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Chicago Español Ensemble Dances Until A Storm In Celebration at Auditorium | Chicago News

“Horizonte”, choreographed and performed by Monica Saucedo. (Credit Dean Paul) It was an evening of multiple celebrations on Saturday as Spanish dance company Ensemble Español de Chicago arrived on the scene of the Auditorium Theater in ceremonial dress to mark the return of live performances in the historic hall after …

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MONDAY MANIQUE | Violinist Malin Broman becomes her own ensemble

Broman, first violin of the Swedish Radio Symphony, came to Britta Byström with the idea of ​​a room in which she could “play with herself”. Byström immediately thought of Virginia Woolf’s 1929 long essay “A Room of Your Own.” Woolf’s essay focuses on the privacy that women need to write …

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Azrieli Prize winners shine in Talea Ensemble US premieres program

James Baker led the Talea Ensemble on Saturday night at the DiMenna Center in an Azrieli Award winning program. Photo: Chris Lee Even as a subarctic cold front swept through New York City on Saturday night, causing temperatures to drop 20 degrees, onlookers at the DiMenna Center on West 37e …

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Nu Deco Ensemble announces the program for the 2021-2022 season

After a year relegated to livestreams, Nude Deco Set announced his return to performances in person for his 2021-2022 season. The Miami-based organization’s roster that gives the chamber orchestra a modern twist includes five performances at the North Beach Bandshell and the Adrienne Arsht Center. Nu Deco co-founders Sam Hyken …

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Montclair Orchestra, now APEX Ensemble, changes name to expand

The Montclair Orchestra is now the APEX Ensemble after announcing its name change last week.WITH THE AUTHORIZATION OF APEX ENSEMBLE By JAIMIE JULIA WINTERShivers@montclairlocal.news The group known until now as the Montclair Orchestra is changing its name and expanding to provide greater opportunities for its students and audiences across the …

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QueensSound Ensemble awarded $ 5,000 grant to the City Artist Corps

The classic and contemporary trio QueensSound Ensemble is one of 3,000 New York artists to receive $ 5,000 through the Subsidies to the city’s artistic bodies program, presented by The New York Foundation for the Arts and new York City Department of Cultural Affairs, with the support of the mayor’s …

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Echéa Quartet wins the ROSL String Ensemble Prize | News

The Echéa Quartet have won the Royal Over-Seas League String Ensemble Prize, taking home a £10,000 prize. The final, held on Tuesday October 12 in London, was made up of four groups: the Brompton Quartet, Heathcliff Trio, Hill Quartet and Echéa Quartet. The Echéa Quartet won with a program by …

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The Interwoven Ensemble will give its inaugural concert

Founded by GRAMMY winner violinist Keiko Tokunaga, Interlaced was founded in response to the change in social climate that has occurred due to the COVID-19 pandemic. An individual of Asian descent, Tokunaga was saddened by the news of racial injustice towards the AAPI community. She was shocked by the lack …

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UH Wind Ensemble performs on stage for the first time in 20 months

After being sidelined due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Hawaii at the Mānoa Wind Ensemble took the stage in person for the first time since March 2020. The band broadcast live his autumn concert, which was carried out at EUH Orvis Auditorium in Mānoa on October 10. All …

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Indiana Wind Symphony will present Chamber Wind Ensemble • Current editions

At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, Indiana Wind Symphony music director Charles Conrad said there was an expected need for music for small bands. “The idea was that if the composer wrote pieces for smaller ensembles, he would have a better chance of getting them performed,” he said. “It …

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Rockwall-Heath Wind Ensemble, JV Orchestra and Cain MS Symphonic Band win national awards – Blue Ribbon News

ROCKWALL, TX (October 5, 2021) Cain Middle School Symphonic Band, conducted by Preston Prior, has been named the winner of the 2021 National Citation of Excellence competition. This is the highest honor of this division. Only four groups have earned this distinction across the country. Rockwall-Heath High School Wind Ensemble, …

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Fredonia Wind Ensemble returns to live performances

Music composed by Leonard Bernstein for “West Side Story” featuring “Lincolnshire Posy,” considered Percy Grainger’s masterpiece for wind orchestra, will highlight the Fredonia Wind Ensemble concert on Saturday, October 16 at 8 p.m. at the King Concert Hall. This will be the ensemble’s first public concert since March 2, 2019. …

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EXIT NOW | New ARC Ensemble CD “Chamber Works by Dmitri Klebanov”

