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The Toronto Symphony Orchestra faces triple jeopardy: Knelman – Toronto Star says:

Toronto Star
The Toronto SymphonyOrchestrafaces triple jeopardy: Knelman
Toronto Star
Is there a way forward for the Toronto SymphonyOrchestrain the aftermath of its current case of triple jeopardy? That's the big question confronting its board of directors. For the third time in less than two decades, the TSO is in crisis mode with

The Chamber Orchestra of Crafty Guitarists – Wortfm says:

The ChamberOrchestraof Crafty Guitarists
8 O'Clock Buzz host Jonathan Zarov interviews Biff Blumfumgagnge (in person) and Dev Ray (by phone) who are members of the ChamberOrchestraof Crafty Guitarists. Biff Blumfumgagnge has been onstage as a musician and actor in Madison, WI since …

Cape Youth Orchestra Spring Concert – News says:

Cape YouthOrchestraSpring Concert News
The Cape Conservatory brings together the brightest, most passionate young players from across Southeastern Mass to form the YouthOrchestraprogram. Established in 2011, the goal of this Cape-wide youthorchestrais to unite young aspiring musicians

New hope emerges in fight to keep Hardin-Simmons University orchestra playing – says:
New hope emerges in fight to keep Hardin-Simmons Universityorchestraplaying
In a video published by the HSU on Friday afternoon, Hall said the school has set up an endowment designed to save theorchestra. It's got a pretty hefty price tag, though, as theorchestraprogram and the music department faculty needed to run it are

After 50 years, Columbus Symphony Orchestra trumpeter plans to retire – says:
After 50 years, Columbus SymphonyOrchestratrumpeter plans to retire
COLUMBUS (WCMH)–Imagine doing what you love every day for 50 years and getting paid for it–not a bad gig! That's exactly what life has been like for trumpet player Tom Battenberg. He started with the Columbus SymphonyOrchestraback in 1966 and has …

Review: Met Opera Orchestra Strikes an Emotional Note – New York Times says:

New York Times
Review: Met OperaOrchestraStrikes an Emotional Note
New York Times
A palpable sense of occasion hung over Carnegie Hall on Thursday evening for a MetOrchestraconcert, though it was hard to define precisely what the occasion was. It was either James Levine's penultimate outing as music director of the Metropolitan …
Levine leads METOrchestrain a moving, valedictory “Pathetique”New York Classical Review

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