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California Symphony Announces 2017-18 Season California Symphony Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - March 29, 2017

The California Symphony today announced its 2017-18 season, its thirty-first, and its fifth with Music Director Donato Cabrera. The season includes a world premiere and a West Coast premiere, first performances of Mozart's Requiem and Sibelius's Third Symphony, the first performances in more than 20... (more...)
Santa Barbara Symphony to Present Piano Masterpieces Santa Barbara Symphony to Present Piano Masterpieces
by BWW News Desk - October 21, 2016

The Santa Barbara Symphony, under the baton of Maestro Nir Kabaretti, will perform two of the world's most cherished piano masterworks with the help of German-born virtuoso Markus Groh at the Granada Theatre on November 19 and 20. Mr. Groh will join Symphony Principal Natasha Kislenko for Mozart's e... (more...)
Midori Joins Pacific Symphony for Erich Korngold's Violin Concerto, 4/28 Midori Joins Pacific Symphony for Erich Korngold's Violin Concerto, 4/28
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2016

Mesmerizing virtuoso, former child prodigy and so famous she goes by one name—Midori—joins Pacific Symphony to perform Erich Korngold's achingly beautiful Violin Concerto, which the composer reimagined from four of his acclaimed film scores. The exquisite program is led by Grammy and Juno award-winn... (more...)
Houston Symphony Announces April Programming Houston Symphony Announces April Programming
by BWW News Desk - March 09, 2016

The Houston Symphony will present a wide range of classical programming, as well as welcome the talents of Broadway performers in a special Disney concert, during the month of April. From the music of Mozart and Ravel to a North American musical premiere, the month will be packed as the season comes... (more...)
LA Philharmonic to Kick Off Season with Raúl Prieto Ramírez's Walt Disney Concert Hall Debut, 11/22 LA Philharmonic to Kick Off Season with Raúl Prieto Ramírez's Walt Disney Concert Hall Debut, 11/22
by BWW News Desk - November 12, 2015

Los Angeles, CA (November 11, 2015) - The Los Angeles Philharmonic's 2015/16 organ recital series begins with a performance from organist Raúl Prieto Ramírez on Sunday, November 22 at 7:30pm at Walt Disney Concert Hall.   Making his Walt Disney Concert Hall debut, Prieto Ramírez will perform a wi... (more...)
Canton Symphony Presents SYMPHONY NOIR, 11/1 Canton Symphony Presents SYMPHONY NOIR, 11/1
by BWW News Desk - October 13, 2015

The leaves are changing color, the pumpkin patches are open, apples are ripening, and the days are growing shorter.  The Canton Symphony Orchestra presents a concert with a mystical theme perfect for the season of jack-o-lanterns and goblins.  Symphony Noir, featuring pianist Spencer Myer, tenor Tim... (more...)
Oakland Symphony to Present LOST ROMANTICS, 11/13 Oakland Symphony to Present LOST ROMANTICS, 11/13
by BWW News Desk - October 06, 2015

Music Director and conductor Michael Morgan and the Oakland Symphony continue their 2015/2016 season Friday, November 13, at 8 pm at the Paramount Theatre with a program entitled Lost Romantics.The evening will feature the debut of 2015 James Toland Voice Competition winner Brent Turner, tenor, and ... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Orchestra to Present PHANTOMS OF THE ORCHESTRA, 10/24 Pacific Symphony Orchestra to Present PHANTOMS OF THE ORCHESTRA, 10/24
by BWW News Desk - September 16, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Sept. 15, 2015—Most folks didn't discover the world of classical music through formal concerts. They discovered it through Elmer Fudd singing “Kill the Wabbit!” and by watching Mickey Mouse trying to stop an army of living broomsticks from drowning him. That same spirit of curi... (more...)
Oakland Symphony to Present LOST ROMANTICS, 11/13 Oakland Symphony to Present LOST ROMANTICS, 11/13
by BWW News Desk - September 09, 2015

Oakland, CA, September 8, 2015 – Music Director a Michael Morgan and the Oakland Symphony continue their 2015/2016 season Friday, November 13, at 8 pm at the Paramount Theatre with a program entitled Lost Romantics.The evening will feature the debut of 2015 James Toland Voice Competition winner Bren... (more...)
Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule of Upcoming Performances Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule of Upcoming Performances
by BWW News Desk - May 08, 2015

