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    Writing About Music in a Time of Change Tim Page, Pulitzer Prize winner and chief classical music critic for The Washington Post, delivered the 2006 Louis C. Elson Memorial Lecture on "Writing About Music in a Time of Change" in a program sponsored by the Library's Music Division and John W. Kluge Center. The Louis C. Elson Memorial Fund was established at the Library of Congress by Elson's widow, Bertha, to provide ...
    • Contributor: Page, Tim
    • Date: 2006-11-30
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    The Cellos of Stradivari Cellists Richard Belcher, Enso String Quartet, and Steven Honigberg, along with sculptor/instrument collector Alfredo Halegua, luthier John Montgomery and Carol Lynn Ward-Bamford of the Library's Music Division presented a lecture on Stradivari's cellos preceding the Enso String Quartet Concert.
    • Date: 2006-12-18
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    Celebrating Rumi: An Evening of Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi's Poetry and Sufi Music with Whirling Dervishes The Library's African and Middle Eastern Division and the Music Division co-sponsored a poetry and music program with the Turkish Embassy titled "Celebrating Rumi: An Evening of Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi's Poetry and Sufi Music with Whirling Dervishes." This was the first of several programs which launched the UNESCO's International Year of Rumi in the United States. Rumi who lived in the 13th century wrote ...
    • Date: 2007-03-14
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    Camerata Ireland Camerata Ireland, with found and pianist Barry Douglas, performed works by Carter, Mozart and Beethoven as part of the Rediscover Northern Ireland Program cosponsored by the Library's Music Division and American Folklife Center along with the Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure/Arts Council of Northern Ireland.
    • Date: 2007-03-23
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    Men, Let's Sing: Choral Music For Men's Voices Preceding the Cantus concert was a panel discussion titled "Men, Let's Sing: Choral Music for Men's Voices" in a program sponsored by the Music Division. Panelists for the preconcert presentation were Frank Albinder, director of the Washington Men's Camerata; Ann Meier Baker, president of Chorus America; and Gunilla Marcus-Luboff and the Library's Robert Saladini, co-developers of the Library of Congress Series of Choral Music, ...
    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2007-03-30
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    Gershwin Prize Gala Dinner Paul Simon receives the first annual Gershwin Prize for Popular Song during a gala dinner sponsored by the Library's Music Division.
    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2007-05-22
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    Dance Treasures of the Music Division Elizabeth Aldrich makes a docent training presentation on the dance treasures of the Library's Music Division.
    • Contributor: Aldrich, Elizabeth
    • Date: 2006-12-07
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    Treasures in the Pre-1800 General Collections of Music Susan Clermont makes a presentation on the Music Division's collections prio to 1800 as part of the Library's docent training.
    • Contributor: Clermont, Susan
    • Date: 2006-12-07
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    The Icelandic Edda: Myth and the Mind Part of the Music and the Brain series, "The Icelandic Edda: Myth and the Mind -- Wagner, Tolkien, and Beyond" is presented by Hjalmar W. Hannesson, Ambassador of Iceland; Alexander Stein, psychoanalyst; and Taru Spiegel, European Division, Library of Congress.
    • Date: 2010-01-28
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    Britten's Coolidge Commission & Shostakovich's Soviet Redemption In a pre-concert presentation, Nicholas A. Brown discusses 20th Century masters Benjamin Britten and Dimitri Shostakovich.
    • Contributor: Brown, Nicholas
    • Date: 2012-11-13
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    Gretchen Parlato & Gerald Clayton Interviewed Larry Appelbaum of the Library's Music Division talks with musicians Gretchen Parlato and Gerald Clayton.
    • Date: 2011-12-02
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    Interview with José James The Library's Larry Appelbaum talks with singer and songwriter José James.
    • Date: 2012-05-12
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    Concert: Pamela Frank & Friends A concert with Pamela Frank and Alexander Simionescu, violin; Dmitri Murrath and Nokuthula Ngwenyama, viola; Peter Wiley and Edward Arron, cello. Works performed included Dvorak Miniatures, Op. 75a, Schoenberg "Verklaerte Nacht" and Brahms String Sextet No. 1, Op. 18.
    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2012-10-10
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    Chamber Music Concert: Daniel Hope & Jeffrey Kahane With longtime chamber music partner Jeffrey Kahane, Daniel Hope returns to the Library to open the concert season in a program of Ravel, Brahms, Muhly and Mendelssohn.
    • Date: 2012-10-12
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    La Risonanza The La Risonanza ensemble -- made up of Fabio Bonizzoni, Yetzabel Arias Fern&aactue;ndez, Matthew Jennejohn, Carlo Lazzaroni, Rossella Croce, Claudia Combs, Gianni de Rosa, Caterina Dell'Agnello and Davide Nava -- perform works of Vivaldi and Handel.
    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2012-11-29
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    Jazz Conversation: Ron Carter & Larry Appelbaum The Library's Larry Appelbaum talks with legendary jass bassist Ron Carter.
    • Date: 2012-10-17
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    Kwuon, Smirnoff, Robinson, Babayan Concert Violinist Joan Kwuon leads a quartet of distinguished world-class players from the faculty of the Cleveland Institute of Music. The program featured Mozart's Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478 and Brahms' Piano Quartet no. 1 in G minor, op. 25.
    • Contributor: Kwuon, Joan
    • Date: 2014-03-21
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    Pacifica Quartet & Jörg Widmann The exuberant Pacifica Quartet joins forces with German composer and clarinetist Jörg Widmann for a program featuring Haydn's Quartet in G major, op. 76, no. 1; Widmann's String Quartet no. 3 ("Jagdquartett"); and Weber's Clarinet Quintet in B-flat major, op. 34.
    • Date: 2017-01-23