|San Francisco Symphony Adds Updates, Guest Appearances, to Summer Concert Series|
May 25, 16
SAN FRANCISCO (May 25) – The San Francisco Symphony announces new updates to its annual Summer with the Symphony series, which runs July 4–29at Davies Symphony Hall and at other outdoor locations thro...
|George London Foundation Announces 2016-17 Season|
May 19, 16
Upon the conclusion of the 20th year of its celebrated recital series, which was marked with a gala in April featuring some of opera's most prominent American and Canadian stars, the Foundation announ...
|BWW Previews: SHOT! A WORLD PREMIERE presented by NICKEL CITY OPERA AT SHEA'S BUFFALO THEATRE|
by Michael Rabice - May 16, 16
Out of a sense of homegrown spirit and pride, Nickel City Opera enlisted the 27 time ASCAP award winning composer, Persis Vehar to set a libretto to music based on the assassination of President Willi...
|Rite of Summer Music Festival Announces 2016 Lineup on Governors Island|
May 13, 16
Blair McMillen and Pam Goldberg are thrilled to present the sixth season of the Rite of Summer Music Festival, taking place Summer 2016 on Governors Island, New York City. Rite of Summer will present ...
|Adelphi Orchestra to Present WAGNER MASTERWORKS This Sunday at the DiMenna Center|
May 11, 16
The Adelphi Orchestra presents 'Wagner Masterworks: Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod and Die Walkure : Act 1' on Sunday May 15 at 7:30 PM at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music in New York...
|Michelle DeYoung to Replace Eric Owens with the New York Philharmonic|
May 10, 16
Mezzo-soprano Michelle DeYoung will replace The Mary and James G. Wallach Artist-in-Residence Eric Owens, who has withdrawn due to illness, on advisement from his doctor, in selections from Mahler's D...
|BWW Classical Music News: Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Presents the World Premiere of EVIDENCE by Matthew Aucoin, 5/14|
May 10, 16
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) presents the world premiere of Evidence by gifted composer/conductor/poet Matthew Aucoin, the Metropolitan Opera's youngest-ever assistant conductor, who conducts ...
|BWW Opera Review: Few Sparks from Opera Orchestra in Donizetti's Formulaic PARISINA D'ESTE|
by Richard Sasanow - May 09, 16
Those of us with long enough memories can recall some exciting nights at Opera Orchestra of New York's concerts at Carnegie Hall, with Eve Queler at the helm. It's reputed that Donizetti's PARISINA D'...
|The Mariinsky Orchestra Performs 'Pray for Palmyra. Music Revives Ancient Ruins' Concert|
May 05, 16
On May 5, at 17:00 Moscow time [14:00 GMT], the Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra, conducted by People's Artist of Russia Valery Gergiev, held the 'Pray for Palmyra. Music Revives Ancient Ruins' co...
|BWW Opera Review: Oh, To Be Abducted from This SERAGLIO at the Met|
by Richard Sasanow - May 04, 16
I wonder whether James Levine imagined that Mozart's DIE ENFUHRUNG AUS DEM SERAIL (THE ABDUCTION FROM THE SERAGLIO) would be his swan song as Music Director of the Metropolitan Opera. I think he might...
|Cygnus Ensemble to Celebrate Milton Babbitt at Symphony Space|
May 02, 16
On May 19 at Symphony Space, Cygnus Ensemble will celebrate the music of American luminary Milton Babbitt, an iconic, sometimes controversial Princeton-based composer, teacher, and musical statesman w...
|Adelphi Orchestra Presents WAGNER MASTERWORKS: A GRAND MOTHER'S DAY PERFORMANCE on 5/8|
April 30, 16
The Adelphi Orchestra, celebrating its 62nd season of 'Music for All' presents a Grand Mother's Day concert Sunday May 8th in New Jersey. 'Wagner Masterworks: Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebesto...
