Today's News: 07/05/2022

Fourth of July celebrations in 2022, with and without Tchaikovsky’s “1812” Overture

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“Tchaikovsky’s ‘1812 Overture’ has been a staple of Fourth of July festivities across the United States for decades,” writes Javier C. Hernández in Sunday’s (7/3) New York Times. “But...

July 5, 2022

Buffalo Philharmonic to present free “Concert for Healing” following Buffalo mass shooting

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“Musicians in the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra are coming soon to a park near you from July 2 through July 31,” writes Peter Hall in Friday’s (7/1) Buffalo Rising (NY)....

July 5, 2022

At the ready: González-Granados steps in at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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“Lina González-Granados, whose contract as the Chicago Symphony’s conducting apprentice has been extended through next year, needed no … springboard when she stepped in for Riccardo Muti on June...

July 5, 2022

Balanced budget and new three-year contract for Atlanta Symphony musicians

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“The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra has announced a new three-year collective bargaining agreement with its musicians, and its eighth consecutive year with a balanced budget,” writes Scott Freeman in Tuesday’s...

July 5, 2022

San Diego Symphony receives $1.1M donation from the Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation

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“The San Diego Symphony on Friday announced that Sycuan has donated $1.1 million” to the orchestra, writes Madison Geering in Thursday’s (6/30) San Diego Union-Tribune. “A newly established plaza...

July 5, 2022

Boston University Tanglewood Institute concert calendar, July 16-August 13

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Boston University Tanglewood Institute, a training program for young musicians in Lenox, Massachusetts, has announced its 2022 concert calendar, which will begin on July 16 with a concert by...

July 5, 2022

Check it out: online edition of Symphony magazine available now

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The latest issue of Symphony has just been posted. What’s inside the new edition of the League of American Orchestras’ award-winning magazine? We report on how U.S. orchestras are...

July 5, 2022

Today's News: 07/05/2022