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Los Angeles Times
At the Lucerne Festival, even hip-hop skateboarders love Pierre BoulezAmong the great summer classical musical festivals of Europe, the monthlong eve
At the Lucerne Festival, even hip-hop skateboarders love Pierre Boulez
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Among the great summer classical musical festivals of Europe, the monthlong event in this scenic city surely has the most cause to feel smug. Every day, mid-August to mid-September, the world's most important orchestras and their celebrated music... Read more
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The Washington Times
DC choir hopes Pope Francis will sing alongChoir members from around the District archdiocese chosen to sing for Pope Fran
DC choir hopes Pope Francis will sing along
The Washington Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Choir members from around the District archdiocese chosen to sing for Pope Francis during his visit later this month hope to stir the soul of the pontiff — and maybe even inspire him to sing along. “Our purpose is to engage the assembly. It’s to... Read more
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The Hindu
Metal comes calling, once againThe fifth edition of gig series Insurrection will see a new line-up of extreme
Metal comes calling, once again
The Hindu / Posted 19 hours ago
The fifth edition of gig series Insurrection will see a new line-up of extreme metal It’s not just international metal bands that make a beeline for Bengaluru when it comes to playing live, it is also bands from across the country who like to put... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
First Church rebuilding 90-year-old pipe organFor only the second time in the church's long history in Nashua, The First Chur
First Church rebuilding 90-year-old pipe organ
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 20 hours ago
For only the second time in the church's long history in Nashua, The First Church on Library Hill is overseeing the renovation of a centerpiece of both its sanctuary and its faith. The church's Austin Opus 1406 Anderson Memorial pipe organ is... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua's First Church rebuilding 90-year-old pipe organNASHUA – For only the second time in the church’s long history in Nashua, The F
Nashua's First Church rebuilding 90-year-old pipe organ
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted yesterday
NASHUA – For only the second time in the church’s long history in Nashua, The First Church on Library Hill is overseeing the renovation of a centerpiece of both its sanctuary and its faith. The church’s Austin Opus 1406 Anderson Memorial pipe organ... Read more
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KNAC.COM
STRATOVARIUS 'Eternal'Eternal 2015 earMusicSTRATOVARIUS, the godfathers of neo-classical Finnish powe
STRATOVARIUS 'Eternal'
KNAC.COM / Posted yesterday
Eternal 2015 earMusicSTRATOVARIUS, the godfathers of neo-classical Finnish power metal, will release their fifteenth studio album Eternal in September 2015.STRATOVARIUS has been on a roll since guitarist Timo Tolkki left in 2008. The band has... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Symphony And Opera Opens 2015/16 Season With Pines Of RomeThe Chattanooga Symphony & Opera begins its 2015/16 season on Thursday, Sept. 1
Chattanooga Symphony And Opera Opens 2015/16 Season With Pines Of Rome
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera begins its 2015/16 season on Thursday, Sept. 17, at 7:30 p.m. at the Tivoli Theatre with Respighi’s Pines of Rome, on a Masterworks program based on nature and the great outdoors. The night begins with Dvorak’s... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsCelebrate 450, activities celebrating the 450th birthday of St. Augustine, with
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
Celebrate 450, activities celebrating the 450th birthday of St. Augustine, with celebrations through Tuesday, various venues, St. Augustine. (904) 209-4425 or staugustine-450.com. ■ Ongoing — El Galeon, an authentic replica of the ship that traveled... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Tuscarawas Philharmonic presents free 'Pops in the Park' concert in New Philadelphia Sept. 6NEW PHILADELPHIA — The Tuscarawas Philharmonic will present its annual “Pops in
Tuscarawas Philharmonic presents free 'Pops in the Park' concert in New Philadelphia Sept. 6
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
NEW PHILADELPHIA — The Tuscarawas Philharmonic will present its annual “Pops in the Park” concert in the Tuscora Park Amphitheater at 7 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 6, the grand finale of the Pepsi/RTYSummer Showcase series, with a crowd-pleasing... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Concert Venue:Union Center Jacoby Symphony HallAlmost exclusively used for performances by the Jacksonville Symphony. 300 Wat
Concert Venue:Union Center Jacoby Symphony Hall
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
Almost exclusively used for performances by the Jacksonville Symphony. 300 Water St. (904) 622-6110 Who’s played there? Jacksonville Symphony guest artists include Art Garfunkel, Itzhak Perlman and Melissa Manchester. Tickets:... Read more
