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Cleveland Orchestra Offers Holiday Cheer With New And Archival Recordings For Free On Photo Cleveland Orchestra Offers Holiday Cheer With New And Archival Recordings For Free On Adella Digital App
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2020

To help music lovers across Northeast Ohio and around the world celebrate this holiday season, beginning Thursday, December 17, The Cleveland Orchestra is offering new and archival Christmas recordings on its Adella digital streaming app and www.adella.live.

Ingrid Michaelson, Siddhartha Khosla and David Dabbon To Headline 'ASCAP Presents SPF Photo Ingrid Michaelson, Siddhartha Khosla and David Dabbon To Headline 'ASCAP Presents SPF'
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2020

In celebration of the 2020 Emmy season, The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) has extended ASCAP Presents SPF (Summer Performance Festival), its summer festival-inspired performance playlist series, for a special Emmys-themed edition. Featuring ASCAP members Ingrid Michaelson, Siddhartha Khosla and David Dabbon, the August 27 lineup will close out the summer programming with performances of their nominated works. 

SATAN'S FALL Will Premiere At The Roxian Theatre With The Mendelssohn Choir In Februa Photo SATAN'S FALL Will Premiere At The Roxian Theatre With The Mendelssohn Choir In February
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2019

The tale of Satan's fall from Heaven, as told in John Milton's Paradise Lost, has fascinated readers for centuries. In February 2020, audiences will have the opportunity to experience the timeless story in a powerful new way, when the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh (MCP) presents Satan's Fall, composed by Stewart Copeland, former rock drummer and co-founder of the legendary post-punk band The Police.

Wagner College Theatre Presents The World Premiere Of OUR NEW TOWN Photo Wagner College Theatre Presents The World Premiere Of OUR NEW TOWN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2019

Wagner College Theatre launches its 2019-20 Stage One Season with a world premiere musical Our New Town, with performances October 10-13.

Granny's Confections Introduces Macadamia Nut Brittle.  Now Seven Great Flavors of Ha Photo Granny's Confections Introduces Macadamia Nut Brittle. Now Seven Great Flavors of Handmade Brittle.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2019

Michigan owned and operated Granny's Confections has introduced an amazing new flavor of brittle. Macadamia Nut Brittle has joined their ever-growing family of handmade brittle, made in Howell Michigan. Co-Owner Patrick Taylor said, "We have been working on Macadamia Nut Brittle for a while. Like our other brittle flavors, Macadamia Nut will put a smile on your face. Macadamia Nuts are delicious, crunchy and loaded with healthy fats and proteins." Granny's Confections now has seven amazing flavors of brittle including peanut brittle, jalapeno peanut brittle (same great flavor as the peanut brittle, just with a little kick), cashew brittle, pecan brittle, almond brittle, coconut brittle and the new Macadamia Nut brittle. Granny's Confections only uses the best ingredients. No artificial flavors or colors. Just like Co-Owner Robert Page's granny taught him. All of their handmade brittle is Gluten Free. Granny's Confections is located at 5584 E. Grand River Ave in Howell Michigan. Normal business hours are Wednesdays and Fridays from 10-6. They also have a full online store that ships anywhere in the continental US for only $7.50. Shop online at www.grannysconfections.com Granny's Confections is a proud member of the Howell Area Chamber of Commerce, Greater Brighton Area Chamber of Commerce and Buy Michigan Now. Founded in 2015, Granny's Confections has grown from a small 300 sq.ft. building to a much larger 1,200 sqft building where they make and package every order by hand. Granny's Confections is growing. They are looking for retailers that would like to carry their amazing products. For more information, visit their website.

Mendelssohn Choir Of Pittsburgh's 2019-'20 Season Includes World Premiere By Stewart  Photo Mendelssohn Choir Of Pittsburgh's 2019-'20 Season Includes World Premiere By Stewart Copeland, Founder Of The Police
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2019

The Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh (MCP) has announced its 2019a?"'20 season. At 112 years in operation, MCP is the city's most celebrated chorus. Composed of approximately 150 singers, it is led by Robert Page Music Director Matthew Mehaffey.

Photo Flash: Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh Celebrates Queen Victoria Photo Photo Flash: Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh Celebrates Queen Victoria
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2019

The year 2019 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Queen Victoria. On May 18 and 19, the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh (MCP) will celebrate her in its lively, upcoming concert titled Victoria's Secret: A Life in Music. Audiences will experience some of the greatest musical pieces of the Victorian era as two actors lead them through episodes of the queen's life.

Mendelssohn Choir Of Pittsburgh Celebrates Queen Victoria With Music By Strauss, Wagn Photo Mendelssohn Choir Of Pittsburgh Celebrates Queen Victoria With Music By Strauss, Wagner And More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019

The year 2019 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Queen Victoria. On May 18 and 19, the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh (MCP) will celebrate her in its lively, upcoming concert titled Victoria's Secret: A Life in Music. Audiences will experience some of the greatest musical pieces of the Victorian era as two actors lead them through episodes of the queen's life.

Mendelssohn Choir Of Pittsburgh Presents 'Let My People Go!' Photo Mendelssohn Choir Of Pittsburgh Presents 'Let My People Go!'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2018

In February 2019, the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh (MCP) invites audiences to celebrate Black History Month with the Pittsburgh premiere of American composer Donald McCullough's "Let My People Go! A Spiritual Journey Along the Underground Railroad." This concert of African American spirituals is presented in collaboration with Ebenezer Baptist Church, where the concert will take place on Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.

