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CPR Classical Launches New Contemporary Classical Music Program CPR Classical Launches New Contemporary Classical Music Program
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2016

Colorado Public Radio's classical service (CPR Classical) is launching a new weekly program to make contemporary music more accessible and demystify important pieces of the past century. Hosted by CPR Classical's Matt Weesner, “Music Forward” debuts on June 4 and will air Saturdays from 7 to 9 p.m.... (more...)
San Francisco Symphony Adds Updates, Guest Appearances, to Summer Concert Series San Francisco Symphony Adds Updates, Guest Appearances, to Summer Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO (May 25) – The San Francisco Symphony announces new updates to its annual Summer with the Symphony series, which runs July 4–29at Davies Symphony Hall and at other outdoor locations throughout the Bay Area. Led by Director of Summer Concerts Edwin Outwater, Summer with the Symphony fea... (more...)
JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition Announces Semi-Finalists JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition Announces Semi-Finalists
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2016

BUFFALO, NY -- Eight semi-finalists have been selected from a global pool of applicants to come to Buffalo on June 8 to compete in the JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition, co-sponsored by the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and WNED | WBFO.... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra to Present Summer Serenades in the Park this Summer Canton Symphony Orchestra to Present Summer Serenades in the Park this Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2016

CANTON, OHIO (May 24, 2016) – The popular program that combines the spontaneous sounds of nature and people enjoying a park with the orchestrated sounds of musicians is returning this summer.  Serenades in the Park is a free, family-friendly series of brass, woodwind, and string ensembles performing... (more...)
Houston Symphony to Present THE COSMOS, AN HD ODYSSEY, 5/28 Houston Symphony to Present THE COSMOS, AN HD ODYSSEY, 5/28
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2016

HOUSTON (May 11, 2016) – In a world premiere performance, the Houston Symphony will present The Cosmos—An HD Odyssey at 8 p.m. May 26-28 and 2:30 p.m. May 29. Featuring breathtaking images and time-lapse videos of distant galaxies, nebulae and other cosmological wonders, The Cosmos is the final inst... (more...)
Miami Music Festival Accepts Canton Symphony Orchestra Conductor Miami Music Festival Accepts Canton Symphony Orchestra Conductor
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

CANTON, OHIO (May 9, 2016) – The Canton Symphony Orchestra (CSO) announces that Dr. Rachel L. Waddell has been accepted as an assistant conductor to the Miami Music Festival Conducting Institute in Florida during the summer of 2016.  Waddell is the Association Conductor for the CSO and Music Directo... (more...)
San Francisco Performances Appoints Melanie Smith as New President San Francisco Performances Appoints Melanie Smith as New President
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

San Francisco, CA, May 10, 2016 – San Francisco Performances today announced that 25-year arts management leader Melanie Smith will become the new President of the highly respected, 37-year-old presenting organization, succeeding founder Ruth A. Felt, who will retire this fall. Ms. Smith comes to SF... (more...)
Jake Shimabukuro to Perform LIVE at Kleinhans Music Hall, 11/17 Jake Shimabukuro to Perform LIVE at Kleinhans Music Hall, 11/17
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

BUFFALO, NY - Ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro will perform at Kleinhans Music Hall at 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17. Tickets will go on sale on Thursday, May 11. Shimabukuro has singlehandedly redefined the ukulele, exploring the instrument's possibilities like none other and inspiring a generatio... (more...)
Pianist Shai Wosner Announces Upcoming Recording Featuring Danish National Symphony Pianist Shai Wosner Announces Upcoming Recording Featuring Danish National Symphony
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

Pianist Shai Wosner's eclectic new recording pairs concertos and solo pieces by Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) and György Ligeti (1923-2006), exploring their quirky humor and other connections across centuries. Performing with conductor Nicholas Collon and the Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Mr.... (more...)
DSO's Brahms Recording Tops iTunes Classical Chart DSO's Brahms Recording Tops iTunes Classical Chart
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2016

Released this morning, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra's (DSO) digital live album of Johannes Brahms' four symphonies has topped the iTunes Classical Chart. As the second album on the orchestra's in-house “Live From Orchestra Hall,” the release is in celebration of the German composer's 183rd birthda... (more...)
Violinist Roman Mints to Release Alfred Schnittke Album This Friday Violinist Roman Mints to Release Alfred Schnittke Album This Friday
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2016

The multi-award winning Russian violinist Roman Mints follows up his critically-acclaimed 2014 solo release Dance of Shadows with a new recording for Quartz Music featuring the music of Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998).... (more...)
RI Philharmonic Announces Complete Summer Schedule for Youth Orchestra Workshops RI Philharmonic Announces Complete Summer Schedule for Youth Orchestra Workshops
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2016

YOUTH ORCHESTRAS:                                                  The Rhode Island Philharmonic YOUTH ORCHESTRAS (RIPYO) will hold auditions by appointment on June 1, 2, 3 and 4 for the Symphony Orchestra, Repertory Orchestra, String Orchestra, Intermediate String Ensemble and String Ensembl... (more...)
RI Philharmonic Announces Full Schedule of Youth Orchestra Concerts RI Philharmonic Announces Full Schedule of Youth Orchestra Concerts
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2016

