Date of Birth: June 29, 1908
Date of Death: May 18, 1975 (66)

Birth Place: Cambridge, MA, USA
BWW Review: CLASSICAL (RE)VISION at San Francisco Ballet Offers a Sparkling Program of Contemporary Dance BWW Review: CLASSICAL (RE)VISION at San Francisco Ballet Offers a Sparkling Program of Contemporary Dance
by Jim Munson - Feb 13, 2020

How lucky we are to be living in the age of Mark Morris! My first thought watching San Francisco Ballet's opening night performance of their a?oeClassical (Re)Visiona?? program was a?oeGod, they're good!a?? SF Ballet presents a sparking and varied program of contemporary ballet that will leave you skipping down the steps of the Opera House on your way home. (more...)

HIGHLIGHTS 2019 Q4: Se inaugura el CENTRO CULTURAL MEXIQUENSE ANÁHUAC al poniente de la CDMX HIGHLIGHTS 2019 Q4: Se inaugura el CENTRO CULTURAL MEXIQUENSE ANÁHUAC al poniente de la CDMX
by Clemente Sanchez - Jan 25, 2020

HIGHLIGHTS 2019 Q4: Se inaugura el CENTRO CULTURAL MEXIQUENSE ANÁHUAC al poniente de la CDMX (more...)

Lynn University Conservatory of Music to Offer 19 Classical Music Presentations in January and February Lynn University Conservatory of Music to Offer 19 Classical Music Presentations in January and February
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2020

Jon Robertson, dean of Lynn University Conservatory of Music and Philharmonia guest conductor, today invited fans of classical music to 19 presentations during the first two months of 2020, including the annual New Music Festival. (more...)

The New Jersey Youth Symphony Presents TWO NUTCRACKERS At UCPAC The New Jersey Youth Symphony Presents TWO NUTCRACKERS At UCPAC
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2019

The New Jersey Youth Symphony (NJYS) presents a rare side-by-side concert of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Suite performed by the NJYS Youth Symphony alongside Duke Ellington's jazz rendition performed by the NJYS Jazz Orchestra on Sunday, December 8 at 3:00 p.m. at the Union County Performing Arts Center (1601 Irving Street in Rahway). Tickets are $20/Adults, $15/Seniors and Students or 5 tickets for $50. Use code FAMILYPACK at www.ucpac.org. There will be a complimentary pre-concert reception in the UCPAC lobby at 2:00 p.m. (more...)

Enjoy New Sights, New Sounds And Unexpected Surprises At The Grand Rapids Symphony's Holiday Pops, CIRQUE DU NOEL Enjoy New Sights, New Sounds And Unexpected Surprises At The Grand Rapids Symphony's Holiday Pops, CIRQUE DU NOEL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2019

December is the time of year for decorating, baking, shopping and spending time with friends and family. It's also one of the best times of the year for music. Celebrate the holidays with timeless music and much more with your Grand Rapids Pops making the season bright with the sublime sounds of Christmas. (more...)

Princeton Symphony Orchestra to Present the New Jersey Tap Dance Ensemble and Princeton High School Choir Princeton Symphony Orchestra to Present the New Jersey Tap Dance Ensemble and Princeton High School Choir
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2019

On Saturday, December 14, at 3pm and 6pm, the Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO) Holiday POPS! concert celebrates the season with returns of the New Jersey Tap Dance Ensemble and the Princeton High School Choir. The festive program features March of the Toys by Victor Herbert, 'White Christmas' by Irving Berlin, 'Waltz of the Flowers' from Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker, a polka by Johann Strauss Jr., Leroy Anderson's Sleigh Ride, and more. Of course, everyone is invited to join in the annual carol sing-along! Conductor Nell Flanders leads both performances, which take place at Richardson Auditorium on the campus of Princeton University. (more...)

