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Chicago Philharmonic Releases Schedule of Upcoming 2015-16 Season Chicago Philharmonic Releases Schedule of Upcoming 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2015

Chicago, IL – (April 16, 2015) The Chicago Philharmonic announces its 2015-16 season, Chasing the Sun: Transitions and Transformations. The season explores works written by composers at moments of significant change in their lives or careers. Scott Speck leads the orchestra in his third season as ar... (more...)
ASCAP Names Alice Kim New Chief Strategy, Development Officer ASCAP Names Alice Kim New Chief Strategy, Development Officer
by BWW News Desk - April 06, 2015

ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, announced today the appointment of top digital strategist Alice Kim as the organization's EVP, Chief Strategy & Development Officer, reporting to ASCAP CEO Elizabeth Matthews. Alice will oversee Strategy, Business Development, Produ... (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...)
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...)
Houston Symphony Orchestra to Perform VERDI'S REQUIEM, 3/20 Houston Symphony Orchestra to Perform VERDI'S REQUIEM, 3/20
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2015

HOUSTON (March 9, 2015) – Houston Symphony Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada will lead the orchestra, the Houston Symphony Chorus and vocal soloists on March 20-22 in Verdi's Requiem, a towering masterpiece by Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi featuring dramatic operatic moments, brilliant symphoni... (more...)
League of American Orchestras Renews Women Composers Initiative League of American Orchestras Renews Women Composers Initiative
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2015

The League of American Orchestras' program supporting women composers will be renewed for a second year, the League and EarShot, the National Orchestral Composition Discovery Network, announced today. Administered by New York's American Composers Orchestra and made possible by the Virginia B. Toulmi... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Announces Jeanette Segerstrom Family Foundation Classical Series Featuring Midori, Andre Watts, Conrad Tao & More! Pacific Symphony Announces Jeanette Segerstrom Family Foundation Classical Series Featuring Midori, Andre Watts, Conrad Tao & More!
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

Now enjoying near-record subscription numbers and unparalleled community appreciation during Music Director Carl St.Clair's 25th-anniversary season, Pacific Symphony today announces the 2015-16 Hal and Jeanette Segerstrom Family Foundation Classical Series—packed with familiar favorites, exciting wo... (more...)
Kleinhans Music Hall Receives Major Grants for Revitalization Campaign Kleinhans Music Hall Receives Major Grants for Revitalization Campaign
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2015

This summer, after the close of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra's season and the last of the high school graduations, the well-worn, circa-1968 seats in the National Historic Landmark's Main Auditorium will be replaced thanks to the generosity of local foundations, Christopher N. Brown, Chair of ... (more...)
Jewish Museum to Present BANG ON A CAN Performance Piece, 1/29 Jewish Museum to Present BANG ON A CAN Performance Piece, 1/29
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

New York, NY - Bang on a Can: Beauty Is Power, a concert featuring 'cello goddess' (The New Yorker) Maya Beiser, will take place at the Jewish Museum on Thursday, January 29 at 7:30pm. Tied to the Museum's exhibition, Helena Rubinstein: Beauty Is Power, the first exhibition about the legendary cosme... (more...)
Simone Dinnerstein to Release New Album in February Simone Dinnerstein to Release New Album in February
by BWW News Desk - December 11, 2014

Sony Classical will release pianist Simone Dinnerstein's next album, Broadway-Lafayette, in the US on February 24, 2015. The music on this album celebrates the time-honored transatlantic link between France and America through the music of George Gershwin (Rhapsody in Blue), Maurice Ravel (Piano Con... (more...)
Cellist Maya Beiser Set for BEAUTY IS POWER at The Jewish Museum Cellist Maya Beiser Set for BEAUTY IS POWER at The Jewish Museum
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2014

Bang on a Can: Beauty Is Power, a concert featuring 'cello goddess' (The New Yorker) Maya Beiser, will take place at the Jewish Museum on Thursday, January 29 at 7:30pm. Tied to the Museum's exhibition, Helena Rubinstein: Beauty Is Power, the first exhibition about the legendary cosmetics entreprene... (more...)
Las Vegas Philharmonic Presents FA LA LA LAS VEGAS Tonight Las Vegas Philharmonic Presents FA LA LA LAS VEGAS Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2014

