Lara Downes recipient of UC Davis' 2017 Innovator of the Year Award
Friday, June 9, 2017
Lara St. John to perform June 27 with Ensemble LPR at Naumburg Bandshell
St. John will give the U.S. Premiere of Matthew Hindson's Maralinga, along with Vaughan Williams' The Lark Ascending
Monday, June 5, 2017
Hosted by WQXR and broadcast live on Classical 105.9 WQXR and at www.wqxr.org, the concert takes place on June 27, 7:30pm, Naumburg Bandshell
Will Crutchfield announces Teatro Nuovo, a new Bel Canto opera program to debut in July 2018
The nine-day inaugural festival will feature semi-staged productions of Rossini’s Tancredi and Mayr’s Medea in Corinto at the Performing Arts Center at SUNY Purchase
Monday, May 15, 2017
Teatro Nuovo will continue and expand upon Crutchfield’s acclaimed Bel Canto at Caramoor series
Lawrence Brownlee named Male Singer of the Year for the 2017 International Opera Awards
For his achievements throughout 2016, Lawrence Brownlee has been named Male Singer of the Year for the 2017 International Opera Awards, sponsored by Mazars.
Sunday, May 7, 2017
DCINY PRESENTS PIANIST IAN GINDES AT CARNEGIE HALL ON MAY 30
An officer in the National Guard, Ian Gindes honors Memorial Day Weekend with a solo piano recital featuring works of Bach, Chopin, Liszt, Copland, and Wild.
Friday, May 5, 2017
The Crypt Sessions presents Elizabeth Cree in the Crypt, May 31 2017, with composer Kevin Puts, librettist Mark Campbell, mezzo-soprano Daniela Mack and tenor Joseph Gaines
Unison Media’s acclaimed concert series continues its second season on May 31, with a special preview of Opera Philadelphia's hotly-anticipated new opera Elizabeth Cree, from the Pulitzer Prize-winning team of Puts and Campbell
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Each new Crypt Sessions performance - announced directly following the preceding concert - features a tasting of food and wine specially paired to the music
THE SHEEN CENTER PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF GREGG KALLOR’S SOME NOT TOO DISTANT TOMORROW, JUNE 5, 2017
The piano quintet, inspired by the speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will be performed with the acclaimed Attacca Quartet, alongside a program of other works
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
DCINY Presents Tyler's Suite, A Collaborative Work Dedicated To The Memory Of Tyler Clementi And Written By Today's Most Influential Composers, At Lincoln Center On June 4
The work is created under the leadership of Grammy, Academy and Tony Award winner/nominee and DCINY Composer-in-Residence, Stephen Schwartz and will be livestreamed from Lincoln Center’s David Geffen Hall.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
A portion of all concert proceeds to benefit the Tyler Clementi Foundation, which seeks to prevent bullying as a way to honor the memory of Tyler Clementi’s tragic death.
Soloists will include acclaimed singer Ann Hampton Callaway along with a special introduction by Jane Clementi and other celebrity guests to be announced.
The program to also feature the music of DCINY Composer-in-Residence Ola Gjeilo conducted by DCINY Associate Artistic Director Dr. James Meaders.
New York Opera Alliance announces April 27th Kickoff Event for the second annual New York Opera Fest
Event will honor Lauren Flanigan for her exceptional enrichment of the opera community of NYC, and will feature performances from a number of festival participants
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
The Crypt Sessions presents cellist Joshua Roman, May 3 2017
Unison Media’s acclaimed concert series continues its second season on May 3, with American cellist Joshua Roman performing a solo recital program that begins in darkness and culminates in Roman’s own composition Riding Light
Thursday, April 6, 2017
The performance will feature a pre-concert tasting of food and wine paired to the program, curated by Ward 8 Events and Magnvm Opvs
ON SITE OPERA PRESENTS THE U.S. PREMIERE OF DARIUS MILHAUD’S THE GUILTY MOTHER AT THE GARAGE, JUNE 20 & 22-24, 2017
OSO partners with the Darius Milhaud Society and the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) to celebrate the 125th birthday of Milhaud.
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
The production will mark the completion of OSO’s acclaimed three-year Figaro Project
Diana Damrau to release new album Meyerbeer: GRAND OPERA on Erato, May 5
The album features a mix of favorites and lesser-known arias from the under-performed composer (including two world premiere recordings), with accompaniment by the Orchestre et Choeur de l'Opera National de Lyon, under Emmanuel Villaume
Tuesday, April 4, 2017