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2015

League of American Orchestras Launches The Ford Musician Awards for Excellence in Community Service (December 15, 2015)

League of American Orchestras and EarShot Announce Commissions in Program Supporting Women Composers (December 1, 2015)

American Orchestras Need to Get "Sticky" to Meet Challenges: Unprecedented Empirical Study Shows Continuing Consumer Interest and Ways to Enhance Subscriber Relationships (November 17, 2015)

Symphony Fall Issue Spotlights New Developments in Orchestra Programming, Community Engagement, Diversity, and Technology (October 1, 2015)

League of American Orchestras Announces New Appointments to the Board of Directors (August 4, 2015)

31 Participants Selected for League of American Orchestras’ Essentials of Orchestra Management Seminar in Los Angeles, July 7-16, 2015 (June 29, 2015)

League of American Orchestras Conference Delves Into “The New Work of Orchestras” Spotlighting Field’s Artistry, Organizational Collaboration, and Community Impact (June 18, 2015)

Symphony Magazine Summer Issue: New Orchestral Works by John Luther Adams, Michael Gordon, Tod Machover, and Others Connect Music to Local Communities; Orchestra Programs Address Gang Violence, Poverty, Juvenile Offenders (June 9, 2015)

League of American Orchestras Announces Executive and Staff Appointments (May 6, 2015)

League’s Conference 2015 to Address “The New Work of Orchestras,” Focusing on Community Impact and Civic Needs, May 27-29 in Cleveland (May 4, 2015)

Symphony Magazine Spring Issue: Startup Fever: New Orchestras Are Being Launched Everywhere. Why?; What Ferguson Means for Orchestras; Understanding the New Federal Regulations for Air Travel with Musical Instruments (April 27, 2015)

League of American Orchestras Launches Orchestra Governance Center: Seven Orchestras Receive 2014-2015 Orchestra Governance Center Grants (March 3, 2015)

League of American Orchestras Initiative Supporting Women Composers Renewed For 2015, Made Possible by the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation (February 25, 2015)

League of American Orchestras Partners with University of Southern California Arts Leadership Program (February 4, 2015)

22 Orchestras Receive Getty Education and Community Investment Grants from the League of American Orchestras for Innovative Educational, Health and Wellness, and Artistic Programs (January 21, 2015)

Symphony Magazine Winter Issue: Orchestras Get Side-by-Side with Avocational Musicians; Entrepreneurship at Conservatories and Music Schools; Emerging Artists, New Music (January 15, 2015) 

 

2014

League of American Orchestras Joins National #GivingTuesday Movement (November 18, 2014)

Symphony Magazine Fall Issue: Topical Issues, Thought-Provoking Writers (October 24, 2014)

League of American Orchestras and New Music USA Announce Music Alive: New Partnerships Twelve One-Week Residencies for Composers and Orchestras (October 22, 2014)

League of American Orchestras, American Composers Orchestra, and EarShot Announce Commissions in Program Supporting Women Composers (October 1, 2014)

League of American Orchestras Announces Appointment of Douglas M. Hagerman, Alan McIntyre, and Connie Steensma to Board of Directors (August 13, 2014)

Summer Issue of Symphony Magazine Examines New Ways Orchestras Serve Their Communities: In Schools, Hospitals, Detention Centers, Facilities for the Homeless, and More (July 16, 2014)

League of American Orchestras National Conference in Seattle Focuses on Innovation, Creativity, and Developing a Strong Sense of Place; Provocative Keynote Speeches by Claire Chase, Alan Brown, and League President and CEO Jesse Rosen Now Available Online (June 24, 2014)

League of American Orchestras Announces 2013-14 ASCAP Awards For Adventurous Programming; 27 Orchestras Honored (June 4, 2014)

Exploring “Critical Questions/Countless Solutions,” League of American Orchestras’ National Conference To Focus on Innovation in Orchestras, June 4-6 in Seattle (April 30, 2014)

Spring Issue of Symphony Magazine Highlights Innovative Ways Orchestras Are Presenting Concerts; Creative Programming at Orchestras; Behind-the-Scenes Looks at Summer Music Festivals (April 16, 2014)

League of American Orchestras Appoints Ken Cole as Vice President, Learning and Leadership Development (April 9, 2014)

League of American Orchestras’ Board of Directors Names Patricia A. Richards Chair Elect (March 19, 2014)

