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7 classical music and contemporary dance performances not to miss this weekend
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CLEVELAND, Ohio – Miami may have temporary hold of the Cleveland Orchestra, but there's still plenty to see and hear in Cleveland this weekend. In fact, there's more than usual, more than even the most devoted of classical music aficionados or lovers …

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Newark musician's piece selected for classical album
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NEWARK – When Bryan Percoco submitted his composition "Involutions of an Abyss" to the record label ABLAZE Records, to be considered for their next classical album, he wasn't sure what to expect. The Newark composer knew that hundreds of musicians …

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Laughing along to classical music
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You get Igudesman and Joo, a pair of conservatory trained classical musicians whose idea of an evening of classical music includes pop-music mashups, heavy metal meltdowns and slapstick humor veering to the edge of “South Park.” “Our main thing is to …

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Classical music with French accent this week in Detroit
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There's a Gallic breeze through the classical music scene this weekend in terms of performers and repertoire. Most obviously, the Quatour Ébène, a young French quartet with an eclectic streak, is performing two programs for the Chamber Music Society of …

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Classical music helps with erectile dysfuntion
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#New studies at the University of Tübingen in Germany have shown that listening to classical music for 25 minutes per day cures erectile disfunction in men who are pre-diabetic. The added blood flow from listening to the music creates erections that …

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Classical duo reaching millennials with classic comedy
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I've been to three soirees recently to show my support for opera and classical music. I went to a Desert Symphony reception at the Indian Wells home of board chairman Nancy Tapick, where I found their music director, Gary Berkson, quite engaging. Then …

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Ukuleles, classical music and free museum admission Top 10 things to do this …
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The New Zealand band offers "ukulelefied" versions of rock and pop songs by Justin Timberlake, Dolly Parton, Cyndi Lauper, Blondie, Salt n Pepa and more, alongside melodies from the South Pacific. 8 p.m. Saturday at the American Theatre. Tickets start …

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New Orleans classical music calendar, March 10-16, 2016
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DR. QUINN PEEPER: 6 p.m. Thursday, Mary's Catholic Church, 1100 Chartres St., New Orleans. Peeper performs Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16, with Albinas Pirzgintas on the organ, and duo piano works with Michael Harold. The performance is part of …

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Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra concert aims to connect children with classical …
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The Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra performs what is "possibly the most important thing we do" Friday, said music director Adam Flatt. That crucial event is playing for children, to incite and excite, to offer what may be a young person's first exposure …

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