Music director

Arts & Ideas and New Haven Symphony announce Labor Day lineup

ARTS & IDEAS INVITES YOU TO CELEBRATE WORKERS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH NEW HAVEN SYMPHONY IN THE “ARTS FOR LABOR” WEEKEND PROGRAMMING SUITE WITH BRIAN STOKES MITCHELL, HAROLYN BLACKWELL, DURAND BERNARR, PACO GODOY AND KENNEDMINISATION, THE ADMINISATION Full Orchestra Return Announces Tribute to Frontline Workers with Brian Stokes Mitchell, Harolyn Blackwell; …

Read More »

The Guggenheim Misogynist Music Marathon

A 45-year-old Icelandic artist introduced himself the other day to a singer-songwriter ensemble at the Guggenheim. “Hello, my name is Ragnar Kjartansson and I am a recovering patriarch,” he said. “But just call me Raggi!” A few women laughed, and he continued, “And I’m shaking, I’m so emotional.” I think …

Read More »

Heartbeat Opera announces the 2021-2022 season

HEARTBEAT OPERA will return to the stage for its eighth season this year. Heartbeat’s 2021-22 season kicks off in September with a free outdoor screening of BREATHING FREE, their visual album that connects Beethoven’s Fidelio with the work of black composers and lyricists such as Harry T. Burleigh, Langston Hughes …

Read More »

Help needed: a citizen of the world still looking for a director of musical relations six weeks away from another concert to fight poverty and end hunger

Residence Celebrity Help wanted: Global Citizen still looking for a director of musical relations six weeks … On July 5, Global Citizen posted an ad seeking help on LinkedIn for a director of music relations. They are still looking. Global Citizen is a sketchy “non-profit” that does not give money …

Read More »

Long obedience the standard at Caldwell Church

Maybe there’s something in the drinking water in Caldwell — or in the waters of the Baptistery of the First Baptist Church. Most likely, it is in the hearts of those who regard Caldwell’s First Baptist Church as their family – a commitment to serve one another and serve their …

Read More »