Monthly Archives: July 2022

An international contemporary ensemble will perform at the TIME:SPANS festival in August

International Contemporary Ensemble will present the works of composer and new ICEensemble Artistic Director George Lewis at the 2022 TIME:SPANS Festival at Mary Flagler Cary Hall at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. The programme, the Ensemble’s first under the direction of …

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Gospel music takes a country twist at Grand Bend’s South Huron Stage

Spirits will soar this summer as the rousing tribute Good Ol’ Country Gospel brings celestial vocals and soulful melodies to the shores of Lake Huron. From soulful ballads to energetic songs of praise, this uplifting musical celebration will leave audiences singing their way out of the South Huron stage at …

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Skaneateles Festival kicks off star-studded season with Silkroad Ensemble, Rhiannon Giddens | Entertainment

Ellen Sorber special for the citizen Celebrating its 43rd season, the Skaneateles Festival is proud to be back for a full four-week season of star-studded concerts in 2022. What started as a local adoration for music has grown into a thriving festival attracting world-class musicians and music lovers from across …

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Big Country Chateau tenants are asking for help from the city

Big Country Chateau Tenants Seek City Help – Arkansas Times Full coverage by Joseph Flaherty in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette this morning about a Little Rock City board discussion yesterday about the growing problems at the Great Country Castle apartments at Colonel Glenn …

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Ng Tian Hui is the first Singaporean to be appointed Music Director of the Boston Orchestra

SINGAPORE – Ng Tian Hui, the first Singaporean music director of the Boston New England Philharmonic orchestra, wants to promote diversity in upcoming concerts. The orchestra announced its nomination for its upcoming 46th season in a July 25 press release. Ng, 42, says of his appointment: “Orchestras have a unique …

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The Chinese Music Ensemble of New York organized the 60th anniversary concert at Carnegie Hall

World-class Chinese orchestra CMENY performed ancient world music at the sold-out event and received great reviews in New York New York, NY- On June 22, 2022, the long-awaited concert for the 60th anniversary celebration of the Chinese Music Ensemble of New York (CMENY) was successfully held at Zankel Hall at …

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UK to host Eurovision 2023 after host country Ukraine deemed too risky

LONDON (AP) — Next year’s Eurovision Song Contest will take place in Britain, organizers said Monday, after concluding it was too risky to stage the much-loved pop extravaganza in the country. designated host, Ukraine. READ MORE: Russia Aims to Overthrow Zelensky’s Government, Foreign Minister Says The UK said the 2023 …

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For King & Country, performing at Fraze on Tuesday, gives a fresh start with the latest album

For King & Country’s Luke Smallbone (left) and Joel Smallbone, performing at Kettering’s Fraze Pavilion on Tuesday, are on tour in support of the contemporary Christian act’s fifth album, ‘What Are We Waiting For?’ Credit: Jeremy Cowart Credit: Jeremy Cowart For King & Country’s Luke Smallbone (left) and Joel Smallbone, …

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Our favorite images from Country Thunder Wisconsin 2022

Country Thunder returned to Twin Lakes this weekend with a stacked roster of headliners and supporting acts. Fans were treated to a weekend of food, booze and live music while enjoying sets from the biggest names in country music including Morgan Wallen, Lee Brice, Chris Young, Florida Georgia Line and …

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Blake Shelton eclipsed by his wife Gwen Stefani at the very country TC Summer Jam

After more diverse releases in its first two years, Twin Cities Summer Jam shifted to an almost all-male, all-country lineup for its third annual at Canterbury Park in Shakopee last weekend. How ironic, then, that the person who stole the show at this year’s three-day festival was a woman. Gwen …

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International Contemporary Ensemble mourns a key player – SlippediscSlippedisc

Norman Lebrecht July 23, 2022 The International Contemporary Ensemble announces the death of its saxophonist Ryan Muncy. No other details were given. ICE says:It is with deep sadness that I write to share the news of the passing of Ryan Muncy. Ryan’s monumental legacy as a performer, curator and administrator …

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New Country Songs of the Week – Billboard

First Country is a compilation of the best new country songs, videos and albums released this week. Little Big Town, “Rich Man” “I’m a rich man / Without a layer of cash,” LBT sings in this solo songwriting by band member Jimi Westbrook. This heartfelt ballad pays homage to the …

