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CME Welcomes Audiences with Accessible Performance

By Madison Warren

It’s no April fools’ joke — anyone really can come to love contemporary music! On Saturday evening, April 1, Oberlin’s Contemporary Music Ensemble made their debut at a new, laid-back venue, the Birenbaum. 580 more words


"You Cannot Have Genius Without Silence"

By Madison Schindele

With a vibe that screams “Mom and Dad’s unfinished basement,” the Birenbaum performance space transforms into the hippest of music venues when the sun goes down. 421 more words


Composer Ryan Wigglesworth: ‘Technique is a tool for expression’

Ryan Wigglesworth (Sheffield, 1979) is considered one of the most important British musicians of his generation. He is composer in residence at the English National Opera and first guest conductor of the Hallé Orchestra. 814 more words


On record: Colin Matthews: Violin Concerto, Cortège, Cello Concerto No. 2 (NMC)

Colin Matthews: Cortège (1988)*. Cello Concerto No. 2 (1996)**. Violin Concerto (2009)***

***Leila Josefowicz (violin); **Anssi Kartunen (cello); *Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly; BBC Symphony Orchestra / **Rumon Gamba… 533 more words

On Record

Tamsin Waley-Cohen

in Recital

Monday 3rd October, 2016, 7:30pm

Town Hall, Birmingham


Tamsin Waley-Cohenviolin Huw Watkins piano


Beethoven 329 more words