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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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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...)


AMERICAN CLASSICAL ORCHESTRA to Present 'As the Masters Heard It,' 3/12AMERICAN CLASSICAL ORCHESTRA to Present 'As the Masters Heard It,' 3/12
January 28, 2015

?On Thursday, March 12 at 8:00PM at Alice Tully Hall, the American Classical Orchestra, conducted byMaestro Thomas Crawford, presents Schubert's Symphony No. 9 'Great', Mozart's Mass in C 'Coronation'... (more...)


Carnegie Hall to Welcome Alan Gilbert, Marin Alsop & More During 2015-16 SeasonCarnegie Hall to Welcome Alan Gilbert, Marin Alsop & More During 2015-16 Season
January 28, 2015

Clive Gillinson, Executive and Artistic Director, today announced Carnegie Hall's 2015-2016 season consisting of more than 170 concerts as well as wide-ranging education and community programs created... (more...)


Billy Porter Will Play Lincoln Center's AMERICAN SONGBOOK Series TonightBilly Porter Will Play Lincoln Center's AMERICAN SONGBOOK Series Tonight
January 28, 2015

For four decades, LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER has presented the world's greatest performing artists. Yo-Yo Ma, Renee Fleming, Josh Groban, Audra McDonald, and dozens more have graced Lincoln Center's hal... (more...)


Daphne Rubin-Vega and Camille Zamora to Team with Sonnambula 2/5 at Hispanic SocietyDaphne Rubin-Vega and Camille Zamora to Team with Sonnambula 2/5 at Hispanic Society
January 26, 2015

Broadway star Daphne Rubin-Vega and acclaimed soprano Camille Zamora join forces with Sonnambula as the concert series at The Hispanic Society of America continues in 2015 with Zarzuela: Musica de Tea... (more...)


Chicago Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule of Events for 2015-2016 SeasonChicago Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule of Events for 2015-2016 Season
January 26, 2015

CHICAGO (January 26, 2015)— Riccardo Muti, Music Director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) and Jeff Alexander, President of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA), announce the progr... (more...)


Pianist Inna Faliks to Perform World Premiere of Clarice Assad's Godai; Brahms Sonatas Nos. 2 & 3; at BargemusicPianist Inna Faliks to Perform World Premiere of Clarice Assad's Godai; Brahms Sonatas Nos. 2 & 3; at Bargemusic
January 24, 2015

On Friday, March 20, 2015, 8 pm, BARGEMUSIC presents celebrated Ukrainian-born pianist Inna Faliks in a recital featuring the world premiere of Clarice Assad's Godai, five movements for speaking piani... (more...)


The Nevada Ballet Theatre Presents a One-Night Only Gala in Celebration of its Co-Founder and Board Co-Chair Nancy Houssels, 2/21The Nevada Ballet Theatre Presents a One-Night Only Gala in Celebration of its Co-Founder and Board Co-Chair Nancy Houssels, 2/21
January 24, 2015

Nevada Ballet Theatre (NBT) announces a spectacular one-night only gala and performance in celebration of its beloved Co-Founder and Board Co-Chair Nancy Houssels. Featuring a dazzling variety of work... (more...)


FSCJ Artist Series to Present ITZHAK PERLMAN IN CONCERT, 3/24FSCJ Artist Series to Present ITZHAK PERLMAN IN CONCERT, 3/24
January 23, 2015

Itzhak Perlman will perform at Jacksonville's Times-Union Center's Moran Theater on Tuesday, March 24 , 2015 at 7:30PM for one night only! Tickets are on sale now through the FSCJ Artist Series, spons... (more...)


Mandolinist Avi Avital to Release New Album VIVALDI on Feb 24Mandolinist Avi Avital to Release New Album VIVALDI on Feb 24
January 23, 2015

On February 24, Avital will release Vivaldi, his third album on DG that returns the instrument to its origins-the Venetian Baroque and master composer Antonio Vivaldi. On this release, Avital captures... (more...)


Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Holds Tenth Anniversary Gala Concert, 2/5Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Holds Tenth Anniversary Gala Concert, 2/5
January 23, 2015

N. Bethesda, Md. (January 23, 2015) —The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) celebrates its 10thanniversary as a founding partner and resident orchestra at the Music Center at Strathmore in Bethesda, M... (more...)


The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents CHRIS BOTTI, 2/6-8The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents CHRIS BOTTI, 2/6-8
January 23, 2015

Love is in the air this February as trumpet phenomenon and one of the bestselling jazz instrumental artists in the United States today, Chris Botti, shares his love for romantic melodies at Heinz Hall... (more...)


BSO to Offer Family Concert Honoring African-American Innovators, 2/21BSO to Offer Family Concert Honoring African-American Innovators, 2/21
January 21, 2015

In celebration of Black History Month, Associate Conductor for Education and Baltimore Symphony Youth Orchestras Artistic Director Ken Lam leads the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra in a Family Concert Se... (more...)


PBS Announces Premiere Dates for Billy Porter, Norm Lewis LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER ConcertsPBS Announces Premiere Dates for Billy Porter, Norm Lewis LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER Concerts
January 20, 2015

Today, PBS announced two upcoming broadcasts, featuring Broadway's Billy Porter and Norm Lewis. (more...)


John Pizzarelli Quartet, Marilyn Maye, Broadway Belts for PFF and More Come to Birdland in Feb 2015John Pizzarelli Quartet, Marilyn Maye, Broadway Belts for PFF and More Come to Birdland in Feb 2015
January 15, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its February 2015 schedule, featuring John Pizzarelli Quartet, Marilyn Maye, Sarah Gazarek, Billy Childs Jazz Quartet, The 5th Annual Broadway Belts for PFF, Jim Carus... (more...)


CSO Receives 2 Million Dollar Gift from the Clinton FamilyCSO Receives 2 Million Dollar Gift from the Clinton Family
January 15, 2015

CHICAGO—Jeff Alexander, President of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA), announced today that CSOA Trustee Bruce Clinton and his wife, Martha, along with members of The Clinton Family F... (more...)


Patti LuPone & More Set for New BRETT GELMAN Special on Adult Swim, 2/13Patti LuPone & More Set for New BRETT GELMAN Special on Adult Swim, 2/13
January 15, 2015

Join Brett Gelman (Dinner With Friends With Brett Gelman and Friends) for his new special Dinner With Family With Brett Gelman And Brett Gelman's Family. (more...)


Lincoln Center and New York Philharmonic Launch New Modern Opera InitiativeLincoln Center and New York Philharmonic Launch New Modern Opera Initiative
January 14, 2015

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and the New York Philharmonic today announced plans for the two organizations to collaborate on a new, multi-year opera initiative to present fully-staged produc... (more...)


The American Symphony Orchestra Begins its 2015 Classics Declassified Series TCHAIKOVSKY'S SYMPHONY NO. 4, 2/8The American Symphony Orchestra Begins its 2015 Classics Declassified Series TCHAIKOVSKY'S SYMPHONY NO. 4, 2/8
January 14, 2015

The American Symphony Orchestra begins its 2015 Classics Declassified series with Tchaikovsky's impassioned and Romantic Symphony No. 4 at Symphony Space on Sunday, February 8, 2015. Discover why the ... (more...)


New York Philharmonic's Fourth Annual Chinese New Year Concert & Gala Set for 2/24New York Philharmonic's Fourth Annual Chinese New Year Concert & Gala Set for 2/24
January 13, 2015

The New York Philharmonic, in collaboration with CAMI Music, will celebrate the Chinese New Year for the fourth consecutive year, this time welcoming the Year of the Sheep with a program of Chinese co... (more...)







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