Musical America has developed the most advanced search in the international performing arts industry. Click on the tabs below to identify the managers, artists, presenters, businesspeople, organizations and media who make up the worldwide performing arts community.

Management companies that advertise in the print edition have a hyperlink to their Artist Roster.

(If you would like to advertise in the Directory and receive the benefit of having your roster appear in this database, please click here.)

artists,Artists & Ensembles choral,Choral Groups dance,Dance Companies
I am looking for
Artists & Ensembles
Choral Groups
Dance Companies

opera,Opera Companies orch,Orchestras inpres,International Concerts & Facilities Managers usfaci,US/Canada Facilities usperf,US/Canada Performing Arts Series fest,Festivals
I am looking for
Opera Companies
International Concerts & Facilities Managers
US/Canada Facilities
US/Canada Performing Arts Series

usradi,Classical Music Radio Stations (US/Canada) inradi,Classical Music Radio Stations (Global) usnews,Newspaper Music Critics (US/Canada) usmags,Music Magazines (US/Canada) inmags,Music Magazines (Global)
I am looking for
publ,Publishers of Music reco,Record Companies
I am looking for
Publishers of Music
Record Companies

Spotlight: Record Companies
Con Brio Recordings

1961 Rose Ln.
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
(925) 689-3444

Facebook link

Contests & Awards

Recent Non-competitive Awards and Honors

June 13, 2024 | Taylor Grant, Musical America
At a ceremony at the Ministry of Culture in Rome, Italian violinist Uto Ughi received a lifetime achievement award from Italy’s Chamber of Deputies recognizing the 80-year-old’s extraordinary contribution to Italian musical culture. … »Read

Contests & Awards

Recent Competition Wins: Strings

June 12, 2024 | Rick Beard, Musical America
Violinist Xiao Wang bested 20 contestants to win first prize at the New York Classic Violin Competition on May 31st. The 37-year-old string player, currently a faculty member at the Manhattan School of Music, received a €20,000 cash prize … »Read

Contests & Awards

Recent Competition Wins: Piano and Voice

June 11, 2024 | Rick Beard, Musical America
Moscow-born pianist Ilya Shmukler [pictured] has swept the triennial Géza Anda Competition awards, winning first prize of 40,000 CHF (about $45,000) along with the audience prize, the Mozart prize, the special prize of the Hungarian Radio … »Read

Contests & Awards

National Symphony Announces $10M Gift

June 11, 2024 | Sarah Shay, Musical America
In announcing a new board leadership slate, the National Symphony Orchestra (NSO) has disclosed an endowment gift from longtime trustee Roger Sant of $10 million, the orchestra’s largest ever single gift and bringing Sant’s largesse … »Read

Contests & Awards

Siemens Chooses Berlin Phil Conductor Fellow

June 10, 2024 | Edward Egerton, Musical America
Peruvian conductor Dayner Tafur-Diaz, 26, was yesterday announced as winner of the Siemens Conductors Scholarship, entitling him to work with the Berliner Philharmoniker Karajan Academy for two years starting in October. He will also assist … »Read

Contests & Awards

Occidental College Gets $5M to Create Music Institute

June 7, 2024 | Susan Elliott, Musical America
Music biz attorney John G. Branca has announced a $5 million gift to Occidental College, his alma mater, to establish an Institute for Music bearing his name at the private liberal arts college in Los Angeles. The idea is to partner with local … »Read




Search Musical America's archive of photos from 1900-1992.