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BSO and Andris Nelsons Welcome Audiences Back to Symphony Hall On September 30 Photo BSO and Andris Nelsons Welcome Audiences Back to Symphony Hall On September 30
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2021

The Boston Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Andris Nelsons are thrilled to welcome audiences back for the 2021-22 season opener on September 30, performing the first BSO concert for live audiences at Symphony Hall since March 2020, when the COVID-19 pandemic necessitated the closure of the Hall.

BWW Review: Big Smiles As Big Band Returns To Birdland Photo BWW Review: Big Smiles As Big Band Returns To Birdland
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 17, 2021

Last Friday the Birdland Big Band returned to the scene of their two-decade-long residency, and the patrons of the legendary nightclub could not have looked (or sounded) happier.

HOLIDAY POPS Returns To Live Audiences At Symphony Hall For The First Time Since 2019 Photo HOLIDAY POPS Returns To Live Audiences At Symphony Hall For The First Time Since 2019
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2021

The Boston Pops has announced the return of the ever-popular Holiday Pops season at Symphony Hall, December 2 through 24.

Virtual ELVIS WEEK 2021 Live From Graceland Announced Photo Virtual ELVIS WEEK 2021 Live From Graceland Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 27, 2021

For fans who are unable to visit Memphis during Elvis Week 2021, Graceland is offering the chance to tune in to Virtual Elvis Week 2021 - Live from Graceland on August 11-17.

Boston Symphony Orchestra Announces Return to Live Performances at Symphony Hall with Photo Boston Symphony Orchestra Announces Return to Live Performances at Symphony Hall with 2021-22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 18, 2021

The Boston Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Andris Nelsons will present a 2021-22 Symphony Hall season, September 30-April 30, that will first and foremost celebrate reuniting with their music community post-pandemic, while also continuing the orchestra’s commitment to welcoming new audiences.

Graceland Announces Appearance By Priscilla Presley At Elvis Week 2021 In Memphis Photo Graceland Announces Appearance By Priscilla Presley At Elvis Week 2021 In Memphis
by A.A. Cristi - May 21, 2021

Elvis Week 2021 will mark the 44th anniversary of Elvis' passing and with many COVID-19 restrictions lifted, Graceland is preparing for a huge gathering of thousands of Elvis fans and friends following last year's primarily virtual event.

The Rockabilly Rumble is Now Accepting Submissions Photo The Rockabilly Rumble is Now Accepting Submissions
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 7, 2021

‚ÄúThe newly formed¬†Rockabilly Artists Alliance¬†honors the roots and history of Rockabilly and the Rockabilly Rumble is great way to highlight artists and songwriters who continue to preserve the Rockabilly style,‚ÄĚ says¬†Jeff Cole, Executive Director of the RAA.¬†

Graceland Announces Plans For ELVIS WEEK 2021 In Memphis Photo Graceland Announces Plans For ELVIS WEEK 2021 In Memphis
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 11, 2021

Elvis Week 2021 will mark the 44th anniversary of Elvis' passing and Graceland is preparing for the gathering of thousands of Elvis fans and friends. Taking place August 11-17, Elvis Week is an annual, multi-day gathering celebrating Elvis' life and legacy. It has become a pop-culture phenomenon and an annual pilgrimage for music lovers from around the world.

Stream the BSO 2020 Holiday Pops Stream Concert, December 10 Photo Stream the BSO 2020 Holiday Pops Stream Concert, December 10
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 7, 2020

One of New England's most popular Christmastime traditions continues in 2020 with a virtual Holiday Pops program that will feature the Boston Pops Orchestra under the direction of Keith Lockhart in favorites of the season, December 10 through January 9, at www.bso.org/now.

BSO NOW Continues On Thanksgiving Day With Conductor Thomas Wilkins And Guests Photo BSO NOW Continues On Thanksgiving Day With Conductor Thomas Wilkins And Guests
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 24, 2020

On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26 at noon, at www.bso.org/now, the Boston Symphony Orchestra continues its series of new BSO NOW online offerings with a program of works by Jessie Montgomery, William Grant Still, and Duke Ellington under the direction of Germeshausen BSO Youth and Family Concerts Conductor Thomas Wilkins‚ÄĒthe second of 15 BSO performance streams under the banner title of Music in Changing Times.

Boston Symphony Orchestra Returns to Symphony Hall for First Time Since Pandemic Perf Photo Boston Symphony Orchestra Returns to Symphony Hall for First Time Since Pandemic Performance Hiatus
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2020

Boston Symphony Orchestra has announced their upcoming programming including newly recorded videos launching in November and December, plus Music In Changing Times and more.

