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Metropolis Ensemble Announces 2017-18 Season Metropolis Ensemble Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

Grammy-nominated Metropolis Ensemble looks forward to a prototypical season in 2017-18. This fall, Metropolis presents a five-concert piano mini-series at its loft (a former art gallery) in lower Manhattan in collaboration with long-time Metropolis associate, pianist David Kaplan. In December, the e... (more...)
Bill Charlap Leonard Bernstein Tribute Set for 3/3 at Landmark Bill Charlap Leonard Bernstein Tribute Set for 3/3 at Landmark
by BWW News Desk - September 06, 2017

Bill Charlap, considered to be one of the premiere interpreters of the music of Leonard Bernstein, brings his celebrated Trio to the Jeanne Rimsky stage on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 8 PM for an evening of music by one of America's great composers.... (more...)
Hoff Barthelson Contemporary Festival To Feature Two World Premieres Hoff Barthelson Contemporary Festival To Feature Two World Premieres
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

Hoff-Barthelson Music School's 28th Annual Festival of Contemporary Music, held Monday, May 15, 2017, through Sunday, May 21, 2017 will include two world premieres commissioned by the School.... (more...)
Los Angeles Children's Chorus To Hold Auditions, 6/1-4 Los Angeles Children's Chorus To Hold Auditions, 6/1-4
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

Los Angeles Children's Chorus (LACC), one of the nation's leading children's choirs, is holding annual auditions for boys and girls ages 8 (by September 1, 2017) to 12 on June 1-4, 2017 (times vary), at Pasadena Presbyterian Church in  Pasadena. ... (more...)
Carnegie Hall Announces LINK UP School Program Carnegie Hall Announces LINK UP School Program
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

Now in its 32nd season, Link Up is the longest-running school program of Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute (WMI). Designed for students in grades 3–5, the program facilitates deeper connections between the concert hall and the classroom through an instrument-focused curriculum that culminates in... (more...)
SFCM Orchestra Performs Works by Crawford Seeger, Barber, and Stravinsky 5/6 SFCM Orchestra Performs Works by Crawford Seeger, Barber, and Stravinsky 5/6
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

The Conservatory Orchestra closes out the year with a program of 20th-century masterpieces, highlighting SFCM's spring focus on folk influences. Ruth Crawford Seeger's Rissolty, Rossolty explores heavy use of folk tunes, and the score to the iconic ballet, Petrushka, is ripe with Russian songs, expr... (more...)
Philly POPS Offers Free Tickets for MEMORIAL SALUTE Concert, 5/27 Philly POPS Offers Free Tickets for MEMORIAL SALUTE Concert, 5/27
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

The Philly POPS announced today that Memorial Salute — Philadelphia's only concert in honor of Memorial Day — returns to the Mann Center on May 27, 2017 and the public may sign-up for FREE tickets.... (more...)
Utah Symphony Announce LA LA LAND in Concert, 6/24 Utah Symphony Announce LA LA LAND in Concert, 6/24
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

The Utah Symphony and United Concerts today announced that the world tour of “La La Land” in Concert will come to Utah at West Valley City's USANA Amphitheatre on Saturday, June 24, 2017. Erik Ochsner will conduct composer Justin Hurwitz' Oscar®-winning score and Oscar®-winning song “City of Stars” ... (more...)
Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces New Season Of MetLife Performances Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces New Season Of MetLife Performances
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2017

The Met announces the new season of MetLiveArts, the Museum's performance series that, over the past five seasons, has emerged as a vital part of the contemporary live-arts scene in New York City and a leader in genre-defying performance work.... (more...)
Concerts At St. Thomas Presents St. Thomas Choir Of Men And Boys, 5/11 Concerts At St. Thomas Presents St. Thomas Choir Of Men And Boys, 5/11
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2017

On Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 7:30 pm Concerts at Saint Thomas presents the Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys in their final concert of the season featuring a rare performance of George Shearing's Songs and Sonnets from Shakespeare.... (more...)
Sharon Isbin To Perform Corigliano Concerto With American Composers Orchestra, 5/23 Sharon Isbin To Perform Corigliano Concerto With American Composers Orchestra, 5/23
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2017

Multiple GRAMMY Award-winning guitarist Sharon Isbin will perform John Corigliano's Troubadours: Variations for Guitar & Orchestra, written for Isbin,  with the American Composers Orchestra on May 23at Symphony Space at 8 pm. ... (more...)
Portland Youth Philharmonic To Premiere Debra Kaye's IKARUS AMONG THE STARS, 5/7 Portland Youth Philharmonic To Premiere Debra Kaye's IKARUS AMONG THE STARS, 5/7
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Composer Debra Kaye's Ikarus Among the Stars will premiere with the Portland Youth Philharmonic at 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 7 at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland, OR. ... (more...)
Paquito D'Rivera And Students From Celia Cruz High School Of Music Present LOS SUENOS DEL CARIBE, 5/13 Paquito D'Rivera And Students From Celia Cruz High School Of Music Present LOS SUENOS DEL CARIBE, 5/13
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Grammy-winning Cuban-American jazz legend Paquito D'Rivera and students from the Celia Cruz Bronx High School of Music will premiere a new work of poetry and music celebrating the natural and cultural diversity of the Caribbean.... (more...)
Symphony Space Presents FUSE PROJECT Symphony Space Presents FUSE PROJECT
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Symphony Space's FUSE PROJECT returns this year to conclude the 16/17 season with a blast of creative energy. Launched last year by Artistic Director Andrew Byrne as a weeklong showcase for artistic and intellectual innovation, it has grown to become Symphony Space's most expansive and ambitious Pro... (more...)
Riccardo Muti Conducts the Chicago Symphony in Three Weeks of Subscription Concerts Riccardo Muti Conducts the Chicago Symphony in Three Weeks of Subscription Concerts
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2017

Music Director Riccardo Muti returns in April to lead the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) in three weeks of subscription concerts.  Muti and the CSO conclude the CSO's season-long presentation of Beethoven's piano concertos in a performance of the Piano Concerto No. 5 (Emperor) with Radu Lupu as so... (more...)