Anne Parsons, who as president and chief government revitalized the Detroit Symphony Orchestra within the aftermath of a bitter strike, utilizing schooling and know-how to draw new audiences, died on March 28 in Detroit. She was 64. Her husband, Donald Dietz, stated the trigger was issues of lung most cancers.
Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas prepares backstage previous to performing with the YouTube Symphony Orchestra at Sydney Opera Home in 2011 in Sydney, Australia. Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Photos conceal caption toggle caption Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Photos Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas prepares backstage previous to performing with the YouTube Symphony Orchestra at
On a blistering afternoon in late August, a dedicated crew of construction workers moved through the corridor connecting Times Square and Grand Central Station, home to the 42nd Street Shuttle. Here, under the streets of New York, over two dozen figures made of vibrant glass danced along the subway walls.