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La Jolla Music Society Moves to All-Digital 2020-21 Season Photo La Jolla Music Society Moves to All-Digital 2020-21 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2021

La Jolla Music Society has announced it will pivot to only digital programming for the rest of the 2020-21 season, which will go on at the Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center.

The 92nd Street Y Announces Hanna Arie-Gaifman  to Step Down as Director of the Tisch Photo The 92nd Street Y Announces Hanna Arie-Gaifman to Step Down as Director of the Tisch Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2021

The 92nd Street Y announced today that Hanna Arie-Gaifman, longtime Director of the Tisch Center for the Arts, is stepping down from her day-to-day duties. In her 21 years of leadership, Arie-Gaifman oversaw the classical, jazz, and Lyrics & Lyricists concert series, as well as the Unterberg Poetry Center.

The Cleveland Orchestra Announces 'In Focus' Bonus Episodes On Adella Photo The Cleveland Orchestra Announces 'In Focus' Bonus Episodes On Adella
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021

Today, The Cleveland Orchestra announced updates to its February broadcast schedule for the In Focus digital concert series with a pair of bonus episodes featuring the music of Schubert, Mozart, and Bach. The Cleveland Orchestra: In Focus series is available for current subscribers and donors at no additional charge or for Adella Premium subscribers on the Adella digital streaming app and adella.live.

Emanuel Ax, Richard Goode, Daniil Trifonov and More Announced for 92Y's Winter/Spring Photo Emanuel Ax, Richard Goode, Daniil Trifonov and More Announced for 92Y's Winter/Spring Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021

92Y has announced a formidable lineup for its winter/spring season of streaming concerts, February 1 – May 26. From Ax to Vieaux, this season's performers embody the excellence in performance and presentation that audiences have come to expect from 92Y's online recitals.

The Chamber Music Northwest Presents Cellist Alisa Weilerstein & Pianist Inon Barnata Photo The Chamber Music Northwest Presents Cellist Alisa Weilerstein & Pianist Inon Barnatan With THE SINGING CELLO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021

The Chamber Music Northwest 2020-21 Season continues with superstar cellist Alisa Weilerstein and pianist Inon Barnatan with The Singing Cello program. This virtual concert premieres Saturday, January 30 at 7 pm PT on CMNW.org, and can be streamed through Saturday, February 6.

Philharmonia And Esa-Pekka Salonen Present Beethoven's Prometheus Narrated By Stephen Photo Philharmonia And Esa-Pekka Salonen Present Beethoven's Prometheus Narrated By Stephen Fry
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2020

On 4 December 2020, the Philharmonia Orchestra and Esa-Pekka Salonen present the final Philharmonia Session of 2020, filmed and recorded at Battersea Arts Centre.

Washington Performing Arts Announces Dates And Details For All-Online 2021 Home Deliv Photo Washington Performing Arts Announces Dates And Details For All-Online 2021 Home Delivery Plus Series
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2020

Washington Performing Art today announced new program details, streaming dates, and subscription plans with on-sale dates for Home Delivery Plus, its forthcoming all-online series of paid-admission performances and companion experiences. A major expansion of Washington Performing Arts’s Home Delivery online programming—which began in spring 2020—the Home Delivery Plus series offers more than a dozen week-long packages of pre-recorded performances in high-quality audio/video with complementary components like artist interviews, panel discussions, and behind-the-scenes artist footage—all custom-created for this new series.

San Diego Symphony Music Director Extends Contract Through 2026 Photo San Diego Symphony Music Director Extends Contract Through 2026
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

The San Diego Symphony today announced internationally acclaimed conductor and Music Director Rafael Payare will extend his contract with the organization through the 2025-26 season. Payare continues as the 13th music director in the San Diego Symphony's 110-year history and will be in residence 10 weeks every season. Payare will feature concerts at both The Jacobs Music Center's Copley Symphony Hall and The Shell, as well as touring opportunities when travel is able to resume.

San Diego Symphony Music Director Extends Contract Through 2026 Photo San Diego Symphony Music Director Extends Contract Through 2026
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

The San Diego Symphony today announced internationally acclaimed conductor and Music Director Rafael Payare will extend his contract with the organization through the 2025-26 season. Payare continues as the 13th music director in the San Diego Symphony's 110-year history and will be in residence 10 weeks every season. Payare will feature concerts at both The Jacobs Music Center's Copley Symphony Hall and The Shell, as well as touring opportunities when travel is able to resume.

