Franz Schubert News

 
Date Of Birth:
January 31, 1797
Date Of Death:
November 19, 1828 (31)
Birth Place:
Lichtental, AUSTRIA
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Date of Birth: January 31, 1797
Date of Death: November 19, 1828 (31)
Birth Place: Lichtental, AUSTRIA
Gender: Male
Daniil Trifonov to Offer Seven-Concert Perspectives Series at Carnegie HallDaniil Trifonov to Offer Seven-Concert Perspectives Series at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2017

Mr. Trifonov has already developed an international career as a solo artist, a champion of the concerto repertoire, a collaborator at the keyboard in chamber music and song, and as a composer artistic facets that will all be showcased in his seven-concert Perspectives series this season, beginning with a solo recital in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage today, October 28. At 26 years of age, Mr. Trifonov is the youngest artist ever to curate a Perspectives series at Carnegie Hall. (more...)

Cellist Amit Peled to Release Peabody Cello Gang Album TodayCellist Amit Peled to Release Peabody Cello Gang Album Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2017

On Today, October 27, 2017, CTM Classics releases The Amit Peled Peabody Cello Gang, an album of cello ensemble works produced by acclaimed Israeli cellist and sought-after pedagogue, Amit Peled, a professor at Baltimore's Peabody Institute. The recording features a world premiere arrangement of Schubert's Arpeggione Sonata in A Minor, D. 821 for four cellos by Tom Zebovitz; Popper's Requiem, Op.66; and Handel's Sonata for Two Cellos in G Minor, Op.2 No.8. Peled performs on the 1733 Pablo Casals Goffriller cello. (more...)

Juilliard Opera to Open 2017-18 Season with Mozart's LA FINTA GIARDINIERAJuilliard Opera to Open 2017-18 Season with Mozart's LA FINTA GIARDINIERA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2017

Juilliard Opera's season opens with W.A. Mozart's romantic comedy La finta giardiniera on November 15, 17, and 19, 2017, led by distinguished Metropolitan Opera conductor Joseph Colaneri, who makes his Juilliard Orchestra debut, and directed by faculty member Mary Birnbaum. (more...)

Da Camera Presents Schubert's WINTEREISSEDa Camera Presents Schubert's WINTEREISSE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2017

Da Camera's 30th Anniversary season, No Place Like Home, continues with A Stranger I Arrive, A Stranger I Depart, a performance of Franz Schubert's Wintereisse featuring pianist Sarah Rothenberg and Metropolitan Opera baritone Tyler Duncan in his Houston recital debut. Performances take place at the Menil Collection on Tuesday, October 23, 2017, and Wednesday, October 24, 2017, beginning at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Announcing Lincoln Center's White Light Festival 2017Announcing Lincoln Center's White Light Festival 2017
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

Ehrenkranz Artistic Director Jane Moss today announced Lincoln Center's 2017 White Light Festival, which runs from October 18 through November 15. With more than 35 events presented in 13 venues throughout the city, including U.S. and New York premieres and nine commissions, the eighth annual international festival will explore transcendence, interior illumination, and faith in the human spirit, as exhibited through artistic expression across continents and centuries. The multidisciplinary festival takes its name from a quotation by Estonian composer Arvo Part: "Icouldcomparemymusic to white light, which contains all colors. Only a prism can divide the colors and make them appear; this prism could be the spirit of the listener." (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2017

Carnegie Hall today announced that mezzo-soprano Alice Coote must regrettably withdraw from the upcoming Thomas Ad s and Friends concert due to illness. The recital scheduled for this Sunday, October 15 at 3:00 p.m. in Zankel Hall will continue with previously announced artists. (more...)

Ars Lyrica Houston Presents Second Artful Women Concert ITALIAN SIRENSArs Lyrica Houston Presents Second Artful Women Concert ITALIAN SIRENS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2017

Ars Lyrica Houston presents the second Artful Women season concert, Italian Sirens in Zilkha Hall at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 6:00pm. (more...)

LEGENDS & VISIONARIES, DANCE ON A SHOESTRING and More Slated for New York Theatre Ballet's 2017-18 SeasonLEGENDS & VISIONARIES, DANCE ON A SHOESTRING and More Slated for New York Theatre Ballet's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2017

New York Theatre Ballet announces the company's 2017-18 season, which will include children's shows and repertory performances throughout the year. (more...)

Daniil Trifonov to Offer Seven-Concert Perspectives Series at Carnegie HallDaniil Trifonov to Offer Seven-Concert Perspectives Series at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2017

Mr. Trifonov has already developed an international career as a solo artist, a champion of the concerto repertoire, a collaborator at the keyboard in chamber music and song, and as a composer artistic facets that will all be showcased in his seven-concert Perspectives series this season, beginning with a solo recital in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage on Saturday, October 28. At 26 years of age, Mr. Trifonov is the youngest artist ever to curate a Perspectives series at Carnegie Hall. (more...)

New York Theatre Ballet Announces 2017-18 SeasonNew York Theatre Ballet Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2017

New York Theatre Ballet announces the company's 2017-18 season, which will include children's shows and repertory performances throughout the year. (more...)

