News
Jun-22-2014

Host Sean Rafferty welcomed the Anderson & Roe Piano Duo to the BBC 3 studios for music and conversation. Listen here.

  Jun-17-2014

On June 30th Dispeker Artists will have a new HQ, as the agency heads downtown to SoHo.

  Jun-9-2014

Tenor Lawrence Wiliford is nominated in two categories for the 2014 Dora Mavor Moore Awards, given by the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts. The Awards honor excellence in the Performing Arts in Toronto.

May-30-2014

Anderson & Roe visited the Performance Today studios, where they talked with host Fred Child about that one time that Anderson didn't stay out of Roe's way onstage (she ended up with a black eye) and how they are bringing a passionate, fresh approach to classical concerts. Listen here.

Apr-18-2014

Bernard Labadie will be part of the Euroradio Easter Festival, 7 a.m. to 12 noon with Mario Paquet on Espace musique this Sunday, April 20.

Feb-28-2014
Dispeker baritone Cameron McPhail is the winner of the 2014 George London Award for a Canadian Singer, given each year by the George London Foundation.
Feb-4-2014
Shannon Mercer’s recording of Les nuits d’ete has been nominated for the 2014 Juno award for “Classical Album of the Year: Vocal or Choral Performance.”
Jan-7-2014
Karina Gauvin's performance as Calisto in Giove in Argo (Virgin) was singled out as a "best of 2013."
Oct-21-2013
Anderson & Roe blog about how YouTube is changing classical music for the better.
Sep-9-2013
Toronto’s Aldeburgh Connection celebrated its 30th anniversary with a gala concert at Koerner Hall. CBC Music recorded the concert. This video excerpt features tenor Lawrence Wiliford singing a sacred song from Benjamin Britten’s Holy Sonnets of John Donne, Op. 35.
Jun-27-2013
I Musici di Roma was honored with the 2013 Brand Laureate Premier Award from the Asia Pacific Brands Foundation.
Jun-5-2013
From June 8-22, the 8th annual Wagner in Budapest Opera Festival welcomes famous Wagnerian singers to the stage, accompanied by the MR Symphonics and the orchestra of the Hungarian State Opera House, and conducted by artistic director Ádám Fischer and Gergely Vajda.
  May-28-2013
Conductor Gregory Vajda conducted Ligeti's only opera, Le grand macabre, as part of the series entitled Hommage à Ligeti jointly presented by the Palace of Arts and the New Hungarian Music Society.
May-16-2013
Slovenia.si interviewed pianist Dubravka Tomsic, providing a wonderful profile of the artist who's called Slovenia's first lady of music.
May-15-2013
Anderson & Roe's fall 2011 release, When Words Fade, is back on the Billboard Traditional Classical Chart, at #3 for the week of May 6, 2013.
  May-13-2013
In celebration of the work's 100th year, Anderson & Roe present Stravinsky's Rite of Spring in a 35-minute music video. See the trailer here.
  Apr-26-2013
Orquestra Sinfonica de Mineria, under Music Director Carlos Miguel Prieto, kicks off the distinguished orchestra's upcoming 35th anniversary summer season (July 6 - September 1) with the spring release of a 12 DVD set of Mahler's Symphonies Nos. 1 - 10.
Apr-23-2013
Karina Gauvin’s Prima Donna has been awarded the 2013 Juno Award for Best Vocal Classical Album of the Year.
Apr-4-2013

The April 4th edition of BBC 3's In Tune features pianist Gilles Vonsattel performing live in the studio ahead of his debut at Wigmore Hall.

  Mar-1-2013

Bass-baritone Kevin Deas discusses his upbringing, Dave Brubeck and more with Philly's Lyric Fest.

  Feb-27-2013
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra conductor Carlos Prieto has announced that he will personally match, dollar for dollar, any renewed or additional donation to the orchestra until March 31.
Feb-27-2013
Karina Gauvin’s Prima Donna has received a 2013 Juno Award nomination for "Classical Album of the Year: Vocal or Choral Performance."
Feb-1-2013
Conductor Carlos Miguel Prieto discusses introducing kids to music with WFMT Chicago.
Dec-29-2012
Frank Kelley's performance of Schumann’s Kinderszenen and Dichterliebe, with pianist Russell Sherman and tenor Frank Kelley, presented by Emmanuel Music, was named one of Boston Globe critic Jeremy Eichler's top ten classical performances of 2012.
  Dec-6-2012
Renowned German singer Ute Lemper—along with her collaborators and fellow countrymen the Vogler Quartet and Stefan Malzew—has been nominated for Best Classical Vocal Solo for her album Paris Days, Berlin Nights.
  Nov-27-2012
Gregory Vajda has been named Principal Conductor of the Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra.
Nov-26-2012
The Jasper String Quartet performs as part of WQXR's "Beethoven Awareness Month."
  Nov-18-2012
Soprano Karina Gauvin's latest recording on Atma Classique, Prima Donna, received perfect 10s for both sound and artistic quality at ClassicsToday.
Oct-30-2012
Tafelmusik Media presents a brand new live recording of Handel’s baroque masterpiece, Messiah. This two-CD recording of the entire work on period instruments is led by Ivars Taurins and features Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir and a stellar cast of soloists: Karina Gauvin, soprano; Robin Blaze, countertenor; Rufus Müller, tenor; and Brett Polegato, baritone. This CD was recorded live using 24-bit HD technology in the splendid acoustics of Toronto’s Koerner Hall in December, 2011.
Sep-12-2012
Shannon Mercer can be heard on two recordings that have been nominated in the Classique Vocal category for 2012. The first is Vivaldi's Le retour des anges, recorded with Ensemble Caprice and conductor Matthias Maute for the Analekta label. The second is Bach's Johannes Passion, recorded with Les Voix Baroques, Arion Orchestre Baroque, and conductor Alexander Weimann for ATMA Classique.
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