Resonance Works Presents A JOYOUS SOUND Photo Resonance Works Presents A JOYOUS SOUND
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2018

RESONANCE WORKS expands its holiday tradition this year with A Joyous Sound! Performances are Friday, December 7th, at 8pm at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Upper St. Clair - the company's first in the South Hills - and Sunday, December 9th, at 3pm at Third Presbyterian Church in Shadyside.

The Cast of GAME ON is Ready to Compete at Pittsburgh CLO! Photo The Cast of GAME ON is Ready to Compete at Pittsburgh CLO!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

Pittsburgh CLO is proud to announce the cast of the world premiere of GAME ON , November 9, 2018 - January 27, 2019 at the CLO Cabaret. GAME ON is the second musical to be given a world premiere from Pittsburgh CLO's inaugural SPARK festival, which showcased musicals designed to cultivate the next generation of small-cast shows that will thrive in small venues around the country. GAME ON is written by Pittsburgh CLO alums Marcus Stevens and David Dabbon. Tickets for this hilarious game show extravaganza are now available online at CLOCabaret.com, by phone at 412-456-6666 or in person at the Theater Square Box Office, and start at $31.25.

San Francisco Ballet Welcome Ming Luke As Guest Conductor For Kennedy Center Performa Photo San Francisco Ballet Welcome Ming Luke As Guest Conductor For Kennedy Center Performance.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

Ming Luke will act as guest conductor for San Francisco Ballet (SFB), "one of the world's top ballet companies" (London Sunday Times), at Kennedy Center on October 28th, 1:30pm. Luke will lead the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra in live accompaniment for pieces choreographed by some of the world's most renowned dance-makers.

Ming Luke Joins SF Ballet as Guest Conductor for Kennedy Center Performances Photo Ming Luke Joins SF Ballet as Guest Conductor for Kennedy Center Performances
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2018

Ming Luke will act as guest conductor for San Francisco Ballet (SFB) at Kennedy Center in late October. The company will present two programs of new works selected from their groundbreaking Unbound Festival. Luke, along with SFB Music Director Martin West, will lead the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra in live accompaniment for pieces choreographed by some of the world's most renowned dance-makers.

Cleveland Orchestra Announces Lisa Wong As Director Of Choruses Photo Cleveland Orchestra Announces Lisa Wong As Director Of Choruses
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2018

Today, The Cleveland Orchestra and Music Director Franz Welser-Most have announced that Lisa Wong has been named Director of Choruses for The Cleveland Orchestra, effective immediately. The Cleveland Orchestra Chorus is one of the few professionally trained, all-volunteer choruses sponsored by a major American orchestra. Its members hail from nearly fifty Cleveland-area communities and together contribute more than 15,000 volunteer hours to the Orchestra's music-making each year. Wong will hold the Frances P. and Chester C. Bolton Director of Choruses Endowed Chair.

GVO to Perform Verdi's Requiem with St. George's Choral Society Photo GVO to Perform Verdi's Requiem with St. George's Choral Society
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2018

On Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 2:30pm, the Greenwich Village Orchestra (GVO) returns to the beautiful 19th-century Church of the Incarnation (209 Madison Ave.) for its final concert of the season, Requiem Aeternam. The GVO joins forces with St. George's Choral Society, under artistic director and conductor Matthew Lewis, for Verdi's epic Requiem. Requiem's soloists will feature soprano Rebecca Farley, mezzo-soprano Raehann Bryce-Davis, tenor Jonathan Tetelman, and bass Christian Zaremba. 

National Chorale presents 50th Presentation Of Handel's Messiah Sing-In, 12/15 Photo National Chorale presents 50th Presentation Of Handel's Messiah Sing-In, 12/15
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

National Chorale, New York's premier professional choral company, under the Artistic Direction of Everett McCorvey, continues its 2017-2018 Season at Lincoln Center with the 50th presentation of Handel's Messiah Sing-In onFriday, December 15, 2017 at 7:30pm at the David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, NYC. Tickets are $30-100 and are available at www.nationalchorale.com, or by calling (212) 333-5333.

The Dessoff Choirs Begins New Season with Tribute to Gregg Smith Photo The Dessoff Choirs Begins New Season with Tribute to Gregg Smith
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2017

The Dessoff Choirs opens its 93rd season with Multidimensional Magnificence: a one-night only performance at Riverside Church inspired by the many concerts produced by American composer/conductor Gregg Smith. His devotion to choral music was greater than almost any one of his generation.

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Honor Service Men & Women at AMERICANA CONCERT
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2017

In collaboration with Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra offers a free performance in honor of American service men and woman. "In Honor of Service - An Americana Concert" is Today, June 30 at 7 p.m. at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall in Oakland.

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Honor Service Men & Women at AMERICANA CONCERT
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2017

In collaboration with Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra offers a free performance in honor of American service men and woman. "In Honor of Service - An Americana Concert" is Friday, June 30 at 7 p.m. at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall in Oakland.

Cleveland Orchestra Director of Choruses Robert Porco will Step Down at Conclusion of 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

The Cleveland Orchestra has announced that renowned choral director Robert Porco will step down from his position as the Orchestra's Director of Choruses with the conclusion of the 2017-18 season.  At that time, he will be the longest-serving Director of Choruses and Director of the Cleveland Orchestra Chorus in the ensemble's history, he began his tenure with the 1998-99 season.

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