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Saxophonist, Singer, and Composer Grace Kelly Comes to Jazz Café 3/10Saxophonist, Singer, and Composer Grace Kelly Comes to Jazz Café 3/10
February 22, 2017

Saxophonist, singer, and composer Grace Kelly plays with the heart and passion of an old soul yet with the genre-bending zest and energy of a 24-year-old. And Jazz Café is proud to host this young phe... (more...)


Oakland University Chorale Joins Detroit Symphony for A NIGHT AT THE ACADEMY AWARDS, 2/24-26Oakland University Chorale Joins Detroit Symphony for A NIGHT AT THE ACADEMY AWARDS, 2/24-26
February 22, 2017

The Oakland University Chorale, under the direction of music professor Michael A. Mitchell, has been invited to join the Detroit Symphony Orchestra for a series of shows this weekend as the DSO presen... (more...)


Winners of the 2017 George London Awards Are AnnouncedWinners of the 2017 George London Awards Are Announced
February 17, 2017

The winners of the 46th annual George London Foundation Awards Competition for young American and Canadian opera singers were announced at the conclusion of the competition's final round this evening,... (more...)


Portland Symphony Names Four Finalists to Replace Music Director Robert MoodyPortland Symphony Names Four Finalists to Replace Music Director Robert Moody
February 15, 2017

PSO Music Director Robert Moody completes his tenth and final season in 2017-18 with five thrilling, capstone classical programs and the Magic of Christmas. Ken-David Masur, Daniel Meyer, Alexander Mi... (more...)


Sigourney Weaver, Danny Burstein, Laura Osnes and More Will Honor Lincoln Center's 2017 Emerging ArtistsSigourney Weaver, Danny Burstein, Laura Osnes and More Will Honor Lincoln Center's 2017 Emerging Artists
February 15, 2017

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced today its second class of Emerging Artists, recognizing diverse talents, from a visionary filmmaker to world-class musicians to a singer-songwriter cur... (more...)


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February 14, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Israeli multi-reed bandleader Anat Conat and her critically acclaimed international Trio Brasileiro, English musician John Waite (1984's 'Missin... (more...)


Violinist Mairead Nesbitt Joins ROCKTOPIA National TourViolinist Mairead Nesbitt Joins ROCKTOPIA National Tour
February 14, 2017

RTT has announced the addition of Mairead Nesbitt to the cast of the inaugural live concert tour ROCKTOPIA: A Classical (R)evolution. (more...)


Royal Scottish National Orchestra Florida Tour Begins 3/13Royal Scottish National Orchestra Florida Tour Begins 3/13
February 09, 2017

This March, the Royal Scottish National Orchestra will embark upon its first trip to the United States in more than 35 years.  The RSNO, together with Music Director Peter Oundjian and violinist Nicol... (more...)


ROCKTOPIA LIVE to Jam at the Fisher Theatre This SpringROCKTOPIA LIVE to Jam at the Fisher Theatre This Spring
February 09, 2017

RTT has announced the cast of the inaugural live concert tour ROCKTOPIA: A Classical (R)evolution. (more...)


Royal Scottish National Orchestra to Embark on First U.S. Tour in More Than 35 YearsRoyal Scottish National Orchestra to Embark on First U.S. Tour in More Than 35 Years
February 09, 2017

This March, the Royal Scottish National Orchestra will embark upon its first trip to the United States in more than 35 years.  The RSNO, together with Music Director Peter Oundjian and violinist Nicol... (more...)


San Diego Repertory Theatre to present World Premiere of INTO THE BEAUTIFUL NORTHSan Diego Repertory Theatre to present World Premiere of INTO THE BEAUTIFUL NORTH
February 07, 2017

San Diego Repertory Theatre (San Diego REP) has announced the sixth and final show of their 2017/18 season "Into the Beautiful North." This world premiere, one of the National New Play Network's rolli... (more...)


Bruce Hornsby, Christopher Cross and More Coming Up at City Winery ChicagoBruce Hornsby, Christopher Cross and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
February 07, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces four shows with Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers, plus concerts by Grammy Award winner Christopher Cross, American soul and R&B singer Goapele an... (more...)


ACO Announces 40th Anniversary Season Featuring Reich's 80th Birthday Celebration, World Premieres by Paola Prestini, Trevor Weston, and David Hertzberg and More!ACO Announces 40th Anniversary Season Featuring Reich's 80th Birthday Celebration, World Premieres by Paola Prestini, Trevor Weston, and David Hertzberg and More!
February 07, 2017

American Composers Orchestra (ACO), under the leadership of Artistic Director Derek Bermel and Music Director George Manahan, continues its 40th Anniversary Season on Friday, March 24, 2017 at 7:30pm ... (more...)


