Orchestra ensemble

The vocal ensemble Cantus looks back on its past and celebrates its 27th anniversary

It started with a lament. Four freshmen having dinner in the cafeteria at St. Olaf College in Northfield in 1995 shared a common disappointment that their days of singing with an all-male vocal group might be over. While auditioning for the famed St. Olaf Choir the following fall would be …

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Buskaid Soweto String Ensemble 25th Anniversary Celebration

The Buskaid Soweto String Ensemble will return to Linder Auditorium to commemorate 25 years of great musical creation on July 17th only. Buskaid founder Rosemary Nalden said she first took the stage at Linder Auditorium 25 years ago, at Buskaid’s first concert with 15 school-aged children from Diepkloof, Soweto . …

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Washington Classical Review » Blog Archive » A few shaky ensemble moments, Lin’s playing shines with Apollo Orchestra

Cho-Liang Lin performed music by Mozart and Sarasate with the Apollo Orchestra on Sunday at Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church. Photo: Bruce V. Boyajian Violin superstar Cho-Liang Lin performed a concert with the Apollo Orchestra at Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church on Sunday afternoon. Even after more than four decades of performing, …

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The Financing Guide For Your New Instrument

If you decide to finance a vehicle or a new house and have a good credit history, you may simply browse for the ideal financing. This is not as simple when it comes to purchasing a musical instrument. Without further security, a banker is unlikely to grant such a loan …

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The Chai Folk Ensemble comes back to life

The Sarah Sommer Chai Folk Ensemble has appointed a pair of new artistic directors: Jesse Popeski and Sarah Sommer. The ensemble is also no stranger to the ensemble, which has been singing, playing and dancing to Jewish and Israeli music for crowds across the city and around the world since …

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Angelic evening promised as Eisteddfod-winning harpist joins new vocal ensemble at arts festival

Corvus Louise Thomson Photo: Sara Porter A new addition to the Church Stretton Arts Festival program this year is to pair Eisteddfod-winning harpist Louise Thomson with the innovative and versatile new vocal ensemble the Corvus Consort. And they will present what is described as a rich and varied program in …

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Dazzle Announces “Move to the Music” Large Ensemble Performance Series

Denver, it’s time to move on to music. Welcome to the Dazzling Age of Denver music scene. Dazzle presents an explosion of Grand Ensemble performances, most Monday evenings at 7:00 p.m., starting July 11. Music engages the senses, stimulates creativity and imagination, and stimulates meaningful interactions between us. Community music-making …

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Antarctica (Sydney Chamber Opera, Asko|Schönberg Ensemble)

The New Australian Opera Antarcticwhich premiered this week at the Holland Festival to standing ovations, is as ambitious as a flying cellist, as expansive as Berlioz’s account of the Trojan Wars and cruel as Wagner’s twilight of the gods: it depicts the crash of the Enlightenment mindset against this vast …

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students from the Carthage group achieve success at the State Solo & Ensemble Contest | New

The Interscholastic University League held its annual state solo and ensemble competition in Austin over Memorial Day weekend. This event includes lectures 1A through 6A, encompasses the band, twirling, chorus, orchestra, and music theory divisions, and spans two and a half days across six campuses at Austin ISD and the …

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Wharfedale Chamber Ensemble Family Concert to inspire children to play

THE Wharfedale Chamber Ensemble Family Concert will take place on Sunday July 10 at 4.30pm in the Methodist Church of Burley-in-Wharfedale. The Wharfedale Chamber Ensemble, who have built a reputation for giving fun and interesting short family concerts in Burley over the past six years, perform their annual longer family …

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Gotham Early Music Scene to Feature Twelfth Night Set in RIVALRY

Renowned specialists in historical performance will perform at GEMS NY on June 26. Twelfth Night, directed by Rachell Ellen Wong and David Belkovski, presents a program of rivalries and feuds in the baroque. From the smallest to the most earth-shattering, rivalries persist throughout the history of music, devouring even the …

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The Broadway Sinfonietta, Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble and more will perform at Bryant Park Picnic Performances in July

The Bryant Park Picnic Performances presented by Bank of America’s Free Live Performance Season this summer will continue with Carnegie Hall Citywide Series, five nights of music spanning all genres every Friday in July. The series begins with jazz collective Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble (July 1); The vocal and drum …

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RI Philharmonic Wind Ensemble: Opportunity for top high school and college musicians

