Category: Media View

Breaking news, feature articles, opinion pieces, and reports on orchestras and the cultural scene from U.S. and international media outlets. For more, visit About the Hub.

Baltimore radio station to give free airtime to area arts

Baltimore Symphony to be subject of WYPR’s first “vignette”

March 31, 2009

Cleveland Orchestra’s 2009-10 season

Designed for leaner times, but still adventurous

March 31, 2009

Kalamazoo Symphony announces 2009-10 season

Audience participation and return of semi-staged operas

March 31, 2009

Adventurous British label NMC commissions 96 new works

Twentieth anniversary to be marked by recording and four days of performances

March 31, 2009

Palestinian youth orchestra closed down after performance for Holocaust survivors

Parents say refugee children exploited for political issue

March 31, 2009

Obituary: Oscar-winning composer Maurice Jarre, 84

Three Academy Awards, including for “Lawrence of Arabia” and “Dr. Zhivago” scores

March 31, 2009

Detroit Symphony loses $300,000 in funding from Chrysler

“Three of Detroit’s leading arts organizations took another financial hit this week when the Chrysler Foundation announced it would not renew its annual gifts in 2009,” writes Lawrence...

March 30, 2009

Reno Philharmonic names Jackson to music director post

Orchestra’s first female leader is already bursting with ideas

March 30, 2009

Minnesota Orchestra makes cuts

Salary reductions and elimination of four staff positions

March 30, 2009

Three generations to perform with DeKalb Symphony

More nurture rather than nature as music a big part of family life

March 30, 2009