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Not just any tête-à-tête!

Without any hesitation, or consultation, she picked up the red pen and scribbled some notes down in the margin of the musical score. She looked at her colleague seated next to her and nodded with a look of a “question mark” on her face, and was immediately greeted with an emphatic and resounding “yes” from his eyes. 483 more words

When San Francisco Symphony returns to Ann Arbor, even what's old is new

Susan Isaacs Nisbett
(Ann Arbor, Nov. 12, 2014)

The San Francisco Symphony – Mahler, Liszt, Prokofiev and Ravel

  • Who: The San Francisco Symphony
  • What: Two different concerts, featuring Mahler (Thursday); and Liszt, Prokofiev and Ravel (Friday).
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Ann Arbor

Mahler's 9th

I was listening to Gustav Mahler’s 9th symphony while plowing through some of my class readings (he’s an odd choice for background music, I know, but it seemed to keep me more focused than I would have been). 297 more words

Fragments Of Culture

Lister Community Orchestra

We are delighted to announce that we are forming the Lister Community Orchestra for a very special workshop and performance of Mahler’s Symphony No.9 on Sunday 30th November. 95 more words

Concerts And Events

A decade of genius

Our view of a piece of music can sometimes be clouded by our belief of when it was composed.  Somehow, we expect music in the nineteenth century to be romantic and in the twentieth, modern.  321 more words

Group News

¿A qué suena el teatro Colón de Buenos Aires?

Me pasó que al entrar al Teatro Colón de Buenos Aires, mis ojos de turista se sorprendieron con el esplendor de principios de siglo veinte. Uno hace el rápido recorrido desde Caracas, —la ciudad de paso, la carpa llena de electrodomésticos nuevos robados por el hampa o por el dueño del camping—, a la regia elegancia de un teatro para los ricos, en una ciudad que no se precia de su provisionalidad. 748 more words


The Dude's Mahler 7 Cuts the Mustard


  • Album name:  Mahler:  Symphony No. 7
  • Performers:  Gustavo Dudamel (conductor);  Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela
  • Label:  DG 479 1700
  • Sonics:  Stereo DDD
  • Total playing time:  1:18:51…
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