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Mychael Danna's LIFE OF PI Premiere Anchors TSO's 2017-18 Opening Concert Photo Mychael Danna's LIFE OF PI Premiere Anchors TSO's 2017-18 Opening Concert
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

The Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO), led by Music Director Peter Oundjian, opens its 96th season today, September 19 at Roy Thomson Hall. The performance, part of Canada Mosaic (a Canada 150 Signature Project) is anchored by the World Premiere of Life of Pi-a new orchestral suite by Canadian composer Mychael Danna.

HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER'S STONE IN CONCERT Adds Second Show in Raleigh Photo HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER'S STONE IN CONCERT Adds Second Show in Raleigh
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

The Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts announced today that the North Carolina Symphony will perform Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in Concert on September 15 & 16, 2017 as part of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series.

New York Philharmonic to Premiere STAR WARS Film Concert Series This Fall Photo New York Philharmonic to Premiere STAR WARS Film Concert Series This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

The New York Philharmonic will present the World Premiere of Star Wars Film Concert Series, September 15-October 7, 2017, featuring screenings of four complete films from the saga - A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, and The Force Awakens - with Oscar-winning composer John Williams's musical scores performed live to film. The concerts will be led by acclaimed conductor David Newman.

L.A. Children's Chorus Names Next Artistic Director Photo L.A. Children's Chorus Names Next Artistic Director
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 12, 2017

Noted Conductor, Clinician and Educator who Assumes Post on August 1, 2018, Served as Music Director of American Boychoir from 2004-2017 His Tenure Was Highlighted by 200 Performances and up to Five National and International Tours Annually including Appearances with New York Philharmonic, Philadelphia Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonic, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Vienna Philharmonic, St. Olaf Choir, Westminster Choir and New York Choral Artists, among Others Eight Recordings, Live Performances at the Oscars and on CNN and Featured Role in Fictional Movie Inspired by Choir

HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS Continues Harry Potter Film Concert Series at Photo HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS Continues Harry Potter Film Concert Series at Sony Centre
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 12, 2017

The breathtaking and anticipated follow-up to the sheer screen and musical enchantment of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is back with the next film in the series. The Sony Centre has announced that the Toronto Symphony Orchestra will perform Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets October 12-14, 2017 continuing the global Harry Potter Film Concert Series after the breakout success of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Conducted by Joshua Gersen, the continuation of this breathtaking, much-anticipated film concert will see the film screened in high definition and in full on a 40-foot screen, as John Williams' incredible score is played live on stage by a world-class orchestra and choir.

X Factor Duo Stars in Musical Comedy with Slight Political Edge Photo X Factor Duo Stars in Musical Comedy with Slight Political Edge
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Stevi Ritchie is set to make his musical debut alongside Stacey Franks (McClean) in Musical Comedy The Sword And The Dope at Waterloo East Theatre this month.

New York Philharmonic Sets 2017-18 Season of 'Insights at the Atrium' Photo New York Philharmonic Sets 2017-18 Season of 'Insights at the Atrium'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

The New York Philharmonic has announced the 2017-18 season's Insights at the Atrium series, free events exploring themes of the Philharmonic's concert season through multimedia lectures, conversations, and panel discussions.

Starry Line Up Announced for HOLLYWOOD IN VIENNA Photo Starry Line Up Announced for HOLLYWOOD IN VIENNA
by Julie Musbach - Sep 10, 2017

For the 10th Anniversary of Hollywood in Vienna, the annual gala of film music, the creator and producer Sandra Tomek spared no efforts and will present an extraordinary event with uniquely different artists. The highlight of the jubilee week will be the Red Carpet Gala in the Vienna Concert Hall (Wiener Konzertaus) and the presentation of the"Max Steiner Film Music Achievement Award" to Danny Elfman by the City of Vienna.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 9/9/2017
by - Sep 9, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 9/9/2017.

Jessie Mueller and Jarrod Spector Set for Pasadena Pops' Salute to John Williams Toni Photo Jessie Mueller and Jarrod Spector Set for Pasadena Pops' Salute to John Williams Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2017

Michael Feinstein and the Pasadena POPS close out their popular outdoor summer concert series at the Los Angeles County Arboretum tonight, September 9, with Universal Studios Favorites!

