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Meet the young cellist Pinoy who is the pride of the country

Next March, a 14-year-old Filipino cellist will represent the country in one of the most prestigious musical tournaments in the world: the XIth International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians. Child prodigy Damodar Das Castillo is one of 60 contestants among more than 900 musicians from 23 countries who have qualified …

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Berks Country: Calendar of Events for December 8

December 11: Daniel Boone Optimist Club annual community tree lighting, 5-7 p.m., Amity Community Park (near Daniel Boone Middle School parking lot). Rain / snow date December 12th. Santa, lights, hot chocolate, music and Christmas carols. Drive Thru BBQ Chicken Pick, 10 a.m. while supplies last, Geigertown Fire Company, 3433 …

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Prominent country musicians shine at the Philharmonic Hall [PHOTO/VIDEO]

December 7, 2021 10:35 am (UTC + 04:00 am) 302 By Laman Ismayilova Prominent Azerbaijani musicians gathered at the State Philharmonic to celebrate the centenary of the Baku Academy of Music (BMA). The concert brought together professors and students from the Baku branch of Moscow State Medical University. Speaking at …

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DCF awards proactive grant to Southeast Indiana Youth Orchestra

DCF awards 15 proactive grants of $ 1,000 each throughout 2021 to charitable organizations. DCF board member Ed Gordon, left, presents a check for $ 1,000 to Sara Barkdoll, chair of the board of directors of the Southeast Indiana Youth Orchestra. Photo provided. (Lawrenceburg, Ind.) – The Dearborn Community Foundation …

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‘English country manor’ on St. Paul’s Summit Avenue on the market for $2.375 million

Among the many distinguished mansions and spacious homes along Summit Avenue in St. Paul is an estate known for its “catslide” porte-cochere and grounds that evoke the English countryside. Now the Ramsey Hill home which sits on five lots, spans over an acre and has 8,500 square feet, seven bedrooms, …

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Russian Prime Minister Michoustine celebrates the country’s national day at Expo 2020 Dubai

Russia celebrated its national day at Expo 2020 Dubai on Saturday with the visit of the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin. Sheikh Nahyan Mubarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence of the United Arab Emirates and Commissioner General of Expo 2020 Dubai welcomed Mishustin to the …

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Russian Prime Minister Mishustin celebrates the country’s National Day at Expo 2020 Dubai – News

Speech by the Russian Prime Minister at a flag raising ceremony followed by a mixture of Russian classical and contemporary symphonic music Posted: Sat Dec 4 2021, 21:59 Russia celebrated its national day at Expo 2020 Dubai on Saturday with the visit of the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation …

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Grand Ole Opry country singer Stonewall Jackson dies at 89 – Twin Cities

NASHVILLE, Tennessee – Country musician Stonewall Jackson, who sang on the Grand Ole Opry for more than 50 years and had No.1 hits with “Waterloo” and others, died Saturday after a long battle with dementia vascular. He was 89 years old. The Opry, the longest-running radio show in history, announced …

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Country and community strike a chord with the big band QYO – Saturday Breakfast

The disappointment of missing a performance at the Perth International Jazz Festival shed a ray of hope for 23 members of the large group of the Queensland Youth Orchestra who toured North Queensland this week. “I’ve been feeling a bit like a celebrity the last few days, to be honest,” …

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Go deeper into the land of oysters

Historically, African American neighborhoods were far from the waterfront, so if you want to look for traces of Downings life on Chincoteague, you can go further inland, to the heights where Union Churches are located. Baptist and Christ United Methodist. A local podcast series called The Bivalve Trail describes Thomas …

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Ullr Fest, other seasonal traditions return to the High Country

Race of the Santas from Breckenridge returns to town on Saturday, December 4th. The event usually brings together hundreds of participants.Carl Scofield / Breckenridge Tourist Office December is here, which means Christmas is just around the corner, and Summit County communities can’t wait to celebrate. Following in the footsteps of …

