Hartford Symphony’s 2022-23 season: Bologne, Price, Mendelssohn, Beethoven, hip-hop dance troupe, Bell’s “Stonewall” Suite

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“The Hartford Symphony Orchestra’s just-announced 2022-2023 Masterworks Series is anchored by heavy hitters such as Gershwin, Beethoven, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky and … Scott Joplin,” writes Christopher Arnott in Wednesday’s...

June 21, 2022

South Korea’s Yunchan Lim, 18, wins Cliburn competition; Russian and Ukrainian pianists also win medals

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South Korean pianist Yunchan Lim, 18, has “become the youngest gold medal winner in the 60-year history of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition,” write Scott Cantrell and Tim...

June 21, 2022

Lancaster Symphony taps Michael Butterman as music director

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“After a two-year search for a new music director, Lancaster Symphony Orchestra named Michael Butterman its first new director in more than 40 years,” writes Mickayla Miller in Thursday’s...

June 21, 2022

Santa Rosa Symphony to broadcast recent concerts on local TV stations

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“Santa Rosa Symphony, in partnership with Northern California Public Media, will televise four of its 2021-2022 Classical Series concerts in July on two NorCal Public channels: Public Broadcasting Service...

June 21, 2022

Three new recording projects ask: What is America?

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“The question of ‘What is American/Who is America/What is America?’ has plagued and inspired thousands since the nation’s founding,” writes A. Kori Hill in Wednesday’s (6/15) icareifyoulisten. The article...

June 21, 2022

Four winners of Astral Artists’ 2022 national competition: bassoon, accordion, two sopranos

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Astral Artists, a nonprofit mentoring program specializing in developing early careers of classical musicians, has announced four winners of its 2022 National Competition. They are: Iwo Jedynecki, classical accordion;...

June 21, 2022

New report finds significant increases in performances of works by women and composers of color by American orchestras

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The 2022 Orchestra Repertoire Report, produced by the Institute for Composer Diversity in partnership with the League of American Orchestras, with support from the Sphinx Organization’s Venture Fund, shows...

June 21, 2022