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Detroit Symphony Orchestra News
Press Releases and Breaking News from the Detroit Symphony Orchestra
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DETROIT, (Feb. 12, 2014) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Nicki Inman as Senior Director of Patron Development & Engagement – a critical role in the DSO’s industry-leading, patron-minded approach aimed at anticipating the changing needs of patrons at every stage of their relationship with the organization; To […]
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DETROIT, (February 11, 2014) — Five-time Grammy Award winning trumpeter and composer Terence Blanchard returns next season as the DSO’s Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Jazz Creative Director Chair. He’s programmed an all-star 2014-15 Paradise Jazz Series season beginning with the virtuosic vocalist Dianne Reeves, followed by appearances by the legendary Count Basie Orchestra, […]
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DETROIT, (February 10, 2014) – Just days before the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) embarks on an eight-day tour of South Florida, the orchestra will perform a FREE send-off and Patron Appreciation Concert on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 7:30 p.m. Bid the DSO bon voyage simply by reserving a complimentary ticket at dso.org. Young American conductor […]
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Classical Roots festivities extend to community through Underground Railroad chamber performances, education outreach, composer workshop DETROIT, (Feb. 4, 2014) – World-renowned soprano Kathleen Battle will bring her Underground Railroad program of African American spirituals to Detroit, headlining the 36th Annual Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) Classical Roots Celebration and concert. Joined by the Brazeal Dennard Chorale, […]
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Contact: Gabrielle Poshadlo; (313) 576-5194; gposhadlo@dso.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   HANS GRAF RETURNS TO LEAD DSO IN DVORÁK, BENJAMIN SCHMID PERFORMS KORNGOLD VIOLIN CONCERTO   Concerts take place in Dearborn, Southfield and Detroit   DETROIT, (January 24, 2014) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) welcomes back world-renowned conductor Hans Graf to lead the performances of […]
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Contact: Gabrielle Poshadlo; (313) 576-5194; gposhadlo@dso.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DSO, JEFF TYZIK PRESENT CENTURY OF BROADWAY   DETROIT, (January 30, 2014) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) takes you on a nostalgic ride with A Century of Broadway. Principal Pops Conductor Jeff Tyzik is your host for a century of showstoppers with the DSO. Songs […]
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Contact: Gabrielle Poshadlo; (313) 576-5194; gposhadlo@dso.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MILES DAVIS CELEBRATION STARS DSO ERB JAZZ CREATIVE DIRECTOR TERENCE BLANCHARD   DETROIT, (January 30, 2013) – Conductor Vince Mendoza will lead an all-star jazz orchestra in the original Gil Evans arrangements of jazz classics in the Midwest premiere of Miles Davis & Gil Evans: Still […]
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Music Director Leonard Slatkin celebrates the Concerto in America, launches annual Winter Music Festival, Tchaikovsky Festival (#Tchaikfest) DSO Principal Pops Conductor Jeff Tyzik programs season celebrating the classics across all genres Absolutely no ticket price increases across all series DETROIT, (January 26, 2014) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) announced programming today for its 2014-15 […]
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DETROIT, (January 23, 2014) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) will evoke songs of medieval times with four performances of Orff’s legendary Carmina Burana. Music Director Leonard Slatkin, along with soprano Kiera Duffy, tenor Robert Baker, and baritone Hugh Russell, will lead the orchestra in Orff’s symphonic interpretation of 24 poems dating back to the […]
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DETROIT, (January 23, 2014) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) brings Russian Romanticism to life with the music of Sergei Rachmaninoff, during Valentine’s Day weekend with Ravishing Rachmaninoff. The concerts, led by conductor Giancarlo Guerrero, will take place on Thursday, February 13 at 7:30 p.m; Friday, February 14 at 10:45 a.m. and 8 p.m; and […]
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