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Pittsburgh City Paper
Short List: September 3-10FREE EVENT: Fri., Sept. 4 — Art With Labor Day arriving late this year, the ho
Short List: September 3-10
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 22 hours ago
FREE EVENT: Fri., Sept. 4 — Art With Labor Day arriving late this year, the holiday weekend has more arts activity than usual. A good bet for kicking it off remains the Penn Avenue Arts District’s monthly gallery crawl, Unblurred. A dozen or more... Read more
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The Morning Call
Classical gems on Allentown Band programIf you missed the spectacular Allentown Band concert at Waldheim Park on Aug. 1
Classical gems on Allentown Band program
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
If you missed the spectacular Allentown Band concert at Waldheim Park on Aug. 11, which celebrated the band's 100th year performing at that venue, you'll have a second chance to hear one of the program's star performers. On Sunday the band will... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Encore To Sponsor Free Community ConcertsEncore is the nation's largest choral singing program for adults age 55 and ove
Encore To Sponsor Free Community Concerts
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Encore is the nation's largest choral singing program for adults age 55 and over. This is the eighth year the Choral Institute has been offered at the Chautauqua Institution. All performances will be held in Lenna Hall on the Chautauqua grounds.... Read more
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Daily Maverick
South African opera: The singing of memoryLong ago it became one of those South African truisms that opera was some kind
South African opera: The singing of memory
Daily Maverick / Posted 22 days ago
Long ago it became one of those South African truisms that opera was some kind of foreign, alien import inimical to the development of the people’s real music. However, in truth, over the past generation, South Africa has come to see (and hear) a... Read more
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Washington Post
After 35 years, a stolen Stradivarius finds its way homeRoman Totenberg, left, performs with composer Samuel Barber. (Family photo via
After 35 years, a stolen Stradivarius finds its way home
Washington Post / Posted 27 days ago
Roman Totenberg, left, performs with composer Samuel Barber. (Family photo via National Public Radio) The master violinist, who had fled his native Poland and played in the greatest halls of the world, pegged the suspect from the start. Philip... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stolen Stradivarius violin is recovered after 35 yearsPriceless Stradivarius violin stolen from virtuoso's dressing room in 1980 is r
Stolen Stradivarius violin is recovered after 35 years
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
Priceless Stradivarius violin stolen from virtuoso's dressing room in 1980 is recovered after 35 years The violin, made in 1734, turned up after the musician who stole it died The Ames Stradivarius recovered by the FBI in June Instrument was taken... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Colorado Music Festival closes with international flavorJean-Marie Zeitouni says he is seen as "exotic" on either side of the Atlantic.
Colorado Music Festival closes with international flavor
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted a month ago
Jean-Marie Zeitouni says he is seen as "exotic" on either side of the Atlantic. "I'm in France a lot, and when I'm there, I'm treated like a North American," the Montreal native said. "But in the states, I'm kind of the 'Frenchy' type." And that... Read more

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