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BIO: Now in its 131st season, the Boston Symphony Orchestra gave its inaugural concert on October 22, 1881, and has continued to uphold the vision of its founder, the businessman, philanthropist, Civil War... (read more...)

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Canadian Brass to Join Principal Brass Quintet for Holiday Brass Concert, 12/13Canadian Brass to Join Principal Brass Quintet for Holiday Brass Concert, 12/13
September 04, 2015

The Canadian Brass will join the New York Philharmonic Principal Brass Quintet for the 20th season of its annual Holiday Brass concert, Sunday, December 13, 2015, at 3:00 p.m. The performance will fea... (more...)


Peninsula Players Theatre's NUNSENSE Opens 9/9Peninsula Players Theatre's NUNSENSE Opens 9/9
September 04, 2015

Peninsula Players Theatre, America's Oldest Professional Resident Summer Theater and Door County's theatrical icon, continues its 80th season with the hilarious musical comedy "Nunsense," with book, m... (more...)


Chicago Symphony Orchestra Kicks Off 125th Season With Music Director Riccardo Muti, 9/17Chicago Symphony Orchestra Kicks Off 125th Season With Music Director Riccardo Muti, 9/17
September 04, 2015

Riccardo Muti's sixth season as music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) begins with a multi-faceted celebration as the CSO kicks off its 125th anniversary season in 2015/16. (more...)


Mezzo-Soprano Tara Erraught to Launch New Season at Ireland's CULTURE NIGHT 2015Mezzo-Soprano Tara Erraught to Launch New Season at Ireland's CULTURE NIGHT 2015
September 03, 2015

Irish mezzo-soprano Tara Erraught kicks off her 2015-16 season with a special event for her native country: she serves as one of 11 honorary ambassadors and will perform at RTE Arena in Meeting House ... (more...)


Michelle Miller Joins Boston College's Theatre DepartmentMichelle Miller Joins Boston College's Theatre Department
September 03, 2015

Accomplished actor, singer, arts educator, filmmaker and activist Michelle Miller, a 1998 graduate of Boston College, joins the University's Theatre Department this academic year as the Rev. J. Donald... (more...)


Pittsburgh Symphony Opens Season With Russian Pianist Danill Trifonov, 9/18Pittsburgh Symphony Opens Season With Russian Pianist Danill Trifonov, 9/18
September 03, 2015

Pittsburgh Symphony Music Director Manfred Honeck opens the 2015-2016 BNY Mellon Grand Classics season with the return of phenomenal Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov on September 18 & 20 at Heinz Hall.... (more...)


FIRST DATE, Starring Marc Ginsburg and Erica Lustig, Comes to La Mirada This FallFIRST DATE, Starring Marc Ginsburg and Erica Lustig, Comes to La Mirada This Fall
September 02, 2015

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts and McCoy Rigby Entertainment announce the first show of their 2015-2016 season, FIRST DATE, music & lyrics by Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner, book by Austin... (more...)


'IN THEIR FOOTSTEPS' to Explore Great African American Singers with the NY Phil, 10/14-15'IN THEIR FOOTSTEPS' to Explore Great African American Singers with the NY Phil, 10/14-15
September 01, 2015

Eric Owens will begin his tenure as The Mary and James G. Wallach Artist-in-Residence by curating, hosting, and performing in In Their Footsteps: Great African American Singers and Their Legacy, condu... (more...)


Boston Lyric Opera to Present Puccini's LA BOHEME, 10/2Boston Lyric Opera to Present Puccini's LA BOHEME, 10/2
September 01, 2015

Boston, MA — Giacomo Puccini's indelible characters, led by doomed lovers Mimì and Rodolfo, make a 120-year leap from the 1840s to the 1960s as Boston Lyric Opera (BLO) premieres a new production of t... (more...)


Sierra Boggess and Steven Pasquale Will Sing Rodgers & Hammerstein with the NY PopsSierra Boggess and Steven Pasquale Will Sing Rodgers & Hammerstein with the NY Pops
September 01, 2015

On October 9, 2015 at 8:00PM, The New York Pops, led by Music Director Steven Reineke, will open its 33rd season at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage with My Favorite Things: The Songs o... (more...)


Boston Modern Orchestra Project Releases Full Schedule for 20th Anniversary SeasonBoston Modern Orchestra Project Releases Full Schedule for 20th Anniversary Season
September 01, 2015

Boston, MA — The Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP), the nation's premier orchestra dedicated exclusively to commissioning, performing, and recording new orchestral music, today announced its 20th... (more...)


NJ Symphony to Welcome Branford Marsalis for Opening Weekend, 9/25-27NJ Symphony to Welcome Branford Marsalis for Opening Weekend, 9/25-27
August 31, 2015

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Jacques Lacombe welcome legendary saxophonist Branford Marsalis for the Orchestra's 2015-16 opening-weekend concerts, September 25-27 in Newark and... (more...)


