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Updated Sep 27, 2016

Brent Assink to Step Down from San Francisco Symphony

Brent Assink, longtime executive director of the San Francisco Symphony, has resigned, effective in March 2017. Having started in 1999, he will have been in the job for 18 years, making him one of … »Read

Mazzoli's Waves: Striking Expressivity

When it comes to writing an opera based on a film, perhaps the stranger the film is the better. That could be the lesson of Thomas Adès’s latest opera, which premiered at the Salzburg … »Read

Two Violinists Get New Artist Managers

Just on the heels of signing an exclusive contract with Warner Classics, 15-year-old Dutch violinist Noa Wildschut has joined Harrison Parrott for worldwide general management. She’s still a … »Read

New: Philharmonia as Virtual Orchestra

Esa-Pekka Salonen and the Philharmonia Orchestra have long been ahead of the technology curve, creating the Orchestra App with Touch Press as far back as 2012. Their latest feat is total … »Read

Bill Eddins to Exit Edmonton Symphony

William “Bill” Eddins will step down as music director of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra at the end of the current season, the orchestra’s 65th. Eddins, also a pianist, is based … »Read

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Each month, Musical America spotlights an important emerging talent. If you haven't heard of the New Artist of the Month before, we predict you will soon.


Aziz Shokhakimov, conductor
New Artist of the Month
September 2016
Anthony Barrese, conductor
New Artist of the Month
August 2016
Craig Terry, conductor/pianist
New Artist of the Month
July 2016
Kah Chun Wong, conductor
New Artist of the Month
June 2016
Verona Quartet
New Artist of the Month
May 2016
Simone Rubino, percussionist
New Artist of the Month
April 2016
Michael Gilbertson, composer
New Artist of the Month
March 2016
Pam Tanowitz, choreographer
New Artist of the Month
February 2016
Tobias Greenhalgh, baritone
New Artist of the Month
January 2016
James Darrah, director
New Artist of the Month
December 2015
Rene M. Orth, composer
New Artist of the Month
November 2015
Sam Suggs, double bass
New Artist of the Month
October 2015
Mirga Grazinyté-Tyla, conductor
New Artist of the Month
September 2015
Tansel Akzeybek, tenor
New Artist of the Month
August 2015

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