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Byrd Young Artist Competition

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Marko Dreher is currently an artist faculty member of the Music Institute of Chicago and director and founder of the Okemo Young Artists' Program. He received his Bachelor's Degrees in both violin and viola from the Oberlin Conservatory, and his Master's Degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music. His teachers have included Professors Roland and Almita Vamos, Dora Schwarzberg, Rachel Barton, and Stanley Konopka. He has performed concerts at the Kennedy Center, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Severance Hall, Symphony Center, Powell Hall, and the Vienna Conservatory. Mr. Dreher was a soloist with "I Soloisti ...
to provide a public forum that identifies the strongest young players and contributes to the establishment of their professional careers. This is a list of classical music competitions .
William Byrd Young Artists Competition Musical Scholarships ...
The William C. Byrd Young Artists Competition is held every year in Flint, Michigan for a chance to be awarded an unknown musical scholarship. The competition takes place at the J. Dallas Dort Music Center of the prestigious Flint Institute of Music where they are fully dedicated to providing performing arts programs for enthusiasts of all ages. Every year over 300,000 visitors are drawn to the Flint Institute of Music either for the Flint Symphony Orchestra or the Flint School of Performing Arts. The Flint Institute of Music gathers support from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs. The MCACA is a partner agency ... market research, surveys and trends
Conor and Ayano Duo to perform CD release in Brooklyn Heights
on May 28th, 2010 at 7:30pm. This special concert is held in celebration of the release of the Duo’s CD “Breaking Training,” ( New Focus Recordings ). Music at First is a new music series held at First Presbyterian Church of Brooklyn through May, 2010. First Presbyterian Church is located in Brooklyn Heights at 124 Henry St. Directions are at . There is a $10 suggested donation at the door with no advance reservations or ticket sales. Contact for more info. Involved in several exciting commissioning projects for their genre, the Conor and Ayano Duo has performed in Merkin Concert Hall, ... market research, surveys and trends


Citizens Against Government Waste:
The outrage of millions of taxpayers following the $700 billion bank bailout and the $787 billion stimulus bill did not stop Congress from passing and President Obama from signing a bloated $410 billion Omnibus Appropriations Act in March.  With the subsequent approval of the President’s budget, the national debt will triple over the next 10 years.  That leaves plenty of opportunities for pork to remain pervasive in the nation’s capital. The fiscal year 2009 appropriations process was unique as three of the appropriations bills (Defense, Homeland Security and Military Construction) were passed and signed on ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Harvey K. Littleton Oral History Interview Conducted by Joan ...
This transcript is in the public domain and may be used without permission. Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Harvey K. Littleton, 2001 Mar. 15, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Interview with Harvey K. Littleton Conducted by Joan Falconer Byrd At the Artist's Home in Spruce Pine, North Carolina March 15, 2001 Preface The following oral history transcript is the result of a tape-recorded interview with Harvey K. Littleton on March 15, 2001. The interview took place in Spruce Pine, North Carolina and was conducted by Joan Falconer Byrd for the Archives ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Countdown to fun
The orchestra heads outdoors with a number of free concerts this month, beginning with a gig at the Detroit River Days fest at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 20, and continuing with the annual Harmony in the Park series at 8 p.m. Friday, June 25, at Kensington Metro Park, 8 p.m., Saturday, June 26, at Metro Beach Metro Park and 8 p.m. Sunday, June 27, at Stony Creek. June 25: PASSION PIT The band's romantic origin myth has lead singer Michael Angelakos writing, recording and producing a mixtape in his dorm room for his then-girlfriend. Add four friends on keyboards, synths, bass and drums, and you've got Passion Pit. Since then, ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
In The Dallas Theater Center's Super-fun Superman Musical, You Don't Need X ...
Yes, he flies. Superman, an American icon in blazing blue tights, red cape and sassy leather boots, soars into view and lands like a muscle-queen Peter Pan on the stage of the Wyly Theatre. In Dallas Theater Center 's bright, funny, downright inspiring remake of the 1966 musical It's a Bird...It's a Plane...It's Superman , the title character, played by ruggedly handsome young Broadway leading man Matt Cavenaugh , flies in early enough to set the audience buzzing. Sure, you can see the wires hooked to his sides, but it's still a kick when the guy swoops in and then, in that trademark fists-forward ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


WILLIAM C. BYRD YOUNG ARTIST COMPETITION. WILLIAM C. BYRD, director of the Flint Institute of Music and conductor of the Flint Symphony Orchestra, ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
North Dakota Council on the Arts
Application deadline dates for the Council on the Arts grants are approaching. Artist-in-Residence (Sponsor and New Artist), Teacher Incentive, Lewis and Clark Community Grants, Community Arts Access, and Presenter Support grants must be postmarked by April 1, 2006 for programs taking place between July 1, 2006 and June 30, 2007. The Traditional Arts Apprenticeship grants must be postmarked by May 15, 2006 for project periods of July 1, 2006 to April 30, 2007. Early submission is strongly encouraged for all programs. Also, a reminder that the Professional ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Dr. Conor Nelson Bio
Praised for his “long-breathed phrases and luscious tone” by the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Canadian flutist Conor Nelson is established as a leading flutist of his generation. Since his New York recital debut at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall, he has appeared frequently as soloist and recitalist throughout the United States and abroad. Recent performances include engagements with the Minnesota Orchestra, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the National Repertory Orchestra, the Philharmonia of Yale, the Manhattan School of Music Philharmona, the Stony Brook Symphony, the Oshawa-Durham Symphony Orchestra, the Brevard Repertory ...
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Question: Shanghai - artists, intellectuals, writers, who is who?
Hi Wp_ca, You say "etc." and "Please be very thorough," but those are pretty vague and broad terms. It would be very helpful if you could narrow down your needs and be more specific as to your expectations. For instance, what criteria would you use to judge importance, or "who is who?" Do you mean socially important? How would you judge that? Politically influential? Famous? Rich? Prolific? Also, how many names of each category would you consider satisfactory and "thorough?" What categories would you include in addition to Artists, Writers and Academics? What kind of artists ...