PCMS Concert: Takács QuartetTuesday, March 20, 2018
8:00 PMKimmel Center"There is no finer ensemble in the world, expressively and technically" (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) than the Takács Quartet. Formed in Budapest in 1975, it has become a Philadelphia favorite for its unique blend of drama, warmth and humor, combining four...
PCMS Concert: Clemens Hagen, Cello & Kirill Gerstein, PianoWednesday, March 21, 2018
8:00 PMKimmel CenterSalzburg-born cellist Clemens Hagen is best known as a member of the esteemed Hagen Quartet, yet his chamber music and recital collaborations extend well beyond his eponymous group. For this all-Beethoven recital, he shares the Perelman Theater stage...
Philadelphia Orchestra: Sound the TrumpetStarts: Thursday, March 22, 2018
Ends: Saturday, March 24, 2018Kimmel CenterPrincipal Trumpet David Bilger takes center stage in Christian Lindberg's eclectic, virtuosic Akbank Bunka ("unadulterated jazz with the flirtatious unpredictability of a butterfly"--The Scotsman). Stravinsky's indelible dance music for The Firebird and...
PCMS Concert: Luca Pisaroni, Bass-baritone & Craig Terry, PianoThursday, March 22, 2018
8:00 PMKimmel Center"Devotion, drollery, despair: Luca Pisaroni can sing them all, and he does so with intelligence, musicality and impeccable taste" (Bachtrack). The Italian bass-baritone's recitals have been lauded by critics across the globe: "There was much to admire...
Friction Quartet: Rosie LangabeerThursday, March 22, 2018
8:00 PM to 10:00 PMUniversity Lutheran ChurchBowerbird is pleased to welcome San Francisco's Friction Quartet to their premiere Philadelphia performance. The program will feature the world premiere of a new string quartet by New Zealander composer (and Philadelphia based) Rosie Langabeer. Friction...
Music on the BrandywineThursday, March 22, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:30 PMBrandywine River Museum of ArtEnjoy an evening of music by a duo of Astral performers featuring Brittany Lasch, trombone, and Natalia Kazaryan, piano. Museum opens at 6 p.m. Performance begins at 7 p.m Check on line for pricing details. Prices increase day of performance.
Boheme Opera NJ's 4th Annual Opera Dinner Soiree: Up-Close and PersonalThursday, March 22, 2018
6:30 PM to 10:00 PMDiamond's of HamiltonBoheme Opera NJ is in the midst of its 29th consecutive season with a sparkling mid-week opera soiree at Diamond's of Hamilton in Hamilton, NJ. The event will take place on Thursday, March 22 from 6:30pm to 10:00pm and features a trio of Boheme Opera...
Zora String QuartetSaturday, March 24, 2018
8:00 PMBryn Mawr College - Thomas Great HallThe Bryn Mawr College Performing Arts Series offers the final event in its 2017-2018 season, an intriguing evening of classical music from Zorá String Quartet, Saturday, March 24 at 8 p.m. in the Great Hall, College Hall. Zorá means "sunrise" in Bulgarian...
Ronaldo Rolim, PianistSaturday, March 24, 2018
5:00 PMWoodmere Art MuseumAs part of the international celebration of the 150th birthday of Spanish composer Enrique Granados, Ronaldo Rolim performs his Goyescas, inspired by the beauty and tragedy of paintings by Francisco Goya. Acclaimed for his "consummate elegance," Rolim...