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Mountain View Voice
The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk RoadWhat is Yo-Yo Ma doing? That's the question, regarding the internationally reno
The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road
Mountain View Voice / Posted 4 hours ago
What is Yo-Yo Ma doing? That's the question, regarding the internationally renowned cellist, answered by Morgan Neville's new documentary " Ensemble." But it's also more or less the question, with a... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road | MoviesWhat is Yo-Yo Ma doing? That's the question, regarding the internationally reno
The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road | Movies
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 4 hours ago
What is Yo-Yo Ma doing? That's the question, regarding the internationally renowned cellist, answered by Morgan Neville's new documentary "The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble." But it's also more or less the question, with a... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film ShortsBuddymoon (NR) David Giuntoli stars in this comedy as a man who gets dumped by
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted yesterday
Buddymoon (NR) David Giuntoli stars in this comedy as a man who gets dumped by his fiancée days before their wedding and goes hiking through the Oregon mountains with his best man (Flula Borg). Also with Claire Coffee. (Opens Friday in Dallas) De... Read more
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Kagay-an News
True Grit: LDCU Violinist aims to be first Filipina ConductorEulaflor Llenos Jayme is a Grade 11 student at Liceo de Cagayan University Seni
True Grit: LDCU Violinist aims to be first Filipina Conductor
Kagay-an News / Posted 2 days ago
Eulaflor Llenos Jayme is a Grade 11 student at Liceo de Cagayan University Senior High School. Hailing from Cebu’s Mandaue City School for the Arts, she moved to LDCU this semester to pursue her Senior High School track on Art and... Read more
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IMF
Transcript of Aspen Ideas Festival: Conversation with Christine Lagardein a bit but we’ve been planning this event for a year and we want to get going
Transcript of Aspen Ideas Festival: Conversation with Christine Lagarde
IMF / Posted 2 days ago
in a bit but we’ve been planning this event for a year and we want to get going. So it is my great pleasure to introduce to you a friend, a trustee of the Aspen Institute, the President and CEO of the Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars, Jane Harman... Read more
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Kagay-an News
True Grit: LCDU Violinist aims to be first Filipina ConductorEulaflor Llenos Jayme is a Grade 11 student at Liceo de Cagayan University Seni
True Grit: LCDU Violinist aims to be first Filipina Conductor
Kagay-an News / Posted 2 days ago
Eulaflor Llenos Jayme is a Grade 11 student at Liceo de Cagayan University Senior High School. Hailing from Cebu’s Mandaue City School for the Arts, she moved to LCDU this semester to pursue her Senior High School track on Art and... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Billy Childs Named President of CMA's Board of DirectorsIn 2005, Childs received his first appointment to CMA’s board, where he served
Billy Childs Named President of CMA's Board of Directors
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
In 2005, Childs received his first appointment to CMA’s board, where he served a key role in guiding the organization’s then-young jazz programs, as well as advocating for the needs of small-ensemble musicians and composers of all genres. In 2006 he... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Kentucky Center for the Arts summer lineupand a host of guest appearances during her career. Faith Evans is a seven-time
Kentucky Center for the Arts summer lineup
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
and a host of guest appearances during her career. Faith Evans is a seven-time Grammy nominee; winning “Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group” in 1998 for “I’ll Be Missing You,” an homage to her late husband and hip-hop legend Notorious... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Denzel Valentine's path to the NBA is a family affairimprove his shooting. In the Valentine Family Way, filled with love and laught
Denzel Valentine's path to the NBA is a family affair
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
improve his shooting. In the Valentine Family Way, filled with love and laughter and work and winning, that's like telling Yo Yo Ma to practice more cello. Izzo offered Denzel a scholarship at the end of July. "Every time you'd tell him he had to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Activist launches super PAC to take on the NRAcampaign and a series of 40 concerts across the country, will include a televis
Activist launches super PAC to take on the NRA
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
campaign and a series of 40 concerts across the country, will include a television ad campaign focused on US Senator Kelly Ayotte, a New Hampshire Republican who voted against expanded background checks and is being challenged by Governor Maggie... Read more
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Vail Daily
Academy of St. Martin makes its Bravo! debutVAIL — However unpredictable, Vail’s summer weather does have a sense of the oc
