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National Symphony Orchestra Continues 2021â€"2022 Classical Season with Three Program Photo National Symphony Orchestra Continues 2021â€"2022 Classical Season with Three Programs in November
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 15, 2021

The National Symphony Orchestra continues its Classical series with three subscription concerts this November, featuring works spanning from Bach to Bryce Dessner. A slate of guest conductors, including Simone Young in her NSO debut, lead the Orchestra in these performances. NSO subscriptions are available here or by calling (202) 416-8500. Individual tickets are also available for purchase on the Kennedy Center's website.

Dallas Chamber Symphony Announces 2021-22 Season Lineup Photo Dallas Chamber Symphony Announces 2021-22 Season Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Oct 9, 2021

Dallas Chamber Symphony has announced its 2021-22 season lineup. The season kicks off on Tuesday, October 19 with Schumann 4 at Moody Performance Hall.

BSO to Celebrate Trailblazing Composer Sofia Gubaidulina's 90th Birthday With Upcomin Photo BSO to Celebrate Trailblazing Composer Sofia Gubaidulina's 90th Birthday With Upcoming Concerts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 5, 2021

The Boston Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Andris Nelsons will mark the 90th birthday of distinguished Russian composer Sofia Gubaidulina with performances of her 2003 work The Light of the End, October 21-23.

Carnegie Hall's Opening Night Gala Concert to be Webcast Live Photo Carnegie Hall's Opening Night Gala Concert to be Webcast Live
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 5, 2021

Carnegie Hall today announced that its Opening Night Gala concert on Wednesday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m. EST, will be webcast free of charge to a worldwide audience on carnegiehall.org, the Hall’s social media channels, and on partner sites.

ARC Ensemble Releases World Premiere Of CHAMBER WORKS BY DMITRI KLEBANOV Photo ARC Ensemble Releases World Premiere Of CHAMBER WORKS BY DMITRI KLEBANOV
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 24, 2021

The ARC Ensemble’s Chamber Works by Dmitri Klebanov begins the long-overdue process of gaining recognition for a composer undeservedly relegated to obscurity. The recording, released today, September 24, is the fifth in the group’s critically acclaimed “Music in Exile” series for Chandos.

Dover Quartet to Perform Beethoven's 'Middle Quartets' On New Cedille Records Album Photo Dover Quartet to Perform Beethoven's 'Middle Quartets' On New Cedille Records Album
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2021

The Dover Quartet will launch the newest installment of its complete cycle of Ludwig van Beethoven's string quartets with an album of the composer's five 'Middle Quartets,' set for worldwide release October 8, 2021, on Cedille Records.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2021

The Royal Conservatory Announces 2021/22 Concert Season Photo The Royal Conservatory Announces 2021/22 Concert Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2021

Dr. Peter Simon, Michael and Sonja Koerner President & CEO of The Royal Conservatory of Music, Mervon Mehta, Executive Director of Performing Arts, and James Anagnoson, Dean of The Glenn Gould School, today revealed details of the diverse concerts that will make up the 13th concert season at The Royal Conservatory of Music.

Carnegie Hall Announces Programming Additions for the 2021â€"2022 Season Photo Carnegie Hall Announces Programming Additions for the 2021â€"2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 19, 2021

As Carnegie Hall prepares to kick off its much-anticipated 2021–2022 season, the Hall today announced new concert offerings that have been added to its schedule. These events are part of the Hall’s 2021–2022 season line-up that includes more than 100 performances presented on the Hall’s three stages and across New York City.

CARNEGIE HALL SELECTS Online Series to Continue With VOICES OF HOPE Festival, BERLIN  Photo CARNEGIE HALL SELECTS Online Series to Continue With VOICES OF HOPE Festival, BERLIN IN LIGHTS and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 18, 2021

From this Friday, August 20 through October 1, Carnegie Hall will continue to offer weekly free full-length historic concert streams via carnegiehall.org, featuring legendary classical musicians in inspirational performances from some of the finest concert halls around the world. T

Teodor Currentzis and MusicAeterna Open Their First International Residency In Lucern Photo Teodor Currentzis and MusicAeterna Open Their First International Residency In Lucerne in October
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2021

The musicAeterna orchestra and choir form a young and distinctive group of musicians who are amongst the most in-demand Russian ensembles. Their repertoire encompasses old masterpieces, works from the 19th and 20th centuries, and experimental contemporary compositions.

