Friday Jul 25
The Washington Post
Some standout playing, but orchestra struggles at cohesion
Summer is a difficult season for orchestras.The conventional wisdom is that audiences become less interested in listening to symphonic repertoire indoors, so orchestras often go foraging for them, in nontraditional venues and with gimmicks like pops concerts and movie and video-game scoring.
Toronto Symphony Orchestra Signs Recording Contract with Chandos Records
Chandos Records announced today that it has signed a new recording contract with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra .
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Soloist, 9, set to make a Splash
Local pianist Erik Lin may have only been playing for four years, but on Aug. 3 he'll have the opportunity to show his skills to a crowd of more than 45,000 at the Inner Harbour for Symphony Splash.
Editorial Report: Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
Experience the classic game from your childhood in Castlevania: Symphony of the Night.
Get Excited for Sharknado: The Video Game
Sharknado just won't let up! Not only is there a sequel to the Syfy Original Movie that no one-- not even Syfy --expected to blow up like it did, there will now be a Sharknado: The Video Game .