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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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