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RHODE ISLAND CLASSICAL MUSIC NEWS COVERAGE

The latest news on performances of Classical Music in Rhode Island.

RI Philharmonic to Present ROMANTIC CHOPIN Featuring Pianist Sara Davis Buechner & Mo Photo RI Philharmonic to Present ROMANTIC CHOPIN Featuring Pianist Sara Davis Buechner & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - January 05, 2023

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra will present Romantic Chopin. Tania Miller conducts Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, Chopin's Piano Concerto No.1, featuring the return of pianist Sara Davis Buechner, and more....
The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra to Present Renee Fleming in June 2023 Photo The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra to Present Renee Fleming in June 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - December 12, 2022

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra will present its Annual Gala Concert with Metropolitan Opera star Renee Fleming. Conducted by Leonard Slatkin, the performance will include Strauss' Four Last Songs and more....
The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra to Present ROMANTIC CHOPIN in January Photo The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra to Present ROMANTIC CHOPIN in January
by Chloe Rabinowitz - December 12, 2022

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra will present Romantic Chopin. Tania Miller conducts Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, Chopin's Piano Concerto No.1, featuring Janina Fialkowska at the piano, and Dvorak's Symphony No.8 in a Side-by-Side performance with students from the Rhode Isla...
Aurea Ensemble Presents Dylan Thomas' A CHILD'S CHRISTMAS IN WALES  Photo Aurea Ensemble Presents Dylan Thomas' A CHILD'S CHRISTMAS IN WALES 
by A.A. Cristi - November 28, 2022

Aurea Ensemble presents its annual holiday concert, A Child's Christmas in Wales on Sunday, December 11, 3pm at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, 50 Orchard Ave, in Providence. ...
The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra to Present THE FOUR SEASONS in December Photo The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra to Present THE FOUR SEASONS in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - November 14, 2022

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra will present The Four Seasons. Jaime Laredo conducts Bach's Concerto for Violin and Oboe (Saturday only), featuring Laredo on violin and Cheryl Bishkoff on oboe, Mozart's Symphony No. 31 (Paris), and Vivaldi's The Four Seasons....
The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Presents OLGA KERN PLAYS BEETHOVEN Photo The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Presents OLGA KERN PLAYS BEETHOVEN
by A.A. Cristi - October 17, 2022

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra presents TACO Classical Series concert, Olga Kern Plays Beethoven, on Saturday, November 12th at 8:00pm at The VETS, Providence. ...
Former Rhode Island Philharmonic Music Director Larry Rachleff Has Passed Away Photo Former Rhode Island Philharmonic Music Director Larry Rachleff Has Passed Away
by A.A. Cristi - August 10, 2022

Larry Rachleff, former Music Director of the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra, passed away on  August 8th in Houston, TX. He served as Music Director from 1996-2017 and conducted his final  concerts with the orchestra in May 2017, his farewell as Music Director. That concert featured his wife, me...
Ukrainian Quartet DakhaBrakha Brings Urgent Global Message To Providence: “No War. St Photo Ukrainian Quartet DakhaBrakha Brings Urgent Global Message To Providence: “No War. Stop Putin.”
by A.A. Cristi - August 08, 2022

FirstWorks, a Providence-based nonprofit dedicated to connecting art with audiences, presented Ukrainian indie-folk quartet DakhaBrakha at Providence's The Strand Ballroom & Theatre on Sunday, August 7, 2022. ...
Newport Classical Announces 2022-2023 Chamber Series Concerts - The Parker Quartet, A Photo Newport Classical Announces 2022-2023 Chamber Series Concerts - The Parker Quartet, Adam W. Sadberry & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 19, 2022

Fresh from its successful summer festival, Newport Classical will continue its commitment to ongoing year-round programming with a full season, eight-concert Chamber Series running from September 2022 through June 2023 at the organization’s home venue, the Recital Hall at Emmanuel Church (42 Dearbor...
The Rhode Island Philharmonic to Present Summer Pops Series, A NIGHT AT THE OSCARS Photo The Rhode Island Philharmonic to Present Summer Pops Series, A NIGHT AT THE OSCARS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 08, 2022

The Rhode Island Philharmonic will present its Summer Pops series, A Night at the Oscars. The dynamic Troy Quinn conducts the Rhode Island Philharmonic Pops Orchestra in iconic music from Oscar Award-winning movies including Star Wars, Titanic, The Godfather, The Magnificent Seven, Breakfast at Tiff...
Junction Trio, Spektral Quartet, Black Oak Ensemble to Appear at Newport Classical Mu Photo Junction Trio, Spektral Quartet, Black Oak Ensemble to Appear at Newport Classical Music Festival
by A.A. Cristi - June 02, 2022

Three stellar chamber ensembles –– Junction Trio (July 3), Black Oak Ensemble (July 6), and Spektral Quartet (July 10) –– are coming to Newport next month to perform at The Breakers (44 Ochre Point Ave.) as part of the 2022 Newport Classical Music Festival (formerly Newport Music Festival), which ru...
Rite Of Summer Music Festival Kicks Off This Weekend With Grand Band! Photo Rite Of Summer Music Festival Kicks Off This Weekend With Grand Band!
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2022

Pam Goldberg and Blair McMillen will present the 11th Season of the Rite of Summer Music Festival, taking place Summer 2022 on Governors Island, New York City. Rite of Summer will present four free outdoor concerts from May through September....