League of American Orchestras’ Essentials of Orchestra Management Seminar Offers Participants 10-Day Immersion Into the Orchestra Field (February 13, 2014)

League of American Orchestras Launches New Initiative to Support Women Composers (February 12, 2014)

Symphony Magazine Winter Issue Available Now In Print and Online; Rigorous New Research on Alternative Concert Formats (January 23, 2014)

League of American Orchestras Launches Emerging Leaders Program To Develop Future Orchestra Leaders (January 8, 2014)

 

2013

23 Orchestras Receive Grants from the League of American Orchestras for Groundbreaking Educational, Health and Wellness, Life-Long Learning, and Social Service Partnership Programs (December 16, 2013)

Six Orchestras Receive 2013-2014 MetLife Governance Grants; League of American Orchestras Program Supports Strengthening Board Governance Practice (November 20, 2013)

Symphony Magazine Fall Issue Explores Achieving Successful Contract Negotiations; Communicating Orchestras’ Public Value; and New Trends in Programming Opera and Films by Orchestras (October 23, 2013)

Angelo M. Fatta To Step Down as Chair-Elect of The League of American Orchestras (October 16, 2013)

League of American Orchestras Appoints Stacy Wilson Margolis as Vice President For Development (August 13, 2013)

League of American Orchestras Announces Appointment of Henry Peyrebrune and Barry A. Sanders to Board of Directors (August 1, 2013)

Five Music Alive Composer Residencies Announced by League of American Orchestras and New Music USA (July 29, 2013)

Symphony Magazine Summer Issue Focuses on Critical Developments in the Orchestra Field (July 23, 2013)

With Imagining 2023 Theme, League of American Orchestras’ 68th National Conference Explores Future of Orchestras (July 1, 2013)

League of American Orchestras Announces 2012-13 ASCAP Awards For Adventurous Programming (June 18, 2013)

League of American Orchestras Board of Directors Elects Angelo M. Fatta as Chair Elect (May 16, 2013)

Futurists and Industry Leaders to Imagine 2023 at League of American Orchestras’ 68th National Conference, June 18-20 in St. Louis (April 23, 2013)

Symphony Magazine Spring Issue Highlights Orchestra Health and Wellness Partnerships; Citywide Musical Events; Summer Music Festivals (April 16, 2013)

League of American Orchestras’ Essentials of Orchestra Management Immerses Emerging Orchestra Executives in State of the Art Leadership Training (February 14, 2013)

Six Rising Conductors Chosen to Lead the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra at the League’s 2013 Bruno Walter National Conductor Preview (January 29, 2013)

Winter Issue of Symphony Magazine Offers New Insights into Programming for Our Time, Connecting With Younger Audiences, And Entrepreneurial Musicians (January 22, 2013)

$1.7 Million in NEA Grants Help Orchestras Across the U.S. Increase Access To Classical Music (January 3, 2013)

 

2012

22 Innovative Orchestra/Community Partnership Programs to Receive Getty Education and Community Investment Grants from League of American Orchestras (November 27, 2012)

North American Orchestras Will Perform 165 Premieres in 2012-2013 (November 7, 2012)

Fall Issue Of Symphony Magazine Examines Arts Education, Labor Relations, New Programming, Financing at European Orchestras, and Other Current Orchestra Topics (October 17, 2012)

Summer Issue of Symphony Magazine: Orchestras Across the Country are Taking on Challenging Roles Outisde the Concert Hall (July 23, 2012)

San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory Recognized For National Board Leadership Award (July 18, 2012)

League of American Orchestras Announces Six Appointments to Board of Directors (July 16, 2012)

League of American Orchestras' 67th National Conference Addresses Labor Relations, Innovation, and Community Engagement (June 14, 2012)

Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation and League of American Orchestras Partner to Create $1.5 Million Grant Program (June 11, 2012)

League of American Orchestras Announces 2011-12 ASCAP Awards for Adventurous Programming (June 8, 2012)

League of American Orchestras' 67th National Conference to Highlight Innovation and Address Challenges (May 23, 2012)

Ben Folds Had "A Revelation" About Orchestral Music - Spring Issue of Symphony Magazine (April 23, 2012)

League of American Orchestras Announces Two Fellows for 2012 Orchestra Management Fellowship Program (March 27, 2012)

League of American Orchestras’ Essentials of Orchestra Management Seminar Trains Rising Leaders (February 15, 2012)

