Category: Media View

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Omaha Symphony’s conductor symposium

Sixteen young maestros participate in 3-day event 

June 3, 2009

South Florida impresario confronts shifting cultural landscape

Judy Drucker down but not out 

June 3, 2009

Chicago Symphony’s Dvorák festival

In the Sunday (5/31) edition of the Chicago Tribune, John von Rhein previews the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s three-week Dvorák Festival, which begins on Wednesday. “Audiences will be able...

June 2, 2009

Toronto critic assesses Pittsburgh Symphony and its music director

Orchestra a “point of civic pride” 

June 2, 2009

New York City Opera’s $11 million deficit

Dropping sales, increased costs for 2007-08 

June 2, 2009

Celebrating Broadway’s orchestrators

The artists and arrangers behind the musical’s distinctive sound 

June 2, 2009

Plumbing the mystery of concert coughing

Theories and advice abound on perpetual problem 

June 2, 2009

DC Youth Orchestra’s small-budget victories

Ambitious program aims to be affordable

June 1, 2009

Music and politics in the West Bank

In a hostile climate, study and performance of Western music persist 

June 1, 2009

Falletta addresses topic of women on the podium

Says support from industry is still needed 

June 1, 2009