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Les Arts Florissants Announces 2014-15 Season HighlightsLes Arts Florissants Announces 2014-15 Season Highlights
October 01, 2014

William Christie's internationally acclaimed Baroque music ensemble, Les Arts Florissants, today announced highlights of its 37th season, encompassing more than 70 performances in approximately 35 ven... (more...)


Koerner Quartet to Present NOTHING BUT THE CLASSICS Concert, 11/2Koerner Quartet to Present NOTHING BUT THE CLASSICS Concert, 11/2
October 01, 2014

The Koerner Quartet presents its second concert of the season with the brilliantly refined program - Nothing but the Classics - on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 2pmin the Koerner Recital Hall at the Van... (more...)


Boston Philharmonic to Perform Mozart & Shostakovich in Opening Weekend, 10/23Boston Philharmonic to Perform Mozart & Shostakovich in Opening Weekend, 10/23
October 01, 2014

Benjamin Zander, Music Director and Conductor of the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO), is delighted to present the first program of the orchestra's 2014-2015 season, featuring Mozart's Overture to ... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Celebrated Music Director Carl St.Clair's 25th AnniversaryThe Pacific Symphony Celebrated Music Director Carl St.Clair's 25th Anniversary
September 30, 2014

More than 300 guests dressed in elegant cocktail attire gathered at The Westin South Coast Plaza for Pacific Symphony's Opening Night party on Thursday, Sept. 25, eager to celebrate Music Director Car... (more...)


Chattanooga Symphony & Opera to Celebrate Shakespeare's 450th Birthday, 10/9Chattanooga Symphony & Opera to Celebrate Shakespeare's 450th Birthday, 10/9
September 27, 2014

The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera is presenting a Shakespearean-themed concert to celebrate the bard's 450th anniversary of his birth on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 7:30pm at the Tivoli Theatre. CSO M... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Perform Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony, 10/17Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Perform Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony, 10/17
September 25, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 09/25/2014 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Associate Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong present Tchaikovsky's Fifth on October 17-18, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing A... (more...)


UBUNTU to Conclude with Angélique Kidjo's Tribute to Miriam Makeba, 11/5UBUNTU to Conclude with Angélique Kidjo's Tribute to Miriam Makeba, 11/5
September 24, 2014

The month-long, citywide festival UBUNTU: Music and Arts of South Africa concludes in early November with events ranging from concerts at Carnegie Hall to music, theater, and film screenings at partne... (more...)


Music Director Leon Botstein to Honor Richard Strauss' 150th Anniversary at ASO Opening Celebration, 10/15Music Director Leon Botstein to Honor Richard Strauss' 150th Anniversary at ASO Opening Celebration, 10/15
September 24, 2014

Few marriages in classical music have been more mused upon than that of Richard and Pauline Strauss. Despite her disappointment with her own musical career, and her famously sharp-tongued barbs that w... (more...)


WQXR Announces First-Ever Partnership with the Berlin PhilharmonicWQXR Announces First-Ever Partnership with the Berlin Philharmonic
September 23, 2014

This fall, the Berlin Philharmonic will partner with a US media company for the first time when it joins with WQXR, New York City's classical music station, to present a robust roster of recorded conc... (more...)


Special Performances Announced to Commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Death of Composer Virgil ThomsonSpecial Performances Announced to Commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Death of Composer Virgil Thomson
September 23, 2014

The Virgil Thomson Foundation today announced a robust worldwide celebration of Pulitzer Prize winner Virgil Thomson (1896-1989). A champion of American music and arguably America's greatest composer... (more...)


Conductor Riccardo Muti Withdraws From Rome Opera PerformancesConductor Riccardo Muti Withdraws From Rome Opera Performances
September 22, 2014

Riccardo Muti will not conduct two operas scheduled for the upcoming season at the Teatro dell'Opera di Roma. He cites “recent, persistent problems” at thw theater. The opera's general manager Carlo ... (more...)


The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Releases PROKOFIEV: SUITE FROM ROMEO AND JULIETThe Chicago Symphony Orchestra Releases PROKOFIEV: SUITE FROM ROMEO AND JULIET
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... (more...)