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Country Stampede range released for 2022

The Topeka Zoo announced Monday morning that Rudy,… 41 minutes ago Massive fire in central Topeka destroys home 2 hours ago HOCKEY AT THE BORDER 12 hours ago K-State Super Fans Spend Their Retirement Traveling With… 12 hours ago 5 arrests in 5 months: how the Topeka woman continues to …

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Country star Keith Urban makes surprise visit to school in Nashville, TN

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (WZTV) – A group of high school students from Nashville were surprised Tuesday when Keith Urban stopped by for an unexpected visit! Urban met students from the Rock Band, Orchestra, Choir and Band programs at Hillwood High School. The 12 CMA Award winner answered questions about songwriting, performance …

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Legendary Phoenix Country Bar, Mr. Lucky’s, Has New Owner

The property that once housed the long-missing Phoenix country bar Mr. Lucky’s is set to be sold to a new owner, according to Arizona-based commercial real estate broker NAI Horizon. Mark Wilcke, executive vice president of NAI Horizon, said Phoenix New Times the company made an agreement with an unidentified …

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Christmas concerts across the country feature Hawksley Workman, Andy Kim and all the messiahs you can handle

Jackie Richardson will perform with the Art of Time Ensemble at Koerner Hall in Toronto on December 9.John Lauener / Document Considering that most of the holiday concerts a year ago were virtual-only performances due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a return to in-person shows this year deserves all the hark, …

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11 Colorado high country newspapers sold to West Virginia-based company

A chain of 11 newspapers covering the Colorado high country are sold by their parent company, Swift Communications. Swift, which has publications in the western United States, is selling all of its local media business to Ogden Newspapers, a West Virginia-based family business that primarily operates newspapers in the Midwest …

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ONE VOICE: THE SONGS WE SHARE: Country

Friday December 3, 2021 at 10:30 p.m. on KPBS 2 / On Demand Enjoy the American Pops Orchestra’s celebration of unique American music that has transcended its original genre to find a place in our collective American culture. Courtesy of Elman Studio LLC / Nouveau Productions LLCThe members and choir …

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Curtains rise on year-end shows and performances of the country’s cultural mecca

job November 30, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. through Glaiza lee It has been two years since the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) closed its doors due to the COVID-9 pandemic. This time, I remember we were busy preparing Pasinaya: The CCP’s Open House Festival. But instead of writing press …

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Staind-turned-country singer Aaron Lewis to perform at MAD

Aaron Lewis will perform at First Financial Music Hall in the Murphy Arts District on Saturday, January 22, 2022. His next performance at El Dorado is part of his “Frayed at Both Ends” tour, named after Lewis’s upcoming album. Lewis is remembered by many fans as the frontman of rock …

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Arts workers across the country are organizing: NPR

Arts and culture workers are now embracing a wave of union organizing. From museums to comics to games, unions are turning to the arts. MARY LOUISE KELLY, HOST: Just outside of Seattle, there’s a small business that makes tabletop role-playing games. His name is Paizo. And over the course of …

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Each country with the new Covid-19 Omicron variant (so far)

A Qantas flight crew arrives at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport on November 29, 2021.Photo: William West / AFP (Getty Images) On Friday, the World Health Organization officially listed the mutated variant of covid-19 omicron as a “variant of concern”, triggering a wave of panic governments around the world. And if it …

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Mansion Tours to Benefit Hill Country Youth Orchestras |

Schreiner Mansion Vacation Tours will benefit Hill Country Youth Orchestras. All proceeds from these special tours will be used by the HCYO to help pay for music education programs for youth on the Kerrville, Fredericksburg and Boerne HCYO campuses. The Schreiner Mansion, at 226 Earl Garrett St. in Kerrville, will …

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Lincoln Aviator 2021 – Calendar of the Land of Lakes

