This Week’s Headlines

Posted on: September 15, 2022

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, composer Missy Mazzoli, and Music Director Riccardo Muti at the orchestra’s March 2022 premiere of Mazzoli’s Orpheus Undone. Photo by Todd Rosenberg

Riccardo Muti heads into final season as Chicago Symphony’s music director

At Delaware Symphony, new three-year musicians contract with pay increases and expanded community engagement

Charlotte Symphony aims for more inclusive music-director search (password-protected article)

Baltimore Symphony’s incoming music director, Jonathon Heyward, on obstacles and successes as a Black American conductor

Paducah Symphony appoints Ching-Yi Lin as concertmaster

New World Symphony in radio program celebrating history and influence of the Harlem Renaissance

Obituary: Jorja Fleezanis, longtime Minnesota Orchestra concertmaster, 70

Odesa Philharmonic and its American expat music director, Hobart Earle, in Berlin

Trevor Weston to commission nine composers for “Composing Inclusion” partnership among American Composers Forum, Juilliard School, and New York Philharmonic

Moving New York Philharmonic audiences closer to the stage at renovated David Geffen Hall

Philadelphia Orchestra, on tour in London, substitutes “God Save the Queen” and “Nimrod” after death of QEII