orKIDStra Series Concert Explores “Things with Strings”

Rochester, N.Y.; Mar. 13, 2006 – Children of all ages will love exploring the magical world of musical instruments with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. Principal Conductor for Education and Outreach Michael Butterman (The Louise and Henry Epstein Family Chair) leads this interactive concert featuring the instruments of the string family... read more

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Announces New Appointment

Rochester, N.Y.; March 7, 2006 – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Chai-Soong Wang to the position of section cello. He replaces Peter Wukovitz, who retired at the end of the 2004-05 Season. Mr. Wang is a graduate of Case Western Reserve University with... read more

RPO Announces 2006-2007 Season

Philharmonics Series includes performances by Pinchas Zukerman, Elmar Oliveira, Jonathan Biss, Stephen Kovacevich and Stewart Goodyear WPOP Series highlights include concerts with Chuck Mangione, The Mambo Kings, Forbidden Broadway, and evenings of jazz, film music and cartoon classics Two more performances added of Gala Holiday Pops Special Concerts include Opening... read more

Next Symphony 101 Concert Examines Mozart and the Concerto

Rochester, N.Y., Feb. 21, 2006 – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra’s Symphony 101 Series, which focuses this season on the music of Mozart, continues on Friday, March 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the Performance Hall at Hochstein. The concert is repeated on Sunday, March 12 at 2 p.m. in Hale Auditorium,... read more

Violinist Leila Josefowicz Returns for an Evening of Emotion

Rochester, N.Y., Feb. 6, 2006 – Join conductor Christopher Seaman and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra for the return engagement of violinist Leila Josefowicz on Thursday, February 16 and Saturday, February 18 at 8 p.m. in the Eastman Theatre. Of her last appearance with the RPO, Democrat and Chronicle Music Critic... read more