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Article: The music that shaped…Cate Blanchett

“It’s a bit like love-making, you can’t think about the climax you have to just start at the beginning.”

Ethereal Australian actress and former Artistic co-Director of the Sydney Theatre Company joined… 600 more words


Image-Text-Music, 9.14.14 -- September: Merwin, Ma Lin, Prokofiev

Painting on silk by Ma Lin (Song Dynasty painter, fl. ca. 1194-1264), “Waiting for Guests by Lamplight”


“To the Light of September,” by W.S. Merwin… 140 more words


The Love for Three Oranges

We recently rotated out the CDs (my stereo holds 3 at a time), and I decided to introduce the wee ones to Prokofiev. He’s not usually my cup of tea, but there are some of his works I like very much. 229 more words


RUSSIAN STATE PHILHARMONIC | The Hawth Crawley | Thurs 9th Oct

The Russian State Philharmonic launch the new Classical Concert Series for 2014/15 at The Hawth with Prokofiev’s salute to the great symphonies of Haydn and Mozart before the highly talented Russian violinist Natalia Lomeiko, performs Tchaikovsky’s virtuosic Violin Concerto. 204 more words


When You Count Your Blessings

At certain times in our lives – on a milestone birthday, say, or maybe after a momentous event – we are faced with two alternatives: regret about the things we haven’t done, and gratitude for the things we have. 924 more words


play and cleanup, communication with kids, quartet rehearsal

This morning I was dragging, having gone to bed way too late last night. I went upstairs to get dressed after my shower, and the three kids came with me. 487 more words