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Prelude and Air from Quatre Pieces Breves by Frank Martin

0 Prelude and Air from Quatre Pieces Breves by Frank MartinAdam Brown performs the Prelude and Air from Frank Martin’s Quatre Pieces Breves live in Los Angeles.

Guitarist Adam Brown has performed throughout Europe, the United States and South America. His many concert appearances have included recitals at Lincoln Centers Alice Tully Hall (NY), the 92nd St.Y-Tisch Center for the Performing Arts (NY), St. Martin-in-the-Fields and the Wigmore Hall (London) as well as appearances at such renowned music festivals as Aspen (USA), Spoleto (Italy), Accademia Chigiana (Italy), Amsterdam International Guitar Festival (Holland), Bath International Guitar Festival (England) and the Musica y Danza Festival (Peru).

Born in Scotland to American parents, Adam Brown studied with Carlos Bonell as a Foundation Scholar at the Royal College of Music in London, where he received his Bachelor of Music degree with Honours and where he received several prestigious awards. He continued his studies with Sharon Isbin at the Juilliard School in New York City, earning his Masters of Music degree and subsequently becoming the first guitarist to complete the Juilliards distinguished Artist Diploma. He went on to earn the Doctorate in Musical Arts at the University of Southern California, where he studied with celebrated guitarists William Kanengiser and Pepe Romero.

His first commercially available solo album, The Rebels Within, has recently been released on the AB Matrix label and features the music of Benjamin Britten, Frank Martin, Nuccio DAngelo, and Lennox Berkeley.

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Steve Martin: 92nd St. Y Backlash “Bewildering”

0 Steve Martin: 92nd St. Y Backlash BewilderingSteve Martin spoke with Rita Braver on his feelings from the reception and reviews of his interview at the 92nd Street Y which called him “boring” when he spoke about his book “An Object of Beauty” which discusses his love of art.

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