League announces details for 2022 National Conference

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After online convenings in 2020 and 2021, the League of American Orchestras National Conference will take place in person in Los Angeles, June 1-3, 2022. Hosted by the Los...

May 13, 2022

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra’s 2022-23 season: new artistic partners, contemporary composers, Neighborhood Series

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“The St. Paul Chamber Orchestra is all about collaboration,” writes Rob Hubbard in Wednesday’s (5/11) Star Tribune (Minneapolis). “And the 2022-23 season announced Wednesday demonstrates that some very exciting...

May 13, 2022

Longtime Dayton Philharmonic artistic director to retire in 2027

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“The Dayton Performing Arts Alliance has announced that the Dayton Philharmonic Artistic Director and Conductor Neal Gittleman has charted a five-year course for his retirement from the philharmonic in...

May 13, 2022

Melissa White to perform with Chicago Sinfonietta in specially designed “Butterfly Lovers” Concerto dress

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“Melissa White has lost count of how many times she’s performed with the Chicago Sinfonietta,” writes Hannah Edgar in Thursday’s (5/12) Chicago Tribune. “On May 14 and 16, she’ll...

May 13, 2022

Composer Anthony Davis, now in the spotlight with new “Malcolm X” and “The Central Park Five” productions

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“As the orchestra of the Detroit Opera tuned itself for a recent rehearsal, the outline of a vast spacecraft loomed over the pit,” writes Seth Colter Walls in Thursday’s...

May 13, 2022

Obituary: Pianist Alexander Toradze, 69

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“Alexander Toradze, a solo classical concert pianist who was best known for his Russian repertoire, has died in hospital aged 69,” writes Sophia Alexandra Hall in Thursday’s (5/12) Classic...

May 13, 2022

Experiential Orchestra to perform immersive concert featuring music by Dawson and Montgomery

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The Experiential Orchestra will present an immersive performance of William Levi Dawson’s 1934 “Negro Folk” Symphony on May 13 at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music in Manhattan, led...

May 13, 2022