The Cleveland Orchestra has just released its schedule of concerts in Miami for what has become an annual tradition. Now in it's 11th season, the trek to Miami every winter has grown in popularity. As with every year, the orchestra has put together quite a program to look forward to. Under the capable hands of conducter Giancarlo Guerrero and musical director Fran Welser-Most, the season will see the works of Bach, Barber, Berlioz, Bruckner, Mendelssohn, Nielsen, Respighi, Shostakovich, Sibelius, and Verdi.
Perhaps the largest effort to bring classical into the digital age, Google's upcoming music platform, dubbed 'Classical Live' aims to bring together audiences of all stripes. The idea is to provide listeners with exactly what the namesake denotes: exclusive live recordings of the world's most well-known orchestras.
Executive director of the Handel and Haydn Society, Marie-Hélène Bernard, has been named the next president and CEO of the St. Louis Symphony. According to an announcement from the orchestra on Wednesday, she will begin her position, with music director David Robertson, on July 1.
The 2015 Lincoln Center Festival will kick off with a multimedia showcase of Danny Elfman’s “Music from the Films of Tim Burton.” Other performance include works by the Cleveland Orchestra and stage troupes, the Druid Theatre Company of Ireland and Cheek by Jowl.
Maestro Lorin Maazel has passed away from complications following pneumonia at his estate in Virginia, the Castleton Festival announced on Sunday.
Ever noticed how things go in seasons? Awards season, concerts announcement season, and right now it's financial results season (as well as end-of-year review season and nearly next-year-preview season).
The Stanley Kubrick film 'A Clockwork Orange' will be shown during the Cleveland Orchestra's festival "Fate and Freedom: Music of Beethoven and Shostakovich" on October 22-26.
One Doctor Jorge G. Camara, an eye doctor in Honolulu, decided to bring a piano into the operating room. He’s a keen pianist and thought that his patients could benefit from his passion.
Earlier today, the Cleveland Orchestra announced it will perform at the closing gala concert of the 2014 Yehudi Menuhin International Competition for Young Violinists, hosted by the Butler School of Music at the University of Texas at Austin.
The Cleveland Orchestra revealed a program for upcoming season 2013/2014. The season to be played at Severance Hall will bring Beethoven's Piano Concerto cycle which will be performed by four different guest conductors as well as four different artists.