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Charity formed to sponsor Native American arts and culture

Native Arts and Cultures foundation gets underway with Ford grant

April 22, 2009

Steve Reich wins Pulitzer Prize in Music

Monday (4/20) on NewMusicBox.com, Frank J. Oteri reports, “Steve Reich has been awarded the 2009 Pulitzer Prize in Music for Double Sextet. The award, for distinguished musical composition...

April 21, 2009

Memphis Symphony’s 2009-10 season one of change

Music director candidates and revamped subscription packages

April 21, 2009

Previewing Fort Wayne Philharmonic’s season

Schwantner’s Chasing light… and a commission highlight 2009-10

April 21, 2009

Muncie Symphony’s “Super Conductor” fundraising campaign

Three local personalities vie for opportunity to lead “Symphony on the Green”

April 21, 2009

Australia could make arts education compulsory

Arts Minister Peter Garrett pushing music education in particular

April 21, 2009

Louisville Orchestra faces down rough economy

“Amid the most severe economic downturn since the Great Depression, Louisville’s principal arts organizations are being challenged as never before,” writes Andrew Adler in Sunday’s (4/19) Courier-Journal (Louisville,...

April 20, 2009

Lexington Philharmonic names music director

Terrell, a favorite of the musicians, already seems at home

April 20, 2009

Brooklyn Philharmonic cancels final concert of the season

Next season’s subscription concerts cancelled, but education programs to continue

April 20, 2009

Salonen bows out of Los Angeles Philharmonic with a new title

Orchestra bestows title of “conductor laureate” during final performance

April 20, 2009