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League of American Orchestras, American Composers Orchestra and EarShot Announce Commissions for Women ComposersLeague of American Orchestras, American Composers Orchestra and EarShot Announce Commissions for Women Composers
October 01, 2014

Julia Adolphe and Melody Eötvös will receive orchestral commissions of $15,000 each as part of a new initiative to increase opportunities for women composers, the League of American Orchestras, Americ... (more...)


Aeolus Quartet Sets New SeasonAeolus Quartet Sets New Season
October 01, 2014

Named for the Greek god Aeolus, who governed the four winds, the Aeolus Quartet breezes into an exciting new season, with a busy schedule across the US, including several residencies, and a tour of So... (more...)


Les Arts Florissants Announces 2014-15 Season HighlightsLes Arts Florissants Announces 2014-15 Season Highlights
October 01, 2014

William Christie's internationally acclaimed Baroque music ensemble, Les Arts Florissants, today announced highlights of its 37th season, encompassing more than 70 performances in approximately 35 ven... (more...)


LA Philharmonic Began New Season with Celebration of John Williams, 9/30LA Philharmonic Began New Season with Celebration of John Williams, 9/30
October 01, 2014

The Los Angeles Philharmonic and its Music Director Gustavo Dudamel opened the 2014/15 season with A Celebration of John Williams: Opening Night Gala Concert, a star-studded evening honoring the great... (more...)


The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Presents SCHEHERAZADE, 10/17-18The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Presents SCHEHERAZADE, 10/17-18
September 30, 2014

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra's 70th Anniversary season continues at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday October 18 at The Vets, 1 Avenue of the Arts in Providence. The Philharmonic welcomes guest conduct... (more...)


N.C. Symphony to Kick Off 2014-15 Friday Favorites Series with AT THE OSCARS, 10/17N.C. Symphony to Kick Off 2014-15 Friday Favorites Series with AT THE OSCARS, 10/17
September 30, 2014

The North Carolina Symphony will perform “At the Oscars” Friday, Oct. 17, at noon in Meymandi Concert Hall in downtown Raleigh in the opening concert of its popular “Friday Favorites” lunchtime series... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Presents CATHEDRALS OF SOUND, 10/23-25The Pacific Symphony Presents CATHEDRALS OF SOUND, 10/23-25
September 29, 2014

—“Cathedrals of Sound,” the first Music Unwound concert of Pacific Symphony's season, offers an evening of inspiration, awe and ambience, bathed in waves of sound and reminiscent of the unique spiritu... (more...)


November at The University Musical Society Includes SUPERPOSITION, THE BIG SQUEEZE, and MoreNovember at The University Musical Society Includes SUPERPOSITION, THE BIG SQUEEZE, and More
September 29, 2014

The University Musical Society (UMS) continues its 2014-2015 season in November with eight must-see performances. The month opens with superposition, a stage work by Japan's leading contemporary artis... (more...)


Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Perform Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony, 10/17Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Perform Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony, 10/17
September 25, 2014

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 09/25/2014 – The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Associate Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong present Tchaikovsky's Fifth on October 17-18, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing A... (more...)


Chamber Orchestra, The Sphinx Virtuosi, Launches 7th Annual Tour, 9/30Chamber Orchestra, The Sphinx Virtuosi, Launches 7th Annual Tour, 9/30
September 25, 2014

DETROIT, Mich.— The Sphinx Virtuosi, led by the Catalyst Quartet, considered one of the nation's most dynamic professional chamber orchestras, will embark on its 7th annual tour, launching at Miami's ... (more...)


PINK MARTINI to Perform with the Seattle Symphony, 1/20PINK MARTINI to Perform with the Seattle Symphony, 1/20
September 25, 2014

Tickets flew out the door for the December 4, 2014 Benaroya Hall concert by the popular Canadian Folk Bluegrass band The Wailin' Jenny's. A second concert will be added at 7:30 pm on Wednesday Decembe... (more...)


UBUNTU to Conclude with Angélique Kidjo's Tribute to Miriam Makeba, 11/5UBUNTU to Conclude with Angélique Kidjo's Tribute to Miriam Makeba, 11/5
September 24, 2014

The month-long, citywide festival UBUNTU: Music and Arts of South Africa concludes in early November with events ranging from concerts at Carnegie Hall to music, theater, and film screenings at partne... (more...)


