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.
A Berlin Philharmonic spokeswoman said earlier this week that Simon Rattle would sign his long-delayed contract in June. Now a report says it's September. A fun guessing game Rattle and that orchestra have come up with.