News
February 12, 2016

So Percussion will perform with Shara Worden and Buke & Gase at the 2016 Eaux Claires Music Festival. The festival, curated by Justin Vernon and Aaron Dessner, will take place on August 12-13, 2016 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

February 11, 2016

WQXR is streaming an intimate February 2016 performance with Cantus live at The Greene Space. The ensemble's 'Four Loves' program explores the complexities of love with works by Poulenc, Grieg, Beethoven and Kurt Elling, paired with newly commissioned pieces by David Lang, Joseph Gregorio, Ysaye Barnwell and Roger Treece.

February 9, 2016

On a recent stop in Virginia, Cantus met with the vocal ensemble Canticleer for an impromptu performance of 'Ave Maria' at a local bar. The performance was captured on video and uploaded to the Chanticleer Facebook page, where it has been viewed more than one million times. 

February 3, 2016

The influential website The Daily Beast named So Percussion among the 40 most intriguing musicians of 2016.

January 29, 2016

On Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 7:30pm PT, Second Inversion presents a live broadcast of So Percussion, presented by the University of Washington World Series. This performance kicks off a week-long residency with UW World Series and UW School of Music.

January 26, 2016

Vox Luminis embarks on a US tour in February 2016, with programs devoted to the music of the Bach family and Domenico Scarlatti.

January 22, 2016

So Percussion will give four performances at the 2016 Lincoln Center Festival, with programs devoted to the music of Steve Reich, Bryce Dessner, David Lang, and more.  

For more information on the performances in July 2016, visit:
http://www.lincolncenterfestival.org


January 22, 2016

The Irish Chamber Orchestra has been nominated in the Best Opera category at the 2016 Irish Theatre Awards, for its collaboration with Irish Youth Opera and Lime Tree Theatre on the production of Handel's Agrippina.

January 20, 2016

Voices of Light / The Passion of Joan of Arc will be screened as part of the 2016 TCM Classic Film Festival, April 28 - May 1.

January 12, 2016

So Percussion and composer / percussionist Glenn Kotche will release a collaborative album, Drumkit Quartets, on February 26th, 2016 on Cantaloupe Music.

December 17, 2015

Classical Radio Boston, 99.5 WCRB presents The Tallis Scholars, directed by Peter Phillips, on WCRB’s Sunday Night Special at 7pm on Sunday, December 20, 2015. The program can be listened to online at www.classicalwcrb.org

November 5, 2015

Venice Baroque Orchestra has been awarded the Concert Recording of the Year prize at the 2015 Echo Klassik Awards for the Vivaldi album recorded with mandolinist Avi Avital.

September 4, 2015

The Tallis Scholars release a video tribute for Pärt's 80th birthday. Gramophone premieres the video here.

September 1, 2015

Read a So Percussion Year in Review written by member Adam Sliwinski. The piece offers firsthand detail on a busy 2014-15 season that included performances with the LA Philharmonic (broadcast live on NPR), collaborations with Bryce Dessner, and a set at the Bonnaroo Festival.

 

June 29, 2015

This week's Continuum on New Orleans' WWHO features the playing of Jordi Savall.

June 15, 2015

A Far Cry was named "2015 Best Classical Musical Ensemble" in Boston Magazine's annual Best of Boston issue.

May 28, 2015

So Percussion's album featuring Bryce Dessner's Music for Wood and Strings is the "hot shot debut" on this week's Billboard Classical Chart -- landing in the top 20 higher than any other new classical record this week.

May 15, 2015

KMFA will re-broadcast the premiere of Nico Muhly's How Little You Are, featuring Dublin Guitar Quartet.

April 20, 2015

Anonymous 4 with fiddler/banjo player Bruce Molsky visited A Prairie Home Companion in NYC this past weekend. Listen here.

 
March 25, 2015

Julia Figueras welcomes Cantus to WXXI's studios for Backstage Pass, Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 2 p.m. on Classical 91.5. The ensemble is in town to perform a special concert at Houghton College on March 25 at 7:30 p.m.

March 23, 2015

Cantus makes its Chamber Music at the Barns at Wolf Trap debut Friday, March 27, 2015. Three members of the group speak with Classical WETA's Deb Lamberton about their program, which explores when and why people sing together. 

February 3, 2015

The Ann Stookey Fund for New Music (“ASFNM”) today announced that it has awarded grants to underwrite the commissioning of new music. Cantus is one of three recipients.

 
January 28, 2015

Anonymous 4's new album, 1865, featuring Bruce Molsky, debuted at number ten on the Billboard Traditional Classical Chart.

January 12, 2015

MPR's Morning Edition music for January 12 is Anonymous 4 singing "Aura Lee." The track is from the group's new (and final) album, 1865.

January 6, 2015

Anonymous 4's final studio recording, 1865, out on Harmonia Mundi this month, is featured as a First Listen at NPR Music.

January 6, 2015

CBC Music is featuring Anonymous 4's final studio recording, 1865, as a First Play.

December 8, 2014

Marsha Genensky, of Anonymous 4, speaks with Jill Pasternak on WRTI's Crossover, Saturday December 6th, 2014.

November 15, 2014

The Enso String Quartet visited the NYC studios of Sirius-XM for a brief performance and interview. It can be heard Sunday, November 16 at 6PM ET, and again on November 18 at midnight ET.

October 10, 2014

A performance by the Calder Quartet during the celebration of the fortieth anniversary of the Avery Fisher Arts Program at Lincoln Center is featured at NYC-ARTS.

October 7, 2014

Cantus' new album, A Harvest Home, is currently featured as a WQXR Album of the Week.

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