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Let Valentina play

Valentina Lisitsa:

Yes, Toronto Symphony is going TO PAY ME NOT TO PLAY because I exercised the right to free speech.
Yes, they will pay my fee but they are going to announce that I will be unable to play and they already found a substitute.

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Peace

Canadians Boycott Pianist Lisitsa, Silence Rachmaninoff.


World-renowned concert pianist Valentina Lisitsa, born in Kiev, has been barred from performing in Toronto due to her pro-Novorossiya opinions. Lisitsa is not simply famous, she is considered among the greatest pianists in the world. 1,269 more words

Novorossiya

The Silencing of a Epic?

I was awoken this morning from this distressful tweet from Valentina Lisitsa, someone who I often talk a lot in this blog.

Dear friends, I need your help!

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Classical Music