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CSO Presents THE PLANETS - An HD Odyssey and a Unique Space Exhibit, 4/26CSO Presents THE PLANETS - An HD Odyssey and a Unique Space Exhibit, 4/26
April 15, 2014

Gustav Holst didn't even know Pluto was a planet — or a dwarf planet — when he started to compose his seven-movement suite The Planets in 1914. Pluto wasn't discovered until 1930 and by that time, Hol... (more...)


The Richmond Symphony Presents THE MUSIC OF THE ROLLING STONES TonightThe Richmond Symphony Presents THE MUSIC OF THE ROLLING STONES Tonight
April 12, 2014

Richmond, Virginia The Richmond Symphony presents The Music of The Rolling Stones tonight, April 12, 2014, 8 p.m. at the Landmark Theater. (more...)


Solti Foundtion U.S. Announces 2014 Award RecipientsSolti Foundtion U.S. Announces 2014 Award Recipients
April 04, 2014

The Solti Foundation U.S. today announced an unprecedented eight awards as it marked its tenth year of granting awards to rising young American conductors. (more...)


Virginia Arts Festival and The Simon Family JCC Welcome the Israel Philharmonic TonightVirginia Arts Festival and The Simon Family JCC Welcome the Israel Philharmonic Tonight
April 02, 2014

Virginia Arts Festival in partnership with The Simon Family JCC is delighted to bring the acclaimed Israel Philharmonic Orchestra to the Sandler Center tonight, April 2nd. This event is the opening ni... (more...)


First Episode of Gerard Schwarz's ALL-STAR ORCHESTRA Wins Two Emmy AwardsFirst Episode of Gerard Schwarz's ALL-STAR ORCHESTRA Wins Two Emmy Awards
March 31, 2014

All-Star Orchestra took home two Emmy Awards yesterday at the 57th Annual New York Emmy Awards, which took place at the Marriott Marquis' Broadway Ballroom in New York City. (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...)


Rhode Island Phil and Violinist Phillippe Quint Present STRAVINSKY'S VIOLIN CONCERTO and More TonightRhode Island Phil and Violinist Phillippe Quint Present STRAVINSKY'S VIOLIN CONCERTO and More Tonight
March 22, 2014

Violinist PHILIPPE QUINT joins Music Director LARRY RACHLEFF and the RHODE ISLAND PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA for STRAVINSKY'S VIOLIN CONCERTO today, March 22. (more...)


Young Artists Perform for $43,000 in The 39th Annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition, 5/29 and 5/31Young Artists Perform for $43,000 in The 39th Annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition, 5/29 and 5/31
March 21, 2014

As the cap to an extraordinary Centennial Season, the 39th annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition, hosted by the Houston Symphony League, will take place on Thursday, May 29 and Saturday, May 31... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN'S 9TH SYMPHONY, Now thru 3/23Milwaukee Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN'S 9TH SYMPHONY, Now thru 3/23
March 21, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart open the 2014 Beethoven Festival with Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 today, March 21-23, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.... (more...)


Violinist Philippe Quint Receives Gateways Ambassador of Arts AwardViolinist Philippe Quint Receives Gateways Ambassador of Arts Award
March 14, 2014

On Wednesday, March 12, violinist Philippe Quint was awarded the Ambassador of Arts Award at the 16th Anniversary Gala Banquet of the Gateways Organization celebrating The Brownstone Experience. The b... (more...)


The 2014 ROCO Chamber Series Presents FRENCH SALON, 4/27The 2014 ROCO Chamber Series Presents FRENCH SALON, 4/27
March 12, 2014

River Oaks Chamber Orchestra concludes its 2013 – 2014 ROCO Chamber Series on Sunday, April 27 at 4 p.m. with a concert titled French Salonat Gremillion &Co. Fine Art Annex located at 2504 Nottingham... (more...)


Virginia Arts Festival and The Simon Family JCC to Welcome the Israel Philharmonic, 4/2Virginia Arts Festival and The Simon Family JCC to Welcome the Israel Philharmonic, 4/2
March 07, 2014

Virginia Arts Festival in partnership with The Simon Family JCC is delighted to bring the acclaimed Israel Philharmonic Orchestra to the Sandler Center April 2nd. This event is the opening night of th... (more...)


April at the Houston Symphony Includes ROMEO AND JULIET, BELLE OF THE BALL and MoreApril at the Houston Symphony Includes ROMEO AND JULIET, BELLE OF THE BALL and More
February 28, 2014

The Houston Symphony's April calendar provides several unique treats that are sure to excite Houston audiences. Conductor Laureate Hans Graf will return to the podium to lead the orchestra in Tchaikov... (more...)


