Symphoria http://waer.org en Onon County Taxpayers Will Pay More for 'Save the Rain' Projects http://waer.org/post/onon-county-taxpayers-will-pay-more-save-rain-projects <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Onondaga County taxpayers will be spending $2 million more this year on projects meant to keep rainwater from flooding the sewer system.&nbsp; The County Legislature approved the money for additional <a href="http://savetherain.us/">“Save the Rain”</a> projects…even though the program has its own budget. Tue, 03 Sep 2013 19:54:50 +0000 Chris Bolt 7396 at http://waer.org Onon County Taxpayers Will Pay More for 'Save the Rain' Projects Symphoria Hires New Managing Director http://waer.org/post/symphoria-hires-new-managing-director <p>Symphonic music fans in Central New York will see a new Managing Director at the helm of Symphoria in about a month.&nbsp;</p><p>The organization hired Catherine Underhill, who’s been Executive Director of the Colorado Music Festival and Center for Musical Arts for the past 11 years.&nbsp; Underhill, who has 30 years of arts organization management after a Harvard degree in public administration, starts September 1, 2013.&nbsp;</p><p>Underhill says she hopes to ensure symphonic music stays vibrant in the Syracuse area:</p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:17:15 +0000 Chris Bolt & Hannah Warren 5876 at http://waer.org Symphoria Hires New Managing Director "Symphoria" ready for new season of music http://waer.org/post/symphoria-ready-new-season-music <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>A brass quintet set the stage for the announcement of the first full season of Symphoria, the orchestra born out of the bankruptcy of the Syracuse Symphony.&nbsp;</p><p>Musician and Symphoria board member John Garland says they're coming off a shortened season of 50 concerts across the region that began in December...</p> Fri, 17 May 2013 19:35:26 +0000 Scott Willis 2221 at http://waer.org "Symphoria" ready for new season of music