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Updated Dec 12, 2017

The Last (?) Shoe Drops from Met's New Tosca

Fate has not been kind to the Met Opera’s new production of Tosca , which opens December 31. The final shoe dropped this afternoon, when Bryn Terfel, the last surviving cast member of … »Read

Adams-Sellars Golden West: A Victim of High Expectations

SAN FRANCISCO--Reviewing the final performance of a long operatic run has its advantages and disadvantages. The performance is presumably polished. If you’ve paid attention to previous … »Read

In Chicago, Bigger Was Better in Fall 2017; Not So, Summer 2018

CHICAGO--As 2017 winds down, the big news on Chicago’s classical music scene is a project that will not happen in 2018. Last April the Ravinia Festival, summer home of the Chicago Symphony … »Read

Columbia Artists Signs Conductor Jaap van Zweden

Jaap van Zweden, outgoing music director of the Dallas Symphony, music director designate of the New York Philharmonic, has left IMG Artists and joined the newly realigned Columbia Artists . … »Read

NY Phil Secures $50M "Launch Fund"

To give its new leadership team an extra boost, a small group of New York Philharmonic trustees has come forward with a collective $50 million, thereby securing a powerful launch to the music … »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.


Julia Adolphe, composer
New Artist of the Month
December 2017
Taylor Marino, clarinetist
New Artist of the Month
November 2017
Seth Parker Woods, cellist
New Artist of the Month
October 2017
Afendi Yusuf, clarinetist
New Artist of the Month
September 2017
Reena Esmail, composer
New Artist of the Month
August 2017
Abbie Betinis, composer
New Artist of the Month
July 2017
Stephen Waarts, violinist
New Artist of the Month
June 2017
Jeffrey Gavett, baritone
New Artist of the Month
May 2017
Pene Pati, tenor
New Artist of the Month
April 2017
Mariam Batsashvili, pianist
New Artist of the Month
March 2017
Beste Kalender, mezzo-soprano
New Artist of the Month
February 2017
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cellist
New Artist of the Month
January 2017

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