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e-Piano Junior Competition Winner Announced e-Piano Junior Competition Winner Announced
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2015

Nathan Lee, 13, from Sammamish, Washington, earned First Place in this year's e-Piano Junior Competition, capturing the top prize of $8,000 in the international event held in Minnesota over the past six days that showcased the talent of some of the world's best classical pianists ages 17 and under.... (more...)
Five Major Orchestras Partner With Google to Launch 'Classical Live' on Google Play Five Major Orchestras Partner With Google to Launch 'Classical Live' on Google Play
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2015

Five of today's leading orchestras have joined forces in an unprecedented new collaboration to launch the inaugural phase of Classical Live, the first and only initiative offering current recordings exclusively on Google Play Music. Through Classical Live, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, The Clevelan... (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...)
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...)
Houston Symphony Chorus to Perform Free Concert at United Methodist Church, 5/31 Houston Symphony Chorus to Perform Free Concert at United Methodist Church, 5/31
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2015

WHAT: The 125 members of the Houston Symphony Chorus, directed by Betsy Cook Weber, will shine on their own in this free concert of spirituals and classics by Handel, Mendelssohn, Brahms, Morten Lauridsen and more.... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony to Conclude All-Beethoven Program with THE IMMORTAL, 6/5 Pittsburgh Symphony to Conclude All-Beethoven Program with THE IMMORTAL, 6/5
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2015

PITTSBURGH – Revel in two of Beethoven's most notable and majestic works during the Pittsburgh Symphony's BNY Mellon Grand Classics: BeethovenFest: The Immortal June 5-7. It features the composer's violin concerto and Symphony No. 9, with its famous “Ode to Joy.” ... (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...)
Cantata Singers Set 2015-16 Season Cantata Singers Set 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2015

Cantata Singers has announced its 52nd Season.... (more...)
N.C. Symphony to Perform A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, 5/7-9 N.C. Symphony to Perform A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, 5/7-9
by BWW News Desk - April 30, 2015

North Carolina Symphony Music Director Grant Llewellyn will lead the orchestra, members of UNC-Chapel Hill's Carolina Choir, and an outstanding cast of actors, directed by University of North Carolina School of the Arts Dean of Drama Carl Forsman, in a theatrical / symphonic presentation of William ... (more...)
Richmond Symphony to Join Forces with Chorus on BERNSTEIN: CHICHESTER PSLAMS, 5/9 Richmond Symphony to Join Forces with Chorus on BERNSTEIN: CHICHESTER PSLAMS, 5/9
by BWW News Desk - April 29, 2015

April 28, 2015 – Richmond, Virginia The Richmond Symphony invites you to experience Bernstein: Chichester Psalms on Saturday, May 9 at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 10 at 3:00 p.m. at Richmond CenterStage's Carpenter Theatre. The performance features boy soprano Jack Rigdon and the 150 member Richmond S... (more...)
ROCO's ALIVE IN CONCERT Series to Perform NOTES TO BE WRITTEN, 4/23 ROCO's ALIVE IN CONCERT Series to Perform NOTES TO BE WRITTEN, 4/23
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

Notes To Be Written Thursday, April 23,  6:30 p.m. composer talk;  7:30 p.m. performance St. John the Divine Church David Danzmayr, conductor Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano Ertan Torgul, concertmaster Pierre Jalbert, composer... (more...)
Oakland East Bay Symphony Releases Schedule for 2015-2016 Season Oakland East Bay Symphony Releases Schedule for 2015-2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

Oakland, CA, April 21, 2015 – Music Director and Conductor Michael Morgan and the Oakland East Bay Symphony have announced an unusually eclectic season for 2015-2016 including premieres, guest artists and music spanning 300 years from Bach to today in seven concerts at the Paramount Theatre in Oakla... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN'S 'EMPEROR,' 5/7-9 The Pacific Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN'S 'EMPEROR,' 5/7-9
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2015

From simple beauty to dazzling grandeur, Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor” requires extreme virtuosity from its soloist, making it an ideal centerpiece for Pacific Symphony's upcoming concert, “Beethoven's 'Emperor.'” Pianist Barry Douglas, gold medal winner at the 1986 Tchaikovsky Interna... (more...)
Pacific Chorale Sets 2015-16 Season Pacific Chorale Sets 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2015

Pacific Chorale, the resident choir of Segerstrom Center for the Arts (SCFTA), has announced its 48th season under the banner “Musical Journeys.” Six concerts are offered in a variety of subscription packages, as well as a free community Choral Festival concert this summer.... (more...)
SDSO to Present Mendelssohn's ELIJAH, 4/24-25 SDSO to Present Mendelssohn's ELIJAH, 4/24-25
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2015

