Classical

8:47am

Tue April 1, 2014
Classical

New York Philharmonic and Music Academy of the West Forge Multi-Year Partnership

The New York Philharmonic and the Music Academy of the West have entered into a four-year partnership that will create unique and intensive opportunities for selected Music Academy Fellows to train with New York Philharmonic musicians and Music Director Alan Gilbert in Santa Barbara and New York.

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8:07am

Fri March 28, 2014
Classical

Steinway Artist Heather Conner Plans Free Public Concert April 1 at MTSU

Steinway Artist Heather Conner to Perform at MTSU

— “Steinway Artist” Heather Conner will present a free public piano concert at 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 1, in Hinton Music Hall inside MTSU's Wright Music Building.

Conner, who is a professor of piano at the University of Utah, will perform works by Frédéric Chopin, including “Nocturne in B Major,” “Barcarolle in F-Sharp Major” and “Étude in C-Sharp Minor,” along with Franz Schubert’s “Sonata in C Minor” and Samuel Barber’s “Souvenirs for Piano Four-Hands, Ballet Suite.” 

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8:03am

Fri March 28, 2014
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Musician George Dennehy Shares Infectious Message of Joy at MTSU

Dennehy VSA lecture performance

George Dennehy offers many messages in his music — love, gratitude, determination, acceptance, faithfulness — but the one that seems to permeate the young singer/songwriter's conversation is joy.

If he's not chuckling at a tale he's about to tell, he's leaping up to demonstrate an unexpected challenge to his audience.

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1:22pm

Wed March 26, 2014
Classical

Alessio Bax’s Solo Recital of “Hammerklavier” and Pictures at an Exhibition Will Be WebCast Live

This Thursday, March 27, Alessio Bax – winner of Lincoln Center’s 2013 Martin E. Segal Award – pairs Beethoven’s “Hammerklavier” Sonata with Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition in the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s new “Art of the Recital” series at the Rose Studio.

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10:11am

Tue March 25, 2014
Classical

Statewide Young Vocalist Competition at MTSU to Feature Musician George Dennehy

George Dennehy

The voices of young artists from across Tennessee will ring out in MTSU's Wright Music Building Wednesday night, and once again MTSU students will be working to ensure the artists and audience have a stellar experience.

MTSU students are coordinating the 2014 Tennessee VSA Young Soloist competition, which is open to any vocalist or instrumentalist age 14 to 25 with any form of disability. The state event feeds into an annual international competition, which will be hosted by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., on June 1.

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