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Five Boroughs Music Festival Announces 10th Anniversary Season Five Boroughs Music Festival Announces 10th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - September 24, 2016

Five Boroughs Music Festival (5BMF) today announces programming for its tenth anniversary season, continuing its mission of bringing affordable, high-caliber performances of traditional and contemporary chamber music to all five boroughs of New York City. ... (more...)
Opera Star Frederica von Stade Joins Liz Callaway and More in STREET REQUIEM Tonight at Carnegie Hall Opera Star Frederica von Stade Joins Liz Callaway and More in STREET REQUIEM Tonight at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - September 24, 2016

The New York premiere of the award winning STREET REQUIEM will debut at Carnegie Hall at 8pm tonight, September 24th, in A Concert of Hope.... (more...)
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Hosts College Night at State Theatre in New Brunswick on Today New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Hosts College Night at State Theatre in New Brunswick on Today
by BWW News Desk - September 24, 2016

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra hosts its first College Night of the 2016-17 season on opening weekend, Today, September 24, at the State Theatre in New Brunswick. A special $10 student ticket includes entrance to the Orchestra's 8 pmperformance featuring virtuoso violinist Sarah Chang, as well as... (more...)
Houston Chamber Choir Opens 21st Season with the Complete Choral Works of Maurice Duruflé Houston Chamber Choir Opens 21st Season with the Complete Choral Works of Maurice Duruflé
by BWW News Desk - September 24, 2016

Houston Chamber Choir opens its 21st season, establishing itself once again as Houston's leading choral organization, with a much-anticipated performance of the Complete Choral Works of French composer Maurice Durufle. In a collaboration with world-renowned organist, Ken Cowan, the performance takes... (more...)
Baltimore Symphonic Band to Launch 'Year of Shakespeare' at CCBC Performing Arts Baltimore Symphonic Band to Launch 'Year of Shakespeare' at CCBC Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - September 24, 2016

Baltimore Symphonic Band, under the direction of Christopher Wolfe, will kick off CCBC Performing Arts' 'A Year of Shakespeare' with a concert of music inspired by literature, including selections including Tchaikovsky's 'Romeo and Juliet.'... (more...)
Natalya Antonova to Perform as Part of 5@5 at DiMenna Solo Piano Series Natalya Antonova to Perform as Part of 5@5 at DiMenna Solo Piano Series
by BWW News Desk - September 24, 2016

5@5 at DiMenna Solo Piano Series presents Natalya Antonova in concert today, September 24 @ 5:00 PM, as the ninth program of their 2016 performance series, curated by Mirian Conti, at The DiMenna Center for Classical Music, 450 West 37th Street in Manhattan.... (more...)
NJSO Accents: Russian Poetry Readings Follow all-Tchaikovsky Concerts, NJSO Accents: Russian Poetry Readings Follow all-Tchaikovsky Concerts,
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents Russian poetry readings following October 29-30 performances of the all-Tchaikovsky concert program that marks Xian Zhang's debut as NJSO Music Director. Victoria Juharyan-who earned audience raves for post-concert Russian poetry readings in 2015-returns to... (more...)
DCINY Presents Pianist and Steinway Artist Warren Lee at Carnegie Hall DCINY Presents Pianist and Steinway Artist Warren Lee at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

On November 17 at 8PM, internationally acclaimed Chinese pianist Warren Lee makes his DCINY Artist Series debut at Carnegie Hall's Weill Recital Hall with a solo piano recital featuring the music of Bach-Busoni, Tan Dun, Beethoven, Chopin and Lee himself.... (more...)
Mendelssohn, Smetana & Kattenburg Slated for Cooperstown Festival's 2016 Season Finale Mendelssohn, Smetana & Kattenburg Slated for Cooperstown Festival's 2016 Season Finale
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

Fall is here but the Cooperstown Summer Music Festival is presenting one more concert.... (more...)
The Utah Symphony to Present HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER'S STONE in Concert The Utah Symphony to Present HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER'S STONE in Concert
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

The Utah Symphony announced today that the orchestra will perform Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone on December 23 and 24, 2016 at Abravanel Hall as part of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series.... (more...)
Cleveland Orchestra to Honor Violist Robert Vernon with 2016 Distinguished Service Award Cleveland Orchestra to Honor Violist Robert Vernon with 2016 Distinguished Service Award
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

On Saturday, October 8, 2016, Robert Vernon, former principal violist of The Cleveland Orchestra and now holding the title Principal Viola Emeritus, will receive The Cleveland Orchestra's twenty-first annual Distinguished Service Award.... (more...)
Fall Family Days Set for Carnegie Hall This Weekend Fall Family Days Set for Carnegie Hall This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

On Saturday and Sunday, September 24-25 from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m., Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute presents free, interactive musical activities for families during the annual Fall Family Days held in the Resnick Education Wing.... (more...)
KlangVerwaltung Orchestra to Perform at Carnegie Hall This Fall KlangVerwaltung Orchestra to Perform at Carnegie Hall This Fall
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

