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22 hrs ago | NJ.com

Mostly Mozart Festival: musical giants and their inspirations

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra Studying StravinskyClosing-Night ProgramFRI, AUG 26 at 8:00 SAT, AUG 27 at 8:00 Avery Fisher HallMostly Mozart Festival OrchestraLouis LangrA©e, conductorJulia Lezhneva, soprano Kelley Oa TMConnor, me At this year's Mostly Mozart Festival, programs throughout the rest of July and August span a variety of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Classical, Mozart Festival Orchestra, Symphony, Arts, Beethoven, Entertainment

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Interview with Mark Roos, Brooklyn-based composer and musician

It was the 19th century French novelist Victor Hugo who wrote: "Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent."

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Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Classical, Beethoven

The China Post

Salzburg Festival opens with cheers on '14 anniversary eve

The Salzburg Festival, despite looming financial worries, got off to a thundering start Sunday with an opera by the city's favorite son Mozart, kicking off a monthlong program of culture and glamour.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Theater, Europe, World News, Austria, Heinz Fischer, Cecilia Bartoli

Sun Jul 27, 2014

SF Classical Voice

Midsummer Mozart Lights 40 Candles

The first impressions Friday night were visual: the beguiling, bright interior of St. Mark's Lutheran Church with the setting sun streaming through the stained glass windows that make up the entire side walls, and the size of orchestra and chorus, some 50 musicians filling the chancel, between the altar and the nave.

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Related Topix: Classical, Arts, Opera, Symphony

The Times of Israel

Opera on Holocaust victim debuts in Austria

The prestigious Salzburg Festival is known for its classical performances of Mozart and Bach, but this year the spotlight is on a new modern opera telling the story of German artist and Holocaust victim Charlotte Salomon.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Bach

The Spokesman-Review

CdA Symphony season kicks off Labor Day - Sun, 27 Jul 2014 PST

The Coeur d'Alene Symphony is readying five weekends of music in the coming season, in addition to the group's traditional free Labor Day concert.

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Related Topix: Coeur d'Alene, ID, Classical, Gioachino Rossini, W.a. Mozart, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Music and Vision Daily

Ensemble. Completely Bonkers

This production by Mahogany Opera Company - the result of a merger between Mahogany Opera and The Opera Company - is directed by the nothing-if-not-versatile Frederick Wake-Walker; he has also staged Mozart 's La Finta Giardiniera for Glyndebourne this summer , and last year directed pre-merger Mahogany Opera in all three of Britten 's Church ... (more)

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Related Topix: Classical

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Capital Weekly

Friends of the Thomaston Public Library presents its Friday Night...

Friends of the Thomaston Public Library presents its Friday Night Film Series with weekly screenings at the summer time of 7 p.m. in the community room of Thomaston Public Library in the Thomaston Academy Building, 60 Main St./Route 1. The movies, hosted by Erika Pfander, have the theme Politics of Oppression in August.

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Related Topix: Classical, Isaac Stern

Canada.com

Author S.J. Parris discovers crime really does pay

While Mozart plays softly in the background, S.J. Parris is chatting about her decision to take up a life of crime.

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Related Topix: Classical

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Opera News

Karina Gauvin: "Mozart Arias"

It's not every soprano who can make an experienced listener hear Susanna's famous recitative "Giunse alfin il momento," from Le Nozze di Figaro , with fresh ears, but that is precisely what soprano Karina Gauvin accomplishes.

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Related Topix: Classical

Nuvo.net

UIndy's 2014-15 Faculty Artist Concert Series

This fall, Maestro Raymond Leppard will once again conduct the opener in UIndy's Faculty Artist Concert Series, presiding over the Sept.

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Related Topix: Classical, Holst, Bach, Handel, Indianapolis, IN

Sys-Con Media

Quin Hotel Offers Three Quintessential Summer in New York Experiences

The Quin, the city's newest luxury lifestyle hotel, has three quintessential New York summer experiences available through August: What's a picnic without Caviar? The newly opened Quin hotel, located just two blocks from Central Park at 57th and Sixth Avenue, is offering a luxurious take on this classic New York outing for its guests, with an ... (more)

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Related Topix: Life, Gourmet, Food, Classical

BroadwayWorld.com

Mozart, Rossini and More Featured in 28th Woodstock Mozart Festival, Now thru 8/10

The Woodstock Mozart Festival expands its venue options for its 28th season to include the Woodstock Opera House and, new this year, the Sanfilippo Foundation's Place de la Musique concert hall in Barrington Hills.

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Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Arts

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sunday Herald

Review: Edinburgh Jazz Festival

THE festival brochure highlighted Martynas Levickis's status as the first accordionist to reach the top of the classical charts with an album that includes a cover of Lady Gaga.

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YourObserver

Piano Man

Photo by Pam Eubanks Although Rob Satori is known locally as the "Sinatra guy," he also impersonates musical icons such as Van Morrison, Jimmy Buffet and Sammy Davis.

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Related Topix: Classical, Bach, Beethoven, Sarasota, FL

Tue Jul 22, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

The New York Choral Society Presents 54th Annual Summer Sings on Wednesdays, Beg. Today

The New York Choral Society produces six Summer Sings that feature the most popular masterworks of the choral literature.

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Related Topix: New York, Arts, Literature, Symphony, Theater, Classical, Handel

Examiner.com

Mozart's masterpiece Cosi fan tutte on Great Performances at the Met

Met Music Director James Levine conducts Mozart's barbed romance Cosi fan tutte, a comic masterpiece about the romantic complications that ensue when a pair of friends decide to test their fiancees' fidelity.

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Related Topix: Classical, Great Performances at the Met, Entertainment, Television, James Levine, Opera, Drama, Arts, Theater

Gay Times

INTERVIEW: Mozart's Sister

Somewhere in the underground scene of America's music industry, Mozart's Sister has been conjuring up a whole load of genius.

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Related Topix: Classical, Dance, Pop/Rock, Electronic, Daft Punk

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Buenos Aires Herald

Idomeneo returns to the Col n

Considering that Idomeneo is not one of Mozart's best-known operas, it has been produced at the Teatro Coln quite a number of times since its local premiere in 1963.

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Related Topix: Classical, Arts, Opera

WSJ Media and Advertising

Could Your Child Be a Music Prodigy?

For all the fascination with young artists- including rising stars like composer and conductor Matthew Aucoin -the mind of a musical genius remains a little-understood phenomenon.

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Related Topix: Classical, Tufts University, Advertising

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