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Marlboro Music offers escape into purely musical realm

Summer festival’s 59th season to begin next week

June 24, 2009

Concert Review: Brant’s “Orbits” at Guggenheim Museum

Musicians use Wright’s rotunda to surround audience with “primordial” work

June 23, 2009

Minnesota Orchestra Hall to get $40 million makeover

“Think of it as a sonata rather than a symphony,” writes Graydon Royce in Friday’s (6/19) Star Tribune (Minneapolis). “The Minnesota Orchestra this morning unveiled a $40 million...

June 22, 2009

Honeck’s first season with Pittsburgh Symphony

Music director creates excitement through his approach to strings

June 22, 2009

Wilkins preparing to step down from Detroit Symphony post

Conductor equally at home with Mahler and family concerts

June 22, 2009

Oregon Symphony season: artistic successes, but $1.5 million deficit

Musicians agree to give back and take cuts

June 22, 2009

Miami Symphony plans expansion in shifting South Florida scene

Targeted growth of 50 percent among area arts budget cuts

June 22, 2009

Slatkin wraps up tenure at Nashville Symphony

In Thursday’s (6/18) Nashville Scene, Russell Johnston writes, “When Kenneth Schermerhorn died in 2005, after more than two decades at the helm of the Nashville Symphony Orchestra, the...

June 19, 2009

Ocala Symphony names Wardell music director

University of Florida conductor to begin in 2009-10

June 22, 2009

Boulez wins Inamori Foundation’s Kyoto Prize

Composer and conductor is laureate in arts and philosophy category

June 19, 2009