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  • Inauguration FAQ

    The countdown is on for the swearing-in of President-elect Barack Obama. Millions of residents across the nation are planning to descend on the capital Jan. 20, and here's what they and those who plan to watch from home need to know: When does this all...
  • Album Review: Mark O'Connor's Hot Swing Trio

    The amazing thing about fiddler-composer Mark O'Connor is that he'd be equally at home on stage playing country with George Jones, jazz with Wynton Marsalis or classical music with Itzhak Perlman. For this third outing with guitarist Frank Vignola and...
  • Comeback kid

    Comeback kid
    Violinist Rachel Barton Pine-star attraction on this balmy night in Santa Fe--is stranded. She yearns to get up from the back-yard lawn chair where her husband has deposited her and stroll to a pool that's shimmering green-blue in the desert twilight....
  • ASO Holiday Concert at Fair Park

    ALABAMA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA presents HOLIDAY CONCERT at FAIR PARK 3 p.m. Saturday, December 8, 2007 Alabama State Fairgrounds Arena 2331 Bessemer Road Christopher Confessore conducts the Alabama Symphony Orchestra in a program of holiday favorites!...
  • Peabody instructor part of Obama inauguration

    Moments after Joe Biden is sworn in as vice president of the United States on the West Front of the Capitol and just before Barack Obama takes his oath as president, four classical musicians will perform a work created by John Williams for the history-...
  • Everything you wanted to know about presidential inaugurals

    The Inaugural Ceremony Inaugurations are organized by the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies. All presidents must be sworn in, which involves taking the oath of the office. The oath is listed in Article II of the U.S. Constitution: "I...
  • Barack Obama's inauguration: 'We must pick ourselves up'

    WASHINGTON — Barack Hussein Obama took his place as the 44th president of the United States under a bright winter sky on Tuesday, painting this perilous national moment in unsparing terms and exhorting Americans to respond by taking greater...
  • Franklin, Perlman, Ma add musical flourishes to Obama inauguration

    In addition to the traditional marches and flourishes from a military band, the inaugural ceremony included two remarkable musical interludes. The first was provided by Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, whose dynamic, gospel-inflected delivery of "My...
  • Lifetime Grammy Awards announced

    Lifetime Grammy Awards announced
    Burt Bacharach, Doris Day and Earl Scruggs will receive 2008 Grammy Awards for lifetime achievement. Also on the list are Cab Calloway, Itzhak Perlman, Max Roach and The Band, The Recording Academy announced Tuesday. The award honors "lifelong artistic...
  • Silence Threatens Harlem's Sound of Music

    Silence Threatens Harlem's Sound of Music
    The clatter of wheels rolling along the tracks at the 125th Street station is muted by the strains of a dozen violins in a seventh floor room of an adjacent building. A group of Harlem teenagers is attending a weekly music class at a legendary music...
  • Waffle House? Hum a few bars

    Waffle House? Hum a few bars
    Last week, our postcard showcased super-sized roadside art at Barberville Produce, so this week let's throw some artfully low-brow music into the mix. Whenever someone asks me why I stop at Waffle House restaurants (and this question arises more often...