The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra celebrates its' next season of uncommonly exceptional music and exciting performances. Classical, Family, and Chamber Recital season subscriptions are now on sale to experience outstanding performances by Michigan's premier regional orchestra and renowned guest soloi... (more...)
Oakland East Bay Symphony Releases Schedule for 2015-2016 Season Oakland East Bay Symphony Releases Schedule for 2015-2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

Oakland, CA, April 21, 2015 – Music Director and Conductor Michael Morgan and the Oakland East Bay Symphony have announced an unusually eclectic season for 2015-2016 including premieres, guest artists and music spanning 300 years from Bach to today in seven concerts at the Paramount Theatre in Oakla... (more...)
Van Wezel Sets World Class 2015-16 Orchestra Series Lineup Van Wezel Sets World Class 2015-16 Orchestra Series Lineup
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2015

The 2015-2016 Orchestra Series brings a spectacular lineup to the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall featuring some of the most sought after performers and world-class orchestras.... (more...)
SF Symphony Film Series to Present Six Films, Accompanied by Live Music, for Second Season SF Symphony Film Series to Present Six Films, Accompanied by Live Music, for Second Season
by BWW News Desk - 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 Davies Symphony Hall stage with their powerful musical scores performed as live orchestral accompani... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Presents DISNEY 'FANTASIA': LIVE IN CONCERT Tonight The Pacific Symphony Presents DISNEY 'FANTASIA': LIVE IN CONCERT Tonight
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2014

Bewitched broomsticks, dancing hippos and one magical mouse! Magnificent repertoire from the original 1940 version and “Fantasia 2000,” including “The Sorcerer's Apprentice,” Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 and Tchaikovsky's “Nutcracker” Suite, is performed live while Disney's stunning footage is shown o... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Presents DISNEY 'FANTASIA': LIVE IN CONCERT, 8/9 The Pacific Symphony Presents DISNEY 'FANTASIA': LIVE IN CONCERT, 8/9
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2014

Bewitched broomsticks, dancing hippos and one magical mouse! Magnificent repertoire from the original 1940 version and “Fantasia 2000,” including “The Sorcerer's Apprentice,” Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 and Tchaikovsky's “Nutcracker” Suite, is performed live while Disney's stunning footage is shown o... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Presents DISNEY 'FANTASIA': LIVE IN CONCERT, 8/9 The Pacific Symphony Presents DISNEY 'FANTASIA': LIVE IN CONCERT, 8/9
by BWW News Desk - July 14, 2014

“Fantasia”—Disney's crown jewel that changed the course of animation forever when it was released in 1940—is brought to fresh, new life when Pacific Symphony presents the captivating blend of music and moving pictures, live and under the stars, as part of “Mercedes-Benz presents Summer Festival 2014... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Presents Their 2014 SUMMER FESTIVAL, Begins Today The Pacific Symphony Presents Their 2014 SUMMER FESTIVAL, Begins Today
by BWW News Desk - July 04, 2014

Summer is just around the corner and families are already thinking about packing picnics and heading out to Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine for five music-infused evenings under the stars with Pacific Symphony. Presented by Mercedes-Benz, the Symphony's 2014 Summer Festival explodes with the... (more...)
Wolf Trap Kicks Off 2014 Symphony Lineup - Disney, Yo-Yo Ma & More! Wolf Trap Kicks Off 2014 Symphony Lineup - Disney, Yo-Yo Ma & More!
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2014

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces its 2014 summer symphony productions.... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Presents Their 2014 SUMMER FESTIVAL, 7/4-8/30 The Pacific Symphony Presents Their 2014 SUMMER FESTIVAL, 7/4-8/30
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2014

Summer is just around the corner and families are already thinking about packing picnics and heading out to Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine for five music-infused evenings under the stars with Pacific Symphony. Presented by Mercedes-Benz, the Symphony's 2014 Summer Festival explodes with the... (more...)
Wolf Trap Announces 2014 Symphony Lineup - Disney, Yo-Yo Ma & More! Wolf Trap Announces 2014 Symphony Lineup - Disney, Yo-Yo Ma & More!
by BWW News Desk - March 11, 2014

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces its 2014 summer symphony productions.... (more...)
Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Announce the 2014-2015 BNY Mellon Grand Classics Season Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Announce the 2014-2015 BNY Mellon Grand Classics Season
by BWW News Desk - February 07, 2014

Today, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra announced the 2014-2015 BNY Mellon Grand Classics season, the orchestra's 119th year since its founding and its seventh season under the leadership of Music Director Manfred Honeck.... (more...)