Electronic music from artists in Finland, Iceland, and Seattle.
The second half of a Tchaikovsky mini-festival featuring piano and violin concerti, conducted by Carlos Miguel Prieto. This half features Mayuko Kamio, violin, and Boris Giltburg, piano.
Guest artist Rachel Barton Pine directs and performs concertos on the viola d'amore, a seven-stringed instrument popular four hundred years ago.
Matthew Shipp, piano, and Michael Bisio, bass, perform improvised music.
The early Romantic music of Schubert, Schumann, Mendelssohn, and Chopin, and the debut of the 1830s Viennese "Grafendorfer" grand piano.
Prokofiev's First Symphony, Haydn's Piano Concerto in D major, and Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 4 for Left Hand, featuring Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano. Guest-conducted by Marcelo Lehninger.
Town Hall’s fifth annual toast to Mozart’s birthday (he'd be 258 this time) brings a concert with pianist Byron Schenkman, soprano Linda Tsatsanis, violinist Liza Zurlinden, violist Jason Fisher, and clarinetist Sean Osborn, and chocolates, sparkling beverages, prizes, "and merriment all around." Any reason to hear Mozart is a good one; remembering... more »
Underground leader Amy Denio, who's been in Seattle taking chances for years, doing all kinds of work in all kinds of genres and contexts: composition, improvisation, collaboration with film, dance, theater.
Young, marvelously eggheaded experimental composer/pianist Elizabeth A. Baker.
After the 7 p.m. performance of Shostakovich's Second Piano Concerto and Ninth Symphony comes a 10 p.m. [UNTITLED] Series presentation in the lobby called Black Angels. On the adventurous program: Morton Feldman's The Viola in My Life, Part 3; Kalevi Aho's Trio for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano; R. Murray Schafer's Theseus; and George Crumb's Black A... more »
The students in the modern music ensemble call themselves Inverted Space. They'll perform a couple of classics: Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time and Takemitsu’s Quatrain II.
Olari Elts guest-conducts and Alexander Melnikov is the pianist in a program that begins with John Adams's 1985 outtake from his opera Nixon in China, The Chairman Dances, followed by Shostakovich's Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major, Adams's arrangement of Liszt's The Black Gondola, and Shostakovich's Symphony No. 9 in E-flat major.
Everybody's invited to join in on songs that are hundreds of years old.
7 concerts from the Seattle Chamber Music Society.
Seattle Symphony's resident organist performs Bach, Saint-Saëns, and more.
The world's leading banjo player and a string quartet credited with reinventing the form, on tour together.
Faculty artist Tom Collier and bassist Dan Dean with special guest artists.
Friendship and Imagination: Liadov's The Enchanted Lake, Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 64; and Mussorgsky/Ravel's Pictures at an Exhibition, conducted by Stilian Kirov.
Canzonetta sings music spanning 600 years. You could end up anytime.
Music by Sibelius, Chausson, and Rossini.
A world premiere by Eric Lane Barnes about female pioneers "from the forests of the Pacific Northwest to the foundries of Pittsburgh and many places in between," performed with the all-female MoodSwings Jazz Band.
The students of the University Symphony led by Seattle Symphony maestro Ludovic Morlot in selections from Symphonie Fantastique, plus winners of the 2013 Concerto Competition.