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UK Three Choirs Fest Dampened by 'Racist' Comments

September 19, 2014 | MusicalAmerica.com from The Telegaph
In a story just now hitting the media, the staid tradition of Britain’s annual Three Choirs Festival, whose origins date to 1715, was interrupted last summer when one of the host conductors offended a visiting German choir by imitating … »Read
 

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Runnicles Defends ASO Musicians--Loudly

September 19, 2014 | Susan Elliott, MusicalAmerica.com
Robert Spano and Donald Runnicles, music director and principal guest conductor of the Atlanta Symphony, have already spoken out publically in a plea to keep the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra up and running. (ASO management—aka the … »Read
 

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An Elite Young Artist Program with $$ to Spare

September 17, 2014 | Rebecda Schmid, MusicalAmerica.com
BERLIN—In an age of globalization, it’s especially important for artists to expand their horizons as widely as possible. Gone are the days of geo-local competition and national schools of interpretation. The Kempinski Young Artist … »Read
 

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A Yes Vote in Scotland--How Will It Affect Classical Groups?

September 16, 2014 | MusicalAmerica.com from The Guardian
Glasgow-based music critic Kate Molleson considers the effects on Scotland’s classical music scene if Scots vote to secede from the United Kingdom on Thursday. She opines that such a scenario wouldn’t change things much for most … »Read
 

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New Market for Artists: Senior Centers

September 15, 2014 | Nicholas Beard, MusicalAmerica.com
The artist-in-residence concept is hardly new; schools and arts organizations have long affiliated themselves with individuals or ensembles, both as teachers and as practitioners of their particular craft, from chefs and visual artists to string … »Read
 

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'Massive' Klinghoffer Protest Planned for Met Opening Night

September 15, 2014 | Susan Elliott, MusicalAmerica.com
For the second year in a row, the Metropolitan Opera will be the site of protests on opening night. Last year it was LGTB groups against the evening’s conductor, Valery Gergiev, for his expressed solidarity with Vladmir Putin’s policy … »Read
 
 

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