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MusicNOW 2014: Intro

This year the MusicNOW Festival made a major step up: to Music Hall with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra.

I found that I had too much to say to fit conveniently into one post, so I have broken this up into several parts.   493 more words

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MusicNOW 2014: Friday, 3/21

Opening Act: Little Lights

The group describes themselves: “Dreampop soundscapes, lush guitar washes, and vintage beats accompany softly sung melodies”.

Bryce Dessner: Murder Ballades… 550 more words

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MusicNOW 2014: Saturday 3/22

Opening Act: Olga Bell

This was in the lobby.  During intermissions at symphony concerts, I like to come to the balcony of the lobby and listen to the roar of the crowd, especially when it is large and happy: imagine the sound of Penderecki smiling.   883 more words

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MusicNOW 2014: Coda

So, how exited can I be about this new music festival, given that my favorite work is about 100 years old and that I was less than thrilled with either of premiered pieces? 269 more words

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Have cabin fever?

Looking to get out of the house? Do you have cabin fever? Then check out this list of great events that are happening in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, they’ve got it all. 15 more words

2014 World Piano Competition application deadline extended

Applications will be accepted through March 22! Be sure to send in your materials for a chance to win $20,000.00, a New York recital debut, and a concerto performance with the… 13 more words

Two Conductors at the CSO

Recently, I have heard the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra twice under visiting conductors: on Feb. 7, with the young David Afkham conducting Beethoven and Wagner, and on March 1, with the aging… 582 more words

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