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Concert review: Springfield Symphony Orchestra welcomes guests ‘Home for the … – says:
Concert review: Springfield SymphonyOrchestrawelcomes guests 'Home for the
SPRINGFIELD – Some 1,997 patrons came “Home for the Follidays” on Saturday evening as the Springfield SymphonyOrchestraand Chorus and guest artists presented their annual holiday pops concert. First among the guests was conductor Bruce Hangen …

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – Crain’s Detroit Business says:

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Detroit SymphonyOrchestra
Crain’s Detroit Business
The settlement of a six-month musicians' strike, reportedly one of the longest in symphonyorchestrahistory, in April 2011 paved the way for the DSO to more broadly engage with audiences through community performances and educational initiatives.
All-French concert for Nottingham SymphonyOrchestraMansfield Chad

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School orchestras still make music – Gazettextra says:

Schoolorchestrasstill make music
Lake Geneva Middle School students Katie Hawley, left, and Izabella Prichard play the cello during a recent sixth-gradeorchestrapractice.Orchestrais a relative rarity in area schools, but at those where it is offered, an increasing number of

Camel City Orchestra to play variations on ‘Nut’ – Winston-Salem Journal says:

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Camel CityOrchestrato play variations on 'Nut'
Winston-Salem Journal
While UNC School of the Arts is in dress rehearsal for its 50th production of “The Nutcracker,” the Carolina Chamber Symphony Players' Winter Music Festival will present a first: The Camel City JazzOrchestraplaying Duke Ellington's entire “Nutcracker
Saskatoon jazz, classical musicians team up for 'unique' Nutcracker

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Review: After 15-year absence, Wichita Symphony Orchestra performs ‘Messiah’ – Wichita Eagle says:

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Review: After 15-year absence, Wichita SymphonyOrchestraperforms 'Messiah'
Wichita Eagle
The Wichita SymphonyOrchestrajoyously presented one of the landmark works of the classical music canon to a nearly full house Saturday night: George Frideric Handel's epic oratorio “Messiah.” At nearly 275 years old, Messiah is often described as the …
FloridaOrchestra, Master Chorale reunite to perform Handel's (blog)
New Jersey Symphony ChamberOrchestraTo Perform Handel's MessiahNew Jersey Stage
Seventy-fifth Cedar City performance of Handel's “Messiah” celebrates diamondKCSG

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Executive director/musician Janet Chen leading chamber orchestra to greater … – Columbus Dispatch says:

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Executive director/musician Janet Chen leading chamberorchestrato greater
Columbus Dispatch
Last month, on a Friday before the ProMusica ChamberOrchestra'sweekend concerts, the group's executive director was at her desk by 8 a.m. in theorchestra'sDiscovery District office. She tended to various administrative matters and worked ahead on …