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The New Yorker Guitar Festival 2021 To Honor Julian Bream Photo The New Yorker Guitar Festival 2021 To Honor Julian Bream
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 3, 2021

Access to ‚ÄúRemembering Julian Bream‚ÄĚ is free. The NYGF and performing artists are asking viewers to make donations to MusiCares.

National Symphony Orchestra Announces Classical Programming for 2021-2022 Season Photo National Symphony Orchestra Announces Classical Programming for 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2021

The National Symphony Orchestra has announced¬†classical programming for the 2021‚Äď2022 season, its fifth season under the artistic leadership of Gianandrea Noseda. NSO Classical subscriptions for the 2021‚Äď2022 season are now available¬†here¬†or by calling (202) 416-8500.

Seattle Dance Collective Presents GALLOP APACE Featuring Sara Mearns Photo Seattle Dance Collective Presents GALLOP APACE Featuring Sara Mearns
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 2, 2021

Seattle Dance Collective has announced the release of GALLOP APACE, a compelling new work featuring New York City Ballet Principal Dancer Sara Mearns, with choreography by Bobbi Jene Smith and Or Schraiber, and cinematography by Trevor Tweeten. Gallop Apace is set to premiere on April 15 and will be available for streaming from April 15-22, 2021.

Week Four of the Tanglewood Online Festival Features Lauren Ambrose, Yo-Yo Ma and Mor Photo Week Four of the Tanglewood Online Festival Features Lauren Ambrose, Yo-Yo Ma and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2020

The Tanglewood 2020 Online Festival is a groundbreaking digital series of audio and video streams featuring newly created content recorded at Tanglewood's Linde Center alongside previously recorded material from Tanglewood being released for the first time.

SUNDAYS WITH THE SYMPHONY Continues July 19 Photo SUNDAYS WITH THE SYMPHONY Continues July 19
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 7, 2020

The Santa Barbara Symphony has announced another episode of its wildly popular live broadcast series, a?oeSundays with the Symphonya?? on July 19, 2020, at 3:30 pm (PDT), with additional watch-parties scheduled for 7:00 pm.

Minnesota Orchestra Announces Full-Orchestra Concert Cancellations and Begins Process Photo Minnesota Orchestra Announces Full-Orchestra Concert Cancellations and Begins Process of Phased Re-Opening
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2020

The Minnesota Orchestra announced today the cancellation of all full-Orchestra concerts scheduled to take place inside Orchestra Hall in August and early September 2020, as they are not in compliance with the 'Stay Safe MN' current guidelines for large events in the effort to limit the spread of COVID-19.

More Than 300 Singers Will Join Grand Rapids Symphony For A CHORAL CELEBRATION Photo More Than 300 Singers Will Join Grand Rapids Symphony For A CHORAL CELEBRATION
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 11, 2020

The great composers from Bach, Beethoven and Brahms to Mozart, Mendelssohn and Mahler all wrote music for singers and symphony orchestra together. The unsung heroes of classical music today are the all-volunteer choruses who join orchestras to perform the great works of classical music.

Grand Rapids Symphony to Celebrate Nature With Beethoven's PASTORAL Symphony and More Photo Grand Rapids Symphony to Celebrate Nature With Beethoven's PASTORAL Symphony and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 28, 2020

Heitor Villa-Lobos was widely acknowledged as South America's greatest composer when he was invited to come to Hollywood and write the musical score for Green Mansions starring Audrey Hepburn and Anthony Perkins.

Trinity Church Wall Street Has Released its Winter 2020 Schedule Photo Trinity Church Wall Street Has Released its Winter 2020 Schedule
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 20, 2020

This winter, Trinity Church Wall Street's  program of ambitious musical offerings in lower Manhattan sees the return of the audience favorite Bach + One concert series, which will crown its season in the spring with a performance of three of Bach's cantatas at the Leipzig Bach Festival. Director of Music Julian Wachner has also just been announced as one of three finalists to become the next Artistic Director of the storied Oregon Bach Festival. On the heels of last August's release of Ellen Reid's Pulitzer Prize-winning opera p r i s m on the Decca Gold label, with Wachner leading The Choir of Trinity Wall Street and Trinity's in-house contemporary orchestra, NOVUS NY, the same forces reunite for the Washington D.C. premiere of the opera in the Kennedy Center's DIRECT CURRENT festival.

Hear Disney's UP, All 5 Beethoven Piano Concertos and More at Grand Rapids Symphony i Photo Hear Disney's UP, All 5 Beethoven Piano Concertos and More at Grand Rapids Symphony in March
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 5, 2020

See what's coming up at the Grand Rapids Symphony! Schedule below!

May Festival Announces 2020 Season Photo May Festival Announces 2020 Season
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 21, 2019

The Cincinnati May Festival announced program details and artists for the 2020 Festival with nine performances taking place between May 21 and 31, 2020 at Cincinnati Music Hall as well as other locations, and an additional performance on April 5, 2020 at the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption in Covington, Kentucky. Joining the Festival's artistic leadership team of Principal Conductor Juanjo Mena and Director of Choruses Robert Porco is 2020 Artistic Partner John Adams.

