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Pacific Symphony Partners with Bowers Museum for FEAST FOR THE SENSES, 2/7 Pacific Symphony Partners with Bowers Museum for FEAST FOR THE SENSES, 2/7
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Jan. 28, 2015—Pacific Symphony, in partnership with Bowers Museum, presents “A Feast for the Senses,” an enchanting evening of Chinese music, dining and discovery surrounding the Bowers' current special exhibition, “China's Lost Civilization: The Mystery of Sanxingdui.” An upsc... (more...)
North Carolina Symphony to Perform Beethoven & Mozart Program, 2/6-7 North Carolina Symphony to Perform Beethoven & Mozart Program, 2/6-7
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

The North Carolina Symphony will perform a program titled Beethoven & Mozart on Friday, Feb. 6, and Saturday, Feb. 7, at 8 p.m. in Meymandi Concert Hall in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. The concerts, led by Christoph König, will include Beethoven's Symphony No. ... (more...)
Pianist Inna Faliks to Perform World Premiere of Clarice Assad's Godai; Brahms Sonatas Nos. 2 & 3; at Bargemusic Pianist Inna Faliks to Perform World Premiere of Clarice Assad's Godai; Brahms Sonatas Nos. 2 & 3; at Bargemusic
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2015

On Friday, March 20, 2015, 8 pm, BARGEMUSIC presents celebrated Ukrainian-born pianist Inna Faliks in a recital featuring the world premiere of Clarice Assad's Godai, five movements for speaking pianist with poetry by Steven Schroeder, paired with two monumental works by Johannes Brahms, rarely hear... (more...)
Sony Centre for the Performing Arts to Present THE SCOTTISH TATTOO: THE MUSIC OF SCOTLAND, 1/29 Sony Centre for the Performing Arts to Present THE SCOTTISH TATTOO: THE MUSIC OF SCOTLAND, 1/29
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

On Thursday, January 29, the Sony Centre For The Performing Arts will present THE SCOTTISH TATTOO: THE MUSIC OF SCOTLAND. Led by famed Music Director and Pipe Major, Steven Dewar, Scotland's most talented musicians, bagpipe players, singers, and dancers will turn Toronto into Edinburgh for a special... (more...)
N.C. Symphony to Present LOUIS AND ELLA: ALL THAT JAZZ, 1/16-17 N.C. Symphony to Present LOUIS AND ELLA: ALL THAT JAZZ, 1/16-17
by BWW News Desk - January 07, 2015

The North Carolina Symphony will pay tribute to two of the most beloved performers of the 20th century with Louis and Ella: All That Jazz, which will feature the music of Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald performed by trumpeter and vocalist Byron Stripling and vocalist Marva Hicks, with drummer Ro... (more...)
Apollo's Fire to Celebrate Bach's Birthday with FAMILY FROLIC Concert Series, 1/22 Apollo's Fire to Celebrate Bach's Birthday with FAMILY FROLIC Concert Series, 1/22
by BWW News Desk - December 24, 2014

Apollo's Fire reprises its popular “Fireside” series – intimate 90-minute concerts followed by coffee, hot cider and conversation with the artists. In a tribute to Bach's 330th Birthday, this intimate concert tells the musical story of a day at the Bach Family Household and features AF veteran musi... (more...)
Cellist Yo-Yo Ma to Perform at Heinz Hall, 2/25/15 Cellist Yo-Yo Ma to Perform at Heinz Hall, 2/25/15
by BWW News Desk - November 25, 2014

PITTSBURGH – The ancient Silk Road takes a new route through Heinz Hall on February 25 when cello superstar Yo-Yo Ma and his music collective bring their unique program to Pittsburgh.... (more...)
Vocalist Michelle DeYoung Sings with MSO This Weekend Vocalist Michelle DeYoung Sings with MSO This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 21, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Michelle DeYoung this weekend, November 21-22, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Asher Fisch, the performances feature Schumann's Symphony No. 2, Berg's Seven Early Songs, and Strauss's Tod und Verklärung (Death and Tr... (more...)
Marin Alsop to Conduct Baltimore Symphony Orchestra in a Program of Bernstein and Beethoven, 11/21 Marin Alsop to Conduct Baltimore Symphony Orchestra in a Program of Bernstein and Beethoven, 11/21
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2014

Baltimore, Md. (November 5, 2014) — In a program that continues the 2014-2015 season theme of spirituality in music, Music Director Marin Alsop pays tribute to her mentor Leonard Bernstein. Maestra Alsop will lead the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) in a concert featuring the works of both Bernst... (more...)
H+H to Play 400th Performance of MESSIAH H+H to Play 400th Performance of MESSIAH
by BWW News Desk - November 05, 2014

The Handel and Haydn Society's historic Bicentennial Season reaches yet another milestone—the ensemble's 400th complete performance of George Frideric Handel's masterpiece Messiah. Premiered in full in the US by H+H in 1818 and performed for 161 consecutive years, Handel Messiah will receive its 4... (more...)
Vocalist Michelle DeYoung to Sing with MSO, 11/21 Vocalist Michelle DeYoung to Sing with MSO, 11/21
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 10/30/2014 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Michelle DeYoungon November 21-22, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Asher Fisch, the performances feature Schumann's Symphony No. 2, Berg's Seven Early Songs, and Strauss's Tod und Verklär... (more...)
Epic Fifth Symphony to Open Andrés Orozco-Estrada's 3 WEEKS OF BEETHOVEN, 11/13 Epic Fifth Symphony to Open Andrés Orozco-Estrada's 3 WEEKS OF BEETHOVEN, 11/13
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

