Pick of the Week:

Music director cancels, pregnant

Message from the Berkeley Symphony: BERKELEY, CA (January 3, 2017) – Berkeley Symphony announced today that Music Director Joana Carneiro has withdrawn from the Berkeley

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New orchestra boss at Lyon

Aline Sam-Giao has been named director-general of l’Orchestre national de Lyon and of Auditorium Maurice Ravel. Educated at Sussex University, she was previously chief administrator

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Amazing Grace is 80 today

The first black singer to appear at Bayreuth, Grace Bumbry has blazed trails of glory across the opera world for more than half a century.

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CAMI evicts another boss

This time there was no-one being hustled to the door gagged by lawyers, as there was with Andrew S. Grossman.   Margaret Selby, president of

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