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Mercredi, Mai 27, 2015 - 11:29

A music auction on 28 May at Sotheby's, London, will offer several interesting items.

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Mercredi, Mai 6, 2015 - 12:10

A painting which is probably the most famous portrait of Johann Sebastian Bach will return to Leipzig, Germany, after having been all over the world.

Jeudi, Avril 23, 2015 - 12:23

Seven woman composers have been honored by Opera America, the USA national service organization for opera.

Mercredi, Avril 22, 2015 - 09:24

The Henry Mancini Institute at the Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music (Miami, USA) has appointed James Newton Howard as its new artistic director.

Mercredi, Avril 22, 2015 - 09:06

The BMI Icon Award for outstanding career achievement will be presented next month to Oscar winning composer Alexandre Desplat.The award is given to composers who have made significant contribution

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Mercredi, Avril 22, 2015 - 08:40

The biennial Glenn Gould Prize for this year was awarded to composer Philip Glass.

Mercredi, Avril 15, 2015 - 10:16

Kevin Puts, who previously also won the Pulitzer Prize, is now awarded with the Delaware Symphony Orchestra's A.I. du Pont Composer's Award for 2015.

Gunther Schuller
Mercredi, Avril 8, 2015 - 16:20

The prestigious Edward MacDowell Medal was won by Gunther Schuller for lifetime achievement.

Vendredi, Mars 27, 2015 - 14:28

The Max Steiner Award, named after the Austrian-born composer Max Steiner, is awarded to James Newton Howard.

Jeudi, Mars 5, 2015 - 16:27

The 2015-16 Lancaster Symphony Orchestra’s Composer Award — the oldest award of its kind in the nation — was won by Augusta Read Thomas.

Vendredi, Février 13, 2015 - 14:43

The Lancaster Symphony Composer’s Award for 2015 is awarded to Tina Davidson. The award, established in 1959, is given annually to a prominent American composer.

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Mercredi, Février 11, 2015 - 10:37

The Hungarian composer György Kurtág will receive the 2014 BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in the category of contemporary music. The BBVA Foundation is located in Madrid, Spain.