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Itzhak Perlman At The Kimmel Center

Itzhak Perlman returns to Philadelphia to perform with The Philadelphia Orchestra in Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center.

11/09/2013

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Philadelphia Orchestra To Host Free Pop-up Concert Wednesday Night

Though originally scheduled to perform at Carnegie Hall’s Opening Night concert, Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin will instead lead the orchestra at Verizon Hall.

10/02/2013

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‘Fall Of The Berlin Wall’

For one performance only, the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia presents “Fall of the Berlin Wall” on Sunday, April 7th in Verizon Hall.

03/23/2013

(Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts the Philadelphia Orchestra.  File photo provided)

The Philadelphia Orchestra Is Back In The Recording Studio After 15 Years

Executive vice-president Ryan Fleur says the Orchestra is breaking ground with Rite of Spring, again, recording it for Deutsche Grammophon, under the baton of Yannick Nezet-Seguin.

03/03/2013

(Left: "West Side Story."  Right: The Philadelphia Orchestra.  Images provided)

Positively Philadelphia: Something For Everyone From The Philadelphia Orchestra

The Philadelphia Orchestra is ready to kick off its new season, including a liver performance of the score to accompany the film “West Side Story.”

09/30/2012

(The newly renovated Dorrance Hamilton Garden at the Kimmel Center now has its own roof to allow separate air conditioning.  Credit: Cherri Gregg)

With $6 Million Renovation, Kimmel Center Boosts Roof Garden’s Usability

“Last year, we set the record up here — it was 125 degrees,” recalls Kimmel Center vice president of operations David Thiele.

09/04/2012

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Top Upcoming Classical Music Performances In Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a great place to see world-class musical performances. Whether you’re interested in strings, winds, piano, an ensemble or a full orchestra, there’s something amazing in store for you this fall.

08/20/2012

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The Philadelphia Orchestra

The Philadelphia Orchestra was founded in 1900, and since then, it has established itself as one of the most acclaimed orchestras in the world.

06/01/2011

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Philadelphia Orchestra Votes To File For Bankruptcy

The world-renowned Philadelphia Orchestra will be filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

04/17/2011

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Opening Night For Philadelphia International Festival Of The Arts

The Commonwealth Plaza at the Kimmel Center has been transformed into a Parisian Streetscape. An 81-foot high Eiffel tower is covered with 6,000 light bulbs that will be switched on twice a night in a dazzling light and sound show.

04/07/2011

Peter Nero And The Philly Pops Presents Robert Klein At The Kimmel

Peter Nero and the Philly Pops presents four evenings of music and comedy featuring Robert Klein In Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center, March 30th through April 3rd.

03/19/2011

Curtis Symphony Orchestra To Perform Higdon’s Violin Concerto

The Curtis Symphony Orchestra features a winning piece written for violin by one of its own, Jennifer Higdon, written for another graduate, Hilary Hahn and to be performed on Valentine’s Day.

02/06/2011

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Yo, New York! Tourism Officials Pitch Arts Festival

Philadelphia tourism officials are traveling around the east coast offering other cities a glimpse of this April’s Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts.

01/31/2011

Peter Nero (credit: Donna Billingsley)

Holiday Pops At The Kimmel Center

Join Peter Nero and the Philly Pops as they perform all of your favorite seasonal classics in Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center from December 4th through the 22nd.

11/20/2010

Conductor Charles Dudoit (credit: www.philorch.org)

A Guide To Seeing The Philadelphia Orchestra

The Philadelphia Orchestra, founded more than a century ago by Fritz Scheel, is considered one of the five major orchestras in the United States.

CBS Philly–01/05/2010