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Kahchun Wong Conducts Europe's Largest Open For Classical Music 8/4
Kahchun Wong Conducts Europe's Largest Open For Classical Music 8/4On August 4, 2018, conductor Kahchun Wong will lead the Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra in the final concert of the 2018 Klassik Open Air series in Nuremberg, Germany. The concert, which also marks Wong' ...read more
Source: BroadwayWorld
Published on Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:53:00 GMT
The week ahead in SoCal classical music, July 15-22: 'Big Sing California' and more
The week ahead in SoCal classical music, July 15-22: 'Big Sing California' and moreDudamel and Verdi’s Otello Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Phil join forces with Los Angeles Master Chorale, Los Angeles Children’s Chorus and a cohort of singers including tenor Russell Thomas for a conce...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Sat, 14 Jul 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Classical Music Highlight: The Oceans That Unite Us
Classical Music Highlight: The Oceans That Unite UsOsvaldo Golijov says the inspiration for his suite, Oceanea, was a visit to the Hayden Planetarium and seeing how all the continents of different cultures are united by the planet's oceans. We'll enjo...read more
Source: WSHU news
Published on Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:13:00 GMT
Remembering Oliver Knussen: The Week in Classical Music
Remembering Oliver Knussen: The Week in Classical MusicThis week the classical music world lost Olivier Knussen, the influential British composer and conductor, who died on Sunday at age 66. Read our obituary, and stay tuned below for remembrances from ou...read more
Source: The New York Times
Published on Fri, 13 Jul 2018 13:55:00 GMT
New World Symphony: Classical Music, Minus The Pomp And Circumstance
New World Symphony: Classical Music, Minus The Pomp And CircumstanceIn a previous post, I raved about the New World Center in South Beach, Miami, the extraordinary Frank Gehry-designed home for the elite orchestral academy New World Symphony. As promised, I wanted to ...read more
Source: Forbes
Published on Thu, 12 Jul 2018 05:50:00 GMT
Capital Fringe Festival sounds classical notes early
Capital Fringe Festival sounds classical notes earlyThe 13th-annual Capital Fringe Festival is adding more performances each day, with the weekend set to hit full stride as acts take stages mainly in the Southwest D.C. neighborhood around Arena Stage. ...read more
Source: The Washington Post
Published on Thu, 12 Jul 2018 21:00:00 GMT
Classical in Paradise: Montana Baroque Festival coming up at Quinn's Hot Springs
Classical in Paradise: Montana Baroque Festival coming up at Quinn's Hot SpringsBaroque music is returning to Paradise this week for the 15th annual Baroque Music Festival. Top-caliber musicians will convene Tuesday through Wednesday, July 17-19, at Quinn’s Hot Springs Resort, lo...read more
Source: Missoulian
Published on Sat, 14 Jul 2018 15:44:00 GMT
New Free Online Directory of Living Black Classical Composers Launched by the Rachel Barton Pine Foundation
New Free Online Directory of Living Black Classical Composers Launched by the Rachel Barton Pine FoundationChicago, IL — Locating classical music written by living Black composers wordwide is now just a click away thanks to a new directory developed and launched by the not-for-profit Rachel Barton Pine (RB...read more
Source: Black News
Published on Tue, 10 Jul 2018 17:27:00 GMT
Classical, rock and country musicians to perform at Beaver Island festivals
Classical, rock and country musicians to perform at Beaver Island festivalsBEAVER ISLAND — The sounds of 17th century classical music and modern-day rock and country tunes will flood Beaver Island at two music festivals this summer. The Beaver Island Music Festival, taking p...read more
Source: Petoskey News-Review
Published on Fri, 13 Jul 2018 06:22:00 GMT
KC Fringe Festival brings an adventurous spirit to classical themes
KC Fringe Festival brings an adventurous spirit to classical themesThe American mainstream often stereotypes classical fans as stodgy and stuck in the past. But I know better. Lovers of classical music are some of the most intellectually curious and culturally advent...read more
Source: The Kansas City Star
Published on Fri, 13 Jul 2018 09:11:00 GMT
BWW Feature: THIS WEEKEND IN CLASSICAL MUSIC 7/12 – 7/15
BWW Feature: THIS WEEKEND IN CLASSICAL MUSIC 7/12 – 7/15If you're looking to liven up your Thursday night, head down to (le) poisson rouge for Kishi Bashi featuring Ensemble LPR. It's sure to serve you a funk-tastic good time with some Beatles meets Handel ...read more
Source: BroadwayWorld
Published on Thu, 12 Jul 2018 14:30:00 GMT