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Bach and Britten and other balms for Brexit, a Braggart and Bully

The inauguration of the new President of the United States – the last two of the B…s in the title above, in case you hadn’t figured that out – was for me, as for many, an abomination best avoided; I decided not to watch a single second of the ceremony. 966 more words

Music

Biss brings cerebral elegance to evening of Beethoven and Schumann

NACO Beethoven Schumann festival

At Southam Hall

Reviewed Thursday

Festival continues to Oct. 20

When it comes to pairing composers, orchestras often pick the tried-and-true. Beethoven with Haydn, or Schumann with Brahms, are as common — and comforting — as peanut butter and jelly. 503 more words

Music

Hot gigs this week: October comes in like a (paper) lion

There’s a certain late 70s, early 80s soft rock groove happening this week that fits nicely with the haze of Thanksgiving and all its inherent, retro charm. 2,949 more words

Local News

Pianist Angela Hewitt embarks on a Bach Odyssey, 12 recitals over 4 years

Ottawa’s Angela Hewitt is never one to shy away from a big project.

The internationally known Canadian pianist is about to embark on a massive endeavour that will see her play all of J.S. 1,153 more words

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