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The Seattle Symphony Announces Its 2023/2024 Season At Benaroya Hall Photo The Seattle Symphony Announces Its 2023/2024 Season At Benaroya Hall
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 10, 2023

The Seattle Symphony's 2023/2024 season marks the orchestra's 120th season and the 25th anniversary of Benaroya Hall's opening. The season launches with recreations of the Symphony's and the Hall's first-ever concerts; featuring Seattle Symphony Conductor Emeritus Ludovic Morlot and soprano Alexandra LoBianco.

Music Academy Celebrates LOWENTHAL'S LEGEND, March 9 Photo Music Academy Celebrates LOWENTHAL'S LEGEND, March 9
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 15, 2023

The internationally acclaimed American pianists Ursula Oppens and Jerome Lowenthal will perform in an Music Academy concert on Thursday evening, March 9, 2023, at 7 PM, PST, at Music Academy of the West's Hahn Hall (1070 Fairway Road Santa Barbara, CA 93108). This concert, entitled 'Lowenthal's Legend,' honors and celebrates the extraordinary pianist and preeminent pedagogue Jerome Lowenthal, who has served as a Music Academy teaching artist for half a century.

THE GODFATHER LIVE, with 61 Piece Orchestra, to Play Chicago's Auditorium Theatre Photo THE GODFATHER LIVE, with 61 Piece Orchestra, to Play Chicago's Auditorium Theatre
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 6, 2022

On Saturday, November 12th at 8 pm, ten-time Academy Award-winning masterpiece, The Godfather, will be screened and performed with a 61-piece orchestra in celebration of the iconic film's 50th anniversary, produced by CineConcerts and presented by Massimo Gallotta Productions.

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Presents CURRENT: EQUILIBRIUM at Boomtown Brewery In Ap Photo Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Presents CURRENT: EQUILIBRIUM at Boomtown Brewery In April
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2022

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) adds a decidedly contemporary twist to its programming with ‚ÄúCURRENT: Equilibrium,‚ÄĚ a visually and aurally immersive program of electro-acoustic classical music, including three world premieres, curated by composer/Artistic Advisor Derrick Skye and led by guest conductor Vincent Womack, on Sunday, April 10, 2022, 5 pm, at Boomtown Brewery in downtown Los Angeles.

The Seattle Symphony Announces E09066 Concert Broadcast Photo The Seattle Symphony Announces E09066 Concert Broadcast
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 31, 2022

The Seattle Symphony marks the 80th anniversary of Executive Order 9066 with a week-long digital broadcast of the EO9066 program on Seattle Symphony Live. Issued on February 19, 1942, Executive Order 9066 authorized the relocation and incarceration of over 100,000 innocent Japanese American citizens during World War II.

American Symphony Orchestra Offers Free Chamber Music at Brooklyn Bridge Park Photo American Symphony Orchestra Offers Free Chamber Music at Brooklyn Bridge Park
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021

The American Symphony Orchestra (ASO) presents three free concerts of chamber music on September 16, 23, and 30 at Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 3 Greenway Terrace, as part of the Sounds at Sunset series.

Classical Discoveries With Marvin Rosen Presents WPRB Radio Tribute To Asian American Photo Classical Discoveries With Marvin Rosen Presents WPRB Radio Tribute To Asian American Composers
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2021

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, for the next two Wednesday mornings (May 12 and May 19) from 7:00 to 10:00am, Classical Discoveries, with host Marvin Rosen, will air two programs completely devoted to music by Asian American composers. The two-part series is called In The Year of The Ox - WPRB Radio tribute to Asian American Composers.

Smuin Contemporary Ballet Announces SMUIN AL FRESCO Photo Smuin Contemporary Ballet Announces SMUIN AL FRESCO
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2021

East Bay dance audiences may be pondering not ‚Äúto be or not to be‚ÄĚ but whether 'tis nobler to dance when Smuin Contemporary Ballet takes the stage with Smuin al Fresco at the beautiful outdoor Bruns Amphitheater in Orinda.

Derrick Spiva Jr. Named Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Artistic Advisor Photo Derrick Spiva Jr. Named Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Artistic Advisor
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 19, 2020

Jaime Martín, Music Director of Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO), has promoted LACO's Artist-Educator/Composer Derrick Spiva Jr. to Artistic Advisor, announces LACO's Executive Director Ben Cadwallader.

The Broad Stage Announces Classical Hour On Facebook Photo The Broad Stage Announces Classical Hour On Facebook
by Stephi Wild - Mar 28, 2020

The Broad Stage announces The Broad Stage Classical Hour, a new, recurring program featuring live classical performances from intimate rooms. The Broad Stage Classical Hour is part of The Broad Stage at Home, a destination offering new, livestreamed content from artistic partners and archival concert footage.

Harlem Quartet Showcases Music Of African American & Latino Composers In Two Eclectic Photo Harlem Quartet Showcases Music Of African American & Latino Composers In Two Eclectic Programs
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2019

The Chamber Music Society of Detroit is presenting the Harlem Quartet in two diverse concert programs ranging from classical to contemporary, Latino and jazz.  On Friday, October 11 at 8:00 PM, the quartet performs music of African-American composers at Schaver Music Recital Hall, located at 480 W. Hancock in Detroit, on the campus of Wayne State University.  Then on Saturday, October 12 at 8:00 PM, 14-time Grammy Award winning clarinetist and composer Paquito D'Rivera joins the quartet at Seligman Performing Arts Center, located at 22305 W. 13 Mile Road in Beverly Hills.

