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  • 'Video Games Live' in Bethlehem: a wild interactive experience

    'Video Games Live' in Bethlehem: a wild interactive experience
    As the orchestral fanfare swelled to a crescendo, the hero raised his shield, deftly blocking the orc's battle axe, and plunged his sword deep into its neck. In an instant he'd pulled it free and spun around, cutting down three charging goblins in a single swing. "That's the last of them," he thought, and his grip relaxed.
  • West Hartford Music Man Makes It Big In NYC

    West Hartford Music Man Makes It Big In NYC
    Marc Kaplan has always been a quick study. As a kid growing up in West Hartford, he was smitten by the sound of a brass quintet, and a short time later he was making credible music on the French horn, a notoriously difficult instrument. In high school...

    The Valley Line: L.A. Philharmonic Orchestra event honors Williams

    The Valley Line: L.A. Philharmonic Orchestra event honors Williams
    It was a star-studded evening when the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by music director Gustavo Dudamel, opened the 2014-15 season Sept. 30 with "A Celebration of John Williams: Opening Night Gala Concert" at Walt Disney Concert Hall. The...

    A new orchestra is born — in Pennsylvania!

    A new orchestra is born — in Pennsylvania!
    It's no secret that symphony orchestras across the country are struggling. Just a few years ago, the venerable Philadelphia Orchestra declared bankruptcy, followed shortly by the Syracuse Symphony and the orchestras of Louisville and Honolulu. Some have...

    Composer Andrew York creates guitar piece for upcoming exhibition in Norfolk

    Composer Andrew York creates guitar piece for upcoming exhibition in Norfolk
    In an unusual collaboration, guitarist and Grammy Award-winning composer Andrew York has written a musical work for the upcoming exhibition, "Bruce Munro: Light," opening Oct. 12 at the Hermitage Museum and Gardens in Norfolk. Commissioned by the...