Category: Media View

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Taruskin’s five volumes of music history now in paperback

Lower price and better packaging help work appeal to general readership

August 17, 2009

Washington National Opera brings season-opener to ballpark

Domingo calls Barber a good choice for families and first-timers

August 17, 2009

Signs of City Opera’s revival

$10.5 million raised since Steel’s arrival, and construction going around the clock

August 17, 2009

Rocker now an in-demand classical luthier

Carpenter finds niche with seven-string guitars

August 17, 2009

Pasadena Pops unveils plans for new venue near Rose Bowl

Friday (8/14) on the Los Angeles Times blog Culture Monster, Diane Haithman writes, “The Pasadena Symphony Assn. will unveil today the design concept and details of a new...

August 14, 2009

City arts commission turns down Nashville Symphony’s grant appeal

With grant down 55 percent from last year, orchestra must pursue other funding

August 14, 2009

Urban League of Philadelphia honors Allentown Symphony board member

Molina recognized one of 19 emerging leaders in greater Philadelphia

August 14, 2009

Arts coalition makes bill recommendations for Congress

Healthcare coverage sought for artists

August 14, 2009

Concert Review: Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra

Ambitious programming, with two world premieres on Sunday

August 14, 2009

Obituary: Guitar innovator Les Paul, 94

Jazz and country guitarist developed first amplified solid-body guitar

August 14, 2009