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VocalEssence, Bach Society delivers a healthy dose of joy in the “Christmas Oratorio” – Twin Cities

Adorned with birch trees and wreaths, St. Mary’s Basilica in downtown Minneapolis marked the Christmas season when the combined forces of VocalEssence and the Bach Society of Minnesota performed four of the six cantatas that make up the Oratorio of Minnesota. Christmas ”by Johann Sebastian Bach. Situated under the gargantuan baldachin with marble columns, which […]

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Hyundai collaborates with Universal Music India and launches ‘Hyundai Spotlight’

• Hyundai Spotlight is a platform for the empowerment of young talent in India. • The first song “Dhoondein Sitaare” with Aastha Gill & King • Five more songs to become a part of Hyundai Spotlight in its first year • An initiative in sync with Millennial & Gen Z • Song URL: “Dhoondein Sitaare”: […]

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Zeal & Ardor share intriguing new track “Golden Liar”

Joe hageman December 1, 2021 – 6:13 PM To support their upcoming release in February 2022, Zeal and Ardor have released another track, this time titled “Golden Liar”. the song, is structured as a negation, establishing a premise and proclaiming that they are the opposite. There are many poetic lines that contribute to the refrain […]

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DW Festival Concert: The Flying Dutchman ′ by Richard Wagner | Music | DW

In this episode we listen to a performance of “The Flying Dutchman” by Richard Wagner which was part of the Bayreuth Festival 2021. The opera is about a cursed ship captain who can only be saved by a love that stays true by the death. It is one of Wagner’s most famous operas and also […]

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Brad Garrett expands MGM comedy club with suspended music

Brad Garrett sits in a VIP booth at his MGM Grand comedy club. The stage may be 20 feet away, close enough to imagine how imposing the 6-foot-8 comic will be when he launches into his act. The familiar “BG” logo ripples along the new black velvet curtain. Garrett isn’t making any jokes at the […]

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Malvina Reynolds’ music doesn’t fit in a small box

Beth Wilmurt’s two-person production on the Ashby stage centers around the music of Malvina Reynolds. Credit: Robbie Sweeney Singer and songwriter Malvina Reynolds is best known for her Daly City-inspired song “Little Boxes”, a gently mocking ode to bourgeois conformism that helped define the revival of folk music in the early 1960s. “Little Boxes” Reached […]

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Massey Hall reopens after massive modernization that preserves the magic of an iconic music venue

Jim Cuddy couldn’t hide his excitement when he got his first glimpse of the newly renovated Massey Hall this week. “It’s so amazing. It’s beautiful,” he said, stepping out on stage. Blue Rodeo songwriter, singer and guitarist was on a private tour of Toronto’s iconic concert hall with Massey Hall CEO Jesse Kumagai and CBC’s […]

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The LA Phil takes a look at the unexpected places in film music

Film music has been around as a genre for over a century, in the silent era, when it was unheard of for a film to be shown without the accompaniment of live music. Film music might be a genre, but all it means is the music used in a film. Other than that, whatever the […]

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Disney’s 60th studio film “Encanto” explores the magic, music and love surrounding (it turns out) a not-so-charmed Colombian family

CLEVELAND, Ohio – To be seen, heard and cherished for who you are not what you should be is one of the many messages explored in Walt Disney Animation Studios’ 60th feature film “Encanto,” which hits theaters on Wednesday 24 November. With original songs by Grammy Award, Grammy Award and Emmy Award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda […]

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Chamber music in Sequoyah, plus live music all over the NWA

The Ozark Wind Quartet will perform at 3 p.m. today, November 21, as part of the Chamber Music on the Mountain series at the Millar Lodge on Mount Sequoyah in Fayetteville. The ensemble will perform a diversified program of music that is both pleasant and unique to the medium of the wind quintet. The wide […]