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Dallas County’s Arts Community Alliance, supporting area groups in the return of live performances

“Terry Loftis’ calendar is full of arts events for the first time since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic … a welcome change for TACA’s President and Executive Director,”...

August 2, 2022

Charlotte Symphony’s new VP of development: Shayne Doty

“The Charlotte Symphony has hired Shayne Doty as vice president of development beginning Aug. 1,” states an unsigned article in Thursday’s (7/28) Business Today (Cornelius, NC). “Doty will lead...

August 2, 2022

MusicAeterna conductor Teodor Currentzis to launch touring international orchestra

“The conductor Teodor Currentzis, who has faced scrutiny since the start of the war in Ukraine because of his ties to a state-owned bank in Russia, announced on Monday...

August 2, 2022

Cincinnati Symphony and CCM announce Diversity Fellowship Program achievements 

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music have announced recent successes of its CSO/CCM Diversity Fellowship Program, established in 2015 with a grant from The Mellon Foundation. Four CSO/CCM...

August 2, 2022

Pianist Lara Downes and Philadelphia Orchestra to perform music by Florence Price and Billy Strayhorn

“ ‘The stories of Black artists are about hopes and inspirations,’ says pianist Lara Downes, who performs as soloist with the Philadelphia Orchestra on Thursday, August 4 at Saratoga...

August 1, 2022

Reno Philharmonic Music Director Laura Jackson: pushing boundaries, taking action

“As women continue to gain traction as trailblazers within industries, women in niche markets like orchestra conductors are just beginning to break the glass ceilings,” writes Cheryl Robinson in...

August 1, 2022

Opinion: Roanoke Symphony heads into 70th year in 2022-23 with optimism

“As David Stewart Wiley reflected on his 25th season as conductor and music director of Roanoke Symphony Orchestra, he had a lot to be thankful for—especially for the support...

August 1, 2022

New concertmaster, principal bassoon, and more at Detroit Symphony

“The Detroit Symphony has appointed Robyn Bollinger, noted free-lance and former member of the Boston-based chamber group A Far Cry, to be its next concertmaster,” writes Susan Elliott in...

August 1, 2022

Touring Ukrainian Freedom Orchestra to be subject of BBC film

“A new BBC film will follow the story of the Ukrainian Freedom Orchestra which was formed against the backdrop of the war,” writes Naomi Clarke in Friday’s (7/29) Independent...

August 1, 2022

Buffalo Philharmonic to honor composer and conductor Lukas Foss at Carnegie Hall

The Buffalo Philharmonic will perform at Carnegie Hall on October 3 in a tribute concert to Lukas Foss (1922-2009) honoring the composer and conductor’s 100th anniversary. Music Director JoAnn...

August 1, 2022