Music Director Rafael Payare Extends Contract With The San Diego Symphony Through the Photo Music Director Rafael Payare Extends Contract With The San Diego Symphony Through the 2025-26 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

The San Diego Symphony today announced internationally acclaimed conductor and Music Director Rafael Payare will extend his contract with the organization through the 2025-26 season

Celebrity Series Of Boston Announces October-December Digital Programming Listings Photo Celebrity Series Of Boston Announces October-December Digital Programming Listings
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2020

Celebrity Series of Boston October--December streaming and live digital events featuring Takács Quartet, cellist Alisa Weilerstein and pianist Inon Barnatan, and folk singer-songwriters Sara and Sean Watkins. Get full details here:

San Diego Symphony Returns To Music On October 23 With A Special Program Photo San Diego Symphony Returns To Music On October 23 With A Special Program
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2020

The San Diego Symphony returns to music by presenting its first orchestral performance in nearly seven months with a special program on Friday, October 23 at 7 p.m. Music Director Rafael Payare conducts musicians of the San Diego Symphony in Beethoven's Triple Concerto, featuring solos by renowned cellist Alisa Weilerstein, pianist and music director for La Jolla Music Society SummerFest Inon Barnatan, and San Diego Symphony Concertmaster Jeff Thayer.

The Hopkins Center Launches Season Of Virtual Concerts, Talks, and More Photo The Hopkins Center Launches Season Of Virtual Concerts, Talks, and More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2020

The 2020/21 Season at the Hopkins Center for the Arts has launched with a program of passionate and acclaimed artists making the kind of work we need now.

Nigel Redden to Retire as General Director of Spoleto Festival USA Photo Nigel Redden to Retire as General Director of Spoleto Festival USA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2020

Nigel Redden announced that in October 2021, he will step down as General Director of Spoleto Festival USA.

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Announces Fall 2020 Digital Season Photo The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Announces Fall 2020 Digital Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center has announced a Fall Season of digital concerts to replace each of the performances originally scheduled for Alice Tully Hall -- Front Row Mainstage, 16 newly-curated concerts drawn from CMS's vast archive of high-quality recordings.

Philharmonia Orchestra Announces Full Autumn Programme Of Live Streamed Concerts And  Photo Philharmonia Orchestra Announces Full Autumn Programme Of Live Streamed Concerts And Philharmonia Sessions
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020

The Philharmonia Orchestra today announces its full programme for October and November 2020: six online performances in two strands, encompassing live-streamed concerts, pre-recorded performances and radio broadcasts, as the Orchestra continues to build out its new digital performance schedule.

San Diego Symphony Cancels Fall 2020 Concerts Photo San Diego Symphony Cancels Fall 2020 Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 crisis and the continued need for social distancing, the San Diego Symphony is cancelling all Jacobs Masterworks concerts through December 31, 2020 at Copley Symphony Hall at Jacobs Music Center. In addition, all special concerts and all concerts in the Broadway @ the Jacobs, Jazz @ the Jacobs, Fox Film, and Family concert series are canceled through May of 2021.

VIDEO: Angélique Kidjo Performs 'Malaika' From LIVE WITH CARNEGIE HALL Photo VIDEO: Angélique Kidjo Performs 'Malaika' From LIVE WITH CARNEGIE HALL
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2020

Angélique Kidjo and Dominic James performed “Malaika” during Live with Carnegie Hall on April 28, 2020.  

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Announces CMS FRONT ROW: NATIONAL Photo Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Announces CMS FRONT ROW: NATIONAL
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2020

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center announced a new digital initiative to enable local chamber music venues to bring its outstanding series of digital chamber music concerts, CMS: FRONT ROW, to audiences around the country.

New York Philharmonic Launches PRACTICE 30, A 30-Day Practice Challenge, August 1��"3 Photo New York Philharmonic Launches PRACTICE 30, A 30-Day Practice Challenge, August 1��"30
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020

The New York Philharmonic announces Practice 30, a 30-day practice challenge taking place August 1-30, 2020.

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