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Charleston City Paper
Spoleto Festival USA kicks off with Brazilian hip-hop
It's official! Welcome to the 37th annual Spoleto Festival USA! Can you feel it? This year's festival was kicked off at high noon today in front of City Hall, which has grown to be the iconic home for the festive opening.
13 hrs ago
How a Little-Known Mexican Film Mirrors the Labor Struggles of Today
In March, the Kentucky Center for Performing Arts in Louisville hosted the first of what will be four nationwide presentations of Music Unwound: Copland and Mexico , a multimedia project that infuses live performances with cultural and historical content.
Tue May 21, 2013
Young Artists Shine in Final U City Symphony Concert
The University City Symphony Orchestra , under the direction of Maestro Leon Burke III, held its final concert of the 2012-13 season Sunday at All Saints Church in University City.
Sat May 18, 2013
Final U City Symphony Concert of 2012-13 Season Is Sunday
The University City Symphony Orchestra , under the direction of Maestro Leon Burke III, will perform a free concert at All Saints Church in University City on Sunday, May 19 at 3 p.m. The concert is open to the public.
Tue May 14, 2013
There are many inspirational forces at work behind The Asheville Ballet's production of An Appalachian Romance .
Mon May 13, 2013
The Doings Weekly
West Suburban Symphony takes on two of America's best
Music by two of the best American composers of the 20th century, Leonard Bernstein and Aaron Copland, will conclude the 66th orchestral season of the West Suburban Symphony in Hinsdale Sunday afternoon.
My Roots: Carl Palmer
The legendary drummer of Emerson Lake & Palmer and Asia had taken to the road to remind people that music played by real musicians does actually exist and that the songs he helped create with the aforementioned bands are just as intelligent and fascinating today as when they first hit record store shelves throughout the 70's a time when big music ... (more)
Sun May 12, 2013
Ballet closes 50th season
The Asheville Ballet will finish its 50th season with Friday-Saturday performances that include an original production of Aaron Copland's "Appalachian Spring" in collaboration with the chamber music group Pan Harmonia.
Wed May 08, 2013
Woodland Community and River City bands host Spring Concert
The Woodland Community Band and River City Concert Band will present their annual Spring Concert at 7 p.m. Monday at the Woodland Community and Senior Center, 2001 East St.
Tue May 07, 2013
Sherman Chamber Ensemble performs
Sherman Chamber Ensemble flutist Susan Rotholz and cellist Eliot Bailen, shown here, will be joined by pianist Margaret Kampmeier and violinist Carmit Zori in a concert Saturday, May 11 in Sherman, and Sunday, May 12, in New Milford.
Fri May 03, 2013
UMass professor Max Page wins Rome Prize for Historic Preservation and Conservation
Max Page, professor of art and history at the University of Massachusetts, was one of three scholars who to receive the Rome Prize for Historic Preservation and Conservation.
Wed May 01, 2013
Hartford Gay Men's Chorus to Start Spring with Life is Gay, and So are they!, 5/17-18
The Hartford Gay Men's Chorus will sing-in the spring with "Life Is Gay, and So Are They!" - a tribute to gay poets, composers, icons, idols and anthems, including such songs as "Being Alive" by Stephen Sondheim, "Stomp Your Foot" by Aaron Copland, "Born This Way" by Lady Gaga, and "A Stopwatch and Ordinance Map" by Samuel Barber.
Arts briefs: 'Schubert Meets Copland' at choral concert in Prior Lake
The works of two very different composers will share the program at the South Metro Chorale's "Schubert Meets Copland" concerts this weekend in Prior Lake and Richfield.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Group makes video case against Eisenhower Memorial
The National Monument Foundation released a video opposing Frank Gehry's plan for the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial, featuring a new three-dimensional rendering of the controversial design.
High School Bands Present Spring Concert
The Highland Park High School Bands will present their annual spring concert at 7 p.m. Thursday in the main auditorium.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Tuba Player Wins Jr. Philharmonic Concerto Competition
There was a packed house as the Erie Junior Philharmonic orchestra presented its annual spring concert at Cole Auditorium on the campus of Edinboro University.
The Des Moines Register
A&E: Behind the Scene
Iowa State University architecture professor Thomas Leslie has won the 2013 Rome Prize from the American Academy in Rome.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Jacob Avshalomov, longtime director of Portland Youth Philharmonic, dies
In 41 years as conductor of the Portland Youth Philharmonic , Jacob Avshalomov listened to 10,000 auditions, molded the musical minds of 4,000 students and conducted 640 concerts.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
All That is Carnal
Come Life, Shaker Life began as a Shaker hymn composed by Issachar Bates in 1835.