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Pacific Symphony continues free outdoor chamber concerts in summer 2022

The Pacific Symphony’s free Symphony On the Go! outdoor chamber music concerts have returned for a second summer at venues throughout Orange County, California. The 2022 series began with...

June 22, 2022

Four winners of Astral Artists’ 2022 national competition: bassoon, accordion, two sopranos

Astral Artists, a nonprofit mentoring program specializing in developing early careers of classical musicians, has announced four winners of its 2022 National Competition. They are: Iwo Jedynecki, classical accordion;...

June 21, 2022

Buffalo Philharmonic summer 2022 concerts in Buffalo-Niagara region, July 2-31

The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra will launch its 2022 summer season in communities throughout the Buffalo-Niagara region on July 2 with a free performance in Academy Park in Lewiston, New...

June 17, 2022

Fort Collins Symphony to perform free summer community concerts

On June 18, Colorado’s Fort Collins Symphony will perform the first of three free pop-up concerts in outdoor venues in Loveland and Fort Collins. The June 18 concert will...

June 16, 2022

Detroit Symphony performs in Chandler Park and Southwest Detroit as part of Neighborhood Initiative

As part of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra’s Neighborhood Initiative, the DSO is presenting four concerts in June and July, in collaboration with organizations and community members in the Detroit...

June 15, 2022

Canada’s Royal Conservatory of Music to present free “Commemorate Truth & Reconciliation” event in September

The Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, Canada has announced details of its 2022-23 season, which will launch on September 25 with a piano recital by John O’Conor featuring...

June 14, 2022

Firelands Symphony free summer performances through July 24

Ohio’s Firelands Symphony Orchestra is in the midst of its summer “Around Town Tour” of free small-ensemble performances at area venues. The series began on May 29 with the...

June 13, 2022

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra world premiere of PaviElle French’s “Sands of Time”

The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra will conclude its 2022-23 season at Ordway Concert Hall with the commissioned world premiere of PaviElle French’s Sands of Time, on a program also...

June 10, 2022

Knox-Galesburg Symphony launches new summer community concert series with free recital

Musicians from the Knox-Galesburg Symphony will present a free recital on June 11 at the Central Congregational Church in Galesburg, Illinois to launch the orchestra’s new community concert series...

June 9, 2022

Memorial service for Chester Lane, June 18 in Manhattan and online

A memorial service for Chester Lane, Symphony magazine’s longtime senior editor and the League of American Orchestras’ longest-tenured employee, will be held on Saturday, June 18 at 1:00 pm...

June 8, 2022