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Monday Link Round Up: July 19, 2021

Monday Link Round Up: July 19, 2021

News and music to start your week! Learn more about composer, conductor, and pianist Avril Coleridge-Taylor, pictured above, daughter of Samuel Coleridge-Taylor.  Classical FM introduces readers to the composer, who is too often forgotten, and shares some of her...

Monday Link Round Up: July 12, 2021

Monday Link Round Up: July 12, 2021

News and music to start your week! Composer Ellen Reid, pictured above, is profiled in the San Francisco Classical Voice.  Winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for music, Reid is also a sound artist and spoke with SFCV about her work, her background, and collaboration...

News Round-Up, July 6, 2021

News Round-Up, July 6, 2021

Here is our Selection of News Links! Chi-Chi Nwanoku (OBE), bassist and founder of Chineke! Orchestra, has worked to recover the role of George Bridgetower, a violinist of African descent, who inspired and premiered Beethoven's Sonata op. 47.  Nwanoku's work has led...

Monday Link Round Up: June 28, 2021

Monday Link Round Up: June 28, 2021

News and music to start your week! Congratulations go to conductor Oksana Lyniv, pictured above, who will be the first woman to lead the orchestra at the Bayreuth festival.  Learn more about her career and her experiences being the only woman studying conducting at...

Monday Link Round Up: June 21, 2021

Monday Link Round Up: June 21, 2021

News and music to start your week! The Chicago Tribune spoke with Missy Mazzoli, pictured above, who is wrapping up her third year as Composer In Residence at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.  She speaks with the Chicago Tribune about what it was like to be a composer...