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#ClassicsaDay #ClassicalWinter Week 5

For January 2019, #ClassicsaDay went with a winter theme. December's theme, #ClassicalChristmas centered around sacred works of the season. #ClassicalWinter is about sharing secular compositions. that have a snow or winter theme. Here are my Classical Winter posts for...

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Florence Price Symphonies On Par with Dvorak

As pressure mounts for orchestras to diversify their programming, Florance Foster Price has risen in prominence. Price was a composer of color active in the late 1930s and 40s. Her first symphony, completed in 1932 won a competition and was premiered by the Chicago...

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#ClassicsaDay #ClassicalWinter Week 4

For January 2019, #ClassicsaDay went with a winter theme. December's theme, #ClassicalChristmas centered around sacred works of the season. #ClassicalWinter is about sharing secular compositions. that have a snow or winter theme.  Here are my Classical Winter posts...

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Clementi Sonatas Span Career

This release presents a snapshot of Clementi's development as a composer -- and the development of his chosen instrument. Sandro De Palma performs at a modern keyboard. but he carefully matches his playing to the works. De Palma gives Clementi's 1771 Op. 1 Sonata in a...

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#ClassicsaDay #ClassicalWinter Week 3

For January 2019, #ClassicsaDay went with a winter theme. December's theme, #ClassicalChristmas centered around sacred works of the season. #ClassicalWinter is about sharing secular compositions. that have a snow or winter theme. Here are my Classical Winter posts for...

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Arnold Rosner Orchestral Works, Vol. 2

This installment of Rosner's orchestral music shows a wide range of emotional expression. The 1976 Five Ko-ans for Orchestra encapsulates the essence of Rosner's style. The music's mostly triadic, with chords resolving in delightfully unexpected ways. Rosner...

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#ClassicsaDay #ClassicalWinter Week 2

For January 2019, #ClassicsaDay went with a winter theme. December's theme, #ClassicalChristmas centered around sacred works of the season. #ClassicalWinter is about sharing secular compositions. that have a snow or winter theme.  Here are my Classical Winter posts...

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