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News4 SA Interview Talking All About The Gurwitz 2020!

News4 SA Interview Talking All About The Gurwitz 2020!

Suhail Arastu (Advancement) spoke with anchor Delaine Mathieu to speak about the major parts of the competition coming up in less than a week! Check out the interview here: https://news4sanantonio.com/news/local/free-4-you-san-antonio-to-host-world-wide-piano-competition

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Our 30 Minute Radio Interview All About The Gurwitz 2020!

Our 30 Minute Radio Interview All About The Gurwitz 2020!

Sean Kithas (Marketing Manager) spoke with Chrissie Murnin of Cox Radio Group to talk about The Gurwitz schedule, contestants, and more! Check out the full interview here: https://www.kono1011.com/entertainment/konoaudio/QkXJuFALLslnEWY6bHhw5O/

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Season 22 Grand Opening Concert! | Moscow Nights

Season 22 Grand Opening Concert! | Moscow Nights

This Sunday! From Buckingham Palace to the grand opening of Musical Bridges’ 22nd Season, Nina Kotova brings her elegant cello performance to the San Fernando Cathedral, joined by the premier Russian String Orchestra headed by music director Misha Rachlevsky. This free concert is followed by a dessert reception, and will now include a...

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David Robinson Announced as Honorary Chairman!

David Robinson Announced as Honorary Chairman!

David Robinson, 10-time NBA All-Star and one of the 50 greatest players in NBA history, will pay tribute to the role music has played in his life by serving as Honorary Chair of the 2020 Gurwitz International Piano Competition! "I have been blessed to call San Antonio my home for the last three decades and watch the city become...

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The Gurwitz Announces 12 Contestants! – Featured on the Rivard Report –

The Gurwitz Announces 12 Contestants! – Featured on the Rivard Report –

~~~~ Check out our feature in the Rivard Report detailing the press conference last Wednesday at the Tobin Center! ~~~ This past Wednesday, we announced via press conference our 12 contestants chosen for the 2020 competition set in January. 76 pianists, from the following 21 nations, vied to take part in this quadrennial "Olympics" of...

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International Music Festival Returns

International Music Festival Returns

Musical Bridges Around the World’s annual festival features renowned Persian fiddle player Kayhan Kalhor Kayhan Kalhor knows life will always involve the mundane—bills, dishes, work—which is why the Grammy Award–nominated musician says music and culture are so crucial. “Some of us will be professional musicians and some will be professional...

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Weekender: Conjunto, Classical Music And A Stage Musical

Weekender: Conjunto, Classical Music And A Stage Musical

In San Antonio this weekend you'll find plenty of music: Conjunto music, piano music and a musical stage drama. First off: Conjunto all weekend at the Tejano Conjunto Festival. Tejano Conjunto Festival Conjunto was born when Europeans brought accordions to South Texas, and locals paired them with bajo sexto, making the genre a San Antonio native...

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Festival to Bridge Musical Differences With Culturally Diverse Program

Festival to Bridge Musical Differences With Culturally Diverse Program

  The Austin Troubadours will perform March 29 as part of Musical Bridges Around the World's sixth annual International Music Festival. Causing heart attacks is not officially in the mission statement of Musical Bridges Around the World (MBAW), but its programming nearly caused a couple of them, according to founder Anya Grokhovski. The...

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Friday 29 March/San Fernando Cathedral/CHANGED TIME 8PM Enchanted tales of Renaissance: Austin Troubadours, Medieval and Renaissance European Music Ensemble

Friday 29 March/San Fernando Cathedral/CHANGED TIME 8PM Enchanted tales of Renaissance: Austin Troubadours, Medieval and Renaissance European Music Ensemble

Friday, 29 March/San Fernando Cathedral/CHANGED TIME: 8PM Enchanted Tales of Renaissance: Austin Troubadours, Medieval and Renaissance European Music Ensemble The Austin Troubadours is an international group of instrumentalists and singers whose mission is to revive the beauty of musical masterpieces from Medieval and Renaissance Europe.” It is...

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