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Pacific Symphony's Family Musical Mornings to Conclude with BEETHOVEN LIVES UPSTAIRS, 4/18 Pacific Symphony's Family Musical Mornings to Conclude with BEETHOVEN LIVES UPSTAIRS, 4/18
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—March 31, 2015—Pacific Symphony invites its Family Musical Mornings audience to imagine what it would be like to live next door to one of the most-famous composers of all time during “Beethoven Lives Upstairs,” the award-winning production by Classical Kids Live. Weaving master... (more...)
Las Vegas Philharmonic Reveals New Season, Kicking Off in September Las Vegas Philharmonic Reveals New Season, Kicking Off in September
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2015

The Las Vegas Philharmonic and Music Director Donato Cabrera today announced details of the orchestra's 2015-16 season that will see it perform more concerts than ever at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts from September 2015 through June 2016.... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Announces Its 2015 Summer Festival Featuring Beethoven's EMPEROR, Ravel's BOLERO and More The Pacific Symphony Announces Its 2015 Summer Festival Featuring Beethoven's EMPEROR, Ravel's BOLERO and More
by BWW News Desk - March 27, 2015

As the temperature rises and the summer season grows closer each day, it's almost time to pack those picnic baskets and head to Irvine for five music-infused evenings under the stars with Pacific Symphony. Taking place at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, the 2015 Summer Festival begins with the an... (more...)
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...)
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Members to Perform Romantic Piano Quartets Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Members to Perform Romantic Piano Quartets
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2015

The Chamber Music Society of Detroit presents an all-star cast of four distinguished musicians – violinist Daniel Hope, violist Paul Newbauer, cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han – coming together for an evening of piano quartets Saturday, April 11 at 8 PM. The concert is part of a twelve-conc... (more...)
CSO to Present BEETHOVEN'S 2nd as Part of Friday Family Movie Night, 4/3 CSO to Present BEETHOVEN'S 2nd as Part of Friday Family Movie Night, 4/3
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (March 24, 2015) – Beethoven Festival 2015 is more than concerts; it is a celebration of the life and music of the beloved composer. In keeping with that idea, the Canton Symphony Orchestra has teamed up with the Canton Palace Theatre to present two movies in April on the historic thea... (more...)
Cooperstown Festival to Host 'Three Faces of Romanticism' Concert, 4/26 Cooperstown Festival to Host 'Three Faces of Romanticism' Concert, 4/26
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2015

The Cooperstown Summer Music Festival, under the artistic direction of flutist Linda Chesis, presents Three Faces of Romanticism on Sunday, April 26 at 4 pm at the Otesaga Hotel in Cooperstown. The concert features Ms. Chesis, Nicholas Canellakis, cello; and Roman Rabinovich, piano, performing works... (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...)
The Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents the Heart of the BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL, 3/28-29 The Canton Symphony Orchestra Presents the Heart of the BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL, 3/28-29
by BWW News Desk - March 12, 2015

The heart of the Canton Symphony Orchestra's (CSO) Beethoven Festival will take the stage on March 28 and 29 when the orchestra performs two concerts featuring pianist André Watts. On Saturday March 28 at 8:00pm Mr. Watts will perform Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 2 and onSunday March 29 at 7:30p... (more...)
Hartford Stage to Present THE PIANIST OF WILLESDEN with Mona Golabek, 3/26-4/26 Hartford Stage to Present THE PIANIST OF WILLESDEN with Mona Golabek, 3/26-4/26
by BWW News Desk - March 11, 2015

Hartford Stage presents The Pianist of Willesden Lane, starring piano virtuoso Mona Golabek, who performs some of the world's most beautiful music as she shares her own mother's riveting story of survival, from March 26 to April 26.... (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...)
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...)
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...)
Thomas Adès to Make His NY Phil Conducting Debut with His TOTENTANZ, 3/12-14 Thomas Adès to Make His NY Phil Conducting Debut with His TOTENTANZ, 3/12-14
by BWW News Desk - March 06, 2015

Composer-conductor Thomas Ade?s will make his New York Philharmonic conducting debut leading the U.S. Premiere of his Totentanz, featuring mezzo-soprano Christianne Stotijn and baritone Mark Stone; Beethoven's Symphony No. 1; and Berlioz's Les Francs-juges Overture, Thursday, March 12, 2015, at 7:30... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra String Trio to Perform Beethoven, 3/12 Canton Symphony Orchestra String Trio to Perform Beethoven, 3/12
by BWW News Desk - March 05, 2015

