NEWS ROUNDUP


Reviews

Morton Subotnick Officiates at the Live Premiere of His Recorded Milestone

July 27, 2017 | Bruce Hodges, MusicalAmerica.com
In the late 1950s, composer Morton Subotnick was working on a score for a version of King Lear , and dreamed of a new way of making music, using the latest technology. That led to meeting Don Buchla (1936-2016), a pioneering electronic instrument … » Read
 

Industry News

Woman Arrested for Wrecking Ex-husband's String Collection

July 27, 2017 | MusicalAmerica.com
A woman who in 2014 ravaged her husband’s string-instrument holdings, said to be worth up to $1 million, has finally been arrested. Midori Kawamiya, 34, the former wife of Daniel Olsen Chen, 62, was arrested on July 25th on her return to … » Read
 

People in the News

New Director for Seoul Metropolitan Opera

July 27, 2017 | MusicalAmerica.com
Lee Kyung-jae, 44, is to be the sixth new director of the Seoul Metropolitan Opera, est. 1985, based at the Sejong Center for the Performing Arts. He starts August 1, and his experience includes directing the company’s "Opera Matinee" … » Read
 

People in the News

Recent Artistic Personnel Moves at the Minnesota Orchestra

July 27, 2017 | Susan Elliott, MusicalAmerica.com
A number of new and renewed appointments/promotions have been announced by the Minnesota Orchestra in recent weeks. Rebecca Albers [pictured], assistant principal viola since 2010, has moved up to the position of principal; she takes over the … » Read
 

People in the News

New President, New Business Model for the Cleveland Institute

July 27, 2017 | MusicalAmerica.com
Paul Hogle must be doing something right. Hogle, whose background is primarily in strategic development and fundraising but not academia, has been president of the Cleveland Institute of music for just one year. Yet he has already brought new … » Read
 

People in the News

Jury Awards $9.4 million to Producer Quincy Jones

July 27, 2017 | Brian Melley
(LOS ANGELES) — A jury on Wednesday found that Michael Jackson's estate owes Quincy Jones $9.4 million in royalties and production fees from "Billie Jean," ''Thriller" and more of the superstar's biggest hits. The award from a Los Angeles … » Read
 
 

»More News


WHO'S BLOGGING

 

WHO ELSE IS BLOGGING

Law and Disorder by GG Arts Law

Career Advice by Legendary Manager Edna Landau

Munich Times by Andrew Powell

An American in Paris by Frank Cadenhead

NOTED ENDEAVORS
Interviews with musicians who have successfully created their own opportunities.

Read more about this video

 

 

PROFESSIONAL
   GROWTH

ADVERTISEMENT

»

NETWORK

ADVERTISEMENT

»

Updates to artist manager rosters

»

RENT A PHOTO

Search Musical America's archive of photos from 1900-1992.

 

»BROWSE & SEARCH ARCHIVE