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Canton Symphony's Kinder Concert to Perform PETER AND THE WOLF, 4/15 Canton Symphony's Kinder Concert to Perform PETER AND THE WOLF, 4/15
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (January 29, 2015) – Children in the Canton area will have the opportunity to hear Sergey Prokofiev's classic musical tale Peter and the Wolf live when the Canton Symphony Orchestra presents this year's Kinder Concert on April 15 at 9:30 and 10:30am in the Great Court of Canton's Cultur... (more...)
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...)
DCINY to Present TWO CULTURES - ONE DREAM at Carnegie Hall, 2/16 DCINY to Present TWO CULTURES - ONE DREAM at Carnegie Hall, 2/16
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

On President's Day, Monday, February 16 at 7:00 pm, Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) will present Two Cultures—One Dream at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium.... (more...)
Pianist Sheila Weidendorf and Friends to Treat Audiences to a Classical Afternoon in Langley, 3/1 Pianist Sheila Weidendorf and Friends to Treat Audiences to a Classical Afternoon in Langley, 3/1
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

Pianist Sheila Weidendorf and members of Island Consort will immerse audiences in an afternoon of exquisite classical music from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 1 at Whidbey Island Center for the Arts in Langley.... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Partners with Bowers Museum for FEAST FOR THE SENSES, 2/7 Pacific Symphony Partners with Bowers Museum for FEAST FOR THE SENSES, 2/7
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Jan. 28, 2015—Pacific Symphony, in partnership with Bowers Museum, presents “A Feast for the Senses,” an enchanting evening of Chinese music, dining and discovery surrounding the Bowers' current special exhibition, “China's Lost Civilization: The Mystery of Sanxingdui.” An upsc... (more...)
Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Presents IL DOLCE SUONO: MUSIC OF DONATELLO'S FLORENCE, 2/28-3/12 Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Presents IL DOLCE SUONO: MUSIC OF DONATELLO'S FLORENCE, 2/28-3/12
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

A globally acclaimed countertenor, a celebrated medieval specialist, an organist of the Duomo of Florence, and an art historian of that city's treasures offer a compelling schedule of concerts, lectures, and a private gallery tour. Please join us in welcoming four guests from across the Atlantic for... (more...)
Organist Jason Roberts to Accompany Silent Film STEAMBOAT BILL JR. as Part of Great Music at St. Bart's Series, 2/13 Organist Jason Roberts to Accompany Silent Film STEAMBOAT BILL JR. as Part of Great Music at St. Bart's Series, 2/13
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Organist Jason Roberts will accompany the silent film 'Steamboat Bill Jr.', as part of the Great Music at St. Bart's Series on Friday, February 13 at 7:30 pm.... (more...)
North Carolina Symphony to Perform Beethoven & Mozart Program, 2/6-7 North Carolina Symphony to Perform Beethoven & Mozart Program, 2/6-7
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

The North Carolina Symphony will perform a program titled Beethoven & Mozart on Friday, Feb. 6, and Saturday, Feb. 7, at 8 p.m. in Meymandi Concert Hall in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. The concerts, led by Christoph König, will include Beethoven's Symphony No. ... (more...)
Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players to Open Spring Hinsdale Season in March Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players to Open Spring Hinsdale Season in March
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

The Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players (cp2) begin their Spring 2015 series at Union Church of Hinsdale (137 S Garfield, Hinsdale, IL) on Sunday, March 1 at 3pm.... (more...)
Mark Bebbington Set for Central Synagogue's International Concerts Series, 2/4 Mark Bebbington Set for Central Synagogue's International Concerts Series, 2/4
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Mark Bebbington has a knack for finding and bringing to the spotlight either lost or forgotten pieces by important musical personalities - having already premiered (and recorded) the Vaughan Williams Fantasy For Piano and Orchestra, a complete John Ireland CD cycle and the piano music of Mario Caste... (more...)
SHUFFLE Concert Set for Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre on 3/8 SHUFFLE Concert Set for Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre on 3/8
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