The KlangVerwaltung Orchestra has been recognized for its superlative technical skill, ability to interact like a chamber music ensemble, vibrant orchestral color, and lively stage presence.... (more...)
BWW Review: TWISTED 2 a Celebration of all Things Columbus BWW Review: TWISTED 2 a Celebration of all Things Columbus
by Amanda Etchison - September 23, 2016

Columbus performing arts organizations proved that collaboration is the key to creativity with the debut of 'Twisted 2.'... (more...)
Italian Maestro Ludovico Einaudi Tours his Latest Album ELEMENTS this February Italian Maestro Ludovico Einaudi Tours his Latest Album ELEMENTS this February
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

Chart-topping Italian composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi returns to Australia with his band in February 2017 to tour his highly anticipated release Elements. In 2015 the beautiful poignant work became the first classical work in 23 years to reach the top 15 of the UK charts. It will be visually b... (more...)
Vermont Symphony Launches 'Made in Vermont' Statewide Tour, Today Vermont Symphony Launches 'Made in Vermont' Statewide Tour, Today
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

The Vermont Symphony Orchestra is hitting the road on September 23rd continuing through September 30th. The tour begins just in time for Vermont's famous foliage to blanket the state in a stunning sea of reds, oranges, and yellows.... (more...)
U-M Orchestra to Perform New Editions of Gershwin Masterpieces U-M Orchestra to Perform New Editions of Gershwin Masterpieces
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2016

The University Symphony Orchestra at the University of Michigan will perform two George Gershwin masterpieces—'An American in Paris' (1928) and 'Concerto in F' (1925)—in new critical editions that reveal, for the first time in decades, the composer's original intent for the works. ... (more...)
Historic El Portal Theatre Announces 3000 Miles Off-Broadway's 2016 – 2017 Winter Concert Series Historic El Portal Theatre Announces 3000 Miles Off-Broadway's 2016 – 2017 Winter Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2016

3,000 Miles Off-Broadway proudly announces five upcoming shows for the 2016-2017 WINTER SEASON. Winter Dance Party, Sinatra 101, John Denver's Rocky Mountain Christmas, 3 Faces of The King, The Highwaymen Live.  These five concert presentations will be at the historic El Portal Mainstage Theatre, in... (more...)
Carnegie Hall to Celebrate Steve Reich's 80th Birthday Carnegie Hall to Celebrate Steve Reich's 80th Birthday
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2016

For the 2016-2017 season, Carnegie Hall has appointed Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Steve Reich to hold the Richard and Barbara Debs Composer's Chair.... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony to Open 'Grand Classics' Season with Pinchas Zukerman Pittsburgh Symphony to Open 'Grand Classics' Season with Pinchas Zukerman
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2016

Music Director Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra open the 2016-2017 BNY Mellon Grand Classics season with legendary violinist Pinchas Zukerman and Composer of the Year James MacMillan on October 7 and 9 at Heinz Hall.... (more...)
MasterVoices to Present New York Premiere of 27 at New York City Center MasterVoices to Present New York Premiere of 27 at New York City Center
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2016

MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale) will celebrate its 75th anniversary during the 2016-2017 season, beginning with the New York premiere of Ricky Ian Gordon and Royce Vavrek's 27, specially adapted for MasterVoices, on October 20 and 21, 2016 at 8pm at New York City Center, 131 W. 55th S... (more...)
RI Philharmonic and Providence Singers Present Mozart's REQUIEM with Guest Conductor Bramwell Tovey, 10/15 RI Philharmonic and Providence Singers Present Mozart's REQUIEM with Guest Conductor Bramwell Tovey, 10/15
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2016

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra welcomes guest conductor Bramwell Tovey to the podium on October 15, with a concert featuring Mozart's Requiem with Providence Singers. The program also features Tchaikovsky's Francesca da Rimini. The concert is Saturday, October 15, at 8:00pm, with a Rush Hou... (more...)
BWW Interview: Peter Marsh: Villains, Oscar Wilde and the Colors of Life in Opera BWW Interview: Peter Marsh: Villains, Oscar Wilde and the Colors of Life in Opera
by Erica Miner - September 22, 2016

Tenor Peter Marsh, who makes his Seattle Opera debut as the villainous Hexe in Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel next month, shares his insights on the subject... (more...)
AMERICAN CLASSICAL ORCHESTRA Opens With Mendelssohn, Berlioz and More, 9/22; Full Season Announced! AMERICAN CLASSICAL ORCHESTRA Opens With Mendelssohn, Berlioz and More, 9/22; Full Season Announced!
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2016

On Today, September 22, 2016 at 8:00PM at Alice Tully Hall, the American Classical Orchestra, a 50-piece period instrument orchestra, presents its opening night concert of its 32nd Season. The program will include Mendelssohn's 'Scottish' Symphony, Berlioz's Les nuits d'ete, and Cipriani Potter's Sy... (more...)
LV Philharmonic to Perform Second Season of Spotlight Concerts in 2016-17 LV Philharmonic to Perform Second Season of Spotlight Concerts in 2016-17
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2016

The Las Vegas Philharmonic will perform a second season of Spotlight Concerts on September 22, 2016, February 16, 2017 and May 4, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the intimate Troesh Studio Theater at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts.... (more...)


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