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The Morning Call
Classical: Allentown Band presents Reformation anniversary concertssale of reprieves from penance, or indulgences, took place, as legend has it, o
The Morning Call / Posted 11 minutes ago
sale of reprieves from penance, or indulgences, took place, as legend has it, on Oct. 31, 1517, but churches throughout the world are celebrating Luther’s deeply personal beliefs and courageous act the entire year. You can even buy a T-shirt with... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichPutnam. Ave. Register through the library’s online calendar at http://bit.ly/2w
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 hours ago
Putnam. Ave. Register through the library’s online calendar at http://bit.ly/2wCaU6E or by calling 203-625-6549. Greenwich Symphony Orchestra Concert The Greenwich Symphony Orchestra will perform Piano Concerto No. 5 by Camille Saint-Saëns with... Read more
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Business Wire
Cambridge Trust Company Names Mark D. Thompson as President and Director, Responsible for Private Bankingon the boards of a number of charitable organizations and business associations
Business Wire / Posted 13 hours ago
on the boards of a number of charitable organizations and business associations, including: Northeast Arc, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Anti-Defamation League, Casa Esperenza, Mass Insight Global 2015 Committee, Greater Boston Chamber... Read more
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Crosscut
Taking the classism out of classical musicschool music teachers, and sees his efforts as bolstering beleaguered arts and
Crosscut / Posted 13 hours ago
school music teachers, and sees his efforts as bolstering beleaguered arts and music programs. “It’s not uncommon for an orchestra teacher to have between 40 to 60 students in their orchestra classes with no assistant, no aides or help, and... Read more
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Yale Daily News
Music at Center Stagealmost mechanical and inhuman in their steadiness. The clapping was unfamiliar
Yale Daily News / Posted 21 hours ago
almost mechanical and inhuman in their steadiness. The clapping was unfamiliar to the nearly five dozen members of the Yale Symphony Orchestra, but its implication was clear. We plunged into our encore pieces in response. The orchestra had just... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichPutnam. Ave. Register through the library’s online calendar at http://bit.ly/2w
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
Putnam. Ave. Register through the library’s online calendar at http://bit.ly/2wCaU6E or by calling 203-625-6549. Greenwich Symphony Orchestra Concert The Greenwich Symphony Orchestra will perform Piano Concerto No. 5 by Camille Saint-Saëns with... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
St. Francis Music Academy offers scholarships, free concertsto announce that partial scholarships are still available for students enrollin
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted yesterday
to announce that partial scholarships are still available for students enrolling for the fall semester. Featuring a world-class faculty, including members of the Alabama Symphony Orchestra and other professional musicians who have... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
FREE things to do around Pittsburgh over the next 3 weeksPittsburgh’s home for great art, see 20/20: The Studio Museum in Harlem and Car
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
Pittsburgh’s home for great art, see 20/20: The Studio Museum in Harlem and Carnegie Museum of Art. Then explore Carnegie’s world-famous dinosaurs in Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s Dinosaurs in Their Time. 4400 Forbes Ave. (Oakland) Society... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
A guide to fall arts and culture events in Metro Detroit12-14: The first performance of maestro Leonard Slatkin's 10th anniversary seas
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
12-14: The first performance of maestro Leonard Slatkin's 10th anniversary season as music director of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra opens with Beethoven's "Eroica" Symphony. Slatkin will conduct 13 performances throughout the 2017-18... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Star Calendar of EventsSat., Sept. 23 at the Railyard, 33121 N Railway Ave., Mission. Tickets $20. Inf
Aldergrove Star / Posted 2 days ago
Sat., Sept. 23 at the Railyard, 33121 N Railway Ave., Mission. Tickets $20. Info: 604-217-3442. Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra Chorus – has immediate openings and welcomes committed singers whose voices blend well in a group. All... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
CKSS Choir performing with Windsor Symphonyknow this well, because it was a first impression that has provided an opportun
Chatham Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
know this well, because it was a first impression that has provided an opportunity for them to perform with the Windsor Symphony Orchestra on Saturday for a show titled, 'Ode to Canada – A celebration of our country and our region!' This is a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichPutnam. Ave. Register through the library’s online calendar at http://bit.ly/2w
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
Putnam. Ave. Register through the library’s online calendar at http://bit.ly/2wCaU6E or by calling 203-625-6549. Greenwich Symphony Orchestra Concert The Greenwich Symphony Orchestra will perform Piano Concerto No. 5 by Camille Saint-Saëns with... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Arts Beat for Sept. 18: VSO to perform here as part of state tourNational Theater/Old Vic production of Peter Pan, which will broadcast live at
The Addison County Independent / Posted 2 days ago
National Theater/Old Vic production of Peter Pan, which will broadcast live at THT on Sunday, Sept. 24, at 2 p.m. Vermont Symphony Orchestra (VSO) will cover the state from top to bottom for its Made in Vermont Statewide Tour. On Saturday, Sept.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
10 years in, Peabody-BSO Conducting Fellowship has seen great success — and a full-circle journey for onerecipient of the newly formed BSO-Peabody Conducting Fellowship — a program of
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
recipient of the newly formed BSO-Peabody Conducting Fellowship — a program of extensive skill-honing with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and its music director, Marin Alsop. Now, at 35, looking as slim, youthful and amiable as he did in 2007,... Read more
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Miami New Times
The Best Concerts in Miami This Week, September 18-24Free. Lagniappe, 3425 NE Second Ave., Miami, 305-576-0108, lagniappehouse.com.
