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Review Roundup: Harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani at 92Y Review Roundup: Harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani at 92Y
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2017

Appearing in his 92Y debut was Iranian-American harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani. Named BBC Music magazine's 2015 Newcomer of the Year, Mr. Esfahani has traveled the globe, from Boston to Beijing, working tirelessly to prove that harpsichord is an instrument for today, not only relevant but even revolu... (more...)
American Classical Orchestra Performs Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, 4/11 American Classical Orchestra Performs Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, 4/11
by BWW News Desk - March 08, 2017

On Tuesday, April 11 at 8:00PM at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center, the American Classical Orchestra will perform Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, the composer's towering final achievement. Unique among the seasons' 9th performances, this concert will be performed on period instruments, using the tempos... (more...)
Kent Tritle Announces Spring 2017 Season Kent Tritle Announces Spring 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - January 31, 2017

To launch his 2016-17 season, Kent Tritle made his conducting debut in Asia with a program of Beethoven and Bellini at South Korea's Great Mountains Music Festival and School in August, and in November led the New York premiere at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine of the recently deceased Einojuh... (more...)
MasterVoices Celebrates 75 Years With St. John Passion by Bach, 2/9 MasterVoices Celebrates 75 Years With St. John Passion by Bach, 2/9
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2017

MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale), celebrating its 75th anniversary during the 2016-2017 season, presents St. John Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach on February 9, 2017 at 7pm at Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall (57th Street and 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019).  The pro... (more...)
Lynn University's Conservatory of Music Hosts 18 Musical Events in January and February 2017 Lynn University's Conservatory of Music Hosts 18 Musical Events in January and February 2017
by BWW News Desk - December 05, 2016

Jon Robertson, dean of Lynn University's Conservatory of Music and Philharmonia guest conductor, today invited the public to attend 18 musical performances during January and February 2017.... (more...)
Live from Lincoln Center Presents LANG LANG'S NEW YORK RHAPSODY Live from Lincoln Center Presents LANG LANG'S NEW YORK RHAPSODY
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2016

This Thanksgiving, Live From Lincoln Centerpresents the internationally acclaimed pianist Lang Lang and his love letter to New York, the city he considers his adoptive home, set to the music that helped make this city so famous. This special multi-genre event pairs one of the world's greatest virtuo... (more...)
Lynn University Hosts Musical Events Lynn University Hosts Musical Events
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2016

Jon Robertson, dean of Lynn University's Conservatory of Music and Philharmonia guest conductor, today invited the public to attend 18 musical performances during December 2016 and January 2017.... (more...)
California Symphony Presents Pianist Charlie Albright in Gershwin's RHAPSODY IN BLUE and More, 1/24 California Symphony Presents Pianist Charlie Albright in Gershwin's RHAPSODY IN BLUE and More, 1/24
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2015

WALNUT CREEK, CA (December 15, 2015) – The California Symphony and Music Director Donato Cabrera perform a program of music inspired by American jazz of the 1920s on Sunday, January 24, with pianist Charlie Albright joining the Orchestra for the original jazz band version of Gershwin's Rhapsody in B... (more...)
Violinist Tim Fain and Google Introduce New Virtual Reality Video for YouTube Violinist Tim Fain and Google Introduce New Virtual Reality Video for YouTube
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2015

To offer fans a more immersive experience, violinist Tim Fain today released a new virtual reality (VR) video for YouTube based on his original composition Resonance. In a close collaboration with Google, the VR video was filmed using Jump (g.co/Jump), which not only gives fans a vivid 360° experien... (more...)
Israeli Guitarist Nadav Lev Releases Album, NEW STRINGS ATTACHED, Today Israeli Guitarist Nadav Lev Releases Album, NEW STRINGS ATTACHED, Today
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2015

Hailed as an exceptional virtuoso on both classical and electric guitar, Nadav Lev reveals the rich diversity of sound and style in contemporary guitar music on his latest album, New Strings Attached. From solo to chamber, from through-composed to improvised, and with a definitive guitar repertoire ... (more...)
Israeli Guitarist Nadav Lev to Release Album, NEW STRINGS ATTACHED, 10/10 Israeli Guitarist Nadav Lev to Release Album, NEW STRINGS ATTACHED, 10/10
by BWW News Desk - October 06, 2015

Hailed as an exceptional virtuoso on both classical and electric guitar, Nadav Lev reveals the rich diversity of sound and style in contemporary guitar music on his latest album, New Strings Attached. From solo to chamber, from through-composed to improvised, and with a definitive guitar repertoire ... (more...)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Names Stefán Ragnar Höskuldsson as New Principal Flute Chicago Symphony Orchestra Names Stefán Ragnar Höskuldsson as New Principal Flute
by BWW News Desk - October 04, 2015

CHICAGO—Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) Music Director Riccardo Muti and CSO Association President Jeff Alexander announce the appointment of Stefán Ragnar Höskuldsson as the new Principal Flute of the CSO, effective May 30, 2016.... (more...)
Classical/Electric Guitarist Nadav Lev to Release New Album, NEW STRINGS ATTACHED, 10/10 Classical/Electric Guitarist Nadav Lev to Release New Album, NEW STRINGS ATTACHED, 10/10
by BWW News Desk - August 26, 2015

