I want to take a moment to highlight the 10 year anniversary for Joe Patti’s excellent culture blog, Butts In The Seats; Musings on Practical Solutions For Arts Management. I was enormously pleased when Joe decided to include his blog among the Inside The Arts ranks and with nearly 1,500 posts it is one of the longest running culture blogs around.
If you aren’t already familiar with Joe’s blog, stop by and set aside a meaningful amount of time to go through everything Butts In The Seats has to offer.
Phoenix Symphony Taps Muñoz As New MD
In case you missed the announcement over the weekend, the Phoenix Symphony recently announced conductor Tito Muñoz will serve as their new music director beginning with the 2014-15 season. You can read more in an article by Kerry Lengel in the 2/20/2014 edition of the Arizona Republic as well as an article by Michael Cooper in the 2/21/2014 edition of The New York Times.