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Here We Go Again...

Just as the tumult at the Met draws to a close, new drama unfolds, this time in the South.  The Atlanta Symphony, having reached the end of the fragile… 1,229 more words

Classical Music

The Daily Cut: Grand Funk Railroad "I'm Your Captain (Closer To Home)"

Grand Funk Railroad: I’m Your Captain (Closer To Home)

ALBUM:  Closer to Home

YEAR: 1970

WRITER:  Mark Farner

The 10-minute album cut became a progressive rock radio staple and led the album into the Top 10, while an edited single (titled “Closer to Home”) gave them their first Top 40 hit, peaking at number-22. 147 more words


Robert Walters plays "Nebraska's Carnegie Hall"

Robert Walters is a Lincoln native who now plays in the Cleveland Orchestra. He was so excited to play in his hometown for the first time that he compared Lincoln’s Lied Center to Carnegie Hall.



Review: Cleveland Orchestra at Blossom: European Tour Sendoff (August 31)

by Daniel Hathaway

As the normally-resident birds gave way to the end-of-summer locusts, The Cleveland Orchestra bade farewell to Blossom on Sunday evening in a season closer that also served as a send-off for the ensemble’s forthcoming European tour. 527 more words


How NOT to Photoshop

I went to Blossom Music Center again last weekend for the end of their Summer Festival.  It was a family pops concert, featuring fun things such as “Let It Go!” from… 193 more words

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