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Carnegie Hall taps New Orleans cellist Angelique Montes

Teen cellist Angelique Montes isn’t as famous as Wynton Marsalis and Harry Connick Jr., but the young New Orleanian is on her way to joining those illustrious graduates of the New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts. In fact, Montes will spend part of the …

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LPO showcases new music from piano diva Gabriela Montero and Stephen Dankner in New Orleans

In New Orleans, we’re accustomed to frequent encounters with friends, whether chatting along the parade route or attending a concert by the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra. This week, the LPO is hosting two good friends: composer Stephen Dankner and Gabriela Montero, the internationally acclaimed Venezuelan pianist.
Montero wowed …

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Evening of Schumann and Dankner’s String Quartets

The Faubourg Quartet presents
Evening of Schumann and Dankner’s String Quartets
February 19, 2013
7:00pm
in the Nims Black Box Theatre at NOCCA
Free Admission

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NOCCA Classical Instrumental Students Place In Bach Contest

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) Classical Instrumental Piano students received strong standings in the recent 36th Louisiana State University School of Music Performing Arts Academy Bach Contest. All five students competing were recognized among the 130 pre-collegiate piano contestants from around the state.
“NOCCA …

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Coats for Kids holiday benefit concert assembles top New Orleans musicians to assist needy children

The musicians behind the Coats for Kids benefit concert know that it’s not enough to warm hearts at the holidays. They also want to keep children warm at school bus stops, playgrounds and anywhere else they may wander during the cold weather months in New …

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November 19: The Faubourg Quartet Presents ‘Coats For Kids’

The Faubourg Quartet invites you to its annual charity Coats for Kids concert on Monday, November 19. The concert takes place at  7:00pm at St. Louis Cathedral, in New Orleans’ historic Jackson Square. Admission to the concert is free, but please consider bringing one clean coat (any size) to benefit Coats for …

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Area Student Performs in Rose Parade®

Area Student Selected to Perform with the Bands of America Honor Band in the 2013 Rose Parade®
Perry G. Forstall, a Third Year Classical Instrumental Student at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts and a Senior at Holy Cross High School has been selected by …

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