusif Eyvazov, and five past Tucker Award-winners: sopranos Christine Goerke, Angela Meade, and Nadine Sierra; mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe; and tenor Michael Fabiano. This starry lineup will join forces for an evening of favorite arias and ensembles under the baton of Marco Armiliato, with the support of the New York Choral Society and members of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. The gala concert is presented by the Richard Tucker Music Foundation.

The National Music Council to Honor Jazz Giants Chick Corea and Manhattan Transfer at Photo The National Music Council to Honor Jazz Giants Chick Corea and Manhattan Transfer at Annual American Eagle Awards
by Macon Prickett - Apr 17, 2018

The National Music Council has announced that jazz legends Chick Corea and The Manhattan Transfer will be honored at the organization's 35 th annual American Eagle Awards on Thursday, June 28 at the Summer NAMM Show in Nashville. The honors are presented each year in recognition oflong-term contributions to American musical culture and heritage, the importance of music education and inspiration for all children, and the need to protect creators' rights both locally and globally.

Photo Coverage: A Final Farewell to Those We've Lost in 2017 Photo Photo Coverage: A Final Farewell to Those We've Lost in 2017
by Walter McBride - Jan 2, 2018

As we say goodbye to 2017, we remember all of those we have lost in this past year. From actors to directors and musicians, these people have shared their gifts with us and they will not be forgotten. Join BroadwayWorld in remembering some of these people below.

Nadine Sierra to Headline Richard Tucker Music Foundation's 2017 Gala at Carnegie Hal Photo Nadine Sierra to Headline Richard Tucker Music Foundation's 2017 Gala at Carnegie Hall; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Back home at Carnegie Hall for the second year after more than a quarter century's absence, the Richard Tucker Music Foundation's annual gala concert, one of the most highly anticipated operatic events of the season, will take place on Sunday, December 10, with single tickets going on sale today.

Ian Finkel & Elliot Finkel to Take Center Stage at The Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2017

The Metropolitan Room in conjunction with Bernie Furshpan has announced the appearance of Ian Finkel, The World's Greatest Xylophonist and renowned pianist Elliot Finkel,  backed by some of New York's finest musicians.

Ian Finkel & Elliot Finkel to Take Center Stage at The Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

The Metropolitan Room in conjunction with Bernie Furshpan has announced the appearance of Ian Finkel, The World's Greatest Xylophonist and renowned pianist Elliot Finkel,  backed by some of New York's finest musicians.

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