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Apollo's Fire Presents TANGLEWOOD and BBC PROMS Send-Off Concerts, 6/29-30 and 8/11-12 Apollo's Fire Presents TANGLEWOOD and BBC PROMS Send-Off Concerts, 6/29-30 and 8/11-12
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2015

This summer, Apollo's Fire embarks on its fourth international tour, performing with world-renowned violinist, Alina Ibragimova, at the BBC Proms in London (Aug. 15), The Aldeburgh Music/Snape Proms in the UK (Aug. 16), and performing a separate chamber program at the Tuscany Musical Landscapes Fest... (more...)
DCINY to Present 'Requiem a deux' at Carnegie Hall, 6/7 DCINY to Present 'Requiem a deux' at Carnegie Hall, 6/7
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) presents Requiem à deux, a pairing of two exquisite French choral masterworks: the Requiems by composers Gabriel Fauré, conducted by Craig Jessop, and by Maurice Duruflé, conducted by DCINY Artistic Director and Principal Conductor Jonathan Griff... (more...)
Chan Centre's 2015-16 Season to Feature Legends, Legacies & More Chan Centre's 2015-16 Season to Feature Legends, Legacies & More
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2015

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) announces its spectacular 2015/16 concert series, bringing a staggering array of virtuosic musicians, spirited vocal wonders, thrilling débuts, and anticipated returns to the acoustically exquisite Chan Shun Concert ... (more...)
California Symphony Releases Schedule of Upcoming 2015-2016 Season California Symphony Releases Schedule of Upcoming 2015-2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

WALNUT CREEK, CA (April 21, 2015) – The California Symphony, entering its third season with Music Director Donato Cabrera, is expanding its regional profile in Northern California, performing concerts in three new venues beginning in June. The orchestra, based in Walnut Creek, will perform three con... (more...)
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to Present TCHAIKOVSKY: MAD BUT FOR MUSIC, 4/10 Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to Present TCHAIKOVSKY: MAD BUT FOR MUSIC, 4/10
by BWW News Desk - April 06, 2015

Baltimore, Md. (April 6, 2015) — Music Director Marin Alsop leads her final Off the Cuff concert of the 2014-2015 season in collaboration with playwright in residence and director Didi Balle for a symphonic play exploring the life of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky as he wrote his Fifth Symphony. The semi-... (more...)
ASCAP Names Alice Kim New Chief Strategy, Development Officer ASCAP Names Alice Kim New Chief Strategy, Development Officer
by BWW News Desk - April 06, 2015

ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, announced today the appointment of top digital strategist Alice Kim as the organization's EVP, Chief Strategy & Development Officer, reporting to ASCAP CEO Elizabeth Matthews. Alice will oversee Strategy, Business Development, Produ... (more...)
The Collegiate Chorale to Present US Premiere of THE ROAD OF PROMISE, 5/6-7 The Collegiate Chorale to Present US Premiere of THE ROAD OF PROMISE, 5/6-7
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2015

The Collegiate Chorale concludes its 2014-2015 season with the US Premiere of Kurt Weill's The Road of Promise 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. Tickets are $30-$135 and are available at www.carnegiehall... (more...)
Harpschordist & Conductor Jeanette Sorrell to Conduct BNY Mellon Grand Classics, 3/20 Harpschordist & Conductor Jeanette Sorrell to Conduct BNY Mellon Grand Classics, 3/20
by BWW News Desk - March 05, 2015

PITTSBURGH – Jeanette Sorrell returns to Heinz Hall as guest conductor and harpsichordist for Bach's Coffeehouse, a BNY Mellon Grand Classics weekend with concerts Friday, March 20 and Sunday, March 22.... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Youth Ensembles Presents Free Concerts, 3/1 The Pacific Symphony Youth Ensembles Presents Free Concerts, 3/1
by BWW News Desk - February 18, 2015

Youthful musicality soars as both Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble (PSYWE) and Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra (PSYO) perform a phenomenal range of music for their spring concerts. Both ensembles return to the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall at their prime after bonding at their annual ... (more...)
Chan Centre to Welcome Zakir Hussain, 3/21 Chan Centre to Welcome Zakir Hussain, 3/21
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2015

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) presents the return of one of their most popular artists, Indian tabla maestro Zakir Hussain, on Saturday, March 21 at 8pm in the Chan Shun Concert Hall. Known the world over for his masterful talent on percussion a... (more...)
Pianists Chick Corea & Herbie Hancock to Reunite at Chan Centre, 3/15 Pianists Chick Corea & Herbie Hancock to Reunite at Chan Centre, 3/15
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2015