Academy of St. Martin makes its Bravo! debut
Vail Daily / Posted 6 days ago
VAIL — However unpredictable, Vail’s summer weather does have a sense of the occasion. Just as it did when cellist Yo-Yo Ma opened Bravo! Vail in 2010, the skies cleared for violinist Joshua Bell and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields for its... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Weekender: McConaughey, monster trucks, and the art of wonderWelcome to your first (official) weekend of the summer! With the weather lookin
The Weekender: McConaughey, monster trucks, and the art of wonder
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Welcome to your first (official) weekend of the summer! With the weather looking glorious, there are fun options wherever you look — and however you get there. A stroll in Gloucester on Saturday offers a “Hopper’s Houses Walking Tour” with the Cape... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You' to Screen at newportFILM OutdoorsThe summer series, now in its 7th year, also will include Roger Ross Williams a
'Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You' to Screen at newportFILM Outdoors
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
The summer series, now in its 7th year, also will include Roger Ross Williams autism doc 'Life, Animated' and Morgan Neville’s 'The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma & the Silk Road Ensemble.' newportFILM unveiled the lineup of documentaries for its... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Explore the world with these talented ‘Strangers’from “Four Quartets,” provides the perfect jumping-off point for Morgan Neville
Explore the world with these talented ‘Strangers’
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
from “Four Quartets,” provides the perfect jumping-off point for Morgan Neville’s fine documentary “The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble.” It reads: “And the end of all our exploring / Will be to arrive where we started / And... Read more
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The Morning Call
Techne music fest at Moravian— groundbreakers such as Dvorak and Bartok frequently wove folk and popular idi
Techne music fest at Moravian
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
— groundbreakers such as Dvorak and Bartok frequently wove folk and popular idioms into their music; Ravel, Gershwin and many others did the same with jazz. Continuing the tradition of thinking outside the box is the Techne Music Festival at... Read more
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MPNnow.com
RPO grows total earned revenue for 2nd yearThe Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra reports that its 2015/16 subscription seas
RPO grows total earned revenue for 2nd year
MPNnow.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra reports that its 2015/16 subscription season marks the second year in a row for total earned revenue growth. The 2014/15 season was the first year of growth since 2010/11.Ward Stare’s inaugural season as music... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film ShortsThe Duel (R) Liam Hemsworth stars in this Western as a Texas Ranger investigati
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
The Duel (R) Liam Hemsworth stars in this Western as a Texas Ranger investigating a series of unexplained deaths in a small town. Also with Woody Harrelson, Alice Braga, Emory Cohen, William Sadler, Christopher Berry, and José Zúñiga. (Opens... Read more
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WA Today
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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The Age
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadbeen cancelled for financial reasons. Tropfest founder John Polson. Photo: Jam
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
been cancelled for financial reasons. Tropfest founder John Polson. Photo: James Alcock "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadbeen cancelled for financial reasons. Tropfest founder John Polson. Photo: Jam
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
been cancelled for financial reasons. Tropfest founder John Polson. Photo: James Alcock "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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Canberra Times
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Gladys Knight, Ron White, Ben Folds headline 2016-17 seasondance, comedy and theatrical events, the 2016-2017 season at the Peace Center i
Gladys Knight, Ron White, Ben Folds headline 2016-17 season
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
dance, comedy and theatrical events, the 2016-2017 season at the Peace Center in Greenville features something for everyone. An Evening with Chris Thile Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall $25-$45 Multiple Grammy... Read more
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The Border Mail
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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The Courier
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
The Courier / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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The Young Witness
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
