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The Mariinsky Orchestra Performs 'Pray for Palmyra. Music Revives Ancient Ruins' Concert The Mariinsky Orchestra Performs 'Pray for Palmyra. Music Revives Ancient Ruins' Concert
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2016

On May 5, at 17:00 Moscow time [14:00 GMT], the Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra, conducted by People's Artist of Russia Valery Gergiev, held the 'Pray for Palmyra. Music Revives Ancient Ruins' concert on the stage of Palmyra's world-famous amphitheater.... (more...)
League of American Orchestras Announces Gold Baton Recipient League of American Orchestras Announces Gold Baton Recipient
by BWW News Desk - May 04, 2016

Association of California Symphony Orchestras (ACSO) executive director Kris Sinclair will be presented with the League of American Orchestras' highest honor, the Gold Baton, at the League's National Conference in Baltimore, June 9-11. Sinclair, who is retiring this year after thirty-one years at AC... (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 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...)
CSO to Present UNCORKED Fundraising Event, 5/21 CSO to Present UNCORKED Fundraising Event, 5/21
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2016

Chattanooga, TN – The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera will present its 2016 fundraiser, UnCorked, presented by First Tennessee Foundation, on Saturday, May 21 from 6:30-10:00pm at Renaissance Park. This event, held along the banks of the Tennessee River, will feature wine tasting, some of Chattanooga's... (more...)
Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra to Present UNCORKED Fundraiser, 5/23 Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra to Present UNCORKED Fundraiser, 5/23
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2016

Chattanooga, TN – The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera will present its 2016 fundraiser, UnCorked, presented by First Tennessee Foundation, on Saturday, May 23 from 6:30-10:00pm at Renaissance Park. This event, held along the banks of the Tennessee River, will feature wine tasting, some of Chattanooga's... (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...)
Boston Landmarks Orchestra Announces Full Schedule for Summer Season Boston Landmarks Orchestra Announces Full Schedule for Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2016

(Boston, MA)--Inspired by the people, artists, and heritage of a great city, the Boston Landmarks Orchestra (LO) under the direction of Music Director Christopher Wilkins, and Executive Director Jo Frances Meyer  announces its 2016 season of free concerts at the DCR's Hatch Shell at the Esplanade. ... (more...)
PSYWE to Conclude Season with HEAVEN AND EARTH Concert, 5/22 PSYWE to Conclude Season with HEAVEN AND EARTH Concert, 5/22
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2016

Orange County, Calif.—April 27, 2016—The young and talented musicians of Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble (PSYWE), grades 8-12, conclude their season with a heavenly array of moving and arresting music. The program, “Heaven and Earth,” features works that are both naturally and divinely inspired... (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...)
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...)
Richmond Symphony to End Metro Series with Mendelssohn, 5/8 Richmond Symphony to End Metro Series with Mendelssohn, 5/8
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2016

April 19, 2016 – Richmond, Virginia Join the Richmond Symphony and Music Director Steven Smith on Sunday, May 8 at 3pm for the final concert of the 2015-16 Metro Collection Series, Mendelssohn: Scottish Symphony. The performance features pieces by Fauré, Ravel and Mendelssohn and will be held in the... (more...)
Houston Symphony Announces Ima Hogg Competition Semifinalists Houston Symphony Announces Ima Hogg Competition Semifinalists
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2016

HOUSTON (April 19, 2016) – Semifinalists for the 41st annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition were announced Tuesday by the Houston Symphony and the Houston Symphony League. Contestants will battle for the top prize and the opportunity to perform on the stage of Jones Hall with the Houston Symp... (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...)
Reference Recordings to Release Manfred Honeck Tchaikovsky Recording, 5/13 Reference Recordings to Release Manfred Honeck Tchaikovsky Recording, 5/13
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2016

A brilliant new interpretation of Tchaikovsky's final symphony, a work of great originality and power, in superb audiophile sound!... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Releases Schedule for Upcoming Pops! Season Pacific Symphony Releases Schedule for Upcoming Pops! Season
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2016

Orange County, Calif.—April 11, 2016—The stars come out for seven sensational concerts showcasing major names, top talent and a plethora of indelible music for Pacific Symphony's 2016-17 Pops season! Led for the 26th year by acclaimed Principal Pops Conductor Richard Kaufman, the lighter side of the... (more...)
Indianapolis Symphonic Choir to Perform at Carnegie Hall in October 2016 Indianapolis Symphonic Choir to Perform at Carnegie Hall in October 2016
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Symphonic Choir will make its return to New York City's Carnegie Hall in October 2016 for the first time since 1978. Tickets will go on sale in August and will be available for purchase at www.indychoir.org or through the Carnegie Hall website.... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Perform THE MARK OF ZORRO, 5/1 Pacific Symphony to Perform THE MARK OF ZORRO, 5/1
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2016

Orange County, Calif.—April 7, 2016—Swashbuckling musical adventures and exciting swordfights explode on screen when acclaimed organist Dennis James returns to Pacific Symphony to recreate the soundtrack to the 1920 silent-film masterpiece, “The Mark of Zorro.” Starring the legendary Douglas Fairban... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform Live in Berlin, 5/22 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform Live in Berlin, 5/22
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2016

PITTSBURGH - Be part of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's 2016 European Tour from the comfort of a seat at Heinz Hall! On May 22 at 2 p.m. EST, Pittsburghers can cheer on their home orchestra while watching a concert with a simulcast live from Berlin, Germany.... (more...)
California Symphony Announces 30th Season California Symphony Announces 30th Season
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2016

The California Symphony celebrates its 30th season in 2016-17 and its fourth season with Music Director Donato Cabrera, with a year of special programming that highlights the music by a Young American Composer-in-Residence program alumnus on each of its six concerts at the Lesher Center for the Arts... (more...)
Leonard Slatkin Becomes Directeur Musical Honoraire of the Orchestre National de Lyon, September 2017 Leonard Slatkin Becomes Directeur Musical Honoraire of the Orchestre National de Lyon, September 2017
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2016

On September 1, 2017, Leonard Slatkin will become Directeur Musical Honoraire of the Orchestre national de Lyon (ONL). The recruitment process for a new music director has been launched.... (more...)



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