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Columbia Star
USC School of Music Calendar of Events, October 2015Contributed by USC School of Music • Thursday, October 1, 7:30 p.m., USC Conce
USC School of Music Calendar of Events, October 2015
Columbia Star / Posted yesterday
Contributed by USC School of Music • Thursday, October 1, 7:30 p.m., USC Concert Choir and University Chorus Concert, Main Street United Methodist Church. • Friday, October 2, 1:10–2 p.m., Music and Culture Colloquium: OutKasted Conversations:... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Mizzou band pays tribute to LSU band membersThe death of two former members of LSU’S Golden Band weighs heavy on the hearts
Mizzou band pays tribute to LSU band members
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
The death of two former members of LSU’S Golden Band weighs heavy on the hearts of band members with the season opening game with McNeese Saturday, September 5. A memorial service for Kayleigh Billings is set for September 12 at LSU. SEC member... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Mizzou band pays tribute to LSU band membersThe death of two former members of LSU’S Golden Band weighs heavy on the hearts
Mizzou band pays tribute to LSU band members
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 2 days ago
The death of two former members of LSU’S Golden Band weighs heavy on the hearts of band members with the season opening game with McNeese Saturday, September 5. A memorial service for Kayleigh Billings is set for September 12 at LSU. SEC member... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Arts organizations seek more than $514K in grants from Longview boardThe number of Longview nonprofit groups asking for hotel tax money handed out b
Arts organizations seek more than $514K in grants from Longview board
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The number of Longview nonprofit groups asking for hotel tax money handed out by the city — as well as the total amount requested — decreased compared with 2014. But the available money has increased. Seven organizations requested $514,650 — almost... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Rosarian Academy to celebrate 90th anniversaryALEXANDER W. DREYFOOS SCHOOL OF THE ARTS The Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble,
Rosarian Academy to celebrate 90th anniversary
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
ALEXANDER W. DREYFOOS SCHOOL OF THE ARTS The Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Evan Rogovin, have been invited to perform at the 25th annual Music for All National Festival in Indianapolis March 10-12. Students will perform in... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Fall forward, continuedThis week we offer our second round of fall preview pieces in Arts & Culture. I
Fall forward, continued
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
This week we offer our second round of fall preview pieces in Arts & Culture. In these pages you'll find coming attractions in fall films, art museum shows, and the San Francisco Symphony and Opera seasons. Here are a few more highlights in classical... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Classical music, dance and jazz on tap this fallMuch anticipation surrounds the start of Kristen Brogdon's tenure as director o
Classical music, dance and jazz on tap this fall
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Much anticipation surrounds the start of Kristen Brogdon's tenure as director of the University of North Carolina Wilmington's Office of the Arts, as well as the impending opening of Cape Fear Community College's Humanities and Fine Arts... Read more
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Daily Mail
British teacher facing extradition shoots himself at US mansionBritish music teacher facing extradition from the US over child sex abuse claim
British teacher facing extradition shoots himself at US mansion
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
British music teacher facing extradition from the US over child sex abuse claims shoots himself at his £1.5million mansion as marshals arrive to arrest him Chris Ling was accused of abusing girls at Cheltham's School of Music Violin teacher, 56,... Read more
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The Pitch
Spinning Tree delivers a passionate West Side StoryI confess I'm biased: I've always loved West Side Story. Fortunately for me — a
Spinning Tree delivers a passionate West Side Story
The Pitch / Posted 3 days ago
I confess I'm biased: I've always loved West Side Story. Fortunately for me — and for anyone else who cherishes the 1957 musical — Spinning Tree directors Andy Parkhurst and Michael Grayman do, too. They met while appearing in a European tour of... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Fremont Middle School enriches students through new classesThis year students at Fremont Middle School are taking part in a variety of enr
Fremont Middle School enriches students through new classes
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
This year students at Fremont Middle School are taking part in a variety of enrichment classes. "We had the opportunity to give kids something else to look into besides basic classes," FMS School Counselor Julie O'Rourke said. "We did a survey with... Read more
