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NPR

The True Story Of A Spanish Royal And The Very High Voice That Healed Him
NPR
Several years ago, Claire van Kampen was composing music for a London theater production. During a break, one of the singers asked her if she knew the story of Farinelli, the famous 18th century opera singer. "'You'd really like the bit where he goes ...

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Saturday, December 30, 2017 - 18:33

New Jersey Stage

Pianist Simone Dinnerstein to Play Bach and New Philip Glass Concerto with Princeton Symphony Orchestra
New Jersey Stage
(PRINCETON, NJ) -- Renowned pianist Simone Dinnerstein will perform J.S. Bach's Keyboard Concerto No. 7 in G Minor, BWV 1058 with Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO), juxtaposed with a new concerto written for her by Philip Glass and co-commissioned by ...

Saturday, December 30, 2017 - 10:32

Plattsburgh Press Republican

First Night SL includes music, comedy, Teddy Roosevelt
Plattsburgh Press Republican
Other music includes Soulsha, a self-described “Afro-Celtic funk” band from Boston; Roosevelt Dime, named for FDR, (banjo) from downstate; Primate Fiasco (high-energy dance music on old-school instruments); Black Mountain Symphony, with baroque violin ...

Saturday, December 30, 2017 - 05:04

Pianist Simone Dinnerstein Plays Bach and New Philip Glass Work with PSO
Broadway World
Pianist Simone Dinnerstein Plays Bach and New Philip Glass Work with PSO On Sunday, January 28 at 4 pm, renowned pianist Simone Dinnerstein performs J.S. Bach's Keyboard Concerto No. 7 in G Minor, BWV 1058 with Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO ...

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Friday, December 29, 2017 - 17:08

STLtoday.com

Changes at SLSO, Gypsy Caravan hits brakes, top performances and more from year in classical music
STLtoday.com
Meanwhile, Opera Theatre of St. Louis is looking for a new general director to replace Timothy O'Leary when he departs after the 2018 festival season to take the top job at Washington National Opera; music director Stephen Lord stepped into a different ...

Saturday, December 30, 2017 - 15:51

Daily Telegraph

Must-see shows of Sydney Festival
Daily Telegraph
Expect subversive fun and sublime music-making. Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House; January 22 and 23. MUSIC. AQUASONIC Danish ensemble Between Music spent 10 years perfecting special instruments and techniques to play underwater music. At this immersive ...

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Saturday, December 30, 2017 - 08:04

Austin American-Statesman

Kick off the new year with Free Week, 50 First Jokes and more events
Austin American-Statesman
As six voices fill the air with transcendent music, a lone female dancer beats staccato rhythms with her feet. Brilliant, determined, defiant — meet Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, 17th-century Mexican nun, scholar, writer and advocate for women's ...

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Saturday, December 30, 2017 - 01:04

Pianist Simone Dinnerstein Plays Bach and New Philip Glass Work with PSO
Broadway World
Pianist Simone Dinnerstein Plays Bach and New Philip Glass Work with PSO On Sunday, January 28 at 4 pm, renowned pianist Simone Dinnerstein performs J.S. Bach's Keyboard Concerto No. 7 in G Minor, BWV 1058 with Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO ...

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Friday, December 29, 2017 - 17:08

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