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BIO: Yo-Yo Ma’s multi-faceted career is testament to his continual search for new ways to communicate with audiences, and to his personal desire for artistic growth and renewal. Whether performing new or f... (read more...)

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Billy Childs Jazz Quartet, Barbara Carroll & More Come to Birdland, Beginning 2/16 Billy Childs Jazz Quartet, Barbara Carroll & More Come to Birdland, Beginning 2/16
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its schedule for February 16 - February 22, including the Billy Childs Jazz Quartet, Barbara Carroll, Jazz Party with Natalie Douglas, and more. Details below!... (more...)
FirstWorks to Welcome NOCHE FLAMENCA, 3/27 FirstWorks to Welcome NOCHE FLAMENCA, 3/27
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2015

FirstWorks presents Spain's most authentic flamenco touring company, SOLEDAD BARRIO and NOCHE FLAMENCA in a searing, spellbinding evening of incomparable flamenco dance, song (cante flamenco), and guitar.... (more...)
Elizabeth Tryon Announces Latest Music Video 'Hot Stuff' Elizabeth Tryon Announces Latest Music Video 'Hot Stuff'
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2015

Elizabeth Tryon announced the re-launch of her website www.elizabethtryon.com and the release of her highly anticipated video, a comedic remake of Donna Summer's 'Hot Stuff' on YouTube... (more...)
Rosanne Cash Will Be Carnegie Hall's 'Perspectives' Artist in 2015-16 Rosanne Cash Will Be Carnegie Hall's 'Perspectives' Artist in 2015-16
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

As part of its 2015-2016 season announcement, Carnegie Hall today shared that singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash will curate a four-concert Perspectives series at the Hall beginning in October 2015.... (more...)
AMERICAN CLASSICAL ORCHESTRA to Present 'As the Masters Heard It,' 3/12 AMERICAN CLASSICAL ORCHESTRA to Present 'As the Masters Heard It,' 3/12
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

?On Thursday, March 12 at 8:00PM at Alice Tully Hall, the American Classical Orchestra, conducted byMaestro Thomas Crawford, presents Schubert's Symphony No. 9 'Great', Mozart's Mass in C 'Coronation'... (more...)
Carnegie Hall to Welcome Alan Gilbert, Marin Alsop & More During 2015-16 Season Carnegie Hall to Welcome Alan Gilbert, Marin Alsop & More During 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Clive Gillinson, Executive and Artistic Director, today announced Carnegie Hall's 2015-2016 season consisting of more than 170 concerts as well as wide-ranging education and community programs created by Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute. The upcoming season includes performances by many of the ... (more...)
Daphne Rubin-Vega and Camille Zamora to Team with Sonnambula 2/5 at Hispanic Society Daphne Rubin-Vega and Camille Zamora to Team with Sonnambula 2/5 at Hispanic Society
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2015

Broadway star Daphne Rubin-Vega and acclaimed soprano Camille Zamora join forces with Sonnambula as the concert series at The Hispanic Society of America continues in 2015 with Zarzuela: Musica de Teatro from the Siglo de Oro (Zarzuela: Theatrical Music from the Spanish Golden Age).... (more...)
PBS Announces Premiere Dates for Billy Porter, Norm Lewis LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER Concerts PBS Announces Premiere Dates for Billy Porter, Norm Lewis LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER Concerts
by TV News Desk - January 20, 2015

Today, PBS announced two upcoming broadcasts, featuring Broadway's Billy Porter and Norm Lewis.... (more...)
John Pizzarelli Quartet, Marilyn Maye, Broadway Belts for PFF and More Come to Birdland in Feb 2015 John Pizzarelli Quartet, Marilyn Maye, Broadway Belts for PFF and More Come to Birdland in Feb 2015
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its February 2015 schedule, featuring John Pizzarelli Quartet, Marilyn Maye, Sarah Gazarek, Billy Childs Jazz Quartet, The 5th Annual Broadway Belts for PFF, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, and more. Details below!... (more...)
Bagpiper Cristina Pato to Perform at Ware Center, 1/28 Bagpiper Cristina Pato to Perform at Ware Center, 1/28
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

Bagpiper, pianist and composer Cristina Pato will perform at the Ware Center of Millersville University on Wednesday, Jan. 28, at 7:30 p.m., as part of the performing arts center's World Music and Festivals series. The concert is made possible by an ArtsConnect grant from the Mid Atlantic Arts Found... (more...)
Bela Fleck to Perform with The Knights at Schimmel Center, 1/28 Bela Fleck to Perform with The Knights at Schimmel Center, 1/28
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

On Wednesday, January 28, banjo legend Béla Fleck will join Brooklyn's own innovative chamber orchestra, The Knights, at Schimmel Center at Pace University to kick off a seven-state East Coast tour. The concert features the title track of the orchestra's brand new album, being released on January 26... (more...)
Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble to Perform with New York Philharmonic & Tour U.S. Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble to Perform with New York Philharmonic & Tour U.S.
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

