Media contact: Maggie Perkes, email mperkes@berkeleysymphony.org

 

Bios for Press

Berkeley Symphony Biography Updated 2016

Joana Carneiro Biography 2016-17

Press Images

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2017/18 Season Press Releases

September 12, 2017 – Berkeley Symphony-Oct5&6 Symphonic I: Adams & Shostakovich

May 11, 2017 – Berkeley Symphony 2017-18 season press release

2016/17 Season Press Releases

March 23, 2017 – Berkeley Symphony-May 4 concert Christian Reif guest conducts Shostakovich

January 3, 2017 – Berkeley Symphony-Jan 26 concert Christian Reif guest conducts

December 21, 2016 – Berkeley Symphony and Anna Clyne selected for Music Alive Residency Award

November 10, 2016 – Berkeley-Symphony-Dec-8-concert-Elim-Chan-to-conduct

August 26, 2016 – Berkeley Symphony 2016-17 season

Past Season Press Releases

April 14, 2016- Berkeley Symphony 2016-17 season press release

March 23, 2016- Berkeley Symphony May 5 concert press release

February 1, 2016 – Berkeley Symphony_Tito Munoz to conduct Feb 4 concert press release

Nov 2, 2015 – Berkeley Symphony Dec 3 2015 concert press release

Sep 1, 2015 – Berkeley Symphony opens 2015-16 season with Saariaho West Coast premiere Oct. 14 at Zellerbach Hall

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Show archived press releases.

Dec 19, 2014 – Joana Carneiro and Berkeley Symphony Present Thomas Adès Asyla and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 6
Apr 1, 2014 – Berkeley Symphony Announces 2014-2015 Season
Mar 26, 2013 – Berkeley Symphony Announces 2013-2014 Season
Feb 28, 2013 – World Premier by Steven Stucky Featuring Tenor, Noah Stewart; New Works Featured by This Year’s Under Construction Composers
Jan 9, 2013 – A World Premiere by Andreia Pinto-Correia, Lynn Harrell Featured as Soloist in Lutoslawski’s Cello Concerto
Nov 7, 2012 – A World Premiere by Dylan Mattingly; Shai Wosner Featured as Soloist in Ligeti’s Piano Concerto
Oct 22, 2012 – Berkeley Symphony Announces 2012-2013 Under Construction Composers
Oct 16, 2012 – Conductor Ming Luke and Berkeley Symphony Offer Interactive Family Concerts; Music in the Schools Luncheon on October 30th
Sept 10, 2012 – Joana Carneiro and Berkeley Symphony Open 2012-13 Season with a World Premiere by Paul Dresher October 4
May 15, 2012 – Berkeley Symphony Announces 2012-13 Season Featuring Four Commissioned World Premieres
Mar 28, 2012 – World Premiere from Gabriela Lena Frank with Soprano Jessica Rivera and San Francisco Girls Chorus Highlights Berkeley Symphony’s Season Finale April 26
Dec 22, 2011 – Berkeley Symphony steps into the New Year with Shostakovich’s Fifth Symphony
Dec 1, 2011 – Berkeley Symphony receives NEA grant to support Steven Stucky and Paul Dresher commissions
Nov 14, 2011 – Berkeley Symphony and pianist Sarah Cahill explore Lou Harrison’s hidden musical gem, the Piano Concerto, in concert led by guest conductor Jayce Ogren—December 8
Nov 4, 2011 – Berkeley Symphony announces 2011-12 Under Construction Composers
Oct 3, 2011 – Joana Carneiro and Berkeley Symphony open 2011-12 season with works by Brahms, Shostakovich, and Enrico Chapela
Jul 25, 2011 – Berkeley Symphony announces new executive director
Jun 7, 2011 – Music Director Joana Carneiro unveils programming plans for Berkeley Symphony’s 2011-12 Season

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Season 2016/17 Concert Programs

Oct 14, 2015 - Magical
Oct. 13, 2016 Romance
Dec 3, 2015 - Mystical
Dec. 8, 2016 Reverence
Feb 4, 2016 - Majestic
Jan. 26, 2017 Relevance
May 4, 2017 Remembrance

Season 2015/16 Concert Programs

Oct 14, 2015 - Magical
Oct. 14, 2015 Magical
Dec 3, 2015 - Mystical
Dec. 3, 2015 Mystical
Feb 4, 2016 - Majestic
Feb. 4, 2016 Majestic
May 5, 2016 Monstrous

Season 2014/15 Concert Programs

Oct 2, 2014 - Enigma
Oct. 2, 2014 Enigma
Jan 15, 2015 - Sanctuary
Jan. 15, 2015 Sanctuary
Feb. 26, 2015 Imagination
Feb. 26, 2015 Imagination
May 1, 2014
April 30, 2015 Homage

Season 2013/14 Concert Programs

October 3, 2013
Oct 3, 2013
December 5, 2013
Dec 5, 2013
February 6, 2014
Feb 6, 2014
May 1, 2014
May 1, 2014