Monday, December 10, 2012
Named the quartet-in-residence at Indiana University's Jacob School of Music in March 2012, the Pacifica was the quartet-in-residence at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (2009 – 2012) – a position previously held by the Guarneri String Quartet – and received the 2009 Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance.
The Environmental Protection Agency is holding hearings this week in four cities, including Pittsburgh. It's taking testimony on rules expected to be finalized next year that aims to reduce carbon emissions at coal-fired plants by 30 percent. The coal industry says the rules will harm the economy and jobs. Where do you stand on this issue...
Do you approve or disapprove of the President's handling of the situation between Israel and the Palestinians?