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Date of Birth: June 11, 1864
Date of Death: September 08, 1949 (85)
Birth Place: Munich, GERMANY
Gender: Male
New Philharmonic Rings in the New Year with Three Concerts at the MACNew Philharmonic Rings in the New Year with Three Concerts at the MAC
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

New Philharmonic, under the direction of Maestro Kirk Muspratt, performs three "New Year's Eve with an International Twist" concerts at the McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Saturday, Dec. 31 at 2, 5:30 and 9 p.m. The program features classical and pop works plus a celebratory champagne toast and special surprises. Continuing their tradition of featuring soloists from the Lyric Opera Ryan Center for Young Artists, tenor Jesse Donner joins New Philharmonic and Maestro Muspratt for this wonderful New Year's Eve tradition. For the fourth year in a row, 98.7 FM-WFMT will provide a live broadcast of the 5:30 p.m. performance. (more...)

Voiceworks Studio and the Percussion Department Present 'Rhythm & Jingle' at the CIT Cork School of MusicVoiceworks Studio and the Percussion Department Present 'Rhythm & Jingle' at the CIT Cork School of Music
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

If you want to get into the Christmas spirit, - and help raise funds for the CUH charity, then don't miss 'Rhythm and Jingle' at the Cork School of Music on Sunday 11th December at 2pm. The concert features the combined talents of Voiceworks Studio and the CSM's Percussion Department students. (more...)

The Royal Conservatory of Music Announces February ConcertsThe Royal Conservatory of Music Announces February Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

The Royal Conservatory of Music has announced its lineup for February concerts. See the full schedule below: (more...)

Alan Gilbert to Lead NY Phil in World Premiere of HK Gruber's Piano Concerto, 1/5Alan Gilbert to Lead NY Phil in World Premiere of HK Gruber's Piano Concerto, 1/5
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

Music Director Alan Gilbert will lead the New York Philharmonic in the World Premiere of HK Gruber's Piano Concerto - a Philharmonic co-commission with the Berlin Philharmonic, Royal Concertgebouw, and Royal Stockholm Philharmonic orchestras - with pianist Emanuel Ax as soloist; Weill's Little Threepenny Music for Wind Orchestra; and Schubert's Symphony No. 2. The performances will take place Thursday, January 5, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, January 6 at 8:00 p.m.; and Saturday, January 7 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

BWW Review: What it Means to Live with Origin Theatre Company's POISONBWW Review: What it Means to Live with Origin Theatre Company's POISON
by Kristen Morale - Nov 19, 2016

Poison brings two people together in a cemetery to discuss the desecration and movement of their son's grave, as part of the cemetery's plan to expand. In a style that is incredibly that of Waiting for Godot, this divorced couple comes together and must wait for the person who will come speak to them about their son's grave; of course he doesn't show up. Not having seen or heard from one another in ten long years, they awkwardly await the man that is to save them from their discomfort of being reunited; when he never arrives, they begin to talk about the past. (more...)

Pittsburgh Opera Presents Richard Strauss's SALOMEPittsburgh Opera Presents Richard Strauss's SALOME
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2016

Pittsburgh Opera continues its 78th season with Richard Strauss's powerful Salome, at the Benedum Center November 5th-13th. (more...)

JoAnn Falletta Releases MAHLER RecordingJoAnn Falletta Releases MAHLER Recording
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2016

JoAnn Falletta's newest CD, Mahler (arr. Schoenberg): Songs is now available (Naxos 8.573536). Falletta leads the Virginia Arts Festival Chamber Players, and exemplary soloists Baritone Roderick Williams, Tenor Charles Reid and Mezzo Soprano Susan Platts in this recording of Schoenberg's arrangements of Mahler's songs, Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (Songs of a Wayfarer) (arr. A. Schoenberg for voice and ensemble) and Das Lied von der Erde (The Song of the Earth) (arr. A. Schoenberg for voice and ensemble). (more...)

Jeremy Denk Delivers Brahms' First Concerto As Pacific Symphony Pays Tribute To The Waltz With Works By Two StraussesJeremy Denk Delivers Brahms' First Concerto As Pacific Symphony Pays Tribute To The Waltz With Works By Two Strausses
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

Pacific Symphony, led by Music Director Carl St.Clair, prepares to kick off the month of December and everyone's favorite holiday season with a tribute to the charming Viennese waltz that is sure to sweep the audience off its feet! Featuring Richard Strauss' Suite from "Der Rosenkavalier" and Johann Strauss Jr.'s "On the Beautiful Blue Danube," the concert transports the listener back to Vienna's golden age. During the 1800s, Vienna was the glittering cultural jewel at the heart of Europe and it was the place where Johannes Brahms spent his entire life. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Patricia Racette and Nmon Ford in Pittsburgh Opera's SALOMEPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek at Patricia Racette and Nmon Ford in Pittsburgh Opera's SALOME
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

Pittsburgh Opera continues its 78th season with Richard Strauss's powerful Salome, at the Benedum Center November 5th -13th.  BroadwayWorld has a first look below! (more...)

