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Petersburg Symphony gives first Virginia performance of Jasmine Barnes’s “Before Dawn”

On April 24, the Petersburg Symphony Orchestra will perform the Virginia premiere of Jasmine Barnes’s recently composed Before Dawn on a program with Dvořák’s Symphony No. 9 (“From the...

April 20, 2022

Chamber Music Northwest to present world premieres featuring Imani Winds

Imani Winds will be featured on Chamber Music Northwest’s April 28 program at Alberta Rose Theatre in Portland, Oregon, featuring the world premieres of three commissioned works for woodwind...

April 19, 2022

Winnipeg Symphony to honor essential workers with music, stories, and more

On April 28, Canada’s Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra will commemorate essential workers and other community members with an event at Manitoba Centennial Concert Hall in collaboration with area hospital foundations...

April 18, 2022

South Carolina Philharmonic to perform “Melt,” world premiere by David Kirkland Garner

The South Carolina Philharmonic will present the world premiere of the orchestral arrangement of David Kirkland Garner’s Melt on its final 2021-22 Masterworks program of the season on April...

April 15, 2022

Alexandria Symphony to perform world premiere with students from music-education program

Virginia’s Alexandria Symphony Orchestra will present the world premiere of Brian Prechtl’s Tribute on April 23, with ASO musicians performing alongside students from Sympatico, the orchestra’s music-education program. Prechtl...

April 14, 2022

Eugene Symphony launches three-season “Tristan und Isolde” project

The Eugene Symphony will perform the first act of Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde on April 21 at the Hult Center for the Performing Arts, launching the orchestra’s three-year project...

April 13, 2022

Cincinnati Symphony to mark 20th year of Classical Roots concerts

On April 22, John Morris Russell will conduct the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra’s annual Classical Roots concert at Music Hall, featuring the CSO and Classical Roots Community Mass Choir during....

April 12, 2022

Lincoln’s Symphony to pair Beethoven’s Ninth with new work based on composer’s “Heiligenstadt Testament”

On April 22, Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra in Nebraska will perform the orchestral world premiere of Jake Runestad’s choral work A Silence Haunts Me, with text based on Beethoven’s “Heiligenstadt...

April 11, 2022

Erie Philharmonic’s free concert of Ellington, Hailstork, Still to be broadcast and streamed

The Erie Philharmonic has announced that its free, in-person April 13 concert at Pennsylvania’s Edinboro University will also be recorded for broadcast and streaming on May 26 and 29...

April 8, 2022

Immersive Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra program, with multiple world premieres

On April 10 at Boomtown Brewery in downtown Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra will perform three world premieres, led by guest conductor Vincent Womack. Composer Derrick Skye,...

April 7, 2022