Lincoln only has four vehicle models for sale – all utility vehicles – and that’s it. This means that each of them must be successful. Where did the rest go? Continental and MKZ sedans have been dropped from the lineup for the 2021 model year. The Aviator – a nameplate …

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Ethiopia asks Irish diplomats to leave the country

By DAVID MAYEN The Ethiopian government is apparently taking revenge on Western countries that have expelled its citizens by demanding that some of their diplomats leave as well. And it started with Ireland, where Ethiopia closed its embassy earlier this year, citing financial constraints. On Wednesday, Addis Ababa ordered the …

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Out East: New festival announced for Dalkeith Country Park

Friday, November 26, 2021 Out East will be held within the grounds of Dalkeith Country Park. Written by Midlothian View reporter Luke Jackson The organizers of Scotland’s new Out East festival today announced the 2022 family extravaganza music lineup at Dalkeith Country Park, including headliners The Kooks and Ministry of …

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Start over with breathless silence – lake country calendar

Good year! No, I have not been transported to a distant sci-fi planet – this coming Sunday is the start of the liturgical year for the Christian church in the Western world. To be more precise, it is the first Sunday of Advent, the period leading up to Christmas. Advent …

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Westport Country Playhouse presents WINTER FUN FEST next month

The Westport Country Playhouse Youth Council will be hosting a “Winter Fun Fest” on Saturday, December 4, 11 am to 2 pm, in the Playhouse courtyard and in the Lucille Lortel White Barn. “Winter Fun Fest” is the first community event designed, organized and managed by the Playhouse Youth Council, …

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Here is the list of the best Grammy nominees for 2022 in pop, country, rock, R&B, rap, etc.

Home Music Here is the list of the best Grammy nominees for 2022 in the categories Pop, Country, … Wow, Kacey Musgraves really had it. She complained when her album was deemed ineligible for country and was moved to mainstream pop. And then nothing had. ABBA, with a terrible song, …

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SF Opera’s Country Club Così fan tutte deftly probes deeper emotions

Irene Roberts as Dorabella, Nicole Heaston as Despina and Nicole Cabell as Fiordiligi in Così fan tutte by Mozart | Credit: Cory Weaver / San Francisco Opera House It might be fall outside the War Memorial Opera House, but inside, the summer weather is languid at the Wolfbridge Country Club. …

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Okanagan Symphony Orchestra performs Bach’s favorite songs – Lake Country Calendar

This weekend, the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra hosted guest conductor and baroque music specialist Ivars Taurins for Bach’s Playlist. The concert featured music that would have been popular during Johann Sebastian Bach’s lifetime and would likely have found a place among his 20 favorites. The first was Concerto in D minor …

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Outing options in Bucharest and around the country this holiday season

The second winter vacation season spent during the pandemic brings slightly more varied outing options than last year. Seasonal concerts are on the agenda of many orchestras, National Day parades can once again take place, and Christmas markets are scheduled to return to many cities, Bucharest included. We describe some …

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Going out options in Bucharest and the country this holiday season

The second winter holiday season spent during the pandemic brings going out options slightly more varied than last year. Season concerts are listed on the agenda of many orchestras, the National Day parades can be held again, and Christmas markets are planned for a return in many cities, Bucharest included. …

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Outings in Bucharest and around the country this holiday season

The second winter vacation season spent during the pandemic brings slightly more varied outing options than last year. Seasonal concerts are on the agenda of many orchestras, National Day parades can once again take place, and Christmas markets are scheduled to return to many cities, Bucharest included. We describe some …

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Okanagan Symphony Youth Orchestra performs live throughout the valley – Lake Country Calendar

Cellist Angela Zeng is among the young musicians who will perform at the Okanagan Symphony Youth Orchestra’s fall concert with performances in Vernon, Penticton and Kelowna on November 27-28, 2021. (Photo OSYO) Okanagan Symphony Youth Orchestra performs live throughout the valley Shows in Vernon, Penticton and Kelowna arrive before the …

