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Chicago Tribune
Former President Obama to speak at Economic Club of Chicago in DecemberFormer President Barack Obama will speak to the Economic Club of Chicago in Dec
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
Former President Barack Obama will speak to the Economic Club of Chicago in December, the venerable members-only business institution announced Thursday. Obama is booked as guest speaker for the club's Dec. 5 dinner meeting, with limited guest... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Michigan trio Accidentals arrive at their major-label momentprovided valuable experience if not long-term association. The eclectic MasterW
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
provided valuable experience if not long-term association. The eclectic MasterWorks, however � with a roster that includes Yo Yo Ma and Branford Marsalis, among others � seemed like a good fit for the group�s rootsy, genre-unspecific blend of rock,... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Ticket: What’s happening in the arts world this weekDECLAN MCKENNA This young British troubadour’s debut full-length, “What Do You
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
DECLAN MCKENNA This young British troubadour’s debut full-length, “What Do You Think About the Car?,” zips through simmering synth-wave, chiming chamber pop, and crisply fussy rock, with his gimlet-eyed poetry only adding extra power to his pop. Aug.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Everyone, position your bowThe impish Yo-Yo Ma enjoys himself as he joined approximately 100 Capital Regio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
The impish Yo-Yo Ma enjoys himself as he joined approximately 100 Capital Region cellists of all ages and abilities played with world-famous cellist Yo-Yo Ma on SPACOs amphitheatre stage to participate in a OPlayINO - a unique, shared music making... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Milford Speaks Out to celebrate achievements by immigrants, seek nominationsof Commerce, Milford Public Library, the Senior Center and the ParsonsGovernmen
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
of Commerce, Milford Public Library, the Senior Center and the ParsonsGovernment Center. A form can also be obtained by emailing dlduffner@yahoo.com. Duffner said the award will recognize the service of immigrants, provide role models and inform... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Pennsylvania-based orchestra's musical barge is up for saleBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Two cities in upstate New York are in the running to acqui
Lake Placid News / Posted 9 days ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Two cities in upstate New York are in the running to acquire a barge that has served as a floating stage for a Pennsylvania-based orchestra since 1976. The Wall Street Journal reports (http://on.wsj.com/2uFOvBj ) that the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pennsylvania-based orchestra's musical barge is up for saleBUFFALO, N.Y. -- Two cities in upstate New York are in the running to acquire a
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Two cities in upstate New York are in the running to acquire a barge that has served as a floating stage for a Pennsylvania-based orchestra since 1976. The Wall Street Journal reports (http://on.wsj.com/2uFOvBj ) that the 195-foot... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Acclaimed singer and actress Barbara Cook has died at 89Barbara Cook, whose shimmering soprano made her one of Broadway’s leading ingen
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
Barbara Cook, whose shimmering soprano made her one of Broadway’s leading ingenues and later a major cabaret and concert interpreter of popular American song, has died. She was 89. Cook died early Tuesday of respiratory failure at her home in... Read more
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CTV News
Yo-Yo Ma's concert plea helps bring conductor's lost puppy homeIn this Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017 photo provided by the Boston Symphony Orchestra, c
CTV News / Posted 11 days ago
In this Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017 photo provided by the Boston Symphony Orchestra, cellist Yo-Yo Ma, right, asks the audience to help find conductor David Zinman's missing puppy, Carlito, following the matinee concert at Tanglewood in Lenox, Mass. (Hilary... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Yo-Yo Ma's concert plea helps bring friend's lost puppy homeIn this photo provided by the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Grace Ellrodt, left, a
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
In this photo provided by the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Grace Ellrodt, left, and conductor David Zinman sit with Zinman's puppy Carlito outside his home Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, in Lenox, Mass. Ellrodt found the missing dog Sunday evening after hearing... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Sting will headline Florida Orchestra's 50th anniversary galamore trending news The former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 min
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
more trending news The former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 minutes with the Orchestra on December 9 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg. The 16-time Grammy Award winner is expected to perform his hits with the Orchestra and a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Sting will headline Florida Orchestra's 50th anniversary galamore trending news The former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 min
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 14 days ago
more trending news The former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 minutes with the Orchestra on December 9 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg. The 16-time Grammy Award winner is expected to perform his hits with the Orchestra and a... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Sting will headline Florida Orchestra’s 50th anniversary galamore trending news The former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 min
