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Recordings news, August 2021

The Buffalo Philharmonic’s new recording of Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons and Piazzolla’s The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires has been released on the orchestra’s Beau Fleuve label. Music Director...

August 26, 2021

Happy Labor Day!

The Hub will take an end-of-summer break from Friday, August 27 to Monday, September 6. We will be back in full swing on Tuesday, September 7, after the Labor...

August 26, 2021

San Angelo Symphony announces 2021-22 season

The San Angelo Symphony in Texas has announced details of its 2021-22 season, which will feature a mix of classical scores plus Broadway, popular, and jazz music. The season...

August 25, 2021

Curtis Institute’s 2021-22 hybrid digital/in-person season, with composer in residence Tania León

The Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia has announced that its programming for October through December will be a mix of in-person and digital performances, including opera, chamber music,...

August 24, 2021

PYO Music Institute adds string ensemble of guitar, harp, mandolin, and other plucked instruments

Philadelphia’s PYO Music Institute has added a sixth ensemble, Pizzicato Players, to its music offerings for students. The ensemble of musicians from age 12 to 21 will be led...

August 23, 2021

Handel and Haydn Society to perform Beethoven’s Ninth in free concert

On August 27, the Handel and Haydn Society will present a free outdoor performance of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 at the DCR Hatch Shell on the Charles River Esplanade...

August 19, 2021

Flute quartet and jazz ensemble to perform free concerts in Firelands Symphony’s summer series

Ohio’s Firelands Symphony Orchestra will conclude its “Around Town Tour” of free small-ensemble concerts at local venues with performances on August 19 and 27. Concerts are free and open...

August 18, 2021

Pacific Symphony chamber series: Dorman premiere, music by Brahms, Cuong, Dohnányi, Ives, Montgomery, Ravel, Snider, and more

Pianist Orli Shaham will host and curate three Pacific Symphony “Café Ludwig” chamber programs during the 2021-22 season, featuring Shaham and principal musicians from the orchestra in standard repertoire...

August 17, 2021

Colour of Music Festival: in residence at University of South Carolina School of Music in September

The Colour of Music Festival will be in residence at the University of South Carolina School of Music (UofSC) from Sept. 9 to 11, offering performances, a masterclass, and...

August 16, 2021

New Haven Symphony to give free concert on New Haven Green

On September 4, the New Haven Symphony Orchestra will perform a free outdoor concert on the New Haven Green to launch New Haven’s two-day International Festival of Arts and...

August 12, 2021