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Canton Symphony’s inaugural Orchestrating Change Leadership Program gets underway

Ohio’s Canton Symphony Orchestra has chosen nine students for its new Orchestrating Change Leadership Program, designed to develop leadership and professional skills that participants can bring to the workforce....

July 1, 2021

El Paso Symphony’s 2021-22 season to feature new cantata in tribute to victims of 2019 mass shooting in El Paso

The El Paso Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Bohuslav Rattay have announced that the orchestra’s 2021-22 season will open on September 24 with the first of six concerts, a...

June 30, 2021

Ohio’s Columbus Symphony nominated for regional Emmy award for 2020 “Holiday Spectacular”

The Columbus Symphony’s recent “Columbus Symphony Holiday Spectacular” television broadcast has been nominated for a Regional Emmy Award. The one-hour family-friendly broadcast, featuring CSO Principal Pops Conductor Stuart Chafetz...

June 29, 2021

Charlotte Symphony violinist and cellist to join singer-songwriter Quisol as part of multicultural concert series

On June 30, Charlotte Symphony violinist Kari Giles and cellist Jeremy Lamb will perform on Facebook Live with Joseph Samuel Quisol, a Charlotte, North Carolina-based singer-songwriter and cultural activist...

June 28, 2021

Photo exhibition of Martinů’s NYC years

The Manhattan-based Czech Center New York is presenting “Czenglishman in New York,” a photographic exhibition marking 80 years since composer Bohuslav Martinů’s arrival in New York. The composer was...

June 25, 2021

New Bedford Symphony’s free June-September chamber concerts in seaport district 


On June 26, New Bedford Symphony Orchestra violinist Emma Lee Holmes-Hicks and cellist Peter Zay will perform in the first of four free Saturday concerts by NBSO musicians on...

June 24, 2021

Michigan Philharmonic returns in person with June 26 and July 10 outdoor concerts

On June 26, the Michigan Philharmonic will perform the first of two family-oriented outdoor performances as its first live-music concerts in the community. The 7 p.m. “American Salute” concert...

June 23, 2021

St. Paul Chamber Orchestra debuts at Bravo! Vail with Mozart, Vivaldi, Piazzolla, Schubert, Brahms

Minnesota’s Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra will make its debut this week at the Bravo! Vail Music Festival in Colorado with violinist Joshua Bell on June 24, 26, and 27....

June 22, 2021

Free webinar, “Music for People Living with Dementia and Their Care Partners”

Sound Health Network will present a webinar entitled “Music for People Living with Dementia and Their Care Partners,” co-hosted by AARP on June 23 at 4 p.m. ET/1 p.m....

June 21, 2021

Marin Alsop documentary film premieres, in person and virtually

The Conductor, Bernadette Wegenstein’s new documentary about conductor Marin Alsop, premiered on June 14 at the Hudson Yards Public Square and Gardens in New York City as part of...

June 18, 2021