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TribLIVE
PSO hires 7 musicians, loses principal timpanist2017. He is exploring the possibility of playing with the symphony “for some im
PSO hires 7 musicians, loses principal timpanist
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
2017. He is exploring the possibility of playing with the symphony “for some important weeks” in the coming season. Former concertmaster Noah Bendix-Balgley did return to play with the symphony after becoming first concertmaster of the Berlin... Read more
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Methow Valley News
Chamber music festival blends the familiar with some unexpected piecesand as “a powerful, passionate and compelling representation of pure artistry.”
Chamber music festival blends the familiar with some unexpected pieces
Methow Valley News / Posted yesterday
and as “a powerful, passionate and compelling representation of pure artistry.” Festival violinist Jing Wang, now the concertmaster of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, loves playing in the Methow and made it a point to fit the festival... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Quartet set for KiamaAlexander has performed with the London Symphony Orchestra, the Tasmanian Symph
Quartet set for Kiama
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
Alexander has performed with the London Symphony Orchestra, the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra and has held the post of concertmaster of the Willoughby Symphony Orchestra. Maxine is in her third year of a Bachelor of Music and is also a... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Summer concerts continue in the parkCommunity College productions. Sergeant has played with the Fort Dodge Area Sy
Summer concerts continue in the park
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
Community College productions. Sergeant has played with the Fort Dodge Area Symphony Orchestra since 1955, retiring as concertmaster in 2014, and plays the first violin sections of the North Iowa Symphony Orchestra in Mason City, along with the... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Valley Concert Society announces schedule for new seasonof the trumpet, the mellow strains of the trombone, the haunting tone of the Fr
Valley Concert Society announces schedule for new season
Abbotsford News / Posted 3 days ago
of the trumpet, the mellow strains of the trombone, the haunting tone of the French horn. Violinist Kai Gleusteen, concertmaster of the opera orchestra in Barcelona, Spain, and his wife, pianist Catherine Ordronneau, have made a name for... Read more
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Vail Daily
‘Sounds of Spain’ thrills Bravo! Vail crowda tardy party in the reserved seating area, saying,” Do come in. No worries.”
‘Sounds of Spain’ thrills Bravo! Vail crowd
Vail Daily / Posted 4 days ago
a tardy party in the reserved seating area, saying,” Do come in. No worries.” Tovey even jokingly asked the Philharmonic’s concertmaster Frank Huang, “Do you think we should play the first piece again?” and then as an aside, “We were talking about... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Four strings meets sixand spent 18 years away. When I left to go to North America in 1998 I never ima
Four strings meets six
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
and spent 18 years away. When I left to go to North America in 1998 I never imagined I’d stay as long as I did. I became concertmaster with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. Musicians look to the concertmaster for their cues and indications as to... Read more
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The Wanderer
Buzzards Bay Musicfest Returns to Marionas guest conductor, as well as Grammy-nominated jazz artist Orrin Evans. Music
Buzzards Bay Musicfest Returns to Marion
The Wanderer / Posted 5 days ago
as guest conductor, as well as Grammy-nominated jazz artist Orrin Evans. Musicians selected by Artistic Director and Concertmaster Charles Stegeman travel from all over the world to participate in the festival and stay with their host... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Modern take on classical musicperiod or replicas, giving a much softer and warmer sound," says Ms Tondys. Wi
Modern take on classical music
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
period or replicas, giving a much softer and warmer sound," says Ms Tondys. With Perth-based violinist Shaun Lee-Chen as Concertmaster, the free event in Toowoomba will feature one of the most famous baroque masterpieces, Pachelbel's Canon, as... Read more
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The Age
Cirque de la Symphonie review: Rousing MSO performance accompanies aerial acrobaticsthe Cirque performers started their work with a striking solo on an aerial silk
Cirque de la Symphonie review: Rousing MSO performance accompanies aerial acrobatics
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
the Cirque performers started their work with a striking solo on an aerial silk, the audience were soon distracted from concertmaster Dale Barltrop​'s solos in the Saint-Saens Danse macabre as they applauded each gravity-challenging pose and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Cirque de la Symphonie review: Rousing MSO performance accompanies aerial acrobaticsthe Cirque performers started their work with a striking solo on an aerial silk
Cirque de la Symphonie review: Rousing MSO performance accompanies aerial acrobatics
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
the Cirque performers started their work with a striking solo on an aerial silk, the audience were soon distracted from concertmaster Dale Barltrop​'s solos in the Saint-Saens Danse macabre as they applauded each gravity-challenging pose and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A premiere and a "Firecracker" highlight festival concertas San Antonio Symphony music director, a period when festival founder Stephani
A premiere and a "Firecracker" highlight festival concert
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
as San Antonio Symphony music director, a period when festival founder Stephanie Sant'Ambrogio was San Antonio Symphony concertmaster. The audience of about 475 people at Coker United Methodist Church was thrilled by the performance. The... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka Symphony's 71st season to include some firststo demonstrate that not only do I wave a baton, but I can also play an instrume
