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Berlin Philharmonic releases concert-streaming app

The Berlin Philharmonic has launched an app that allows users to stream performances from its Digital Concert Hall to their mobile devices or through Apple TV. In...

February 14, 2013

NEC to live-stream Afghanistan National Institute of Music events during Boston visit

The New England Conservatory of Music in Boston has announced that it will live-stream two events on February 14 during the Afghanistan National Institute of Music’s residency...

February 13, 2013

KidZNotes to co-host free sessions for professionals about El Sistema

KidZNotes, a nonprofit that provides free instruments and music lessons to children in Durham, North Carolina, will host “Take a Stand: Supporting Social Change Through Music,” on...

February 12, 2013

Buffalo Philharmonic’s 2013-14 season

The Buffalo Philharmonic has released details of its 2013-14 season, which opens on September 18 at Kleinhans Music Hall with Music Director JoAnn Falletta leading Stravinsky’s Firebird...

February 11, 2013

Baltimore Symphony’s Dan Trahey featured at TEDxBaltimore

Daniel Trahey, artistic director of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s OrchKids year-round afterschool music program, was a featured speaker at TEDxBaltimore’s January 25 event at Morgan State University...

February 8, 2013

New CulturePath initiative invites arts groups to co-sponsor events

CulturePath, a new collaborative funding and presenting platform for the performing and cultural arts, is inviting orchestras to participate, with the goal of bringing together organizations to...

February 7, 2013

Chicago Sinfonietta launches free monthly panel discussion on music business

The Chicago Sinfonietta has announced the launch of a free panel discussion series, “The Art of Business: Making a Living from Your Music,” to be offered monthly...

February 6, 2013

Annapolis Symphony launches “Music Heals” program

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra in Maryland has launched “Music Heals,” a new health-and-wellness program that will partner with local community organizations such as healthcare facilities and schools...

February 6, 2013

Louisiana Philharmonic expands live concert streaming

For its January 23 “Envisioning Louisiana” program at the St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans’s historic French Quarter, the Louisiana Philharmonic’s live web stream was broadcast live...

February 5, 2013

Sistema Fellows now accepting applications for 2013-14

The Sistema Fellows Program, based at New England Conservatory in Boston, is accepting applications for its 2013-14 postgraduate training program for musicians and music educators interested in...

February 4, 2013