Orchestra Music News


Message to Germans Marching With Russian Orchestra – CounterPunch says:

Message to Germans Marching With RussianOrchestra
I was very pleased to learn from Wolfgang Lieberknecht that the people of your two towns in central Germany, Treffurt and Wanfried, will be marching together this week with anorchestrafrom Russia and a message of friendship in opposition to the new

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Weighing a Vote to Go on Strike – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth says:

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Fort Worth SymphonyOrchestraWeighing a Vote to Go on Strike
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Management of the Fort Worth SymphonyOrchestrasubmitted their last, best and final contract offer to the Symphony's musicians Wednesday, making no changes from a previous offer, the musicians' union says. After the musicians of the Symphony voted …
Another USorchestraheads for showdownSlipped Disc
Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra musicians ratify contract |
Fort Worth SymphonyOrchestramusicians reject proposed contractFort Worth Star Telegram
FOX 4 News –Loudoun Times-Mirror –
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Fairbanks Symphony Orchestra announces 2016-17 season – Fairbanks Daily News-Miner says:

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Fairbanks SymphonyOrchestraannounces 2016-17 season
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — Since its very humble beginnings in 1959, the Fairbanks SymphonyOrchestrahas established itself to be one of the premier musical ensembles in the state. Music Director Eduard Zilberkant, who was recently awarded the 2016 Mayors' Arts …
A Change of Seasons From Princeton SymphonyOrchestraPacket Online
ChamberOrchestraembraces new director and hosts first concertThe Ithacan
New Britain SymphonyOrchestrareturnsBristol Press –Broadway World –The Register-Guard
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Hear Elvis Presley’s ‘Wonder of You’ With Royal Philharmonic Orchestra – says:

VVN Music
Hear Elvis Presley's 'Wonder of You' With Royal PhilharmonicOrchestra
This October, Elvis Presley classics like “Suspicious Minds” and “A Big Hunk O' Love” will be reimagined with new, lavish orchestrations by the Royal PhilharmonicOrchestra. The classical treatment of The Wonder of You follows last year's If I Can Dream.
New Elvis Presley Album The Wonder Of You: Elvis Presley With The Royal PhilharmonicOrchestraTo Be Released …PR Newswire (press release)
Second Elvis Presley / Royal PhilharmonicOrchestraAlbum Coming in OctoberVVN Music
New Elvis Presley album released this OctoberWaterloo Chronicle
Entertainment Focus
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Musicians: Philadelphia Orchestra management’s initial offer is ‘regressive’ – says:

Musicians: PhiladelphiaOrchestramanagement's initial offer is 'regressive'
Musicians of the PhiladelphiaOrchestraare negotiating to regain their place as among the highest-paid members of U.S.orchestras, while management has offered minimal raises in talks over a new contract. Players called the initial five-year offer, …

St. Paul Chamber Orchestra announces European tour – Minneapolis Star Tribune says:

Minneapolis Star Tribune
St. Paul ChamberOrchestraannounces European tour
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Above: Solo violinist and SPCO Artistic partner Patricia Kopatchinskaja and SPCO Artistic Director and Principal Violin Kyu-Young Kim as they recorded theorchestra'snew “Death and the Maiden” project. Minnesota classical music-lovers have more …

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