Monthly Archives: May 2022

REVIEW: Promenade Concert Orchestra – Music fit for a queen

The Morecambe Light Music Orchestra performed a patriotic concert at The Platform to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Review by SARAH GLOSSOP. Eager spectators were almost blown through the platform doors by an invigorating sea breeze, as they arrived for a dose of patriotism concocted by Howard Rogerson and his …

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To finance their country’s army, Kalush Orchestra sells its Eurovision trophy for $900,000

It is the 97th day of the Russian-Ukrainian war and the situation continues to deteriorate. Nearly 7 million people have fled their home countries, while millions more continue to wonder what the next day will bring. One thing is certain – people continue to fight in the hope that the …

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Knoxville Symphony Orchestra conductor says music saved his life

The KSO has just finished its season. For Aram Demirjian, it was cause for celebration. Music is his life’s vocation and is literally “saving”. Knoxville, Tenn. — Aram Demirjian said there was music in his ears since birth. It echoed in his house. Today, music surrounds the conductor of the …

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High Country Jazz Festival Final Lineup, Schedule of Events Announced | Local News

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Oxfordshire country house to host Syria benefit concert

A charity concert at a country house will help raise funds for health and education programs in Syria and neighboring countries. Ditchley House in Charlbury will host the concert which will feature music from the Sacconi Quartet and Mark Padmore. The Sacconi Quartet was formed in 2001 and is currently …

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Ukrainians rally as Russia advances in east

Ukrainians gather amid the Russian invasion of their country on Kyiv Day in these photographs. Russian forces are fighting pitched battles in eastern Ukraine to seize the Donbass region, with the city of Sievierodonetsk witnessing intense fighting. Updated: May 30, 2022 9:03 PM 19 Russia Ukraine War | AP Photo/Bernat …

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Baroque ensemble makes local debut

It’s no secret that classical music audiences are dwindling across North America, and members are finding creative ways to rekindle interest. The St. Albert Chamber Music Society defied the odds. Not only did he maintain public interest, but by encouraging regional performers, he expanded his audience. For the final concert …

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Capital Region Wind Ensemble will perform “French Impressions” on June 5th

SCHENECTADY – On Friday, June 5, at 3:00 p.m., the Capital Region Wind Ensemblewith Brett Werymusical director, presents “French Impressions” in the Taylor Auditorium at SUNY Schenectady School of Music. The Capital Region Wind Ensemble, in residence at SUNY Schenectady, will perform works by Chabrier, Debussy, Gounod and Giroux. This …

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The Ensemble of Concordance composers will present ‘Operas, Songs & Poems’

On June 25 at 8 p.m. ET, contemporary vocal music and poetry recitations intertwine on Concordance of composers‘s concert event titled ‘Operas, Songs and Poems.’ This 3rd annual collaboration between NYC and the artists of Beacon will be held at the Howland Cultural Center, which was the first building in …

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Great American Swing Band Concert Honors Our Nation’s Memorial Day Heroes – Pasadena Weekendr

The Pasadena Senior Center hosts the Great American Swing Band for an outdoor concert on Memorial Day Monday, May 30, to celebrate the bravery, courage and spirit of the men and women of the armed forces. The concert will take place on the terrace, with an open Zoom link so …

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Food for the soul: Scottish Ensemble hypnotizes audiences with ‘incredibly beautiful’ music

At this time of year I feel like I’m living in Mareel, with student exams, student submissions and shows, Thursday night’s visit, however, was for a very different reason, writes Shetland News critic Carol Jamieson. It was an evening of quiet contemplation and sonic beauty provided by the Scottish Ensemble, …

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Lawrence University Wind Ensemble Concert – The Lawrentian

The Lawrence University Wind Ensemble (LUWE), led by music teacher Kimberly-Clark and bands director Andrew Mast, performed their last concert of the year on Saturday May 21 in the Memorial Chapel. The program featured a refreshing offering, consisting of three contemporary pieces all composed over the past 30 years. The …

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AVAILABLE NOW | “Waves and Shadows” by Ensemble Collectif9

Recognized for their unique arrangements of the classical repertoire, the Montrealers collective9 released today his third album entitled “Vagues et Ombres”. On the album are the arrangements of Thibault Bertin Maghit of works by Claude Debussy — such as Moonlight, The sea, footsteps on the snow, and others. It also …

