Category: Industry Buzz

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Interactive NEA webinar to cover in-school arts education programs

The National Endowment for the Arts will host a live public webinar on August 27 discussing how in-school arts education programs affect student creativity, academics, and social...

August 21, 2014

Wisconsin Philharmonic’s “Northern Lights” 2014-15 season

The Wisconsin Philharmonic, based in Waukesha, has announced that its 2014-15 season will mark the bicentennial of the Norwegian Constitution (1814) as well as upcoming anniversaries of...

August 20, 2014

Annapolis Symphony’s “Star-Spangled” free Labor Day concert

At its free Labor Day Weekend concert on August 31, Maryland’s Annapolis Symphony Orchestra will mark the 200th anniversary of “The Star-Spangled Banner” with a performance featuring tenor Rolando...

August 19, 2014

New arts diploma offered by UPenn and National Arts Strategies

The University of Pennsylvania and National Arts Strategies, a nonprofit focused on leadership development, have partnered to offer a nine-month program in arts-and-culture strategy, launching in November 2014....

August 18, 2014

Enjoy the weekend!

The Hub is on a brief hiatus and will be back in full swing on Monday, August 18.

August 15, 2014

Montreal Symphony heads into third summer festival of 45-minute concerts

The Montreal Symphony Orchestra will kick off its third “La Virée Classique” (OSM Classical Spree) festival with a free open-air performance of Orff’s Carmina Burana on August...

August 14, 2014

Colorado Springs Philharmonic launches free-ticket program for young people

The Colorado Springs Philharmonic has launched Free for Kids, an initiative offering up to two free tickets for people ages 7 to 17, when accompanied by an adult with...

August 13, 2014

Symphony of Southeast Texas’s 2014-15 season

The Symphony of Southeast Texas, based in Beaumont, has announced details of its 2014-15 classical season under Music Director Chelsea Tipton II....

August 12, 2014

Cox and Patel chosen for Chicago Sinfonietta’s inaugural conducting fellowship program

The Chicago Sinfonietta has selected Roderick Cox and Sameer Patel as the first participants in its Project Inclusion Conducting Fellowship program. Under the program, Cox and Patel...

August 11, 2014

Marin Symphony receives $250K gift, reports surplus

The Marin Symphony in California is reporting a surplus for the fiscal year ended on June 30, 2014, during which it received an anonymous $250,000 unrestricted gift...

August 8, 2014