This Week’s Headlines

Posted on: September 8, 2022

CAPTION: Masked audience members at a New York Philharmonic concert in Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall. Photo: New York Philharmonic

 

Masks for audiences and artists? Different protocols as fall concert season approaches

Big turnout for East Texas Symphony Orchestra’s second annual park concert

New two-week arts festival in NC: 200+ events, Charlotte Symphony world premiere of “Blackstar Symphony, The Music of David Bowie”

Ten musicians join Cincinnati Symphony

Boise Philharmonic appoints Tim Young as executive director

Charles Dickerson: re-energizing Inner City Youth Orchestra of LA and South Side Chicago Youth Orchestra amid pandemic

Berlin Philharmonic appoints Esa-Pekka Salonen as composer in residence

Jaap Van Zweden to become Seoul Philharmonic’s music director in 2024

Obituary: Pianist and conductor Lars Vogt, 51

Obituary: Longtime supporter of orchestras and the arts Helen Schaefer, 89

Bard Festival takes a deep dive into Rachmaninoff

Pan-Caucasian orchestra brings together musicians from Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, and nearby countries