Simply The Best: The Music of Tina Turner with the Nashville Symphony

Simply The Best: The Music of Tina Turner with the Nashville Symphonyoctober 17, 2023 DATEOctober 17, 2023TIME7:30 P.M. ETLOCATIONSchermerhorn Symphony Center 1 Symphony Pl Nashville, TN 37201Buy TicketsABOUT Nashville Symphony | Mélisse Brunet, conductor  All hail the Queen of Rock ‘n Roll!  Tina Turner was a music icon and a legendary survivor. Her songs provided the soundtrack…

Philharmonia @ the University of Illinois

Philharmonia @ the University of Illinoisoctober 13, 2023 DATEOctober 13 , 2023TIMETBDLOCATIONUniversity of Illinois School of Music 1114 W. Nevada St. Urbana, IL 61801Free TicketsABOUTThe sought after pedagogue Mélisse Brunet is invited by the Director of Orchestral Activities, Dr. Carolyn Watson to conduct the University of Illinois orchestra Philharmonia. On the program: Rimsky-Korsakov, Capriccio Espagnol…

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On the Soul Train!

On the Soul Train!september 29, 2023 DATESeptember 29 , 2023TIME7:30 P.M. ETLOCATIONF.M. Kirby Center 71 Public Square  Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701Buy TicketsABOUTWe are thrilled to present a performance in which we offer 50 years of brilliant Pop, Rock, Soul, Funk, R&B, and Motown. Featuring the exceptional voice of Gavin Hope, three high-energy back-up singers, members of the…

Maestra @ Sidewalk Film Festival

Maestra @ Sidewalk Film FestivalAugust 26, 2023 DATEAugust 26 , 2023TIME1 PMLOCATIONAlabama Theater 1817 3rd Ave N Birmingham, AL 35203Buy TicketsABOUT “In Friday’s (6/2) Times Leader (Wilkes-Barre, PA), Margaret Roarty writes, “At the end of 2021, Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic Music Director Mélisse Brunet was invited to Paris to compete in La Maestra, the only international…

Picnic With The Pops

Picnic With The PopsAugust 12, 2023 DATEAugust 12 , 2023TIMEGates open at 4PM, show starts at 8:30PMLOCATIONThe Meadow at Keeneland Lexington, KentuckyBuy TicketsABOUT AN EVENING OF SYMPHONIC DISCO! featuring Boogie Wonder Band SATURDAY, AUGUST 12, 2023 The Meadow at Keeneland Gates open at 4:00 PM Show begins at dusk | around 8:30 PM Disco meets…

In the New York Times!

In the New York Times!June 9, 2023 DATEJune 9, 10, 15, 2023TIMELOCATIONWorldwideGo to the Festival HereABOUTThe Maestra documentary Director, Maggie Contreras, is featured in the New York Times, “A New Film Shines a Light on Women Conductors”, an article by Farah Nayeri. Excerpt: “What would you like your film to achieve? I want people to…

“Maestra”, featuring Mélisse

“Maestra”, featuring Mélissemarch 1, 2023 DATEMarch 1, 2023TIMETBALOCATIONTBARead Full Article HereABOUT”The Midwestern state of Iowa is an unusual place to find a Parisian. But Mélisse has always marched to the beat of her own drum and forged her own path. She’s had to. Born and raised in Paris and after attending the Paris Conservatoire, she…

Mélisse (on poster) featured in the documentary “Maestra”, by Director Maggie Contreras

Mélisse (on poster) featured in the documentary “Maestra”, by Director Maggie ContrerasMarch 1, 2023 DATEMarch 1, 2023TIMETBALOCATIONTBARead Full Article HereABOUT”‘Maestra’ follows five internationally-based women as they prepare for and perform in La Maestra, the only competition in the world for female orchestra conductors. Personal stories of survival, passion and perseverance are woven together with the…

Grand Finale

Grand FinaleJuly 9, 2022 DATEJune 3, 2023TIME8:00 P.M. ETLOCATIONF.M. Kirby Center 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701ABOUTBernstein, Candide Overture Kevin Puts, Flute Concerto Laura Gilbert, flute Rimsky-Korsakov, Sheherazade Search: RECENT PERFORMANCESPicnic With the Pops!June 4, 2024Delaware Symphony Orchestra: Finalist!June 3, 2024One Vision – The Music of QueenJune 2, 2024A Grand Finale! West Virginia SymphonyJanuary 1,…