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RPO BRINGS BACK-TO-BACK BEETHOVEN

Week 1 features Olga Kern in “Emperor” Concerto Week 2 features Beethoven’s Ninth with “Ode to Joy” Rochester, NY – One of the highlights of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO)’s 2017/18 Philharmonics Series is an upcoming Beethoven “mini-festival” coming up in November. Two weeks of back-to-back Beethoven begins with Olga Kern Plays Beethoven’s “Emperor” on […]

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RPO OFFERS “WINTER SING” OF BRAHMS’ REQUIEM

Area singers: apply now to sing with RPO in Kodak Hall Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) will host a “Winter Sing” community chorus side-by-side reading session of Brahms’ beloved Requiem with full orchestra on Saturday, January 27, 2018 from 1 – 3:30 p.m. in Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre. Led by Eastman […]

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CONCERT CONNECTS VIBRANT VIDEO GAME COMMUNITY

RPO, RIT & The Strong partner for Heroes: A Video Game Symphony Connection reflects genre’s collaborative nature: technology + art Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) presents its fourth video game Special Concert in as many years on Thursday, October 26 at 8 p.m. in Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre: Heroes: A Video […]

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RPO’S 95TH SEASON OPENS ON A HIGH NOTE

Balanced budget for 2016/17; Ticket sales/contributions up significantly New Pres. & CEO Curt Long leads RPO into 2017/18 fiscal year Rochester, NY –  The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) closed its books on a highly successful 2016/17 season while opening its 95th season with a trio of outstanding programs that reflect its commitment to providing excellent […]

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RPO: AN ABUNDANT OCTOBER AHEAD

Boléro program features Met star Isabel Leonard FREE Around the Town Concerts Oct. 12-14 Heroes: A Video Game Symphony Oct. 26 OrKIDStra & Sunday Matinee Series open Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO)’s 2017/18 season continues with an abundant October featuring world-class guest artists performing some of classical music’s most beloved repertoire, the […]

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RPO’S 95th SEASON OPENS WITH ITZHAK PERLMAN

Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO)’s much-anticipated 2017/18 season – presented by Rochester Regional Health and the Dawn and Jacques Lipson Cancer Institute – kicks off next month with an exotic event inspired by the Philharmonic’s Series finale in May: Bizet’s Carmen in Concert. RPO Habanera: A Celebration of the 2017-18 Season Opening […]

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RPO PRESENTS A DOZEN SUMMER CONCERTS

Includes four, FREE Around the Town City Neighborhood Ensemble Concerts Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) announces its Summer Season, sponsored by the Elaine P. and Richard U. Wilson Foundation, which includes 12 concerts from July 4 – August 1, 2017. Music Director Ward Stare will conduct six of the eight orchestral concerts […]

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Summer Sway: Dance Music from Around the World

RPO with Ward Stare at CMAC on Saturday, July 22 ~TICKETS ON SALE NEXT MONDAY~ Rochester, NY – Perfect for a summer’s evening! Relax and recharge with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) at Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center (CMAC, 3355 Marvin Sands Drive, Canandaigua, NY 14424) on Saturday, July 22 at 7:30 p.m. Led […]

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RPO 2016/17 SEASON CLOSES WITH 4 GRAND FINALES

Philharmonics: Puccini’s La Bohème in Concert; Pops: Women Rock OrKIDStra: 100th Anniversary of America’s National Parks Sunday Matinée: Bach & Stravinsky Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO)’s 2016/17 Season, presented by Dawn & Jacques Lipson, closes in late May and early June with four grand finales. First up: the 2016/17 OrKIDStra Series ends […]

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