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  1. Evgeny Kissin is the world's most acclaimed classical pianistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | The Economist

    ... the audience response was so ecstatic, and why so many critics were impelled to speak of him as the new Vladimir Horowitz, Arthur Rubinstein or Sviatoslav Richter. There were moments when Schumann's "Symphonic Etudes" went too fast for their own ...

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  2. Piano Pieces That Light Up the FourthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Wall Street Journal

    Louis Moreau Gottschalk's "The Union" and Vladimir Horowitz's transcription of "The Stars and Stripes Forever" are spectacular exercises in flag-flying pianistic patriotism. Like all red-blooded Americans, I love fireworks, whether in the sky or on the stage.

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  3. Gil-Ord ez on Conducting, Challenging AudiencesRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 22 | The George Towner

    ... U.S. in 1997 and cofounded PostClassical Ensemble, an "experimental orchestra laboratory," with music historian Joe Horowitz in 2003. Gil-OrdA3A ez met Horowitz when Horowitz asked him for help putting together a flamenco festival in Brooklyn. ...

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  4. Lang Lang: Center stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | CBS News

    ... salary to buy Lang Lang a piano. As a kid he remembered being inspired by a 1986 performance by Russian Vladimir Horowitz, which he watched on TV. [It was broadcast in America live on CBS' "Sunday Morning."] Borrowing some of Tom & Jerry's flare for ...

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  5. Director and Writer James Mangold Shares Insight Into His Film LoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | MLive.com

    Hugh Jackman, Logan writer/director James Mangold and producer Hutch Parker at a special screening and Q&A of 'Logan Noir' in celebration of the Blu-ray release. Held at the Alamo Drafthouse in Brooklyn, The Q&A was moderated by Josh Horowitz.

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  6. Legendary Pianist Byron Janis Releases First Album of Three Volume SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... orchestral debut at age 15 with Toscanini's NBC Symphony Orchestra. The following year he was chosen by Vladimir Horowitz as his first student. At 18, he became the youngest artist ever signed to a contract by RCA Victor Records. Two years later, in ...

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  7. Boston Ballet offers wit and whimsy in its finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... Balanchine from the company: Soloists and back-ups were excellent throughout, and so was BSO first violinist Jason Horowitz in the solo part. Like "Stravinsky Violin Concerto," "Creatures of Egmont" is in four movements, but the music is drawn from ...

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  8. Solving the Mystery of Lyme with Dr. Richard Horowitz and Dr. Rebecca RiskRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | SBWire

    ... information out there, and complications in treatment, it can be extremely confusing as to where to go. Dr. Richard Horowitz has laid out a diagnostic map and treatment plan to make this process easier. After treating over 12,000 Lyme patients in ...

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  9. For Bill Charlap, every tune is attached to a memoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Georgia Straight

    ... still features on his 2017 soundtrack. Some of the other choices make just a little more sense. Vladimir Horowitz's 1953 recording of Franz Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 , Charlap reports from Napa, California, was the first album he ever bought. ...

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  10. Though life gives and takes, 85-year-old piano phenom never loses controlRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2017 | Lucianne.com

    ... one myself. (I play guitar, mandolin, recorder, and an abbreviated 61-key electronic keyboard.) The great Vladimir Horowitz in old age was an old man, except when he was seated at his piano. Then the years fell away as he played.

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  11. Photo Coverage: Stecher and Horowitz Foundation Gala Honors MSM President & OthersRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    As with all Stecher and Horowitz events it's all about the music and helping gifted young pianists navigate the demanding career they have chosen. This years annual gala at the legendary architectural landmark University Club in New York City was attended by some of New York's most respected a accomplished citizens who share the Foundation's mission and who have a love of classical music.

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  12. Once Upon a Time Wedding First Look: Here Comes the Bride... and GroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | TVLine

    ... the outfit, which is capped by a Burberry jacket, saying, "We wanted to go very classical with it. Eddy and Adam [Horowitz] really wanted a velvet jacket, while I wanted everything to feel like one of those old black-and-white musicals. [Costume ...

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  13. Chiyan Wong - " an - utterly breathtaking' piano virtuosoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... that among Chiyan Wong's many prizes is one for the International Piano Competition in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz in the Ukraine. Ravishing delicacy of touch and tone in the lyrical passages and tremendous percussive forces in the cadenzas that ...

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  14. Quantum computing startup targets cloud platform, raises $64MRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Microwave Engineering Online

    ... unlock quantum computing for computational chemistry, machine learning and much more," said Vijay Pande, Andreessen Horowitz general partner and Rigetti board member, in a statement.

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  15. 7 Hardest Instruments to PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Insider Monkey

    ... "The piano is the easiest instrument to play in the beginning, and the hardest to master in the end", said Vladimir Horowitz, a Russian-American pianist and composer. But was this just a subjective thought and maybe this can stand for any other ...

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  16. Mar 28, 2017 09:00 EDTRigetti Computing Raises $64 Million in Series...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | PR Newswire

    ... with a team from diverse backgrounds in computer science, engineering, physics, and chemistry. , Andreessen Horowitz general partner and Rigetti Board member. "Rigetti has assembled an impressive team of scientists and engineers building the ...

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  17. Rigetti Computing Raises $64 Million in Series A and B Funding, Led...Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2017 | Venture Capital Access Online

    Rigetti Computing, a leading quantum computing start-up, announced it has raised $64 million in Series A and B funding. The Series A round of $24 million was led by Andreessen Horowitz.

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  18. A Steinway comes to the Tybee Post TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... decals came from a specialist in Minnesota. Acker tunes with the same technique as Franz Mohr, tuner for Vladimir Horowitz and former chief concert technician for Steinway. "This is a really big deal for us. Sound like this is magical," said Tybee ...

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  19. A Steinway comes to the Tybee Post TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... decals came from a specialist in Minnesota. Acker tunes with the same technique as Franz Mohr, tuner for Vladimir Horowitz and former chief concert technician for Steinway. "This is a really big deal for us. Sound like this is magical," said Tybee ...

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  20. Competition for young pianists in memory of Horowitz will stay onRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | The Day

    It will be recalled that the International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz, which has existed for 22 years and positions Ukraine on world's cultural map, is in danger of disappearing. This news has gone viral in social websites.

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