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Vail Daily
Bravo! Vail announces After Dark concert series scheduletakes its title form Leonard Bernstein’s description of the “many-sidedness” of
Bravo! Vail announces After Dark concert series schedule
Vail Daily / Posted 19 hours ago
takes its title form Leonard Bernstein’s description of the “many-sidedness” of American music. Settle in for an evening of ragtime and ruminations. • July 29 — Qwinda Woodwind Quintet: Get blown away by the infectious melodies coming out of this... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Top things to do this weekend: July 1-4attack on Pearl Harbor coming up in December. Showtime: 6 p.m. Sunday. Admissio
Top things to do this weekend: July 1-4
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
attack on Pearl Harbor coming up in December. Showtime: 6 p.m. Sunday. Admission: donations accepted. Dr. Tony’s Original Ragtime BandWhetstone Park of Roses Gazebo. Contact: 614-268-3567, www.clintonvillechamber.com Details: The band will add a... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
The Essential A&E Picks for June 30-July 7in the early part of the 20th century. Classic Broadway musicals fill out the s
The Essential A&E Picks for June 30-July 7
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted yesterday
in the early part of the 20th century. Classic Broadway musicals fill out the schedule, including the Tony Award-winning Ragtime, the Kern/Hammerstein favorite Show Boat and the family-friendly adaptation of Peter Pan (above). And an impressive... Read more
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Games Radar
The 25 greatest video game soundtracks of all timeFreeze: his SNES Donkey Kong Country soundtracks kicked ass, particularly the v
The 25 greatest video game soundtracks of all time
Games Radar / Posted yesterday
Freeze: his SNES Donkey Kong Country soundtracks kicked ass, particularly the very first. Songs like “Jungle Groove” blend ragtime piano with animal sounds, synthesized beats and clarinet into a jazzy new age morass that is Wise’s very own style.... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Snow In Summerof others, to live in the teeming slums of the Lower East Side. He went on to w
Snow In Summer
The Jewish Week / Posted 2 days ago
of others, to live in the teeming slums of the Lower East Side. He went on to write thousands of songs, ‘Alexander’s Ragtime Band,’ ‘Blue Skies,’ ‘Oh, How I Hate to Get Up in the Morning,’ ‘Puttin’ On The Ritz,’” though, she added, ‘White... Read more
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Philly.com
The ultimate guide to your July 4th weekend in Philadelphiafree, welcomeamerica.com. Right after the Historic Block Party, the Philly Pop
The ultimate guide to your July 4th weekend in Philadelphia
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
free, welcomeamerica.com. Right after the Historic Block Party, the Philly Pops! run through everything from Gershwin to Ragtime, from “America the Beautiful” to “God Bless America” played outside of the building where the American experiment... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
“The BFG” (Big Friendly Giant) opens Friday in theaters, and it’s just the latestthis year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work
“The BFG” (Big Friendly Giant) opens Friday in theaters, and it’s just the latest
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
this year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work reunites much of the creative team behind “Ragtime” – book writer Terrence McNally, composer Stephen Flaherty and lyricist Lynn Ahrens. Darko Tresnjak, who directed “A... Read more
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Lee's Summit Journal
Folk Fest bringing roots music to downtownSummit Folk Fest on Friday. The free concert at City Hall Plaza will feature g
Folk Fest bringing roots music to downtown
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Summit Folk Fest on Friday. The free concert at City Hall Plaza will feature groups that play juke-joint, blues, bluegrass ragtime and old country. The lineup: No Mountain String Band, Under the Big Oak Tree, Rural Grit and the Knobtown Skiffle... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its castthis year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its cast
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
this year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work reunites much of the creative team behind "Ragtime" book writer Terrence McNally, composer Stephen Flaherty and lyricist Lynn Ahrens. Darko Tresnjak, who directed "A... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its castthis year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its cast
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
this year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work reunites much of the creative team behind "Ragtime" - book writer Terrence McNally, composer Stephen Flaherty and lyricist Lynn Ahrens. Darko Tresnjak, who directed "A... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its castthis year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its cast
