樂壇新星鋼琴家陶康瑞舊金山南灣首演 Conrad Tao, Oct. 27, ’13

將在十月廿七日於聖荷西與灣區朋友面對面 19歲的華裔陶康瑞已然成為當代古典 音樂界最為矚目的焦點,他被富比士雜誌選為30歲以下在音樂界足以改變世界的最具影響力30位音樂人之一(30 under 30),集鋼琴、小提琴和作曲音樂長才於一身的陶康瑞即將在十月廿七日晚上七時於California Theatre 舉行他首次在南灣的個人獨奏會, 屆時愛樂人可欣賞到這位才華洋溢年輕音樂家的風采。 購票請洽主辦單位:  

CMTANC Seminar, Oct. 30, ’13

The Chinese Music Teacher Association of Northern California regularly invites leading musicians to conduct teacher training, masters classes, lectures, and seminars. Watch for news about coming seminars: October 30 宋允鵬教授 鋼琴專題講座 November 2 宋允鵬教授 鋼琴大師班–master-class.html

琴鍾台灣, Oct. 26, ’13

「琴話寶島」系列音樂會第二季,「琴鍾台灣」將於26日再度在聖市英特爾大禮堂舉行。主辦單位表示,今年的音樂會將有來自台灣的小提琴家林品任擔綱。他剛獲得仙台國際小提琴比賽一等獎。他將與他的老師,國立台灣交響樂團音樂家趙永男同台演出台灣音樂作品。2012年法國國際鋼琴比賽一等獎得主仙杜拉(Sandra Shen)與多位矽谷音樂界、科技界愛樂者將同台演出室內樂以及台灣民謠改編的音樂作品。曲目有蕭泰然改編的台灣民謠、作曲家石青如和吳睿然等創作音樂。蕭泰然和石青如將親自出席音樂會。 Time: 2 PM, 10/26/2013 Location: Intel Auditorium,3600 Juliette Ln., Santa Clara, CA. Open to public for free. Please reserve your seats:。 Source:  

Community Service at Mary-Knoll Residence, Oct. 19, ’13

MusicA2G musicians will present a mini recital as our community service at the Maryknoll Residence, from 2:30 to 3:30 PM, on Oct. 19, 2013.  Maryknoll, the Catholic Foreign Mission Society of the United States with headquarters in Westchester County, New York, has as its mission to send its members to foreign lands, to work among …

“HAIKU FOR THE HARP” at Hakone Gardens, Oct. 12, ’13

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC “HAIKU FOR THE HARP” at Hakone Gardens OCTOBER 12, 2013, 3:00 PM 21000 BIG BASIN WAY, SARATOGA, CA Presented and Sponsored by the Silicon Valley Chapter of the American Harp Society This unique program will feature gifted young SVCAHS harpists performing compositions written to Haiku by nationally renowned harpists/composers, Linda Wood …

Contemporary Music to Motivate Your Students

Morning session with Gail Lew, New Music Reviewer for The California Music Teacher magazine. “Contemporary Music to Motivate Your Students” Oct. 9, 2013 (Wednesday), 9:30AM Lincoln Glen Church 2700 Booksin Avenue San Jose From “Now is the time, many of us try to search good CM contemporary music for our students. If you have …

Monthly MTAC Senior Recitals

Monthly recitals for experienced students are held in downtown San Jose at Le Petit Trianon Theatre. Applications are due on the 20th of each month for the next month’s recital. The next performance is October 13! Teachers who are MTAC Santa Clara members can submit two or three students or ensembles for each program. The …

Certifiying for Presidential Volunteer Service Awards

MusicA2G is proud to have been accepted as a Certifying Organization for President’s Volunteer Service Awards (PVSA). A Certifying Organization is approved to review and verify volunteer hours, to confirm eligibility for the award, and to distribute President’s Volunteer Service Awards. We provide opportunities for our students to share the music they love and help …

US Open Music Competition – Registration Due Oct 10

If you are interested in participating the US Open Music Competition next year, please note that the deadline of registration is Oct. 10, 2013. The competition will be held February 1-9, 2014 in Palo Alto U.S. Open Music Competition, 2014 Syllabus at USOMC:

‘Elements’ at The Freight and Salvage, June 28

Elements Trio, performing Gwyneth Wentink – harp George Brooks – saxophone Kala Ramnath – violin and vocals Thursday June 20th 8pm The Freight and Salvage2020 Addison StreetBerkeley, CA 94704(510) 644-2020 Tickets are $24.50 advance and $26.50 at the door Event Link Ticket Link “Better Than Coffee” by Elements:

Arizona Harp Experience, June 24-28

Arizona Harp Experience with Dr. Carrol McLaughlin and Dr. Cathy Clayton Salt Lake City, UTJune 24-28, 2013 “How thrilling to be offering another fantastic summer camp! This year the course will be held in Salt Lake City. Our two teachers, Dr. Carrol McLaughlin, Distinguished Professor of Harp at the University of Arizona and Dr. Cathy …

Gold and Silver at Yvonne LaMothe Schwager

David Ren won Gold at the Advanced Level IV at the Yvonne LaMothe Schwager Harp Competition on May 23, 2013 Danielle Nam won the Silver in the Level I Category! David’s Performance: Impromptu Op. 86 Gabriel by Faure Maqamat by Ami Ma’ayani

CICA, Dallas, July 15 to August 4

CICA 5th Annual International Concerto competition Dallax, TXJuly 15 to August 4 2013 plus one week in San Antonio August 6 – August 11 “Through the summer music festival, faculty/ guest artists enjoy working with other faculty/ guest artists and students from different parts of the world to achieve a higher level of performance, the …