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RPO receives $100,000 grant to perform for dementia patients (access required)

The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra has received a $100,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support free arts programming for individuals with dementia and their caregivers. The grant was awarded through the foundation’s Public Affairs initiative and will support a ...

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RPO benefits from M&T Bank grant (access required)

The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra has received a $110,000 grant from M&T Bank to support its calendar of programming. The three-year commitment—$10,000 of which will support the M&T Bank Community Concert Tuesday—will provide the RPO with sustained funding to maintain and ...

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Butterman to leave RPO after this season (access required)

Longtime Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra conductor Michael Butterman will mark his final season with the organization in 2017-18. Butterman was named RPO principal conductor for education & community engagement—the first endowed position of its kind in the country—in 2000, following a ...

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