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Solo Showcase to feature young New Haven musicians

2014 Solo Competition 111The Music in Schools Initiative proudly announces the 2015 Yale/New Haven Young Artists Solo Showcase, taking place May 19–21 from 6-8pm in Morse Recital Hall. The showcase, a collaboration between the Yale School of Music and the New Haven Public Schools, offers top-performing young students the chance to perform on the YSM stage in front of their peers and community members, as representatives of their schools. The students are selected by their school music teachers and perform with accompaniment from a Yale School of Music pianist.

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Published May 13, 2015
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Richard Gard to conduct at Carnegie Hall June 29

Richard Gard

Richard Gard

The new Center for Music and Liturgy, part of Saint Thomas More Chapel at Yale, will hold an inaugural choral celebration at Carnegie Hall on June 29 at 7:30 pm. YSM faculty member Richard Gard, the director of the Center for Music and Liturgy, will conduct the combined choirs, along with Stephen Layton.

The concert features 400 voices with orchestra performing sacred works and new liturgical music. Featured choirs include the Choir of Saint Thomas More Chapel at Yale as well as the Tapiola Chamber Choir (Finland), Oslo Chamber Choir (Norway), Sidney-Sussex Choir (Cambridge University), and National Children’s Choir (United States).

The program features the world premiere of the Mass of the Divine Shepherd by Yale alumnus Julian Revie ’02 B.S., as well as the U.S. premiere of Ørjan Matre’s Halleluja, var strid er endt. MORE

Published May 13, 2015
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