|Diversity Fellows Announced for Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra at UC-CCM|
April 29, 16
Following a rigorous application and audition process, the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) have selected five outstanding strin...
|MasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEAS with Kelli O'Hara and Victoria Clark Opens Tonight|
April 28, 16
MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale) continues the 2015-2016 season with Henry Purcell and Nahum Tate's tempestuous Baroque opera, DIDO AND AENEAS, tonight, April 28, 2016 at 7pm and tomorro...
|2016 NY PHIL BIENNIAL Announces Webcasts, Broadcasts, and Recordings|
April 26, 16
A range of performances and events from the 2016 NY PHIL BIENNIAL will be made available through live video webcasts, live audio streams, and on-demand video and audio, several in partnership with WQX...
|BWW Opera Review: Met's New ELEKTRA Has the Cast and Conductor--But Where's the Catharsis?|
by Richard Sasanow - April 26, 16
The Met's new production of Richard Strauss's ELEKTRA is something to behold, with Vincent Huguet recreating the original by the late Patrice Chereau from France's Aix-en-Provence Festival. Starring t...
|The Cecilia Chorus of New York Presents Beethoven's Missa Solemnis at Carnegie Hall on 5/6|
April 23, 16
The Cecilia Chorus of New York, Mark Shapiro, Music Director will present Beethoven's Missa Solemnis, op. 123, Friday, May 6 at 8:00 PM in Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, 57th Street ...
|Maestro David Zinman to Lead FAURE REQUIEM with Houston Symphony, 4/28|
April 21, 16
?HOUSTON (April 20, 2016) – Renowned maestro David Zinman will appear with the Houston Symphony and Chorus to conduct the Fauré Requiem at 8 p.m. April 28 and 30 and at 2:30 p.m. May 1. Zinman is the ...
|San Francisco Symphony to Launch SUMMER WITH THE SYMPHONY Series, 7/4|
April 21, 16
SAN FRANCISCO, April 18 – The San Francisco Symphony announces its annual Summer with the Symphony series, which runs July 4-29 at Davies Symphony Hall and at other outdoor locations throughout the Ba...
|The Crossing Joins ICE and Quicksilver for Epic 'SEVEN RESPONSES' Project|
April 20, 16
In its tenth anniversary season, THE CROSSING -- the extraordinary chamber choir from Philadelphia, dedicated to new music and conducted by Donald Nally -- has commissioned seven of the world's foremo...
|MasterVoices' DIDO AND AENEAS with Kelli O'Hara and Victoria Clark Opens Next Week|
April 19, 16
A friendly reminder! MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale) continues the 2015-2016 season with Henry Purcell and Nahum Tate's tempestuous Baroque opera, DIDO AND AENEAS, on April 28, 2016 at ...
|OSM to Premiere Raphael Mostel's 'THE TRAVELS OF BABAR' Orchestral Version|
April 14, 16
The world premiere of the orchestral version of Raphael Mostel's THE TRAVELS OF BABAR: RETURN TO THE LAND OF ELEPHANTS will be presented by the Orchestre symphonique de Montreal, conducted by Dina Gil...
|JCC Manhattan's PREformances with Allison Charney Concludes Tomorrow, 4/11|
by Louisa Brady - April 10, 16
JCC Manhattan proudly presents PREformances with Allison Charney featuring violinists Laura Jean Goldberg, Ani Bukujian and Alexandros Martino Petrin, violist Lisa Heffter, cellist Roberta Cooper, pia...
|California Symphony Announces 30th Season|
April 05, 16
The California Symphony celebrates its 30th season in 2016-17 and its fourth season with Music Director Donato Cabrera, with a year of special programming that highlights the music by a Young American...
|New York Philharmonic's 'Concerts in the Parks' to Return for 51st Season This June|
April 04, 16
The 2016 New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks, Presented by Didi and Oscar Schafer, will return for the 51st season with five free outdoor concerts, conducted by Music Director Alan Gilbert, on...