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CHRISTINE ANDREAS BRINGS PIAF:NO REGRETS TO KRAVIS CENTER

The years have been extraordinarily good for Christine Andreas. The timbre and faithfulness of her voice, the beauty of her face and the spirit of her courageous personality defied the aging process. So much so that after being in the Kravis Center audience last night for her Piaf-No Regrets show …

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Bringing the thunder of Berg: ‘Wozzeck’ in concert at the BSO

“Why is the world so sad? asks a character in “Wozzeck”. It’s hard to say. But “Wozzeck” knows. And his music will tell you. Alban Berg’s devastating expressionist masterpiece has indeed told us for 100 years now, its score a sort of infrared vision into the darkness of the 20th …

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A benefit concert for Ukraine will take place in Las Vegas on Sunday.

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) – Las Vegas musicians are reuniting to perform in Ukraine. The Las Vegas Sinfonietta, a small group from the symphony orchestra, will present a benefit concert featuring works by Mozart and Ukrainian composers. “Maxim Berezovsky, one of his symphonies. They are practically unknown in this country …

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Watch an exclusive performance by Nina Simone Bio-Musical Little Girl Blue

Laiona Michelle, writer and star of the show, performs the title track. little blue girl, the musical, inspired by the life of American singer-songwriter and civil rights activist Nina Simone, began performances at New World Stages on March 5. Watch writer and show star Laiona Michelle in an exclusive rendition …

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Russia-Ukraine war: evacuation of Mariupol interrupted for the second day; Vinnytsia regional airport completely destroyed – live | world news

Bolshoi Theater music director and chief conductor Tugan Sokhiev has announced his resignation, saying he felt pressured by calls to take a stand on the Ukrainian conflict. The Russian said in a statement that he was resigning “with immediate effect” from his post at the Moscow theater, as well as …

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Two appointments inaugurate 2022 at the DSO

Jader Bignamini (left) and Erik Rönmark are committed to making the music of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra accessible to all Detroit residents. // Photo courtesy of DSO/Cybelle Codish A new era of leadership and musical direction arrived at the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Former DSO Vice President and General Manager Erik …

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Tributes to Peter Jezard – former Music Director of Bridport

A FORMER director of music at a church in Bridport and stonemason at Canterbury Cathedral has died aged 88. Peter Jezard was Music Director at St Mary’s Church in Bridport from 2001 to 2015. Born in 1933 and from Kent, Mr Jezard was a promising musician from the age of …

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Sean McPherson leaves The Current to become musical director of Jazz88

On-air host Sean McPherson left The Current to take a job with another local radio station. McPherson was named Music Director of Jazz88 (KBEM) on Friday, where he will lead music programming efforts. He will also host the program “Afternoon Cruise”. “I look forward to helping the station thrive and …

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La Jolla music director pleads guilty to embezzlement

SAN DIEGO (CNS) — The former chief financial officer of the La Jolla Music Society pleaded guilty Wednesday to embezzling more than $650,000 from the society over nearly a decade. Chris Benavides, 52, pleaded on Wednesday to a federal count of wire fraud for stealing from a nonprofit between October …

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Las Vegas Philharmonic Orchestra trial goes awry

This symphonic relationship ends with a crash of cymbals. Former Las Vegas Philharmonic Orchestra executive director Anne Berquist has filed a lawsuit against the longtime Southern Nevada nonprofit alleging insurance fraud and has “paid in a discriminatory manner additional parts of the health insurance premiums of certain employees”. The former …

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Yuvan Shankar Raja sings a song written by dad Ilaiyaraaja

Chennai, Feb 20 (IANS): Music director Yuvan Shankar Raja sang a song written and composed by his father, legendary music director Isaignani Ilaiyaraaja, for director Aadhiraajan’s upcoming film, “Ninaivellam Neeyada”. ‘Ninaivellam Neeyada’ is the 1417th film for which Ilaiyaraaja is composing the music. Sources say the movie has …

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Fall of society pages at jail disrupts Greenwich

