Orchestra Music News


Gig Alert: Awakening Orchestra – WNYC says:

Gig Alert: AwakeningOrchestra
That's where the AwakeningOrchestracomes in. Led by horn player and multi-instrumentalist Kyle Saulnier, the 20-person avant-garde ensemble performs jazz originals that are both lush and inventive. As such, Saint Peter's Church should be an ideal

Sherman Symphony Orchestra Broadcasts on Local TV – KXII-TV says:

Sherman SymphonyOrchestraBroadcasts on Local TV
SHERMAN, TEXAS – Performances by the Sherman SymphonyOrchestra(SSO) will be broadcast on KXII-TV Channel 12 on Saturday, December 22, at 11:30 a.m. The 60-minute broadcast will include Christmas Pops performances as well as select pieces
Music to soothe the little onesAsiaOne

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Summit Symphony Orchestra Delights Audiences with ‘A Winter Festival’ – (press release) (blog) says: (press release) (blog)
Summit SymphonyOrchestraDelights Audiences with 'A Winter Festival' (press release) (blog)
SUMMIT, NJ – “A Winter Festival” was presented by Summit SymphonyOrchestraon Sunday afternoon at Summit High School. It was one of the four free concerts presented annually by theorchestra. Hundreds of people enjoyed seasonal holiday music

An orchestra made from trash – Minnesota Public Radio says:

Anorchestramade from trash
Minnesota Public Radio
The film – which is still in production – centers around the town of Cateura, Paraguay, which is dominated by the presence of an enormous landfill. When a new music program started up at the local school, the teachers soon had fifty students and only
“Landfill Harmonic” The RecycledOrchestraOf ParaguayThe Inquisitr
The Landfill Harmonic: a recycledorchestrais amazing the worldAvaaz Daily Briefing
“Landfill Harmonic”: making music from what others throw awayPatheos (blog)
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Local orchestra helps with local youth – WTHI says:

Localorchestrahelps with local youth
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – The Crossroads of America YouthOrchestrahosted a concert Sunday evening to get the Wabash Valley into the giving holiday spirit. The celebration featured holiday tunes from around the globe, but it wasn't just the music

MPR News’ Euan Kerr takes your orchestra lockout questions – Minnesota Public Radio says:

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MPR News' Euan Kerr takes yourorchestralockout questions
Minnesota Public Radio
Saint Paul ChamberOrchestramusicians rallied Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, outside the Ordway Center in an attempt to forestall a feared lock out by theorchestra'smanagement. (MPR photo/Euan Kerr)