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Solti Foundtion U.S. Announces 2014 Award RecipientsSolti Foundtion U.S. Announces 2014 Award Recipients
April 04, 2014

The Solti Foundation U.S. today announced an unprecedented eight awards as it marked its tenth year of granting awards to rising young American conductors. (more...)


Young Artists Perform for $43,000 in The 39th Annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition, 5/29 and 5/31Young Artists Perform for $43,000 in The 39th Annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition, 5/29 and 5/31
March 21, 2014

As the cap to an extraordinary Centennial Season, the 39th annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition, hosted by the Houston Symphony League, will take place on Thursday, May 29 and Saturday, May 31... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops Presents A ST. PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATION WITH CHERISH THE LADIES, 3/14-16The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops Presents A ST. PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATION WITH CHERISH THE LADIES, 3/14-16
February 20, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops presents A St. Patrick's Day Celebration with Cherish the Ladies on March 14-16, 2014, at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor Micha... (more...)


Apollo's Fire Presents SEPHARDIC JOURNEY: WANDERINGS OF THE SPANISH JEWS, Now thru 2/25Apollo's Fire Presents SEPHARDIC JOURNEY: WANDERINGS OF THE SPANISH JEWS, Now thru 2/25
February 20, 2014

Apollo's Fire proudly unveils a new, creative program by Music Director Jeannette Sorrell, in collaboration with guest Co-Director Nell Snaidas. Sephardic Journey will be premiered in five concerts t... (more...)


Houston Symphony Welcomes the Return of Emanuel Ax for Three Performances at Jones Hall, 2/13-16Houston Symphony Welcomes the Return of Emanuel Ax for Three Performances at Jones Hall, 2/13-16
February 06, 2014

On February 13, 15 and 16, the Houston Symphony welcomes the return of soloist and piano superstar Emanuel Ax for three performances at Jones Hall. Under the baton of Houston favorite Hannu Lintu, aud... (more...)


The Richmond Symphony and Anne Akiko Meyers to Perform the Virginia Debut of Mason Bates' Violin Concerto, 3/1-2The Richmond Symphony and Anne Akiko Meyers to Perform the Virginia Debut of Mason Bates' Violin Concerto, 3/1-2
February 05, 2014

Richmond, Virginia The Richmond Symphony and Guest Artist Anne Akiko Meyers will perform the Virginia debut of contemporary composer Mason Bates' Violin Concerto during the weekend of Shostakovich Sym... (more...)


Apollo's Fire Presents SEPHARDIC JOURNEY: WANDERINGS OF THE SPANISH JEWS, 2/20-25Apollo's Fire Presents SEPHARDIC JOURNEY: WANDERINGS OF THE SPANISH JEWS, 2/20-25
January 27, 2014

Apollo's Fire proudly unveils a new, creative program by Music Director Jeannette Sorrell, in collaboration with guest Co-Director Nell Snaidas. Sephardic Journey will be premiered in five concerts t... (more...)


Pink Martini Joins the Pacific Symphony for the First Pops Concert of 2014, Now thru 1/25Pink Martini Joins the Pacific Symphony for the First Pops Concert of 2014, Now thru 1/25
January 23, 2014

It's indeed a happy new year when the awesome genre-crossing Big Band sound of Pink Martini performs with Pacific Symphony for the first Pops concert of 2014! With eclectic flavors from around the wor... (more...)


The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra Announces 2013-2014 SeasonThe Cincinnati Pops Orchestra Announces 2013-2014 Season
January 10, 2014

The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra and Conductor John Morris Russell announce the Pops' 2013-14 season, the third under the direction of Mr. Russell. The season, presented by PNC, celebrates some of the lo... (more...)


The Miller Theatre Announces Bach, Revisited Series with SAARIAHO + BACH, 2/6The Miller Theatre Announces Bach, Revisited Series with SAARIAHO + BACH, 2/6
January 06, 2014

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts announces the opening of the 2013-14 BACH, REVISITED SERIES. The series returns with a contemporary twist: a major living composer curates each... (more...)


Pink Martini Joins the Pacific Symphony for the First Pops Concert of 2014, 1/23-25Pink Martini Joins the Pacific Symphony for the First Pops Concert of 2014, 1/23-25
January 03, 2014

It's indeed a happy new year when the awesome genre-crossing Big Band sound of Pink Martini performs with Pacific Symphony for the first Pops concert of 2014! With eclectic flavors from around the wor... (more...)


The MSO Welcomes Return of Principal Pops Conductor Emeritus Doc Severinsen in DOC'S BACK!, Now thru 1/5The MSO Welcomes Return of Principal Pops Conductor Emeritus Doc Severinsen in DOC'S BACK!, Now thru 1/5
January 03, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 12/03/2013 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra announces the return of Principal Pops Conductor Emeritus Doc Severinsen in Doc's Back! on January 3-5, 2014, at the Marcus Center for the... (more...)


