Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:22:00 GMT
Almost 300 students were offered a menu to choose from at their dining hall, including an Italian chicken parmesan dish and a Spanish seafood paella dish. Italian music consisting of Sicilian and Venetian tunes on the mandolin, guitar and accordion, was ...
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:58:00 GMT
A critical guide to performances of classical music in the New York City area. Full reviews of recent classical performances: nytimes.com/classical. A searchable guide to these and other performances is at nytimes.com/events. ★ ‘MACBETH’ (Thursday ...
Sun, 27 Nov 2016 13:41:00 GMT
When radio became popular in the 1920s, many believed this was the end for recording artists and live music. Suddenly, music was being played with no compensation or income streams available. Record companies worried that sales would drop. Venue owners ...
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 21:34:00 GMT
TASH Sultana was trapped in a drug-induced psychosis for nine months. It was the first time in the young woman’s life when music ceased to be her driving force but it would eventually prove to be her saviour. At the age of 17, the multi-instrumentalist ...
Sat, 26 Nov 2016 17:23:00 GMT
In New York City, a classical saxophone player I know was asked to play some live music for an event at a large, successful store that sells computers, phones, and other electronic equipment. The event was a product launch, and they wanted something ...
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:31:00 GMT
No list of the world's best albums will ever satisfy everybody. The latest, from a UK hifi company, rates music according to its recording quality. Bowers and Wilkins, the premium hi fi brand that, if you're as old as me, you'll still think of as B&W, has ...
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:25:00 GMT
Which of the following is an art form? Music, conversation, patisserie, billiards. Under an absolute ruler, the answer is any or all of the above. Culture can be defined as anything that happens in the monarch’s private apartment, that flatters his ego ...
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 16:24:00 GMT
NEW YORK—You’re in the car or out somewhere listening to an unfamiliar song on live radio and wish you could immediately add the track to your own music collection. That’s the very feature at the heart of the two new streaming subscription offerings ...
Sat, 26 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT
The annual Queenscliff Music Festival has brought music lovers, families and friends together in the picturesque seaside town for years and in this, the festival's 20th year, there was something for everybody. The event sold out weeks ago based on one of ...
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 01:46:00 GMT
MUSIC streaming service Guvera, a Gold Coast-based outfit that once valued itself at more than $1 billion, has so little available cash it has struggled to pay auditors. “Ernst and Young will not perform the audit until outstanding invoices are paid and ...