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1 hr ago | Broomfield Enterprise

Broomfield Youth Symphony lets young talent shine

PERFECTING THE STRINGS: Stefania Grimaldi, 5, practices the violin while instructor Linda Bolander watches during a Broomfield Youth Symphony Early Start session on July 22. Starting with 30 students and high hopes less than a year ago, the Broomfield Youth Symphony has undeniably become a beacon of music education in north-metro Denver.

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Related Topix: Arts, Broomfield, CO, Family, Kids, Adams County, CO, Education Etc.

3 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

New Bedford Youth Symphony plays part in canal party

As the clock neared 4 p.m. one recent July day, a handful of teenage musicians shuffled into the rehearsal room at Cape Cod Conservatory.

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Related Topix: Arts, Buzzards Bay, MA, Family, Kids

7 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

The power of harmony

Possibly, but the most unlikely candidate, was neither a statesman nor a philosopher.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Tanglewood legend Leonard Bernstein honored with bronze bust

As a tribute to one of Tanglewood's most prominent guiding spirits for 50 years, a bronze bust of the late composer/conductor Leonard Bernstein was unveiled Monday at Tanglewood.

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Related Topix: Bernstein, Classical, Leonard Bernstein, Arts, New York, Amherst College, Aaron Copland

News Shopper

Classical music prodigy Chloe Hanslip to join Kent's young musicians in concert

Chloe was a child prodigy who began playing the violin aged two and performed solo at the Purcell Room on the Southbank aged four.

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Related Topix: Classical, Arts

BroadwayWorld.com

The Pacific Symphony Presents Disney 'Fantasia': Live in Concert, 8/9

Bewitched broomsticks, dancing hippos and one magical mouse! Magnificent repertoire from the original 1940 version and "Fantasia 2000," including "The Sorcerer's Apprentice," Beethoven's Symphony No.

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Related Topix: Arts, Meat, Chicken, Life, Food

MyHighPlains.com

Terry White of the Amarillo Symphony, Elected to League of American Orchestras Volunteer Council

Terry White of the Amarillo Symphony, has been elected to the League of American Orchestras Volunteer Council, the League announced today.

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Related Topix: Arts, Amarillo, TX

MLive.com

Before Eagles come to Grand Rapids this fall, Grand Rapids Symphony...

What: Picnic Pops When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday, July 31-Aug. 1 Where: Cannonsburg Ski Area, 6800 Cannonsburg Road NE Tickets: Lawn tickets are $24 adults, $22 students and seniors, $10 children ages 2-15; $34 for reserved chairs, and $49 for reserved table seats in advance.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, The Eagles, Arts, Life, Lughnasadh, Holidays, Friday, Thursday, Entertainment

Inside Bay Area

Today's Music Picks: Jerry Garcia Symphonic Birthday Celebration comes to Greek Theatre

Here's one that Deadheads definitely won't want to miss: The Jerry Garcia Symphonic Birthday Celebration is set for Friday at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley.

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Related Topix: The Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock, Arts

Neatorama

3-year-old Drummer Plays with Orchestra

Russian drummer Lyonya Shilovsky is three years old, but he's already a pro! Watch him play drums with the Novosibirsk Symphony Orchestra.

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Related Topix: Arts

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Concert pianist is all smiles in his new career

VanBeck graduated from the Eastman School of Music and the University of Rochester with bachelor's degrees in piano performance and mathematics.

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Related Topix: University of Rochester, Rice University, Arts, Dentistry, Medicine, Benton Harbor, MI

Berkshire Eagle

Tanglewood: Of death and transcendence

The Boston Symphony Orchestra dedicated its Tanglewood program yesterday to the memory of Rafael Fruehbeck de Burgos, who would have conducted it and two other concerts this week if he had lived.

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Related Topix: Spain, World News, Entertainment

Warrnambool Standard

Music just what the doctor ordered as orchestra performs at Warrnambool Base Hospital | Photos

Ken Stott leads the Warrnambool Symphony Orchestra in its special performance at the Warrnambool Base Hospital on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Arts

The Olympian

Olympia musicians enrich trip to Italy

Join the Olympia Symphony Orchestra for its 8th Annual Concert at the Capitol at 5:30 p.m., Sunday .

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Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Italy Travel, Olympia, WA, Arts, Wine, Drink, us Travel

The Washington Post

a Silaa charms with familiar tropes

Brass players stood like sentinels along the edge of an upthrust triangle of grass against the backdrop of a New York cityscape gilded by the late sun.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Richard Wagner, Classical, Music, Travel, Entertainment

Herald Gazette

Two Centuries of American Music at St. John's in Thomaston

Sean Fleming, organist and pianist; John David Adams, bass-baritone; and Anthony Antolini, pianist, will collaborate in a concert entitled "An American Sampler: A Chronological Retrospective of American Music from 1814 to 2014," at St. John's Episcopal Church, 200 Main Street, Thomaston, at 7:30 PM on Saturday, August 9. A suggested donation of $15 ... (more)

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Related Topix: Thomaston, ME, Canada, Bowdoin, ME, Newcastle, ME, Arts, Opera

SFGate

Rocker Melissa Etheridge to jam with S.F. Symphony

Melissa Etheridge will play old and new material with the S.F. Symphony on Wednesday and Thursday.

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Related Topix: Arts, Classical, San Francisco Symphony, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender, Music, Entertainment

The Charlotte Observer

Hugh McColla s secret campaign raised millions for citya s arts

Former Bank of America president Hugh McColl, left, started a campaign to raise money for the Charlotte Symphony, but it expanded to the Thrive fund to include other arts groups.

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Related Topix: Arts

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Messenger

Flutist Benz joins FD Area Symphony

Benz is the band director at Manson Northwest Webster for seventh through 12th grade.

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Related Topix: Arts, University of South Dakota

NEWS.com.au

Oboist can't stand symphony

AN OBOIST who has performed internationally is suing Queensland Symphony Orchestra for $620,000, claiming she was put under stress that ended her orchestral career.

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Related Topix: Arts

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