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Wind Ensemble (RIPYWE) is currently adding more of the top student musicians in grades 7-12 for its upcoming 2022-23 performing season. RIPYWE is part of the RI Philharmonic Orchestra & Music School. Led by Dr. David Neves, nationally acclaimed music educator and bandleader, and coordinator …

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Players and Payne Park could be a great set

After the hubbub that erupted in 2019 when the Sarasota Orchestra proposed to build a new music hall on seven acres in Payne Parkit was surprising to hear of an idea floated recently to make Payne Park Auditorium, located in that same bucolic green space, the new home of community …

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A youth ensemble will perform at Foothills on Sunday

June 1 – Members of the Little Delaware Youth Ensemble have been practicing since March for this Sunday’s concert at the Foothills Performing Arts and Civic Center in Oneonta. LYDE’s music director Uli Speth said he was “very” looking forward to this week’s performance. “This is the first time we’ve …

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A group of young people will perform on Sunday at Foothills | Local News

Members of the Little Delaware Youth Ensemble have been practicing since March for this Sunday’s concert at the Foothills Performing Arts and Civic Center in Oneonta. LYDE’s music director Uli Speth said he was “very” looking forward to this week’s performance. “This is the first time we’ve played Oneonta again …

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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 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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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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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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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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The Creation (Sydney Chamber Choir/Australian Haydn Ensemble)

“This is one of the most ambitious presentations of the Canberra International Music Festival to date,” said ACT Arts Minister Tara Cheyne. She echoed comments from CIMF President Geneviève Jacobs opening the 2022 festival season based on the “Pole to Pole” concept. Jacobs described Canberra’s beloved festival fixture as ‘this …

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The Hungarian State Folklore Ensemble presents LISZT MOSAICS

Through live music and traditional dance, the history of Hungarian music and dance will be celebrated at an evening concert. An evening in two halves, the first part will celebrate folk and classical music of the era and be an exploration of how folk music inspired classical. The artistic director …

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AMERICAN THEATER | Ensemble Theater Co. appoints Scott DeVine as General Manager

SANTA BARBARA, CALIF. : ensemble theater company (ETC) plans to welcome Scott DeVine as general manager following a nationwide search. He will co-direct the affairs and operations of the organization alongside ETC’s artistic director, Jonathan Fox. “The ETC Board of Directors decided to hire Scott after a long and exhaustive …

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Take a musical journey with Wind Ensemble

CAL POLY – Join the Cal Poly Humboldt School of Dance, Music and Drama and bandleader Paul Cummings as they present a concert of woodwinds, brass and percussion featuring the Wind Ensemble of university on Friday, April 29 at 8 p.m. at Fulkerson Recital Hall. Concert tickets are $10 general, …

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The students of the group Manistee perform well in solo and ensemble festivals

MANISTEE — The Manistee Middle School band held a solo and ensemble festival on Saturday, and the Chippewas put on a slew of strong performances, recording 14 1s — the highest possible score — and two 2s. • Nathan Erlandson for an oboe solo; • Madalyn Wayward, Lindsey Gardner, Gabrielle …

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Aurora Church will host the Orion Ensemble concert on May 8

The New England Congregational Church in Aurora will host the renowned chamber music group Orion Ensemble from the Chicago area. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 8 at the church, 406 W. Galena Blvd. Guest violinists Roger Chase and Stephen Boe will join the ensemble for …

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Manistee group students perform well at solo and ensemble festivals

MANISTEE — The Manistee Middle School band held a solo and ensemble festival on Saturday, and the Chippewas put on a slew of strong performances, recording 14 1s — the highest possible score — and two 2s. • Nathan Erlandson for an oboe solo; • Madalyn Wayward, Lindsey Gardner, Gabrielle …

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The Small But Mighty: the River Charles Ensemble takes the stage | Arts

Despite being made up of just eight Harvard students, the powerful instrumental melody of the River Charles Ensemble reverberated throughout Paine Hall on April 16 as they celebrated their 10th anniversary with a spring concert. Founded with the intention of providing a collaborative environment for every type of musician in …

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Stranraer Brass Ensemble Wins National Title — 4barsrest

An ensemble of talented young performers from Stranraer Brass have been announced as the first ever “Scottish Young Musicians Brass Ensemble of the Year”. Following an extensive online competition which attracted entries from across the country, an ensemble from Stranraer Brass has been announced as the first-ever ‘Scottish Young Musicians …

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The Stranraer Brass Ensemble named Best Brass Ensemble of the Year for Young Scottish Musicians

