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Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Presents 10th Annual PRYSM Festival Concert, 2/4 Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Presents 10th Annual PRYSM Festival Concert, 2/4
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2017

After months of practice, Philadelphia Youth Orchestra's PRYSM (Philadelphia Region Youth String Music) and PRYSM-YA (PRYSM Young Artists) will showcase their skills at the tenth annual PRYSM Festival Concert on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 3 p.m. It will be held in Centennial Hall at the Haverford... (more...)
The Friends of the Annapolis Symphony Announces CONCERT OF TASTE, 3/12 The Friends of the Annapolis Symphony Announces CONCERT OF TASTE, 3/12
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2017

The Friends of the Annapolis Symphony (FASO) will hold its annual Concert of Taste on March 12, 2017 at the Francis Scott Key Lobby in Mellon Hall on the campus of St. John's College, six o'clock until nine o'clock.  Now in its 37th year, the theme for this year is 'Music Rocks the Soul' and will fe... (more...)
The National Philharmonic Features Chinese Gold Medal Pianist Haochen Zhang, 1/28 The National Philharmonic Features Chinese Gold Medal Pianist Haochen Zhang, 1/28
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2017

The National Philharmonic's 2016-2017 season at The Music Center at Strathmore continues on the Chinese New Year with Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2 with Chinese gold medal pianist Haochen Zhang and Antonín Dvo?ák's Symphony No. 8 in G Major. Both will be led by Philharmonic Music Director and ... (more...)
Gaudete Brass Celebrates John Corigliano on New Cedille Records Album Gaudete Brass Celebrates John Corigliano on New Cedille Records Album
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2017

Gaudete Brass celebrates one of America's most popular and highly honored living composers on its new album, 'sevenfive-The John Corigliano Effect,' featuring music by Corigliano and his protégés, including world-premiere recordings of Corigliano's only works scored exclusively for brass.... (more...)
Continental Sensation Paris Combo Swings into QPAC Continental Sensation Paris Combo Swings into QPAC
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2017

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Orion Ensemble Presents Third Concert, 3/12 Orion Ensemble Presents Third Concert, 3/12
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2017

On a program of 'Connections,' The Orion Ensemble, winner of the prestigious Chamber Music America/ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming, presents its third concert program of the season, which takes its name from a Robert Kritz work composed for Orion. Performances, which welcome back guest violi... (more...)
TV: RPO and HICSS Launch STROKESTRA Orchestra for Stroke Survivors TV: RPO and HICSS Launch STROKESTRA Orchestra for Stroke Survivors
by Stage Tube - January 19, 2017

STROKESTRA is a pioneering collaboration between the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) and Hull Integrated Community Stroke Service (HICSS) which uses group creative music-making to drive patient-led rehabilitation work in stroke survivors and their carers. ... (more...)
Kronos Quartet Returns for New Works, 2/11 Kronos Quartet Returns for New Works, 2/11
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2017

On Saturday, February 11 at 7:30 p.m., San Francisco's celebrated Kronos Quartet returns to Zankel Hall for a program of new works, six of which were commissioned as part of Carnegie Hall's 125 Commissions Project, including the world premiere of Rhiannon Giddens's At the Purchaser's Option with Var... (more...)
Percussionist-Composer Alex Cline to Release OCEAN OF VOWS This March Percussionist-Composer Alex Cline to Release OCEAN OF VOWS This March
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2017

Percussionist-composer Alex Cline's new double CD, Oceans of Vows (Cryptogramophone Records) is slated for release on March 10, 2017.... (more...)
American Brass Quintet Releases Album of Commissioned Works American Brass Quintet Releases Album of Commissioned Works
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2017

The distinguished American Brass Quintet releases their new recording, Perspectives, today on Summit Records.... (more...)
Vänskä Conducts FUTURE CLASSICS Concert of New Music by Emerging Composers at 2016-17 Composer Institute Vänskä Conducts FUTURE CLASSICS Concert of New Music by Emerging Composers at 2016-17 Composer Institute
by BWW News Desk - January 12, 2017

The Minnesota Orchestra performs new orchestral works by seven of today's top emerging composers in its annual Future Classics concert, played under the baton of Music Director Osmo Vänskä. The concert, held on Friday, February 3, is the capstone of the 14th Minnesota Orchestra Composer Institute, c... (more...)
New Jersey Symphony Presents HANDEL'S MESSIAH, 12/16 New Jersey Symphony Presents HANDEL'S MESSIAH, 12/16
by BWW News Desk - November 09, 2016