Pianist Kirill Gerstein to Perform in New York and New JerseyPianist Kirill Gerstein to Perform in New York and New Jersey
February 07, 2017

Pianist Kirill Gerstein assumes a variety of roles-solo recitalist, chamber musician, and concerto soloist-in New York- and New Jersey-based performances from Thursday, February 23, to Wednesday, Marc... (more...)


Kravis Center Promises An Entertainment-Packed March With Numerous Concerts, Shows & Superstar PerformersKravis Center Promises An Entertainment-Packed March With Numerous Concerts, Shows & Superstar Performers
February 07, 2017

The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts continues its star-packed 25th anniversary season in March 2017 with amazing performances from Hollywood to Bollywood, several fascinating lectures... (more...)


Fort Worth Oprea Announces Line Up Of Unpublished Operas, 5/3-5/4Fort Worth Oprea Announces Line Up Of Unpublished Operas, 5/3-5/4
February 07, 2017

Fort Worth Opera (FWOpera) announced today the names of the eight composer and librettist teams whose unpublished works have been selected for the company's fifth annual, critically acclaimed new work... (more...)


PNC Pops to Welcome Best of Broadway for 'STANDING OVATIONS'PNC Pops to Welcome Best of Broadway for 'STANDING OVATIONS'
February 02, 2017

The PNC Pops proves 'there's no business like show business' during an evening of Broadway showstoppers with 'Broadway Standing Ovations' on February 17-19 at Heinz Hall. (more...)


Music Director Leonard Slatkin Conducts Orchestre National de Lyon First American Tour Since 2003Music Director Leonard Slatkin Conducts Orchestre National de Lyon First American Tour Since 2003
February 01, 2017

Beginning February 18, the Orchestre National de Lyon, “probably the most refined ensemble of the world” (The Guardian),  tours the United States for the first time since 2003, playing concerts with m... (more...)


Rhode Island Philharmonic Presents Beethoven's EROICA, 2/18Rhode Island Philharmonic Presents Beethoven's EROICA, 2/18
February 01, 2017

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and Music Director Larry Rachleff welcome acclaimed pianist Robert Levin for a return engagement at The VETS. Levin is joined by his wife, renowned pianist Ya-F... (more...)


Ken Ludwig's Starry A COMEDY OF TENORS Guffaws at Paper Mill Playhouse Starting TomorrowKen Ludwig's Starry A COMEDY OF TENORS Guffaws at Paper Mill Playhouse Starting Tomorrow
January 31, 2017

Paper Mill Playhouse, recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, presents the comedy by Ken Ludwig, A Comedy of Tenors, the hilarious sequel to the Tony Award-winning comedy Lend Me a Tenor. A... (more...)


SPCO's Liquid Music to Present Sarah Kirkland Snider's UNREMEMBEREDSPCO's Liquid Music to Present Sarah Kirkland Snider's UNREMEMBERED
January 30, 2017

Sarah Kirkland Snider's Unremembered, "one of the most significant and harrowing releases of [2015]" (Thought Catalog), explores the fragility and nuance of memories and emotions in an hour-long, 13-p... (more...)


Pasadena Symphony Presents Natasha Paremski In Piano Concerto No. 2Pasadena Symphony Presents Natasha Paremski In Piano Concerto No. 2
January 28, 2017

Join Music Director David Lockington and the Pasadena Symphony for a romantically Russian program on Saturday, February 18th with award winning pianist Natasha Paremski performing Rachmaninoff's Piano... (more...)


American Composers Orchestra Launches EarShot Composer ArchiveAmerican Composers Orchestra Launches EarShot Composer Archive
January 28, 2017

EarShot, the National Orchestral Composition Discovery Network, announces the launch of the EarShot Composer Archive, a new database of audio excerpts, program notes, and score samples by more than 14... (more...)


Rob Evan, Chloe Lowery, Kimberly Nichole, Tony Vincent and More Tapped for ROCKTOPIA's First-Ever National TourRob Evan, Chloe Lowery, Kimberly Nichole, Tony Vincent and More Tapped for ROCKTOPIA's First-Ever National Tour
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RTT has announced the cast of the inaugural live concert tour ROCKTOPIA: A Classical (R)evolution. (more...)


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