RPO Announces 2019/20 Season

For Immediate Release:  February 26, 2019 Media Contact:   Nicole Morelle, 585-399-3645     RPO’S SEASON TO HIGHLIGHT TRAILBLAZERS AND INNOVATORS Celebration of Susan B. Anthony’s 200th Birthday and the 100th Anniversary of 19th Amendment with Commissioned Works and The Mother of Us All Philharmonics Season to Focus on the Explosion... read more

Classical Review: RPO with Jon Nakamatsu (CITY Newspaper)

Date: February 1, 2019 David Raymond, CITY Newspaper. Click here for the original review.   The ability to program an interesting concert is one of the less-celebrated weapons in a conductor's arsenal. On Thursday night, Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Music Director Ward Stare's programming was inspired. The conductor paired Rachmaninoff's "The... read more

RPO with Vadym Kholodenko and Gemma New

Date: January 18, 2019 David Raymond, CITY Newspaper. Click here for the original article. It's interesting to see which guest conductors and soloists Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra audiences will take to, and wonder why they make that connection. This week the RPO invited a young conductor and a young pianist, and the crowd... read more


For Immediate Release October 15, 2018   Media Contact:   Nicole Morelle, 545-7311 ext. 245   EXPERIENCE BROADWAY TODAY WITH YOUR RPO 2018/19 Season is Jeff Tyzik’s 25th with the RPO October 26 & 27 - Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre   Rochester, NY – Join your Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO)... read more

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


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