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Met severs ties with Levine as two more victims come forward – Dec 03, 2017

The Metropolitan Opera announced Sunday night that it is suspending all ties […]

James Levine accused of molesting underaged teen during Ravinia tenure – Dec 03, 2017

[Updated] Celebrated conductor James Levine has been accused of molesting a teenage […]

Dmitri Hvorostovsky 1962-2017 – Nov 23, 2017

Dmitri Hvorostovsky, one of the great dramatic baritones of his generation, died […]

Lyric Opera renews Anthony Freud contract through 2021 – Oct 22, 2016

With the Lyric Opera of Chicago enjoying acclaim for its opening productions […]

Classical Review to expand to Texas and Washington D.C. this fall – Aug 16, 2016

I am happy to announce that the Classical Review will be launching […]

Lyric Opera to launch Ring, along with Berlioz, Bizet and bel canto in 2016-17 season – Jan 14, 2016

The launch of a new Ring cycle, the first Chicago staging of […]

Chicago Symphony musicians ratify contract, get 5% raise and no reduction in health benefits – Sep 30, 2015

Chicago Symphony Orchestra musicians ratified a new three-year contract Tuesday that gave […]

American Music Project announces award grants for 2015-16 season – Aug 19, 2015

The recipients of the American Music Project grant awards for 2015 are: […]

Anthony McGill to join JACK Quartet for Gordon premiere in New York – Aug 15, 2015

Anthony McGill, principal clarinetist of the New York Philharmonic, will join forces […]

Ravinia may jettison music director post after Conlon, says Kauffman – Jul 21, 2015

The Ravinia Festival isn’t rushing to name a successor to James Conlon, […]