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Read Around The Classical Internet: June 15, 2012

June 15, 2012 – An orchestra rebounds, Haiti embraces El Sistema and Philip Glass is in two places at once.

Better than busking or writing endless grant applications? Raising funds via sites like Kickstarter.

Read Conducting Business: Crowdfunding Classical Music WQXR

June 12, 2012 – Hear a discussion of the ins, outs, dos and don'ts of funding projects via sites like Kickstarter. WQXR

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Read Around The Classical Internet: June 8, 2012

June 8, 2012 – Miming in London, fraud charged in Vienna, and a countertenor on "America's Got Talent."

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

Read Bankrupt At Home, Philly Orchestra Looks To China

June 7, 2012 – The orchestra's latest visit to China is an attempt to find new streams of revenue.

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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.

Read A Very Young Composer Gets His Chance At The N.Y. Phil

June 2, 2012 – One talented fifth-grader gets his music played by one of the world's top orchestras.

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Turkish-born pianist Fazil Say, who has been indicted for "insulting religious values."

Read Around The Classical Internet: June 1, 2012

June 1, 2012 – An indictment in Istanbul, Wagner in Israel and a possible Putin protest in St. Petersburg.

Peter Gelb speaks at an event in New York City in April 2012.

Read An Online Debate Of Operatic Intensity: The Met And Its Critics

May 23, 2012 – An online firestorm between the Met Opera, music critics and fans triggers crucial questions.

Baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and pianist Gerald Moore in an undated recital rehearsal.

Read Around The Classical Internet: May 18, 2012

May 18, 2012 – Fischer-Dieskau's passing, a Viennese fraudster and a brawl on a Chinese train.

A portrait of Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau taken circa 1965.

Read Remembering 'A Born God' Among Singers: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

May 18, 2012 – One of the titans of classical singing in the 20th century has died at age 86.

A lone bugler stands at attention in the rain at Wilmington National Cemetery in North Carolina, in 2009.

Read 150 Years Of 'Taps'

May 18, 2012 – Retired bugler Jari Villanueva describes the fascinating history behind these 24 somber notes.

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At 101, Roman Totenberg was teaching students up to the very end of his life.

Read Roman Totenberg: A Musical Life Remembered

May 12, 2012 – NPR's Nina Totenberg recalls her late father's mastery of music, as well as his love of life.

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The classy flash mob.

Watch Around The Classical Internet: May 11, 2012

May 11, 2012 – Read about a classy train ride in Copenhagen, a ruckus in London and a broken Strad in Madrid.

Pianist Van Cliburn.

Read Compete For Cliburn's Collection At Christie's

May 10, 2012 – Megastar pianist Van Cliburn has 150 items at auction that are expected to bring in $3 million.

Rheinmaidens dangle from the $16 million set in the Met's production of Wagner's Ring cycle.

Watch 'Wagner's Dream': Is It The Met's Nightmare?

May 7, 2012 – A new documentary follows the Metropolitan Opera's controversial staging of Wagner's Ring cycle.

Domingo Pl — er, Placido Domingo.

Read Around The Classical Internet: May 4, 2012

May 4, 2012 – A transposed tenor and an inspiring tour: all the classical music news that's fit to link.

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Two music writers dig to the bottom of why other people's bad taste in music bothers us so much.

Why We Fight About Pop Music

Two music writers dig to the bottom of why other people's bad taste in music bothers us so much.

Alaska-based composer John Luther Adams won for his orchestral <em>Become Ocean</em>.

Alaskan Composer Wins Pulitzer For 'Become Ocean'

Alaska-based composer John Luther Adams won for his orchestral Become Ocean.

The rap duo and its fans might not have the same expectations about this summer's reunion tour.

Reunited And It Feels A Little Awkward: OutKast At Coachella

The rap duo and its fans might not have the same expectations about this summer's reunion tour.

An action thriller of a symphony, Mahler's First is piled with desire, fear and self-reflection.

A Debut Symphony That Embraced The World

An action thriller of a symphony, Mahler's First is piled with desire, fear and self-reflection.

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