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Richmond Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule for 2015-16 Season Richmond Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule for 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2015

February 19, 2015 - Richmond, Virginia Music Director Steven Smith and Executive Director David Fisk announced the 2015-16 season of the Richmond Symphony (RSO). The season features new series, a change of location, world-renowned guest artists and concerts designed to appeal to diverse audiences t... (more...)
Richmond Symphony Orchestra to Host Wicked Divas in Concert, 2/28 Richmond Symphony Orchestra to Host Wicked Divas in Concert, 2/28
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2015

February 11, 2015 – Richmond, Virginia Diva showstoppers from Broadway, opera and popular music join the Richmond Symphony for a wicked good time on Saturday, February 28 at 8:00 p.m. at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. Wicked Divas presents music from the Tony Award-winning musical al... (more...)
Marie-Helene Bernard Named President & CEO of St. Louis Symphony Marie-Helene Bernard Named President & CEO of St. Louis Symphony
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2015

Today, the St. Louis Symphony announced the appointment of Marie-Hélène Bernard to the position of President & CEO, effective July 1, 2015.... (more...)
The University Musical Society Presents the Trisha Brown Dance Company, 2/21-22 The University Musical Society Presents the Trisha Brown Dance Company, 2/21-22
by BWW News Desk - February 07, 2015

At 78-years old, post-modern choreographer Trisha Brown has established herself as one of the most influential choreographers of our time by articulating the extraordinary mechanics of everyday movement. Ann Arbor's relationship with Trisha Brown pre-dates the 1970 founding of Trisha Brown Dance Com... (more...)
Utah Symphony to Perform New Commission by Augusta Read Thomas, 2/20-21 Utah Symphony to Perform New Commission by Augusta Read Thomas, 2/20-21
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2015

Maestro Thierry Fischer and the Utah Symphony welcome Augusta Read Thomas to Abravanel Hall as they perform the world premiere of EOS (Goddess of the Dawn), a ballet for orchestra commissioned by the Utah Symphony. Also on the program is Sergei Prokofiev's Symphony No. 1 and Resident Artist Baiba Sk... (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...)
The Virginia Holocaust Museum, the Carole and Marcus Weinstein Jewish Community Center and the Richmond Symphony Present VOICES OF SURVIVAL, 1/27 The Virginia Holocaust Museum, the Carole and Marcus Weinstein Jewish Community Center and the Richmond Symphony Present VOICES OF SURVIVAL, 1/27
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2015

The Virginia Holocaust Museum, the Carole and Marcus Weinstein JCC and the Richmond Symphony will present “Voices of Survival” on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. This unique performance commemorates the triumph of Jewish survival in the camps ... (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...)
Richmond Symphony Orchestra to Perform RACHMANINOFF 2, 1/17 Richmond Symphony Orchestra to Perform RACHMANINOFF 2, 1/17
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2014

December 23, 2014 – Richmond, Virginia the Richmond Symphony invites you to experience Rachmaninoff 2, on Saturday, January 17 at 8:00 pm and Sunday, January 18 at 3:00 pm at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. This is the third Altria Masterworks Concert of the 2014-2015 season and will ... (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 Richmond Symphony Presents Handel's MESSIAH Tonight The Richmond Symphony Presents Handel's MESSIAH Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 13, 2014

For generations, RVA has been delighted by the holiday classic Handel's Messiah. Join the Richmond Symphony and Richmond Symphony Chorus, tonight, December 13 at 7:30pm at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage for this timeless favorite. The concert will be led by Associate Conductor, Keitar... (more...)
The Richmond Symphony Orchestra Announces New Four-Year Contract with Musicians The Richmond Symphony Orchestra Announces New Four-Year Contract with Musicians
by BWW News Desk - December 10, 2014

The Richmond Symphony Orchestra and the Richmond Musicians' Association, Local 123 of the American Federation of Musicians both announced today that they have reached agreement on a new four-year collective bargaining agreement, through June 15, 2018. This agreement is a culmination of two years of ... (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...)
The Richmond Symphony Presents Handel's MESSIAH, 12/13 The Richmond Symphony Presents Handel's MESSIAH, 12/13
by BWW News Desk - November 26, 2014

