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The North Country Friends of the Vermont Symphony Orchestra Presents UNCORKING SPRING, 5/15 The North Country Friends of the Vermont Symphony Orchestra Presents UNCORKING SPRING, 5/15
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2015

The North Country Friends of the Vermont Symphony Orchestra announces its annual benefit party, “Uncorking Spring,” at Spates the Florist, 20 Elm Street in Newport.  The event will take place on Friday, May 15, from 6:30-8:30 pm. ... (more...)
Hungarian Cultural Center New York Presents GLASS HOUSE ORCHESTRA & MUZSIKÁS, 6/17-18 Hungarian Cultural Center New York Presents GLASS HOUSE ORCHESTRA & MUZSIKÁS, 6/17-18
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2015

Following last year's thrilling debut at the Museum of Jewish Heritage and the Kennedy Center, the Hungarian Cultural Center New York is pleased to announce the return of the international supergroup Glass House Orchestra, led by Grammy Award winning trumpeter Frank London. This time they are joined... (more...)
Keiko Matsui Makes Feinstein's at the Nikko Debut This Weekend Keiko Matsui Makes Feinstein's at the Nikko Debut This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2015

Hotel Nikko San Francisco and Michael Feinstein are thrilled to welcome internationally acclaimed pianist, composer and humanitarian Keiko Matsui to Feinstein's at the Nikko for three performances only - tonight, May 7 (8 p.m.); Friday, May 8 (8 p.m.); and Saturday, May 9 (7 p.m.). Tickets for Keiko... (more...)
Grammy Winner Terence Blanchard Performs Tonight at the Holland Center Grammy Winner Terence Blanchard Performs Tonight at the Holland Center
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2015

Omaha Performing Arts presents Grammy®-winning trumpeter Terence Blanchard in the Kiewit Hall at the Holland Performing Arts Center tonight, May 7, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $15, and are available at TicketOmaha.com, 402.345.0606 or at the Ticket Omaha Office inside the Holland Center, 1200 Doug... (more...)
Baroque Guitarist John Schneiderman Joins the LA Chamber Orchestra at Zipper Hall Tonight Baroque Guitarist John Schneiderman Joins the LA Chamber Orchestra at Zipper Hall Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 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 concertos by Vivaldi, Haydn, Kohaut and Falckenhagen tonight, May 7, 2015, 7 pm, at Zipper Hall in down... (more...)
YES Prep West Students Join Mercury Musicians for Side-by-Side Concert Tonight YES Prep West Students Join Mercury Musicians for Side-by-Side Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2015

In celebration of a year of wonderful teaching, sharing and learning, Mercury musicians and 165 YES Prep West students are hosting a concert at Wortham Center's Cullen Theater tonight, May 7th at 6:30pm.... (more...)
N.C. Symphony Performs A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM This Weekend N.C. Symphony Performs A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2015

North Carolina Symphony Music Director Grant Llewellyn will lead the orchestra, members of UNC-Chapel Hill's Carolina Choir, and an outstanding cast of actors, directed by University of North Carolina School of the Arts Dean of Drama Carl Forsman, in a theatrical / symphonic presentation of William ... (more...)
Musiqa Performs PRETTY/DIRTY at the CAMH Tonight Musiqa Performs PRETTY/DIRTY at the CAMH Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2015

Musiqa, winner of the 2013 Chamber Music America/ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming, presents a free loft concert, Pretty/Dirty, at the Contemporary Arts Museum tonight, May 7 at 7:30 PM. The... (more...)
CSO Streams Performance of BEETHOVEN'S SYMPHONY NO. 9 Today CSO Streams Performance of BEETHOVEN'S SYMPHONY NO. 9 Today
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2015

Music Director Riccardo Muti and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's September 2014 performance of Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, which opened the CSO's 2014/15 season, will be available for free on-demand video streaming beginning today, May 7, 2015 at 11 a.m. Central time.... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN'S 'EMPEROR' This Weekend The Pacific Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN'S 'EMPEROR' This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 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 concert, "Beethoven's 'Emperor.'" Pianist Barry Douglas, gold medal winner at the 1986 Tchaikovsky Interna... (more...)
Schimmel Center to Welcome Soprano Heidi Melton for 'VOCE' Series, 5/17 Schimmel Center to Welcome Soprano Heidi Melton for 'VOCE' Series, 5/17
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

On Sunday, May 17 at 3pm, Schimmel Center at Pace University will present an afternoon with the dramatic soprano, Heidi Melton, accompanied by pianist John Parr.... (more...)
San Francisco Conservatory of Music Announces Major Composition Prizes San Francisco Conservatory of Music Announces Major Composition Prizes
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music has announced the winners of its two major composition prizes scheduled for world premieres during the 2015-16 season. First-year graduate student Michael Kropf '16 won the Highsmith Award, SFCM's top composition prize for a current student or recent graduate,... (more...)
N.C. Symphony to Perform POPS GOES VEGAS, 5/15-16 N.C. Symphony to Perform POPS GOES VEGAS, 5/15-16
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

