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Hewitt, Mattson, Esmerine, Belly and Souljazz Orchestra among acts with local roots nominated for Junos

Classical pianist Angela Hewitt, Afrofunk outfit SoulJazz Orchestra, singer-songwriter Kalle Mattson, the instrumental group Esmerine, hardcore band F**k the Facts and rockers Half Moon Run are some of the artists with roots in the Ottawa area who are nominated for Juno Awards. 2,280 more words

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Arctic adventurer, art historian, public servants named to Order of Canada

During his record seven treks to the North Pole on skis and snowshoes, Richard Weber regularly endured temperatures of -40 C; he was stalked by polar bears and escaped a sinking ice floe. 1,021 more words

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Hewitt, Finley, Current win Junos for classical works

Three classical music artists from Ottawa captured Juno Awards Saturday night in Hamilton.

The Juno weekend also featured the induction of Ottawa native Alanis Morissette into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. 549 more words


Diabelli Variations, Op. 120 - Beethoven (1819-23)

Having last year again studied, with the remarkable insight available from AndrĂ¡s Schiff, all of Beethoven’s piano sonatas, I have now made my way, after several attempts the last months, with interruptions due to computer collapse and interpersonal commitments, through Beethoven’s… 360 more words

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Around Town: Angela Hewitt strikes happy chord with fans

Being a concert pianist has got to be one of the most exhausting of careers, yet Angela Hewitt continued to shine long after her brilliant performance in front of a full-house audience at Dominion-Chalmers United Church on Wednesday. 252 more words

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