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Still Got the Jacket, New Album From Alberta Country-Punk Legends, Proves An Older, Wiser Jr.’s Gone Wild Again – TheYYSCENE

They traveled a wide and wild path through the Canadian musical landscape in the 1980s and 1990s, topping the charts on campuses across the country with their 1986 debut album Less Art, More Pop! by uprooting tracks from punk, pop and country and then scattering them in songs ranging from …

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Former North Texas Country Radio Host Justin Frazell Charged With Sexual Assault

A Tarrant County grand jury has indicted a former North Texas radio host in connection with a reported sexual assault at a holiday party at his home. Jurors released the indictment against Justin Frazell, 48, of Mansfield on Tuesday for aggravated sexual assault. A trial is underway, according to a …

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The University of Michigan, one of the chicest college campuses in the country

ANN ARBOR – How is it for a new classification? Earlier this month, BuzzFeed featured the University of Michigan on its list of “Chicest College Campuses, Ranked by Luscious Vibes.” I’m not sure what characterizes “luscious vibes” on a college campus, but here’s what BuzzFeed had to say about unified …

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Kane Brown makes his mark beyond country music – The Oakland Press

It has turned into a higher level year for Kane Brown. The Georgia country singer was already in the lead with nine Top 10 country singles and a pair of No.1 albums, including 2018’s “Experiment,” which also topped the Billboard 200 charts. This year, meanwhile, Brown, 28, became the first …

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Darrin Morris Wins Big at Texas Country Music Awards; wins “Male Artist of the Year” and “Single of the Year”

FORT WORTH, TX – It was Texas country music’s biggest night of the year as Billy Bob’s Texas hosted the Texas Country Music Awards on Sunday, November 14, 2021. The biggest names in the Texas music scene have converged at the historic stockyards for the star-studded event, and Gilmer’s Darrin …

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I think country music is for everyone, not just southerners

(Ashley Nam | Daily Trojan Horse) Country music is arguably the most hated genre of music. Even the most loyal listeners find it difficult to listen to the pop tunes coming out of Nashville these days. Country music was created by blacks and European immigrants in the 17th century, and …

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Country Club and USGA Create Lee Elder Internship to Help Underrepresented Youth Pursue Golf Careers

Brookline Country Club and the United States Golf Association announced the Lee Elder Internship this week, to introduce underrepresented youth to various career options in the golf industry. The week-long course will provide hands-on experience for 25 people at the 2022 US Open, which will be held at the club …

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Announcement of the artists of the 12th edition of the “CMA Country Christmas”

Hosts Gabby Barrett and Carly Pearce are among the performers Just in time for the holidays, the Country Music Association unveiled performers for its 12th Annual Holiday Special, CMA Country Christmas. First-time hosts Gabby Barrett and Carly Pearce will be joined by Jimmie Allen with Louis York & The Shindellas, …

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SC State Farmers Market to Host ‘Countryside Christmas Celebration’ | West of Colombia

Photo from the South Carolina State Farmers Market Facebook page The tunes of the Christmas season will soon be playing throughout the South Carolina State Farmers’ Market as the Department of Agriculture hosts its annual Christmas celebration in the countryside. The event will take place on Sunday, November 28 from …

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Lebanon orchestra continues to perform as country descends into crisis

The National Symphony Orchestra of Lebanon is feeling the effects of the financial crisis in the country. The crisis has left many people in Lebanon suffering from poverty and struggling to meet basic needs. The crisis has worsened due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Beirut explosion in August 2020 also …

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Worlds Collide: Oklahoma Music Artist Jason Boland Combines Sci-Fi and Country for Concept Album | Music

Waylon’s tag team partner Willie Nelson stepped into the conversation when Boland was asked about concept albums from other artists he loved. Boland mentioned two Nelson albums (“Red Headed Stranger”, “Tougher Than Leather”) and said he grew up with Queensryche’s “Operation: Mindcrime”. Styx’s 1983 album “Kilroy Was Here” was a …

