Choir Chat with Robert Moody, Conductor of the Memphis Symphony Orchestra September 25, 1:45 PM

Robert Moody, conductor of the Memphis Symphony, discusses his journey from his background in choral music to orchestral conducting 2019/2020 marks Maestro Robert Moody’s third season as Music Director of the Memphis Symphony Orchestra.  Expanded and adventurous programming, the MSO’s first commercial recording in over three decades, and a new $25-million-dollar endowment have highlighted the past two…

Masterclass with Astrid Schween, cellist of the Juilliard String Quartet October 1, 2:30 PM

October 1, 2:30-4:30 PM Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8720461027?pwd=dE9TRVBmMnFVMnJoRC9LR0V2cGpLUT09 For more information on attending, contact Dr. Kimberly Patterson.  Cellist Astrid Schween has gained a rich following and enjoys a varied career as a soloist, chamber artist and teacher. Since joining the Juilliard String Quartet in 2016, she has appeared at Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw, the Musikverein in Vienna, the…

Masterclass and performance with Nanci Belmont of the woodwind quintet, The City of Tomorrow, and professor of bassoon at the Longy Conservatory of Bard College, October 9, 12:30 PM

Masterclass – October 9, 12:30 PM https://zoom.us/j/92876247160?pwd=c2ZHQ3g1TmQrQk4zcXlHU2FkUzhVZz09 Concert – October 9, 7:30 PM https://vimeo.com/event/307776 For more information , contact Dr. Daryn Zubke. Bassoonist Nanci Belmont, praised as “outstanding” by the New York Classical Review, is a dynamic musician enjoying a diverse career as a performer, educator, and arts advocate. Recognized for her artistry as a soloist,…

Masterclass with Sky MacKlay, composer, oboist and installation artist November 3

For more information on attending, contact Dr. Mahir Cetiz.  The music of composer, oboist, and installation artist Sky Macklay (b. 1988) explores bold contrasts, audible processes, humor, and the physicality of sound. Her works have been performed and championed by ensembles such as ICE, Splinter Reeds, Wet Ink Ensemble, JACK Quartet, Mivos Quartet, Ensemble Dal…

Percussion Discussion: A webinar series for middle and high school band directors with Dr. Bill Shaltis, University of Memphis

All dates are 6:00 – 7:00 PM September 17: Timpani October 15: Snare Drum November 19: Tambourine, Triangle, Crash Cymbals December 17: Mallet Instruments (marimba, vibraphone, xylophone, glockenspiel) Vimeo – https://vimeo.com/event/307776   Dr. William Shaltis was formerly Principal Timpanist of the Boise Philharmonic Orchestra and New Hampshire Music Festival. Prior to that, he was Principal Percussionist/Assistant Timpanist…

Back To Top
Skip to toolbar