Zarin Mehta

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Zarin Mehta

Monday, August 27, 2012

Zarin Mehta, former president and executive director of the New York Philharmonic, grew up in 1940’s Bombay before it became the booming city of Mumbai.

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New York Philharmonic Signs Partnership With Shanghai Orchestra

Monday, August 15, 2011

In what appears to be a pioneering venture for both parties, the New York Philharmonic has signed an agreement with the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra to collaborate on a new orchestral training institute in Shanghai.

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Ranking the Fifteen Top-Paid Non-Profit CEOs

Friday, October 29, 2010

Several arts executives make a new list of the top-paid CEOs running America's non-profit organizations.

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New York Philharmonic's Director Steps Down

Monday, September 27, 2010

The head of the New York Philharmonic is stepping down. Zarin Mehta says he'll be leaving in two years, when his contract expires. His accomplishments with the orchestra include an historic trip to North Korea in 2008, hiring Alan Gilbert as musical director last year, and bringing in more corporate sponsors. His tenure also included a failed merger with Carnegie Hall.


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New York Philharmonic Executive To Resign

Monday, September 27, 2010

Zarin Mehta, the president and executive director of the New York Philharmonic, has announced he will step down at the end of the 2011-12 season.

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