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Marilyn Rosen forms new agency booking acts for orchestras

Marilyn Rosen, the longtime manager of the Symphony Division of the Boston-based booking and management agency Ted Kurland Associates, has formed her own agency, “Marilyn Rosen Presents.”...

April 29, 2013

Youth Orchestra of Greater Columbus fundraiser, with local celebrities and voting

This month the Youth Orchestra of Greater Columbus in Georgia has been conducting “Maestro for a Moment,” in which three candidates from the community are vying for...

April 30, 2013

Cincinnati Symphony’s “One City, One Symphony” to air on public TV

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra’s performance of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, recorded last November at Music Hall as part of its “One City, One Symphony” project, is slated to...

April 26, 2013

Boston musical organizations respond to Marathon bombings

The Boston Symphony Orchestra, Boston University’s College of Fine Arts, and the New England Conservatory are among the Boston arts institutions responding to the Boston Marathon bombings....

April 26, 2013

Bard’s Fisher Center to celebrate 10 years with “monumental” Mahler concert

The Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year, with April 26 and 27 concerts of...

April 25, 2013

Cleveland Orchestra and Cleveland Museum collaborate for “California Masterworks”

As part of a collaboration with the Cleveland Museum, The Cleveland Orchestra will perform two “California Masterworks” concerts at the museum’s Gartner Auditorium featuring pieces by ......

April 24, 2013

Make Music New York adds Rikers Island program for 2013 festival

Make Music New York, the annual daylong festival in New York City, has announced plans for its seventh season, with a complete schedule of events to be...

April 22, 2013

“Rite” celebrations in Boston, Spartanburg, and Washington, D.C.

Among the many orchestral celebrations of the centennial of Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring this season are upcoming events in Boston by New England Conservatory’s Philharmonia; in South...

April 23, 2013

NEA and Brookings Institution release “Creative Communities” economic study

The National Endowment for the Arts has announced the publication of Creative Communities: Art Works in Economic Development, produced in partnership with the Brookings Institution. The 225-page...

April 19, 2013

Fairfax Symphony to expand programs in 2013-14

The Fairfax Symphony Orchestra in Virginia has announced details of its 2013-14 season, during which it will expand from six to seven Masterworks programs and will inaugurate...

April 18, 2013