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Northport Symphony Orchestra Announces Auditions
The Northport Symphony Orchestra seeks new members in al sections. We are a diverse group, including both musc professionals and those for whom music is a joyful avocation.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Binghamton Philharmonic announces 2014-15 season
The Binghamton Philharmonic's 2014-15 season includes a mix of old and new music, with some pops favorites, too.
LACO to Open 2014-15 Season with World Premiere, Beethoven and Saint-Saens, 9/20-21
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra , led by Music Director Jeffrey Kahane, launches its 2014-15 season with the world premiere of a work for strings and percussion by young Australian-born composer Cameron Patrick, Beethoven's iconic Symphony No.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Album review: Dussek and Beethoven
It is difficult to be too disdainful of the earlier work, a real glitterfest that does not allow a slow movement to dampen its merry fun.
Classical roots finally flower for Loverboy keyboardist Doug Johnson
By the 1960s, Johnson was playing keyboards in rock 'n' roll bands, by 1980 he was in Loverboy and about to become part of a long-term success story.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Callas, Bernstein - the past in a box
Somewhere on the path to immortality, Maria Callas and Leonard Bernstein transcended boxed-set recording anthologies.
Tanglewood: The Ninth + 1 = the Ninth
Every year, the Boston Symphony Orchestra grapples with the problem of what, if anything, to program with the Beethoven Ninth at its final Tanglewood concert.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Solenn Seguillon presents Beethoven in a modernist setting at Old First Concerts
The major work on the program violinist Solenn Seguillon prepared for her Old First Concerts recital last night was Ludwig van Beethoven's best known violin sonata, Opus 47 in A major.
Single Tickets for the Canton Symphony Orchestra's 2014-2015 Season to go On-Sale 9/2
Single concert tickets will go on sale September 2nd for the Canton Symphony Orchestra's 77th season.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Current in Carmel
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra returns to the Palladium with a new...
The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra announced today that it will return to the Palladium at the Center for Performing Arts in Carmel, Indiana, and present a special Palladium Series - a six-concert series featuring a wide range of classical masterpieces.
When life resembles soap opera
The thing about music, perhaps more than any other art form, is that not only is it unclear what it means at any given moment, it often loses its meaning the second the composer sets down his pen.
Movie review: Chloe Grace Moretz has true breakout role in 'If I Stay'
This adaptation of the 2009 young adult weeper of a novel by Gayle Forman about young love in the Pacific Northwest likes to cover moods and emotions.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
2014 Hilton Head International Piano Competition Winner Shen Lu to Play Carnegie Hall, 11/8
The Hilton Head International Piano Competition will present its 2014 First Prize-winner, Shen Lu, at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on Saturday, November 8, 2014, 2:30 p.m. Mr. Shen will perform works by Beethoven, Chopin, Tan Dun , Rachmaninoff, Ravel and Scarlatti.
Do Program Notes Help?
If you go to a classical performance at a concert hall in 2014, you can count on having program notes slipped into your hands by an usher.
BWW Reviews: Boundless: Australian String Quartet Reinvigorated the Classics
Reviewed Friday 15th August 2014 The Australian String Quartet have chosen three sensational pieces for their Boundless Australian national tour, stepping away from their more usual fare of Australian contemporary works in favour of three masterpieces by some of the greatest composers of string quartets, one each from the Classical and the Romantic ... (more)
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Los Angeles Times
At Hollywood Bowl, Nicholas McGegan is the man for all seasons
Nicholas McGegan conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic and concertmaster Martin Chalifour in a program featuring Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons."
Church of Beethoven lifts the spirit
Once a convenience store, Oak Park , Illinois' Open Door Theater, 902 South Ridgeland Avenue, hosts the Church of Beethoven on the third Sunday of every month.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Returns to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival...
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet , one of the country's leading contemporary ballet companies, returns to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival for the 82nd season finale.
Festival promotes film-music compositions and composers
Film-score composer Hummie Mann will give three seminars during the Park City Film Music Festival that will be held at The Prospector Inn and Conference Center from Aug. 23 through Aug. 30. The event will also feature film screenings and live performances by the Salt Lake Pops Orchestra.
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