Category: Press Releases

Teachers, students and benefactors honored at BPO’s annual Celebration of Music Education

BUFFALO, NY — Saturday, May 14 will mark the annual Celebration of Music Education at Kleinhans Music Hall, presented by the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. A reception and awards ceremony open to honorees, music educators, administrators and supporters of music education will be catered by Oliver’s and take place at 6:30 p.m. At the beginning of… Read more »

JoAnn Falletta Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

  JoAnn Falletta, Music Director of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and the Virginia Symphony, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The induction ceremony will take place on October 8, 2016 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Jonathan F. Fanton, President of the Academy welcomes Maestro Falletta together with her fellow newly elected Academy… Read more »

Sixteen Jazz Composers’ Works to be Performed by Three Orchestras

Between May and September 2016, three different orchestras will give public readings of new works for symphony orchestra written by a total of sixteen jazz composers as part of the third Jazz Composers Orchestra Institute (JCOI) Readings, a program coordinated by EarShot, the National Orchestra Composition Discovery Network. In addition to the reading sessions, the… Read more »

Announcing the 2016-2017 Pops Series

The 2016-17 Bank of America Pops Series offers the electricity of Broadway and hits from the 60s, 70s, and 80s in a seaosn hand-crafted by our new Principal Pops Conductor, John Morris Russell.

Announcing BPO Kids for Exceptional Kids

The goal of the BPO Kids for Exceptional Kids program is to make the concerts more accessible and comfortable to all children, specifically those with ASDs who face unique challenges.