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Liner Notes Vol. X

Written by Elizabeth Bloom on .

As a reminder, every so often I post interesting pieces of music journalism that cross my path. I hope you enjoy them!

From the Washington Post, the state of military bands http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/music/military-bands-offer-musicians-great-jobs-similar-challenges-to-orchestras/2014/07/17/db5c52aa-0c33-11e4-8c9a-923ecc0c7d23_story.html 
From the Los Angeles Times, the orchestra audition http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-et-cm-classical-auditions-20140713-story.html#page=2 
From the Boston Globe, the sudden end of a chamber orchestra http://www.bostonglobe.com/arts/music/2014/07/23/discovery-ensemble-suddenly-ceases-operations/UYN3gInkeH5emhluGmxOrK/story.html 
From the New York Times, the Vienna Philharmonic's distinctive sound http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/03/arts/music/what-makes-the-vienna-philharmonic-so-distinctive.html 
From the New Yorker, siblings who deal expensive instruments http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/07/28/musical-gold 
From the New Yorker, the Budapest Festival Orchestra and the politics of an innovative conductor http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/06/02/notes-of-dissent 
From the New Republic, Wagner and anti-Semitism http://www.newrepublic.com/article/118331/forbidden-music-michael-haas-reviewed-james-loeffler 

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