Geoffrey Gordon is second composer commissioned by the American Music Project – Dec 16, 2014

A Clarinet Quintet by Geoffrey Gordon is the second work commissioned by […]

Oboist Izotov leaving CSO for San Francisco Symphony – Dec 09, 2014

Eugene Izotov is leaving his post as principal oboe of the Chicago […]

Met and musician unions agreed to share the pain – Aug 20, 2014

[UPDATE: On Tuesday the Met also reached an agreement with IATSE Local […]

Lorin Maazel 1930-2014 – Jul 15, 2014

The conductor Lorin Maazel, a prodigy who began his public podium career […]

Muti extends CSO contract through 2020, and holds forth on several subjects – Feb 05, 2014

UPDATED Talk about burying the lede. More than halfway through Monday’s press […]

Muti, Chicago Symphony to spotlight Tchaikovsky, Scriabin and French music in 2014-15 season – Feb 05, 2014

Riccardo Muti’s fifth season as music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra […]

Claudio Abbado 1933-2014 – Jan 22, 2014

Claudio Abbado, who formed a memorable podium tandem with Sir Georg Solti […]

San Francisco Opera to present world premiere of “La Ciociara” in 2015 – Jan 14, 2014

San Francisco Opera will present the world premiere of La Ciociara by Marco […]

Blechacz wins Gilmore Award – Jan 08, 2014

 Rafał Blechacz is the recipient of the 2014 Gilmore Artist Award, one […]

Deborah Rutter to depart Chicago Symphony Orchestra for Kennedy Center – Dec 10, 2013

Deborah F. Rutter, president of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the woman […]