For generations, RVA has been delighted by the holiday classic Handel's Messiah. Join the Richmond Symphony and Richmond Symphony Chorus, on Saturday, December 13 at 7:30pm at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage for this timeless favorite. The concert will be led by Associate Conductor, Ke... (more...)
The Richmond Symphony Awarded $500,000 Matching Grant for New Mobile Outdoor Performance Space The Richmond Symphony Awarded $500,000 Matching Grant for New Mobile Outdoor Performance Space
by BWW News Desk - November 24, 2014

The Richmond Symphony is excited to announce a matching challenge grant of $500,000 from The Mary Morton Parsons Foundation in support of the commissioning and acquisition of a large mobile outdoor performance space. This exciting project will allow the RSO to significantly broaden its reach to comm... (more...)
Richmond Symphony Orchestra to Perform Holiday Concert, 12/6 Richmond Symphony Orchestra to Perform Holiday Concert, 12/6
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2014

November 17, 2014 – Richmond, Virginia Kick off the holidays with the sounds of the season! Join the Richmond Symphony and Richmond Symphony Chorus, on Saturday, 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 l... (more...)
Buffalo Philharmonic Presents $15,000 Check to the John R. Oishei Children's Hospital Buffalo Philharmonic Presents $15,000 Check to the John R. Oishei Children's Hospital
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2014

The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra will present a $15,000 check to the campaign for the new Oishei Children's Hospital at 9 a.m. on Monday, November 17 at Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo.The donation reflects proceeds from ticket sales to the July 19 Doctors of the World performance at Kleinh... (more...)
 The Richmond Symphony Remembers the Late Dr. James Erb The Richmond Symphony Remembers the Late Dr. James Erb
by BWW News Desk - November 12, 2014

The Richmond Symphony, its Board of Directors, Musicians, Chorus and Staff are saddened to learn of the passing of James Erb, founder and former director of the Richmond Symphony Chorus, and life-long friend to the organization. Erb organized the all-volunteer Richmond Symphony Chorus in 1971 for a ... (more...)
Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra Performs Free Concert Today Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra Performs Free Concert Today
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2014

October 28, 2014 – 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 mu... (more...)
The Richmond Symphony Presents the 8th Annual Come & Play Concert, 11/23 The Richmond Symphony Presents the 8th Annual Come & Play Concert, 11/23
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2014

Tune your strings and oil your keys! The Richmond Symphony is inviting musicians of all ages and abilities to grab their instruments and play alongside the Richmond Symphony musicians for the 8th annual Come & Play. This annual concert at the Stuart C. Siegel Center has become a popular RVA traditio... (more...)
The Richmond Symphony Presents TCHAIKOVSKY SYMPHONY NO. 4 Tonight The Richmond Symphony Presents TCHAIKOVSKY SYMPHONY NO. 4 Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2014

The Richmond Symphony invites you to experience Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4, tonight, November 8 at 8pm at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. This is the second Altria Masterworks Concert of the 2014-2015 season and will be led by Music Director Steven Smith.... (more...)
Portland Ovations Presents Minguet Quartett & Pianist Andreas Klein Tonight Portland Ovations Presents Minguet Quartett & Pianist Andreas Klein Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

Portland Ovations presents pianist Andreas Klein with the Minguet Quartett tonight, October 29, 2014 at 7:30pm at Hannaford Hall, USM Portland for a program that pays homage to the iconic Canadian composer and pianist, Glenn Gould.... (more...)
Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra to Perform Free Concert, 11/11 Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra to Perform Free Concert, 11/11
by BWW News Desk - October 28, 2014

October 28, 2014 – 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 mu... (more...)
The Richmond Symphony Presents TCHAIKOVSKY SYMPHONY NO. 4, 11/8 The Richmond Symphony Presents TCHAIKOVSKY SYMPHONY NO. 4, 11/8
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2014

The Richmond Symphony invites you to experience Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4, on Saturday, November 8 at 8pm at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. This is the second Altria Masterworks Concert of the 2014-2015 season and will be led by Music Director Steven Smith.... (more...)
The Richmond Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN LIVES UPSTAIRS Today The Richmond Symphony Presents BEETHOVEN LIVES UPSTAIRS Today
by BWW News Desk - October 25, 2014

Join us at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage today, October 25 at 11am for the world famous production of Beethoven Lives Upstairs. The concert features a lively exchange of letters between young Christoph and his uncle discussing the “madman” (Beethoven) who has moved into the upstairs ... (more...)




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