News & Events
We are nearing the end of another successful and exciting season at CAG! Three new artists joined our roster following the 2017 Competition and we also welcomed the Aizuri Quartet to the roster as a result of our new partnership with the M-Prize International Chamber Arts Competition at the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre […]
The annual Rite of Spring benefit was a huge success! It was a fantastic evening—honoring CAG’s President of 18 years, Richard S. Weinert, with lively, spellbinding performances, artist tribute toasts, and heartfelt remarks throughout the evening. We were able to raise a record amount through this year’s event—more than $300,000!!!—and all our guests and supporters helped to ensure that. […]
Meet the musicians for CAG’s Rite of Spring on June 5!
Donald Sinta Quartet Awarded Gold Medal at the 45th Annual Fischoff Chamber Music Competition
CAG is delighted to announce that the Aizuri Quartet, Grand Prize winners at last week’s M-Prize Chamber Arts Competition at the University of Michigan, will be joining the CAG roster. The Aizuri Quartet, formed in 2012 and based in New York City, has received critical acclaim from The New York Times for its “genuinely exciting” and “imaginative” programs and was praised by The Washington […]
Concert Artists Guild is delighted to announce the appointment of pianist Tanya Bannister as President of CAG effective July 1, 2018. She will succeed Richard S. Weinert who is stepping down on June 30 after 18 years. Tanya is like family to CAG, having won CAG’s competition in 2003. In addition to an active performing career, she has […]
Save the Date: CAG’s Rite of Spring Gala on June 5, 2018
CAG and the M-Prize announce a new partnership!
CAG is proud to welcome two new soloists and an ensemble to the roster! Argus Quartet CO-FIRST PRIZE WINNER The Argus Quartet was the First Prize Winner of the 2017 M-Prize Chamber Arts Competition. The Quartet has received grants from Chamber Music America, Tarisio, and the Caramoor Center to support its efforts to commission works by […]
NEW TALENT. ADVENTUROUS PROGRAMMING. Underwritten by Susan and Louis K. Meisel Concert Artists Guild’s 2017-18 CAG Presents series features exciting young artists making their debuts, a host of prominent alumni musicians, and three world premieres of CAG commissions. Subscribe to the season now! OPENING NIGHT: Judi Flom Winners Concert Wednesday, October 18, 7:00pm Louis K. Meisel […]
CAG is proud to present its two newest album releases by former competition winners. Cellist Soo Bae (a CAG winner in 2005) has teamed up with pianist Mia Chung (also a CAG winner, in 1993) and violinist Elizabeth Ann Larson to record Three Strands, a 2-CD set featuring the complete piano trios of Brahms. Current […]
It has been another exciting year at CAG! Our artists have had some remarkable experiences, to name a few: pianist Daniel Hsu won the Bronze Medal at the Cliburn Competition; the PUBLIQuartet (pictured) was named Quartet in Residence at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and performed on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert; CAG welcomed three adventurous […]
CAG Artist Daniel Hsu Awarded Bronze Medal at The Cliburn
CAG’s annual Rite of Spring gala took place on Tuesday June 6th at Tribeca Rooftop. Guests enjoyed performances by CAG artists Yoonah Kim and Fei-Fei Dong, alum Barry Douglas, and the night’s honoree, violinist Mark O’Connor, who performed with his wife, Maggie. A great time was had by all!