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Ku-ring-gai Philharmonic Orchestra to Play The Concourse in March Photo Ku-ring-gai Philharmonic Orchestra to Play The Concourse in March
by Blair Ingenthron - Feb 19, 2023

On Saturday 11 March, conductor Paul Terracini will lead the orchestra in a concert featuring two towering Romantic favourites: the iconic Grieg Piano Concerto ‚Äď featuring locally-born pianist Kathryn Selby AM ‚Äď and Tchaikovsky's much-loved 6th Symphony, the Pathetique.¬† Plus two more recent composers' exploration of contemporary issues in crime against humanity and the connection between man and nature: young local composer Angus Davison's The Laws of Motion and Martinu's Ode to Lidice.

Filharmonie Brno Comes to Carnegie Hall Next Month Photo Filharmonie Brno Comes to Carnegie Hall Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2023

Philip Glass' Symphony No. 12 comes to Carnegie Hall this February for its New York premiere performance. Featuring five-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter AngeŐĀlique Kidjo and organ virtuoso Christian Schmitt, it concludes Glass' trilogy of David Bowie-inspired symphonies.

JCC Announces Fall Theater Arts: Jewish Plays Project Festival, FALLOUT Concert, A ST Photo JCC Announces Fall Theater Arts: Jewish Plays Project Festival, FALLOUT Concert, A STRANGE LOOP Event & More
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 13, 2022

The Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan has announced the line-up for fall theater arts programs, happening in-person with the Lambert Center for Arts + Ideas in Goldman-Sonnenfeldt Auditorium and at JCC Harlem.

The Horszowski Trio to Perform U.S. Premiere Of Louis Karchin's 'Trio For Violin, Cel Photo The Horszowski Trio to Perform U.S. Premiere Of Louis Karchin's 'Trio For Violin, Cello, And Piano' at the Morris Museum
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022

The Horszowski Trio will play a program that explores the depths of our humanity through three pieces including the U.S. premiere of Louis Karchin's 'Trio for violin, cello, and piano'. They will perform on Thursday, October 27 at 8 PM at the Morris Museum's Bickford Theatre.

Presenting the West Coast Premiere of Roy Harris Bicentennial Symphony At The Walt Di Photo Presenting the West Coast Premiere of Roy Harris Bicentennial Symphony At The Walt Disney Concert Hall
by Grace Cutler - Jul 16, 2022

The MusicUNTOLD Orchestra and Los Angeles Master Chorale present the West Coast premiere of American composer Roy Harris’ Bicentennial Symphony.

American Chamber Ensemble to Present DIVERSITY THROUGH MUSIC - PART 2 Photo American Chamber Ensemble to Present DIVERSITY THROUGH MUSIC - PART 2
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 17, 2022

The critically-acclaimed American Chamber Ensemble, celebrating its 56th Anniversary, will present Diversity Through Music - Part 2, a live concert on Sunday, March 6 at 3:00 PM at Hofstra University's Helene Fortunoff Theater in Monroe Lecture Center on California Avenue in Hempstead, NY.

BWW Interview: Up Close and Personal with Maestro José Serebrier Photo BWW Interview: Up Close and Personal with Maestro José Serebrier
by Joanna Barouch - Jun 7, 2021

He is unique. One of a kind. And a musician of the highest caliber who just happens to live on New York City’s Upper West Side.

BSO Announces Free February 16 Symphony Hall Concert And BSO In The Neighborhood Pop- Photo BSO Announces Free February 16 Symphony Hall Concert And BSO In The Neighborhood Pop-Ups
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 6, 2020

In response to the Boston Symphony Orchestra's cancellation of its four-city tour to East Asia (Seoul, Taipei, Hong Kong, and Shanghai), which was to have taken place February 6a?"16, the management of the orchestra has added to its performance schedule a series of free musical offerings that will culminate in a Boston Symphony Orchestra community concert, under the direction of Thomas Wilkins, BSO Youth and Family Conductor, on Sunday, February 16, at 3 p.m., at Symphony Hall in Boston.

Colburn School Announces Salonen Fellows Photo Colburn School Announces Salonen Fellows
by Julie Musbach - May 16, 2019

Sel Kardan, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Colburn School, and Esa-Pekka Salonen, Colburn School faculty, are pleased to announce the inaugural class of Salonen Fellows in the Conservatory's new Negaunee Conducting Program. British conductor and pianist Angus Webster and Finnish-British conductor Ross Jamie Collins were selected from more than 115 applicants from throughout the world.

BWW Review: ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA WITH MAHAN ESFAHANI, HARPSICHORD at 92nd St. Y Photo BWW Review: ORPHEUS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA WITH MAHAN ESFAHANI, HARPSICHORD at 92nd St. Y
by Joanna Barouch - May 13, 2019

Members of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra performed at the 92nd Street Y with virtuoso harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani in a concert which included works by Martinu and de Falla.

Technopolis 20 Presents 'Butterflies And Birds Of Paradise' Piano Recital Photo Technopolis 20 Presents 'Butterflies And Birds Of Paradise' Piano Recital
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2019

The pianist Mari Nakamura will present a beautiful selection of works on the 22nd of May, 20:00, at Technopolis 20. The concert, an intimate performance of her new album, includes less well known but delightful works by the Czech composer Bohuslav Martinu and many favourites from Gabriel Faur 's beautiful piano works.

