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BIO: Yo-Yo Ma’s multi-faceted career is testament to his continual search for new ways to communicate with audiences, and to his personal desire for artistic growth and renewal. Whether performing new or f... (read more...)

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Chicago Symphony Orchestra Celebrates PIERRE BOULEZ's 90th BirthdayChicago Symphony Orchestra Celebrates PIERRE BOULEZ's 90th Birthday
February 26, 2015

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) celebrates the 90th birthday of its Helen Regenstein Conductor Emeritus Pierre Boulez this month with several concerts that pay tribute to his life and work as a... (more...)


Long Yu Reveals 'Compose 20:20'Long Yu Reveals 'Compose 20:20'
February 25, 2015

Conductor Long Yu announces 'the creation of an entire canon of new music, one of the most important projects in my life' - Compose 20:20 (more...)


Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform Stravinsky's FIREBIRD, 3/6Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform Stravinsky's FIREBIRD, 3/6
February 20, 2015

PITTSBURGH – It's going to get hot in Heinz Hall during the BNY Mellon Grand Classics: Stravinsky's Firebird on March 6-8. (more...)


ALL GONE WEST to Run 3/28-4/18 at Teatro CirculoALL GONE WEST to Run 3/28-4/18 at Teatro Circulo
February 19, 2015

'All Gone West,' a new play by John Attanas, transports us to the New York jazz scene of the early 50's. An Army vet, in love with a secretary at CCNY, would win her by setting up a be-bop club on Ni... (more...)


Tony Winner Patti LuPone Coming to MPAC, 3/21Tony Winner Patti LuPone Coming to MPAC, 3/21
February 18, 2015

Tony-Winning performer Patti LuPone takes the stage for an evening of Broadway favorites at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 8 pm. Tickets are $49-89. (more...)


Grammy Award Winning Violinist Mark O'Connor Joins Cadenza Artists RosterGrammy Award Winning Violinist Mark O'Connor Joins Cadenza Artists Roster
February 12, 2015

Cadenza Artists has just announced that violinist and composer Mark O'Connor, acclaimed for his “fire and heart-on-the-sleeve emotional involvement” (Chicago Tribune) and “fabulous instrumental master... (more...)


Joyce DiDonato to Close Out Carnegie Hall's Perspectives Series with Philadelphia Orchestra, 3/18Joyce DiDonato to Close Out Carnegie Hall's Perspectives Series with Philadelphia Orchestra, 3/18
February 11, 2015

Celebrated mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato concludes her season-long Carnegie Hall Perspectives series on Wednesday, March 18 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, joining The Philadelphia O... (more...)


Spring 2015 Gala to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of New York Phil's 'Concerts in the Parks', May 19Spring 2015 Gala to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of New York Phil's 'Concerts in the Parks', May 19
February 10, 2015

The New York Philharmonic's Spring Gala will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks, featuring a concert of music from iconic moments throughout the history ... (more...)


The Silk Road Ensemble and Yo-Yo Ma Present Concert at Heinz Hall, 2/25The Silk Road Ensemble and Yo-Yo Ma Present Concert at Heinz Hall, 2/25
February 10, 2015

The ancient Silk Road takes a new route through Heinz Hall on February 25 when cello superstar Yo-Yo Ma and his music collective bring their unique program to Pittsburgh. (more...)


Billy Childs Jazz Quartet, Barbara Carroll & More Come to Birdland, Beginning 2/16Billy Childs Jazz Quartet, Barbara Carroll & More Come to Birdland, Beginning 2/16
February 06, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its schedule for February 16 - February 22, including the Billy Childs Jazz Quartet, Barbara Carroll, Jazz Party with Natalie Douglas, and more. Details below! (more...)


BREAKING! Alan Gilbert to Step Down as Music Director of the New York Philharmonic, 2017BREAKING! Alan Gilbert to Step Down as Music Director of the New York Philharmonic, 2017
February 06, 2015

After eight seasons with the New York Philharmonic, Alan Gilbert will step down as music director in 2017, the orchestra said. (more...)


STAGE TUBE: Mikhail Baryshnikov and Lil Buck Team Up for 'Rag and Bone' Ad CampaignSTAGE TUBE: Mikhail Baryshnikov and Lil Buck Team Up for 'Rag and Bone' Ad Campaign
by Stage Tube - February 05, 2015

67-year old ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov proves he still has it in a video campaign with street dancer Lil Buck for Rag and Bone, which showcases a contemporary style. (more...)


NY Phil's Young People's Concerts to Continue with Silk Road Ensemble, 2/21NY Phil's Young People's Concerts to Continue with Silk Road Ensemble, 2/21
February 04, 2015

The New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (YPCs) continue Saturday, February 21, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. with the program "Orchestra Transformed," the third in this season's series, SUPER SONIC MUS... (more...)


