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BWW Reviews: Here, There, Everywhere - All Over Town with PRETTY YENDEBWW Reviews: Here, There, Everywhere - All Over Town with PRETTY YENDE
by Richard Sasanow - October 20, 2014

Pretty Yende--a name that in itself brings certain expectations as well as smiles--burst on the New York opera scene at the start of 2013, in a baptism by fire. At just 27, the South African soprano f... (more...)


BWW Reviews: Cancellations Galore Don't Put a Damper on the Richard Tucker Gala at Avery Fisher HallBWW Reviews: Cancellations Galore Don't Put a Damper on the Richard Tucker Gala at Avery Fisher Hall
by Richard Sasanow - October 17, 2014

Soprano Anna Netrebko was AWOL. Tenor Marcello Giordani wasn't there. Mezzo Isabel Leonard didn't make it either. At least tenor Richard Tucker (1913-1975) had the best excuse for not being at Avery F... (more...)


The PKF – Prague Philharmonia Announces Appointment of Conductor Emmanuel Villaume as Music Director and Chief ConductorThe PKF – Prague Philharmonia Announces Appointment of Conductor Emmanuel Villaume as Music Director and Chief Conductor
October 15, 2014

The PKF – Prague Philharmonia is pleased to announce the appointment of internationally renowned conductor Emmanuel Villaume to the position of Music Director and Chief Conductor of the PKF – Prague P... (more...)


Emmanuel Villaume Appointed New Director of Prague PhilharmonicEmmanuel Villaume Appointed New Director of Prague Philharmonic
October 15, 2014

PRAGUE (Czech Republic), OCTOBER 15, 2014 —The PKF – Prague Philharmonia is pleased to announce the appointment of internationally renowned conductor Emmanuel Villaume to the position of Music Directo... (more...)


David Bernard to Conduct Massapequa Philharmonic's Season Opener, 10/18David Bernard to Conduct Massapequa Philharmonic's Season Opener, 10/18
October 09, 2014

The Massapequa Philharmonic will begin its 2014-2015 season with a performance led by guest conductor David Bernard at Berner Auditorium in Massapequa on Saturday October 18 at 8 pm. (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Perform Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony, 10/17Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Perform Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony, 10/17
September 25, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 09/25/2014 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Associate Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong present Tchaikovsky's Fifth on October 17-18, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing A... (more...)


Violinist Sarah Chang Joins the Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO, 10/2Violinist Sarah Chang Joins the Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO, 10/2
September 18, 2014

On October 2, 4 and 5, global violin sensation Sarah Chang joins the Houston Symphony for a performance of Barber's intensely lyrical Violin Concerto. The Korean-American violinist has been touted by... (more...)


The Richmond Symphony Presents OPENING NIGHT WITH JOSHUA BELL, 9/20The Richmond Symphony Presents OPENING NIGHT WITH JOSHUA BELL, 9/20
September 10, 2014

Join the Richmond Symphony on September 20, 2014 – 8pm at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage for Opening Night with Joshua Bell — a special concert featuring the internationally acclaimed v... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Closes the 2013-14 Classics Series with BOLERO, 6/6-8The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Closes the 2013-14 Classics Series with BOLERO, 6/6-8
May 29, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra concludes the 2013.14 Classics series with Bole?ro on June 6-8, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Gilbert Varga and featuring v... (more...)


Pasadena Symphony Closes Season with TCHAIKOVSKY PIANO CONCERTO TonihgtPasadena Symphony Closes Season with TCHAIKOVSKY PIANO CONCERTO Tonihgt
May 10, 2014

The Pasadena Symphony celebrates the best of the best Russian music with international piano star Shai Wosner guest conductor Jahja Ling. The 86thseason concert finale explodes with Tchaikovsky's dazz... (more...)


The New York Phil and ACO Announce 13 Composers Whose Original Scores Have Been Chosen as a Part of NY PHIL BIENNIALThe New York Phil and ACO Announce 13 Composers Whose Original Scores Have Been Chosen as a Part of NY PHIL BIENNIAL
April 25, 2014

The New York Philharmonic and American Composers Orchestra (ACO), in collaboration with ACO's EarShot: the National Orchestra Composition Discovery Network, announce the selection of 13 emerging compo... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents ALL RACHMANINOFF with Joyce Yang This WeekendMilwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents ALL RACHMANINOFF with Joyce Yang This Weekend
April 25, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents All Rachmaninoff with Music Director Edo de Waart this weekend, April 25-27, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The program includes Rachmanin... (more...)


The Pasadena Symphony Closes Season with TCHAIKOVSKY PIANO CONCERTO, Featuring Shai Wosner and Guest Conductor Jahja Ling, 5/10The Pasadena Symphony Closes Season with TCHAIKOVSKY PIANO CONCERTO, Featuring Shai Wosner and Guest Conductor Jahja Ling, 5/10
April 18, 2014

The Pasadena Symphony celebrates the best of the best Russian music with international piano star Shai Wosner guest conductor Jahja Ling. The 86thseason concert finale explodes with Tchaikovsky's dazz... (more...)


