With new academy program, Annapolis Symphony hopes to address lack of diversity in orchestras

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When the Annapolis Symphony Academy launches this fall, half the students in the program will be African-American or Hispanic-Latino.

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Annapolis Symphony Academy Highlighted on WNAV’s 1430 Connection

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On this week’s 1430 Connection, WNAV’s Donna Cole delves into the newly formed Annapolis Symphony Academy with guests, Patrick Nugent (Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Executive Director), Dr. Netanel Draiblate (Annapolis Symphony Concertmaster and Program Director for the Annapolis Symphony Academy) and Lauren Holmes (University of Maryland student and violin student of Dr. Draiblate).

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Cellist Julian Schwarz Premieres New Concerto with Annapolis Symphony

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Award-winning cellist Julian Schwarz joins the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra for the fourth Masterworks concert of the season. This is Schwarz’s first Annapolis appearance and he will premiere a new work, Lowell Liebermann’s Concerto for Cello, co-commissioned by the Annapolis Symphony and written specifically for Schwarz.

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Classical Guitarist Manuel Barrueco Shares the Stage with Annapolis Symphony

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The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra is delighted to host world-renowned classical guitarist Manuel Barrueco in the next Masterworks concert of the 2018 season. The concert will take place on March 2 and 3 at 8 pm at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis.

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Byron Stripling Swings into the Holidays with the Annapolis Symphony

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With his engaging rapport, jazzy vocals, and virtuosic trumpet sound, Byron Stripling joins Annapolis Symphony under the direction of José-Luis Novo for Holiday Swing! on Friday, December 15, 2017 at 8:00pm at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts.

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Symphony in the Spotlight Featuring Christopher Sala, Principal Trumpet

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The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra showcases the depth of its talent by featuring Principal Trumpet, Christopher Sala, in the second concert of the Masterworks Series, November 17 and 18 at 8 pm at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts.

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