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Jul. 22 2014

As the City Birds Nod Off, a Crooning Gull Steps In

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The New Juilliard Ensemble presented a contemporary program, including premieres of works by Roberto Sierra and Errollyn Wallen, at a MoMA Summergarden concert.

Jul. 22 2014

Youth Is Not Wasted on This Young Orchestra

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The National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America rehearses for its Carnegie Hall debut.

Jul. 22 2014

A Conductor, a Band and a Critical Swath

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Andris Nelsons led the Boston Symphony Orchestra in two concerts at Tanglewood, the symphony’s summer home in the Berkshires.

Jul. 20 2014

Everyone’s Here, Now Let’s Innovate

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The Aix-en-Provence Festival has a reputation as an incubator of innovative opera, and this year’s version is no exception.

Jul. 19 2014

After a Run of 19 Years, Passing the Baton

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David Zinman, the American music director of the orchestra in Zurich, is leaving the post after 19 years.

Jul. 18 2014

David Pogue makes opera debut at Wolf Trap with Google Glass in ‘Carmen’

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Tech writer David Pogue is going onstage with Google Glass to give the opera audience a new perspective.

Jul. 18 2014

Military bands offer musicians great jobs, similar challenges to orchestras

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Washington’s military bands offer functional music but have the same challenges as civilian counterparts.

Jul. 18 2014

On Bands: A Postscript

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Jul. 18 2014

Recitals That Linger, a Festival That May Not

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The pianists Alexander Schimpf and Alon Goldstein performed Wednesday, part of an annual Mannes College event whose future is uncertain.

Jul. 15 2014

Lorin Maazel in North Korea

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Donald P. Gregg, a former United States ambassador to South Korea, recall the conductor’s visit to North Korea.

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