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OPERA America Kicks Off National Opera Week 2014 With Over 160 OrganizationsOPERA America Kicks Off National Opera Week 2014 With Over 160 Organizations
October 24, 2014

Over 160 opera companies, schools and organizations across North America will celebrate the sixth annual NATIONAL OPERA WEEK from today, October 24 through Sunday, November 2, 2014, with opera activit... (more...)


Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra to Launch US Tour with Concert Marking Fall of the Berlin Wall, 11/3Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra to Launch US Tour with Concert Marking Fall of the Berlin Wall, 11/3
October 23, 2014

On Monday, November 3, at 7:30pm, the world-renowned Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra will kick-off a concert tour of the United States in Houston, which is an official sister city of Leipzig, Germany. Th... (more...)


Music, Theatre, Dance and Magic Comes to Symphony Space's 2014-15 'Just Kidding' SeriesMusic, Theatre, Dance and Magic Comes to Symphony Space's 2014-15 'Just Kidding' Series
October 23, 2014

Symphony Space presents the superheroes of children's entertainment on more Sundays than ever this season. A high-powered lineup bursts upon the Just Kidding stages starting with this Sunday's rootsy ... (more...)


The Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra Presents a Concert that Commemorates the 25th Anniversary of Fall of Berlin Wall, 11/3The Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra Presents a Concert that Commemorates the 25th Anniversary of Fall of Berlin Wall, 11/3
October 23, 2014

On Monday, November 3, at 7:30pm, the world-renowned Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra will kick-off a concert tour of the United States in Houston, which is an official sister city of Leipzig, Germany. T... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SCHEHERAZADE, 11/14-15The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SCHEHERAZADE, 11/14-15
October 23, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra performs Scheherazade on November 14-15, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Marcelo Lehninger, the performances feature Stravins... (more...)


Jennifer Holliday Kicks Off Three-City Tour of THE COLOR PURPLE TodayJennifer Holliday Kicks Off Three-City Tour of THE COLOR PURPLE Today
October 23, 2014

Jennifer Holliday is hitting the road in THE COLOR PURPLE. (more...)


Pianist Conrad Tao Coming to Boston, 11/14Pianist Conrad Tao Coming to Boston, 11/14
October 22, 2014

Pianist/composer phenom Conrad Tao will bring his extraordinary talents to Boston this fall to perform a cutting-edge “groupmuse” – a new kind of music event which falls somewhere between an intimate ... (more...)


Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet to Present THE NUTCRACKER, 12/6-7Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet to Present THE NUTCRACKER, 12/6-7
October 20, 2014

KARINA GONZALEZ and SIMON BALL, principal dancers of the Houston Ballet, will appear as guest artists in the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet's production of The Nutcracker on December 6 and 7, 2014 at ... (more...)


Concert Artists Guild Announces 2014 Winners of the Victor Elmaleh CompetitionConcert Artists Guild Announces 2014 Winners of the Victor Elmaleh Competition
October 17, 2014

The 2014 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition culminated last night, Thursday evening, October 16, 2014 with the announcement of three winners of the annual international CAG Competition: ... (more...)


Jennifer Holliday to Star in Three-City Tour of THE COLOR PURPLEJennifer Holliday to Star in Three-City Tour of THE COLOR PURPLE
October 17, 2014

Jennifer Holliday will soon be hitting the road in THE COLOR PURPLE. (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Presents MOZART & BRAHMS, 11/13-15The Pacific Symphony Presents MOZART & BRAHMS, 11/13-15
October 16, 2014

From turbulent, agitated and ominous to lyrical and tender—it's a passionate journey the audience won't soon forget when Pacific Symphony and guest pianist Haochen Zhang deliver Mozart's Piano Concert... (more...)


The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents ISLE OF THE DEAD, Featuring Violinist Nicola Benedetti, 10/31-11/2The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents ISLE OF THE DEAD, Featuring Violinist Nicola Benedetti, 10/31-11/2
October 16, 2014

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will feature renowned violinist Nicola Benedetti in "Isle of the Dead," a BNY Mellon Grand Classics subscription weekend on October 31-November 2. (more...)


The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Manfred Honeck Present MUSIC FOR THE SPIRIT, 11/20-22The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Manfred Honeck Present MUSIC FOR THE SPIRIT, 11/20-22
October 16, 2014

Music has the power to touch the human spirit, transcending time, place, boundaries and language and spurring understanding and connection. The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Manfred... (more...)


