CARS HOMES JOBS
Loading Music...
 
Philadelphia Orchestra ends stellar season with a bang

Philadelphia Orchestra ends stellar season with a bang

Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014
The last week of the Philadelphia Orchestra’s summer season at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center started with Wednesday’s love fest for violinist/conductor Itzhak Perlman and ended Saturday with the bang of the cannon in the Tchaikovsky Spectacular.
 

Young lovers are sweet in the tear-jerker ‘If I Stay’

Friday, Aug. 22, 2014
‘Tis clearly the season for exceedingly attractive young adults in mortal peril.
 

Blotto at Low Beat; summer shows dwindle

Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014
Blotto has played every bar, park, theater and arena here in 30 years of rocking us and making us laugh. Tonight, they play the Low Beat (335 Central Ave., Albany), just steps from where JB Scott’s became their regular hang, and everybody’s, when they were on the charts, on MTV and on tour.
 
Zac is back: Band takes Ice Bucket Challenge, ready to heat up stage

Zac is back: Band takes Ice Bucket Challenge, ready to heat up stage

Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014
Fresh from a chilly Ice Bucket Challenge, the Zac Brown Band expects a hot night on Sunday, when they play the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.
 

Elegant musicianship by Philadelphia Orchestra, soloists

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
To listen to the Philadelphia Orchestra last week over a three-day stretch is to marvel at how the orchestra’s craft and sound can pull a listener out of themselves.
 
Boston Symphony shines  in accompanying roles

Boston Symphony shines in accompanying roles

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
The Boston Symphony Orchestra, usually heard without visual add-ons, played an accompanying role at the weekend’s Tanglewood concerts, in programs built around something to see.
 
Local youth orchestra showcases talent in Italy
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Local youth orchestra showcases talent in Italy

Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014
The Saratoga Springs Youth Orchestra wrapped up its busy performance schedule with a trip to Italy to participate in a music festival and see the sights.
 

Violinist Perlman delights in conducting

Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014
Itzhak Perlman wasn’t looking for another career until his wife, Toby, made a request.
 
Summer winding down, but music still aplenty
CAPITAL REGION

Summer winding down, but music still aplenty

Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014
If you’re craving a full day of local music, head over to Troy today for Day 2 of the Restoration Festival.
 

Blithe spirits romp through fast-paced ‘Figaro’ production

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014
Hubbard Hall Opera Theatre’s production of Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro” is a hit. Artistic director Alix Jones has once again gathered an ensemble of singers, who nail every aria and act with a convincing naturalness.
 
BETHEL

Woodstock 45th anniversary events set for weekend

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014
Events are being held this weekend in the upstate New York town that hosted the original Woodstock festival 45 years ago.
 
Browne performs pared-down songs alone

Browne performs pared-down songs alone

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014
Jackson Browne has been singing his songs with less and less help. When he performed in the early 1970s at the RPI Fieldhouse, he had a seven-piece band. When he hits the Palace Theatre tonight, he’ll perform solo.
 
Orchestra to present premiere of ‘Secret Songs of Women’
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Orchestra to present premiere of ‘Secret Songs of Women’

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014
The Philadelphia Orchestra, led by Yannick Nézet-Séguin, will present the New York premiere of composer Tan Dun’s “Nu Shu: The Secret Songs of Women” at 8 p.m. on Friday at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.
 
Fans the big winner as Lil Wayne, Drake duel at SPAC
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Fans the big winner as Lil Wayne, Drake duel at SPAC

Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014
Rap battles where emcees compete over verses – and trade insults – go back to the dawn of hip-hop. Rap heavyweights Drake and Lil Wayne took the concept to a new level Tuesday night when they brought their interactive, highly orchestrated Drake vs. Lil Wayne Tour to the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.
 
ALBANY

Eddie Money, Food Fest to move indoors

Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014
Eddie Money and the annual New York State Food Festival moved indoors to the Empire State Plaza Convention Center because of the threat of stormy weather.
 
 

columnists & blogs


Log into Dailygazette.com

Forgot Password?

Subscribe

Username:
Password: