Elon’s Department of Music hosts university orchestra concert

Elon University’s Department of Music hosted a performance by the university orchestra at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8 at McCrary Theatre.  The Elon University Orchestra has been a mainstay of the university since 1916, making 2022 its 106th year of performing.  The show tonight was organized by orchestra director, Thomas Erdmann, who was originally set to … Read more

Silvana Estrada will close out The Ford’s 2022 Season this October 23 joined by the Youth Orchestra Los Angeles

The Ford will close their concert season with a passionate Silvana Estrada show backed by LA Phil’s own Youth Orchestra Los Angeles (YOLA) on Sunday, Oct. 23. Accompanied by her treasured Venezuelan cuatro, Estrada brings a soulful exploration into music representative of her upbringing in Mexico, amplified by an orchestral sound from Members of YOLA. … Read more

The Philadelphia Orchestra and Daniil Trifonov shine in Carnegie Hall’s season opener – Seen and Heard International

United States Various: Daniil Trifonov (piano), The Philadelphia Orchestra / Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor). Carnegie Hall, New York, 29.9.2022. (RP) Danill Trifonov (piano), Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor) and The Philadelphia Orchestra © Chris Lee Ravel – La valseLiszt – Piano Concerto No.1 in E-flat major, S.124Gabriella Lena Frank – ‘Chasqui’ from Leyendas: An Andean WalkaboutDvořák – Symphony … Read more

Air France orchestra chases Lufthansa for business class – Slippedisc

norman lebrecht October 02, 2022 The German airline led the way in nurturing an excellent staff orchestra and flying it around the world to new destinations. Now Air France has set off in pursuit with a film of Stravinsky’s Firebird made with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France and conducted by one of its own … Read more

Whispering larks and wild swans from Pekka Kuusisto and the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra – Seen and Heard International

United Kingdom BBC Proms 2022 [22] – Prom 52, Debussy, Vaughan Williams, Adès, Sibelius: Pekka Kuusisto (violin), Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Nicholas Collon (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 26.8.2022. (CS) Pekka Kuusisto (c) Chris Christodoulou Debussy – La merVaughan Williams – The Lark AscendingAdès – Märchentänze (UK premiere)Sibelius – Symphony No.5 in E flat … Read more