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Delaware County Symphony to Perform at Neumann University, 4/6Delaware County Symphony to Perform at Neumann University, 4/6
March 27, 2014

The Symphony presents the fourth performance of its Chamber Concert Series on Sunday April 6, 2014 at 3 p.m. in the Meagher Theatre of the Thomas A. Bruder, Jr. Life Center at Neumann University, Asto... (more...)


Roger Wright, BBC Proms and Radio 3 Director, To Leave After 15 YearsRoger Wright, BBC Proms and Radio 3 Director, To Leave After 15 Years
March 24, 2014

Roger Wright, director of BBC Proms and controller of BBC Radio 3, plans to leave the BBC after 15 years for a job as chief executive of Aldeburgh Music. Wright has worked with the BBC for over 15 ... (more...)


Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Presents WAR REQUIEM, Led by Music Director Robert Spano, 4/24-26Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Presents WAR REQUIEM, Led by Music Director Robert Spano, 4/24-26
March 14, 2014

Music Director Robert Spano will lead the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra (ASO) and Chorus in Britten's War Requiem April 24, 2014, at 8:00 p.m. and April 26, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. in Atlanta Symphony Hall at... (more...)


Cincinnati Symphony Presents Verdi's REQUIEM This WeekendCincinnati Symphony Presents Verdi's REQUIEM This Weekend
February 28, 2014

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra welcomes back revered conductor, and former CSO Creative Director, Rafael Fru?hbeck de Burgos for his second engagement of the 2013- 14 season. Tonight, February 28 a... (more...)


The Arvo Pärt Project to Perform Series of Shows in NYC & D.C., 5/27-6/2The Arvo Pärt Project to Perform Series of Shows in NYC & D.C., 5/27-6/2
February 25, 2014

The Arvo Pärt Project at St. Vladimir's Seminary presents four concerts from May 27 to June 2 devoted to the music of Estonian composer Arvo Pärt. The concerts take place in Washington, D.C. at the Ke... (more...)


San Francisco Girls Chorus Are In Demand This Spring, Presenting NOYE'S FLUDDE and MoreSan Francisco Girls Chorus Are In Demand This Spring, Presenting NOYE'S FLUDDE and More
February 03, 2014

The five-time Grammy Award-winning San Francisco Girls Chorus—Lisa Bielawa, Artistic Director, and Valérie Sainte-Agathe, Music Director and Principal Conductor—are in demand as one of the Bay Area's ... (more...)


Cincinnati Symphony to Present Verdi's REQUIEM, 2/28-3/1Cincinnati Symphony to Present Verdi's REQUIEM, 2/28-3/1
January 30, 2014

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra welcomes back revered conductor, and former CSO Creative Director, Rafael Fru?hbeck de Burgos for his second engagement of the 2013- 14 season. On February 28 and Mar... (more...)


The Indianapolis Symphonic Choir to Perform Benjamin Britten's WAR REQUIEM, 5/3The Indianapolis Symphonic Choir to Perform Benjamin Britten's WAR REQUIEM, 5/3
January 15, 2014

The Indianapolis Symphonic Choir will conclude its 77th season with a one-night performance of Benjamin Britten's choral-orchestral composition War Requiem at 8 p.m. on May 3, 2014 at The Palladium at... (more...)


The Brevard Music Center Opens Its 2014 Season with the Debut of Violinist  Itzhak Perlman, 6/21The Brevard Music Center Opens Its 2014 Season with the Debut of Violinist Itzhak Perlman, 6/21
December 13, 2013

The Brevard Music Center (BMC) will open its 2014 season on Saturday, June 21, with the Music Center debut of one of the true superstars of classical music – violinist Itzhak Perlman. A Kennedy Center... (more...)


Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra to Perform WINTER DREAMS Concert, 11/23Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra to Perform WINTER DREAMS Concert, 11/23
November 21, 2013

The world of music is a vast place indeed, with room for what seems to be an endless mix of styles – everything from aboriginal drum melodies to esoteric computer scores. After about four decades of t... (more...)


