Latest News for: Mozart culture


Artist of the Year for instrumental music: Brian Lin

Orange County Register 02 May 2021
Brian Lin, a senior at Orange County School of the Arts, is the Artist of the Year in instrumental music, is shown at Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens in San Clemente on Sunday, April 18, 2021 ... jazz, piano and strings, winds and percussion, and world/cultural and commercial music ... World/cultural and commercial music.

Musical masterpiece: Spokane Symphony’s virtual series boasts innovation, collaboration and performance

The Spokesman-Review 25 Apr 2021
The episodes explore themes that connect classical music to other art forms, including folk music, culture, painting, architecture, storytelling and photography ... Lowe interviewed local experts such as Wes Jessup, executive director of the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture.

Royal Opera Chorus reunites for performance on London rooftop

New York Post 02 Apr 2021
Their performance, which also includes the final chorus from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “The Magic Flute”, will be streamed on the Royal Opera House’s Facebook page on Good Friday as the venue prepares to welcome back audiences in May ... Amadeus Mozart’s “The Magic Flute”.Reuters.

Who was Joseph Bologne? Exploring the extraordinary life of composer known as 'black Mozart'

The National 30 Mar 2021
Hailed as “the black Mozart", Bologne’s life is also set for the big-screen treatment next year, with Killing Eve writer Emerald Fennell reportedly behind a biopic that will celebrate his cultural contributions, from his invigorating compositions to his influence on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

From the Community Editorial Board: Dr. Seuss and public libraries

Daily Camera 19 Mar 2021
The Republican party that couldn’t find a single vote to support the American Recovery Act was looking for a shiny object – to distract, not inform – and “cancel culture” leapt to their scheming minds ... He happened to be “Black” as parody of the “culture” of the United States pre-dates the Constitution ... Mozart and Dr.

The Month In Jazz – March 2021

Stereogum 19 Mar 2021
He wrote, “We take for granted the social and cultural milieu and philosophy that produced Mozart. As Western people, the socio-cultural thinking of eighteenth-century Europe comes to us as a legacy that is a continuous and organic part of the twentieth-century West.

Greek National Opera Presents DON GIOVANNI

Greek City Times 08 Mar 2021
Mozart’s Don Giovanni is the first of Greek National Opera’s international co-productions scheduled to be created and premiere in Athens, and then travel to the other two opera houses participating in the co-production ... Andreas Simopoulos, Don Giovanni, Greek National Opera, Mozart's, SNF, Stavros Niarchos Cultural Centre, Tassis Christoyannis.

Austrian skiing destination proves popular with Chinese visitors

China Daily 02 Mar 2021
It is named after the composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, who was born in the Austrian city of Salzburg ... "We have built a reputation in the industry ... He added, "One special advantage of Ski Amade is its proximity to Salzburg, Mozart's hometown, and many other cultural heritage sites, making the destination a perfect combination of culture and nature.".

How to be a genius

Alternet 30 Jan 2021
(Mozart had needed only 6,000 to get to the level of master-composer and performer.) Yet, within two years, I could see that I would never earn a dime as a concert pianist ... Mozart ... Thus it was a movie, of all things, that caused me to shift the focus of my academic research to Mozart ... What Salieri said of Mozart in Amadeus no longer seems so fanciful.

With Traditional Venues Shut, Berlin Artists Take to Streets

The National Herald 08 Dec 2020
BERLIN — With theaters and concert halls shuttered to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, some Berlin artists are taking their performances to the streets of the German capital in an effort to keep their edge during the pandemic and entertain a population craving cultural interaction.

Artists on Berlin streets deliver joy, raise spirits

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette 08 Dec 2020
... capital in an effort to keep their edge during the pandemic and entertain a population craving cultural interaction.

West Baton Rouge music school for the blues keeps rockin' in second year

The Advocate 29 Nov 2020
It’s part of an after-school program at the West Baton Rouge Parish Museum that gives students weekly access to free instructors, instruments and a space to explore the rich culture of blues music ... Michael Berthelot, Mozart Academy’s founder, said the program in many ways bridges ...

This weekend’s TV will be better than Christmas Day – here’s your complete guide

Yahoo Daily News 13 Nov 2020
>. Mid-lockdown with a wet weather forecast and the nights drawing in, this weekend could have been dark and dank, dour and depressing ... If you prefer high culture to sequins, you’re also well-catered for. The English National Opera’s production of Mozart’s rousing Requiem, filmed at London’s Coliseum, airs on BBC Two at 7pm.  ... Saturday. 3.15pm ... 1 ... 2.

Area’s Dutch heritage paves way to concerts by Musicians of Ma’alwyck

The Daily Gazette 12 Nov 2020
“From the time we applied July 22, we got our program and the discussions about Dutch culture approved in August, and we began filming in September,” said MOM artistic director Ann-Marie Barker Schwartz ... “They were actively composing – Amsterdam was a hotbed of culture, but they were overshadowed by the German tradition and Mozart and Beethoven.”.

Top movies of the ’80s

The Collegian 06 Nov 2020
Though many of us weren’t alive to witness these events going on, we can still appreciate the awesome, culturally defining movies that shaped our imaginations, especially the movies that we’ve only heard of, not necessarily seen ...Amadeus” was called a gamble because of the fictional interpretation of Mozart in the time that MTV was emerging.