Today's News: 10/29/2020

Boston Symphony Orchestra offers streamed performances and video podcast in new “BSONOW” series

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“Gearing up for a season like no other, the Boston Symphony Orchestra is hoping would-be concertgoers will migrate online for a series of newly recorded performances by the BSO...

October 29, 2020

Symphony of Southeast Texas returns with in-person audience: “Cirque Spooktacular”

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“For the first time this concert season, the Symphony of Southeast Texas performed its Cirque Spooktacular on Saturday in front of a live audience at the Beaumont Civic Center,”...

October 29, 2020

Seattle Chamber Music Society reports positive feedback from virtual summer festival

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“As the pandemic continues and live concerts are all but impossible, classical music organizations have moved their seasons online—with widely varying paywalls and content,” writes Melinda Bargreen in Monday’s...

October 29, 2020

Newport Symphony cellists perform Handel for animals at Oregon Coast Aquarium

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Newport Symphony Orchestra cellist Adrienne Welsh believes “every aquarium should have a resident cellist,” writes Matthew Denis writes in Friday’s (10/23) Register-Guard (Eugene, OR). “After performances by Welsh and...

October 29, 2020

Review: Symphony Tacoma’s multi-platform virtual concerts

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“Symphony Tacoma has hit the pandemic ground running with a 2020/21 season that blends previous recordings with new video slideshows, chamber music recordings with ballet, Facebook live artist talks,...

October 29, 2020

Coronavirus cases rise in Italy, forcing closure of Milan’s La Scala and Naples’ San Carlo theaters

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“The number of performers at Milan’s famed La Scala opera house who have tested positive for the coronavirus has risen to 21, even as the theater was forced to...

October 29, 2020

Flint Symphony’s 2020-21 season: streams of previous concerts, then in-person concerts beginning Feb. 2021

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Michigan’s Flint Symphony Orchestra has announced that it will perform for in-person audiences beginning on February 6, 2021, with Music Director Enrique Diemecke conducting a family program featuring Stravinsky’s...

October 29, 2020

Today's News: 10/29/2020