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Northwest Reverb

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Northwest Reverb - Reflections by James Bash and others about classical music in the Pacific Northwest and beyond

Alexandre Pierre François Boëly (1785-1858) Max von Schillings (1868-1933) Germaine Tailleferre (1892-1983) Ruben Gonzalez (1919-2003) Dudley Moore (1935-2002) Bernhard Klee (1936) Kenneth Riegel (1938) Jonathan Tunick (1938) David Fanshawe (1942-2010) Murray Perahia (1947) Yan-Pascal Tortelier (1947) Natalie Dessay (1965

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Every year as I get older, the young people seem to get younger. That was especially true at the Vancouver Symphony concert on Saturday afternoon (April 13), which featured the gold medal winners of its annual young artists contest. This time around, one of the winners, Julin Cheung, was only eleven years old! That is the y

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Giacomo Carissimi (1605-1674) Franz von Suppé (1819-1895) Leopold Stokowski (1882-1977) Miklós Rózsa (1907-1995) Sylvia Fisher (1910-1996) Penelope Thwaites (1944) Catherine Maltfitano (1948) and Clarence Darrow (1857-1938) Bob Kaufman (1925-1986) Susan Faludi (1959) Also a historical tidbit from (the former) Writer'

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Johann David Heinichen (1683-1729) Jan Václav Tomášek (1774-1850) Artur Schnabel (1882-1951) Maggie Teyte (1888-1976) Harald Saeverud (1897-1992) Gregor Piatigorsky (1903-1976) Pamela Bowden (1925-2003) James Last (1929-2015) Anja Silja (1940) Siegfried Jerusalem (1940) Cristina Ortiz (1950) and Karen Blixen aka Isak D

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Federico Mompou (1893-1987) Mischa Mischakov (1895-1981) Henry Mancini (1924-1994) Herbie Mann (1930-2003) Dusty Springfield (1939-1999) Stephen Pruslin (1940) Leo Nucci (1942) Richard Bradshaw (1944-2007) Dennis Russell Davis (1944) Peteris Vasks (1946) and John Millington Synge (1871-1909) Charlie Chaplin (1889-1977) Me

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Johann Friedrich Fasch (1688-1758) Karl Alwin (1891-1945) Bessie Smith (1894-1937) Sir Neville Marriner (1924-2016) John Wilbraham (1944-1998) Michael Kamen (1948-2003) Lara St. John (1971) and Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) Henry James (1843-1916) and from the Composers Datebook: On this day in 1931, Copland's "

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Ear-piercing whistles and piccolos, deafening drums and timpani, wailing brass and horns, sustained angry tones from the strings – they were all memorable parts of John Corigliano’s Symphony No. 1, “Of Rage and Remembrance,” which the Oregon Symphony performed on Saturday, April 6, at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Ha

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Jean Fournet (1913-2008) Paavo Berglund (1929-2012) Morton Subotnick (1933) Loretta Lynn (1935) Claude Vivier (1948-1983) John Wallace (1949) Julian Lloyd Webber (1951) Barbara Bonney (1956) Mikhail Pletnev (1957) Jason Lai (1974) and Christian Huygens (1629-1695) Arnold Toynbee (1853-1882) Anton Wildgans (1881-1932) Tina

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Felicien David (1810-1876) William Sterndale Bennett (1816-1875) Milos Sadlo (1912-2003) George Barati (1913-1996) Frederic Rzewski (1938) Margaret Price (1941-2011) Della Jones (1946) Al Green (1946) Mary Ellen Childs (1959) and Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) Samuel Beckett (1906-1989) Eudora Welty (1909-2001)

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My preview of this weekend's Vancouver Symphony concert that features the winners of its annual young artists competition was published in today's edition of The Columbian newspaper here.

