ORCHESTRA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ORCHESTRA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NYC’s Met opera reaches deals with two unions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309196-79/met-unions-opera-agreements.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309196-79/met-unions-opera-agreements.html.csp">NYC’s Met opera reaches deals with two unions</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T10:26:02.06-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 10:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • New York’s Metropolitan Opera reached tentative labor deals with two of its largest unions early Monday while negotiations continued with 10 more unions in hopes of averting a lockout. The federal Mediation and Conciliation Service announced the agreements with Local 802 of the musicians’ union and with the American Guild of Musical Artists, its orchestra and chorus. Details of the agreements were not released. A spokesman for the Met said the contract deadline has been extended throu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583091962014-08-18T10:26:02.06-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T10:26:02.06-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309196@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:26:02 MDT Utah Symphony kicks off Mighty 5 concerts at Capitol Reef http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58285614-223/utah-tour-mighty-symphony.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58285614-223/utah-tour-mighty-symphony.html.csp">Utah Symphony kicks off Mighty 5 concerts at Capitol Reef</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Reese Newton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T07:59:43.746-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 07:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Teasdale • Just a couple of weeks ago, Thierry Fischer was conducting the BBC National Orchestra of Wales in London’s Royal Albert Hall. Arguably, Fischer is in equally majestic surroundings this week, leading the Utah Symphony on its Mighty 5 Tour of free outdoor performances in Utah’s national parks. “I really feel I’m in the middle of America,” Fischer, who was born in Zambia and raised in Switzerland, said while preparing to go onstage Tuesday. “To imagine people living here the whole year...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285614@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 07:59:43 MDT Utah Symphony takes its show on a Mighty 5 roadtrip http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58246232-223/symphony-utah-orchestra-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58246232-223/symphony-utah-orchestra-park.html.csp">Utah Symphony takes its show on a Mighty 5 roadtrip</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Reese Newton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T11:13:51.999-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 11:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The idea of combining some of Utah’s scenic treasures with one of its cultural icons was an instant hit at the Utah Symphony office. Figuring out how to execute an orchestra tour of the state’s five national parks was another matter. It became clear right away to Utah Symphony | Utah Opera Vice President and COO David Green that, without careful and sensitive planning, the missions of the orchestra and the parks could wind up at cross-purposes. There’s no way to drop more than 80 musicians, with...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58246232@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:13:51 MDT Concert review: ‘Frozen’ prince charms crowd in Tabernacle Choir’s summer show http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58198325-223/fontana-tabernacle-center-choir.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58198325-223/fontana-tabernacle-center-choir.html.csp">Concert review: ‘Frozen’ prince charms crowd in Tabernacle Choir’s summer show</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Reese Newton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T12:50:39.608-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 12:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Mormon Tabernacle Choir nabbed a cool guest star for its summer concerts: Santino Fontana, the voice of Prince Hans in “Frozen.” Though it was the Disney blockbuster that put him on the pop-culture map last November, Fontana is an established Broadway star, and those skills served him well Friday. After a pair of pioneer hymns from the choir and Orchestra at Temple Square, it was off to Broadway and the movies. Choral arrangements of “Tonight” and “Somewhere” from Leonard Bernstein’s “West S...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58198325@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:50:39 MDT Symphony takes on the music of U2 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58169939-223/music-popular-shows-symphony.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58169939-223/music-popular-shows-symphony.html.csp">Symphony takes on the music of U2</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Reese Newton</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T09:03:43.799-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 09:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Every summer, the Utah Symphony trades in Beethoven, Prokofiev and Mozart for Bono, Plant and Mercury, if only for a weekend. Concerts dedicated to classic rock bands such as Led Zeppelin, Queen and the Rolling Stones have become a fixture at the orchestra’s Deer Valley Music Festival. This weekend, conductor Brent Havens returns for a fifth straight year to lead the Utah Symphony in music of U2. The frontman will be Brody Dolyniuk, who has been featured in music of Queen and the Rolling Stones ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58169939@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:03:43 MDT