Chicago Philharmonic Presents Free, Family-Friendly Holiday Concert At South Shore Center Chicago Philharmonic Presents Free, Family-Friendly Holiday Concert At South Shore Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019

After yet another summer of record participation, Side by Side with the Chicago Philharmonic will perform for the third time at South Shore Cultural Center on December 1 2019 for a holiday community concert with guest conductor Emanuele Andrizzi. The program, presented as a part of the Chicago Park District's Night Out in the Parks initiative, invites students and community members to play alongside professional Chicago Philharmonic musicians in a series of free, public concerts in Chicago's beautiful parks. Joining the orchestra and community members for this special holiday concert will be members of the Hyde Park Youth Symphony, bringing together diverse young musicians from the South side of Chicago.   (more...)

Artist Series Concerts Kicks Off The Holidays With PIANO GRAND: The Holiday Edition! Artist Series Concerts Kicks Off The Holidays With PIANO GRAND: The Holiday Edition!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2019

Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota kicks off the holiday season with an all-new holiday version of a?oePiano Grand,a?? the sellout concert featuring five Steinway & Sons concert grand pianos played by five top area pianists (Dr. Joseph Holt, Don Bryn, Andrew Lapp, Thomas Purviance and Michael Stewart), Sunday, December 8, 4:00 p.m., at the Sarasota Opera House, 61 N. Pineapple Ave., Sarasota. (more...)

Join Guelph Chamber Choir's Annual CHRISTMAS LESSONS & CAROLS Concert Join Guelph Chamber Choir's Annual CHRISTMAS LESSONS & CAROLS Concert
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2019

Enter into the true spirit of the season with a concert that will appeal to all ages. Join us for an afternoon of singing at the Guelph Chamber Choir's Christmas Lessons & Carols Concert, conducted by Charlene Pauls, on Sunday, December 1, 2019 at 3:00 pm at the beautiful St. George's Anglican Church in downtown Guelph. (more...)

Celebrate The Season With Two Spectacular GR Symphony Shows! Celebrate The Season With Two Spectacular GR Symphony Shows!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019

In West Michigan, it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and with it comes thoughts of decorating, baking, shopping and listening to holiday music. With timeless music and thrilling acrobatics, the Grand Rapids Pops are preparing to make the spirits bright with the sublime sounds of the season. (more...)

Northrop Presents The Chenault Duo Next Month Northrop Presents The Chenault Duo Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2019

Raymond and Elizabeth Chenault, known as a?oeThe World's Premiere Duo-Organ Teama?? (Atlanta Journal & Constitution), perform on Northrop's restored Aeolian-Skinner Opus 892 pipe organ on Tue, Dec 3 in a program of popular holiday favorites. Having commissioned, arranged, and premiered more than 60 organ duets, The Chenault Duo has made a?oeorgan music for four hands, four feeta?? synonymous with their name, and will bring traditional organ programming along with several holiday selections to Northrop's stage. (more...)

The Chelsea Symphony's Annual Holiday Concert Returns December 6 Featuring Mario Cantone The Chelsea Symphony's Annual Holiday Concert Returns December 6 Featuring Mario Cantone
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2019

The Chelsea Symphony's Holiday Concert at 8pm on December 6th, 2019, features the orchestra's annual performance of Aaron Dai's The Night Before Christmas, narrated by actor and comedian Mario Cantone, best known for his role as Anthony on Sex and the City. (more...)

Winter Events Announced At The Center For The Arts At George Mason University Winter Events Announced At The Center For The Arts At George Mason University
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2019

The Center for the Arts at George Mason University continues the 2019/20 season this November and December with an array of dance, theater, opera, and music from around the world through programs from Great Performances at Mason, the Family Series, as well as signature events from Mason's College of Visual and Performing Arts. (more...)

GR Symphony Offers 'Before It Snows' Ticket Sale GR Symphony Offers 'Before It Snows' Ticket Sale
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2019

Fall is upon us, and winter won't be far behind. Get a head start on your Christmas shopping and get tickets to four of the Grand Rapids Symphony's most popular shows at up to half-off through our Before it Snows Sale!  (more...)