Billed as the next big development in music in Scotland, Brass Ensemble of the Year and Solo Performer of the Year seek to find the best young musicians from each local authority and independent schools in Scotland to compete against. After an online competition which attracted entries from across the …

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Brightmusic Chamber Ensemble will present rescheduled “symphonic strings” on May 10 | Culture & Leisure

Oklahoma City — The strings take center stage at the May 10 Brightmusic Chamber Ensemble concert at First Baptist Church downtown. The event is a postponement of his January 11 concert, “Symphonic strings.” Due to a resurgence of COVID, the concert has been postponed for the safety of the public …

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Ensemble Theater Company appoints new CEO

The Ensemble Theater Company of Santa Barbara (ETC) announced Thursday that it has named Scott DeVine as its chief business executive following a nationwide search. Mr. DeVine brings nearly 20 years of theater management experience to the role of General Manager to lead the commercial and operational functions of the …

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Ensemble Theater Company appoints Scott Devine as new CEO following nationwide search

The Ensemble Theater Company of Santa Barbara (ETC) today announced that it has appointed Scott DeVine as the organization’s business manager following a nationwide search. Mr. DeVine brings nearly 20 years of theater management experience to his role as General Manager to lead the commercial and operational functions of the …

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Review: PostClassical Ensemble Performs Mahler’s 4th Symphony “A Wicked New Look”

Placeholder while loading article actions Spring has arrived and Mahler is in the air. In early April, the National Symphony Orchestra presented the composer’s second symphony (the “Resurrection”) under the direction of special guest conductor Michael Tilson Thomas. (That same weekend, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra polished said symphony into its …

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Washington Classical Review » Blog Archive » Postclassical Ensemble misses the mark in Mahler’s odd mix

Trombonist David Taylor performed in the PostClassical Ensemble’s Mahler program conducted by Angel Gil-Ordóñez on Wednesday night at the Kennedy Center’s Terrace Theater. Photo: Daniel Schwartz The PostClassical Ensemble tried another big hit for its latest program, heard Wednesday night at the Kennedy Center Terrace Theater. A chamber ensemble of …

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Chor Leoni and the Leonids

Chor Leoni announces the first performance of his new professional ensemble with A Sound Like This: Chor Leoni & The Leonids on May 12 & 13, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. at the newly restored St. Andrew’s-Wesley United (1022 Nelson St). Bringing together nine acclaimed male singers from across North America, …

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Wind Ensemble performs at Cal Poly Humboldt – Times-Standard

The Cal Poly Humboldt School of Dance, Music and Drama and conductor Paul Cummings will present a concert of woodwinds, brass and percussion featuring the university’s wind ensemble on April 29 at 8 p.m. h at the Fulkerson Recital Hall on campus. Concert tickets are $10 general, $5 for children …

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Wisdom Tree Ensemble world premiere at OTCA

The Wisdom Tree Ensemble will make their world premiere appearance at the Old Town Center for the Arts on Saturday, April 23 at 7 p.m. The concert will be dedicated to global and local environmental initiatives in honor of Earth Day, and locally to celebrate the Verde Valley Birding & …

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Tambuco Percussion Ensemble, Oregon Ag Fest, Earth Day celebrations: 10 things to do this week

Spring seems to have taken its time to show itself, but that won’t stop us from observing Earth Day, attending a farm and agriculture festival, or celebrating a jazz icon with a night out. tribute to Alberta Rose. This week also includes a classical music event and a watercolor art …

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Shippensburg Jazz Ensemble performs in Luhrs

The Shippensburg University Jazz Ensemble performed to enthusiastic audiences on Monday, April 11 at the Luhrs Performing Arts Center. The SU Department of Music presented the concert, which featured the jazz ensemble playing a varied jazz repertoire, conducted and directed by Trever Famulare, Assistant Professor of Music and Band Manager. …

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The International Contemporary Ensemble of New York appoints a new artistic director

69 years old George E. Lewis first collaborated with the International Contemporary Ensemble in 2011, presenting a Composer Portrait concert for which he composed his work, The will to parry. Having served on the ensemble’s board of directors since 2018, he will now join as artistic director during its 20th …

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Wind ensemble and orchestra concerts celebrate the careers of longtime music teachers Gene Pollart and Ann Danis – URI News

KINGSTON, RI – April 18, 2022 – The University of Rhode Island Music Department wraps up its spring concert schedule in April and May with a lineup that includes two shows that celebrate 75 years of combined service to the University by the music teachers Gene Pollart and Anne Danis. …

