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Phoenix Chorale to Conduct Nationwide Search to Replace Longtime President & CEO Phoenix Chorale to Conduct Nationwide Search to Replace Longtime President & CEO
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2015

Joel Rinsema, who served as President & CEO of the Phoenix Chorale for 15 years, has resigned to focus his full attention on responsibilities as Artistic Director and Conductor of the Denver-based choral ensemble Kantorei.... (more...)
MusicWorks Announces Upcoming Concert Schedule MusicWorks Announces Upcoming Concert Schedule
by BWW News Desk - July 22, 2015

(Delray Beach, FL – July 22, 2015) MusicWorks today announced four upcoming concerts at the Delray Beach Center for the Arts / Crest Theatre, where the concert promotion company staged successful shows last spring with Livingston Taylor and John Sebastian. The Crest Theatre is located at 51 North Sw... (more...)
Music Mountain to Welcome St. Petersburg String Quartet & More, 8/8-9 Music Mountain to Welcome St. Petersburg String Quartet & More, 8/8-9
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2015

Music Mountain, America's oldest continuing summer chamber music festival, continues its 86th anniversary season with a weekend of exceptional classical music. The weekend begins on Saturday, August 8 (6:30pm) with an evening dedicated to Italian & German 17th & 18th Century Music for Soprano, Baroq... (more...)
Music Mountain to Welcome Penderecki String Quartet & More, 8/1-2 Music Mountain to Welcome Penderecki String Quartet & More, 8/1-2
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2015

Music Mountain, America's oldest continuing summer chamber music festival, continues its 86th anniversary on Saturday, August 1st with the Sharon Playhouse performing an evening of song from the best of Broadway at 8pm with a pre-concert dinner at The Falls Village Inn at 5pm.... (more...)
Music Mountain to Welcome Avalon String Quartet & Swingtime Big Band, 7/25-26 Music Mountain to Welcome Avalon String Quartet & Swingtime Big Band, 7/25-26
by BWW News Desk - July 01, 2015

Music Mountain, America's oldest continuing summer chamber music festival, continues its 86th season with Swingtime Big Band on Saturday, July 25th (6:30pm) playing the best music of the Swing Era! Plus pre-concert dinner at Falls Village Inn (5pm). The weekend continues on Sunday, July 26th (3pm) w... (more...)
Music Mountain to Welcome Enso String Quartet & More, 7/18-19 Music Mountain to Welcome Enso String Quartet & More, 7/18-19
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2015

America's Oldest Continuing Summer Chamber Music Festival, Music Mountain, continues its 86th anniversary season on Sunday, July 19th (3pm) with Enso String Quartet and Soyeon Kate Lee, piano performing Moravec, Schumann, and Dohnanyi. Also, the weekend welcomes The New Black Eagle Jazz Band on Satu... (more...)
RI Philharmonic Music School to Hold Auditions for Youth Jazz Ensemble, 6/23 RI Philharmonic Music School to Hold Auditions for Youth Jazz Ensemble, 6/23
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2015

The Rhode Island Philharmonic YOUTH JAZZ ENSEMBLES (RIPYJazz) will hold auditions by appointment on June 23rd or at your convenience for the RIPYJazz Big Band, Paul Murphy Touring Ensemble and Jazz Combos. For an audition application or more information, please visit musicschool.riphil.org or contac... (more...)
Buffalo Philharmonic to Perform SOUNDWAVE, with The Albrights and Babik, 9/24 Buffalo Philharmonic to Perform SOUNDWAVE, with The Albrights and Babik, 9/24
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2015

BUFFALO, NY -Buffalo musicians of all types will unite on the Kleinhans stage for one night in September. On Thursday, Sept. 24, the Buffalo Philharmonic will present 'Soundwave,' featuring Buffalo bands The Albrights and Babik and works by contemporary rock-inspired composers and songwriters Mas... (more...)
Rahim Alhaj Receives NEA National Heritage Fellowship Rahim Alhaj Receives NEA National Heritage Fellowship
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2015

 It was announced today that Iraqi oud virtuoso and composer Rahim AlHaj is a 2015 recipient of the National Endowment for the Arts 2015 Heritage Fellowship, the country's highest honor bestow on Folk and Traditional Artists.  The 2015 National Heritage Fellows will be honored in Washington, DC, at ... (more...)
Park Avenue Chamber Symphony Sets 2015-16 Season Park Avenue Chamber Symphony Sets 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - June 09, 2015

After completing a 15th anniversary season which featured a critically heralded performance of Stravinsky's Rite of Spring, David Bernard, Music Director of the award-winning Park Avenue Chamber Symphony, has announced the ensemble's 2015-16 season of concerts.  Highlights include a roster of superb... (more...)
Music Mountain to Welcome Juilliard String Quartet & More, 6/26-28 Music Mountain to Welcome Juilliard String Quartet & More, 6/26-28
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2015

Music Mountain, America's oldest continuing summer chamber music festival, continues its 86th anniversary season with a mid-season benefit concert featuring the famed Juilliard String Quartet on Sunday, June 28th (3PM) performing Haydn, Webern, and Schubert. The weekend also welcomes Cantata Profana... (more...)
DCINY to Present FUTURE VIBRATIONS at Carnegie Hall, 6/14 DCINY to Present FUTURE VIBRATIONS at Carnegie Hall, 6/14
by BWW News Desk - June 04, 2015

?Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) ends its spring season on a high note with the ebullient sound of youthful voices and vibrant young musicians. Future Vibrations, on Sunday, June 14 at 2:00 pm at Carnegie Hall, features renowned conductor Francisco J. Núñez leading the Distingu... (more...)
Boston Landmarks Orchestra to Offer Free Concerts This Summer, Beg. 7/15 Boston Landmarks Orchestra to Offer Free Concerts This Summer, Beg. 7/15
by BWW News Desk - June 03, 2015

