Beethoven, Strauss & Clara Schumann!

Reno Pioneer Center 100 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV, United States

Laura’s season opener with the Reno Philharmonic introduces a year of stellar classics, both timeless and of our time and features Richard Strauss’s tone poem Don Juan, Clara Schumann’s Piano Concerto with the talented Daniela Liebman as soloist, and concludes with Beethoven’s immortal Fifth Symphony.

Reno Phil Classix #2: Nakamatsu Plays Brahms

Reno Pioneer Center 100 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV, United States

He’s back! Audience favorite pianist Jon Nakamatsu returns to Reno once again to perform the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 – surging with youthful fire, tender passion, and thunderous power. Written when Brahms was only 25 years old, the piano concerto is one of music history’s most monumental and stunning creative achievements. The program opens […]

Reno Phil Classix #2: Nakamatsu Plays Brahms

Reno Pioneer Center 100 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV, United States

He’s back! Audience favorite pianist Jon Nakamatsu returns to Reno once again to perform the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 – surging with youthful fire, tender passion, and thunderous power. Written when Brahms was only 25 years old, the piano concerto is one of music history’s most monumental and stunning creative achievements. The program opens […]

Flowing Tides with Boca Raton Symphonia

Countess de Hoernle Theatre 5100 Jog Road, Boca Raton, FL, United States

Tradition and innovation combine to elevate certain compositions, as clearly demonstrated by Patrick Harlin’s evocative soundscapes, the twilit atmosphere of Benjamin Britten’s work and the passion and creativity of Mozart’s final symphony. Countess de Hoernle Theatre at Spanish River High School Pre-Concert Conversation 2:00 – 2:30 p.m. Concert at 3:00 p.m. Conductor Laura Jackson Tenor […]

The Nutcracker Ballet: A Reno Holiday Tradition

Reno Pioneer Center 100 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV, United States

It’s one of Laura’s favorite times of the year and thus time to return to the Pioneer Center with the AVA Ballet and musicians from the Reno Philharmonic to perform Tckaikovsky’s Nutcracker ballet. By popular demand, there will be five performances, but get your tickets early as these show always sell out. For tickets, call […]

Tchaikovsky, Mozart & Lopez-Bellido with Buffalo Philharmonic

Kleinhans Music Hall 3 Symphony Circle, Buffalo, NY, United States

The quintessential love theme, Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet Fantasy took ten years to achieve its final symphonic poem form. Pianist Ying Li offers Mozart’s brooding Piano Concerto No. 20, cavorting between ‘storm and stress’ and rhythmic energy. Altered Landscape was commissioned by guest conductor Laura Jackson, music director of the Reno (NV) Symphony Orchestra, to […]

Tchaikovsky, Mozart & Lopez-Bellido with Buffalo Philharmonic

Kleinhans Music Hall 3 Symphony Circle, Buffalo, NY, United States

The quintessential love theme, Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet Fantasy took ten years to achieve its final symphonic poem form. Pianist Ying Li offers Mozart’s brooding Piano Concerto No. 20, cavorting between ‘storm and stress’ and rhythmic energy. Altered Landscape was commissioned by guest conductor Laura Jackson, music director of the Reno (NV) Symphony Orchestra, to […]

Reno Phil Classix #4: Shostakovich, Mozart & Novak

Reno Pioneer Center 100 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV, United States

Laura joins the musicians of the Reno Philharmonic to perform Shostakovich, Mozart and Novak. Composer Paul Novak is an alumnus of the University of Nevada, Reno and a former member of the Reno Phil’s Youth Orchestra! This concert includes the world premiere of his orchestral work—longing is an aviary. Violin phenom Charlotte Marckx, a Davidson […]

Reno Phil Classix #4: Shostakovich, Mozart & Novak

Reno Pioneer Center 100 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV, United States

Laura joins the musicians of the Reno Philharmonic to perform Shostakovich, Mozart and Novak. Composer Paul Novak is an alumnus of the University of Nevada, Reno and a former member of the Reno Phil’s Youth Orchestra! This concert includes the world premiere of his orchestral work—longing is an aviary. Violin phenom Charlotte Marckx, a Davidson […]

Laura Returns to Park Univeristy’s International Center for Music

Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel 8701 NW River Park Drive, Parkville, MO, United States

Laura returns to work with the fantastic young musicians at Park University’s International Center for Music in a program of works for string orchestra composed by Sir Edward Elgar, Patrick Harlin, and Franz Schubert. Introduction and Allegro for Strings by Edward Elgar Selections from Wilderness Anthology by Patrick Harlin Death and the Maiden by Franz Schubert, Arr. Gustav Mahler The […]

Reno Phil Classix #5: Gershwin Celebration

Reno Pioneer Center 100 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV, United States

The Reno Phil fans the flame of creative genius. Join us to celebrate the 125th birthday of legendary American composer, George Gershwin! Hear the sparkling and fresh unabridged critical edition of An American in Paris, as well as music from one of Gershwin’s earliest musical scores, the Overture from Primrose. Our very own Reno Phil […]

Reno Phil Classix #5: Gershwin Celebration

Reno Pioneer Center 100 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV, United States

The Reno Phil fans the flame of creative genius. Join us to celebrate the 125th birthday of legendary American composer, George Gershwin! Hear the sparkling and fresh unabridged critical edition of An American in Paris, as well as music from one of Gershwin’s earliest musical scores, the Overture from Primrose. Our very own Reno Phil […]