Category: Media View

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Arts participation by adults and children declines

Two national surveys are released 

June 16, 2009

Grant Park Music Festival’s season-opener

Kalmar’s “uniform strength and quality” on display 

June 16, 2009

Colorado Symphony’s “discreet” music director hunt

Orchestra ponders successor to Kahane 

June 16, 2009

Pro Musica Hebraica project enters second year

Writer/co-founder Charles Krauthammer discusses goals 

June 16, 2009

Lorin Maazel reflects on life, looks to new adventures

Maestro “gimlet-eyed” on eve of retirement from NY Philharmonic 

June 15, 2009

Kunzel’s busy schedule, despite cancer treatments

In the Sunday (6/14) edition of The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio), Janelle Gelfand speaks to Erich Kunzel, conductor of the Cincinnati Pops, about keeping up with multiple music engagements...

June 15, 2009

Von Rhein praises Chicago Symphony’s Dvorak concerts

Mark Elder has Czech music “in his blood” 

June 15, 2009

Delfs’s final concerts with Milwaukee Symphony

Send-off with Mahler’s “Symphony of a Thousand” 

June 15, 2009

Toronto Symphony’s all-ABBA-songs concert

Terauds asks, “Where’s the harm?” 

June 15, 2009

New York Philharmonic names Parr as chairman

In today’s (6/12) New York Times, Daniel Wakin reports that investment banker Gary W. Parr has been named as the New York Philharmonic’s next chairman, effective in September....

June 12, 2009