Classical Review: RPO’s 2018-19 Season Opener

Music Director Ward Stare kick-started the 2018-19 Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra season last night, with music by three composers well within his comfort zone and that of the RPO audience: Berlioz, Prokofiev, and Dvořák. The program also followed the well-worn template of overture/concerto/symphony. However, when the program turns out to be... read more

Hochstein Youth Symphony Orchestra and Rochester Philharmonic Youth Orchestra Join Forces for Joint Summer Pops Concert

NEWS RELEASE THE HOCHSTEIN SCHOOL  |  50 N. PLYMOUTH AVE., ROCHESTER, NY 14614   (585) 454-4596  |   WWW.HOCHSTEIN.ORG   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TUESDAY, JULY 31, 2018 Media Contacts: Janice Hanson, Marketing and Communications Associate, janice.hanson@hochstein.org Debbie Tretter, Marketing and Communications Manager, debbie.tretter@hochstein.org   Hochstein Youth Symphony Orchestra and Rochester Philharmonic Youth... read more

RPO IS BREAKING BOUNDARIES THIS APRIL

For Immediate Release: March 26, 2018 Media Contact: Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, sally@sallycohenpr.com RPO Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic   RPO IS BREAKING BOUNDARIES THIS APRIL PUSH Physical Theatre, The Planets: An HD Odyssey, A Night of Symphonic Rock, Anderson & Roe PLUS: Free Around-the-Town Concerts 4/25-27   Rochester, NY... read more

RPO is Breaking Boundaries with PUSH Physical Theatre

For Immediate Release: March 8, 2018 Media Contact: Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, sally@sallycohenpr.com RPO Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic PUSH info: pushtheatre.org, facebook.com/PUSHtheatre, twitter.com/PUSHtheatre, youtube.com/pushtheatre     RPO is Breaking Boundaries with PUSH Physical Theatre Collaboration is an “exciting experiment and a new direction”   Rochester, NY – This April,... read more

RPO ANNOUNCES NEW VP OF MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

For Immediate Release:  February 20, 2018 Media Contact:   Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, sally@sallycohenpr.com RPO Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com   RPO ANNOUNCES NEW VP OF MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS Rochester’s Nicole Morelle brings orchestra experience + much more   Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) announces the appointment of Nicole... read more

RPO 2016-17 REPORT: ARTISTIC & FINANCIAL SUCCESS

For Immediate Release: February 14, 2018 Media Contacts:   Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, sally@sallycohenpr.com RPO Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic   RPO 2016-17 REPORT: ARTISTIC & FINANCIAL SUCCESS Balanced budget for first time in six years, ticket sales up 20% “Our musicians really…knocked it out of the park.” –Ward Stare  ... read more

RPO CELEBRATES BERNSTEIN CENTENNIAL MARCH 1 AND 3

For Immediate Release: February 5, 2018 Media Contact: Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, sally@sallycohenpr.com RPO Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic     RPO CELEBRATES BERNSTEIN CENTENNIAL MARCH 1 & 3 Also: Mahler 4, Celtic Celebration, Tchaikovsky 5 + World Premiere   Thousands of 4th-6th graders to attend Intermediate Concerts in Kodak... read more