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Interactive fountains now at Place des Arts

The newest installation at the Place des Festivals offers anyone the chance to step into the role of orchestra conductor and play the spouts in the fountain, thanks to Maëstro, an interactive installation created by… 204 more words

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Review: The Met Orchestra’s Season Concludes Under James Levine’s Soaring Baton

“On Sunday, in the final Met Orchestra concert of the season, seemed comparably confident, leading the orchestra in a richly textured, forceful performance of Brahms’s First Piano Concerto featuring the brilliant pianist… 98 more words

Orchestral Music

Fire and Ice: Minnesotans Join Orquesta Aragón in Havana

Dunno…a bunch of classical musicians from Minnesota playing Cuban jazz?

“Some Minnesota Orchestra musicians, who were drinking mojitos at the club after finishing the last concert of their groundbreaking tour of… 40 more words

Orchestral Music

After Thaw, Minnesota Orchestra Returns To Cuba

“The Minnesota Orchestra plays Havana this weekend. It’s the first professional U.S. orchestra to perform in Cuba since the United States and the island nation began the process of normalization last December. 37 more words

Orchestral Music

James Levine Conducts ‘Symphonie Fantastique’ at Carnegie Hall

“Berlioz tells it like it is. You take a trip, you wind up screaming at your own funeral,” Leonard Bernstein said about Berlioz’s colorfully macabre “Symphonie Fantastique,” 19 more words

Orchestral Music

16 May 2015: an all-American programme with the Aldworth Philharmonic Orchestra

I have two back-to-back concerts in the offing and already I’m having broken nights dreaming about corners falling off reeds and suchlike. The first of these concerts is an all-American programme with the… 74 more words