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
this year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work reunites much of the creative team behind "Ragtime" - book writer Terrence McNally, composer Stephen Flaherty and lyricist Lynn Ahrens. Darko Tresnjak, who directed "A... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Anastasia’ Musical Dances to Broadway for April 2017 Debutthe Tony Award-winning team. Terrence McNally, who previously worked with Ahren
‘Anastasia’ Musical Dances to Broadway for April 2017 Debut
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
the Tony Award-winning team. Terrence McNally, who previously worked with Ahrens and Flaherty on the 1998 Broadway classic “Ragtime,” wrote the book for the show. Christy Altomare (“Carrie”), Derek Klena (“The Bridges of Madison County”), John... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its castthis year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its cast
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 3 days ago
this year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work reunites much of the creative team behind "Ragtime" - book writer Terrence McNally, composer Stephen Flaherty and lyricist Lynn Ahrens. Darko Tresnjak, who directed "A... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its castthis year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its cast
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
this year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work reunites much of the creative team behind "Ragtime" - book writer Terrence McNally, composer Stephen Flaherty and lyricist Lynn Ahrens. Darko Tresnjak, who directed "A... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its castthis year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its cast
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
this year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work reunites much of the creative team behind "Ragtime" - book writer Terrence McNally, composer Stephen Flaherty and lyricist Lynn Ahrens. Darko Tresnjak, who directed "A... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its castthis year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work
Broadway version of 'Anastasia' reveals its cast
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
this year and will play the Broadhurst Theatre starting in April. The new work reunites much of the creative team behind "Ragtime" - book writer Terrence McNally, composer Stephen Flaherty and lyricist Lynn Ahrens. Darko Tresnjak, who directed "A... Read more
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Times News
Lehighton 150: Today's eventsand one vocalist. As a traditional brass quintet (two trumpets, French horn, tr
Lehighton 150: Today's events
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
and one vocalist. As a traditional brass quintet (two trumpets, French horn, trombone, and tuba), our large music library covers a wide variety of styles, ranging from ragtime, to big band, to show tunes, to oldies, to classical, with songs of fa... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville Community Band to give free concert todaythe summer. Today's concert will include marches, highlights from Broadway mus
Knoxville Community Band to give free concert today
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
the summer. Today's concert will include marches, highlights from Broadway musicals, a bit of Irish music and even a ragtime number. The band will perform in the R&L Nutt Theatre, the main hall in the center. The band will also play a medley... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Loving Fathers of Jazz“Rhythm-A-Ning” closed out the set, with White carrying most of the load, rocke
Loving Fathers of Jazz
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
“Rhythm-A-Ning” closed out the set, with White carrying most of the load, rocketing through pointillistic refraction to ragtime and barrel-chested swing, constructing and deconstructing each element along the way. This is the way it’s supposed... Read more
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Pitchfork
Allen Toussaint: American Tunes Album Reviewpossessions and his recording studio in its destructive wake. Toussaint’s respo
Allen Toussaint: American Tunes Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 6 days ago
possessions and his recording studio in its destructive wake. Toussaint’s responsible for infusing the syncopated pianos of ragtime jazz and boom-bap style swing into New Orleans funk and rock, but his just-released collection does not necessarily... Read more
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The Post & Mail
LIVE: Wagon Wheel presents ‘Ragtime’Wagon Wheel Center for the Arts will continue its summer season June 29 - July
LIVE: Wagon Wheel presents ‘Ragtime’
