By Julia Rubio, Executive Director For the first time in our history, we are inviting Philadelphia inside our National Auditions process. Contributing to the city’s cultural life over the past 20 years through our Astral In Concert series is something we are very proud of. And we want to share more. On October 26th, we (read more…)


Kick Starting Classical Music’s Startup Scene

By Julia Rubio, Executive Director Because we hear a lot of bad news in the field these days, I’d like to share with you what we see at Astral—a bright future for classical music. We, as an industry, just have to get better at looking for it in the right places. There’s a growing classical (read more…)