Category: Media View

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Distributing Minnesota arts funds

House and Senate offer different plans for dividing money from tax provision

May 18, 2009

Baldwin to join New York Philharmonic’s Hanoi trip

An Associated Press report published on Thursday (5/14) states, “Actor Alec Baldwin says he’ll travel to Hanoi with the New York Philharmonic when it makes its Vietnam debut...

May 15, 2009

Smith thinks back on ten years with Richmond Symphony

Orchestra has come a long way during music director’s tenure

May 15, 2009

Charlotte Symphony to feature up-and-comers in 2009-10

Perick’s final season as music director

May 15, 2009

Study reports increase in online giving

Drop in average gift amount offset by 43% spike in number of gifts

May 15, 2009

Obituary: San Francisco Symphony cellist Peter Shelton, 54

Cellist’s warm sound and expressiveness a hallmark

May 15, 2009

Rattle extends contract with Berlin Philharmonic through 2018

Wednesday (5/13) Agence France Presse reports, “Britain’s Simon Rattle said Wednesday that he would remain the chief conductor of the world-renowned Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra until 2018, at a...

May 14, 2009

Oakland East Bay Symphony explores race relations

Forum at downtown center uses orchestra’s Otello performance as springboard

May 14, 2009

Art Institute of Chicago opens Renzo Piano-designed space

New Modern Wing to host League Conference events

May 14, 2009

Pittsburgh Civic Orchestra celebrates 50th anniversary

Performance of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony to mark the occasion

May 14, 2009