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
Free. Lagniappe, 3425 NE Second Ave., Miami, 305-576-0108, lagniappehouse.com. Gems from the 20th Century: With the Frost Symphony Orchestra, 8-9:30 p.m., $20. Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables, 305-284-2241,... Read more
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Miami New Times
The Best Concerts in Miami This Week, September 18-24Free. Lagniappe, 3425 NE Second Ave., Miami, 305-576-0108, lagniappehouse.com.
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
Free. Lagniappe, 3425 NE Second Ave., Miami, 305-576-0108, lagniappehouse.com. Gems from the 20th Century: With the Frost Symphony Orchestra, 8-9:30 p.m., $20. Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables, 305-284-2241,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
It was part of Stained Glass Concert at St. John’s Episcopal ChurchYOUNGSTOWN The world premiere of “Coming to Youngstown,” composed and arranged
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN The world premiere of “Coming to Youngstown,” composed and arranged and directed by Randall Craig Fleischer, was performed Sunday by members of the Youngstown Symphony Orchestra as the finale of a Stained Glass Concert at St. John’s... Read more
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Daily Press
CNU raises $66.2 million, celebrates with symphony, light showon graduating students who are leadership- and service-minded and able to make
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
on graduating students who are leadership- and service-minded and able to make significant outcomes and changes in the world. Thus the title of Defining Significance. Lawson said that along with bringing in money, the campaign connected the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Caritas feeds malnourished Baseco kids; Santo Domingo Church to mount ‘Magnificat’ concert Sept. 28in the Formation and Promotions of BEC”); Msgr. Sabino Vengco Jr. (“The Concept
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
in the Formation and Promotions of BEC”); Msgr. Sabino Vengco Jr. (“The Concept of Family and Family Life in the Modern World” and “The Family as a Domestic Church: Towards the Strengthening of BEC”); Fr. Conegundo Garganta (youth... Read more
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New Kerala
Get ready to witness Armin Van Buuren, Arijit Singh at Comio EVC 2017! - newkerala news #272497has a lot of surprises in store for their 5th edition. A trance icon, who has
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
has a lot of surprises in store for their 5th edition. A trance icon, who has become one of the most popular DJ's in the world, Armin Van Buuren has set the standard of the trance movement high with his talent. An influential stalwart in the... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
A guide to fall arts and culture events in Metro Detroit12-14. The first performance of maestro Leonard Slatkin's 10th anniversary seas
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
12-14. The first performance of maestro Leonard Slatkin's 10th anniversary season as music director of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra opens with Beethoven's "Eroica" Symphony. Slatkin will conduct 13 performances throughout the 2017-18... Read more
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Aljazeera
Palestinian orchestra uses 'music as resistance'that two musicians from Gaza would be performing. The audience had barely sett
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
that two musicians from Gaza would be performing. The audience had barely settled by the time the Palestine Youth Orchestra (PYO) launched into the familiar, dramatic opening bars of the Star Wars main theme. "We try to make a point to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A glorious night with Ma and the Symphonysomething memorable, whose wit and warmth and radiance make each encounter a su
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
something memorable, whose wit and warmth and radiance make each encounter a sufficient excuse to leave the house. In the world of classical music, Yo-Yo Ma is that guy. To know that the world’s finest cellist was on hand in Davies Symphony Hall... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Full Text of All Articles The Berkeley Daily Planetof the globe. The scuttlebutt at The Musical Offering was that Yo-Yo Ma has bec
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 5 days ago
of the globe. The scuttlebutt at The Musical Offering was that Yo-Yo Ma has become the self-styled musical emissary to the world, and as such he is the big-money donors’ darling. But if you want emotional intensity and depth of musical... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
An Underwhelming Opening Night at San Francisco Symphony. Categoryof the globe. The scuttlebutt at The Musical Offering was that Yo-Yo Ma has bec
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 5 days ago
of the globe. The scuttlebutt at The Musical Offering was that Yo-Yo Ma has become the self-styled musical emissary to the world, and as such he is the big-money donors’ darling. But if you want emotional intensity and depth of musical... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle Symphony sets tone for ambitious season with Mahler choral epicGustav Mahler knew how to persist. In 1888, the twenty-something Mahler played
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
Gustav Mahler knew how to persist. In 1888, the twenty-something Mahler played the first movement of his Second Symphony on the piano for conductor Hans von Bülow, an important early mentor. Bülow was famous for, among other things, introducing the... Read more
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DW
Beethovenfest opening with the Mariinsky Theater Orchestra |Many music lovers will recognize Mussorgsky's "Pictures at an Exhibition" in th
