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Birman appointed CEO of Louisville Orchestra

With orchestra on solid footing, Broecker steps down May 31

May 13, 2009

Broadway producer Landesman nominated to head NEA

In Wednesday’s (5/13) New York Times, Robin Pogrebin reports, “Rocco Landesman, the colorful theatrical producer and race-track aficionado who brought hits like ‘Big River,’ ‘Angels in America’ and...

May 13, 2009

Levine Foundation gives Charlotte Symphony $25,000

Levine hopes gift will spur more giving as orchestra begins fund drive

May 13, 2009

Honolulu Symphony needs funds for recovery plan

Orchestra must address underlying issues in addition to seeking donations

May 13, 2009

Florida Grand Opera cancels Superstar Concert Series

Series lost more than $250,000 due to weak sales and fundraising

May 13, 2009

Pittsburgh Symphony China-bound

In Sunday’s (5/10) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Andrew Druckenbrod writes, “It has been 22 years since the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra traveled to China, but its upcoming concert tour to the...

May 12, 2009

Barenboim, Boulez present Mahler cycle to rival Wagner’s “Ring”

Staatskapelle Berlin performing nine Mahler symphonies and more at Carnegie Hall

May 13, 2009

Newark Symphony Hall hopes to raise $40 million for renovations

Public invited to “reimagine” illustrious city-owned venue

May 12, 2009

Salonen cancels engagements due to back trouble

Replaced by Zinman in series of New York Philharmonic concerts

May 12, 2009

Eight Sacramento Youth Symphony alumni return

Celebrating Neumann’s 30th year leading orchestra

May 12, 2009