Archive for March, 2011

American Music Center and Meet The Composer will merge

The American Music Center (AMC) and Meet the Composer (MTC) have announced their intention to merge.

The new organization will be named New Music USA. The current president of Meet The Composer, Ed Harsh, will be the CEO. The current president of the AMC, Joanne Hubbard Cossa, will retire in December but will work More >

Syracuse Symphony

Syracuse Symphony Orchestra suspends concert season

The Syracuse Symphony Orchestra’s board voted to suspend the rest of their 50th anniversary concert season due to a shortage of funds. They are emphasizing that this is a suspension and not a complete closure.

This decision was preceded by cost reductions across the board from layoffs to salary decreases. As More >