 Inspired by the musical connection of people, place, and culture, Boston Landmarks Orchestra, under the direction of Music Director Christopher Wilkins, announces the 2015 summer's free concerts at the DCR's Hatch Shell. Free concerts will be held every Wednesday evening (7 p.m.) beginning July 15 ... (more...)
The Britt Classical Festival Pairs Contemporary and New Music with Core Classical Repertoire in 2015 Summer Season, 7/31-8/15 The Britt Classical Festival Pairs Contemporary and New Music with Core Classical Repertoire in 2015 Summer Season, 7/31-8/15
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2015

 The Britt Classical Festival, led by Music Director and Conductor Teddy Abrams, has announced a wide-ranging, adventurous series of concerts of contemporary and new music paired with core classical repertoire for its three-week 2015 season, beginning July 31. The programs include the world premiere... (more...)
DCINY to Present 'Requiem a deux' at Carnegie Hall, 6/7 DCINY to Present 'Requiem a deux' at Carnegie Hall, 6/7
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) presents Requiem à deux, a pairing of two exquisite French choral masterworks: the Requiems by composers Gabriel Fauré, conducted by Craig Jessop, and by Maurice Duruflé, conducted by DCINY Artistic Director and Principal Conductor Jonathan Griff... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Celebrate André Previn as Part of 15th American Composers Festival, 5/28 Pacific Symphony to Celebrate André Previn as Part of 15th American Composers Festival, 5/28
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2015

Orange County, Calif.-May 11, 2015-One of America's most versatile and prolific living composers, Andre Previn, joins Pacific Symphony as the honored guest and focus of the 15th American Composers Festival (ACF). Previn, who has been called one of America's least easily categorized musicians, began ... (more...)
The Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestras Presents Their Final Concert, A DAY IN THE MOVIES, 5/17 The Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestras Presents Their Final Concert, A DAY IN THE MOVIES, 5/17
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestras (RIPYO) presents their final concert of the season, titled “A Day at the Movies,” Sunday May 17 at 3pm at Roberts Auditorium, Rhode Island College. The concert features the top-level Symphony Orchestra conducted by Music Director Alexey Shabalin, Repert... (more...)
Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule of Upcoming Performances Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule of Upcoming Performances
by BWW News Desk - May 08, 2015

The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra celebrates its' next season of uncommonly exceptional music and exciting performances. Classical, Family, and Chamber Recital season subscriptions are now on sale to experience outstanding performances by Michigan's premier regional orchestra and renowned guest soloi... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra and Stark County Park District Present SUMMER SERENADES IN THE PARK Canton Symphony Orchestra and Stark County Park District Present SUMMER SERENADES IN THE PARK
by BWW News Desk - May 08, 2015

What happens when the spontaneous sounds of nature and people enjoying a park are combined with the orchestrated sounds of musicians?  Serenades in the Park happens!  A free, family-friendly series of brass, woodwind, and string ensembles performing all over Stark County.  Everyone is invited to bri... (more...)
Real Vocal String Quartet to Showcase New EP in Concert at the Freight, 6/11 Real Vocal String Quartet to Showcase New EP in Concert at the Freight, 6/11
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2015

BERKELEY, CA, May 5, 2015 -- In preparation for the recording of its third studio album, Real Vocal String Quartet is pleased to announce its return to the Freight & Salvage in Berkeley, a concert featuring five original songs that will comprise its new 'American' EP to be released in early 2016. RV... (more...)
Koerner Quartet to Welcome Young Prodigies for SUMMER SERENADE, June 7 Koerner Quartet to Welcome Young Prodigies for SUMMER SERENADE, June 7
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2015

The Koerner Quartet, along with special guest prodigies, close their 2014/15 season and welcome the change of season with Summer Serenade, taking place on Sunday, June 7 at 7pm in the Vancouver Academy of Music's (VAM) Koerner Recital Hall. The concert's dramatic program promises to captivate with w... (more...)
The Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School Presents Its 3rd Annual 'Free Lesson Day' Today The Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School Presents Its 3rd Annual 'Free Lesson Day' Today
by BWW News Desk - December 12, 2014

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School is offering its third annual Free Lesson Day today, December 12. Children through Adults interested in individual private lessons in violin, piano, guitar, percussion, voice and more can sample a 30-minute private lesson with one of the Music School's excep... (more...)
Simone Dinnerstein to Release New Album in February Simone Dinnerstein to Release New Album in February
by BWW News Desk - December 11, 2014

Sony Classical will release pianist Simone Dinnerstein's next album, Broadway-Lafayette, in the US on February 24, 2015. The music on this album celebrates the time-honored transatlantic link between France and America through the music of George Gershwin (Rhapsody in Blue), Maurice Ravel (Piano Con... (more...)
The Boston Modern Orchestra Project to Showcase Music by Great Hungarian Composers, 1/24/15 The Boston Modern Orchestra Project to Showcase Music by Great Hungarian Composers, 1/24/15
by BWW News Desk - December 10, 2014

Boston, MA (For Release 12.11.14) --- The Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP), the nation's premier orchestra dedicated exclusively to commissioning, performing, and recording new orchestral music, presents an evening dedicated to four composers of Hungarian descent – Bálint Karosi (b.1979), Kati... (more...)
The Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School Presents Its 3rd Annual 'Free Lesson Day,' 12/12 The Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School Presents Its 3rd Annual 'Free Lesson Day,' 12/12
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2014

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School is offering its third annual Free Lesson Day on Friday, December 12. Children through Adults interested in individual private lessons in violin, piano, guitar, percussion, voice and more can sample a 30-minute private lesson with one of the Music School's e... (more...)




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