Monthly Archives: December 2013

Jacobs alumnus John Orduña in Puccini’s “La bohème” at the North Carolina Opera

Baritone John Orduña is set to perform as Schaunard in the upcoming “La bohème” at the North Carolina Opera on … Continue reading Continue reading

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‘TWAS THE WEEK BEFORE CHRISTMAS… and all through the world, here’s a little of what happened. FEATURED ARTICLE The Man … Continue reading Continue reading

REVIEW (HT): Concert features impressive performers

By Peter Jacobi HT Reviewer | pjacobi@heraldt.com | Posted: Thursday, December 19, 2013 12:43 am     Tuesday evening’s faculty/guest chamber music … Continue reading Continue reading

REVIEW (HT): Pressler celebrates 90th birthday on stage with friends

By Peter Jacobi H-T Reviewer | pjacobi@heraldt.com | Posted: Monday, December 16, 2013 12:00 am        The party began with birthday … Continue reading Continue reading

INNOVATION COMPETITION Announcement

Winning project will receive $500 in support and mentoring from Project Jumpstart. We’re pleased to announce the inaugural Project Jumpstart … Continue reading Continue reading

Students: Launch your Five-Star Career!

An inspiring weekend with the Fifth House Ensemble: Jan 24-26 Project Jumpstart is teaming up with Fifth House Ensemble (5HE … Continue reading Continue reading

Brown County Playhouse presents “Stars in the Spotlight: A Jacobs School of Music Showcase,” January 17

Brown County Playhouse presents “Stars in the Spotlight: A Jacobs School of Music Showcase,” January 17 WHAT: Stars in the … Continue reading Continue reading

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FEATURED ARTICLE What’s The Value Of Sacred Music In A Secular Age? Limelight (Australia): Here are answers from half a … Continue reading Continue reading

Performance: The Hilliard Ensemble’s 40th Birthday Party

11 December 2013 – Spitalfields Music Winter Festival 2013 Trust the Hilliard Ensemble to organise their fortieth anniversary concert on … Continue reading Continue reading

MUSIC REVIEW: FISHELL AND BACH

Fishell completes final ‘Sebastian’ performance to a standing ovation By Peter Jacobi The ovation, of a standing kind, was sustained … Continue reading Continue reading