The Post & Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Wagon Wheel Center for the Arts will continue its summer season June 29 - July 9 with “Ragtime,” a sweeping musical portrait of early twentieth-century America inspired by the book by E.L. Doctorow. The musical production is written by the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Let hip cats take you under their swingItalian, Jewish, French and Spanish migrants blended their influences with its
Let hip cats take you under their swing
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Italian, Jewish, French and Spanish migrants blended their influences with its rich tradition of parades and processions. Ragtime was pop music for the 1890s crowd, and in New Orleans it was fused with the blues, brought by slaves escaping inland... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Let hip cats take you under their swingits rich tradition of parades and processions.Sydney Swing Katz instructors Jam
Let hip cats take you under their swing
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
its rich tradition of parades and processions.Sydney Swing Katz instructors James Star and Suzie Braumann make it fun. Ragtime was pop music for the 1890s crowd, and in New Orleans it was fused with the blues, brought by slaves escaping inland... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Naughty and Niceprovided a wealth of sounds. This musical trip through the past features tunes
Naughty and Nice
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
provided a wealth of sounds. This musical trip through the past features tunes ranging from barrelhouse jazz to fox trots, ragtime, Tin Pan Alley and vaudeville hits, delivered with a hint of naughtiness. Klein is known as a musical archaeologist,... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Snow In Summerof others, to live in the teeming slums of the Lower East Side. He went on to w
Snow In Summer
The Jewish Week / Posted 8 days ago
of others, to live in the teeming slums of the Lower East Side. He went on to write thousands of songs, ‘Alexander’s Ragtime Band,’ ‘Blue Skies,’ ‘Oh, How I Hate to Get Up in the Morning,’ ‘Puttin’ On The Ritz,’” though, she added, “White... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Theatre Aspen nominated for 25 Henry AwardsMusical Direction “Jekyll and Hyde,” Aurora Fox Arts Center, El Armstrong, Dir
Theatre Aspen nominated for 25 Henry Awards
The Aspen Times / Posted 9 days ago
Musical Direction “Jekyll and Hyde,” Aurora Fox Arts Center, El Armstrong, Director; Martha Yordy, Musical Direction “Ragtime-The Musical,” Performance Now Theatre Company & Lakewood Cultural Center, Kelly Van Oosbree, Director; Eric... Read more
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Torontoist
A Close Reading of Joe Warmington's 1994 Billy Ray Cyrus Biographymarkets.” Warmington doesn’t just take aim at vague straw men—he also piles on
A Close Reading of Joe Warmington's 1994 Billy Ray Cyrus Biography
Torontoist / Posted 10 days ago
markets.” Warmington doesn’t just take aim at vague straw men—he also piles on worthy targets like Bud Wauch, owner of the Ragtime Bar in Flatwoods, Kentucky, where Billy Ray once played regularly. According to Warmington, Wauch appears “almost... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA’s remarkable black war heroesSS head Heinrich Himmler and arch-propagandist Joseph Goebbels, with a little B
SA’s remarkable black war heroes
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
SS head Heinrich Himmler and arch-propagandist Joseph Goebbels, with a little Beethoven, but then impishly switched to Ragtime, considered degenerate by the Nazis. It is said Hitler raised his hand and said “I think we have had enough”, and... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
King concert highlights Father’s Dayby highlights from the popular Broadway musical, "Man of La Mancha." Other sel
King concert highlights Father’s Day
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 12 days ago
by highlights from the popular Broadway musical, "Man of La Mancha." Other selections will include a rhumba, "Relax," a ragtime novelty selection, "Teddy Trombone." Along with that will be a medley of "Big Band Favorites," which includes "I'm... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark State arts center has 15 shows booked for new seasonComplete History of America (Abridged): Election Edition,” to distract from all
Clark State arts center has 15 shows booked for new season
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Complete History of America (Abridged): Election Edition,” to distract from all the political ads on Friday, Oct. 21; and ragtime performer Scott Kirby on Friday March 24. The Central State Choir will also return for its annual free concert on... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Warren County ScoresYou do a little bit of everything." "I take this show into bars," said Roberts
Warren County Scores
Warren Times Observer / Posted 13 days ago
You do a little bit of everything." "I take this show into bars," said Roberts, who is also involved with Allegheny City Ragtime Orchestra, Original Dixieland Jazzband, the Lousiana Repertory Jazz Ensemble and has performed on "The Tonight Show... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Solstice Arts Festival and more happening in the Alberni ValleyJune 23 from 8-10 p.m.- Sarah Smith rock duo . Friday, June 24 from 8-10 p.m.-
