SMALL WORLD: MUSIC WITH PURPOSE BY MAGOS HERRERA, MIGUEL ZENÓN

09.14.18
Magos Herrera & Brooklyn Rider , Brooklyn Rider
Bluegrass Situation

“I’m a Mexican in Trump America,” she says. “So this conversation of my situation as an immigrant, in every sense I thought it was a beautiful reaffirmation of my background to celebrate these incredibly huge masters of the word.” These influential poets and composers include Mexican poet Octavio Paz, Spanish martyr Frederico Garcia Lorca, Chilean “Nueva Canción” activist Violetta Parra, amd jailed and exiled Brazilians Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil and João Gilberto. ... »

Steven Sloane appointed Principal Guest Conductor of the Malmö Opera (Sweden)

09.13.18
Steven Sloane

Opus 3 Artists congratulates conductor Steven Sloane on his appointment as Principal Guest Conductor and Artistic Advisor of the Malmö Opera, Sweden. Throughout a three-decade career Sloane has made music in a multitude of musical styles and forms, from early Renaissance to contemporary electronic music, with ensembles large and small, in the spheres of opera, symphony orchestra, and music theater. He has championed composers and emerging artists through advocacy including recording and new commissions.  ... »

Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra & Music School Announces Bramwell Tovey as Artistic Advisor

09.13.18
Bramwell Tovey
Broadway World

Grammy- and Juno-award winner and internationally acclaimed conductor, composer and pianist Bramwell Tovey joins the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra & Music School effective immediately as Artistic Advisor. Described as the model of a modern orchestral maestro, Tovey's prolific career has earned him distinction on the stage, and in the classroom and community. He creates exceptional concert experiences, commissions and composes music for and of his community, and believes orchestras have a responsibility for providing and encouraging access to music education of the highest quality. Tovey is a true champion of connecting orchestras and the communities they serve. 

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