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Milwaukee Symphony Presents CASABLANCA: FILM WITH ORCHESTRA, 4/17 Milwaukee Symphony Presents CASABLANCA: FILM WITH ORCHESTRA, 4/17
by BWW News Desk - March 26, 2015

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Casablanca: Film with Orchestra on April 17-18, 2015 at the Riverside Theater. Led by Associate Conductor Francesco... (more...)
The Mannes Orchestra to Join Forces with New York Choral Society for Performance, 4/8 The Mannes Orchestra to Join Forces with New York Choral Society for Performance, 4/8
by BWW News Desk - March 26, 2015

?The Mannes Orchestra, the student orchestral ensemble of Mannes College at The New School, and the New York Choral Society will join forces to perform John Adams' On The Transmigration of Souls and Paul Hindemith's When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd, April 8 at Carnegie Hall. David Hayes, who... (more...)
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to Open Season with All-Star CANDIDE, 6/11 Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to Open Season with All-Star CANDIDE, 6/11
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2015

Baltimore, Md. (March 23, 2015) — For the conclusion of the 2014-2015 season, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) and Music Director Marin Alsop lead the BSO premiere of Leonard Bernstein's comedic operetta Candide on June 11 at the Music Center at Strathmore, and June 12 through June 14 at the J... (more...)
CSO to Host 3rd Annual PLAY ALONG WITH THE CSO, 5/3 CSO to Host 3rd Annual PLAY ALONG WITH THE CSO, 5/3
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2015

Chattanooga, TN – The CSO is inviting community musicians to join professional musicians onstage in the 3rd annual Play Along With The CSO. The event will take place on Sunday, May 3, 2015 from 1:00-3:30pm at the Chattanooga Market. Musicians are invited to perform in one of three different performa... (more...)
The Collegiate Chorale to Present US Premiere of THE ROAD OF PROMISE, 5/6-7 The Collegiate Chorale to Present US Premiere of THE ROAD OF PROMISE, 5/6-7
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2015

The Collegiate Chorale concludes its 2014-2015 season with the US Premiere of Kurt Weill's The Road of Promise May 6, 2015 at 8pm and May 7, 2015 at 7pm at Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019. Tickets are $30-$135 and are available at www.carnegiehall... (more...)
Salon/Sanctuary Concerts' Sunday PRAYERS AND DANCES Show Will Feature Bradley Brookshire, 3/22 Salon/Sanctuary Concerts' Sunday PRAYERS AND DANCES Show Will Feature Bradley Brookshire, 3/22
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2015

Bradley Brookshire will perform the Prayers and Dances program on Sundayfor Giuseppe Schinaia, who will not be able to perform because of illness.... (more...)
Great Performances at the Met to Air DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NURNBERG, 4/12 Great Performances at the Met to Air DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NURNBERG, 4/12
by BWW News Desk - March 19, 2015

Met Music Director James Levine conducts Wagner's epic human comedy Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg('The Mastersinger of Nuremberg') in its first Great Performances at the Met broadcast.... (more...)
Soundstreams to Continue Season with Evening Celebrating Sir John Tavener, 4/16 Soundstreams to Continue Season with Evening Celebrating Sir John Tavener, 4/16
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2015

Soundstreams continues its 2014/2015 season with an evening celebrating the life and music of British composer Sir John Tavener at Trinity-St. Paul's Centre on April 16, 2015 at 8:00 pm.... (more...)
Solti Foundation U.S. Awards Sixth $25,000 Grant Solti Foundation U.S. Awards Sixth $25,000 Grant
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2015

Now in its eleventh year of assisting exceptional young U.S. conductors to further develop their talent and careers, The Solti Foundation U.S. is pleased to announce that it is awarding its sixth $25,000 grant, The Solti Conducting Fellow, and a groundbreaking nine Solti Foundation U.S. Career Assis... (more...)
Laura Claycomb to Replace Nicole Cabell in Philadelphia Orchestra's Performance at Stern Auditorium Laura Claycomb to Replace Nicole Cabell in Philadelphia Orchestra's Performance at Stern Auditorium
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2015

Acclaimed soprano Laura Claycomb has agreed to step in for soprano Nicole Cabell, performing this Wednesday, March 18 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage with The Philadelphia Orchestra and conductor Maurizio Benini. This concert is the final event in mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato's sea... (more...)
The Oakland East Bay Symphony Partners with Blue Bottle Coffee for a CUP OF CLASSICAL, 4/2 The Oakland East Bay Symphony Partners with Blue Bottle Coffee for a CUP OF CLASSICAL, 4/2
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2015

Members of the Oakland East Bay Symphony will partner with Oakland's beloved Blue Bottle Coffee for “Cup of Classical” Thursday, April 2, at 6:30 pm at Blue Bottle's W.C. Morse Café, 4270 Broadway in Oakland. The casual, mid-week after-work event will pair a coffee-related classical and contemporary... (more...)
Rhode Island Philharmonic Announces Charles Dimmick as New Concertmaster Rhode Island Philharmonic Announces Charles Dimmick as New Concertmaster
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2015

March 13, 2015 – East Providence, RI ? Music Director LARRY RACHLEFF and the RHODE ISLAND PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA have named a new concertmaster: CHARLES DIMMICK won the position in January. A member of the Philharmonic since the 2002-2003 season, Mr. Dimmick became acting concertmaster in 2013 upon ... (more...)
David Bernard to Conduct Massapequa Philharmonic, 3/21 David Bernard to Conduct Massapequa Philharmonic, 3/21
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2015

