The Bard College Conservatory of Music http://wamc.org en Britten And Jaeger - Two One-Act Operas At The Bard Fisher Center http://wamc.org/post/britten-and-jaeger-two-one-act-operas-bard-fisher-center <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Graduate Vocal Arts Program at </span><a href="http://www.bard.edu/conservatory/" style="line-height: 1.5;">The Bard College Conservatory of Music</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is a unique master of music program in vocal performance. Conceived, designed and led by renowned American soprano Dawn </span>Upshaw<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p><a href="https://www.fishercenter.bard.edu">The Fisher Center</a> at Bard College is presenting <a href="http://www.fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=122592">two one-act operas</a> performed by the Conservatory Graduate Vocal Arts program singers on March 14 and 16th.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">One of the operas, <em>Payne Hollow</em> by <a href="http://www.shawnjaeger.com/">Shawn Jaeger</a>, is a world premiere, and the other is Benjamin Britten’s beloved <em>The Turn of the Screw</em>.</span></p><p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 85655 at http://wamc.org Britten And Jaeger - Two One-Act Operas At The Bard Fisher Center Albany Symphony Orchestra's December 14th And 15th Concerts At Troy Savings Bank Music Hall http://wamc.org/post/albany-symphony-orchestras-december-14th-and-15th-concerts-troy-savings-bank-music-hall <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>This weekend, <a href="http://albanysymphony.com">The Albany Symphony Orchestra</a> will present a special holiday concert featuring warm, charming Baroque pieces by Bach, Handel, and more . The concerts at <a href="http://www.troymusichall.org/">The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall</a> in Troy, NY will feature a special collaboration with students and alumni of the <a href="http://www.bard.edu/conservatory/">Bard College Conservatory</a>, who studied under the operatic legend Dawn Upshaw.</p><p>Maestro David Alan Miller will speak with Dawn Upshaw.</p><p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 16:12:00 +0000 79517 at http://wamc.org Albany Symphony Orchestra's December 14th And 15th Concerts At Troy Savings Bank Music Hall Bard College And A University In China Create A Joint Music Program http://wamc.org/post/bard-college-and-university-china-create-joint-music-program <p>A college in New York with a well-known conservatory is teaming up with a new school of music in China to offer a joint music program. The dean of the music school in China says the approach is entirely different for his country, and the partnership is all the first of its kind for the conservatory.</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 19:10:31 +0000 Allison Dunne 68716 at http://wamc.org Bard College And A University In China Create A Joint Music Program