HOUSTON (October 29, 2014) – On November 13-16, Houston audiences will experience a powerful opening to the 3 Weeks of Beethoven, a multi-weekend celebration of Beethoven's music, led by new Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada. Andrés lends his unique blend of passion and electricity to 11 thrill... (more...)
Segerstrom Center's Chamber Music Series Presents the Szymanowski Quartet, 1/31 Segerstrom Center's Chamber Music Series Presents the Szymanowski Quartet, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

Segerstrom Center's Chamber Music Series continues on Saturday, January 31, 2015 with the acclaimed Szymanowski Quartet. For its third appearance, the Warsaw-based ensemble will perform traditional, popular and rare works by Polish composers Marcin Leopolita, Wac?aw of Szamotu?y, Krzysztof Pendereck... (more...)
BWW Interviews: The Legendary Clarinetist Stanley Drucker Appears with David Bernard and the Park Avenue Chamber Symphony BWW Interviews: The Legendary Clarinetist Stanley Drucker Appears with David Bernard and the Park Avenue Chamber Symphony
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

The Park Avenue Chamber Symphony will be kicking off its 15th anniversary season with a pair of concerts featuring the world renowned clarinetist Stanley Drucker in a performance of Mozart's Clarinet Concerto. The concerts will be held on Saturday, November 8th at 8PM and Sunday, November 9th at 3P... (more...)
Japan Society Presents A SALUTE TO TRADITION Japan Society Presents A SALUTE TO TRADITION
by BWW News Desk - October 24, 2014

As the third performance in The Shamisen Sessions, a multi-month celebration of the music and history of the distinctively Japanese instrument, Japan Society presents A Salute to Tradition on November 20th. This single-evening showcase features spectacular examples of three of Japan's major classica... (more...)
The Leonia Chamber Musicians Society Presents Baroque Masters The Leonia Chamber Musicians Society Presents Baroque Masters
by BWW News Desk - October 22, 2014

The Leonia Chamber Musicians Society, Inc. launches its 2014-2015 season performing three special concerts from November, 2014 to April, 2015 in Leonia, New Jersey. The new concert series opens on November 9 featuring different sonorities of the Baroque masters Johann Sebastian Bach and Georg Phili... (more...)
The University Musical Society Announces the 2014-2015 UMS Artists in “Residence” The University Musical Society Announces the 2014-2015 UMS Artists in “Residence”
by BWW News Desk - October 09, 2014

The University Musical Society (UMS) is proud to announce the 2014-2015 UMS Artists in “Residence.”... (more...)
Violinist Sarah Chang Joins Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO Tonight Violinist Sarah Chang Joins Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 02, 2014

Tonight, October 2 and October 4 and 5, global violin sensation Sarah Chang joins the Houston Symphony for a performance of Barber's intensely lyrical Violin Concerto. The Korean-American violinist has been touted by The New York Times as 'technically brilliant, lively and characterful' and has been... (more...)
The Pacific Symphony Celebrated Music Director Carl St.Clair's 25th Anniversary The Pacific Symphony Celebrated Music Director Carl St.Clair's 25th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

More than 300 guests dressed in elegant cocktail attire gathered at The Westin South Coast Plaza for Pacific Symphony's Opening Night party on Thursday, Sept. 25, eager to celebrate Music Director Carl St.Clair's milestone 25th anniversary with the orchestra. A festive poolside cocktail reception an... (more...)
Joshua Bell Presents BACH, Out Today Joshua Bell Presents BACH, Out Today
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

Violinist Joshua Bell is one of the most acclaimed classical musicians of today - renowned for his expressive, elegant, intelligent playing and his deep commitment to bringing the classical tradition to wider audiences. Over the past three decades he has recorded more than 40 albums including most o... (more...)
Japan Society Welcomes Hiromitsu Agatsuma and Akiko Yano Tonight Japan Society Welcomes Hiromitsu Agatsuma and Akiko Yano Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2014

Internationally acclaimed instrumentalists Hiromitsu Agatsuma (on tsugaru-shamisen) and Akiko Yano (on piano) perform together for one night only tonight, September 27 in the first show of Japan Society's 2014-15 Performing Arts Season's multi-month musical program, The Shamisen Sessions.... (more...)
Special Performances Announced to Commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Death of Composer Virgil Thomson Special Performances Announced to Commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Death of Composer Virgil Thomson
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2014

The Virgil Thomson Foundation today announced a robust worldwide celebration of Pulitzer Prize winner Virgil Thomson (1896-1989). A champion of American music and arguably America's greatest composer-critic, Thomson is being memorialized throughout 2013-15 by some of today's top opera companies, or... (more...)
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Releases PROKOFIEV: SUITE FROM ROMEO AND JULIET The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Releases PROKOFIEV: SUITE FROM ROMEO AND JULIET
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2014

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra's (CSO) fourth CSO Resound recording with Music Director Riccardo Muti, Prokofiev: Suite from Romeo and Juliet, will be released internationally on Tuesday, September 23, the same date that iTunes will begin its exclusive pre-order in the U.S. While scheduled to be re... (more...)
Violinist Sarah Chang Joins the Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO, 10/2 Violinist Sarah Chang Joins the Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO, 10/2
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2014

On October 2, 4 and 5, global violin sensation Sarah Chang joins the Houston Symphony for a performance of Barber's intensely lyrical Violin Concerto. The Korean-American violinist has been touted by The New York Times as “technically brilliant, lively and characterful' and has been captivating aud... (more...)
Joshua Bell Presents BACH, Available 9/30 Joshua Bell Presents BACH, Available 9/30
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2014

Violinist Joshua Bell is one of the most acclaimed classical musicians of today - renowned for his expressive, elegant, intelligent playing and his deep commitment to bringing the classical tradition to wider audiences. Over the past three decades he has recorded more than 40 albums including most o... (more...)




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