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  • Carnegie Hall Announces March 2022 Program Additions to Carnegie Hall+

    SBO Staff | March 18, 2022Carnegie Hall has announced new programming that has been added this month to Carnegie Hall+, a new premium subscription video on-demand channel, curated by Carnegie Hall, that offers instant access to unforgettable performances by celebrated artists from renowned stages all around the world. Launched in December 2021, Carnegie Hall+ features full-length concerts, operas, dance, documentaries, artist […] Read More...
  • Sony Classical Releasing “The Complete Mitropoulos Recordings for RCA and Columbia”

    SBO Staff | March 14, 2022The Complete Mitropoulos Recordings for RCA and Columbia  Release Date: April 22, 2022 Sony Classical announces one of its most significant historic releases of recent years: a 69-CD box set containing the recorded legacy of Dimitri Mitropoulos (1896–1960), who ranks by general consensus among the 20th century’s most brilliant conductors. Many of these legendary performances have never before been transferred from their analogue masters and released on digital medium. The […] Read More...
  • NAMM Advocacy Coalition Updates

    SBO Staff | March 14, 2022“State and District ESSER Plans Do you know what is in your local school district’s American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ARP ESSER) Fund plan?  The U.S. Department of Education recently posted an accessible database containing ARP ESSER plans every state and most districts in the country. Many plans contain specific elements in support […] Read More...
  • The GRAMMY Museum Foundation 2023 Music Educator Award Application Is Open!

    SBO Staff | March 14, 2022The application is now live, WHAT: Each year, the Recording Academy® and GRAMMY Museum® recognize current educators (kindergarten through college, public and private schools) who have made a significant and lasting contribution to the field of music education. The Music Educator Award Winner receives a $10,000 personal honorarium, a matching school grant of the same […] Read More...
  • Carnegie Hall Announces Teen Musicians Selected for The 2022 National Youth Orchestra Of The United States Of America

    SBO Staff | March 14, 2022Date: March 11, 2022 | Contact: Meg Boyle | Tel: 212-903-9752 | E-mail: [email protected] CARNEGIE HALL ANNOUNCES TEEN MUSICIANS SELECTED FOR THE 2022 NATIONAL YOUTH ORCHESTRA OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Created by Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute, Prestigious National Program Recognizes Extraordinary Young Musicians from Across the Country, Ages 16–19 Conductor Daniel Harding […] Read More...
  • American Way Marketing Announces Ownership Change

    SBO Staff | March 4, 2022Kathy Donahoe, Tim Ricci, Jakob v. Wolff, and John Musselman American Way Marketing LLC(AWM), a music accessory distributor and producer based in Elkhart, Indiana, is pleased to announce a transfer of ownership from longtime music industry leader John Musselman to Vice President Tim Ricci. Kathy Donahoe, President and Jakob v. Wolff, both member owners, will […] Read More...
  • Sher Music Co.’s ‘The Jazz Saxophone Book’ by Tim Armacost

    SBO Staff | February 23, 2022Sher Music Co. is proud to announce the publication of NY saxophonist Tim Armacost’s new book, “The Jazz Saxophone Book.” Tim is a world-class jazz musician and has written a world-class book that we believe will become the standard book on the subject. His approach is geared to helping you learn how to to play […] Read More...
  • San Diego Symphony to Restore and Renovate Jacobs Music Center

    SBO Staff | February 23, 2022Symphony unveils design for a revitalized music venue that embraces  the theater’s iconic architecture while enhancing overall experience Martha A. Gilmer, CEO of the San Diego Symphony, today announced a major project to restore and renovate its historic home, the Jacobs Music Center, as a long-term commitment to the vitality of downtown San Diego and […] Read More...
  • Sound United’s Sound Start Foundation Names Terry Lewis as Executive Director

    SBO Staff | February 23, 2022The Sound Start Foundation has announced that Terry Lewis has been named as Executive Director, following the organization’s remarkable growth over the past three years. A highly respected music industry veteran with broad senior executive and not-for-profit experience, Lewis assumed his new role on February 14, 2022. He reports to Brendon Stead, CEO and President of […] Read More...
  •  Yamaha Proudly Announces Their Second Annual 40 Under 40 Music Educators 

    SBO Staff | February 12, 2022For the second year in a row, Yamaha has selected 40 exceptional music educators under the age of 40 possessing action, courage, creativity, and growth characteristics while going above and beyond when instructing music programs.  Identical to the year before, hundreds of nominations were received by students, parents, teachers, and local instrument dealers and mentors, […] Read More...
  • The Passing of Eric Rombach-Kendall

    SBO Staff | January 30, 2022UNM Professor of Music and Director of Bands Eric Rombach-Kendall has passed away. He is survived by his wife Julie Rombach-Kendall and children, Rebecca Kendall and Michael Kendall. In an email to UNM College of Fine Arts students, staff, and faculty, interim Chair of Music, Michael Hix, announced Professor Rombach-Kendall’s death, noting, Eric was a […] Read More...
  • TI:ME Announces Ryan Van Bibber As The 2022 Teacher Of The Year

    SBO Staff | January 24, 2022TI:ME (Technology in Music Education) is proud to announce that Ryan Van Bibber has been selected as the recipient of the 2022 TI:ME Mike Kovins Teacher of the Year Award. TI:ME is a national 503c nonprofit dedicated to encouraging and helping music teachers integrate technology into the teaching of music. The incorporation of technology into […] Read More...
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