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Oswego’s 1012 venue to kick off summer Saturday with Country Bash, Tribute to Veterans – Shaw Local

Tickets are on sale now 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 by Allied First Bank. Four weekend …

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All-female Irish musical ensemble Celtic Woman to perform in Colorado Springs |

Megan Walsh was 7 years old when she fell in love with Celtic Woman, the all-female Irish musical ensemble. Epic PBS musical specials set in atmospheric castles marked Walsh’s young heart. And now, almost two decades later, the 25-year-old soprano from Navan, County Meath, Ireland, is the one singing her …

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WTAMU seeks high school players in orchestra ensemble | KAMR

CANYON, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — Officials at the West Texas A&M University School of Music said they are looking for high school students to be part of a college-exclusive performance group. According to a university press release, Ensemble Next is seeking up to three new student musicians for the ensemble’s second …

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Huge weekend of live music to celebrate Black Country taking place in Himley

A huge weekend of live music and entertainment, including Eurovision winners Bucks Fizz, is coming to The Black Country this summer. The event will take place in the grounds of Himley Hall to celebrate the Black Country Festival in July. The Black Country Weekender will take place on Saturday July …

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New York Voices will ‘Jazzle’ during the High Country Jazz Festival during a concert on Friday, June 10 at the Appalachian Theater | mountain time

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Ensemble 360: A dawn chorus worth getting out of bed

It was the second time in a fortnight that I had set my alarm clock at 4:15 a.m. on a Sunday. Being naturally more of an owl than a lark, it’s not a commonly observed time of day. However, during the spring months, I try to rouse myself from sleep …

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Wilco: Cruel Country Album Review

cruel country is a double-edged album title, “country” designating either a nation or a musical genre. The duality is deliberate, as Wilco grapples not only with America’s tumultuous present, but also with the band’s heavy heritage with country music. Jeff Tweedy cut his teeth in Uncle Tupelo, the pioneering alt-country …

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Platinum Jubilee – Hotels, Restaurants, Country Estates

Getty Images/Michael Stillwell Pull out your Union Jack memorabilia and dust off those Spice Girls CDs, because Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee is on the horizon. June 2-5 is the official weekend dedicated to this royal milestone, and there’s a host of activities on offer to commemorate the 70-year-old reign …

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Heather Ferguson and a 5-piece ensemble will play jazz standards in Parksville – Parksville Qualicum Beach News

Heather Ferguson is making the most of her “second act” – a career performing and recording jazz music. Ferguson and his five-piece ensemble will perform their repertoire of jazz vocal standards at Knox United Church in Parksville (345 Pym St.) on June 4. Ferguson has been playing jazz music for …

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Hungarian Folklore Ensemble: Liszt Mosaics, Sadler’s Wells 2022

Published: 08:50 26 May 2022 It’s a beautiful spring day in Budapest and I came to take a look inside the Hungarian Heritage House. If you’ve never been there, this beautiful capital is crossed by the Blue Danube, with the castle, museums and residential quarter of Buda, and the lively …

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The baroque music ensemble La Fiocco presents “Cantate e Canzonetti”

La Fiocco, the Bucks County-based baroque music ensemble, concludes its post-pandemic comeback 2021-2022 season with “Cantate e Canzonetti”, marking the return of guest soprano Laura Heimes. The program features German and Italian instrumental and virtuoso vocal music from the 17th and 18th centuries, including works by popular composers Antonio Vivaldi, …

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Devon Horse Show and Country Fair return after two years away [Events roundup] – Delco Times

The following events are planned for the coming week across the region: • After a pandemic-induced two-year hiatus, the Devon Horse Show & Country Fair returns this year, from Thursday to June 5 at 23 Dorset Road, Devon. Before the pandemic, the Devon Horse Show had been held annually since …

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Devon Horse Show and Country Fair return after two years away [Events roundup] – Reading eagle

The following events are planned for the coming week across the region: • After a two-year hiatus induced by the pandemic, the Devon Horse Show & Country Fair returns this year, from Thursday to June 5 at 23 Dorset Road, Devon. Before the pandemic, the Devon Horse Show had been …

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Youth Symphony in Tune with Okanagan Spring Concerts – Lake Country Calendar

Amazing talent, dedication to excellence and passion for music will be on full display when the Okanagan Youth Symphony Orchestra closes out the 2021/2022 season with its Spring Concert. Like its professional counterpart, the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra, OSYO performs in all three Okanagan cities. Performances are Saturday, May 28 at …

