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Concert Artists Guild is thrilled to announce a new prize-partnership with Brevard Music Center. The Brevard Music Center Residency Prize will be awarded to a single winner from the annual CAG competition. We are pleased to announce Jordan Bak, violist and winner of the 2019 CAG competition, as the inaugural recipient of the Brevard Music […]
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CAG is proud to announce four new winners from the 2019 Competition: Turkish cellist Jamal Aliyev American violist Jordan Bak German recorder player Tabea Debus Boston-based piano trio Merz Trio Each of the winners receives management contracts with CAG, including performance opportunities with more than 40 leading orchestras, concert series, and festivals, as well as a New York showcase performance […]
Learn more about CAG’s soloists and ensembles in our new season roster!
CAG is proud to announce that the Argus Quartet will join the BesenArts roster next season for exclusive worldwide representation. The Quartet is also excited to welcome two new members—violinist Giancarlo Latta and violist Maren Rothfritz—to the ensemble. First Prize Winner of the 2017 CAG Competition, the Argus Quartet has toured extensively throughout North America. […]
Concert Artists Guild has a long history of supporting innovative artists. Concert Artists Guild has a long history of supporting innovative artists. This year, CAG is excited to continue this tradition with the new Richard S. Weinert Award for Innovation in Classical Music. Open to CAG roster artists and alumni, this $5,000 award is given […]
Concert Artists Guild is proud to continue our strong tradition of supporting innovative artists by announcing a new award, open to both current CAG roster artists and alumni. The $5,000 Richard S. Weinert Award for Innovation in Classical Music will be given to an artist or ensemble with an outstanding proposal for a distinctive project. […]
We are delighted to congratulate our wonderful new Aizuri Quartet (2018 M-Prize Grand Prize winner) on the nomination of their new CD Blueprinting for a 2019 Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance! Released just this fall by New Amsterdam Records, this distinctive album features premiere recordings of new works written for the Aizuri […]
Becoming a Musical Citizen of the World: an interview with CAG President Tanya Bannister in Interlude “With the current political situations around the world, music has the opportunity to help with the difficult questions, to create communication in a world where language divides too many, to smooth over the fractures in society, and realign the […]
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Guitarist JIJI makes her Carnegie Hall Stern Auditorium debut on December 2nd with the New York Youth Symphony Orchestra in the world premiere of light, beloved by First Music commission award winner Natalie Dietterich. Marking the 35th Anniversary of the NYYS First Music commissioning program, the piece is the first guitar concerto featuring both solo […]
The chamber ensemble Frisson has selected CAG Artist Sam Suggs as its first Composer-in-Residence. Sam is the bassist with Frisson and was named CAG’s New Music/New Places Fellow at the 2016 CAG Competition. Applauded by The Strad for his “brilliant and compelling programming,” Sam received an award for Extraordinary Creativity at the 2017 Bradetich Foundation International Double […]
CAG has welcomed two solo artists and one ensemble to its roster as a result of the 2018 Victor Elmaleh Competition. The First Prize was awarded to pianist Yinuo Wang, 22. Management prizes were awarded to percussionist Dmitrii Nilov, 26 and multi-string quartet Invoke. Invoke was also designated as a New Music/New Places ensemble. All […]