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San Luis Obispo Symphony to perform side by side with SLO Youth Symphony

On March 5, California’s San Luis Obispo Symphony will perform side by side with young musicians from the San Luis Obispo Youth Symphony at the Performing Arts Center San...

March 2, 2022

Bangor Symphony to premiere works by Jessica Meyer and Connie Ellisor

On March 6, the Bangor Symphony Orchestra will perform a world premiere by Jessica Meyer, recipient of the orchestra’s second Ellis-Beauregard Foundation Composer Award. Music Director Lucas Richman will...

March 1, 2022

Cleveland Orchestra partners with IDAGIO streaming platform for digital In Focus concerts

The Cleveland Orchestra and the classical streaming platform IDAGIO have announced a new collaboration, with the orchestra spotlighted as part of IDAGIO’s “Great Orchestras in the Global Concert Hall”...

February 28, 2022

New Haven Symphony’s Young People’s Concerts return in person, this year for free

In March, the New Haven Symphony Orchestra will perform two Young People’s Concerts, which will be offered free this season for the first time. Music Director Alasdair Neale will...

February 25, 2022

New York Youth Symphony at Carnegie Hall: Cziner world premiere, plus Barber and Still

The New York Youth Symphony will perform the commissioned world premiere of Jonathan Cziner’s Rauch (And Other Delights) on its March 13 concert at Carnegie Hall, led by Music...

February 24, 2022

Pacific Symphony’s multimedia “Langston Hughes Project,” with narrator and jazz quartet

On February 27, California’s Pacific Symphony will present “The Langston Hughes Project,” a multimedia concert featuring Hughes’s 1960 jazz poem suite Ask Your Mama: Twelve Moods for Jazz. Music...

February 23, 2022

Baltimore Symphony community concerts set for February, April, and June

On February 22, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra will perform the first of three free concerts at community locations across Baltimore City. The performance at New Shiloh Baptist Church will...

February 22, 2022

California Symphony adds virtual music-education lectures

The California Symphony has released “Fresh Look: Rewind,” a five-part on-demand virtual music-education course for adults, adapted from the orchestra’s in-person lecture series that became virtual in 2020 due...

February 18, 2022

Lincoln’s Symphony world premiere of “The Four Elements” by composer in residence Tyler White

Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra in Nebraska will perform the world premiere of The Four Elements by Tyler G. White, its inaugural composer in residence, on a February 20 program at...

February 17, 2022

Minnesota Orchestra Composer Institute to feature seven new works in May 2022

Seven contemporary composers will be featured in the Minnesota Orchestra’s Composer Institute on May 6 at Orchestra Hall. Music Director Osmo Vänskä will conduct the concert, featuring Henry Dorn’s...

February 15, 2022