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BC Local News
Coachman serves up jazzForbidden Jazz headlines the Royal Coachman Pub this Sunday afternoon. Featuri
Coachman serves up jazz
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
Forbidden Jazz headlines the Royal Coachman Pub this Sunday afternoon. Featuring Jake Masri on trumpet, flugelhorn, and vocals, Michael Eddy on keyboard, Grahame Edwards on bass, and Tom Tinsley on drums/vibes, these seasoned musicians will appeal... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Coachman serves up jazzForbidden Jazz headlines the Royal Coachman Pub this Sunday afternoon. Featuri
Coachman serves up jazz
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Forbidden Jazz headlines the Royal Coachman Pub this Sunday afternoon. Featuring Jake Masri on trumpet, flugelhorn, and vocals, Michael Eddy on keyboard, Grahame Edwards on bass, and Tom Tinsley on drums/vibes, these seasoned musicians will appeal... Read more
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Eastday.com
Full metal racketFor a blast of German Brass, head to Shanghai Symphony Hall on November 7. Fou
Full metal racket
Eastday.com / Posted 4 days ago
For a blast of German Brass, head to Shanghai Symphony Hall on November 7. Founded in 1974 as a brass quintet by Enrique Cresp, German Brass creates “diversity in unity — producing a unique collective sound with 10 individualists and renowned... Read more
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UCD Advocate
LEAST CLASSICAL TREATMENT OF CLASSICAL MUSICTHE COLORADO SYMPHONY Going to the symphony is always an alternative and cultu
LEAST CLASSICAL TREATMENT OF CLASSICAL MUSIC
UCD Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
THE COLORADO SYMPHONY Going to the symphony is always an alternative and culturally stimulating way to spend an evening. It’s difficult to go wrong with dressing up and watching a group of talented musicians work together to create something... Read more
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Georgia Public Broadcasting
Symphony Conductor Roderick Cox Says Music Overrides Race And Age In His WorkMacon native Roderick Cox leads the Macon Symphony Orchestra in presenting some
Symphony Conductor Roderick Cox Says Music Overrides Race And Age In His Work
Georgia Public Broadcasting / Posted 4 days ago
Macon native Roderick Cox leads the Macon Symphony Orchestra in presenting some of the most lovely and enduring music of the classical repertoire. Opening with one of Beethoven’s greatest overtures, the concert will also feature delightful selections... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Why Van Morrison really is a troubador for a troubled soul Sweet music: like Leonard Cohen, a great many of Morrison’s songs contain dee
Why Van Morrison really is a troubador for a troubled soul
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Sweet music: like Leonard Cohen, a great many of Morrison’s songs contain deeply spiritual elements Van Morrison sang "There'll be days like this", but even he might be surprised by the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Blowin’ our mind: what Van Morrison means to us ‘A punk before punk was a twinkle in its eye-linered eye,’ says poet Paul Muld
Blowin’ our mind: what Van Morrison means to us
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
‘A punk before punk was a twinkle in its eye-linered eye,’ says poet Paul Muldoon. How do other fans and friends sum him up? The first time I met Van Morrison was the summer of 1980. We shared an agent... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
New music and movement studio opening in TacomaKiddos and Kin, a new "music, movement and 'magination studio," is opening up i
New music and movement studio opening in Tacoma
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
Kiddos and Kin, a new "music, movement and 'magination studio," is opening up in Tacoma. The business, which is part of Spaceworks Tacoma's creative enterprise program, will provide music and movement classes for infants toddlers, preschoolers and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Justin Hayward solo captures The Moody Blues' moods at Musikfest CafeIn the crowded world of popular music, what makes The Moody Blues unlike any ot
Justin Hayward solo captures The Moody Blues' moods at Musikfest Cafe
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
In the crowded world of popular music, what makes The Moody Blues unlike any other act is its lush, symphonic treatment of its songs. So there might have been fears that would be lost when its lead singer, guitarist and principle songwriter Justin... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Eugene L. CordrayHe was born at home on the family farm in North Jackson on Sept. 19, 1935, the
Eugene L. Cordray
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
He was born at home on the family farm in North Jackson on Sept. 19, 1935, the son of the late Leslie W. and Thelma Broadsword Cordray. Gene fought a courageous battle with metastatic melanoma for more than 15 1/2 years. Gene graduated from Jackson... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Symphony SurvivesIn 1849, Richard Wagner declared, with his usual assurance, that “the last symp
The Symphony Survives
The New Yorker / Posted 8 days ago
