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Deborah Voigt to Join Donato Cabrera and Las Vegas Philharmoic for Season Opener, 9/27

The orchestra's 16th season opens with Donato Cabrera's debut as Music Director of the Las Vegas Philharmonic at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, September 27th at 7:30PM with a concert featuring arias, overtures, and Broadway classics.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Arts, Opera, University of Nevada-Reno, Symphony

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Singer Kavita Shah Owns Her Eclecticism

Singer Kavita Shah's journey to the recording of her debut album, "Visions," was a long one, involving hours spent honing her skills - on stages and in classrooms - punctuated by bursts of inspiration and self-discovery.


Related Topix: Classical, John Taverner, Michael Torke, World News, Brazil, Music, Entertainment

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Classical Singer

Singer on the Fast Track: Andrea Carroll

As a teenage voice student in Bethesda, Md., Andrea Carroll attended operas at Washington National Opera and Wolf Trap and was 'floored by the talent on stage.'


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Bethesda, MD

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Pocono Record

Sunday at Deer Head: Manhattan Klezmer Band, Delaware Water Gap

The Manhattan Klezmer Band will perform 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Deer Head Inn, 5 Main St., Delaware Water Gap.


Related Topix: Delaware Water Gap, PA, Stroudsburg, PA

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Virgil Thomson Foundation Announces Worldwide Celebration of Pulitzer Prize Winner Virgil Thomson

The Virgil Thomson Foundation today announced a robust worldwide celebration of Pulitzer Prize winner Virgil Thomson .


Related Topix: Classical, Arts, Opera

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Prodigy pianist returns for concert at HART

The Haywood County Arts Council will be presenting for the second time, an award-winning pianist in the annual Young Artist Concert on Aug. 15 at HART.


Related Topix: Haywood County, NC, Far from the Tree, Books, Family, Parenting

The Jersey Journal

Sondra Tammam's piano students perform at Carnegie Hall

Students of Sondra Tammam, pianist and co-director of the Dorothy Taubman Piano Seminars, have won prizes in competitions in New York and New Jersey.


Related Topix: Dorothy, NJ, Rider University, Princeton, NJ

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Trinity Wall Street's Music Director Considers Himself a 'Composer Who Conducts'

Musica Omnia is releasing a three-disc set of works by Julian Wachner, the music director at Trinity Wall Street.


Related Topix: Classical, Tribeca (New York, NY), Symphony, Arts, Buffalo, NY

Fri Aug 08, 2014

All About Jazz

Elias Haslanger: Live at the Gallery

Live at the Gallery boasts rollicking, soulful performances of a first-class set list recorded live and hot onstage at a packed jazz club in Austin led by Texas native, Austin resident and tenor saxophonist Elias Haslanger and featuring soloists on guitar.


Related Topix: Texas State University

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Almaden Resident

San Jose: Opera Bravura aims to make for easy listening

Sharon Maxwell-Yamamoto knows that a lot of people don't care for opera. It's too long and loud, they protest.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, San Jose, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Thu Jul 31, 2014

From the Jazzblog archives: The Jon Cowherd interview

Here's a lightly revised and video-enriched version of my 20o8 interview with pianist Jon Cowherd that I think nicely complements my review of Cowherd's debut album, Mercy, which I posted yesterday : I read that you grew up in a musical family.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Weather

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Prize will help guitarist launch career

Alex Goodman's hastily recorded entry won him a spot in the semifinals of the Montreux Jazz Festival's guitar competition, which he eventually won.


Related Topix: Opinion

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Duke Ellington Center for the Arts to Present Jazz Showcases 7/31-8/17

The Duke Ellington Center of the Arts will present "Ellington, New York and the Essence of Jazz," a discussion led by composer and jazz scholar Edward Green on July 31 at 6pm, and "Summer Serenade with Bobby Sanabria," a concert by Sanabria on August 17 at 2:30pm.


Related Topix: Ellington, NY, Duke Ellington, Jazz