Grand Rapids Symphony Performs Stravinsky's 'Symphony of Psalms' Photo Grand Rapids Symphony Performs Stravinsky's 'Symphony of Psalms'
by Stephi Wild - Oct 17, 2019

In 2000, Time magazine published an extensive list of the greatest accomplishments of the 20th century. In selecting the Best Classical Composition of the 20th century, Time choose Igor Stravinsky's haunting Symphony of Psalms.

La Orquesta De Cámara De Bellas Artes Tendrá Como Solista Invitada A La Fagotista M Photo La Orquesta De Cámara De Bellas Artes Tendrá Como Solista Invitada A La Fagotista Mexicana Rocío Yllescas
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 16, 2019

El maestro Ludwig Carrasco har√° su debut como director art√≠stico de la Orquesta de C√°mara de Bellas Artes (OCBA) con un concierto en el que participar√° la fagotista mexicana Roc√≠o Yllescas como solista invitada. Las sesiones se llevar√°n a cabo el jueves 17 de octubre a las 20:00 horas en la Sala Manuel M. Ponce del Palacio de Bellas Artes y el domingo 20 al mediod√≠a en el Conservatorio Nacional de M√ļsica.

Diversificar actividades y mayor presencia nacional dela Orquesta de C√°mara de Bella Photo Diversificar actividades y mayor presencia nacional dela Orquesta de C√°mara de Bellas Artes objetivo del director Ludwig Carrasco
by Julie Musbach - Oct 14, 2019

Luego de su nombramiento, el pasado 2 de septiembre, como nuevo director artístico de la Orquesta de Cámara de Bellas Artes (OCBA), el maestro Ludwig Carrasco estará por primera vez al frente de la agrupación en el concierto 3 de la Segunda Temporada 2019, a realizarse el jueves 17 y el domingo 20 de octubre con un programa formado por obras de Satie, Villa-Lobos, Piazzolla y Mendelssohn.

Global Superstar Guitarist And Flanders Symphony Orchestra Capture Rich Colours Of Sp Photo Global Superstar Guitarist And Flanders Symphony Orchestra Capture Rich Colours Of Spain At Usher Hall
by Stephi Wild - Oct 10, 2019

Global superstar guitarist MiloŇ° Karadaglińá headlines this kaleidoscopic concert conjuring the rich colours and intoxicating perfumes of Spain. Experience one of Belgium's finest orchestras, The Flanders Symphony - whose 2016 Usher Hall concert was greeted with enormous acclaim - under young Spanish conductor Jos√© Luis Gomez, celebrated for his electrifying energy.

Ensemble Connect Musicians Embark On Second Year Of Prestigious Fellowship Program Photo Ensemble Connect Musicians Embark On Second Year Of Prestigious Fellowship Program
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 2, 2019

Ensemble Connect continues its two-year fellowship program this season with concerts at Carnegie Hall and The Juilliard School, as well as residencies and performances at The Pocantico Center of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Skidmore College, and in schools and community venues throughout New York City.

La Orquesta de Cámara de Bellas Artes concluye con éxito el tercer ciclo de concier Photo La Orquesta de Cámara de Bellas Artes concluye con éxito el tercer ciclo de conciertos sociales La OCBA contigo
by Julie Musbach - Oct 1, 2019

La Orquesta de C√°mara de Bellas Artes (OCBA) del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL) concluy√≥ su tercer ciclo de conciertos sociales gratuitos del proyecto La OCBA contigo, bajo la batuta del joven director, compositor y violinista Francisco Ladr√≥n de Guevara, quien comparti√≥ con el p√ļblico su experiencia musical al comentar cada una de las obras ejecutadas, de H√§ndel, Vivaldi, Penderecki, Walton, Scriabin y Heitor Villa-Lobos.

La OCBA ofrece conciertos para grupos vulnerables Photo La OCBA ofrece conciertos para grupos vulnerables
by Julie Musbach - Sep 19, 2019

Francisco Ladrón de Guevara, violinista de la Orquesta de Cámara de Bellas Artes (OCBA), dirige a la agrupación del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL) en la serie de conciertos La OCBA Contigo. Concierto para grupos vulnerables adultos, que desde hoy y hasta el 26 de septiembre ofrece en diversas instituciones.

BWW Review: Known as the Samba Queen, MUSICAL DONA IVONE LARA - UM SORRISO NEGRO Open Photo BWW Review: Known as the Samba Queen, MUSICAL DONA IVONE LARA - UM SORRISO NEGRO Opens in Sao Paulo
by Claudio Erlichman - Aug 28, 2019

Audience and critical success in Rio de Janeiro MUSICAL DONA IVONE LARA - UM SORRISO NEGRO now opens in Sao Paulo. The show will take place at Teatro Sergio Cardoso, from August 29. The musical portrays the life and times of Brazilian singer-songwriter Ivone Lara da Costa, better known as Dona Ivone Lara, and affectionately called a?oeThe Queen of Sambaa??.

Swiss Guitarist Christoph Denoth To Appear In Solo Recital At SubCulture Photo Swiss Guitarist Christoph Denoth To Appear In Solo Recital At SubCulture
by Julie Musbach - May 22, 2019

The distinguished Swiss classical guitar virtuoso Christoph Denoth will appear in solo recital, Monday evening, June 10, 2019, 7:30 pm at New York's SubCulture (45 Bleecker St, New York, NY 10012).

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