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Steinway & Sons Presents Jeanne Golan's IT TAKES ONE TO TANGO! Photo Steinway & Sons Presents Jeanne Golan's IT TAKES ONE TO TANGO!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 20, 2021

Steinway & Sons presents It Takes One to Tango, the extraordinary new album from pianist Jeanne  Golan. Golan describes the album as “a collection featuring tango-inspired gems that are largely unknown. 

World Premiere of Compositions by Sisseton Youth to Be Performed by South Dakota Symp Photo World Premiere of Compositions by Sisseton Youth to Be Performed by South Dakota Symphony
by Julie Musbach - Sep 9, 2019

Musical compositions from seven participants of the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra's Music Composition Academies will feature on a concert that is free to the public, played by the musicians of the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra, on Thursday, September 12, 2019 in Sisseton, SD.

SDSO To Celebrate D.C. Residency Of Lakota Music Project With Local Send-Off Performa Photo SDSO To Celebrate D.C. Residency Of Lakota Music Project With Local Send-Off Performance
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 3, 2019

South Dakota Symphony Orchestra to celebrate Washington, D.C. Residency of the Lakota Music Project with local send-off performance October 15, 2019

Compositions By SD Youth To Be Performed By Musicians Of SDSO Photo Compositions By SD Youth To Be Performed By Musicians Of SDSO
by Julie Musbach - Mar 5, 2019

Musical compositions from twenty participants of the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra's Music Composition Academies will feature on a concert that is free to the public, played by the musicians of the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra, on Thursday, March 7.

South Dakota Symphony Launches 'Bridging Cultures' Program In February Photo South Dakota Symphony Launches 'Bridging Cultures' Program In February
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2019

The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra will launch a new initiative for building an inclusive community in Sioux Falls when it performs music of five living composers from as many different cultures today, February 1 at 7:30 PM in Hamre Recital Hall at Augustana University.

South Dakota Symphony Launches 'Bridging Cultures' Program In February Photo South Dakota Symphony Launches 'Bridging Cultures' Program In February
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 24, 2019

The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra will launch a new initiative for building an inclusive community in Sioux Falls when it performs music of five living composers from as many different cultures on Friday, February 1 at 7:30 PM in Hamre Recital Hall at Augustana University.

SD Symphony Names Jennifer Teisinger Executive Director Photo SD Symphony Names Jennifer Teisinger Executive Director
by Julie Musbach - Jan 3, 2019

The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra (SDSO) announces the appointment of Jennifer Teisinger as Executive Director. Teisinger's career spans more than 20 years of executive leadership in the performing arts. 

U-M Musical Theatre Students to Perform with the New York Philharmonic Photo U-M Musical Theatre Students to Perform with the New York Philharmonic
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2017

The University Musical Society (UMS) announces that University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance students Jamie Colburn and Jessica Gomes-Ng will perform with the New York Philharmonic today, November 18 at Hill Auditorium.

Two U-M Musical Theatre Students To Perform With New York Philharmonic During Ann Arb Photo Two U-M Musical Theatre Students To Perform With New York Philharmonic During Ann Arbor Residency
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2017

When the New York Philharmonic comes to Ann Arbor this year for their second major orchestral residency with the University of Michigan's University Musical Society, two U-M students will take center stage with them at Hill Auditorium Nov. 18.

U-M Musical Theatre Students to Perform with the New York Philharmonic Photo U-M Musical Theatre Students to Perform with the New York Philharmonic
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2017

The University Musical Society (UMS) announces that University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance students Jamie Colburn and Jessica Gomes-Ng will perform with the New York Philharmonic on Saturday, November 18 at Hill Auditorium.

New York Philharmonic Apprentice and Master Violins Now Available for Students Photo New York Philharmonic Apprentice and Master Violins Now Available for Students
by Julie Musbach - Oct 17, 2017

Harold Hagopian, president of New York Stringed Instrument Company Inc., who is a Juilliard graduate and violinist, has partnered with the New York Philharmonic to create the Official New York Philharmonic Apprentice Violin, which the Orchestra has endorsed as a high-quality starter violin for children, as well as the Master Violin for more advanced students. Now available nationally through SHAR MUSIC, this is the first time that the New York Philharmonic has made such an endorsement.

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.

Theatre Development Fund to Present PERFORMETERIA, Immersive Festival of Off-Off Broadway Theatre & Dance
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

Theatre Development Fund (TDF), the not-for-profit performing arts service organization is presenting PERFORMETERIA, its first ever immersive festival featuring works from some of the most innovative Off-Off Broadway theatre and dance companies in New York City through its OffOff@$9 Program.

New York Philharmonic Presents World Premiere Of Lera Auerbach's NYx: FRACTURED DREAMS And More In February
by Molly Tracy - Feb 1, 2017

Music Director Alan Gilbert will conduct the New York Philharmonic in the World Premiere-New York Philharmonic Commission of Lera Auerbach's NYx: Fractured Dreams (Violin Concerto No. 4).

SDSO to Perform World Premiere Piece From New York Philharmonic VP of Education
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra (SDSO) welcomes composer and Vice President of Education with the New York Philharmonic, Theodore Wiprud, on this Saturday's concert, Schumann's Symphony No. 2.

NY Philharmonic Announces 'Young People's Concerts'
by Christina Mancuso - Nov 9, 2016

The 94th season of the New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (YPCs) will continue on Saturday, December 3, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. with "Classical," the second program in this season's series, The Ages of Music - each program exploring the sound, composers, and culture of the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Modern eras, respectively. The all-Mozart program will feature the Overture to The Marriage of Figaro and selections from the Symphony No. 31, Paris; Flute Concerto No. 2, with Philharmonic flutist Yoobin Son in her Philharmonic solo debut; and Symphony No. 39. Assistant Conductor Joshua Gersen will conduct the program; Vice President, Education, Theodore Wiprud will host the event, which will also feature classical dancer Thomas Baird and hip-hop dancer Quilan Arnold. The scriptwriters and directors are Nell Benjamin and Laurence O'Keefe, whose collaborations include the Tony-nominated and Olivier Award-winning Legally Blonde, The Musical.

New York Philharmonic To Begin New Season of Young People's Concerts in October
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2016

New York Phil to Stream First-Ever Live Concert on Facebook for Season Opener, Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

The New York Philharmonic will present its first-ever live concert broadcast on Facebook with the 2016-17 season Opening Gala Concert, Today, September 21, 2016, launching its 175th anniversary season and The New World Initiative, a season-long, citywide project revolving around Dvo?ak's Symphony No. 9, From the New World, and its theme of "home." Throughout the 2016-17 season, The New World Initiative will explore the New World Symphony through performances, community outreach, and education projects on the occasion of the Philharmonic's 175th anniversary season, honoring the Orchestra's hometown and its role as an adopted home for many.

New York Phil to Stream First-Ever Live Concert on Facebook for Season Opener, 9/21
by Christina Mancuso - Sep 19, 2016

The New York Philharmonic will present its first-ever live concert broadcast on Facebook with the 2016-17 season Opening Gala Concert, Wednesday, September 21, 2016, launching its 175th anniversary season and The New World Initiative, a season-long, citywide project revolving around Dvo?ak's Symphony No. 9, From the New World, and its theme of "home." Throughout the 2016-17 season, The New World Initiative will explore the New World Symphony through performances, community outreach, and education projects on the occasion of the Philharmonic's 175th anniversary season, honoring the Orchestra's hometown and its role as an adopted home for many.

New York Philharmonic To Begin New Season of Young People's Concerts in October
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 16, 2016

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