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San Antonio Express-News on The Gurwitz 2020

San Antonio Express-News on The Gurwitz 2020

Jim Kiest of The San Antonio Express-News covers the upcoming competition. Check it out online at: https://www.expressnews.com/entertainment/arts-culture/article/Gurwitz-piano-competition-puts-San-Antonio-on-the-14998820.php?src=hp_totn

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The Gurwitz 2020 Feature in Arts Alive SA

The Gurwitz 2020 Feature in Arts Alive SA

Arts Alive San Antonio features information on The Gurwitz 2020 in their News & Commentary section. Check out the story here: http://artsalivesa.com/2020-piano-competition-new-diverse-sizzling-with-talent/

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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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The Gurwitz 2020 in SA Woman Magazine

The Gurwitz 2020 in SA Woman Magazine

The San Antonio Woman Magazine includes The Gurwitz 2020 in Entertainment for January/February 2020. Check out the feature online at:https://sawoman.com/2020/01/entertainment-january-february-2020/ or on page 103 in their print magazine.

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The Gurwitz 2020 in 78209 Magazine

The Gurwitz 2020 in 78209 Magazine

78209 Magazine's "Outside '09" event highlights include The Gurwitz 2020 International Piano Competition in their January issue! Check it out here:https://78209magazine.com/outside-09/outside-09-26

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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 ticket...

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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!

The Gurwitz Announces 12 Contestants!

~~~~ 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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