VC VANGUARD CONCERTS | Charles Yang & Peter Dugan | The Animals | House of the Rising Sun
VC VANGUARD CONCERTS | Charles Yang and Peter Dugan performing The Animal’s House of the Rising Sun at the launch of this week’s new Violin Channel Vanguard Concerts | The full showcase episode features all artists in the 10-part series | Watch it here: https://bit.ly/3jQ6ikj “Collaborating with The Violin Channel for The Vanguard Concerts series was so imaginative and refreshing. The director and crew of this series truly captured our music with such vibe and unique creativity. In a time where live concerts are rare and streamed content is in abundance, we feel so proud and honored to be part of a series that sets a new standard of excellence in this virtual age” said violinist Charles Yang Co-produced by The Violin Channel and The Alphadyne Foundation.
Pianist Peter Dugan Pays Tribute to Aretha Franklin and Philly in a Special Arrangement
Pianist Peter Dugan performs a beautiful mashup arrangement of classics from Aretha Franklin and the Rocky Soundtrack as the Guest Host of NPR's From the Top Show 359. Full episode at http://bit.ly/FTT359 Subscribe for more: http://bit.ly/1qxYp5T Sign up for our newsletter: http://bit.ly/2l7a2R7 Visit our website: http://bit.ly/2HCtqOB New videos every week! Listen to the From the Top podcast by NPR! iTunes: http://apple.co/1QeXyvO Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2Ju927V Follow From the Top! Facebook: http://bit.ly/1MAlaR4 Twitter: http://bit.ly/1MAl9g2 Instagram: http://bit.ly/23FStd0 Website: http://bit.ly/2HCtqOB Executive Director: Gretchen Nielsen Welcome to the official From the Top YouTube channel. We are America’s largest national platform dedicated to celebrating the stories, talents, and character of classically-trained young musicians (ages 8-18). Through live events, NPR, YouTube broadcasts, scholarships, and leadership programs, we empower these extraordinary young people to celebrate the power of music in their hands. Great Kids. Great Music. Listen to the Future. A From the Top video. 2018, all rights reserved.
Joshua Bell, Peter Dugan - "Summertime" from Porgy and Bess (Official Video)
Official Video by Joshua Bell, Peter Dugan performing “Summertime” from Porgy and Bess Joshua Bell: At Home With Music - Available Now: https://joshuabell.lnk.to/athomewithmusicAY Follow Joshua Bell Online https://www.facebook.com/joshuabellviolinist/ https://www.instagram.com/joshuabellmusic/ https://twitter.com/JoshuaBellMusic https://joshuabell.com/ #JoshaBell #Summertime #AtHomeWithMusic #SonyMasterworks
Peter Dugan's Jupiter
From the Top Special Podcast Bonus Feature! This week on From the Top’s podcast, we have a special performance of Peter Dugan’s own arrangement of Holst’s “Jupiter: The Bringer of Jollity” from The Planets, recorded at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum’s Calderwood Hall on February 6, 2020. If you would like to purchase Peter’s arrangement of “Jupiter”, please visit his website at peterduganpiano.com. Get From the Top's podcast for the full performance here: https://www.npr.org/podcasts/510026/from-the-top Subscribe for more: http://bit.ly/1qxYp5T Sign up for our newsletter: http://bit.ly/2l7a2R7 Visit our website: http://bit.ly/2HCtqOB New videos every week! Listen to the From the Top podcast by NPR! iTunes: http://apple.co/1QeXyvO Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2Ju927V Follow From the Top! Facebook: http://bit.ly/1MAlaR4 Twitter: http://bit.ly/1MAl9g2 Instagram: http://bit.ly/23FStd0 Website: http://bit.ly/2HCtqOB Executive Director: Gretchen Nielsen Welcome to the official From the Top YouTube channel. We are America’s largest national platform dedicated to celebrating the stories, talents, and character of classically-trained young musicians (ages 8-18). Through live events, NPR, YouTube broadcasts, scholarships, and leadership programs, we empower these extraordinary young people to celebrate the power of music in their hands. Great Kids. Great Music. Listen to the Future. A From the Top video. 2018, all rights reserved.
The Good & The Ugly (Violin + Melodica SPOOF)
The Good & The Ugly (The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Spoof) Starring CHARLES YANG - Violin - AS HIMSELF Facebook: www.facebook.com/charlesyangmusic Instagram: www.instagram.com/chazzviolin Twitter: www.twitter.com/chazzviolin YouTube: www.youtube.com/charlesyangmusic Website: www.charlesyangmusic.com PETER DUGAN - Melodica - AS RICK Facebook: facebook.com/peterduganpiano Twitter: www.twitter.com/peterduganpiano Website: www.peterduganpiano.com "Peter Dugan and I played a concert for Curiosity Stream at the AMAZING Gateway Canyons resort in Colorado and couldn't pass up the opportunity to film a short film in the beautiful location. Because of it's mountainous landscape and it's western history, we decided to do a spoof off of the classic film, "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" with the iconic music of Ennio Morricone. Hope you enjoy our silliness!"