In 1849, Richard Wagner declared, with his usual assurance, that “the last symphony has already been written.” Beethoven’s Ninth, with its eruption of voices in the finale, had, in Wagner’s view, exhausted the form and inaugurated a new age of music... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Live concert event bringing five decades of 'Star Trek' to Fox TheatreAtlanta “Star Trek” fans buckle up because you are about to have the opportunit
Live concert event bringing five decades of 'Star Trek' to Fox Theatre
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 8 days ago
Atlanta “Star Trek” fans buckle up because you are about to have the opportunity to embark on “The Ultimate Voyage” this January. CineConcerts, CBS Consumer Products and Paramount Pictures is getting ready to launch “Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage,”... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown News, Obituaries, Tributes, EUGENE L. 'GENE' CORDRAY, Youngstown, OhioBRISTOLVILLE - Eugene L. “Gene” Cordray, 79, passed away at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday,
Youngstown News, Obituaries, Tributes, EUGENE L. 'GENE' CORDRAY, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
BRISTOLVILLE - Eugene L. “Gene” Cordray, 79, passed away at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born at home on the family farm in North Jackson on Sept. 19, 1935, the son of the late Leslie W. and... Read more
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Gamasutra
Tears of the Machine Episode 01 Press ReleaseTears of the Machine - Top-Down Survival Shooter - One-off symphonic score -
Tears of the Machine Episode 01 Press Release
Gamasutra / Posted 8 days ago
Tears of the Machine - Top-Down Survival Shooter - One-off symphonic score - Fast-paced futuristic action - Intuitive controls and gameplay - Player weapon customization - Retro-style graphics and characters Tears of the Machine: Episode 01... Read more
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CNET
All aboard Van Beethoven, where Oculus Rift meets the 19th centuryIf virtual reality can bring us giant flying aliens, why not 19th-century class
All aboard Van Beethoven, where Oculus Rift meets the 19th century
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
If virtual reality can bring us giant flying aliens, why not 19th-century classical music? The Oculus Rift, a VR headset generally associated with action-filled video games and fantastical computerized worlds, will soon bring symphonic strains to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
GME, Tesano Baptist Church Go to Aid of Psychiatric Hospital - Donate Gh¢6,000 to Renovate Three BathroomsAn iconic Ghanaian Choral composer based in the United States of America, Georg
GME, Tesano Baptist Church Go to Aid of Psychiatric Hospital - Donate Gh¢6,000 to Renovate Three Bathrooms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
An iconic Ghanaian Choral composer based in the United States of America, George Mensah Essilfie (GME), in collaboration with the Tesano Baptist Church, last Tuesday donated a sum of GH¢6,000 to the Accra Psychiatric Hospital. The amount forms part... Read more
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The Huffington Post
5 Things You Still Don't Know About 'The Wizard Of Oz'the Academy Award for Best Original Song. Originally, MGM gave feedback to comp
5 Things You Still Don't Know About 'The Wizard Of Oz'
The Huffington Post / Posted 10 days ago
the Academy Award for Best Original Song. Originally, MGM gave feedback to composer Harold Arlen, saying his song was too "symphonic" and that it would have to be sung like an opera. Arlen then simplified the melody with smaller chords, and thanks... Read more
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The Daily Review
Valley A&E: San Ramon Performing Arts season to offer classicsEstablished artists with a history of hits, foreign films, dance from world cul
Valley A&E: San Ramon Performing Arts season to offer classics
The Daily Review / Posted 10 days ago
Established artists with a history of hits, foreign films, dance from world cultures and the mighty force of Tri-Valley and Bay Area performance groups are in the brew for the San Ramon Performing Arts 2015-16 season. The ninth annual performances... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Henry Butler burns up the piano with New Orleans jazzNew Orleans has produced more than its share of virtuoso pianists, dating back
Henry Butler burns up the piano with New Orleans jazz
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
New Orleans has produced more than its share of virtuoso pianists, dating back even before Jelly Roll Morton emerged at the turn of the previous century. Remarkably, that lineage continues forth through today, nowhere more compellingly than in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gauteng Boardwalk - August 25, 2015Nokuthula MbathaWe Didnt Come to Hell for the Croissants stages at POPart Perfo
Gauteng Boardwalk - August 25, 2015
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
Nokuthula MbathaWe Didnt Come to Hell for the Croissants stages at POPart Performing Arts Centre, Joburg, from Tomorrow to Sunday. Picture: Nokuthula Mbatha Auto & General Theatre on the Square, cnr Sandton Drive and Rivonia Rd, Sandton, 011 883... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years PastLakewood received a gift of an auto truck from J.W. Packard, the former head of
