A Verdi Macbeth remix in the Congo

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Little of the urgency or foul chill that grips Verdi's Macbeth is possible without an orchestra. Verdi, in fact, telegraphs everything you... Read more

Yuja Wang lets loose with the Philadelphia Orchestra - on her own terms

Did you happen to see the orchestra the other night? Was it a terrific show? If you answered yes to these questions, you can pat yourself... Read more

New MacArthur Fellow Julia Wolfe hails from Philadelphia

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Julia Wolfe, the Philadelphia-born New York composer whose throbbing, adrenaline-laced works are often joined with a historical or social narrative... Read more

Bruce Nauman's Philadelphia Museum of Art installation is ambitious, personal

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A man somewhat advanced in years, dressed in blue jeans and a white T-shirt torn with small holes, walks back and forth in front of the camera... Read more

William Penn Foundation chief to leave for Cooper Union in N.Y.

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Philadelphia's largest philanthropic foundation with primary focus on the region is undergoing another leadership transition. William Penn... Read more

Philadelphia Orchestra labor talks to continue past deadline

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Musicians and management of the Philadelphia Orchestra Friday agreed to continue talking for an unspecified period of time beyond the end of... Read more

Astral Artists hires artistic adviser

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Astral Artists, the Philadelphia group that helps guide the careers of budding musicians, has brought in a new artistic adviser. Chicago-based... Read more

Yet another dancer leaves Pennsylvania Ballet

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Andrew Daly appeared in the movie Black Swan and on the TV show Flesh and Bone, both about dancers on the edge of sanity struggling with impossible... Read more