Cincinnati Symphony Presents Verdi's REQUIEM This WeekendCincinnati Symphony Presents Verdi's REQUIEM This Weekend
February 28, 2014

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra welcomes back revered conductor, and former CSO Creative Director, Rafael Fru?hbeck de Burgos for his second engagement of the 2013- 14 season. Tonight, February 28 a... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents BEETHOVEN'S 9TH SYMPHONY, 3/21-23The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents BEETHOVEN'S 9TH SYMPHONY, 3/21-23
February 27, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart open the 2014 Beethoven Festival with Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 on March 21-23, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Th... (more...)


The Houston Symphony Presents STEVE TYRELL & FRIENDS, 3/13The Houston Symphony Presents STEVE TYRELL & FRIENDS, 3/13
February 27, 2014

On Thursday, March 13, the Houston Symphony will continue its legendary centennial celebration by performing alongside one of the leading figures in the recording industry, Steve Tyrell. Under the lea... (more...)


The Rhode Island Philharmonic and Violinist Phillippe Quint Present STRAVINSKY'S VIOLIN CONCERTO and TCHAIKOVSKY'S PATHETIQUE, 3/22The Rhode Island Philharmonic and Violinist Phillippe Quint Present STRAVINSKY'S VIOLIN CONCERTO and TCHAIKOVSKY'S PATHETIQUE, 3/22
February 26, 2014

East Providence, RI ? Violinist PHILIPPE QUINT joins Music Director LARRY RACHLEFF and the RHODE ISLAND PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA for STRAVINSKY'S VIOLIN CONCERTO on Saturday March 22. The orchestra will... (more...)


Cleveland POPS Orchestra with Carl Topilow Pays Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch with a Special Concert TonightCleveland POPS Orchestra with Carl Topilow Pays Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch with a Special Concert Tonight
February 21, 2014

The Cleveland POPS Orchestra with Carl Topilow pays tribute to the musical genius of Marvin Hamlisch in a special concert at 8:00 p.m. tonight, February 21st in Severance Hall. The concert will featur... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops Presents A ST. PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATION WITH CHERISH THE LADIES, 3/14-16The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops Presents A ST. PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATION WITH CHERISH THE LADIES, 3/14-16
February 20, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops presents A St. Patrick's Day Celebration with Cherish the Ladies on March 14-16, 2014, at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Micha... (more...)


Michael Christie Leads Minnesota Orchestra's Classical Series Opening Concerts This WeekendMichael Christie Leads Minnesota Orchestra's Classical Series Opening Concerts This Weekend
February 20, 2014

Conductor Michael Christie will lead the opening concerts of the Minnesota Orchestra's classical season subscription series today, February 20 at 11am; Friday, February 21 at 8pm; and Saturday, Februa... (more...)


University of Cincinnati - CCM American Voices Concert Series to Present John Adams' EL NINO, 3/2University of Cincinnati - CCM American Voices Concert Series to Present John Adams' EL NINO, 3/2
February 19, 2014

The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music's (CCM) Philharmonia Orchestra, Chamber Choir, Chorale and Cincinnati Children's Choir proudly present a stirring rendition of Pulitzer Prize... (more...)


 ROCO Chamber Series Presents RHYTHMS OF PARIS AND NEW ORLEANS, 3/9 ROCO Chamber Series Presents RHYTHMS OF PARIS AND NEW ORLEANS, 3/9
February 17, 2014

River Oaks Chamber Orchestra continues its 2013 – 2014 ROCO Chamber Series on Sunday, March 9 at 4 p.m. with a concert titled Rhythms of Paris and New Orleans at Gremillion &Co. Fine Art Annex located... (more...)


Meredith Monk Announces National and International Performances, Releases, ResidenciesMeredith Monk Announces National and International Performances, Releases, Residencies
February 11, 2014

Five decades later and still blazing new trails, Meredith Monk began preparation for her Fiftieth Year celebration with the January 29 announcement of her appointment as the 2014/15 Richard and Barbar... (more...)


Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Announce the 2014-2015 BNY Mellon Grand Classics SeasonManfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Announce the 2014-2015 BNY Mellon Grand Classics Season
February 07, 2014

Today, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra announced the 2014-2015 BNY Mellon Grand Classics season, the orchestra's 119th year since its founding and its seventh season under the leadership of Music Di... (more...)


Houston Symphony Welcomes the Return of Emanuel Ax for Three Performances at Jones Hall, 2/13-16Houston Symphony Welcomes the Return of Emanuel Ax for Three Performances at Jones Hall, 2/13-16
February 06, 2014

On February 13, 15 and 16, the Houston Symphony welcomes the return of soloist and piano superstar Emanuel Ax for three performances at Jones Hall. Under the baton of Houston favorite Hannu Lintu, aud... (more...)



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