Cristina Fontanelli's 11th Annual CHRISTMAS IN ITALY Set for NYU Skirball Center, 12/6Cristina Fontanelli's 11th Annual CHRISTMAS IN ITALY Set for NYU Skirball Center, 12/6
October 16, 2014

Award-winning singer and PBS/WNET and NY affiliates Host for Andrea Bocelli 'Live From Central Park' and 'Il Volo Takes Flight' CRISTINA FONTANELLI brings her program of Italy's best-loved songs, aria... (more...)


Trumpeter & Singer Byron Stripling to Play 'Ragtime, Blues & All That Jazz' with the Houston Symphony, 10/31-11/2Trumpeter & Singer Byron Stripling to Play 'Ragtime, Blues & All That Jazz' with the Houston Symphony, 10/31-11/2
October 15, 2014

On October 31 and November 1 and 2, the toe-tapping, captivating trumpeter and singer Byron Stripling joins the Houston Symphony for a memorable showcase of ragtime masters, blues legends and jazz cla... (more...)


Byron Stripling to Be Featured in Houston Symphony Jazz Concert, 10/31Byron Stripling to Be Featured in Houston Symphony Jazz Concert, 10/31
October 15, 2014

HOUSTON (October 15, 2014) – On October 31 and November 1 and 2, the toe-tapping, captivating trumpeter and singer Byron Stripling joins the Houston Symphony for a memorable showcase of ragtime master... (more...)


Jaap van Zweden to Lead NY Philharmonic in Two Programs, 11/20-22 & 11/26-29Jaap van Zweden to Lead NY Philharmonic in Two Programs, 11/20-22 & 11/26-29
October 14, 2014

Jaap van Zweden - music director of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and Hong Kong Philharmonic as well as former concertmaster of Amsterdam's Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra - will return to the New York ... (more...)


JCC Manhattan to Present PREformances with Allison Charney, 10/20JCC Manhattan to Present PREformances with Allison Charney, 10/20
October 13, 2014

JCC Manhattan launches the sixth season of PREformances with Allison Charney on Monday, October 20th at 12:30pm. (more...)


Manhattan Youth Ballet and mmac Announce New Faculty MembersManhattan Youth Ballet and mmac Announce New Faculty Members
October 10, 2014

Manhattan Youth Ballet and Manhattan Movement & Arts Center announce new faculty members for the fall 2014 semester: Garielle Whittle, Flavio Salazar, Martin Harvey, and Gennadi Saveliev. (more...)


NJPAC Announces Sarah Vaughn Singing Competition FinalistsNJPAC Announces Sarah Vaughn Singing Competition Finalists
October 10, 2014

In 1942, a teenage Sarah Vaughan won the Apollo Theater's amateur singing competition in a legendary performance that served as a launching pad for a career that transformed one of America's original ... (more...)


Principal Flute of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform DIVINE TRAVEL, 10/24Principal Flute of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform DIVINE TRAVEL, 10/24
October 10, 2014

PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's Principal Flute Lorna McGhee headlines “Divine Travel,“ part of the BNY Mellon Grand Classics series, on October 24 and 26 at Heinz Hall. Guest cond... (more...)


The Miller Theatre Continues the 2014-15 Composer Portraits Series with BERNARD RANDS, 11/13The Miller Theatre Continues the 2014-15 Composer Portraits Series with BERNARD RANDS, 11/13
October 09, 2014

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts continues the 2014-15 Composer Portraits series with BERNARD RANDS. 80th Birthday tribute features Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor, Inter... (more...)


Marcus Center for the Performing Arts to Host BIG BAND HOLIDAYS, 12/1Marcus Center for the Performing Arts to Host BIG BAND HOLIDAYS, 12/1
October 09, 2014

The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts is proud to present Big Band Holidays: Jazz at Lincoln Center With Wynton Marsalis Featuring Special Guest Cécile McLorin Salvant in Uihlein Hall, for one nig... (more...)


Bernard Rands with Anthony Roth Costanzo, ICE and NY Premiere of FOLK SONGS Set for the Miller Theatre, 11/13Bernard Rands with Anthony Roth Costanzo, ICE and NY Premiere of FOLK SONGS Set for the Miller Theatre, 11/13
October 08, 2014

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts continues the 2014-15 Composer Portraits series with Bernard Rands. The 80th Birthday tribute features Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor, the... (more...)


Lesley Gore, Daphne Rubin-Vega and Laura Flanigan Sign On For LANCE & THE LADIES at Birdland, 10/20Lesley Gore, Daphne Rubin-Vega and Laura Flanigan Sign On For LANCE & THE LADIES at Birdland, 10/20
October 08, 2014

LANCE HORNE, the Emmy Award winning composer, musician, vocalist and producer, will return to Birdland Jazz Club with a special new show on Monday, October 20 at 7:00 PM as part of the 'Broadway at Bi... (more...)







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