Category: Media View

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Rare recordings discovered at Brodsworth Hall

Visitor finds old 78s featuring performances by Caruso, Melba

July 24, 2009

National Symphony conductor to Tweet real-time program notes to Wolf Trap audiences

Wednesday (7/22) on his Baltimore Sun blog Clef Notes, Tim Smith writes, “This in from the NSO: Conductor Emil de Cou has prepared real-time program notes to Beethoven’s...

July 23, 2009

Louisville Orchestra launches new performance series

Free outdoor series at zoo cancelled, new door opens

July 23, 2009

Projecting the NEA’s future under Landesman

Soon-to-be-confirmed chairman could look to recent predecessors

July 23, 2009

Undercofler accepts professorship at Drexel University

Former Philadelphia Orchestra head will develop new arts administration institute

July 23, 2009

Chamber Music Society receives $213,000 from Ottawa government

Funds to help expand marketing and attract out-of-towners

July 23, 2009

Conductors share reasons for pursuing profession

In Tuesday’s (7/21) edition of the online magazine Miller-McCune, Tom Jacobs writes, “In movies, orchestra conductors tend to be portrayed as egomaniacs. But a new study of why...

July 22, 2009

A delay for release of Doctor Atomic Symphony CD release

Spelling error the cause

July 22, 2009

Baltimore Symphony cancel’s “Ask Your Mama” production

Scheduling conflicts for Jessye Norman-led program in 2009-10 schedule

July 22, 2009

Iraqi National Orchestra looks expand

Post-conflict hopes to build sponsorship and new venue

July 22, 2009