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EarShot & BPO Select Composers for Buffalo Philharmonic New Music Readings, 2/10-11 EarShot & BPO Select Composers for Buffalo Philharmonic New Music Readings, 2/10-11
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2015

From February 10-12, 2015, EarShot (the National Orchestral Composition Discovery Network) and the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO), JoAnn Falletta, Music Director, will present the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra New Music Readings at Kleinhans Music Hall (3 Symphony Circle, Buffalo). On Wednesd... (more...)
CSO Receives 2 Million Dollar Gift from the Clinton Family CSO Receives 2 Million Dollar Gift from the Clinton Family
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

CHICAGO—Jeff Alexander, President of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA), announced today that CSOA Trustee Bruce Clinton and his wife, Martha, along with members of The Clinton Family Fund, pledged $2 million to the CSOA to endow the Principal Timpani position in the Orchestra. The po... (more...)
Violinist Rachel Barton Pine to Perform at Mesa Arts Center, 2/5 Violinist Rachel Barton Pine to Perform at Mesa Arts Center, 2/5
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

Violin virtuoso Rachel Barton Pine will be performing in Mesa Arts Center's Ikeda Theater on Feb. 5, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. As part of the Classical Music Inside Out series, Pine will be taking on composer Niccolò Paganini's 24 Caprices. Tickets are available at mesaartscenter.com or by calling 480-644-6... (more...)
Columbia University School of the Arts Announces John Luther Adams as the Newest Recipient of the William Schuman Award Columbia University School of the Arts Announces John Luther Adams as the Newest Recipient of the William Schuman Award
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

Columbia University School of the Arts is pleased to announce that John Luther Adams is the newest recipient of the William Schuman Award, a major recognition given periodically over the past three decades. Named for its first recipient, the award, in the form of a direct, unrestricted grant of $50,... (more...)
Twin Piano Prodigies to Headline Mozart Concerto for Two Pianos, 1/17 Twin Piano Prodigies to Headline Mozart Concerto for Two Pianos, 1/17
by BWW News Desk - January 07, 2015

HOUSTON (January 6 2015) – On Saturday and Sunday, January 17 and 18, twin sisters Christina and Michelle Naughton share the Jones Hall stage to perform Mozart's Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra in their Houston Symphony debut. Witness the young virtuosi “join two hearts and four hands at two ... (more...)
Apollo's Fire to Celebrate Bach's Birthday with FAMILY FROLIC Concert Series, 1/22 Apollo's Fire to Celebrate Bach's Birthday with FAMILY FROLIC Concert Series, 1/22
by BWW News Desk - December 24, 2014

Apollo's Fire reprises its popular “Fireside” series – intimate 90-minute concerts followed by coffee, hot cider and conversation with the artists. In a tribute to Bach's 330th Birthday, this intimate concert tells the musical story of a day at the Bach Family Household and features AF veteran musi... (more...)
Riccardo Muti to Perform Concerts with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra This January Riccardo Muti to Perform Concerts with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra This January
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2014

Riccardo Muti, Music Director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, returns in January 2015 for several weeks of concerts with the CSO at both Symphony Center and Carnegie Hall. Muti's winter residency begins with performances in Chicago—on January 15, 16 and 17—of Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 2, featuri... (more...)
Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents Chamber Concert Today Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents Chamber Concert Today
by BWW News Desk - November 21, 2014

Join the A2SO today, November 21th at 1:30 pm at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor for the next in our continuing chamber recital series. This hour-long chamber concert features works by Mozart and Schumann played by Arie Lipsky our Music Director and Conductor, Aaron Berofsky, Concer... (more...)
The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SCHEHERAZADE This Weekend The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SCHEHERAZADE This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra performs Scheherazade this weekend, November 14-15, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Marcelo Lehninger, the performances feature Stravinsky's Suite No. 2 for Small Orchestra, Saint-Saëns's Piano Concerto No. 2 featuring Sean C... (more...)
Kimberly Valerio Performs with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra in BEETHOVEN EROICA This Weekend Kimberly Valerio Performs with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra in BEETHOVEN EROICA This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2014

Kimberly Valerio will perform as flute soloist with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) this weekend, November 14 and 15 in a program titled Beethoven 'Eroica.' Music Director José-Luis Novo will lead the orchestra in these Lexus Classic Series concerts beginning at 8:00pm in the newly renovated ... (more...)
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Performs PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION This Weekend Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Performs PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 10/08/2014 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Pictures at an Exhibition this weekend, November 8-9, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The performances feature Prokofiev's Classical Symphony, Schuller's Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee, Mussorgsky's Pictu... (more...)
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Present 'Assortment of Holiday Concerts' This December Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Present 'Assortment of Holiday Concerts' This December
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 11/06/2014 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra announces an assortment of holiday concerts this season, beginning with Cirque Musica Holiday on Wednesday, December 3, 2014, Under the Mistletoe with Ashley Brown on December 5-7, 2014, The Polar Express on Saturday, December 6, 2014, an... (more...)
Rhode Island Philharmonic to Perform THE FOUR SEASONS, 11/14 Rhode Island Philharmonic to Perform THE FOUR SEASONS, 11/14
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

