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San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra’s five-concert 2021-22 season

The San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra will perform its season-opening concert on November 21 at Davies Symphony Hall, featuring Jessie Montgomery’s Starburst and Antonín Dvořák’s Symphony No. 9 (“From...

November 19, 2021

WQXR’s Artist Propulsion Lab: multiple platforms for today’s musicians

As part of NYC classical station WQXR’s Artist Propulsion Lab Digital Celebration, flutist Brandon Patrick George spoke recently with Ford Foundation President Darren Walker about the work necessary to...

November 18, 2021

Chicago Philharmonic to premiere Jonathan Bingham’s “Tautology”

The Chicago Philharmonic will perform the world premiere of Jonathan Bingham’s Tautology, a serenade in one movement, on its November 21 “Simply Serenades” program at North Shore Center for...

November 18, 2021

Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra returns for three-concert in-person season

The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra has announced details of its 2021-22 season, which will begin on November 21 with the first of three concerts at the Jack, Joseph, and...

November 17, 2021

Peoria Symphony’s world premiere of “Everywoman: A Friedan Centennial Memoire,” honoring Betty Friedan

On November 20, the Peoria Symphony Orchestra will present the world premiere of Stephanie Ann Boyd’s Everywoman: A Friedan Centennial Memoire at the Peoria Civic Center Theater, led by...

November 16, 2021

Asheville Symphony to return to indoor concerts with Bach, Beethoven, Wallen

The Asheville Symphony will launch its 2021-22 masterworks season on November 20 with a program featuring music by J.S. Bach, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Errolyn Wallen at Thomas Wolfe...

November 15, 2021

The Knights to give three 92nd Street Y concerts as ensemble in residence in 2021-22

On December 11, The Knights ensemble will perform the first of three programs at the 92nd Street Y in New York City, where they are serving as ensemble in...

November 12, 2021

Illinois Philharmonic to spotlight wind musicians in upcoming program

The Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra will feature its wind musicians in a November 13 program of Mozart and Beethoven at Ozinga Chapel at Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights, Illinois....

November 11, 2021

Boston Symphony’s Tanglewood performance featuring John Williams violin concerto on PBS

The Boston Symphony Orchestra will be spotlighted in a program recorded at Tanglewood this past summer and broadcast on PBS’s “Great Performances” on November 12. The concert features the...

November 10, 2021

Harrisburg Symphony music director and principal bassoon in conversation

Stuart Malina, music director of Pennsylvania’s Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra, will participate in a virtual chat with Principal Bassoon Joseph Grimmer today, November 9, at 6 p.m. The free event...

November 9, 2021