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The Modesto Symphony Orchestra (MSO), conducted by Associate Conductor Ryan Murray, will perform Star Wars: A New Hope in Concert on Friday, June 3 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, June 4 at 2 p.m. at the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto. Fans will be able to experience the full film’s scope and grandeur …

The Sault Symphony Orchestra is launching what it hopes will be a new series of concerts aimed at children. Organizers are looking to get more children interested in classical music, which they say can be beneficial for developing young minds. The BYO-Baby Kids Concert is designed as a way for young children and their …

the event is due to start at 8 p.m. The Brevard Symphony Orchestra is proud to announce the return of its fan-favorite 4th of July event, Symphony Under the Stars, to Cocoa Riverfront Park on the 4th of July. (BSO picture) BREVARD COUNTY • CACAO, FLORIDA – The Brevard Symphony Orchestra is proud to announce …

Symphony San Jose has announced a new general manager, Robert Massey — a classical music executive with 25 years of experience — to succeed founding president Andrew Bales. Bales spearheaded the creation of what was then called Symphony Silicon Valley from the ashes of the San Jose Symphony, which had dissolved in bankruptcy. Now, 20 …

Opening on September 22n/a with Holt’s vision of our orbiting solar system, the Boston Symphony Orchestra begins a season of vibrancy and variety. Eighteen works by living composers, including seven world and US premieres, will share the stage with a concert conducted by Nelsons from Wagner’s Act III Tannhauser, the sequel to the Shostakovich cycle …

Courtesy Photo Internationally renowned violinist Fangye Sun will perform with the Alpena Symphony Orchestra at the Alpena High School Auditorium on Saturday. ALPENA – Acclaimed as “beautifully expressive”, Chinese-born violinist Fangye Sun has performed concerts throughout Asia, Europe and North America, and now she comes to Alpena to perform on …

Andrés Orozo-Estrada Photo: There were expected to be at least 200 people on stage at Jones Hall on Sunday for Andrés Orozco-Estrada’s final performance as music director of the Houston Symphony Orchestra, Gustav Mahler’s mighty “Resurrection” symphony. These massive forces felt like an outward expression of what the Colombian-born conductor meant to the orchestra; namely …

It was a concert worth waiting for – and also worth visiting. The Arkansas Symphony’s late-January Masterworks concert pairing, postponed amid the pandemic, later ran into a scheduling conflict at Robinson Center Performance Hall and had to change venues. Thus, violinist Shannon Lee, performing solo in Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky’s “Violin Concerto” on Saturday evening with …

You can study conducting in university courses and take masterclasses almost anywhere there is an orchestra. But nobody teaches you how to be a musical director. In fact, Spokane Symphony Music Director James Lowe explained that most of the time, you just have to learn on the job. This season, Lowe and the Symphony Orchestra …

The Elgin Symphony Orchestra welcomes Mariachi Acero from Las Vegas for two festive concerts at the Hemmens Cultural Center. Guest conductor Richard Mizell will lead the ESO in the “Mariachi!” concerts at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday April 30 and at 3 p.m. on Sunday May 1 at Hemmens, 45 Symphony Way, Elgin. Family concert tickets …

On April 29, the Jacksonville Symphony will present a new production of “La Bohème” with a cast of stars and rising stars. Courtney Lewis will direct the production, which will be semi-directed. Lewis has been the orchestra’s musical director for six years and he recently announced an additional contract extension that will keep him as …

The San Antonio Symphony terminated its contract with Music Director Emeritus Sebastian Lang-Lessing on Friday, April 15. Here’s what you need to know. Lang-Lessing, billed as an internationally acclaimed conductor, was fired after 12 years as the face of the symphony. He led the group into its new era of performing at the Tobin Center …

Foreigners around the world may find that they feel happier in their adopted country than in their home country. The explanations are diverse: from the climate to the culture, and from work opportunities to a personal relationship with the locals. Pianist Hiroko Ishimoto would certainly subscribe to such an explanation for making Budapest her home …

