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Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra plays Mahler’s Symphony No. 5 tonight on WNED Classical!

Join us tonight at 7pm (Eastern Time: GMT -4) for our next archival live concert broadcast on WNED Classical!Tonight’s broadcast features one of our favorite works, and one of the greatest symphonies ever composed: Gustav Mahler’s beloved Symphony No. 5. This program was originally performed and recorded on May 7, 2016, as part of the M&T Bank Classics series. These archived concert recordings

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Subscriptions Now Available for IN Series’s First Fully Digital Season on INvision: The Logan OPERAhouse Without Walls

Washington DC, August 13, 2020 – IN Series announced this week that subscriptions are now available for INvision: The Logan OPERAhouse Without Walls. Created in response to restrictions imposed by COVID-19 and embracing the opportunity to collaborate broadly and reach worldwide audiences, INvision is IN Series’s first-of-its kind multi-venue digital performing arts center dedicated to disseminating

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Nicola Benedetti’s Elgar album on Decca Classics is No. 1 in the Official Classical Artist Chart

GRAMMY award-winning Nicola Benedetti’s Elgar album is today No. 1 in the Official Classical Artist Chart following its physical release on Decca Classics on Friday 7 August. The album explores music by Britain’s best loved composer, Edward Elgar. The centrepiece is his vast Violin Concerto in B minor, Op. 61 coupled with three short works for violin and piano: Salut

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Gramophone launches Orchestra of the Year Award 2020 Festival from July 24

For the third consecutive year, the Gramophone Classical Music Awards will be naming an Orchestra of the Year. The only award decided on by public vote, Orchestra of the Year celebrates collaborative music-making at the highest level.  This year, following the hugely successful Lockdown Charity Gala (watched by more than 240,000 people), Gramophone is hosting a 10-day online festival focusing

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Proms 2020: From Bernstein to Benedetti, Haitink to Hvorostovsky, Mackerras to Kanneh-Masons…

…Musical greats, from the past and the present, brought together in oneextraordinary Proms season 17 July – 12 September 2020 BBC Radio 3 opens this summer’s ‘Fantasy Proms’ with a programme of great Proms moments including Iain Farrington’s world premiere for the BBC Grand Virtual Orchestra putting Beethoven’s symphonies in a spin Nicola Benedetti, Sheku

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Classical music’s major awards to proceed – inviting the public to play a part for the first time

Nominations for the RPS Awards open today. For more information and to nominate, visit the RPS website A new public-voted Award is announced – inviting nominations for the most inspirational musical achievements during lockdown Winners to be announced as part of a special digital presentation in November There has scarcely been a more important time to

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Music of the Spheres - AURORA ORCHESTRA

DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON ANNOUNCES DEBUT RELEASE FROM AURORA ORCHESTRA

Music of the Spheres available digitally on Friday 12 June Including a commissioned composition by Max Richter, available from today, Friday 29 May               Includes two works recorded from memory: Mozart’sSymphony and Max Richter’s Journey (CP1919) Nicholas Collon also conducts violinist Pekka Kuusisto in his debut recording with Aurora in Thomas Adès’s “Concentric Paths” Violin

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Gramophone reveals the 10 nominated ensembles for its 2020 Orchestra of the Year Award

For the third consecutive year, the Gramophone Classical Music Awards will be naming an Orchestra of the Year. The only award decided on by public vote, Orchestra of the Year celebrates collaborative music-making at the highest level.  In the footsteps of the Seattle Symphony (2018’s winner) and the Hong Kong Philharmonic (2019), the contenders for the 2020 Orchestra

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Classical music’s major awards to proceed – inviting the public to play a part for the first time

Nominations for the RPS Awards open today. For more information and to nominate, visit the RPS website A new public-voted Award is announced – inviting nominations for the most inspirational musical achievements during lockdown Winners to be announced as part of a special digital presentation in November There has scarcely been a more important time to

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