The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and The Providence Singers Perform MESSIAH TodayThe Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and The Providence Singers Perform MESSIAH Today
December 07, 2013

Today, December 7 marks the cultural high point of Rhode Island's holiday season, when the RHODE ISLAND PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA joins forces with THE PROVIDENCE SINGERS, CHRISTINE NOEL, artistic direc... (more...)


The MSO Announces Return of Principal Pops Conductor Emeritus  Doc Severinsen in DOC'S BACK!, 1/3-1/5The MSO Announces Return of Principal Pops Conductor Emeritus Doc Severinsen in DOC'S BACK!, 1/3-1/5
December 03, 2013

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 12/03/2013 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra announces the return of Principal Pops Conductor Emeritus Doc Severinsen in Doc's Back! on January 3-5, 2014, at the Marcus Center for the... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Opens Its Holiday Season With JUDAS MACCABAEUS, 12/1The Pacific Symphony Opens Its Holiday Season With JUDAS MACCABAEUS, 12/1
November 21, 2013

Orange County, Calif.—Nov. 21, 2013—Emotional arias and powerful choruses have the audience rejoicing in the victory of “Judas Maccabaeus,” as Pacific Symphony opens the holiday season with the rare o... (more...)


The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and The Providence Singers Perform MESSIAH, 12/7The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and The Providence Singers Perform MESSIAH, 12/7
November 13, 2013

November 12, 2013 – East Providence, RI ? December 7 marks the cultural high point of Rhode Island's holiday season, when the RHODE ISLAND PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA joins forces with THE PROVIDENCE SING... (more...)


Update: Bernard Labadie To Conduct Mozart's Requiem and Works by J.S. Bach and Handel; Matthew Muckey Subs for Philip SmithUpdate: Bernard Labadie To Conduct Mozart's Requiem and Works by J.S. Bach and Handel; Matthew Muckey Subs for Philip Smith
October 11, 2013

Bernard Labadie will return to the New York Philharmonic to conduct Mozart's Requiem; J.S. Bach's Cantata No. 51, Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen!; and Handel's “Let the Bright Seraphim” from Samson. Th... (more...)


MSO Opens Pop Season with Ella, Louis and All That Jazz TonightMSO Opens Pop Season with Ella, Louis and All That Jazz Tonight
October 11, 2013

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra opens the 2013.14 Pops season with Ella, Louis, and All That Jazz tonight, October 11-13, 2013 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Guest conductor Jeff Tyzik... (more...)


NY Philharmonic To Celebrate the Year of the Horse with Chinese New Year Concert and Gala, February 1NY Philharmonic To Celebrate the Year of the Horse with Chinese New Year Concert and Gala, February 1
October 08, 2013

The New York Philharmonic in collaboration with CAMI Music will celebrate the Chinese New Year for the third consecutive year, welcoming the Year of the Horse with a concert featuring major works of b... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents CONCERTOS FOR ORCHESTRA TonightMilwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents CONCERTOS FOR ORCHESTRA Tonight
October 04, 2013

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Concertos for Orchestra tonight and tomorrow, October 4-5, 2013 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Guest conductor Asher Fisch leads Bartók's Conce... (more...)


Celebrity Series of Boston Sells Out András Schiff, Piano The Bach Project  on Friday, November 1, 8pmCelebrity Series of Boston Sells Out András Schiff, Piano The Bach Project on Friday, November 1, 8pm
October 01, 2013

Celebrity Series of Boston will present pianist András Schiff on Friday, November 1, 2013, at 8pm at NEC's Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston. This performance is an Aaron Richmond Recital, e... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SEDUCTIVE RAVEL This WeekendMilwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents SEDUCTIVE RAVEL This Weekend
September 27, 2013

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Seductive Ravel this weekend, September 27-28, 2013, led by guest conductor Roberto Abbado. The performances open with Stravinsky's Violin Concerto in D major... (more...)


MSO Opens Pop Season with Ella, Louis and All That Jazz, 10/11MSO Opens Pop Season with Ella, Louis and All That Jazz, 10/11
September 17, 2013

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra opens the 2013.14 Pops season with Ella, Louis, and All That Jazz on October 11-13, 2013 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Guest conductor Jeff Tyzik lea... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Music Director Carl St. Clair Appointed Music Director of the National Symphony Orchestra of Costa RicaPacific Symphony Music Director Carl St. Clair Appointed Music Director of the National Symphony Orchestra of Costa Rica
September 16, 2013

Pacific Symphony Music Director Carl St.Clair, who celebrates his 25th anniversary with the orchestra in 2014-15, has accepted a one-year appointment as music director of the National Symphony Orchest... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents CONCERTOS FOR ORCHESTRA, 10/4Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents CONCERTOS FOR ORCHESTRA, 10/4
September 10, 2013

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Concertos for Orchestra on October 4-5, 2013 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Guest conductor Asher Fisch leads Bartók's Concerto for Orchestra, ... (more...)



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