The Young Witness / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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Western Advocate
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
Western Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
Kiama Independent / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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Manning River Times
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
Manning River Times / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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The North West Star
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go aheadthe ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financia
Short Cuts: Tropfest NZ canned but Australian short film festival will go ahead
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 days ago
the ditch have announced their fifth instalment has been cancelled for financial reasons. "Given the current economic climate we cannot present Tropfest without a core funder," said Tropfest New Zealand chief executive Suzanne Porter. "We have... Read more
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examiner.com
New York Philharmonic brings ‘priceless music absolutely free’ back to QueensAn enthusiastic and appreciative crowd of 13,000 gathered to hear the New York
New York Philharmonic brings ‘priceless music absolutely free’ back to Queens
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
An enthusiastic and appreciative crowd of 13,000 gathered to hear the New York Philharmonic orchestra in Cunningham Park, Queens, on the night of the summer solstice as the sunset cast a perfect orange glow and the full moon – the first in more than... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Ang Lee, Cynthia Nixon Honored at Provincetown Film Festivalbest narrative feature to Anne Fontaine's 'The Innocents' and for documentary t
Ang Lee, Cynthia Nixon Honored at Provincetown Film Festival
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
best narrative feature to Anne Fontaine's 'The Innocents' and for documentary to 'The Music of Strangers' and 'Political Animals' in a tie. The 18th Annual Provincetown International Film Festival concluded Sunday, with the HBO Audience Awards... Read more
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Boston Herald
Genius recognized?We know some people are recognized early and immediately – math and musical pro
Genius recognized?
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
We know some people are recognized early and immediately – math and musical prodigies come to mind. It’s a subject sparked by recently seeing QUARTET, a 1948 British film of four W. Somerset Maugham stories. The most memorable one told of a young man... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
| GoUpstate.comEvening with Chris Thile Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall
| GoUpstate.com
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Evening with Chris Thile Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall $25-$45 Multiple Grammy award-winner and MacArthur fellow Chris Thile, a member of Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, is a mandolin virtuoso, composer and vocalist.... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
| GoUpstate.comEvening with Chris Thile Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall
| GoUpstate.com
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Evening with Chris Thile Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7:30 p.m., Peace Concert Hall $25-$45 Multiple Grammy award-winner and MacArthur fellow Chris Thile, a member of Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, is a mandolin virtuoso, composer and vocalist.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Project shines in stirring Morgan Neville documentaryA little more than 15 minutes into “The Music of Strangers,” a new documentary
Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Project shines in stirring Morgan Neville documentary
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
A little more than 15 minutes into “The Music of Strangers,” a new documentary by director Morgan Neville about Yo-Yo Ma and his pan-cultural Silk Road Project, the world-famous cellist is seen addressing an audience, TED Talk-style. He’s recounting... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Verdi's affecting Requiem closes BSO seasonRequiem for this weekend's final program could be viewed solely on the basis of
Verdi's affecting Requiem closes BSO season
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Requiem for this weekend's final program could be viewed solely on the basis of the work's extraordinary musical worth. The massacre at a gay club in Orlando last Sunday morning gave a sobering new context to the selection. The BSO has dedicated... Read more
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examiner.com
After Central Park concerts, New York Philharmonic summer series heads to borosFor 51 years, the New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks have filled the s
After Central Park concerts, New York Philharmonic summer series heads to boros
examiner.com / Posted 13 days ago
For 51 years, the New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks have filled the summer nights with rapturous sound and joy – as they say, “priceless music, absolutely free.” 14 million people, in fact, have delighted in the magnificent melding of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Packed house greets Yo-Yo Ma, Alsop, BSO for all-Dvorak programThe last sight the audience caught of Yo-Yo Ma on Wednesday night at Meyerhoff
