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India New England

India best place to be for classical music
India New England
Dhaka–Sitar player and composer Purbayan Chatterjee said on Tuesday that India is the best place at the moment for classical music and it is a great time to work there as an artist. Speaking on the sidelines of the sixth edition of the Bengal Classical ...
6th Bengal Classical Music Festival begins in DhakaIndia Today
Bengal Classical Music Festival 2017 starts with raga Abhogi in Dhanmondibdnews24.com
Music fest brings fusion of Indian classical music and Bangladeshi artUnited News of India
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Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 17:32

Chicago Tribune

The highs and lows in classical music in Chicago in 2017
Chicago Tribune
This was no ordinary year for music in Chicago, or just about anywhere else, for that matter. Reports by national media outlets of alleged sexual misconduct rocked the highest echelons of classical music, an industry unaccustomed to receiving this kind ...

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 16:37

Enid News & Eagle

COLUMN: 'Adeste Fideles'
Enid News & Eagle
Before settling in London, Handel worked as a composer in Hamburg, Germany, and in Italy, learning his musical craft, settling in London in 1712, and becoming a British citizen in 1727. Interestingly, Handel was born the same year as famed composer ...

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 11:10

HuffPost

Van Cliburn in Moscow, 1958: When Classical Music Made the World Stand Still
HuffPost
It was a Cold War coup that significantly melted international relations, made Cliburn the most famous pianist in the world, and elevated classical music once again to the forefront of the world stage. Stuart Isacoff has been wanting to tell the Van ...

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 09:16

Chicago Tribune

The highs and lows in classical music in Chicago in 2017
Chicago Tribune
Most triumphant example of why 2017 was a marquee year for early music in Chicago: Conductor John Eliot Gardiner's “Monteverdi 450” cycle of the three extant Claudio Monteverdi operas — “L'Orfeo,” “Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria” and “L'incoronazione ...

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 16:37

Baltimore Sun (blog)

Baltimore Restaurant Week set Jan. 12-21; others on tap, too
Baltimore Sun (blog)
The concert included Christmas carols as well as pieces from J.S. Bach and selections from Handel's 'Messiah.” (Barbara Haddock Taylor/Baltimore Sun video). BSO Musicians perform a free holiday concert Friday in Penn Station's lobby. The concert ...

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 13:35

Music For Watching Aliens
urbanmilwaukee
The endearing tubular alien that children name E. T. comes in peace and easily adapts to life in a suburban neighborhood. John Williams' soundtrack for E. T. won the Academy Award for best original score, as well as a Golden Globe, BAFTA, and Grammy ...

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 09:26

Hereford Times

New Year welcomes 19th Wye Valley Chamber Music Festival
Hereford Times
... Hannah Shaw who will be sharing the stage with festival regulars, Malin Broman, Marie Bitlloch, Simon Crawford-Phillips and Ben Hancox. "This year's musical menu, taken beside log fires at Treowen Manor as well as at our venues in St Briavels ...

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Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - 04:20

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