Category: Media View

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St. Louis Sym unveils 2009-10 season

Diversity of offerings announced “Town Hall”-style

February 11, 2009

Senate stimulus bill excludes philanthropic measures

After passing House and Senate, final bill unlikely to include proposals from nonprofits

February 11, 2009

NEA close to home

Senator Coburn’s operatic offspring

February 11, 2009

UK music critic: Bank support devalues classical music

Calls for better government support instead

February 11, 2009

Making a case for the arts

In an opinion piece Monday (2/9) in the Chicago Tribune, Chris Jones writes, “In the recent debate over the Barack Obama administration’s economic recovery bill, proposals to spend...

February 10, 2009

Two leading candidates at Charlotte Sym

But competition from other orchestras in filling music director post

February 10, 2009

Abreu wins prize at TED conference

El Sistema founder expresses wishes for change to conference attendees

February 10, 2009

Pine champions black composers

Life-changing accident doesn’t keep violinist from the career she loves

February 10, 2009

Television news program spotlights music-lover

Fifteen-year-old foster child meets Boise Phil musicians

February 10, 2009

2009 Grammy Awards

In today’s (2/9) Los Angeles Times, Mark Swed reports on the 2009 Grammy Awards, which were announced on Sunday (2/8) at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. “Gloria...

February 9, 2009