The prizes keep increasing, but are they delivering the talent?
Press release: Concours musical international de Montréal (CMIM) officials are proud to announce that Violin 2019’s First Prize is valued at over CA$100,000. This is an all-time high for a First Prize at the CMIM, increasing from $80,000 to $102,500 thanks to the generosity of valued partners Ville de Montréal, Azrieli Foundation, Makers’ Forum, and Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity. The First Prize package includes : $30,000 in cash offered by the Ville de Montréal $50,000 Joseph Rouleau Career Development Grant offered by the Azrieli Foundation $20,000 instrument crafted by a team of Quebec’s finest violin and bow makers offered by the Makers’ Forum $2,500 residency at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
Morgana King, who played Marlon Brand0’s wife, Mama Corleone, has died at 87.
Unbeknownst to moviegoers, she was a jazz legend.
A great composer died in March 1918.
A great musical personality was born in August 1918.
Which of them is getting more performances, more hype, more TV, more online?
And can anyone offer an explanation why?
The pop superstar has joined the LA Phil centennial bandwaggon.
The Los Angeles Philharmonic announced today that global superstar Katy Perry will join the line-up of special guest artists for Celebrate LA!: LA Phil 100 at the Bowl, a free concert at the Hollywood Bowl on Sunday, September 30, 2018, at 7PM. Perry will join Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic to perform a short set of top hits from her illustrious career.
Peter Martins, who left New York City Ballet amid a flurry of #MeToo allegations, has suffered the lighter discredit of being found guilty of two motoring charges: driving while ability impaired and backing unsafely.