“How was it sealed? ” she asked. Ms McGrath said she was still not used to the signs of prosperity surrounding her. “I drive a Ford versus, you know, a Maserati,” she said. A few stores down past Lululemon and Saks Fifth Avenue, past a Yeti-branded water bowl for thirsty …

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The Richmond Symphony declares victory with “Ravishing Rachmaninoff” on Saturday, February 26

-The power of live performance returns to Richmond in an event that will be both a symbolic and literal mark of victory and a return to value for all involved- RICHMOND, Virginia, February 16, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As one of the most innovative performing arts organizations in the country, the Richmond Symphony …

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Daniel Hope: Master Violinist and “Musical Activist” in Perpetual Motion

Daniel Hope | Credit: Erik Almas When writing about Daniel Hope, it may be easier to list what he doesn’t do than to list his activities. Of the classical music superstars, the Berlin-based global violinist is perhaps the most prominent. As of his current positions, Hope serves as musical director …

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The Musical throws the 20-year-old producer into the deep end

Heathers: The MusicalARA Darling District TheaterFebruary 11thUntil March 5★★½ Mitchell Old is clearly ambitious. Barely 20 years old, in 2020 he set up an entertainment company for emerging artists and baptized it with his name, declaring his arrival on the scene. Certainly, Heathers: The Musicalof which Old serves as creative …

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‘MJ’ Director Christopher Wheeldon on How He Brought Michael Jackson’s Music and Movements to Life

“I don’t have a popping technique,” Wheeldon said in a recent New York interview. “I’m not a hip-hop dancer.” The musical is set during Jackson’s preparations for his 1992 “Dangerous” world tour, and focuses narrowly on his creative process, excluding the more troubling aspects of his personal life that plagued …

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Review: Without a note of Beethoven, an orchestra shines

The vast majority of the music the Philadelphia Orchestra plays in its eight concerts at Carnegie Hall this season is by Beethoven. Under the musical direction of Yannick Nézet-Séguin, this ensemble plays the master with warmth and verve. And alongside the nine classic symphonies, it features contemporary works written in …

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The Washington Opera Society appoints Julien Benichou artistic director

Julien Benichou, the new general and artistic director of the Washington Opera Society. The Washington Opera Society (WOS) has named Julien Benichou as its new General and Artistic Director, replacing Michael Reilly, the Society’s Founder and Executive Director. Simon Charette, its assistant artistic director, is now general manager of the …

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Salil Chowdhury said ‘My Saraswati’ lives through the legend’s voice – The New Indian Express

Through PTI KOLKATA: The musical fraternity of Bengal has paid rich tributes to singing legend Lata Mangeshkar who collaborated with some top notch music directors launched by this city such as S. D Burman, Hemanta Mukherjee and Salil Chowdhury, not only for producing memorable music in Hindi but also in …

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Billings Symphony receives $1.5 million in two separate donations | Local News

The first time Janet Carpenter supported the arts came in the summer of 1948 when, as a newly married parent, she was given the job of doing Leonard Bernstein’s laundry. All these years later, Janet is recognized for the $448,833 endowment that her late husband Vincent Carpenter set up to …

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First look at A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at the Greenway Court Theater

Greenway Arts Alliance and Theater Planners will present A Little Night Music, opening Friday, February 4 at 8 p.m. Directed by Ryan O’Connor (He/They) with Music Director Anthony Zediker (He/Him), the limited engagement will run through Sunday, March 13 only at the Greenway Court Theater in Los Angeles. Check out …

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Hawks recognize Chaka Zulu with “Forever 404 Honors Presented by Sharecare”

ATLANTA — Ahead of Sunday’s Atlanta Hawks game, the Hawks announced Chaka Zulu, co-CEO of Disturbing Tha Peace Records, as the ninth recipient of the “Forever 404 Honors presented by Sharecare.” Throughout this season, the Hawks, who play on 12 nights ‘Forever 404’, and Sharecare, the team’s official jersey crest …

