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Composing from the Heart(beat)

September 22, 2017 | MusicalAmerica.com
Could classical music help doctors diagnose arrhythmia, or irregular heartbeat? Elaine Chew, Professor of Digital Media at Queen Mary University of London and an accomplished pianist, thinks so. Working with three students at Harvard—Ashwin … » Read
 

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Neighbor Loses Battle Against Practicing Pianist

September 21, 2017 | MusicalAmerica.com
“It was torture, the repetition of piano playing, day after day, again and again....We could not use the hallway or the study without the deafening sound of piano….We had to stop having people over for dinner, it was just … » Read
 

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3-D Opera Gets the Times's Attention

September 21, 2017 | MusicalAmerica.com
Dutch composer Michel van der Aa’s 3-D opera, Blank Out , which has met with critical acclaim in Europe, opens a brief run tomorrow at the Park Avenue Armory. In a preview piece, The New York Times describes the plot as being loosely based … » Read
 

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New England Conservatory Opens New, 10-Story Facility

September 20, 2017 | MusicalAmerica.com
“I think we’re creating a new center of activity for the school,” said the New England Conservatory (NEC) board chair Ken Burnes when describing NEC’s Student Life and Performance Center. The $85 million, ten-story … » Read
 

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Inner City Arts Teachers Get Help from an Unlikely Source

September 20, 2017 | Susan Elliott, MusicalAmerica.com
ArtistYear, a recently established nonprofit group that matches young teaching artists with underserved schools, has, for the first time, brought the arts to AmeriCorps. Specifically, ArtistYear was awarded $1.45 million by the federally funded … » Read
 

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Buffalo Phil Gifted a Mansion Worth $2.5M

September 19, 2017 | Susan Elliott, MusicalAmerica.com
Buffalo Philharmonic board member and real estate developer John Yurtchuk has purchased an historic mansion and the surrounding property; he is donating the bricks-and-mortar part of the purchase, estimated to be worth $2.5 million, to the … » Read
 
 

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