Today's News: 02/26/2021

Hartford Symphony, looking ahead to return of Talcott Mountain and “Summer Splash” concerts

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“Hartford Symphony Orchestra is preparing—as best it can, without knowing what COVID realities await—to return to its traditional series of summer concerts, including the popular Talcott Mountain music series,...

February 26, 2021

Tulsa Symphony’s Feb. 27-28 concerts to spotlight Hailstork, Day, Still, Dvořák

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Adolphus Hailstork’s Two Romances for Viola and Orchestra “will be part of the Tulsa Symphony Orchestra’s … concert … broadcast … Feb. 27-28, on KWTU,” writes James D. Watts...

February 26, 2021

Ann Arbor Symphony returns to perform full-orchestra concerts, minus live audience

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“The COVID-19 pandemic halted in-person production of Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra (A2SO) concerts for almost a year, but the orchestra finally returned on Feb. 20—with a pandemic-safe makeover,” writes...

February 26, 2021

New online platform for Pacific Symphony, offering streamed chamber music

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“Pacific Symphony is delivering on its promise. Last month … the orchestra’s musicians had agreed to a four-year contract, with an eye on getting back in the concert hall...

February 26, 2021

Montreal Symphony honors Kent Nagano with emeritus title

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“After 14 years at the helm of the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, he may be passing the baton to Venezuelan conductor Rafael Payare, but Kent Nagano will still maintain...

February 26, 2021

With theaters closed, Lincoln Center to present performances outdoors, forge new community partnerships

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“Lincoln Center is known for the grandeur of its theaters and concert halls,” writes Matt Stevens in Thursday’s (2/25) New York Times. “But with those spaces closed to public...

February 26, 2021

Cleveland Institute receives $1M gift to support full-tuition scholarship

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The Cleveland Institute of Music has received a $1 million gift that will go toward providing a full-tuition conservatory scholarship for one incoming student. The gift comes from longtime...

February 26, 2021

Today's News: 02/26/2021