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A sincere tribute to mothers

By Ravi HariHyderabad: The lyric song “Amma” from the movie “Oke Oka Jeevitham” celebrates a mother’s love. This moving tribute from a son to his mother already resonates with so many. The touching story featured in the video song etched a special memory in their hearts. Jakes Bejoy’s smooth and …

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Bulgari’s new global ambassador for watches is Lorenzo Viotti – WWD

MAESTRO TIME: Bulgari has chosen Lorenzo Viotti as its new global watch ambassador. The rising musical director will support the activities of the jewelry house and will aim to help increase brand awareness, alongside fellow conductor and ambassador Beatrice Venezi. Born in Lausanne, Switzerland in 1990, Viotti is part of …

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Latte Da Theater Downsizes ‘La Bohème’, Expands Heart and Intimacy – Twin Cities

Giacomo Puccini’s “La Bohème” may be one of the most popular operas in the world, but it always seemed oddly suited to the grandeur and elegance of a typical grand opera. Because it’s about people living in poverty, struggling to pay the rent and figuring out which chair to throw …

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Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Championship: Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Championship: Revered music composer Gurukiran will grace the show

The Kannada musical reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa is set to see a special episode soon. The upcoming episode of the singing reality show will have prominent musical director-singer Gurukiran as a special guest. The singer will grace the next episode of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa. With …

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ROUNDUP DES ARTS D’HIVER: Classical music – Events | Curiosities | Purchases | Catering | Night life

Photo: Marco Borggreve The cooler months are the perfect time to come indoors and experience all the culture Boston has to offer Classical music Although the Boston area is a hotbed of classical music, every once in a while something unique still happens, even in this saturated space. This is …

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Convolutions, Collage – The Boston Musical Intelligencer

I missed the bus, missed the concert, internet down; caught Collage New Music late, as longtime music executive David Hoose opened his 49and season via livestream. Founded by Frank Epstein in 1972, Collage has long been drawn to Schoenbergian-serial principles and, unsurprisingly, half of its latest program featured more loyalist …

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Pushpa: The Rise: Kamal Haasan watches with Devi Sri Prasad; Guru Randhawa calls Allu Arjun ‘Legend’

The Pushpa: The Rise craze crossed all language barriers. The film was also a huge blockbuster in Bollywood. The film received huge compliments from many actors and filmmakers in all languages ​​across India. Many top Bollywood personalities have shared their views on the film on their social media. They personally …

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‘Encore Cabaret’ mixes Broadway, jazz and more at Appleton PAC

APPLETON, Wis. (WFRV) – Hybrid vigor is on display in “Encore Cabaret,” a show with roots in Broadway musicals and branches everywhere. In the branches are young voices and top instrumental jazz musicians. Broadway songs are performed in a jazzy way. The show is an offshoot of Fox Cities Performing …

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AJ Fletcher Opera Institute presents “Linda di Chamounix”

The AJ Fletcher Opera Institute continues its 20th anniversary with performances of Gaetano Donizetti’s “Linda di Chamounix”, a return to the roots of the opera training program in bel canto opera performance, and the first full opera performance of the program with a live audience since February 2019. TO BUY …

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Long-time Fairfield resident to lead new music education program at the University of the Sacred Heart

FAIRFIELD – The new music education program at the University of the Sacred Heart aims to create a vibrant community of forward-thinking teachers, its director said. Frank Martignetti was recently appointed assistant professor and director of SHU’s new music education program, according to the university. The 42-credit graduate program will …

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Goan who helped revive Marathi natyasangeet has passed away | Goa News

Margao: Famous classical singer and veteran Marathi theater artist Ramdas Kamat passed away on Saturday evening in Mumbai. He was 90 years old. Kamat is one of the few Goan to revive Marathi Natyasangeet in the 1960s, when the art form was going through difficult times. Born in Sakhali, Kamat …

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Release of the music of the anthology “Putham Pudhu Kaalai Vidiyaadhaa”

