This versatile five-man group, based in Nashville, burst onto the country charts with their single “Break Up with Him,” which quickly became a Top 10 Billboard hit and country radio staple. Old Dominion’s songwriting prowess helped get them noticed through their work for country greats such as Kenny Chesney, Keith Urban, and more.
Hit the road with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center as they perform inspired selections amidst the bluegrass countryside of Kentucky. The performance features works by Aaron Copland, Louis Moreau Gottschalk, Samuel Barber, and Czech composer Antonín Dvořák, who was deeply influenced by traditional American music during an extended stay in the U.S.
Josh Groban performs classic songs from the Broadway songbook, including “All I Ask of You,” (in duet with Kelly Clarkson), “Bring Him Home,” “Old Devil Moon,” “Pure Imagination” and “Try to Remember.”
The Tenors – Remigio Pereira, Victor Micallef, Fraser Walters and Clifton Murray – deliver a blend of classical and contemporary pop that developed from their backgrounds: two members are classically trained opera singers and two are from the world of pop and stage music. Thrill to their rich and soulful voices as they sing arrangements beloved songs, including “Lean on Me,” “Besame Mucho” and “You Are So Beautiful.”
THE KATE is a new national music series, taped live at the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, an intimate 250-seat venue in Old Saybrook, Connecticut.
Rickie Lee Jones
Two-time Grammy-winner Rickie Lee Jones exploded onto the pop scene in 1978 and has made a career of fearlessly experimenting with her sound over 15 critically acclaimed albums. Jones charms the Kate’s audience with new tunes and fan favorites like “Chuck E’s In Love.”
French band Phoenix plays tunes from its album Bankrupt! and other hits, including “Lisztomania,” “1901” and “Entertainment!”
Virtuoso pianist Lang Lang joins Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic for the launch of its 2015-16 season and the dedication of the newly named David Geffen Hall. Musical highlights include Grieg’s Piano Concerto and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7.
Tenor Vittorio Grigolo takes on the role of Hoffman, the tortured poet and unwitting adventurer in Offenbach’s operatic masterpiece. Hibla Gerzmava, Erin Morley and Christine Rice sing the three heroines – each an idealized embodiment of some aspect of Hoffmann’s desire. Thomas Hampson portrays the shadowy Four Villains. Yves Abel conducts the sparkling score for a Bartlett Sher’s wild, kaleidoscopic production.
The Met’s effervescent production of Rossini’s classic comedy stars Isabel Leonard as the feisty Rosina, Lawrence Brownlee as her conspiring flame and Christopher Maltman as the endlessly resourceful and charming barber of Seville. Michele Mariotti conducts the vivid score, which features some of the most instantly recognizable melodies in opera.
The Los Angeles Philharmonic’s gala celebration of John Williams’ peerless achievements reunites him with violinist Itzhak Perlman. The performance features Williams’ noted compositions, including themes from Schindler’s List and Star Wars. Natalie Portman hosts.