Older Issues

November/December 2008

Critical Questions

by Jesse Rosen

For orchestras, artistic excellence is vital, but we also need to look beyond it.

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by Rebecca Winzenried

American newspapers are eliminating classical-music critics at an ever-quickening pace. So what’s next?

Read more: Comment

A Tale of Two Cities

by Scott Cantrell

Manfred Honeck arrives in Pittsburgh. Jaap van Zweden’s first season in Dallas.

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LA Story

by Josef Woodard

Nathaniel Ayers, a homeless former Juilliard student, is the subject of a new Hollywood movie.

Read more: LA Story