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Jasper Parrott Named Artist Mgr of the Year by ABO

January 30, 2015 | Robert Egerton, MusicalAmerica.com
At its annual conference, the Association of British Orchestras – comparable to the Stateside's League of American Orchestras – announced the winners of the year’s ABO/Rhinegold Awards, which pertain to the preceding season … »Read
 

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Juilliard Gets $5 Million for Real-world Prep

January 23, 2015 | MusicalAmerica.com
The Juilliard School has received a grant of $5 million from trustee Michael E. Marks and his wife, Carol. The monies, which arrive on the heels of millions of dollars in gifts to the school last year, are to be used to strengthen the real-world … »Read
 

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University of Arizona School of Music Gets $20 Million

January 16, 2015 | Nicholas Beard, MusicalAmerica.com
The University of Arizona College of Fine Arts -- whose four divisions are music, dance, art, and theater, film, and television – will rename its school of music the Fred Fox School of Music. The new moniker is in recognition of the $20 … »Read
 

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Chicago Symphony Gets Another $2 Million

January 16, 2015 | Susan Elliott, MusicalAmerica.com
Much of the City of Chicago’s wealth continues to pour into the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s coffers. The latest is a $2 million pledge to endow the principal timpani position, held since 2013 by David Herbert (previously in the same … »Read
 

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Woodruff Arts Center Gets $6.6 M

January 14, 2015 | MusicalAmerica.com
The Woodruff Empire continues to move and shake the City of Atlanta. Having bestowed $38 million on it namesake’s arts center, the Robert W. Woodruff Foundation has essentially given the thumbs up to the other Coke family foundations to … »Read
 

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John Luther Adams Gets Schuman Prize

January 9, 2015 | MusicalAmerica.com
Columbia University School of the Arts has awarded its William Schuman Award to Musical America Composer of the Year John Luther Adams. He also received the Pulitzer Prize last year for his Become Ocean . “John Luther Adams' work … »Read
 
 

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