Monthly Archives: April 2010

OLPS Community Orchestra Concert on Cable

Orchard Lake Philharmonic Society Orchestra-Spring 2010

Orchard Lake Philharmonic Society - April 16, 2010

The recent concert of the Orchard Lake Philharmonic Society Community Orchestra is now available for viewing on local access cable. Continue reading


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Concert Week!

Three local concerts of note the week of April 12, 2010. Continue reading

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Lang Lang in Ann Arbor

Lang Lang played in Ann Arbor last night for the University Music Society, appearing with the Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchestra under the direction of Christoph Eschenbach.

From the moment Lang Lang walked on stage, it was clear that the audience was full of his fans and that a rock star had come into the room.   Continue reading


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Into the Unknown …

It’s official.

I left CBS last week after nearly 20 years.

Today, the State of Michigan approved my LLC.  So as of today, Herbert Media Strategies, LLC has been born. Continue reading

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Leonard Slatkin and the Met

Leonard Slatkin Headshot

Leonard Slatkin

For the past week, I’m hearing from a lot of people  about Leonard Slatkin “bombing out” at the Metropolitan Opera.  Slatkin withdrew from the Met after only one performance of La Traviata. According to his blog, it was a miserable experience from the start.

If you’ve missed this moment of high drama in the classical music world, here are a couple of places to get caught up. Continue reading

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