Hailed by the Seattle Times for 'its wonderful juxtaposition of cultures, instruments, ancient works and new compositions,' Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble will bring its signature musical encounters between foreign and familiar to audiences across the U.S.... (more...)
Aoife O'Donovan to Play Eccles Center, 1/17 Aoife O'Donovan to Play Eccles Center, 1/17
by BWW News Desk - January 05, 2015

Singer-songwriter-guitarist Aoife O'Donovan – who founded and fronted the bluegrass band Crooked Still – is now a “formidable folk-pop solo artist” (NPR). The guitar-strumming, feathery-voiced, soulful O'Donovan steps into The Eccles Center spotlight on Saturday, January 17. Concert starts at 7:30 p... (more...)
The Nile Project to Perform at Meany Hall, 1/30 The Nile Project to Perform at Meany Hall, 1/30
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

Inspired by Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Project, Egyptian musicologist Mina Girgis and Ethiopian-American singer Meklit Hadero created their own, localized concert experience -- one that uses the power of music to raise awareness of the cultural and environmental challenges along the world's longest river.... (more...)
A Far Cry's 'Dreams & Prayers' Nominated for Grammy Award A Far Cry's 'Dreams & Prayers' Nominated for Grammy Award
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2014

Dreams & Prayers, the first album on A Far Cry's in-house record label Crier Records, has received a Grammy® nomination, the group's first, in the category “Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance.”... (more...)
So Who Were the Celebrities Singing on COLBERT's All-Star Finale? Check Out the Full List! So Who Were the Celebrities Singing on COLBERT's All-Star Finale? Check Out the Full List!
by TV News Desk - December 19, 2014

The distinguished group of celebrities ran the gamut from the fields of film, TV, theater, literature and politics. Check out the impressive list below... (more...)
Stephen Colbert to Host 37th ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS Tonight Stephen Colbert to Host 37th ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS Tonight
by TV News Desk - December 07, 2014

Stephen Colbert will host THE 37TH ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS, tonight, to be broadcast Tuesday, Dec. 30 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Singer Al Green, actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks, ballerina Patricia McBride, singer-songwriter Sting, and comedienne Lily Tomlin are the 201... (more...)
Warner Classics Signs Cutting-Edge New York Orchestra THE KNIGHTS Warner Classics Signs Cutting-Edge New York Orchestra THE KNIGHTS
by BWW News Desk - December 01, 2014

Flexible in size and repertory, and dedicated to transforming the concert experience, The Knights have been hailed as 'the next generation of classical music' (Performance Todayhost Fred Child). Now, marking their debut as exclusive Warner Classics artists, the ground beneath our feet epitomizes the... (more...)
Chris Brown, Pharrell Williams, Beyonce Among Top Winners at SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2014 Chris Brown, Pharrell Williams, Beyonce Among Top Winners at SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2014
by BWW News Desk - December 01, 2014

SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2014 celebrated and honored soul music's brightest new stars as well as R&B's greatest legends during the star-studded show, which aired on CENTRIC and BET on November 30, 2014.... (more...)
All-Star 'AIDS QUILT SONGBOOK' CD Features Sharon Stone, Ansel Elgort, Yo-Yo Ma and More All-Star 'AIDS QUILT SONGBOOK' CD Features Sharon Stone, Ansel Elgort, Yo-Yo Ma and More
by BWW News Desk - November 30, 2014

An all-star cast of renowned singers and instrumentalists comes together on one CD to sing for hope and in the cause of supporting AIDS research.... (more...)
Stephen Colbert to Host 37th ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS on CBS Stephen Colbert to Host 37th ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS on CBS
by TV News Desk - November 19, 2014

Stephen Colbert will host THE 37TH ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS, to be broadcast Tuesday, Dec. 30 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.... (more...)
Noam Pikelny Plays CAPA Tonight Noam Pikelny Plays CAPA Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2014

Arguably two of the most celebrated roots musicians of their generation, Aoife O'Donovan (Crooked Still) and Noam Pikelny (Punch Brothers) have been crossing paths at venues and festivals for the last decade.... (more...)
Kean Stage Welcomes Bobby McFerrin Tonight Kean Stage Welcomes Bobby McFerrin Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2014

Kean Stage will present ten-time Grammy Award-winner Bobby McFerrin in Wilkins Theatre tonight, November 8 at 7:30 p.m. McFerrin is an eternal seeker, always defying the music industry'­s practical impulse to pigeonhole artists. His diversity and range are incomparable.... (more...)
Red House Welcomes BowSmack This Weekend Red House Welcomes BowSmack This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2014

Red House Arts Center will welcome nationally known duo BowSmack who will perform this weekend, November 7th and 8th at 8pm in the Redhouse Theatre. BowSmack is the fusion of Mike Block's versatile cello playing with Tupac Mantilla's “anything goes” percussions approach, featuring explorations of P... (more...)
Bela Fleck to Perform with The Knights at Schimmel Center in January Bela Fleck to Perform with The Knights at Schimmel Center in January
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2014

Schimmel Center at Pace University announces the addition of Béla Fleck to the previously announced performance of The Knights, New York City's innovative chamber orchestra, taking place on January 28, 2015. Known for transforming the concert experience and driven by an open-minded spirit of camarad... (more...)






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