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  1. Taconic Music welcomes Enso String QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | Manchester Journal

    ... together with Joana Genova and Jon Klibonoff, will change course musically with a piece by American composer Lou Harrison. "Varied Trio" is a quintessential Harrison work, in which the mix of Western and Eastern elements carries over into the ...

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  2. BWW Dance Review: Mark Morris Dance Group and Music Ensemble, April 6, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... it can be a decided asset to the body and mind. All the works on the program were choreographed to the music of Lou Harrison, someone that Mr. Morris adored. Like Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky to Balanchine, there was something in Harrison's music that ...

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  3. Lou Harrison, The Gay Hippie Father of Us AllRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2018 | Civic Center

    A biography of the composer Lou Harrison was published last year on the centennial of his birth, and though I knew he was an interesting character, I wasn't quite prepared for how interesting. The biography, written by a pair of percussionists from Portland and San Diego respectively, is dense with intelligent musical analysis and fascinating stories about Harrison's interactions with everyone from his teachers Henry Cowell and Arnold Schoenberg to his friends John Cage and Virgil Thomson.

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