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Music Review: Evanescence at Terminal 5 - Review

NY Times - Thu, 11/03/2011 - 18:27
Evanescence’s concert at Terminal 5 was virtuosic, exulting in sorrow, determination and thunderous impact. But it was also a wearying one.

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Two Shores Meet in the Village

NY Times - Thu, 11/03/2011 - 08:41
“Other Voices,” an Irish television program, took up residence at Le Poisson Rouge last week.

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Music Review: Midori With Ozgur Aydin at 92nd Street Y - Review

NY Times - Thu, 11/03/2011 - 02:03
The violinist Midori, accompanied by the pianist Ozgur Aydin, brought familiar works to the 92nd Street Y.

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Hélène Grimaud and Claudio Abbado Part Ways

NY Times - Thu, 11/03/2011 - 01:30
Artistic differences are cited in the fracturing of the classical music partnership of Hélène Grimaud and Claudio Abbado, ahead of the release of a recording by Ms. Grimaud.

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Music Review: Andras Schiff at Carnegie Hall - Review

NY Times - Thu, 11/03/2011 - 01:30
The pianist Andras Schiff played his third concert in four nights as part of his Perspectives series on Bartok at Carnegie Hall, adding some Bach and Beethoven for good measure.

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Kelly Clarkson, the Role Model Next Door

NY Times - Thu, 11/03/2011 - 00:37
The singer’s power-pop hits and dismissal of criticism about her weight have fostered a distinct relationship with fans: less that of adulation than of identification and admiration.

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Playlist: Music by El Rego, Jeff Gauthier and Dub Trio

NY Times - Wed, 11/02/2011 - 19:30
New albums from El Rego et Ses Commandos, The Jeff Gauthier Goatette, Dub Trio, Travis Laplante and Hakon Kornstad.

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Chamber Music Society Festival Centers on Dedications

NY Times - Wed, 11/02/2011 - 19:30
The composer-to-composer dedication honors relationships and also may serve as a subtle marketing tool.

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Arts & Leisure: Lou Reed and Metallica Team Up on ‘Lulu’

NY Times - Wed, 11/02/2011 - 18:45
Lou Reed and Metallica are thrilled about their collaboration, “Lulu,” inspired by two plays by Frank Wedekind; what remains to be seen is how fans will react.

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Critic’s Notebook: Chick Corea, Jazz Chameleon, in All His Colors

NY Times - Wed, 11/02/2011 - 02:12
The jazz virtuoso Chick Corea commandeers the Blue Note for most of November, performing in a retrospective of the many styles he has mastered.

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Music Review: ‘Passion de Jeanne d’Arc’ at Alice Tully Hall - Review

NY Times - Wed, 11/02/2011 - 01:45
Adrian Utley of Portishead and Will Gregory of Goldfrapp performed a score to accompany Carl Theodor Dreyer’s “Passion de Jeanne d’Arc” at Alice Tully Hall on Saturday.

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Music Review: ‘East Meets West,’ With Daniel Hope at 92nd Street Y - Review

NY Times - Wed, 11/02/2011 - 00:35
In “East Meets West” at the 92nd Street Y on Thursday, the violinist Daniel Hope offered works from Ravel, Bartok and others.

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Music Review: Jonas Kaufmann in Recital at the Metropolitan Opera - Review

NY Times - Wed, 11/02/2011 - 00:30
The German tenor Jonas Kaufmann, recently recovered from chest surgery, sang works by Mahler, Liszt and Strauss in his first New York recital at the Metropolitan Opera.

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MUSIC: ‘Passion de Jeanne d’Arc’

NY Times - Tue, 11/01/2011 - 02:58
Charles Hazlewood conducting a new score for the 1928 film “Passion de Jeanne d’Arc” at Alice Tully Hall, part of Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival. (Video courtesy of Lincoln Center.)

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Music Review: Reggie Workman and Eric Reed at Rose Theater - Review

NY Times - Tue, 11/01/2011 - 01:30
Reggie Workman, the principal bassist on the original John Coltrane recording of “Africa/Brass,” performed all the music from that album with his African-American Legacy Project.

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Music Review: Budapest Festival Orchestra at Carnegie Hall - Review

NY Times - Tue, 11/01/2011 - 01:30
The Hungarian-born pianist Andras Schiff, presents Bartok and Schubert, with the Budapest Festival Orchestra, conducted by Ivan Fischer, as part of his series of Perspectives concerts.

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Music Review: Qawal Najmuddin Saifuddin & Brothers at Met Museum - Review

NY Times - Tue, 11/01/2011 - 01:00
Ecstatic trance music from Pakistan and Morocco came to the Met on Saturday night with Qawal Najmuddin Saifuddin & Brothers and Hassan Hakmoun and Friends, to mark the opening of Islamic galleries.

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Music Review: Minnesota Orchestra at Carnegie Hall - Review

NY Times - Tue, 11/01/2011 - 01:00
The Finnish music director Osmo Vanska led the Minnesota Orchestra in Tchaikovsky and Nielsen at Carnegie Hall on Thursday.

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Advertising: WQXR Calls on Beethoven to Help Lift Its Profile

NY Times - Mon, 10/31/2011 - 22:25
A campaign created for WQXR-FM by the Eyeball agency promotes November as “Beethoven Awareness Month” and urges everyone to “Obey Thoven.”

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The New Season: Debuts, Duets And Bootlegs

NY Times - Mon, 10/31/2011 - 18:57
A selection of rock and pop music events.

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