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Wu Man to Perfrom at Asia Society, with the Silk Road Ensemble & NY Phil in February Wu Man to Perfrom at Asia Society, with the Silk Road Ensemble & NY Phil in February
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

Grammy Award-nominated pipa player Wu Man, named Musical America's Instrumentalist of the Year in 2013, joins the foremost ambassadors of music and instrumental traditions from across the world to perform in two major anniversary celebrations, one for Music From Japan and the other with Yo-Yo Ma's S... (more...)
Pianist Inna Faliks to Perform World Premiere of Clarice Assad's Godai; Brahms Sonatas Nos. 2 & 3; at Bargemusic Pianist Inna Faliks to Perform World Premiere of Clarice Assad's Godai; Brahms Sonatas Nos. 2 & 3; at Bargemusic
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2015

On Friday, March 20, 2015, 8 pm, BARGEMUSIC presents celebrated Ukrainian-born pianist Inna Faliks in a recital featuring the world premiere of Clarice Assad's Godai, five movements for speaking pianist with poetry by Steven Schroeder, paired with two monumental works by Johannes Brahms, rarely hear... (more...)
Yale Schola Cantorum and Orchestra to Perform Handel's JUDAS MACCABEUS, 1/25 Yale Schola Cantorum and Orchestra to Perform Handel's JUDAS MACCABEUS, 1/25
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

The Yale Schola Cantorum and Orchestra of period instruments will perform George Frideric Handel's oratorio 'Judas Maccabeus' on Sunday, January 25 at 7 pm. David Hill will conduct the concert.... (more...)
Cellist Yo-Yo Ma to Perform at Heinz Hall, 2/25/15 Cellist Yo-Yo Ma to Perform at Heinz Hall, 2/25/15
by BWW News Desk - November 25, 2014

PITTSBURGH – The ancient Silk Road takes a new route through Heinz Hall on February 25 when cello superstar Yo-Yo Ma and his music collective bring their unique program to Pittsburgh.... (more...)
Japan Society Presents A SALUTE TO TRADITION Japan Society Presents A SALUTE TO TRADITION
by BWW News Desk - October 24, 2014

As the third performance in The Shamisen Sessions, a multi-month celebration of the music and history of the distinctively Japanese instrument, Japan Society presents A Salute to Tradition on November 20th. This single-evening showcase features spectacular examples of three of Japan's major classica... (more...)
Scott Johnson Premieres MIND OUT OF MATTER with Alarm Will Sound Tonight Scott Johnson Premieres MIND OUT OF MATTER with Alarm Will Sound Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2014

The much-anticipated world premiere of Scott Johnson's 'Mind Out of Matter'--the composer's largest work to-date--will be performed by Alarm Will Sound at the Alexander Kasser Theater in Montclair, NJ, tonight and tomorrow, October 4 and 5. Alan Pierson is conducting. The work is a Peak Performances... (more...)
November at The University Musical Society Includes SUPERPOSITION, THE BIG SQUEEZE, and More November at The University Musical Society Includes SUPERPOSITION, THE BIG SQUEEZE, and More
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2014

The University Musical Society (UMS) continues its 2014-2015 season in November with eight must-see performances. The month opens with superposition, a stage work by Japan's leading contemporary artist Ryoji Ikeda on Friday, October 31 and Saturday, November 1 in the Power Center; superposition expl... (more...)
Japan Society Welcomes Hiromitsu Agatsuma and Akiko Yano Tonight Japan Society Welcomes Hiromitsu Agatsuma and Akiko Yano Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2014

Internationally acclaimed instrumentalists Hiromitsu Agatsuma (on tsugaru-shamisen) and Akiko Yano (on piano) perform together for one night only tonight, September 27 in the first show of Japan Society's 2014-15 Performing Arts Season's multi-month musical program, The Shamisen Sessions.... (more...)
Scott Johnson to Premiere MIND OUT OF MATTER with Alarm Will Sound, 10/4 Scott Johnson to Premiere MIND OUT OF MATTER with Alarm Will Sound, 10/4
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2014

The much-anticipated world premiere of Scott Johnson's 'Mind Out of Matter'--the composer's largest work to-date--will be performed by Alarm Will Sound at the Alexander Kasser Theater in Montclair, NJ, October 4 and 5. Alan Pierson is conducting. The work is a Peak Performances commission.... (more...)
Japan Society to Welcome Hiromitsu Agatsuma and Akiko Yano, 9/27 Japan Society to Welcome Hiromitsu Agatsuma and Akiko Yano, 9/27
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2014

