Classical 101 Archives For: December 18, 2014

New York Philharmonic Debuted on This Date in 1842

Ureli Corelli Hill, founder
Ureli Corelli Hill, founder
6:55PM
December 7, 2012

We celebrate the 170th birthday of the New York Philharmonic on tonight’s Symphony @ 7.

NY City Opera Sells Production Materials in Online Auction

11:58AM
December
7, 2012

The cash-strapped New York City Opera plans to put “a couple thousand” lots of stage sets, costumes and other production materials on auction next month.

Can Minnesota Orchestra survive contract dispute?

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Minnesota musicians are in week 10 of a lockout
6:00AM
December
7, 2012

It has been 10 weeks since the management of the Minnesota Orchestra locked out musicians.  As their annual meeting approaches, celebrations of last year’s artistic successes have been replaced by music lovers wringing their collective hands over the future of one of America’s top-tier orchestras.