Ben Folds reunited with the RPO in 2020

Date: June 7, 2019 Jessica Pavia, CITY Newspaper. Click here for the original article. Genre-bending musician Ben Folds will join the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra next spring in a May 8, 2020 performance at Eastman Theatre’s Kodak Hall, as part of the 2019-20 season of “Eastman Presents.” Folds last performed with the RPO... read more

Ben Folds in Concert with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

For Immediate Release June 4, 2019   Media Contact:  Nicole Morelle, 399-3645 Jessica Kaufman, 274-1057       THE RPO AND EASTMAN PRESENTS BEN FOLDS IN CONCERT WITH THE ROCHESTER PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA May 8, 2020 Rochester - The RPO and Eastman Presents Ben Folds in Concert with the Rochester Philharmonic... read more

Rochester Philharmonic to Perform in Inlet

May 28, 2019 Editorial Staff, Adirondack Almanack. Click here for the original article. The Fulton Chain of Lakes Performing Arts Council has announced their annual event, “An Evening with the Symphony,” has been set for Friday, July 26, 2019 at 7:30 pm. This is their 21st year of presenting this concert under... read more

American Rapture

Date: May 27, 2019 Ideastream. Click here for the original article.   "Yolanda Kondonassis’ enthusiasm for her instrument is infectious," says Jennifer Higdon when describing working with her to create her new Harp Concerto.  This world premiere recording by Yolanda Kondonassis with Ward Stare and the Rochester Philharmonic is a... read more

Forget everything you thought you knew about harp music

Date: May 24, 2019 Classical MPR. Click here for the original article. Forget everything you thought you knew about the capabilities of the harp. Jennifer Higdon's new harp concerto is "strong, feisty, and heroic," says Yolanda Kondonassis, the harpist for whom the piece was composed. In her interview with Fred... read more