02/14/2020

Nashville Symphony to debut Julia Wolfe’s “Her Story” in 2020-21, plus classics and contemporary scores

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“Local favorites, cinematic powerhouses and a women’s suffrage centennial celebration lead a star-studded 2020-2021 lineup from the Nashville Symphony,” writes Matthew Leimkuehler in Wednesday’s (2/12) Tennessean. “The 74th season...

February 14, 2020

National Symphony Orchestra’s 2020-21 season: new music, Beethoven, and more

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“First and foremost,” the Kennedy Center’s 2020-2021 season “marks the 90th anniversary of the founding of the National Symphony Orchestra,” writes Charles T. Downey in Tuesday’s (2/11) Washington Classical...

February 14, 2020

Mélisse Brunet named music director of Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic

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“On Friday the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic’s local audience will hear Broadway vocalists … paying tribute to Aretha Franklin and her music—from ‘Respect’ to ‘Nessun Dorma’ to several surprises—as the...

February 14, 2020

Philly Pops appoints David Charles Abell as music director

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“David Charles Abell is the Philly Pops’ new music director,” writes Peter Dobrin in Thursday’s (2/13) Philadelphia Inquirer. “Abell made his Philly Pops debut in 2013 and was named...

February 14, 2020

Review: Virgil Thomson’s “The Mother of Us All,” with NYPhil instrumentalists, Juilliard singers, at the Met Museum

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“The Mother of Us All was Susan B. Anthony, the leader of the fight for women’s suffrage in the United States,” writes John Rockwell in Tuesday’s (2/11) Financial Times...

February 14, 2020

Symphonicity to perform local composer’s work featuring Civil War-era poems by women

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The Virginia-based orchestra Symphonicity will perform We That Wait, an orchestral song cycle by local composer Rich Moriarty based on poems from the American Civil War written by women,...

February 14, 2020

Phoenix Symphony’s new president and chief executive: Suzanne Wilson

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The Phoenix Symphony has appointed SUZANNE WILSON as president and chief executive officer. She began her tenure on January 21, 2020, succeeding Jim Ward, who had led the Phoenix...

February 14, 2020

Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra appoints Dave Moss as executive director

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DAVE MOSS has been named executive director of the Hawai’i Symphony Orchestra, effective on March 10, 2020. Moss is currently executive director of Chicago’s Haymarket Opera Company, which performs...

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