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Globe-trotting among high-profile conductors

Raises artistic profile, but also concerns about spreading too thin 

March 11, 2009

Grand Rapids Symphony staff take pay cuts

Three percent cut for most, five percent cut for senior staff 

March 11, 2009

University of Missouri School of Music gets $1 million

Sinquefield’s gift to support student composers and new music ensemble 

March 11, 2009

MacArthur Foundation taps Gallucci as president

Georgetown dean to take over philanthropy June 30 

March 11, 2009

Philadelphia mayor supports arts

In Sunday’s (3/8) Philadelphia Inquirer, Joann Loviglio writes, “Arts and cultural organizations are often dismissed as a frivolity, the first to go when the budget ax swings even...

March 10, 2009

Pittsburgh Symphony lays off 9 staff members

Move will save orchestra $400,000 annually; musicians not affected 

March 10, 2009

Effects from Bernstein’s workroom head to Indiana

University music school to dedicate room to studio recreation 

March 10, 2009

Orchestra Kentucky preparing for cuts

Along with other arts institutions, told not to apply for city funding 

March 10, 2009

Composers get career boost at Cleveland State University

Resource center technology helps in copying music, printing and binding scores 

March 10, 2009

Las Vegas Philharmonic holds steady

In Friday’s (3/6) Las Vegas Sun, Kristen Peterson writes about the Las Vegas Philharmonic’s fight to stay alive. “Just before its Christmas concert, board members and executives of...

March 9, 2009