Peter Dobrin is a classical music critic and culture writer. Born in New York, raised in Miami, he has an undergraduate degree in performance from the University of Miami, and a master's degree in music criticism from the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University.
The Barnes Foundation aims to substantially boost its endowment. Early donors include the Neubauer Family Foundation, Aileen K. and Brian L. Roberts, the Maguire Foundation, and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
Helen Mirren will host the 2019 Academy of Music Anniversary Concert and Ball. We talked to her about her under-the radar Lee Daniels movie, set in Philly, and about her very personal connection to classical music.