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Houston Symphony Invests Over $4.5 Million in Education, Community Programs Houston Symphony Invests Over $4.5 Million in Education, Community Programs
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2015

The Houston Symphony announced today that it has invested more than $4.5 million in education and community programs during the current 2014-15 season, an investment that will continue to grow into the 2015-16 season and beyond as the orchestra aims to become the most accessible of the nation's top ... (more...)
Kravis Center Sets Regional Arts Concert Series for 2015-16 Kravis Center Sets Regional Arts Concert Series for 2015-16
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2015

The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts has announced the 2015/2016 Regional Arts MUSIC “At Eight” and MUSIC “At Two” Concert Series, featuring an incredible roster of world-class orchestras and performing artists. The series is sponsored by Leonard and Sophie Davis, and subscriptions g... (more...)
Trio Latitude 41 Release New Album Trio Latitude 41 Release New Album
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2015

Internationally acclaimed Trio Latitude 41 - Bernadene Blaha, piano; Livia Sohn, violin; and Luigi Piovano, cello - is releasing its second CD on the French label Eloquentia: the two Piano Trios of Camille Saint-Saëns (EL 1547).... (more...)
Segerstrom Center to Welcome the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, 4/15 Segerstrom Center to Welcome the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, 4/15
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2015

The renowned Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts in a remarkable program titled Passionate Piano Quartets, pairing three works by Schumann, Brahms and the rarely performed Mahler Piano Quartet, which is the composer's only surviving instrumental chamber ... (more...)
Marie-Helene Bernard Named President & CEO of St. Louis Symphony Marie-Helene Bernard Named President & CEO of St. Louis Symphony
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2015

Today, the St. Louis Symphony announced the appointment of Marie-Hélène Bernard to the position of President & CEO, effective July 1, 2015.... (more...)
The Silk Road Ensemble and Yo-Yo Ma Present Concert at Heinz Hall, 2/25 The Silk Road Ensemble and Yo-Yo Ma Present Concert at Heinz Hall, 2/25
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2015

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...)
Edo De Waart to Conduct Strauss Concert at MSO, 2/27 Edo De Waart to Conduct Strauss Concert at MSO, 2/27
by BWW News Desk - February 04, 2015

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 02/04/2015 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart present de Waart Conducts Strauss on February 27-28, 2015 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The performances feature Strauss's Metamorphosenfor 23 Solo Strings, Oboe Concerto in D major, and Don... (more...)
Violinist Itamar Zorman to Release Debut Album, 2/10 Violinist Itamar Zorman to Release Debut Album, 2/10
by BWW News Desk - February 02, 2015

Profil Hänssler will release violinist Itamar Zorman's debut album, Portrait, in the US on February 10, 2015, distributed by Naxos. This personal album, described as 'pure matter of the heart' (Concerti), captures Zorman's unique communicative power, revealing astounding artistic maturity along with... (more...)
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...)




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