Category: Industry Buzz

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Survey: Arts leaders generally upbeat about the future

Southern Methodist University’s National Center for Arts Research in Dallas has released the results of its Arts Manager Sentiment Survey, which collected and analyzed arts leaders’ opinions...

July 8, 2013

South Carolina Philharmonic’s 2013-14 season to include partnerships with seven local charities

The South Carolina Philharmonic, based in Columbia, will partner with seven area nonprofits—one for each concert program—in 2013-14 to raise awareness and help raise funds for their causes...

July 2, 2013

Winnipeg Symphony reports $128K surplus for 2012-13

At its general meeting on June 26, Canada’s Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra announced results for its 2012-13 season, the orchestra’s 65th and the seventh for Music Director Alexander...

July 1, 2013

James Irvine Foundation announces $20 million in new grants

The James Irvine Foundation has announced 52 recipients of grants that support a variety of opportunities “for the people of California to participate in a vibrant, successful and...

June 28, 2013

Karina Canellakis chosen as next Taki Concordia Fellow

The Taki Concordia Conducting Fellowship announced that it has selected Karina Canellakis as its Fellow for the 2013-15 seasons. ...

June 27, 2013

MUSE/IQUE’s “Summer of Sound” in Pasadena

The Pasadena-based orchestra MUSE/IQUE has announced plans for a three-concert series, “Summer of Sound,” set to take place outdoors at Caltech’s Beckman Mall...

June 25, 2013

Carnegie Hall opens searchable digital archives to public

Carnegie Hall has announced the addition of a searchable internet database for its digital archives for the first 50 years of the hall’s history, the first time that information...

June 26, 2013

Seoul International Music Competition accepting applications

The application deadline is November 15 for pianists to enter the Seoul International Music Competition, which takes place from March 18 – 30, 2014 in Seoul, Korea....

June 24, 2013

NEA releases first Arts Data Profile about working artists

The National Endowment for the Arts has released “Equal Opportunity Data Mining: National Statistics about Working Artists,” a searchable online research tool ...

June 21, 2013

Cirque Musica launches North American arena tour

Cirque Musica, the presenter of circus-and-symphony hybrid concert programs, will open a North American arena tour on June 22 at the Dr. Pepper Arena in Frisco, Texas. The...

June 20, 2013