The CD features violinists who are members of the ARC Ensemble Erika Raum and Marie Berardviolist Steven danncellist Thomas wiebe, and pianist Kevin Ahfat. Nominated for three Grammys and the German OPUS Klassik Awards, the Canadian chamber group consisted of seasoned professors and guest artists from Glenn Gould School of …

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AVAILABLE NOW | New ARC Ensemble CD “Chamber Works by Dmitri Klebanov”

The disc presents violinists who are members of the ARC Ensemble Erika Raum and Marie Berard, violist steven dan, cellist Thomas Wieb, and pianist Kevin Ahfat. Nominated for three Grammys and Germany’s OPUS Klassik awards, the Canadian chamber music group was made up of veteran teachers and guest artists from …

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York Chamber Ensemble returns with live performances for 21st concert season

The first show will be at St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Newmarket on Saturday, October 23, featuring Canadian pianist Luke Welch The York Chamber Ensemble is gearing up for its 21st season with four shows scheduled from October to May. The first concert is scheduled for Saturday, October 23 at …

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The Doansburg Chamber Ensemble will present a trio of harp, flute and bassoon

The Doansburg Chamber Ensemble will continue its 2021 season with a concert by its flute, herpes and bassoon trio. This performance will also be broadcast as a virtual performance. The show will air from St. Mary in the Highlands Church (1 Chestnut Street in Cold Spring, New York) on Saturday, …

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Naïve joins forces with the Appassionato ensemble

The French record company Naïve has teamed up with the chamber orchestra Appassionato to create ‘Appassionato, the label’. This new label was launched with the album ‘Métamorphoses nocturnes’, featuring the Metamorphosis, the setting of Respighi from Shelley’s The tramonte and Schönberg Verklärte Nacht – all recorded live at La Seine …

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Music ensemble programs develop at UCCS

Kate marlett kmarlett@uccs.edu UCCS ensembles include string orchestras, jazz ensembles, and choral groups that perform as part of the Musical Honors Ensemble program through VAPA. Glen Whitehead has been with UCCS since 2000 and became the Music Program Director in 2006. Whitehead spoke about the ensembles presented at the Ent …

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The Ensemble Contemporain International announces the new members of the Ensemble

the International Contemporary Ensemble welcomes Matana roberts and Fay Victor as new permanent members of the Ensemble and Vimbayi Kaziboni as artist in residence for the 2021-22 season. As the Ensemble approaches its 20th anniversary, Roberts, Victor, and Kaziboni will join and lead creative collaborations, as well as shape programming …

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Voices of Change, Dallas’ Modern Music Ensemble, Performs Seasonally Winning Performances

Voices of Change, the modern music ensemble from Dallas, kicked off its season on Sunday with an engaging mix of works from the 20th and 21st centuries. The concert was presented at the Caruth Auditorium at Southern Methodist University for a virtual and in-person audience. Masks were worn by spectators …

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Expo 2020 Dubai: Hear AR Rahman create magic with an all-female ensemble – News

Dubai – 50 musicians from the Arab world to accompany Oscar-winning composer Relative to staff Posted: Wed, Sep 22, 2021, 6:23 PM Last update: Wed, Sep 22, 2021, 6:38 PM A new video featuring the Firdaus Orchestra from Expo 2020 Dubai captures the creativity of Oscar-winning composer AR Rahman’s pioneering …

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VC LIVE | Washington Arts Ensemble Inaugural Concert

LIVE FROM BUDAPEST, HUNGARY – WITH MASTERPIECE IVAN FISCHER AND THE BUDAPEST FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA August 30, 2021 | Conductor Iván Fischer received his third COVID-19 vaccine at the Budapest Festival Orchestra open-air concert while conducting | World-renowned conductor wants to encourage vaccination in Hungary and raise awareness of the importance …

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Lee to present a wind ensemble concert on September 28

The Lee University Wind Ensemble will present a concert on Tuesday, September 28 at 7:30 p.m. at the Conn Center on Lee’s campus. The concert will be conducted by Dr David Holsinger, music teacher at Lee and conductor of the ensemble. The performance will feature a diverse collection of composers, …

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Classic Album Review: The Nash Ensemble – Bruch’s Chamber Music

By Jonathan Blumhofer One could hardly ask for a more persuasive Bruch plea than what the Nash Ensemble is proposing here. If one can think of Antonin Dvorak as “Brahms with a smile”, maybe Max Bruch is “Brahms with a frown”? No… that’s not quite true. Of course, Bruch’s approach …

