Archivi tag: John Adams

San Francisco Symphony Marks Composer John Adams’s 70th Birthday with Three-Weekend Celebration, February 10–25

SAN FRANCISCO, January 4 — The San Francisco Symphony (SFS) honors John Adams’s 70th birthday in a special three-weekend celebration of his music, February 10–25. First, John Adams curates the Symphony’s SoundBox performances February 10–11 in eclectic programs featuring his … Continua a leggere

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Mercoledì 21 settembre si apre il ciclo “America Novecento” nell’ambito della rassegna “Il Nuovo l’Antico” di Bologna Festival 2016

Mercoledì 21 settembre, ore 20.30, Oratorio San Filippo Neri, primo appuntamento del ciclo contemporaneo America Novecento, nell’ambito de Il Nuovo l’Antico di Bologna Festival, dedicato alla musica cameristica statunitense dagli Anni Venti alla fine del secolo scorso, con il pianista … Continua a leggere

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San Francisco Opera to Present World Premiere of Girls of the Golden West – A New Opera by John Adams with a Libretto by Peter Sellars – War Memorial Opera House, Fall 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (June 14, 2016) — San Francisco Opera General Director David Gockley today announced the Company will present the world premiere commission of Girls of the Golden West, a new opera set during the 1850s California Gold Rush, by … Continua a leggere

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Michael Tilson Thomas & The San Francisco Symphony Release New Recording of John Adams’s Absolute Jest and Grand Pianola Music on SFS Media August 14, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, July 14, 2015 – Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) and the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) will release a live recording of John Adams’s Absolute Jest and Grand Pianola Music, on the Orchestra’s Grammy Award-winning SFS Media Label … Continua a leggere

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Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony to Receive Germany’s Echo Klassik Award for “Orchestra of the Year”

SAN FRANCISCO / BERLIN August 14, 2013 – Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) and the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) will receive an ECHO Klassik Award 2013 for  “Orchestra of the Year,” the Deutsche Phono-Akademie, the cultural institute of the German Music … Continua a leggere

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Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony Win 2013 Grammy Award

SAN FRANCISCO, February 10 – Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) and the San Francisco Symphony’s (SFS) live concert recording of works by Bay Area composer and longtime collaborator John Adams has won a 2013 Grammy® Award today in the … Continua a leggere

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Spoleto Festival Usa Announces 2013 Season Scheduled for May 24–June 9 in Charleston, South Carolina

December 9, 2012 (CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA) — Festival General Director Nigel Redden today announced the 2013 artistic lineup for Spoleto Festival USA, which showcases nationally and internationally acclaimed artists in a celebration of opera, theater, dance, physical theater, music, and … Continua a leggere

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Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony’s Recording of John Adams’ Harmonielehre and Short Ride in a Fast Machine nominated for 2013 Grammy Award (Best Orchestral Performance)

SAN FRANCISCO, December 6, 2012 – Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony’s live concert recording of works by Bay Area composer and longtime collaborator John Adams was nominated for a 2013 Grammy® Award yesterday in the … Continua a leggere

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Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony release recording of John Adams’ Harmonielehre and Short Ride in a Fast Machine on Sfs Media March 13, 2012

Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) and the San Francisco Symphony (SFS) will release a hybrid SACD recording of works by John Adams in conjunction with its month-long American Mavericks Festival in March 2012. Self-produced on the Orchestra’s SFS Media label, the … Continua a leggere

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