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 days ago
more trending news The former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 minutes with the Orchestra on December 9 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg. The 16-time Grammy Award winner is expected to perform his hits with the Orchestra and a... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Sting will headline Florida Orchestra’s 50th anniversary galaThe former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 minutes with the Orches
Dayton Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
The former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 minutes with the Orchestra on December 9 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg. The 16-time Grammy Award winner is expected to perform his hits with the Orchestra and a three-piece band,... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Sting will headline Florida Orchestra's 50th anniversary galamore trending news The former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 min
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 14 days ago
more trending news The former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 minutes with the Orchestra on December 9 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg. The 16-time Grammy Award winner is expected to perform his hits with the Orchestra and a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Sting will headline Florida Orchestra’s 50th anniversary galaThe former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 minutes with the Orches
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 14 days ago
The former lead singer of the Police will appear for 90 minutes with the Orchestra on December 9 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg. The 16-time Grammy Award winner is expected to perform his hits with the Orchestra and a three-piece band,... Read more
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Philly.com
Will private funding save public music education?our children finally within reach? A lot is riding on the answer. Ask any arts
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
our children finally within reach? A lot is riding on the answer. Ask any arts leader why getting audiences is so hard and you’ll get the same response: Lack of arts in schools. Children today aren’t growing up with the sound of an orchestra in... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
New York State is selling a load of used records on eBayAugust 02, 2017 04:22 PM There is still time to get your bid in on a collectio
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 15 days ago
August 02, 2017 04:22 PM There is still time to get your bid in on a collection of records up for sale by New York State on eBay. According to the Albany Times Union, the state says the albums all come from the New York State Museum. The offering... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
In sunny Santa Barbara, the New York Philharmonic gives its conductor a cold farewellAlan Gilbert ended his eight-year tenure as music director of the New York Phil
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
Alan Gilbert ended his eight-year tenure as music director of the New York Philharmonic, America’s oldest and once-leading orchestra, on Monday night as many a conductor ends (or begins) a music directorship — with Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony. Beyond... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Richness and Relevance of SchubertIn the past several years, the music of Franz Schubert has captivated classical
The New Yorker / Posted 16 days ago
In the past several years, the music of Franz Schubert has captivated classical-music programmers in New York and elsewhere. His appeal to audiences has never been in doubt, as his song cycles, piano sonatas, and string quartets parade across our... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A home with GBS conductor Eric JacobsenIf New York housing was priced by musical talent per square foot, then Eric Jac
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
If New York housing was priced by musical talent per square foot, then Eric Jacobsen’s otherwise modest three-story place near Brooklyn’s Prospect Park would be through the roof. Jacobsen, the cellist/conductor who next month begins his fourth... Read more
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Darien News-Review
A home with GBS conductor Eric JacobsenIf New York housing was priced by musical talent per square foot, then Eric Jac
Darien News-Review / Posted 16 days ago
If New York housing was priced by musical talent per square foot, then Eric Jacobsen’s otherwise modest three-story place near Brooklyn’s Prospect Park would be through the roof. Jacobsen, the cellist/conductor who next month begins his fourth... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A home with GBS conductor Eric JacobsenIf New York housing was priced by musical talent per square foot, then Eric Jac
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
If New York housing was priced by musical talent per square foot, then Eric Jacobsen’s otherwise modest three-story place near Brooklyn’s Prospect Park would be through the roof. Jacobsen, the cellist/conductor who next month begins his fourth... Read more
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The Forward
Why Yo-Yo Ma Is Fighting To Save Louis Kahn’s Floating Concert HallII” was designed to live on the water. The bad news: It’s in immediate danger o
The Forward / Posted 17 days ago
II” was designed to live on the water. The bad news: It’s in immediate danger of being destroyed. The good news: Cellist Yo-Yo Ma, one of the most prominent figures in American classical music, is trying to save it. In a letter to the editor of... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Designing CEOs: The Australian experiment in building leadersDaniel Zuchnik/Getty Images Are leaders born or made? The Frankenstein option