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Pietro Nardini (1722-1793) Joseph Lanner (1801-1843) Johnny Dodds (1892-1940) Lily Pons (1898-1976) Imogen Holst (1907-1984) Thomas Hemsley (1927-2013) Herbert Khaury (aka Tiny Tim) (1932-1996) Henri Lazarof (1932-2013) Montserrat Caballé (1933-2018) Herbie Hancock (1940) Ernst Kovacic (1943) Stefan Minde (1936-2015) Chris

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Jean-Joseph Mouret (1682-1738) Charles Hallé (1819-1895) Karel Ančerl (1908-1973) Alberto Ginastera (1916-1983) Gervase de Peyer (1926-2017) Kurt Moll (1938) Arthur Davies (1941) and Marguerite de Navarre (1492-1549) Christopher Smart (1722-1771) Mark Strand (1934) Ellen Goodman (1941) Dorothy Allison (1949) From the

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Michel Corrette (1707-1795) Eugen d'Albert (1864-1932) Victor de Sabata (1892-1967) Fiddlin' Arthur Smith (1891-1971) Harry Mortimer (1902-1992) Luigi Alva (1927) Claude Bolling (1930) Jorge Mester (1935) Sarah Leonard (1953) Lesley Garrett (1955) Yefim Bronfman (1958) and William Hazlitt (1778-1830) Joseph Pulitzer (1847

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Johann Kaspar Kerll (1627-1693) Georg Matthias Monn (1717-1750) François Giroust (1737-1799) Supply Belcher (1751-1836) Theodor Boehm (1794-1881) Paolo Tosti (1846-1916 Florence Beatrice Smith Price (1888-1953) Sol Hurok (1888-1974) Efrem Zimbalist Sr. (1889-1985) Julius Patzak (1898-1974) Paul Robeson (1898-1976) Antal Do

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Claudio Merulo (1533-1604) Giuseppe Tartini (1692-1770) Sir Adrian Boult (1889-1983) E. Y. (Yip) Harburg (1896-1981) Josef Krips (1902-1974) Franco Corelli (1921-2003) Walter Berry (1929-2000) Lawrence Leighton Smith (1936-2013) Meriel Dickinson (1940) Dame Felicity Lott (1947) Diana Montague (1953) Anthony Michaels-Moore (

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Johann Kaspar Kerll (1627-1693) Georg Matthias Monn (1717-1750) François Giroust (1737-1799) Supply Belcher (1751-1836) Theodor Boehm (1794-1881) Paolo Tosti (1846-1916 Florence Beatrice Smith Price (1888-1953) Sol Hurok (1888-1974) Efrem Zimbalist Sr. (1889-1985) Julius Patzak (1898-1974) Paul Robeson (1898-1976) Antal Do

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Charles Burney (1726-1814) Domenico Dragonetti (1763-1846) Robert Casadesus (1899-1972) Billie Holiday (1915-1959) Ravi Shankar (1920-2012) Ikuma Dan (1924-2001) and William Wordsworth (1770-1850) Marjory Stoneman Douglas (1890-1998) Donald Barthelme (1931-1989) Daniel Ellsberg (1931) Francis Ford Coppola (1939) and fro

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Johann Kuhnau (1660-1772) André‑Cardinal Destouches (1672-1749) Friedrich Robert Volkman (1815-1883) Carlos Salzedo (1885-1961) Andrew Imbrie (1921-2007) Edison Denisov (1929-1996) André Previn (1929-2019) Merle Haggard (1937-2016) Felicity Palmer (1944) Pascal Rogé (1951) Pascal Devoyon (1953) Julian Anderson (1967)

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Louis Spohr (1784-1859) Albert Roussel (1869-1937) Herbert von Karajan (1908-1989) Goddard Lieberson (1911-1977) Richard Yardumian (1917-1985) Evan Parker (1944) Julius Drake (1959) and Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Algernon Charles Swinburne (1837-1909) Booker T. Washington (1856-1915) Arthur Hailey (1920-2004)