Inti-Illimani Returns to Harris Center for 50th Anniversary Tour Photo Inti-Illimani Returns to Harris Center for 50th Anniversary Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

The music of Inti-Illimani has intoxicated audiences around the world. Harris Center is honored to present the return of this beloved and legendary Chilean ensemble in the year of their 50th birthday.

Bernstein's Philharmonic Celebrates Centennial Festival, 10/25‚Ä"11/14 Photo Bernstein's Philharmonic Celebrates Centennial Festival, 10/25‚Ä"11/14
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 6, 2017

The New York Philharmonic will present Bernstein's Philharmonic: A Centennial Festival, October 25-November 14, 2017,celebrating the former Philharmonic Music Director and Laureate Conductor on the centennial of his birth. The festival - which is part of the worldwide salute to the legacy of the renowned composer, conductor, pianist, and educator - will center on Bernstein's symphonic cycle, conducted by Alan Gilbert and Leonard Slatkin, complemented by other Bernstein works as well as by music by composers he admired and championed. In addition, the Philharmonic will present a Young People's Concert - the series that Bernstein famously brought to national attention through the television broadcasts - titled Inspirations and Tributes: "Celebrating Leonard Bernstein," conducted by Leonard Slatkin and featuring pianist Makoto Ozone on November 11. A number of other events - ranging from a marathon of Bernstein's Mahler recordings to a partnership with Harvard and University of Michigan to explore Bernstein as an educator and conductor - complement the concerts throughout the centennial season. Bernstein served as the Philharmonic's Music Director from 1958 to 1969, when he was named Laureate Conductor, a title he held until his death in 1990.

CSO Adds Second STAR WARS IN CONCERT Performance, 10/7 Photo CSO Adds Second STAR WARS IN CONCERT Performance, 10/7
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

Due to an overwhelming response to the Columbus Symphony's upcoming performance of Star Wars in Concert on Friday, October 6, a second performance has been added on Saturday, October 7, at 8pm. Tickets for the added performance will go on sale to the public at 10am on Friday, September 8.

New York Philharmonic Sets 2017-18 Season of 'Insights at the Atrium' Photo New York Philharmonic Sets 2017-18 Season of 'Insights at the Atrium'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

The New York Philharmonic has announced the 2017-18 season's Insights at the Atrium series, free events exploring themes of the Philharmonic's concert season through multimedia lectures, conversations, and panel discussions.

Houston Symphony Cancels Performances Due to Impact of Harvey Photo Houston Symphony Cancels Performances Due to Impact of Harvey
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

The Houston Symphony announced today the cancellation of several performances scheduled for September, including Opening Night with Susan Graham and Fiesta Sinfonica at Jones Hall, due to the impact of Hurricane Harvey.

X Factor Duo Set to Star in Musical Comedy with Slight Political Edge Photo X Factor Duo Set to Star in Musical Comedy with Slight Political Edge
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

Stevi Ritchie is set to make his musical debut alongside Stacey Franks (McClean) in Musical Comedy The Sword And The Dope at Waterloo East Theatre this September.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 9/2/2017
by - Sep 2, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 9/2/2017.

Houston Symphony Cancels Performances Due to Impact of Harvey Photo Houston Symphony Cancels Performances Due to Impact of Harvey
by Rebecca Russo - Aug 31, 2017

The Houston Symphony announced today the cancellation of several performances scheduled for September, including Opening Night with Susan Graham and Fiesta Sinfonica at Jones Hall, due to the impact of Hurricane Harvey.

Mychael Danna's LIFE OF PI Premiere Anchors TSO's 2017-18 Opening Concert Photo Mychael Danna's LIFE OF PI Premiere Anchors TSO's 2017-18 Opening Concert
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

The Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO), led by Music Director Peter Oundjian, opens its 96th season on Tuesday, September 19 at Roy Thomson Hall. The performance, part of Canada Mosaic (a Canada 150 Signature Project) is anchored by the World Premiere of Life of Pi-a new orchestral suite by Canadian composer Mychael Danna.

Jessie Mueller and Jarrod Spector Set for Pasadena Pops' Salute to John Williams Photo Jessie Mueller and Jarrod Spector Set for Pasadena Pops' Salute to John Williams
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2017

Michael Feinstein and the Pasadena POPS close out their popular outdoor summer concert series at the Los Angeles County Arboretum on Saturday, September 9 with Universal Studios Favorites!

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