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December 20, 2021 Mid-season update: Latest job wins for Fellows and Alumni
Mid-season update: Latest job wins for Fellows and Alumni

Join us in congratulating them on these successes

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November 23, 2021 NWS’s new harp unites donor, alumni, Fellows and audience
NWS’s new harp unites donor, alumni, Fellows and audience

Instrument gifted by NWS donor Francinelee Hand

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October 20, 2021 Oliver Herbert: NWS, the next generation
Oliver Herbert: NWS, the next generation

Son of NWS alumni makes debut

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October 15, 2021 Teddy Abrams named Musical America’s 2022 Conductor of the Year
Teddy Abrams named Musical America’s 2022 Conductor of the Year

NWS alum praised for community work in Louisville

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September 24, 2021 Meet the new Fellows for the 2021-22 season
Meet the new Fellows for the 2021-22 season

25 musicians join NWS from 7 countries

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September 22, 2021 The Sounds of Summer 2021
The Sounds of Summer 2021

Fellows and alumni make music around the globe

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August 19, 2021 Fellows’ VIA Academy flourishes in second year
Fellows’ VIA Academy flourishes in second year

Sphinx Tank Grant allows program expansion

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July 23, 2021 NWS represents at Alaska’s Sitka Music Festival
NWS represents at Alaska’s Sitka Music Festival

NWS Fellows, alumni and staff perform together

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July 2, 2021 NWS alumni ready to lead and inspire
NWS alumni ready to lead and inspire

Stepping into new leadership roles across nation

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June 3, 2021 NWS co-hosts 2021 Building Bridges Symposium
NWS co-hosts 2021 Building Bridges Symposium

Fellows, alumni and staff lead EDIB discussions

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May 27, 2021 Congratulations to NWS Fellows and Alumni on 2020-21 Job Wins
Congratulations to NWS Fellows and Alumni on 2020-21 Job Wins

Rise in educational appointments in audition shortage

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May 7, 2021 NWS announces 2021-22 Season
NWS announces 2021-22 Season

Season celebrates diverse voices in classical music

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May 3, 2021 Behind the scenes: NWS’s virtual Side-by-Side week
Behind the scenes: NWS’s virtual Side-by-Side week

Activities and projects with NWS mentors, alumni and guests

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May 2, 2021 MTT resumes podium for all-American concert
MTT resumes podium for all-American concert

Marks his first time to conduct in 14 months

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April 28, 2021 Percussion Perspectives Finale: A Global Celebration
Percussion Perspectives Finale: A Global Celebration

Fellows joined by Zakir Hussain and NWS alumni

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April 15, 2021 Percussion Perspectives’ Latin Grooves
Percussion Perspectives’ Latin Grooves

Fellows and alumni explore Afro-Cuban traditions

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April 9, 2021 Friends of NWS host Seoul-ful Night
Friends of NWS host Seoul-ful Night

Korean music and cooking demo with 2 Korean Girls

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April 2, 2021 Responding to Reality: Alum prescribes art for tumultuous times
Responding to Reality: Alum prescribes art for tumultuous times

Teddy Abrams welcomes radical access and big-picture thinking

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March 16, 2021 Buffalo String Works: Inspiring individual and community transformation
Buffalo String Works: Inspiring individual and community transformation

Yuki Numata Resnick encourages next generation of musical leaders

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March 5, 2021 Clarinet Fellow launches Shattering the Ceiling
Clarinet Fellow launches Shattering the Ceiling

Conversations and community for women in classical music

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March 4, 2021 Pandemic Leadership: Alum embraces risk, inspires trust
Pandemic Leadership: Alum embraces risk, inspires trust

Blake-Anthony Johnson leads Chicago Sinfonietta

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March 2, 2021 NWC at 10: A Decade of Impact
NWC at 10: A Decade of Impact

New World Center inspires global venues

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February 24, 2021 NWS hosts first virtual gala, Brave New World
NWS hosts first virtual gala, Brave New World

Featured world premiere of MTT-produced film

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February 11, 2021 Brave New World: NWS on PBS News Hour
Brave New World: NWS on PBS News Hour

MTT and Fellows share traditions online

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February 5, 2021 NWC at 10: Grand Opening Fanfare
NWC at 10: Grand Opening Fanfare

January 2011's week of celebratory events

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January 8, 2021 From the Archives: A Percussion Fellowship History
From the Archives: A Percussion Fellowship History

Alum John Kapenekas reflects on NWS early years

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December 3, 2020 Violin alum Tomás Cotik on all things Bach
Violin alum Tomás Cotik on all things Bach

CD release and detailed series on interpretation

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November 20, 2020 Symphony in Place: Fellows bring music to America’s heartland
Symphony in Place: Fellows bring music to America’s heartland

A musical reunion while sheltering in the Sunflower State

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November 20, 2020 MTT hosts Percussion Town Hall Master Class
MTT hosts Percussion Town Hall Master Class

Joined by alumni from The Cleveland Orchestra

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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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