Tag Archives: classical music

NB Summer Music Festival 1700 Taft Stradivari

NB Summer Music Festival proudly presents a violin valued at $5 million. This violin belonged to Antonio Stradivari’s “Golden Period.” It was once possessed by Mrs. Charles Phelps Taft, a member of a legendary family that closely associated with music history. After the death of the Tafts, the violin was sold to several private collectors.… Continue Reading

Chris Buckley Artist Profile

Chris Buckley, NB Summer Music Festival Artist Profile: As part of this year’s celebration, the New Brunswick Summer Music Festival are featuring interviews of artists and others who have a history of being involved in the festival over the past 20 years. Below is an excerpt from their interview with Chris Buckley by their Classical Correspondent,… Continue Reading

NB Summer Music Festival Announces Artists

The New Brunswick Summer Music Festival (NBSMF) has grown into a multi-faceted and unique two-week classical music festival: we are the only classical chamber music festival in Canada that explores in-depth the music of two specific composers each season and uses this two-composer concept to determine repertoire. We believe that this concept educates while entertaining… Continue Reading

2013 East Coast Music Award Nominees Announced

The East Coast Music Association announced the nominees for the 2013 East Coast Music Awards this morning. Congratulations to all the nominees! Aboriginal Recording of the Year City Natives – City Natives Gary Sappier Band – Gary Sappier Blues Band Lone Cloud – We Are Medicine People Old Self – Who? Speechless – Dangerous Methods African-Canadian… Continue Reading