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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

Sidonie Goossens (1899-2004) Vittorio Giannini (1903-1966) Karl-Birger Blomdahl (1916-1968) Emil Gilels (1916-1985) Robin Holloway (1943) Robert Morris (1943) and Leigh Hunt (1784-1859) Auguste Lumière (1862-1954) Miguel Ángel Asturias (1899-1974) Jack Anderson (1922-2005) John le Carré (David John Moore Cornwell) (19

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Luca Marenzio (1553-1599) Baldassare Galuppi (1706-1785) Lotte Lenya (1898-1981) Alexander Young (1920-2000) Egil Hovland (1924-2013) Chuck Berry (1926-2017) Wynton Marsalis (1961) and Heinrich von Kleist (1777-1811) Henri Bergson (1859-1941) A. J. Liebling (1904-1963) Ntozake Shange (1948) Rick Moody (1961)

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Herbert Howells (1892-1983) Shinichi Suzuki (1898-1998) Rolando Panerai (1924) Reiner Goldberg (1939) Stephen Kovacevich (1940) and Georg Büchner (1813-1837) Nathanael West (1903-1940) Arthur Miller (1915-2005) and from the Composers Datebook: On this day in 1978, President Jimmy Carter presents the Congressional Medal

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Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679-1745) Franz [Ferenc] Doppler (1821-1883) James Lockhart (1930) Derek Bourgeois (1941) Marin Alsop (1956) Erkki-Sven Tüür (1959) Dmitri Hvorostovsky (1962-2017) and Noah Webster (1758-1843) Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Eugene O'Neill (1888-1953) Günter Grass (1927-2015) Thomas Lynch (1948) And from

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Bernhard Crusell (1775-1838) Dag Wirén (1905-1985) Harold Blumenfeld (1923-2014) Karl Richter (1926-1981) Barry McGuire (1935) Suzanne Murphy (1941) Peter Phillips (1953) and Virgil (70 B.C.E.- 19 B.C.E.) Helen Hunt Jackson (1830-1885) Friedrich Nietzsche, (1844-1900) P. G. Wodehouse (1881-1975) Varian Fry (1907-1967) Jo

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Alexander Zimlinsky (1871-1942) Gary Graffman (1928) Rafael Puyana (1931-2013) Enrico di Giuseppe (1932-2005) La Monte (Thorton) Young (1935) Sir Cliff Richard (1940) Kaija Saariaho (1952) and Katherine Mansfield (1888-1923) E. E. Cummings (1894-1962) Hannah Arendt (1906-1975) Katha Pollitt (1949)

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Art Tatum (1910-1956) Hugo Weisgall (1912-1997) Gustav Winckler (1925-1979) Paul Simon (1941) Leona Mitchell (1949) Kristine Ciesinski (1950) Melvyn Tan (1956) Mark Applebaum (1967) and Conrad Richter (1890-1968) Arna Bontemps (1902-1973)

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Sylvius Leopold Weiss (1686-1750) Johann Ludwig Krebs (1713-1780) Arthur Nikisch (1855-1922) Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) Healey Willan (1880-1968) Carlos López Buchardo (1881-1948) Gilda Dalla Rizza (1892-1975) Erich Gruenberg (1924) Pilar Lorengar (1938-1996) Luciano Pavarotti (1935-2007) Daryl Runswick (1946) Pene

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George Bridgetower (1780-1860) Fernando De Lucia (1860-1925) R. Nathaniel Dett (1882-1943) Albert Stoessel (1894-1943) Eugene Weigel (1910-1998) Art Blakey (1919-1990) Ennio Morricone (1928) David Rendall (1948) and Mason Locke Weems (1759-1825) Eleanor Roosevelt (1883-1962) Elmore Leonard (1925-2013) Thich Nhat Hanh (192

