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Four Works by Composer Nimrod Borenstein Receive World Premieres in 2016 Four Works by Composer Nimrod Borenstein Receive World Premieres in 2016
by BWW News Desk - July 26, 2016

There are certain artists in our classical music world who may not be the most famous but, almost without anyone noticing, they become increasingly in demand until it feels that they have always been there, and their names are greeted with a friendly smile of recognition. The composer Nimrod Borenst... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Present AN EVENING WITH RENEE FLEMING, 9/13 Pacific Symphony to Present AN EVENING WITH RENEE FLEMING, 9/13
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2016

Pacific Symphony launches its upcoming 2016-17 season in glorious style this September with a one-night-only spectacular—“An Evening with Renée Fleming,” featuring “America's reigning diva” (The Washington Post) for more than a decade in a rare Orange County appearance! One of the most beloved and c... (more...)
League of American Orchestras Adds to Board of Directors League of American Orchestras Adds to Board of Directors
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2016

Lester Abberger, Pratichi Shah, and Nathaniel J. Sutton have been appointed to the Board of Directors of the League of American Orchestras. The League is a membership organization comprised of more than 2,000 orchestras and individuals from across North America.... (more...)
Annapolis Symphony Announces Full Schedule for 2016-2017 Season Annapolis Symphony Announces Full Schedule for 2016-2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2016

The Annapolis Symphony is pleased to announce its 2016-2017 season, entitled 'The Triumph of Music.' The season will open on September 30 and October 1 with a celebration before and after the pair of concerts featuring superstar violinist MIDORI.?... (more...)
ECCE Ensemble to Perform Earle Brown's DECEMBER 1952, 12/4 ECCE Ensemble to Perform Earle Brown's DECEMBER 1952, 12/4
by BWW News Desk - November 18, 2015

Cambridge, MA (FOR RELEASE 11.18.15) – As the contemporary music ensemble-in- residence at Cambridge's Le Laboratoire, ECCE presents a one-night only performance of Earle Brown's December 1952, in conjunction with the gallery's current exhibit, BIRDLY by Max Rheiner. Featuring dispersed acoustic per... (more...)
Manfred Honeck to Perform A WALTZ TRADITION with Pittsburgh Symphony, 11/27 Manfred Honeck to Perform A WALTZ TRADITION with Pittsburgh Symphony, 11/27
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2015

PITTSBURGH - The annual tradition returns! The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Manfred Honeck perform waltzes and polkas from his home country of Austria on November 27 and 29 at Heinz Hall as part of the BNY Mellon Grand Classics season.... (more...)
Cantata Singers' Expanded Chamber Series Begins Tonight Cantata Singers' Expanded Chamber Series Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2015

Cantata Singers' expanded Chamber Series begins tonight, November 17, 2017 at 7:30pm at the American Academy of Arts and Sciences with Made in America, a program of twentieth-century American chamber music by Aaron Copland, Samuel Barber, and Irving Fine. Cantata Singers' Chamber Series will be in r... (more...)
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Perform in Basilica Tonight Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Perform in Basilica Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2015

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 10/19/2015- The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, under the direction of Francesco Lecce-Chong, present MSO at the Basilica tonight and tomorrow, November 13 & 14, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. at the Basilica of St. Josaphat.... (more...)
Amernet String Quartet's Five-Part Jewish Music Series, JOURNEY THROUGH SOUND, Begins Tonight Amernet String Quartet's Five-Part Jewish Music Series, JOURNEY THROUGH SOUND, Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 12, 2015

The Amernet String Quartet, Ensemble-in-Residence at FIU, will lead the inaugural year of the FIU Jewish music series – a five-part concert series entitled “Journey Through Sound: Exploring Jewish Life Through Music.” (Cick here for more information: http://bit.ly/JewishMusicSeries) Presented in par... (more...)
Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Presents Free Concert for Veteran's Day Tonight Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Presents Free Concert for Veteran's Day Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2015

