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In Tune > Arts > Musicians and Artists: Faustina Bordoni and Rosalba Carriera
by Maureen Buja | August 18th, 2019

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The painter Rosalba Carriera (ca. 1673-1757) was born in Venice and made her name in portrait miniatures. Her work in pastels made her popular and she chose to show this in her own self-portrait where her self-portait was in pastels [...] more >>

Blog > Advice to Myself: Never Play Through Pain
by Frances Wilson | August 18th, 2019

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I should have known better than to attempt the fast octaves at the beginning of Schubert‘s first Klavierstück, D946, with incorrect (or rather non-existent) technique (this was some years after I had returned to the piano seriously after an absence [...] more >>

Blog > The Frogs Croak and Music Smokes at Franklin Pond
by Janet Horvath | August 17th, 2019

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You’d never suspect that in a lovely suburb in Atlanta, in a home surrounded by statuesque trees and a pond full of raucous frogs, young people ages 8-18 are playing chamber music at an amazing level. Founded by long-time Atlanta [...] more >>

My music > CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO, M.: Violin Concerto No. 3 / String Trio / Sonata for Violin and Cello
August 17th, 2019

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Violin Concerto No. 3, Op. 102 – I. Drammatico From CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO, M.: Violin Concerto No. 3 / String Trio / Sonata for Violin and Cello (2018) Released by Naxos Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Violin Concerto No. 3, Op. 102 – I. DrammaticoThe three [...] more >>

Blog > The World’s Most Amazing Musical Instruments
by Rob J Kennedy | August 16th, 2019

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Humans have been inventing musical instruments since day two: day one we were busy toiling. A lot of these musical inventions are crossovers, like the Harp-Guitar, but some are straight out of the weirdest and wackiest imaginations on earth — [...] more >>

Media > Inside the booming business of background music
August 16th, 2019

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Once derided, the successors to muzak have grown more sophisticated – and influential – than any of us realise.

Events > in Hong Kong > - The King and the Prophet - by Hong Kong Oratorio Society

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Date: 2019/9/7 Time: 8PM Venue: Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall Presenter(s): Hong Kong Oratorio Society Artist(s): Stephen Lam, Nancy Yuen, Emily Liu, Wesley Lam, Petrus Cheung, Ponte Singers, Hilary Ho, Hong Kong Strings, Hong Kong Oratorio Society Programme: HandelMozartMendelssohn Zadok [...] more >>

Events > in Hong Kong > Now, 30

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Date: 2019/10/20 Time: 8PM Venue: Concert Hall, HK Cultural Centre Presenter(s): LCSD Artist(s): Wong Ka-jeng, Wong Wai-yin, Duo Ping & Ting, Re ‧ MIX Percussion DUO, Timothy Sun, CY Leo, Chan Chun Programme: Claude BollingLeonard Bernsteinlocal composers Sonata for Two [...] more >>