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News Venezuela » Music: Even in crisis, Venezuela a factory for classical maestros

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/wireStory/crisis-venezuela-factory-classical-maestros-53117363
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Even in the throes of crisis, Venezuela keeps churning out one export prized the world over: classical music maestros. The latest addition to the country's growing cadre of top-flight musical talent is Rafael Payare, who was named musical director of the ...

News Venezuela » Music: Cuba: Alfredo Sadel Remembered in Bolivarian Singing Contest

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Cuba-Alfredo-Sadel-Remembered-in-Bolivarian-Singing-Contest-20180217-0021.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The late Venezuelan singer and composer was idolized not just in his native country, but also on the international music scene, having broken into Hollywood. On February 22, the 88th anniversary of Sadel's birth, 20 Cuban youths will take part in the event ...

News Venezuela » Music: Jasper cellist says she has had ‘very exciting life’

News channel or source: https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/jasper-cellist-says-she-has-had-very-exciting-life/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

... spending the evenings being carted around Caracas to various music conservatories for more music lessons and rehearsals. When Kathryn was growing up, Venezuela was a rich oil country, and classical music was en vogue. Almost everyone Kathryn knew ...

News Venezuela » Music: Venezuelan Conductor Rafael Payare Named Music Director of San Diego Symphony

News channel or source: https://timesofsandiego.com/arts/2018/02/13/rafael-payare-named-music-director-san-diego-symphony/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Internationally acclaimed Venezuelan conductor Rafael Payare will become the San Diego Symphony‘s 13th music director, the orchestra announced Tuesday. Payare, who is currently music director of the Ulster Orchestra in Northern Ireland, will begin a four ...

News Venezuela » Music: BWW Review: THE SAN DIEGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at The Jacobs Music Center

News channel or source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/san-diego/article/BWW-Review-THE-SAN-DIEGO-SYMPHONY-ORCHESTRA-at-The-Jacobs-Music-Center-20180215
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The 37-year-old Venezuelan will make his San Diego debut as music director in January. Like Los Angeles's Gustavo Dudamel, he is a product of Venezuela's El Sistema program. One of more than ten candidates considered, Payare was outstanding in his guest ...

News Venezuela » Music: San Diego Symphony names new music director

News channel or source: https://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2018/feb/16/classical-new-music-director/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The next music director of the San Diego Symphony, under a four year contract, is from Venezuela. He conducted a magnificent concert earlier this year featuring Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 5. He has a compelling presence on the stage and conducts from memory.

News Venezuela » Music: Venezuelan violinist Rubén Rengel wins $50,000 Sphinx Competition

News channel or source: https://www.thestrad.com/news/venezuelan-violinist-ruben-rengel-wins-50000-sphinx-competition/7525.article
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

They win $10,000, $5,000 and $3,000 respectively. Rengel studied at the Emil Friedman Conservatory in Venezuela with Iván Pérez Núñez, the Cleveland Institute of Music with Jaime Laredo and currently at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music.

News Venezuela » Music: Jazz pianist Ricardo Bacelar crafts a masterful celebration of Latin American music from a Brazilian perspective

News channel or source: http://www.jazzcorner.com/news/display.php?news=8489
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The Brazilian duo's comprehensive approach for the contemporary jazz and trippy fusion session included inviting musicians from Cuba, Argentina, Venezuela ... I wanted to pay homage to Brazilian music presenting the distinct performances of Latin American ...

News Venezuela » Music: Joaquin Oliver: A Tribute to the Stoneman Douglas High School Victim

News channel or source: https://heavy.com/news/2018/02/joaquin-oliver-school-shooting-victim/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

“He was an absolutely huge Frank Ocean fan collecting vinyls, attending concerts, and listening to his music daily,” a Joaquin friend ... Joaquin was a devoted fan of the La selección de fútbol de Venezuela, the Venezuelan national football team.

News Venezuela » Music: Even in crisis, Venezuela still a factory for maestros

News channel or source: http://www.texarkanagazette.com/news/international/story/2018/feb/16/even-crisis-venezuela-still-factory-maestros/713772/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

BOGOTA, Colombia—Even in the throes of crisis, Venezuela keeps churning out one export prized the world over: classical music maestros. The latest addition to the country's growing cadre of top-flight musical talent is Rafael Payare, who was named ...