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Grammy-nominated Larkin Poe and Pioneering Hybrid Orchestra Nu Deco release fan favorite for the first time in “Mad As A Hatter”

Acclaimed roots-rock duo Larkin Poe have teamed up with innovative hybrid orchestra Nu Deco Ensemble for Paint the roses: in concert – a new album to be released tomorrow that reinterprets the music of Larkin Poe, including their 2020 release Self Made Man and more, through an orchestral lens. Fans …

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Larkin Poe & Nu Deco Ensemble Release Fan Favorite For The First Time – “Mad As A Hatter”

Acclaimed roots-rock duo Larkin Poe teamed up with an innovative hybrid orchestra Nude Deco Set for Paint the Roses: Live Concert – a new album due out tomorrow that reinterprets the music of Larkin Poe, including their 2020 release Self Made Man and more, through an orchestral lens. Fans can …

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Setting sun and rising stars: YSU Wind Ensemble makes its outdoor debut on September 15

Michael Butler, new Director of Groups at YSU The highlight is at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 15, as the Youngstown State University Dana School of Music Wind Ensemble kicks off its 2021-22 concert season with a free outdoor performance on Harrison Common Field. This is the first concert under …

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The chefless ensemble A Far Cry is still wooing the unknown, perhaps more than ever in its 15th season

However, what struck Fortes about the question of normality was the fact that the AFC was founded, in its own words, “to try to eliminate the concept of normality in classical music.” We have constantly challenged ourselves to reinvent ourselves. So it may have been easier for AFC to adapt …

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Irish Chamber Orchestra with The Libra Ensemble & Finghin Collins, Piano

Irish chamber orchestraThe Balance SetFinghin Collins, piano Schumann Träumerei from Kinderszenen Op. 15Tchaikovsky Waltz from Serenade for Strings in C MajorGrieg Air by Holberg Suite for stringsGrieg Prelude from Holberg SuiteMozart Concerto K. 414 in A majorDeirdre Gribbin Anfa Virga from the Ros tapestry suiteChopin Scherzo n ° 2 op. …

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The Sound of Music: A Look At Dartmouth Ensembles

Musical ensembles offer performance options at various levels of commitment and experience. by Veronica Winham | 7/9/21 1h05 Dress rehearsal of the Barbary Coast Ensemble photographed in Hanover on May 11, 2017. Copyright 2017 Robert C Strong II. This article is featured in the Freshman 2021 special issue. For those …

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Dimitri Monstein Ensemble, Landscape | The anachronism of vinyl

I cannot choose a specific genre for the music played on Dimitri Monstein Ensemble Countryside, and yet it’s so familiar, like something I heard everywhere many years ago. Monstein, a Swiss drummer making his debut as a leader and producer, calls it a direct blend of jazz and classical. This …

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Grammy-nominated duo Larkin Poe & Pioneering Hybrid Orchestra Nu Deco Ensemble debut “Sometimes” (Bessie Jones) via CMT

About Larkin Poe Called “Self-taught badasses” through American songwriter and “an act of sister with endurance” through NPR, Grammy-nominated multi-instrumental sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell of Larkin Poe create their own brand of Roots Rock ‘n’ Roll: gritty, moving and fragrant with their southern heritage. Originally from Atlanta and currently …

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Ensemble Q (Musica Viva Live Stream)

This was to be “the tour of a lifetime” for Paul Dean and Brisbane’s Ensemble Q – a program of music showcasing the band’s prodigious skills, culminating in a performance of his Concerto for Cello and Wind Quintet, written for his wife, cellist Trish Dean. . But, sadly, the closures …

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BAILEN, accompanied by Bay Atlantic Symphony & New York Chamber Ensemble, To Perform in Cape May

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | OVERVIEW | EVENTS originally published: 08/20/2021 (CAPE MAY, NJ) – Enjoy a special summer musical evening on the outdoor stage of the Emlen Physick Estate, when the musical tour group BAILEN joins members of the Bay Atlantic Symphony and the New York Chamber Ensemble, performing BAILEN …

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His ensemble makes historic debut at Battersea Arts Center in September

The UK’s first female, non-binary orchestra, Her Ensemble, will debut at Battersea Arts Center, celebrating over 2,000 years of female songwriters. The concert, titled Forgotten in History, will take place in the spectacular Grand Hall of the iconic venue on Friday September 17 at 8 p.m. For more information and …

