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Mostly Mozart Festival: musical giants and their inspirations
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Studying StravinskyClosing-Night ProgramFRI, AUG 26 at 8:00 SAT, AUG 27 at 8:00 Avery Fisher HallMostly Mozart Festival OrchestraLouis LangrA©e, conductorJulia Lezhneva, soprano Kelley Oa TMConnor, me At this year's Mostly Mozart Festival, programs throughout the rest of July and August span a variety of ... (more)
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Interview with Mark Roos, Brooklyn-based composer and musician
It was the 19th century French novelist Victor Hugo who wrote: "Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent."
The China Post
Salzburg Festival opens with cheers on '14 anniversary eve
The Salzburg Festival, despite looming financial worries, got off to a thundering start Sunday with an opera by the city's favorite son Mozart, kicking off a monthlong program of culture and glamour.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
SF Classical Voice
Midsummer Mozart Lights 40 Candles
The first impressions Friday night were visual: the beguiling, bright interior of St. Mark's Lutheran Church with the setting sun streaming through the stained glass windows that make up the entire side walls, and the size of orchestra and chorus, some 50 musicians filling the chancel, between the altar and the nave.
The Times of Israel
Opera on Holocaust victim debuts in Austria
The prestigious Salzburg Festival is known for its classical performances of Mozart and Bach, but this year the spotlight is on a new modern opera telling the story of German artist and Holocaust victim Charlotte Salomon.
CdA Symphony season kicks off Labor Day - Sun, 27 Jul 2014 PST
The Coeur d'Alene Symphony is readying five weekends of music in the coming season, in addition to the group's traditional free Labor Day concert.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Music and Vision Daily
Ensemble. Completely Bonkers
This production by Mahogany Opera Company - the result of a merger between Mahogany Opera and The Opera Company - is directed by the nothing-if-not-versatile Frederick Wake-Walker; he has also staged Mozart 's La Finta Giardiniera for Glyndebourne this summer , and last year directed pre-merger Mahogany Opera in all three of Britten 's Church ... (more)
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Friends of the Thomaston Public Library presents its Friday Night...
Friends of the Thomaston Public Library presents its Friday Night Film Series with weekly screenings at the summer time of 7 p.m. in the community room of Thomaston Public Library in the Thomaston Academy Building, 60 Main St./Route 1. The movies, hosted by Erika Pfander, have the theme Politics of Oppression in August.
Author S.J. Parris discovers crime really does pay
While Mozart plays softly in the background, S.J. Parris is chatting about her decision to take up a life of crime.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Karina Gauvin: "Mozart Arias"
It's not every soprano who can make an experienced listener hear Susanna's famous recitative "Giunse alfin il momento," from Le Nozze di Figaro , with fresh ears, but that is precisely what soprano Karina Gauvin accomplishes.
UIndy's 2014-15 Faculty Artist Concert Series
This fall, Maestro Raymond Leppard will once again conduct the opener in UIndy's Faculty Artist Concert Series, presiding over the Sept.
Quin Hotel Offers Three Quintessential Summer in New York Experiences
The Quin, the city's newest luxury lifestyle hotel, has three quintessential New York summer experiences available through August: What's a picnic without Caviar? The newly opened Quin hotel, located just two blocks from Central Park at 57th and Sixth Avenue, is offering a luxurious take on this classic New York outing for its guests, with an ... (more)
Mozart, Rossini and More Featured in 28th Woodstock Mozart Festival, Now thru 8/10
The Woodstock Mozart Festival expands its venue options for its 28th season to include the Woodstock Opera House and, new this year, the Sanfilippo Foundation's Place de la Musique concert hall in Barrington Hills.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Review: Edinburgh Jazz Festival
THE festival brochure highlighted Martynas Levickis's status as the first accordionist to reach the top of the classical charts with an album that includes a cover of Lady Gaga.
Photo by Pam Eubanks Although Rob Satori is known locally as the "Sinatra guy," he also impersonates musical icons such as Van Morrison, Jimmy Buffet and Sammy Davis.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The New York Choral Society Presents 54th Annual Summer Sings on Wednesdays, Beg. Today
The New York Choral Society produces six Summer Sings that feature the most popular masterworks of the choral literature.
Mozart's masterpiece Cosi fan tutte on Great Performances at the Met
Met Music Director James Levine conducts Mozart's barbed romance Cosi fan tutte, a comic masterpiece about the romantic complications that ensue when a pair of friends decide to test their fiancees' fidelity.
INTERVIEW: Mozart's Sister
Somewhere in the underground scene of America's music industry, Mozart's Sister has been conjuring up a whole load of genius.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Buenos Aires Herald
Idomeneo returns to the Col n
Considering that Idomeneo is not one of Mozart's best-known operas, it has been produced at the Teatro Coln quite a number of times since its local premiere in 1963.
WSJ Media and Advertising
Could Your Child Be a Music Prodigy?
For all the fascination with young artists- including rising stars like composer and conductor Matthew Aucoin -the mind of a musical genius remains a little-understood phenomenon.