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The COMMUNITY-MUSIC list was formed to promote the discussion of issues relating to community bands and orchestras. The majority of these ensembles are volunteer groups where musicians perform out of the sheer enjoyment of making music, although there are some exceptions. Among the topics which may be discussed are locating (or creating) an ensemble in your area, selecting music, retaining key...
Can a more dictatorial conductor elicit a stronger performance from an orchestra?

Profiles: Alessandro D'Ausilio Karajan Centrum Herbert von Karajan: Rehearsal of Schumann's 4th Symphony Teaching the art of conducting an...
Vienna and New York: 175 Years of Two Philharmonics

1842 marked the births of both the Vienna and New York Philharmonic symphonies. In honor of their 175th anniversaries, the Vienna Philharmonic and the New York Philharmonic have teamed up to create this multimedia virtual exhibit where visitors may compare similar documents and artifacts from the two orchestras side by side. For example, visitors can read the April 1942 Constitution of the...