Former New York Philharmonic Conductor Kurt Masur Dies

Former New York Philharmonic Conductor Kurt Masur Dies

The death of Kurt Masur, the former New York Philharmonic Conductor, was announced on Dec. 19, 2015. He was 88 years old. According to The New York Times, the music director transformed the orchestra during his tenure between 1991-2002. Masur was born in the country now known as Poland. At the time of his birth […]

Vienna Philharmonic Welcomes 2015 With Annual New Year’s Concert

Vienna Philharmonic Welcomes 2015 With Annual New Year’s Concert

The Vienna Philharmonic welcomes in 2015 with its annual New Year’s concert from the Musikverein, or Viennese Music Association, in Vienna, Austria. The program, From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration 2015, is hosted by Julie Andrews and is broadcast throughout the world on New Year’s Day as part of the public television (PBS) series, Great […]

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