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A2SO to Present MAGICAL MUSIC OF DISNEY Concert, 3/13 A2SO to Present MAGICAL MUSIC OF DISNEY Concert, 3/13
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2016

The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra presents the Magical Music of Disney - Around the World with Disney concert on Sunday, March 13 at 4:00pm at the Michigan Theater. The A2SO will showcase some of the greatest Disney classics from the movies: Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, Frozen, Lion King and Pocaho... (more...)
Cincinnati Pops Celebrates John Williams's Birthday With All-Williams First Half of Concert Featuring Jason Alexander, 3/4 Cincinnati Pops Celebrates John Williams's Birthday With All-Williams First Half of Concert Featuring Jason Alexander, 3/4
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2016

Happy Birthday, John Williams! The Cincinnati Pops be celebrating his FIFTIETH Academy Award Nomination March 4-6 with an all-Williams first half as part of An Evening of Comedy & Song with Jason Alexander. For more information, visit: cincinnatipops.org... (more...)
Richmond Symphony to Present 'Earth, Wind & Fire and the King of Pop', 2/27 Richmond Symphony to Present 'Earth, Wind & Fire and the King of Pop', 2/27
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2016

February 8, 2016 – Richmond, Virginia Hear all of your favorite pop hits including “Boogie Wonderland,” “Shining Star,” “Billie Jean,” “Beat It” and more during an unforgettable night that will make everyone want to get up and dance! Join the Richmond Symphony and Jeans 'n Classics for the music of ... (more...)
Chattanooga Symphony & Opera to Perform SIDE-BY-SIDE Concert, 2/28 Chattanooga Symphony & Opera to Perform SIDE-BY-SIDE Concert, 2/28
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2016

Chattanooga, TN – The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera (CSO) and the CSO Youth Orchestras (CSOYO) present a unique event, featuring not only two of the youth orchestras in concert (Symphony and Philharmonic), but also the CSO Orchestra and the CSOYO Symphony combined. Giving students the chance to play ... (more...)
BMOP Presents David Del Tredici's CHILD ALICE, 3/25 BMOP Presents David Del Tredici's CHILD ALICE, 3/25
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2016

The Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP), the 2016 Musical America Ensemble of the Year, ends its 20th anniversary season with the Boston premiere of David Del Tredici's complete Child Alice (1981) featuring the acclaimed soprano Courtenay Budd. Based on poems prefacing Lewis Carroll's Through the... (more...)
California Symphony to Perform BEETHOVEN'S SYMPHONY NO. 7, 3/20 California Symphony to Perform BEETHOVEN'S SYMPHONY NO. 7, 3/20
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2016

WALNUT CREEK, CA (February 4, 2016) – Beethoven's Symphony No. 7, and a performance by California Symphony Principal Clarinetist Jerome Simas and Principal Bassoonist Douglas Brown in R. Strauss's rarely-heard double concerto Duett-Concertino, highlight the California Symphony's “Textbook Classics” ... (more...)
Canton Youth Symphony Announces Schedule for Spring 2016 Canton Youth Symphony Announces Schedule for Spring 2016
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2016

CANTON, OHIO (February 4, 2016) – The Canton Youth Symphonies, under the direction of Canton Symphony Orchestra Associate Conductor Rachel L. Waddell, will be very busy in the second half of their season.  The Canton Youth Symphonies consist of three groups – The Canton Youth Strings, Canton Youth S... (more...)
Brevard Music Center Stages 'Music Rivalry' for Super Bowl 50 Brevard Music Center Stages 'Music Rivalry' for Super Bowl 50
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2016

Brevard, NC and Aspen, Colo.—Lady Gaga won't be the only one in the musical spotlight at Super Bowl 50. This Sunday, Brevard Music Center and Aspen Music Festival -- two of the country's most prestigious music institutions and summer festivals -- are putting their batons down, and fists up, to defen... (more...)
Pacific Symphony's Café Ludwig Series to Present DANCING WITH THE STARS Event, 2/28 Pacific Symphony's Café Ludwig Series to Present DANCING WITH THE STARS Event, 2/28
by BWW News Desk - February 04, 2016

Orange County, Calif.—Feb. 3, 2016—Pacific Symphony's chamber music series, Café Ludwig, takes its audience on a foray into music inspired by dance for “Dancing with the Stars,” a program of exuberant works by star composers showcasing lively dance rhythms. The program brilliantly reveals connection... (more...)
Buffalo Philharmonic to Present CATHOLIC SCHOOL DAYS Special Event, 2/3 Buffalo Philharmonic to Present CATHOLIC SCHOOL DAYS Special Event, 2/3
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2016