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Not a string in sight as the Montclair Orchestra Percussion Ensemble performs at the Morris Museum

Jack Grassa From left to right, Montclair Orchestra Percussion Ensemble members Barry Centanni, Christine Chen, Taylor Goodson, Thomas Mulvaney, Erica Mariani and Eric Borghi perform at the Morris Museum. “You can’t play a sad song on the banjo,” said Steve Martin. “It always comes out so cheerful.” The same goes, …

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Ensemble Nu Deco and Aaron Parks release vibrant live performance video and EP

Today, an innovative hybrid orchestra Nude Deco Set and acclaimed jazz pianist Aaron Parks share together an incredible collaboration that brings home the joy of live music. The EP Ensemble Nu Deco + Aaron Parks: Live from Miami is now available, with the video of their performance from May 2019 …

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Music: A string ensemble and a Latin band bring their music to Center Park | Free time

MANCHESTER – Suite Sounds, an ensemble of string and flute musicians from the Manchester Symphony Orchestra, perform at Center Memorial Park in Manchester city center today at 4.30pm. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the music which starts at 4:30 p.m. The performance is part of the MSOC …

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NYC FREE Little Island Festival Features International Contemporary Ensemble and Tyshawn Sorey

On Thursday August 19, 2021 at 7:30 p.m., the pioneer International Contemporary Ensemble and composer and multi-instrumentalist Tyshawn Sorey will be presented as part of NYC FREE, a unique new multidisciplinary festival in Small island. The Ensemble and Sorey will perform the composer’s 45-minute Autoschédiasmes. First presented at the Ojai …

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Orion Ensemble returns to in-person performance and continues live streaming for 2021-2022 season

The Orion Ensemble returns to in-person performances, while continuing live streaming to reach even more chamber music fans, in its 29th season, with four concert programs at four venues. Guest violinist/violist Stephen Boe and guest violist Roger Chase join the widely acclaimed musical talent of Orion’s core members – clarinetist …

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What is the role of the viola in ensemble playing?

It is the place of the viola in the textures of string quartets and orchestral music that is both its essence and its curse. The curse is built into the acoustic compromise of the viola, which is held like a violin, but tuned a fifth lower. What is the role …

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All five music ensemble programs at Lakeland Community College are now holding auditions – News-Herald

Lakeland Community College’s five musical ensemble programs are resuming rehearsals and in-person performances for the fall semester and are looking for new and returning musicians. Musicians with the equivalent of at least two years of high school musical creation are encouraged to schedule an audition, according to a press release. …

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Orchestra 914 appoints new musical director to lead the ensemble

Russell Ger has been appointed Music Director of Orchestra 914, formerly The Chappaqua Orchestra. Orchestra 914, formerly known as Chappaqua Orchestra, announced last week the appointment of Russell Ger as Music Director. Co-Executive Directors David Restivo and Amy Harter are thrilled to begin working with Ger, whose artistic energy encompasses …

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Larkin Poe teams up with Nu Deco Ensemble for “Paint the Roses: Live in Concert”

Acclaimed roots-rock duo Larkin Poe teams up with an innovative hybrid orchestra Nude Deco Set for Paint the Roses: Live Concert — a new album that reinterprets the music of Larkin Poe, including their 2020 release Self-taught man and more, through an orchestral lens. The single from the album “Every …

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Concert preview: Bright Eyes brings a full-size chamber ensemble for West

NEW HAVEN — One of the amazing things about the band Bright Eyes is that, to a large extent, they defy categorization. But no matter what kind of instrumentation the trio of Nate Walcott, Conor Oberst and Mike Mogis develop to underpin Oberst’s deeply moving lyrical and melodic inspirations, like …

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Tidewater Winds Ensemble performs original composition by ECSU Music Professor Dr. Christopher Palestrant – Elizabeth City State University

To many, Elizabeth City State University music professor Dr. Christopher Palestrant is known for his many performances and original compositions. An accomplished musician, Dr. Palestrant does it again with the debut of his latest composition, “The Battle of Great Bridge”, premiering with the Tidewater Winds on July 26 and again …

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FIU Jazz Vocal Ensemble Wins 2021 Downbeat Student Award | FIU News

By Michelle Vires The FIU Jazz Vocal Ensemble recently received a Student Music Award from Pessimistic Magazinewidely recognized as the most prestigious publication in the field of jazz education. Directed by Associate Professor Lisanne Lyons, the group was named the 2021 DownBeat Winner for Outstanding Jazz Vocal Performance in the …