SPRINGFIELD — Similar to several other community staples, the soothing sounds of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra have gone on hiatus for the past two years due to the pandemic. Acting Director General Paul Lambert is delighted that the symphony is opening its doors for a new slate of concerts for the 2022-2023 season. Back from …

QUINCY (WGEM) – Hundreds of people filled seats at Quincy Junior High School on Sunday afternoon for the finale of the 2021-2022 concert season. The Quincy Symphony Orchestra Association hosted the show, which was called Natural Wonders. It concludes a season named Enduring Spirit, a nod to the continued drive to bring music and entertainment …

One of the greatest video games in the original PlayStation library dates back to 1997 Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, which has since been re-released in a variety of formats for modern consoles. Serve immediately Castlevania: Blood Rondo, symphony of the night revolutionized the whole Castlevania franchise with its non-linear exploration-based gameplay. It was also …

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. — They have been practicing for months and have learned special songs and pieces of music to sing and play their recorders. Everything is aimed at introducing children to different types of music. The orchestra normally has around 60 musicians, but around 500 5th graders joined to play recorders and sing. The show …

This is Alexandra Lamas. She’s in charge of marketing for the San Francisco Symphony and she’s the one answering my questions about Friday night at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco. Specifically on the two-night collaboration between the SF Symphony and Boyz II Men – one of the most popular R&B groups in history – …

Ben Zander’s guide-lecturer to Mahler’s Third Symphony is not only admirably thorough, but also engaging in each of its 76 minutes. My short first-person narrative will serve to point to this extended pre-concert guide to the Boston Philharmonic concert at Symphony Hall on April 8and at 8:00. Zander will start speaking at 6:45. Tickets HERE. …

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts CenterPhoto credit: PJ Barbour ALEXANDRIA, VA – The Alexandria Symphony Orchestra (ASO), under the direction of Music Director James Ross, presents Barber & Brahms with violinist Dylana Jenson on Saturday, April 23, 2022 (7:30 p.m.) at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and …

Our guest this week is Symphony X guitarist Michael Romeo! On the occasion of his new solo album War of the Worlds Part II, he tells us about his earliest memories of the HG Wells classic that inspired the work, whether the record is part of a trilogy he has planned, changing singers between parts …

BOSTON (CBS) — This is a song with a powerful message. It’s called “A Prayer for Ukraine”. “As an anthem, it really calls for the protection of the country for its sovereignty. It’s an anthem that has become a rallying cry for the Ukrainian people,” said Andrés Holder, executive director of the Boston Children’s Chorus. …

When the Saint Joseph Symphony Orchestra booked its 2022-23 season, world events were not expected to impact performances. Originally titled his next performance as “Tales from Russia”, the invasion of Ukraine caused symphony director Christopher Kelts to rethink how he wanted to frame the show. “With everything going on in the world, with (Vladimir) Putin …

Colorado Symphony on Monday unveiled a new program called the Imagination Artist Series that will feature grassroots collaborations with Broadway musical luminaries Wu-Tang Clan, Nathaniel Rateliff and Mary-Mitchell Campbell. The series, slated for the 2022-2023 artistic season, seeks to showcase various styles in its trio of performances. The artists will curate orchestral programs for the …

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 03/17/2022 (PLAINFIELD, NJ) — On Saturday, March 19, the Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will present their next in-person and live concert entitled “Fond Farewells” conducted by Maestro Charles Prince. The program will begin at 3:00 p.m. and will feature symphonies by two musical giants, Haydn and Schubert, …

Eugene Symphony invites all members of the global community to submit words of tribute to racing legend Steve Prefontaine in response to the question: How has Steve Prefontaine inspired you? As the World Championships in Athletics unfold in Oregon in 2022, Eugene Symphony will pay tribute to one of Oregon’s greatest champions, Steve Prefontaine, at …

The musicians of Ensemble Bravura love playing together, but that’s not all they have in common. The title of the group’s debut album, “Finding Home,” reflects its members’ shared status as international musicians, said founder Philip Mann, music director of the Texarkana Symphony Orchestra. The composers of the pieces on the album have all been …

