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Cleveland Orchestra fills out management ranks with appointment of new chief development officer – cleveland.com (blog)
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ClevelandOrchestrafills out management ranks with appointment of new chief development officer
cleveland.com (blog)
CLEVELAND, Ohio – One of two vacant senior management positions at the ClevelandOrchestrahas been filled. On Thursday, theorchestraannounced the appointment of Abby Mitchell as chief development officer, the post last held by Jon Limbacher, who …

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From wildly popular app to the orchestra, Pokémon are everywhere this week – The Intelligencer
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From wildly popular app to theorchestra, Pokémon are everywhere this week
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Last Sunday, I attended the “Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions” concert by the Pittsburgh SymphonyOrchestraat the Mann with my friend Abby. At the time, Pokémon Go was still so new that the only thing I had heard about it were some (hopefully) rumors

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An Opera Percussionist Traces Her Path ‘From Juilliard to the Orchestra Pit’ – NPR
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An Opera Percussionist Traces Her Path 'From Juilliard to theOrchestraPit'
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Patti Niemi has been a percussionist for the San Francisco OperaOrchestrasince 1992. She speaks with Fresh Air's Sam Briger about performance anxiety, muscle memory and her memoir, Sticking it Out. TERRY GROSS, HOST: This is FRESH AIR.

Much More Music to Come with The Cleveland Orchestra at Blossom – WKSU News
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Much More Music to Come with The ClevelandOrchestraat Blossom
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The ClevelandOrchestrahas kicked off its Blossom season, and WKSU's Vivian Goodman recently sat down with theorchestra'sartistic administrator Ilya Gidalevich for a preview of what's yet to come.

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra set to pop at Freedom Fest – La Crosse Tribune
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La Crosse SymphonyOrchestraset to pop at Freedom Fest
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La Crosse SymphonyOrchestramaestro Alexander Platt leads theorchestrathrough Richard Wagner's “Ride of the Valkyrie” at the 2013 Festival Foods Salute to the Fourth event in Onalaska. Theorchestra'ssummer pops concert returns with this year's …
Lineup announced for this year's Britt Classical FestivalGrants Pass Daily Courier (subscription)
Round Top Music Festival: 20 Questions With Carl St. ClairHouston Public Media

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Orchestra members each get $5K after philanthropist’s death – Sarasota Herald-Tribune
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Orchestramembers each get $5K after philanthropist's death
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The Detroit Free Press reports (http://on.freep.com/29J6Ohs ) that when Fisher's son, Phillip Fisher told theorchestraThursday at rehearsal there was a collective gasp in the room. The newspaper says there are 78 full-time musicians, meaning the gift
Music lover leaves $5000 to every player in theorchestraSlipped Disc
Late Marjorie Fisher Leaves $5000 Each for 78 Detroit SymphonyOrchestraMusiciansDeadline Detroit
Surprise! 78 DSO musicians each receive $5000 bequestDetroit Free Press

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