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Jeanne Lamon, who led an early music ensemble, dies at 71

Jeanne Lamon, an accomplished violinist who was musical director of the Tafelmusic Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir for 33 years, helping to make it one of the most acclaimed Baroque ensembles in the world, died June 20 in Victoria, British Columbia. She was 71 years old. A spokeswoman for the …

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“Rasputin” played by this electronic set is my new jam

GIF: Device Orchestra (YouTube) / Gizmodo If, unlike me, you don’t spend an embarrassing number of hours browsing TikTok every week, you might be wondering why campy disco hit “Rasputin” is climb the charts more than four decades after its original release. Boney M.’s ’70s ode to ‘Russia’s greatest love …

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Queens Jazz Orchestra Ensemble to honor NEA jazz master Jimmy Heath at Flushing Town Hall – QNS.com

Subscribe to our Policy NewsletterNY for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York The Queens Jazz Orchestra Ensemble will take the stage at Flushing Town Hall at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 18 for a live tribute to the …

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THE SCOOP | Ensemble Made In Canada wins Classical Album of the Year

Ensemble Made In Canada wins Classical Album of the Year 2021: Solo or Chamber. The 2021 Annual Juno Gala Awards were handed out online last night to 37 winners. Hosted by Angeline Tetteh-Wayoe of CBC Music’s The Block, special honor awards included the Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award, Humanitarian Award, …

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Queens Jazz Orchestra Ensemble to Honor NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Heath at Flushing Town Hall

Flushing Town Hall welcomes the Queens Jazz Orchestra Ensemble on stage Friday, June 18 at 7 p.m. ET for a live tribute to the late NEA Jazz Master Jimmy heath, continuing to present exceptional jazz in its historic location. Flushing Town Hall will also welcome a small audience to its …

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College of Music Ensemble Week features an array of performances | MSUToday

The MSU College of Music will broadcast a rich assortment of live and recorded classical performances by tight-knit ensembles over a two-week period beginning in late April. Music, orchestra, choir and chamber music groups make up the extraordinary line-up crowned by the rebroadcast of a large-scale musical event during the …

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The Hip Hop orchestra L’Ensemble Mik Nawooj celebrates its 10th anniversary

Mik Nawooj ensemble. Courtesy photo. “Be free and courageous.” These are rare words during this COVID-19 pandemic, but composer and pianist JooWan Kim wants people to feel those feelings, especially when it comes to his Ensemble Mik Nawooj, a self-proclaimed hip hop orchestra now in the making. its 10th anniversary …

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Oyster River High School Musicians Selected for National Honorary Ensemble

For immediate release DURHAM — Oyster River High School seniors Madeline Blandini and William Kandle have been selected to join “the best of the best” and performed last month at the National Association for music education. Blandini and Kandle were chosen for New Hampshire’s All State Music Educators Festival last …

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The Chris Woods Groove Orchestra virtual set is a celebration of guitar playing | Guitare.com

Composed by the Chris Woods Groove Orchestra and commissioned by Elixir Strings, Octet is a multi-faceted arrangement by eight musicians from around the world, with each section written with the specific guitarist in mind, as Chris Woods explains. “I started writing the piece by quickly creating a bank of different …

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WA Symphony Orchestra Ensemble Edition celebrates Spirit of America on Independence Day at the Perth Concert Hall

WASO goes American on the eve of Independence Day, Friday July 3, with the latest in its Ensemble Edition series being broadcast live from the Perth Concert Hall stage. Dvorak’s No. 12 String Quartet The American features violinists Kathryn Lee and Kate Sullivan, Alex Brogan on viola and Eve Silver …

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Sparkling solos lead the WA Symphony Orchestra’s Ensemble Edition at the Perth Concert Hall

Two of the WA Symphony Orchestra’s best-known conductors take the lead with scintillating solos in the third week of Ensemble Edition recitals on the Perth Concert Hall stage this Friday. The solo horn David Evans is first with the Horn quintet of the Viennese classical master Mozart in E flat …

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Detroit Symphony Orchestra ensemble to perform music inspired by Scott Hocking’s “Barnboat”

Click to enlarge Image courtesy of the artist and the David Klein Gallery “Northern Celestial Vessel (Emergency Ark) aka The Barnboat,” by Detroit artist Scott Hocking. Organized by Steve Panton, who directs Trial, an essay publication on contemporary Detroit artists, Art @ the Max VI brings these works to life …

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