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In Minneapolis, the Osborne Brothers’ Land of the Show is inclusive, but not for everyone

“No matter what makes you country, you’re welcome here tonight,” host Luke Bryan said Wednesday night at the annual Country Music Association Awards. This year’s CMAs reflected the kind of sensitivity to diversity, equity and inclusion that is sweeping the country. Not only did the ceremonies feature several black artists …

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John Prine understood the relationship between protest songs and real country music | Culture & Leisure

I went on a sightseeing trip to Big Bend National Park with my grandfather not too long ago. Originally from Texas, he told me he knew the place like the back of his hand. As we drove from panorama to panorama, we exhausted our words fairly quickly, turning to the …

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CMA Awards 2021 review: country music tries to forget a bad year

It has become sort of a seasonal tradition for the Country Music Association to do something that makes people angry right before their annual awards show in November. In 2017, reporters were infamous begged to refrain from asking questions about gun control on the red carpet, while last year saw …

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“Oklahoma! »Comes to the Peace Center

Daniel Fish’s innovative staging of “Oklahoma!Toppled critics on Broadway when it opened in 2019. Here’s a reimagined take of the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic from 1943 that was earthy, sultry, and pulsating with choppy energy. Fish’s staging is not “Oklahoma!” The basic story is the same: a story about farmer …

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Forest fires and climate change forced me to move across the country. I won’t be the last

The squeal of truck brakes filled our northern California suburban street this September morning as two storage containers were lowered onto our driveway. The sun was hazy behind a blanket of falling smoke and ash as we packed up our house, then, wearing N-95 masks, we nudged our friends goodbye. …

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Like the Titanic – Lebanon’s orchestra continues to play as the country sinks

BEIRUT, November 10 (Reuters) – As the Lebanese National Orchestra prepared for its season opening concert with half of its musicians absent, conductor Lubnan Baalbaki was faced with a dilemma: attempting a piece for a full set or prepare a smaller version. On the day of the concert, three more …

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Brandy Clark Embraces New Artistic Possibilities After Country Radio Breakup

Brandy Clark’s “Your Life Is a Record” was released in March 2020, just as the world was engulfed by the coronavirus pandemic. Clark was scheduled to play in Boston shortly after his release, but of course that date was canceled. Eighteen months later, she is on tour which brings her …

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Texas Country Reporter celebrates 50 years on the air

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX / KJTL) – The Lone Star State is made up of 254 counties and a couple have visited just about everyone. Bring you stories of perseverance, passion, and well just stories that make you feel good. In 1972, an avid reporter by the name of Bob Phillips …

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Get ready for a rock New Years Eve with Thomas Rhett in St. Paul

For a change, New Years Eve will bring a big music star to the Twin Cities – country superstar Thomas Rhett at the Xcel Energy Center. The soulful hitmaker behind “What’s Your Country Song” and “Beer Can’t Fix” has only announced one more show in December (Naples, Florida) and a …

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North Country Prison on the Chopping Block

MINEVILLE, NY (WCAX) – A North Country jail is on the chopping block. The state is closing six institutions, including the Moriah Shock Correctional Center in Mineville. The labor camp is expected to close in March. The minimum-security facility narrowly avoided closure ten years ago. The New York Senate pushed …

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What to watch on TV: “Dexter”, country music, Dwayne Johnson

SUNDAY “Santa Claus is back” and just in time, in this 2021 holiday comedy. Starring Elizabeth Hurley, John Cleese and Kelsey Grammer. At any time, Netflix “Succession’s” Brian Cox lends his rugged voice and seriousness to a new two-part episode of “The simpsons.” 8 p.m. Fox Aspiring Writer (“American Idol’s” …

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Ruth Leon Recommends … Love Sweeps The Country – The Mabel Mercer Foundation 2021 NY Cabaret Convention – Slipped DiscSlipped Disc

