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Concert Artists Guild Launches New Conductors Program

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  The Concert Artists Guild (CAG) recently launched their brand-new Young Conductors Program, in collaboration with the UK-based Young Classical Artists Trust (YCAT). The program will...

UK’s Guildhall School of Music and Drama to Host Conference

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  Taking place at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama on December 16, 2021, the “Strengthening Music In Society” conference will be chaired and...

Conductor Stefan Vladar to Stay at Theater Lübeck Until 2027

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  Austrian conductor Stefan Vladar has been the theater's General Music Director since 2019 and became their provisional opera director in 2020. Since that time,...

VC LIVE | Salon de Virtuosi 2021 Gala Awards Concert [WATCH]

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  Tonight's concert features the 2021 Salon de Virtuosi Career Grant Winners cellist Sterling Elliott, pianists Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner and Elliot Wuu, VC Young Artist violinist Kevin...

VC INTERVIEW | Jindong Cai on the US-China Music Institute’s China Now Music Festival

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  Tune into The Violin Channel on Sunday, October 17, to watch the China Now Music festival's concert, entitled “Asian American Voices: American Stories, American...

Applications Open for Stauffer Center for Strings Masterclasses

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Stauffer Center for Strings has opened applications for their exclusive masterclass program, for which Stauffer has gathered some of the most appreciated and influential...

Concert Artists Guild Announces Virtual 2022 Victor Elmaleh Competition

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  The Concert Artists Guild announced that its annual Victor Elmaleh Competition will be virtual in 2022. The Victor Elmaleh Competition aims to "support the highest...

German Cellist Maria Kliegel Launches New Cello Pedagogy Initiative

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  Maria Kliegel founded Cello-Forum La Cellissima in September 2021, in which she gives masterclasses and individual lessons across three days to students who apply...

Applications Open for the NOMEA Competition

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  NOMEA organizes international competitions and festivals both live and online, referred to as one of "the best Italian innovative project of 2020." You can find...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | The 24th Beijing Music Festival — Itinerary of an Illusion

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  Recorded at the Forbidden City Concert Hall in Beijing on October 11, 2021, this performance is a celebration of composer Camille Saint-Saëns and 70-year-old...

Cellist Anastasia Kobekina Receives New Instrument 

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  “It all began with an email which I received on the last day of February in 2020, right before the pandemic,” Kobekina told The...

Freedman Classical Fellowship Announces 2021 Finalists

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  Conceived by Laurence Freedman and Dr. Richard Letts, the Freedman Classical Fellowship is annually awarded to Australian classical musicians under 30. Nominees must submit recordings...

CelloBello to Host Charity Auction and Gala

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  In conjunction with events held at the New England Conservatory of Music, the charity auction will take place between October 1 and 17, 2021....

Performers Urge UK Government to Provide Visas to Silenced Afghan Musicians

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  Public music-making became prohibited in Afghanistan when the country came under Taliban rule in August 2021.  “Music is forbidden in Islam,” confirmed Taliban spokesman Zabihullah...

OUT NOW | Conductor Bernard Haitink Releases His Final Recording

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  This 2019 performance of Bruckner’s Symphony No.7 was part of Bernard Haitink’s farewell concerts before his official retirement. The Dutch conductor retired in June of...

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