DW / Posted 5 days ago
Many music lovers will recognize Mussorgsky's "Pictures at an Exhibition" in the most often-performed version, as orchestrated by Maurice Ravel. The orchestration by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, featured here, is rarely heard, and perhaps for... Read more
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TribLIVE
5 things to do in Pittsburgh this weekendAid Culture takes many forms this weekend, from a celebration of Asian cinema
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Aid Culture takes many forms this weekend, from a celebration of Asian cinema to the return of Farm Aid and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Get out an enjoy. Farm Aid brings together some musical icons — Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Can Emanuel, Rauner, Chicago business team up to win Amazon's headquarters? - CahillApril 18, 2001: A Chicago Symphony Orchestra string quartet plays as a children
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 days ago
April 18, 2001: A Chicago Symphony Orchestra string quartet plays as a children's choir serenades Boeing executives at a glittering Art Institute dinner staged by Mayor Richard M. Daley and Gov. George Ryan. Strategically seated at various tables are... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Southwest Florida Symphony to opens its 57th season with tribute to The Beatles with ‘Classical Mystery Tour’Season kicks off Oct. 21 at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts HallThe Southwest Florida Symphony opens its 57th season with the uncanny likenesse
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 5 days ago
The Southwest Florida Symphony opens its 57th season with the uncanny likenesses of John, Paul, George, Ringo and original maestro Nir Kabaretti with The Beatles tribute, "Classical Mystery Tour." "Classical Mystery Tour" performs live with the... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Ticket: What’s happening in the arts worldwww.brownpapertickets.com THE GEORGE GARZONE TRIO The astonishing, Boston-bas
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
www.brownpapertickets.com THE GEORGE GARZONE TRIO The astonishing, Boston-based tenor saxophonist is an undersung world-class talent who always tears it up. With bassist Oscar Stagnaro and drummer Mark Walker. Sept. 19, 7:30 p.m. $10.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Robot 'conductor' steals the show from Italy's top tenorPISA, Italy: Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli's voice soars to the rafters of the T
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
PISA, Italy: Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli's voice soars to the rafters of the Tuscan theatre, but all eyes are on the orchestral conductor beside him - a robot with an apparent penchant for Verdi. The concert in the heart of Pisa is a world first,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Made by hand: CMU percussion student finds opportunity, inspiration with handpanhas played the drum set since he was 10, and as part of his studies and as a pe
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
has played the drum set since he was 10, and as part of his studies and as a percussion member of the Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra, he plays all kinds of percussion instruments: timpani, cymbals, triangle, djembe, tambourine, snare drum,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Got Bay Area Weekend plans? We have some cool ideas (Sept. 14)for source material for a stage musical than “An American in Paris,” the Oscar-
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
for source material for a stage musical than “An American in Paris,” the Oscar-winning song-and-dance romance set in post-World War II Paris. Of course, the movie had Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron as the romantic leads — not exactly easy shoes to... Read more
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The Courier
From Homs to Europe's top concert halls: a Syrian refugee's journeyagain. "Forgive me," he smiled, still catching his breath. "I've made a number
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
again. "Forgive me," he smiled, still catching his breath. "I've made a number of mistakes. I was so very nervous." A new world The superb acoustics at the St Jakob church in Klosters have helped it become one of the music festival's main venues.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
The week's best: Top things to do Sept. 14-20for the launch of a new CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF DETROIT season. The musician w
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
for the launch of a new CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF DETROIT season. The musician was principal cellist with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra from 2002 to 2012, and he put down some roots in the Motor City during that decade: He was married here,... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Sinfonia Concertante: Student and teacher share Mozart's love duetAmerican violinist Pamela Frank was 18 when she played the Sinfonia Concertante
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
American violinist Pamela Frank was 18 when she played the Sinfonia Concertante, Mozart’s concerto for violin, viola and orchestra, for the first time. It was in a concerto competition at the Music Academy of the West, and the violist was her... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Symphony and Steelband come togetherOn September 16 and 18, the sounds of steelband and orchestra will be heard in
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
