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Sheherazade to open season on Sept. 29

The Akron Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Christopher Wilkins will open the 2018-19 season with Sheherazade on September 29 at 8 p.m. The performance will take place at The University of Akron’s E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall. Order your tickets today! The...

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History of the Symphony: 300 Years in 60 Minutes

The Hudson Library & Historical Society is pleased to offer the new Classical Music for Everyone series, a series of free concerts and educational programs designed to engage and education all ages on the form and history of Classical Music. In collaboration with the...

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Artist Profile: Jorge Garza

As his brush moves across the canvas, artist Jorge Garza embraces the freedom of expressing himself in a different medium. Jorge, who moved to San Diego from Mexico in 1983 with his wife and two daughters to work as an architect, enjoys the opportunity to explore the...

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ASO to welcome Angela Cheng as guest artist on September 29

The Akron Symphony Orchestra is pleased to welcome pianist Angela Cheng as a guest artist for Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 21 in C, "Elvira Madigan" on Sept. 29. Consistently praised for her brilliant technique, tonal beauty and superb musicianship, Angela is a...

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ASO to welcome Jinjoo Cho as guest artist on March 16

The Akron Symphony Orchestra is pleased to welcome violinist Jinjoo Cho as a guest artist for Korngold’s Violin Concerto No. 3 on March 16, 2019. Jinjoo has established herself as one of the most vibrant, engaging and charismatic violinists of her generation. A Gold...

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Akron Symphony Chorus to hold auditions in August

The Akron Symphony Chorus will hold auditions for the 2018-19 season on August 8. Auditions are by appointment only. Auditions will take place from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. at The University of Akron’s Guzzetta Hall, Room 354. Those auditioning for the Akron Symphony Chorus...

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