NEW YORK CITY, NY — Hailed as an exceptional virtuoso on both classical and electric guitar, Nadav Lev reveals the rich diversity of sound and style in contemporary guitar music on his latest album, New Strings Attached. From solo to chamber, from through-composed to improvised, and with a definitiv... (more...)
Long Yu and the China Philharmonic Travel the Silk Road Long Yu and the China Philharmonic Travel the Silk Road
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2015

From Athens to Tehran, the China Philharmonic 'builds a cultural bridge' across six countries that recreates the famous Silk Road trade route from China - and plays Dvorak's New World Symphony in Tehran.... (more...)
Percussionist Martin Grubinger Joins CSO Season Finale Tonight Percussionist Martin Grubinger Joins CSO Season Finale Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2015

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) concludes its 2014-15 season with this weekend's concerts at historic Music Hall. Music Director Louis Langrée will lead the orchestra in an exotic program that features Austrian multi-percussionist Martin Grubinger in his CSO debut.... (more...)
Percussionist Martin Grubinger Joins CSO Season Finale; Get $10 Tickets! Percussionist Martin Grubinger Joins CSO Season Finale; Get $10 Tickets!
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) concludes its 2014-15 season with its Friday, May 15 and Saturday, May 16 concerts at historic Music Hall. Music Director Louis Langrée will lead the orchestra in an exotic program that features Austrian multi-percussionist Martin Grubinger in his CSO debut.... (more...)
Music Director Louis Langrée Extends Contract With Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Music Director Louis Langrée Extends Contract With Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - March 09, 2015

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra announced that it has extended its contract with music director, Louis Langrée, through its 125th anniversary season in 2019­-20.... (more...)
Award-Winning Architect Frederick Fisher to Perform with LA Chamber Orchestra, 3/19 Award-Winning Architect Frederick Fisher to Perform with LA Chamber Orchestra, 3/19
by BWW News Desk - March 03, 2015

Award-winning architect Frederick Fisher, who has earned international recognition for his work with spaces such as Bergamot Station & Galleries, Santa Monica's Annenberg Beach House and Descanso Gardens' Sturt Haaga Gallery of Art, joins the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) for its acclaimed We... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Continues BeethovenFest This Weekend Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Continues BeethovenFest This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2015

PITTSBURGH – Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's BeethovenFest triumphantly returns this weekend, February 20 & 22 with its second weekend, “BeethovenFest: The Hero.” Part of the BNY Mellon Grand Classics, Music Director Manfred Honeck leads the orchestra and guest pianist Lars Vogt in a diverse program... (more...)
Riverside Symphony's Second Alice Tully Hall Concert Set for Tonight Riverside Symphony's Second Alice Tully Hall Concert Set for Tonight
by BWW News Desk - February 07, 2015

This evening, February 7, George Rothman and Riverside Symphony will present the second installment of the orchestra's Alice Tully Hall season.... (more...)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Continue BeethovenFest, 2/20 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Continue BeethovenFest, 2/20
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2015

PITTSBURGH – Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's BeethovenFest triumphantly returns on February 20 & 22 with its second weekend, “BeethovenFest: The Hero.” Part of the BNY Mellon Grand Classics, Music Director Manfred Honeck leads the orchestra and guest pianist Lars Vogt in a diverse program of works b... (more...)
The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents TCHAIKOVSKY & LISZT This Weekend The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents TCHAIKOVSKY & LISZT This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2015

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Tchaikovsky & Liszt this weekend, January 30-31, 2015 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Led by guest conductor James Feddeck, the performances feature Sibelius's “Valse Triste” fromKuolema, Nielsen's Clarinet Concerto with Principal Clarinet Todd... (more...)
Pianist Sheila Weidendorf and Friends to Treat Audiences to a Classical Afternoon in Langley, 3/1 Pianist Sheila Weidendorf and Friends to Treat Audiences to a Classical Afternoon in Langley, 3/1
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

Pianist Sheila Weidendorf and members of Island Consort will immerse audiences in an afternoon of exquisite classical music from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 1 at Whidbey Island Center for the Arts in Langley.... (more...)
Richmond Symphony Orchestra Performs RACHMANINOFF 2 Tonight Richmond Symphony Orchestra Performs RACHMANINOFF 2 Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2015

December 23, 2014 – Richmond, Virginia the Richmond Symphony invites you to experience Rachmaninoff 2, tonight, January 17 at 8:00 pm and Sunday, January 18 at 3:00 pm at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. This is the third Altria Masterworks Concert of the 2014-2015 season and will be l... (more...)
Riverside Symphony's Second Alice Tully Hall Concert Set for 2/7 Riverside Symphony's Second Alice Tully Hall Concert Set for 2/7
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

On Saturday evening, February 7, George Rothman and Riverside Symphony will present the second installment of the orchestra's Alice Tully Hall season.... (more...)