            The Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestras (RIPYO) will present their final concert of the season on Saturday, May 7 at 3:00pm at Roberts Hall, Rhode Island College. The concert will feature the top-level Symphony Orchestra conducted by Music Director Alexey Shabalin, Repertory Orche... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra to Perform Last Concert Before Heading to China, 5/22 Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra to Perform Last Concert Before Heading to China, 5/22
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2016

Orange County, Calif.—April 25, 2016—In its triumphant season finale, Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra (PSYO) gears up to embark on an international tour of China in June by performing a program that ranges from 19th-century masterpieces to a brand new work by one of today's leading composers. Energ... (more...)
American Academy of Arts and Science Elects BPO's JoAnn Falletta American Academy of Arts and Science Elects BPO's JoAnn Falletta
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2016

BUFFALO, NY -- JoAnn Falletta, Music Director of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and the Virginia Symphony, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The induction ceremony will take place on October 8, 2016in Cambridge, Massachusetts.... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Perform Vivaldi FOUR SEASONS in Concert, 5/19 Pacific Symphony to Perform Vivaldi FOUR SEASONS in Concert, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2016

Orange County, Calif.—April 21, 2016—Two all-time favorite pieces of music provide a feast for the ears, while stimulating imaginations with their vivid, arresting beauty, when Pacific Symphony performs one of the most beloved works of the Baroque repertoire and then takes a stunning excursion throu... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Violinist to Receive Ford Musician Award Pittsburgh Symphony Violinist to Receive Ford Musician Award
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2016

PITTSBURGH – Penny Anderson Brill, violist with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, is one of only five exemplary musicians selected by The League of American Orchestras to receive The Ford Musician Award for Excellence in Community Service. A new program made possible by Ford Motor Company Fund, the... (more...)
Utah Symphony Returning to Carnegie Hall for First Time in More Than 40 Years Utah Symphony Returning to Carnegie Hall for First Time in More Than 40 Years
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2016

As part of its 75th anniversary celebrations, the Utah Symphony will return to New York City on April 29 to perform at Carnegie Hall, marking its first performance in the esteemed concert venue in more than 40 years. Tickets are available starting at $25 directly for purchase through Carnegie Hall a... (more...)
Philadelphia Classical Guitar Society Announces Winners of Competition Philadelphia Classical Guitar Society Announces Winners of Competition
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2016

The Philadelphia Classical Guitar Society proudly announces the winners of the 2016 Philadelphia Classical Guitar Competition featuring the Peter Segal Prize for the first place Adult Division winner.  Winners received merchandise prizes generously supplied by the D'Addario Foundation, Savarez, Stri... (more...)
Maestro David Zinman to Lead FAURE REQUIEM with Houston Symphony, 4/28 Maestro David Zinman to Lead FAURE REQUIEM with Houston Symphony, 4/28
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2016

?HOUSTON (April 20, 2016) – Renowned maestro David Zinman will appear with the Houston Symphony and Chorus to conduct the Fauré Requiem at 8 p.m. April 28 and 30 and at 2:30 p.m. May 1. Zinman is the only American conductor to appear on this season's classical series.... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Close Out Café Concertos at Café Ludwig, 5/8 Pacific Symphony to Close Out Café Concertos at Café Ludwig, 5/8
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2016

Orange County, Calif.—April 18, 2016—So civilized! Sip coffee or tea and sample sweet treats in a coffeehouse-style setting, while enjoying the aural beauty composed by four masters of classical music—Vivaldi, Bach, Holst and Mozart—during Pacific Symphony's final Café Ludwig chamber concert of the ... (more...)
San Francisco Symphony to Launch SUMMER WITH THE SYMPHONY Series, 7/4 San Francisco Symphony to Launch SUMMER WITH THE SYMPHONY Series, 7/4
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, April 18 – The San Francisco Symphony announces its annual Summer with the Symphony series, which runs July 4-29 at Davies Symphony Hall and at other outdoor locations throughout the Bay Area. Led by Director of Summer Concerts Edwin Outwater, Summer with the Symphony features a festi... (more...)
A2SO Releases Schedule of May KinderConcerts A2SO Releases Schedule of May KinderConcerts
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2016

In partnership with the Ann Arbor, Dexter, Chelsea and Ypsilanti District libraries, the Ann Arbor Symphony presents KinderConcerts. These 30 minute concerts are designed especially for children ages 2 to 5 years old and provide a fun, music-filled introduction to classical music for even the tinies... (more...)
Chris Botti to Return to Pacific Symphony, 5/13 Chris Botti to Return to Pacific Symphony, 5/13
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2016

Orange County, Calif.—April 19, 2016—The world's most popular trumpeter— Chris Botti—returns to Pacific Symphony for a concert overflowing with his astute mastery, as he effortlessly crosses the boundaries of jazz, classical, rock and pop. With polished charm and mesmerizing trumpeting skills, th... (more...)
Canton Youth Symphonies Select Students for Lindsay Deutsch Masterclass Canton Youth Symphonies Select Students for Lindsay Deutsch Masterclass
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2016

CANTON, OHIO (April 19, 2016) –Members of the Canton Youth Symphonies (CYS) recently auditioned for a Masterclass with violinist Lindsay Deutsch.  The Masterclass will be held Saturday April 30 at the Zimmermann Symphony in Canton as part of a weekend-long residency with Ms. Deutsch.  The residency ... (more...)



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