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Major Labels Sue Pandora for Copyright Infringment

April 18, 2014 | Associated Press
Major record labels are suing Internet radio giant Pandora for copyright infringement for using songs recorded before 1972 without paying license fees. [The suit also appies to classical recordings issued before 1972.] The labels, including … »Read
 

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San Diego Opera Board Prez Quits

April 18, 2014 | Susan Elliott, MusicalAmerica.com
At a meeting local media outlets have described as “chaotic,” the board of directors of the San Diego Opera gathered yesterday afternoon to discuss the company’s future. There was no move to postpone the current end of … »Read
 

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AGMA Chief Tells Met, 'You Must Be Kidding'

April 18, 2014 | MusicalAmerica.com
In the latest pre-negotiations sabre rattling, the Metropolitan Opera has filed a charge with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) against the American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA) for inviting the media to the negotiations between AGMA … »Read
 

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Salvage Plan for San Diego Calls for New Leadership

April 17, 2014 | MusicalAmerica.com
A committee of the San Diego Opera board headed by Carol Lazier, the woman who contributed $1 million on April 4 to keep the company running until the end of the month, has a plan to save the company. They will present it today at the meeting of … »Read
 

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No Partying for the Minnesotans

April 16, 2014 | MusicalAmerica.com
In a good year, the Minnesota Orchestra’s annual gala has been known to gross as much as $1 million. But one could hardly call this year a good one for the orchestra, which is still struggling to get back on track after the 16-month … »Read
 

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Draft Day Soundtrack Prompts AFM Protests

April 16, 2014 | Nicholas Beard, MusicalAmerica.com
Musicians on both sides of the pond are fighting for their livelihoods. According to the Associated Press, the five players in the London production of War Hors e have lost a court injunction against the National Theater to delay their being laid … »Read
 
 

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