Recent NEA Grants Highlight Orchestras’ Innovative Programming, Community Engagement, and Educational Focus in 2012 (January 24, 2012)


2011
 

League Of American Orchestras Announces Two Executive Appointments (October 12, 2011)

Healing Power of Music Resonates as U.S. Orchestras Mark 10th Anniversary of September 11 (September 6, 2011)

League Launches Redesigned Orchestra Management Fellowship Program (March 28, 2011)

 

2010

League Announces Biennial Bruno Walter National Conductor Preview (December 1, 2010)

Meet the Composer and the League of American Orchestras Announce Latest Music Alive Residencies (October 4, 2010)

84 North American Orchestras Will Perform 157 Premieres in 2010-2011 (September 15, 2010)

Arts in Education Week September 12-18 Highlights Importance of School Arts Education (September 10, 2010)

2010 Conference Spurs Orchestras to Take on the Future(June 23, 2010)

League Announces 2009-2010 ASCAP Awards For Adventurous Programming (June 18, 2010)

League Honors Conductor Joana Carneiro With Helen M. Thompson Award (June 18, 2010)

Orchestra Conference Votes for Change (June 17, 2010)

League Conference Goes Interactive (June 3, 2010)

Online Orchestra Community To Help Set Agenda for League National Conference (May 19, 2010)

League of American Orchestras Awards Grants to Four Outstanding Women Conductors  (April 27, 2010)

Symphony Magazine Expands Readership With Free Online Edition (January 7, 2010)

 

2009

90 North American Orchestras Will Perform 212 Premieres in 2009-2010

League of American Orchestras’ 64th National Conference Pulls Strong Turnout to Consider "The New Reality" (June 16, 2009)

League of American Orchestras to Hold 64th National Conference June 9-12 in Chicago (June 8, 2009)

The League, Feeding America, and Participant Media Team Up for National Food Drive Inspired by the Upcoming Film The Soloist February 11, 2009)

 

2008

League Announces Ford Made in America Round II (June 12, 2008)

League Announces 2008 Helen M. Thompson Award (May 30, 2008)

League Announces MetLife Awards for Excellence in Community Engagement (May 8, 2008)

League Appoints Judith Kurnick Vice President of Strategic Communications (April 25, 2008)

League Announces 2009 Orchestra Management Fellows (April 10, 2008)

Made in America wins Three Grammy Awards (February 12, 2008)

League Announces 2007 Bank of America Awards for Excellence in Orchestra Education (January 9, 2008)

League Launches New Opportunities for Women Conductors (January 7, 2008)

 

2007

League Announces Leadership Change (October 19, 2007)

League Announces Robert Sandla as Editor in Chief of SYMPHONY Magazine (August 6, 2007)

Award Winners Announced at Conference (June 28, 2007)

League Announces New Name (June 27, 2007)

League Announces Renewed Support for Ford Made in America (June 21, 2007)

Conference Press Release (June 7, 2007)

League Announces New Conducting Fellows (June 7, 2007)

Naxos to Release Recording of Joan Tower's "Made in America" with the Nashville Symphon (May 29, 2007)

League Appoints Atul Kanagat as New Vice President for Research and Development (April 25, 2007)

Phoenix Symphony Musician Karen Bea to Testify in Support of NEA (April 18, 2007)

Class of 2008 Orchestra Management Fellows Announced (April 17, 2007)

Joseph Young Named First BSO-Peabody Conducting Fellow (April 2, 2007)

League to Provide Electronic Media Services (March 6, 2007)

League Appoints Russell Jones as New Vice President for Marketing & Membership Development (February 21, 2007)

The Bruno Walter National Conductor Preview Conductors Announced (January 25, 2007)

League Receives Two Grants from The Bruno Walter Memorial Foundation in Support of League Conducting Program (January 25, 2007)

Joseph Schwantner Announced as Next Ford Made in America Composer (January 17, 2007)

League Announces 2007 MetLife Awards (January 8, 2007)

 

2006

League Announces Winners of the 2006 Bank of America Awards for Excellence in Orchestra Education (December 13, 2006)

League and Meet The Composer Announce 2007-08 Music Alive Composer Residencies  (December 11, 2006)

League Announces "On the Record: Exploring America’s Orchestras with Henry Fogel" (December 30, 2006)

League Announces Promotional Partnership with National Arts Strategies (December 16, 2006)

Jesse Rosen Appointed Executive Vice President and Managing Director (September 19, 2006)