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The California Symphony Announces New Executive Director and Launches a Matching ChallengeThe California Symphony Announces New Executive Director and Launches a Matching Challenge
October 10, 2014

On the heels of its packed September 21 opening night concert that began the orchestra's 28th season, the California Symphony isn't finished making a statement. On October 1, Aubrey Bergauer took the ... (more...)


Principal Flute of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform DIVINE TRAVEL, 10/24Principal Flute of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Perform DIVINE TRAVEL, 10/24
October 10, 2014

PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's Principal Flute Lorna McGhee headlines “Divine Travel,“ part of the BNY Mellon Grand Classics series, on October 24 and 26 at Heinz Hall. Guest cond... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Welcomes Kyle Mendiguchia and Ted Sugata to the OrchestraThe Pacific Symphony Welcomes Kyle Mendiguchia and Ted Sugata to the Orchestra
October 02, 2014

Pacific Symphony proudly welcomes two new, accomplished musicians to the orchestra: Kyle Mendiguchia, bass trombone, and Ted Sugata, second oboe. Both made their official debut as members of the Symph... (more...)


November at The University Musical Society Includes SUPERPOSITION, THE BIG SQUEEZE, and MoreNovember at The University Musical Society Includes SUPERPOSITION, THE BIG SQUEEZE, and More
September 29, 2014

The University Musical Society (UMS) continues its 2014-2015 season in November with eight must-see performances. The month opens with superposition, a stage work by Japan's leading contemporary artis... (more...)


SF Symphony Film Series to Present Six Films, Accompanied by Live Music, for Second SeasonSF Symphony Film Series to Present Six Films, Accompanied by Live Music, for Second Season
September 23, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (August 27, 2014) – The San Francisco Symphony (SFS) continues its popular Film Series in the 2014-15 season, offering a wide range of critically-acclaimed films projected above the ... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents BRAHMS's REQUIEM, 10/10-12The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents BRAHMS's REQUIEM, 10/10-12
September 18, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Brahms's Requiem on October 10-12, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by conductor Robert Spano and featuring soprano Jessica Rivera, bari... (more...)


Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra to Perform at Severance Hall, 10/7Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra to Perform at Severance Hall, 10/7
September 17, 2014

For the first time in their 91-year history, the Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra, “one of the leading European orchestras” (The Independent), will tour the U.S., visiting four major markets in October... (more...)


Composer Mason Bates Joins San Francisco Conservatory of Music FacultyComposer Mason Bates Joins San Francisco Conservatory of Music Faculty
September 11, 2014

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music has announced the appointment of composer Mason Bates to its composition faculty. One of the most widely-performed symphonic composers of his generation, Bates ... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Feature Cellist Alisa Weilerstein, 9/19Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Feature Cellist Alisa Weilerstein, 9/19
August 29, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 08/28/2014 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present Alisa Weilerstein Plays Elgar on September 19-20, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Art... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Opens the 2014-15 Classics Series with DON GIOVANNI, 9/13-16The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Opens the 2014-15 Classics Series with DON GIOVANNI, 9/13-16
August 27, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra opens the 2014.15 Classics series with Don Giovanni on September 13-14 & 16, 2014, led by Music Director Edo de Waart. This concert production features an internationa... (more...)


Augustin Hadelich Returns to the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra to Kick Off 70th Anniversary Season, 9/20Augustin Hadelich Returns to the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra to Kick Off 70th Anniversary Season, 9/20
August 25, 2014

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra kicks off Season 70, its 70th Anniversary season, with a celebratory performance at 8:00pm on Saturday September 20 at The Vets, 1 Avenue of the Arts in Provide... (more...)


Thomas Adès to Conduct Academy Season Finale at Granada Theatre, 8/9Thomas Adès to Conduct Academy Season Finale at Granada Theatre, 8/9
July 30, 2014

Thomas Adès, the brilliant British pianist, conductor, and composer who has been hailed as among “the most imposing figures in contemporary music” (The New Yorker), will lead the Academy Festival Orch... (more...)


Music Academy to Live Stream World Premiere by Cellist Joshua Roman, 8/2Music Academy to Live Stream World Premiere by Cellist Joshua Roman, 8/2
July 29, 2014

The Music Academy of the West will live stream the world premiere of we do it to one another, cellist extraordinaire Joshua Roman's new setting of verse from Tracy K. Smith's Pulitzer Prize-winning co... (more...)


