Portland, OR – The board of directors of Portland Baroque Orchestra announced today that the organization has appointed Marcia Kaufmann as PBO’s new Executive Director in an executive search process g …
Source: Portland Baroque Orchestra. Published: September 1, 2015.
The new St. Louis Symphony president and Early Music America board president, Marie-Hélène Bernard, throws out the first pitch before the Cardinals game against the Washington Nationals at Busch Stadi …
Source: St. Louis Symphony Blog. Published: August 31, 2015.
SFEMS has issued a request for proposals for individuals and ensembles interested in appearing on the 2016–17 concert series. Click to read more.
Source: San Francisco Early Music Society. Published: August 26, 2015.
National and International News
The sounds are, of course, what you first notice in an orchestra class. Chairs scooting into place, bows knocking against hollow wooden instruments as students set up, sheet music rattling as it’s adj …
Source: Lafayette Journal and Courier. Published: September 2, 2015.
Teddy Abrams: “All major arts organizations should not only have musicians on staff but there should also be a department of composition; people who are composing for the moment. In Bach’s time there …
Source: San Francisco Classical Voice. Published: August 26, 2015.
These clefs come from “autograph copies” of each composer’s music — versions that they handwrote. Each is just an example, not necessarily how a composer always wrote. And the composers themselves wer …
Source: Vox. Published: September 1, 2015.