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The South Bend Youth Symphony Orchestra held a special concert at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center in Notre Dame and performed a special rendition of the Ukrainian national anthem. Choirs from Marian and Penn High Schools stepped in to perform the lyrics, with the help of two Ukrainian Catholic priests at …

The San Bernardino Symphony Orchestra will begin its 93rd season of performances with a presentation titled “Romeo and Juliet vs. West Side Story” on Saturday, March 12. The concert tackles the iconic story of Shakespeare’s tragic love through unique artistic perspectives. “I am thrilled that the San Bernardino Symphony Orchestra has the opportunity to examine …

On Friday, music enthusiasts gathered under the roof of the Bing Concert Hall for the Stanford Symphony Orchestra (SSO) Winter Concert. The show included the “Walton Viola Concerto”, performed by Addison Jadwin ’23, and Stravinsky’s ballet “The Rite of Spring”. As always, this year’s SSO Winter Concert moved listeners with its masterful and compelling performance …

The Owensboro Symphony will perform its third concert of the season, “Stairway to Schumann” at 7 p.m. tomorrow at Cannon Hall at the RiverPark Center. The show, sponsored by Sazerac Glenmore Distillery and Independence Bank, will feature English rock band Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven”, the classic 1971 rock anthem and one of Rolling’s 500 …

In this episode of DW Festival Concert we will hear an exquisite interpretation of this monumental work from the closing concert of Beethovenfest 2021 in Bonn. The Mahler Chamber Orchestra and the Prague Philharmonic Choir bring out the boundary-pushing tonal panorama and inspiring creativity of Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 2, a work that impresses and …

February 28, 2022 Rakuten Symphony, Inc. AT&T AT&T and Rakuten Symphony Collaborate to Improve Network Design and Create Carrier Solutions Enhanced platform designed to simplify and digitize network deployments in Brownfield and Greenfield applications BARCELONA, February 28, 2021 What are the news? AT&T* and Rakuten Symphony have …

Photo provided The Wheeling Symphony Auxiliary will host a Snag a Bag fundraiser on March 26 at the White Palace in Wheeling Park. Left to right are Missy Glessner, Nancy Haynes and Anya Robertson. WHEELING — Do you have an old bag at home? If so, this is an exciting event …

Steven Page attracted a lot of attention last November when a video produced by the Governor General’s Awards began making the rounds on social media. Canadiana’s jam-packed clip, for a song called “Canada Loves You Back,” showed Page singing Vancouver actor Ryan Reynolds, who was receiving the Governor General’s Performing Arts Award. It has been …

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Event date: February 24, 2022 – 6:00 p.m. The Carson City Symphony Association will host an Artist-in-Residence Masterclass Workshop on Thursday, February 24, 6-8 p.m., at the Adams Hub, 111 W. Proctor Street in Carson City. The workshop features Stephen Framil, internationally acclaimed solo cellist, musical director and conductor of Camerata Philadelphia, artistic director of …

Inside the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, the Virginia Symphony Orchestra rehearses for one of the last times before its final weekend of performances. Up front, Thomas Wilkins strives to bring out the emotion in every note of Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4. “What I invite them to do is become as human as possible …

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Every week until February 12, 2022.Saturday: 11 a.m.Saturday: 12:30 p.m.Saturday: 7:30 p.m. Multiple locations To free RSVP required Free show alert! This special San Diego series features a free one-hour family concert in local neighborhoods. This weekend’s series includes three shows on Saturdays, led by the Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Stefano Sarzani. The program includes …

At the start of the pandemic, many performance halls were forced to close – sets largely lapsed into inactivity, many threatened with collapse. The Cleveland Orchestra has certainly been affected by the restrictions put in place by the original social distancing guidelines, forced to protect an eager audience. However, rather than sit idly by and …

JILL TATGE-ROZELL BRISTOL – Pringle Nature Center, closed in January during a period of positive COVID-19 tests in the region. It reopened on Tuesday. The center, located at Bristol Woods County Park, 9800 160th Ave., is open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. The park itself is open from 7 a.m. to 10 …

