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November 30, 2012

Hear The Glorious Sounds Of The Holiday Season With The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Month’s Worth Of Festive Concerts, Beginning This Saturday, December 1

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The Philadelphia Orchestra’s holiday lineup promises plenty of cheer for music lovers of all ages. The most musical time of the year opens with A Holiday Spectacular! Family Concert this Saturday, December 1; continues with three Glorious Sound of Christmas concerts, December 20-22; follows with Handel’s Messiah, December 23; and concludes with the time-honored tradition […]

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September 10, 2012

Tickets Go On Sale Today For The Philadelphia Orchestra’s First Season Led By Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Tickets Go On Sale Today For The Philadelphia Orchestra's First Season Led By Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Today at noon, individual tickets go on sale for Yannick Nézet-Séguin’s inaugural season as the Philadelphia Orchestra’s eighth music director. The Orchestra will comp box office fees for tickets bought in person at the Kimmel Center Box Office today. Plus, the first 150 in line will get their choice of one free parking pass to […]

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January 23, 2012

Yannick Nézet-Séguin To Make His Debut At The Philadelphia Orchestra’s 155th Anniversary Academy Of Music Concert Starring Diana Krall And Yo-Yo Ma, January 28

Yannick Nézet-Séguin To Make His Debut At The Philadelphia Orchestra's 155th Anniversary Academy Of Music Concert Starring Diana Krall And Yo-Yo Ma, January 28

Grammy Award winners singer/pianist Diana Krall and cellist Yo-Yo Ma will be special guests of the Philadelphia Orchestra when they celebrate the 155th Anniversary of the Academy of Music on Saturday, January 28. Taking its cues from the very first Academy Anniversary Concert, the program will be a mix of orchestral repertoire and popular music. […]

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September 1, 2011

The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Music Director Yannick Nezet-Seguin To Volunteer His Time To Lead Three Additional Subscription Weeks

The Philadelphia Orchestra's Music Director Yannick Nezet-Seguin To Volunteer His Time To Lead Three Additional Subscription Weeks

Yannick Nézet-Séguin was announced as the new music director of the Philadelphia Orchestra on June 14, 2010. Four days later he made his first official appearances as music director designate as part of a “Welcome” tour of Philadelphia, during which he met with patrons at the Kimmel Center, visited iconic city sites, attended a neighborhood […]

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October 27, 2010

Yannick, The New Music Director of The Philadelphia Orchestra, To Conduct Inaugural Concerts at the Kimmel Center This Weekend

Yannick, The New Music Director of The Philadelphia Orchestra, To Conduct Inaugural Concerts at the Kimmel Center This Weekend

Yannick Nézet-Séguin will lead his first subscription concerts as The Philadelphia Orchestra’s music director designate on October 29, 30, and 31, 2010 in Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center, leading milestone symphonies by two Viennese masters working a century apart. The program pairs Haydn’s “Military” Symphony, so named for its trumpet-and-drum fanfare in the second […]

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