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Free “Tanglewood in the City” event in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

On Friday, July 22 at 7:30 pm the Boston Symphony Orchestra will present “Tanglewood in the City,” a free event that includes in-person and video performances at the Pittsfield...

July 22, 2022

Sphinx 2023 Medals of Excellence go to Thomas Mesa, Aundi Marie Moore, Joel Thompson

The Sphinx Organization has announced its 2023 Sphinx Medals of Excellence Honorees. The medals, recognizing extraordinary Black and Latinx classical musicians, are cellist Thomas Mesa, soprano Aundi Marie Moore,...

July 21, 2022

Boston Landmarks Orchestra receives $100K for Music and Memory program

The Boston Landmarks Orchestra has received $100,000 from the Cummings Foundation to support the orchestra’s Music and Memory program of performances in assisted living centers that specialize in care...

July 20, 2022

Musicians of National Arts Centre Orchestra, Ottawa Youth Orchestra Academy, Philadelphia Orchestra to give a free performance Ukrainian refugees

On July 20, musicians of the Philadelphia Orchestra will perform with members of Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra at Ambassador David L. Cohen’s residence in Ottawa in an event...

July 19, 2022

Chicago Sinfonietta’s free “More Life” event at Millennium Park

On July 16, Chicago Sinfonietta presented “More Life,” the third installment of its “Sinfonietta in Your Neighborhood” series, on the rooftop terrace of Chicago’s Millennium Park. The free event...

July 18, 2022

Nashville Symphony’s to pair music and cocktails in “Spirits of Summer” event

On July 30, the Nashville Symphony will present its fourth annual “Spirits of Summer,” a themed event at Schermerhorn Symphony Center pairing music and cocktails. Principal Pops Conductor Enrico...

July 14, 2022

35 orchestra and arts professionals to attend League’s Essentials of Orchestra Management program

Thirty-five orchestra and arts professionals from the United States and Canada have been selected to participate in Essentials of Orchestra Management, the League of American Orchestras’ flagship leadership-development program....

July 13, 2022

Santa Barbara Symphony’s 2022-23: world premieres, Beethoven monodrama, orchestra’s 60th anniversary

The Santa Barbara Symphony in California has announced seven 2022-23 subscription concerts, beginning in October with Orff’s Carmina Burana in a performance led by Music Director Nir Kabaretti and...

July 12, 2022

LA Phil/Dudamel Foundation launch “Encuentros” music education/leadership program for young musicians

From July 19 to August 5, the Dudamel Foundation and the Los Angeles Philharmonic will co-present “Encuentros LA 2022,” a new summer music education and global leadership program for...

July 11, 2022

Plano Symphony to perform at outdoor balloon festival in September 2022

On September 22, the Plano Symphony Orchestra in Texas will perform an outdoor concert at the 2022 Plano Balloon Festival. Music Director Hector Guzman will conduct the family concert,...

July 8, 2022