Published: 12:59 7 February 2022 Update: 2:29 PM February 7, 2022 A full orchestra will play some of Queen’s greatest hits as part of Newmarket Nights this summer. Queen Symphonic will play at Newmarket Racecourse on July 22, 2022. Since its inception in 2007, Queen Symphonic has toured the world, giving fans the chance to …

When Joseph Haydn wrote his “Missa in Angustiis”, Napoleon Bonaparte was causing anguish in much of Europe, and the composer’s own health was a potential source of distress. Now the music of the Austrian, who soothed souls in 1798, will once again bring comfort – this time to covid-19-weary Arkansans. At 7 p.m. Friday, the …

Dr. Gary “Doc” H. Kluever, DVM, 80, of Atlantic and Nevada, died Wednesday, January 26, 2022 in Lady Lake, Florida.Doc was born on November 22, 1941 in Atlantic, to J. Howard and Marguerite (Smith) Kluever. He joined his sister, Connie, and grew up on Walnut Street, next to Dr. Orville Hillhouse, a local veterinarian. At …

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 resettlement and incarceration of more than 100,000 innocent Japanese American citizens during World War II. Over the course of several months, …

JACKSON, Tenn. — Patrons of the arts come out to show their support with an annual fundraiser. The crystal ball returns again this year, bigger than ever. West Tennessee came out to support the Jackson Symphony at the Carl Perkins Civic Center on Saturday night.Crystal Ball executives said they are thrilled with the City of …

“Exclusion is never the way forward on our common paths to freedom and justice,” said South African Bishop and human rights activist Desmond Tutu. The DuPage Symphony Orchestra supports freedom and justice and is pleased to present its new concert program based on masterpieces that demonstrate this message through music. “Striving for Justice” premieres at …

RISING STAR: Violinist Alexi Kenney is the soloist for the Princeton Symphony Orchestra’s Feb. 5-6 concerts at Richardson Auditorium. (Photo by Grittani Creative LTD) Kenneth Bean, newly appointed Associate Conductor Georg and Joyce Albers-Schonberg of the (PSO) Princeton Symphony Orchestra, makes his podium debut with performances Saturday, February 5 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, February …

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HANNOVER TWP. – The Hanover Wind Symphony (HWS) will perform a free concert titled “The Joy Within” at Memorial Junior School in Whippany at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, February 16. In accordance with COVID-19 protocols, mask wearing and appropriate social distancing are required on school property. The 85-member wind band will present a program of …

The Houston Symphony sets sail for a pirate-themed family program, Let’s Be Pirates, at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. on February 5, as part of the 2021-2022 PNC Family Series. The morning of musical fun comes complete with kid-friendly activities, including the fan-favorite Instrument Petting Petting Zoo. In-person tickets for both mornings are now available …

The Aiken Symphony Orchestra now has a little more money in its coffers to spend on spreading the music around Aiken. The orchestra received a $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, which it will use to fund the “Music for All of Aiken” project. This program is organized in collaboration with the …

Guest soloist Randall Goolsby performed Mozart’s “Turkish” Violin Concerto Friday night at Bass Hall with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra. Photo: Kaupo Kikkas A near-full bass performance hall saw remarkable music perform Friday night as the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra opened a sold-out concert weekend. Under the direction of Robert Spano, and in collaboration with …

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 01/13/2022 (PLAINFIELD, NJ) — The Plainfield Symphony continue their annual tradition of offering a free family concert with a “cultural salute” on Saturday, January 22 at 3 p.m. Under the direction of Maestro Charles Prince, the program will present musical selections from two prominent 20th century …

The Palm Beach Symphony performed at the Kravis Center on Monday in a resplendent concert with the “3rd Piano Concerto in D Minor, Op. 30 ”, the infamous Shostakovich“ Symphony no. 5, op. 47 ”, also in D minor, and a lesser-known piece,“ Kikimora, op. 63. “It was an evening of Russian romanticism. “Kikimora” by …

