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VC LIVE | 2022 Sphinx Competition [WATCH SEMI-FINAL NOW]

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  The Sphinx Organization, a US non-profit organization dedicated to the development of young American Black and Latin classical musicians, hosts a competition and conference every...

Senior Category Finalists and Semi-Finalists Announced at Netherlands Violin Competition

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  Held every two years, the Netherlands Violin Competition, in Utrecht, Netherlands, aims to develop young violin talents under the age of 26. The Finalists in...

Applications Open to Fritz Kreisler International Violin Competition

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  The Fritz Kreisler International Violin Competition will take place between September 17 and 25, 2022, in Vienna. The competition is open to any violinists born...

Grammy Awards Rescheduled to April in Las Vegas

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  The 64th annual award show, which was to take place on January 31, was postponed earlier this month. The main cause was the surge...

Canadian Opera Company Launches Land Acknowledgement Commissioning Program

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  The Canadian Opera Company (COC) has launched a commissioning project that is designed to play an active role in indigenous land acknowledgment — rather...

Juilliard String Quartet Violist Roger Tapping has Died, Age 61

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  Born in England, Tapping graduated from the University of Cambridge and studied with Margaret Major and Bruno Giuranna. He then joined Britain’s longest-established quartet,...

Cleveland Orchestra Honors Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Awardees

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  Ohio's Cleveland Orchestra announced the three winners of its annual award for exceptional community service, which is named in honor of Dr. Martin Luther...

OUT NOW | Violist Antoine Tamestit’s New Album: "Georg Philipp Telemann — Viola Concertos"

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  Titled “Georg Philipp Telemann — Viola Concertos: overtures and fantasias,” this album is Antoine Tamestit's first concerto recording.  The disc features Telemann’s "Ouverture Burlesque" in...

International Classical Music Awards Announce 2022 Recipients

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  The Luxembourg-based International Classical Music Awards (ICMA) announced the list of musicians who have received awards for 2022. 377 nominations were made in November. They...

Applications Open for London's 2022 Young Classical Artists Trust (YCAT) Auditions [APPLY]

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  Young Classical Artists Trust (YCAT) is a UK-based trust that supports musicians in the transition from tertiary study into full-time work. They partnered with...

Denmark’s Copenhagen Philharmonic Announces Honorary Guest Conductor

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  According to an official statement by the Copenhagen Philharmonic Orchestra (CPO), they are highly looking forward to the new collaboration with Christoph Eschenbach. "Copenhagen Phil is...

Violinist Emily Sun Joins the Roster at Percius Management

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  Australian violinist Emily Sun joins violinists Rachel Podger and Jack Liebeck at Percius Management. Born in 1991, Sun was the 2016 recipient of the Royal...

Dallas Symphony to Offer COVID-19 Tests to Patrons

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  Due to a rise in COVID-19 cases in Dallas, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra (DSO) is implementing extra measures to protect audience members and staff alike. The...

Everett Lee, First African-American to Conduct on Broadway, Has Died at 105

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  Acclaimed conductor Everett Astor Lee passed away in his home in Malmö, Sweden on January 12, 2022, having reached the distinguished age of 105. He...

Violinist Edwin Frank Basinski has Died, Aged 99

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  Edwin “Eddie” Basinski had been the second-oldest former Major League Baseball player. He passed away at a care facility in Gladstone, Oregon, where he had...

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