Monthly Archives: May 2022

The Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble and the Zaryab Ensemble will perform in the spring

The Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble will perform their spring concert with the Zaryab Ensemble at 7:30 p.m. on June 4. This year’s spring concert will be joined by the Zaryab Ensemble, a group of musicians from Iran and Tajikistan based in the San Francisco Bay Area and greater Sacramento …

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Country music star Nathan Carter to rock the Armagh City Hotel – Armagh I

Country music star Nathan Carter returns to the Armagh City Hotel on Tuesday December 27, 2022, with special guest Claudia Buckley. Nathan Carter spent his childhood in Liverpool although with family roots in Newry, Co Down, it was inevitable that Nathan would have a strong Irish influence in his music. …

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Oscoda High School Group Announces Solo and Ensemble Results | Entertainment

OSCODA – On Saturday, February 5, 18, the students of Oscoda High School Band traveled to Clare High School to participate in the Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association’s District 9 Solo and Ensemble Festival. The students were judged in the areas of tone, intonation, rhythm, technique and interpretation. It …

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Set of rave-engers! Classic Ibiza perfects Burghley House return

With less than 12 weeks until Classic Ibiza make their highly anticipated return to Burghley House on Saturday July 30, the Urban Soul Orchestra (USO) met last week at a London music studio to complete this year’s performance. . With 15 new tracks added to the orchestral ensemble of over …

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The Broad Stage presents Mark Morris Dance Group & Music Ensemble in MOZART DANCES

The Broad Stage presents the stage debut of Marc Morris Dance Group (MMDG) with the MMDG Music Ensemble in Mozart Dances, June 9-12. Mozart Dances has been hailed as music incarnate, featuring three exquisite piano works by Mozart set to Morris’ dynamic and uplifting choreography. The program includes a world …

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Best country music duos of all time – 24/7 Wall St.

What’s better than a country song sung by your favorite performer? How about one sung by two of them, in perfect harmony? Country music has produced a number of memorable duets involving husbands and wives, fathers and sons, fathers and daughters, and combinations of artists from other genres. (Sometimes couples …

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Bath Festival Orchestra/Manning review – aquatic theme fails to float together revived | Classical music

Jhe Bath Festival Orchestra was established by Yehudi Menuhin in 1959, when he began his 10-festival tenure as director. It has now been revived under the direction of Peter Manning and aims to invoke the status and reputation of the original band while providing a platform for emerging talent. However, …

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The country is in mourning after the Buffalo shooting – Houston Public Media

People gather outside the scene of a supermarket shooting, in Buffalo, NY on Sunday, May 15, 2022. Town Square with Ernie Manouse airs at 3 p.m. CT. Tune in to 88.7FM, listen online or subscribe to Podcast. Join the discussion at 888-486-9677, questions@townsquaretalk.org or @townsquaretalk. The country is again in …

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The Ensemble de Violoncelles de Montréal gives young musicians the chance to excel, at no cost – Montreal

The Ensemble de Violoncelles de Montréal offers free equipment and music lessons to children who may never have had the opportunity to play. Six-year-old Amaka Idaboh was the first-ever student to apply to the program two years ago. Today, the freshman plays the cello at college level and even released …

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“Our music is conquering Europe!” : Ukrainians celebrate their country’s victory in Eurovision

Ukraine’s victory in the Eurovision Song Contest lifted the spirits of those still in the war-torn country. For many on the streets of the Ukrainian port city of Odessa, the news that the Kalush Orchestra has won popular support has given people a reason to smile. “It’s very important for …

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Regional Orchestra conductor Beatrice retires after May concert | Local News

John Grinvalds Editor of the Daily Sun Kevin Boesiger will wave his baton for the last time as conductor of the Beatrice Regional Orchestra on Tuesday, May 17. Boesiger, who had been a conductor since 2010, is stepping down. The orchestra’s “Name That Tune” concert will feature a variety of …

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Will Eurovision 2023 take place in Ukraine? Questions whether the war-torn country can accommodate

Looking ahead to May next year, fans are wondering if they will be able to attend the contest in the war-torn country which is struggling with the invading nation of Russia. Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8Cancel play now Eurovision: Ukraine wins the competition with the …

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Finnish President Tells Putin Ukraine Invasion Changes His Country’s ‘Security Environment’

Russia’s military campaign in Ukraine appears to be running out of steam as its forces struggle to take more territory in the Donbass amid fierce resistance, Western military officials have said. After initially failing to take the capital, kyiv, in the first weeks of the war, Russian forces refocused their …

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Osmo Vänskä Named Laureate Conductor of the Orchestra of Minnesota