And although the majority of TYSO alumni may not make a living from music, the skills they have learned from being part of such an ensemble, as well as their appreciation for classical music, remain a part. lasting of their life. It is in recognition of Wheeler’s lifelong work in music education that the Tulsa …

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra returns to Monroe County Community College for four concerts in 2022. Tickets are on sale now. Performances will be at 8 p.m. on January 28, March 18, April 29, and June 17 at the Meyer Theater, La-Z-Boy Center at MCCC, 1555 S. Raisinville Rd. The two-hour concert on January 28 will …

Carnegie Hall announced today that its performance of Yannick Nézet-Séguin and the Philadelphia Orchestra on Tuesday, January 11 has been postponed to Monday, February 21 at 8:00 p.m. due to COVID concerns arising from the large number of singers and dancers. ‘instrumentalists required on stage for Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony. The concert program of the February …

No less a luminary than conductor Wilhelm Furtwängler, in a speech to the German Bruckner Society in 1939, remarked that Anton Bruckner, a longtime devout Catholic, “was not working for the present; in his art, he only thought of eternity and he created for eternity… ”His masses and his symphonies indisputably bear witness to this …

(Photo credit: Guido Werner) “We mourn our former music director and chief director Georges Alexandre Albrecht, which, from 1996 to 2002, considerably shaped the artistic profile of our musical theater ”, Deutschen Nationaltheaters Weimar and Staatskapelle Weimar (DNT) said in a statement. Albrecht was born in 1935 near Bremen, Germany, and is remembered for his …

FARGO – A New Year brings new perspectives and goals, and a whole new list of artistic events across the region. Here are some of The Arts Partnership’s top picks of artists and partner organizations for the month of January. Good year! ‘Uff Da: Folk Art of Emily Lunde’ An exhibit in Fargo’s Spirit Room …

There is something special about the Christmas season. Even Americans who identify with other faiths or no denomination enjoy celebrating this holiday with their friends and loved ones. Christmas music is playing everywhere, Christmas carols and concerts are performed by school groups and symphonies, and the streets are decorated with Christmas lights. People from all …

Celebrating its 90th anniversary during the 2021-2022 season, the Charlotte Symphony is committed to uplifting, entertaining and educating the diverse communities of Charlotte-Mecklenburg and beyond through exceptional musical experiences. Check out the list of all upcoming events online at charlottesymphony.org For many, New Years Eve was a time to reflect on the past year and …

Norman Lebrecht 20 December 2021 Mozart’s Prague – Haydn Australian EnsembleClick here for tickets: AUD $ 24 December 18 and then for 72 hours Australian time You have to pedal fast if you want to catch this one. It is only available until Wednesday. Looks like it may be worth it. it’s the australian Haydn …

ROCKFORD – Working to make Rock River Valley a better and more vibrant place to live is their goal. A native of Rockford, Gary Anderson, 74, architect, historical curator, community activist and owner of Studio GWA is the 2021 Excalibur Award winner, recognizing someone who makes a big difference in the Rock River Valley. The …

American Idol winner and Arkansas native Kris Allen joins the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra and conductor Geoffrey Robson for the Kris Allen Holiday Spectacular at 7:30 pm Friday through Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sundays at Robinson Center Performance Hall, 426 W. Markham St in Broadway, Little Rock. The concerts also kick off Acxiom Pops Live! …

The board of directors of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra has announced the appointment of Craig Whitehead as the company’s interim CEO, following Emma Dunch’s surprise resignation last Friday. Whitehead will begin his duties immediately, with the board saying he will make a permanent appointment after performing an international search in 2022. Dunch’s contract had two …

CEDAR FALLS – Maddie Poppe is thrilled to perform in front of a hometown crowd at the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center. Maddie Poppe PHOTO BY KELLY MAGGART The Iowa American Idol winner and Clarksville native will ring in the New Year with the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra on December 31st. “New Years Eve with …

In a personal statement alongside announcing her resignation from the orchestra, Ms Dunch said the six-month delay in renovating the concert hall due to COVID-19 – meaning it will be stranded in Sydney’s smaller-capacity Town Hall until next July – would create “further losses of several million dollars” for the orchestra in 2022. “I call …

