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Philadelphia Orchestra seeks $15 million to continue for next two seasons

In Saturday’s (9/19) Philadelphia Inquirer, Peter Dobrin reports, “Faced with a dire financial crisis, the leadership of the Philadelphia Orchestra plans to pass the hat among fellow board...

September 21, 2009

Pennsylvania imposes sales tax on cultural nonprofits

Tax revenue to support cultural fund, but redistribution unclear

September 21, 2009

Students lend an ear to Pasadena Symphony and Pops

New marketing video created by Art Center College of Design students

September 21, 2009

Toledo Symphony begins season with a bang: Mahler’s 3rd Symphony

Sanderling programs large-scale works to challenge orchestra

September 21, 2009

Artists’ end-of-life creations and performances can be moving

Efforts of Erich Kunzel, Shostakovich inspiring

September 21, 2009

Concert Review: Colorado Symphony premieres Thile’s Mandolin Concerto

28-year-old folk artist offers compelling work

September 21, 2009

Richmond Symphony helps open new CenterStage hall

“People were comparing Shostakovich’s ‘Festive Overture’ to champagne practically before the ink was dry on the pages back in 1954,” writes Angela Lehman-Rios in Sunday’s (9/13) Richmond Times-Dispatch....

September 18, 2009

Milwaukee arts groups stay positive

Symphony’s subscriptions lagging, but still encouraging given economy

September 18, 2009

Construction begins on new Kansas City Ballet home

Plan calls for completion concurrent with Kauffman Center

September 18, 2009

Obituary: Influential composer and teacher Leon Kirchner, 90

A follower of Schoenberg and mentor to John Adams

September 18, 2009