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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...)


ABBA - The Music to Feature the Richmond Symphony Orchestra, 9/27ABBA - The Music to Feature the Richmond Symphony Orchestra, 9/27
September 09, 2014

Experience ABBA – The Music with renowned Swedish cover band Waterloo and the Richmond Symphony on September 27, 2014 – 8pm at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. Don't miss your chance to ... (more...)


David Homan Releases THE BOOK OF ESTHERDavid Homan Releases THE BOOK OF ESTHER
September 09, 2014

David Homan, a New York City-based contemporary composer/pianist, releases an ambitious 11 movement CD/DVD entitled The Book of Esther - a two-part work based on Jewish history. Originally scored as a... (more...)


The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Begins 2014-2015 Season with New Associate ConductorThe Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Begins 2014-2015 Season with New Associate Conductor
September 05, 2014

The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra begins its 2014-15 season on Sept. 13, with a new Associate Conductor, many outstanding guest artists, and collaborations slated with many of the area's leading cult... (more...)


Chattanooga Symphony & Opera's Opening Night to Feature Beethoven's 9th Symphony, 9/11Chattanooga Symphony & Opera's Opening Night to Feature Beethoven's 9th Symphony, 9/11
September 04, 2014

The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera will be opening its 2014/15 Barnett & Company Masterworks Series with a performance of Beethoven's 9th Symphony on Thursday, September 11 at 7:30pm at the Tivoli Theat... (more...)


Conductor Fabio Luisi Guides Zurich Opera, Metropolitan Opera and More in 2014-15Conductor Fabio Luisi Guides Zurich Opera, Metropolitan Opera and More in 2014-15
September 02, 2014

Grammy and ECHO Klassik Award-winning conductor Fabio Luisi continues to dominate the international stage in 2014-15. In his third season as General Music Director of the Zurich Opera, where the progr... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Feature Cellist Alisa Weilerstein, 9/19Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Feature Cellist Alisa Weilerstein, 9/19
August 29, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 08/28/2014 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present Alisa Weilerstein Plays Elgar on September 19-20, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Art... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Orchestra to Mark 25th Anniversary with Violinist Joshua Bell & More, 9/25Pacific Symphony Orchestra to Mark 25th Anniversary with Violinist Joshua Bell & More, 9/25
August 28, 2014

Orange County, Calif.—Aug. 28, 2014—Pacific Symphony launches Music Director Carl St.Clair's landmark 25th-anniversary “season of giants” with classical music superstar, violinist Joshua Bell, plus tw... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Opens the 2014-15 Classics Series with DON GIOVANNI, 9/13-16The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Opens the 2014-15 Classics Series with DON GIOVANNI, 9/13-16
August 27, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra opens the 2014.15 Classics series with Don Giovanni on September 13-14 & 16, 2014, led by Music Director Edo de Waart. This concert production features an internationa... (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...)


Pacific Symphony Pops Presents AMERICA, 6/12-14Pacific Symphony Pops Presents AMERICA, 6/12-14
May 22, 2014

One of the most iconic rock-and-roll bands to come out of London during the 1970s—Grammy Award-winning “America”—joins Pacific Symphony Pops to rock the house with hot hits, soulful ballads and rock c... (more...)


Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Names Stefan Sanders Associate ConductorBuffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Names Stefan Sanders Associate Conductor
May 21, 2014

Former BPO trombonist Stefan Sanders will move to the front of the orchestra in his new role as Associate Conductor. (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Presents CARMINA BURANA, 6/5-7The Pacific Symphony Presents CARMINA BURANA, 6/5-7
May 20, 2014

Haunting melodies and sweet, euphonious voices combine to create a deeply moving, life-affirming evening of music, as Pacific Symphony dives into spiritual depths in preparation for Carl Orff's master... (more...)


The BPO and Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus Present STAR SPANGLED POPS, 5/23-24The BPO and Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus Present STAR SPANGLED POPS, 5/23-24
May 17, 2014

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


Richmond Symphony Closes Season with THE DAMNATION OF FAUST This WeekendRichmond Symphony Closes Season with THE DAMNATION OF FAUST This Weekend
May 17, 2014

The Richmond Symphony closes their 2013-14 season with The Damnation of Faust, Berlioz's vivid and bold Masterpiece which asks the question, “Are we willing to sell our souls to get what we believe we... (more...)


Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents KICKSTART YOUR SUMMER TodayAnn Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents KICKSTART YOUR SUMMER Today
May 17, 2014

The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra joins WRCJ 90.9 FM and the Detroit Public Schools Foundation for KICKSTART YOUR SUMMER today, May 17, from 10 am to 3 pm. The event will take place at the Charles H. W... (more...)




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