Fort Worth Symphony’s socially distanced “America Strong” farewell concert for Music Director Harth-Bedoya

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“The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra is presenting the ‘America Strong’ concert this Fourth of July at Dickies Arena—its first concert in more than three months,” writes Bryan Mena in...

June 30, 2020

St. Louis Symphony musicians’ outdoor concerts, organized by orchestra’s associate principal horn

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“I hadn’t realized just how starved I was for live music until the concert began,” writes Sarah Bryan Miller in Friday’s (6/26) St. Louis Post-Dispatch. “The venue was a...

June 30, 2020

Vermont Symphony names Cape Town Opera’s Elise Brunelle as executive director

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“The Vermont Symphony Orchestra has named the managing director of an opera company in South Africa as its new executive director,” reads an unsigned Sunday (6/28) Associated Press article....

June 30, 2020

In NYC, all Broadway theaters to remain shuttered through the end of the year

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“Broadway will remain closed for at least the rest of this year, and many shows are signaling that they do not expect a return to the stage until late...

June 30, 2020

Pacific Symphony’s “Ellis Island” performance on public television, July 3

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The Pacific Symphony’s 2017 performance of Peter Boyer’s Ellis Island: The Dream of America will be broadcast on PBS on July 3 at 9 p.m. PT. Music Director Carl...

June 30, 2020

Elgin Youth Symphony artistic director adds new title: education conductor at Elgin Symphony Orchestra

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The Elgin Symphony Orchestra in Illinois has named MATTHEW SHEPPARD as education conductor. Sheppard is currently artistic director of the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra, a role he will retain....

June 30, 2020

Dallas Symphony Association names Cece Smith as board chair elect

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CECE SMITH has been appointed chairman of the Dallas Symphony Association, effective in fall 2021. Smith has served on the DSA Executive Board and Board of Governors since 2004,...

June 30, 2020

Bakersfield Symphony musicians’ July 4th band concert to be broadcast and streamed on multiple platforms

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“The Bakersfield Municipal Band, commonly referred to as the ‘Beale Park Band,’ will perform a Fourth of July concert that will be streamed on multiple social media pages and...

June 30, 2020