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YSU Summer Festival of the Arts

The 18th annual YSU Summer Festival of the Arts is July 9 - 10, 2016 at -- and around! -- the Youngstown State University Campus.  A juried arts fest with over 75 artists selling their artwork, dozens of performances, and participation from arts, culture and creative groups makes this a not-to-be missed event.

Cabaret Nights continue at the DeYor

What happens at the DeYor Performing Arts Center when the Youngstown Symphony is OFF season?  A lot! This spring and summer Easy Street Productions is hosting a string of Cabaret Nights, featuring music from all genres and talents, many of them local.  The next is July 22 & 23, when the McClellans bring their act to the DeYor.

Apollo's Fire concert September 25

The collaboration between WYSU FM and St. John's Episcopal Church in Youngstown continues this fall with a concert by world famous instrumental ensemble Apollo's Fire.  

Pittsburgh Symphony Celebrates Art and Music in New Castle

Music can inspire art, art can inspire music, and both inspire a stunning performance by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra on May 20 at the Scottish Rite Cathedral in New Castle. Along with the Hoyt Center for the Arts, the Symphony will present The Art of Music, a special celebration of music and art led by resident conductor Fawzi Haimor which includes pieces by Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky and more.

Mad About the Arts Tickets On Sale Now

Tickets The 20th Mad About the Arts can be purchased right here! The event is happening Friday, Feb. 20, 2015 -- this year at Stambaugh Auditorium, 1000 Fifth Avenue, Youngstown.

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Night!

WYSU Director of Programming, David Luscher, recollects his experiences working the graveyard shift and spreading the 'good news' of jazz music.

Charles Darling on Folk Music

Is folk music dead? Charles Darling says No! And he should know. He has loved folk music and radio since his childhood in Massachusetts.

Canton Symphony in Orbit in April with The Planets

Created by filmmaker Duncan Copp, The Planets - An HD Odyssey is a spectacular video presentation of Gustav Holst’s cosmic masterpiece, The Planets. The video depicts the latest images from modern space exploration, and on Saturday, April 26, The Planets will be projected in HD on a giant screen over the stage at Umstattd Performing Arts Hall. The effect is a stunning visual canvas to accompany the Canton Symphony Orchestra performance of the musical score, Gerhardt Zimmermann, conductor.

Canton Symphony Season Continues in January!

The Canton Symphony Orchestra’s 2013-2014 season continues January 25, with the MasterWorks Concert “The Americans Part 1: The Search for Identity.” Pianist André Watts returns to Canton as a guest artist. The pieces include Suite for Strings in E Major, Op. 63 by Arthur Foote, Symphony No. 2, Op. 30 (“Romantic”) by Howard Hanson, Piano Concerto No. 2 in d minor by Edward MacDowell and The Incredible Flutist Suite by Walter Piston.

CSO Assistant Conductor Rachel Waddell will also be conducting a piece for the concert. It will be her MasterWorks conducting debut.

The Youngstown Symphony Orchestra: 2013 -2014 Season

The Youngstown Symphony Orchestra proudly announces its 2013 -2014 Season!OPENING CONCERT
September 21, 2013 | 8 PM
Glinka – Russian and Ludmilla Overature
Dorman – Cello Concerto ft. Inbal Segev, cellist
Beethoven – Symphony No. 7, Op. 96, A major

THE CLASSICS
October 19, 2013 | 8 PM
Mozart – Abduction from the Seraglio
Grieg – Piano concerto, Op. 16, A minor ft. Cilburn Piano Competition winner, pianist
Brahms – Symphony No. 3, Op. 90, F major

WICKED DIVAS

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