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Charles Ives studio exhibit to open in March

A replica of the studio where Charles Ives worked the last 40 years of his life is to set to open to the public on March 6 at the...

February 25, 2014

Recordings news, February 2014

Orchestras in California, Massachusetts, New York, and Texas are among those with recent recordings news. The American Composers Orchestra, based in New York City, has released its...

February 24, 2014

Rhode Island Philharmonic heads for 70th season in 2014-15

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra has announced eight programs for 2014-15, its 70th season, also the nineteenth season for Music Director Larry Rachleff. The season will open in...

February 21, 2014

Jesse Rosen gives speech in London on state of U.S. orchestra field

In London at the recent Association of British Orchestras Convention, Jesse Rosen, president and CEO of the League of American Orchestras, introduced a panel titled New Directions for Orchestras:...

February 19, 2014

Virginia Symphony becomes cultural partner at new community center

The Virginia Symphony Orchestra has announced a partnership with the Salvation Army’s new Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in Norfolk, Virginia, set to open the last weekend...

February 20, 2014

Van Cliburn memorial concert to be held Feb 27

The Cliburn organization has announced that it will host a free concert at Sundance Square Plaza in downtown Fort Worth, Texas, on February 27,...

February 18, 2014

Carnegie Hall exhibit includes original manuscripts of Beethoven, Mozart, other Viennese composers

In connection with its “Vienna: City of Dreams” citywide festival this winter, Carnegie Hall will display rare musical artifacts of Beethoven, Mozart, Schubert, Mahler, and Strauss at the...

February 14, 2014

League’s Essentials of Orchestra Management Seminar immerses participants in the orchestra field

Essentials of Orchestra Management, a 10-day intensive talent development program offered by the League of American Orchestras, takes place at the League’s New York offices from February 4 –...

February 13, 2014

Boston symposium on arts data and research: Feb. 12-13

February 11, 2014

Ann Arbor Symphony receives grant to perform at area farmers markets

The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra in Michigan has received a $50,000 grant from the Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan to support a three-year project called “A Taste...

February 12, 2014