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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 Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Presents Sergei Rachmaninov's PIANO CONCERTO NO. 3 with Jon Nakamatsu, 5/2-3The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Presents Sergei Rachmaninov's PIANO CONCERTO NO. 3 with Jon Nakamatsu, 5/2-3
April 10, 2014

Award winning pianist Jon Nakamatsu will join the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) to perform Sergei Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 3 on Friday, May 2 and Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 8:00 pm at Maryl... (more...)


The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Presents HERE TO STAY: THE GERSHWIN EXPERIENCE, 4/5The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Presents HERE TO STAY: THE GERSHWIN EXPERIENCE, 4/5
March 27, 2014

The CSO's last Luken Holdings Pops Series concert of the 2013/14 season pays tribute to the greatest team of collaborators in American music history – George and Ira Gershwin. Here to Stay: The Gershw... (more...)


Knox Music Series to Present BERLINER MESSE, SEVEN LAST WORDS OF CHRIST and STABAT MATER, 4/18Knox Music Series to Present BERLINER MESSE, SEVEN LAST WORDS OF CHRIST and STABAT MATER, 4/18
March 26, 2014

The Knox Music Series presents three choral/orchestral masterworks - Arvo Pärt Berliner Messe Franz Joseph Haydn Seven Last Words of Christ (excerpts), and Szymanowski Stabat Mater on Good Friday, Apr... (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...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents BEETHOVEN'S SYMPHONY NO. 7, 4/4-6The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents BEETHOVEN'S SYMPHONY NO. 7, 4/4-6
March 25, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart conclude the 2014 Beethoven Festival with Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 on April 4-6, 2014 at the Pabst Theater. The performances also inc... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Presents SARAH CHANG PLAYS SIBELIUS, 4/10-12The Pacific Symphony Presents SARAH CHANG PLAYS SIBELIUS, 4/10-12
March 17, 2014

Gleaming with glamour and virtuosity, Sarah Chang, one of the world's foremost violinists, returns to Pacific Symphony to perform Jean Sibelius' Violin Concerto, which takes full advantage of the viol... (more...)


The Columbus Symphony Orchestra Announces Masterworks and Pops Season LineupThe Columbus Symphony Orchestra Announces Masterworks and Pops Season Lineup
March 17, 2014

The Columbus Symphony today announced its 2014-15 Masterworks and Pops seasons. Masterworks will continue to present eight concerts at the Ohio Theatre and four concerts at the Southern Theatre. All P... (more...)


Max Lifchitz & Annabella Gonzalez Collaborate for CAMINO, 3/21-22Max Lifchitz & Annabella Gonzalez Collaborate for CAMINO, 3/21-22
March 16, 2014

Choreographer Annabella Gonzalez and composer Max Lifchitz - 2 Mexican-born artists long time New York residents - collaborate in a special program of music and dance to be held this coming Friday and... (more...)


The INDIGO GIRLS to Perform with the Symphony Orchestra at the Van Wezel, 3/27The INDIGO GIRLS to Perform with the Symphony Orchestra at the Van Wezel, 3/27
March 14, 2014

Twenty years after they began releasing records as the Indigo Girls, Amy Ray and Emily Saliers have refused to slow down and have been producing some of their best music yet! The duo will be performin... (more...)


Wolf Trap Announces 2014 Symphony Lineup - Disney, Yo-Yo Ma & More!Wolf Trap Announces 2014 Symphony Lineup - Disney, Yo-Yo Ma & More!
March 11, 2014

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces its 2014 summer symphony productions. (more...)


Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents BELA FLECK, 3/22Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents BELA FLECK, 3/22
March 04, 2014

Just in case you aren't familiar with Béla Fleck, many opine he's the premiere banjo player in the world. Most experts claim he reinvented the image and sound of the banjo (with no apologies to Susann... (more...)