 H+H Mourns Death of Christopher Hogwood H+H Mourns Death of Christopher Hogwood
September 24, 2014

The Handel and Haydn Society (H+H) is deeply saddened by the death of its conductor laureate, Christopher Hogwood, who served as Handel and Haydn Society Artistic Director from 1986 to 2001. Christoph... (more...)


WQXR Announces First-Ever Partnership with the Berlin PhilharmonicWQXR Announces First-Ever Partnership with the Berlin Philharmonic
September 23, 2014

This fall, the Berlin Philharmonic will partner with a US media company for the first time when it joins with WQXR, New York City's classical music station, to present a robust roster of recorded conc... (more...)


SF Symphony Film Series to Present Six Films, Accompanied by Live Music, for Second SeasonSF Symphony Film Series to Present Six Films, Accompanied by Live Music, for Second Season
September 23, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (August 27, 2014) – The San Francisco Symphony (SFS) continues its popular Film Series in the 2014-15 season, offering a wide range of critically-acclaimed films projected above the ... (more...)


Young Artists Perform for $43,000 in The 39th Annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition This WeekendYoung Artists Perform for $43,000 in The 39th Annual Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition This Weekend
May 29, 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 today, May 29 and Saturday, May 31 in St... (more...)


The Oakland East Bay Symphony, the Craneway Pavilion, and the City of Richmond Present TARGET INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION, 7/3The Oakland East Bay Symphony, the Craneway Pavilion, and the City of Richmond Present TARGET INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION, 7/3
May 28, 2014

The Oakland East Bay Symphony, the Craneway Pavilion, located inside the historic Ford Point Building on the waterfront in Richmond, and the City of Richmond will again join forces to host a family-fr... (more...)


Highlights of the Upcoming City of London Festival, 6/22-7/17Highlights of the Upcoming City of London Festival, 6/22-7/17
May 28, 2014

The upcoming City of London Festival includes the following highlights: (more...)


Pablo Heras-Casado Extends Contract with Orchestra of St. Luke's Through 2017Pablo Heras-Casado Extends Contract with Orchestra of St. Luke's Through 2017
May 27, 2014

Approaching its 40th anniversary season, Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL) is thrilled to announce its continued relationship with Principal Conductor Pablo Heras-Casado, formalized in a two-year contract... (more...)


Lawrence Loh Becomes Music Director of Symphoria, 2015-16 SeasonLawrence Loh Becomes Music Director of Symphoria, 2015-16 Season
May 27, 2014

Lawrence Loh, resident conductor of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, was named music director of Symphoria, a not-for-profit professional symphony orchestra located in Syracuse, N.Y, the organizatio... (more...)


The Arvo Pärt Project Performs Series of Shows in NYC & D.C., Now thru 6/2The Arvo Pärt Project Performs Series of Shows in NYC & D.C., Now thru 6/2
May 27, 2014

The Arvo Pärt Project at St. Vladimir's Seminary presents four concerts from today, May 27 to June 2 devoted to the music of Estonian composer Arvo Pärt. The concerts take place in Washington, D.C. at... (more...)


Leonard Slatkin Extends Contract with ONL Through 2016-17 SeasonLeonard Slatkin Extends Contract with ONL Through 2016-17 Season
May 23, 2014

The Orchestre National de Lyon (ONL) announced at a press conference today that Leonard Slatkin has signed a three-year extension to his contract as music director, committing to the Orchestra through... (more...)


The BPO and Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus Present STAR SPANGLED POPS This WeekendThe BPO and Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus Present STAR SPANGLED POPS This Weekend
May 23, 2014

The Buffalo Philharmonic's Memorial Day tradition will get an updated twist this year. (more...)


Kansas City Chorale Performs Rachmaninoff's ALL-NIGHT VIGIL with Phoenix Chorale TonightKansas City Chorale Performs Rachmaninoff's ALL-NIGHT VIGIL with Phoenix Chorale Tonight
May 23, 2014

Artistic Director Charles Bruffy brings his two professional Grammy winning choirs, the Kansas City Chorale and the Phoenix Chorale, together to perform the pinnacle of Russian sacred music, Sergei Ra... (more...)


Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Split Program for BNY Mellon Grand Classics, 6/6-8Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Split Program for BNY Mellon Grand Classics, 6/6-8
May 22, 2014

The 2013-2014 BNY Mellon Grand Classics series penultimate weekend on June 6-8 brings Music Director Manfred Honeck back to Heinz Hall to conduct a split weekend of programming featuring Mahler's monu... (more...)





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