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1 hr ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Pavarotti tribute, Zukerman highlight symphony society season...

Violinist Pinchas Zukerman and a Pavarotti tribute will be part of the Daytona Beach Symphony Society's 2014-2015 season.


Related Topix: Daytona Beach, FL

2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Rising band DuPont Brass hit its stride on D.C.a s streets

The melodies of Al Green's "Let's Stay Together" blast through the silence of a deserted Howard University campus.


Related Topix: Howard University, Arts, Ledisi, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Entertainment

6 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Music Review: Renaissance - 'Symphony of Light'

When I interviewed Annie Haslam for the Sept. 25, 2012 edition of online radio's Dave White Presents , the singer told me she had been very reluctant to reform Renaissance in 2011.


Related Topix: Renaissance, Pop/Rock, Arts, Music, Entertainment

10 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

You deserve happiness - Here's an idea

When I was in junior high, I had a friend named George who wanted to be an airplane pilot.


Related Topix: Northwestern University, us Travel, North America Travel, Chicago Travel, Travel, Arts, Chicago, IL

14 hrs ago |

Brevard Symphony Orchestra to Present Sunday with the Symphony, 8/17

Music lovers of all ages are invited to spend "Sunday with the Symphony" on Sunday, August 17, 2014, at Barnes & Noble Booksellers in West Melbourne.


Related Topix: Arts, Melbourne, FL, West Melbourne, FL

18 hrs ago |

The Canton Symphony Chorus to Hold Auditions for 2014-2015 Season, 8/10-24

The Canton Symphony Chorus will be holding auditions for the 2014-2015 season at the Birk Center for the Arts on Walsh University campus on August 10th, 17th, and 24th from 1:30-5 p.m. The Canton Symphony Chorus is under the direction of Dr. Britt Cooper, Director of Fine and Performing Arts and Director of Choral Activities at Walsh University.


Related Topix: Arts, Walsh University, Classical, Beethoven

22 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

Byas: Time out at the symphony

Have you checked out the upcoming season of the Macon Symphony Orchestra? If not, take a moment to review their slate of concerts and be sure to add a few -- if not all -- of them to your calendar.


Related Topix: Arts, Macon, GA, Bibb County, GA, Classical

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Once Again, PBS Opts for Safety First

Broadway isn't what it used to be. Neither is the Metropolitan Opera, whose coming season could be canceled in whole or part if it locks out its union members.


Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Arts, Opera, Ballet, Classical, New York Philharmonic, Theater

The Age

Another loser in the NIMBY fight

Much-loved St Kilda independent record store, cafe and music venue Pure Pop will close its doors on August 17. The decision follows a long battle with noise complaints and lengthy discussions with the local council and landlord, which ultimately failed to keep the doors open on the live music hotspot.However, plans are in place to find a new ... (more)


Related Topix: Arts, The Birthday Party, Pop/Rock, Texas, Alternative

PRLog US Entertainment

Fort Bend Symphony Announces New Season and New Director

The five-concert subscription series, which promises something for young and old as well as an additional performance of the orchestra's popular Christmas concert, is now on sale with special subscripton pricing available through August 30. The 2014-15 series includes these concerts: Hauntcert onSunday, October 26, 2014: Spectacularly spooky and ... (more)


Related Topix: Arts, Stafford, TX, Rosenberg, TX


Long Bay Symphony begins its 27th season

The time has come for the Long Bay Symphony to offer their classic musical talents to the city of Myrtle Beach.


Related Topix: Arts, Myrtle Beach, SC

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Redlands Symphony Orchestra, violinist Roberto Cani to perform at Redlands Bowl

Symphonic music returns to the Redlands Bowl Summer Music Festival Aug. 8 in a concert featuring the Redlands Symphony Orchestra and violinist Roberto Cani.


Related Topix: Arts, Classical, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Felix Mendelssohn, Prokofiev, Sergei Prokofiev

River Front Times

St. Louis Symphony Announces Ten New Live at Powell Hall Concerts

The St. Louis Symphony has just added ten new concerts to its 2014-2015 Live at Powell Hall concert series.


Related Topix: Arts, Symphony, Empty Clip Studios, Video Games, Gliese Games, 2012, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, The Eagles, Art Garfunkel, Folk, Simon & Garfunkel

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah Symphony brings Disney to life in Park City on Friday

In the cooler climes of Park City, film clips from "Aladdin" and "Tangled" will stream against a starlit night as the Utah Symphony plays classics from the animated films so many have grown to love.


Related Topix: Arts, Utah

Cape Breton Post

Symphony Nova Scotia announces Video Games Live for 2015 season

The theme songs from Zelda, Halo, Warcarft and other popular video games will be performed by Symphony Nova Scotia musicians during the 2015 season.


Related Topix: Video Games, Arts, Empty Clip Studios, Symphony

Myrtle Beach Online

Orchestra plans statehood performance in Capitol

The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra will perform the free concert on Saturday, Nov. 1, in Pierre on the eve of the date President Benjamin Harrison signed the proclamation admitting South Dakota to the Union.


Related Topix: Classical, Arts, Myrtle Beach, SC, Entertainment

Wed Jul 30, 2014

George Takei to Host Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra 'Sci-Fi...

Led by Jack Everly , "Sci-Fi Spectacular" features music from "2001: A Space Odyssey," "Star Trek," "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" and much more! Widely recognized for his vocal talents, Takei has been a guest narrator with numerous symphony orchestras.


Related Topix: Arts, Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, George Takei, Los Angeles, CA, San Diego, CA, Vocal

Deming Headlight

Pulse: LCCCA's 2014-15 ushers in 70th year, diverse roster

This concert season, beginning Oct. 2, offers a more diverse mix of musicians to satisfy a variety of musical tastes.


Related Topix: Classical, Artesia, NM, Arts

The Wave

Mission Viejo hosts annual Symphony in the Cities

The Pacific Symphony, under the direction of conductor Carl St. Clair, performs in Mission Viejo's Oso Viejo Park on Saturday evening.


Related Topix: Arts, Mission Viejo, CA, Orange County, CA

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to Open 2014-15 Season with Beethoven's Violin Concerto, 9/18-21

Music Director Marin Alsop and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra kick off the 2014-2015 concert season with Beethoven's Violin Concerto and Mahler's Fourth Symphony on Thursday, September 18 at 8 p.m. at The Music Center at Strathmore, and Friday, September 19 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, September 21 at 3 p.m. at the Joseph Meyer hoff Symphony Hall.


Related Topix: Arts, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Literature