Orlando Philharmonic’s Stages Verdi’s La Traviata


On May 9 & 11, the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra will produce Verdi’s romantic opera, La Traviata, at Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre (401 W. Livingston Street, Orlando). Performances will be Friday, May 9 at 8 p.m. and Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 11 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20-$82, available at407-770-0071 or visit OrlandoPhil.org.

Orlando Philharmonic Performs Beethoven 7, Shostakovich Violin Concerto


On Saturday, November 16, the Orlando Philharmonic will perform Beethoven Symphony No. 7 and Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto  No. 1, featuring violinist Cho-Liang Lin, at 8:00 p.m. at Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre (401 W. Livingston Street, Orlando). Conducted by Joel Revzen, the program will also include Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture. Tickets are $18-$70, available at 407-770-0071 or OrlandoPhil.org. This concert is sponsored by…

Orlando Philharmonic’s Stages Rossini’s The Barber of Seville


This month, the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra will produce Rossini’s comedic opera, The Barber of Seville, with performances Friday, October 25 at 8 p.m. andSunday, October 27 at 2 p.m. at Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre (401 W. Livingston Street, Orlando). Tickets are $20-$82, available at 407-770-0071 or OrlandoPhil.org/opera. Select tickets are half price or $10 on the day of the…

Orlando Philharmonic presents “An American Salute with Orlando Gay Chorus


  On Saturday, October 12, the Orlando Philharmonic will open its 2013-2014 pops series with a concert entitled An American Salute, featuring Orlando Gay Chorus and guest conductor Albert George Schram. Concerts will be performed at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. at Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre (401 W. Livingston Street, Orlando). Tickets are $18-$70, available at 407-770-0071 or OrlandoPhil.org….

Orlando Philharmonic Purchases The Plaza Live


Yesterday, after months of planning, the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra purchased the property known as “The Plaza Live,” located at 425 Bumby Ave, for $3.4 million.  The sale included the Plaza Live building, all its contents and the Plaza Live business, which currently presents more than 135 events each year. The Philharmonic is planning extensive renovations…

Orlando Philharmonic Presents Frank Loesser & Abe Burrow’s Musical, “How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying”


Orlando Philharmonic Presents Frank Loesser & Abe Burrow’s Musical, “How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying”   This May, the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra will present two fully staged performances of Frank Loesser & Abe Burrow’s Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, “How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying. ” Performances will be Saturday,…

Orlando Philharmonic & Orlando Shakes Team Up for “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”


Orlando Philharmonic & Orlando Shakes  Team Up for “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”   This month, the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra and Orlando Shakespeare Theater will join forces for the very first time for a one-performance-only production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, featuring a dramatic presentation of Shakespeare’s play accompanied by all of Mendelssohn’s incidental music.  The sole…

Orlando Philharmonic Presents ‘Cirque de la Symphonie’


Orlando Philharmonic Presents ‘Cirque de la Symphonie’ March 30 concert will feature aerialists, contortionists, strongmen and other circus artists performing on stage with the orchestra.  This month, the Orlando Philharmonic will feature cirque performers from around the globe in a concert entitled “Cirque de la Symphonie” on March 30 at 2 & 8 p.m. Concerts…

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Saturday, March 16, 2013 Young Composers Challenge Workshop (FREE) 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. at UCF Create A free workshop for musicians and aspiring composers ages 13-18. Attendees will learn the principles of composition, orchestration, music notation, scoring software and MIDI technology from nationally-recognized composers.  Orlando Philharmonic musicians will provide demonstrations of each orchestral instrument,…