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  • Simon Rattle and Berlin Philharmonic

    Simon Rattle and Berlin Philharmonic

    The Berlin Brahms Bombers victory tour came to a premature finish Tuesday night. The leader of the Berlin Philharmonic, Simon Rattle, received a hero’s excited welcome. The Second Symphony proved smashing, as had the first night from this inimitable orchestra’s two-evening visit to Walt Disney Concert Hall.

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  • Ingo Metzmacher – I can’t believe it!

    Ingo Metzmacher – I can’t believe it!

    The well-known maestro, active propagandist of modern music, the one, who all Europe worships – Ingo Metzmacher has visited Moscow. Despite a number of possible difficulties – some heavy days, and, in addition, Friday 13, good luck has smiled to our magazine, and we managed to meet the adherent of modern music world and ask […]

Editor's Column
  • Stuart Lawson: «Time-proven Pursuit of Excellence»

    The hero of today’s interview is like no other. First, he is not a musician but a banker. But obviously he is not an ordinary banker as we are not a business publication and write only about things related to classical music. Stuart Lawson is CEO of HSBC Russia. The bank has won praise for […]

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Архив за September, 2009

The Start of the Alan Gilbert Era

Shakespeare wrote that people are either born great, achieve greatness, or have greatness “thrust upon them.” In the case of the New York Philharmonic’s

Thomian maestros

Maestoso an orchestral performance organized by the Thomian Chamber Orchestra, to be held on September 11 and 13 at 7pm at the Russian Cultural

International performers head to Etherredge Center

On Friday, Sept. 18, USC Aiken’s Etherredge Center will open its 23rd season of the Cultural Series with an evening of music that is part theater, part comedy

Chamber Music Festival Features Professional Performers

The Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival is entertaining audiences in Chittenden County, with most performances at the Elley-Long Music Center

Mostly Mozart Festival – 2009

One eagerly anticipated event this summer is the New York premiere of «A Flowering Tree», an opera by John Adams (the festival’s artist in residence).