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California Symphony to Perform BEETHOVEN'S SYMPHONY NO. 7, 3/20 California Symphony to Perform BEETHOVEN'S SYMPHONY NO. 7, 3/20
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2016

WALNUT CREEK, CA (February 4, 2016) – Beethoven's Symphony No. 7, and a performance by California Symphony Principal Clarinetist Jerome Simas and Principal Bassoonist Douglas Brown in R. Strauss's rarely-heard double concerto Duett-Concertino, highlight the California Symphony's “Textbook Classics” ... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Present 2016 LANTERN FESTIVAL for Lunar New Year, 2/20 Pacific Symphony to Present 2016 LANTERN FESTIVAL for Lunar New Year, 2/20
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2016

Orange County, Calif.—Feb. 3, 2016—Pacific Symphony partners with South Coast Chinese Cultural Center/Irvine Chinese School to present the “2016 Lantern Festival” commemorating the end of the Lunar New Year celebration. This free, family-friendly Lantern Festival—featuring the traditional dragon dan... (more...)
Brevard Music Center Sets 2016 Summer Music Festival, 80th Anniversary Events Brevard Music Center Sets 2016 Summer Music Festival, 80th Anniversary Events
by BWW News Desk - February 02, 2016

This summer, over a ten-week period spanning June to August, Brevard Music Center (BMC) celebrates a historic 80th Anniversary with over eighty performances in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. BMC's 2016 Summer Music Festival features a number of firsts—the operatic world-premie... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Valentine's Day Weekend Concert, 2/12 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Valentine's Day Weekend Concert, 2/12
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2016

PITTSBURGH – Give your loved one the gift of music at the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's BNY Mellon Grand Classics Valentine's Day weekend concert, “Romeo and Juliet and Carmen,” on February 12 and 14 at Heinz Hall.... (more...)
A2SO to Present Side-by-Side Concert with Pinckney Community School, 2/25 A2SO to Present Side-by-Side Concert with Pinckney Community School, 2/25
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2016

Pinckney— On February 25, 2016 the Pinckney Community School Orchestras and the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra will celebrate their tenth annual Side-By-Side concert at Jane Tasch Theater.... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Announces 2016-17 Events - Renee Fleming, Jean-Marie Zeitouni, World Premieres and More! Pacific Symphony Announces 2016-17 Events - Renee Fleming, Jean-Marie Zeitouni, World Premieres and More!
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2016

Music Director Carl St.Clair and Pacific Symphony today unveil the 2016-17 Hal and Jeanette Segerstrom Family Foundation Classical and Sunday Casual Connections series and special events. This season celebrates the orchestra's 38th season and its 10th year in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert H... (more...)
A2SO to Host 20th Annual HEARTS FOR THE ARTS Fundraiser, 2/13 A2SO to Host 20th Annual HEARTS FOR THE ARTS Fundraiser, 2/13
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2016

Join the Ann Arbor Symphony orchestra for the annual Hearts for the Arts fundraiser on Saturday February 13, 2016 at Barton Hills Country Club. This special evening, now in its twentieth year, benefits the extensive community-wide youth educational and artistic programs of the Ann Arbor Symphony Orc... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Perform Kid-Friendly PIRATES OF PENZANCE Concert, 2/6 Pacific Symphony to Perform Kid-Friendly PIRATES OF PENZANCE Concert, 2/6
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2016

Orange County, Calif.—Jan. 19, 2016—Swashbuckling pirates, bumbling policemen, innocent young lovers and an eccentric major-general join in the boisterous fun for Pacific Symphony's next Family Musical Mornings presented by Farmers and Merchants Bank, “The Pirates of Penzance: Opera for Kids!” This ... (more...)
Violinist Jennider Koh to Perform with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, 2/5 Violinist Jennider Koh to Perform with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, 2/5
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2016

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 01/19/2016– The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra led by music director Edo de Waart presents two performances with violinist Jennifer Koh on February 5 and 6 at 8:00 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Bartók's Violin Concerto No. 2 and Anna Clyne's Within Her Arms will be... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Launch 2016 American Composers Festival, 2/4 Pacific Symphony to Launch 2016 American Composers Festival, 2/4
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2016

have been and where we are going? Or how certain kinds of music fit into this diverse universe of sound? These are some of the important questions that music raises, and each year, Pacific Symphony, led by Music Director Carl St.Clair, attempts to shed light on the answers by exploring a different f... (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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