The noted American conductor David Bernard will lead an exciting program of Weber, Tchaikovsky, and Sibelius with the Massapequa Philharmonic on Saturday evening, March 21, 2014, 8 pm at the Berner Auditorium, 50 Carman Mill Road, Massapequa, NY 11758. The following is the complete program:... (more...)
Edo de Waart to CONDUCT RACHMANINOFF with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, 4/3 Edo de Waart to CONDUCT RACHMANINOFF with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, 4/3
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2015

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 03/12/2015 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present de Waart Conducts Rachmaninoff on April 3-4, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The performances feature Barber's Essay No. 2, Rachmaninoff's Symphonic Dances, and Shost... (more...)
LA Philharmonic's Tom Hooten to Join Faculty at San Francisco Conservatory of Music LA Philharmonic's Tom Hooten to Join Faculty at San Francisco Conservatory of Music
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2015

San Francisco, CA. - The San Francisco Conservatory of Music is pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Hooten, principal trumpet of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, to its collegiate faculty. The former principal trumpet of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and an experienced teacher, Hooten joins a d... (more...)
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Sets Centennial Season Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Sets Centennial Season
by BWW News Desk - March 12, 2015

Music Director Marin Alsop and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) announce the Orchestra's celebratory Centennial 2015-2016 season, its ninth season under the direction of Maestra Alsop. Through appearances by the world's most renowned artists, premieres of several new works, Baltimore homecomin... (more...)
Ramon Tebar Named Principal Guest Conductor of Spain's Renowned Plau de les Arts Reina Sofia Ramon Tebar Named Principal Guest Conductor of Spain's Renowned Plau de les Arts Reina Sofia
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2015

Valencia-born conductor Ramon Tebar was named Principal Guest Conductor of Spain's Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia in a triple-post announcement about the leadership and direction of the renowned international house. Tebar joins celebrated Italian conductors Roberto Abbado and Fabio Biondi , who ha... (more...)
Houston Symphony Orchestra to Perform VERDI'S REQUIEM, 3/20 Houston Symphony Orchestra to Perform VERDI'S REQUIEM, 3/20
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2015

HOUSTON (March 9, 2015) – Houston Symphony Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada will lead the orchestra, the Houston Symphony Chorus and vocal soloists on March 20-22 in Verdi's Requiem, a towering masterpiece by Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi featuring dramatic operatic moments, brilliant symphoni... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Soprano Anna Caterina Antonacci Is Only HUMAINE in Poulenc Opera at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall BWW Reviews: Soprano Anna Caterina Antonacci Is Only HUMAINE in Poulenc Opera at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall
by Richard Sasanow - March 10, 2015

It's an old story: Woman meets man. Woman loses man…and loses him over and over again on a party-line. Luckily, the woman is Italian soprano Anna Caterina Antonacci and the composer of LA VOIX HUMAINE is Francis Poulenc. Together, they made for a fascinating performance at Lincoln Center's Alice Tul... (more...)
Andris Nelsons to Make Carnegie Hall Debut as BSO Music Director, 4/15-17 Andris Nelsons to Make Carnegie Hall Debut as BSO Music Director, 4/15-17
by BWW News Desk - March 09, 2015

BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons will lead the Boston Symphony Orchestra in three programs at Carnegie Hall, April 15-17. For his first Carnegie Hall concert as BSO Music Director on Wednesday, April 15, Mr. Nelsons will open the program with the New York premiere of Gunther Schuller's Dreamscape, ... (more...)
Music Director Louis Langrée Extends Contract With Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Music Director Louis Langrée Extends Contract With Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - March 09, 2015

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra announced that it has extended its contract with music director, Louis Langrée, through its 125th anniversary season in 2019­-20.... (more...)
Pacific Symphony and Chapman University to Explore 'Shakespeare Reimagined', Thru 4/19 Pacific Symphony and Chapman University to Explore 'Shakespeare Reimagined', Thru 4/19
by BWW News Desk - March 07, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—March 6, 2015—The world's most brilliant playwright—William Shakespeare—is reimagined in unexpected ways when Pacific Symphony partners with Chapman University to present “Shakespeare Reimagined,” a festival that explores how The Bard's plays have inspired not only other playwr... (more...)
A2SO to Celebrate Mozart's Birthday with Concert Bash, 1/31 A2SO to Celebrate Mozart's Birthday with Concert Bash, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - December 24, 2014

The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra presents its 19th Annual Mozart Birthday Bash on Saturday, January 31, 8:00pm at the Michigan Theater. This all-Mozart concert will feature guest performers Jeanette Vecchione and Timothy Michling, and is proudly co- sponsored by Rebecca Horvath.... (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...)
MusicaNova Orchestra & Paradise Winds to Perform New Work with Martin Goldsmith, 1/11 MusicaNova Orchestra & Paradise Winds to Perform New Work with Martin Goldsmith, 1/11
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2014

MusicaNova Orchestra and Arizona-based Paradise Winds will perform a new work composed by Graham Cohen, a 15 year old prodigy, currently studying at the Julliard pre-college division and the youngest winner of the Morton Gould Young Composer Competition. The piece, 'Unexpected Affinities' was commis... (more...)



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