Business Insider Australia / Posted 19 days ago
Daniel Zuchnik/Getty Images Are leaders born or made? The Frankenstein option isn’t available yet but in the meantime many believe the performance of manager can be improved, whatever their skill level or natural ability. Australian human resources... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Ticket: What’s happening in the arts worldand stylish hoofers, including hometown boys Sean Fielder, Ryan Casey, and Ian
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
and stylish hoofers, including hometown boys Sean Fielder, Ryan Casey, and Ian Berg. An expected highlight is the performance of Caleb Teicher & Company’s charming “Variations.” Pictured: Sarah Reich. Aug. 4, 6 and 8:30 p.m. Boston University... Read more
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Billboard
Le Poisson Rouge Announces Norah Jones NYC ResidencyManhattan nightclub and art space Le Poisson Rouge is hosting singer/songwriter
Billboard / Posted 22 days ago
Manhattan nightclub and art space Le Poisson Rouge is hosting singer/songwriter Norah Jones for a five-night residency, Sept 10-14. The 800-cap venue and accompanying art gallery sit on the site of the former Village Gate nightclub, at the corner of... Read more
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The Columbian
Pitts: The angry NRA defends the white to bear armsJr. is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Reach him at lpitts@herald.com. It be
The Columbian / Posted 25 days ago
Jr. is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Reach him at lpitts@herald.com. It began in April. That’s when there appeared on YouTube an NRA recruitment video that raised eyebrows across the political spectrum. Speaking through a jaw clenched tight... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Pitts: NRA ramps up scared and angry rhetoricIt began in April. That’s when there appeared on YouTube an NRA recruitment vi
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
It began in April. That’s when there appeared on YouTube an NRA recruitment video that raised eyebrows across the political spectrum. Speaking through a jaw clenched tight enough to crack walnuts, with an intensity that suggested a major artery... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Yo-Yo Ma calls on Kingston for helpKingston The city may answer the plea of famed cellist Yo-Yo Ma to save a silv
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
Kingston The city may answer the plea of famed cellist Yo-Yo Ma to save a silvery, floating concert hall from oblivion. The "Point Counterpoint II" is a 195-foot-long barge that opens like a clam shell into a concert hall stage. Created by famed... Read more
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CNET
Magnepan MMGi speakers are a stupendously thin wall of soundMagnepan is known for its large flat panel speakers, but it also offers smaller
CNET / Posted 27 days ago
Magnepan is known for its large flat panel speakers, but it also offers smaller, more affordable ones. The original MMG shared much of the same tech as the bigger Magnepans and won the hearts of many aspiring audiophiles. That speaker debuted in... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
The Saturday FunniesEvery week I get emails full of inspiration and funny stories. This summer I ha
The Chattanoogan / Posted 27 days ago
Every week I get emails full of inspiration and funny stories. This summer I have gathered a sampling of my weekly harvest and presented the collection as a reminder we ought to cherish laughter with those we love and the weekend. I am not only... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Leonard Pitts: The NRA's cowardly fightIt began in April. That's when there appeared on YouTube an NRA recruitment vi
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
It began in April. That's when there appeared on YouTube an NRA recruitment video that raised eyebrows across the political spectrum. Speaking through a jaw clenched tight enough to crack walnuts, with an intensity that suggested a major artery... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
With push from Yo-Yo Ma, floating concert hall may end up in N.Y.and went with the closing of the first Chicago Architecture Biennial exhibition
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
and went with the closing of the first Chicago Architecture Biennial exhibition in 2015. Now, after the eminent cellist Yo-Yo Ma made a passionate plea to save the 41-year-old vessel from being shipped to a Louisiana scrap yard, it could be... Read more
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NZCity
Roger Federer's outrageous Wimbledon win marks his place in tennis and sporting historywrong with Roger Federer. Loud snorer? Lousy tipper? Doesn't turn his phone off
NZCity / Posted 1 months ago
wrong with Roger Federer. Loud snorer? Lousy tipper? Doesn't turn his phone off at the movies? But as the greatest male tennis player of this or any era again suspended disbelief by winning a record eighth Wimbledon title one month before... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hinds: Fascinating Federer continues glorious encore with Wimbledon winRoger Federer's outrageous Wimbledon win marks his place in tennis and sporting
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 1 months ago
Roger Federer's outrageous Wimbledon win marks his place in tennis and sporting history It is quite possible there is something wrong with Roger Federer. Loud snorer? Lousy tipper? Doesn't turn his phone off at the movies? But as the greatest male... Read more
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Philly.com
Pittsburgh's weird concert boat could soon be dismantledII, a 195-foot-long, self-propelled, otherworldly concert boat, has brought mus
Philly.com / Posted 1 months ago
II, a 195-foot-long, self-propelled, otherworldly concert boat, has brought music from the rivers of Pittsburgh to small towns throughout America to the great capitals of Europe for 41 years. Soon, however, it may be headed for a new... Read more

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