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Organist Jason Roberts to Accompany Silent Film STEAMBOAT BILL JR. as Part of Great Music at St. Bart's Series, 2/13 Organist Jason Roberts to Accompany Silent Film STEAMBOAT BILL JR. as Part of Great Music at St. Bart's Series, 2/13
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Organist Jason Roberts will accompany the silent film 'Steamboat Bill Jr.', as part of the Great Music at St. Bart's Series on Friday, February 13 at 7:30 pm.... (more...)
Red Hot Chilli Pipers Returning to the State Theatre, 2/27 Red Hot Chilli Pipers Returning to the State Theatre, 2/27
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Back by popular demand: Bagpipes with attitude. Drums with a Scottish accent. A blazing rock band and show so hot, it carries its own health warning! The Red Hot Chilli Pipers bring their Scottish Rock back to the State Theatre on Friday, February 27th.... (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...)
SHUFFLE Concert Set for Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre on 3/8 SHUFFLE Concert Set for Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre on 3/8
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

SHUFFLE Concert changes the rules of performance at Pepperdine University's Smothers Theatre on Sunday, March 8 at 2 p.m.... (more...)
Violinist Wanzhen Li Heads Celebration of China Concert with RSO, 2/15 Violinist Wanzhen Li Heads Celebration of China Concert with RSO, 2/15
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

anuary 27, 2015 – Richmond, Virginia Concerts presented by the Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra Program (YOP) highlight some of the region's top young musicians. Students from grades 2 to 12 make up four ensembles, ranging from beginner to advanced. These FREE educational concerts are great for mus... (more...)
The Richmond Symphony Celebrates New Orleans Jazz with the Dukes of Dixieland and the No B.S. Brass Band, 1/31 The Richmond Symphony Celebrates New Orleans Jazz with the Dukes of Dixieland and the No B.S. Brass Band, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

Join the Richmond Symphony and DUKES of Dixieland for an evening of New Orleans Jazz under the direction of Music Director, Steven Smith on Saturday, January 31 at 8:00 p.m. at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. Opening the concert will be local favorite No B.S. Brass Band in their debut... (more...)
Pacific Symphony and wildUp to Perform Joint Warehouse Concert Together, 2/28 Pacific Symphony and wildUp to Perform Joint Warehouse Concert Together, 2/28
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Jan. 26, 2015—The next Santa Ana Sites event is the result of what happens when a classical orchestra, Pacific Symphony, teams up with an experimental music ensemble, wild Up, and explores an eclectic mix of contemporary music at a converted warehouse turned art space in Santa ... (more...)
New York Virtuoso Singers to Perform Valentine's Day Show at Merkin Concert Hall New York Virtuoso Singers to Perform Valentine's Day Show at Merkin Concert Hall
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2015

The New York Virtuoso Singers, Harold Rosenbaum, Conductor and Artistic Director, will present Valentine's Day Celebration - With a Twist!, the second event of their 2014-15 concert season on Saturday, February 14 at 8:00 PM at Kaufman Center's Merkin Concert Hall, 129 West 67th St. (btw Broadway an... (more...)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule of Events for 2015-2016 Season Chicago Symphony Orchestra Releases Schedule of Events for 2015-2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2015

CHICAGO (January 26, 2015)— Riccardo Muti, Music Director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) and Jeff Alexander, President of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA), announce the programming for the CSO and Symphony Center Presents (SCP) 2015/16 season—the Orchestra's 125th season an... (more...)
New Amsterdam Singers to Present NEW AMERICAN ROMANTICS. 3/6 & 3/8 New Amsterdam Singers to Present NEW AMERICAN ROMANTICS. 3/6 & 3/8
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2015

The New Amsterdam Singers (NAS), led by music director Clara Longstreth, will present New American Romantics, a program of American music featuring poems of Robert Frost, William Butler Yeats, James Agee, Robert Graves, and Thomas Hardy written by living composers. They include Dominick Argento, Don... (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...)
FSCJ Artist Series to Present ITZHAK PERLMAN IN CONCERT, 3/24 FSCJ Artist Series to Present ITZHAK PERLMAN IN CONCERT, 3/24
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

Itzhak Perlman will perform at Jacksonville's Times-Union Center's Moran Theater on Tuesday, March 24 , 2015 at 7:30PM for one night only! Tickets are on sale now through the FSCJ Artist Series, sponsored by Chase, the official presenter of the Jacksonville show.... (more...)
Lynn University's Conservatory of Music Invites Public to Attend 15 Musical Performances During February and March Lynn University's Conservatory of Music Invites Public to Attend 15 Musical Performances During February and March
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

Jon Robertson, dean of Lynn University's Conservatory of Music and Philharmonia guest conductor, today invited the public to attend 15 musical performances during February and March 2015.... (more...)
Oakland Symphony Orchestra to Perform Concert in San Leandro, 2/8 Oakland Symphony Orchestra to Perform Concert in San Leandro, 2/8
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

