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News about Mozart continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Yesterday | DigitalBURG

PAS presents UCM Opera Theatre production

The Performing Arts Series and Department of Music at the University of Central Missouri have combined resources to present the UCM Opera Theatre production, "Music from the Old Country," at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 25-26 in Hendricks Hall.

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Related Topix: University of Central Missouri, Missouri, Classical, Warrensburg, MO

Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

Cinnabar to Close Season with the Marriage of Figaro, 5/30-6/15

After a string of sold-out hits, Cinnabar Theater in Sonoma County concludes its spectacular season of live performances with Mozart's masterpiece: The Marriage of Figaro opens at Petaluma's beloved professional theater on May 30 and plays through June 15. Mozart's music soars at Cinnabar with this rich and playful production of his enormously ... (more)

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Classical, Petaluma, CA, Opera, Education Etc.

Monday | India Talkies

Hungary's Kodaly String Quartet's Mozart, Verdi...

New Delhi, Apr.21: It came as a surprise to me to see a largely Indian-dominant audience attend a Western Classical concert performed by Hungary's famed Kodaly String Quartet here over the weekend.

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Related Topix: The String Quartet, Classical, Verdi, Opera, World News, India, Giuseppe Verdi, George Gershwin

Sun Apr 20, 2014

National Geographic

Pompeii "Exposed and Vulnerable" to Neglect and the Elements

Pompeii has been many things over the centuries. It's been "a vineyard, a treasure trove, a den of bandits and today it remains an archaeological gem 'exposed and vulnerable,'" according to the new book From Pompeii: The Afterlife of a Roman Town .

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Related Topix: Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, Classical, Amadeus Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters

Staffordshire Newsletter

Classical rework comes to Stafford Gatehouse

WORKING of a classical piece is coming to Stafford Gatehouse Theatre when one of the town's most popular ensembles makes two visits in a month.

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Related Topix: Classical, Grieg, Bizet, Beethoven

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Daily Kos

Books So Bad They're Good: Manic Pixie Girl of My Dreams, You're Annoying

Not literally, of course. The only hunting my father ever did was going after Nazi soldiers early in 1945, which doesn't count unless the Germans around St. Nazaire and Lorient had decided that shooting at Dad's unit while wearing feathers and honking would somehow bring glory to the Reich.

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Related Topix: Classical

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Vermont Standard

Freelance Family Singers Annual Spring Concert Upcoming

Join the Freelance Family Singers for their exciting, family friendly annual Spring Concert.

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Related Topix: Classical

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Canada.com

Novel about Mozart falls a little flat

Vienna Nocturne lands squarely on the populist side of historical romance, minus the overheated ripping of bodices.

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Related Topix: Classical, Arts, Opera

WNYC-AM New York

Classical Quartet Gets All Twisted

A German quartet calling themselves the Salut Salon is surging in social media right now with a bout of one-upwomanship that mixes together music, acrobatics and some good slapstick timing.

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Related Topix: Classical, Bach, Vivaldi, Kurt Weill

Bee Cave Bee Web Site

The Pops come to Bee Cave

The Backyard announces the creation of The Backyard Symphony Pops Orchestra - a 50 piece all-star ensemble that will perform its first-ever rock pops concert at The Backyard on April 27, 2014 at 7:30pm.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Bee Cave, TX, Classical, Gershwin, Austin, TX

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Stereophile

Recording of August 1985: Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik

Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik , Posthorn Serenade Prague Chamber Orchestra, Charles Mackerras conducting.

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Related Topix: Classical, Janacek

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Star Tribune

Minnesota Opera's 'Magic Flute' goes Hollywood

REVIEW: Minnesota Opera's production puts Mozart's classic into a silent-screen motif.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, The Magic Flute, Theater, Entertainment

Noozhawk

Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra Returning Home to Lobero Theatre

The Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra , a critically-acclaimed chamber orchestra that has performed well-known classical repertoire and hosted world-class soloists since 1978, will return to its home in the Lobero Theatre after the theater underwent almost a year of renovations.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Symphony, Classical, Beethoven

BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: Tanya Bannister, the Intimate Concertos

Pianist Tanya Bannister has managed to do something very rare with her new CD. She has taken the standard recital disc and remade it into something fresh and different.

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Related Topix: Classical, Chopin, Symphony, Arts

Deming Headlight

Half of La Catrina Quartet to perform at NMSU

Courtesy Photo Daniel Vega-Albela is one of the featured musicians for the New Horizons Symphony free concert at 3 p.m., Sunday, May 11, at the New Mexico State Universiy Atkinson Recital Hall.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Las Cruces, NM, Classical, Torreon, NM, Opinion

Sun Apr 13, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts Presents a Special Clarinet Workshop, 4/24

Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts, the renowned summer arts day camp which has introduced the arts to more than 60,000 children, will present a special on-campus workshop on Thursday April 24 from 8 AM to 12 Noon at the Maurice Hexter Center, titled "A Morning of Clarinet 2014."

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Classical, Symphony, Arts, The Juilliard School

Anniston Star

Artists in Action: Elaborate costumes, record cast make JOT's - Carousel' a feast for all senses

Starting this week, local entertainment holds treats both for the ear and eye, beginning Monday in the manner of Mozart with the JSU/Community Orchestra spring concert.

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Related Topix: Classical, Arts, Opera, Bach, Vivaldi, Orchestras

Madison Magazine

Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra Goes Big Before Going Home

Well, if it's true that all good things must come to an end - like Andrew Sewell's fourteenth season as conductor of the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra - then you might as well make the most of it.

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Related Topix: Madison, WI, Classical, Beethoven, Symphony, Arts, Fish Creek, WI

Sat Apr 12, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Clean Bandit, Rather Be Feat. Jess Glynne - Single Review

London quartet Clean Bandit are well on their way to landing their first number one with their single ' Rather Be ' featuring Jess Glynne - and it's absolutely no surprise.

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Related Topix: Classical

All About Jazz

Read "Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem"

Bruce Haynes, in his book The End of Early Music: A Period Performer's History of Music for the Twenty-First Century states: "More than anything else, Authenticity seems to be a statement of intent.

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Related Topix: Classical, Amadeus Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, John Butt

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