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Symphony in C offers free small-ensemble performances

Organizers hope chamber music will enliven public park

September 10, 2009

Austin’s Long Center resident companies contribute $43 million to local economy

Study shows impact of Austin Symphony, Lyric Opera, and Ballet Austin

September 10, 2009

Durham Symphony’s painted violin fund raiser

Organizers hope to double last year’s income

September 10, 2009

Petrenko extends contract with Royal Liverpool Philharmonic

Three-year extension keeps conductor in city through 2015

September 10, 2009

Obituary: famed trumpeter Fred Mills, 70

Founding member of American Symphony Orchestra and Canadian Brass

September 10, 2009

Pittsburgh Symphony gets $1 million from board chair

In Wednesday’s (9/9) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Andrew Druckenbrod reports, “Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra board members were treated to welcome news yesterday when board chairman Richard P. Simmons ended a meeting...

September 9, 2009

Arkansas Symphony begins transitional 2009-10 season

Conductor search and new executive director as orchestra faces economy

September 9, 2009

Black conductors make inroads at orchestras

Few African Americans, but Wilkins and others lead the way

September 9, 2009

Fakhouri begins first season with Greensboro Symphony

Conductor and composer grew up against backdrop of conflict

September 9, 2009

NPR’s “From The Top” turns 10

A decade offering an outlet for young musical talents

September 9, 2009