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Country Music and Entertainment Stars to Join Medical Music Group at National Veterans Day Concert

County artists Jessie James Decker, Circle TV network host and Runaway June member Natalie Stovall, TV and radio host Storme Warren (Stovall and Warren would host) and artist Deana Martin will join the Medical Music Group for a concert on November 11 at the Grand Ole Opry House titled “An …

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Double shot of country brings Sacha and Owen Barney to Peterborough Musicfest on July 23

Rising Canadian country music star Sacha and Owen Barney (opening) perform at Peterborough Musicfest in Del Crary Park at 8pm on July 23, 2022. (Publicity Photos) Although Peterborough Musicfest has consistently shined the spotlight on Canadian country music talent over the years, doing so this summer is especially prudent in …

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At Tanglewood, Boston Symphony Orchestra Music Director Andris Nelsons Commits to New Music | Berkshire landscapes

LENOX — Andris Nelsons, the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s music director since the 2014-15 season, is still eagerly awaiting his return for a month in the countryside at Tanglewood. This summer, he conducts nine BSO concerts and two more with the Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra of students attending the famous BSO …

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Clock Tower Jazz Ensemble presents special guest Indra Thomas on August 20 at the Rome City Auditorium | Local

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What’s new around Lake Geneva from July 20 to 30: Country Thunder & Delavan celebrates its 125th anniversary! | Parker

The information presented here is subject to change. To have an event appear in this column, email us at newsroom@lakegenevanews.net. 11 things to do 1. Thunder Country 2022 — Thursday-Sunday, July 21-24, 1359 Lance Drive, Twin Lakes, countrythunder.com/wi. General admission tickets $150 for one day, $245 for four days. Visit …

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Torrington’s summer concert series with Country Steel draws crowds

TORRINGTON — The annual summer concert series at Coe Memorial Park drew crowds of residents to the grassy lawn around the stage on Tuesday night. People gathered to listen to the music of Country Steel, a local country-rock band, one of many bands scheduled to perform this summer. Tuesday’s sweltering …

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“Runner” by Steve Reich, “Music for Ensemble and Orchestra”, recorded by the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Susanna Mälkki, scheduled for September 30 on Nonesuch

https://www.nonesuch.com/journal/steve-reich-runner-music-ensemble-orchestra-los-angeles-philharmonic-susanna-malkki-nonesuch-2022-07-20 “Runner” by Steve Reich, “Music for Ensemble and Orchestra”, recorded by the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Susanna Mälkki, scheduled for September 30 on Nonesuch Nonesuch Records Releases Steve Reich’s First Recordings runner (2016) and Music for ensemble and orchestra (2018), performed by the Los Angeles Philharmonic and …

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THE STORY OF ARTURO SANDOVAL Live in Concert will be presented at the Knight Concert Hall in October

Angel Velez and Adrienne Arsht Center will present FOR LOVE OR COUNTRY: THE Arturo Sandoval STORY on Saturday, October 1, 2022 at 8 p.m. at Knight Concert Hall. Legendary Cuban trumpeter, composer and 10-time Grammy winner and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Arturo Sandoval performs music from his autobiographical HBO …

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Meghan Markle Twins with Kate Middleton in Black and White Ensemble While Out in New York

meghan markle; Kate Middleton ROKA/BOTTOM GRID; Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Meghan Markle; Kate Middleton Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton channel the same summer style! Monday evening, Meghan and Prince Harry left having dinner at Locanda Verde in Lower Manhattan hand in hand during their last trip to New York. …

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The Grammys | GRAMMY.com

It’s been two years since BLACKPINK released their first studio album, The Scrapbookwhich featured the top 40 hits”how do you like it” and”lovesick girls“as well as guest appearances of Selena Gomez and Cardi B. The record album quickly solidified the quartet as K-pop superstars, and they became known as “biggest …

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Ensemble Q Announces New Home at QPAC

Queensland Performing Arts Center (QPAC) is pleased to announce a new partnership with nationally acclaimed Brisbane-based chamber music group, Ensemble Q. The ensemble will debut their new stage at QPAC with two equally exquisite concerts Septet and Mills, Mozart and Mahler in September and October, respectively. Ensemble Q has earned …