Chennai, January 8 (IANS): Prime Video has released the music for “Putham Pudhu Kaalai Vidiyaadhaa,” an anthology of five heartwarming and uplifting stories, which premieres on January 14. The album, which brings out the essence of each story in the anthology, features music by renowned and up-and-coming artists. Music director …

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RIP Neil: Tributes pour in for founder of the Shillong Chamber Choir

The founder and musical director of the Shillong Chamber Choir, Neil Nongkynrih, passed away on Wednesday evening in Mumbai, leaving behind a memorable legacy. According to a statement from the members and management of the choir, the recipient of Padma Shri died at 51, from “sepsis due to perforated peritonitis”. …

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Back to the in-person format, BCMFest is hosting its 19th annual edition from January 13 to 16

Seamus Egan, an innovative and creative presence in Irish music over the past three decades, will make a special appearance at the 19th BCMFest (Boston Celtic Music Fest) which runs January 13-16. The festival for all ages, returning to an in-person format this year, will host four days of concerts, …

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The conductor takes the helm of Italian opera | Opera

A female conductor will take the helm of an Italian opera for the first time in January. Ukrainian conductor Oksana Lyniv said she was surprised to learn that she was making history after receiving the offer from the opera Teatro Comunale in Bologna. The 43-year-old begins his three-year job as …

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Moira Stuart and Margherita Taylor of Classic FM among the greatest figures of music in …

31 December 2021, 22:30 | Updated: December 31, 2021, 10:31 PM Moira Stuart is appointed CBE and Margherita Taylor receives MBE. Image: Classic FM The list of the winners of the Queen’s New Year’s Award for 2022 has been released and two Classic FM presenters are among the winners. Classic …

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CMAA Academy of Country Music 2022 Senior Course Canceled Ahead of Tamworth Country Music Festival | The head of the daily newspaper in the North

news, latest news, Academy of Country Music director Lyn Bowtell said it was “incredibly heartbreaking” to have to remove the pin from the senior class in January 2022, but she thinks it’s the right move. Days away from the 50th Tamworth Country Music Festival, COVID-19 is once again wreaking havoc …

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Digital music festival honors talented musicians

The 2021 International Digital Music Festival, which was hosted this month by the Shanghai Conservatory of Music and music production company Unisonar, provided a platform for educational institutions, businesses and local governments to to exchange ideas and cooperate in the field of digital music. Activities, including seminars and a game …

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Music Director of GINW to Perform Pipe Organ Recital in Kenesaw | News

KENESAW – Saint Paul’s Lutheran Church will host a free Christmas pipe organ recital at 7 p.m. on December 22. The featured organist is Shawn Pfansteil, director of instrumental music at Grand Island Northwest Schools. Refreshments will then be served in the village hall. Everyone is welcome. EAGLE – Cass …

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Ring in 2022 with music

Editor’s Note:Northampton’s cancellation of all indoor events for First Night (see article, A1) means that most of the First Night shows mentioned in this article will be shown live on social media and television instead. public access – Comcast cable channels 12, 15 and 23. A full schedule will be …

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Lee Jung-jae named Breakout Star of 2021

LEE Jung-jae, who rose to fame this year on the hit Netflix show Squid game, was named one of the New York Times‘Breakout Stars of 2021 for TV. December 16, New York Times selected 13 works and personalities in different categories to highlight the stars who have shone on the …

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Wolf Witch Giant Fairy review – endearing family folk opera with ageless streak | Opera

TThere are three fairytale villains, right there in the title of Little Bulb’s new show, when most storytellers settle for one, but the only gluttony here is that of Little Red Riding Hood’s nemesis. Staged at the Linbury Theater, with Little Bulb drawing on the creative resources of the Royal …

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Tabernacle Choir Christmas Concert Features Celtic Music, Catholic Narrator and “Sense of Oneness”

Neal McDonough, who plays with Megan Hilty, says humans need to spend less time “worrying about what the right church is” and more time being better people. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Actor and producer Neal McDonough chats with members of the media ahead of the Tabernacle Choir’s …

