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mengsu
07/08/15

Beijing Guitar Duo Receives 2015 Chamber Music of America Classical Commissioning Grant!!


The Beijing Guitar Duo is one of the recipients of the 2015 CMA Classical Commissioning Grant. The duo will premiere a new piece by renowned composer Chen Yi in 2016-17 season.

Ekmeles
07/08/15

Ekmeles received a rave review from the New York Times for our 2014-2015 season closer: 

"With exquisite clarity of diction, the members of Ekmeles lingered over key consonants, which, bonelike, appeared to resist decomposition long after the rest of a syllable had decayed into silence."

pascalleboeuf
07/08/15

PREMIERE: RighteousGIRLS Perform Pascal Le Boeuf's "GIRLS" off 'gathering blue' on New Focus Recordings. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cjKp8xb3LZc

wild rumpus
07/07/15

Wild Rumpus is honored to be among the 2015 CMA Classical Commissioning grantees. The grant was awarded to commission composer Dan VanHassel to write a song cycle for Wild Rumpus with text by Bay Area songwriter Jesse Rimler.

Artaria String Quartet
07/06/15

Artaria is delighted to receive a CMA Residency Partnership grant for 2015-16 with the Reif Arts Council serving the Itasca Strings Program, Grand Rapids Area Library, Elkington Middle School, Pleasant Seasons Nursing Home, Forest Lake and Murphy Elementary, Veteran of Foreign Wars Club, KAXE Radio, Grand Itasca Clinic, and the WMCA.<

WMUJazz
07/05/15

Western Michigan University and the WJQ will partner with the Gilmore International Keyboard Festival and deliver lecture/demonstrations to schools in a 50-mile radius of Kalamazoo. http://bit.ly/1dGkqbQ

Master Players Concert Series
07/03/15

6ixwire Project, MPCS' Ensemble-in-Residence, proudly announces the receipt of a prestigious CMA grant for 2015-16 season. 6ixwire will present educational multimedia presentations in various locations in the region to promote chamber music and cultural understanding. Community partners are listed in the presenter description above.

Noteworthy Sheet Music
07/03/15

Fauré’s “Vocalise-Étude (Pièce)” is a lovely and poignant piece of music, not merely a vocal exercise but a musical work of considerable beauty.  A new transcription for alto flute and piano is available from NSM.

TekalliDuo
07/01/15
Suliman Tekalli awarded Top prize at 2015 Seoul International Violin Competition
Altius Quartet
06/30/15

Altius Quartet headed to the 7th Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition in Melbourne, Australia as 1 of 8 string quartets worldwide.  

 

http://www.chambermusicaustralia.com.au/competitions/micmc/