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Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas works to help the public keep score of living classical music

NEW YORK -- When it was over, he glowed ... and growled. Then conductor Michael Tilson Thomas walked to his office at San Francisco's Davies Symphony Hall, pondering. He had just conducted Tchaikovsky's Fourth Symphony...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/17/mus_419218.shtml
Music
Locals in the spotlight

...Maya Lin , singer/dancer/actress Rita Moreno , patron Joseph P. Riley Jr. , artist Frank Stella , conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and composer/conductor John Williams .Organizational medals were awarded to the Oberlin Conservatory of Music...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-03-02/spotlight
Metro
Hip-hop dominates Grammy nominations

...Boulez, conductor; Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo soprano; "Mahler: Symphony No. 3; Kindertotenlieder," Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor; Michelle DeYoung, mezzo soprano; "Rorem: Three Symphonies," Jose Serebrier, conductor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/05/mus_388780.shtml
Music
Newcomer Norah Jones wins 5 Grammys

...Spano, conductor, Norman Mackenzie, chorus director. Orchestral Performance: "Mahler: Symphony No. 6," Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor (San Francisco Sym.). Opera Recording: "Wagner: Tannhauser," Daniel Barenboim, conductor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/24/liv_376642.shtml
Life & style
Eight artists get 5 Grammy nods apiece

...Fleming, soprano; "Mahler: Symphony No. 6," Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor; "Part: Orient & Occident," Tonu...Sym. Orch.); "Mahler: Symphony No. 6," Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor (San Francisco Sym.); "Shostakovich...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/08/liv_362993.shtml
Life & style
Luther Vandross, Beyonce big winners at Grammy Awards

...of the Year, Classical: Steven Epstein. Classical Album: "Mahler: Symphony No. 3; Kindertotenlieder," Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor; Michelle DeYoung, mezzo soprano. Orchestral Performance: "Mahler: Symphony No. 3," Pierre...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/09/ent_403931.shtml
Things to Do
Jessye Norman honored

...Lin, singer/dancer/actress Rita Moreno, patron Joseph P. Riley, Jr., artist Frank Stella, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and composer/conductor John Williams. Organizational medal were awarded to the Oberlin Conservatory of Music...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/steven-uhles/2010-03-02/jessye-no
The bottom line

Renowned orchestra conductor Michael Tilson Thomas has called his line of work a "hybrid profession" -- because a conductor is so much more than a person who leads musicians with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/18/edi_520818.shtml
Editorials
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