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Classical (Music Genre)

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  • Mark Swed's best classical moments of 2014

    Mark Swed's best classical moments of 2014
    Half of this year's top 10 happened to involve early music. Don't ask why; it's probably just a coincidence. But we need perspective in our hyperactive culture, which maybe, down deep, is not changing as fast as Silicon Valley would like us to believe....
  • Then and now, L.A. women get things done in classical music

    Then and now, L.A. women get things done in classical music
    Comedian Jack Benny once introduced Dorothy Buffum Chandler and her husband, Los Angeles Times publisher Norman Chandler, as Mr. and Mrs. Pavilion. This was very funny because the Times building has a Norman Chandler Pavilion and we all know about the...
  • Soloist Cynthia Yeh, CSO end year literally with a bang

     Soloist Cynthia Yeh, CSO end year literally with a bang
    While some orchestras offer musical sugarplums at holiday time, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra is giving its public a clear choice this year. The 20th and final annual edition of "Welcome Yule!" focuses on popular Christmas fare while the weekend...
  • Former child prodigy joins youth orchestras for concert Sunday

    Former child prodigy joins youth orchestras for concert Sunday
    When the Lehigh Valley Junior String Philharmonic and the Young People's Philharmonic of the Lehigh Valley present their 39th annual holiday concert Sunday at Miller Symphony Hall, they'll have a special guest as soloist. One could hardly find a better...
  • Chicago-area classical music recommendations

    Chicago-area classical music recommendations
    Pick of the Week No Christmas celebration in Chicago would be complete without the "Do It Yourself Messiah," a beloved holiday tradition here since 1976. Once again, Stanley Sperber will conduct vocal soloists, a volunteer orchestra and the audience-as-...
  • Noted violinist Lindsay Deutsch to solo at Allentown holiday concert

    Noted violinist Lindsay Deutsch to solo at Allentown holiday concert
    When the Lehigh Valley Junior String Philharmonic and the Young People's Philharmonic of the Lehigh Valley present their 39th annual holiday concert Dec. 21 at Miller Symphony Hall, they'll have a special guest as soloist. One could hardly find a better...
  • Holiday music gifts: Leave the best for last-minute

    Holiday music gifts: Leave the best for last-minute
    I know it's last minute. But to procrastinators, a week until Christmas is all the time in the world. Hanukkah's just begun; fortunately, the holiday has another week to go. And if you've finished your shopping, why not treat yourself? This is the good...
  • Music boxed sets for the perfect holiday gift

    It's stick-a-big-package-under-the-tree season, and for those who would like to give the gift of music with something more tangible than an iTunes gift card or Spotify subscription, boxed sets conveniently proliferate. The musical bounty includes hefty...
  • Palm Beach County

    Second Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. Monthly Meeting Zonta Club of Boca Raton The organization of businesswomen meets for dinner. Holiday Inn, 2809 S. Ocean Blvd., Highland Beach. 561-482-1013 or info@zontabocaraton.org. Wednesdays from 1 to 2:...
  • NU Winter Chamber Fest's 2015 lineup

    NU Winter Chamber Fest's 2015 lineup
    The Lincoln String Quartet, pianists Winston Choi and Alessio Bax, violinist Simone Lamsma, Bienen School of Music faculty and Chicago Symphony Orchestra members are among the artists taking part in the school’s 19th annual Winter Chamber Music...
  • Celebrities convene for holiday event at the Alex Theatre

    Celebrities convene for holiday event at the Alex Theatre
    It’s not often that an artist is as involved with civic concerns as Norman Mamey. The conductor, producer and musical director has a C.V. a mile long, which includes a Grammy (for an album with the Seattle Symphony Orchestra), movie, stage and TV...