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leonard bernstein london symphony orchestra

In 1966, Leonard Bernstein and the London Symphony Orchestra gave a sensational performance of Stravinsky's "Rite of Spring" for BBC Television. The venue was...
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The Italian mezzo-soprano, Cecilia Bartoli sings with a technique that few singers have or can hope to have. She executes coloratura runs with such a...
Tchaikovsky

In fact, he has been tied to the cliché of emotionalism and easy accessibility and his inventiveness never got the recognition it deserved. Sure,...
chico marks night in casablanca piano

Known popularly by the nickname Chico Marx, Leonard Marx was the eldest of the Marx Brothers who gained fame for themselves in the entertainment...
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, the first in the eight-part series adapted from J.K. Rowling’s famous books, will screen at the Hollywood Bowl...
parrot sings along with pavarotti

Why do parrots have such a great ability to mimic? Amazon parrots are probably most desired for their ability to talk. While not every...
Guadagnini Cello sells through Tarisio Auctions for 1.5 Million Dollars

One of the 40 remaining cellos from 18th-century violin maker Giovanni Guadagnini was sold for a record-breaking price of $1.5 million at a recent...
Gershwin plays I got rhythm

It is hard to imagine a world without the music of George Gershwin. He was first introduced to music when he attended his friend’s...
euphonium steven mead

Steven Mead is an English virtuoso euphonium soloist and teacher who has played an important role in achieving worldwide recognition of the instrument.His concerts...
lego musical instruments

If you care to have your own pocket symphonic orchestra within arm’s reach, all you have to do is go buy a box of...