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THE hall of St Michael at the North resounded with classical songs on Monday lunchtime in what one audience member said was the best concert she had ever seen there. Singer Julia Hollander and pianist Peter McMullin performed a passionate programme including Tchaikovsky and French song as part of the Cornmarket Street church's beloved Music on Mondays series.

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Pacific Chorale, the resident choir of Segerstrom Center for the Arts, will be presenting its popular holiday concerts in December. A magical evening of traditional carols and classical Christmas works presented by Pacific Chorale's 24-voice chamber choir, the John Alexander Singers, in an intimate candlelit setting.

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Hi folks, Precious Roy here, with some sequel news regarding Sir Kenneth Branagh's turn as director and star of an Agatha Christie Hercule Poirot mystery The steady performance of MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS has 20th Century Fox pushing ahead with production plans for a sequel-ized adaptation of the Agatha Christie Poirot novel, DEATH ON THE NILE. While Branagh has not yet signed on, he is expected to again star and direct, with MURDER screenwriter Michael Green rumored to write the sequel.

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Baroque splendors, anyone? Choral masterworks? We've got 'em. Music lovers have a lot to choose from this season from perennial favorites such as Bach's "Christmas Oratorio" to cheer-inducing new works like "A Lemony Snicket Holiday," the Bay Area's classical music organizations bring out their best this time of year.

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It was love at first listen. The first time cellist Alisa Weilerstein heard Sergei Prokofiev's Sinfonia Concertante - on the radio in her parents' car when she was 13 years old - she knew she needed to learn and perform it.

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This morning BBC Concert Orchestra has announced the appointment of Grammy and Juno award-winning conductor Bramwell Tovey as its new principal conductor, taking up his position in January 2018. Audiences will be able to hear Bramwell conduct the BBC Concert Orchestra publicly for the first time since the announcement tomorrow in a special edition of BBC Radio 3's drive-time show In Tune, broadcast live from the orchestra's base in Watford.

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"The Ghosts of Christmas Eve" are Trans-Siberian Orchestra's own this year, having lost founder Paul O'Neill to a prescription drug overdose and bassist David Z in an RV accident in Florida. But the show goes on, and the group that has sold 10 million records will bring its high-tech laser lights and pyro effects, zooming guitar licks and holiday themes to Mohegan Sun Arena for two "Ghosts of Christmas Eve" shows Sunday, Nov. 26. In a release, TSO said the tour will be a celebration of the art and accomplishments of the group's late creator/composer/lyricist O'Neill and his "inimitable creation," which he called "Rock Theater."

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Classical music pieces with same key but different impressions. November. 21, 2017 07:31.

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Anyone who's been paying even casual attention to the news lately might conclude that sexual harassment is a problem everywhere. Apparently not.

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In celebration of the GRAMMY Awards coming to New York for the first time in 15 years, and to honor Leonard Bernstein's 100th anniversary, the Recording Academy in association with CAMI Music, will present a special GRAMMY Week event, GRAMMY Salute To Classical Music, at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage on January 26th, 2018. Hosted by world famous pianist Lang Lang, the concert celebrates the life and legacy of composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein and will feature artists across a spectrum of genres.

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