(Photo credit: Joel Larson) For one of Vänskä’s last concerts as musical director from June 2 to 4, 2022, he will pay tribute to the Finnish violinist and composer Jaakko Kuusisto — died in February 2022 — conducting the world premiere of Kuusisto’s Symphony. Next weekend, June 10-12, Vänskä will …

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May 13-20 Music Schedule – For King & Country, Warren Dunes, Black Tiger Sex Machine and Sharky and the Fins

Music For King & Country – The pop duo presents What Are We Waiting For? city ​​tour. Friday, 7 p.m. Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave. $22-$201. (800) 325-7328. Billy Bob Thornton and the Boxmasters – Formed in 2007, the Boxmasters have garnered an impressive and diverse musical catalog that …

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Burgess Hill Symphony Orchestra conductor turns 40

Michael Stefan Wood The program will include Khachaturian – Adagio of Spartacus; Wagner – Tannhäuser Overture; Saint-Saëns – Cello concerto; and Beethoven – Symphony No. 5: a fine way to mark Michael’s four decades as a conductor. “I feel very proud. Being a conductor is a wonderful privilege because you …

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Lyric Opera of Chicago announces roster of artists for 2022/23 ensemble

The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center, the professional artist development program of Lyric Opera of Chicago, has announced the full roster of 16 artists making up its 2022/23 Ensemble. The Ensemble begins its rigorous program this month in Chicago. Freshman sopranos Kathryn Henry and Lindsey Reynolds, tenors …

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Munich Symphony Orchestra, conductor Nodoka Okisawa and violinist Robert Mcduffie come to NJPAC

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents Munich Symphony Orchestra conductor Nodoka Okisawa and Grammy-nominated violinist Robert McDuffie on Sunday, February 19, 2023 at 3 p.m. In 1945, the Munich Symphony Orchestra was founded to serve its citizens through music and remains the heart of the orchestra’s mission today. …

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FHS Jazz Ensemble reaches another high note with second place at the Ellington Jazz Festival | Local News

Decades after he was first invited to perform at the annual Essentially Ellington Jazz Festival at Lincoln Center in New York, the song remains much the same for the Foxboro High School Jazz Ensemble. Sharing the stage last weekend with 14 other high school jazz bands from across the country, …

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Brand new East Lothian Schools Brass Ensemble take second place

A GROUP of musicians who had their first rehearsal less than four weeks before a national competition finished second. The East Lothian Schools Brass Ensemble were among the entrants to the Brass Ensemble of the Year. The online music competition is open to ensembles of up to 10 musicians, ages …

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From Companion to Mentor: Meet the Next Generation in APEX Together’s Season Finale

Soprano Felicia Moore and baritone John Brancy Ensemble APEX’s season finale performance this Sunday in Montclair features soprano Felicia Moore and baritone John Brancy of the Juilliard Vocal Arts Program, joined by the next generation of orchestra musicians led by Music Director and Conductor conductor David Chan, in a moving …

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The Dillsboro Jazz Festival is coming to the porch on June 4

The event will feature Mandy Gaines and the Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra. Photo provided. (Dillsboro, Ind.) – Dillsboro Arts is proud to present the 2022 Dillsboro Jazz Festival, featuring internationally acclaimed jazz vocalist Mandy Gaines with the Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra on June 4, 2022, from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 …

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A young NB musician will perform in New York

(Photo: submitted) A 12-year-old New Brunswick musician will have the unique opportunity to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York. Marysol Boisvert of Richibucto won third place in the American Protégé International Talent competition. Talented musicians from 12 countries, including the United States, Australia, Azerbaijan, Canada, Costa Rica, India, Malaysia, …

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The Bristol Press – Plainville Wind Ensemble brings the music of Middle-earth to life

@BRIANJOHNSONBP PLAINVILLE – The Plainville Wind Ensemble brings Middle-earth music to Plainville with a free concert. World-renowned composer Johan de Meij will conduct the ensemble. “He’s hugely well-known in the band world,” said Ken Bagley, musical director of the Plainville Wind Ensemble. “He has performed all over the world and …

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The Gaya ensemble performs famous jazz songs [PHOTO/VIDEO]

May 9, 2022 4:42 p.m. (UTC+04:00) 296 By Laman Ismayilova The Gaya Ensemble successfully performed at the International Mugham Center within the framework of Baku International Jazz Day. The concert titled “Through the Years” was named after the only surviving remnant of Victor Youmans and Edward Heyman’s score for the …

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Platinum Jubilee Event Guide for All Black Country