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) presents an exclusive concert reuniting two of jazz and contemporary music's most influential icons, and multi-GRAMMY-Award winners, Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock, Sunday, March 15 at 7pm in the Chan Shun Concert Ha... (more...)
BMOP to Present Final Concert of Season, BLIZZARD VOICES, 3/5 BMOP to Present Final Concert of Season, BLIZZARD VOICES, 3/5
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2015

Boston, MA (For Release 2.9.14) --- The Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP), the nation's premier orchestra dedicated exclusively to commissioning, performing, and recording new orchestral music, celebrates its continuing relationship with New England Conservatory and the Boston new music communi... (more...)
BREAKING! Alan Gilbert to Step Down as Music Director of the New York Philharmonic, 2017 BREAKING! Alan Gilbert to Step Down as Music Director of the New York Philharmonic, 2017
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2015

After eight seasons with the New York Philharmonic, Alan Gilbert will step down as music director in 2017, the orchestra said.... (more...)
Riverside Symphony's Second Alice Tully Hall Concert Set for 2/7 Riverside Symphony's Second Alice Tully Hall Concert Set for 2/7
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

On Saturday evening, February 7, George Rothman and Riverside Symphony will present the second installment of the orchestra's Alice Tully Hall season.... (more...)
Apollo's Fire to Celebrate Bach's Birthday with FAMILY FROLIC Concert Series, 1/22 Apollo's Fire to Celebrate Bach's Birthday with FAMILY FROLIC Concert Series, 1/22
by BWW News Desk - December 24, 2014

Apollo's Fire reprises its popular “Fireside” series – intimate 90-minute concerts followed by coffee, hot cider and conversation with the artists. In a tribute to Bach's 330th Birthday, this intimate concert tells the musical story of a day at the Bach Family Household and features AF veteran musi... (more...)
The Boston Modern Orchestra Project to Showcase Music by Great Hungarian Composers, 1/24/15 The Boston Modern Orchestra Project to Showcase Music by Great Hungarian Composers, 1/24/15
by BWW News Desk - December 10, 2014

Boston, MA (For Release 12.11.14) --- The Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP), the nation's premier orchestra dedicated exclusively to commissioning, performing, and recording new orchestral music, presents an evening dedicated to four composers of Hungarian descent – Bálint Karosi (b.1979), Kati... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble Presents EXCLAMATIONS!, 11/16 The Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble Presents EXCLAMATIONS!, 11/16
by BWW News Desk - October 28, 2014

Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble (PSYWE) opens its 2014-15 season with a new music director, Gregory X. Whitmore, who leads the ensemble in a lively display of youthful musicality and captivating wind repertoire. Titled “Exclamations!” the fall concert features two works by one of the 20th centu... (more...)
Principal Flute of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform DIVINE TRAVEL, 10/24 Principal Flute of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform DIVINE TRAVEL, 10/24
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2014

PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's Principal Flute Lorna McGhee headlines “Divine Travel,“ part of the BNY Mellon Grand Classics series, on October 24 and 26 at Heinz Hall. Guest conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier returns to lead the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in excerpts from Grieg'... (more...)
Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Presents FROM GHETTO TO CAPELLA, 10/27-28 Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Presents FROM GHETTO TO CAPELLA, 10/27-28
by BWW News Desk - October 02, 2014

Salon/Sanctuary Concerts presents a two-day lecture and concert event that explores the vibrant cross-fertilization between Jewish and Catholic musical cultures in Counter-Reformation Italy.... (more...)
The Arts Initiative and Miller Theatre Present MORNINGSIDE LIGHTS: ODYSSEUS ON THE A TRAIN, Now thru 9/26 The Arts Initiative and Miller Theatre Present MORNINGSIDE LIGHTS: ODYSSEUS ON THE A TRAIN, Now thru 9/26
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2014

The 3rd annual MORNINGSIDE LIGHTS: ODYSSEUS ON THE A TRAIN,presented by The Arts Initiative and Miller Theatre at Columbia University, kicks off today, September 20. Free lantern-making workshops, open to all, will be hosted daily at Miller Theatre from today, September 20 - 26.... (more...)
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Features Cellist Alisa Weilerstein Tonight Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Features Cellist Alisa Weilerstein Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present Alisa Weilerstein Plays Elgar this weekend, September 19-20, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.... (more...)
Composer Mason Bates Joins San Francisco Conservatory of Music Faculty Composer Mason Bates Joins San Francisco Conservatory of Music Faculty
by BWW News Desk - September 11, 2014

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music has announced the appointment of composer Mason Bates to its composition faculty. One of the most widely-performed symphonic composers of his generation, Bates is known for writing innovative, classically-conceived orchestral works that incorporate techniques ... (more...)




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