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Bartolomeo Cristofori (1655-1731) Bettina Brentano von Arnim (1785-1859) Hans Richter (1843-1916) Pierre Monteux (1875-1964) Joe Venuti (1898-1978) Eugène Bozza (1905-1991) Muddy Waters (1915-1983) Elmer Bernstein (1922-2004) Sergei Leiferkus (1946) Chen Yi (1953) Thomas Trotter (1957) Jane Eaglen (1960) Vladimir Jurowski

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Jean‑Baptiste‑Antoine Forqueray (1699-1782) Edward Elzear "Zez" Confrey (1895-1971) Sir Neville Cardus (1888-1975) Grigoras Dinicu (1889-1949) Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco (1895-1968) Louis Appelbaum (1918-2000) Sixten Ehrling (1918-2005) Kerstin Meyer (1928) Garrick Ohlsson (1948) Mikhail Rudy (1953) and Washi

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Hannah Penn as Hannah after and Lee Gregory as Hannah before in Portland Opera's production of As One. Photo by Cory Weaver/Portland Opera. What is the self? How do you accept yourself if you do not identify with your own gender? How do others accept you? These questions are some of the central underpinnings of As One, a

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Franz Lachner (1803-1890) Kurt Adler (1905-1988) April Cantelo (1928) Marvin Gaye (1939-1984) Raymond Gubbay (1946) and Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) Émile Zola (1840-1902) Max Ernst (1891-1976) Camille Paglia (1947)

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Jean‑Henri d'Anglebert (1629-1691) Ferrucco Busoni (1866-1924) F Melius Christiansen (1871-1955) Serge Rachmaninoff (1873-1943) Dinu Lipatti (1921-1950) William Bergsma (1921-1994) and Edmond Rostand (1868-1918) Anne McCaffrey (1926-2011) Milan Kundera (1929) Francine Prose (1947) And from the Composers Datebook: O

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Francesco Durante (1684-1755) Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) Serge Diaghliev (1872-1929) Clemens Krauss (1893-1954) John Mitchinson (1932) Herb Alpert (1935) Nelly Miricioiu (1952) Robert Gambill (1955) Jake Heggie (1961) and René Descartes (1596-1650) Andrew Marvell (1621-1678) Nikolai Gogol (1809-1852) Octavio Paz (191

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Tommaso Traetta (1727-1779) Ted Heath (1900-1969) Sandor Szokolay (1931-2013) John Eaton (1935-2015) Gordon Muma (1935) Eric Clapton (1945) Maggie Cole (1952) Margaret Fingerhut (1955) Sabine Meyer (1959) and Francisco Jose de Goya (1746-1828) Anna Sewell (1820-1878) Paul Verlaine (1844-1896) Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890

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The Oregonian published my recommendations for classical concerts this spring. The article appeared online here. I hope that you can hear these concerts.

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Henri Lutz (1864-1928) Rosina Lhévinne (1880-1976) Sir William Walton (1902-1983) E Power Biggs (1906-1977) Sir Richard Rodney Bennett (1936-2012) Guher Pekinel (1953) Suher Pekinel (1953) and Ronald Stuart Thomas (1913-2000) Eugene McCarthy (1916-2005) Judith Guest (1936) And from the Composers Datebook: On this d

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Joseph Weigl (1766-1846) Willem Mengelberg (1871-1951) Paul Whiteman (1890-1967) Rudolf Serkin (1903-1991) Jacob Avshalomov (1919-2013) Robert Ashley (1930-2014) Martin Neary (1940) Samuel Ramey (1942) Richard Stilgoe (1942) and Raphael (1483-1520) Nelson Algren (1909-1981) Mario Vargas Llosa (1936) Russell Banks (1940)

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Vincent d'Indy (1851-1931) Patty Smith Hill (1868-1946) Ferde Grofé (1892-1972) Anne Ziegler (1910-2003) Sarah Vaughn (1924-1990) Mstislav Rostropovich (1927-2007) Paul Ruders (1949) Maria Ewing (1950) Bernard Labadie (1963) and Henri Murger (1822-1861) Heinrich Mann (1871-1950) Edward Steichen (1879-1973) Ludwig Mies va

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