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Sarasota Opera pulls the plug on American opera series – Mar 17, 2013

Launched with great fanfare in 2011, Sarasota Opera is pulling the plug [...]

Van Cliburn passes away at 78 – Feb 27, 2013

Val Cliburn, the lanky American pianist who captivated Russian audiences and provided [...]

Dale Clevenger, longtime CSO principal horn, to retire June 30 – Feb 19, 2013

Dale Clevenger, the principal horn of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra for the [...]

Lyric Opera announces a safety-first 2013-14 season centered on Italian standards – Feb 08, 2013

“Long Live Passion!” may be the Lyric Opera of Chicago’s current PR [...]

Burned Lyric Opera actor to be released Thursday – Feb 05, 2013

UPDATED. Actor Wesley Daniel, who sustained second-degree burns to his face during a dress rehearsal [...]

Muti requires surgery for hernia, will miss Chicago Symphony’s Asian tour; Maazel steps in – Jan 17, 2013

[UPDATED] Riccardo Muti has canceled his appearances leading the Chicago Symphony Orchestra [...]

Muti cancels all January Chicago Symphony dates due to flu; will still lead orchestra on Asian tour – Jan 09, 2013

If you want to experience Riccardo Muti conducting the Chicago Symphony Orchestra [...]

Haitink’s return, along with Terfel and four operas, highlight Tanglewood’s 76th season – Nov 27, 2012

The 76th season of the Tanglewood Festival will offer the return of [...]

Florida Grand Opera to present Levy’s “Electra” and Wagner’s “Tristan” in 2013-14 – Nov 20, 2012

Florida Grand Opera will open its 2013-14 season at the Broward Center [...]

Elliott Carter dies at age 103 – Nov 05, 2012

American composer Elliott Carter  passed away Monday at age 103 in New [...]