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Update: Firelands Symphony cancels previously announced concert

Thursday’s Hub included a news article about the ​Firelands Symphony Orchestra’s concert on January 16 honoring local Tuskegee Airmen. A few hours after The Hub was posted, the Firelands...

January 7, 2022

Firelands Symphony to perform pops concert honoring local Tuskegee Airmen

On January 16, Ohio’s Firelands Symphony Orchestra will present “Portraits of American Heroism,” a pops concert honoring all veterans and active military, with special recognition to the Tuskegee Airmen,...

January 6, 2022

Wheeling Symphony’s “WSO on the GO Yoga series,” Jan.-May 2022

The Wheeling Symphony Orchestra has announced that it will offer five free “WSO on the GO Yoga Series” classes in 2022, beginning on January 8 at the Scottish Rite...

January 5, 2022

National Arts Centre Orchestra’s new mentorship program, May 31-June 17, 2022

Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra is accepting applications through February 7 for a new mentorship program for pre-professional and early-career professional orchestral musicians and conductors from around the world....

January 4, 2022

Eugene Symphony set to perform new works by Browne, Izcaray, Schiff in 2022

On June 4, 2022, the Eugene Symphony in Oregon will perform the world premiere of David Schiff’s Prefontaine on a special concert celebrating the life and legacy of track...

January 3, 2022

Handel and Haydn Society to return for annual Emancipation Proclamation event on New Year’s Eve

Musicians from Boston’s Handel and Haydn Society performed at Boston’s first Emancipation Proclamation celebration in 1863. Nearly 160 years later, this year’s Emancipation Proclamation concert will take place on...

December 23, 2021

See you in 2022!

The Hub will take a break from Friday, December 24 through the start of the new year. We look forward to bringing you the latest news about orchestras beginning...

December 23, 2021

Bangor Symphony to premiere work by Kenneth Fuchs, recipient of third Ellis-Beauregard Foundation composer award

Maine’s Bangor Symphony Orchestra has announced that Kenneth Fuchs has been named the recipient of the Ellis-Beauregard Foundation’s third annual $20,000 composer award. Fuchs will write a new work...

December 22, 2021

Symphony Tacoma to present four “Mini Maestros” family concerts in 2022

Symphony Tacoma in Washington has announced that its “Mini Maestros” series of 45-minute family concerts will comprise four programs in winter and spring of 2022. In accordance with current...

December 21, 2021

Free webinar focusing on Bernstein’s “MASS,” Jan. 10

On January 10 at 3 p.m. ET, the Leonard Bernstein Office and Indiana University Jacobs School of Music will co-present a free livestream panel discussion entitled “MASS at 50,”...

December 20, 2021