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  1. BSO's 'Onstage at Symphony' will give amateur musicians a chance to shineRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    In this brief biography ofHungarian composer Franz Liszt, learn about his early years as a child piano prodigy and his development of program music. Have a dream of performing at Boston Symphony Hall, live in Massachusetts and have amateur orchestral skills? The Boston Symphony Orchestra is offering a rare adult opportunity to perform at Boston Symphony Hall in 2015! The Boston Symphony Orchestra proudly presents "Onstage at Symphony," a new adult program that invites adult, amateur musicians to participate in a special performance led by BSO Youth Family Concerts conductor Thomas Wilkins .

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  2. For the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Philly.com

    DELAWARE The 25th Annual Sea Witch Halloween & Fiddlers' Festival is Oct. 24-26 in Rehoboth Beach. There will be a costume parade, horse shows, beach games, broom toss, entertainment, trick or treating, and more.

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  3. New BSO conductor joined by acclaimed pianist in Symphony Hall debutRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Boston Herald

    Conductor Thierry Fischer makes his BSO debut at Symphony Hall this week leading a program of Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 1 and Nielsen's Symphony No.

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  4. Week ahead: MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Boston.com

    J MASCIS "Tied to a Star" is Mascis's second solo album to highlight his softer, more caressing side. The Dinosaur Jr. frontman isn't known for either quality, but his latest aims right for the heart with fingerpicked ballads, falsetto croons, and a rainy-day duet with Cat Power's Chan Marshall .

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  5. A forward-looking maestro, with respect for a legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Christian Science Monitor

    Andris Nelsons poses for a photo in Symphony Hall in Boston. He recently made his debut as conductor and musical director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

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  6. Jazz Room goes internationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Waterloo Chronicle

    It is another international weekend at the Jazz Room with a Dutch singer on Friday and a Japan/Isreal duo on Saturday at the Huether Hotel. Friday's headliner Norbert KA gging is an unexpected pleasure - a Dutch jazz singer with very American Sinatra-like phrasing and a voice that would not be out of place in a Broadway musical.

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  7. Sebastian Shakespeare: Cliff casts off sex claim to stage his 75th birthday tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Daily Mail

    ... them all for their solid support.' The 75th anniversary tour begins on September 29, 2015, at the Birmingham Symphony Hall and takes in five nights at the Royal Albert Hall - one on the day he marks his milestone birthday. Sir Cliff has not been ...

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  8. H&H embarking on new capital campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Boston.com

    From left: Marie-Helene Bernard, Handel and Haydn Society executive director, donors Wat and Jane Tyler, and Harry Christophers, H&H artistic director, at Symphony Hall in 2012. The Handel and Haydn Society, celebrating its 200th anniversary season, has some institutional news: It has undertaken a $12million capital campaign, and over the last two years, during the campaign's "quiet phase," the Society has already raised $9million toward its goal.

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  9. CaffeBene's sweet debut in SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Boston.com

    The South Korean mega-chain, CaffeBene, with 1,500 stores in Asia and dozens in this country, recently opened its first Boston location across from Symphony Hall, with two more in the works. The airy 34-seat cafe, with wooden bookshelves and comfortable leather and rattan chairs, has an ambience that suggests that you linger.

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  10. See Video and Hear the ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | WGBH

    ... to weave an affecting string of eclipses and sunrises into the entire work. Hanging in the corridors of Symphony Hall during the performances of Samson were many unique and wonderful reactions to Handel and the story. These vivid illustrations were ...

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  11. From pianist Maurizio Pollini, striking mastery and fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Boston.com

    ... sounds increasingly radical under his fingers. The first half of Pollini's Celebrity Series recital in Symphony Hall on Sunday was given over to contrasting poles of Schumann's art. "Kreisleriana" is perhaps the composer's most darkly rhapsodic ...

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  12. third ear Handel and Haydn Society at 200Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Boston.com

    James Madison is president. In Europe: the Congress of Vienna. Bismarck is a babe.

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  13. Handel's Samson with H+HRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | WGBH

    ... to weave an affecting string of eclipses and sunrises into the entire work. Hanging in the corridors of Symphony Hall during the performances of Samson were many unique and wonderful reactions to Handel and the story. These vivid illustrations were ...

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  14. VSO Principal Cellist Ariel Barnes was born to musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Canada.com

    VSO Principal Cellist Ariel Barnes is the son of composer Milton Barnes and violinist Nancy Di Novo. Barnes will be the featured player in Edward Elgar's Cello Concerto, which will anchor the VSO's three performances on Oct. 4, 5 and 6. The point can't be made often enough: all the principal players of our Vancouver Symphony Orchestra are soloists in their own right.

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  15. BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons kicks off October in a captivating new seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Examiner.com

    ... Austrian pianist Rudolf Buchbinder . Two guest soloists will join Grammy-winning conductor Bramwell Tovey at Symphony Hall for 'J.S. Bach and Brahms' featuring conductor John Oliver and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus from Thursday, October 23 ...

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  16. Celebrity Series of Boston presents NPR novelist and Grammy winners in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Examiner.com

    ... A Celebrity Series favorite, NPR humorist, satirist, and bestselling author David Sedaris returns to Boston Symphony Hall for an evening of captivating stories and laughter on Wednesday, October 15 at 8 p.m. Click here for more information! Take in ...

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  17. REVIEW: Off to the symphonyRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | The Tech

    ... and perfectly in tune they sounded. To illustrate how perfect they sounded, know this - the acoustics of the Symphony Hall are often praised as one of the best classical concert venues in the world. Even sitting 20 or so rows back, I could hear the ...

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  18. New conductor begins tenureRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Arab Times

    ... summer home in the Berkshires mountains. "You have to have a family feeling," Nelsons said in an interview at Symphony Hall earlier this week. "You have to have a real human chemistry. You have to have trust and respect." "Being a conductor is such ...

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  19. At Symphony Hall with Andris Nelsons, a new chapter for BSORead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Boston.com

    It had been a full 3 years since the Boston Symphony Orchestra last performed with a music director of its own. Finally, as of Saturday night, it has a new one.

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  20. New conductor begins tenure at Boston SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... summer home in the Berkshires. "You have to have a family feeling," Nelsons said in an interview at Symphony Hall earlier this week. "You have to have a real human chemistry. You have to have trust and respect." "Being a conductor is such ...

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