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Do you know a promising high school or undergraduate classical singer who might benefit from ten days of intensive vocal work in beautiful Spoleto? Send them to study with collaborative pianist Erika Switzer and me with Spoleto Study Abroad this summer! Work on Italian language and diction, movement, vocal technique, interpretation, while enjoying the beauty, culture, and delicious food Italy has to offer and making lifelong friends. Details here:

Friends of Wadsworth March 14

Join us in Newnan for Newnan's annual musical salute to Charles Wadsworth with violinist Chee-Yun, guitarist Mak Grgić, cellist Yves Dharamraj, and pianist Andrew Armstrong. Courtenay returns in her seventh season as Artistic Director and Host. Young Peopleís Concert to follow on Monday, March 16. This year's concert is part of Wadsworth Week, culminating in the Charles Wadsworth Piano Competition. The annual chamber music concert at Wadsworth Auditorium features a Latin theme this year and is always a great time. Donít miss it!

Join us tonight at 7 PM for a livestream of recital with pianist Gary Gress!

Gary Gress and I have put together a rich program of works by Brahms, Debussy, Gershwin, Granados, Poulenc, Rorem, Barber, Ives, Del Tredici, and Bernstein. At the historic Chapel of the Church Farm School in Exton, PA. If you cannot join us in person for this free concert, check out this livestream!

The Mighty Hudson at the Bardavon May 4¬i

Francis Thorne Symphony no. 7 - Walt Whitman meditation on the Hudson River

2019 Wadsworth Weekend

Celebrate Charles Wadsworth's 90th Birthday with Wadsworth Weekend in Newnan, GA. Big concert Saturday at 7 PM with violinist Chee-Yun, cellist Yves Dharamraj, clarinetist Todd Palmer, and our first Young People's Concert Sunday afternoon with all artists from previous night plus special guest soprano Indra Thomas.

March 11 at the Tilles Center: Music of Theresienstadt: Holocaust Memorial Concert narrated by actress Ellen Burstyn

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Sinfonia Antarctica with Hudson Valley Philharmonic on November 18

Vaughan Williams' Symphony, No. 7 (Sinfonia Antarctica)

Celebrate 80 years of David Del Tredici at Joe's Pub

Very Special Benefit for Harriet Tubman Academic Skills Center with Indra Thomas and Kamel Boutros

Mendelssohn, Messiaen, Gershwin Feb 11 at the Wadsworth

BMOP/sound gains funding for first commercial recording of Child Alice

David Del Tredici's "Child Alice" will cap off a full winter and spring season

After opera concerts with the Symphony of the Americas, and her third year as Artistic Director/Host/Performer in the annual Friends of Wadsworth Chamber Music Concert, Budd will head to Boston for "Child Alice," David Del Tredici's demanding work for soprano and orchestra, to be performed and recorded for commercial release with the Boston Modern Orchestra Project under the baton of Gil Rose.

Budd returns to Symphony of the Americas for Opera Concerts

NEWS: October all-vocal concert at Wadsworth was great fun; Save March 12 for Spring Chamber Music

NEWS: The Legacy Continues: Wadsworth hands reins to Budd