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Nine women conductors to lead Taki Alsop concerts in U.S. and internationally in 2022-23

The Taki Alsop Conducting Fellowship has announced a series of concerts by orchestras around the world during the 2022-23 season, to be led by nine women conductors who are...

March 10, 2022

Applications open for Canton Symphony’s second Orchestrating Change Leadership Program

Ohio’s Canton Symphony Orchestra is accepting nominations through March 11 for its second Orchestrating Change Leadership Program, set to take place virtually from June 13 to July 1, 2022....

March 9, 2022

Fort Collins Symphony family program to feature world premiere

On March 13, Colorado’s Fort Collins Symphony will present a family concert introducing the instruments of the orchestra, led by Music Director Wes Kenney and narrated by composer Gregory...

March 8, 2022

Berlin Academy of American Music, new ensemble based in Germany

Garrett Keast, an American conductor based in Berlin, has formed the Berlin Academy of American Music (BAAM), an orchestra of Berlin-based musicians who focus on music by American and...

March 7, 2022

Philadelphia Orchestra to launch multi-year Mann Center residency

Philadelphia’s Mann Center for the Performing Arts has announced plans for its 2022 outdoor summer season at Fairmount Park. The Mann Center is launching two multi-year partnerships, one with...

March 4, 2022

Carmel Symphony to resume in-person performances March 12

Indiana’s Carmel Symphony Orchestra has announced that it will return to the Palladium stage at the Center for the Performing Arts on March 12, after a hiatus during the...

March 3, 2022

League of American Orchestras: in solidarity with Ukraine

The League of American Orchestras has issued the following statement in support of Ukraine, in the wake of the Russian invasion. The statement, including links to examples of how...

March 2, 2022

San Luis Obispo Symphony to perform side by side with SLO Youth Symphony

On March 5, California’s San Luis Obispo Symphony will perform side by side with young musicians from the San Luis Obispo Youth Symphony at the Performing Arts Center San...

March 2, 2022

Bangor Symphony to premiere works by Jessica Meyer and Connie Ellisor

On March 6, the Bangor Symphony Orchestra will perform a world premiere by Jessica Meyer, recipient of the orchestra’s second Ellis-Beauregard Foundation Composer Award. Music Director Lucas Richman will...

March 1, 2022

Cleveland Orchestra partners with IDAGIO streaming platform for digital In Focus concerts

The Cleveland Orchestra and the classical streaming platform IDAGIO have announced a new collaboration, with the orchestra spotlighted as part of IDAGIO’s “Great Orchestras in the Global Concert Hall”...

February 28, 2022