Symphony Silicon Valley's free outdoor concert series returns to San Jose State University
Photo courtesy of Symphony Silicon Valley Target Summer Pops, the region's largest free music festival, kicks off July 26 at San Jose State University.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Jersey Journal
The Bolshoi Ballet at Lincoln Center: lots of swans, but not so many stars
As the Bolshoi Ballet from Moscow winds up the first half of its two-week engagement at the Lincoln Center Festival, the biggest disappointment has not been choreographer Yuri Grigorovich's unsatisfactory staging of "Swan Lake," but the scarcity of company stars.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Tchaikovsky's opera has three acts, divided into what the composer called "Lyric Scenes."
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Mykkanen to perform at Historic Ironwood Theatre
While working towards his master's degree in music with an emphasis in vocal performance at The Juilliard School, Mykkanen has made his solo performance debuts at the Kennedy Center and Carnegie Hall in New York.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
AppGeneration releases myTuner Classical for Mac Os X
AppGeneration Software has launched myTuner Classical , which lets users listen to the best themes from Tchaikovsky, Vivaldi, Rossini, Bach, Strauss, Mozart and many others, anywhere and anytime they want from a Mac running OS X 10.9 or later.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Morning Call
Lorin Maazel dies at 84; world-renowned conductor
Conductor Lorin Maazel held every player in the Los Angeles Philharmonic in his thrall.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Cooperstown Summer Music Festival to Welcome Jazz and Classical Artists, 8/6-24
The Cooperstown Summer Music Festival, under the artistic direction of flutist Linda Chesis, opens its 16th season on Wednesday, August 6 with the concert Inspired by Italy.
Midcoast Brass in the Amphitheatre
The Midcoast Brass Quintet will return to the Camden Amphitheatre, next to Camden Public Library, for a concert of classical, jazz and popular music Thursday, July 24. The group, an annual favorite in the library's Summer Music Series, will perform from 7 to 9 p.m. The Midcoast Brass Quintet features Megan Kennedy on trombone, Doug Kennedy on tuba, ... (more)
Grand Rapids Symphony's Picnic Pops at 20: More lights, better sound, plenty of pyrotechnics
What: Grand Rapids Symphony Picnic Pops When and where: Thursday evening, Cannonsburg Ski Area Highlight: Shostakovich's "Festival" Overture Length: 102 minutes not including intermission See it: 8 p.m. tonight Tickets: 18 adults, $16 students and seniors, $8 children ages 2-15 for lawn seats; $29 for reserved chairs; $46 for reserved table seats ... (more)
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Meet David Hallberg, the Bolshoi Ballet's Only American Dancer
Moscow's mighty Bolshoi Ballet is here again. After five performances of Giselle at the Kennedy Center in May, the Bolshoi-it means "big" or "grand"-will settle into the Lincoln Center Festival, starting on July 15, for two weeks.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Vail Daily News
The Philadelphia Orchestra returns to Bravo! Vail tonight
When the orchestra went to China last summer on tour, and its flight from Beijing to Macao was delayed for three hours, members of the string section broke out in an impromptu performance of Dvorak.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Mini music series highlights the talents of young musicians
CHICO >> Seventy-five students will raise bows to take aim at mastering the works of Mozart, Bach and Tchaikovsky in the Chico Chamber Music Festival and Summer Music Academy.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Omer Meir Wellber to Make His U.S. Conducting Debut with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, 10/10-12
Omer Meir Wellber, music director of the Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia in Valencia, will make his U.S. conducting debut with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra at Heinz Hall in downtown Pittsburgh on Oct. 10-12, 2014.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Vail Daily News
Vail Daily's guide for the Bravo! Vail novices
Third Coast Percussion, a young Chicago-based ensemble, performs at the new Bravo! Vail After Dark series at the Vail Ale house on July 19. a "I fell in love with playing the piano ," said Anne-Marie McDermott, artistic director of Bravo! Vail.
Music and Firework at Branch Brook Park
Classical music under the stars, in Newark tonightRelax with friends and family and enjoy an evening under the stars at Essex County Branch Brook Park, a park known for its cherry blossoms each spring.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
The Free Dictionary
From the age of nineteen, Alicia was afflicted with an eye defect and was partially blind.
Something To Say
Jay Trachman wrote this in August 1995 and I think it's still relevant today: I heard the Classical version of the "paid-by-the-word" jock this week: "That was the Piano Concerto #1 in the key of B-flat minor, Opus 23, by the composer Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky..." He's soul-mate to the jocks who say "Ten minutes before the hour of 12..." and "The ... (more)
Wed Jun 25, 2014
ICYMI: Ansel Elgort To Star In Another Movie
Still having an Ansel Elgort Withdrawal Syndrome after watching The Fault In Our Stars thrice in cinemas? Great news for you: He will be working on a new movie again soon.