Norman Lebrecht 06 November 2021 Love Sweeps the Country – Mabel Mercer Foundation NY Cabaret Convention 2021Click here to watch: DonateIt is, in any normal year, Convention Cabaret week, the week that every singer worthy of their glitter comes to Manhattan to the Rose Theater at Jazz at Lincoln Center, …

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How does a COVID-free country reopen its borders? These places discover | NPR News

The main island of Tonga entered a week-long lockdown after the South Pacific nation reported its first-ever COVID-19 case of the pandemic late last week. The COVID-positive traveler, who is fully vaccinated and had no symptoms, arrived in Tonga last Wednesday on a flight from Christchurch, New Zealand. The other …

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Country star Kane Brown to perform at Bryce Jordan Center

Kane Brown will perform on November 6 at the Bryce Jordan Center. Alex alvga Photo provided Kane Brown made an immediate impression on the country music scene in 2015 when his debut single “Used To Love You Sober” entered the top 15 of the country singles charts. It turned out …

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Legends in Concert goes country this holiday season with Legends of Country at Tropicana Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA November 2, 2021 – Las Vegas’ oldest and most awarded tribute show is set to celebrate the holidays as they launch their annual Las Vegas Holiday Show. This season features The Strip’s debut from Legends of Country and will pay homage to some of the greatest icons …

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Carols by Candlelight Returns With Beloved Annual Country Gigs

8:00 p.m., daily until December 11, 2021. California Arts Center: Escondido $ 18 to $ 94 Active duty military personnel and first responders can purchase tickets at the box office at 50% off regular prices (ID required). Spectacular family vacation concert, Carols by Candlelight, will take place December 10 & …

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Savor the radio season | News from country life

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LEGENDS IN CONCERT Goes Country This Holiday Season Debut Legends of Country at Tropicana Las Vegas

Las Vegas’ oldest and most award-winning tribute show is ready to celebrate the holidays as they launch their annual Las Vegas Holiday Show. This season features the debut of The Strip from Legends of Country and will pay homage to some of the greatest icons and luminaries in country music …

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Sistema NB launches a campaign of 10,000 children

(Photo: Submitted by Sistema) A free program that teaches children to play musical instruments in an orchestral setting, unveiled its vision for 15 years. Sistema New Brunswick President and CEO Ken MacLeod said he has launched a $ 12 million campaign for 10,000 children. Currently, Sistema NB is available to …

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Leslie Jordan Directs the Cast of ‘Country’ on PBS Music Series Friday Night

Leslie Jordan, from Chattanooga, can add another credit to her resume. On Friday night, he will appear in PBS’s “One Voice” series with the American Pops Orchestra. Subtitled “The Songs We Share”, the APO and Maestro Luke Frazier series celebrates “quintessentially American music that has transcended its original genre to …

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Leading media coverage of “This Big Messy Country of Ours”

Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and provides behind-the-scenes information on how our journalism comes together. Jia Lynn Yang has been editor-in-chief of the national office since February, where she oversees a team of around 50 journalists and editors. Prior to joining The Times in 2017, …

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Review: “Our Country Friends,” by Gary Shteyngart

Here is: the cutting edge of pandemic literature. Last year, in a superhuman feat, Scottish author Ali Smith delivered “Summer,” the brilliant final installment of his seasonal quartet, written in real time as COVID-19 raged across the world. This spring Rachel Cusk posted “Second Place”, about overworked artists quarantined on …

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Maestro Luke Frazier, from West Virginia, shares the impact of country music on him in time for new Country and American Roots episodes of “One Voice: The Songs We Share” premiering October 29

Maestro Luke Frazier, from West Virginia, shares the impact of country music on him in time for new Country and American Roots episodes of “One Voice: The Songs We Share” premiering October 29 By: Emily Votaw Posted on: Wednesday, October 27, 2021

