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New York City Opera inks musicians’ contract

Two-year agreement helps get company back on track

June 11, 2009

Free events may attract future paying customers

Strong interest found among Bay Area theater audiences

June 11, 2009

Surprise! Survey says charitable giving fell in 2008

Arts and culture institutions experienced 6.4 percent drop

June 11, 2009

St. Louis Symphony finalizes new musicians’ contract

In Wednesday’s (6/10) Post-Dispatch (St. Louis), Sarah Bryan Miller reports that “the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra has a new contract that contains modest gains and no givebacks from...

June 10, 2009

Princeton Symphony names Milanov music director

Bulgarian conductor to begin July 1

June 10, 2009

Slatkin: Detroit Symphony needs summer festival

Music director hopes orchestra can stay at full strength

June 10, 2009

Milwaukee’s Marcus Center gets sponsorship from Harris Bank

Center’s tenants include Milwaukee Symphony, Ballet

June 10, 2009

National Arts Centre to cut up to 40 jobs

Centre hopes cuts will cover $3.8 million shortfall expected for next year

June 10, 2009

Charlotte Symphony raises $27,834 at season’s first outdoor concert

In Monday’s (6/8) Charlotte Observer (North Carolina), Steven Brown reports, “The crowd at the Charlotte Symphony’s first SouthPark concert of the year on Sunday responded to the orchestra’s...

June 9, 2009

Van Cliburn competition comes to thrilling finish

Judges award two gold medals for only second time ever

June 10, 2009