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October 12, 2020 Percussion Consort showcases world drumming traditions
Percussion Consort showcases world drumming traditions

Music included Bartók, Xenakis, Cowell and more

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October 2, 2020 MTT’s American Masters documentary premieres Oct. 23
MTT’s American Masters documentary premieres Oct. 23

Where Now Is airs Oct. 23 on PBS

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September 21, 2020 NWS announces Fall 2020 academic and artistic season
NWS announces Fall 2020 academic and artistic season

NWS is a laboratory for generating new ideas about how music is taught, presented and experienced.

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August 25, 2020 Fellows host Virtual Inclusion Artist summer academy
Fellows host Virtual Inclusion Artist summer academy

VIA reaches over 160 students in first year

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August 24, 2020 Symphony in Place: Nick Platoff and The Beatles
Symphony in Place: Nick Platoff and The Beatles

Father and son host Excellent Beatles Adventure

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July 27, 2020 Symphony in Place: The Essential Musician
Symphony in Place: The Essential Musician

Alumni Mark Grisez shares roadmap for relevance

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July 20, 2020 Symphony in Place: John Wilson plays Gershwin
Symphony in Place: John Wilson plays Gershwin

Piano alum tackles virtuoso transcriptions by Earl Wild

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July 14, 2020 Symphony in Place: Behind the Screen Podcast
Symphony in Place: Behind the Screen Podcast

NWS Dean JT Kane launches audition podcast

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July 2, 2020 Symphony in Place: Tuba Chats with Canadian Brass
Symphony in Place: Tuba Chats with Canadian Brass

NWS alum Jarrett McCourt talks tuba

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June 21, 2020 End of an Era: Celebrating MTT’s 25 years with San Francisco Symphony
End of an Era: Celebrating MTT’s 25 years with San Francisco Symphony

June 28, 2020: SFS hosts free, online tribute

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June 19, 2020 Fellows offer musical tributes against injustice and racism
Fellows offer musical tributes against injustice and racism

Emotional performances dedicated to Black lives lost

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June 11, 2020 Symphony in Place: The Digital World of Cello Ben
Symphony in Place: The Digital World of Cello Ben

June 15 marks launch of online course for adult beginners

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May 28, 2020 Symphony in Place: Bass Fellow takes over Audition Cafe blog
Symphony in Place: Bass Fellow takes over Audition Cafe blog

Andrea Beyer dishes up The Stay-Home Brew

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May 18, 2020 Congratulations to NWS Fellows and Alumni on 2019-20 Job Wins
Congratulations to NWS Fellows and Alumni on 2019-20 Job Wins

From Sarasota to Vienna, 35 Fellows will impact new communities

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May 13, 2020 NWS hosts virtual Audition Intensive
NWS hosts virtual Audition Intensive

NWS is co-partner of National Alliance for Audition Support

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May 11, 2020 Symphony in Place: The Virtual Symphony, Part II
Symphony in Place: The Virtual Symphony, Part II

Featuring NWS alumni across the country

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May 7, 2020 NWS cello alum named CEO of Chicago Sinfonietta
NWS cello alum named CEO of Chicago Sinfonietta

Blake-Anthony Johnson assumes the role in June 2020

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May 1, 2020 Symphony in Place: Lift Up Louisville
Symphony in Place: Lift Up Louisville

Kentucky alumni create music for and with their community

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April 23, 2020 Symphony in Place: The Virtual Symphony, Part I
Symphony in Place: The Virtual Symphony, Part I

Alumni perform with colleagues while distancing

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April 15, 2020 Symphony in Place: Sound the Trumpets
Symphony in Place: Sound the Trumpets

Trumpet Fellows and Alumni share music that moves them

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April 8, 2020 NWS Education Concerts now online
NWS Education Concerts now online

Bring NWS into your home classroom

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April 8, 2020 Curiosity Fueled the Art: Part III
Curiosity Fueled the Art: Part III

Embracing carefree playing with Mark Grisez

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March 31, 2020 Curiosity Fueled the Art: Part II
Curiosity Fueled the Art: Part II

Publicly working on your craft and embracing vulnerability

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March 25, 2020 Curiosity Fueled the Art: Part I
Curiosity Fueled the Art: Part I

Alum Mark Grisez uses curiosity to connect

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February 14, 2020 Nathaniel Wolkstein: Composing for the Cosmos
Nathaniel Wolkstein: Composing for the Cosmos

NWS violin alumnus pens for planetariums

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February 5, 2020 NWS welcomes alumni back for annual gala
NWS welcomes alumni back for annual gala

Twelve alumni range from NWS’s first years to 2019

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December 8, 2019 NWS alumni reunite at Kennedy Center Honors for MTT
NWS alumni reunite at Kennedy Center Honors for MTT

Ceremony broadcast airs Sunday, December 15

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December 7, 2019 Mid-season update: 19 latest job wins for Fellows, alumni
Mid-season update: 19 latest job wins for Fellows, alumni

Congratulations on these new placements!

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November 20, 2019 NWS staff members selected for national leadership programs
NWS staff members selected for national leadership programs

Programs focus on nonprofit and industry leadership skills

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November 6, 2019 NWS’s Viola Visions resonates with global audiences
NWS’s Viola Visions resonates with global audiences

Five-day festival marks first in new annual summit series

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October 4, 2019 From the Archives: 100 WALLCAST® concerts with NWS
From the Archives: 100 WALLCAST® concerts with NWS

Upgrade to 4K made possible by City of Miami G.O. Bond Program

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October 3, 2019 Viola Visions’ Young Artist Competition Winners announced
Viola Visions’ Young Artist Competition Winners announced

Three winners will perform for MTT on Friday, Oct. 18

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September 27, 2019 From the Archives: MTT and the San Francisco Symphony
From the Archives: MTT and the San Francisco Symphony

MTT celebrates 25 years with blockbuster season

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September 26, 2019 International artists converge for Viola Visions
International artists converge for Viola Visions

Michael Tilson Thomas hosts five-day festival at NWS

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September 23, 2019 Percussion Consort pushes musical and mental limits
Percussion Consort pushes musical and mental limits

Concert features world premiere by Charles Wuorinen

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September 5, 2019 NWS welcomes first “grandchild” Fellow
NWS welcomes first “grandchild” Fellow

Viola alumnus’ son joins as new Cello Fellow

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August 27, 2019 The Sounds of Summer 2019
The Sounds of Summer 2019

NWS Fellows and alumni make music across the globe

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August 6, 2019 NWS announces five-day Viola Visions festival
NWS announces five-day Viola Visions festival

Featuring guest artists in live and online events

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July 31, 2019 Trumpet alumnus entertains at San Diego Comic Con
Trumpet alumnus entertains at San Diego Comic Con

Mark Grisez explores what it means to be an artist

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July 22, 2019 2019 NYO2 Travel Journal: The Road to Miami
2019 NYO2 Travel Journal: The Road to Miami

Bass Fellow Kathryn Bradley and NYO2 bassist Matin Boulos report from New York

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