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(The Philadelphia Orchestra performing in Vienna's Musikverein earlier this week.  Photo by Jan Regan, provided by Phila. Orchestra)

Philadelphia Orchestra Nearing End of Its Groundbreaking European Tour

Besides bringing the world-famous orchestra to new audiences, the tour has served to generate interest in Philadelphia as a destination for both tourists and global businesses.

06/05/2015

The Music Director of the Philadelphia Orchestra Yannick Nezet-Seguin blows out candles on cake. (credit: Steve Tawa/KYW)

Phila. Orchestra Patrons Join Musicians In A Sing-Along For Music Director’s Birthday

The Music Director of the Philadelphia Orchestra has been having his cake, and eating it too, this week, performing a works in his “40/40 Project,” while celebrating his 40th birthday.

03/06/2015

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Philadelphia Orchestra Set To Embark On Tour Of Asia

The Philadelphia Orchestra will soon be packing its bags for a three-week tour of Asia.

05/11/2014

Philadelphia Orchestra President and CEO Allison Vulgamore and Music Director Yannick Nezet-Seguin (credit: Tim Jimenez/KYW)

“40” To Play Special Role In Philadelphia Orchestra’s 2014-15 Season

The Philadelphia Orchestra announced its 2014-2015 season Wednesday night. Their music director, celebrating a milestone of his own, has a plan that will be music to the ears of many orchestra regulars.

02/19/2014

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Yannick With The Curtis Symphony Orchestra

Yannick Nézet-Séguin makes his debut with the Curtis Symphony Orchestra at the Kimmel Center on Jan. 26th.

01/18/2014

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Orchestra’s Opening Night Concert & Gala

The Philadelphia Orchestra kicks off a new season with an opening night concert and gala Wednesday, September 25th at the Kimmel Center for Performing Arts.

09/07/2013

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Philadelphia Orchestra, Opera Announce Partnership

For the first time ever, the Philadelphia Orchestra and Opera Philadelphia will collaborate on a production which will be presented in 2014.

03/25/2013

(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

(Yannick Nézet-Séguin, right, conducts the Philadelphia Orchestra in this provided file photo by Jessica Griffin.)

Positively Philadelphia: Philadelphia Orchestra Concert Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King

The concert begins at 4pm on MLK Day at Martin Luther King High School, and the orchestra’s new music director, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, will be there.

01/20/2013

(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

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Philadelphia Orchestra CEO Receives New Three-Year Contract

The Orchestra Association has renewed the contract of Allison Vulgamore, at $450,000 per year.

03/01/2012

"I want to reach the heart of every Philadelphian and we want together to spread the word that this is such a gem," Yannick Nezet-Seguin says. (credit: www.PhilOrch.org))

A Fresh Face To Lead The Philadelphia Orchestra

Yannick Nezet-Seguin, the next music director of the Philadelphia Orchestra, gave a preview of the 2012-2013 season at the Kimmel Center last night.

01/26/2012