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A2SO's Hearts for the Arts Auction Will Close at Noon, 2/26 A2SO's Hearts for the Arts Auction Will Close at Noon, 2/26
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

There is only one day left to bid online for Hearts for the Arts Auction items! Online bidding for Hearts for the Arts will close Friday at noon. Be sure to place your final online bids, or if you want to be sure to get an item you love, click “Buy it Now”. For our friends who are attending Sat... (more...)
The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Presents CABARET SONGS with Susan Lorette Dunn, 3/21 The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Presents CABARET SONGS with Susan Lorette Dunn, 3/21
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

On Saturday, March 21, Music Director LARRY RACHLEFF and the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra welcome mezzo-soprano SUSAN LORETTE DUNN back to The VETS for a performance of Kurt Weill's Cabaret Songs. The concert program also features Rachmaninoff's Symphonic Dances and Dvo?ák's Carnival Overture... (more...)
The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, 3/13-15 The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, 3/13-15
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

For more than 60 years, audiences have fallen in love with "Singin' in the Rain" and its award-winning on-screen performances by Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds. On March 13-15, audiences can experience the film in a new way with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra as part of the PNC P... (more...)
Pianist Simone Dinnerstein Joins Annapolis Symphony in PIANO CONCERTO IN G MAJOR This Weekend Pianist Simone Dinnerstein Joins Annapolis Symphony in PIANO CONCERTO IN G MAJOR This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

Celebrated American pianist Simone Dinnerstein will join the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra to perform the Piano Concerto in G major by Maurice Ravel in concerts at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts tonight, February 27 and Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 8pm.... (more...)
Merit School of Music's Conservatory Students Set for PERFORMATHON Fundraiser This Weekend Merit School of Music's Conservatory Students Set for PERFORMATHON Fundraiser This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

Over 300 students from Merit School of Music's Alice S. Pfaelzer Tuition-free Conservatory will play on...and on...and on at Performathon, a free, 12-hour musical marathon fundraiser, tonight, February 27, 2015, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Saturday, February 28, 2015, 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.... (more...)
CSO's RHAPSODY IN BLUE Concludes American Roots Festival This Weekend CSO's RHAPSODY IN BLUE Concludes American Roots Festival This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

Led by guest conductor Donato Cabrera and featuring guest pianist Thomas Lauderdale of Pink Martini, this concert offers not only Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, the all-time classic synthesis of Carnegie Hall and Tin Pan Alley, but two more pieces with similar flavors from Gershwin's fellow American, ... (more...)
Yan Pascal Tortelier Leads BSO in THE FIREBIRD QUITE This Weekend Yan Pascal Tortelier Leads BSO in THE FIREBIRD QUITE This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

One of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's (BSO) favorite guest conductors, Yan Pascal Tortelier returns to the podium to lead the Orchestra in Stravinsky's The Firebird Suite tonight, February 27 at 8 p.m. at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall and Saturday, February 28 at 8 p.m. at The Music Center ... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Presents BNY MELLON GRAND CLASSICS: TCHAIKOVSKY AND PROKOFIEV This Weekend Pittsburgh Symphony Presents BNY MELLON GRAND CLASSICS: TCHAIKOVSKY AND PROKOFIEV This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

Let your mind dance and your heart swell with symphonic suites from two of the world's most famous ballet scores during BNY Mellon Grand Classics: Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev this weekend, February 27 through March 1 at Heinz Hall.... (more...)
The Chieftains Join the ASO This Weekend The Chieftains Join the ASO This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

For more than 50 years, The Chieftains have mesmerized audiences with their traditional Irish music and have collaborated with musicians across multiple genres - Pavarotti, Van Morrison, Ziggy Marley and Elvis Costello, to name a few. Now, they're joining the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra to bring the ... (more...)
BSO Assistant Conductor Nicholas Hersh Leads This Weekend's Concerts BSO Assistant Conductor Nicholas Hersh Leads This Weekend's Concerts
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) regrets to announce that due to illness, guest conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier is unable to conduct this week's performances of Stravinsky's Firebird Suite, this weekend, February 27 (Meyerhoff) and February 28 (Strathmore). Replacing Maestro Tortelier, will be ... (more...)
LA Phil Presents West Coast Premiere of Unsuk Chin's ALICE IN WONDERLAND This Weekend LA Phil Presents West Coast Premiere of Unsuk Chin's ALICE IN WONDERLAND This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

The Los Angeles Philharmonic presents the West Coast premiere of Unsuk Chin's daring Alice in Wonderland at Walt Disney Concert Hall, today and Saturday, February 27 and 28, at 8 pm.... (more...)
Folger Consort Presents THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, MUSIC AND POETRY OF SHAKESPEARE'S PLAY Tonight Folger Consort Presents THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, MUSIC AND POETRY OF SHAKESPEARE'S PLAY Tonight
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

Folger Consort, the early music ensemble in residence at Folger Shakespeare Library, presents a one-night only performance of The Merchant of Venice: Music and Poetry of Shakespeare's Play at the Music Center at Strathmore tonight, February 27, 2015 at 8pm. The concert is the fourth production in Fo... (more...)
Josh Groban, Renee Fleming, Joshua Bell and NY Phil Set for 'LA DOLCE VITA', Airing on PBS Tonight Josh Groban, Renee Fleming, Joshua Bell and NY Phil Set for 'LA DOLCE VITA', Airing on PBS Tonight
by TV News Desk - February 27, 2015