Edo De Waart to Conduct Strauss Concert at MSO, 2/27Edo De Waart to Conduct Strauss Concert at MSO, 2/27
February 04, 2015

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 02/04/2015 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present de Waart Conducts Strauss on February 27-28, 2015 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Th... (more...)


Skirball Cultural Center to Welcome the Ghazal Ensemble, 3/15Skirball Cultural Center to Welcome the Ghazal Ensemble, 3/15
February 03, 2015

The Skirball Cultural Center presents the Grammy-nominated Ghazal Ensemble on Sunday, March 15, 2015, at 7:00 p.m., featuring Iranian master Kayhan Kalhor (kamancheh), Indian sitar virtuoso Shujaat Hu... (more...)


FirstWorks to Welcome NOCHE FLAMENCA, 3/27FirstWorks to Welcome NOCHE FLAMENCA, 3/27
February 03, 2015

FirstWorks presents Spain's most authentic flamenco touring company, SOLEDAD BARRIO and NOCHE FLAMENCA in a searing, spellbinding evening of incomparable flamenco dance, song (cante flamenco), and gui... (more...)


Alan Gilbert Returns to the Met Opera to Lead DON GIOVANNI, Tomorrow!Alan Gilbert Returns to the Met Opera to Lead DON GIOVANNI, Tomorrow!
February 03, 2015

Following the final performances in his celebrated Nielsen Project and his triumphant Verdi Requiem with the New York Philharmonic, Alan Gilbert returns to the Metropolitan Opera for the first time in... (more...)


Elizabeth Tryon Announces Latest Music Video 'Hot Stuff' Elizabeth Tryon Announces Latest Music Video 'Hot Stuff'
February 03, 2015

Elizabeth Tryon announced the re-launch of her website www.elizabethtryon.com and the release of her highly anticipated video, a comedic remake of Donna Summer's 'Hot Stuff' on YouTube (more...)


The World Music Institute Presents ECHOES OF THE DIVINE: JEWISH WOMEN'S VOICES, 2/25The World Music Institute Presents ECHOES OF THE DIVINE: JEWISH WOMEN'S VOICES, 2/25
February 03, 2015

The World Music Institute continues its intimate Global Salon series with Echoes of the Divine: Jewish Women's Voices on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Talia Theater at Symphony Spac... (more...)


Legendary Violinist Itzhak Perlman Returns To Houston To Perform And ConductLegendary Violinist Itzhak Perlman Returns To Houston To Perform And Conduct
January 31, 2015

Internationally celebrated violinist Itzhak Perlman will return to Houston to conduct and perform classical masterworks with the Houston Symphony on February 12-15, 2015, at 8:00 p.m. (more...)


DPTV and PBS Present Live Streaming of Art & Culture Discussion to Kick Off Black History Month, TodayDPTV and PBS Present Live Streaming of Art & Culture Discussion to Kick Off Black History Month, Today
January 30, 2015

Detroit Public Television and PBS Black Culture Connection are teaming up today and throughout the weekend in Detroit as more than 300 artists, stakeholders, educators and cultural activists gather at... (more...)


Wu Man to Perfrom at Asia Society, with the Silk Road Ensemble & NY Phil in FebruaryWu Man to Perfrom at Asia Society, with the Silk Road Ensemble & NY Phil in February
January 29, 2015

Grammy Award-nominated pipa player Wu Man, named Musical America's Instrumentalist of the Year in 2013, joins the foremost ambassadors of music and instrumental traditions from across the world to per... (more...)


Philadelphia Orchestra Announces New Season - James Levine, John Williams, Yo Yo Ma, and More!Philadelphia Orchestra Announces New Season - James Levine, John Williams, Yo Yo Ma, and More!
January 29, 2015

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Alan Gilbert to Return to the Met Opera Next Week to Lead DON GIOVANNIAlan Gilbert to Return to the Met Opera Next Week to Lead DON GIOVANNI
January 28, 2015

Following the final performances in his celebrated Nielsen Project and his triumphant Verdi Requiem with the New York Philharmonic, Alan Gilbert returns to the Metropolitan Opera for the first time in... (more...)


Rosanne Cash Will Be Carnegie Hall's 'Perspectives' Artist in 2015-16Rosanne Cash Will Be Carnegie Hall's 'Perspectives' Artist in 2015-16
January 28, 2015

As part of its 2015-2016 season announcement, Carnegie Hall today shared that singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash will curate a four-concert Perspectives series at the Hall beginning in October 2015. (more...)







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