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Brown and Carducci get Rave Reviews

Great reviews for Michael Brown and Carducci Quartet!

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COMPETITION FINALS SCHEDULE

The Final Round of the 2012 CAG Competition will take place on Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 from 9:15 AM to 4:00 PM  Merkin Concert Hall, 129 West 67th Street, New York, NY The Finals are free and open to the public! Come cheer your favorites on. The schedule* is as follows:  *Times are approximate Session I: […]

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High Notes — October, 2012

Sent by: Concert Artists Guild Reply to the sender Welcome to the new season with Concert Artists Guild — one full of wonderful concerts, opportunities to engage with the stellar young artists CAG represents and to ensure the financial stability of the organization through the generosity of a matching grant from Victor Elmaleh. Thanks to […]

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Concert Artists Guild’s 2012-2013 Season!

Welcome to the new season with Concert Artists Guild — one full of wonderful concerts, opportunities to engage with the stellar young artists CAG represents and to ensure the financial stability of the organization through the generosity of a matching grant from Victor Elmaleh. Thanks to this matching grant, you can double the effect of […]

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High Notes, September 2012 — CAG’s Monthly Newsletter

Sent by: Concert Artists Guild Reply to the senderTHIS YEAR YOUR GIVING GOES TWICE THE DISTANCE SUPPORT CAG NOW! Thanks to a matching gift from Victor Elmaleh, this year you can double the effect of your commitment to CAG. Please add to the momentum created with his generosity by increasing your contribution too. He will […]

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Summer Listening: Linden String Quartet

The latest summer listening installment features the Linden String Quartet.  The quartet is currently at the Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music Festival and will be at the Perlman Music Program later in August. We’ve been posting Pandora links but we’ll mix it up a bit this time. From left to right: Eric (viola) – Here are the last […]

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Summer Listening: Daria Rabotkina

Next up in our summer listening series is CAG pianist Daria Rabotkina. We’ll let her speak for herself below (and point you towards the Pandora stations!). In related news, Daria performs at the International Keyboard Festival at Mannes Concert Hall (NYC) on Thursday, July 26. She also has a new recording just out on CAG […]

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Summer Listening: Sybarite5

For classical musicians, the summer is often a time for recharging, regrouping, and sometimes old-fashioned wood-shedding. We thought it might be interesting to find out what some of our artists are listening to during these hot months. We’ll start with Sybarite5, who was eager to share: (We’ll go left to right from the photo above. And, […]

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High Notes July 2012

NEW ARTISTS, NEW SEASON! Concert Artists Guild’s 2012-2013 season begins Thursday, October 18th with the Judi Flom Winners Showcase & Awards Ceremony of the 2012 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition at The Kosciuszko Foundation. This evening features the announcement of CAG’s newest artists! Who will our next stars be? Rock star string quintet Sybarite5 (CAG Competition Winner, 2011) kicks off the 2012-2013 […]

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60th Anniversary Kickoff: A Mix Tape

On Wednesday, September 14 at 7 pm Concert Artists Guild celebrates its 60th Anniversary with a season-opening concert at the Jerome L. Greene Space at WQXR. CAG artists and alumni, including the Afiara String Quartet, pianist Michael Brown, harpist Bridget Kibbey, violinist Hye-Jin Kim, baritone Thomas Meglioranza and soprano Sarah Wolfson will perform. To give you […]

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CAG Annual Benefit: A Mix Tape

As a primer for our Annual Benefit, we’ve created this playlist featuring artists who will be performing at the big event. Enjoy these artists here and in person on June 21st! For info and tickets, click here. Click individual links below, or listen to the whole playlist here. 1. HYE-JIN KIM / Janacek: Sonata for […]

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High Notes April 2011

Sebastian Bäverstam at Weill hall and on WQXR! Cellist Sebastian Bäverstam, a 2009 CAG Competition Winner, appears on the CAG Winners Series at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on April 12th. His program includes works by Kodály, Beethoven and Franck, as well as his own Fantasy on ‘Frère Jacques’. This is the last CAG […]

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Read a first-hand account from CAG staffer, Rachel Christensen, of last year’s CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

It was a busy scene at the 2010 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition this past October. CAG staff and volunteers were bustling about, checking applicants in and directing them where to go. The jurors were walking around getting a bottle of water or a cup of coffee, catching up with one another. The competitors were arriving […]

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High Notes March 2011

Hye-Jin Kim on the CAG Winners Series and WQXR Violinist Hye-Jin Kim, a winner of the 2009 CAG Competition, will be appearing on the CAG Winners Series at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on March 8th. Her program features works by Schumann, Janacek, Sibelius and Stravinsky. Click here to purchase tickets! In February, Hye-Jin […]

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