Join the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra and Chorus as it partners with the Cathedral of St. Joseph for a special performance of Mendelssohn's Elijah. The story focuses on the Prophet Elijah and tells several dramatic episodes relating to him. The SDSO previously partnered with the Cathedral of St. ... (more...)
Yo-Yo Ma to Perform DVORAK with Pacific Symphony Orchestra, 5/5 Yo-Yo Ma to Perform DVORAK with Pacific Symphony Orchestra, 5/5
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—April 14, 2015—Widely considered the greatest cellist alive today, Yo-Yo Ma makes a special Orange County appearance to honor Music Director Carl St.Clair's 25th anniversary season with Pacific Symphony. One of classical music's true superstars and an ambassador for the art for... (more...)
Itzhak Perlman to Perform with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, 4/28 Itzhak Perlman to Perform with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, 4/28
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2015

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 04/07/2015 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents An Evening with Itzhak Perlman on April 28, 2015at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Associate Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong leads the orchestra in Brahms's Symphony No. 2, and Itzhak Perlman plays Mendelssohn's Violin... (more...)
Music Academy Announces 2015 Summer Season Music Academy Announces 2015 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - April 06, 2015

The Music Academy of the West will present the world-renowned New York Philharmonic in its first-ever performance at the historic Santa Barbara Bowl as well as a new production of Gioachino Rossini's comic opera Cinderella as part of the Academy's 68th annual Summer Festival. The Music Academy will ... (more...)
Palisades Virtuosi to Perform Hope Springs Eternal Concert, 4/19 Palisades Virtuosi to Perform Hope Springs Eternal Concert, 4/19
by BWW News Desk - April 03, 2015

The Palisades Virtuosi flute, clarinet and piano trio presents Hope Springs Eternal - the third subscription concert of their 2014-2015 season on Sunday, April 19 at 7:30 PM at the Unitarian Society of Ridgewood, 113 Cottage Place in Ridgewood, New Jersey. The evening, presented by Society Café Conc... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Brothers Honeck in BNY Mellon Grand Classics, 4/17 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Brothers Honeck in BNY Mellon Grand Classics, 4/17
by BWW News Desk - April 03, 2015

PITTSBURGH – Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Music Director Manfred Honeck and his brother, Rainer Honeck, keep it in the family as Rainer makes his Heinz Hall debut during BNY Mellon Grand Classics: Brothers Honeck April 17-19. This weekend marks the first time the two have performed together profess... (more...)
BSO Sets Summer 2015 Season BSO Sets Summer 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2015

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra today announced its 2015 summer programs. This summer's concerts will include the annual Star-Spangled Spectacular at Oregon Ridge Park, comedian and singer Seth MacFarlane, Vivaldi's The Four Seasons and Dvo?ák's New World Symphony. Calendar and concert information ... (more...)
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule for Summer Season Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule for Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2015

Baltimore, Md. (March 27, 2015) — The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra today announced its 2015 summer programs. This summer's concerts will include the annual Star-Spangled Spectacular at Oregon Ridge Park, comedian and singer Seth MacFarlane, Vivaldi's The Four Seasons and Dvo?ák's New World Symphony.... (more...)
The Collegiate Chorale to Present US Premiere of THE ROAD OF PROMISE, 5/6-7 The Collegiate Chorale to Present US Premiere of THE ROAD OF PROMISE, 5/6-7
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2015

The Collegiate Chorale concludes its 2014-2015 season with the US Premiere of Kurt Weill's The Road of Promise May 6, 2015 at 8pm and May 7, 2015 at 7pm at Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019. Tickets are $30-$135 and are available at www.carnegiehall... (more...)
Paul Anka to Perform Concert with Pacific Symphony Orchestra, 4/9 Paul Anka to Perform Concert with Pacific Symphony Orchestra, 4/9
by BWW News Desk - March 19, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—March 18, 2015—Bursting onto the music scene at age 15 with his hit song “Diana,” Paul Anka took his teenage stardom and turned it into a seven-decade career, penning over 500 songs for the great singers of the day and remaining a consummate entertainer for years to come. Backe... (more...)
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Sets Centennial Season Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Sets Centennial Season
by BWW News Desk - March 12, 2015

Music Director Marin Alsop and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) announce the Orchestra's celebratory Centennial 2015-2016 season, its ninth season under the direction of Maestra Alsop. Through appearances by the world's most renowned artists, premieres of several new works, Baltimore homecomin... (more...)



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