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 H+H Mourns Death of Christopher Hogwood H+H Mourns Death of Christopher Hogwood
September 24, 2014

The Handel and Haydn Society (H+H) is deeply saddened by the death of its conductor laureate, Christopher Hogwood, who served as Handel and Haydn Society Artistic Director from 1986 to 2001. Christoph... (more...)


Augustin Hadelich Returns to the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra to Kick Off 70th Anniversary Season, 9/20Augustin Hadelich Returns to the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra to Kick Off 70th Anniversary Season, 9/20
August 25, 2014

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra kicks off Season 70, its 70th Anniversary season, with a celebratory performance at 8:00pm on Saturday September 20 at The Vets, 1 Avenue of the Arts in Provide... (more...)


Avi Stein Named New Associate Organist and Chorus Master of Trinity Wall StreetAvi Stein Named New Associate Organist and Chorus Master of Trinity Wall Street
May 30, 2014

Trinity Wall Street today named noted keyboardist and early music specialist Avi Stein as its new Associate Organist and Chorus Master, beginning June 1. Stein is no stranger to Trinity, having played... (more...)


The Buffalo Philharmonic Announces Summer Season - SUMMER NIGHTS @ THE BPO and MoreThe Buffalo Philharmonic Announces Summer Season - SUMMER NIGHTS @ THE BPO and More
May 22, 2014

The BPO has planned a multifaceted summer that sees the orchestraperforming at the Erie County Fair, Canalside and Old Fort Niagara; traveling to Princeton University; working with the Doctors of the ... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra's Season Finale to Feature the 2013-14 Concerto Competition Winners, 5/11Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra's Season Finale to Feature the 2013-14 Concerto Competition Winners, 5/11
April 21, 2014

Proudly celebrating the dedication, artistry and extraordinary talent of its young musicians, Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra (PSYO) presents the 2013-14 Concerto Competition winners in its season fi... (more...)


NY Philharmonic Offers Weekly Radio Broadcasts - Alec Baldwin, Alan Gilbert & More!NY Philharmonic Offers Weekly Radio Broadcasts - Alec Baldwin, Alan Gilbert & More!
March 26, 2014

The April broadcasts of The New York Philharmonic This Week — the weekly radio series of concerts and recordings by the New York Philharmonic, hosted by Alec Baldwin — begin with Music Director Alan G... (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...)


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...)


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...)


Apollo's Fire Presents SEPHARDIC JOURNEY: WANDERINGS OF THE SPANISH JEWS, Now thru 2/25Apollo's Fire Presents SEPHARDIC JOURNEY: WANDERINGS OF THE SPANISH JEWS, Now thru 2/25
February 20, 2014

Apollo's Fire proudly unveils a new, creative program by Music Director Jeannette Sorrell, in collaboration with guest Co-Director Nell Snaidas. Sephardic Journey will be premiered in five concerts t... (more...)


University of Cincinnati - CCM American Voices Concert Series to Present John Adams' EL NINO, 3/2University of Cincinnati - CCM American Voices Concert Series to Present John Adams' EL NINO, 3/2
February 19, 2014

The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music's (CCM) Philharmonia Orchestra, Chamber Choir, Chorale and Cincinnati Children's Choir proudly present a stirring rendition of Pulitzer Prize... (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...)


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...)


Apollo's Fire Presents SEPHARDIC JOURNEY: WANDERINGS OF THE SPANISH JEWS, 2/20-25Apollo's Fire Presents SEPHARDIC JOURNEY: WANDERINGS OF THE SPANISH JEWS, 2/20-25
January 27, 2014

Apollo's Fire proudly unveils a new, creative program by Music Director Jeannette Sorrell, in collaboration with guest Co-Director Nell Snaidas. Sephardic Journey will be premiered in five concerts t... (more...)


The Oakland East Bay Symphony Presents NOTES FROM INDIA, 3/28The Oakland East Bay Symphony Presents NOTES FROM INDIA, 3/28
January 15, 2014

As they continue a successful and varied 25th anniversary season, Music Director and Conductor Michael Morgan and the Oakland East Bay Symphony present the latest world-wandering chapter in their inno... (more...)


Polish Pianist Rafal Blechacz Receives 2014 Gilmore Artist AwardPolish Pianist Rafal Blechacz Receives 2014 Gilmore Artist Award
January 08, 2014

Polish pianist Rafa? Blechacz (pronounced Ra-FAW BLEH-hatch) has been named the recipient of the 2014 Gilmore Artist Award, it was announced today by Daniel R. Gustin, Director of the Irving S. Gilmor... (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...)


Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Appear in Carnegie Hall's SPRING FOR MUSIC Festival, 5/10Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Appear in Carnegie Hall's SPRING FOR MUSIC Festival, 5/10
December 02, 2013

One of America's finest orchestra's will take the stage in one of its most fabled and historic halls when the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra performs the final concert of the 2014 Spring for Music Fest... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SCHUBERT'S SIXTH, Now thru 11/24Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SCHUBERT'S SIXTH, Now thru 11/24
November 22, 2013

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Schubert's Sixth today, November 22-24, 2013 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Hans Graf, the performances feature the Milw... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SCHUBERT'S SIXTH, 11/22-11/24Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SCHUBERT'S SIXTH, 11/22-11/24
October 29, 2013

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 10/29/2013 –The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Schubert's Sixth on November 22-24, 2013 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Hans Graf, the perfo... (more...)


Bach Festival Society of Winter Park Releases CD ALL IS BRIGHT: A CHORAL CHRISTMASBach Festival Society of Winter Park Releases CD ALL IS BRIGHT: A CHORAL CHRISTMAS
October 16, 2013

The Bach Festival Society of Winter Park has announced the release of a new recording: All Is Bright: A Choral Christmas. The recording features the 160-voice Bach Festival Choir and full Orchestra pe... (more...)


Handel and Haydn Society Releases Christmas AlbumHandel and Haydn Society Releases Christmas Album
October 15, 2013

The Handel and Haydn Society (H&H) has announced the release of its first studio recording with CORO. The disc, which is a co-production with WGBH and was recorded at their studios in Boston in Januar... (more...)


Update: Bernard Labadie To Conduct Mozart's Requiem and Works by J.S. Bach and Handel; Matthew Muckey Subs for Philip SmithUpdate: Bernard Labadie To Conduct Mozart's Requiem and Works by J.S. Bach and Handel; Matthew Muckey Subs for Philip Smith
October 11, 2013

Bernard Labadie will return to the New York Philharmonic to conduct Mozart's Requiem; J.S. Bach's Cantata No. 51, Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen!; and Handel's “Let the Bright Seraphim” from Samson. Th... (more...)


The Richmond Symphony Welcomes Four New Musicians to 2013-14 SeasonThe Richmond Symphony Welcomes Four New Musicians to 2013-14 Season
October 09, 2013

The Richmond Symphony welcomes four new musicians to the 2013-2014 season! Elena Yakovleva, one year flute and piccolo; Sam Rothstein, one year bass clarinet; Esther Nahm, one year Assistant Principal... (more...)


NY Philharmonic To Celebrate the Year of the Horse with Chinese New Year Concert and Gala, February 1NY Philharmonic To Celebrate the Year of the Horse with Chinese New Year Concert and Gala, February 1
October 08, 2013

The New York Philharmonic in collaboration with CAMI Music will celebrate the Chinese New Year for the third consecutive year, welcoming the Year of the Horse with a concert featuring major works of b... (more...)





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