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Staged! to Present PARADE by Jason Robert Brown, 9/20-10/12Staged! to Present PARADE by Jason Robert Brown, 9/20-10/12
August 29, 2014

Staged! and Tony Award-winning Broadway composer Jason Robert Brown go way back. For the past three years the company has been delighting musical theatre audiences with top-notch production of the com... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Feature Cellist Alisa Weilerstein, 9/19Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Feature Cellist Alisa Weilerstein, 9/19
August 29, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 08/28/2014 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present Alisa Weilerstein Plays Elgar on September 19-20, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Art... (more...)


Ludovic Morlot to Lead LA Phil in Mozart, Mendelssohn, Barber and More, 9/2 & 4Ludovic Morlot to Lead LA Phil in Mozart, Mendelssohn, Barber and More, 9/2 & 4
August 28, 2014

Conductor Ludovic Morlot ushers in the month of September by leading the Los Angeles Philharmonic in two classical performances, Tuesday, September 2 and Thursday, September 4, both at 8 pm. (more...)


Morris Performing Arts Center Announces New Morris Text ClubMorris Performing Arts Center Announces New Morris Text Club
August 28, 2014

The Morris Performing Arts Center, South Bend, Indiana, announces the launch of its NEW Morris Text Club. Anyone with a cell phone, which can send and receive text messages, can join the free Text Clu... (more...)


Oakland East Bay Symphony Announces Performance Schedule for Upcoming Season; BROTHERS IN ARTS to Premiere, 11/7Oakland East Bay Symphony Announces Performance Schedule for Upcoming Season; BROTHERS IN ARTS to Premiere, 11/7
August 28, 2014

Oakland, CA, August 28, 2014 – The West Coast Premiere of Chris Brubeck and Guillaume Saint-James' jazz-orchestral work Brothers in Arts will highlight the 2014-2015 season opening of the Oakland East... (more...)


Seth MacFarlane to Join John Williams and the LA Phil for MAESTRO OF THE MOVIES This WeekendSeth MacFarlane to Join John Williams and the LA Phil for MAESTRO OF THE MOVIES This Weekend
August 27, 2014

Legendary film composer John Williams returns to the Hollywood Bowl to lead the Los Angeles Philharmonic in an exciting weekend of music from the silver screen, Friday and Saturday, August 29 and 30, ... (more...)


Cast Change - Jamie Barton to Sing 'Adalgisa' in San Francisco Opera's NORMA, Running 9/5-30Cast Change - Jamie Barton to Sing 'Adalgisa' in San Francisco Opera's NORMA, Running 9/5-30
August 27, 2014

San Francisco Opera today announced a cast change for the Company's season-opening new production of Vincenzo Bellini's Norma, presented September 5-30, 2014 at the War Memorial Opera House. American... (more...)


Princeton Symphony Partners with Princeton Public Library for 'PSO GOES TO THE MOVIES', 9/15Princeton Symphony Partners with Princeton Public Library for 'PSO GOES TO THE MOVIES', 9/15
August 27, 2014

On Monday, September 15, at 7 pm, The Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO) and the Princeton Public Library partner to kick off the 2014-2015 PSO Soundtracks Series with 'PSO Goes to the Movies: Music f... (more...)


Get to Know André Watts, Appearing in the Beethoven Festival with the A2SOGet to Know André Watts, Appearing in the Beethoven Festival with the A2SO
August 27, 2014

André Watts burst upon the music world at the age of 16 when Leonard Bernstein chose him to make his debut with the New York Philharmonic in their Young People's Concerts, broadcast nationwide on CBS-... (more...)


Light Opera Works to Present COLE PORTER'S GREATEST HITS, 10/3-12Light Opera Works to Present COLE PORTER'S GREATEST HITS, 10/3-12
August 27, 2014

Light Opera Works will present COLE PORTER'S GREATEST HITS October 3 through 12 at the Nichols Concert Hall in Evanston. (more...)


The Houston Grand Opera Announces 60th Anniversary Season, Featuring World Premiere of A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Iain Bell and MoreThe Houston Grand Opera Announces 60th Anniversary Season, Featuring World Premiere of A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Iain Bell and More
August 27, 2014

Houston Grand Opera's 2014–15 season, the company's 60th anniversary season, includes the world premiere of A Christmas Carol by Iain Bell—the company's 55th new commission —from award-winning Dicken... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Opens the 2014-15 Classics Series with DON GIOVANNI, 9/13-16The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Opens the 2014-15 Classics Series with DON GIOVANNI, 9/13-16
August 27, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra opens the 2014.15 Classics series with Don Giovanni on September 13-14 & 16, 2014, led by Music Director Edo de Waart. This concert production features an internationa... (more...)


Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to Host 'O Say Can You See' Gala, 9/20Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to Host 'O Say Can You See' Gala, 9/20
August 27, 2014

Signaling the start of the social season, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) will hold its annual Gala Celebration on Saturday, September 20 at 8:30 p.m. at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Thi... (more...)


Ramsey Lewis, Neil Berg's 100 YEARS OF BROADWAY, Lydia Johnson Dance and More Set for SOPAC's 2014-15 LineupRamsey Lewis, Neil Berg's 100 YEARS OF BROADWAY, Lydia Johnson Dance and More Set for SOPAC's 2014-15 Lineup
August 26, 2014

South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) has announced its 2014-15 performance schedule through February 2015. (more...)


Utah Symphony to End Summer With VIDEO GAMES LIVE Concerts, 9/6Utah Symphony to End Summer With VIDEO GAMES LIVE Concerts, 9/6
August 26, 2014

Transport yourself into the world of 8-bit and CGI with music straight from the world of computer and video games in Video Games Live. The Utah Symphony hosts two spectacular performances on Sept. 6 a... (more...)


LACO to Open 2014-15 Season with World Premiere, Beethoven and Saint-Saens, 9/20-21LACO to Open 2014-15 Season with World Premiere, Beethoven and Saint-Saens, 9/20-21
August 26, 2014

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO), led by Music Director Jeffrey Kahane, launches its 2014-15 season with the world premiere of a work for strings and percussion by young Australian-born composer C... (more...)


James Conlon Steps Down as Ravinia Festival's Music DirectorJames Conlon Steps Down as Ravinia Festival's Music Director
August 26, 2014

According to the New York Times, Ravinia Festival music director James Conlon announced that he will depart his position after the 2015 season. He told NYT: "I have worked year-round, including every ... (more...)


Cellist Rachael Lander and More to Be Featured on ADDICTS' SYMPHONYCellist Rachael Lander and More to Be Featured on ADDICTS' SYMPHONY
August 26, 2014

On August 27 at 11pm on Channel 4, Addicts' Symphony will air, which discusses the highly respectable world of classical musicians linked to addictive behaviour. Composer, musician and recovering alc... (more...)


D-DAY: NORMANDY 1944 Offers Free Labor Day Weekend Tickets to Military/VeteransD-DAY: NORMANDY 1944 Offers Free Labor Day Weekend Tickets to Military/Veterans
August 25, 2014

3D Entertainment Distribution invites audiences to step back in time with the new documentary film “D-Day: Normandy 1944,” which opened at the Kirby Science Discovery Center Wells Fargo CineDome Theat... (more...)


Lincoln Center Announces 2014-15 White Light Festival and 'Great Performers' Series UpdatesLincoln Center Announces 2014-15 White Light Festival and 'Great Performers' Series Updates
August 25, 2014

A number of program changes and additions have been made to the performances, screenings, and events of Lincoln Center'sWhite Light Festival 2014 and Great Performers 2014-2015 series. See below! (more...)


Nitzan Haroz Appointed Principal Trombone for Philadelphia OrchestraNitzan Haroz Appointed Principal Trombone for Philadelphia Orchestra
August 24, 2014

The Philadelphia Orchestra announces the appointment of Nitzan Haroz as principal trombone, effective immediately. Haroz returns to The Philadelphia Orchestra, where he was principal trombone from 199... (more...)


Stephane Deneve Leads the LA Phil and Pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin in Two Nights of Classical Concerts at the Hollywood Bowl, 8/26, 28Stephane Deneve Leads the LA Phil and Pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin in Two Nights of Classical Concerts at the Hollywood Bowl, 8/26, 28
August 24, 2014

Conductor Stephane Deneve graces the Hollywood Bowl stage with his commanding presence as he leads the Los Angeles Philharmonic Tuesday, August 26, at 8 pm, and a repeat performance Thursday, August 2... (more...)


San Francisco Conservatory of Music Announces 2014-15 SeasonSan Francisco Conservatory of Music Announces 2014-15 Season
August 22, 2014

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music is adding depth and diversity to what is already the Bay Area's most comprehensive concert season. In 2014-15, SFCM presents twelve orchestra concerts, three fu... (more...)


Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic to Continue THE NIELSEN PROJECT, 10/1-3Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic to Continue THE NIELSEN PROJECT, 10/1-3
August 20, 2014

The New York Philharmonic and Alan Gilbert continue The Nielsen Project - the Philharmonic's acclaimed multi-season survey of the six symphonies and three concertos by Danish composer Carl Nielsen (18... (more...)


The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Honor Former Music Director Lorin Maazel, 9/19-21The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Honor Former Music Director Lorin Maazel, 9/19-21
August 20, 2014

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will honor its former music director, Lorin Maazel, who passed away on July 13, 2014, during the first subscription weekend of its BNY Mellon Grand Classics season on... (more...)







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