Topeka Symphony's 71st season to include some firsts
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
to demonstrate that not only do I wave a baton, but I can also play an instrument,” he said. Zsolt Eder, the symphony’s concertmaster, will be the violin soloists on two of Antonio Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons”: “Summer” and “Winter.” The program’s... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lexus judge offers adviceof an important art." Talking competitions, Nikki Chooi, 2013 Michael Hill Int
Lexus judge offers advice
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
of an important art." Talking competitions, Nikki Chooi, 2013 Michael Hill International Violin Competition, is now concertmaster of the New York Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, not only one of the most versatile of the Big Apple bands, but... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Michael Christie cheered by Chautauqua crowd in Boulderwith cellist and CMF creative partner Joshua Roman. After three pieces for pian
Michael Christie cheered by Chautauqua crowd in Boulder
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 11 days ago
with cellist and CMF creative partner Joshua Roman. After three pieces for piano and cello, they will be joined by CMF concertmaster Calin Lupanu and violist Courtney Filner in the Brahms G Minor Piano Quartet. Tickets are $12-$45. 303-440-... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra to play with circus acrobats soaring over themto be written for that performance, or vice versa."'With people flying overhead
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra to play with circus acrobats soaring over them
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
to be written for that performance, or vice versa."'With people flying overhead, hard to stay focused' Dale Barltrop, the concertmaster of the Melbourne Symphony, has worked on the same show a number of times with the Vancouver Symphony and said... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Colorado Music Festival welcomes Michael Christie's return for concertcomposer's G-minor Piano Quartet, another relatively early work, anchors the pr
Colorado Music Festival welcomes Michael Christie's return for concert
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 12 days ago
composer's G-minor Piano Quartet, another relatively early work, anchors the program. Weiss and Roman will be joined by CMF concertmaster Calin Lupanu on violin and Courtney Filner on viola. Weiss said that the quartet's "gypsy rondo" finale is a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Political Happy Hour, July 14, 2016Happy Hour acolytes. Here’s your afternoon sonata of politics, from Michael Lev
Political Happy Hour, July 14, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
Happy Hour acolytes. Here’s your afternoon sonata of politics, from Michael Levenson, sitting in the second chair behind concertmaster Joshua Miller, who is on vacation. SORRY, CHRIS AND NEWT: via CBSNews.com: “Donald Trump has selected Indiana... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Park Hill South High School graduate is U.S. Presidential Scholarthat never went away for me.” Music is close behind art as a passion for Grant.
Park Hill South High School graduate is U.S. Presidential Scholar
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 13 days ago
that never went away for me.” Music is close behind art as a passion for Grant. An acclaimed violin player, he was co-concertmaster on Park Hill South’s Symphonic Band his last two years there. And debate is right up there, as well, for Grant.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
At the Hollywood Bowl, Gustavo Dudamel and Lang Lang do their bit for cultural healingwho tells the stories, is portrayed through a solo violin, played Tuesday with
At the Hollywood Bowl, Gustavo Dudamel and Lang Lang do their bit for cultural healing
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
who tells the stories, is portrayed through a solo violin, played Tuesday with a gripping gorgeousness and vitality by concertmaster Martin Chalifour. Dudamel, conducting the score for the first time in L.A., carefully concentrated the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunedin Symphony Orchestra’s ‘The Romantics’German composer Johannes Brahms’ demonstrative and demanding Violin Concerto –
Dunedin Symphony Orchestra’s ‘The Romantics’
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
German composer Johannes Brahms’ demonstrative and demanding Violin Concerto – performed by American violinist and Concertmaster of the Berlin Philharmonic Noah Bendix-Balgley: and Austrian composer Anthony Bruckner’s atmospheric Symphony... Read more
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TribLIVE
Symphony orchestras survive, thrive in smaller Western Pa. communitiesdegrees with full-time employment was 8 percent. I don't think much has changed
Symphony orchestras survive, thrive in smaller Western Pa. communities
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
degrees with full-time employment was 8 percent. I don't think much has changed,” said Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra concertmaster Warren Davidson. Davidson, who plays first chair violin, is an assistant professor at Slippery Rock University... Read more
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Asian journal
Mostly Mozart Concert: ‘Sounding Body with Community of Four Strings’ by Fil-Am Adventist Youth Chamber Orchestra and Matthew JohnAlsaybar, Ph.D., who has developed her musicality to become the first violinist
Mostly Mozart Concert: ‘Sounding Body with Community of Four Strings’ by Fil-Am Adventist Youth Chamber Orchestra and Matthew John
Asian journal / Posted 17 days ago
Alsaybar, Ph.D., who has developed her musicality to become the first violinist with the Glendale Youth Orchestra and the concertmaster of the Glendale High Symphonic Orchestra. While a sophomore, she won a competition and became a featured... Read more
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The Age
Conductor John Wilson's labour of love resurrects music from Hollywood's golden ageMozart and Brahms." Now he is working alongside his long-time friend and colla