Boston Ballet Ii To Perform At Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center! Boston Ballet Ii To Perform At Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2019

Boston Ballet II (BBII) will perform at Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center in Stowe, Vermont on Saturday, November 2 at 7:00 pm.  The program will feature three works by Boston Ballet-based choreographers, a 19th century work by Arthur Saint-Leon, composer Amilcare Ponchielli's Dance of the Hours, a romantic duet by Tony Award-winning choreographer Christopher Wheeldon, and excerpts from Mikko Nissinen's The Nutcracker. (more...)

Boston Landmarks Orchestra Announces Free Summer Concert Series Boston Landmarks Orchestra Announces Free Summer Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2019

Boston Landmarks Orchestra (LO) under the direction of Music Director Christopher Wilkins, and Executive Director Jo Frances Meyer, announces its 2019 season of free concerts at the DCR's Hatch Memorial Shell on the Esplanade. The free, public concerts will be held every Wednesday evening at 7pm from July 17 to August 21, 2019. (more...)

San Francisco Ballet Announces 2020 Repertory Season San Francisco Ballet Announces 2020 Repertory Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2019

Artistic Director Helgi Tomasson and San Francisco Ballet today announced programming for the 2020 Repertory Season. Building on a heritage of commissioning groundbreaking dance from today's top choreographers, uncovering new choreographic talent, staging modern classics, and preserving the works that make up the canon of classic ballet, the 2020 Season places SF Ballet at the forefront of innovation and preeminence. Highlights include two new SF Ballet commissions by Cathy Marston and Trey McIntyre, and a co-commission with American Ballet Theatre of a work by Alexei Ratmansky; as well as works by George Balanchine, David Dawson, Harald Lander, Edwaard Liang, Benjamin Millepied, Mark Morris, Liam Scarlett, Helgi Tomasson, and Stanton Welch. The Season's three story ballets include Balanchine's A Midsummer Night's Dream, Wheeldon's Cinderella, and Tomasson's Romeo & Juliet. (more...)

The Hylton Performing Arts Center Announces 2019-2020 Season The Hylton Performing Arts Center Announces 2019-2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2019

Hylton Performing Arts Center announced today its 2019-2020 season of mainstage performances, featuring a diverse lineup of artists and ensembles across genres, as part of Hylton Presents, Hylton Family Series, Matinee Idylls, and the American Roots Series. The Hylton Center also announced the first Hylton Center EXTRA! for the season: the husband and wife duo and banjo icons, B la Fleck and Abigail Washburn, in a special concert event featuring their unique blend of alternative bluegrass. Season subscriptions are on sale to Friends of the Hylton Center at HyltonCenter.org/preview or by phone at 703-993-7700. For the general public, subscriptions go on sale Wednesday, April 24 and single tickets on Thursday, August 1. More details are available at HyltonCenter.org. (more...)

Plink, Plank, Plunk Y La Máquina De Escribir Acapararon La Atención De Niños De Primaria En La Biblioteca Vasconcelos Plink, Plank, Plunk Y La Máquina De Escribir Acapararon La Atención De Niños De Primaria En La Biblioteca Vasconcelos
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2019

Me gusta ver las caras de los nuevos públicos, ver sus ojos cuando se abren ante la sorpresa de las notas musicales que por primera vez escuchan con una orquesta en vivo, dijo el director huésped Luis Manuel Sánchez. (more...)

Acercar a niños y jóvenes a la música, propósito de OCBA contigo Acercar a niños y jóvenes a la música, propósito de OCBA contigo
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2019

Conquistar a un público que no ha asistido a un concierto de cámara o de otras agrupaciones musicales de la Secretaría de Cultura o del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL), es una tarea constante a fin de dar a conocer los derechos culturales de las niñas, los niños y los adolescentes, los cuales se establecen en la Constitución Política. (more...)

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