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BWW Reviews: Sondheim's Sweeney Todd Is a Killer at the New York Philharmonic
Like the young Anthony Hope in Stephen Sondheim's scintillating SWEENEY TODD, "I've sailed the world, beheld its wonders...," with SWEENEY TODDs ranging from the original cast in New York, to an all-Japanese version in Tokyo, and have never failed to be thrilled by it.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Musical revival of 'On the Town' finds a home
This Nov. 14, 1943 file photo shows Leonard Bernstein, Assistant Conductor of the New York Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra, then 25, at the piano at Carnegie Hall in New York.
Your Weekend Starts Now 3/6/14
NY1's weekly segment "Your Weekend Starts Now" shows entertaining picks for great things to do this weekend all around the city.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
NH Philharmonic, area art students, baritone soloist drawn to music
CENTER STAGE: Paul Max Tipton, who has appeared with the San Antonio, Grand Rapids, Lincoln and Stamford symphonies and the New York Philharmonic, will perform "Songs of a Wayfarer," a powerful set of orchestral songs by Gustav Mahler, in Sunday's New Hampshire Philharmonic show at the Palace Theatre in Manchester.
Emma Thompson Stars This Week In New Production Of 'Sweeney...
Academy Award winner Emma Thompson stars in a new staged production this week by the New York Philharmonic of the Stephen Sondheim musical, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street .
Gerard Shwarz on 'Future of Music'
Maestro Gerard Schwarz addressed an audience of aspiring musicians on Monday night, his gravelly New York accent reverberating in the lofty sanctuary of First Free Methodist Church.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Carol J. Oja to Present 'Leonard Bernstein Emerges' Talk as ...
The 2013-14 season of the New York Philharmonic 's Insights Series will continue Monday, April 7, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. with " Leonard Bernstein Emerges: Defying Boundaries and Challenging Racial Politics During World War II," when Leonard Bernstein Scholar-in- Residence Carol J. Oja speaks about the Philharmonic Laureate Conductor's emergence as a ... (more)
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Mary Chapin Carpenter Re-Imagines Hits in 'Songs From the Movie': Concert Review
The Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter, joined by a few of her friends, performed orchestral versions of her songs featuring the New York Philharmonic.
Sarah Chang, Bobby McFerrin and more: Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra announces 2014-15 season
Bobby McFerrin, Sarah Chang and the debut of the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra 's new concertmaster Susie Park are a few of the highlights on the 94th season for the organization.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Makoto Ozone to Perform with Alan Gilbert and the NY Philharmonic, 4/22
Following his acclaimed New York Philharmonic debut on the ASIA / WINTER 2014 tour, jazz pianist Makoto Ozone will join Music Director Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic in a newly added concert Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. The all-American program will include Bernstein's Candide Overture; Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, featuring ... (more)
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Courtney Lewis Named Assistant Conductor of New York Philharmonic's 2014-15 Season
Courtney Lewis, age 29, has been named New York Philharmonic Assistant Conductor beginning in September 2014.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Pablo Heras-Casado to Make His NY Philharmonic Debut, 4/2-5
Pablo Heras-Casado will make his New York Philharmonic debut conducting Barto?k's Piano Concerto No.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Celebrating Silverman Set for 6 April at London Hippodrome
Following 75th birthday concert celebrations across North America last year, London celebrates the 50 year career of Stanley Silver man in an evening of song performed by a stellar cast.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Another 'Side' of Sarah Chang
Sarah Chang is ready to have a little fun. Not that Chang is shifting from violin to stand-up comedy.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Journal of the San Juans
Concert for the very young, and young at heart
Children love music and, the folks at Lighthouse Preschool and Spring Street International School are offering some special music just for "very young people" ages 3-7, and their families.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Alan Gilbert Set to Conduct Nielsen and Helios Overture, 3/12-15
Music Director Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic will continue The Nielsen Project-the Philharmonic's multi-year focus on Danish composer Carl Nielsen launched in the 2010-11 season-with performances of Nielsen'sHelios Overture and Symphony No.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Joyce Yang Makes Seattle Debut At Meany Hall Tonight
Acclaimed as an artist who possesses "compelling virtuosity and sensitivity" , pianist Joyce Yang captivates audiences around the globe with a full schedule of concerto and recital performances.
The Japan Times
Fukushima kids compose for Philharmonic
Good conduct: The New York Philharmonic performs Benjamin Britten's 'The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra' at Tokyo's Suntory Hall on Feb. 11, with music director Alan Gilbert serving as narrator and assistant conductor Joshua Weilerstein at the podium.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Gustavo Dudamel to Conduct NY Philharmonic in Vivier and Bruckner, 3/27-29
Gustavo Dudamel will return to the New York Philharmonic to conduct Vivier's Orion and Bruckner's Symphony No.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Conductor Kent Tritle's Spring 2014 Season to Feature Bach, Meredith Monk, and More
In the spring of 2014, Kent Tritle leads the forces of his various organizations in music ranging from that of Renaissance Spain, to the choral masterpieces of J.S. Bach, to Honegger's King David, to a program with the voice pioneer Meredith Monk and the New York premiere of a work by Jocelyn Hagen.