Weber, Flute Trio in G minor, Op 63, Emi Ferguson, Julian Schwarz, Peter Dugan
Weber, Carl Maria von: Trio for Flute, Cello, and Piano in G Minor Op. 63 Emi Ferguson, Flute Julian Schwarz, Cello Peter Dugan, Piano LIVE (8/4/16) from pianoSonoma Festival, Schroeder Hall, Green Music Center at Sonoma State University
All You Need Is Love (Beatles Cover) - Charles Yang X Peter Dugan
On the last day of 2020, Peter Dugan and I thought we'd put out one last video that we made during this crazy year. Here is our rendition of The Beatles' "All You Need is Love". Happy New Year everyone and here is to hopefully a great 2021 :) CHARLES YANG - Violin/Voice Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/charlesyangm... Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chazzviolin/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/chazzviolin YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CharlesY... Website: https://www.charlesyangmusic.com/ PETER DUGAN - Piano/Melodica/Voice Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/peterduganpiano Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/peterduganp... Twitter: https://twitter.com/peterduganpiano Website: https://www.peterduganpiano.com/ Charles Yang Recipient of the 2018 Leonard Bernstein Award and described by the Boston Globe as one who "plays classical violin with the charisma of a rock star", Juilliard graduate Charles Yang began his violin studies with his mother in Austin, Texas, and has since studied with world-renowned pedagogues Kurt Sassmanshaus, Paul Kantor, Brian Lewis and Glenn Dicterow. He has performed as a soloist with orchestras and in concert in the United States, Europe, Brazil, Russia, China, and Taiwan, and is the recipient of numerous awards and honors. On June 9th of 2005, the Mayor of Austin presented Mr. Yang with his own "Charles Yang Day". In 2016 Mr. Yang joined the crossover string-band, Time for Three. Not only confined to classical violin, Mr. Yang's improvisational crossover abilities as a violinist, electric violinist, and vocalist have led him to featured performances with a variety of artists in such festivals as The Aspen Music Festival, The Schleswig- Holstein Music Festival, The Ravinia Festival, The Crested Butte Music Festival, The Cayman Arts Festival, The YouTube Music Awards, The Moab Music Festival, TED, Caramoor, The EG Conference, Google Zeitgeist, Interlochen, and onstage at venues such as Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center’s Metropolitan Opera House, David H. Koch Theater, Dizzy’s and David Rubinstein Atrium; The Long Center, Rudolfinum, The Royal Danish Theatre, Le Poisson Rouge, Highline Ballroom, Ars Nova, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and The Forbidden City in Beijing among many others. He has performed in the presence of two former US Presidents, the Queen of Denmark and has shared the stage in collaborations with artists including Peter Dugan, CDZA, Steve Miller, Jesse Colin Young, Jake Shimabukuro, Ray Benson, Michael Gordon, Marcelo Gomes, Savion Glover, Twyla Tharp, Misty Copeland, and Jon Batiste. Mr. Yang recently made his solo debut with Marin Alsop and The Chicago Symphony at The Ravinia Festival. His career has been followed by various news media including The New York Times, The New York Post, The Wall Street Journal, The Chicago Tribune, The Boston Globe, The Financial Times, The Austin-American Statesman, The Austin Chronicle and The Strad. Mr. Yang is featured in Nick Romeo's book, Driven as well as Discovery Channel's Curiosity. Peter Dugan Pianist Peter Dugan’s debut performances with Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony were described by the Los Angeles Times as “stunning” and by the SF Chronicle as “fearlessly athletic.” He is heard nationwide as the newly announced host of NPR’s beloved program From the Top. He has appeared as a soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician across North America and abroad. This year he makes his debuts at Wigmore Hall and the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and can be heard as the piano soloist on a new release of Ives’ Fourth Symphony from Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony, a recording which the New York Times named one of the top classical albums of 2019 . Prizing versatility as the key to the future of classical music, Mr. Dugan is equally at home in classical, jazz, and pop idioms. A sought-after multi-genre artist, Mr. Dugan has performed in duos and trios with artists ranging from Itzhak Perlman and Renee Fleming to Jesse Colin Young and Glenn Close. The Wall Street Journal described Mr. Dugan’s collaboration with violinist Charles Yang as a “classical-meets-rockstar duo.” Mr. Dugan has been presented in chamber music recitals by Carnegie Hall, Chamber Music Society of Palm Beach, Music at Menlo, Moab Music Festival, and recently in recital with Joshua Bell at the Minnesota Beethoven Festival. He was the 2019 featured recitalist for the California Association of Professional Music Teachers, and has soloed with the San Francisco Symphony, Houston Symphony, Kansas City Symphony, New World Symphony, and Mid-Texas Symphony.