Please spread the word and join me for my debut recital at Weill Recital Hall/Carnegie Hall on April 15th at 8 pm. I will playing Mendelsson's Songs without words Op.67, Ravel's master pieces Jeau d'eux and gaspard de la nuit, Carter's Catenaire's and I will end with Liszt's B minor Sonata
1/23/15 - Duo YUMENO was awarded the Baroque Saal Award, given annually by the Aoyama Foundation in Kyoto, Japan.
The Walker Art Center, in collaboration with Asia Society and Duke Performances, will present a new cycle of compositions focused on creating a hybrid of jazz and Carnatic (South Indian) music by Rez Abbasi’s Invocation (Rez Abbasi, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Vijay Iyer, Johannes Weidenmueller, Dan Weiss, and Kiran Ahluwalia) in Feb 2016.
The Taylor Ho Bynum 7-tette will present workshops and public concerts at KCH during our 19th Annual Edgefest, Oct. 21-24. Supported by CMA's Presenter Consortium for Jazz and the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.
CAM is pleased to announce that this year's Heida Hermanns International Music Competition will feature pianists, age 19-30, from around the globe. This annual event, in its 44th year, will be held in Fairfield, CT on November 21-22, 2015. Details to follow!
Helen Sung's April 2015 Newsletter
The 29th Annual Juneau Jazz & Classics Festival May 1-16, 2015 Artists include: Catalyst Quartet, Evan Drachman, Bria Skonberg Quintet, Victor Asuncion, Paul Rosenthal and WindSync.
Bat of No Bird Island CD and limited edition LP available here, and batofnobirdisland.com is live!
The brilliant and adventurous pianist and composer Vijay Iyer is a musician who stretches the boundaries of jazz, but has long reached beyond jazz's vocabulary. Iyer's trio makes their SFJAZZ Center debut in support of their new ECM Records release, Break Stuff.
New Thread's 2014/15 season continues with a masterclass on new chamber music at The Peabody Conservatory, the premiere of four compositions in partnership with Music for Contemplation in Brooklyn, and a performance at New England Conservatory’s Composers’ Series.