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2 hrs ago |

Earth, Wind & Fire forever funky nearly 45 years later

Verdine White, left, performs with Philip Bailey and Ralph Johnson of Earth, Wind and Fire: "I don't think anybody has gone through different genres as successfully as we have," White says.


Related Topix: Earth, Wind & Fire, R-N-B, Black Entertainment, Soul, Philip Bailey, John Coltrane, Jazz, Arts

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The Pacific Symphony to Collaborate on New Projects with Age Well...

Pacific Symphony has embraced the power music has on health and wellness by collaborating on new projects with three community partners, all members of Heartstrings : Age Well Senior Services, Orange County Rescue Mission and The Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders.


Related Topix: Arts, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

2 hrs ago |

The Houston Symphony Welcomes Its New Music Director Andrés...

The entire community is invited as the Houston Symphony welcomes its 15thmusic director, Andrs Orozco-Estrada, for the start of his inaugural season with a weekend celebration of music.


Related Topix: Arts

3 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Candlelighta s Got Talent winners crowned in Claremont

What: Musicians, singers, dancers or those with other special talents are welcome to audition; 10 and older and groups of four.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Arts, West Covina, CA, Covina, CA

4 hrs ago | The Alternative Press

Paterson Music Project Receives $5,000 Donation from Wharton Music...

Paterson Music Project , an El Sistema-inspired community program of Wharton Music Center, announced a $5,000 donation from two high school students, siblings Alex and Emily Wang of Scotch Plains.


Related Topix: Paterson, NJ, Education Etc., Scotch Plains, NJ, Arts, us Travel, Travel, Family, Kids

8 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra makes 'great strides' financially, audit shows

The symphony's net assets climbed . "By almost any measure, this was a very good year for the symphony.


Related Topix: Arts

12 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

History of the symphony orchestra topic of First Wednesday Luncheon in Westfield

The history of the Symphony Orchestra from the 18th century until now will be the topic of Warren Cohen at the First Wednesday Luncheon of the Westfield Historical Society on Sept.


Related Topix: Arts, Westfield, NJ, New Providence, NJ, Kean University

14 hrs ago | The Norwalk Daily Voice

Norwalk Youth Symphony Holds Auditions For New Musical Members

Calling all aspiring musicians: The Norwalk Youth Symphony will be holding auditions beginning Aug. 25 through Sept.


Related Topix: Arts, Philharmonia, Classical

18 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Advice to My Teenage Self

Ten years after graduation, how has one high school's graduating class learned to succeed and handle failure? WSJ's Sue Shellenbarger and York School class of 2004 alumna Meagan Rehberg join Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero with the answers.


Related Topix: Monterey, CA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

You've never heard anything like Gian-Carla Tisera's 'Nora La Bella'

Gian-Carla Tisera and Elio Villafranca's "SeA ora Chichera" turns the traditional Bolivian folk song into a jazz opera game-changer.


Related Topix: Arts

Vallejo Times-Herald

Symphony musicians upset about conductor's ouster

Vallejo Symphony musician Kathleen Comalli Dillon blasted the orchestra's board of directors in a seething letter Tuesday, on the heels of conductor David Ramadanoff's pending ouster.


Related Topix: Vallejo, CA, Arts

Dallas Morning News

Dallas Symphony returns to Allen on Sept. 4

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra will return to Allen for a classical concert Sept.


Related Topix: Arts, Dallas, TX, Allen, TX, Classical, Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Haydn, Opinion


CAS 2014 Day 1: Settling In

As soon as I entered the room sponsored by Loggie Audio of Redwood City, CA, the system's superior air, depth, and resolution were immediately apparent.


Related Topix: San Mateo County, CA, Redwood City, CA, Classical, Arts, Symphony, Electronic, Speakers

Times of Oman

Musical symphony fiesta at Royal Opera House Muscat

Muscat: Ranging from opera stars to violinists and world-class orchestras, the upcoming season at the Royal Opera House Muscat features a variety of classical music concerts and recitals.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical

Village Life

Folsom Symphony's fall gala raises funds for youth programs

The Folsom Symphony and music director Peter Jaffe are planning an extraordinary benefit gala this year.


Related Topix: Arts, Folsom, CA, El Dorado Hills, CA, Education Etc., Classical, Entertainment

On An Overgrown Path

Why are composers paid so little and other paid so much?

There is quite rightly much indignation about the findings of a survey of fees paid to composers for new music.


Related Topix: Classical, Arts

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Synaesthesia festival brings classical music to light at Hobart's Museum of Old and New Art

A music festival like no other took over Hobart's Museum of Old and New Art over the weekend, in an orchestrated fusion of bright lights and classical music.


Related Topix: Classical, Violent Femmes, Pop/Rock, Arts, Dance

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Bangkok Post

Mozart masterclass at the ...

Violin legend Dmitry Sitkovetsky delivered power and passion with both a baton and a Stradivarius during a rare Bangkok appearance earlier this month Over the past four decades, violinist Dmitry Sitkovetsky, now 60, has built up a reputation as one of classical music's elite virtuosos and has been consistently engaged to perform with the world's ... (more)


Related Topix: Classical, Mozart, Sibelius

The L Magazine

Photos From The L's Craft Beer Tasting at The Mostly Mozart Festival

Friday was a night to remember at Lincoln Center's Mostly Mozart Festival at Avery Fisher Hall.


Related Topix: Arts, Drink, Beer

The Oregonian

Oregon Symphony returns to Waterfront Park, with expanded lineup

After taking a year off because of city funding cuts, the Oregon Symphony returns to Waterfront Park for its annual free concert, Aug. 28. The lineup is bigger and broader than in previous years.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Ballet