|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...
|BWW Interview: With CHARLIE PARKER'S YARDBIRD, Tenor Lawrence Brownlee Goes from Bel Canto to Bebop|
by Richard Sasanow - April 04, 16
Tenor Lawrence Brownlee, who's justly acclaimed for his high notes--forget about a high C; how about an F above that!?--just finished the New York premiere of the Daniel Schnyder opera CHARLIE PARKER'...
|BWW Review: Radvanovsky Completes Donizetti Hat Trick with Potent DEVEREUX at the Met|
by Richard Sasanow - April 01, 16
“The Tudor Trilogy” --putting together Donizetti's ANNA BOLENA, MARIA STUARDA and ROBERTO DEVEREUX--was fabricated to light Beverly Sills' fire as “America's Queen of Opera” at the old New York City O...
|BWW Review: Audience LOVE-fest for Grigolo in Met's Cartoon-y ELISIR D'AMORE|
by Richard Sasanow - March 29, 16
Vittorio Grigolo's fans were out in force last week when he took on the star-tenor role of Nemorino in Donizetti's L'ELISIR D'AMORE (THE ELIXIR OF LOVE) at the Met and it seemed like they'd taken a po...
|The New York Choral Society to Present Handel's ISRAEL IN EGYPT|
March 28, 16
The New York Choral Society will present Handel's biblical oratorio Israel in Egypt under the baton of Music Director David Hayes, on Tuesday evening, May 10th, 2016, 8pm at Carnegie Hall's Stern Audi...
|Maiko Souda and Metropolitan Opera Tenor Francisco Casanova Set to Perform at Church of Christ and St. Steven's|
March 27, 16
On Sunday April 10th, there will be concert that will feature soprano Maiko Souda and Metropolitan Opera tenor Francisco Casanova accompanied at the piano by Yumi Hashimoto. This concert will take pla...
|BWW Review: If It's Monday, It Must Be Puccini - Opolais is a Ravishing MADAMA BUTTERFLY at the Met|
by Richard Sasanow - March 25, 16
MADAMA BUTTERFLY was never my favorite Puccini until the current production conceived by Anthony Minghella. Before, Butterfly always seemed too submissive, Pinkerton too brutish and their child, well,...
|Oakland Symphony to Conclude Season with Tracy Silverman & More, 5/20|
March 24, 16
Oakland, March 23, 2016 – The Oakland Symphony, Music Director and Conductor Michael Morgan, the Oakland Symphony Chorus and guest artists Tracy Silverman, electric violin, and soprano Nicole Joseph w...
|BWW Review: The Audience Cheers Tenor Camarena in Delightful DON PASQUALE at the Met|
by Richard Sasanow - March 23, 16
Point/counterpoint: As if to set off its trio of Elizabethan tragedies by Donizetti, the Met is presenting two of the master's comedies. First up: DON PASQUALE, and it was a pip. (The other is L'ELISI...
|Marin Alsop to Lead Baltimore Symphony in Mahler and Puts at Carnegie Hall|
March 21, 16
Carnegie Hall presents the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) -- currently celebrating its centennial season -- in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage on Saturday, April 16 at 8:00 p.m.
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by BWW - March 20, 16
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