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Pianist Marc-André Hamelin brings prodigious technique and a touch of humour to Edmonton

When I was in the UK a couple of weeks ago, ears perked up whenever I mentioned that I was going to hear the Canadian pianist Marc-André Hamelin, who appeared with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra on Friday night at the Winspear. 624 more words


Michael Stern - Sand Storm Review

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Sand Storm by Michael R. Stern is a good book with plenty of adventure and action.   637 more words


Inextinguishable Art

Text by Michael Stern, music director

Editor’s note: The Kansas City Symphony performs Carl Nielsen’s Symphony No. 4, “Inextinguishable” on the May 1-3 concerts. Learn… 538 more words

Kansas City Symphony

The Left Bench wins best new blog

By Jamie Weissman

When sophomore journalism major Kofie Yeboah was a freshman, he was told he needed more clips to become a sports writer on the campus. 526 more words


Romantic Bruckner (APO) & Opulence (NZSO)

I know I haven’t posted anything for a trillion years, so here it is, a double review of Auckland Philharmonia’s concert Romantic Bruckner (Nov 6) and New Zealand Symphony’s…

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Classical Music

Roadfood by Jane Stern and Michael Stern

Roadfood is awesome! In this book, Jane and Michael Stern share 900 great restaurant recommendations throughout the country. Even though it has zero recipes in it, it is still one of my new favorite food books and has already earned its place on my bookshelf! 203 more words

Cookbook Review