Segerstrom Center For The Arts Announces 2019-2020 Music Season Photo Segerstrom Center For The Arts Announces 2019-2020 Music Season
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 3, 2019

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced its annual Jazz, Cabaret and Chamber Music series for the 2019-2020 Season. It's another musically absorbing year of exceptional and adventurous music performed by some of the world's top solo artists and musical ensembles, whose work will canvas a range of styles and traditions. Subscriptions to the 2019 - 2020 Jazz, Cabaret and Chamber Music series will be on sale beginning Monday, March 25 at 10:00 a.m.

The OMNI Ensemble Continues Its 36th Season With Trios Plus! Photo The OMNI Ensemble Continues Its 36th Season With Trios Plus!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2019

The OMNI Ensemble will continue its 36th season of concerts at the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 8:00 pm. The program will feature music for flute, cello and piano. Also being performed are improvisations by The OMNI Ensemble featuring the Kora, an indigenous African string instrument. Music will be Ludwig van Beethoven's Piano Sonata op. 28, arranged for trio by Jim Lahti, Bohuslav Martinu's Trio for flute, cello and piano, Peter Schickele's Summer Trio, Michael Sirotta's Emanations Of Blue Light-A Rhapsody for Flute and Piano, and electronic and acoustic improvisations by The OMNI Ensemble featuring the Kora. Musicians are David Wechsler - flutes, John Cheek - keyboards, with guest artists Eric Cooper - cello and Salieu Suso - Kora.

Por Tercera Ocasi√≥n, La Gala De Concertistas De Bellas Artes Llenar√° El Palacio Con Photo Por Tercera Ocasi√≥n, La Gala De Concertistas De Bellas Artes Llenar√° El Palacio Con Lo Mejor De La M√ļsica De C√°mara
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 26, 2018

El Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes (INBA), por medio de la Coordinaci√≥n Nacional de M√ļsica y √ďpera, presentar√° por tercer a√Īo consecutivo la Gala de Concertistas de Bellas Artes, ‚Äúdedicada a la m√ļsica de c√°mara y que tiene la intenci√≥n de ser una muestra representativa del trabajo que realiza el grupo‚ÄĚ, se√Īal√≥ en entrevista Jos√© Julio D√≠az Infante, titular de dicha Coordinaci√≥n.

Por Tercera Ocasi√≥n, La Gala De Concertistas De Bellas Artes Llenar√° El Palacio Con Photo Por Tercera Ocasi√≥n, La Gala De Concertistas De Bellas Artes Llenar√° El Palacio Con Lo Mejor De La M√ļsica De C√°mara
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 17, 2018

El Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes (INBA), por medio de la Coordinaci√≥n Nacional de M√ļsica y √ďpera, presentar√° por tercer a√Īo consecutivo la Gala de Concertistas de Bellas Artes, ‚Äúdedicada a la m√ļsica de c√°mara y que tiene la intenci√≥n de ser una muestra representativa del trabajo que realiza el grupo‚ÄĚ, se√Īal√≥ en entrevista Jos√© Julio D√≠az Infante, titular de dicha Coordinaci√≥n.

PYP Launches Landmark 95th Concert Season With A Free Mix Tape Photo PYP Launches Landmark 95th Concert Season With A Free Mix Tape
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2018

Hearing is believing! Portland's locally-grown orchestra returns for a landmark 95th season with an invigorating new lineup of performances in the historic Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Astonishing audiences since 1925, Portland Youth Philharmonic will soon be the first U.S. organization for young musicians to reach its 100th anniversary.

American Symphony Orchestra Announces 2018-19 Season Photo American Symphony Orchestra Announces 2018-19 Season
by Julie Musbach - Jun 26, 2018

The American Symphony Orchestra today announced the 57th season of its Vanguard series at Carnegie Hall, running from October 17, 2018 through March 22, 2019. The 2018-19 season will focus on rediscovering works of the 20th century, illuminating masterpieces from the not so distant past and bringing rarely-heard composers to a wider audience. Music director Leon Botstein will conduct all concerts in the series.

BWW Review: Hong Kong Ballet defines her new direction through season finale, WHEELDO Photo BWW Review: Hong Kong Ballet defines her new direction through season finale, WHEELDON, RATMANSKY, MCINTYRE & THE BEATLES, at Hong Kong Cultural Centre
by Clement Lee - Jun 15, 2018

Something has refreshed the Hong Kong Cultural Centre since early this month when Hong Kong Ballet's season finale, WHEELDON, RATMANSKY, MCINTYRE & THE BEATLES, a showcase of three short pieces by arguably the best contemporary ballet choreographers at this day and age, was presented on the Grand Theatre stage.

French Media Platform France Musique Launches Its Own English-Language Site Photo French Media Platform France Musique Launches Its Own English-Language Site
by Julie Musbach - Jun 13, 2018

In recent years, France Musique has established itself as the premier Francophone media outlet dedicated primarily to classical music, offering seven online radio stations, a phone app, and, since December 2017, a catalogue of more than 1,600 audio and visual concerts available to stream worldwide.

BWW Preview: A Conversation with Christopher Wheeldon at the Hong Kong Ballet Photo BWW Preview: A Conversation with Christopher Wheeldon at the Hong Kong Ballet
by Clement Lee - May 31, 2018

Tony Award winner and renowned ballet choreographer Christopher Wheeldon (AN AMERICAN IN PARIS) is now in Hong Kong for the Asian premiere of his short piece 'Rush', originated in 2003 for San Francisco Ballet, now performed by Hong Kong Ballet in their programme WHEELDON, RATMANSKY, MCINTYRE & THE BEATLES, which also features two other pieces, 'Le Carnaval Des Animaux' by Alexei Ratmansky and 'A Day in the Life' by Trey McIntyre with hits by The Beatles.

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