Jacqueline Gerber

Ideastream Host/Producer

Jacqueline Gerber

"Queen of the Morn" WCLV Classical 104.9 Monday-Friday 6-10 a.m. Furthermore, Custodian of the Tiara of Traffic. Search for "Queen of the Morn" on Facebook and Twitter

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New Music, New Audiences?

I responded to New Music, New Audiences?: I'm all for new music, but not everything in the concert hall translates well to radio. Much of...

When is film music considered Classical music?

I responded to When is film music considered Classical music?: Are movie scores by Vaughan Williams or Shostakovich any less classical because they were "work...

Orchestra Musicians Strike

I responded to Orchestra Musicians Strike: The backstory on the settlement of the Fort Worth Symphony strike.

Orchestra Musicians Strike

I responded to Orchestra Musicians Strike: After a three-month strike, the Fort Worth Symphony strike is tentatively settled, with a...

Classical Music Needs a New Name

I responded to Classical Music Needs a New Name: Does "composed" improve "classical?" I don't see that it does. Marilyn Horne has advocated that...

Orchestra Musicians Strike

I responded to Kevin Cronin: Thanks, Kevin. Certainly arts organizations in NE Ohio are in a different funding posture than...

Kevin Cronin

Musians and orchestra management benefit from stability. Growth can be plotted and shared. To contribute to stability and demonstrate the concept that the Orchestra, specifically, and arts, generally, contribute... Continue reading

Orchestra Musicians Strike

I responded to Orchestra Musicians Strike: The Pittsburgh strike has concluded. Fort Worth's continues....

Orchestra Musicians Strike

I responded to Orchestra Musicians Strike: An end to the Pittsburgh strike may occur soon, according to this article.

Orchestra Musicians Strike

I responded to Paul Bunker: Well put and sensible. Perhaps it should be a letter to the editor to a newspaper in Pittsburgh...

Paul Bunker

As someone who has managed symphony orchestras and engaged in collective bargaining with musician unions, I can say that management and musiciians both have credible positions regarding artistic quality and financial... Continue reading

Orchestra Musicians Strike

I responded to Orchestra Musicians Strike: Fundraising during a strike? Does the orchestra have a choice? The link sets out the conflict. 

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