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Wednesday, October 17, 2012
An opera-loving philanthropist convicted in New York of a multimillion-dollar fraud has been freed on bail to await the outcome of his appeal.
Monday, October 15, 2012
Israel's president has recognized Indian-born conductor Zubin Mehta for his contributions to Israeli society.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
James Levine plans to return to the podium at the Metropolitan Opera in May following a two-year absence, conducting from a wheelchair following a fall last year that left him partially paralyzed.
Monday, October 08, 2012
The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra is canceling a fifth week of concerts as contract negotiations with the musicians union remain deadlocked.
Tuesday, October 02, 2012
Across the country, symphony and chamber orchestra executives have cited flat ticket sales and slumping private support as they seek major pay concessions from musicians.
Sunday, September 30, 2012
The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, started by Kodak founder George Eastman 90 years ago, is facing an operating deficit that could exceed $700,000.
Thursday, September 27, 2012
A stage performance by bikini-clad women wearing headpieces styled after traditional Peking Opera has sparked debate in China after photos were made public this week.
Friday, September 21, 2012
Universal Music Group can buy the famed British music company EMI but must sell off the company's classical music divisions, say regulators.
Thursday, September 13, 2012
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is partnering with Parsons The New School for Design to re-imagine traditional concert dress for musicians.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
A Minnesota woman accused of sharing songs online owes record companies $222,000 for willful copyright violations, a federal appeals court said Tuesday.
Thursday, September 06, 2012
The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra's upcoming season could be in jeopardy amid an ongoing labor conflict between the organization and its musicians.
Sunday, September 02, 2012
Visitors to some Civil War anniversary events are hearing another long-silenced sound amid the cannon fire.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Renowned classical pianist Van Cliburn has been diagnosed with advanced bone cancer and is resting comfortably at his Texas home, his publicist said Monday.
Saturday, August 25, 2012
As liner notes get scarce in the digital age, the Recording Academy wants fans to still be able to find out who the people are behind their favorite hit.
Tuesday, August 07, 2012
Marvin Hamlisch, who composed the scores for dozens of movies including "The Sting" and won a Tony for "A Chorus Line," has died in Los Angeles at 68.
Sunday, August 05, 2012
It turns out lawyers and opera singers have more in common than booming voices and a love of melodrama.
Friday, August 03, 2012
British Olympic chiefs have clamped down on a bit of guerrilla marketing that saw the country's athletes sporting stylish - but non sponsor-brand - headphones at the games.
Saturday, July 21, 2012
A baritone who was due to sing the lead role in Wagner's The Flying Dutchman at the Bayreuth opera festival withdrew from the event Saturday.
Friday, July 13, 2012
The world's largest and most prominent choir competition is coming to a close in southwest Ohio.
Monday, July 02, 2012
After returning from the battlefields of Iraq, Christian Ellis found the only way to soothe the war wounds in his soul was by losing himself singing opera's powerful, haunting songs.