ETHEL and Kaki King Announce National Tour of ...AND OTHER STORIESETHEL and Kaki King Announce National Tour of ...AND OTHER STORIES
March 03, 2014

Acclaimed new-classic string quartet, ETHEL, and groundbreaking guitarist KAKI KING, today announced a multi-city national tour of their debut collaborative concert "...And Other Stories." These prol... (more...)


The Utah Symphony Presents Fiddler Natalie MacMaster at Abravanel Hall This WeekendThe Utah Symphony Presents Fiddler Natalie MacMaster at Abravanel Hall This Weekend
February 21, 2014

Canadian fiddling sensation Natalie MacMaster returns to Abravanel Hall this weekend, February 21 and 22 for a night of rollicking Celtic, French and Cajun blended tunes inspired by her native Cape Br... (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...)


Apollo's Fire Presents Two New Young Artist Concerts, 3/14-16Apollo's Fire Presents Two New Young Artist Concerts, 3/14-16
February 18, 2014

Apollo's Fire presents the outstanding young professionals from AF's Young Artist Apprentice Program in two new programs! Young Artist Concerts Music Collision: Art Meets Folk, 1614 & Family Concerts ... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra and Youth Wind Ensemble to Perform in Individual Spring Concerts, 3/1 and 3/9The Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra and Youth Wind Ensemble to Perform in Individual Spring Concerts, 3/1 and 3/9
February 13, 2014

Two captivating displays of youthful musicality take place next month as Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra (PSYO) and Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble (PSYWE) perform an impressive range of music f... (more...)


The Utah Symphony Presents Fiddler Natalie MacMaster at Abravanel Hall, 2/21-22The Utah Symphony Presents Fiddler Natalie MacMaster at Abravanel Hall, 2/21-22
February 13, 2014

Canadian fiddling sensation Natalie MacMaster returns to Abravanel Hall on February 21 and 22 for a night of rollicking Celtic, French and Cajun blended tunes inspired by her native Cape Breton herita... (more...)


CSO & MusicNOW Festival to Present World Premieres by Nico Muhly and David Lang, 3/21-22CSO & MusicNOW Festival to Present World Premieres by Nico Muhly and David Lang, 3/21-22
February 03, 2014

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra announces the subject matter of the upcoming works to receive their world premieres by the Orchestra as part of the groundbreaking artistic collaboration with the Mus... (more...)


San Francisco Girls Chorus Are In Demand This Spring, Presenting NOYE'S FLUDDE and MoreSan Francisco Girls Chorus Are In Demand This Spring, Presenting NOYE'S FLUDDE and More
February 03, 2014

The five-time Grammy Award-winning San Francisco Girls Chorus—Lisa Bielawa, Artistic Director, and Valérie Sainte-Agathe, Music Director and Principal Conductor—are in demand as one of the Bay Area's ... (more...)


VIDEO: First Look at PBS's TV Broadcast Premiere of JAZZ AND THE PHILHARMONIC; Airs 2/28VIDEO: First Look at PBS's TV Broadcast Premiere of JAZZ AND THE PHILHARMONIC; Airs 2/28
January 29, 2014

Coming up on Friday, February 28 at 9:00PM EST, PBS will present the national, TV broadcast premiere of Jazz and the Philharmonic, a co-production by the National YoungArts Foundation-a national organ... (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...)


Celebrity Series of Boston Presents LUCIANA SOUZA TRIO TonightCelebrity Series of Boston Presents LUCIANA SOUZA TRIO Tonight
January 25, 2014

(Boston) Celebrity Series of Boston will present Luciana Souza Trio tonight, January 25, 2014, at 8pm at Sanders Theatre, Memorial Hall, Harvard University, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge. Sponsored by ... (more...)


Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents THE SINGING TRUMPET TodayAnn Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents THE SINGING TRUMPET Today
January 17, 2014

Join your A2SO musicians today, January 17 at 1:30 p.m. at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor for a delightful hour-long chamber music recital featuring a variety of beautiful musical s... (more...)





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