Solstice Arts Festival and more happening in the Alberni Valley
Alberni Valley News / Posted 13 days ago
June 23 from 8-10 p.m.- Sarah Smith rock duo . Friday, June 24 from 8-10 p.m.- The Burying Ground – Roots/Country Blues/Ragtime/Jazz w/Big Fancy Saturday, June 25 from 8-10 p.m.- Joe Stanton Vancouver Island Tour - Singer/songwriter finger style... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Alison Saar traces diasporas in the exceptional 'Silt, Soot and Smut' at L.A. Louver Gallerydraw attention to those attributes, both physical and conceptual. The shimmy,
Alison Saar traces diasporas in the exceptional 'Silt, Soot and Smut' at L.A. Louver Gallery
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
draw attention to those attributes, both physical and conceptual. The shimmy, a dance born of black American ragtime music, underscores the work’s inescapable visual relationship to “Dancer With Necklace,” the great 1910 Ernst Ludwig... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Screams and silence: the new approach at Seattle Symphonythink what ‘classical music’ or opera was in the 18th and 19th century,” says M
Screams and silence: the new approach at Seattle Symphony
The Seattle Times / Posted 14 days ago
think what ‘classical music’ or opera was in the 18th and 19th century,” says Morlot, “it was the pop music of that time. Ragtime at the turn of the 20th century was what hip-hop is today.” True dat. But over the course of the 20th century,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Lecompton festival features re-enactment of Fort Titus battle marking 160th anniversarya.m., a 5K race at 7:30 a.m., frog and turtle races at 8 a.m., demonstrations o
Lecompton festival features re-enactment of Fort Titus battle marking 160th anniversary
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
a.m., a 5K race at 7:30 a.m., frog and turtle races at 8 a.m., demonstrations of pioneer skills, and a parade at 11 a.m. Ragtime music and an ice cream social will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the park, and evening entertainment will... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Best Harry Nilsson songs of all time(1968) Another song inspired by his father walking out on him, it couches Nils
Best Harry Nilsson songs of all time
The Arizona Republic / Posted 15 days ago
(1968) Another song inspired by his father walking out on him, it couches Nilsson's pain and disappointment in an upbeat Ragtime-flavored treatment. "Years ago, I knew a man," he sings. "He was my mother's biggest fan." And for the first two... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
The Wild Party | San Jose Stage Company | Musicalfor good measure. The tunes are arguably a supporting character in this multifa
The Wild Party | San Jose Stage Company | Musical
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 15 days ago
for good measure. The tunes are arguably a supporting character in this multifaceted romp. Jazz, swing, two-step, big band, ragtime, blues, scat—take your pick. At least three separate genres appear together in each medley-like song. And though... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fiddlehead gets a stage to match its ambitionstroupes, Fofonoff and her co-producing artistic director, Stacey Stephens, “nev
Fiddlehead gets a stage to match its ambitions
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
troupes, Fofonoff and her co-producing artistic director, Stacey Stephens, “never do anything small. Our production of ‘Ragtime’ [in 2012 at the Strand Theatre] included a cast of 43 and at 21-piece orchestra,” says Stephens. “This is a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Disney alligator attack: Toddler's body foundResort hotel," reads the Grand Floridian description online. "Relax in the sump
Disney alligator attack: Toddler's body found
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Resort hotel," reads the Grand Floridian description online. "Relax in the sumptuous lobby as the live orchestra plays ragtime, jazz and popular Disney tunes. Bask on the white-sand beach, indulge in a luxurious massage and watch the fireworks... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Toddler dragged into water by alligator at Disney resort near OrlandoResort hotel,” the Grand Floridian description reads online. “Relax in the sump
Toddler dragged into water by alligator at Disney resort near Orlando
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
Resort hotel,” the Grand Floridian description reads online. “Relax in the sumptuous lobby as the live orchestra plays ragtime, jazz and popular Disney tunes. Bask on the white-sand beach, indulge in a luxurious massage and watch the fireworks... Read more
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The Washington Times
‘Magic Mike’ musical coming to Broadway in 2016-2017 season: Playbillincorporate some songs from the Disney cartoon feature in addition to “an entir
