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21 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Reach to teach: Arts organizations make education a priority

At one time, symphony orchestras were obligated only, or mostly, to present good concerts. Museums showed painting and sculpture.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Theater, Classical, Charleston, SC

Fri Sep 12, 2014

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BWW Interviews: Filippo Sugar and Renee Fleming Talk la Dolce Vita: the Music of Italian Cinema

The New York Philharmonic is kicking off their 2014-15 season on September 16th with LA DOLCE VITA: THE MUSIC OF ITALIAN CINEMA, a special concert presented in collaboration with Sugarmusic. Celebrating the music of Italian cinema, the tribute concert will feature famous suits and songs pulled from Filippo Sugar's impressive library of soundtracks.

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Related Topix: Classical, Renee Fleming, Joshua Bell

Thu Sep 11, 2014

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Sondheim's COMPANY Plays Germantown Community Theatre, Now thru 9/28

GCT will open their 2014-2015 season with Stephen Sondheim 's COMPANY. Most recently revived at the New York Philharmonic in 2011, COMPANY follows bachelor Bobby as he celebrates his 35th birthday with all of his couple friends.

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Related Topix: Classical, Stephen Sondheim, Germantown, TN

Wed Sep 10, 2014

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The New York Philharmonic Ensembles to Perform at Merkin Concert Hall, 10/19

The New York Philharmonic Ensembles, composed of musicians from the Orchestra, will begin its 2014-15 season on Sunday, October 19, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. at Merkin Concert Hall, with a concert featuring Beethoven's Duo in E-flat major for Viola and Cello "with two obbligato eyeglasses," WoO 32; Glie?re's Suite for Violin and Double Bass arranged by David J. Grossman; Barto?k's String Quartet No. 3, BB 93, Sz.

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Related Topix: Classical, Beethoven, Cello, The String Quartet

Mon Sep 08, 2014

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Esa-Pekka Salonen to Conduct NY Philharmonic with Pianist Jeremy Denk, 10/16-18

Esa-Pekka Salonen will return to the New York Philharmonic to conduct Beethoven's King Stephen Overture; Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1, with pianist Jeremy Denk in his Philharmonic debut; and Stravinsky's The Firebird , Thursday, October 16, 2014, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, October 17 at 8:00 p.m.; and Saturday, October 18 at 8:00 p.m. Jeremy Denk - recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship in 2013 as well as the 2014 Avery Fisher Prize and named Musical America's 2014 Instrumentalist of the Year - is also known for his insightful writing on music, which has appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times Book Review, and on Think Denk, his own acclaimed website.

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Related Topix: Classical, New York, Symphony, Arts

Fri Sep 05, 2014

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Shanghai Orchestra Academy Opens Inaugural Year

The inaugural class of the Shanghai Orchestra Academy -- founded by the New York Philharmonic , Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, and Shanghai Conservatory of Music -- begins studies with two weeks of coaching and master classes in Shanghai by nine New York Philharmonic musicians, September 4-12. The opening weeks launch the four-year Shanghai Orchestra Academy and Residency Partnership, a collaboration between the New York Philharmonic and Shanghai Symphony Orchestra that includes both the SOA and annual performance residencies by the New York Philharmonic .

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Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Arts

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Caleb Hawley

In early 2014, Caleb Hawley released a six-song EP of soul-driven pop music inspired by the late '60s/early '70s R&B greats, complete with a string section comprised of New York Philharmonic members, simply entitled Side 1 . In stark contrast, the 29-year-old Minneapolis native and current New Yorker now offers up six more nuggets on the second EP, Side 2 , that evoke a more current vibe and incorporate a myriad of instruments including a tight horn section and several types of keys.

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Related Topix: Classical

Thu Aug 28, 2014

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Alan Gilbert to Conduct World Premiere of Christopher Rouse's THUNDERSTRUCK, 8/9 - 8/14

Music Director Alan Gilbert will lead the New York Philharmonic in the World Premiere of Thunderstuck, a Philharmonic commission by The Marie-Jose Kravis Composer-in-Residence Christopher Rouse ; Haydn's Symphony No.

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Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Arts, New York

Wed Aug 27, 2014

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Sondheim's COMPANY to Play Germantown Community Theatre, 9/12-28

GCT will open their 2014-2015 season with Stephen Sondheim 's COMPANY. Most recently revived at the New York Philharmonic in 2011, COMPANY follows bachelor Bobby as he celebrates his 35th birthday with all of his couple friends.

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Related Topix: Classical, Stephen Sondheim, Germantown, TN

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Get to Know André Watts, Appearing in the Beethoven Festival with the A2SO

Andr Watts burst upon the music world at the age of 16 when Leonard Bernstein chose him to make his debut with the New York Philharmonic in their Young People's Concerts, broadcast nationwide on CBS-TV.

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Related Topix: Classical, CBS, Media, Television, Showtime Networks, The Philadelphia Orchestra, New York, Symphony, Arts

Sun Aug 24, 2014

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Hottest Articles on BWWClassical MusicWorld.com from 8/17/2014 - 8/24/2014

Below are BWWClassical MusicWorld.com's most popular articles from 8/17/2014 - 8/24/2014.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Classical, Carl Nielsen, Jazz, Kenny G

Wed Aug 20, 2014

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Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic to Continue the Nielsen Project, 10/1-3

The New York Philharmonic and Alan Gilbert continue The Nielsen Project - the Philharmonic's acclaimed multi-season survey of the six symphonies and three concertos by Danish composer Carl Nielsen - with performances of Nielsen's Maskarade Overture and Symphonies No.

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Related Topix: Nielsen, Classical, Carl Nielsen, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Symphony, Arts

Sun Aug 17, 2014

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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, Beethoven, Copland, Mozart, Symphony, Arts

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