Internationally acclaimed instrumentalists Hiromitsu Agatsuma (on tsugaru-shamisen) and Akiko Yano (on piano) perform together for one night only on September 27 in the first show of Japan Society's 2014-15 Performing Arts Season's multi-month musical program, The Shamisen Sessions. While Yano's '... (more...)
Get to Know André Watts, Appearing in the Beethoven Festival with the A2SO Get to Know André Watts, Appearing in the Beethoven Festival with the A2SO
by BWW News Desk - August 27, 2014

André Watts burst upon the music world at the age of 16 when Leonard Bernstein chose him to make his debut with the New York Philharmonic in their Young People's Concerts, broadcast nationwide on CBS-TV. Only two weeks later, Bernstein asked him to substitute at the last minute for the ailing Glenn... (more...)
The Arvo Pärt Project Performs Series of Shows in NYC & D.C., Now thru 6/2 The Arvo Pärt Project Performs Series of Shows in NYC & D.C., Now thru 6/2
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2014

The Arvo Pärt Project at St. Vladimir's Seminary presents four concerts from today, May 27 to June 2 devoted to the music of Estonian composer Arvo Pärt. The concerts take place in Washington, D.C. at the Kennedy Center's Millennium Theater (today, May 27) and The Phillips Collection (May 29) and in... (more...)
Peninsula Symphony Orchestra Presents THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH This Weekend Peninsula Symphony Orchestra Presents THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2014

The Peninsula Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Music Director Mitchell Sardou Klein, will continue its 65th anniversary season with a pair of concerts entitled 'Fountain of Youth' featuring the world premiere of a new Double Concerto for Cello, Clarinet and Orchestra by young composer and clarinetis... (more...)
Riccardo Muti, CSO Music Director, Returns to Chicago for Two Week Residency, Now thru 3/29 Riccardo Muti, CSO Music Director, Returns to Chicago for Two Week Residency, Now thru 3/29
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2014

CSO Music Director Riccardo Muti returns to Chicago in March for two weeks of CSO programs that continue the cycle of Schubert's symphonic works which began at the start of the 2013/14 season. Concerts with Maestro Muti take place today, March 20-22 and 26-29, 2014. The first week's program includes... (more...)
Riccardo Muti, CSO Music Director, Returns to Chicago for Two Week Residency, 3/20-29 Riccardo Muti, CSO Music Director, Returns to Chicago for Two Week Residency, 3/20-29
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2014

CSO Music Director Riccardo Muti returns to Chicago in March for two weeks of CSO programs that continue the cycle of Schubert's symphonic works which began at the start of the 2013/14 season. Concerts with Maestro Muti take place on March 20-22 and 26-29, 2014. The first week's program includes Sch... (more...)
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts Announces PianoFest Headliner Schedule Whidbey Island Center for the Arts Announces PianoFest Headliner Schedule
by BWW News Desk - March 05, 2014

Whidbey Island Center for the Arts announces the headliner schedule for the second annual PianoFest Northwest from April 16 - 19, 2014. The four-day piano music festival will feature a Locals Night (4/16), as well as Classical (4/17), Latin (4/18), and Jazz Music (4/19). Respectively, the headliners... (more...)
Richmond Symphony and Anne Akiko Meyers Perform Mason Bates' Violin Concerto This Weekend Richmond Symphony and Anne Akiko Meyers Perform Mason Bates' Violin Concerto This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - March 01, 2014

Richmond, Virginia The Richmond Symphony and Guest Artist Anne Akiko Meyers will perform the Virginia debut of contemporary composer Mason Bates' Violin Concerto during the weekend of Shostakovich Symphony No. 10 concerts tonight, March 1st at 8pm and March 2nd at 3pm.... (more...)
The Houston Symphony Presents STEVE TYRELL & FRIENDS, 3/13 The Houston Symphony Presents STEVE TYRELL & FRIENDS, 3/13
by BWW News Desk - 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 leadership of Houston Symphony Associate Conductor Robert Franz, Tyrell and the orchestra will perform ... (more...)
The Arvo Pärt Project to Perform Series of Shows in NYC & D.C., 5/27-6/2 The Arvo Pärt Project to Perform Series of Shows in NYC & D.C., 5/27-6/2
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2014

The Arvo Pärt Project at St. Vladimir's Seminary presents four concerts from May 27 to June 2 devoted to the music of Estonian composer Arvo Pärt. The concerts take place in Washington, D.C. at the Kennedy Center's Millennium Theater (May 27) and The Phillips Collection (May 29) and in New York City... (more...)




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