Sydney Symphony Orchestra brings 'Summertime' to Sydney with PORGY AND BESSSydney Symphony Orchestra brings 'Summertime' to Sydney with PORGY AND BESS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

In a magnificent finale to the Sydney Symphony Orchestra's 2016 season, Chief Conductor David Robertson will reveal his latest Opera in the Concert Hall presentation - arguably the greatest American opera of all time: The Gershwins®' Porgy and Bess ® by George Gershwin, DuBose and Dorothy Heyward and Ira Gershwin.  (more...)

American Ballet Theatre's 2017 Spring Season at the Metropolitan Opera House AnnouncedAmerican Ballet Theatre's 2017 Spring Season at the Metropolitan Opera House Announced
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2016

American Ballet Theatre's 2017 Spring season at the Metropolitan Opera House, May 15-July 8, will feature the New York Premiere of Alexei Ratmansky's Whipped Cream and the Company Premiere of Ratmansky's Souvenir d'un lieu cher, it was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.   (more...)

Metropolitan Opera Soprano Heidi Grant Murphy Performs Solo RecitalMetropolitan Opera Soprano Heidi Grant Murphy Performs Solo Recital
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2016

Soprano Heidi Grant Murphy, who sang major roles with the Metropolitan Opera for almost 25 years, returns to theChamber Music Society of Detroit series for a recital with pianist Kevin Murphy Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 3:00 PM.  The concert takes place at Oakland University's Varner Recital Hall, located on the Oakland University campus at 2200 N. Squirrel Road in Rochester.  The program includes songs and arias by Schumann, Debussy, Strauss, Puccini, Copland and Obradors.  Tickets are priced at $30 for adults and $15 for students, and may be purchased by phone at248-855-6070 or online at www.CMSDetroit.org. (more...)

Opera at NJPAC Presents Renee FlemingOpera at NJPAC Presents Renee Fleming
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with Renee Fleming. Renee Fleming's radiant voice soars in songs and arias from France and Italy, plus Schumann's exquisite "A Woman's Life and Love," and selections from Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I. Pianist Gerald Martin Moore is accompanist.  (more...)

Cellist Lev Sivkov to Give New York Debut at Carnegie Hall as Winner of the 2015 Naumburg Cello Competition 11/10Cellist Lev Sivkov to Give New York Debut at Carnegie Hall as Winner of the 2015 Naumburg Cello Competition 11/10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

The Walter W. Naumburg Foundation presents Cellist LEV SIVKOV, a native of Russia (Siberia) and currently principal cellist of the Royal Danish Opera Orchestra, in his New York recital debut as the winner of the 2015 Naumburg Cello Competition.  The concert takes place on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 7:30pm in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall.  Mr. Sivkov will be collaborating with the Hungarian Pianist Janos Palojtay. (more...)

Pittsburgh Opera Opens with Verdi's LA TRAVIATA, TodayPittsburgh Opera Opens with Verdi's LA TRAVIATA, Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2016

Pittsburgh Opera opens its 78th season with the Giuseppe Verdi favorite La traviata, at the Benedum Center October 8th -16th. (more...)

Mark Bebbington's Embarks on a Busy New SeasonMark Bebbington's Embarks on a Busy New Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

After Gershwin success, Mark Bebbington embarks on busy new season - in concert hall and studio. After his "Recording of the Month" Gershwin album, the British pianist's new season ranges from the London Philharmonic to the Buffalo Philharmonic, from Grieg to John Ireland, from two national tours to a new CD. (more...)

Brooklyn Art Song Society's 2016-17 Season to Launch This OctoberBrooklyn Art Song Society's 2016-17 Season to Launch This October
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Brooklyn Art Song Society (BASS) is proud to announce its seventh season, beginning in October of 2017. (more...)

New World Symphony Announces 2016-17 WALLCAST Concert SeriesNew World Symphony Announces 2016-17 WALLCAST Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

Led by Co-Founder and Artistic Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT), the New World Symphony, America's Orchestral Academy (NWS), launches the fifth season of its WALLCAST concert series, presented by Citi, onOctober 15. The series features 11 concerts projected on the 7,000 square-foot eastern facade of the New World Center for audiences in adjacent SoundScape Park, which is equipped with over 160 Meyer Sound speakers for an immersive sound experience. (more...)

American Ballet Theatre to Premiere Alexei Ratmansky's Surreal WHIPPED CREAM in Costa MesaAmerican Ballet Theatre to Premiere Alexei Ratmansky's Surreal WHIPPED CREAM in Costa Mesa
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

American Ballet Theatre will present the World Premiere of an all-new production of Whipped Cream, a two-act ballet choreographed by Artist in Residence Alexei Ratmansky, with sets and costumes by artist Mark Ryden, March 15, 2017 at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, California. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 10/1/2016
by - Oct 1, 2016

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 10/1/2016. (more...)

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