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Sergei Prokofiev: Lieutenant Kije

When I returned to my hometown of Mishawaka, Indiana for Christmas vacation in December of 1976, I was filled with excitement. In January, I would travel to Paris! 1,897 more words

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Yet Another...

Once again another defiantly shameless plug! This time for some orchestral playing.

Young Musicians Symphony Orchestra (YMSO) did a concert last June which, in the second half, featured a selection of excerpts from Prokofiev’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’. 104 more words


Vienna: City of Music and Hot Chocolate

Three recitals gone, fifteen to go on my ECHO tour!

This time, Ashley Fripp and I were in Vienna to perform in the Brahms Saal of the Musikverein. 204 more words


Yekaterina Osmolkina, Igor Kolb, Filipp Stepin and Alexey Popov

Yekaterina Osmolkina, Igor Kolb, Filipp Stepin and Alexey Popov, “Romeo and Juliet” choreography by Prokofiev/Lavrovsky, Mariinsky Ballet (November 22, 2014 at Mariinsky II)

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Salon Branoul: Anna Akhmatova, Prokofiev, Shostakovich

This time, it was not a hurricane which caused my bike to swerve (see: WWII poems.) In one of the small alleyways, two young men needed all the space it offered. 456 more words