The Las Vegas Philharmonic performs its annual holiday POPS concert called 'Fa La La Las Vegas!' tonight, December 6th in Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center with two performances, a 2:00 p.m. matinee and a 7:30 p.m. evening show. Maestro Cabrera will lead the orchestra in his second concert as Music... (more...)
Richmond Symphony Orchestra Performs Holiday Concert Tonight Richmond Symphony Orchestra Performs Holiday Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2014

Richmond, Virginia Kick off the holidays with the sounds of the season! Join the Richmond Symphony and Richmond Symphony Chorus, tonight, December 6 at 8:00pm and Sunday, December 7 at 3:00pm, at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage for a winter wonderland of music led by conductor Erin Fre... (more...)
American Friends of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra Welcome New Board Members American Friends of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra Welcome New Board Members
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2014

The American Friends of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra (AFIPO) Board of Directors appointed five new members today, which include Steven Kofsky, Matti Leshem, Michael Maling, Theodore N. Mirvis, and Julie Mitnick. The new board members were elected at a national board meeting that took place on O... (more...)
The Annapolis Symphony Presents OPENING NIGHT FIREWORKS with Angela Cheng This Weekend The Annapolis Symphony Presents OPENING NIGHT FIREWORKS with Angela Cheng This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2014

The pyrotechnics will be strictly musical when Canadian pianist Angela Cheng joins the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) for the first concerts of the 2014-15 season entitled 'Opening Night Fireworks.' This weekend, October 17 and 18, Music Director José-Luis Novo will lead the orchestra's first pe... (more...)
The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Presents OPENING NIGHT FIREWORKS with Angela Cheng, 10/17-18 The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Presents OPENING NIGHT FIREWORKS with Angela Cheng, 10/17-18
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2014

The pyrotechnics will be strictly musical when Canadian pianist Angela Cheng joins the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) for the first concerts of the 2014-15 season entitled “Opening Night Fireworks.” On October 17 and 18, Music Director José-Luis Novo will lead the orchestra's first performances... (more...)
Violinist Sarah Chang Joins Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO Tonight Violinist Sarah Chang Joins Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 02, 2014

Tonight, October 2 and October 4 and 5, global violin sensation Sarah Chang joins the Houston Symphony for a performance of Barber's intensely lyrical Violin Concerto. The Korean-American violinist has been touted by The New York Times as 'technically brilliant, lively and characterful' and has been... (more...)
League of American Orchestras, American Composers Orchestra and EarShot Announce Commissions for Women Composers League of American Orchestras, American Composers Orchestra and EarShot Announce Commissions for Women Composers
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2014

Julia Adolphe and Melody Eötvös will receive orchestral commissions of $15,000 each as part of a new initiative to increase opportunities for women composers, the League of American Orchestras, American Composers Orchestra, and EarShot have announced. Partnering orchestras will be announced at a lat... (more...)
Violinist Sarah Chang Joins the Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO, 10/2 Violinist Sarah Chang Joins the Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO, 10/2
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2014

On October 2, 4 and 5, global violin sensation Sarah Chang joins the Houston Symphony for a performance of Barber's intensely lyrical Violin Concerto. The Korean-American violinist has been touted by The New York Times as “technically brilliant, lively and characterful' and has been captivating aud... (more...)
The Symphony League and Saks Fifth Avenue Partner Presents A SYMPHONY OF STYLE Tonight The Symphony League and Saks Fifth Avenue Partner Presents A SYMPHONY OF STYLE Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 11, 2014

Tonight, September 11th, Canton is getting a taste of New York's Fashion Week when Saks Fifth Avenue comes to town for an evening Fashion Show presented by the Symphony League of Canton. Proceeds from “Symphony of Style” will benefit the educational outreach programs of the Canton Symphony Orchest... (more...)





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