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Lyric Opera of Chicago receives $2 million Mellon grant for new outreach project – Jul 11, 2012

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded a $2 million grant to [...]

Evelyn Lear dies at 86 – Jul 03, 2012

The celebrated American soprano Evelyn Lear died Sunday in Sandy Spring, Maryland [...]

Boosey & Hawkes, San Francisco and New World symphonies launch program for young composers – May 24, 2012

The New World Symphony, San Francisco Symphony and music publisher Boosey & [...]

Miami opera house flooded due to faulty drain pipe, say officials – May 21, 2012

[UPDATED] More than 2,000 people were forced to evacuate the Adrienne Arsht Center’s [...]

Chicago Symphony to make debuts in Korea, Taiwan and Mexico next season – May 08, 2012

Continuing the emphasis on international touring that has been an early hallmark [...]

Boston Symphony starts free online streaming of weekly concerts today – Apr 24, 2012

For those outside of Massachusetts who can’t make it to the Boston [...]

With its budget balanced, New York City Opera to serve up Britten, Adès, Rossini and Offenbach in 2013 – Apr 18, 2012

Two twentieth-century operas by British composers, rarely heard Rossini, and a winsome [...]

Fleming, Hampson, and Barenboim featured in Boston Celebrity Series’ starry 2012-13 season – Apr 14, 2012

The Celebrity Series of Boston will offer an array of classical superstars [...]

Boston’s Celebrity Series launches new concert partnership with Longy School – Apr 06, 2012

The Celebrity Series of Boston has entered into a new partnership with [...]

Chicago Opera Theater plans adventurous 2013 season of Glass, Piazzolla and Verdi – Apr 04, 2012

Philip Glass opera returns to Chicago after a long absence, along with [...]