On September 16 and 18, the sounds of steelband and orchestra will be heard in the concert hall when the Northern Illinois University Steelband will once again embark on a boundary pushing collaboration, this time in a series of concerts with the... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Calendar: Sept. 14-20Quest Singer-Songwriter Showdown 7:30 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $7. Visit www.m
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Quest Singer-Songwriter Showdown 7:30 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $7. Visit www.musicquest.texasbigstar.com. UNT Symphony Orchestra, with conductor David Itkin and guest artist Misha Dichter on piano, 8 p.m. in Winspear Hall at UNT's... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘The Goodbye Girl’ opens Trafford’s Theatre Factory seasonGoodbye Girl,” based on the 1977 film, with music by the late Marvin Hamlisch,
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
Goodbye Girl,” based on the 1977 film, with music by the late Marvin Hamlisch, former Pops conductor for the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Nick Mitchell of Bloomfield and Chelsea Bartel of South Side portray Paula and Elliot, roles played by... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Olathe violinist not only one of the best in Kansas, but also in the nationaccomplishments. The 16-year-old is also a top-level violinist. She plays for
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 6 days ago
accomplishments. The 16-year-old is also a top-level violinist. She plays for her school's chamber and also with the Youth Symphony of Kansas City. She holds the title of Concert Master -- the highest rank obtainable -- with the Kansas Music... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Violist Yaroslav Kargin brings European style to Fairfield Countyto the Russian-born violinist and violist. “They tell you not to move here bec
The New Canaan News / Posted 6 days ago
to the Russian-born violinist and violist. “They tell you not to move here because you’ll stick out. They say because it’s orchestra people should be still. When I sit still my musicianship is gone. You need to be relaxed when you play,” Kargin... Read more
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BC Local News
UK music audience finds ‘The Light’through a song he wrote in the '60s called The Light that today has created a s
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
through a song he wrote in the '60s called The Light that today has created a social media buzz in the United Kingdom as an orchestral re-arrangement. "It has been a pleasant surprise a to see the reaction to it to say the least," said... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
UK music audience finds ‘The Light’through a song he wrote in the ’60s called The Light that today has created a s
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 7 days ago
through a song he wrote in the ’60s called The Light that today has created a social media buzz in the United Kingdom as an orchestral re-arrangement. “It has been a pleasant surprise a to see the reaction to it to say the least,” said... Read more
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Penticton Western News
UK music audience finds ‘The Light’through a song he wrote in the ’60s called The Light that today has created a s
Penticton Western News / Posted 7 days ago
through a song he wrote in the ’60s called The Light that today has created a social media buzz in the United Kingdom as an orchestral re-arrangement. “It has been a pleasant surprise a to see the reaction to it to say the least,” said... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
UK music audience finds ‘The Light’through a song he wrote in the ’60s called The Light that today has created a s
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 7 days ago
through a song he wrote in the ’60s called The Light that today has created a social media buzz in the United Kingdom as an orchestral re-arrangement. “It has been a pleasant surprise a to see the reaction to it to say the least,” said... Read more
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Summerland Review
UK music audience finds ‘The Light’through a song he wrote in the ’60s called The Light that today has created a s
Summerland Review / Posted 7 days ago
through a song he wrote in the ’60s called The Light that today has created a social media buzz in the United Kingdom as an orchestral re-arrangement. “It has been a pleasant surprise a to see the reaction to it to say the least,” said... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
UK music audience finds ‘The Light’music evolution through a song he wrote in the ’60s that today has created a so
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 7 days ago
music evolution through a song he wrote in the ’60s that today has created a social media buzz in the United Kingdom as an orchestral re-arrangement. “It has been a pleasant surprise a to see the reaction to it to say the least,” said... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
UK music audience finds ‘The Light’music evolution through a song he wrote in the ’60s that today has created a so
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 7 days ago
music evolution through a song he wrote in the ’60s that today has created a social media buzz in the United Kingdom as an orchestral re-arrangement. “It has been a pleasant surprise a to see the reaction to it to say the least,” said... Read more
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express
'We'll make the best of Brexit!' British conductor hails opportunity on return from Berlinsaid he will “make the best” of Brexit as he returns to work in London from Ber
express / Posted 7 days ago
said he will “make the best” of Brexit as he returns to work in London from Berlin to become music director of the London Symphony Orchestra. Sir Simon, who has spent 15 years in charge of the Berlin Philharmonic, said it was a “thrilling moment”... Read more
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