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3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Music Director Manfred Honeck to Make...

On July 25 and 26, at the Tanglewood Music Center in the Berkshires, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Music Director Manfred Honeck will lead the Boston Symphony Orchestra in works by Beethoven, Mozart, Mendelssohn and Mahler.

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Related Topix: Arts, Classical, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Europe, World News, Germany, The Cleveland Orchestra, Opera, Latrobe, PA

6 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Welsh Proms: Daily highlights of the 2014 festival

From the All Dancing Family Prom to the Romantic Prom, there's an eclectic mix of concerts taking place at St David's Hall in Cardiff this summer Under the baton of Owain Arwel Hughes, Bournemouth's Symphony Orchestra perform everything from Coates' Dambuster's March and Holst's Jupiter to Gershwin's Overture, Crazy Girl and Elgar's Pomp ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, The Orchestra, Big-Band, Arts

Thu Jul 10, 2014

SanLuisObispo.com

SLO Symphony's new executive director aims to engage audiences

During his recent stint as the executive director of the Monterey Symphony , Edmund Feingold watched the San Luis Obispo orchestra’s progress from afar.

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Related Topix: Arts, San Luis Obispo, CA, Jazz, Boston University, Monterey, CA

Cincinnati.com

Circus mojo syncs with Ky. symphony

Circus mojo syncs with Ky. symphony KSO teams up with group for 'eclectic program' highlighted by thrilling acts Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1mls6lP The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra performs for thousands at the Devou Park band shell Aug. 7, 2010, during a summer concert series.

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Salt Lake Tribune

Symphony takes on the music of U2

Every summer, the Utah Symphony trades in Beethoven, Prokofiev and Mozart for Bono, Plant and Mercury, if only for a weekend.

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Related Topix: Arts, Vocal, Star Wars

Hispanic Business

Pittsburgh Youth Symphony Orchestra completes tri-national tour

But the four performances were also very different from each other, said , executive director of the orchestra.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Waukesha songwriter lands music publishing deal

That's when the Waukesha-based singer-songwriter picked up his guitar and wrote the sweet-natured love ditty "Marry Me."

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Related Topix: Waukesha, WI, Arts, New Berlin, WI, Entertainment

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Frank Almond will become Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra's artist in residence

Beginning in August, violinist Frank Almond will add a new role to his current jobs as Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra concertmaster and impresario of the Frankly Music concert series.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Arts, Entertainment

Bluffton Today

Q&A: Spend a Sunday afternoon with SpectiCast

Sun City residents looking to escape the heat of a Lowcountry summer afternoon can take a seat in Magnolia Hall and soak in a Russian ballet, London theater production or rousing Philadelphia symphony as the SpectiCast feature film series continues through July and August.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Ballet, Opera

Examiner.com

Red, White, and BOOM

It's always such a joy to visit Weill Hall, but, when the visit includes a picnic supper on the lawn, the Santa Rosa symphony , Judy Collins AND a splendid fireworks on the lawn, well... that's damn hard to beat.

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Related Topix: Arts, Santa Rosa, CA, Sonoma County, CA, Cal State Sonoma, Rohnert Park, CA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Morning Call

Lenape Chamber Ensemble explores electronic media in season opener

The Lenape Chamber Ensemble begins its 28th summer concert series Saturday in the auditorium of the new Life Sciences Building on the campus of Delaware Valley Community College in Doylestown.

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Related Topix: Doylestown, PA, Philadelphia, PA, Benny Goodman, Jazz, Allentown, PA, Arts, Music, Entertainment

Canada.com

Procol Harum teams up at Bluesfest Thursday with NACO, Ottawa choir

Lee Hayes conducts the choir practice on Sunday, July 6, 2014. Hayes and the choir will be performing with Procol Harum at the RBC Bluesfest.

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Examiner.com

Summer Fun: San Francisco Symphony stirs in Pink Martini, Pixar, ABBA, and more

I understand that conductor Edwin Outwater , who directs San Francisco Symphony's summer concerts , went to college with Thomas Lauderdale , who founded and leads the one-of-a-kind group Pink Martini.

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Related Topix: Easy-Listening, Pink Martini, ABBA, Arts, Pop/Rock, San Francisco Symphony, Classical, Movies, Entertainment, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

The Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Symphony appoints Markus Stenz principal guest conductor

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra has appointed Markus Stenz as principal guest conductor for a three-year term commencing with the 2015-2016 season.

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Current in Carmel

Indiana Wind Symphony announces new schedule

The Indiana Wind Symphony has announced its 2014-15 season concert schedule and it will feature the works of a wide variety of composers and performers.

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Detroit Free Press

Notable metro Detroit concerts, July 10-16

Thursday In the late '80s and '90s, Amy Ray and Emily Saliers helped lead a revival for the sort of yearning folk-rock that's long been a fixture of American dorm rooms.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Arts, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, The Eagles

Tue Jul 08, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Patricia Kelly Presents Gene Kelly: the Legacy at Symphony Space Tonight

Historian and executor of the Gene Kelly Estate, Patricia Ward Kelly, will return to New York City to present her fascinating solo show Gene Kelly : THE LEGACY tonight at Symphony Space - an encore presentation of the previous two sold-out shows Kelly introduced at the Academy Of Motion Pictures at Lincoln Center in NYC.

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NBC San Diego

San Diego Symphony Hosts Free Concerts

The San Diego Symphony will host four free concerts beginning Wednesday featuring residents of underserved neighborhoods who helped create and will perform in the program.

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The Jersey Journal

New Jersey Youth Symphony awarded first place in Vienna festival

The NJYS Youth Symphony, the top ensemble among New Jersey Youth Symphony's fourteen ensembles, was awarded first place in the orchestral division of the Summa Cum Laude International Youth Music Festival and Competition in Vienna on Sunday, July 6. The symphony joined 32 other ensembles from around the world for the festival, held July 4-8, and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Arts, World News, Austria, New Jersey, New Zealand, Travel, Austria Travel, Europe Travel

Examiner.com

Canton Symphony Orchestra to hold ice cream social for opening of new Center

After much planning, fund raising, anticipation and construction, the Canton Symphony Orchestra will be opening the doors of the Zimmerman Symphony Center to the public on Sunday, July 13, 2014 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. The public is invited to tour the orchestra's newest facility.

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