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Lakewood received a gift of an auto truck from J.W. Packard, the former head of Packard Motor Car Company, at Packard's summer hall in Lakewood. Packard previously donated the site of the Lakewood village hall and $1,500 toward the cost of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ravinia sets bulk of CSO programs for 2016 festivalRavinia has clarified future directions of classical music programming at the f
Ravinia sets bulk of CSO programs for 2016 festival
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Ravinia has clarified future directions of classical music programming at the festival following James Conlon’s departure as music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra residencies, at least when it comes to the 2016 festival. With the post of... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Newark Days to celebrate city's 60th birthdayWith the nautical theme of "Set Sail for Newark," this year's Newark Days from
Newark Days to celebrate city's 60th birthday
The Fremont Argus / Posted 11 days ago
With the nautical theme of "Set Sail for Newark," this year's Newark Days from Sept. 17-20 will double as a 60th anniversary party for the city. Since the city's incorporation on Sept. 22, 1955, Newark has annually celebrated the occasion with a... Read more
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metro
13 reasons Star Wars: A New Hope is the greatest movie ever made Since it first arrived in UK cinemas back on 27th December 1977, Star Wars ha
13 reasons Star Wars: A New Hope is the greatest movie ever made
metro / Posted 11 days ago
Since it first arrived in UK cinemas back on 27th December 1977, Star Wars has been ever-present. As much a part of the cultural fabric as iPhones, Pot Noodles, BMX’s and Ant and Dec,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
New UI band director says he's in it for the long haulCHAMPAIGN — The new band director at the University of Illinois is finally all
New UI band director says he's in it for the long haul
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — The new band director at the University of Illinois is finally all moved in to his office at the Harding Band Building. And, like others before him, Stephen Peterson isn't planning on leaving any time soon. "My most important short-term... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Musical instruments donated to six Metro-area middle schoolsJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Six different metro middle schools are ge
Musical instruments donated to six Metro-area middle schools
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Six different metro middle schools are getting musical instruments donated to their band programs. The Mississippi Community Symphonic Band managed to get 29 instruments donated over the summer. Organizers say... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Musical instruments donated to six Metro-area middle schoolsJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Six different metro middle schools are ge
Musical instruments donated to six Metro-area middle schools
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Six different metro middle schools are getting musical instruments donated to their band programs. The Mississippi Community Symphonic Band managed to get 29 instruments donated over the summer. Organizers say... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Musical instruments donated to six Metro-area middle schoolsJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Six different metro middle schools are ge
Musical instruments donated to six Metro-area middle schools
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 12 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Six different metro middle schools are getting musical instruments donated to their band programs. The Mississippi Community Symphonic Band managed to get 29 instruments donated over the summer. Organizers say... Read more
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Orange County Register
Pacific Symphony plays live, and lively, 'Star Trek'It’s the summer of symphonic sci fi. Last week at the Hollywood Bowl, it was a
Pacific Symphony plays live, and lively, 'Star Trek'
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
It’s the summer of symphonic sci fi. Last week at the Hollywood Bowl, it was a screening of Stanley Kubrick’s “2001” with the Los Angeles Philharmonic performing the score live. Next week, the same players will have a go at “E.T.” at the same... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Don DeLillo’s Underworld – still hits a home runThese are things I don’t forget: a secretary in a Mondrian dress. A 60s sexy se
Don DeLillo’s Underworld – still hits a home run
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 14 days ago
These are things I don’t forget: a secretary in a Mondrian dress. A 60s sexy secretary. And advertising. And Mondrian. A man who grabs an oil drum with a fire burning inside it, drags the drum toward baseball fans, fathers and sons lined up on a cold... Read more
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