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Partnership with Tod Machover and DSO’s Symphony in D project brings composition software to youth  Composition submissions to be considered for inclusion in ‘Symphony in D’ November premiere DETROIT, (May 7, 2015) – As of last week, visitors to the Michigan Science Center may compose their own musical creations using a brand new exhibit designed […]
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Hannu Lintu leads the DSO in Shostakovich’s Fifth Symphony Detroit, (May 5, 2015) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) welcomes back legendary cellist Lynn Harrell with a DSO premiere of Augusta Read Thomas’s riveting, optimistic and bright Third Cello Concerto. The concert, led by guest conductor Hannu Lintu, will feature performances of Sibelius’ Pohjola’s Daughter, […]
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Heroes Gala to honor Davidson/Gerson Family DETROIT, (April 29, 2015) – On Saturday, June 6, 2015, legendary singer, songwriter and composer Randy Newman will join the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) and his Los Angeles boyhood friend, Music Director Leonard Slatkin for one very special evening of music and storytelling. Concert-only and Gala Dinner packages, which […]
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DETROIT, (April 27, 2015) – This month the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) welcomes veteran musician, educator and nonprofit administrator Caen Thomason-Redus to the team as Community Catalyst/Director of Community Programs. Thomason-Redus succeeds Kareem George, who served as Managing Director of Community Programs. No stranger to the DSO, his relationship with the ensemble began long before […]
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Former N.Y. Philharmonic Assistant Conuductor Joshua Weilerstein leads DSO in Mozart, Britten, Schumann, Arvo Pärt Detroit, (April 24, 2015) – As part of the William Davidson Neighborhood Concert Series, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) will perform a program of Mozart and More in two metro Detroit venues in addition to Orchestra Hall. Swiss pianist Louis […]
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SUMMER 2015 TO INCLUDE FIREWORKS AT SALUTE TO AMERICA, FORD HOUSE  TEDDY ABRAMS RETURNS TO CONDUCT DSO AT FORD HOUSE (DETROIT, April 22, 2015) — Tickets are now on sale for the Detroit Symphony Orchestra’s (DSO) summer season, which includes summer favorites “Salute to America” at Greenfield Village and the DSO’s sixth annual appearance at […]
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A Musical Tale of Two Cities: Motown Meets The Big Easy offers rare DSO jazz performance,  film screening, panel discussion, more  DETROIT, (April 16, 2015) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) will stage a three-day festival June 2-4 exploring renewal in Detroit and New Orleans through performance and cultural exchange. The festival, entitled “A Musical […]
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DETROIT, (April 10, 2015) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) has signed Alexander Kinmonth, 21, to its Jack A. and Aviva Robinson Principal Oboe Chair. After completing his senior year at The Juilliard School in May, Kinmonth with join the DSO roster at the beginning of the 2015-2016 season. His first concert on stage at […]
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Detroit, (April 8, 2015) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) welcomes Grammy nominated couple, violinist Jaime Laredo and cellist Sharon Robinson, to perform the world premiere of André Previn’s Double Concerto. The concert, led by DSO Music Director Leonard Slatkin, will feature performances of Mozart’s Overture to Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), as well as […]
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DSO takes audience on Exotic Adventures with music from Ravel and Ginastera Detroit, (March 24, 2015) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) welcomes mezzo soprano Isabelle Druet for her American orchestral debut performing Ravel’s Shéhérazade. DSO Associate Concertmaster Kimberly Kaloyanides Kennedy will perform Ginastera’s First Pampeana for Violin and String Orchestra and pianist Simon Mulligan […]
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