Juilliard’s Ellen and James S. Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts will present the Alice Tully Vocal Arts Recital with alumna Hyesang Park, soprano, and pianist Brian Zeger on Thursday, November 1, 2018, at 7:30pmin Alice Tully Hall. 

Read more: Soprano Hyesang Park and Pianist Brian Zeger Present the Alice Tully Vocal Arts Recital 

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) welcomes kids of all ages and their families for two Halloween-themed events: a Tiny Tots performance titled “Rock O'Ween” featuring Miss Paula and the Candy Bandits, and a Young People’s Family Concert presentation of “Halloween at Hogwarts,” featuring the DSO conducted by Kelly Corcoran. 

Read more: Detroit Symphony Orchestra Hosts Halloween-Themed Events

The Frost School of Music at the University of Miami has announced three new faculty hires for 2018-2019.

Read more: The Frost School of Music Welcomes New Esteemed Faculty Members

Cascio Music will continue their sponsorship of the Bucks Beats Drumline at the Fiserv Forum for the 2018- 2019 season.

Read more: Cascio Music Sponsors Bucks Beats Drumline for 2018-2019 NBA Season

The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation is seeking school districts and schools with an exemplary commitment to music education to be recognized as part of the Foundation’s Best Communities for Music Education (BCME) program.

Read more: NAMM Foundation Seeks The Best Communities for Music Education

Jupiter Band Instruments member of the KHS America family of brands, has once again partnered with the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival’s student essay contest.

Read more: Jupiter Rewards Students at the John Coltrane Festival

Juilliard’s AXIOM, led by Jeffrey Milarsky, will open its season with a performance of Louis Andriessen’s De Staat (The Republic) on Sunday, October 14, 2018, at 3 p.m. in Juilliard’s Peter Jay Sharp Theater as part of the New York Philharmonic’s The Art of Andriessen celebration.

Read more: Juilliard's AXIOM Performs Louis Andriessen's 'De Staat' on October 14

Sphinx Virtuosi will return to Carnegie Hall on Thursday, October 11 at 6:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage.

Read more: Sphinx Virtuosi Returns to Carnegie Hall

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) has welcomed welcome three new full-time musicians to its ranks beginning this month for the 2018-2019 Season.

Read more: Detroit Symphony Orchestra Welcomes New Musicians for 2018-2019 Season

Cascio Music of New Berlin, Wisconsin, will open its doors at 10 a.m. on October 13, 2018 for their annual Drummerfest.

Read more: Cascio Music Hosts Drummerfest on October 13

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