Boston Symphony Orchestra cancels live performances through spring 2021, adds digital content

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“The Boston Symphony Orchestra has officially canceled all of its planned live performances at Symphony Hall for the 2020-21 season, as the ongoing coronavirus pandemic keeps concert halls and...

October 19, 2020

Sydney Symphony’s scaled-down 2021 season to spotlight Australian composers, women conductors

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“The Sydney Symphony Orchestra has announced its 2021 season with a program of 75 concerts led by Chief Conductor Designate Simone Young, who takes up her Chief Conductor role...

October 19, 2020

U.S. arts groups get creative with virtual content, against harsh financial backdrop of pandemic

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“Recent weeks have seen the already painful situation facing live performance in the United States grow increasingly dire, with major companies along with Broadway somberly scrapping hope to re-open...

October 19, 2020

Practicing wind/brass instruments during COVID

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“Because the coronavirus is sent into the air by talking, coughing, and singing—any forcible exhalation of air through the pharynx—playing a woodwind or brass instrument would logically pose a...

October 19, 2020

Review: St. Louis Symphony’s socially distanced return to Powell Hall, a chamber program for audience of 100 people

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“As of Thursday night, music director Stéphane Denève and the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra returned to Powell Symphony Hall for a live concert,” writes Sarah Bryan Miller in Friday’s...

October 19, 2020

Obituary: Composer Jon Gibson, 80

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“Jon Gibson, a composer, multi-instrumentalist, visual artist and collaborative musician who had a profound effect on the creation and dissemination of what would come to be known as ‘minimalist’...

October 19, 2020

Young Concert Artists to live-stream season-opening event, Oct. 21

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Young Concert Artists will present a live-streamed performance on October 21 featuring three YCA alumni and five current YCA artists, live from the Kaufman Music Center’s Merkin Hall in...

October 19, 2020

Sponsored Webinar: “Women are Now Driving Philanthropy. Are Orchestras Engaging Them?”

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On Wednesday, October 21, the League of American Orchestras will present “Women are Now Driving Philanthropy. Are Orchestras Engaging Them?,” a sponsored webinar that is free for League members....

October 19, 2020