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  1. MiscellanyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Alex Ross

    ... conducting Sibelius; he and the orchestra will return to the field in coming weeks, first revisiting the Kullervo Symphony on Feb. 4-6 - their 2010 performance sent me into a fit of superlatives - and then reviving the "lost program," of the First ...

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  2. Differences create great harmony - Celebrate Asia concert combines...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... Islander Americans (APIAs) felt there was a market and a desire to see non-Western music performed by the Seattle Symphony. Celebrate Asia is 8A years old. The unexpected combination of an accordion and a santoor was heard in Alireza Motevaseli's ...

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  3. Composer's collective Sleeping Giant makes presence felt inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Albany Times Union

    "To Walk With Giants" is the name of the Albany Symphony's March 19 concert, featuring a return of the composer collective Sleeping Giant . Love them or hate them, they're the guys responsible for last season's "Requiem Reimagined," the controversial reworking of Mozart's Requiem.

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  4. A fresh perspective to classical music sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | New Jersey Herald

    ... Cafe. Recent concerts have been presented by American Composers Orchestra, Bargemusic, Music of Now Marathon at Symphony Space, Hobart William Smith Colleges and Fordham University. PUBLIQuartet has collaborated with members of ICE, composer/violist ...

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  5. Bolton Symphony Orchestra's free offer to under 19s THE highly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    THE highly successful concert given by Bolton Symphony Orchestra last Saturday evening demonstrated very clearly a point which I emphasised in my introduction to the concert. The many young people there were visibly entranced, even happily overwhelmed, by what was for many of them their first exposure to the wonderful sound of a full symphony orchestra.

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  6. Meadow Brook finally adopts less confusing nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Metro Times

    ... What you might not know is that the place first opened in 1964, and "was the summer residence of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra for its first four seasons; the venue came under the management of Palace Sports and Entertainment in 1994" (thanks, ...

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  7. PubliQuartet coming to HackettstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Advertiser News (South)

    ... Cafe. Recent concerts have been presented by American Composers Orchestra, Bargemusic, Music of Now Marathon at Symphony Space, Hobart William Smith Colleges, and Fordham University. PUBLIQuartet has collaborated with members of ICE, ...

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  8. Nadia Sirota (yMusic, ACME) hosting four-night residency at Symphony...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Brooklynvegan

    Nadia Sirota , violinist and founding member of ACME, yMusic, and the Wordless Music Orchestra, will be hosting a four-evening residency at NYC's Symphony Space from February 1 - 5 . Joining her will be: violist Liam Byrne with a world premiere by David Lang on February 1 ; electronic musician Valgeir Sigur sson performing music from his score to the film Dreamland on February 2 ; Richard Reed Parry of Arcade Fire on February 4 ; and, finally, an ensemble including Byrne, Sigur sson, and Nico Muhly in the world premiere of Donnacha Dennehy's "Tessellatum" for viola, viols, and electronics on February 5 .

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  9. PubliQuartet coming to HackettstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Advertiser News (North)

    ... Cafe. Recent concerts have been presented by American Composers Orchestra, Bargemusic, Music of Now Marathon at Symphony Space, Hobart William Smith Colleges, and Fordham University. PUBLIQuartet has collaborated with members of ICE, ...

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  10. Toledo Symphony gives life to video gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Toledo Blade

    The Toledo Symphony Orchestra will be joined by guitarist Tommy Tallarico as they perform 'Video Games Live!' on Friday night. MARK GLAVIANO You may not recognize his name, although you would instantly recognize his music.

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  11. Bad boy of Baroque: Organ virtuoso returns to Mondavi CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Davis Enterprise

    ... sometimes would improvise as a silent film was screened. Carpenter has done this sort of thing before: The Chicago Symphony, the San Francisco Symphony and the Berlin Philharmonic have hosted the Carpenter/"Caligari" pairing in recent years. And a ...

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  12. Try to say "symphony" with a straight faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | San Diego Reader

    ... about her. My only way out of this was to make fun of myself before handing over the baton. "I'm going to the symphony," I said, but not the way a normal person might say it. The word "symphony" came out with mock upper-crustiness - nasally, with an ...

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  13. How Data Brokers Make Money Off Your Medical RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Scientific American

    ... its initial price in little more than a year. At press time, IMS was a $9-billion company. Competitors include Symphony Health Solutions and smaller rivals in various countries. Decades ago, before computers came into widespread use, IMS field ...

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  14. Richmond Symphony Presents 'Award-Winning' Video Games Live TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    December 23, 2015 - Richmond, Virginia VIDEO GAMES LIVE, an award-winning concert featuring music from the most popular video games of all time, is making its way to Richmond CenterStage's Altria Theater tonight, January 23 at 8pm. Experience the power and emotion of a symphony orchestra mixed with the excitement and energy of a rock concert combined with the technology, fun and interactivity of a video game.

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  15. Has the Digital Organ Arrived? Cameron Carpenter Is Betting On ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | SF Classical Voice

    When he flew into San Francisco International Airport from his adopted hometown of Berlin in 2014, it was to perform Harry Brant's Ice Field with the San Francisco Symphony, on Davies Hall's resident Ruffatti pipe organ. Earlier that year he'd played a sold-out organ concert on Grace Cathedral's Aeolian-Skinner.

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  16. Richmond Symphony Reschedules Video Games Live! Ahead of Storm, 2/20Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    December 23, 2015 - Richmond, Virginia VIDEO GAMES LIVE, an award-winning concert featuring music from the most popular video games of all time, is making its way to Richmond CenterStage's Altria Theater on February 20th at 8pm. Experience the power and emotion of a symphony orchestra mixed with the excitement and energy of a rock concert combined with the technology, fun and interactivity of a video game.

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  17. Detroit techno dons Jeff Mills and Derrick May perform world-first...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Age

    When it was announced in 2014 that seminal Detroit producer Jeff Mills would be a headline act at that year's Melbourne Festival performing with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, local techno fans rejoiced. Though Mills had been performing with orchestras overseas for years, he had only ever performed in shadowy nightclubs in Melbourne, and by all accounts the combination of Mills' drum machines with woodwind, brass and strings was alchemy.

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  18. Best of Boston Music 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Night After Night

    ... is the Rhapsody in E minor by Margaret Ruthven Lang, the first woman to have a composition played by the Boston Symphony - and who attended BSO concerts beyond her 100th birthday. ELDER "Lore" Eminent already among stoner-metal circles, the trio of ...

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  19. 10 things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Nuvo.net

    ... on Voyager's 'Golden Record' featuring many of mankind's most creative works, including Beethoven's towering Symphony No. 5 and Stravinsky's "The Rite of Spring." After more than a century, it continues to surprise and provoke, excite and enthrall. ...

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  20. Arcade Fire's Violinist Brings Hot Yoga to WilliamsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Racked

    ... be releasing an ensemble piece, a version of the contemporary classical composer Henryk MikoA aj GA3recki's Third Symphony, in April. Neufeld describes it as "black metal slash ambient slash electronic slash crazy.") The first half of the 75-minute ...

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