Packed house greets Yo-Yo Ma, Alsop, BSO for all-Dvorak program
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
The last sight the audience caught of Yo-Yo Ma on Wednesday night at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall was the broadly smiling cellist hauling a music stand offstage, his impromptu that's-all-folks signal. Some of those folks might otherwise have kept the... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
'The Music of Strangers'the purpose? Everything I’ve learned about performing, about music, about what
'The Music of Strangers'
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
the purpose? Everything I’ve learned about performing, about music, about what happens between the notes — that’s about making sure that culture matters.” —Yo-Yo Ma Early in “The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble,” members... Read more
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Daily Herald
Sunday picks: Legendary Mel Brooks screens 'Saddles'3 p.m. Sunday, June 12Awesome again The latest family-friendly 4D film "Lego N
Sunday picks: Legendary Mel Brooks screens 'Saddles'
Daily Herald / Posted 18 days ago
3 p.m. Sunday, June 12Awesome again The latest family-friendly 4D film "Lego Nexo Knights: The Book of Creativity" makes its debut this weekend at the Legoland Discovery Center Chicago at Streets of Woodfield, 601 N. Martingale Road,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Music festivals add special touch to road tripsfestivals exemplify another approach to time off — enjoying a change of scenery
Music festivals add special touch to road trips
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
festivals exemplify another approach to time off — enjoying a change of scenery along with special artistic experiences. Many summer classical-music festivals have expanded in recent decades, while other new ones have popped up. It would be a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Say goodbye to Garrison Keillorand Stock Show. Area 4H members will have their livestock projects judged durin
Say goodbye to Garrison Keillor
Daily Herald / Posted 19 days ago
and Stock Show. Area 4H members will have their livestock projects judged during the event -- and don't forget to pick your winner. It all happens on Saturday at Historic Wagner Farm, 1510 Wagner Road, Glenview. $10; $5 kids ages 2 to 10. (847)... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
McCann teacher Robert Davis to retire after 23 yearsinstructor at the school for 23 years, during which time he directed most of th
McCann teacher Robert Davis to retire after 23 years
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 20 days ago
instructor at the school for 23 years, during which time he directed most of the school's musical projects and performances. Davis also spent more than 20 years as president of the McCann Faculty Association. He's spent a lot of time at the... Read more
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Philly.com
28 hot summer movies - and one's got Oscar written all over itexclaiming, "Oh, my God!" as malevolent ETs return to Earth. The Music of Stra
28 hot summer movies - and one's got Oscar written all over it
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
exclaiming, "Oh, my God!" as malevolent ETs return to Earth. The Music of Strangers (June 24) Classical music superstar Yo Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble circle the globe, and the camera follows. From the director of the Oscar-winning doc 20... Read more
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Daily Herald
Get the blues at Chicago festShemekia Copeland, Irma Thomas and Toronzo Cannon are just some of the headline
Get the blues at Chicago fest
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Shemekia Copeland, Irma Thomas and Toronzo Cannon are just some of the headliners for the Chicago Blues Festival this weekend at Grant Park near the intersection of Columbus Drive and Jackson Boulevard, Chicago. No admission charge. (312) 742-3918 or... Read more
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Wired News
How Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble Got Its Spectacular SoundWhen violence forced him to leave Syria in 2001, clarinetist Kinan Azmeh experi
How Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble Got Its Spectacular Sound
Wired News / Posted 20 days ago
When violence forced him to leave Syria in 2001, clarinetist Kinan Azmeh experienced a crisis of faith. Growing up in Damascus, music was a thread connecting disparate cultures: the artists of his homeland, and the Bach and Beethoven he first learned... Read more
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Access Hollywood
Stars Sing 'Everyday People' For Turnaround Arts Programtheir talents to a new video for Turnaround Arts Program. A new music video se
Stars Sing 'Everyday People' For Turnaround Arts Program
Access Hollywood / Posted 20 days ago
their talents to a new video for Turnaround Arts Program. A new music video set to the classic song "Everyday People," is making a splash across the country to raise awareness for student education programs. The video features celebrities... Read more
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