October 30, 2014 – E. Providence – The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra's 70th Anniversary seasoncontinues Saturday November 15 at The Vets, 1 Avenue of the Arts in Providence. The Philharmonic welcomes music director LARRY RACHLEFF back to the podium for a program including the overture to Rossi... (more...)
Kimberly Valerio to Perform with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra in BEETHOVEN EROICA, 11/14-15 Kimberly Valerio to Perform with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra in BEETHOVEN EROICA, 11/14-15
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

Kimberly Valerio will perform as flute soloist with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) on November 14 and 15 in a program titled Beethoven “Eroica.” Music Director José-Luis Novo will lead the orchestra in these Lexus Classic Series concerts beginning at 8:00pm in the newly renovated auditorium ... (more...)
Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents Chamber Concert, 11/21 Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents Chamber Concert, 11/21
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

Join the A2SO on November 21th at 1:30 pm at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor for the next in our continuing chamber recital series. This hour-long chamber concert features works by Mozart and Schumann played by Arie Lipsky our Music Director and Conductor, Aaron Berofsky, Concert Ma... (more...)
The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SCHEHERAZADE, 11/14-15 The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SCHEHERAZADE, 11/14-15
by BWW News Desk - October 23, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra performs Scheherazade on November 14-15, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Marcelo Lehninger, the performances feature Stravinsky's Suite No. 2 for Small Orchestra, Saint-Saëns's Piano Concerto No. 2 featuring Sean Chen, and Ri... (more...)
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Perform PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION, 11/8 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Perform PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION, 11/8
by BWW News Desk - October 08, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 10/08/2014 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Pictures at an Exhibition on November 8-9, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The performances feature Prokofiev's Classical Symphony, Schuller's Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee, Mussorgsky's Pictures at an E... (more...)
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Releases PROKOFIEV: SUITE FROM ROMEO AND JULIET The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Releases PROKOFIEV: SUITE FROM ROMEO AND JULIET
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2014

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra's (CSO) fourth CSO Resound recording with Music Director Riccardo Muti, Prokofiev: Suite from Romeo and Juliet, will be released internationally on Tuesday, September 23, the same date that iTunes will begin its exclusive pre-order in the U.S. While scheduled to be re... (more...)
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Receives a $2 Million Dollar Pledge from Randy and Melvin Berlin The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Receives a $2 Million Dollar Pledge from Randy and Melvin Berlin
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2014

Jay Henderson, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA), announced today that CSOA Trustee Randy Berlin and her husband, Melvin, have pledged $2 million to the CSOA to create the Randy and Melvin Berlin Family Fund for the Canon. This gift provides suppo... (more...)
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Features Cellist Alisa Weilerstein Tonight Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Features Cellist Alisa Weilerstein Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present Alisa Weilerstein Plays Elgar this weekend, September 19-20, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.... (more...)
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Feature Cellist Alisa Weilerstein, 9/19 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Feature Cellist Alisa Weilerstein, 9/19
by BWW News Desk - August 29, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 08/28/2014 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present Alisa Weilerstein Plays Elgar on September 19-20, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The concerts feature Ms. Weilerstein performing Elgar's Cello Concerto in E minor along with Brit... (more...)
David Hertzberg Wins Gotham Chamber Opera's Catherine Doctorow Prize for Music David Hertzberg Wins Gotham Chamber Opera's Catherine Doctorow Prize for Music
by BWW News Desk - August 04, 2014

Gotham Chamber Opera and the Jarvis & Constance Doctorow Family Foundation have announced that David Hertzberg will be the inaugural winner of the Catherine Doctorow Prize for Music, a competitive prize awarded to a composer to support the creation of a new concert work for voice and chamber ensembl... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Presents DISNEY 'FANTASIA': LIVE IN CONCERT, 8/9 The Pacific Symphony Presents DISNEY 'FANTASIA': LIVE IN CONCERT, 8/9
by BWW News Desk - July 14, 2014

“Fantasia”—Disney's crown jewel that changed the course of animation forever when it was released in 1940—is brought to fresh, new life when Pacific Symphony presents the captivating blend of music and moving pictures, live and under the stars, as part of “Mercedes-Benz presents Summer Festival 2014... (more...)
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association Announces the 2014/15 Season of its MusicNOW Series The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association Announces the 2014/15 Season of its MusicNOW Series
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2014

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association announces the 2014/15 season programming for its acclaimed MusicNOW contemporary music series—dedicated to showcasing contemporary music through an innovative concert experience. Uniquely curated by CSO Mead Composers-In-Residence Mason Bates and Anna Clyn... (more...)
The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Announces the 2014-2015 Family Concert Series The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Announces the 2014-2015 Family Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - April 29, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra announces plans for the 2014.15 Family Concert series, which presents three matinee performances suited for the whole family. Performances include The Polar Express on Saturday, December 6, 2014; Fairytale Favorites on Sunday, February 15, 2015; and Disney in Concert... (more...)




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