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Voices from Latin America
November 29, 2012

In a recent conversation with Jeremy Geffen, director of artistic planning at Carnegie Hall, Osvaldo Golijov outlined the importance of the various facets of Voices from Latin America and the musical icons who have been engaged to be a part of it.

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Music stars want EBacc arts option
November 20, 2012

Some of Britain's most famous classical musicians have thrown their weight behind calls for creative subjects to be added to the Government's core qualification for 16-year-olds.

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    Ensemble and Performer News

    Welcoming Yannick Nézet-Séguin
    November 29, 2012

    As Yannick Nézet-Séguin begins his tenure as the eighth music director of The Philadelphia Orchestra, it marks yet another auspicious moment in the Orchestra’s rich history.

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    Composer News

    Beethoven's Famous 4 Notes: Truly Revolutionary Music
    November 20, 2012

    A new book, a new recording and some old instruments, all addressing the most memorable phrase in music: the opening of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony.

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    Reviews

    Jurowski, Hayward, Ebrahim, LPO, Royal Festival Hall, London
    November 29, 2012

    Introducing the first of two concerts celebrating the indomitability of the human spirit, Vladimir Jurowski enjoined us to listen to its five works as five movements of a single one.

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