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The Invisible - Rispah

 

A set of contemplation and catharsis, maintaining its emotional grip for a long time.

Ladyhawke - Anxiety

 

Pip Brown’s overdue second LP is as tight and catchy as a baseball mitt.

Bobby Womack - The Poet

 

Womack updates his material for the 80s, creating grown-up sensual soul.

TrioVD - Maze

 

One of the most inventive and transgressive albums you’ll encounter this year.

Jack Savoretti - Before the Storm

 

Third album of gruffly sensitive strum-pop from tousle-haired Italian-English Londoner.

Flats - Better Living

 

Debut album from a band that probably relishes getting on as many nerves as possible.

George Frideric Handel - Alceste (soprano: Lucy Crowe; tenor: Benjamin Hulett; bass-baritone: Andrew Foster-Williams; Early Opera Company; conductor: Christian Curnyn)

 

The incomplete ‘incidental music’ for Alceste, conducted with liveliness and sensitivity.

Gallon Drunk - The Road Gets Darker From Here

 

Seventh album of darkly rockin’ blues from Londoners channelling spirits of New Orleans.

Karin Krog and Bengt Hallberg - Cabin in the Sky

 

Krog is on absolutely top form, while Hallberg sounds just like himself.

Hollie Cook - Prince Fatty Presents Hollie Cook in Dub

 

Modern-day dub with authentic depth.

The Band Perry - The Band Perry

 

Radio-friendly country fare, exceptionally produced but lacking originality.

Dexys - One Day I’m Going to Soar

 

Dexys are back with wisdom and wings. Some of us never doubted.

Public Image Ltd - This is PiL

 

Rotten returns with a curious mixture of rage and nostalgia.

The Pond - The Pond

 

An elegant, charming and quietly profound record.

Architects - Daybreaker

 

A fine fifth album from the Brighton metallers, set to stand the test of time.

Regina Spektor - What We Saw From the Cheap Seats

 

The truth about Regina Spektor is that quirky isn't the half of it.

2:54 - 2:54

 

A collection of mature and addictive tracks from sisters doing it their own way.

The Bamboos - Medicine Man

 

The Australians’ hybrid soul and funk sound continues to impress.

Rumer - Boys Don’t Cry

 

Sarah Joyce covers male songwriters both culty and canonical on album number two.

Sugar - Copper Blue

 

NME’s Album of the Year for 1992 reissued with a wealth of worthwhile extras.

Competition: Wonder Keys Piano Online Children Competition

 

International online piano competition for children and adolescents. Cash prizes, separately for each group. International jury. Registration deadline June 1st, 2021. Free program, one or more works,..

Competition: 2021 American Music Talent Competition

 

Audition for the Music Talent Competition 2021 is open to all school students and adult solo performers, ensembles, and small orchestras of all nationalities and countries under 35'. All instruments..

Job: Collaborative Piano Faculty - Tianjin Juilliard School

 

Full-time Collaborative Piano Faculty in the Graduate School: instrumental specialization The collaborative piano department provides an introduction to both vocal and instrumental collaborative..

Job: Senior Lecturer (w/m/d) für das Ergänzungsfach Klavier Jazz - Kunstuniversität Graz

 

An der Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Graz – Institut für Jazz – gelangt ab dem Wintersemester 2021/22 die vorläufig auf ein Jahr befristete Stelle, mit Option auf unbefristete..

Instrument Sale: Bösendorfer 130 upright piano

 

Excellent condition with an ebony high polish finish. Year - 1993. Serial number - 42918. Located near Middlesbrough, UK.

Job: Casual Instrumental/Vocal Teachers - Bradford Music & Arts Service

 

Job: Senior Instrumental and Vocal Music Instructors (Qualified) - Blackpool Music Service

 

Competition: King's Peak International Music Competition

 

King's Peak International Music Competition offers free entry to a global online classical music competition with categories for instrumentalists (piano, strings, brass & woodwinds) and vocalists..

Course: #professioneorchestra

 

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Job: un-e adjoint-e artistique (accompagnateur/trice) - Neuchâtel - Haute Ecole de Musique Conservatoire Supérieur de Musique de Genève

 

un-e adjoint-e artistique (accompagnateur/trice) Taux d’activité : entre 25 et 50% en CDI Délai de candidature : 31 janvier 2021 Entrée en fonction : 1er septembre 2021 Lieu de travail :..

Job: un-e adjoint-e artistique (accompagnateur/trice) - Genève - Haute Ecole de Musique Conservatoire Supérieur de Musique de Genève

 

un-e adjoint-e artistique (accompagnateur/trice) Taux d’activité : 25 et 50% en CDI Délai de candidature : 31 janvier 2021 Entrée en fonction : 1er septembre 2021 Lieu de travail : Genève

Course: International Conducting Master Class with Michail Jurowski

 

International Master Class for Orchestral Conducting with Maestro Michail Jurowski (Berlin) and the Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra (LVSO) are delighted to invite you to participate in our master..

Competition: Sigismund Thalberg International Piano Competition

 

New dates and new rules for the 12th edition of the Sigismund Thalberg International Piano Competition. The next will be a special edition with only a round for the final audition and a preselection..

Competition: International H.I.F. Biber Competition

 

This is a competition about contemporary performance of early music. Our purpose is to encourage the development of young musicians in original performance of period music through the study of the..

Job: Piano - Ensemble Violette Paris

 

Ensemble Violette Paris est un jeune ensemble de chambre. Ses activités comprennent 15 à 20 séries de concerts par an, des enregistrements et la tournée en Chine par saison. Nous commençons à..

Competition: Audition Call International Music Festival Nei suoni dei luoghi

 

Associazione Progetto Musica, Udine - Italy (APM) indices a selection call for participation in the International Music Festival “In the Sounds of Places”. Artistic direction Stefan Milenkovich..

Course: Piano & Jazz Piano Classes | Juilliard's Evening Division

 

Explore the online Piano and Jazz Piano Classes offered by Juilliard's Evening Division for adults of all ages and abilities. Please check course descriptions for more information as some classes do..

Course: Julstrom String Quartet - Second Violinist

 

The Western Illinois University and the Julstrom String Quartet are pleased to announce a vacancy in the Graduate Assistantship in Violin. The recipient of the fellowship will receive a Master in..

Course: Reina Sofia School of Music

 

The Reina Sofia School of Music (Madrid, Spain) shapes the great musicians of today and tomorrow. PERSONALIZED TRAINING BY RENOWNED PROFESSORS: Zakhar Bron, Marco Rizzi, Diemut Poppen, Nobuko Imai,..

Competition: ​The 3rd Classic Pure Vienna International Music Competition ​

 

​CLASSIC PURE VIENNA INTERNATIONAL MUSIC COMPETITION ​-The competition is open to solo players, duos, or ensembles. -Participants can participate in any instrument. -The competition is open to..