Dallas Chamber Symphony Presents THE COMEDIC THREE TonightDallas Chamber Symphony Presents THE COMEDIC THREE Tonight
by Rosie Hertzman - November 19, 2013

5 composers, 3 world-premieres, 3 classic films, 2 fantastic soloists, 1 night only! tonight, November 19, 8 pm. Pre-Concert Conversation with film-composer, Brian Satterwhite, starts in the lobby at ... (more...)


Frohnmayer Memorial Recital and More Set for Loyola University New Orleans, Nov 2013Frohnmayer Memorial Recital and More Set for Loyola University New Orleans, Nov 2013
November 05, 2013

The Loyola Faculty Brass Quintet will kick off a series of concerts, including a memorial recital dedicated to the late Phil Frohnmayer, by Loyola University New Orleans' leading musical ensembles as ... (more...)


Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Presents Pianist Peter Serkin TonightAnnapolis Symphony Orchestra Presents Pianist Peter Serkin Tonight
November 01, 2013

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra's (ASO) 2013-2014 season continues with concerts at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts tonight, November 1 and Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 8pm. (more...)


Pacific Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN'S TRIPLE CONCERTO Performed by the Eroica Trio, 11/14Pacific Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN'S TRIPLE CONCERTO Performed by the Eroica Trio, 11/14
October 24, 2013

Orange County, Calif.—Oct. 24, 2013—Commanding center stage for Pacific Symphony's upcoming concert is one of the most daring innovations in concerto form--“Beethoven's Triple Concerto”—performed by o... (more...)


The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Presents Pianist Peter Serkin, 11/1The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Presents Pianist Peter Serkin, 11/1
October 08, 2013

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra's (ASO) 2013-2014 season continues with concerts at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Friday, November 1 and Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 8pm. Under the musical ... (more...)


Miller Theatre Opens Season with COMPOSER PORTRAITS, 10/10Miller Theatre Opens Season with COMPOSER PORTRAITS, 10/10
September 05, 2013

The music of Georg Friedrich Haas possesses “an otherworldly beauty,” writes The New Yorker. His compositional toolbox includes exotic scales and alternative tunings. He often draws on centuries past ... (more...)


New World Symphony Presents Highlights of 2013-14 SeasonNew World Symphony Presents Highlights of 2013-14 Season
August 05, 2013

The New World Symphony, America's Orchestral Academy (NWS), is pleased to share details of our 2013-2014 season. As a research-and-development arm for classical music, the coming season includes a ser... (more...)


New World Symphony's 2013-14 Season to Feature HUXLEY VARIATIONS & MoreNew World Symphony's 2013-14 Season to Feature HUXLEY VARIATIONS & More
August 05, 2013

The New World Symphony, America's Orchestral Academy (NWS), is pleased to share details of our 2013-2014 season. As a research-and-development arm for classical music, the coming season includes a ser... (more...)


MSO Announces 2013-14 Chamber SeriesMSO Announces 2013-14 Chamber Series
July 25, 2013

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra announces plans for the 2013.14 Chamber Series, which will be led by Associate Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong and take place in several intimate venues around the Mil... (more...)


Sydney Dance Company and Australian Chamber Orchestra Collaborate to Thrill BrisbaneSydney Dance Company and Australian Chamber Orchestra Collaborate to Thrill Brisbane
April 22, 2013

Two of Australia's leading contemporary performing arts companies come together on stage in an exquisiteproduction inspired by the powerful French Baroque dance music of esteemed 18thcentury composer ... (more...)


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival Announces 2013 Season, 7/14-8/19Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival Announces 2013 Season, 7/14-8/19
February 14, 2013

The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, with Artistic Director Marc Neikrug and Executive Director Steven Ovitsky, announces its 2013 season, which runs from July 14 through August 19, 2013. (more...)





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