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MOOREDALE CONCERTS | Toronto’s Best Bargain For Great Classical Music

By Member on August 26, 2016

Mooredale Concerts begins 2016-17 season with a celebrated Canadian string quartet, followed by 20th Century music performed, opera-style.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Elgar Remastered (Somm)

By Norman Lebrecht on August 26, 2016

★★★★ (out of five) Elgar Remastered: a 4-CD box set that will keep you warm through the winter.
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SCRUTINY | Santa Fe Opera’s Capriccio A Heart-felt Ode To Word And Music

By Joseph So on August 22, 2016

Amanda Majeski scores a triumph as a youthful Countess Madeleine in Strauss’s Capriccio.
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RECORD KEEPING | Karl Böhm: Late Recordings (DG)

By Paul E. Robinson on August 22, 2016

An important new set of recordings reminds us that Karl Böhm's recorded legacy is an invaluable documentation of the art of a passionate and masterful conductor.
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FIVE MINUTES | Norbert Palej: "While Snobs Argue About 'Qualitative Values', Art Lives And Bleeds"

By Tyler Versluis on August 19, 2016

Composer Norbert Palej explains where his music comes from.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Martinu: Ariane (Supraphon)

By Norman Lebrecht on August 19, 2016

★★★★ (out of five) Martinu: "Crisp, catchy, subtly emotional."
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THE SCOOP | TSO Hires New Interim CEO From Cleveland Orchestra

By Michael Vincent on August 18, 2016

The TSO have announced Gary Hanson, former Executive Director Cleveland Orchestra, as the incoming Interim CEO effective September 26, 2016.
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SCRUTINY | Santa Fe Opera’s Romeo et Juliette a Vocal and Visual Feast

By Joseph So on August 15, 2016

With strong leads and a fresh, young Chorus, Santa Fe Opera does the bard justice with Gounod's Romeo et Juliette.
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RECORD KEEPING | Three By Martha Argerich

By Paul E. Robinson on August 15, 2016

A look at the Complete Deutsche Grammophon recordings by Martha Argerich, as well as volumes 4 and 5 from DOREMI's compelling Argerich series.
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THE SCOOP | Canadian Government Opens Its Wallet To National Youth Orchestra Of Canada

By Michael Vincent on August 15, 2016

Canadian Heritage announces $525,000 in funding for NYO Canada as part of Canada 150.
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SCRUTINY | Imaginary Anthropologies Funny But Not For Everyone

By Joshua Denenberg on August 14, 2016

Dharmoo’s energetic and at times acrobatic performance, combined with genuinely impressive vocal range, made Imaginary Anthropologies memorable.
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FEATURE | TSM Community Academy:  A Peak Experience

By Robin Roger on August 12, 2016

Toronto Summer Music Community Academy participant Robin Roger looks into a new book by the inventor of the 10,000-hour rule, which explains techniques for developing mastery of any skill.
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