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The big 50: Ottawa Symphony celebrates half century of big sound with fireworks, Verdi and a garbage encore

By Steven Mazey

It’s a musical 50th birthday that will start with fireworks and over the next six months will include two world premieres, a star Canadian tenor, a Juno-winning violinist, a jazz sax virtuoso, Verdi’s Requiem and a stage full of teenagers wild about Beethoven. 1,029 more words

Local Arts

New York Philharmonic: Charlie Chaplin's Modern Times - The Tramp at 100

As part of their Art of the Score: Film Week at the Philharmonic, the New York Philharmonic presented two films of Charlie Chaplin accompanied by music. 61 more words

Orchestral Music

Review: Ágætis byrjun

Don’t you hate it when a reviewer, faced with something very odd but actually good, describes it using nonsense metaphors leaving you no clearer as to what on earth it’s like? 1,528 more words


VNV Nation Praise The Fallen Review.

Band/Artist: VNV Nation.

Genre: Synthpop, Electro-Industrial, EBM, Trance, Orchestral.


1. Chosen.
2. Joy.
3. Procession.
4. Voice.
5. Foresaken.
6. Ascension.
7. Honour.
8. … 6,091 more words

Industrial Music

Digital Concert Hall, Medici.tv and Spotify

I have become a pretty passionate listener to music over the past several years. I started by becoming a subscriber to the New York Philharmonic… 437 more words

Orchestral Music