Ali Lieberman has been appointed vice president of products for independent music company Symphonic Distribution. Lieberman brings over a decade of industry experience to this role. Prior to joining Symphonic, Lieberman served creators, labels and publishers by leading business process and product management within the digital rights organization SoundExchange, where she was also product manager …

Oakland News Now – Henderson Symphony “The Snowman” (4h) – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. Nate was the narrator of the classic children’s story, along with Julia Fleischer, a soloist …

The event features everything from clothing bags, knives and chocolate, and these shoppers can purchase items for men, women and children. BRYAN, Texas – The Brazos Valley Symphony Orchestra kicked off its tenth annual Premiere Market fundraiser on Friday. The organization said the event takes place in the spring, but was able to host it …

Holiday music fans of all ages can experience the magic of the holiday season with the El Paso Symphony Orchestra Home for the holidays concerts this weekend. Directed by Maestro Bohuslav Rattay, and joined by the Union chorale de UTEP, the program for December 3-4 at 7:30 p.m. at the Plaza Theater will include audience …

Faq Fort Smith Symphony: ‘It’s Christmas’ WHEN – 7:00 p.m. December 4 O – ArcBest Performing Arts Center in Fort Smith COT – $ 20 to $ 50 INFO – 452-7575 or fortsmithsymphony.org BONUS – An “After-Party” follows the concert at the Bakery District right in front of the concert hall. Holiday music will be …

The TOCCATA – Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Choir will conclude their 16th season with a production of MESSIE DE HANDEL, as well as Christmas carols that the public will be welcome to sing along to. Vocal soloists for these performances will include soloists from their choir and other musicians from the region. The TOCCATA Orchestra …

The Vancouver Island Symphony Orchestra is calling on Island artists to help put together an art exhibit inspired by a piece of classical music inspired by an art exhibit. In April, the VIS performs Pictures of an exhibition by 19th-century Russian composer Modest Mussorgsky. It is a suite of 10 pieces inspired by an exhibition …

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Symphony Orchestra will perform at 7:30 p.m. on November 30 at Kimball Recital Hall. The concert is free and open to the public. It will be webcast live. Go to the live link https://music.unl.edu/webcasts on performance day for the link. The Symphonic Band has the distinction of being the best symphonic …

The Paducah Symphony Orchestra has officially launched a campaign to raise funds to cover the start-up costs of its new music academy on the former campus of Walter C. Jetton High School. “All this money from the launch campaign will be used specifically to have an impact on the education that will be provided at …

The 30th anniversary season of the Eureka Symphony continues with its evocative “Season of Joy” concerts on December 3 and 4 at 8 p.m. at the Arkley Center for the Performing Arts in Eureka. Vivaldi’s “The Four Seasons” will open the evening, featuring emerging artist Carson McHaney on violin. After a short intermission, the Eureka …

PEORIA – Composer Stephanie Ann Boyd knows she is lucky to have been born in an age when women have more choices. Not so long ago, the socially acceptable path for women was much narrower – leading mainly to marriage and motherhood. When composing “HerStory: A Musical Tribute to Betty Friedan,” a piece that will …

Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada conducts the entire orchestra in Tchaikovsky’s Favorite Nutcracker Highlights to kick off the Houston Symphony Holiday 2021 concerts (December 3-5, 2021) followed by the return of two traditions from symphonic holidays: Handel’s Messiah (December 10, 2021) 12, 2021) and Very Merry POPS (December 18-19, 2021). POPS favorite Pink Martini is back …

Van Django and the KSO, along with The Wild Orchestra, put on an exciting weekend of music in Kamloops The creative energy of 1930s Paris was projected onto the Sagebrush Theater stage last weekend in two distinctly different concerts by the Kamloops Symphony Orchestra. In the 1930s, Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grappelli played hot jazz, …

“She’s a 19th century French composer, in Beethoven’s time,” I heard a man explain to a well-dressed elderly woman entering Symphony Hall on Friday night. It was not difficult to deduce that this was a sequel to the question “who is Louise Farrenc?” “Or” who is this composer whom I have never heard of, whose …

