The Aspen Music Festival and School’s 66th season July 2-August 23, 2015), entitled “Dreams of Travel,” explores music informed by cultures other than the composer’s own.
The Augustine Foundation awarded Red Cedar Chamber Music a $15,000 grant for programming Red Cedar's Music and Magic project and to partially fund the commission of new music for flute, violin, guitar and cello by composers Michael Kimber, Stephen Cohn and Philip Wharton. The project premieres in April, 2016.
CAM, host of the prestigious Heida Hermanns International Music Competition, announces the appointment of new executives to its Board of Directors. With the passing of President Suzanne Kanner, Barry Persky has stepped into that role. Other new officers include Steve Sharp as Vice President and Kristin Foster, Secretary/Treasurer.
Gene Ess & Fractal Attraction will perform for their album release party at Drom, NYC on April 26, 2015. 8:30pm. Simon Yu and r.O.T.i have been announced as the opening band.
visit www.dromnyc.com for more info.
Just Released our 1st EP "Warp Drive"!
Available for Free Download on our Bandcamp page HERE...
Summer 2014 – Chamber Music America article on Rick Robinson
Chris Dingman's CMA-commissioned new album The Subliminal and the Sublime will be released June 16, 2015 on the Inner Arts label.
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.