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  • GOP should realize culture wars ignore middle class

    There they go again. Given control of Congress and the chance to frame an economic agenda for the middle class, the first thing Republicans do is tie themselves in knots over … abortion and rape. I'm not kidding. In a week when President Obama...
  • Late conductor remembered for his achievements

    Late conductor remembered for his achievements
    Norman Mamey, former conductor of the Glendale Symphony Orchestra and founder of the new Premiere Orchestra, is being remembered not just for his musical talent but his drive to achieve goals before his death at the age of 66 Thursday following a battle...
  • Pacific Symphony to pay tribute to Leonard Bernstein

    Carl St.Clair can pinpoint the last moment he saw Leonard Bernstein. The two had just conducted a show together at the Tanglewood Music Center in Massachusetts, and Bernstein, who had trusted his own composition to St.Clair's baton, urged him to attend...
  • Miguel Harth Bedoya and L.A. Phil have special chemistry

    Miguel Harth Bedoya and L.A. Phil have special chemistry
    Scientists have made a considerable effort to identify the characteristics of 103 elements, from hydrogen to lawrencium, and explain the complexities of their interactions. But better living through chemistry only goes so far. The chemistry underlying...
  • CSO taps Atlanta Symphony bassoonist: report

    CSO taps Atlanta Symphony bassoonist: report
    An Atlanta-based website, artsatl.com, reported Thursday that Keith Buncke, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s highly regarded principal bassoon, has won the audition for principal bassoon of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and will assume the post...
  • Partnership and tolerance over partisanship

    Partnership and tolerance over partisanship
    Multitudes of Marylanders are enthusiastically celebrating the ¬†inauguration of our state's 62nd governor, but some others — plagued with reservations and doubt — are skipping out on the festivities. In a stunning upset last November, the...
  • Oklahoma's effort to lure tourism with showplace Native American museum turns into debacle

    Like many states, Oklahoma wants to be a tourist destination. And leaders here believe they have an ideal attraction: Oklahoma's heritage as the U.S. Indian Territory in the 1800s and as home to 39 tribes. But after nearly 10 years and $90 million spent,...
  • Two Delray cultural nonprofits receive marketing boost

    Two Delray cultural nonprofits receive marketing boost
    Two Delray Beach cultural facilities will receive financial help to pay for a marketing boost aimed at attracting more people. Late Thursday, the Community Redevelopment Agency Board approved spending money to help the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum and...
  • Celebrating the joyous music of Antonio Carlos Jobim

    Celebrating the joyous music of Antonio Carlos Jobim
    It would be difficult to overestimate the melodic grace, harmonic allure and lasting eloquence of the music of Antonio Carlos Jobim. Universally loved songs such as "Girl from Ipanema," "Desafinado" and "One Note Samba" only hint at the mountain of...
  • Orchestra leader Norman Mamey dies

    Orchestra leader Norman Mamey dies
    Norman Mamey, former conductor of the Glendale Symphony Orchestra and founder of the new Premiere Orchestra, has died following a battle with pancreatic cancer. A conductor, producer and musical director, his accomplishments include a Grammy for an...
  • Black History Month: Family-friendly websites offer learning opportunities

     Black History Month: Family-friendly websites offer learning opportunities
    Museums throughout the United States are making it easier than ever to learn more about the African-American experience — especially now, in time for February, which is Black History Month. Museums and other organizations have taken the initiative...