CAM is pleased to announce that this year's Heida Hermanns International Music Competition will feature pianists, age 19-30, from around the globe. This annual event, in its 44th year, will be held in Fairfield, CT on November 21-22, 2015. Details to follow!
It is with a heavy heart that we announce that Suzanne Kanner, CAM's figurehead, leader, president, colleague and friend, passed away on February 13, 2015. Her dedication, love and work in the arts will always be remembered.
Bat of No Bird Island CD and limited edition LP available here, and batofnobirdisland.com is live!
The brilliant and adventurous pianist and composer Vijay Iyer is a musician who stretches the boundaries of jazz, but has long reached beyond jazz's vocabulary. Iyer's trio makes their SFJAZZ Center debut in support of their new ECM Records release, Break Stuff.
New Thread's 2014/15 season continues with a masterclass on new chamber music at The Peabody Conservatory, the premiere of four compositions in partnership with Music for Contemplation in Brooklyn, and a performance at New England Conservatory’s Composers’ Series.
The Argus Quartet will be heading to Australia to compete as one of eight selected quartets at the 7th Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition. As part of their repertoire, Argus will be bringing their CMA Cassical Commissioning Grant winning piece by Eric Guinivan.
2014-15 features Englewinds "Bees, Please!" programs that call attention to the disappearance of honeybees worldwide. Music includes Flight of the Bumblebee, Chopin's "The Bees", and other virtuosic and bee-autiful music commissioned by living composers.