Monthly Archives: June 2012

Good news for for the Sudwest Rundfunk Symphony Orchestra

…and it’s sister orchestra in Stuttgart. (albeit temporary) From ‘Slipped Disk‘ Just in: German radio defers decision on axing orchestra June 15, 2012 By Norman Lebrecht Leave a Comment After a five-hour meeting last night, the radio committee of Sudwest Rundfunk decided to … Continue reading

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A national disgrace in Australia!

I was just sent this latest terrible news from ‘Slipped Disk‘ by Norman Lebrecht… Australia’s capital is ‘finished as a music school’ June 15, 2012 By Norman Lebrecht Leave a Comment The Australian National University last night backed Vice-Chancellor Ian Young’s determination to … Continue reading

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A Musical Joke!

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Fascinating study in Digital Music News

The Recording: It’s Been Losing Its Value Since 1962… Wednesday, June 06, 2012 by paul The most marked declines in recording values have occurred over the past decade or so. In fact, the average cost of a song – averaged … Continue reading

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The Great Chicago Symphony Orchestra

A fabulous performance of Mahler’s Symphony no. 7 by the amazing Chicago Symphony Orchestra – Pierre Boulez conducts

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