Hollywood Bowl’s summer of 2021: a joyful return of music

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“The most relevant maxim at the moment … is absence makes the heart grow fonder,” writes Mark Swed in Monday’s (10/4) Los Angeles Times. “This summer, when the lights...

October 7, 2021

New five-year contract for Houston Symphony musicians

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“The Houston Symphony continues to navigate a most unusual era, producing a viable and vibrant 2020-21 season despite necessary concessions to a pandemic that kept its music director an...

October 7, 2021

Detroit Symphony to perform first full-capacity concert at Orchestra Hall since 2020

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“The Detroit Symphony Orchestra is scheduled to hold its first full-capacity concert at Orchestra Hall since the start of the coronavirus pandemic,” reads an unsigned Tuesday (10/5) Associated Press...

October 7, 2021

Dallas Symphony to premiere Zwilich’s “Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg”

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“The late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg may have left her greatest mark on the law, but she was also a champion for classical music,” writes Tim Diovanni...

October 7, 2021

Sacramento Philharmonic and Opera promotes Giuliano Kornberg to executive director

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“Giuliano Kornberg will be the next executive director of the Sacramento Philharmonic & Opera, effective Feb. 1,” writes Sonya Sorich in Tuesday’s (10/5) Sacramento Business Journal (CA). “He will...

October 7, 2021

Philadelphia Orchestra ends white tie and tails, adopts new concert attire for musicians

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“As the Philadelphia Orchestra begins its new season this week, it does so with a major trespass of tradition: No more white tie and tails,” writes Peter Dobrin in...

October 7, 2021

Canton Symphony to open season, in person, with Brouwer, Stravinsky, Ibert, Haydn

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Ohio’s Canton Symphony Orchestra will launch its 2021-22 season on October 10 at Umstattd Hall, its first concert with an in-person audience since the pandemic. Music Director Gerhardt Zimmermann...

October 7, 2021