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Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Valentine's Day Weekend Concert, 2/12 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Valentine's Day Weekend Concert, 2/12
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2016

PITTSBURGH – Give your loved one the gift of music at the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's BNY Mellon Grand Classics Valentine's Day weekend concert, “Romeo and Juliet and Carmen,” on February 12 and 14 at Heinz Hall.... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Announces 2016-17 Events - Renee Fleming, Jean-Marie Zeitouni, World Premieres and More! Pacific Symphony Announces 2016-17 Events - Renee Fleming, Jean-Marie Zeitouni, World Premieres and More!
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2016

Music Director Carl St.Clair and Pacific Symphony today unveil the 2016-17 Hal and Jeanette Segerstrom Family Foundation Classical and Sunday Casual Connections series and special events. This season celebrates the orchestra's 38th season and its 10th year in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert H... (more...)
Violinist Cho-Liang Lin to Perform Concert with Pacific Symphony, 1/7/16 Violinist Cho-Liang Lin to Perform Concert with Pacific Symphony, 1/7/16
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2015

    Also, Sunday Casual Connections takes place Jan. 10, at 3 p.m., offering the return of Lin as he leads a further exploration of Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 4, his “Haffner” Symphony and Wagner's “Siegfried Idyll.” For more information or to purchase tickets, please call (714) 755-5799 or visit ... (more...)
BMOP to Kick Off the New Year with Six Reimagined Brandenburg Concertos, 1/22/16 BMOP to Kick Off the New Year with Six Reimagined Brandenburg Concertos, 1/22/16
by BWW News Desk - December 15, 2015

Boston, MA — Having just accepted the 2016 Musical America Ensemble of the Year award, the Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP) continues its 20th anniversary season with a one-night-only concert celebrating Bach's Brandenburg Concertos. BMOP will perform the “New Brandenburgs,” six works commissi... (more...)
League of American Orchestras Announces Commissions for Female Composers League of American Orchestras Announces Commissions for Female Composers
by BWW News Desk - December 01, 2015

Andreia Pinto-Correia and Xi Wang have been selected to receive orchestral commissions of $15,000 each as part of the League of American Orchestras' Women Composers Readings and Commissions program, administered with the American Composers Orchestra and EarShot and supported by the Virginia B. Toulm... (more...)
Six Women Conductors to Showcase Talent with The Dallas Opera This December Six Women Conductors to Showcase Talent with The Dallas Opera This December
by BWW News Desk - November 30, 2015

The Dallas Opera is thrilled to present six women conductors of international stature making music with The Dallas Opera Orchestra and a host of outstanding young artists in one great evening designed to showcase the work of the inaugural Linda and Mitch Hart Institute for Women Conductors at The Da... (more...)
Pacific Symphony to Perform EROICA, & More, in Concert Featuring Conrad Tao, 12/3 Pacific Symphony to Perform EROICA, & More, in Concert Featuring Conrad Tao, 12/3
by BWW News Desk - November 21, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Nov. 20, 2015—Powerhouse performances make for a breathtaking evening when Pacific Symphony, led by Music Director Carl St.Clair, performs Beethoven's dramatic “Eroica” Symphony on a program that includes another musical marvel, Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 3, performed by Ch... (more...)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra to Lauch Eighth Tour to Far East in January 2016 Chicago Symphony Orchestra to Lauch Eighth Tour to Far East in January 2016
by BWW News Desk - November 19, 2015

CHICAGO—The Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) and Music Director Riccardo Muti take their first trip to Asia together in January 2016, marking the Orchestra's eighth trip to the Far East in its distinguished history.... (more...)
Manfred Honeck to Perform A WALTZ TRADITION with Pittsburgh Symphony, 11/27 Manfred Honeck to Perform A WALTZ TRADITION with Pittsburgh Symphony, 11/27
by BWW News Desk - November 17, 2015

PITTSBURGH – The annual tradition returns! The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Manfred Honeck perform waltzes and polkas from his home country of Austria on November 27 and 29 at Heinz Hall as part of the BNY Mellon Grand Classics season.... (more...)
LA Philharmonic to Kick Off Season with Raúl Prieto Ramírez's Walt Disney Concert Hall Debut, 11/22 LA Philharmonic to Kick Off Season with Raúl Prieto Ramírez's Walt Disney Concert Hall Debut, 11/22
by BWW News Desk - November 12, 2015

Los Angeles, CA (November 11, 2015) - The Los Angeles Philharmonic's 2015/16 organ recital series begins with a performance from organist Raúl Prieto Ramírez on Sunday, November 22 at 7:30pm at Walt Disney Concert Hall.   Making his Walt Disney Concert Hall debut, Prieto Ramírez will perform a wi... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Receives Grant from New California Arts Fund, 'Builds Bridges' with Chinese-Americans Pacific Symphony Receives Grant from New California Arts Fund, 'Builds Bridges' with Chinese-Americans
by BWW News Desk - November 12, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Nov. 11, 2015—Pacific Symphony has been ahead of the multicultural curve for years. Through many different vehicles—The American Composers Festivals, Music Unwound, guest performers, commissioned works—the Symphony is at the center of a seismic shift regarding what people liste... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Youth Wind, String Ensembles Launch Season with Respective Concerts, 11/15 Pacific Symphony Youth Wind, String Ensembles Launch Season with Respective Concerts, 11/15
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2015

Orange County, Calif.—Nov. 5, 2015—The young and highly talented Pacific Symphony Santiago Strings (PSSS) and Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble (PSYWE) are preparing to launch their first concerts of the 2015-16 season. First, the talented brass, woodwind and percussion musicians of PSYWE breeze ... (more...)
Richmond Symphony Provides Score for SCIENCE FICTION DOUBLE FEATURE Event Tonight Richmond Symphony Provides Score for SCIENCE FICTION DOUBLE FEATURE Event Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 24, 2015

