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Picking the classics taken on whirlwind tour of Paraguay with composer Agustin Barrios, a 20th century composer. "His fast pieces are just gorgeous...knowledge. A free-form piece, by American composer John Anthony Lennon should also expand what...
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'Alone Yet Not Alone' vs. Academy's 'ethics'

...nullification of (songwriter Bruce) Broughton's nomination was its violation of Rule 5.3, requiring that the credits of composer and lyricist be removed from the DVD of eligible songs sent to members of the music branch."'The idea,' Isaacs says...
Past Christmases revisited, faith renewed

...any way because of the drunkenness and violence that had become part of the season.Then came Christmas carols.Poets and composers began putting the message of peace on earth to music and the impact of these rhythmic reminders of the true meaning of Christmas...

...did not survive the genocide. But his musical legacy has, due in part to a chance meeting of Ludwig, a scholar of Terezin composers, and Horner, who never forgot the songs that were written and played in captivity.Still, Ludwig found it hard to ask...

NEW YORK - The songwriting team of composer Stephen Flaherty and lyricist Lynn Ahrens has lasted longer...take them and theatricalize them.AP: Any advice to upcoming composers and lyricists?Ahrens: This is the God's honest truth...
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The anthem of joy

...of music that does not owe him its very soul." The great composer would have expected as much.In all of his letters, Mozart...dwell." Beethoven biographer Lewis Lockwood notes how the composer brought the religious message to the fore "as part of the...

...the festival's main sponsor is Natixis Global Management.Among the acts to be featured Aug. 1, along with avant garde composer Zorn, will be saxophonist Miguel Zenon and Darcy James Argue's Secret Society. While Zorn is an established artist, he...
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Performing Arts Society presents tribute to Verdi, Wagner

...concert tribute to Verdi and Wagner, opera composers who were both born 200 years ago this...singing arias and artsongs written by the composers and Osinchuk will be playing a transcription...Verdi "Since both Verdi & Wagner were composers almost exclusively of opera, they did...
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Musicians perform for area schools

...choir and band students. The women also performed a public concert Saturday as a tribute to Verdi and Wagner, two opera composers who were both born 200 years ago. Maria Allison, a member of the society, said the mission of the Performing Arts Society...
Photo feature: Make a joyful noise

...Shenandoah," "We are the Music Makers" by Jonathan Adams; Eric Whitacre's "Sleep" is dissonant; and ending with "Ngana" by Austrailian composer Stephen Leek. The cost is $4 for adults, $2 for students and senior citizens.


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