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STORYTELLERS THROUGH THE SONG: Best-selling country writers The Warren Brothers set a date for Clayton’s symphony | Entertainment

Now consider the lyrics to “Red Solo Cup,” 2011 top 10 country artist Toby Keith, co-written by the Warren Brothers, Nashville songwriters Brett and Brad: “Red solo cup uh huh / I fill you up / Let’s party / Let’s party / I love you, Red solo cup / I …

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A ‘spark plug’ for the McCaskey cross-country team, Naomi-Jeanne Main also a national fiddle star | High school cross country

Teams’ top scorers or fastest runners tend to get most of the big sports titles. Peel back the layers of any good team, however, and you’ll tend to find an unsung student-athlete who serves as a key cog in its success. JP McCaskey High School senior Naomi-Jeanne Main is a …

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HelloFresh workers across the country, including Aurora, prepare to vote in union elections

HelloFresh workers are organizing for safer working conditions and higher wages. Workers say the effort is in response to the June crash and a broader desire to improve working conditions inside the company’s quick warehouses. Many also want a higher salary. In a statement, a spokesperson for HelloFresh said the …

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The voice of pain from a country in the spotlight of the WSO

Much has changed for Winnipeg country singer Don Amero since last March, when he was scheduled to perform for the first time with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra. CONCERT OVERVIEW Click to enlarge Don Amero with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra• Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m .; Sunday, 2 p.m.• Centenary concert …

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Illinois ranked state with some of the country’s top drivers

ST. LOUIS– Illinois is the fifth best driving state in the country, according to QuoteWizard, one of the nation’s leading online insurance marketplaces. Top 5 in 22: St. Louis news that will make us talk QuoteWizard analyzed data from two million auto insurance quotes from drivers across the country. The …

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New Woody Guthrie Center exhibit shines a light on women in country music

A new exhibit opens this week at the Woody Guthrie Center. The exhibition is called “Stronger Together: The Power of Women in Country Music”. From the dress Dolly Parton wore in a performance at the Grand Ole Opry, to Taylor Swift’s dress from her first music video, the exhibit walks …

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Two unlocked cars reported stolen at Greenwich Country Club; ‘something new’ in flights

GREENWICH – Car thieves in Greenwich are trying a new tactic – stealing vehicles from a local country club, police say. Police said they received reports that two Land Rovers were stolen mid-morning on Sunday from a local country club, which has not been identified. The cars had both been …

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High Country Sinfonia will present a series of three concerts over the valley

High Country Sinfonia will be on a three-stop tour of the Roaring Fork Valley in the coming days, featuring in-person performances of works by Handel, Vivaldi, Montgomery and Tchaikovsky. Free performances are at Grace Church in Emma (Thursdays at 7 p.m.), Third Street Center in Carbondale (Saturdays at 7 p.m.) …

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Vaccinations and Reported COVID Cases Remain Low in Amish Country of Ohio | News

Holmes County in northeast Ohio has the state’s worst vaccination rate – just 17% – and yet the county has the state’s lowest COVID spread rate. For the estimated 23,000 Amish citizens of Holmes County – nearly half of the county – COVID-19 is a fact of life. “People still …

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Country Thunder returns to Arizona with record crowds expected | Subscriber

Many acts of support for this weekend’s lineup were also due to arrive in 2020, including Ashley McBryde, Seaforth, Chicks with Hits, Filmore and Drew Parker. Luke Combs makes his Arizona Country Thunder debut this Saturday, October 16 at the Florence Festival Grounds. The festival had been postponed twice due …

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Country Singer Neal McCoy Promises Greensburg Audience: ‘Try Us, You’ll Like Us’

Country singer Neal McCoy makes a pretty bold statement ahead of his Oct. 17 show at the Palace Theater in Greensburg. “I challenge people who may not know much about me, or have even heard of me before, to give us their time,” he said. “When the show is over, …

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