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Orchestras try to find place in society – St. Cloud Times says:

Minneapolis Star Tribune
Orchestrastry to find place in society
St. Cloud Times
A rash of labor disputes across the country has called into question the sustainability and role oforchestrasin a changing society. In St. Cloud, disputes at the MinnesotaOrchestraand the St. Paul ChamberOrchestrahave affected local musicians and
Rep. Phyllis Kahn speaks out on MinnesotaOrchestralockoutMinnesota Public Radio
MinnesotaOrchestrareports record deficit of $6 millionMinneapolis Star Tribune
MinnesotaOrchestrareports $6 million deficit for fiscal 2012Pioneer Press -KDAL -People’s World
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For Temple orchestra saddened by Brubeck’s death, Grammy nomination doubly … – says:

Temple University News
For Templeorchestrasaddened by Brubeck's death, Grammy nomination doubly
On Wednesday,orchestramembers learned of the death of Dave Brubeck, the jazz legend who, three years ago, wrote a classical piece on commission for Temple University and a handful of otherorchestras. The next day, that composition, “Music of Ansel
Classical Crib Sheet: Top 5 Stories This WeekNPR (blog)
Two Temple-commissionedorchestralworks earn GRAMMY nominationsTemple University News
Two Grammy nominations for Oregon
Dallas Morning News (blog) -Oregon Music News
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Arts Notes: Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra will have a busy week – Florida Times-Union says:

Georgia Bulletin
Arts Notes: Jacksonville SymphonyOrchestrawill have a busy week
Florida Times-Union
This will be another busy week for the Jacksonville SymphonyOrchestra. It will perform five times, while the Jacksonville Symphony YouthOrchestrawill perform a free holiday concert at 7 p.m. Monday in the Jacoby Symphony Hall in the Times-Union
Kings SymphonyOrchestrato present holiday concert, introduce new conductorHanford Sentinel
MYSO Receives Getty Education & Community Investment Grant from League ofBroadway World
Loudoun SymphonyOrchestraIs 'Home For The Holidays'Leesburg Today
Huffington Post -Georgia Bulletin -New Haven Register
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Holland Symphony Orchestra, Holland Chorale presenting holiday concerts – says:

Holland SymphonyOrchestra, Holland Chorale presenting holiday concerts
The Holland SymphonyOrchestraand the Holland Chorale continue their tradition of offering to the community their festive Holiday Celebration Concerts. The concerts will take place in Hope College's Dimnent Memorial Chapel (located at 12th Street and

The National Symphony Orchestra with Pianist Yuja Wang, Reviewed – Washington City Paper (blog) says:

Washington City Paper (blog)
The National SymphonyOrchestrawith Pianist Yuja Wang, Reviewed
Washington City Paper (blog)
A 25-year-old prodigy pianist finding inspiration in a masterpiece written by a 20-year-old prodigy composer? Sure, that makes sense. But the connection between Yuja Wang, the renowned Chinese pianist, and Frédéric Chopin, who needs no introduction,

Vasily Petrenko proves he’s the real deal in debut with CSO – Chicago Tribune says:

Chicago Classical Review
Vasily Petrenko proves he's the real deal in debut with CSO
Chicago Tribune
The Chicago SymphonyOrchestradoes a thorough job bringing to local attention gifted young conductors who are creating a stir in the podium world. The latest to make his debut on the subscription series is Vasily Petrenko, the 36-year-old chief
Youthful Vasily Petrenko proves he's a force to be reckoned withChicago Sun-Times
Russian conductor makes notable debut with CSOChicago Classical Review

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