ACF Names 2014 National Composition Contest WinnerACF Names 2014 National Composition Contest Winner
July 28, 2014

American Composers Forum (ACF) has named Todd Lerew (CalArts) the winner of the 2014 National Composition Contest for his work, flagging entrainment of ultradian rhythms and the consequences thereof. ... (more...)


The University Musical Society Choral Union Announces Auditions For Its 2014-2015 Season, 8/25 and 9/8The University Musical Society Choral Union Announces Auditions For Its 2014-2015 Season, 8/25 and 9/8
July 22, 2014

The University Musical Society Choral Union announces auditions for membership during the 2014-2015 season. Auditions will be held Monday, August 25 and Monday, September 8, from 6-10 p.m. in the Grea... (more...)


Pacific Symphony to Present GERSHWIN GREATS Concert, 7/20Pacific Symphony to Present GERSHWIN GREATS Concert, 7/20
June 27, 2014

Orange County, Calif.—June 26, 2014—Pacific Symphony tackles the music of one of America's most celebrated composers—George Gershwin—for a memorable night of timeless music, as Mercedes-Benz presents ... (more...)


The Florida Orchestra Names Michael Francis as Its New Music DirectorThe Florida Orchestra Names Michael Francis as Its New Music Director
June 26, 2014

The Florida Orchestra (TFO) has announced the appointment of Michael Francis as its new Music Director starting with the 2015/2016 season, serving as Music Director Designate for the upcoming 2014/201... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Closes the 2013-14 Classics Series with BOLERO, 6/6-8The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Closes the 2013-14 Classics Series with BOLERO, 6/6-8
May 29, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra concludes the 2013.14 Classics series with Bole?ro on June 6-8, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Gilbert Varga and featuring v... (more...)


The Oakland East Bay Symphony, the Craneway Pavilion, and the City of Richmond Present TARGET INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION, 7/3The Oakland East Bay Symphony, the Craneway Pavilion, and the City of Richmond Present TARGET INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION, 7/3
May 28, 2014

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-fr... (more...)


The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association Announces the 2014/15 Season of its MusicNOW SeriesThe Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association Announces the 2014/15 Season of its MusicNOW Series
May 21, 2014

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association announces the 2014/15 season programming for its acclaimed MusicNOW contemporary music series—dedicated to showcasing contemporary music through an innovativ... (more...)


Oakland East Bay Symphony Closes 25th Season with BERLIOZ REQUIEM TonightOakland East Bay Symphony Closes 25th Season with BERLIOZ REQUIEM Tonight
May 16, 2014

Every inch of the historic Paramount Theatre stage in Oakland will be packed with the complete, 25-year-old Oakland East Bay Symphony, the 55-year-old Oakland Symphony Chorus, 50-year-old Oakland Yout... (more...)


Orchestra Seattle and the Seattle Chamber Singers Close Their Season with REFLECTION AND WONDER TodayOrchestra Seattle and the Seattle Chamber Singers Close Their Season with REFLECTION AND WONDER Today
May 10, 2014

Orchestra Seattle and the Seattle Chamber Singers (OSSCS) closes their 2013-2014 season with Reflection and Wonder at the First Free Methodist Church in Queen Anne. Clinton Smith conducts the followin... (more...)


Pasadena Symphony Closes Season with TCHAIKOVSKY PIANO CONCERTO TonihgtPasadena Symphony Closes Season with TCHAIKOVSKY PIANO CONCERTO Tonihgt
May 10, 2014

The Pasadena Symphony celebrates the best of the best Russian music with international piano star Shai Wosner guest conductor Jahja Ling. The 86thseason concert finale explodes with Tchaikovsky's dazz... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents DIVINE DVORAK, 5/30-6/1The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents DIVINE DVORAK, 5/30-6/1
May 08, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Divine Dvor?a?k on May 30- June 1, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Gilbert Varga and featuring Principal Cello Susan... (more...)


ECM Releases Meredith Monk's PIANO SONGS TodayECM Releases Meredith Monk's PIANO SONGS Today
May 06, 2014

Piano Songs, a newly released ECM CD containing some of Meredith Monk's most beloved compositions for the instrument, features new music pianists Ursula Oppens and Bruce Brubaker. Marking one of the r... (more...)



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