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The Pain and Insight of Innocence

June 24, 2024 | Thomas May, Musical America
SAN FRANCISCO—A year after Kaija Saariaho’s death at the age of 70, her final opera, Innocence , received its much-anticipated American debut this month at San Francisco Opera. The work’s reputation as a harrowing and innovative … »Read

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Another, Perhaps Smoother Exit for Jaap

June 24, 2024 | Taylor Grant, Musical America
Over the past few weeks Jaap van Zweden has been busy concluding his concurrent tenures as music director of both the New York and Hong Kong philharmonic orchestras. His final concerts in New York in May precede a summer tour of China with the … »Read

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New Podium Occupants in UK, Austria, Germany

June 24, 2024 | Susan Elliott, Musical America
Edwin Outwater, music director of the San Francisco Conservatory since 2020 , is to be principal guest conductor of the BBC Concert Orchestra effective September 1, alongside Chief Conductor Anna Maria Helsing. He first led the group in 2022 when … »Read

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Welsh National Op Musicians Threaten Strike

June 24, 2024 | Sarah Shay, Musical America
In the coming weeks, musicians of the Welsh National Opera who are members of the Musicians’ Union will be voting on whether to undertake labor action against plans to make the orchestra part-time and cut pay by 15 percent. “This is a … »Read

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Scottish Arts Groups Brace for Funding Cuts

June 24, 2024 | Anthony Brown, Musical America
Ominous talk of a potential spending squeeze is causing alarm among Scotland’s cultural institutions, which are already contending with ten years of standstill funding in the face of Brexit, the pandemic, inflation, and a cost-of-living … »Read

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LA Phil Principal Viola to Chicago

June 21, 2024 | Susan Elliott, Musical America
Teng Li, current principal viola of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, is to take the same post with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO). She won the audition in May of 2023, and was officially offered the job the following September by Riccardo … »Read




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