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Lynn University Conservatory of Music Sets 2015-16 Season Lynn University Conservatory of Music Sets 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2015

Jon Robertson, dean of Lynn University's Conservatory of Music and Philharmonia Guest Conductor, today announced the Conservatory's ambitious 2015-2016 season.... (more...)
Lynn University Conservatory of Music Announces 2015-16 Season Lynn University Conservatory of Music Announces 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2015

BOCA RATON, Fla., August 14, 2015 - Jon Robertson, dean of Lynn University's Conservatory of Music and Philharmonia Guest Conductor, today announced the Conservatory's ambitious 2015-2016 season. "Our talented students and extraordinary faculty look forward to sharing the beautiful world of music... (more...)
Mercury's 2015-16 Season to Launch with Free Handel's Royal Fireworks Concert Mercury's 2015-16 Season to Launch with Free Handel's Royal Fireworks Concert
by BWW News Desk - August 06, 2015

Mercury's 2015-2016 season begins with Handel's iconic Music for the Royal Fireworks led by Artistic Director Antoine Plante on Saturday, August 29 at 8 PM at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Hermann Park. Brimming with exhilarating dance tunes and colorful sonorities, this suite reflects the fire and maje... (more...)
Orchestra League Announces New Appointments to Board Orchestra League Announces New Appointments to Board
by BWW News Desk - August 04, 2015

 Kjristine Lund, Anthony McGill, Alan Pierson, David M. Roth, Daniel Bernard Roumain, Matthew VanBesien, and Jonathan Weedman have been appointed to the Board of Directors of the League of American Orchestras. The League is a membership organization comprised of hundreds of orchestras from across No... (more...)
Houston Symphony Announces Schedule of Events for September 2015 Houston Symphony Announces Schedule of Events for September 2015
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2015

HOUSTON (July 30, 2015) – The Houston Symphony will officially start its 2015-16 season of POPS, Family and Classical concerts in September 2015 after an action-packed Summer Concert Series. ... (more...)
Houston Symphony Hires New Musicians as Part of New Initiative Houston Symphony Hires New Musicians as Part of New Initiative
by BWW News Desk - July 29, 2015

HOUSTON (July 28, 2015) – The Houston Symphony announced today that it has successfully recruited four new string musicians to be part of an initiative announced earlier this year to embed musicians more deeply in the community. The four musicians/educators will focus on enhancing the orchestra's gr... (more...)
Houston Symphony to Perform Score of BACK TO THE FUTURE to Celebrate 30th Anniversary, 8/1 Houston Symphony to Perform Score of BACK TO THE FUTURE to Celebrate 30th Anniversary, 8/1
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2015

HOUSTON (July 27, 2015) –The Houston Symphony is commemorating the 30th anniversary of the worldwide cultural phenomenon Back to the Future at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 1, with a screening of the Academy Award-winning film accompanied by the Houston Symphony's live performance of the incredible ... (more...)
Houston Symphony to Perform THE MUSIC OF MICHAEL JACKSON, 7/24 Houston Symphony to Perform THE MUSIC OF MICHAEL JACKSON, 7/24
by BWW News Desk - July 22, 2015

HOUSTON (July 22, 2015) – The Houston Symphony will perform The Music of Michael Jackson at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 24, at Jones Hall. Under the direction of composer and arranger Brent Havens and featuring vocalist/dancer James Delisco, the concert experience will be a mix between pop and classical ... (more...)
Houston Symphony Calls in Replacement for Sidelined Hilary Hahn in Concert, 9/25 Houston Symphony Calls in Replacement for Sidelined Hilary Hahn in Concert, 9/25
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2015

HOUSTON (July 21, 2015) – Award-winning violinist Hilary Hahn, originally scheduled to perform with the Houston Symphony in Fall 2015, has notified the Houston Symphony of her plans to take a short leave to care for her newborn baby due this summer, a decision that would force her to withdraw from h... (more...)
Houston Symphony to Present CARMINA BURANA Concert, 7/17 Houston Symphony to Present CARMINA BURANA Concert, 7/17
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2015

HOUSTON (July 16, 2015) – The Houston Symphony, together with the Colombian Youth Philharmonic, Houston Symphony Chorus and Houston Children's Chorus, will perform Carl Orff's dramatic work Carmina Burana at 7:30 p.m. on both Friday and Saturday, July 17 and 18.... (more...)
Houston Symphony to Offer STAR-SPANGLED SALUTE, 7/4 Houston Symphony to Offer STAR-SPANGLED SALUTE, 7/4
by BWW News Desk - July 02, 2015

HOUSTON (July 2, 2015) – The Houston Symphony will continue its tradition of helping Houstonians celebrate Independence Day at Miller Outdoor Theatre with its Star-Spangled Salute concert at 8:30 p.m. on July 4. The celebration, which will feature patriotic cannons and a thrilling fireworks display,... (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...)
Houston Symphony Names Mark Nuccio as Principal Clarinetist Houston Symphony Names Mark Nuccio as Principal Clarinetist
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2015

Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada and the Houston Symphony announced today that Mark Nuccio, current Associate Principal and Solo E-flat Clarinetist with the New York Philharmonic, has been appointed the Principal Clarinet of the Houston Symphony.  Nuccio will begin his new role in Houston during... (more...)
Richmond Symphony Orchestra to Perform RACHMANINOFF 2, 1/17 Richmond Symphony Orchestra to Perform RACHMANINOFF 2, 1/17
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2014

