A few headlines for your Monday morning: Detroit Symphony President Anne Parsons signs on for another three years, The Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas is no more and the Primrose International Viola Competition has named a winner.
The Guardian’s Punctuated Equilibrium blog recently published stunning video of an octopus “dancing?” to classical ballet music.
Choreographer Mourad Merzouki combines boxing and hip-hop dance moves with classical music in his new work Boxe Boxe.
Those with even a passing interest in dance will be enthralled by Jennifer Homans “Apollo’s Angels, A History of Ballet”
Rock star Paul McCartney has dabbled in classical music in the past. Now he’s writing a ballet.
The latest incarnation of Samuel Barber’s ‘Adagio for Strings’ is a ballet titled, Prayer, premiered by Ballet North. The details of that production and past ballet adaptations of the work.