Summer Sway: Dance Music from Around the World

For Immediate Release:  May 1, 2017 Media Contact:  Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, [email protected] RPO Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic   Summer Sway: Dance Music from Around the World RPO with Ward Stare at CMAC on Saturday, July 22 ~TICKETS ON SALE NEXT MONDAY~   Rochester, NY –  Perfect for a... read more

RPO 2016/17 Season Closes with 4 Grand Finales

For Immediate Release:  April 27, 2017 Media Contact:  Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, [email protected] RPO Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic   RPO 2016/17 SEASON CLOSES WITH 4 GRAND FINALES Philharmonics: Puccini’s La Bohème in Concert; Pops: Women Rock OrKIDStra: 100th Anniversary of America’s National Parks Sunday Matinée: Bach & Stravinsky  ... read more

RPO Musicians honor area music educators

For Immediate Release:  April 17, 2017Media Contacts:  Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, [email protected] Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic   RPO MUSICIANS HONOR AREA MUSIC EDUCATORS29th Annual Music Educators’ Awards Night is this Thursday   Rochester, NY –  The musicians of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) will honor local music teachers at... read more

DEBUSSY’S LA MER BRINGS “OLD” FRIENDS TOGETHER

For Immediate Release:  April 13, 2017 Media Contacts:  Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, [email protected] RPO Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic   DEBUSSY’S LA MER BRINGS “OLD” FRIENDS TOGETHER Returning for his 4th time, Fabien Gabel has deep affection for the RPO Concertmaster Juliana Athayde finally performs ‘bucket’ list Bartók concerto  ... read more

RPL: 2017 YOUNG ARTIST AUDITIONS WINNERS

For Immediate Release:  March 16, 2017 Media Contact:   Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, [email protected] RPO Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com RPL Info:  rpo.org/yaa, rpo.org/RPL   RPL: 2017 YOUNG ARTIST AUDITIONS WINNERS 43 area teens competed Sunday for $5,500 in cash & scholarships Brighton’s Sarah Wager, double bass, wins chance to perform with the... read more

RPO CELEBRATES THE MUSIC OF DAVID BOWIE

For Immediate Release:  March 13, 2017 Media Contacts:  Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, [email protected] RPO Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic   RPO CELEBRATES THE MUSIC OF DAVID BOWIE David Brighton recreates pop legend at Kodak Ctr. for Performing Arts Also in April: Around the Town concerts, Mahler 5, Star Wars &... read more

Ward Stare makes his Metropolitan Opera debut

For Immediate Release:  March 6, 2017Media Contacts:  Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, [email protected] Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic   WARD STARE MAKES HIS METROPOLITAN OPERA DEBUTRPO Music Director conducts The Merry Widow in December/January~ Maestro Stare fast becoming RPO and ROC ambassador ~   Rochester, NY – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra... read more

RPO’s Annual Meeting: 2015/16 in review

For Immediate Release: February 15, 2017Media Contacts:   Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, [email protected] Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic   RPO’S ANNUAL MEETING: 2015/16 IN REVIEWWard Stare’s inaugural season an artistic & popular successFinancially, a transitional year of planning & laying the foundation   Rochester, NY – At its annual meeting with... read more

RPO celebrates music in our schools month

For Immediate Release:  February 13, 2017Media Contacts:  Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, [email protected] Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic   RPO CELEBRATES MUSIC IN OUR SCHOOLS MONTHReaching for the Stars will reach thousands of 4th-6th gradersOrKIDStra, RPYO Side-by-Side reprises Carnegie Hall concertAlso in March: Brahms, Rachmaninoff & Tchaikovsky, The Hot Sardines  ... read more

RPO 95th Season opens with Itzhak Perlman

For Immediate Release:  February 7, 2017Media Contacts:   Sally Cohen, 585-749-1795, [email protected] Info:  rpo.org, facebook.com/RochesterPhilharmonic, twitter.com/RochesterPhil, rochesterphilharmonic.blogspot.com, instagram.com/rochesterphilharmonic   RPO 95th SEASON OPENS WITH ITZHAK PERLMANAudra McDonald, Beethoven Mini-Fest with Ninth SymphonyHarry Potter, E.T., Misha Dichter, PUSH Physical Theatre & CarmenElla Fitzgerald & Bernstein Centennial Celebrations, White Album’s 50th ~SUBSCRIPTIONS GO... read more