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National Brass Ensemble to Perform Chicago Debut Concert at Symphony Center, 9/20 National Brass Ensemble to Perform Chicago Debut Concert at Symphony Center, 9/20
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2015

CHICAGO—Symphony Center Presents is pleased to announce the Chicago debut of the National Brass Ensemble (NBE) in a special concert at Symphony Center on Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. The NBE is composed of 24 of the finest brass players in the United States. For this concert, the NBE is j... (more...)
Robert Sims to Perform at Lincoln Center Bruno Walter Auditorium, 10/4 Robert Sims to Perform at Lincoln Center Bruno Walter Auditorium, 10/4
by BWW News Desk - August 21, 2015

In an extraordinary life that grappled with racial tensions, interracial liaisons, personal scandals and politics, lyric tenor Roland Hayes (1887 – 1977), was the first African American man to reach international fame as a concert performer and one of the few artists who could sell out Carnegie Hall... (more...)
Holsinger Appointed Outreach Program Manager for Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra Holsinger Appointed Outreach Program Manager for Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2015

Margaret Holsinger, an experienced administrative, customer service, and event planning professional, has been named executive assistant and outreach program manager for the Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra. Her appointment was effective August 3.... (more...)
Oakland Symphony Announces Season Opener & New Name, 10/2 Oakland Symphony Announces Season Opener & New Name, 10/2
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 2015

Oakland, CA, August 13, 2015 – The Oakland Symphony opens its 22nd season with a new name and a West Coast premiere by Bay Area composer Mason Bates Friday, October 2, at 8 pm at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland. The program, with Music Director and conductor Michael Morgan on the podium, includes t... (more...)
San Francisco Girls Chorus Releases Schedule of Upcoming 2015-2016 Season San Francisco Girls Chorus Releases Schedule of Upcoming 2015-2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2015

San Francisco, CA August 7, 2015 – San Francisco Girls Chorus Artistic Director Lisa Bielawa has announced details of the 37-year-old, five-time Grammy Award-winning Chorus' 2015-2016 season, which will feature premieres by leading American composers and performances with a variety of noted guest ar... (more...)
APOLLO'S FIRE Announces 24th Season Under Music Director Jeannette Sorrell APOLLO'S FIRE Announces 24th Season Under Music Director Jeannette Sorrell
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2015

Apollo's Fire, the Cleveland Baroque Orchestra, proudly announces its 24th season under Music Director Jeannette Sorrell.  Fresh from a series of highly prestigious international engagements this summer, Apollo's Fire enters a new era as one of Northeast Ohio's two world-class orchestras.  Following... (more...)
California Symphony and Music Director Donato Cabrera to Open Season with 'Passport to the World', 9/20 California Symphony and Music Director Donato Cabrera to Open Season with 'Passport to the World', 9/20
by BWW News Desk - August 04, 2015

The California Symphony and Music Director Donato Cabrera open their 2015-16 seasonSunday, September 20 at 4 pm at the Lesher Center for the Arts in Walnut Creek with “Passport to the World,” a musical tour of work by composers including Dvo?ák, Rimsky-Korsakov, Grieg, Debussy, Elgar, Falla, Vaughan... (more...)
East Bay Symphony Music Director to Make Speech on MUSIC GROWN LOCALLY, 8/25 East Bay Symphony Music Director to Make Speech on MUSIC GROWN LOCALLY, 8/25
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2015

SPEAKER:     Michael Morgan, Music Director, East Bay Symphony Orchestra, Festival Opera, Walnut Creek, and the Sacramento Philharmonic Orchestra and Sacramento Opera; Oakland Youth Orchestra... (more...)
California Symphony to Present THE WIZARD OF OZ with Live Orchestra Accompaniment, 8/21 California Symphony to Present THE WIZARD OF OZ with Live Orchestra Accompaniment, 8/21
by BWW News Desk - July 08, 2015

WALNUT CREEK, CA (July 7, 2015) – The California Symphony presents the beloved classic 1939 film The Wizard of Oz, and performs the complete, live orchestral accompaniment as the movie is shown on a giant screen at the Concord Pavilion in Concord, Friday, August 21 at 8:30 pm. Conductor Sarah Hicks ... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform DISTANT WORLDS Concert, 8/1 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform DISTANT WORLDS Concert, 8/1
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2015

PITTSBURGH – The official symphony concert world tour Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY arrives at Heinz Hall on Saturday, August 1 at 8 p.m. as part of the Summer with the Symphony series.... (more...)
Randy Newman to Close Out Pittsburgh Symphony's SUMMER WITH THE SYMPHONY, 7/30 Randy Newman to Close Out Pittsburgh Symphony's SUMMER WITH THE SYMPHONY, 7/30
by BWW News Desk - July 03, 2015

PITTSBURGH – Performing in Pittsburgh for the first time since 1977, Randy Newman, whose music speaks to multiple generations, closes the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's Summer with the Symphony: Thursday Night Icons series on July 30 at 7:30 p.m. at Heinz Hall.... (more...)
Philip Glass & Angelique Kidjo's Orchestral Collaboration U.S. Premiere Set for 7/10 Philip Glass & Angelique Kidjo's Orchestral Collaboration U.S. Premiere Set for 7/10
by BWW News Desk - June 24, 2015

The highly anticipated U.S. premiere of Angélique Kidjo and Philip Glass's orchestral collaboration, Ifé: Three Yorùbá Songs for Orchestra, is set to take place July 10 with the San Francisco Symphony at San Francisco's Davies Symphony Hall, conducted by Edwin Outwater. A short excerpt of the work's... (more...)
Apollo's Fire Presents TANGLEWOOD and BBC PROMS Send-Off Concerts, 6/29-30 and 8/11-12 Apollo's Fire Presents TANGLEWOOD and BBC PROMS Send-Off Concerts, 6/29-30 and 8/11-12
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2015

