Category: Media View

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Obituary: UC Berkeley arts presenter Betty Connors, 92

Brought high-profile artists to campus for 35 years

June 18, 2009

Fleezanis’s 20 years with Minnesota Orchestra

In the Saturday (6/13) Star Tribune (Minneapolis), Kim Ode interviews Jorja Fleezanis on the eve of her final bow as concertmaster with the Minnesota Orchestra, who departs “after...

June 17, 2009

New music director named at Wichita Symphony

Hege to succeed Sewell at start of 2010-11 season 

June 17, 2009

Charleston Symphony harpist named interim executive director

Kathleen Wilson also a community leader and marathon swimmer 

June 17, 2009

Dallas Symphony’s Latino Festival

De la Parra conducts Brazilian, Argentinian works 

June 17, 2009

Ojai’s typically wide-ranging palette

Eighth blackbird helms 2009 festival 

June 17, 2009

In China with Iván Fischer and the National Symphony

Interim chief conductor reflects on the state of symphony orchestras 

June 17, 2009

Dallas Symphony reports record ticket sales

In the June 12 edition of Dallas Business Journal, Joyce Tsai reports, “Symphony orchestras across the country have been among the arts organizations hardest hit by the current...

June 16, 2009

E-marketing to the “cool” crowd

Arts groups increasingly drawn to social media, Ohio survey finds 

June 16, 2009

Arts participation by adults and children declines

Two national surveys are released 

June 16, 2009