ClassicalMusicNews en-us (c) 2007 5 Russian Mikhail Timoshenko, wins top prize at the 2019 Wigmore Hall/Independent Opera International Song Competition Afternbsp;fournbsp;days of rounds in front of a distinguished panel of jurors and Wigmore Hall audiences, 25-year-oldnbsp;Russian bass-baritone Mikhail Timoshenkonbsp;tonight [Wednesday 11... 12 Sep 2019 Lyric Opera of Chicago opens its 65th season Lyric Opera of Chicago opens its 65th seasonnbsp;on Saturday, September 28.nbsp;The season will include eight operas: Rossinirsquo;snbsp;The Barber of Sevillenbsp;(Sept. 28 ndash; Oct. 27),... 03 Sep 2019 Announcing Conductor Donato Cabrera’s 2019-2020 Season Continues as Music Director of California Symphony and Las Vegas Philharmonic San Francisco, CA ndash;nbsp;Conductor Donato Cabreraannounces his 2019-2020 engagements,nbsp;including his seventh season with thenbsp;California Symphonynbsp;and sixth season with thenbsp... 03 Sep 2019 Opera Philadelphia’s Festival O Presents Innovative New Staging of Handel’s Semele, Directed by James Darrah and Starring Amanda Forsythe, Alek Shrader, and Daniela Mack (Sep 19-28 The third edition ofnbsp;Opera Philadelphiarsquo;s groundbreaking annual season-opening festival,nbsp;019, presents the eagerly-awaitednbsp;company premierenbsp;ofnbsp;Handel... 03 Sep 2019 Showcasing Nicholas Phan’s Gifts as Performer and Musical Curator, “Emerging Voices: Art Song Social Connection” – Major New Collaboration with Philadelphia Chamber Music Society – Is Highlight of Tenor’s 2019-20 Season Tenornbsp;Nicholas Phannbsp;is ldquo;not only a fine singer but a fine programmerrdquo; (Gramophone), and the 2019-20 season showcases his passion for art song, love of... 03 Sep 2019 A New Era in Hamburg: Alan Gilbert Launches First Season as Chief Conductor of NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra on Sep 6 with Live International Webcast and New Recording Alan Gilbertnbsp;launches his tenure asnbsp;Chief Conductornbsp;of Hamburgrsquo;snbsp;NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestranbsp;on September 6,nbsp;when he andnbsp;the orchestranbs... 03 Sep 2019 Music Director Jaap van Zweden and the HK Phil Open the 2019/20 Season nbsp;Thenbsp;Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (HK Phil)rsquo;s new season gets underway with a powerful pair of concerts led by Music Directornbsp;Jaap van Zweden. Each concert features the... 03 Sep 2019 John Eliot Gardiner and Monteverdi Choir and Orchestras Celebrate “Beethoven 250” and More with Four Major International Tours and Two New Recordings in 2019-20 The award-winningnbsp;Monteverdi Choir and Orchestras (MCO)nbsp;look forward to launching another ambitious season, this time featuring four major international tours and two new ... 29 Aug 2019 New York Youth Symphony Announces its 57th Season New York, NY -nbsp;New York Youth Symphonynbsp;(NYYS), is proud to continue its mission of educating and inspiring young musicians through itsnbsp;Orchestra,nbsp;Jazz, Chamber Music,... 12 Aug 2019 Stephen Costello Returns to Paris Opera Stephen Costellonbsp;ndash; ldquo;the best American operatic tenor the world has right nowrdquo; (Toronto Star) ndash; maintains a major presence in France this season. He... 06 Aug 2019