Category: Media View

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A premiere and more for Zwilich

Pulitzer Prize-winning composer celebrates 70th birthday

May 6, 2009

Drop in conspicuous philanthropy could hurt nonprofits

Anonymous giving shrinks essential donor lists

May 6, 2009

San Francisco Opera cuts $1 million

Staff pay cuts and furloughs included in cost-saving measures

May 6, 2009

Obituary: Dayton Philharmonic’s Wendelken-Wilson, 71

Conductor held directorship for 12 years; started pops series

May 6, 2009

Arts brace against recession like none other

“As the world’s richest art institution, the J. Paul Getty Trust has never been too concerned about pinching pennies,” write Paul Farhi and Jacqueline Trescott in Sunday’s (5/3)...

May 5, 2009

Cabrillo Festival defies economic trends

Alsop-led contemporary music festival expands this season

May 5, 2009

Reflecting on Lockington’s decade with Grand Rapids Symphony

How he changed his orchestra and the role of music director in his community

May 5, 2009

Jacksonville Symphony program inspires kids

Schools report attendance and grades increase for children in Jump Start Strings

May 5, 2009

Honolulu Symphony needs $2 million

Orchestra plays concert, faces uncertain future

May 5, 2009

Honorees harder to nab for galas during downturn

Powerful public figures have thin pocketbooks, fewer assets

May 5, 2009