Jeudi, Avril 27, 2006 - 18:01
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Yehudi Wyner's Piano Concerto: "Chiavi in Mano" won the 2006 Pulitzer Prize in Music on 17 April 2006.

Jeudi, Avril 27, 2006 - 17:54

Belgian composer Marc Achille Matthys is Laureate of the first Klara composition contest of the Belgian radio and television with "Mozart 2006 con anima" for piano trio. [VRT-VAR publishing]

Mardi, Avril 25, 2006 - 08:33
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The Northwestern University School of Music has awarded the British composer and conductor Oliver Knussen the 2006 Nemmers Composition Prize.

Lundi, Avril 24, 2006 - 09:46

Polish composer Marta Ptaszynska has been honoured with the prestigious Benjamin H. Danks Creative Music Award by the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

Mardi, Avril 18, 2006 - 10:34
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Rae Howell (aka Sunwrae) launches her new Live Album & DVD Friday June 2nd, 2006 at St Stephens Church, 360 Church Street, Richmond, Victoria in Australia.

Lundi, Avril 3, 2006 - 12:11

On 31 March 2006, American composer Gunther Schuller has received the A.I. du Pont Composers Award at the Delaware Grand Opera House.

Mercredi, Mars 29, 2006 - 10:25

In October 2006 Naxos will release a CD by Italian conductor/composer Paolo Pessina.

Lundi, Mars 27, 2006 - 16:54

American composers Frank Lee Sprague's newest recording is his Concerto for Violin with Orchestra, issued by Wichita Falls Records.

Lundi, Mars 27, 2006 - 16:32
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On 8 April 2006 Koch International will issue the first volume (2 cds) of Richard Savino's CD series: The Essential Giuliani.

Vendredi, Mars 24, 2006 - 15:31
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Albania born composer Vasil Tole has published a new book, called "Odyssey and Sirens: A Temptation towards the Mystery of the Iso-polyphonic Regions of Epirus - A Homeric theme with variations", I

Jeudi, Mars 9, 2006 - 10:08
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Film composer John Williams was elected Composers of the Year 2005 by the International Film Music Critics Association.

Mercredi, Mars 1, 2006 - 08:40
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A till now lost Britten composition was found back by film maker John Mappleback in Great Britain after a 15 year search.

Jeudi, Février 23, 2006 - 09:52
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Polish composer Krzysztof Penderecki will be given a honorary degree at the Wilhelms-Universität in Münster, Germany. The ceremony will take place on 31 March 2006.

Mardi, Février 21, 2006 - 16:38
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American composer Robert Kramer collaborates with former Frank Zappa vocalist Napoleon Murphy Brock on two songs from his new CD "Legacy of Love

Mardi, Février 21, 2006 - 11:57

In April 2006 a new Naxos CD will appear with Gloria Coates' Symphonies no. 14, 7 and 1. On 24 May 2006, her Symphony No.

Jeudi, Février 16, 2006 - 11:14
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No less than three Grammys, for Best Classical Album, Best Classical Contemporary Composition and Best Choral Performance, were won by William Bolcom's “Songs of Innocence and of Experience”.