Richmond, Virginia Get ready for two great movies on one fantastic night when you join the Richmond Symphony tonight, October 24 at 8pm for a Science Fiction Double Feature!... (more...)
Richmond Symphony to Provide Score for SCIENCE FICTION DOUBLE FEATURE Event, 10/24 Richmond Symphony to Provide Score for SCIENCE FICTION DOUBLE FEATURE Event, 10/24
by BWW News Desk - October 07, 2015

October 6, 2015 – Richmond, Virginia Get ready for two great movies on one fantastic night when you join the Richmond Symphony on Saturday, October 24 at 8pm for a Science Fiction Double Feature! The evening begins with Murnau's silent classic Nosferatu. Based on the popular horror story of Dracula,... (more...)
Pianist William Wolfram Joins the ASO for 'Opening Night!' Concert Series This Weekend Pianist William Wolfram Joins the ASO for 'Opening Night!' Concert Series This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - October 02, 2015

ANNAPOLIS, MD - Pianist William Wolfram joins the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) for the first concerts of the 2015-2016 season, October 2 and 3.  Entitled “Opening Night!”, Music Director José-Luis Novo will lead the orchestra's first performance of the season at Maryland Hall for the Creative ... (more...)
RI Philharmonic Orchestra Kicks Off Season with Lilya Zilberstein Tonight RI Philharmonic Orchestra Kicks Off Season with Lilya Zilberstein Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 26, 2015

Tonight, September 26, Music Director LARRY RACHLEFF and the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra welcome LILYA ZILBERSTEIN to The VETS for a performance of Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto. The concert program also features Mussorgsky's Dawn on the Moskva River and Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring,... (more...)
Canton Symphony Orchestra to Open MasterWorks Series' Season with HEROES AMONG US, 10/3 Canton Symphony Orchestra to Open MasterWorks Series' Season with HEROES AMONG US, 10/3
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2015

CANTON, OHIO (Sept. 17, 2015) - October 3, 2015 is opening night for the Canton Symphony Orchestra's (CSO) 2015-2016 MasterWorks Series.  The concert, titled “Heroes Among Us”, features percussionist Colin Currie who will be guest soloist on a piece by Christopher Rouse.  The concert will be perform... (more...)
Pianist William Wolfram Joins the ASO for 'Opening Night!' Concert Series, 10/2-3 Pianist William Wolfram Joins the ASO for 'Opening Night!' Concert Series, 10/2-3
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2015

ANNAPOLIS, MD - Pianist William Wolfram joins the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) for the first concerts of the 2015-2016 season, October 2 and 3.  Entitled “Opening Night!”, Music Director José-Luis Novo will lead the orchestra's first performance of the season at Maryland Hall for the Creative ... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Jonas Kaufmann in the 'Last Night of the Proms' STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Jonas Kaufmann in the 'Last Night of the Proms'
by Stage Tube - September 14, 2015

On September 12, Jonas Kaufmann made his debut in the the celebrated 'Last Night of the Proms concert', televised live from London's Royal Albert Hall. He sang a selection of Puccini arias, including 'Nessun Dorma' and also was the first German to sing "Rule Britannia" in the history of 'Last Night ... (more...)
RI Philharmonic Orchestra to Kick Off Season with Lilya Zilberstein, 9/26 RI Philharmonic Orchestra to Kick Off Season with Lilya Zilberstein, 9/26
by BWW News Desk - September 09, 2015

September 8. 2015 – East Providence, RI ? On Saturday, September 26, Music Director LARRY RACHLEFF and the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra welcome LILYA ZILBERSTEIN to The VETS for a performance of Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto. The concert program also features Mussorgsky's Dawn on the Mos... (more...)
Oakland Symphony to Present LOST ROMANTICS, 11/13 Oakland Symphony to Present LOST ROMANTICS, 11/13
by BWW News Desk - September 09, 2015

Oakland, CA, September 8, 2015 – Music Director a Michael Morgan and the Oakland Symphony continue their 2015/2016 season Friday, November 13, at 8 pm at the Paramount Theatre with a program entitled Lost Romantics.The evening will feature the debut of 2015 James Toland Voice Competition winner Bren... (more...)
Boston Modern Orchestra Project Releases Full Schedule for 20th Anniversary Season Boston Modern Orchestra Project Releases Full Schedule for 20th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - September 01, 2015

Boston, MA — The Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP), the nation's premier orchestra dedicated exclusively to commissioning, performing, and recording new orchestral music, today announced its 20th anniversary season, opening October 18th at Jordan Hall. For the past two decades, BMOP has been on... (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...)
Jonas Kaufmann Warns Fans Not to Buy Puccini Album From Decca Jonas Kaufmann Warns Fans Not to Buy Puccini Album From Decca
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2015

Tenor Jonas Kaufmann issued a statement on his Facebook page, telling fans not to buy an upcoming release of a Puccini album from his former label, Decca. He wants fans to wait until the 'real' Puccini album is released with Sony on September 11, stating (translated in English):... (more...)
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to Host STAR-SPANGLED SPECTACULAR Celebration, 7/3 Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to Host STAR-SPANGLED SPECTACULAR Celebration, 7/3
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2015

Baltimore, Md. (June 17, 2015) –Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) Assistant Conductor Nicholas Hersh will lead the orchestra in their annual Independence Day celebrations at Oregon Ridge Park on July 3 and 4 at 8 p.m.... (more...)




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