CARLY PAOLI & FRIENDS Album Features Ramin Karimloo, Elaine Paige and More Photo CARLY PAOLI & FRIENDS Album Features Ramin Karimloo, Elaine Paige and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2021

Whether it be a live or recorded performance, a classical, contemporary, musical theatre or spiritual song, British/Italian soprano Carly Paoli, certainly knows how to deliver and 24 September 2021 will see the release of a brand-new album,  Carly Paoli & Friends on the Abiah label. 

Florida Symphony Youth Orchestra Travels to Miami for First Tour Since the Beginning  Photo Florida Symphony Youth Orchestra Travels to Miami for First Tour Since the Beginning of the Pandemic
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2021

On Friday, June 25, the Florida Symphony Youth Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro Hanrich Claassen set out with Classical Movements on the nation's first concert tour since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic in March 2020.

Cellist John-Henry Crawford Releases DIALOGO Debut Album Featuring Brahms, Shostakovi Photo Cellist John-Henry Crawford Releases DIALOGO Debut Album Featuring Brahms, Shostakovich and Ligeti
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 4, 2021

Orchid Classics today released DIALOGO, the debut album of cellist John-Henry Crawford, First Prize Winner of the IX International Carlos Prieto Cello Competition and the Classical Recording Foundation’s 2019 Young Artist of the Year.

BWW Review: RI Phil springs into summer with its ORCHESTRA SHOWCASE Photo BWW Review: RI Phil springs into summer with its ORCHESTRA SHOWCASE
by Jill Kimball - May 23, 2021

The Rhode Island Philharmonic’s chamber ensemble had a spring in its step at its last subscription concert of the 2020-21 season.

Princeton Symphony Orchestra Presents Buskaid FABULOUS FINALE Concert Photo Princeton Symphony Orchestra Presents Buskaid FABULOUS FINALE Concert
by A.A. Cristi - May 17, 2021

The Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO) presents the fifth and final installment of this season's online Buskaid – A Musical Miracle series showcasing South Africa's renowned Buskaid Soweto String Ensemble. The Fabulous Finale is available on demand Friday, May 28 - Sunday, May 30.

Minnesota Orchestra And Music Director Osmo Vänskä To Present Concerts Of Remembran Photo Minnesota Orchestra And Music Director Osmo Vänskä To Present Concerts Of Remembrance and Reflection
by A.A. Cristi - May 7, 2021

Minnesota Orchestra and Music Director Osmo Vänskä will perform two concerts on Friday, May 14 and Friday, May 28 that have been programmed in response to the turbulence in Minneapolis and the world over the past year, particularly with regard to issues of racial equity and police violence against Black Americans. Both concerts will be televised live on Twin Cities PBS (TPT); broadcast live on YourClassical Minnesota Public Radio; and streamed live online for free at minnesotaorchestra.org at 8:00 p.m. CT.

Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi, Magos Herrera and Brooklyn Rider & More Annou Photo Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi, Magos Herrera and Brooklyn Rider & More Announced for VOICES OF HOPE Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 26, 2021

From April 16-30, 2021, Carnegie Hall will present Voices of Hope, an online festival that examines the resilience of artists, exploring works that they felt compelled to create despite—and often because of—appalling circumstances and human tragedy.

Pacific Northwest Ballet Presents PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION Photo Pacific Northwest Ballet Presents PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2021

Pacific Northwest Ballet has announced a new upcoming production as part of its digital stage. The digital dance stage offers new avenues of creativity for choreographers, dancers, and filmmakers.

Legs On The Wall Present NEXT CHAPTERS: UPLIFTING ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES Photo Legs On The Wall Present NEXT CHAPTERS: UPLIFTING ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 10, 2021

As part of the Chatswood Cultural Program, concert goers will be uplifted by the rhythmic richness of the Willoughby Symphony Orchestra when - for the first time - it joins forces with powerhouse aerialists from physical theatre makers Legs On The Wall for the thrilling Next Chapters concert on Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 May at the North Shore's leading cultural hub, The Concourse, Chatswood.

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