BUFFALO, NY - Students from 17 Catholic schools will attend the BPO's Feb. 3 Music For Youth program, in a special event called Catholic Schools Day at the BPO. This event occurs during the annual Catholic Schools Week celebrated by the Diocese each year. It is a reinvigoration of the partnership be... (more...)
Brevard Music Center Sets 2016 Summer Music Festival, 80th Anniversary Events Brevard Music Center Sets 2016 Summer Music Festival, 80th Anniversary Events
by BWW News Desk - February 02, 2016

This summer, over a ten-week period spanning June to August, Brevard Music Center (BMC) celebrates a historic 80th Anniversary with over eighty performances in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. BMC's 2016 Summer Music Festival features a number of firsts—the operatic world-premie... (more...)
Vivek Jayaraman Named Concertmaster of the Canton Symphony Orchestra Vivek Jayaraman Named Concertmaster of the Canton Symphony Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - February 02, 2016

The Canton Symphony Orchestra (CSO) has named Vivek Jayaraman its latest Concertmaster.  The position became available upon the departure of Justine Lamb-Budge to the position of Associate Concertmaster of the Kansas City Symphony.  Auditions for CSO Concertmaster were held in September.... (more...)
Oakland Symphony to Premiere Martin Rokeach's Piccolo Concerto, 3/18 Oakland Symphony to Premiere Martin Rokeach's Piccolo Concerto, 3/18
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2016

Oakland, CA, February 1, 2016 – The world premiere of a new piccolo concerto by Bay Area composer Martin Rokeach highlights the Oakland Symphony's concert scheduled Friday, March 18, at 8 pm at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland. Music Director Michael Morgan will conduct and the program also includes... (more...)
ECCE Ensemble to Perform Earle Brown's DECEMBER 1952, 12/4 ECCE Ensemble to Perform Earle Brown's DECEMBER 1952, 12/4
by BWW News Desk - November 18, 2015

Cambridge, MA (FOR RELEASE 11.18.15) – As the contemporary music ensemble-in- residence at Cambridge's Le Laboratoire, ECCE presents a one-night only performance of Earle Brown's December 1952, in conjunction with the gallery's current exhibit, BIRDLY by Max Rheiner. Featuring dispersed acoustic per... (more...)
BWW Review: BRAD MEHLDAU Improvises at Zankel Hall BWW Review: BRAD MEHLDAU Improvises at Zankel Hall
by Matt Hanson - November 18, 2015

After nearly 300 years, with all of the epochal invention and revolutionary soundscapes to emerge from Western music, Bach is still heard with increasing relevance. Brad Mehldau, known foremost as an improviser, is the first jazz artist to serve as Carnegie Hall's Richard and Barbara Debs Composer's... (more...)
THE JOHN SCOFIELD & JOE LOVANO QUARTET Burn at Blue Note THE JOHN SCOFIELD & JOE LOVANO QUARTET Burn at Blue Note
by Matt Hanson - November 18, 2015

Jazz education is America's oral history, and the composers of jazz, contemporary and classic, are as the wise, sagely men and women who have carried the sacred knowledge of the people since time immemorial.... (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...)
Montrose Trio Set for CMSDetroit Series Tonight Montrose Trio Set for CMSDetroit Series Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2015

The Montrose Trio, a major new piano trio that made its international debut as an ensemble on the Chamber Music Society of Detroit series in 2013-14, will return to the CMSDetroit Signature Chamber Series tonight, November 14, 2015 at 8 PM.  The concert takes place at Seligman Performing Arts Center... (more...)
RI Philharmonic Presents WEST SIDE STORY SYMPHONIC DANCES Tonight RI Philharmonic Presents WEST SIDE STORY SYMPHONIC DANCES Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2015

Tonight, November 14, Music Director LARRY RACHLEFF and the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra will perform Leonard Bernstein's beloved West Side Story Symphonic Dances. Electric violinist TRACY SILVERMAN will make his Philharmonic debut with Seeing is Believing by Nico Muhly, a Providence native. ... (more...)
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Perform in Basilica Tonight Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Perform in Basilica Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2015

MILWAUKEE, WIS. 10/19/2015- The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, under the direction of Francesco Lecce-Chong, present MSO at the Basilica tonight and tomorrow, November 13 & 14, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. at the Basilica of St. Josaphat.... (more...)
Actress Regina Taylor Performs with Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Tonight Actress Regina Taylor Performs with Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2015

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra is thrilled to announce that award-winning actress, playwright and director Regina Taylor will be narrating poems of Dr. Maya Angelou during the world premiere performances of newly-commissioned orchestral works this weekend, Nov. 13-14 at historic Music Hall.... (more...)
Youth Orchestra Joins Forces with RI Philharmonic for VETS Concert Tonight Youth Orchestra Joins Forces with RI Philharmonic for VETS Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2015

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth SYMPHONY Orchestra (RIPYO) performs on stage with the RHODE ISLAND PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA in their annual Side-by-Side concert tonight, November 13 at 6:30pm at The VETS in Providence as part of the evening's AMICA RUSH HOUR program. The concert, conducted by Musi... (more...)




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