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Dallas Symphony cancels 2010 European tour

In Friday’s (5/1) Dallas Morning News, Scott Cantrell reports, “The Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s 2010 European tour has become another casualty of the international recession. ...

May 1, 2009

Philadelphia Orchestra makes new pact with Mann Center

New terms allow compromise on number of summer programs

May 1, 2009

Reflecting on Järvi’s New Jersey Symphony tenure

Music director leaves a legacy of encores and expanded repertoire

May 1, 2009

UK’s last piano factory to close after 100 years

Largest shareholder Yamaha decides Kemble and Co. no longer viable

May 1, 2009

Elgin Symphony reports 5 percent attendance increase

In Wednesday’s (4/29) Courier News (Elgin, Illinois), Mike Danahey writes, “Despite the recession, attendance for the Elgin Symphony Orchestra’s 2008-09 concert season is on the rise. ... ...

April 30, 2009

Baltimore Chamber Orchestra plans comeback

2009-10 season to include three orchestral programs, beginning in October

April 30, 2009

Dallas Symphony concertmaster celebrates violin’s birthday

Emanuel Borok’s Girolamo Amati turns 400

April 30, 2009

NAC Orchestra features composers of British Columbia

BC Scene festival to open Thursday with Violet Crumble

April 30, 2009

Concert Review: Curtis Symphony’s Carnegie prelude

Fill-in Stern leads Russian program at Kimmel Center

April 30, 2009

Vancouver announces 2010 Cultural Olympiad

Vancouver Symphony to perform Mahler’s 8th as part of festivities

April 29, 2009