From Pierre Ruhe

Pierre Ruhe puts down his pen?

Pierre Ruhe, former AJC music critic and founder of the blog ArtsCriticATL.com, has accepted a position as artistic administrator of the Alabama Symphony Orchestra.   The ASO – conducted by Justin Brown and based in Birmingham – is Alabama’s only professional orchestra and was recently awarded ASCAP’s highest honor for adventurous programming, the John S. Edwards Award for Strongest Commitment to New American Music.  http://www.musicalamerica.com/news/newsstory.cfm?archived=0&storyid=26185&categoryid=2