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Isaac Stern

Date of Death: September 22, 2001 (81)

Birth Place: Kremenets, RUSSIA

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Review: FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN CONCERT Breathes Life into an Old Favorite at Heinz Hall

The rediscovered orchestrations of John Williams make a beloved musical just that much better. If you were a movie or musical fan during the VHS era, you likely remember Fiddler on the Roof as one of those unwieldy three-hour films that require two different cassette tapes to watch in full, like Titanic.

 American Symphony Orchestra and Bard Festival Chorale Perform Schoenberg's Gurre-Lieder Next Month

Music Director Leon Botstein leads the American Symphony Orchestra (ASO) and the Bard Festival Chorale in a rare performance of Schoenberg’s massive cantata, Gurre-Lieder, at Carnegie Hall next month.

Carnegie Hall to Present An Evening With John Williams And Yo-Yo Ma in February

Carnegie Hall presents an evening with John Williams and Yo-Yo Ma on February 22. John Williams conducts The Philadelphia Orchestra in this one-night-only benefit concert featuring Yo-Yo Ma.

Award-Winning Sound Designer Nevin Steinberg Will Serve as The Town Hall New Board President

Nevin Steinberg, the award-winning sound designer for such Broadway shows as Hamilton (2015), Sweeney Todd (2023), and Hadestown (2019), will become the President of the Board of Trustees of Town Hall.

THE MUSIC MAN in Concert is Coming to Norwalk in February

THE MUSIC MAN - Concert Version comes to Norwalk with a stellar cast and the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra.

DSO, LPO, And ACO Partner With Ukrainian Composer Victoria Poleva In Concert Video Supporting Direct Relief

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, and American Composers Orchestra partner to share the world premiere performance of Ukrainian composer Victoria Vita Poleva’s Symphony No. 4 'The Bell' for cello and orchestra.

Young Concert Artists Names Joan and Irwin Jacobs Fellowship

​​​​​​​ Young Concert Artists, one of the oldest organizations devoted to the incubation of young artists, is thrilled to announce that Joan and Irwin Jacobs have pledged a $1,500,000 gift in three annual installments in support of the newly-named YCA Jacobs Fellowship, a three-year program designed to offer unparalleled support and career guidance for the most promising young musicians ready for accelerated career growth

Jennifer Koh Featured in Fortas Chamber Music Concerts, Fall & Winter Programming

The 2023–2024 season of Fortas Chamber Music Concerts is set to continue with late fall and winter programming including two performances by Artistic Director Jennifer Koh and two concerts by esteemed ensembles.

The San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra to Perform Five Concerts In The 2023-24 Season

Don't miss the SF Symphony Youth Orchestra and Daniel Stewart as they take the stage for five incredible concerts in the 2023-24 season. Find out when and where you can catch these talented performers in action.

The 92nd Street Y at the Kaufmann Concert Hall To Present Violinist Gil Shaham and Pianist Akira Eguchi

Gil Shaham, violin with Akira Eguchi, piano, will be performing at the 92nd Street Y in New York on November 17, 2023. The concert will feature a repertoire including Faure's A-Major Sonata and Avner Dorman's 'Nigunim.' Don't miss this must-see concert for violin music lovers.

Renowned Pianist Michael Stephen Brown To Appear At Wolf Trap Chamber Music At The Barnes For Two Concerts November 3 & 4

Renowned pianist Michael Stephen Brown will be performing at Wolf Trap Chamber Music at The Barnes for two concerts on November 3 & 4, 2023. He will be joined by violinist Pinchas Zukerman and cellist Amanda Forsyth for a program celebrating Zukerman's 75th birthday. The concert will feature works by Mozart, Mendelssohn, and Dvořák. General admission tickets are available online. Don't miss this incredible chamber music performance.

Fortas Chamber Music Concerts Announces 2023�"2024 Season Opening Performances

​​​​​​​Fortas Chamber Music Concerts, led by Artistic Director Jennifer Koh at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, begins the 2023–2024 season with a lineup of three recitals by esteemed artists and a valedictory performance by one of the world's premiere string quartets. Upcoming fall performances feature Augustin Hadelich (October 15), the Emerson String Quartet (October 20), Maxim Vengerov (November 14), and Sir Bryn Terfel (November 19).

China National Symphony Orchestra Will Embark on Australia Tour

The China National Symphony Orchestra will make their return to Australia this year after an absence of six years. Over 80 musicians make up this world-class orchestra under the baton of CNSO’s conductor Maestro Li Xincao.

Handel's Judas Maccabaeus, and Dvorak's Requiem & More Set for American Symphony Orchestra 2023-24 Season

The American Symphony Orchestra has announced its 62nd season featuring four full-orchestra programs at Carnegie Hall, Manhattan’s Riverside Church, and more.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra Announces Jaime Laredo's Legacy Concert, May 6

Jaime Laredo, the Vermont Symphony Orchestra's (VSO) Music Director for the past twenty years, returns to the Flynn in Burlington on May 6 2023, to conduct his farewell concert. Originally scheduled for 2020, this program features longtime friends of the VSO and Laredo, violin soloist Bella Hristova and composer David Ludwig, in an inspiring evening of music selected by Laredo to celebrate his tenure with the VSO.

Handel And Haydn Society's Emi Ferguson Performs First Solo With Mozart First Concerto

The Handel and Haydn Society's principal flutist, Emi Ferguson, will make her solo debut with H+H in Mozart's Flute Concerto No. 1 in G Major. The performance will be part of a pair of H+H concerts March 17 + 19, 2023 at New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall. The concerts will show the brilliance of the classical period with works from Mozart + Mendelssohn. David Stern, founder of Opera Fuoco in France, will conduct.

SYMPHONY OF BROTHERHOOD Concert Announced At Wells Cathedral Church This Weekend

The New Jersey-Israel Commission is co-sponsoring a groundbreaking and unforgettable musical experience celebrating the shared fellowship of Black, Jewish and Christian communities on Sunday, February 26 at 6pm in honor of Black History Month.

Comedian Joanne McNally to Present THE PROSECCO EXPRESS at The Town Hall in February

The Town Hall will present two special evenings of comedy with comedian Joanne McNally in The Prosecco Express on February 3 and 4 at 8pm.

Orion String Quartet Announces Retirement at the End of 2023-24 Season

The Orion String Quartet, one of today's leading chamber music ensembles, will retire at the end of the 2023-24 season, concluding an illustrious 36-year partnership.

Meadowmount School Of Music Announces 2023 Session, June 26 To August 11

Meadowmount School of Music, the summer program for young string players in the Adirondack Mountains of New York, will hold its 79th session June 26 – August 11, 2023.

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