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New York Phil to Present CONTACT! as Part of 'Focus on Japan'New York Phil to Present CONTACT! as Part of 'Focus on Japan'
April 28, 2015

The sixth season of CONTACT!, the New York Philharmonic's new-music series, concludes with "Focus on Japan," Friday, June 5, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, led by Jeffrey Milars... (more...)


Stages St. Louis Sets Casts for 2015 SeasonStages St. Louis Sets Casts for 2015 Season
April 27, 2015

STAGES St. Louis has announced casting for its exhilarating 29th season: Smokey Joe's Cafe, Anything Goes, and The Full Monty. This season's exceptional talent voyages through songs and stories of div... (more...)


Kimmel Center to Host Free Public Workshops from 2014-15 Jazz Residency Program, 6/19-20Kimmel Center to Host Free Public Workshops from 2014-15 Jazz Residency Program, 6/19-20
April 24, 2015

Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts announces series of FREE public workshops featuring the artists from the 2014-15 Jazz Residency program.  The Philadelphia community is invited to engage in the c... (more...)


New York Philharmonic Appoints Arizona Musicfest's Frank Huang as New ConcertmasterNew York Philharmonic Appoints Arizona Musicfest's Frank Huang as New Concertmaster
April 24, 2015

The New York Philharmonic has announced Chinese-born American violinist,  Frank Huang as their new Concertmaster.  Huang has served as the Arizona Musicfest Orchestra Concertmaster for the last two... (more...)


Grammy Award-Winning Violinist James Ehnes Returns to Houston to Perform Beethoven's Violin Concerto, 5/8Grammy Award-Winning Violinist James Ehnes Returns to Houston to Perform Beethoven's Violin Concerto, 5/8
April 24, 2015

Canadian violinist James Ehnes returns to Jones Hall on May 8-10 to perform Beethoven's Violin Concerto, one of the most indelible and profound masterpieces of the violin repertoire. (more...)


Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. to Headline Salute to Sinatra and Billie HolidayLandau Eugene Murphy Jr. to Headline Salute to Sinatra and Billie Holiday
April 23, 2015

Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. will co-headline a very special "Centennial Salute To Sinatra and Billie Holiday" Friday night May 1st at the Scottish Rite Auditorium in Collingswood, NJ, in suburban Philade... (more...)


Philadelphia Youth Orchestra's PRYSM to Present 8th Annual Festival Concert, 5/16Philadelphia Youth Orchestra's PRYSM to Present 8th Annual Festival Concert, 5/16
April 22, 2015

?For the young students of PRYSM, the premier Philadelphia Youth Orchestra ensemble for beginner and intermediate string students ages 6-17, there is a palpable feeling of excitement in the air. These... (more...)


On Site Opera's THE BARBER OF SEVILLE to Run 6/9-13On Site Opera's THE BARBER OF SEVILLE to Run 6/9-13
April 22, 2015

This summer, On Site Opera (OSO) will present a new production that exemplifies the company's mission to stage operas in non-traditional locations ideally suited to the stories they tell. OSO will off... (more...)


DCINY to Present Verdi's REQUIEM With 400 Voices at Carnegie Hall, 5/24DCINY to Present Verdi's REQUIEM With 400 Voices at Carnegie Hall, 5/24
April 21, 2015

Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) presents Verdi's Messa da Requiem, a monumental work for chorus, soloists and orchestra, replete with intense drama and gloriously beautiful melod... (more...)


2015 Lotte Lenya Competition Winners Announced!2015 Lotte Lenya Competition Winners Announced!
April 21, 2015

In a record-breaking year for the number of prizes and total cash awarded, Lauren Michelle, of Los Angeles, won the $15,000 First Prize in the finals of the 2015 Lotte Lenya Competition, sponsored by ... (more...)


Gotham Chamber Opera Sets 15th Anniversary SeasonGotham Chamber Opera Sets 15th Anniversary Season
April 21, 2015

Gotham Chamber Opera announces its 15th Anniversary Season, which will begin in the fall of 2015 with a 15th Anniversary Celebration Concert (date and venue tba). The season continues in February 2016... (more...)


Nikki M. James, Gabriel Ebert & More Head Off-Broadway for LCT3's New Musical PRELUDESNikki M. James, Gabriel Ebert & More Head Off-Broadway for LCT3's New Musical PRELUDES
April 21, 2015

Eisa Davis, Gabriel Ebert, Nikki M. James, Joseph Keckler, Chris Sarandon, and Or Matias, on piano, begin rehearsals today for the LCT3/Lincoln Center Theater production of PRELUDES, a new musical by ... (more...)