When I recently attended the SOLI Chamber Ensemble concert, I learned to my shock and dismay that the symphony had started a strike due to ongoing financial problems. I will be forever grateful to my parents, who introduced me to concerts and operas in Frankfurt, Germany early on when George Solti was there. I have …

200 years after Beethoven began a symphony he would never finish, artificial intelligence helped researchers finish Beethoven’s Unfinished Symphony. The researchers adapted the transformer models used for natural language processing to complement the sequential nature of music, thereby creating neural networks. Two models used in linguistic translation proved to be the best for adding harmony …

Maroochydore. A quiet coastal town in the Sunshine Coast region of Queensland and a vacation destination for me and my parents. I am pleased to announce that my childhood memories of Maroochydore remain relevant today: there are still plenty of palm trees and plenty of beach towels! And now from Maroochydore comes the latest Australian …

Dominique G. Spera April 19, 1932 – October 23, 2021 FORT WAYNE, IN – Dominic G. Spera, 89, of Fort Wayne passed away on Saturday, October 23, 2021 at the Five Star Nursing Home in Fort Wayne, IN. He was born on April 19, 1932 in Kenosha, WI, son of Gustonzo and Anita (Nicolazo) Spera …

Valentina Kozlova’s New York Conservatory of Dance returns to Symphony Space with Kozlova’s charming hour-long production of Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker Suite”, two performances on Saturday, December 18 at 3 pm and 6 pm. The star dancers are Katherine St. Jean and Mary Eisener, both award recipients at international ballet competitions, and guest Albert Davidov. Other dancers …

What do you think is the funniest or weirdest thing that has ever happened to one of your shows? In the mid-1980s, the F-Art Ensemble performed a lot in what was called the Nightshade Cafe, a small basement on Tate Street – it’s not there anymore. Each evening was totally different. We would have concepts …

LIVE FROM MWC21 LOS ANGELES: CTO Rakuten Mobile Tareq Amin (on the picture) insisted the company unlock its software infrastructure model outside of Japan and enable disruption globally, as the recently launched Symphony unit by the Rakuten Group introduced a distributed RAN and configuration of transport. Appearing on stage, Amin spoke about Rakuten Mobile’s four-year …

On Saturday November 6, at 7:30 pm, the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra presents “Renegades”, an evening featuring works by Bologna, Stravinsky and Mozart. Each of these exceptional composers ignored their critiques and set about composing works that continue to be performed today. Very few composers have the recognition of the name that Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart does. …

Xak Bjerken and Steven Banks by Kevin T McEneaney The Clarion Concert series by Eugenia Zukerman is back! At St. James Place in Great Barrington, saxophonist Steven Banks and pianist Xak Bjerken delivered a memorable concert that still resonates in my ears hours later. At 28, the handsome Banks is a formidable star in a …

Frank Paul Fetta, longtime conductor of the Inland Orchestras and the driving force behind the Redlands Bowl, has passed away. He will be remembered on Saturday night at the San Bernardino Symphony concert at the California Theater of the Performing Arts. Fetta’s recent death was announced Thursday on the Redlands Bowl Facebook page, which cited …

The program includes a work by composer Ilse-Mari Lee, “The Yellowstone Suite”, a symphonic poem evoking the beauty, serenity and timelessness of Yellowstone National Park. “Living near Yellowstone National Park for over three decades, annual family trips to the park have always deeply inspired and moved me,” Lee said in a press release. “Although a …

NEW | CHARACTERISTICS | OVERVIEW | EVENTS originally published: 20/10/2021 (TRENTON, NJ) – The New Jersey Youth Symphony (NJYS) presents An American Salute: Honoring Our Veterans on Sunday, November 7 at 3:00 p.m. at the Patriots Theater at the War Memorial in Trenton. Appearing under the direction of Simon Lipskar and Artistic Director and Principal …

