Category: Media View

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Violinist Faust debuts with Philadelphia Orchestra

36-year-old unfamiliar to Americans, moving onto the scene

May 28, 2009

Winona schools could shift orchestra program to after-school

New plan would cost parents $122-167 per student

May 28, 2009

Los Angeles classical station KUSC extends reach

Purchase of KESC will bring classical radio to San Luis Obispo

May 28, 2009

Prokofiev’s diaries chronicle trip to Italy and across Europe

Composer’s “sketches” detail his transition to adulthood

May 28, 2009

Charlotte Symphony names Warren-Green music director

In Wednesday’s (5/27) Charlotte Observer (North Carolina), Steven Brown reports, “A cheer went up from Charlotte Symphony players Tuesday when the orchestra’s board chair announced that Christopher Warren-Green...

May 27, 2009

Michigan Council for Arts imposes mid-year cuts

Grand Rapids Symphony among affected groups

May 27, 2009

Sir Colin Davis’s gift to London Symphony

Conductor calls for matching donations to meet £1m goal

May 27, 2009

Milan cathedral plans rooftop concert

First-ever performance to feature 60-piece orchestra and choir

May 27, 2009

Concert Review: Knussen leads Cleveland Orchestra

All-contemporary program features works by Knussen, Bedford, Read Thomas, and more

May 27, 2009

Collaborative solutions at Utah Symphony and Opera

In Monday’s (5/25) Salt Lake Tribune (Utah), David Burger writes, “The Utah Symphony was born in 1940 during the Great Depression as a Works Project Administration group, so...

May 26, 2009