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Houston Symphony signs historic new contract with musicians

The Houston Symphony performs Four Seasons by Mozart and Piazzolla on Sunday Matinee conducted by David Robertson in Houston on Sunday, May 9, 2021. Photo: Elizabeth Conley, Houston Chronicle / Staff Photographer The Houston Symphony continues to navigate a most unusual era, producing a viable and vibrant 2020-21 season despite …

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From Saturday October 9 to Friday October 15

DAYBREAK WITH EVONNE FERGUSON Evonne will be there with the early risers to make the weekend easier with its sweet blend of music across the centuries, plus regular intervals for news and weather. Join conservationist Anja Murray every Saturday morning at 9:20 a.m. for Nature File – a celebratory trip …

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Music is in my blood: Rani Hazarika

Belonging to the famous Hazarika musical family from Assam, playback singer Rani Hazarika began her musical journey at the age of three. So far, she has received 22 national and international awards. In conversation with Misabah Bhat of Rising Kashmir, Rani Hazarika spoke about her interest in music, her works …

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SR Symphony opens the season with Mozart

Violinist Julian Rhee, a 21-year-old at the New England Conservatory, spent most of the pandemic with his family in Wisconsin, doing soul-searching and homing work on his instrument. “Until March 2021, I was focused on why I make music and I have serious questions,” he said. “Being at home and …

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Ankush Kumar Bahl makes podium debut as new Symphony Music Director, talks about it on KIOS-FM

After a two-year search process, unanimous decision and much-anticipated announcement, Ankush Kumar Bahl returns to Omaha to conduct his first performance as the recently appointed appointed Music Director of the Omaha Symphony. The Maestro steps onto the podium to lead the orchestra in a jubilant program featuring Mendelssohn’s unhindered concert …

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Helensburgh Orchestral Society to resume in-person rehearsals

MEMBERS of the Helensburgh Orchestral Society are preparing to celebrate their return to rehearsals in person at Victoria Halls next week. The band’s musicians have rehearsed online throughout the pandemic and received more than £ 7,800 from Creative Scotland to order a composition by composer Peter Longworth for the orchestra …

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Live Music Society announces Cat Henry as Executive Director

Live Music Society (LMS) has announced that Cat Henry has been appointed Executive Director of the nonprofit philanthropic organization, effective September 15, 2021. Artistic leader, producer, and strategic and collaborative curator, Henry brings more than twenty years to experience in the cultural sector at Société de musique en direct. She …

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New label produces music for the glory of God

Alix Norman meets the founder of Cyprus’s first Christian label, a young man who hopes to inspire peace, love and hope through gospel music Robavine Azangu was born in Kumba, in southwest Cameroon. It is the city that saw in October 2020 the massacre of seven children at the International …

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SCA and LiSTNR expand their musical team

Two experienced music curators have been appointed to the LiSTNR team as its musical offering extends to more than 25 stations and more to come. Kate casey was promoted to Senior Curator of LiSTNR Music. She led music curation at the 25 LiSTNR stations and worked with SCA for nearly …

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The Guggenheim Misogynist Music Marathon

A 45-year-old Icelandic artist introduced himself the other day to a singer-songwriter ensemble at the Guggenheim. “Hello, my name is Ragnar Kjartansson and I am a recovering patriarch,” he said. “But just call me Raggi!” A few women laughed, and he continued, “And I’m shaking, I’m so emotional.” I think …

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The Transcendance Theater Company presents ROAD TRIP

Transcendence Theater Company is celebrating the 10th anniversary season of Broadway Under The Stars and the return to Jack London State Historic Park with an all-new concert, ROAD TRIP !, until August 29. The first production plans have just been released. Under the musical direction of veteran Music Designer and …

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Nelsons coaches and leads TMCO twice

Adam Hickox is leading TMCO on July 12. (Photo by Hillary Scott) One element has always accompanied the opening of Tanglewood: The reappearance of the Tanglewood Music Center and the weekly concerts of the TMC Orchestra in presentations featuring Fellows conductors who prepare pieces under the direction of a master …

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Café Léna @ SPAC | WAMC

“Caffè Lena @ SPAC” returns for a free two-day festival on the Charles R. Wood stage of the Saratoga Performing Arts Center In partnership with Caffè Lena, the Saratoga Performing Arts Center announces that its popular “Caffè Lena @ SPAC” concert series will return for a free two-day festival on …

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Jefferson Community Chorus invites you to come and sing

After a long pandemic-induced hiatus, the Jefferson Township Community Chorus will begin its fall / winter rehearsal schedule on Tuesday, September 14, 7:30 to 9 p.m., in the Jefferson Township High School Group Hall, 1010 Weldon Road, Milton / Oak Ridge. The choir is sponsored by the Jefferson Arts Committee. …

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Grant will help UK and SBTS preserve sacred songbooks

By TOM LATEK, Kentucky today LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) – A grant will allow the University of Kentucky, the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, and other educational entities to preserve the historic southern sacred songbooks dating to the mid-19e century by digitizing them. This $ 346,781 grant from the National …

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Chiru 153: Music Director S Thaman starts working on Chiranjeevi’s next one with Mohan Raja. See the pictures | Telugu movie news

Young musical sensation SS Thaman has revealed that he has started composing music for an upcoming film by director Mohan Raja with megastar Chiranjeevi in ​​the lead role. ” And here we start # Chiru153 with @jayam_mohanraja It’s time to show love to our beloved #Megastar #chiranjeevi @KChiruTweets gaaru And …

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3 things we love about WVC Jazz Ensemble’s new album

The cover of the album ‘Purnama’, the seventh jazz album of the WVC Jazz Ensemble By Tania Jayatilaka June 18, 2021 Famous Malaysian Jazz Band’s Seventh Album Revisits Malaysia’s Rich Musical Heritage Newsletters Sign up for our newsletters to receive all of our best stories. Newsletters You have successfully subscribed …

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Lungbutter drummer Joni Sadler got engaged in indie music

Breadcrumb Links Local arts Entertainment Author of the article: Lynn saxberg Joni sadler Photo by Samantha Garritano /jpg The opinions and recommendations are impartial and the products are selected independently. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on this page. Content of the article The independent …

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A cappella for a cause | MIT News

In recognition of May as Asia Pacific American Heritage Month – a time dedicated to celebrating and recognizing the enduring contributions and influence of Asians and Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) to US History, Culture and Achievements – MIT Syncopasian recently created their first AAPI Advocacy Music Video. With …

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