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The Marriage of Figaro: A Review of the Opera by Someone Who Does Not Know Opera

Let me begin by saying the extent of theatrical knowledge I’ve acquired does not travel past the production of Peter Pan I was in as a young’un (I was “Pirate no. 783 more words

Show Review

The Dinuk Wijeratne Interview

Back in 2010 I had the privilege of interviewing composer Dinuk Wijeratne, whose music I’d recently discovered and come to adore. A prolific composer, a brilliant pianist, and a musical visionary with an aesthetic informed by the Buddhist principle of balance, Dinuk’s artistic sensibility was honed by one of the best musical educations—both academic and autodidactic—imaginable. 1,493 more words

INTERVIEWS

Mozart!... O luna de festival dedicata lui Amadeus la Brasov

Luna aceasta, conform unei traditii instaurate recent in cetatea de sub Tampa, il sarbatorim pe Mozart! Lumea a aniversat recent 260 de ani de la nasterea geniului vesnic tanar Amadeus; in Brasov i se dedica o luna intreaga de evenimente artistice: recitaluri, spectacole de opera, balet si teatru.

Concerts

#33 DUŠEK | Bb Major

COMPOSER: František Xaver Dušek

František Xaver Dušek was a Czech composer who wrote during the transition from late classical period to romanticism. His personal style lends itself more to classicism. 60 more words

Composer

Classics Reimagined

I’ve seen Robert Pomakov and the Gryphon Trio perform together a few times now and it’s always interesting.  Today’s lunchtime concert in the RBA was no exception.   235 more words

Mozart

Adele Amadeus Swift (Taylor Swift vs. The Piano Guys)

I’m unashamed to say that I’m a huge fan of Adele’s music. I don’t mean to play the hipster card, but I discovered her around the release of her debut album, … 237 more words

Mashups