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3 hrs ago | Jewish Chronicle

When life resembles soap opera

The thing about music, perhaps more than any other art form, is that not only is it unclear what it means at any given moment, it often loses its meaning the second the composer sets down his pen.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Symphony, Israel, World News, Middle East

7 hrs ago | PeoriaTimes-Observer

Movie review: Chloe Grace Moretz has true breakout role in 'If I Stay'

This adaptation of the 2009 young adult weeper of a novel by Gayle Forman about young love in the Pacific Northwest likes to cover moods and emotions.

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Related Topix: Let Me In, Kick-Ass, Chloe Moretz, Classical

Thu Aug 21, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

2014 Hilton Head International Piano Competition Winner Shen Lu to Play Carnegie Hall, 11/8

The Hilton Head International Piano Competition will present its 2014 First Prize-winner, Shen Lu, at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on Saturday, November 8, 2014, 2:30 p.m. Mr. Shen will perform works by Beethoven, Chopin, Tan Dun , Rachmaninoff, Ravel and Scarlatti.

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Related Topix: Classical, Chopin, Rachmaninoff, Ravel, Tan Dun

Psychology Today

Do Program Notes Help?

If you go to a classical performance at a concert hall in 2014, you can count on having program notes slipped into your hands by an usher.

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Related Topix: Classical

BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: Boundless: Australian String Quartet Reinvigorated the Classics

Reviewed Friday 15th August 2014 The Australian String Quartet have chosen three sensational pieces for their Boundless Australian national tour, stepping away from their more usual fare of Australian contemporary works in favour of three masterpieces by some of the greatest composers of string quartets, one each from the Classical and the Romantic ... (more)

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, The String Quartet, Classical, Haydn, Italy,

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Los Angeles Times

At Hollywood Bowl, Nicholas McGegan is the man for all seasons

Nicholas McGegan conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic and concertmaster Martin Chalifour in a program featuring Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons."

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Related Topix: The Four Seasons, Oldies, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Classical, Tchaikovsky, Symphony, Arts, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Entertainment

Examiner.com

Church of Beethoven lifts the spirit

Once a convenience store, Oak Park , Illinois' Open Door Theater, 902 South Ridgeland Avenue, hosts the Church of Beethoven on the third Sunday of every month.

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Related Topix: Classical, Route 66, Arts, Poetry

Tue Aug 19, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Returns to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival...

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet , one of the country's leading contemporary ballet companies, returns to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival for the 82nd season finale.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Aspen, CO, Dance, Publishing, Media, New Times, Classical, Mendelssohn

Park Record

Festival promotes film-music compositions and composers

Film-score composer Hummie Mann will give three seminars during the Park City Film Music Festival that will be held at The Prospector Inn and Conference Center from Aug. 23 through Aug. 30. The event will also feature film screenings and live performances by the Salt Lake Pops Orchestra.

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Related Topix: Events, Classical, Murder in the First, Drama Movies, Thriller, Symphony, Arts, Utah

Business Opportunities Weblog

Today in Entrepreneurial History: August 20

On 22 March 1925, one and a half years after the Great Kanto earthquake, Radio Japan produced the first radio broadcast in the country, transmitting from Atago Hill just north of the Tokugawa Tombs in Shiba Park.

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Related Topix: Classical, World News, Japan

My Manitoba.com

Manitoba Opera to explore theme of freedom with production of Fidelio

Manitoba Opera's season-opening production of Fidelio will be the first new production built by the company since Transit of Venus in 2007 and general director and CEO Larry Desrochers has chosen to direct this new production himself.

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Related Topix: Classical

Sun Aug 17, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Hottest Articles on BWWClassical MusicWorld.com from 8/10/2014 - 8/17/2014

Below are BWWClassical MusicWorld.com's most popular articles from 8/10/2014 - 8/17/2014.

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Related Topix: Classical, Bach, New York Philharmonic, Copland, Mozart, Symphony, Arts

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Sunday Herald

Daft and divine, Beethoven's Diabelli proves intriguing

I was extremely interested to note that pianist Andras Schiff is appearing at this year's Festival where, in the Usher Hall, he'll play a mixed programme of sonatas by Beethoven, Bartok, Janacek and Schubert.

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Related Topix: Classical, Opinion

BroadwayWorld.com

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Returns to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival for 82nd Season Finale, 8/20-24

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet , one of the country's leading contemporary ballet companies, returns to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival for the 82nd season finale.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Aspen, CO, Dance, Publishing, Media, New Times, Classical, Mendelssohn

The Spokesman-Review

A peak musical experience - Fri, 15 Aug 2014 PST

It might be the most famous four notes in all of classical music: The opening motif of Ludwig van Beethoven's Symphony No.

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Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Arts, Spokane, WA

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Denver Post

Classical: The last chance to catch Aspen Music Fest

Saturday. This is it: Your very last chance to catch a performance at the 2014 Aspen Music Fest .

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Related Topix: Aspen, CO, Denver, CO, Classical, Rachmaninoff, Symphony, Arts, Entertainment

Examiner.com

Canton Symphony Chorus is holding auditions for 2014-2015 Season

The Canton Symphony Chorus is currently holding auditions for their 2014-2015 season.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Walsh University, Classical

BroadwayWorld.com

The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents the Beethoven Festival with Andre Watts, 9/13

The concert will provide a memorable experience for both the life-long lover of classical music as well as the first-time music trialist.

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Related Topix: Classical, Symphony

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Bronfman stunning at SummerFest

Wednesday's SummerFest concert was a demonstration of why God created summer chamber music festivals.

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Related Topix: Classical, Prokofiev

Wed Aug 13, 2014

LEO Weekly

She rode off into the sunset in 1910

It's a good bet that more than one opera fan has wondered why the Puccini opera "The Girl of the Golden West" or La Fanciulla del West, as the Italian composer named it is so seldom performed.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Puccini, Giacomo Puccini, Fidelio, KY, Louisville, KY, Classical

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