Conductor John Wilson's labour of love resurrects music from Hollywood's golden age
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
Mozart and Brahms." Now he is working alongside his long-time friend and collaborator, Sydney Symphony Orchestra co-concertmaster Andrew Haveron, bringing his favourite light music to Sydney audiences. Haveron has led the John Wilson... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Zeitouni makes bold statement in first Brahms concertin the Third tonight. One moment of particular beauty was the violin solo at t
Zeitouni makes bold statement in first Brahms concert
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 18 days ago
in the Third tonight. One moment of particular beauty was the violin solo at the end of the First's second movement. Concertmaster Calin Lupanu made his first appearance with the festival orchestra this season, being absent for last week's... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Violinist living her dreamto be accepted into the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra National Youth Orchestra
Violinist living her dream
Otago Daily Times / Posted 20 days ago
to be accepted into the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra National Youth Orchestra, and continued on to later become its concertmaster. She has been an associate member of the Auckland Philharmonia since the age of 16 and was contracted as... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
One of Us: Sally Giles stepping away after 13 years at the Cathedral Arts Projectfor a way to become a leader, to create, to shine … A little boy, just 12 year
One of Us: Sally Giles stepping away after 13 years at the Cathedral Arts Project
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 21 days ago
for a way to become a leader, to create, to shine … A little boy, just 12 years old. Outgoing, beaming. A leader. A concertmaster dressed in his tuxedo, Taking the stage at Lavilla … A young man Walks across the stage with... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Triumphant return to Metchosin for young violinistViolin Institute at Northwestern University in 2013. While in Pittsburgh, he w
Triumphant return to Metchosin for young violinist
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
Violin Institute at Northwestern University in 2013. While in Pittsburgh, he won the Duquesne Concerto Competition and was Concertmaster of the Duquesne Symphony Orchestra. Manning was a finalist in the Canada Council of the Arts Instrument Bank... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dancing kings Maks and Val Chmerkovskiy take their story to Bethlehemof course, and music, including a performance on violin from Val, who has playe
Dancing kings Maks and Val Chmerkovskiy take their story to Bethlehem
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
of course, and music, including a performance on violin from Val, who has played at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center as concertmaster of the InterSchool Youth Orchestra. "The reality is that we were blessed with parents that put us into a lot... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose, Los Gatos, Saratoga, Campbell, Cupertino, Sunnyvale: The Cal Arte Ensemble presents the classics in summer series23. "It's a big group effort pulling together some of the top players from dif
San Jose, Los Gatos, Saratoga, Campbell, Cupertino, Sunnyvale: The Cal Arte Ensemble presents the classics in summer series
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
23. "It's a big group effort pulling together some of the top players from different local orchestras," said Julian Brown, concertmaster of the Palo Alto Philharmonic and Cambrian Symphony. A consortium of orchestras--the Nova Vista Symphony,... Read more
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The Chronicle Express
Hochstein Alumni Orchestra to Perform at Keuka College June 25the David Hochstein Recital Competition, and has performed live on WXXI’s ‘Live
Hochstein Alumni Orchestra to Perform at Keuka College June 25
The Chronicle Express / Posted 29 days ago
the David Hochstein Recital Competition, and has performed live on WXXI’s ‘Live from Hochstein.’ He also serves as concertmaster of the Hochstein Alumni Orchestra. Kennedy has appeared as a soloist with the Cleveland Institute of Music... Read more
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Canberra Times
Icons-Dvorak: Canberra Youth OrchestraNeeman and the Canberra Youth Orchestra conducted by Leonard Weiss play Gershwi
Icons-Dvorak: Canberra Youth Orchestra
Canberra Times / Posted 29 days ago
Neeman and the Canberra Youth Orchestra conducted by Leonard Weiss play Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue. Photo: William Hall Concertmaster Helena Popovic was the star of the final work, Dvorak's Symphony No 8, Op. 88, leading the orchestra through... Read more
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The Age
Sydney Symphony Orchestra review: Channel Crossings a warm moment for English/French relationsSMH NEWS/ARTS Sydney Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster Andrew Haveron playing a
Sydney Symphony Orchestra review: Channel Crossings a warm moment for English/French relations
The Age / Posted 29 days ago
SMH NEWS/ARTS Sydney Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster Andrew Haveron playing a 1757 Guadagnini violin that is on loan to the SSO. 22nd September 2015 Photo Dallas Kilponen Photo: Dallas Kilponen CHANNEL CROSSINGS: SYDNEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Opera... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sydney Symphony Orchestra review: Channel Crossings a warm moment for English/French relationsSMH NEWS/ARTS Sydney Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster Andrew Haveron playing a
Sydney Symphony Orchestra review: Channel Crossings a warm moment for English/French relations
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 29 days ago
SMH NEWS/ARTS Sydney Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster Andrew Haveron playing a 1757 Guadagnini violin that is on loan to the SSO. 22nd September 2015 Photo Dallas Kilponen Photo: Dallas Kilponen CHANNEL CROSSINGS: SYDNEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Opera... Read more

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