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Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Kicks Off 2014-15 Season Tonight Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Kicks Off 2014-15 Season Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2014

Coming off the acclaimed and wildly popular LumenoCity event in August and the first half of Louis Langrée's blockbuster inaugural season as Music Director, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) is positioned for an extraordinary 2014-15 season that will not only feature musical performances at th... (more...)
University of Texas at Austin Receives $400,000 from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for Classical Music Programming University of Texas at Austin Receives $400,000 from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for Classical Music Programming
by BWW News Desk - 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 programming and participation activities that have been underwritten by The Mellon Foundation since the... (more...)
ACF Names 2014 National Composition Contest Winner ACF Names 2014 National Composition Contest Winner
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2014

American Composers Forum (ACF) has named Todd Lerew (CalArts) the winner of the 2014 National Composition Contest for his work, flagging entrainment of ultradian rhythms and the consequences thereof. As a reward, Lerew has been given a cash prize of $2,000 and his piece will be toured by So Percussi... (more...)
Strauss' 'Alpine Symphony' at The Lobero Set for 6/21 Strauss' 'Alpine Symphony' at The Lobero Set for 6/21
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2014

Chicago Symphony Orchestra Principal Trombonist Jay Friedman will conduct his unique brass arrangement of Richard Strauss' landmark tone poem An Alpine Symphony to open the Music Academy of the West's first orchestra concert of the 2014 Summer School and Festival in Santa Barbara's newly renovated L... (more...)
The New York Phil and ACO Announce 13 Composers Whose Original Scores Have Been Chosen as a Part of NY PHIL BIENNIAL The New York Phil and ACO Announce 13 Composers Whose Original Scores Have Been Chosen as a Part of NY PHIL BIENNIAL
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2014

The New York Philharmonic and American Composers Orchestra (ACO), in collaboration with ACO's EarShot: the National Orchestra Composition Discovery Network, announce the selection of 13 emerging composers from an international pool of more than 400 applicants from seven countries and 37 states rangi... (more...)
Miller Theatre Composer Portraits Series with the Work of JEAN-BAPTISTE BARRIERE Today Miller Theatre Composer Portraits Series with the Work of JEAN-BAPTISTE BARRIERE Today
by BWW News Desk - March 29, 2014

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts continues the 2013-14 Composer Portraits series with a multi-faceted exploration of the work of Jean-Baptiste Barrière featuring Raphaële Kennedy, soprano Camilla Hoitenga, flute Margaret Lancaster, flute Aliisa Neige Barrière, violin and Nath... (more...)
CSO & MusicNOW Festival Present World Premieres by Nico Muhly and David Lang This Weekend CSO & MusicNOW Festival Present World Premieres by Nico Muhly and David Lang This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2014

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra announces the subject matter of the upcoming works to receive their world premieres by the Orchestra as part of the groundbreaking artistic collaboration with the MusicNOW Festival and Artistic Director Bryce Dessner. On Today, March 21, the Orchestra, under the dir... (more...)
Miller Theatre Composer Portraits Series with the Work of JEAN-BAPTISTE BARRIÈRE, 3/29 Miller Theatre Composer Portraits Series with the Work of JEAN-BAPTISTE BARRIÈRE, 3/29
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2014

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts continues the 2013-14 Composer Portraits series with a multi-faceted exploration of the work of Jean-Baptiste Barrière featuring Raphaële Kennedy, soprano Camilla Hoitenga, flute Margaret Lancaster, flute Aliisa Neige Barrière, violin and Nat... (more...)
CSO & MusicNOW Festival to Present World Premieres by Nico Muhly and David Lang, 3/21-22 CSO & MusicNOW Festival to Present World Premieres by Nico Muhly and David Lang, 3/21-22
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2014

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra announces the subject matter of the upcoming works to receive their world premieres by the Orchestra as part of the groundbreaking artistic collaboration with the MusicNOW Festival and Artistic Director Bryce Dessner. On Friday, March 21, the Orchestra, under the di... (more...)
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Announces 2014-15 Season Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Announces 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2014

Coming off the acclaimed and wildly popular LumenoCity event in August and the first half of Louis Langrée's blockbuster inaugural season as Music Director, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) is positioned for an extraordinary 2014-15 season that will not only feature musical performances at th... (more...)
Donald Sinta Quartet Wins 2013 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition Donald Sinta Quartet Wins 2013 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition
by BWW News Desk - October 28, 2013

The 2013 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition culminated last night, Wednesday evening, October 23, 2013 with the announcement of three winners of the annual international CAG Competition: the Donald Sinta Quartet, an American saxophone foursome; American violinist Alexi Kenney; and Kore... (more...)
New World Symphony Presents Highlights of 2013-14 Season New World Symphony Presents Highlights of 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 05, 2013

The New World Symphony, America's Orchestral Academy (NWS), is pleased to share details of our 2013-2014 season. As a research-and-development arm for classical music, the coming season includes a series of commissions, partnerships and events that showcase NWS as a laboratory for generating new ide... (more...)
New World Symphony's 2013-14 Season to Feature HUXLEY VARIATIONS & More New World Symphony's 2013-14 Season to Feature HUXLEY VARIATIONS & More
by BWW News Desk - August 05, 2013

The New World Symphony, America's Orchestral Academy (NWS), is pleased to share details of our 2013-2014 season. As a research-and-development arm for classical music, the coming season includes a series of commissions, partnerships and events that showcase NWS as a laboratory for generating new ide... (more...)
Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival Announces 2013 Season, 7/14-8/19 Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival Announces 2013 Season, 7/14-8/19
by BWW News Desk - February 14, 2013

The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, with Artistic Director Marc Neikrug and Executive Director Steven Ovitsky, announces its 2013 season, which runs from July 14 through August 19, 2013.... (more...)
eighth blackbird Plays 2-Concert Residency at Texas Performing Arts, 1/28 & 2/4 eighth blackbird Plays 2-Concert Residency at Texas Performing Arts, 1/28 & 2/4
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2013

On the heels of their 2012 Grammy Award for the recording of Steve Mackey's Lonely Motel: Music from Slide, new music ensemble eighth blackbird returns to Texas Performing Arts for ten days of residency activities, bookended by two completely different concert programs. This sextet combines the fine... (more...)
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Announces 2013-14 Season Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Announces 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2013

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra announces the highly anticipated inaugural season of Louis Langrée, the Orchestra's 13th Music Director. Mr. Langrée will take up the baton at historic Music Hall for six of 20 thrilling subscription concert weekends for the 118 year-old Orchestra. The season lineup... (more...)




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