David Adkins, Kate Baldwin, Greg Edelman, Alison Fraser and More Set for Berkshire Theatre Group's 2015 Summer Season; Casting Announced!David Adkins, Kate Baldwin, Greg Edelman, Alison Fraser and More Set for Berkshire Theatre Group's 2015 Summer Season; Casting Announced!
April 20, 2015

Berkshire Theatre Group and Artistic Director/CEO, Kate Maguire, are thrilled to announce the casting for Berkshire Theatre Group's 87th summer season. (more...)


Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia to Pay Tribute to Billy Strayhorn at Kimmel Center, 5/9Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia to Pay Tribute to Billy Strayhorn at Kimmel Center, 5/9
April 20, 2015

Legendary jazz composer Billy Strayhorn's music takes center stage when the Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia (JOP) plays tribute in the Perelman Theater on Saturday, May 9 at 8p.m. Presented by the Kimm... (more...)


Semi-Finalists Announced for the 40th Annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg CompetitionSemi-Finalists Announced for the 40th Annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition
April 19, 2015

The Houston Symphony and the Houston Symphony League announced today the semi-finalists for the 40th annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition, the country's only orchestra-run multi-instrumental c... (more...)


Reflections Series International to Perform NATURE'S BOUNTY, 5/21Reflections Series International to Perform NATURE'S BOUNTY, 5/21
April 19, 2015

NEW YORK, NY — On Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 7:30pm, violinist and artistic director Gil Morgenstern's acclaimed Reflections Series International will present its final concert of the 2014-2015 season,... (more...)


Houston Symphony Announces 2015 Ima Hogg Competition Semi-FinalistsHouston Symphony Announces 2015 Ima Hogg Competition Semi-Finalists
April 17, 2015

The Houston Symphony and the Houston Symphony League announced today the semi-finalists for the 40th annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition, the country's only orchestra-run multi-instrumental c... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN'S 'EMPEROR,' 5/7-9The Pacific Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN'S 'EMPEROR,' 5/7-9
April 17, 2015

From simple beauty to dazzling grandeur, Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor” requires extreme virtuosity from its soloist, making it an ideal centerpiece for Pacific Symphony's upcoming concer... (more...)


Paul Moravec & Terry Teachout to Create New Work Honoring John V. Sinclair's 25th Anniversary with Bach Festival Society of Winter ParkPaul Moravec & Terry Teachout to Create New Work Honoring John V. Sinclair's 25th Anniversary with Bach Festival Society of Winter Park
April 16, 2015

Bach Festival Society of Winter Park is pleased to announce the commissioning of a new work in celebration of conductor and artistic director John V. Sinclair's 25th anniversary with the Society. The ... (more...)


Sacramento Philharmonic & Opera to Launch ART INVASIONSSacramento Philharmonic & Opera to Launch ART INVASIONS
April 16, 2015

With the thundering applause of thousands of greater Sacramento children still reverberating in the Community Center Theater, the Sacramento Philharmonic & Opera (SacPhil & Opera) announced today “Art... (more...)


Josh Groban Announces North American Tour Dates, TV Appearaces in Support of New Album 'Stages'!Josh Groban Announces North American Tour Dates, TV Appearaces in Support of New Album 'Stages'!
April 16, 2015

Multi-platinum recording artist Josh Groban has announced that he will launch a Fall 2015 North American tour in support of his upcoming album Stages. (more...)


Baroque Guitarist John Schneiderman to Join the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra at Zipper Hall, 5/7Baroque Guitarist John Schneiderman to Join the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra at Zipper Hall, 5/7
April 15, 2015

Critically acclaimed lute and Baroque guitar virtuoso John Schneiderman showcases his remarkable artistry on Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra's (LACO) 'Baroque Conversations' series with a program of con... (more...)


'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for April 15th. 2015'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for April 15th. 2015
by Paul W. Thompson - April 15, 2015

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. Lyric's 'Carousel' and the 'Sound Of Music' movie keep R&... (more...)


Susanna Malkki to Make NY Philharmonic Debut with Jonathan Biss, 5/21-23Susanna Malkki to Make NY Philharmonic Debut with Jonathan Biss, 5/21-23
April 14, 2015

Susanna Mälkki will make her New York Philharmonic debut conducting Brahms's Variations on a Theme by Haydn; Harvey's Tranquil Abiding; and Brahms's Piano Concerto No. 1, with Jonathan Biss as soloist... (more...)


Bach Choir of Bethlehem to Hold 108th Annual Bach Festival in MayBach Choir of Bethlehem to Hold 108th Annual Bach Festival in May
April 14, 2015

This spring the lovely historic town of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, will once again welcome Bach lovers from around the country to celebrate the incomparable Bach Choir of Bethlehem, one of America's old... (more...)







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