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January 25, 2021 NWC at 10: MTT and Frank Gehry’s Dream
NWC at 10: MTT and Frank Gehry’s Dream

Documentary shows partnership of a lifetime

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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 30, 2020 NWS announces virtual gala on Feb. 20 celebrating Resilience
NWS announces virtual gala on Feb. 20 celebrating Resilience

Event to honor Knight Foundation and Alberto Ibargüen

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December 21, 2020 New Year, New World: January at NWS
New Year, New World: January at NWS

2021 kicks off with bonus content

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December 15, 2020 Symphony in Place: Musical Advent Calendar by KCS
Symphony in Place: Musical Advent Calendar by KCS

Alumni featured in daily video offering

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December 14, 2020 NWS's 2020 Gift Guide
NWS's 2020 Gift Guide

Perfect ideas for anyone on your list

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December 10, 2020 NWS staff members named to Sphinx leadership program
NWS staff members named to Sphinx leadership program

Sphinx LEAD empowers next generation of executive leaders

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December 10, 2020 Bass Fellow creates path forward with Black Reflections series
Bass Fellow creates path forward with Black Reflections series

NWS BLUE project led conversations to impact change

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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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December 2, 2020 In Conversation: James Ehnes talks Bach with Aaron Grad
In Conversation: James Ehnes talks Bach with Aaron Grad

Ehnes and Fellows perform all-Bach concert on Dec. 12

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December 1, 2020 New World Center: Flexible Spaces & Tech Capabilities
New World Center: Flexible Spaces & Tech Capabilities

Offering virtual, in-person or hybrid event options

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November 21, 2020 NWS hosts virtual residency with LSO musicians
NWS hosts virtual residency with LSO musicians

Fellows enjoyed 20 classes with 13 artists

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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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November 9, 2020 Support New World Symphony on #GiveMiamiDay, Nov. 19
Support New World Symphony on #GiveMiamiDay, Nov. 19

Connecting audiences through music online and in person

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November 4, 2020 NAAS hosts three-week online Audition Intensive
NAAS hosts three-week online Audition Intensive

Multiple NWS alumni serve as guest faculty

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October 23, 2020 Brave New World: Beyond Disruption, Toward Empathy and Access
Brave New World: Beyond Disruption, Toward Empathy and Access

Knight Foundation releases Leveraging Momentum

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October 23, 2020 WALLCAST® concert experience goes to the Drive-In
WALLCAST® concert experience goes to the Drive-In

NWS hosts event at Dezerland Park

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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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October 1, 2020 Symphony in Place: Scott Leger’s Audition Guides
Symphony in Place: Scott Leger’s Audition Guides

Horn Fellow helps students in Texas and Florida

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September 30, 2020 Knight Foundation releases arts study
Knight Foundation releases arts study

Leveraging Momentum features NWS

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September 25, 2020 Safety-first values bring success at the New World Center
Safety-first values bring success at the New World Center

NWC meets Miami Beach Standard requirements

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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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September 16, 2020 Meet the new Fellows for 2020-21 season
Meet the new Fellows for 2020-21 season

We welcome 14 new faces to the fellowship

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September 3, 2020 Donor Spotlight: Amanda and Jorge Mejia
Donor Spotlight: Amanda and Jorge Mejia

For love of music and Miami

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September 2, 2020 Miami Art Strong strengthens and supports
Miami Art Strong strengthens and supports

Collaboration welcomes new partners and press

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August 30, 2020 Music schools secure Zoom audio upgrade
Music schools secure Zoom audio upgrade

New professional music mode coming soon

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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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August 19, 2020 Brave New World: Resilience and Gratitude
Brave New World: Resilience and Gratitude

In the Midst of Difficult Times

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August 14, 2020 New World Center, Here For You
New World Center, Here For You

Health and Safety Protocols in Place

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August 5, 2020 New World Center provides high-tech backdrop for ‘Retirement Guide’ multi-camera shoot
New World Center provides high-tech backdrop for ‘Retirement Guide’ multi-camera shoot

Hitachi Cameras capture Suze Orman PBS Special in 4K

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July 30, 2020 Fund for New Ventures lets creativity flourish
Fund for New Ventures lets creativity flourish

Fund supported Viola Visions and NWS Archive+ in 2019-20 season

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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 16, 2020 NWS helps launch Miami Art Strong collaboration
NWS helps launch Miami Art Strong collaboration

Miami's cultural assets use hashtag to bolster arts

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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 8, 2020 NWS establishes Resilience Fund to fuel agility and transformation
NWS establishes Resilience Fund to fuel agility and transformation

Trustee Dr. Judith Rodin provides lead gift

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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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