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  1. DSO Welcomes New Assistant ConductorRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Series performance on Nov. 12. "Michelle impressed everyone with her musicality," said DSO Music Director Leonard Slatkin. "Both in conducting the orchestra and in the interview phases she exhibited all the qualities that the DSO embraces and will ...

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  2. Classical Gas a ' Anne Akiko Meyers and Orion WeissRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | All About Jazz

    ... picks up where Barber left off in his concerto, investigating more dissonant and anxious terrain. Leonard Slatkin possesses an empathic spirit with Meyers, ensuring her support is crisp and sharp. The LSO is in top form. Orion Weiss Domenico ...

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  3. Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra: Symphonie FantastiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | River Front Times

    Although coveted by nearly every symphonic orchestra the world over, devoted Cardinals fan and sometime conductor extraordinaire Leonard Slatkin returns to his former post at the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra this evening to conduct Hector Berlioz's ethereal and hallucinatory Symphonie fantastique .

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  4. Cliburn competition documentary to premiere at Lone Star Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Cliburn finalist Fei-Fei Dong (seen here performing with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra and conductor Leonard Slatkin) told documentary director Chris Wilkinson. Pianist Alexey Chernov of Russia follows Cliburn staff member Sandra Doan downstairs ...

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  5. Pianist Ganz, Music Historian Hildebrand Share Music and Art of ImpressionismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Patch.com

    ... performed in many of the world's major concert halls and has played under the baton of such conductors as Leonard Slatkin, Mstislav Rostropovich, Pinchas Zukerman, Jerzy Semkow and Yoel Levi. A Washington Post review in September 2014 said "Brian ...

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  6. Chamber Music Society of St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | River Front Times

    ... ), as well as an outsider's view (Henri Vieuxtemps' Variations on Yankee Doodle ). Friend of the city Leonard Slatkin leads the Chamber Music Society of St. Louis through its paces at 7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday (October 13 and 14) at the Sheldon ...

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  7. Readers reply to an appreciation of Leonard BernsteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The Washington Post

    Leonard Bernstein of New York conducts the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra for a military audience at Beersheba, Israel, in Nov. 1948. A fine piece, evocative and memorable [piece]! For me, two occasions bring back these fond memories: one, the encounter with Boris Pasternak in Moscow, as recalled, 28 years later, in my NYTimes op-ed piece .

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  8. Perlman Music Program concerts this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... Mr. Gonzalez performed "Don Quixote" with the Juilliard School Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Leonard Slatkin and was a Sphinx Competition Laureate in 2009. He has studied at the Juilliard School, the Perlman Music Program, the Heifetz ...

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  9. Tchaikovsky Festival highlights DSO seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Detroit News

    ... in April" and a humorous piece by the Pulitzer Pprize winner William Bolcom commissioned especially for Leonard Slatkin's 70th birthday, "Circus Overture," which premiered this summer at the Tanglewood Festival. "I told Bill that I wanted a piece ...

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  10. Email This Article to a FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | WHMI-FM Howell

    The John Phillip Sousa classic closed out the more than hour long show with a twist as local 10-year-old Ben O'Brien was allowed to take the podium and after a brief lesson from DSO Conductor Leonard Slatkin, led the orchestra in the finale. The concert was one of several free shows the DSO is putting on in communities across Southeast Michigan to promote the orchestra and bring classical music to those who might not otherwise have an opportunity to experience it.

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  11. Lawyer turned conductor enjoys spectacular rise in music careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | South China Morning Post

    ... National Conducting Institute, a vital stop for any aspiring baton leader. Lam did two years with the great Leonard Slatkin. As part of the programme, grads are invited to conduct the National Symphony Orchestra and, in 2008, Lam made his US ...

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  12. Garden City is wowed by free DSO concert at high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Garden City Observer

    ... Andreana Bergeron and Aviance Stephen were so good that they allowed all three to conduct. Conductor Leonard Slatkin is on the left. Garden City shined Wednesday night during the free concert performed by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra at Garden ...

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  13. 13 y.o. serves as guest conductor of the DSORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | WXYZ

    ... learning from her mother that she would be the guest conductor at the end of the concert. DSO music director Leonard Slatkin invited Tenia on stage to conduct John Phillip Sousa's "The Stars and Stripes Forever." Tenia is not a musician, but knows ...

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  14. DSO's Slatkin gets 70th birthday greeting at MetroDSO's Slatkin gets...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Detroit News

    ... Check out this story on detroitnews.com: http://detne.ws/1vuXwcY Detroit Symphony Orchestra Music Director Leonard Slatkin, left, thanks well-wishers after the surprise greeting at Metro Airport on Tuesday. Detroit Symphony Orchestra conductor ...

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  15. The Cliburn Names Leonard Slatkin As 2017 Jury ChairmanRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Mi2n

    The famed American maestro will serve as jury chairman and Final Round conductor for the Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, May 25-June 10, 2017, at Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth, Texas USA. The Cliburn announces that Leonard Slatkin will be the jury chairman for the Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, taking place May 25-June 10, 2017,at Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth, Texas USA.

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  16. Cliburn names Leonard Slatkin competition jury chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... have even more luster to attract competitors." Vadym Kholodenko of Ukraine, right, takes bows with conductor Leonard Slatkin after performing a concerto on the fourth and last day of finals in the 14th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition on ...

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  17. Leonard Slatkin To Conduct NY Premiere of Composer-in-Residence...Read the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Leonard Slatkin will return to the New York Philharmonic to conduct the New York Premiere of The Marie-Jose Kravis Composer-in-Residence Christopher Rouse 's Flute Concerto, with Principal Flute Robert Langevin as soloist; Copland's El Saln Mxico; Ravel's Gaspard de la nuit , marking the Philharmonic's first time performing the complete work; and Ravel's Bolro, Thursday, October 30, 2014, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, October 31 at 7:30 p.m. ; and Saturday, November 1 at 8:00 p.m. Leonard Slatkin has championed Christopher Rouse 's works since the 1980s, when Mr. Slatkin led the St. Louis Symphony in the World Premieres of Mr. Rouse's Phantasmata and The Infernal Machine, commissioned by the orchestra.

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  18. Pianist Barbara Nissman to Open DePauw's Faculty Select Series WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    ... and worked with the major conductors of our time, from Eugene Ormandy to Riccardo Muti. She recently joined Leonard Slatkin at the Kennedy Center's 25th anniversary gala concert broadcast on PBS . For the DePauw event, an ambitious program for solo ...

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  19. Alan Gilbert to Conduct World Premiere of Christopher Rouse's THUNDERSTRUCK, 8/9 - 8/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... York Premiere of Christopher Rouse 's Flute Concerto, featuring Principal Flute Robert Langevin and led by Leonard Slatkin (October 30-31 and November 1, 2014), and Iscariot, led by David Zinman (February 5-7, 2015). " Christopher Rouse has been ...

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  20. SummerFest's puzzling conclusionRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Leonard Slatkin is music director of the Detroit Symphony, and former music director of the St. Louis Symphony and the National Symphony.

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