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Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901) Vernon Duke (1903-1969) Paul Creston (1906-1985) Thelonious Monk (1917-1982) Gloria Coates (1938) Sir Willard White (1946) John Prine (1946) Steve Martland (1959) Evgeny Kissin (1971) and Jean-Antoine Watteau (1684-1721) Harold Pinter (1930-2008) And from The Writer's Almanac: It’s the birt

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Harry Lawrence Freeman (1869-1954) Carl Flesch (1873-1944) Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921) Roger Goeb (1914-1997) Einojuhani Routavaara (1928-2016) Alfons Kontarsky (1932-2010) John Lennon (1940-1980) Jackson Browne (1948) Sally Burgess (1953) Roberto Sierra (1953) and Ivo Andrić (1892-1975) Bruce Catton (1899-1978) L

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Whether the piece was Classical, Romantic, modern, or a world premiere – guest conductor Jun Märkl and the Oregon Symphony handled it all with panache. Märkl, a frequent guest with the orchestra since 2013, used his balletic style and pinpoint, to express the music of Haydn, Brahms, Copland, and Katherine Balch. It was

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Heinrich Schütz (1585-1672) Baldassare Galuppi (1706-1785) Louis Vierne (1870-1937) Will Vodery (1885-1951) Paul V. Yoder (1908-1990) James Sample (1910-1995) Kurt Redel (1918-2013) Toru Takemitsu (1930-1996) Johnny Ramone (1948-2004) Robert Saxton (1953) Carl Vine (1954) Tabea Zimmermann (1968) Bruno Mantovani (1974) an

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William Billings (1746-1800) Joe Hill (1879-1915) Alfred Wallenstein (1898-1983) Shura Cherkassky (1911-1995) Charles Dutoit (1936) John Mellencamp (1951) Yo-Yo Ma (1955) Li Yundi (1982) and James Whitcomb Riley (1849-1916) Niels Bohr (1885-1962) Helen Clark MacInnes (1907-1985) Desmond Tutu, (1931) Amiri Baraka (aka LeR

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William Bradbury (1816-1868) Jenny Lind (1820-1887) Julia Culp (1880-1970) Karol Szymanowski (1882-1937) Maria Jeritza (1887-1982) Edwin Fischer (1886-1960) Paul Badura-Skoda (1927) Dennis Wicks (1928-2003) Udo Zimmermann (1943) Keith Lewis (1950) and Le Corbusier (1887-1965) Caroline Gordon (1895-1981) From the Writer'

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Cyril Bradley Rootham (1875-1938) Jürgen Jürgens (1925-1994) John Downey (1927-2004) Iwan Edwards (1937) Ken Noda (1962) and Denis Diderot (1713-1784) Helen Churchill Candee (1858-1949) Flann O’Brien (1911-1966) Václav Havel (1936-2011) Edward P. Jones (1950) Neil deGrasse Tyson (1958) Maya Ying Lin (1959) And fro

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Fanny Tacchinardi‑Persiani (1812-1867) Alain Daniélou (1907-1994) Alain Lombard (1940) Richard Wilson (1941) John Aler (1949) Fransico Araiza (1950) Marc Minkowski (1962) David Dzubay (1964) and Frederic Remington (1861-1909) Damon Runyan (1880-1946) Buster Keaton (1895-1966) Brenden Gill (1914-1997) Jackie Collins (1

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Antoine Dauvergne (1713-1797) Stanisław Skrowaczewski (1923-2017) Steve Reich (1936) and Emily Post (1873-1960) Thomas Wolfe (1900-1938) Harvey Kurtzman (1924-1993) Gore Vidal (1925-2012)

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The Vancouver Symphony kicked off its 40th season on Saturday (September 29) with solid performances of works by Samuel Barber and Leonard Bernstein plus a world premiere by local composer and contra-bassoonist Nicole Buetti. Japanese virtuoso Mayuko Kamio, who opened the orchestra’s concert season a couple of years ago w