The Canton Symphony Orchestra's MasterWorks Series Opens With AMERICAN MOSAIC, 10/5The Canton Symphony Orchestra's MasterWorks Series Opens With AMERICAN MOSAIC, 10/5
September 19, 2014

October 5, 2014 is opening night for the Canton Symphony Orchestra's (CSO) 2014-2015 MasterWorks Series. The concert, titled “American Mosaic”, features music by American composers John Corigliano, L... (more...)


Violinist Sarah Chang Joins the Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO, 10/2Violinist Sarah Chang Joins the Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO, 10/2
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... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents BRAHMS's REQUIEM, 10/10-12The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents BRAHMS's REQUIEM, 10/10-12
September 18, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Brahms's Requiem on October 10-12, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by conductor Robert Spano and featuring soprano Jessica Rivera, bari... (more...)


Sony Masterworks Announces New US Classical ReleasesSony Masterworks Announces New US Classical Releases
September 18, 2014

The Last Symphonies: Mozart's Instrumental Oratorium Nikolaus Harnoncourt 2-CD Set Now Available Preview: https://soundcloud.com/nikolaus-harnoncourt/sets/nikolaus-harnoncourt-mozart On The Last... (more...)


Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra to Perform at Severance Hall, 10/7Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra to Perform at Severance Hall, 10/7
September 17, 2014

For the first time in their 91-year history, the Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra, “one of the leading European orchestras” (The Independent), will tour the U.S., visiting four major markets in October... (more...)


'Castleton in Performance' Opens 10/26'Castleton in Performance' Opens 10/26
September 17, 2014

On Sunday, October 26, 2014, at 4 p.m., a concert titled Bach – A Three Part Invention will open “Castleton in Performance,” the 2014 fall series presented by the Castleton Festival in Virginia. This ... (more...)


University of Texas at Austin Receives $400,000 from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for Classical Music ProgrammingUniversity of Texas at Austin Receives $400,000 from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for Classical Music Programming
September 12, 2014

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded $400,000 to Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin. This funding will allow Texas Performing Arts to further develop classical music pro... (more...)


The Oakland East Bay Symphony, the Craneway Pavilion, and the City of Richmond Present TARGET INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION, 7/3The Oakland East Bay Symphony, the Craneway Pavilion, and the City of Richmond Present TARGET INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION, 7/3
May 28, 2014

The Oakland East Bay Symphony, the Craneway Pavilion, located inside the historic Ford Point Building on the waterfront in Richmond, and the City of Richmond will again join forces to host a family-fr... (more...)


Pablo Heras-Casado Extends Contract with Orchestra of St. Luke's Through 2017Pablo Heras-Casado Extends Contract with Orchestra of St. Luke's Through 2017
May 27, 2014

Approaching its 40th anniversary season, Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL) is thrilled to announce its continued relationship with Principal Conductor Pablo Heras-Casado, formalized in a two-year contract... (more...)


The Arvo Pärt Project Performs Series of Shows in NYC & D.C., Now thru 6/2The Arvo Pärt Project Performs Series of Shows in NYC & D.C., Now thru 6/2
May 27, 2014

The Arvo Pärt Project at St. Vladimir's Seminary presents four concerts from today, May 27 to June 2 devoted to the music of Estonian composer Arvo Pärt. The concerts take place in Washington, D.C. at... (more...)


Acclaimed Oboist David Weiss DiesAcclaimed Oboist David Weiss Dies
May 25, 2014

“David Weiss was a man of formidable musical gifts who exuded magisterial charm on stage and off,” said Mr. Reed. “Ever the consummate professional, David reveled in all the details and challenges of ... (more...)


The BPO and Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus Present STAR SPANGLED POPS This WeekendThe BPO and Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus Present STAR SPANGLED POPS This Weekend
May 23, 2014

The Buffalo Philharmonic's Memorial Day tradition will get an updated twist this year. (more...)


Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Split Program for BNY Mellon Grand Classics, 6/6-8Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Split Program for BNY Mellon Grand Classics, 6/6-8
May 22, 2014

The 2013-2014 BNY Mellon Grand Classics series penultimate weekend on June 6-8 brings Music Director Manfred Honeck back to Heinz Hall to conduct a split weekend of programming featuring Mahler's monu... (more...)





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