Just Announced! LEADers

Announcing the second cohort of Sphinx LEADers! Sphinx LEAD (Leaders in Excellence, Arts & Diversity) is entering its second year and we are thrilled to announce the incoming cohort of LEADers. BLAKE-ANTHONY JOHNSON Louisville Orchestra Bio Blake-Anthony Johnson is a cellist, arts administrator, and educator based out of Louisville, Kentucky…

National Youth Orchestra-USA, Miami, Suny Purchase, NYC

Faculty NYO2, NYO Each summer, Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute (WMI) brings together the brightest young players from across the country to form the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America (NYO-USA), a free program for all participants. Following a comprehensive audition process and a three-week training residency…

Nashville, Accelerando Masterclass

Accelerando TRAINING YOUNG MUSICIANS FOR THE FUTURE The Nashville Symphony's Accelerando initiative is an intensive music education program designed to prepare gifted young students of diverse ethnic backgrounds for pursuing music at the collegiate level and beyond. Accelerando seeks to create professional opportunities for musicians from ethnic communities underrepresented in…

Iberacademy

A unique collaboration with the Academia Filarmónica de Medellín (AFMED), now called Iberacademy and New World Symphony. NWS Fellows travel to Medellín, Colombia to offer instrumental coaching, private lessons, master classes and side-by-side performances with the young musicians of Iberacademy. Multiple times during the season, Iberacademy musicians travel to the…

ROYAL PORTRAITS

Henry Purcell (1659-1695) Approx. Duration: 5 minutes Chacony in G minor, Z. 730 (c. 1678) Scott Jackson, violin I Michael Rau, violin II Stephanie Block, viola Blake-Anthony Johnson, cello Thomas Steigerwald, harpsichord Henry Purcell (1659-1695) Approx. Duration: 3 minutes Fantasia upon One Note, Z. 745 (c. 1680) Scott Jackson, violin…