Solistas Ensamble interpretar√° m√ļsica sacra de Leoncavallo, Puccini, Mascagni, Verd Photo Solistas Ensamble interpretar√° m√ļsica sacra de Leoncavallo, Puccini, Mascagni, Verdi, Zandonai y Chihara
by Julie Musbach - Jun 7, 2019

El llamado verismo naci√≥ en Italia como una manera realista de plasmar el mundo, lejos de la idealizaci√≥n rom√°ntica y las ilusiones. Este movimiento estuvo presente en la m√ļsica y formar√° parte del pr√≥ximo concierto de Solistas Ensamble de Bellas Artes que ofrecer√° el programaM√ļsica Sacra de Repertorio Verista, con obras de compositores como Leoncavallo, Puccini, Mascagni, Verdi, Zandonai y Chihara.

Noche de Museos y de m√ļsica con el INBAL Photo Noche de Museos y de m√ļsica con el INBAL
by Julie Musbach - Feb 26, 2019

Intensa oferta musical se ofrecer√° durante la Noche de Museos de febrero, que, como cada √ļltimo mi√©rcoles de mes, tiene programada una serie de conciertos en diversos recintos.

Soka Performing Arts Center Presents Royal Scottish National Orchestra With Olga Kern Photo Soka Performing Arts Center Presents Royal Scottish National Orchestra With Olga Kern
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 13, 2019

Soka Performing Arts Center presents the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) with world-renowned pianist Olga Kern on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at 8 PM. Founded in 1981, the RSNO is Scotland's national symphonic ensemble and one of the country's five National Performing Companies. The orchestra will perform the US premiere of Paul Chihara's A Matter of Honor, inspired by the words and actions leading up to the forced relocation of Japanese-American citizens during WWII; Rachmaninoff - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini; and Prokofiev - Symphony No. 5.

Richard O'Neill Continues Residency At The Broad Stage, 3/3 Photo Richard O'Neill Continues Residency At The Broad Stage, 3/3
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 6, 2019

The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage in Santa Monica presents concerts with violist Richard Yongjae O'Neill, its artist in residence.  On Sunday, March 3, O'Neill performs a program of British composers -- Britten, Bowen, Bridge, Carter and Clarke with pianist Steven Lin; he closes on Sunday, May 26 with a program called L.A. Masters with works by Stravinsky, Schoenberg and Brahms with Jennifer Frautschi (violin), Jesse Mills (violin), Fred Sherry (cello), and Orion Weiss (piano).

Solistas Ensamble De Bellas Artes Ofrecer√° M√ļsica Sacra De Compositores Veristas En Photo Solistas Ensamble De Bellas Artes Ofrecer√° M√ļsica Sacra De Compositores Veristas En La Primera Noche De Museos Del A√Īo
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 29, 2019

En el marco del programa Noche de Museos y despu√©s de presentarse en el Anfiteatro Sim√≥n Bol√≠var del Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso con una gran respuesta por parte del p√ļblico, Solistas Ensamble de Bellas Artes, dirigido por Christian Gohmer, ofrecer√° un concierto en el Colegio de San Ignacio de Loyola, Vizca√≠nas, el mi√©rcoles 30 de enero a las 19:00 horas

Emociones y melodías en el inicio de la temporada 2019 de Solistas Ensamble Photo Emociones y melodías en el inicio de la temporada 2019 de Solistas Ensamble
by Julie Musbach - Jan 24, 2019

Solistas Ensamble del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL), agrupaci√≥n fundada en 1984 por el maestro Rufino Montero, inici√≥ su temporada 2019 el d√≠a de ayer en el Anfiteatro Sim√≥n Bol√≠var, y lo hizo frente a un p√ļblico atento que ansiaba escuchar las melod√≠as.

Inicia la primera temporada 2019 de Solistas Ensamble Photo Inicia la primera temporada 2019 de Solistas Ensamble
by Julie Musbach - Jan 16, 2019

Distinguidos tanto por sus interpretaciones de m√ļsica antigua como contempor√°nea, la agrupaci√≥n Solistas Ensamble del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL), bajo la direcci√≥n de Christian Gohmer, arrancar√° su primera temporada 2019.

Four Corners Ensemble Presents Three NYC Concerts In November Photo Four Corners Ensemble Presents Three NYC Concerts In November
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 8, 2018

Four Corners Ensemble is proud to share three upcoming concerts this month in New York City.

Four Corners Ensemble Presents STROLLING ON A WORLD MAP Photo Four Corners Ensemble Presents STROLLING ON A WORLD MAP
by Julie Musbach - Oct 31, 2018

Four Corners Ensemble presents four dynamic mini-concertos from its 'World Map Concerti Series.' Composed by award-winning composer Shying Li, 'World Map Concerti' is a multi-cultural and multi-national collection with virtuosic soloists and a soloist-level 'orchestra'. These concertos focus on each soloist's unique geographical, cultural and personal identities.

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