SHUFFLE Concert changes the rules of performance at Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre on Sunday, March 8 at 2 p.m.... (more...)
Violinist Wanzhen Li Heads Celebration of China Concert with RSO, 2/15 Violinist Wanzhen Li Heads Celebration of China Concert with RSO, 2/15
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

anuary 27, 2015 – Richmond, Virginia Concerts presented by the Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra Program (YOP) highlight some of the region's top young musicians. Students from grades 2 to 12 make up four ensembles, ranging from beginner to advanced. These FREE educational concerts are great for mus... (more...)
The Richmond Symphony Celebrates New Orleans Jazz with the Dukes of Dixieland and the No B.S. Brass Band, 1/31 The Richmond Symphony Celebrates New Orleans Jazz with the Dukes of Dixieland and the No B.S. Brass Band, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

Join the Richmond Symphony and DUKES of Dixieland for an evening of New Orleans Jazz under the direction of Music Director, Steven Smith on Saturday, January 31 at 8:00 p.m. at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. Opening the concert will be local favorite No B.S. Brass Band in their debut... (more...)
Pacific Symphony and wildUp to Perform Joint Warehouse Concert Together, 2/28 Pacific Symphony and wildUp to Perform Joint Warehouse Concert Together, 2/28
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Jan. 26, 2015—The next Santa Ana Sites event is the result of what happens when a classical orchestra, Pacific Symphony, teams up with an experimental music ensemble, wild Up, and explores an eclectic mix of contemporary music at a converted warehouse turned art space in Santa ... (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...)
Arizona Musicfest to Kick Off Jan 29; Roseanne Cash Headlines Arizona Musicfest to Kick Off Jan 29; Roseanne Cash Headlines
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Phoenix -- Arizona Musicfest, the premier Winter Music Festival, kicks off January 29 and will run throughout the month of February, concluding March 5th.... (more...)
The Collegiate Chorale Receives NEA Grant The Collegiate Chorale Receives NEA Grant
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Jane Chu has announced that The Collegiate Chorale is one of only 919 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant. The Collegiate Chorale will receive a $30,000 grant in support of its May 2015 concert and CD recording of Kurt W... (more...)
The Peacemakers and Two Premieres by Karl Jenkins Set for Carnegie Hall The Peacemakers and Two Premieres by Karl Jenkins Set for Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Distinguished Concerts International New York is proud to present its annual concert featuring the supremely beautiful and inspirational music of Karl Jenkins.... (more...)
FirstWorks to Welcomg Philip Glass and Tim Fain in February FirstWorks to Welcomg Philip Glass and Tim Fain in February
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

FirstWorks announced today that Philip Glass, the history-making American master composer, will perform his own compositions in 'An Evening of Chamber Music' featuring violinist Tim Fain. The performance, taking place on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:30 P.M. at Veterans Memorial Auditorium (The ... (more...)
Austrian Composer, Singer, Udo Jürgens Dies at Age 80 Austrian Composer, Singer, Udo Jürgens Dies at Age 80
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Udo Jürgens, Austrian composer and singer of popular music whose career spans over fifty years, has died at the age of 80. He is perhaps best known for winning the Eurovision Song Contest 1966. But he also wrote more than 800 songs and sold over 100 million records. In 2007 he additionally obtained ... (more...)
The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Presents Handel's MESSIAH Tonight The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Presents Handel's MESSIAH Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2014

Tonight, December 20 marks the cultural high point of Rhode Island's holiday season as The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra joins forces with The Providence Singers, CHRISTINE NOEL, artistic director, in their eighth annual performance of George Frideric Handel's MESSIAH.... (more...)
Calder Quartet to Perform World Premiere at Segerstrom Center, 3/11 Calder Quartet to Perform World Premiere at Segerstrom Center, 3/11
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

Southern California's esteemed Calder Quartet, hailed as 'outstanding' and 'superb' by The New York Times, returns to Segerstrom Center on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 in Samueli Theater. For their return visit to the Center, violinists Benjamin Jacobson and Andrew Bulbrook, violist Jonathan Moerschel ... (more...)




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