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Jazz group and ensemble UMaine has invited guest musician Nadje Noordhuis – The Maine Campus

On Thursday, April 14, the “Jazz Ensemble Concert” was held at the Minsky Recital Hall conducted by Dan Barrett, professor of music theory and jazz courses at the University of Maine. UMaine was fortunate to receive a Cultural Affairs Committee/Distinguished Lecture Series grant that enabled a special guest artist to …

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The Oakton Piano Ensemble returns to concerts

After a two-year hiatus, the Oakton Community College Piano Ensemble celebrates its return to live performance. The ensemble will perform concerts at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 23 and 3 p.m. Sunday, April 24 at the Footlik Theater at Oakton Community College, 1600 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines. Founded and led …

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State Dance Ensemble will perform at the Mugham Center [PHOTO]

April 15, 2022 13:15 (UTC+04:00) 325 By Laman Ismayilova International Mugham Center invites you to enjoy a wonderful concert on April 16. Famous singers and musicians, including soloists of the State Dance Ensemble, will take part in the concert program entitled “Karabakh is Azerbaijan”. Founded in 1938 by the eminent …

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Illinois Valley Flute Ensemble to Host ‘A Kaleidoscope of Color’ Concert – Shaw Local

The Illinois Valley Flute Ensemble under the direction of Sue Gillio will present “A Kaleidoscope of Color” concert at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 23 at Zion United Church of Christ, 1521 Sixth St., Peru. Voluntary offers will be accepted with money going to the Flute Scholarship Fund to assist …

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In Memoriam / In Celebration: National Symphony Orchestra and Ensemble Interforma @ New Music Dublin 2022

When: Friday, April 29, 2022Time: 7:30 p.m.Venue: Main Stage, National Concert HallTickets €24 (Reduced €12) National Symphony OrchestraInterforma Set – Next SetStefan Asbury, conductor (ONS)Marco Blaauw, trumpet Ensemble Interforma – Musicians from the National Conservatory of Music and Dance of ParisBastien David L’impatiente (Irish premiere)David Fennessy Panopticon (Irish premiere) SHORT …

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SoM will host Percussion Ensemble for the last concert of the semester | East Carolina

East Carolina University’s School of Music (SoM) will host its final percussion ensemble concert of the semester from 7:30-9 p.m. on April 14 at the Fletcher Music Center, room B110. ECU professor and percussion director Jonathan Wacker said this will be his last concert at ECU as he will be …

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From Brahms to a Saariaho premiere, Ensemble Connect offers versatile and luminous advocacy

Ensemble Connect performed the world premiere of Kaija Saariaho Semafor Monday night at Carnegie Hall. Photo: Fadi Kheir Ensemble Connect returned to Weil Recital Hall with a chamber music program equally divided between romantic and contemporary. The Schumanns and Brahms were charming and skilfully performed, but the highlight was the …

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Ukraine Benefit featuring a Russian ensemble is canceled in Vienna

A benefit concert planned to support Ukraine was canceled in Vienna on Monday due to concerns about the Russian ensemble it was to present, MusicAeterna, led by conductor Teodor Currentzis and backed by a bank of State in Russia. The concert, hosted by Vienna’s Konzerthaus, one of Austria’s largest venues, …

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Concert Review: Vocal Ensemble, Room Full of Teeth, Presented by Candlelight Concert Society

Room full of teeth, vocal ensemble.Photo courtesy of Candlelight Concert Society. The Grammy-winning vocal ensemble, “Room Full of Teeth,” presented by the Candlelight Concert Society, performed beautifully at the Smith Theater at Howard Community College’s Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center on Saturday, April 9. Room Full of Teeth’s performance …

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QC Symphony Youth String Ensemble to undergo transformation | Local News

The Quad-City Symphony Orchestra has announced that the Youth String Ensemble will be transformed into a Concert Orchestra for the 2022-2023 season. For the new season, there will be more opportunities for woodwind, brass, and percussion players as well as improvements for string player experiences. The new ensemble will primarily …

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The Iconic Chanticleer Ensemble Wakes Up the Armstrong Auditorium on April 26 | Culture & Leisure

Edmond, Oklahoma – Recognized worldwide as an “orchestra of voices,” the all-male Chanticleer choir takes the stage at the Armstrong Auditorium on Tuesday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. “The Chanticleer sound is exceptional, and I remember it being particularly good acoustically here at Armstrong,” said Ryan Malone, Program Manager for …

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