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The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Receives a $2 Million Dollar Pledge from Randy and Melvin BerlinThe Chicago Symphony Orchestra Receives a $2 Million Dollar Pledge from Randy and Melvin Berlin
September 19, 2014

Jay Henderson, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA), announced today that CSOA Trustee Randy Berlin and her husband, Melvin, have pledged $2 million t... (more...)


Members of Philadelphia Orchestra to Play for Cultural Ambassadors, 9/22Members of Philadelphia Orchestra to Play for Cultural Ambassadors, 9/22
September 19, 2014

(Philadelphia, September 18, 2014)—The Philadelphia Orchestra continues to break new ground as one of the United States' foremost cultural ambassadors with a Monday, September 22, performance at 7:15 ... (more...)


Violinist Sarah Chang Joins the Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO, 10/2Violinist Sarah Chang Joins the Houston Symphony for a Performance of Barber's VIOLIN CONCERTO, 10/2
September 18, 2014

On October 2, 4 and 5, global violin sensation Sarah Chang joins the Houston Symphony for a performance of Barber's intensely lyrical Violin Concerto. The Korean-American violinist has been touted by... (more...)


Sony Masterworks Announces New US Classical ReleasesSony Masterworks Announces New US Classical Releases
September 18, 2014

The Last Symphonies: Mozart's Instrumental Oratorium Nikolaus Harnoncourt 2-CD Set Now Available Preview: https://soundcloud.com/nikolaus-harnoncourt/sets/nikolaus-harnoncourt-mozart On The Last... (more...)


Joshua Bell Presents BACH, Available 9/30Joshua Bell Presents BACH, Available 9/30
September 18, 2014

Violinist Joshua Bell is one of the most acclaimed classical musicians of today - renowned for his expressive, elegant, intelligent playing and his deep commitment to bringing the classical tradition ... (more...)


Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra to Perform at Severance Hall, 10/7Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra to Perform at Severance Hall, 10/7
September 17, 2014

For the first time in their 91-year history, the Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra, “one of the leading European orchestras” (The Independent), will tour the U.S., visiting four major markets in October... (more...)


'Castleton in Performance' Opens 10/26'Castleton in Performance' Opens 10/26
September 17, 2014

On Sunday, October 26, 2014, at 4 p.m., a concert titled Bach – A Three Part Invention will open “Castleton in Performance,” the 2014 fall series presented by the Castleton Festival in Virginia. This ... (more...)


Photo Flash: First Look at String Quartet ETHEL at Denison UniversityPhoto Flash: First Look at String Quartet ETHEL at Denison University
September 17, 2014

GRANVILLE, Ohio—Denison University announces the launch of its first Ensemble-in-Residence program, a collaboration between the Department of Music and the Vail Series. The Ensemble-in-Residence progr... (more...)


The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Receives a Leadership Gift from Angelo and Carol Fatta That Will Endow the Music Director's PositionThe Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Receives a Leadership Gift from Angelo and Carol Fatta That Will Endow the Music Director's Position
September 16, 2014

Following the wonderful music with guest artist Renee Fleming and the excitement of the BPO's Opening Night Gala at Kleinhans Music Hall on Saturday, September 13, BPO Board of Trustees Chair Louis P.... (more...)


Cantata Singers Sets 2014-15 SeasonCantata Singers Sets 2014-15 Season
September 16, 2014

Cantata Singers has announced its 51st concert season. (more...)


SPCO's Liquid Music Series to Present Third Coast Percussion and Glenn Kotche, 10/5-6SPCO's Liquid Music Series to Present Third Coast Percussion and Glenn Kotche, 10/5-6
September 16, 2014

On Sunday, October 5 and Monday, October 6, at the Music Room at the SPCO Center, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra's Liquid Music Series presents Wilco drummer and experimental composer Glenn Kotche ... (more...)


FirstWorks to Welcome Regina Carter to RISD Auditorium, 10/18FirstWorks to Welcome Regina Carter to RISD Auditorium, 10/18
September 12, 2014

Considered the foremost jazz violinist of her generation, violin virtuoso Regina Carter and her quintet are coming to Providence for the first time. FirstWorks, Providence's premiere performing arts c... (more...)


University of Texas at Austin Receives $400,000 from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for Classical Music ProgrammingUniversity of Texas at Austin Receives $400,000 from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for Classical Music Programming
September 12, 2014

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded $400,000 to Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin. This funding will allow Texas Performing Arts to further develop classical music pro... (more...)


JACK Quartet to Kick Off Garmany Series at Hartt This OctoberJACK Quartet to Kick Off Garmany Series at Hartt This October
September 11, 2014

The University of Hartford's Hartt School presents the electrifying NYC-based JACK Quartet, on October 16, 2014, at 7:30 p.m., in Millard Auditorium, University of Hartford, 200 Bloomfield Avenue, Wes... (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...)


The Buffalo Philharmonic Announces Summer Season - SUMMER NIGHTS @ THE BPO and MoreThe Buffalo Philharmonic Announces Summer Season - SUMMER NIGHTS @ THE BPO and More
May 22, 2014

The BPO has planned a multifaceted summer that sees the orchestraperforming at the Erie County Fair, Canalside and Old Fort Niagara; traveling to Princeton University; working with the Doctors of the ... (more...)




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