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Sydney Meyer Free Orchestra Concert

We don’t want to share too many details from our Valentine’s Day evening, but, being the cultured people we are, we of course couldn’t resist going to the special free Valentine’s Day concert put on by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. 259 more words


Egyptian Style

I don’t normally post anything about Youtube, mainly because since Google bought it, the service has really gone downhill. As it turns out though, I was on it earlier this evening for research and stumbled, quite by accident, upon this really kewl video. 75 more words

Everyday Life

St Mary's Delight - Bach by Candlelight

A wonderful evening of Bach music organised by the Kimichi School took place on Sunday 1st March. The famous Brandenburg Concertos were performed in full by a talented orchestra from the… 210 more words


If No Love Did Flow in Thee

Fun fact:  Many people have approached me recently about how much they enjoyed the song that the prince sings during The Light Princess.  But did you know that the lyrics of that song were actually written by George MacDonald? 63 more words

The Light Princess

Rick Wakeman’s Quadraphonic Arthurian Legend

Rick Wakeman’s third album, The Myths and Legends of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table (1975), is a masterpiece of orchestral progressive rock. 1,041 more words

Progressive Rock

SPAIN : Edurne records Symphonic version of her Eurovision song 'Amanecer'

SPAIN : Edurne records Symphonic version of her Eurovision song ‘Amanecer’

Today Edurne has been busy recording her Eurovision song ‘Amanecer’ with a full orchestra and choir. 123 more words

Eurovision 2015

NYC’s Last Classical Sheet Music Store to Close

Citing Dwindling Sales, Frank Music Company Will Shut Down

Frank Music Company has supplied classical sheet music to generations of instrumentalists, singers and composers. On Friday, the retail store will close its doors for good, succumbing to dwindling sales.  25 more words