2016 Avery Fisher Grant Names Violinists, a Cellist and Pianist in WQXR Live Stream

2016 Avery Fisher Grant Names Violinists, a Cellist and Pianist in WQXR Live Stream
The name Avery Fisher continues on in the form of a career grant, which awarded its 2016 recepients this week with a $ 25,000 cash prize. Among the honorees named are three violinists, a cellist and a pianist. The gift is reserved for young and aspiring …
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Spotting talent: Adam Gatehouse, artistic director of the Leeds International Piano Competition
https://bachtrack.com/files/68422-adam-gatehouse–co-artistic-director–leeds-international-piano-competiton–c–simon-jay-price–3-.jpg280420 DK: When you see a young musician for the first time, what are the things that are most likely to strike you?
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Community bus trip Shoji Tabuchi at the Garde Arts Center and Foxwoods
On Thursday, December 14 the Stafford Senior Center’s Travel Club will sponsor a community bus trip to the Garde Arts Center in New London to see Shoji Tabuchi in his second appearance in Connecticut. One of the finest violinists of all time will entertain …
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Tech roundup: Leap Innovations receives $5.1M grant, Groupon launches Apple

trendTech roundup: Leap Innovations receives .1M grant, Groupon launches Apple
Earlier this week, 1871-based Leap Innovations received a $ 5.1 million grant from the Gates foundation. According to CEO Phyllis Lockett, the funds will be used for the nonprofit to introduce advanced learning technologies in classrooms. Half of the …
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Allergen-Free Peanuts Lead USDA Report Highlighting New Innovations in Ag
USDA innovations included in this annual report range from USDA supported research that could offer solutions for millions who suffer allergies from peanuts and wheat to safe mosquito control that can help halt the transmission of diseases they spread …
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Westport Innovations Inc Price Target Update
Westport Innovations Inc (NASDAQ:WPRT) shares are expected to touch $ 6.42 in the short term. This short term price target has been shared by 12 analysts. However, the standard deviation of short term price estimate has been valued at 1.93. The target …
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Grant wrestling program breaks through at Shelby Super Duals

sportGrant wrestling program breaks through at Shelby Super Duals
SHELBY, MI – Beating traditional wrestling power Shelby has seemed like such a fairy tale for nearly the entire existence of Grant’s wrestling program, which launched in 1995. That fairy tale became reality for the first time by the slimmest of margins …
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Wrestling: NJSIAA power points for Monday, Feb. 2
Section:North 1 Wrestling Ranking summaries for 20150204 Group:1 Group:2 Pompton Lakes 15- 3 29.10 Lenape Valley Regio 13- 1 33.00 Cedar Grove Memoria 5-11 26.60 Pequannock Township 13- 1 30.10 New Milford 14- 7 26.50 Pascack Hills 15- 3 …
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No. 1 Iowa wrestlers 2nd top-ranked team to visit Penn State; Sunday’s Jordan
1 wrestling team for the second time in 14 days on Sunday. The Nittany Lions fell 17-16 to Minnesota on Jan. 25. The Gophers, then ranked No. 1 by InterMat, fell 23-12 to Iowa on Friday. The Hawkeyes, who had been No. 1 in the USA Today/NWCA poll, took …
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