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In Tune > Arts > Musicians and Artists: Virtuosos and Ingres
by Maureen Buja | July 14th, 2019

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The French neo-classical painter Jean-Auguste-Domique Ingres (1780-1867) was very much a student of the academic painter Jacques-Louis David and brought David’s classical and restrained model into the nineteenth century. In addition to his considerable painting skills, he was also a [...] more >>

Blog > Making It in the Music World I
by Rob J Kennedy | July 12th, 2019

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If you have been playing and practicing music for most of your life, you probably see those who have made it in concert halls and onto the world stage as amazing beings that transcend most mortal humans. You may be [...] more >>

Blog > What’s with Bach
by Doug Thomas | July 8th, 2019

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For over three centuries, Bach’s music has fascinated both musicians, composers and performers, and listeners. It seems like his music never ages and finds context in each century, generation after generation. Musicians from all genres—from classical to popular music—learn from [...] more >>

Artists > Behind the scenes > Pregnancy, Motherhood, and Playing Music
by Janet Horvath | July 6th, 2019

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When I began playing in an orchestra I found it quite challenging, even though I had grown up hearing my father practice and racing with his cello to engagements. (My father played in the Toronto Symphony for 38 years.) The [...] more >>

Events > Festivals > Verbier Music Festival

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Official Website Date: July 18 to August 3, 2019 Country: Switzerland