The Philadelphia Orchestra, which declared bankruptcy last year, has been performing in China, where it is looking to develop new streams of revenue. Frank Langfitt/NPR hide caption

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Very Young Composer Milo Poniewozik at the New York Philharmonic's School Day Concerts, where his piece was performed in front of more than 2,000 kids. Michael DiVito/New York Philharmonic hide caption

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An advertisement in Moscow for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's first concerts in Russia in more than two decades. Todd Rosenberg/Courtesy of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra hide caption

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Troy Cook (left) as Father Palmer and John Robert Lindsey as Jonathan Dale in the Minnesota Opera production of Silent Night, which won composer Kevin Puts the Pulitzer Prize for music. Michal Daniel/Minnesota Opera hide caption

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