This summer, Apollo's Fire embarks on its fourth international tour, performing with world-renowned violinist, Alina Ibragimova, at the BBC Proms in London (Aug. 15), The Aldeburgh Music/Snape Proms in the UK (Aug. 16), and performing a separate chamber program at the Tuscany Musical Landscapes Fest... (more...)
BSO to Partner with Andris Nelsons to Launch CLASSICAL LIVE on Google Play BSO to Partner with Andris Nelsons to Launch CLASSICAL LIVE on Google Play
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2015

The Boston Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Andris Nelsons have entered into a new partnership to create Classical Live, a unique initiative that offers a new paradigm for the distribution of live recordings of classical music available only on Google Play Music. Classical Live will offer parti... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Hosts Classic BBQs in Heinz Hall Summer Garden, 7/11 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Hosts Classic BBQs in Heinz Hall Summer Garden, 7/11
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2015

PITTSBURGH – A night for the entire family, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra is hosting two Classical BBQ events in the Heinz Hall Summer Garden on July 11 and August 2.  Each Classical BBQ is filled with orchestral favorites in a fun-filled atmosphere, including pre- and post-concert entertainment... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Kick Off Summer Festival with Fourth of July Celebration, 7/4 Pacific Symphony to Kick Off Summer Festival with Fourth of July Celebration, 7/4
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—June 15, 2015—Pacific Symphony launches Summer Festival 2015 with a rollicking, high-energy Fourth of July celebration featuring the ever-popular tunes of Journey, brought to life by the tribute band, Faithfully. With a reputation for being a highly authentic Journey tribute ba... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform Disney Tunes in Concert, 6/19 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform Disney Tunes in Concert, 6/19
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2015

PITTSBURGH – The wonderful world of Disney joins the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra with high-resolution film clips and  beloved music and songs for PNC Pops: Disney in Concert Tale as Old as Time, June 19-21 at Heinz Hall.... (more...)
Tickets to STAR TREK: THE ULTIMATE VOYAGE at PPAC on Sale Tomorrow Tickets to STAR TREK: THE ULTIMATE VOYAGE at PPAC on Sale Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - June 04, 2015

STAR TREK: THE ULTIMATE VOYAGE, presented by CineConcerts, CBS Consumer Products, and Paramount Pictures, will play the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) on Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 7P.... (more...)
The Oakland East Bay Symphony and the Craneway Pavilion Present JULY 3rd INDEPENDENCE EVE CELEBRATION The Oakland East Bay Symphony and the Craneway Pavilion Present JULY 3rd INDEPENDENCE EVE CELEBRATION
by BWW News Desk - June 03, 2015

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-friendlyIndependence Eve Celebration led by the Oakland East Bay Symphony and Music Director Michael M... (more...)
The Britt Classical Festival Pairs Contemporary and New Music with Core Classical Repertoire in 2015 Summer Season, 7/31-8/15 The Britt Classical Festival Pairs Contemporary and New Music with Core Classical Repertoire in 2015 Summer Season, 7/31-8/15
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2015

 The Britt Classical Festival, led by Music Director and Conductor Teddy Abrams, has announced a wide-ranging, adventurous series of concerts of contemporary and new music paired with core classical repertoire for its three-week 2015 season, beginning July 31. The programs include the world premiere... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony to Conclude All-Beethoven Program with THE IMMORTAL, 6/5 Pittsburgh Symphony to Conclude All-Beethoven Program with THE IMMORTAL, 6/5
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2015

PITTSBURGH – Revel in two of Beethoven's most notable and majestic works during the Pittsburgh Symphony's BNY Mellon Grand Classics: BeethovenFest: The Immortal June 5-7. It features the composer's violin concerto and Symphony No. 9, with its famous “Ode to Joy.” ... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Present Final Concert of the Season, FIRE AND WATER, 6/11 Pacific Symphony to Present Final Concert of the Season, FIRE AND WATER, 6/11
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—May 20, 2015—A grand, meaningful and operatic evening of music awaits, as Music Director Carl St.Clair leads Pacific Symphony's final concert of his 25th anniversary season, “Fire and Water,” a program representing the innovative and defining characteristics of the orchestra. F... (more...)
Oakland East Bay Symphony to Celebrate Independence Day with Concert, 7/3 Oakland East Bay Symphony to Celebrate Independence Day with Concert, 7/3
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2015

Richmond, CA, May15, 2015–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-friendly Independence Day Celebration led by the Oakland East Bay Symphony a... (more...)
N.C. Symphony's Rex Healthcare Summerfest Begins 5/23 N.C. Symphony's Rex Healthcare Summerfest Begins 5/23
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

The North Carolina Symphony launches its 2015 Rex Healthcare Summerfest Series at Cary's Booth Amphitheatre on Saturday, May 23, at 7:30 p.m., with a concert program that features pianist Timo Andres performing Gershwin's incomparable Rhapsody in Blue, the orchestra's performance of Dvo?ák's New Wor... (more...)
The University Musical Society Announces Scott Hanoian as new Music Director and Conductor of the UMS Choral Union The University Musical Society Announces Scott Hanoian as new Music Director and Conductor of the UMS Choral Union
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

The University Musical Society (UMS) announces that Scott Hanoian has been named as the new Music Director and Conductor of the UMS Choral Union, a Grammy Award-winning Ann Arbor-based community choir managed by UMS. This appointment is effective July 1, 2015.... (more...)



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