New details surrounding the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and music director Louis Langrée's groundbreaking artistic collaboration with the MusicNOW Festival and artistic director Bryce Dessner have been announced. This year’s festival will host works by Caroline Shaw, The National, Christopher Rouse, Daníel Bjarnason, Nico Muhly, Sufjan Stevens and more.
The League of American Orchestras has announced a new initiative for female composers at the start of their careers. The program will provide a series of orchestral readings with professional orchestras, as well as two commissions.
On Tuesday, May 14 at 2 p.m., Medici.tv will present a free, live webcast of the New York Philharmonic's concert at Volkswagen's Die Gläserne Manufaktur (that is, "Transparent Factory") in Dresden, Germany.