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Chung Myung-whun returns as a pianist with a chamber music ensemble

Chung Myung-whun (Universal Music) Conductor Chung Myung-whun will return to the stage as a pianist with a chamber music ensemble as part of a nationwide tour this fall. He will be joined by four other musicians: violinist Kim Su-yoen, concertmaster at the Konzerthausorchester Berlin; violist Kim Sara, who joined the …

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The Academy of Country Music Awards will be broadcast from The Star in Frisco next year

Get ready, North Texas – one of the biggest country music events of the year will be happening in 2023. The 58th Academy of Country Music Awards will air live on Prime Video from the Star’s 12,000-seat Ford Center in Frisco on May 11, 2023, the ACM announced Tuesday. The …

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Ensemble Q announces new home at Queensland Performing Arts Center

Queensland Performing Arts Center has announced a new partnership with nationally acclaimed Brisbane-based chamber music group, Ensemble Q. The ensemble will debut their new stage at QPAC with two equally exquisite concerts Septet and Mills, Mozart and Mahler in September and October, respectively. Ensemble Q has earned an enviable reputation …

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Jimmy Doyle Country Club II?! In Maumelle?!

Jimmy Doyle Country Club II?! In Maumelle?! – Arkansas Times Arkansas Business reports that in late June, Patsy Brewer applied for a private club license with the Arkansas Liquor Control Division for the North Little Rock address 18715 Macarthur Drive, just outside …

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A wine country weekend that hit all the right notes

On July 17, the Napa Valley Festival, one of the wine country’s most anticipated events, hosted its annual Arts for All Gala on the grounds of Nickel & Nickel, just behind the winery’s historic 19th-century farmhouse. In support of the host association’s mission to make the arts accessible to all …

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The sun sets on a successful Black Country Weekender in Himley

DUDLEY COPYRIGHT MNA MEDIA TIM THURSFIELD 17/07/22.Black Country Weekender at Himley Park..Mark Green of the Elvis Experience….. People partied in the park at Dudley Council’s first-ever Black Country Weekender event, part of the Black Country Festival, and the sun shone everywhere. As temperatures continued to soar today (Sunday), thousands of …

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TMC unveils its 2022 set

Maurice Ravel (file photo) The Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra’s first appearance each summer always arouses interest: it’s the first performance of an orchestra that didn’t exist a few weeks earlier, made up of around 100 musicians from around the world who spend eight weeks in as TMC Fellows, with an …

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Dell’Arte Opera Ensemble Announces 2022 Festival, “Finding Home”

Dell’Arte Opera Ensemble has announced its 2022 festival. The theme of the festival will be “Finding Home,” which artistic director Chris Fecteau notes as a particular theme of the three operas the company is about to present. The first is “Pelléas et Mélisande”. Chuck Hudson conducts and Eldred Marshall will …

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Main Stage, Village Green and Arts & Culture Stage times and times – Brixton Buzz

There’s plenty to see and do at the Lambeth Country Show today, but if you’re looking for live bands and performances, here are full times and listings for the Main Stage, Village Green and Arts & Culture Stage main stage 2 p.m.: Brixton Chamber Orchestra Brixton Chamber Orchestra is a …

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Hezbollah Shams al-Hurriyah ensemble wins award at Iranian anthem festival

TEHRAN – Hezbollah-affiliated ensemble Shams al-Hurriyah – Sun of Freedom Orchestra has been selected as the best group in the international section of the first edition of the Fajr National and International Anthem Festival. The winners of the different sections of the event were honored on Wednesday evening at Vahdat …

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Which country should host? – Billboard

Earlier this week it was announced that the Eurovision Song Contest was to expand its brand and launch in Latin America. Over the next few months, the producers will start looking for a host city to Eurovision Song Contest Latin America among the best performing Latin American markets, which include …

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Misery, country music and space drama – what’s happening in Dublin this week

From a country rock superstar to returning from a downtown arts and music party, it’s all kicking off in the capital over the next few days. These are our top picks… Brad Paisley, 3 Arena It’s no Garth Brooks, but Brad Paisley is still one of America’s favorite country superstars, …