Santa Rosa Symphony Development Director Ben Taylor has accepted a position at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts. Taylor, whose last day will be Oct. 27, was responsible for working with symphony partners, such as The Press Democrat, to make the symphony’s artistic and educational programs possible. He accepted the position of Director of …

Ms Erickson, whose longevity has earned her the unofficial title of Queen of the YMCA Sandy Island Family Camp, has died cancer home Thursday in the North Hill retirement community in Needham. She was 96 years old and had previously lived in Wellesley. “She was the matriarch,” said Kate Lemay, general manager of the YMCA …

Flautist Claire Chase to perform on October 14, 2021 with Esa-Pekka Salonen and the San Francisco Symphony Photo: Kristen Loken Birds, these enchanting and fearsome magical dinosaurs, have two distinct superpowers that fascinate humans: they can sing and they can fly. A composer who wants to celebrate them in music is probably wise to focus …

As one of the few orchestras in the country to give fully produced traditional concerts during the Covid-19 shutdown in 2020, the Fort Smith Symphony has of course put its own non-traditional touch to this schedule. The first post-pandemic concert, held on October 17, 2020, was outdoors at the United States Marshals Museum – and …

Live music has made a comeback since COVID-19 regulations were gradually lifted. Taking advantage of this, the San Diego State School of Music and Dance was finally able to resume providing great music and entertainment to the San Diego community. On October 2, the SDSU Symphony Orchestra and Wind Symphony performed at the annual Symphony …

DETROIT – Not everyone has the opportunity to learn to play an instrument or even own one. That’s why the Detroit Symphony Orchestra is organizing an instrument drive to provide music to students in Detroit. The benefits of music in a child’s life are endless. “You learn to work with people, you learn to perfect …

Elisabeth-Claude Jacquet Of The War To help celebrate today The United Nations “International Day of the Girl”, The Violin Channel, in collaboration with our good friends from Dallas Symphony Orchestra, is hosting a special all-day online festival dedicated to gender equality and inspiring the next generation of women in classical music. Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179) …

Two creatures sing softly to each other, exchanging a series of trills, peeps and chirps. If you close your eyes and listen, you might think you hear two birds. But you would be wrong. In fact, it is the vocal repertoire of a pair of Alston’s Singing Mice (Scotinomys teguina), small rodents found in the …

An ongoing labor dispute between the Strathmore Music Center in North Bethesda, Maryland, and its ticket office workers, represented by the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Treasurers and Ticket Sellers Local 868 (IATSE 868), has forced the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) to move five of its season opening concerts to September and October. An …

DETROIT, Mich. (WLNS) – The Wu-Tang Clan will perform with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra in March. The Detroit show features a screening of the classic 1978 martial arts film, “The 36th Chamber of Shaolin”. The Detroit Symphony Orchestra will perform live music from the film and the Wu-Tang Clan will perform their debut album, “Enter …

Pacific Symphony’s 2021-22 Classic Season is officially in full swing after an exciting opening weekend, marking the orchestra’s return to live music in the concert hall. Pacific Symphony’s second season program features two great romantic masterpieces and opens with an exciting world premiere by contemporary composer Frank Ticheli. “Beethoven’s Eroica” takes place Thursday through Saturday, …

Piano duo Christina and Michelle Naughton will make their BSO debut on Thursday, October 7 at 8 p.m. ET. Photo courtesy of the artists BOSTON – You won’t believe it, but the news is half as bad as the last time Dutch pianists Lucas and Arthur Jussen had to step down, due to travel issues, …

LAKELAND, Florida – An exhibition at the Polk Museum of Art gives the Lakeland Symphony Orchestra the opportunity to create a soundtrack for art. What would you like to know “Pictures at an Exhibition” combines art with classics Lakeland Symphony musicians chose art to match the classics The exhibition is at the Polk Museum of …

Music director Adam Riccinto and the Ypsilanti Symphony Orchestra are returning to the stage after 20 months of being unable to perform together due to COVID-19. The YSO is relaunching its regular performing season with a “Welcome Back” concert at Lincoln High School Performing Arts Center on Sunday October 10 at 3:30 pm. The family-oriented …