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Holiday in Rome

Come join the Litha Symphony Orchestra for a Holiday in Rome!

The concert features Berlioz’s Roman Carnival, Tchaikovsky’s Capriccio Italian, Puccini’s Nessun Dorma and the night wouldn’t be complete without Rhespighi’s Pines of Rome. 67 more words


A slow start but a brilliant finale from Sir Andrew Davis and the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra


With a packed hall and three immense works, expectations were high for the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Though founded in 1906, it has taken them over 100 years to make the journey for their first appearance at the BBC Proms. 25 more words

Classical Reviews

Music Monday | Strauss and Berlioz

Hello dear readers! I’m back!

Sorry, I took a twelve day break. Well, I say break, it was nothing of the sort. I went on an orchestra course. 303 more words


...the brew done, a melody that lingers...

…caution: cymbals ahead, steady with that mug…


The Aristocats: All that Jazz! Part 2

Picking up exactly where we left off, even though the walk back to Paris was a total breeze unlike 101 Dalmatians, the kids are exhausted so instead of taking them back in the middle of the night. 1,356 more words

The Aristocats, Disney recycles itself. Part 1

The Aristocats

Director: Wolfgang Reitherman

Year: 1970

This film tries to answer the big question, and that is “Can a Studio survive after its figurehead dies?” This was the last Disney film Walt personally approved, but never saw released, your mileage may vary if this was a good thing or not! 2,327 more words

"Katzen brauchen furchtbar viel Musik"

In dem heutigen Eintrag geht es um die Vierbeiner des wohl bekanntesten Katzen-Musik-Film aller Zeiten. Ihr wisst es sicherlich schon alle. Richtig! Es geht um die Hauptcharaktere des Films Aristocats von Walt Disney. 441 more words