‘Magic Mike’ musical coming to Broadway in 2016-2017 season: Playbill
The Washington Times / Posted 16 days ago
incorporate some songs from the Disney cartoon feature in addition to “an entirely new score from the Tony Award-winning Ragtime and Seussical team” of Lynn Ehrens and Stephen Flaherty. The 1942 Bing Crosby classic “Holiday Inn” will receive a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
10 things you might not know about Chicago tavernspeople try to jam into the area. 7. Plenty of bad behavior has occurred in Chi
10 things you might not know about Chicago taverns
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
people try to jam into the area. 7. Plenty of bad behavior has occurred in Chicago bars. Al Capone shot and killed rival "Ragtime Joe" Howard at Hymie Jacobs' bar on South Wabash in 1924. Attorney W.W. O'Brien, who helped inspire the character of... Read more
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FOX News
Top 5 rye whiskeysindulgence), Rittenhouse may quickly become your bottle of choice if you are on
Top 5 rye whiskeys
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
indulgence), Rittenhouse may quickly become your bottle of choice if you are on a budget and tend toward mixing drinks. 5) Ragtime Rye Origin: Brooklyn, New York Price: $45 Why drink Ragtime Rye? Among other reasons, New York Distilling's owner... Read more
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New York Post
These musicals could be the next ‘Hamilton’last surviving member of the Romanov family — has a score by the talented team
These musicals could be the next ‘Hamilton’
New York Post / Posted 18 days ago
last surviving member of the Romanov family — has a score by the talented team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, who collaborated on “Once on This Island” and “Ragtime.” I hear it could give some of the Disney shows a run for... Read more
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NJ.com
The gentle giant of 'Hamilton': Meet N.J.'s Okieriete Onaodowanwith the New Jersey Youth Theatre, starring as Coalhouse Walker Jr. in the grou
The gentle giant of 'Hamilton': Meet N.J.'s Okieriete Onaodowan
NJ.com / Posted 18 days ago
with the New Jersey Youth Theatre, starring as Coalhouse Walker Jr. in the group's widely-praised 2006 production of "Ragtime," and later worked as an assistant teacher under Janeece Freeman Clark. "No matter who was the teacher, he would... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Wired In: Alexander Scheelineworking? I like popular music from 1890 to the 1920s. We just celebrated the 1
Wired In: Alexander Scheeline
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
working? I like popular music from 1890 to the 1920s. We just celebrated the 100th birthday of my upright piano. I love ragtime and other popular music of the era. My favorite song is from 1919, "Give Me The Old Sultan's Harem," a send-up on the... Read more
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The Hindu
Anil Srinivasan on 300 years of the piano“pubhouse” cultures, the instrument around which everyone gathered, the early b
Anil Srinivasan on 300 years of the piano
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
“pubhouse” cultures, the instrument around which everyone gathered, the early breeding ground for such diverse genres as ragtime (Ernest Hogan and then Scott Joplin, basis of the African-American march time music and big bands of the early 20th... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Northeast Kansas happeningsSaturday, June 17 and 18, in downtown Lecompton. Events include a carnival, pan
Northeast Kansas happenings
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Saturday, June 17 and 18, in downtown Lecompton. Events include a carnival, pancake feed, 5K race, frog and turtle races, ragtime music, an ice cream social, parade and street dance. At 2 p.m. Sunday, re-enactors will stage the Battle of Fort... Read more
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examiner.com
The Washboard Music Festival offers a foot-tapping good time for allthan 45 musicians providing free, non-stop entertainment highlighting a variety
The Washboard Music Festival offers a foot-tapping good time for all
examiner.com / Posted 19 days ago
than 45 musicians providing free, non-stop entertainment highlighting a variety of music including Blues, Swing, Bluegrass, Ragtime, Old-Time Country, Hot Jazz, Funky Creole, Dixieland and even a bit of Rock 'N Roll. The Festival kicks off Thursday... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra marks 50 yearsBoyle, a composition student at Juilliard; Peter Heidrich's "Happy Birthday Var
Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra marks 50 years
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
Boyle, a composition student at Juilliard; Peter Heidrich's "Happy Birthday Variations," inspired by Bach, Mozart and ragtime; and Piazzolla's "Summer" from "Four Seasons of Buenos Aires" with a violin solo by PACO alumna Robin Sharp, who... Read more
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