August, 2011

47 Posts
Why do people play music in public through a phone?
For many, teenagers playing tinny music to each other on public transport on their mobile phones can be intensely irritating. Why do they do it?
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Alexander von Zemlinsky
Alexander von Zemlinsky (1871-1942) was an Austrian composer and conductor whose career was essentially in opera. He had composed a total of eight operas, in addition to songs, chamber music and four symphonies. The last of these, the Lyric Symphony
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The Mermaid and the Prince
Alexander Zemlinsky and Alma Schindler
Alexander Zemlinsky Die Seejungfrau (The Mermaid) (1902-3) He only stood 157 centimeters, and his asymmetrical face featured bulging eyes, a large pointy nose and a receding chin. She towered at a statuesque 172 centimeters, with large hazel eyes, finely chiseled
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Sotheby’s London to Sell Newly Discovered Gustav Mahler’s Personal Copy of Third Symphony
LONDON.- On 8th June 2011, as part of its Music, Continental and Russian Books and Manuscripts sale, Sotheby’s London will sell Gustav Mahler’s newly discovered personal copy of the first edition of the Third Symphony. Coming to the market for
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Borodin: Symphonies Nos. 1, 2 and 3
Borodin: Symphonies Nos. 1, 2 and 3 Borodin: Symphony No. 1 in E flat major (Andante) “The Slovak performances are alive and vigorous” (Gramophone)
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Borodin: Symphonies Nos. 1, 2 and 3
Symphony No.1 in E flat Major (Andante) Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra From Borodin: Symphonies Nos. 1, 2 and 3 (1990) Released by Naxos Borodin: Symphony No. 1 in E flat major (Andante) “The Slovak performances are alive
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Haydn
Haydn Symphony No. 85 in B flat major, Hob. 1/85 “The Queen” Symphony No. 101 in D major Hob. 1/101 “The Clock” Performed by Joseph Keilberth, conductor Orchestre Symphonique de Bamberg Recorded in 1957 Haydn: Symphony No. 101 in D
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Beijing NCPA Opera Festival
Official Website Date: April 6 to May 22, 2016 Country: China
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