Classical 101 Archives For: June 22, 2012

Mozart in the Suburbs: Symphony No. 39 on Symphony @ 7

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Mozart
6:55PM
February 6, 2013

In 1788 Mozart moved from central Vienna to what was then a suburb named Alsergrund.  It was there that he wrote his final three symphonies in rapid order that summer. 

Orchestra labor woes have far-reaching effects

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This is the mission statement driving the curators of the Musical Instrument Museum in Scottsdale, Arizona.
10:59AM
February
6, 2013

The ripple effects of ongoing lockouts and orchestral contract negotiations is being felt those in all walks of life, whether or not they’ve ever darkened the door of a theatre.