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Nick Dunston and Mosaic Orchestra at the Abrons Arts Center, June 22

Wet Ink Set appears at the Playhouse Theater in Abrons Art Center for Concerts AIR 04 Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. The band Wet Ink is joined by innovative improvisers, including bassoonist Katherine Young (also artist-in-residence 2021-22), singer Charmaine Lee and trombonist Weston Olencki. The program features the …

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​Korean Cultural Week features Ensemble SU concert – Music and dance – Al-Ahram Weekly

Arabic Music Institute 22 rue Ramsis, tel. 02 2574 3373 Sat 28, 8 p.m.: The National Arab Music Ensemble performs songs by the late singer and composer Mohamed Abdel-Wahab. American University in Cairo New Cairo Campus Fri, June 3, 7 p.m.: After a two-year hiatus, AUC Student Union concerts are …

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Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association presents the Atlantic Wind Ensemble: “We Remember”

NEW | FEATURES | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 05/22/2022 (OCEAN GROVE, NJ) — The Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association (OGCMA) present The Atlantic Wind Ensemble: “We Remember” with a free concert on Saturday May 28, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. at the Grand Auditorium. The evening includes patriotic/military anthems, popular …

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Russia Bans 963 Americans From Country; Finland holds talks with Turkey over NATO bid – live

The gardians Lorenzo Tondo has this latest dispatch from Kyiv, where concern is growing over the fate of Ukrainian fighters in Russian hands after their surrender at Mariupol: Ukraine has hinted it is open to resuming talks with Russia as Moscow claims it has taken full control of the beleaguered …

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Renner will showcase his talents in the OCC guitar ensemble | arts and culture

When Orange Coast College elementary student and teacher William Renner enrolled in the OCC Classical Guitar Course in Spring 2020, he wanted to enrich his life by honing his guitar skills and getting back to performing. in person. This vision of playing in an ensemble is expected to be postponed …

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Boston’s Silkroad Ensemble announces tour

(Photo credit: Adam Gurczak) The Silk road set present “Phoenix rising» with their artistic director and GRAMMY Award-winning musician and singer Rhiannon Giddenson a multi-city tour of the United States East Coast July 16-30, 2022. Succeeding Yo-Yo Ma in the role, Giddens was appointed artistic director of the set in …

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10 must-see shows for fans of folk, country and world music

OLD FARKA TOURE; BOMBINO Here is a wonderful double shot of Saharan blues from two of its best practitioners in the same week. Old Farka Touré perpetuates the legacy of his famous father, Ali; Omara “Bombino” Moctar continues to blaze her own trail with her scathing, cutting edge guitar style. …

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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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Wynonna Judd taps big country stars for Judds tour

Following Naomi Judd’s death, her daughter Wynonna announced that she would still be on the Judd farewell tour. And she won’t sing solo. On various dates on the 11-show tour, Faith Hill, Brandi Carlile, Little Big Town, Martina McBride, Ashley McBryde and Trisha Yearwood will take the mic left empty …

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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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APEX Ensemble: “Respecting tradition, embracing modernism”

One hundred years ago, in 1922, an ensemble later known as the Montclair Orchestra gave its first concert at the Montclair Art Museum. The ensemble grew to become the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, moving to the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark. Ninety-four years after the township’s first symphony …

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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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Country stars Kathy Mattea and Suzy Bogguss finally together Thursday at the Ridgefield Playhouse

Don’t miss! Country stars Kathy Mattea and Suzy Bogguss are “Together At Last” on May 19 It’s almost here! A very special debut performance by Grammy Award-winning Country Stars Kathy Mattea and Suzy Bogguss will take place at the Ridgefield Playhouse on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. Best …

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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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Orville Peck presents “Queer Country” at the Arlington Theater

Graham Glass / Daily Nexus An anonymous cowboy in a fringed mask and floral-print suit had full control of the Arlington Theater on April 26. The cowboy, multi-talented country singer Orville Peck, was in Santa Barbara for the first time on his Bronco tour in support of his latest album. …

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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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Holly Tucker and WJO mix country and jazz on the Saturday show | Music

Country music comes naturally to Waco singer and songwriter Holly Tucker, but she finds pop and jazz can also be within her reach. Tucker, a Lorena native and Baylor University graduate with a performing career in country music, will collaborate with the Waco Jazz Orchestra as the band’s guest performer …

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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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