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North Carolina Symphony lowers salaries

17 percent decrease in musician pay among cost-saving measures

July 15, 2009

Van Cliburn Foundation president announces retirement

Rodzinski to step down after leading piano competition for 23 years

July 15, 2009

Will HD screenings replace live Met Opera summer offerings?

Economy a factor in decision to scale back outdoor series

July 15, 2009

Study: music helps post-surgery recovery

Patients exposed to music ready for release 5 hours sooner

July 15, 2009

Boston Landmarks Orchestra making a name

In Saturday’s (7/11) Patriot-Ledger (Quincy, Massachusetts), Keith Powers writes, “ ‘There is a synergy between site and sound,’ says Boston Landmarks Orchestra conductor Charles Ansbacher, ‘and we want...

July 14, 2009

British music school graduates face a tough market

Even with quality training, economy and competition difficult

July 14, 2009

PNC Arts Alive gives $5 million to Philadelphia arts groups

Kimmel Center and Bay Atlantic Symphony among 23 grant recipients

July 14, 2009

Possible strike puts Bayreuth season opener in danger

Festival due to begin July 25 with Tristan und Isolde

July 14, 2009

Concert Review: Bach’s solo suites at Manchester Art Gallery

Zaha Hadid Architects created acoustically vibrant space in gallery

July 14, 2009

Obituary: British conductor Edward Downes, 85

Champion of Prokofiev and Verdi ends life with wife after both struggled with health

July 14, 2009