PRISM is honored to receive a CMA Residency Partnership Grant to present 28 outreach programs in SE Michigan in 2015-16. Community partners include Progression, Inc., John R. King Performing Arts Academy, Cass Technical High School, Grand River Academy, McBride Middle School, and Ellington Conservatory of Music and Arts at Beckham Academy.
Quad City Arts will partner with WindSync for a one-week residency November 9-14, 2015, providing in-depth and often repeated contact between the artist and audience. They will give 45-minute educational performance in three schools or community sites each day. A CMA Residency Partnership grant made this possible.
The New Orleans Friends of Music has been awarded its first CMA Residency/Partnership Grant allowing it to present a residency in partnership with the Imani Winds, April 16-18, 2016. The residency will include ensemble workshops, a free family concert, master classes, and a talk-back session with its concert audience.
The Friends of Music will partner with the Imani Winds to perform chamber music outreach activities April 16-18, 2016,in collaboration with the Youth Orchestras' Ensembles (GNOYO), Tipitina's Youth Music Workshop, Cohen Prep School, and NOLA ChamberFest. Imani will also hold an after-concert talk-back session for the audience.
We are thrilled to be recording on one CD a set of rarely performed and mostly unknown string trios from the Classical Period: works by Campioni, J.C.Bach, Haydn, Boccherini and Cambini. Please visit: http://thevivaldiproject.org/
The long awaited "Bechet: Our Contemporary", from composer/saxophonist Rob Reddy will be released on September 11, 2015. The recording will be available exclusively from Reddy's website http://robreddy.com/.