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Decibel New Music Ensemble returns with a concert and a new album

Like many other arts ensembles and organizations, Decibel New Music Set has seen most of its activities in recent years delayed or cancelled, but after pivoting online with the half-cinema, half-experimental series ‘2 Minutes From Home’, the six-piece whose members are split between Perth and Melbourne, will make a comeback …

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AVAILABLE NOW | Black Oak Ensemble brings 20th century French string trios to life

Released on Cedille Records, the Chicago-based string trio perform works by Tomasi, Casadesus, Cras, Goué, and Samazeuilh, among others The Black Oak Set features a GRAMMY-nominated violinist Desiree Ruhstratcellist David Cunliffe of the famous Lincoln Trio and violist Aurelien Fort Pederzolifounding member of the GRAMMY nominated Spektral Quartet. Their new …

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Feel the Heat: Brad Linde Ensemble’s Fiery Night of Jazz at The Cave

ARTS & CULTURE By Pamir KicimanCorresponding “I believe in revealing the creative process behind the music.” So said Brad Linde last Thursday night in Chapel Hill as he presented the final composition for a two-hour jazz set at The Cave. The Brad Linde Ensemble’s performance was a tribute to pioneering …

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Oscar van Heerden | In a country of catastrophes, let’s be the revolutionaries

At a time when our young democracy is imploding and unable to cope with various disasters, we must be the revolutionaries we once were, writes Oscar van Heerden. Since Nelson Mandela spoke at the parade in Cape Town in 1991, we have faced many disasters as a nation. When Dr. …

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Helios Ensemble brings together classical music for the ages | Music

When he thought of the Helios’ setAt the summer concert, founder and conductor Benjamin Hansen had an idea: what if he took movements from masses composed throughout classical music – from the Renaissance to today – and braided them together in a glorious “mosaic mass”? It began with the Kyrie …

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Sarasota Orchestra music director Bramwell Tovey has died

Sarasota Orchestra Music Director Bramwell Tovey has died suddenly at the age of 69. The news was announced today by the orchestra, which only welcomed Tovey to town last year as musical director. “It is with profound sadness that we share the news that Music Director Bramwell …

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RI Philharmonic Orchestra conductor Tovey dies at 69

BRAMWELL TOVEY, principal conductor and artistic director of the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra & Music School, died Tuesday at the age of 69. / COURTESY OF THE RHODE ISLAND PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA & MUSIC SCHOOL PROVIDENCE — Bramwell Tovey, who led the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra & Music School as principal …

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Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra conductor dies

Bramwell Tovey, Principal Conductor and Artistic Director of the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra, died peacefully July 12 at his home in Barrington, Rhode Island, a day after celebrating his 69th birthday surrounded by loved ones. Bramwell was incredibly proud and devoted to his family, and is survived by his children …

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Sarasota Orchestra Music Director Dies | arts and entertainment

In a press release Wednesday, the Sarasota Orchestra announced the passing of incoming music director Bramwell Tovey on July 12. Tovey, 69, had accepted the position of music director in 2021, but his previous obligations did not allow him to take full control in Sarasota. until next season. Grammy Award-winning …

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The Lorelei Ensemble premieres Julia Wolfe’s HER STORY in September

Boston-based Nationally Acclaimed Vocal Ensemble Lorelei set announces the composer’s 2022-2023 creations Julia Wolf‘s Her Story, a 30-minute piece for orchestra and female vocal ensemble, co-commissioned and co-presented by the Nashville Symphony hosted by Giancarlo Guerrero (Thursday September 15, 2022 at 7:00 p.m.; Friday September 16, 2022 at 8:00 p.m.; …

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Bright sunshine forecast for Black Country Day celebrations

DJ Stuart Ojelay looks forward to Black Country Weekender at Himley Hall Black Country Day has been held since 2013 and is now an integral part of the Black Country calendar. The first Black Country Day was held on March 30, 2013, and the following year the Black Country Festival …

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Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association will present Ensemble Solisti in concert this month

Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association will present the famous Solisti Ensemble in concert on Thursday, July 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the Grand Auditorium. The Great Auditorium is located at Pilgrim and Ocean Pathways in Ocean Grove, New Jersey. All facilities are handicapped accessible. Tickets ($17.50, $12 for students) can …

