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32 min ago | On An Overgrown Path

An absurd complex of inferiority to the symphony orchestra

Much trumpeting from Sony about a Billboard classical chart number one for Iranian composer Hafez Nazeri 's Rumi Symphony which "crosses cultural boundaries through a new universal blending of Eastern and Western classical music".

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Related Topix: Arts, Classical, Weiss

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Franco Bixio's funky symphony for 'A Pugni Nudi' receives fresh reissue

Chris' Soundtrack Corner has scored again with another one of their latest releases, the score to an obscure 1974 crime/drama titled A Pugni Nudi , a.k.a. With Bare Fists .

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Related Topix: Arts

BroadwayWorld.com

The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Presents the Rite of Spring Tonight

The CSO presents its premiere of Igor Stravinsky 's monumental work The Rite of Spring tonight, April 24, 2014 at 7:30pm at the Tivoli Theatre.

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Related Topix: Arts

BroadwayWorld.com

Houston Symphony Presents 2014 Spec's Charitable Foundation...

Tonight, April 24, the Houston Symphony will perform their annual Spec's Charitable Foundation Salute to Educator's Concert at Jones Hall.

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Related Topix: Spring, TX, Arts, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Katy, TX

KTIV-TV Sioux City

The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra unveils its fall concerts

The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra kicks off its 99th year this fall with a seven concert season running from September through April of 2015.

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Related Topix: Arts, Sioux City, IA, Des Moines, IA

Dallas Observer

Three Reasons to Hear the Dallas Symphony Orchestra Do Beethoven

One of the best ways to get to know an individual artist is to see a really well curated retrospective of his or her work.

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Related Topix: Classical, Beethoven, Arts, Dallas Symphony Orchestra

SF Sentinel

Guest Conductor James Conlon Leads The SF Symphony In Shostakovich's Piano Concerto No. 1

Guest conductor James Conlon returns to conduct three concerts with the San Francisco Symphony April 24-26 at Davies Symphony Hall, with pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet and the orchestra's own Principal Trumpet Mark Inouye in Shostakovich's Piano Concerto No.

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Related Topix: Arts, Classical, Conductor, San Francisco Symphony, Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Tchaikovsky

MLive.com

Grand Rapids Symphony welcomes Gilmore Young Artist who's played for President Obama, U.S....

Pianist Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner performed at President Barack Obama's re-election inaugural at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. in 2013.

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Related Topix: Arts, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, The Juilliard School, Classical, Schumann, Entertainment

BroadwayWorld.com

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Presents AIDA led by Music Director Robert Spano, 6/5-8

Music Director Robert Spano will lead the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in a concert staging of Verdi's Aida June 5, 2014, at 8:00 p.m., June 7, 2014, at 7:30 p.m., and June 8, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. in Atlanta Symphony Hall at the Woodruff Arts Center.

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MassLive.com

Springfield Symphony Orchestra and Chorus to present 70th anniversary grand finale

Event: Springfield Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in concert When: Saturday, May 3, 7:30 p.m. Where: Symphony Hall, Springfield Cost: $22 to $65 For more info: Call 733-2291 or online at www.springfieldsymphony.org William Schuman's American Festival Overture, Leonard Bernstein's Chichester Psalms, and Sergei Rachmaninoff's Symphony No.

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Related Topix: Arts, Franklin County, MA, Springfield, MA, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Entertainment

BroadwayWorld.com

The Pacific Symphony Presents the 2014 Gala by the Sea, 5/31

Hop on board the electric Red Car and escape down to the picturesque seaside of the turn of the last century for Pacific Symphony's 2014 Gala "By the Sea," a lavish evening of carnival fun, coastal delicacies, auction items and thrilling entertainment.

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Related Topix: Arts, Orange County, CA, Huntington Beach, CA

BroadwayWorld.com

Architect Frank Gehry to Create Set Design for Chicago Symphony Orchestra Focused on Pierre Boulez

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra announces the participation of world-renowned architect, Frank Gehry , in its November 2014 exploration of the life and career of Pierre Boulez , the revolutionary composer, conductor and curator whose 89th birthday was March 26, 2014.

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Related Topix: Arts, California, University of Southern California, Harvard University

Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

How 'Sail' sold: Story of Awolnation's Aaron Bruno and ...

This March 11, 2014 photo shows musician Aaron Bruno of Awolnation in Malibu, Calif.

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Related Topix: Malibu, CA, Arts

OregonLive.com

Steve Duin: The Oregon Symphony plays for keeps at St. Mary's Home for Boys

However you might describe the opposite of music -- abuse, neglect, despair -- it has visited too many of the boys of St. Mary's.

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Related Topix: Arts, Oregon

Business Journal

Houston Symphony musicians get a raise

The Houston Symphony recently reached a new contract with its musicians that will pay them $97,240 a year during the 2017-18 season.

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Press-Telegram

Lynn Harrell joins Long Beach Symphony for rebellious performance

When Grammy Award-winning cellist Lynn Harrell performs a concerto, he does more than just learn the music and understand the meaning of the piece.

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Related Topix: Arts, Classical, Theater, Dmitri Shostakovich, Cello

MyHighPlains.com

Amarillo Symphony Concludes its 89th Season This Weekend

The Amarillo Symphony's season finale, Lady Sings the Blues, on April 25th and 26th at the Performing Arts Center in Amarillo will feature legendary music by George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, and Duke Ellington.

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Related Topix: Arts, Amarillo, TX, Classical

Style Weekly

The Symphony Musicians of Richmond with Benjamin Zander at St. Michael Catholic Church

Relegated to die a slow death in taxpayer-funded, dead-art appreciation centers, classical music has lost its resonance in modern culture.

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Related Topix: Richmond, VA, Arts, Classical

Chattanoogan.com

Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Presents Play Along With The CSO May 11

The CSO is inviting musicians from the community to once again join professional musicians in their event, Play Along with the CSO.

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Related Topix: Chattanooga, TN, Arts

CBS Local

Vegas Philharmonic Names New Conductor

A former Nevadan who's the resident conductor at the San Francisco Symphony has been named the new conductor of the Las Vegas Philharmonic.

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Related Topix: Arts, Classical, San Francisco Symphony, Las Vegas, NV

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