Members of the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra perform Handel's Messiah with the Montclair State University Singers and a quartet of vocal soloists December 16 and 18 in Princeton and Newark, respectively. George Manahan, the NJSO's interim Music Director from 1983–85, returns to conduct Handel's mast... (more...)
Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Presents CHRISTMAS FIESTA WITH SULTANS OF STRING, 12/16 Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Presents CHRISTMAS FIESTA WITH SULTANS OF STRING, 12/16
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

On Friday December 16, at 8:00pm, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, under the musical direction of José-Luis Novo, performs our Holiday Pops concert, entitledChristmas Fiesta with Sultans of String, at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts... (more...)
Full Casting Announced for Pacific Symphony's HANDEL'S GLORIOUS MESSIAH, 12/4 Full Casting Announced for Pacific Symphony's HANDEL'S GLORIOUS MESSIAH, 12/4
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

Full of exciting choral writing, thundering timpani and blazing trumpets, “Handel's Glorious Messiah” energizes its audience and leaves them singing, “Hallelujah!” This beloved holiday tradition of Handel's celebrated oratorio provides the perfect respite during the busy season to experience joy, re... (more...)
Forge Music Venue to Present LONDON IRISH REFLECTIONS 11/14 Forge Music Venue to Present LONDON IRISH REFLECTIONS 11/14
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2016

Forge Music Venue in Camden, London on Monday 14th November 2016 at 7.30pm for the World Premiere of London Irish Reflections, which seeks to contextualise the experience of the Irish of several generations working and living in London. Daire Halpin (soprano) and Jean Kelly (harpist) - our Joint Art... (more...)
American Classical Orchestra Presents Bach Concert, 11/29 American Classical Orchestra Presents Bach Concert, 11/29
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

On Tuesday, November 29 at 8:00PM at the St. Ignatius of Antioch Church, 552 West End Ave. at 87th St, American Classical Orchestra presents a program of J.S Bach's cantatas; Es wartet alles auf dich, opening chorus BWV 187; Nun Komm der Heiden Heiland, opening chorus BWV 62; Christ lag in Todesband... (more...)
The Canton Symphony Chorus Presents Concert, 11/12 The Canton Symphony Chorus Presents Concert, 11/12
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

The Canton Symphony Chorus will present a concert on Saturday November 12 at 7:00pm at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist (627 McKinley Ave NW, Canton).  The 70-member Canton Symphony Chorus is under the direction of Dr. Britt Cooper, Director of Fine and Performing Arts and Director of Choral Act... (more...)
Music Director Thierry Fischer Leads Utah Symphony in 'Alexander Nevsky', 11/18-19 Music Director Thierry Fischer Leads Utah Symphony in 'Alexander Nevsky', 11/18-19
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

Music Director Thierry Fischer leads the Utah Symphony and Utah Symphony Chorus prepared by Dr. Barlow Bradford in Prokofiev's remarkable cantata, “Alexander Nevsky” with the help of Russian mezzo-soprano Alisa Kolosova and the University of Utah Choirs on November 18 and 19 at 7:30 PM at Abravanel ... (more...)
Comcast and The Philly POPS Partner to Present 'Salute Series' to Honor Vets Comcast and The Philly POPS Partner to Present 'Salute Series' to Honor Vets
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

The Philly POPS Salute Series recognizes those who dedicate themselves to a life of service and commitment by celebrating their service on holidays of American tradition. The Salute Series includes large-scale, free performances on Memorial Day, July 3 on Independence Mall, July 4 at Philadelphia's ... (more...)
LA Chamber Orchestra Presents LIFT EVERY VOICE, 1/14 LA Chamber Orchestra Presents LIFT EVERY VOICE, 1/14
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

Celebrating the unique ability of music and the arts to address challenging social and moral issues, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) presents LIFT EVERY VOICE, a three-week, city-wide series of free and ticketed concerts, conversations and community engagement curated by LACO Music Director Jef... (more...)
Lynn University Hosts Musical Events Lynn University Hosts Musical Events
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2016

Jon Robertson, dean of Lynn University's Conservatory of Music and Philharmonia guest conductor, today invited the public to attend 18 musical performances during December 2016 and January 2017.... (more...)