Kirshbaum Associates Announce 2017-2018 Season Concert HighlightsKirshbaum Associates Announce 2017-2018 Season Concert Highlights
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2017

92Y's 17-18 season opens on October 5 with internationally renowned cellist Mischa Maisky joining the “amazing precision” (Huffington Post) of the notably conductorless Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, which returns to 92Y for the first time in 15 years, to celebrate the cellist's 70th birthday season. Together, they open 92Y's illustrious concert season with Schubert's beloved “Arpeggione” Sonata, arranged for cello and string orchestra by Dobrinka Tabakova, as well as Arensky's Variations on a Theme by Tchaikovsky, and Tchaikovsky's Serenade for Strings.  Acclaimed for the sheer intensity and vigor of his performances, Maisky has the distinct honor of being the only cellist in the world to have studied under both Gregor Piatigorsky and Mlatislav Rostrapovich.  The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra is renowned as one of the foremost chamber orchestras in the world, with more than 70 albums in its sprawling discography since its founding in 1972. (more...)

LEGENDS & VISIONARIES, DANCE ON A SHOESTRING and More Slated for New York Theatre Ballet's 2017-18 SeasonLEGENDS & VISIONARIES, DANCE ON A SHOESTRING and More Slated for New York Theatre Ballet's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2017

New York Theatre Ballet announces the company's 2017-18 season, which will include children's shows and repertory performances throughout the year. (more...)

Cellist Amit Peled to Release Peabody Cello Gang Album 10/27Cellist Amit Peled to Release Peabody Cello Gang Album 10/27
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2017

On Friday, October 27, 2017, CTM Classics releases The Amit Peled Peabody Cello Gang, an album of cello ensemble works produced by acclaimed Israeli cellist and sought-after pedagogue, Amit Peled, a professor at Baltimore's Peabody Institute. The recording features a world premiere arrangement of Schubert's Arpeggione Sonata in A Minor, D. 821 for four cellos by Tom Zebovitz; Popper's Requiem, Op.66; and Handel's Sonata for Two Cellos in G Minor, Op.2 No.8. Peled performs on the 1733 Pablo Casals Goffriller cello. (more...)

York Symphony Orchestra Opens 2017-2018 Classical Series with PROST! A Toast to OktoberfestYork Symphony Orchestra Opens 2017-2018 Classical Series with PROST! A Toast to Oktoberfest
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2017

The York Symphony Orchestra will present Prost! A Toast to Oktoberfest on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Appell Center for the Performing Arts in York. This is the second performance of the 2017-2018 season and the first in the classical series, World Tour: A Musical Voyage Around the Globe. (more...)

Omega Ensemble Welcomes Soprano Lee AbrahmsenOmega Ensemble Welcomes Soprano Lee Abrahmsen
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Maria Raspopova and David Rowden announced the Omega Ensemble 2018 Season at a post-concert event on Thursday 7 September - just minutes after they played a breathtaking program of Borodin, Brahms and Schumann at City Recital Hall, Sydney. (more...)

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Announces Season OpenerSan Francisco Chamber Orchestra Announces Season Opener
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra opens its 64th season with Strings Attached, a concert showcasing the expressive possibilities of the string sections of the orchestra. The performance, conducted by music director Ben Simon, includes Quartettsatz by Franz Schubert, J.S. Bach's Violin Concerto in E Major with soloist Robin Sharp, and Divertimento for Strings by Bela Bartok. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Cafe Ludwig, Pacific Symphony's perennially popular chamber music series, launches its 2017-18 season by asking the question: was Schubert Beethoven's biggest fan? The incomparable pianist and host Orli Shaham-whose playing the London Guardian has called "perfection"-enters her 10th season of performing and curating the series with a tantalizing program that explores the relationship between the two musical giants, Ludwig van Beethoven and Franz Schubert. (more...)

Omega Ensemble Announces 2018 Concert SeasonOmega Ensemble Announces 2018 Concert Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Maria Raspopova and David Rowden announced the Omega Ensemble 2018 Season at a post-concert event on Thursday 7 September - just minutes after they played a breathtaking program of Borodin, Brahms and Schumann at City Recital Hall, Sydney. (more...)

Two September 'Musical Salon' Performances Come to Center Stage OperaTwo September 'Musical Salon' Performances Come to Center Stage Opera
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

September Musical Salons will feature outstanding “musical salon” performances on September 9th and September 17th. (more...)

Lawrence Opera Theater Announces Season 2017 ProgramsLawrence Opera Theater Announces Season 2017 Programs
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Season 2017 programs This summer 's fully-staged opera production is W. A. Mozart's well-known Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute), a story of love and dedication overcoming trials and separation. The music will be sung in German, but director Grant Preisser has created new English dialogue to fit in with his avant-garde concept of the opera. Preisser's career has started to take off, and he has spent the last two summers working at Music Academy of the West, where he was Assistant Director for two productions in 2017. He has also done scenic and costume design for Opera Orlando. (more...)

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