CANTON, OH (March 5, 2015) – Beethoven is well known for composing grand orchestral symphonies and piano concerti, but he also wrote many works for smaller, chamber ensembles. Some of these works will be performed by a Canton Symphony Orchestra string trio as part of the orchestra's Casual Series. ... (more...)
Harpschordist & Conductor Jeanette Sorrell to Conduct BNY Mellon Grand Classics, 3/20 Harpschordist & Conductor Jeanette Sorrell to Conduct BNY Mellon Grand Classics, 3/20
by BWW News Desk - March 05, 2015

PITTSBURGH – Jeanette Sorrell returns to Heinz Hall as guest conductor and harpsichordist for Bach's Coffeehouse, a BNY Mellon Grand Classics weekend with concerts Friday, March 20 and Sunday, March 22.... (more...)
Chamber Music Society of Detroit at Oakland University to Close Season, 3/21 Chamber Music Society of Detroit at Oakland University to Close Season, 3/21
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2015

The Chamber Music Society of Detroit at Oakland University will present its final concert of the season at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 15 in Varner Recital Hall. The show will feature the Chicago-based wind quintet Quintet Attacca, along with pianist Panayis Lyras. The all-French program will include qu... (more...)
Pianist Fazil Say to Perform with Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, 4/11 Pianist Fazil Say to Perform with Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, 4/11
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2015

NEW YORK, NY (March 3, 2015)—In the final concert of its annual series at Carnegie Hall this season, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra will be joined by Turkish pianist-composer Faz?l Say for the New York premiere of his new Chamber Symphony, Op. 62, commissioned by Orpheus as part of its American Notes ini... (more...)
The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Presents BEETHOVEN'S NINTH, 3/21-22 The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Presents BEETHOVEN'S NINTH, 3/21-22
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2015

In March, the BPO will celebrate classical music's most beloved and influential composer with a festival, including his groundbreaking Ninth Symphony.... (more...)
Composer Lukas Ligeti Announces Schedule of Events in Honor of 50th Birthday Composer Lukas Ligeti Announces Schedule of Events in Honor of 50th Birthday
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2015

New York City, NY (For Release 2.24.15) — Composer/percussionist Lukas Ligeti today announced a robust 2015 season in anticipation of his 50th birthday (6.13.15). A champion of intercultural music and arguably one of the world's most ingenious composers, Lukas is celebrating with world premieres at ... (more...)
BSO Assistant Conductor Nicholas Hersh Replaces Yan Pascal Tortelier for 2/27-28 Concerts BSO Assistant Conductor Nicholas Hersh Replaces Yan Pascal Tortelier for 2/27-28 Concerts
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2015

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) regrets to announce that due to illness, guest conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier is unable to conduct this week's performances of Stravinsky's Firebird Suite, February 27 (Meyerhoff) and 28 (Strathmore). Replacing Maestro Tortelier, will be BSO Assistant Conductor... (more...)
Complete Brahms and Szymanowski Symphonies Out Now on DigitalTheatre.com Complete Brahms and Szymanowski Symphonies Out Now on DigitalTheatre.com
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2015

Today DigitalTheatre.com is excited to release the next instalment of the London Symphony Orchestra Collection, which features Valery Gergiev conducting five thrilling concerts of Johannes Brahms and Karol Szymanowski.... (more...)
Honens Piano Competition Reveals 2015 Quarterfinalists Honens Piano Competition Reveals 2015 Quarterfinalists
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2015

The Quarterfinals / International Audition Round takes place in New York (March 25 and 26 at Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center), Berlin (April 10 and 11 at the Konzerthaus) and London (April 15 and 16 at The Guildhall School of Music & Drama). Each pianist performs a 40-minute solo recital... (more...)
Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Presents PRAYERS AND DANCES: MUSIC FOR THE GERMAN HARPSICHORD, 3/22 Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Presents PRAYERS AND DANCES: MUSIC FOR THE GERMAN HARPSICHORD, 3/22
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2015

Harpsichordist Giuseppe Schinaia performs sacred and secular works of Christian Ritter, Johann Pachelbel, Georg Böhm, Johann Kuhnau, and JS Bach.... (more...)



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