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Johnstown Symphony’s “Rachmaninoff + Romeo and Juliet” program, with pianist Michelle Cann and Shakespearean actors

The Johnstown Symphony Orchestra and pianist Michelle Cann will perform Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 on an April 9 concert entitled “Rachmaninoff + Romeo & Juliet” at the Pasquerilla...

April 6, 2022

Asheville Symphony’s ALT ASO flexible chamber music series

The Asheville Symphony and vocalist Melinda Rodriguez will perform jazz and American Songbook standards on April 26 at the Orange Peel, a performance venue in downtown Asheville, North Carolina....

April 5, 2022

Recording Academy announces Grammy Awards

At the 64th annual Grammy Awards on March 3 in Las Vegas, the following winners were announced by the Recording Academy. The Philadelphia Orchestra and Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin...

April 4, 2022

League hires Caen Thomason-Redus for new position of VP of inclusion and learning, and restructures leadership team

The League of American Orchestras has named CAEN THOMASON-REDUS to the newly created position of Vice President, Inclusion and Learning. He will lead the League’s commitment to equity, diversity,...

April 4, 2022

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra to premiere new chamber arrangement of “Goldberg Variations”

The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra will perform the world premiere of a new arrangement of Bach’s Goldberg Variations by SPCO Principal Horn James Ferree on April 8 at Ordway...

April 1, 2022

Orlando Philharmonic concert to feature band of former astronauts

On April 2, astronauts from the 1986 Space Shuttle Columbia Mission MAX Q Rock Band will perform with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra at the orchestra’s annual Springs Concert in...

March 31, 2022

Tucson Symphony 2022-23 season: Mexican composers, works with chorus, “The Facts and Dreams of the World According to Michael Jackson”

The Tucson Symphony Orchestra has announced details of its 2022-23 season, which will begin with a September 17 concert entitled “Orkesta Mendoza and the Magic of Mexico,” launching Hispanic...

March 30, 2022

Stockton Symphony world premiere of Victoria Bond work honoring Ruth Bader Ginsburg


California’s Stockton Symphony commissioned Victoria Bond to write a work inspired by the life and legacy of the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Music Director Peter Jaffe...

March 29, 2022

Portland Chamber Orchestra to sponsor tickets to “My Words Are My Sword” performances

Oregon’s Portland Chamber Orchestra is partnering with the Oregon Commission on Black Affairs to sponsor tickets for Black Oregonians to attend its upcoming performances of My Words Are My...

March 28, 2022

Buffalo Philharmonic to hold benefit concert for Ukraine, April 3

On April 3, the Buffalo Philharmonic in New York will perform “Slava Ukraini: A Benefit Concert for Ukraine” at Kleinhans Music Hall. Music Director JoAnn Falletta will conduct the...

March 25, 2022