PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA

 

BIO: The Philadelphia Orchestra is a symphony orchestra based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the United States. One of the "Big Five" American orchestras, it was founded in 1900. The orchestra's home is... (read more...)

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LiveConnections Celebrates Black History Month With Innovative Partnerships LiveConnections Celebrates Black History Month With Innovative Partnerships
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2017

LiveConnections, Philadelphia's collaborative music-making nonprofit in residence at World Cafe Live, is hosting a series of unique and innovative programs throughout the month of February that celebrate Black History Month through education programs, live performance, and more.... (more...)
SGT. PEPPER'S 50th ANNIVERSARY Coming to Philly Pops Stage SGT. PEPPER'S 50th ANNIVERSARY Coming to Philly Pops Stage
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2017

In honor of the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' groundbreaking record "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" - which Rolling Stone calls the most important rock & roll album ever made - the Philly POPS will perform the album that transformed rock forever on February 3, 4, and 5 at the Kimmel Cente... (more...)
A Concert with Commentary; Jeffrey Siegel to Perform Schubert A Concert with Commentary; Jeffrey Siegel to Perform Schubert
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2017

American pianist Jeffrey Siegel has been a soloist with the world's great orchestras and has collaborated with many of the pre-eminent conductors of our time. In presenting these 'concerts with lively commentary' Mr. Siegel offers comments on the work, the composer, even the times in which the work ... (more...)
CELTIC WOMAN Hold Two Spots on Billboard World Chart CELTIC WOMAN Hold Two Spots on Billboard World Chart
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2017

Multi-platinum international music sensation Celtic Woman's latest studio album VOICES OF ANGELS (released November 18 on Manhattan/Caroline) remains atop the Billboard World chart at #1... (more...)
Ten Students From Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Named To All Star Music Program Ten Students From Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Named To All Star Music Program
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2017

Being named to The School District of Philadelphia's All-City Music Program is a great honor, and this year 10 members of the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra (PYO) have competed and have received honors in the All-City Concerto Competition. ? ?... (more...)
Gabrielle Stravelli to Sing Johnny Mercer at Kitano Jazz This Weekend Gabrielle Stravelli to Sing Johnny Mercer at Kitano Jazz This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - January 06, 2017

GABRIELLE STRAVELLI - the celebrated pop/jazz vocalist and songwriter called an 'outstanding singer' by The Wall Street Journal and 'hotter than the equator' by The Village Voice - will return with her concert celebrating the legendary songwriters Johnny Mercer and Hoagy Carmichael at Kitano Jazz (6... (more...)
LIGHT UP THE NIGHT Concert of Re-Discovered Yiddish Theater Songs Announces Schedule Changes LIGHT UP THE NIGHT Concert of Re-Discovered Yiddish Theater Songs Announces Schedule Changes
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2016

The performance schedule has been changed for 'Light Up The Night,' a theatrical concert of rediscovered and restored Yiddish theater songs by Ellstein, Goldfaden, Olshanetsky, Rumshinsky, and Secunda, to be presented by National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) January 1 in Edmond J. Safra Hall at... (more...)
Heather Headley Among Guests for AN IRISH CHRISTMAS­ - A CELEBRATION OF CAROLS Heather Headley Among Guests for AN IRISH CHRISTMAS­ - A CELEBRATION OF CAROLS
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2016

Renowned music artists and performers Heather Headley, Ricky Skaggs, John Patitucci, David Kim and Laura Story will appear as special guests in selected cities on Keith & Kristyn Getty's annual Christmas concert tour An Irish Christmas – A Celebration of Carols... (more...)
Gabrielle Stravelli Welcomes Vocal Trio Duchess as Special Guest to Launch New CD Gabrielle Stravelli Welcomes Vocal Trio Duchess as Special Guest to Launch New CD
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2016

GABRIELLE STRAVELLI - the celebrated pop/jazz vocalist and songwriter called an "outstanding singer" by The Wall Street Journal and "hotter than the equator" by The Village Voice - will launch her new album Dream Ago at Subculture... (more...)
ROCKTOPIA On Sale Monday! From Mozart to U2- A Powerful Fusion of Classical Music and Classic Rock ROCKTOPIA On Sale Monday! From Mozart to U2- A Powerful Fusion of Classical Music and Classic Rock
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2016

 Live Nation is thrilled to announce the inaugural concert event ROCKTOPIA LIVE: A Classical Revolution.  Thisgroundbreaking live concert performance celebrating the fusion of classical music with classic rock features Cleveland's own Contemporary Youth Orchestra,sitting side by side with select mas... (more...)
Grammy Nominees CELTIC WOMAN 'Voices Of Angels' Debuts At #1 Grammy Nominees CELTIC WOMAN 'Voices Of Angels' Debuts At #1
by BWW News Desk - December 08, 2016

Multi-platinum international music sensation Celtic Woman's latest studio album VOICES OF ANGELS (released November 18 on Manhattan/Caroline) follows in the group's tradition of #1 albums,... (more...)
Gabrielle Stravelli to Celebrate New CD DREAM AGO at SubCulture This December Gabrielle Stravelli to Celebrate New CD DREAM AGO at SubCulture This December
by BWW News Desk - November 30, 2016

Gabrielle Stravelli - the celebrated pop/jazz vocalist and songwriter - will celebrate her new album Dream Ago at Subculture (45 Bleecker Street in New York) on Tuesday, December 13 at 8:30 PM.... (more...)
Celtic Woman New Album, 'Voices of Angels' Out Today Celtic Woman New Album, 'Voices of Angels' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - November 18, 2016