Featuring Josh Groban, Renee Fleming and Joshua Bell, GREAT PERFORMANCES partners with the New York Philharmonic and music director Alan Gilbert for a concert of memorable movie themes with music fromAmarcord, Cinema Paradiso, Il Postino, and more. La Dolce Vita: The Music of Italian Cinema will air... (more...)
Edo De Waart Conducts Strauss Concert at MSO This Weekend Edo De Waart Conducts Strauss Concert at MSO This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present de Waart Conducts Strauss this weekend, February 27-28, 2015 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.... (more...)
Red Hot Chilli Pipers Return to the State Theatre Tonight Red Hot Chilli Pipers Return to the State Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

Back by popular demand: Bagpipes with attitude. Drums with a Scottish accent. A blazing rock band and show so hot, it carries its own health warning! The Red Hot Chilli Pipers bring their Scottish Rock back to the State Theatre tonight, February 27th.... (more...)
Daniele Gatti Conducts Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra at Carnegie Hall, Now thru 3/1 Daniele Gatti Conducts Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra at Carnegie Hall, Now thru 3/1
by BWW News Desk - February 27, 2015

Daniele Gatti conducts the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra in a Brahms symphony cycle and the composer's Ein deutsches Requiem over three concerts, tonight, February 27 at 8:00 p.m., Saturday, February 28 at 8:00 p.m., and Sunday, March 1 at 2:00 p.m. in Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium / Perelman Sta... (more...)
Finalists Announced for 2015 George London Foundation Awards; Finals Set for Tomorrow Finalists Announced for 2015 George London Foundation Awards; Finals Set for Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

The 2015 George London Foundation Competition Finalists are...... (more...)
Suzanne Farrell, Nicholas Hytner, Murray Perahia, Dianne Reeves and Peter Sellars to Receive Honorary Doctorates from Juilliard, 5/22 Suzanne Farrell, Nicholas Hytner, Murray Perahia, Dianne Reeves and Peter Sellars to Receive Honorary Doctorates from Juilliard, 5/22
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

The Juilliard School will confer honorary doctorates on five remarkable artists during its 110th Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 22, 2015 at 11 a.m. in Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center (Broadway at 65th Street, New York City). Suzanne Farrell, Nicholas Hytner, Murray Perahia, Dianne Reeves, and... (more...)
Lincoln Theatre Conversations Series to Discuss the Power of Words, 3/26 Lincoln Theatre Conversations Series to Discuss the Power of Words, 3/26
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

On Thursday, March 26, the Lincoln Theatre Association will host its next Conversations event as part of its free series designed to generate community discussion on a variety of interesting questions surrounding the arts. The third event in the Lincoln Conversations Series will be 'The Power of Wor... (more...)
Annenberg Center to Welcome African Children's Choir, 3/27 Annenberg Center to Welcome African Children's Choir, 3/27
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

The African Children's Choir uses music and dance to give survivors of the devastation of war, famine, and disease a new lease on life and new hope. On Friday, March 27 at 7:30 p.m. these inspirational youngsters take center stage at Annenberg Center's Zellerbach Theatre for an uplifting evening of ... (more...)
Turning Point Ensemble to Present CARNIVAL, 3/13-14 Turning Point Ensemble to Present CARNIVAL, 3/13-14
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

Enjoy a rich musical evening to delight with Turning Point Ensemble's exceptional musicians in Carnival, on Friday, March 13th & Saturday, March 14th at 8pm at SFU's Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 W. Hastings St.... (more...)
Choral Chameleon to Present DANCE OF LIFE Next Month Choral Chameleon to Present DANCE OF LIFE Next Month
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

CHORAL CHAMELEON presents the US PREMIERE in first live performance since its 2011 debut in Estonia, and following a recording released by Naxos/Warner Classics in 2013.... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Offer World Premiere Violin Concerto Performance, 3/12 Pacific Symphony to Offer World Premiere Violin Concerto Performance, 3/12
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Feb. 25, 2015—An evening of profound emotion and beautiful introspection takes place when Pacific Symphony performs “Tchaikovsky's Pathétique,” a concert of deep personal meaning to Music Director Carl St.Clair during his 25th anniversary season. In January 1990, St.Clair audit... (more...)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Celebrates PIERRE BOULEZ's 90th Birthday Chicago Symphony Orchestra Celebrates PIERRE BOULEZ's 90th Birthday
by BWW News Desk - 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 composer, conductor and mentor. The revolutionary and visionary musician turns 90 on March 26, 2015... (more...)
On Heels of Beethoven Festival, CSO Announces New Theme of ConverZations Lectures, Held 3/9 On Heels of Beethoven Festival, CSO Announces New Theme of ConverZations Lectures, Held 3/9
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (February 25, 2015) – As the Canton Symphony Orchestra launches its two-month long Beethoven Festival, the next installment of the ConverZations lecture series will focus on the various types of pianos known to Beethoven. M. J. Albacete, retired Executive Director of the Canton Museum ... (more...)


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