The North Carolina Symphony will pay tribute to iconic music and lavish shows in the finale of its 2014-15 Pops series, Pops Goes Vegas, Friday, May 15, and Saturday, May 16, at 8 p.m. in Meymandi Concert Hall in downtown Raleigh. The concert program, which features such classic numbers as 'Luck Be ... (more...)
Real Vocal String Quartet to Showcase New EP in Concert at the Freight, 6/11 Real Vocal String Quartet to Showcase New EP in Concert at the Freight, 6/11
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

BERKELEY, CA, May 5, 2015 -- In preparation for the recording of its third studio album, Real Vocal String Quartet is pleased to announce its return to the Freight & Salvage in Berkeley, a concert featuring five original songs that will comprise its new 'American' EP to be released in early 2016. RV... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra Offers Four Music Summer Camps Canton Symphony Orchestra Offers Four Music Summer Camps
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (May 5, 2015) – Canton Symphony Orchestra (CSO) is pleased to offer four summer music camps.   The first three camps are for aspiring student musicians, and the fourth is a special opportunity open to all individuals and families in the Greater Canton area.  These week-long camps will b... (more...)
BPO Announces Dates for International Guitar Concerto Competition BPO Announces Dates for International Guitar Concerto Competition
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

BUFFALO, N.Y. -WNED - WBFO Buffalo-Toronto and the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra are pleased to announce the dates for the 2016 JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition.   The competition will be taking place on June 8, 9 and 11, 2016.    ... (more...)
The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Appoints Melia Peters Tourangeau as the New President and CEO The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Appoints Melia Peters Tourangeau as the New President and CEO
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra announced today the appointment of Melia Peters Tourangeau as its new president and CEO. Tourangeau comes to Pittsburgh from Salt Lake City, Utah, where she has served as president and chief executive officer of the Utah Symphony | Utah Opera (USUO) for the last sev... (more...)
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Announces MUSIC FOR PEACE CONCERT, 5/9 The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Announces MUSIC FOR PEACE CONCERT, 5/9
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

In the wake of Baltimore's recent unrest and tensions resulting from the death of Freddie Gray, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) announces a Music for Peace concert on May 9, 2015, at Mount Lebanon Baptist Church in West Baltimore (in the Mondawmin Mall neighborhood). Last week musicians of th... (more...)
Ron Rifkin Joins The Collegiate Chorale's THE ROAD OF PROMISE Tonight Ron Rifkin Joins The Collegiate Chorale's THE ROAD OF PROMISE Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

The Collegiate Chorale announces that Ron Rifkin will join the cast of the US Premiere of Kurt Weill's The Road of Promise tonight, May 6, 2015 at 8pm and May 7, 2015 at 7pm at Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019.... (more...)
Sacred Music in a Sacred Space Performs Bach's Mass in B Minor Tonight Sacred Music in a Sacred Space Performs Bach's Mass in B Minor Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

Conductor K. Scott Warren, the acclaimed Choir and Orchestra of St. Ignatius Loyola and a lineup of exceptional vocal soloists perform one of classical music's most revered works.... (more...)
PSO Bassoonist Brad Balliet Hosts Reed-Making Demonstration Tonight PSO Bassoonist Brad Balliet Hosts Reed-Making Demonstration Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

Tonight, May 6 at 7 pm, Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO) principal bassoonist Brad Balliett will give a presentation on reed making for wind instruments, giving patrons a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at one of the facets of the lives of double-reed wind players. The free event is offered by ... (more...)
The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra Presents Max Richter's RECOMPOSED - VIVALDI, Now thru May 19 The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra Presents Max Richter's RECOMPOSED - VIVALDI, Now thru May 19
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

Inspired equally by Bach, punk rock and ambient electronica, Max Richter's sonic world blends a formal classical training (at the Royal Academy of Music) with modern technology. ... (more...)
Jake Shimabukuro, eighth Blackbird, 'ANNE FRANK' and More Set for Texas Performing Arts' 2015-16 Season Jake Shimabukuro, eighth Blackbird, 'ANNE FRANK' and More Set for Texas Performing Arts' 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2015

Texas Performing Arts continues to present world-class performances to the University of Texas at Austin and Central Texas audiences with the unveiling of the 2015-2016 season. This season highlights talent from around the world in a diverse mix of music, theatre, and dance.... (more...)
Koerner Quartet to Welcome Young Prodigies for SUMMER SERENADE, June 7 Koerner Quartet to Welcome Young Prodigies for SUMMER SERENADE, June 7
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2015

The Koerner Quartet, along with special guest prodigies, close their 2014/15 season and welcome the change of season with Summer Serenade, taking place on Sunday, June 7 at 7pm in the Vancouver Academy of Music's (VAM) Koerner Recital Hall. The concert's dramatic program promises to captivate with w... (more...)
Live From Lincoln Center's Chamber Music Society Broadcast Postponed Live From Lincoln Center's Chamber Music Society Broadcast Postponed
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2015

Due to scheduling, the recent Live From Lincoln Center broadcast, featuring the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, announced to air July 31, 2015 will be postponed to air at a future date to be announced. ... (more...)


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