The New York Philharmonic, alone among the nation’s top orchestras in still requiring female players to perform in skirts or gowns, considers a change.
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As its music director leaves for the New York Philharmonic, the Dallas Symphony has turned to the former principal conductor of the Metropolitan Opera.
The life and death of Pvt. Danny Chen, who killed himself after being brutally hazed in Afghanistan, is the subject of “An American Soldier.”
After 35 years, Peter Martins left City Ballet abruptly. Now the company is sounding out its dancers about what they would like in a successor.
A lawsuit filed on Friday details previously unreported accusations of harassment and abuse against Mr. Levine, the Met’s longtime conductor.
The centennial of the great Swedish soprano is being marked with boxed sets, a book, a documentary and an award for the dramatic soprano Nina Stemme.
Focusing on a new generation of composers, the Miller will begin with Missy Mazzoli’s “Proving Up,” about homesteaders in post-Civil War Nebraska.
Julia Bullock will bring Josephine Baker songs, Langston Hughes settings and more to the Met as an artist in residence next season.
The young American conductor Karina Canellakis will become the next chief conductor of the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra.
Gianandrea Noseda says is departing the Teatro Regio Torino, where he has been music director since 2007, amid administrative upheaval.