Multi-platinum international music sensation Celtic Woman are set to release their latest studio album VOICES OF ANGELS today (November 18) on Manhattan/Caroline.... (more...)
Soul Sensation Remember Jones Announces 10th Anniversary Revival of BACK TO BLACK; Playing 5 Cities with 15-Piece Orchestra Soul Sensation Remember Jones Announces 10th Anniversary Revival of BACK TO BLACK; Playing 5 Cities with 15-Piece Orchestra
by Kevin Pollack - November 15, 2016

National soul sensation Remember Jones fronts a 15-piece orchestra in back to BACK TO BLACK, a revival and re-creation of the entire 2006 Grammy-award winning, Amy Winehouse album Back to Black, in celebration of the album's 10th anniversary and commemorating 5 years of Amy Winehouse's tragic passin... (more...)
'America's Got Talent' Winner Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. Wraps up 2016 with Holiday Tour & New Album 'America's Got Talent' Winner Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. Wraps up 2016 with Holiday Tour & New Album
by BWW News Desk - November 15, 2016

2016 may have been a year filled with ups and downs for most, but it's been a non-stop rocket ride up for America's Got Talent winner Landau Eugene Murphy Jr.... (more...)
Photo Coverage: The New York Pops Veteran's Day Concert Photo Coverage: The New York Pops Veteran's Day Concert
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - November 12, 2016

On November 11, 2016 at 8:00PM, The New York Pops, led by Music Director and Conductor Steven Reineke, continued its 34th season at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage with Concert for Courage, a program that will commemorate Veterans Day by honoring the brave men and women of the nation... (more...)
The Fab Faux to Honor Sir George Martin at the Beacon This Weekend The Fab Faux to Honor Sir George Martin at the Beacon This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

The Fab Faux will return to the Beacon in New York for a November 12th concert - 'THE ANGEL IN THE DETAILS - A Concert for Sir George Martin' - celebrating the arranger, producer and 'fifth Beatle' and featuring Abbey Road in its entirety. ... (more...)
CHARANGA-FEST to Celebrate Latin Music at Hostos Center Next Month CHARANGA-FEST to Celebrate Latin Music at Hostos Center Next Month
by BWW News Desk - November 05, 2016

Continuing its success of presenting programs that celebrate the popular genres in Latin music, including Boogaloo and Mambo, the Hostos Center presents a nostalgic look back at the Charanga era, based on lively Cuban dances, with 'Charanga-Fest' featuring three of the top Charanga bands in New York... (more...)
Multiple Emmy Award-Winning Irish Pop Tenor Eamonn McCrystal and Chloë Agnew Join Forces for North American Tour Multiple Emmy Award-Winning Irish Pop Tenor Eamonn McCrystal and Chloë Agnew Join Forces for North American Tour
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2016

Multiple Emmy® Award-winning Irish pop tenor Eamonn McCrystal and Chloë Agnew (formerly of Celtic Woman) are joining forces for a North American tour of the US this December. The 15-city “coast-to-coast” tour will kick off on December 3 in Los Angeles, CA at the Grammy Museum at LA Live and crisscro... (more...)
R.E.M.'s Mike Mills to Kick Off First Solo Project R.E.M.'s Mike Mills to Kick Off First Solo Project
by BWW News Desk - October 14, 2016

In celebration of the upcoming release of Concerto for Violin, Rock Band and String Orchestra, the first-ever classical work composed and performed by R.E.M. bassist and songwriter Mike Mills, Rolling Stone is premiering the track “Sonny Side Up,” which they call “a propulsive, upbeat piece full of ... (more...)
CHARANGA-FEST to Celebrate Latin Music at Hostos Center Next Month CHARANGA-FEST to Celebrate Latin Music at Hostos Center Next Month
by BWW News Desk - October 13, 2016

Continuing its success of presenting programs that celebrate the popular genres in Latin music, including Boogaloo and Mambo, the Hostos Center presents a nostalgic look back at the Charanga era, based on lively Cuban dances, with 'Charanga-Fest' featuring three of the top Charanga bands in New York... (more...)
Mike Mills of R.E.M Debuts 'Sonny Side Up' Track Mike Mills of R.E.M Debuts 'Sonny Side Up' Track
by BWW News Desk - October 05, 2016

In celebration of the upcoming release of Concerto for Violin, Rock Band and String Orchestra, the first-ever classical work composed and performed by R.E.M. bassist and songwriter Mike Mills, Rolling Stone is premiering the track 'Sonny Side Up,' which they call 'a propulsive, upbeat piece full of ... (more...)
Harold Lopez-Nussa's EL VIAJE Hits Billboard Jazz Chart; U.S. Tour Starts Next Week Harold Lopez-Nussa's EL VIAJE Hits Billboard Jazz Chart; U.S. Tour Starts Next Week
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2016

'El Viaje (The Journey),' the title track of Cuban pianist and composer Harold López-Nussa's debut release on Mack Avenue Records, seems to sway gently like a boat in the water-as if readying for a voyage or returning to port after arrival-trumpet and voices whispering memories.... (more...)
Celtic Woman Announces 2017 North American Tour & New Album 'Voices of Angels' Celtic Woman Announces 2017 North American Tour & New Album 'Voices of Angels'
by BWW News Desk - September 26, 2016

Multi-platinum international music sensation, Celtic Woman, are returning with a brand new live show, 'Voices Of Angels' for an extensive North American tour in Spring 2017.... (more...)
Philly POPS Opens Season with ELVIS Philly POPS Opens Season with ELVIS
by BWW News Desk - September 26, 2016

The Philly POPS will open its 38th season with ELVIS: The King's Songbook October 21-23 in Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center.... (more...)







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