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Spotlight: The Top 10 Red-Hot Fictional Chanteuses in Pop Culture

And now, a fun entry! In celebration of National Opera Week, Puccini’s Chronicles is counting down some of the coolest female singers ever to grace the stage and screen. 608 more words

All About That Bass

I have been playing bass since I was in 3rd grade (6 years). I do enjoy playing but I do not like practicing at home. Last night I had an orchestra concert at a big theater with my school. 128 more words


Not Another Cinderella Story

The UF Symphony Orchestra put on a very unique concert in the Philips Center for Performing Arts, combining multiple art forms on stage to create a beautiful and hilarious retelling of the well-known story Cinderella. 703 more words


Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6

I have so much to say about this symphony, but nothing I say right now can possibly do it justice, so for now, I just want to briefly mention: 94 more words

Classical Music

Dress Rehearsal

The concerts in two days, leaving everybody in chaos and stress.
Both the band and the orchestra teacher sheldue many rehearsals, trying to get each song to perfection. 121 more words

Mental Health

University orchestras strike a spooky chord with midnight Halloween concerts

Typical Halloween activities include scary movies and haunted houses. At Yale University and Wake Forest University, students celebrate with late-night orchestral concerts.

The midnight Halloween concert tradition began when Yale Symphony director Rob Kapilow created a Pops-like concert with eerie, Halloween-themed music. 590 more words


Missing the Music

I’ve joined orchestra, concert band, and flute choir. I’ve made a few trips to the practice rooms, too. My flute definitely isn’t missing out on the uni action, and it’s providing vital breathing space for me from work. 243 more words

Treasuring The Memory