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The OCQC appoints a new youth coordinator

Monday, the Quad City Symphony Orchestra announced Kevin Sells as the new Youth Ensemble Coordinator. Sells is a trumpet instructor in the QCSO private lesson program and is currently working toward his doctorate in trumpet performance and pedagogy at the University of Iowa. Kevin sells The announcement of the part-time …

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Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association presents the Solisti Ensemble

NEW | FEATURES | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 07/11/2022 (OCEAN GROVE, NJ) — The Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association presents Solisti Ensemble on Thursday, July 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the Grand Auditorium. The String Ensemble celebrates its 13th anniversary season with works by Mozart, Shostakovich, Carl Jenkins, Astor …

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The countdown begins for the 10th anniversary of Black Country Day

PEOPLE are invited to wave their flags with pride this week as the countdown begins for the 10th anniversary of Black Country Day. The Mayor of Dudley is calling on people to make this year’s celebrations the ‘biggest and best ever’ after two difficult years during the pandemic. The Black …

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Lives lost in Highland Park shooting leave community, country shaken by grief and grief

Those who lost their lives were executed in front of their relatives. Some of the injured share the same last name. A boy – protected from bullets by his father’s body – was not even aware of the horror inflicted on him, too young to understand that both of his …

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The German train ticket includes events just beyond the country’s borders

The 45-day Classics and Culture festival in Salzburg, Vienna, includes opera, music and theater performances, as well as several free events throughout the city. (G. Breitegger/Tourismus Salzburg) Enthusiastic travelers who have been lucky enough to call Germany home have enjoyed almost free train travel for over a month already, and …

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Village Green lines up for Lambeth Country Show 2022, July 16-17 – full details – Brixton Buzz

Lambeth have announced the full line-up for the Village Green stage at this year’s Lambeth Country Show, which will take place over the weekend of July 16-17, 2022: Saturday 1:30 p.m.: Sing Out Streatham & Peckham Rye Sings A friendly community choir that meets every Thursday evening in Streatham. No …

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Mainstage lineup for Lambeth Country Show 2022, July 16-17 – full details – Brixton Buzz

The lineup has been announced for the main stage of this year’s Lambeth Country Show, with 70s disco kings Heatwave topping the early evening Saturday slot and reggae legend Horace Andy headlining Sunday . Here are all the details: Saturday July 16 2 p.m.: Brixton Chamber Orchestra Brixton Chamber Orchestra …

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Lenape Chamber Ensemble opens 35th Summer Gala Concerts in Doylestown

The Lenape Chamber Ensemble’s Summer Gala Concerts return to Doylestown on Saturdays 9, 16 and 23 July. As usual, the music will be enhanced by the excellent acoustics of the Delaware Valley University Life Sciences Auditorium, 700 E. Butler Ave., Doylestown, where Ensemble concerts are now traditionally held. . This …

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Review: Sarah sings a love story at Ensemble

Prominent jazz artist Sarah Vaughan has been christened by her peers “Divine One” and nicknamed “Sassie”. She always preferred this nickname. Sadly, there’s no sass in Ensemble Theater’s tribute to the incomparable Vaughan, Sarah sings a love story, by Stephanie Berry. It’s not the fault of the performers, who all …

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Fallfest 2022 Lineup Announced; headliner is ‘Best Shot’ country star Jimmie Allen | Entertainment

The headliner of the I-105 Fallfest Country Music Festival will be country superstar Jimmie Allen. Allen, best known for hits like “Best Shot” and “Make Me Want To,” will be the festival’s first black headliner in its 30-year history. He was nominated for a Grammy for Best New Artist in …

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Here are the biggest 4th of July celebrations across the country

July 4 celebrations across the country are returning to their normal format after the COVID-19 pandemic forced many people to go virtual over the past two years. From Grammy-winning musical performances to elaborate fireworks, America’s birthday parties are back with a bang. Here are the biggest 4th of July celebrations …

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“In This Country I Have Hope” – NBC Chicago

Across the United States this weekend, some Ukrainian refugees are marking Independence Day by celebrating their own new beginnings. Since Russia began its attacks on Ukraine on February 24, more than 71,000 Ukrainians have sought refuge in the United States. In total, more than eight million Ukrainians have fled the …