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‘Tonic’ Music Sets the Tone for a Fun Christmas Outing | Bengali movie news

Not only was the hype surrounding the film, but the highly anticipated “Tonic” also created a lot of buzz for its vibrant music. The family drama directed by Avijit Sen with Paran Bandyopadhyay, Dev and Shakuntala Barua in the lead, is already talking about him. Recently, the music for the …

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West Side Story: Steven Spielberg on the continued relevance of the gang musical and how it compares to ET | Ents & Arts News

Sixty years after the first screen adaptation of West Side Story, legendary director Steven Spielberg remade the film for a modern audience. When the musical was written in 1957, it was a version of Romeo and Juliet that reflected the issues of the time around gang warfare, racial divisions, and …

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Changing the Dynamics: Longtime Singing Band Changes Names and Changes Names | News

ASHLAND The Singing Kernels, the choir of hair salons in the region, has a new name. The Kernels announced on Saturday’s annual broadcast that the group will be known as the Eastern Kentucky Harmonic Order, or EKHO. Brian Sparks, former chairman and chairman of the group’s rebranding, said the Kernels …

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Teenage boy from Marin sets up non-profit organization to bring music to young people

Aidan Williams, 17, of Mill Valley, said he wanted to make musical instruments and education accessible to children who would not otherwise have access. With that in mind, Williams launched Crescendo Connect, a nonprofit designed for it. It was an idea that started as part of a second English mission …

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North Worcester County Symphony Orchestra debuts with holiday concert December 10-11 at Leominster Town Hall

LEOMINSTER – The North Worcester County Symphony Orchestra presents “A Little Holiday Magic” at Town Hall on December 10 and 11 at 7 p.m., the inaugural performance of the orchestra led by Jared Bloch who reports to the Aegis by StageWorks. The North Worcester County Symphony Orchestra performs ‘A Little …

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BYU: BBC Radio features Music Teacher’s Hat Trick Trio in Composer of the Week program | News, Sports, Jobs

Hat Trick members pose for a photo. They are, from left to right, Kristi Shade, David Wallace and April Clayton. Hat Trick members pose for a photo. They are, from left to right, April Clayton, David Wallace and Kristi Shade. Courtesy hat trick Hat Trick members pose for a photo. …

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Northbrook Orchestra Receives Anonymous Million Dollar Gift

The Northbrook Symphony Orchestra has received an anonymous donation of $ 1 million, he announced Thursday. The donation to the rare professional municipal orchestra will establish the Northbrook Symphony Orchestra Endowment Fund. “This is an affirmation of our importance to the community,” said James Karagianis, Chairman of the Board of …

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The tradition continues with the Salina Symphony Christmas Festival

A variety of groups will join the Salina Symphony for its Christmas festival. Above, a photo from the 2018 festival. Photos by Karen Mikols Bonar / Heartland Photography courtesy of Salina Symphony “/>Various groups will join the Salina Symphony for its Christmas festival. Above, a photo from the 2018 festival. …

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Stephen Sondheim pays tribute to streaming | THIRTEEN

Christina Chevalier | November 29, 2021 Stephen Sondheim at Lincoln Center. Photo courtesy of PBS NewsHour. Legendary and beloved composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim passed away at the age of 91 on Friday, November 26. He leaves behind 12 Broadway musicals and legions of devotees. He started collecting the Tony …

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PPO presents classical music through a series of online recitals

Given the ongoing pandemic, the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO) continues to seek alternative ways to serene audiences with classical music by hosting a series of online recitals through June 2022 at 8 p.m. A program of the OPP, the PPO Recital Concert Series replaces the annual face-to-face orchestral concert season …

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New Village Arts reopens with the world premiere of the musical “Black Family Christmas”

This month, more than a dozen Christmas-themed plays and musicals open in theaters across San Diego County. They all have different themes and stories, but virtually all of them are told from a white perspective. That changes this weekend with the world premiere of “1222 Oceanfront: A Black Family Christmas” …

