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VC LIVE | Meadowmount School of Music: "Meadowmount in Concert" [TUNE IN HERE JULY 6]

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  Founded in 1944, by violin pedagogue Ivan Galamian, the 7-week summer program, nestled amongst the picturesque Adirondack Mountains, offers an immersive, professional training ground...

Nicola Benedetti Appointed Honorary President of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

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  The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS) recently announced two new honorary appointments. Violinist Nicola Benedetti has been named as the Conservatoire's Honorary President, a...

Hilary Hahn Receives Dushkin Award from the Music Institute of Chicago

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  The Music Institute of Chicago (MIC) has named violinist Hilary Hahn as the recipient of the Dushkin Award for 2022. Established in 1985, previous...

Meadowmount School of Music Launches New Initiative

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  The Meadowmount School of Music (MSM) announced a new collaboration for its summer season with the neighboring town of Whallonsburg, New York. The new initiative...

London’s Royal Opera House Announces 2022/23 Jette Parker Artists Program

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  Founded in 2001, the Royal Opera House’s (ROH) Jette Parker Artists Program (JPA) now celebrates its 21st season with nine new additions and one...

OUT NOW | Thomastik Infeld New DOMINANT PRO® for cello (NO.DP400) String Set

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  The DOMINANT PRO® for cello (NO.DP400) string set is inspired by the sound of a tube amplifier and redefines tonal ideals using an innovative...

2022 Zhuhai International Mozart Competition Announces Candidates

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  Established in 2015, the competition is presented by the University of Mozarteum Salzburg and hosted in three age categories. Open to violinists 24 and under,...

Prizewinners Announced at the Washington International Competition for Strings

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  Based in Washington, D.C., the Washington International Competition for Strings announced its 2022 prizewinners: Violin: 1st Prize, $10,000: Jaewon Wee (South Korea) 2nd Prize, $5,000:...

VC Artist Jordan Bak Joins Bowling Green State University's Faculty

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  Bowling Green State University, in Ohio, will welcome VC Artist Jordan Bak to their music faculty. The College of Musical Arts educates over 500...

VC Artist Tessa Lark Signs with IMG Artists for General Management

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  At IMG Artists, VC Artist Tessa Lark joins a roster of violinists that include Hilary Hahn, Christian Li, Joshua Bell, Sarah Chang, Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider,...

Report Shows Performances of Music by Female and BIPOC Composers Increased

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  The Institute for Composer Diversity’s (ICD) 2022 Orchestra Repertoire Report was produced in partnership with the League of American Orchestras. Using databases and analysis,...

UK Launches National Plan for Music Education

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  The Power of Music to Change Lives initiative is outlined in 88-pages, revamping the UK's approach to music education. In the plan, schools will be...

OUT NOW | Cellist Amit Peled's New Album, "Solus et una"

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  Released on CTM Classics, Israeli-American cellist Amit Peled's newest release features J.S. Bach’s Suites Nos. 4 and 5 for Violoncello Solo. They were recorded...

American Conductor Terrance Malone Gray has Died, Aged 59

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  At the time of his passing Terrance Malone Gray served as the Associate Conductor of the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras and Music Director of...

ONE CLASSICAL MINUTE | “Pianist With The Hair” Julian Gargiulo — Meet Franz Liszt

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  This episode of "One Classical Minute" features the Hungarian composer, pianist, and teacher Franz Liszt. Each video, only about a minute long, provides audiences with...

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