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Jihadi John - A boy from The Endz

Jihadi John is the reason my friends and family are scared for me to become a journalist and I don’t blame them. Last week Jihadi John’s identity was released and to my disbelief he is from Mozart estate in Queen’s Park, which is literally down the road from the place where I grew up and the area I am still travelling to almost everyday. 175 more words

L'amero saro constante, Il re pastore - Kathleen Battle

My favorite soprano, Kathleen Battle, singing music by my favorite composer, Mozart — perfection!

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Top Post of the Week: ONLY ONE SONG PLAYS WHEN YOU HAVE A CAR UP ON BLOCKS

(Well, look at you guys.  It seems the antics of parking lot grease monkeys sure did make an impact on some of you.  This week’s top post comes from an oldie-but-a-goodie story from back in the day.   564 more words

Fuzznastics

Mozart

Considering that Mozart died aged 35, I often wonder what he could have gone on to accomplish had he lived longer.

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March's Opera - Mozart's Don Giovanni

Welcome to Mishka Dramaturg’s very first post! My plan is to feature one opera every month – we’ll discuss the history, the music, the characters, the performances, compare 2 different recordings against each other, and any other incidental topics that come up during our discoveries. 450 more words

Don Giovanni

Flute, loathed or loved?

my mind gets easily dulled, as you know, when I’m supposed to write lots for an instrument I can’t stand.

Mozart on the flute — letter to his father, February 4th , 1778…

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