Symphony Splash a success

The Victoria Symphony Splash played its way into its third decade on Sunday night, as thousands of folks attended the community concert filled with classical repertoire.

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Nezet-Seguin named new Philly conductor

Thirty-five year old Canadian conductor Yannick Nezet-Seguin is the new music director for the Philadelphia Orchestra. Starting in 2012, he begins a five-year contract to lead the city’s orchestra… In addition to the two others he already works with. Continue Reading

NYC Opera announces its 2010/11 season

The New York City Opera recently announced its upcoming season, including a myriad of New York premieres, twentieth century works and a new concert series.

General Manager and Artistic Director George Steel announced this week that their 2010-2011 season will highlight American composers, 2oth-century works, and new productions. Rarely performed operas and modern interpretations of traditional works will be  in the spotlight, along with a launch of a concert series for the composers involved. Continue Reading

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Joshua Bell: At Home With Friends

Grammy award-winning violinist Joshua Bell has launched a brand new CD, fulfilling a dream of recording instrumental and vocal duets with his favourite and admired Continue Reading

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Limited Edition The Beatles: Rock Band

Last week we've welcomed the launched of The Beatles: Rock Band, a musical video game created by  Harmonix Music Systems. We're already familiar with the  Continue Reading

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New theories on Mozart’s death

Last week, a team of researchers at the University of Amsterdam put forward a new theory on what have may suddenly killed famed composer Wolfgang Continue Reading

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Beck goes artistic with new labels

Becks beer has collaborated with the music world with limited edition labels created by Ladyhawke and Hard-Fi. The project, titled ‘Music Inspired Art', uses  two designs Continue Reading

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The Cranberries to reunite this fall

Former lead singer Dolores O'Riordan of the Cranberries has announced a reunion

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Beethoven: live and twittered

The National Symphony Orchestra has recently announced it will be the first