Leonard Slatkin

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Detroit Symphony Orchestra Lures Lang Lang For Concert, Webcast

Superstar pianist Lang Lang will join the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on its home stage, and he has agreed to share the musical collaboration live with the world.


DSO Conductor Leonard Slatkin Gets Contract Extension

Detroit Symphony Orchestra music director/conductor Leonard Slatkin is getting a three-year contract extension, through the 2015-16 season.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2011


Guide To Orchestra Hall & The Max M. Fisher Music Center, Home Of The Detroit Symphony Orchestra

If you’ve never gone to a classical music concert we’ve got the basic do’s and don’ts to help you have a good time. Even if you’re a seasoned veteran of the DSO you might still learn something.

CBS 62–06/30/2011

DSO Rehearsals Resume, Free Concerts Full

Detroit Symphony Orchestra musicians had their first rehearsal today following a six month strike over wages.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2011

DSO Musicians Return To Work

The sound of music returns to Orchestra Hall Thursday as musicians of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra rehearse for their first performances since going on strike last October 4.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2011

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DSO Conductor Takes Over In Chicago For 2 Dates

Leonard Slatkin, the conductor of the striking Detroit Symphony Orchestra will help lead the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s upcoming performances, after hospitalization of Chicago’s music director.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/03/2011

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Striking DSO Musicians Meet With Conductor

There seems to be lots of activity behind the scenes to end the 11-week strike by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. For the first time since the musicians went on strike, DSO conductor Leonard Slatkin has […]