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California’s Berkeley Symphony returns with in-person performances in Orinda and Berkeley

On August 4 and 5, Berkeley Symphony Music Director Joseph Young will return to conduct his first in-person performances with the orchestra in more than a year. The first...

July 23, 2021

Annapolis Symphony, 2021-22: 60th-anniversary commission, in-person and virtual ticket options

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra has announced details of its 2021-22 season, featuring five masterworks programs, four community concerts at locations throughout Annapolis, a family concert with Magic Circle Mime...

July 22, 2021

Five musicians join next class of CSO/CCM Diversity Fellows

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music have selected five string musicians for the next class of CSO/CCM Diversity Fellows. The incoming Fellows are: Luis...

July 21, 2021

Rogue Valley Symphony’s 2021-22 season, from Bologne and Boyer to Milhaud, Montgomery, and Piazzolla

Oregon’s Rogue Valley Symphony has announced details of its 2021-22 season, when the orchestra will return to in-person performances at its three venues: Southern Oregon University Music Recital Hall,...

July 20, 2021

Boston Landmarks Orchestra resumes in-person concerts at Hatch Shell and in Boston neighborhoods

The Boston Landmarks Orchestra launched its in-person summer season with July 16 and 18 “Lift Ev’Ry Voice” concerts at Boston’s Bethel AME Church and Arlington Street Church. Music Director...

July 19, 2021

Winston-Salem Symphony to host virtual chats about new play-with-music featuring composer Joseph Bologne

North Carolina’s Winston-Salem Symphony will host a series of free virtual conversations leading up to its September 12-12 performances of Bill Barclay’s play with music The Chevalier, which features...

July 16, 2021

Illinois Philharmonic 2021-22 season: Abels, Bologne, Brahms, Copland, Dvořák, Ewazen, Horst, Price, Ravel, Still, Tchaikovsky

The Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra and Music Director Stilian Kirov have announced a seven-concert 2021-22 season, to launch in October with “Andante Moderato” from Florence Price’s String Quartet in G...

July 15, 2021

Santa Rosa Symphony 2021-22: premieres, “First Symphony” and “Rachmaninoff and the Hollywood Sound” projects

The Santa Rosa Symphony and Music Director Francesco Lecce-Chong have announced details of the 2021-22 season, which will feature four world premieres, including Valley of the Moon, Michael Daugherty’s...

July 14, 2021

New England Conservatory and Silkroad to present weeklong workshop and performances

Boston’s New England Conservatory will partner with Silkroad, the touring ensemble and social-impact organization, for a virtual 2021 Global Musician Workshop from August 8 to 14. The workshop will...

July 14, 2021

Chamber Music Northwest’s four-week festival, with premieres by Neikrug, Ludwig

Chamber Music Northwest launched its four-week summer festival season at Reed College in Portland, Oregon on July 1 with CMNW Artistic Directors Gloria Chien and Soovin Kim and the...

July 13, 2021