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5 Fundraising Ideas to Travel with your Choir, Orchestra, or Band

5 Fundraising Ideas to Travel with your Choir, Orchestra, or Band

Traveling with your choir, orchestra, or band can be incredibly rewarding. Visiting new places is both exciting and educational, and when you get to perform in one of the world’s famous concert halls, you end up with experiences that can inspire young musicians, and memories that last a lifetime. Although traveling with a group can be expensive, the cost of the trip shouldn’t be what stands in the way of giving your students or ensemble the opportunity to perform in…

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Quiz: Which Famous Requiem is Your Favorite?

Quiz: Which Famous Requiem is Your Favorite?

Text Reads: The requiem mass has been a time-honored form for centuries. Many of the most celebrated composers have chosen to write a requiem that suits them stylistically. The question is… which one is your favorite? — Related: Celebrating Fauré’s Requiem on its 130th Anniversary — — Related: Modern Classics: John Rutter’s Requiem — — Related: Mozart: Requiem for a Prodigy —

Peter Tiboris Announces 13th Annual International Festival of the Aegean, July 16 – 31, 2017, in Syros, Greece at the Historic Apollo Theater (1864)

Peter Tiboris Announces 13th Annual International Festival of the Aegean, July 16 – 31, 2017, in Syros, Greece at the Historic Apollo Theater (1864)

January 9, 2016 Peter Tiboris, the Founder and General Music Director of MidAm International in New York City and the International Festival of the Aegean in Syros, Greece, is pleased to announce that the 13th Annual Festival will begin on Sunday, July 16, and end on Sunday, July 31, 2017. For the fifth consecutive year, the Pan-European Philharmonia from Warsaw, Poland, will be the resident orchestra at the Festival. The Pan-European Philharmonia was founded by Peter Tiboris, who is its music…

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Giuseppe Lanzetta to Conduct Mozart and Beethoven in Carnegie Hall

Giuseppe Lanzetta to Conduct Mozart and Beethoven in Carnegie Hall

February 18, 2017 will mark the first Carnegie Hall concert of MidAmerica Productions 34th season. The program features a number of talented conductors and performers from the United States and abroad. One of the conductors joining us for this performance is Giuseppe Lanzetta, a native of Florence, Italy and Principal Guest Conductor of MidAmerica Productions. Lanzetta’s career has taken him all over the world, giving him opportunities to work with a wide variety of performance groups and musicians. His background…

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The Return of John Rutter to Carnegie Hall: The Ultimate Rutter Retrospective

The Return of John Rutter to Carnegie Hall: The Ultimate Rutter Retrospective

Peter Tiboris General Music Director of MidAmerica Productions is pleased to announce the return of John Rutter on MidAmerica Production’s 35th Season Carnegie Hall concert on Monday Memorial Day May 28, 2018. He will conduct several talented choirs in performances of his Requiem, his Magnificat, and his Mass of the Children. His Magnificat and his Mass of the Children had their world premieres on previous MidAmerica series. The residency dates for this concert on May 28 are May 25 through…

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MidAmerica Productions & MidAm International Inaugurate Next Generation Website

MidAmerica Productions & MidAm International Inaugurate Next Generation Website

All the latest bells and whistles compatible with traditional and mobile-friendly technologies are integrated into a new website launched by MidAmerica Productions and MidAm International on Thursday, December 1, 2016. The website incorporates easy access to MidAmerica’s and MidAm’s upcoming concert schedules in 2017 and future performance possibilities in 2018. The site also includes photos and videos of notable conductors and past concerts, company news and reviews, and the MidAmerica blog. A query form and live social media pages round…

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Insights from Conductor Peter Tiboris

Insights from Conductor Peter Tiboris

Peter Tiboris, conductor, music director, and founder of MidAmerica Productions, has enjoyed a successful worldwide career for the past 40 years. In a lifetime of music-making he has seen and learned much and decided to pass on this knowledge to the world at large. Read on for insights for musicians from Maestro Peter Tiboris: Reflections on a Lifetime of Music-Making I began looking back on my 60-plus years of music study and performance, which began in 1952 when I first took…

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MidAmerica by the Numbers

MidAmerica by the Numbers

MidAmerica Productions has produced concerts all over the world for more than 34 years. Our work with literally thousands of performance groups has given us the expertise necessary to create truly memorable concert experiences. Check out our up-to-date statistics below and click to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

Peter Tiboris to conduct concerts in three European countries in November

Peter Tiboris to conduct concerts in three European countries in November

MidAmerica Productions is pleased to announce three upcoming concerts to be guest conducted by the Greek-American conductor Peter Tiboris in Italy, the Czech Republic, and France between November 5 and 15, 2016. The first concert will take place on November 5 in the beautiful Theatre Comunale di Belluno in Italy with the Orchestra Sinfonica Trentina. Under Maestro Tiboris’ direction, the orchestra will perform Mozart’s Requiem, K.626, as well as Mozart’s Symphony No. 40, K.550. The musical tour will continue on…

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MidAmerica Productions Opens Historic 33rd season of Concerts with two performances in Carnegie Hall on February 13, 2016

MidAmerica Productions Opens Historic 33rd season of Concerts with two performances in Carnegie Hall on February 13, 2016

Beginning its 33rd season of concerts since its founding by Peter Tiboris in 1983, MidAmerica Productions presents two performances at Carnegie Hall on Saturday, February 13, at 1 p.m. and at 8 pm. The concerts will showcase the talent and creative programming for which MidAmerica Productions is known. The first performance features three distinct sections, all performed with the New England Symphonic Ensemble. Opening the 33rd Season The concert season will commence with Maestro Giuseppe Lanzetta conducting Beethoven’s Fidelio Overture, Op. 72, and Mendelssohn’s…

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