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WHRB Radio: The “What Could Have Been” Orgy

On May 6, WHRB presented the “What Could Have Been” Orgy, a celebration of the Boston area’s classical musicians and the concerts that they should have performed. This Orgy was dedicated to all the concerts that have been interrupted, all the performing arts organizations facing difficult choices, and all the musicians who have had to …

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Handel and Haydn Society Pledges to Pay Its Musicians for Canceled Concerts

Musicians Will Receive 100% of Salary [Boston; April 7, 2020] The Handel and Haydn Society announced it will be paying the salaries of its orchestra and chorus musicians for the canceled concerts in the 2019-20 season. Due to the COVID-19 crisis, H+H canceled performances of Bach St. Matthew Passion that were to take place on …

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