Thursday Jul 24
First Lady Susan Corbett announces recipients of Governor's Awards for the Arts
Composer Jennifer Higdon, winner of the Pulitzer Prize in music for her violin concerto, is photographed outside the Curtis Institute of Music where she teaches in Philadelphia Monday, April 12, 2010.
Bridge releases an album of (mostly) left-hand explorations by Leon Fleisher
Pianist Leon Fleisher was born in San Francisco on July 23, 1928. A few weeks after his 85th birthday he began a series of recording sessions in the Gould Recital Hall of the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia.
Christian Science Monitor
How to cut down on college costs
People are led on a tour on the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., Aug. 30, 2012.
Former roommates join forces at Colorado Music Festival
Joshua Gersen will lead the Colorado Music Festival, including his friend, cellist Brook Speltz on Thursday and Friday.
Music Mountain Presents Benefit Concert Featuring Peter Serkin, The...
Music Mountain, America's oldest continuing summer chamber music festival, continues its 85th anniversary season with a mid-season benefit concert featuring the master pianist Peter Serkin and the acclaimed Orion String Quartet, July 19 , performing a distinguished program including Haydn, plus works for piano and strings by Brahms, and Dvorak.
The Inquirer & Mirror
Young virtuosos: Curtis on Tour
The Curtis Institute of Music, a world-renowned Philadelphia conservatory, is bringing a hand-picked selection of student performers to Nantucket this week.
The Four Seasons,' Schumann on tap
Entering into its third week, Bay Chamber's Summer Concert Series will present several timeless and well-loved pieces Thursday, July 24, at 7:30 p.m. at the Rockport Opera House, 6 Central St. The following evening, July 25, the featured musicians will perform an all-Schumann program as a 21-and-older Friday CafA© Concert beginning 9 p.m. at ... (more)
Wall Street Journal
Dover Quartet: Humanity Over Hard Perfection
Among the many performances I attended at the 2013 Savannah Music Festival was an evening of dance.
University City Review
Prince Music Theater announces it will close at end of November
The Board of Directors of the American Music Theater Festival, operating as the Prince Music Theater, announced today that it plans to close its doors on November 30, 2014 unless new donors step forward or another funding source is secured.
Bay Chamber presents violin/piano duo Rockport
The second week of Bay Chamber Concerts' Summer Series will begin Thursday, July 17, at 7:30 p.m. at the Rockport Opera House, 6 Central St. Violinist Benjamin Beilman and pianist Andrew Tyson will play an array of sonatas by Mozart, JanA cek and Beethoven.
Philadelphia's Prince Music Theater to Officially Close on November 30
The Board of Directors of the American Music Theater Festival, operating as the Prince Music Theater , announced today that it plans to close its doors on November 30, 2014 unless new donors step forward or another funding source is secured.