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New World Symphony to bring concerts to Miami neighborhoods with mobile “Wallcast”

“For local residents who’ve never yet made it to one of the New World Symphony’s legendary Wallcasts or sat inside its New World Center home, the music is coming...

May 12, 2021

LA Phil announces details of Hollywood Bowl performances, July-Sept.

“Any other year, summer would be classical music’s down time. But in 2021, it’s shaping up to be the high point of the concert season,” writes Peter Feher in...

May 12, 2021

Muti leads in-person concert in Italy, hopes for fall return to Chicago Symphony

“Conductor Riccardo Muti has once again reopened the Italian musical season in his adopted hometown of Ravenna after another … round of pandemic closures,” writes Colleen Barry in Monday’s...

May 12, 2021

Viva verde: Opera companies go green

“The coronavirus pandemic has challenged day-to-day norms in the opera industry,” writes Rebecca Schmid in Monday’s (5/10) New York Times. “But while addressing those challenges, some houses have found...

May 12, 2021

At the Brooklyn Navy Yard, individual musicians perform one-on-one concerts

“As New Yorkers start to imagine what live events might look like in a post-pandemic world, the Brooklyn Academy of Music is offering one vision of how socially-distanced music...

May 12, 2021

Review: Philadelphia Orchestra and Davóne Tines in “Sermon” song cycle premiere

“At its earthshaking best, a meaningful encounter with art leaves you with the sensation that it’s saying something you’ve been feeling but didn’t quite know how to say,” writes...

May 12, 2021

Milwaukee Symphony announces 2021-22 season, its first in newly renovated hall

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra “is planning for full houses in the recently renovated and still-sparkling Bradley Symphony Center” writes Jim Higgins in a preview of the orchestra’s 2021-22 season...

May 11, 2021

CIM selects Carlos Kalmar to lead orchestral and conducting programs

“On Monday, the Cleveland Institute of Music announced the appointment of Carlos Kalmar as principal conductor and director of orchestral and conducting programs,” writes Zachary Lewis in Monday’s (5/10)...

May 11, 2021

Tulsa Symphony and Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra to perform Marsalis’s “All Rise” to mark 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

“Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra will join the Tulsa Symphony Orchestra and Festival Chorus to perform Marsalis’ epic work, ‘All Rise’ [on] June 6 at...

May 11, 2021

Knoxville Symphony to perform free outdoor concerts, May 15-22

“The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra will take its show on the road this month, performing free concerts in Athens, Maryville, and Morristown,” reads an unsigned article in Monday’s (5/10) WBIR-TV...

May 11, 2021