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Ketler Macome – Saxophone Prodigy set to debut his first album ‘I DO’ – CARTA News

FIU School of Music Junior and Music Education major, Ketler Macome, has been passionately playing the saxophone for bout 9+ years now, and is about to debut his first album “I Do”. Ketler is a first generation student, arriving from the Caribbean country of Haiti and dreams of being a pillar of inspiration [...]

By |2019-10-14T16:49:47-04:00October 14th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Ketler Macome – Saxophone Prodigy set to debut his first album ‘I DO’ – CARTA News

FIU Music Festival 2019 Returns Oct. 26 – Nov. 10, Eleven Concerts You Won’t Want Want to Miss – CARTA News

This October 26 – November 10, 2019, the Florida International University School of Music will host its annual FIU Music Festival, bringing together acclaimed artists from across the classical and jazz music world for three weeks of curated performances and master classes at the Wertheim Performing Arts Center (The Wertheim), located at Florida [...]

By |2019-10-09T10:01:57-04:00October 9th, 2019|News|Comments Off on FIU Music Festival 2019 Returns Oct. 26 – Nov. 10, Eleven Concerts You Won’t Want Want to Miss – CARTA News

Gianfranco Tió – Touring Pianist and Associate Conductor for ‘A Bronx Tale’ Musical – CARTA News

Recent FIU alumnus, Gianfranco Tió, is about to kick his music career into overdrive as he embarks on a U.S. tour with the critically acclaimed musical, A Bronx Tale. Gianfranco (best known as Gio) would be occupying the role of Keyboard 2 Pianist and Associate Conductor, a role he is quite familiar with since [...]

By |2019-10-07T15:26:49-04:00October 7th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Gianfranco Tió – Touring Pianist and Associate Conductor for ‘A Bronx Tale’ Musical – CARTA News

Broadway Legend Ann Anello to Give Musical Theatre Workshop in Spring 2020 – CARTA News

In Spring 2020, the FIU School of Music will offer a musical theatre workshop led by seasoned Broadway performer and songwriter, Ann Anello. She is regarded as one of the most important stage performers of her generation. In order to take the workshop, students must audition on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 from 4pm [...]

By |2019-09-20T11:11:40-04:00September 20th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Broadway Legend Ann Anello to Give Musical Theatre Workshop in Spring 2020 – CARTA News

School of Music Showcases Organ Recital featuring William Dan Hardin – CARTA News

On September 12 and 15, 2019 the FIU School of Music hosted an organ recital featuring FIU’s very first music librarian and acclaimed organist, retiree William Dan Hardin. The recital was presented by the FIU School of Music in collaboration with the Miami Chapter of the American Guild of Organists and, as an [...]

By |2019-09-16T13:02:32-04:00September 16th, 2019|News|Comments Off on School of Music Showcases Organ Recital featuring William Dan Hardin – CARTA News

School of Music Showcases Organ Recital featuring William Dan Hardin – CARTA News

On September 12 and 15, 2019 the FIU School of Music hosted an organ recital featuring FIU’s very first music librarian and acclaimed organist, retiree William Dan Hardin. The recital was presented by the FIU School of Music in collaboration with the Miami Chapter of the American Guild of Organists and, as an [...]

By |2019-09-16T13:02:32-04:00September 16th, 2019|News|Comments Off on School of Music Showcases Organ Recital featuring William Dan Hardin – CARTA News

Orianna Gutierrez – Soprano Singer and Undergraduate Performance Award Recipient – CARTA News

Orianna Gutierrez always had a passion for singing and performing and this past summer, she was able to travel across Europe performing on grand stages and living out her dream. From music festivals to theatre shows, Orianna was truly making her mark as she sang in Vienna, London, and even debuted in the [...]

By |2019-09-09T14:21:17-04:00September 9th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Orianna Gutierrez – Soprano Singer and Undergraduate Performance Award Recipient – CARTA News

Tony Succar, Latin Grammy Nominee – CARTA News

FIU alumnus, Tony Succar, has been setting the bar higher and higher since he discovered the magic of music from a young age. This year, he went a step further and became the youngest Artist-in-Residence FIU Music has ever had. Before his graduation in 2010, Succar established his own record label: “Mixtura Productions [...]

By |2019-09-06T16:47:11-04:00September 6th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Tony Succar, Latin Grammy Nominee – CARTA News

Season Opening Concert Proceeds Benefit Bahamas Relief on September 14 – CARTA News

With parts of the Bahamas devastated by Hurricane Dorian, the School of Music will dedicate a portion of ticket proceeds from its 2019-2020 season opening concert on Saturday, September 14th to the FIU Strong campaign. The benefit concert is a kickoff to Hispanic Heritage Month featuring Daniella Mass, a finalist in “Americas Got Talent,” [...]

By |2019-09-04T13:20:41-04:00September 4th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Season Opening Concert Proceeds Benefit Bahamas Relief on September 14 – CARTA News

Federico Bonacossa – International Composer and Artist – CARTA News

FIU Music Faculty member, Federico Bonacossa, is always pushing the boundaries in music; innovative is the perfect word to describe him and his success. Bonacossa spent his early years playing electric guitar and skateboarding before suddenly falling in love with classical music after listening to some old tapes of Bach’s Brandenburg concertos and Mussorgsky’s Pictures at [...]

By |2019-08-27T12:35:07-04:00August 27th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Federico Bonacossa – International Composer and Artist – CARTA News
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