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Slatkin wraps up tenure at Nashville Symphony

In Thursday’s (6/18) Nashville Scene, Russell Johnston writes, “When Kenneth Schermerhorn died in 2005, after more than two decades at the helm of the Nashville Symphony Orchestra, the...

June 19, 2009

Ocala Symphony names Wardell music director

University of Florida conductor to begin in 2009-10

June 22, 2009

Boulez wins Inamori Foundation’s Kyoto Prize

Composer and conductor is laureate in arts and philosophy category

June 19, 2009

Berlin Philharmonic names Hoffmann director

German television producer will begin in 2010

June 19, 2009

Halladay wins Virginia Parker Prize

Canada Council for the Arts awards saxophonist $25,000

June 19, 2009

Opera Grand Rapids breaks ground on new facility

Official opening of Betty Van Andel Opera Center planned for February 2010

June 19, 2009

Obituary: San Francisco Symphony’s Lawrence Granger, 57

Cellist premiered works as soloist and active as chamber musician

June 19, 2009

Atlanta Symphony hall to be highlight of new Woodruff Center

Executive committee approves 25-year plan

June 18, 2009

Cleveland Youth Orchestra tours Boston area

Region’s history and love of music a big draw for young ensemble

June 18, 2009

Chicago Symphony announces 2009-10 MusicNow offerings

Contemporary composers and a birthday celebration

June 18, 2009