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What's Her Name?

Book: Black Swan Green

Author: David Mitchell

Music: Virginia Plain

Composer/Artist: Roxy Music

This is where my childhood clashes with my grown-up professional life. Brian Eno was an essential part of early Roxy Music, including playing on this driving 1973 song from the Bryan Ferry-led band. 175 more words

Fiction

New Music from Bryce Dessner

Getting commissioned to write a percussion piece to be paired with your mentor David Lang’s the so-called laws of nature is a pretty impressive vote of confidence. 167 more words

New Music

Riflessi di danza in dinamica leggerezza

È uno spirito diretto e immediato quello americano, che influisce e alleggerisce inevitabilmente gli svariati apporti culturali e formazioni artistiche. Giunge in Italia per l’unica data nazionale la… 113 more words

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Nowhere Better Than This Place

Last Saturday I went to an exhibition at the Royal Hibernian Academy in Dublin where I saw Untitled, 1989/1990 by artist Felix Gonzalez-Torres, a piece consisting of two large stacks of paper with the sentence… 1,017 more words

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Hilary Hahn and Cory Smythe, Wigmore Hall, 22/03/15

Yes! I am back at it, and clogging up your newsfeeds once again. Anyhow, I was extremely pleased with this recital; I hope you enjoy the review. 92 more words

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Music Now 2015: Saturday 3/14

  Saturday’s Music Now concert featured the world premiere of “Collider” by the Icelandic composer Daniel Bjarnason.  Inspired by the the Large Hadron Collider based at the CERN laboratory, this work uses a gigantic orchestra.   728 more words

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