The Arts Archive: May, 2011

Tune Up Philly tunes up for another year

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Tune Up Philly, the innovative music program at St. Francis de Sales in West Philadelphia, has found funding to ensure its second year of... Read more

Philadelphia Orchestra leaves Pops' future in doubt

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Most of Monday's Philadelphia Orchestra bankruptcy hearing was spent on Pops-related matters. Latest here. Read more

Gramophone Coverboy: Yannick Nézet-Séguin

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The Philadelphia Orchestra's next music director, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, is on the June cover of British magazine Gramophone,... Read more

Carnegie Audience To Philadelphia Orchestra: 'Hang in There!'

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NEW YORK — Something odd, possibly unprecedented in recent memory, greeted the Philadelphia Orchestra before it played its first note... Read more

The 'Shut Up' That Speaks Up

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The arts sector isn't generally known for great marketing, graphics or advertising, but sometimes a group shows how trenchant messaging can... Read more

French Acrobat Act Confounds Kimmel Security

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Kimmel Center security moved in Saturday night to remove a strangely clothed man wielding an empty wine bottle in the center’s lobby... Read more