Category: Media View

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Thirty years after Stern’s visit, classical music booming in China

Beijing to honor violinist in October

July 6, 2009

Donnellan evokes American pastime with new instrument

National Symphony violinist’s YouTube video a smash hit

July 6, 2009

Summer cancellations hurt Bay-Atlantic Symphony’s promotional strategy

July 4th concert cancelled due to city budget

July 6, 2009

Japan and Australia planning cultural Olympics

Utopia Project would be biennial affair

July 6, 2009

St. Louis Symphony reports attendance and revenue increase for 2008-09

A report in Thursday’s (7/2) St. Louis Business Journal states, “The Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra‘s revenue increased 15 percent for the 2008-2009 season compared to last year. ......

July 2, 2009

United Arts grant could keep opera alive in Orlando

$200,000 in funds contingent on Orlando Philharmonic’s decision to produce opera

July 2, 2009

Chief executives at nonprofits take pay cuts

Effort to ease budgets in tough economy

July 2, 2009

Critic’s role is to foster debate

Engaging with the arts goes beyond passive consumption

July 2, 2009

Thomas Jefferson, a devoted amateur musician

Founding father was an avid fan of Corelli and Haydn

July 2, 2009

Free Long Island Philharmonic concert cancelled due to lack of government funds

In Wednesday’s (7/1) Newsday, Steve Parks reports, “The on-again, off-again free Philharmonic concert July 18 in Heckscher State Park is off again, thanks to Albany. ...

July 1, 2009