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee The Platinum Jubilee of Elizabeth II is celebrated in 2022 across the UK and the Commonwealth to mark the 70th anniversary of the ascension of Queen Elizabeth II on February 6, 1952. The Queen is the first British monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee and the …

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Mickey Gilley, country star whose club inspired ‘Urban Cowboy’, dies at 86

Mickey Leroy Gilley was born March 9, 1936 in Natchez, Mississippi, to Irene (Lewis) and Arthur Gilley. Raised in Ferriday, Louisiana, he grew up singing gospel harmonies with his cousins, Mr. Swaggart and Mr. Lewis, and sneaking into local juke joints with them to listen to blues and honky-tonk music. …

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Snapshot: Country sensation Kane Brown is coming to Regina in December

Breadcrumb Links Music Local News local arts Entertainment Of odds and ends from the local arts and entertainment scene… Singer/songwriter Kane Brown. Photo by Rick Diamond /Getty Images Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on …

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Oswego Venue 1012 to kick off summer with Country Bash and Tribute to Veterans – Shaw Local

The lineup has been announced and tickets are now on sale for the 2022 Oswego Village Summer Event Series at location 1012. The outdoor entertainment venue, which opened in 2021 at 1012 Station Drive near Orchard Road, will host a combination of 17 paid and free events this summer, sponsored …

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Performances by student ensembles throughout the month of May

Performances by the Rose-Hulman Dance Company, Symphony Orchestra, Band and Jazz & Choir student bands are scheduled throughout this month at the Hatfield Hall Theatre. These shows are free and open to the public, with no tickets required. The dance company will perform its annual showcase on Friday, May 6 …

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Okanagan Orchestra Salutes Beethoven – Lake Country Calendar

The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra wraps up its 2021/2022 season with an all-Beethoven program that will delight concert-goers of all ages. Back to Beethoven – with Canadian violinist Kerson Leong as guest artist – will mark the end of this “season of resurgence” after two difficult years. Performances will take place …

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Greensboro Symphony Orchestra Music Director Dmitry Sitkovetsky Announces Final Season | Music

GREENSBORO, NC (May 5, 2022) —Maestro Dmitry Sitkovetsky, who has been music director of the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra (GSO) since 2003, announced his retirement at a GSO board meeting on Thursday. “After 20 years of creating beautiful music with the beloved Greensboro Symphony Orchestra and world-class soloists,” he said, “I …

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Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble and Zaryab Ensemble will perform a concert in June – Cal Poly News

SAN LUIS OBISPO — The Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble will be joined by the Zaryab Ensemble for their spring concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 4 at Spanos Theater on the campus. The ensembles will perform both separately and as a combined group at the concert. Zaryab Ensemble …

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Rock, country and comedy. Find out where to have fun in the Modesto area

Limited seating is available for Brett Young at the Fruit Yard Amphitheater. Big Machine Label Group CARNEGIE CENTER FOR THE ARTS ▪ 209-632-5761 Until May 28, “Pervasive Innovation: Ceramic Sculpture in Northern California”. Until July 23, “Farms & Fields” with reception from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on May 6. …

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I grew up in a country where abortion was illegal – that’s why Roe v Wade must be preserved at all costs

It is impossible to quantify the pain caused by the Eighth Amendment to the Irish Constitution before it was repealed four years ago (REUTERS) The shame, the sin, and the crisis pregnancy support numbers scrawled on the walls of public restrooms were all I knew about abortion until my late …

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Stranraer youngsters are the whole year

Young people from Stranraer Brass have been congratulated after winning Scottish Young Musicians Brass Ensemble of the Year. The online competition attracted entries from across the country and saw the Stranraer Brass Ensemble win ahead of East Lothian Schools Brass Ensemble and Perth High School Brass Ensemble. The competition was …

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HIGH COUNTRY SINFONIA – The Sopris Soleil

MAY 12 @ 7:00 PMSHOW @ 7:00 p.m. // DOORS @ 6:00 p.m.FREE WITH RSVP // DONATION UP TO $20 SUGGESTEDGenre: Chamber Orchestra Join us for High Country Sinfonia’s first TACAW appearance.Their Spring Concert Series is a program of lesser-known composers and deep voices from the string orchestra – cello …

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WATCH: Luke Bryan Says Huntergirl Will ‘Carry the Torch of Country Music’ After Magical ‘Idol’ Performance

HunterGirl had what Katy Perry considered a ‘Cinderella moment’ during american idol‘s Disney Night on Sunday evening (May 1) after a performance of a fan-favorite Disney hit. “It’s my little sister’s favorite Disney movie,” Huntergirl said of Tangledthe film in which the song “I See The Light” appears. Huntergirl; …

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