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New Amsterdam Singers to Present NEW AMERICAN ROMANTICS. 3/6 & 3/8 New Amsterdam Singers to Present NEW AMERICAN ROMANTICS. 3/6 & 3/8
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2015

The New Amsterdam Singers (NAS), led by music director Clara Longstreth, will present New American Romantics, a program of American music featuring poems of Robert Frost, William Butler Yeats, James Agee, Robert Graves, and Thomas Hardy written by living composers. They include Dominick Argento, Don... (more...)
Mandolinist Avi Avital to Release New Album VIVALDI on Feb 24 Mandolinist Avi Avital to Release New Album VIVALDI on Feb 24
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

On February 24, Avital will release Vivaldi, his third album on DG that returns the instrument to its origins-the Venetian Baroque and master composer Antonio Vivaldi. On this release, Avital captures the mystical spirit of Venice, shedding new light on Vivaldi's musical genius by performing his own... (more...)
Detroit Symphony Orchestra Announces 2015-16 Season Detroit Symphony Orchestra Announces 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) announced programming today for its 2015-16 Orchestra Hall Classical, Pops, and Young People's Family Subscription Series. The new season reflects absolutely no increases in individual ticket prices.... (more...)
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Present Bernstein & Prokofiev Concert, 2/6 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Present Bernstein & Prokofiev Concert, 2/6
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 01/22/2015 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Bernstein & Prokofiev on February 6-7, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Andrew Litton, the performances include Barber's Overture to The School for Scandal; Bernstein's Sympho... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Premiere New Cinderella Opera, 1/31 Pacific Symphony to Premiere New Cinderella Opera, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Jan. 20, 2015—Rossini's sparkling and humorous operatic retelling of the timeless rags-to-riches tale “Cinderella” is brought to life by Pacific Symphony as part of Family Musical Mornings, presented by Farmers and Merchants Bank. “Cinderella: Opera for Kids!” is an enchanting ... (more...)
World Premiere Concerto to be Performed by Mads Tolling, 2/20 World Premiere Concerto to be Performed by Mads Tolling, 2/20
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

The world premiere of a new violin concerto entitled Begejstring ('Excitement') by popular jazz composer/violinist Mads Tolling will headline the Oakland East Bay Symphony's February 20, 2015 concert with Tolling as soloist at the Paramount Theatre conducted by Music Director Michael Morgan. The eve... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Announces Jeanette Segerstrom Family Foundation Classical Series Featuring Midori, Andre Watts, Conrad Tao & More! Pacific Symphony Announces Jeanette Segerstrom Family Foundation Classical Series Featuring Midori, Andre Watts, Conrad Tao & More!
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

Now enjoying near-record subscription numbers and unparalleled community appreciation during Music Director Carl St.Clair's 25th-anniversary season, Pacific Symphony today announces the 2015-16 Hal and Jeanette Segerstrom Family Foundation Classical Series—packed with familiar favorites, exciting wo... (more...)
Opera Superstar Renée Fleming to Headline CSO Gala Event, 10/7 Opera Superstar Renée Fleming to Headline CSO Gala Event, 10/7
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2015

Chattanooga, TN – The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera is proud to present opera singer Renée Fleming in a Gala Event on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at 7:30pm at the Tivoli Theatre. CSO Music Director Kayoko Dan will conduct the first half as Fleming performs opera and classical works. The second half wi... (more...)
EarShot & BPO Select Composers for Buffalo Philharmonic New Music Readings, 2/10-11 EarShot & BPO Select Composers for Buffalo Philharmonic New Music Readings, 2/10-11
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2015

From February 10-12, 2015, EarShot (the National Orchestral Composition Discovery Network) and the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO), JoAnn Falletta, Music Director, will present the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra New Music Readings at Kleinhans Music Hall (3 Symphony Circle, Buffalo). On Wednesd... (more...)
Sony Classical Announces Release of The 2015 New Year's Concert With The Vienna Philharmonic and Zubin Mehta Sony Classical Announces Release of The 2015 New Year's Concert With The Vienna Philharmonic and Zubin Mehta
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2015

Sony Classical is pleased to announce the release of the recording of one of the world's most famous classical music events: the 2015 New Year's Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic. One of the most distinguished conductors of our time, Zubin Mehta, returns to direct the 2015 concert, having already... (more...)
The Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage Presents PINOCCHIO'S ADVENTURES IN FUNLAND, 1/24 The Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage Presents PINOCCHIO'S ADVENTURES IN FUNLAND, 1/24
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2015

Join us at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage on Saturday, January 24 at 11:00am for Pinocchio's Adventures in Funland. The Richmond Symphony is joined by renowned narrator and performer Charlotte Blake Alston. Together through music and spoken word, they will present the lively re-tellin... (more...)
The Orchestre de la Suisse Romande to Launch US Tour, 2/12 The Orchestre de la Suisse Romande to Launch US Tour, 2/12
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

From February 12 to 21, 2015, the Geneva-based Orchestre de la Suisse Romande (OSR), one of Switzerland's leading orchestras, tours to California, New York, New Jersey, and Washington, DC to perform its signature interpretations of early 20th-century French and Russian repertoire. Conductor Charles ... (more...)
Riverside Symphony's Second Alice Tully Hall Concert Set for 2/7 Riverside Symphony's Second Alice Tully Hall Concert Set for 2/7
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

