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Concert Review: Higdon’s Violin Concerto

Different role for violin with Hilary Hahn at the Indianapolis Sym

February 9, 2009

Resistance to arts stimulus

In Thursday’s (2/5) Boston Globe, Michael Kranish writes about the $50 million arts stimulus bill that recently passed the House of Representatives as part of the larger economic...

February 6, 2009

Philadelphia Orch on tour

Orchestra received warmly in Lisbon and Barcelona

February 6, 2009

Park Avenue Chamber Sym strives for excellence

Music Director David Bernard treats amateur musicians like professionals

February 6, 2009

New study of wages for Canadian artists

Average earnings 37 percent below other Canadian workers

February 6, 2009

Knussen headed to BBC Symphony

Composer/conductor succeeds John Adams as “Artist in Association”

February 6, 2009

Aimard plays broad repertoire

Pianist’s upcoming New York appearances include solo concert and Cleveland Orch collaboration

February 6, 2009

Toronto Sym announces 2009-10 season

In Tuesday’s (2/3) Globe and Mail (Toronto), Robert Everett-Green writes, “A Jean Sibelius festival, concerts by four guest orchestras and a visit by Argentine composer Osvaldo Golijov ..."...

February 5, 2009

Virginia Sym cancels two spring concerts

Early April concerts eliminated, but some programming moved to later date

February 5, 2009

Minnesota Orch drops “Keys to New Orleans” concert

Cancellation leaves one Mardi Gras-themed program

February 5, 2009