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Charlotte Symphony to renegotiate musicians’ contract

Orchestra must act quickly to stay afloat

May 8, 2009

Classical Archives gears downloading to classical fans

Sources like iTunes not set up for classical music

May 8, 2009

Delaware Symphony’s first CD to feature Los Angeles Guitar Quartet

“Move over, Beyoncé and U2, the Delaware Symphony Orchestra is coming to a record store near you for the very first time,” writes Ryan Cormier in Tuesday’s (5/5)...

May 7, 2009

Las Vegas council approves performing arts center plans

Unanimous vote sets stage for groundbreaking of 4.76-acre complex

May 7, 2009

Plainfield Symphony names Prince music director

First new music director in more than 20 years will debut October 10

May 7, 2009

Anchorage Civic Orchestra to premiere Blake work

Friend finished late composer’s horn concerto

May 7, 2009

Hong Kong Philharmonic names new chief executive

So Hau-leung to succeed Calnin July 6

May 7, 2009

Concert Review: Minnesota Orchestra at Carnegie Hall

Vänskä and band receive ovation for program of Sibelius and Beethoven

May 7, 2009

Colorado Symphony’s 2009-10 season trimmed but strong

In Sunday’s (5/3) Denver Post, Kyle MacMillan writes, “If they were not told, most concertgoers would probably have no idea that the tough economy forced the Colorado Symphony...

May 6, 2009

Cincinnati Pops conductor gearing up for fight with cancer

Kunzel diagnosed last Wednesday; will undergo treatments after finishing season

May 6, 2009