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Metropolitan Opera Wants Federal Mediator To Settle Contract Dispute

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Metropolitan Opera wants to bring in a federal mediator to settle a contract dispute that’s threatening to lockout workers.

Opera and union officials say management proposed a mediator during negotiating sessions Wednesday. 268 more words


Back to Blogging

Hello again blogging world! 

It has been a really long time hasn’t it?

I’ve decided to give this whole blogging thing another shot. Maybe I will be more successful at regular postings this time around. 417 more words

Ludovico Einaudi mesmerises in concert, Verona Arena

The dark skies over Verona Arena foretell a dramatic evening to come as Italian pianist Ludovico Einaudi calmly follows his orchestra onto the stage. And even though the stormy heavens open halfway through the first ethereal track nothing could possibly dampen this performance. 859 more words


Day 5: I got the power!

I often get asked what gives us such power and presence in the sound? What is it that allows us to project over an orchestra and soar out with a huge wall of sound. 717 more words


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Electric Light Orchestra (w/Roy Wood) – ‘Whisper in the Night’ from The Electric Light Orchestra (aka. NO ANSWER)

Roy Wood is talented. Why he quit ELO, I don’t know. 59 more words

Everyday Tracks

D&D-inspired orchestral music: The Heroes of Laniar!

It’s time to share some of my original music! In 2012, when I was nearing the end of my post-graduate studies (in which I earned a M.M. 118 more words


Learning to Make Friends Through Music

I have been playing the flute for the past six years. It doesn’t mean I’m especially good at playing the flute, nor does it mean I will be making a profession out of flute-playing. 264 more words