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Tuesday Apr 15 | Phillymag.com

McQuade: Nine Great Zingers from Pulitzer Winner Inga Saffron

Saffron's one of my favorite local writers, and I'm thrilled to see her win the prize after being a finalist several times before.


Related Topix: Electronic, Philadelphia, PA

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Composer John Luther Adams, former longtime Alaskan, wins Pulitzer Prize

Composer John Luther Adams gestures as he listens to computer generated music in "The Place Where You Go to Listen" at the University of Alaska Museum of the North in Fairbanks, Alaska July 17, 2006.


Related Topix: Alaska, Classical, Fairbanks, AK, Symphony, Arts, Electronic, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Sun Apr 13, 2014


Album review: Mason Bates, 'Stereo Is King'

Listeners waiting eagerly for the music of Bay Area composer Mason Bates to return to the San Francisco Symphony repertoire in September - along with those who don't understand why the need is so urgent - will both find sustenance in this magnificent new compilation of Bates' music.


Related Topix: Classical, San Francisco Symphony, Symphony, Arts, Electronic, Music, Entertainment


UMS announces lineup for its 2014-15 season

136TH ANNUAL CHORAL UNION SERIES: 11 CONCERTS IN HILL AUDITORIUM Within the signature Choral Union Series, UMS presents 11 concerts in the historic Hill Auditorium: Opening the 2014-2015 UMS season, world renowned violinist Itzhak Perlman performs in recital on Sunday, September 14 at 6 p.m. The San Francisco Symphony and music director Michael ... (more)


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Electronic, Opera, Theater, Entertainment

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Plans for the weekend: Jeselnik's raw comedy

Game starts at 7 p.m. Tickets available at Smith's Tix. a The Utah Symphony performs works by Mozart, Bernstein and Nielsen, tonight and Saturday at Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City.


Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT, Electronic, Nielsen, Typhoon

Western morning News

How Rick Wakeman put his epic concept album on repeat

A billboard for Rick Wakeman's original Journey to the Centre of the Earth album at Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles in 1974 He was 24 years old, with immaculate curtains of strawberry blonde hair framing a fresh, intelligent face, flamboyant white satin cloak sweeping the ground, and fingers commanding a bank of keyboards and new-fangled electronic ... (more)


Related Topix: Rick Wakeman, Progressive-Rock, Europe, United Kingdom, World News, Symphony, Arts, Electronic, Home Gardening, Home

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Cambridge Evening News

Basel Symphony Orchestra comes to Cambridge Corn Exchange

Switzerland's acclaimed Basel Symphony Orchestra is set to make its UK debut with a visit to Cambridge Corn Exchange on Sunday, April 27, as part of the Cambridge News-backed Cambridge Classical Concert Series.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Electronic, Classical, Philip Glass, Cello

Wed Apr 09, 2014


Bso's Latin Music Spectacular Pura Vida! to Star Emma McGrath, 5/31 & 6/1

Get out your dancing shoes! Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra 's season finale is going to be a toe-tapping Latin spectacular.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Electronic, Classical

Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Sultans of String - Live Music

On April 3, 2014, JUNO Nominees/2x CFMA winners, Sultans of String, release their high octane, roots-worldbeat-symphonic mash-up, Symphony!, at The Strand @ 38Main! Known for dizzying music jams, poly-rhythms and revved up riffs, the Sultans of String sound can't be pinned down -- it's Sable Island meets the Silk Road, with detours through the ... (more)


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Electronic, The Chieftains, Celtic

Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Oregonian

The Seattle Symphony pays a welcome visit to Portland, rejoicing in nature

Ludovic Morlot, shown here leading the Seattle Symphony at Benaroya Hall, performed to a sold-out audience in Portland, Sunday, March 30, 2014.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Electronic, Steel, Mining, Schnitzer Steel Industries, New York