This Week's Boston Symphony Orchestra's Online and Radio Broadcast Offerings Announce Photo This Week's Boston Symphony Orchestra's Online and Radio Broadcast Offerings Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 27, 2020

Encore BSO Recitals stream features a diverse program of folk-style pieces including some of BSO violinist Bonnie Bewick's own arrangements and compositions, two contemporary works for woodwind quintet, and a world premiere recording of one-minute cello miniatures solicited and performed by BSO cellist Mickey Katz.

Boston Symphony Orchestra Announces New Cello Miniatures by Nico Muhly, Marti Epstein Photo Boston Symphony Orchestra Announces New Cello Miniatures by Nico Muhly, Marti Epstein, and More This Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 27, 2020

Boston Symphony Orchestra has announced upcoming streaming offerings including new cello miniatures by Nico Muhly, Marti Epstein, and more, and fiddle music by Bonnie Bewick and friends. 

VIDEO: William Shatner Celebrates Release Of New Album With Animated Video Photo VIDEO: William Shatner Celebrates Release Of New Album With Animated Video
by Stephi Wild - Oct 3, 2020

The highly anticipated new blues album from pop culture icon William Shatner, simply titled The Blues, has finally arrived!

Tanglewood 2020 Online Festival Enters Final Week Photo Tanglewood 2020 Online Festival Enters Final Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2020

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

James Taylor Will Host a Free Stream Of THE BEST OF TANGLEWOOD ON PARADE Photo James Taylor Will Host a Free Stream Of THE BEST OF TANGLEWOOD ON PARADE
by Stephi Wild - Aug 13, 2020

Hosted by perennial Tanglewood favorite James Taylor, The Best of Tanglewood on Parade is a video stream of highlights from past Tanglewood on Parade concertsa?"features the Boston Symphony, Boston Pops, and Tanglewood Music Center orchestras, as well as the Tanglewood Festival Chorus and Boston Symphony Children's Choir, in selections led by conductors Andris Nelsons, Keith Lockhart, John Williams, James Burton, and Seiji Ozawa.

Uptown Jazz Tentet Announce New Release, Out October 1 Photo Uptown Jazz Tentet Announce New Release, Out October 1
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2020

The Uptown Jazz Tentet is a ten-piece ensemble collectively led by trumpeter, Brandon Lee and trombonists Willie Applewhite and James Burton lll.

Boston Symphony Orchestra Announces its 2020-21 Season Photo Boston Symphony Orchestra Announces its 2020-21 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 30, 2020

The 2020-21 Boston Symphony Orchestra season, September 16-May 1, has been specially programmed to offer the BSO's most devoted audiences and newcomers alike a fascinating and wide-ranging spectrum of musical styles and periodsa?"awe-inspiring works with an extraordinary potential to move us through their thrilling beauty, power, and brilliance.

Elvis Presley's Graceland Announces Plans for Elvis Week 2020 at Graceland in Memphis Photo Elvis Presley's Graceland Announces Plans for Elvis Week 2020 at Graceland in Memphis
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 27, 2020

¬†Elvis Week 2020¬†will mark the 43rd anniversary of Elvis' passing and¬†Graceland¬ģ¬†is preparing for the gathering of Elvis fans and friends from around the world for the nine-day celebration of Elvis' life. Events include appearances by celebrities and musicians, live concerts, panel discussions, Meet & Greet opportunities, parties, fan events, the new Elite Auction at Graceland, the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest and much more. Events will be held at the Mansion, the entertainment and exhibit complex,¬†Elvis Presley's Memphis, the AAA Four-Diamond¬†Guest House at Graceland¬†resort hotel and the new Graceland Exhibition Center, home to the new Jungle Room Bar.

Boston Symphony Orchestra and Andris Nelsons Will Bring LADY MACBETH OF MTSENSK to Ca Photo Boston Symphony Orchestra and Andris Nelsons Will Bring LADY MACBETH OF MTSENSK to Carnegie Hall in 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 28, 2020

As part of Carnegie Hall's 2020-2021 season, announced on January 28, the Boston Symphony Orchestra will perform three programs on October 26, 2020, and April 14 and 15, 2021, led by BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons. These programs will also be featured in the BSO's 2020-2021 season at Symphony Hall in Boston. Mr. Nelsons and the BSO will announce complete details of the 2020-21 season in April.

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