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Frantisek Tuma (1704-1774) Henry Février (1875-1957) Leroy Shield (1893-1962) Francis Jackson (1917) Mary Jeanne van Appledorn (1927-2014) Kenneth Leighton (1929-1988) Michel Plasson (1933) Phill Niblock (1933) Peter Frankl (1935) Ton Koopman (1944) Jonathan Summers (1946) and Mahatma Gandhi, (1869-1948) Wallace Stevens

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J. Friedrich Eduard Sobolewski (1808-1872) Henry Clay Work (1832-1884) Paul Dukas (1865-1935) Vladimir Horowitz (1904-1989) Sylvano Bussotti (1931) and Jimmy Carter (1924) Tim O'Brien (1946) and from the Composers Datebook: This day in 1924 marked the opening of The Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia, funded by

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Johann Svendsen (1840-1911) Sir Charles V. Stanford (1852-1924) Václav Smetáček (1906-1986) David Oistrakh (1908-1974) Dame Julie Andrews (1935) Johnny Mathis (1935) Alan Hacker (1938-2012) Jonathan Lloyd (1948) Andrew Rindfleisch (1963) and W.S. Merwin (1927) Truman Capote (1924-1984) Elie Wiesel (1928-2016)

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Jacques-Martin Hottetere (1674-1763) Joaquin Nin (y Castellanos) (1879-1949) Gene Autry (1907-1998) Richard Bonynge (1930) Jerry Lee Lewis (1935) Jean-Luc Ponty (1942) and Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616) Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865) Miguel de Unamuno (1864-1936) Enrico Fermi (1901-1954)

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The Columbian newspaper has published my preview of opening concert for the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra's 40th season.  Click here to read the article.

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Johann Mattheson (1681-1764) Florent Schmitt (1870-1958) Vivian Fine (1913-2000) Rudolf Barshai (1924-2010) Edward Applebaum (1937) Catherine Robbin (1950) Michaela Comberti (1952-2003) and Confusius (551 BCE - 479 BCE) Caravaggio (1571-1610) Kate Douglas Wiggin (1856-1923) Edith Pargeter (1913-1995) Simon Winchester (194

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Cyril Scott (1879-1970) Vincent Youmans (1898-1946) Jean Berger (1909-2002) Igor Kipnis (1930-2002) Dame Josephine Barstow (1940) Misha Dichter (1945) Chris Merritt (1952) Dimitry Sitkovetsky (1954) and Sir William Empson (1906-1984) Joyce Johnson (1935) Kay Ryan (1945)

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Alfred Cortot (1877-1962) Charles Munch (1891-1968) George Gershwin (1898-1937) Yvonne Levering (1905-2006) Fritz Wunderlich (1930-1966) Salvatore Accardo (1941) Dale Duesing (1947) and T. S. Eliot (1888-1965) Martin Heidegger (1889-1976) Jane Smiley (1949) and from The Writer's Almanac: On this day in 1957, 20 years af

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Johann Nikolaus Hanff (1663-1711) Jean-Phillippe Rameau (1683-1764) Léon Boëllmann (1862-1897) Roberto Gerhard (1896-1970) Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) Sir Colin Davis (1927-2013) Glenn Gould (1932-1982) Stella Sung (1959) and William Faulkner (1897-1962) Mark Rothko (1903-1970) Shel Silverstein (1930-1999)

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Blind Lemon Jefferson (1893-1929) Sir Andrzej Panufnik (1914-1991) Vaclav Nelhybel (1919-1996) Cornell MacNeil (1922-2011) Alfredo Kraus (1927-1999) John Rutter (1945) Marc Neikrug (1946) and Horace Walpole (1717-1797) F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940) Eavan Boland (1944) and from the Composers Datebook: On this day in 19

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Jacques Féréol Mazas (1782-1849) William Levi Dawson (1899-1990) Jarmila Novotná (1907-1994) Soulima Stravinsky (1910-1994) Alexander Arutiunian (1920-2012) Ray Charles (1930-2004) John Coltrane (1926-1967) Robert Helps (1928-2001) Bruce Springsteen (1949) William Shimell (1952) and Euripides (ca 480 BC - 406 BC) - to

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