Orchestra Digest: February 22

 
This week: Keeping score in St. Paul, an overture to Indianapolis, a new season in Kitchener-Waterloo, and a new poll on diversity in orchestras. Here are stories and topics we're following, in the news and on the web....
 
 
Last weekend, the Sphinx Organization held its Inaugural Convening on Diversity in the Performing Arts. This week, we're asking you about diversity in a new poll: Should orchestras do more to achieve diversity in their musicians, repertoire, and/or audiences? Follow the link below to share your opinion, and please comment on diversity's impact in your orchestra, and any ideas for how it might be improved. 
 
Orchestra Diversity Poll
 
Compiled by Matt Heller, OCSM President. Sources include the discussion groups of ICSOM and ROPA. Visit OCSM online at: http://ocsm-omosc.org/index.php