The Ben Folds, Pops gig didn't do much for Jeremy Eichler, but he's down with the Boston Modern Orchestra Project's collaboration with DJ Spooky.
A yarn about a pair of Edward Steichen pictures.
You should visit Charleston, South Carolina if you get the chance. I once saw a dolphin there. Oh, the point? Good news for the city's orchestra. As for Salt Lake City? Super clean. But Utah's classical music community must be wondering what's next. First, Keith Lockhart announces he's stepping down. Now Anne Ewers, the administrator who worked closely with him, is heading to Philadelphia.
Good for Uta Renz, who had a terrible experience at Symphony Hall because of some lady blabbing through the concert. Renz complained to Boston Symphony Orchestra management, but she didn't get a reply for a couple of months. I posted it here. Now Joseph Kahn, in a story about performance disruption, brings Uta back for an encore.