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Baltimore Symphony to rebroadcast and stream previous classics-plus-pop-music concerts, May 27-July 1

On May 27 at 7 p.m., the first of six Baltimore Symphony Orchestra concerts previously performed on its BSO Pulse series at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall will be rebroadcast and...

May 27, 2020

Gabriel Cabezas to perform new cello works, with video direction, May 27

On May 27 at 7 p.m. ET, the Kaufman Music Center in New York City will live-stream a recital by cellist Gabriel Cabezas, in his home, performing mostly contemporary...

May 26, 2020

Conductor Donato Cabrera, online and on-air for California Symphony and Las Vegas Philharmonic, and more

On May 24, California Symphony Music Director Donato Cabrera will host an online event featuring solo violinist Alexi Kenney, who will perform from his home in Palo Alto and...

May 22, 2020

Princeton Symphony’s May 31 free music-and-conversation event with musicians and executive director

On May 31 at 4 p.m. ET, the Princeton Symphony Orchestra in New Jersey will present “At Home with the PSO: A Visit with Rossen Milanov and Friends,” a...

May 21, 2020

Olympia Symphony releases “Pomp and Circumstance” video for virtual graduation ceremonies

The Olympia Symphony Orchestra in Washington State has released a recording of Elgar’s Pomp and Circumstance to be used in virtual high-school and college graduation ceremonies for the class...

May 20, 2020

Yakima Symphony to host virtual season finale, May 30

On May 30, Yakima Symphony Orchestra Music Director Lawrence Golan will host a virtual, interactive season finale from his home in the form of a free Zoom meeting for...

May 20, 2020

Twelve cellists to pay tribute to Lynn Harrell in online Carnegie tribute

On May 21 at 2 p.m. ET, Carnegie Hall will host an online tribute to American cellist Lynn Harrell, who died in April at age 76. Twelve fellow cellists...

May 19, 2020

Utah Symphony moves 80th-birthday celebration online, May 19

The Utah Symphony will celebrate its 80th birthday on Tuesday, May 19 at 8 p.m. (Mountain Time), with a free livestream on Facebook and YouTube. As previously announced, in...

May 19, 2020

Week 5 of LA Phil’s “At Home With…” series, featuring Chen and Thibaudet

The next two episodes of the Los Angeles Philharmonic’s “At Home With…” series on Classical KUSC radio (Los Angeles) and Classical KDFC (San Francisco) will air between May 19...

May 18, 2020

League President and CEO appointed to NYC advisory council

Jesse Rosen, president and CEO of the League of American Orchestras, has been appointed to New York City’s Sector Advisory Council representing Arts, Culture, and Tourism. The League represents...

May 15, 2020