On Saturday evening, February 7, George Rothman and Riverside Symphony will present the second installment of the orchestra's Alice Tully Hall season.... (more...)
Sony Classical Releases  2015 New Year's Concert With Vienna Philharmonic & Zubin Mehta Sony Classical Releases 2015 New Year's Concert With Vienna Philharmonic & Zubin Mehta
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

Sony Classical is pleased to announce the release of the recording of one of the world's most famous classical music events: the 2015 New Year's Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic.... (more...)
The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents TCHAIKOVSKY & LISZT, 1/30-31 The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents TCHAIKOVSKY & LISZT, 1/30-31
by BWW News Desk - January 14, 2015

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Tchaikovsky & Liszt on January 30-31, 2015 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor James Feddeck, the performances feature Sibelius's “Valse Triste” fromKuolema, Nielsen's Clarinet Concerto with Principal Clarinet Todd Levy, Tcha... (more...)
Jessye Norman to Perform at Carnegie Hall with Pianist Mark Markham on Valentine's Day Jessye Norman to Perform at Carnegie Hall with Pianist Mark Markham on Valentine's Day
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2015

Grammy-Award winning soprano Jessye Normanreturns to Carnegie Hall on Saturday, February 14 at 8:00 p.m. with pianist Mark Markham for a special Valentine's Day program entitled Hooray for Love! The concert features classics from musical theater and the Great American Songbook including selections b... (more...)
The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Partners with Lena for an All-Day Fundraiser, 1/31 The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Partners with Lena for an All-Day Fundraiser, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2015

Celebrate our friend, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's birthday this year in an extra special way. Before joining your Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra for Mozart Birthday Bash on January 31, 8pm at the Michigan Theater enjoy a delicious meal at Lena! Lena was rated by The Free Press as one of the 10 best new ... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Honor Leonard Bernstein in Concert, 1/29 Pacific Symphony to Honor Leonard Bernstein in Concert, 1/29
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Jan. 9, 2015—Composer, conductor and teacher Leonard Bernstein, one of the undeniable giants of 20th-century music, and the first American-born conductor to become a major star, becomes the focal point of Pacific Symphony's second “Music Unwound” concert this season, “For the L... (more...)
Violinist Gidon Kremer and Pianist Daniil Trifonov to Join LA Philharmonic in Concert, 1/14 Violinist Gidon Kremer and Pianist Daniil Trifonov to Join LA Philharmonic in Concert, 1/14
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2015

In the course of his distinguished career, Gidon Kremer has established a worldwide reputation as one of the most original and compelling artists of his generation. He has appeared on virtually every major concert stage with the most celebrated orchestras of Europe and America and has collaborated w... (more...)
The New York Festival of Song Announces New Details in the 2015 Edition of NYFOS Next The New York Festival of Song Announces New Details in the 2015 Edition of NYFOS Next
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2015

The New York Festival of Song's 'invaluable contemporary-music series' (The New Yorker) NYFOS Next enters its fifth season and shifts to a new format-a three-concert mini-festival during the month of February. The series is set to showcase new works from a host of composers including Adam Guettel, G... (more...)
Early Music Vancouver to Present Handel's THEODORA, 2/14 Early Music Vancouver to Present Handel's THEODORA, 2/14
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

Early Music Vancouver (EMV) welcomes back acclaimed harpsichordist and conductor Alexander Weimann as guest musical director for its presentation of George Frideric Handel's Theodora on Saturday, February 14, 2015, 7:30pm at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at UBC. In addition to being one of... (more...)
Tim Taylor Elected to Music Academy Board of Directors Tim Taylor Elected to Music Academy Board of Directors
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

Tim Taylor, a mortgage banking executive and former Old Spanish Days El Presidente (2008), has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Music Academy of the West. His three-year term began January 1.... (more...)
Houston Symphony To Perform Mozart's ABDUCTION FROM THE SYMPHONY, 1/23 Houston Symphony To Perform Mozart's ABDUCTION FROM THE SYMPHONY, 1/23
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

HOUSTON (January 8, 2014) – On January 23 and 25, the Houston Symphony will present a semi-staged production of Mozart's Abduction from the Seraglio, under the baton of Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada. Directed by Lloyd Wood, whose opera credits include the revival production of Don Giovannicon... (more...)
The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart Present GOODE PLAYS MOZART, 1/24-25 The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart Present GOODE PLAYS MOZART, 1/24-25
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present Goode Plays Mozart on January 24-25, 2015 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The performances feature pianist Richard Goode performing Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 18 along with Schubert's Symphony No. 8.... (more...)
Columbia University School of the Arts Announces John Luther Adams as the Newest Recipient of the William Schuman Award Columbia University School of the Arts Announces John Luther Adams as the Newest Recipient of the William Schuman Award
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

Columbia University School of the Arts is pleased to announce that John Luther Adams is the newest recipient of the William Schuman Award, a major recognition given periodically over the past three decades. Named for its first recipient, the award, in the form of a direct, unrestricted grant of $50,... (more...)



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