October 22, 2015 – Chattanooga, TN – The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera, in partnership with the City of Chattanooga, will present a free Veteran's Day concert tonight, November 11 at 7:00pm at the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium. This is the 4th consecutive year that the CSO has presented th... (more...)
Hopkinson Smith to Perform Concert of Elizabethan Repertoire, 12/10 Hopkinson Smith to Perform Concert of Elizabethan Repertoire, 12/10
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2015

John Dowland, though also a sprightly and humorous composer, is most famous for the darker side of his character and the pervading melancholy that nourished his unquiet soul. But he was in no way the inventor of highly charged melodic poignancy in solo lute music. Two important composers of the gene... (more...)
BMOP & Odyssey Opera to Join Forces to Present Gunther Schuller Memorial Concert, 11/22 BMOP & Odyssey Opera to Join Forces to Present Gunther Schuller Memorial Concert, 11/22
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2015

Boston, MA — Two of Boston's leading musical ensembles—the Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP) and Odyssey Opera—unite onstage for a special concert honoring the great Pulitzer­winning composer Gunther Schuller (1925-­ 2015). Between them, these two organizations have a repertoire spanning a wide... (more...)
PIANIST STEVEN LIN AT ZANKEL HALL NOVEMBER 18 PIANIST STEVEN LIN AT ZANKEL HALL NOVEMBER 18
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2015

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Pacific Symphony Youth Wind, String Ensembles Launch Season with Respective Concerts, 11/15 Pacific Symphony Youth Wind, String Ensembles Launch Season with Respective Concerts, 11/15
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Nov. 5, 2015—The young and highly talented Pacific Symphony Santiago Strings (PSSS) and Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble (PSYWE) are preparing to launch their first concerts of the 2015-16 season. First, the talented brass, woodwind and percussion musicians of PSYWE breeze ... (more...)
Utah Symphony to Present Gustav Mahler's TRAGIC, Led by Thierry Fischer, 11/20 Utah Symphony to Present Gustav Mahler's TRAGIC, Led by Thierry Fischer, 11/20
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2015

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Nov. 5, 2015) – Utah Symphony Music Director Thierry Fischer continues the orchestra's two-year Mahler Symphony Cycle with Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 6 “Tragic,” on November 20 and 21 at 7:30 PM at Abravanel Hall. Also on the program is Haydn's Symphony No. 6 “Morning”. Ticke... (more...)
Amernet String Quartet Presents Five-Part Jewish Music Series, JOURNEY THROUGH SOUND, 11/12 Amernet String Quartet Presents Five-Part Jewish Music Series, JOURNEY THROUGH SOUND, 11/12
by BWW News Desk - November 05, 2015

The Amernet String Quartet, Ensemble-in-Residence at FIU, will lead the inaugural year of the FIU Jewish music series – a five-part concert series entitled “Journey Through Sound: Exploring Jewish Life Through Music.” (Cick here for more information: http://bit.ly/JewishMusicSeries) Presented in par... (more...)
North Carolina Symphony to Continue Friday Favorites Series, 11/13 North Carolina Symphony to Continue Friday Favorites Series, 11/13
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2015

The North Carolina Symphony, led by Associate Conductor David Glover, will continue its 2015/16 FridayFavorites series with 'Favorite Light Classics' on Friday, Nov. 13, at noon in Meymandi Concert Hall in downtown Raleigh in the second concert of its popular 'Friday Favorites' lunchtime series.... (more...)
Carnegie Hall Notables Presents yMusic, 12/15 Carnegie Hall Notables Presents yMusic, 12/15
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2015

On Tuesday, December 15 at 7:30 p.m., theCarnegie Hall Notables—a membership and ticket program for music enthusiasts in their 20s and 30s—presents yMusic in an exclusive concert in Zankel Hall for Notables members only featuring the acclaimed multi-instrumentalists (string trio, flute, clarinet, an... (more...)




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