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“In this country I have hope” – NBC10 Philadelphia

Across the United States this weekend, some Ukrainian refugees are marking Independence Day by celebrating their own new beginnings. Since Russia began its attacks on Ukraine on February 24, more than 71,000 Ukrainians have sought refuge in the United States. In total, more than eight million Ukrainians have fled the …

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Thousands of people flock to Halesowen Carnival to kick off the Black Country Festival

Carnavaliers defying the waltzers The carnival at Highfields Park was packed despite the intermittent rain and held the day’s mark a huge success. Halesowen North councilor Stuart Henley, who helped organize the carnival, said: “What a fantastic day for Halesowen. Both fields at Highfields Park were packed during the day, …

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“In this country I have hope” – NBC Boston

Across the United States this weekend, some Ukrainian refugees are marking Independence Day by celebrating their own new beginnings. Since Russia began its attacks on Ukraine on February 24, more than 71,000 Ukrainians have sought refuge in the United States. In total, more than eight million Ukrainians have fled the …

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“In this country, I have hope” – NBC4 Washington

Across the United States this weekend, some Ukrainian refugees are marking Independence Day by celebrating their own new beginnings. Since Russia began its attacks on Ukraine on February 24, more than 71,000 Ukrainians have sought refuge in the United States. In total, more than eight million Ukrainians have fled the …

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“In This Country I Have Hope” – NBC Connecticut

Across the United States this weekend, some Ukrainian refugees are marking Independence Day by celebrating their own new beginnings. Since Russia began its attacks on Ukraine on February 24, more than 71,000 Ukrainians have sought refuge in the United States. In total, more than eight million Ukrainians have fled the …

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A country’s theater is a landmark – CCP should be a tourist destination – Manila Bulletin

The 50-year-old main building of the Cultural Center of the Philippines finally gets a makeover CULTURE FIX The main building of the Cultural Center of the Philippines will be given a facelift through a three-year rehabilitation plan starting this year until 2025 (Rodel Valiente) Turning 53 this year, the main …

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‘Country House Operas’ offer a glimpse into the future of opera

When British TV host Bamber Gascoigne unexpectedly inherited a 350-acre estate in 2014 from his 99-year-old great-aunt, he was stunned by the inheritance tax bill he faced, without talk about the maintenance of a 50-room building in ruins. house that briefly belonged to Henry VIII. His solution: Create a registered …

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The sensational wonders of country blues! Trips “The Adventures of a Psychedelic Cowboy”

NEW | FEATURES | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 07/02/2022 (JERSEY CITY, NJ) — Gary Van Miert’s philosophy of saying yes whenever he’s asked to do something outside of his comfort zone has taken him to some very interesting places. Playing as The sensational wonders of country blues!, Van Miert …

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What’s happening in Ngunnawal country during NAIDOC week 2022

Yum ! Welcome to The CW’s list of everything happening in NAIDOC Week Around the Capital, July 3-10. NAIDOC week is a time to embrace and educate ourselves about the history, culture and accomplishments of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. This year’s theme is Get Up! Rise! Show Up!, …

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In a Depression-era musical, Dylan’s music gives everyone a boost – The Irish Times

North Country Girl 3Olympia Theatre, Dublin Rating: 5/5 At the start of Conor McPherson’s terrific musical, set in 1930s Minnesota during the cold of the Great Depression, someone describes a struggling guest house that hangs a sign on its door: “No Company permitted”. A notice in the porch says, “Three …

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Nevis Ensemble in Clydebank: the orchestra plays in venues around the city

CLYDEBANK was alive with the sound of music recently as an orchestra descended on the city for a series of performances. Musicians from the Nevis Ensemble entertained people at various locations around town, including Center 81 and the Clyde Shopping Centre, and performed at St Margaret of Scotland Hospice in …

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Revue Serse – a new ensemble brings circus and scissors to Handel’s Persian opera | Opera

Jit was the first opera of the new ensemble of period instruments Figureand it was presented as a semi-staged, description that did not do justice to Sam Raynerthe production. Who needed sets, when Rayner actually had six human sets to play with? And acting is the word: these six actors …

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