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DSO OPENS CLASSICAL SEASON WITH VIOLIN VIRTUOSO SARAH CHANG

Published Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:18:33

New season kicks off with Maestro Slatkin’s 70th birthday celebrations, DSO’s Day of Service Detroit, (September 22, 2014) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) opens its classical season with the virtuosic American violinist Sarah Chang performing American composer Samuel Barber’s Violin Concerto. Conducted by DSO Music Director Leonard Slatkin, the program will feature William Bolcom’s […]

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ENTER TO WIN A CHANCE TO CONDUCT WITH MAESTRO SLATKIN AT DSO COMMUNITY CONCERTS PRESENTED BY DTE ENERGY FOUNDATION

Published Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:13:57

Contest winners’ families receive free tickets to otherwise sold out community concerts  Detroit, (September 18, 2014) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) introduces a unique opportunity allowing one child to conduct at each of the four venues alongside DSO Music Director Leonard Slatkin at the upcoming DTE Energy Foundation Presents DSO in your Community concerts, […]

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DSO ADVANCES SENIOR STAFFER TO LEAD FUNDRAISING AND EXTERNAL AFFAIRS EFFORTS

Published Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:34:03

DETROIT, (September 17, 2014) –The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) has promoted Scott Harrison to Vice President for Advancement & External Relations, a position tailored to his specific talents. His duties began last week. Harrison joined the DSO in 2010 as the senior director of patron engagement and loyalty programs. His primary responsibilities were redefining the […]

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DSO’S NEIGHBORHOOD CONCERT SERIES RECEIVES GENEROUS GRANT, NEW NAME IN HONOR OF WILLIAM DAVIDSON

Published Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:52:03

DSO musicians to perform pop up concerts at community hubs throughout neighborhoods DETROIT, (September 16, 2014) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) has received a $3.75 million grant from the William Davidson Foundation in support of its popular Neighborhood Concert Series, which has experienced sold out concerts since its launch in 2011 with six metro Detroit […]

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DSO RECRUITS CAMPAIGN DIRECTOR TO LEAD ‘GENERATION DEFINING’ oneDSO ENDOWMENT INITIATIVE

Published Mon, 08 Sep 2014 17:05:52

DETROIT, (September 8, 2014) Following an 8-month, nationwide search, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) has hired Julie Byczynski as its Campaign Director, who will lead the organization in a generation defining endowment campaign.  She began her duties this week, relocating from Ottawa where she served the National Arts Centre Foundation as their Associate Director of […]

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DSO’S POPS SEASON OPENS WITH ‘LET’S DANCE’ AND MAXCAST DURING DLECTRICITY

Published Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:22:52

DETROIT, (September 4, 2014) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) will open its Pops season with “Let’s Dance” conducted by Jeff Tyzik featuring tango, tap and ballroom dancers who will electrify this celebration of the art of dance. The Pops opening weekend concert also marks the DSO’s return to DLECTRICITY through a MaxCast live video projection […]

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DSO KICKS OFF FRESH DETROIT SOUNDS @ THE MAX WITH LOCAL MUSICIANS

Published Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:00:55

Patrons purchasing tickets to all four fall festival concerts receive free voucher to upcoming Mix @ The Max concert of their choosing DETROIT, (August 28, 2014) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) will present Fresh Detroit Sounds @ The Max this fall, a unique collection of concerts spotlighting new music performed by local artists. Three out […]

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DSO RECEIVES ANONYMOUS $250K MATCHING GIFT, 100% OF DSO STAFF CONTRIBUTES

Published Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:37:09

Completion of match positions orchestra for second consecutive balanced budget DETROIT, (August 27, 2014) – A week prior to the end of the 2014 fiscal year (August 31), the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) has received an anonymous $250,000 matching gift, which will match dollar for dollar all gifts received by noon on Tuesday, Sept. 2. The […]

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ORCHESTRA HALL SINGLE TICKETS ON SALE NOW

Published Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:09:48

Previous subscription sales result in many sold-out sections DETROIT, (August 18, 2013) – The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) has announced that single tickets for all Orchestra Hall concerts in the 2014-15 season go on sale today beginning with online and box office sales at 9 a.m. This includes Classical, Pops and Paradise Jazz Series; Civic Youth […]

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DSO’S NEW SLEEK WEBSITE ADVANCES DIGITAL ACCESSIBILITY

Published Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:08:37

Redesign focuses on customized user experience and simplified navigation DETROIT, (August 11, 2014) – The most accessible orchestra on the planet just got easier to connect with online. The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) announced the launch of its newly redesigned website, with an elegant web presence and user-friendly experience. DSO’s various members will now have a […]

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