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Allen Won, a Mountainside, resident and renowned saxophonist, will perform classical works with piano accompaniment to benefit the Mountainside Public Library. The concert will be held at The Community Presbyterian Church of Mountainside on Saturday, Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. The program will include works by JS Bach, Rachmaninov, and Schumann, as well as pieces created especially for saxophone and piano.
Police told News 4 surveillance video captured a man who set fire to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in north St. Louis Saturday. Authorities said the man set fire to the church, which is located in the 2400 block of Grand Avenue, around 6:15 a.m. Saturday.
It's so easy to spoil Mozart's music - a few sloppy notes and the sparkle disappears. But porcelain perfection isn't enough.
The great German tenor has long since conquered the worlds of grand opera and classical recital. Now he turns his talents with equal success to lighter fare, on an album of German operetta and film songs from 1925-35.
Barbra Streisand's "Partners" isn't just about star-powered duets, but partnerships of love and family. It's a love album for the ages, as fit for your anniversary as your parents' or your child's wedding.
The 2014-2015 season at St Mary's Church in the town centre resumes on Wednesday with a treat for classical music fans. "I think this is one of the most enterprising lunchtime concert series on the south coast and this season is very special because we are offering a very rare opportunity to hear the complete piano sonatas of Beethoven and Brahms.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning opera Silent Night , set against the backdrop of World War I, will be one of the three main stage operas presented this October as part of the sixty-third Wexford Festival Opera. The opera won the Pulitzer Prize for Music in 2012 for American composer Kevin Puts.
The Borodin Quartet. Musica Viva. Llewellyn Hall, ANU School of Music. Thursday, October 2 at 7pm.
The Arte Musica Foundation began an ambitious project on the weekend with the first concert of a complete Bach cantata cycle at Bourgie Hall. The news that approximately 200 cantatas would be performed there was hard to accept.
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Out actor John Barrowman says he's proud of a kiss between himself and a male dancer at the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in July. The married actor said he was proud of the message the kiss sent to the Commonwealth countries which still prohibit gay relations, currently 42 out of 53. "Oh, I felt great about it, because it was a scripted thing that was in there," he told reporters at the National Lottery Awards.
Rachel Podger with Brecon Baroque will be performing from 8pm on Sunday, September 21, to audience in the chapel of Abbotsholme School, near Uttoxeter, as part of the Abbotsholme Arts Society series of concerts. Rachel Podger is a violinist well-known as a leading interpreter of the music of the classical and baroque periods and has been named 'the finest period violinist in Britain' by critics.
Finnish conductor Sakari Oramo brought the 120th season of the United Kingdom's BBC Proms festival of classical music to a close in London on Saturday with a plea for children around the world not to lose out on the opportunity to hear and learn music. "Music is so many things.
The original Broadway production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine 's beloved fairy tale musical INTO THE WOODS is set to be released on Blu-ray for the very first time later this year to coincide with the release of the hotly anticipated feature film version opening this Christmas according to a new listing and a special cover has been designed for the release. The original Broadway cast of INTO THE WOODS included 1988 Tony Award winner for Best Actress In A Musical, Joanna Gleason , in addition to Chip Zien , Bernadette Peters , Tom Aldredge , Kim Crosby , Chuck Wagner , Barbara Byrne and many more, the majority of whom returned to the show for the filming of the production.
WINDSOR Festival starts on Monday and runs for two weeks. There are a host of events taking place throughout the town including a special evening of music with the author of His Dark Materials, Philip Pullman.
The byword for Vancouver's fall season of classical music is "quality," but with an eye toward exploration. Top presenters and performing organizations are poised to meet the challenges of changing audience demographics by reaffirming emphasis on core values, which play out in a number of stellar events running until the holiday season.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 06:35 am
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