National Brass Ensemble to Perform Chicago Debut Concert at Symphony Center, 9/20National Brass Ensemble to Perform Chicago Debut Concert at Symphony Center, 9/20
August 28, 2015

CHICAGO—Symphony Center Presents is pleased to announce the Chicago debut of the National Brass Ensemble (NBE) in a special concert at Symphony Center on Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. The NB... (more...)


Anthony Kearns to Perform National Anthem at Citi Field TonightAnthony Kearns to Perform National Anthem at Citi Field Tonight
August 28, 2015

Renowned tenor Anthony Kearns will sing the National Anthem ('The Star-Spangled Banner') at Citi Field this Fri., Aug. 28, 2015 before the New York Mets host the Boston Red Sox. Kearns will sing befor... (more...)


Berkshire Opera Festival Names First Director of DevelopmentBerkshire Opera Festival Names First Director of Development
August 28, 2015

Berkshire Opera Festival (BOF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Karl E. Held as its first Director of Development. He begins his role with BOF on September 1, 2015. (more...)


Washington National Opera Announces Full Schedule for American Opera InitiativeWashington National Opera Announces Full Schedule for American Opera Initiative
August 27, 2015

WASHINGTON)—Washington National Opera (WNO) today announced details for the fourth season of the American Opera Initiative, its comprehensive commissioning program that brings contemporary American st... (more...)


Alan Gilbert & NY Philharmonic Set for Carnegie Hall's Opening Night Gala Concert, 10/7Alan Gilbert & NY Philharmonic Set for Carnegie Hall's Opening Night Gala Concert, 10/7
August 27, 2015

Music Director Alan Gilbert will conduct the New York Philharmonic in Carnegie Hall's Opening Night Gala Concert, launching the Hall's 125th anniversary season. The program will feature the World Prem... (more...)


International Philharmonic Orchestra to PLAY FOR PEACE, Sept 10International Philharmonic Orchestra to PLAY FOR PEACE, Sept 10
August 24, 2015

YPHIL - International Philharmonic Orchestra kicks off Seven Epic Concerts with the Play for Peace Concert at Peter Norton Symphony Space on September 10, 2015 at 7pm. (more...)


Utah Symphony, Under Director Thierry Fischer, to Release Recording of Mahler Symphony No. 1Utah Symphony, Under Director Thierry Fischer, to Release Recording of Mahler Symphony No. 1
August 21, 2015

Honoring the orchestra's 75th-anniversary season, Music Director Thierry Fischer and the Utah Symphony release their first recording together on September 11, 2015, featuring a performance of Gustav M... (more...)


Mount Gretna School of Art Exhibit to Open 8/28 at The Winter CenterMount Gretna School of Art Exhibit to Open 8/28 at The Winter Center
August 21, 2015

Millersville, PA -- Millersville University is proud to host a student exhibition of the Mount Gretna School of Art's Intensive Program in the newly named Susan C. & Gerald C. Eckert Art Gallery locat... (more...)


Music Institute of Chicago to Welcome Syrian Musicians Issam Rafea Trio, 10/18Music Institute of Chicago to Welcome Syrian Musicians Issam Rafea Trio, 10/18
August 21, 2015

The Music Institute of Chicago presents Syrian musician and composer Issam Rafea and his Trio October 18 at 3 p.m. at Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Ave., Evanston. The Trio plays an astonishingly... (more...)


Robert Sims to Perform at Lincoln Center Bruno Walter Auditorium, 10/4Robert Sims to Perform at Lincoln Center Bruno Walter Auditorium, 10/4
August 21, 2015

In an extraordinary life that grappled with racial tensions, interracial liaisons, personal scandals and politics, lyric tenor Roland Hayes (1887 – 1977), was the first African American man to reach i... (more...)


Steven LaBrie and Ben Heppner Sign on for George London Foundation for Singers' 2015-16 SeasonSteven LaBrie and Ben Heppner Sign on for George London Foundation for Singers' 2015-16 Season
August 20, 2015

?The 2015-16 season marks two milestones for the George London Foundation for Singers, which has been honoring, supporting, and presenting the finest young opera singers in the U.S. and Canada since 1... (more...)


Stephanie J. Block & Aaron Lazar Set for New York Pops Benefit at 54 Below, 9/28Stephanie J. Block & Aaron Lazar Set for New York Pops Benefit at 54 Below, 9/28
August 20, 2015

 On Monday, September 28, 2015, Broadway stars Stephanie J. Block and Aaron Lazar will perform in "A Cabaret Evening" at 54 Below, located at 254 West 54th Street. The evening is a joint benefit in su... (more...)


LA Chamber Orchestra Welcomes Executive DirectorLA Chamber Orchestra Welcomes Executive Director
August 20, 2015

Accomplished arts executive Scott Harrison has been appointed Executive Director of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO), announces LACO Board President Dana Newman. Harrison, who assumes his post... (more...)







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