Tuesday May 14
There are many inspirational forces at work behind The Asheville Ballet's production of An Appalachian Romance .
Mon May 13, 2013
My Roots: Carl Palmer
The legendary drummer of Emerson Lake & Palmer and Asia had taken to the road to remind people that music played by real musicians does actually exist and that the songs he helped create with the aforementioned bands are just as intelligent and fascinating today as when they first hit record store shelves throughout the 70's a time when big music ... (more)
Mon May 06, 2013
The Americans are featured in Whitby
"Featured works include Copland's splendid Fanfare for the Common Man and Appalachian Spring, Gershwin's ever-popular Summertime from Porgy and Bess, with soloists Erin Collins and Paul Otway, and Rhapsody in Blue with piano soloist Darren Creech," states music director John Beaton.
Wed May 01, 2013
Hartford Gay Men's Chorus to Start Spring with Life is Gay, and So are they!, 5/17-18
The Hartford Gay Men's Chorus will sing-in the spring with "Life Is Gay, and So Are They!" - a tribute to gay poets, composers, icons, idols and anthems, including such songs as "Being Alive" by Stephen Sondheim, "Stomp Your Foot" by Aaron Copland, "Born This Way" by Lady Gaga, and "A Stopwatch and Ordinance Map" by Samuel Barber.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Group makes video case against Eisenhower Memorial
The National Monument Foundation released a video opposing Frank Gehry's plan for the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial, featuring a new three-dimensional rendering of the controversial design.
Rider Choral Ready for Spring Concert
The Rider University Chorale, conducted by John McDonnell and accompanied by Brittany Montoro, will perform its annual spring concert on Friday, May 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Gill Memorial Chapel on the campus of Rider University in Lawrenceville .
Mon Apr 29, 2013
This week in classical concerts: April 29-May 5
Hear sounds of "The America West," with Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra and works by Copland and John Williams on May 3 and 4. Colorado Symphony Orchestra welcomes banjo master Bela Fleck on May 3 for insights into the instrument and the world premiere of his piece The Landing .
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Crane professor premiering flute concertina at ONNY concert
The Orchestra of Northern New York will present master symphonic interpretations of Shakespeare's classic love story of Romeo and Juliet,: Leonard Bernstein's symphonic dances from West Side Story and Tchaikovsky's 'Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture' at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Helen M. Hosmer Hall, SUNY Potsdam.
Sun Apr 21, 2013
Oregon Sympony: All-American program fitting, triumphant
It was pure coincidence that the Oregon Symphony presented an all-American program at the end of an especially trying week in America, but Carlos Kalmar made explicit what was likely on many minds at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall on Saturday night -- that there was comfort in the music that we've come to hear as the sound of the national ... (more)