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Friendswood Theater December shows include a holiday cabaret

It might be short-sleeved weather in Southeast Texas, but a holiday cabaret December 3-5 at the Purple Box Theater in Friendswood might get you humming “Let it Snow.” We’ve got a lot of songs, a great mix of Christmas carols and some of the best Christmas carols, and some you’ve …

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Geeta Dutt and “haseen sitam” of his music: his relationship with Guru Dutt, the love of his life and the reason for his downfall

Lata Mangeshkar, Shamshad Begum, Asha bhosle. They are musical geniuses whose golden voices carry a whiff of the golden past of Hindi cinema. But then, all geniuses need other geniuses to show them who the real genius is. It was Geeta Dutt, one of the greatest lost potentials of all …

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Review: Rock’n’roll-trained actor brings Old Globe cranky back to life

For many San Diego residents, see “Dr. How the Grinch Stole Christmas from Seuss!” The musical is a holiday tradition that lives on. Yet while the story never changes, “Grinch” regulars know that every year director James Vásquez hires a new cast and makes a few adjustments to his staging …

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Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center Celebrates Nat King Cole With All-Star Performance

Through Martel Sharpe | to November 16, 2021 Staff report | Atlanta’s voice (Photo credit: Associated Press) The City Springs vacation is a magical time of year, and what better way to kick it off than with a tribute to “The King” of “The Christmas Song,” Nat King Cole. Nat …

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Pinchas Zukerman to headline RSO’s “Violins Of Hope” concert

This Saturday, November 13e at 7:30 p.m., the Reading Symphony Orchestra welcomes legendary violinist Pinchas Zukerman and extraordinary cellist Amanda Forsyth to the Santander Performing Arts Center. The concert is the definitive culmination of Reading the violins of hope, which the Reading Symphony Orchestra proudly co-presented with the Reading / …

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Cover: DJ Premier, Rev. Run and Zack de la Rocha

From the days when pioneering Bronx DJs like Afrika Bambaataa, Grand Wizard Theodore, and Grandmixer DST roamed record bins across New York City in search of the perfect beat, hip-hop has been intrinsically linked to a broad range of musical genres. While this is only a reflection of the musical …

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Bangarra announces 2021 David Page Music Fellows

Bangarra Dance Theater has announced its 2021 David Page Music Fellows. Wiradjuri wife Amy Flannery and Leon Rodgers, a descendant of the Worimi Nation, were selected for the program, which provides financial support to two First Nations composers as well as a mentorship opportunity in a collaborative and culturally safe …

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LAURELS: CA&ES Lab wins first prize for safety

IN THIS COLUMN Laboratory Safety Award, six university and school laureates UC Davis and Christian Baldini Symphony Orchestra Franck Zalom, Department of Entomology and Nematology Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, diversity award Safety Services announced its 2021 Laboratory Safety Award winners, one for each college and school with lab …

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“ESK” hits a kilometer home run in Fidelio

The Music Director in Action | Credit: Ugo Ponte by Beethoven Fidelio is not a thing. It is a “hybrid opera” of several elements, a marvelous mixture of Singspiel, romantic comedy, high drama, breathtaking tension, tearful lamentations and, in the finale, an overwhelming symphonic-choral celebration of life and freedom – …

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Music Director | The Music Journal

Caeciliana ChapelAdvertising – Music Director We are looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Music Director who shares our love of great choral music and will bring their own energy and inspiration to continue our very successful musical journey, further developing our choir. Our current Managing Director, Donal McCrisken, is …

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Alyssa Kay Thompson, graduate of Baldwin Wallace, musical director of ‘Waitress’ tour in Akron – News-Herald

It is often the simplest stories that tell the greatest stories of inspiration and success. Take, for example, the Tony Award-nominated musical “Waitress”, the National Tour including Alyssa Kay Thompson, who graduated from Baldwin Wallace University in 2017, as Music Director. Before discussing the popular pie-centric show, which features original …

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