December 23, 2014 – Richmond, Virginia the Richmond Symphony invites you to experience Rachmaninoff 2, on Saturday, January 17 at 8:00 pm and Sunday, January 18 at 3:00 pm at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. This is the third Altria Masterworks Concert of the 2014-2015 season and will ... (more...)
Arizona Musicfest to Kick Off Jan 29; Roseanne Cash Headlines Arizona Musicfest to Kick Off Jan 29; Roseanne Cash Headlines
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Phoenix -- Arizona Musicfest, the premier Winter Music Festival, kicks off January 29 and will run throughout the month of February, concluding March 5th.... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Presents CHRISTMAS WITH SANDI PATTY This Weekend The Pacific Symphony Presents CHRISTMAS WITH SANDI PATTY This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

With her angelic voice and heart-warming spirit, Sandi Patty, one of the most highly acclaimed performers of recent times, delivers an uplifting and joyous Christmas concert, complete with the lush, holiday sounds of Pacific Symphony.... (more...)
Andres Orozco-Estrada's First Recording with the Houston Symphony Out on DVD & Blu-ray Andres Orozco-Estrada's First Recording with the Houston Symphony Out on DVD & Blu-ray
by BWW News Desk - December 10, 2014

From the home city of manned spaceflight, the Houston Symphony announced today that it has released The Earth-An HD Odyssey on DVD and Blu-ray. The Earth-An HD Odyssey is the highly anticipated second installment of the Symphony's groundbreaking HD Odyssey film trilogy and Music Director Andrés Oroz... (more...)
British Royal Family Conductor and Houston Symphony to Celebrate Holiday Season this Month British Royal Family Conductor and Houston Symphony to Celebrate Holiday Season this Month
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2014

From festive carols to family activities, there is something for everyone this holiday season with the Houston Symphony. Catch the holiday spirit with traditional carols such as 'Winter Wonderland' and 'Little Drummer Boy' at the annual Very Merry Pops at Jones Hall on December 12-14. Principal POPS... (more...)
Houston Symphony Orchestra to Perform VERY MERRY POPS Concert, 12/12 Houston Symphony Orchestra to Perform VERY MERRY POPS Concert, 12/12
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2014

HOUSTON (December 5, 2014) – From festive carols to family activities, there is something for everyone this holiday season with the Houston Symphony. Catch the holiday spirit with traditional carols such as “Winter Wonderland” and “Little Drummer Boy” at the annual Very Merry Pops at Jones Hall on D... (more...)
Houston Symphony Orchestra & Filarmónica Joven de Colombia Team Up to Provide Training to Young Musicians Houston Symphony Orchestra & Filarmónica Joven de Colombia Team Up to Provide Training to Young Musicians
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2014

HOUSTON (December 2, 2014) – Today, the Houston Symphony announced a partnership with the Filarmónica Joven de Colombia (FJC) that will send fourteen Houston Symphony musicians to Colombia in June 2015 to mentor young musicians. Following this mentorship opportunity in Colombia, the Houston Symphony... (more...)
Andrea Bocelli Returning to Houston, 12/10 Andrea Bocelli Returning to Houston, 12/10
by BWW News Desk - December 03, 2014

On December 10, world-renowned and beloved Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli will return to Houston by popular demand to perform with the Houston Symphony and Houston Symphony Chorus in a special, one-night-only concert at the Toyota Center.... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Presents CHRISTMAS WITH SANDI PATTY, 12/18-20 The Pacific Symphony Presents CHRISTMAS WITH SANDI PATTY, 12/18-20
by BWW News Desk - November 26, 2014

With her angelic voice and heart-warming spirit, Sandi Patty, one of the most highly acclaimed performers of recent times, delivers an uplifting and joyous Christmas concert, complete with the lush, holiday sounds of Pacific Symphony. Praised for her expressive vocal range and flexibility, Patty is ... (more...)
Windsync to Perform A POCKET NUTCRACKER at Met, 12/14 Windsync to Perform A POCKET NUTCRACKER at Met, 12/14
by BWW News Desk - November 23, 2014

(New York, November 21, 2014) — This holiday season, the acclaimed wind quintet, WindSync, known for adventurous programs, fiery performances, and unique stage presence, will premiere an interactive and unforgettable version of The Nutcracker for children and adults alike.... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Perform HANDEL'S MESSIAH, 12/14 Pacific Symphony to Perform HANDEL'S MESSIAH, 12/14
by BWW News Desk - November 23, 2014

Orange County, Calif.—Nov. 21, 2014—Rejoice in the inspired melodies and theatrical mastery of “Handel's Glorious Messiah” when Pacific Symphony performs the Baroque masterpiece as a festive prelude to Christmas and the celebration of Christ's birth. A holiday tradition across the world, “Messiah” h... (more...)
Vocalist Michelle DeYoung Sings with MSO This Weekend Vocalist Michelle DeYoung Sings with MSO This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 21, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Michelle DeYoung this weekend, November 21-22, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Asher Fisch, the performances feature Schumann's Symphony No. 2, Berg's Seven Early Songs, and Strauss's Tod und Verklärung (Death and Tr... (more...)




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