The Oakland Symphony Youth Orchestra, under the baton of new Principal Conductor Omid Zoufonoun, continues its 2014-2015 season with a performance Sunday, February 8, 2015, at 2 pm at the San Leandro High School Performing Arts Center, 2250 Bancroft Ave., San Leandro. Highlighting the program will b... (more...)
League of American Orchestras Reveals Getty Grant Recipients League of American Orchestras Reveals Getty Grant Recipients
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2015

Twenty-two orchestras from across the United States have been selected by the League of American Orchestras to receive Getty Education and Community Investment Grants.... (more...)
World Premiere Concerto to be Performed by Mads Tolling, 2/20 World Premiere Concerto to be Performed by Mads Tolling, 2/20
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

The world premiere of a new violin concerto entitled Begejstring ('Excitement') by popular jazz composer/violinist Mads Tolling will headline the Oakland East Bay Symphony's February 20, 2015 concert with Tolling as soloist at the Paramount Theatre conducted by Music Director Michael Morgan. The eve... (more...)
A2SO Announces Finalists for Celebrity Conductor Contest; YOU Can Vote A2SO Announces Finalists for Celebrity Conductor Contest; YOU Can Vote
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

The winner will have the opportunity to conduct the A2SO at the October 2015 concert. Since 2011, Pursuit of the Podium has raised over $40,000 for our education and outreach programs. Each tax-deductible vote is $5. The first round of voting ends Friday, January 30 at noon. At that time we w... (more...)
EarShot & BPO Select Composers for Buffalo Philharmonic New Music Readings, 2/10-11 EarShot & BPO Select Composers for Buffalo Philharmonic New Music Readings, 2/10-11
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2015

From February 10-12, 2015, EarShot (the National Orchestral Composition Discovery Network) and the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO), JoAnn Falletta, Music Director, will present the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra New Music Readings at Kleinhans Music Hall (3 Symphony Circle, Buffalo). On Wednesd... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present A NIGHT IN RUSSIA, 1/30 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present A NIGHT IN RUSSIA, 1/30
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2015

PITTSBURGH — Passion, fascination, intrigue and romance await you at Heinz Hall during BNY Mellon Grand Classics: A Night in Russia on January 30 through February 1. Guest conductor Krzysztof Urba?ski, music director of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, makes his debut with the Pittsburgh Symp... (more...)
Kleinhans Music Hall Receives Major Grants for Revitalization Campaign Kleinhans Music Hall Receives Major Grants for Revitalization Campaign
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2015

This summer, after the close of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra's season and the last of the high school graduations, the well-worn, circa-1968 seats in the National Historic Landmark's Main Auditorium will be replaced thanks to the generosity of local foundations, Christopher N. Brown, Chair of ... (more...)
The Orchestre de la Suisse Romande to Launch US Tour, 2/12 The Orchestre de la Suisse Romande to Launch US Tour, 2/12
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

From February 12 to 21, 2015, the Geneva-based Orchestre de la Suisse Romande (OSR), one of Switzerland's leading orchestras, tours to California, New York, New Jersey, and Washington, DC to perform its signature interpretations of early 20th-century French and Russian repertoire. Conductor Charles ... (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...)
MusicaNova Orchestra & Paradise Winds to Perform New Work with Martin Goldsmith, 1/11 MusicaNova Orchestra & Paradise Winds to Perform New Work with Martin Goldsmith, 1/11
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2014

MusicaNova Orchestra and Arizona-based Paradise Winds will perform a new work composed by Graham Cohen, a 15 year old prodigy, currently studying at the Julliard pre-college division and the youngest winner of the Morton Gould Young Composer Competition. The piece, 'Unexpected Affinities' was commis... (more...)
Polish Conductor, Jerzy Semkow, Dies at Age 86 Polish Conductor, Jerzy Semkow, Dies at Age 86
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2014

Polish conductor, Jerzy Semkow has died today, December 23, 2014, near Lausanne, Switzerland. He has served as music director of the Saint Louis Symphony, principal conductor of the Royal Danish Opera and the Royal Danish Orchestra in Copenhagen, Music Advisor and Principal Conductor of the Rochest... (more...)
Richmond Symphony Orchestra to Present PULCINELLA SUITE Rush-Hour Concert, 1/8 Richmond Symphony Orchestra to Present PULCINELLA SUITE Rush-Hour Concert, 1/8
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2014

December 22, 2014 – Richmond, Virginia One-hour long Rush Hour concerts are a great way to experience live music in an informal and relaxed smaller setting. Rush Hour concerts are perfect for those new to the orchestra, as well as for the most die-hard listeners.... (more...)




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