YO-YO MA to Join the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra in a Grand Gala Concert, 6/1YO-YO MA to Join the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra in a Grand Gala Concert, 6/1
April 15, 2014

World-renowned cellist YO-YO MA will join Music Director LARRY RACHLEFF and the RHODE ISLAND PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA in a grand gala concert to launch the Philharmonic's 70th anniversary season. Mr. Ma... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Presents BRAHMS, BARTÓK AND BEYOND, 5/11The Pacific Symphony Presents BRAHMS, BARTÓK AND BEYOND, 5/11
April 11, 2014

Eastern European melodies inspire an evolution of music that ranges from the expansive Gypsy lines of Brahms to the intimate, cosmos-searching details of Ligeti in “Brahms, Bartók and Beyond,” the sti... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents ALL RACHMANINOFF with Joyce Yang, 4/25-27The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents ALL RACHMANINOFF with Joyce Yang, 4/25-27
April 09, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents All Rachmaninoff with Music Director Edo de Waart on April 25-27, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The program includes Rachmaninoff's Princ... (more...)


Annapolis Symphony Orchestra and Soovin Kim Presents REGIONAL REFLECTIONS This WeekendAnnapolis Symphony Orchestra and Soovin Kim Presents REGIONAL REFLECTIONS This Weekend
April 04, 2014

Award winning violinist Soovin Kim will join Music Director José-Luis Novo and the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) for concerts at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts today, April 4 and Saturday, A... (more...)


Peninsula Symphony Orchestra Presents THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH This WeekendPeninsula Symphony Orchestra Presents THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH This Weekend
March 21, 2014

The Peninsula Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Music Director Mitchell Sardou Klein, will continue its 65th anniversary season with a pair of concerts entitled 'Fountain of Youth' featuring the world ... (more...)


Annapolis Symphony Orchestra and Soovin Kim Presents REGIONAL REFLECTIONS, 4/4-5Annapolis Symphony Orchestra and Soovin Kim Presents REGIONAL REFLECTIONS, 4/4-5
March 11, 2014

Award winning violinist Soovin Kim will join Music Director José-Luis Novo and the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) for concerts at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Friday, April 4 and Saturda... (more...)


Richmond Symphony and Anne Akiko Meyers Perform Mason Bates' Violin Concerto This WeekendRichmond Symphony and Anne Akiko Meyers Perform Mason Bates' Violin Concerto This Weekend
March 01, 2014

Richmond, Virginia The Richmond Symphony and Guest Artist Anne Akiko Meyers will perform the Virginia debut of contemporary composer Mason Bates' Violin Concerto during the weekend of Shostakovich Sym... (more...)


Park Avenue Chamber Symphony led by music director David Bernard performs Beethoven, Barber and Bartok featuring soprano Tamra PaselkPark Avenue Chamber Symphony led by music director David Bernard performs Beethoven, Barber and Bartok featuring soprano Tamra Paselk
February 06, 2014

Park Avenue Chamber Symphony led by music director David Bernard performs Beethoven, Barber and Bartók featuring soprano Tamra Paselk (more...)


The Richmond Symphony and Anne Akiko Meyers to Perform the Virginia Debut of Mason Bates' Violin Concerto, 3/1-2The Richmond Symphony and Anne Akiko Meyers to Perform the Virginia Debut of Mason Bates' Violin Concerto, 3/1-2
February 05, 2014

Richmond, Virginia The Richmond Symphony and Guest Artist Anne Akiko Meyers will perform the Virginia debut of contemporary composer Mason Bates' Violin Concerto during the weekend of Shostakovich Sym... (more...)


The Miller Theatre Announces Bach, Revisited Series with SAARIAHO + BACH, 2/6The Miller Theatre Announces Bach, Revisited Series with SAARIAHO + BACH, 2/6
January 06, 2014

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts announces the opening of the 2013-14 BACH, REVISITED SERIES. The series returns with a contemporary twist: a major living composer curates each... (more...)


Live From Lincoln Center Presents New York Philharmonic Gala with Yo-Yo MaLive From Lincoln Center Presents New York Philharmonic Gala with Yo-Yo Ma
December 27, 2013

Ring in the new year with a broadcast of the New York Philharmonic's Opening Gala concert from Avery Fisher Hall, featuring Music Director Alan Gilbert and special guest cello soloist Yo-Yo Ma. The co... (more...)


The Peninsula Symphony Orchestra Presents THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH Featuring the Premiere of Jonathan Russell, 3/21-22The Peninsula Symphony Orchestra Presents THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH Featuring the Premiere of Jonathan Russell, 3/21-22
December 18, 2013

Los Altos, CA, December 18, 2013 – The Peninsula Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Music Director Mitchell Sardou Klein, will continue its 65th anniversary season with a pair of concerts entitled “Foun... (more...)



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