A survey and report commissioned by Sound and Music has revealed that the average fee received by a composer for each commissioned composition is £1,392.
Talented Coventry pupil Emily Lanigan almost gave up piano as her family couldn’t afford instrument – but bargain led her all the way to Oxford.
Vulture (via Arts Journal)
The Met’s labor crisis is over; the spiritual crisis goes on.
The Sydney Morning Herald
Founded in 1975 by John Painter, the evolution of the ACO has been shaped by Richard Tognetti’s 25 years as lead violin and artistic director.
The Baltimore Sun
Orchestra’s principal oboist was vacationing in Montreal when her instrument went missing.
The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra has begun to dig itself out of a financial hole, said a financial analyst who reviewed its 2013 audit.
Philippe Jordan vereint in Paris nord- und südländische Klangtraditionen und macht dabei von sich reden.
Es wird keine Aussperrungen und ausgefallenen Vorstellungen an der Metropolitan Opera geben. Doch das Internet hatte den Arbeitskampf ordentlich befeuert und dem Intendanten Peter Gelb Druck gemacht.
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(Written on August 21, 2014 )