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How to spot a Stradivarius - Challenge your musical ear - Telegraph

How to spot a Stradivarius - Challenge your musical ear  - Telegraph | Classical Music Lovers | Scoop.it
CLASSICAL: Can you spot the sound of a #Stradivarius violin? Take our audio test and find out http://t.co/H0xjZPfWDs http://t.co/3lfFITBElF
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Genius idea from the Telegraph. I picked out the Strad - but not the 18th century German violin...

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Fighting hunger with classical music - Staunton News Leader

Fighting hunger with classical music - Staunton News Leader | Classical Music Lovers | Scoop.it
Fighting hunger with classical music
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On Saturday and Sunday, Music Feeds Us promotes hunger relief with benefit concerts to support Blue Ridge Area Food Bank.
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The Fine Art of Tough Love

The Fine Art of Tough Love | Classical Music Lovers | Scoop.it

 

Our greatest teachers are hard on us. (The Fine Art of Tough Love - Joanne Lipman - Harvard Business Review http://t.co/MFP3rH06sE

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Grants for Arts, Culture & Design in Schools | Target Corporate

Grants for Arts, Culture & Design in Schools | Target Corporate | Classical Music Lovers | Scoop.it
Enrich student education with music, art, dance and drama by applying for an Arts, Culture & Design Grant from Target. (Enrich education with music, art, dance and drama by applying for an Arts, Culture & Design Grant from Target.
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Do you know of other companies out there doing this? Target Foundation awards grants to school arts programs....

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Sex isn't what sells classical music, Nicole Benedetti says - Telegraph.co.uk

Sex isn't what sells classical music, Nicole Benedetti says - Telegraph.co.uk | Classical Music Lovers | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Sex isn't what sells classical music, Nicole Benedetti says Telegraph.co.uk The success of women in classical music is nothing to do with their looks, the violinist Nicola Benedetti has argued, as she reveals her frustration at...
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The Importance of Art in Child Development . Music & Arts . Education | PBS Parents

The Importance of Art in Child Development . Music & Arts . Education | PBS Parents | Classical Music Lovers | Scoop.it
Although some may regard art education as a luxury, simple creative activities are some of the building blocks of child development. Learn more about the developmental benefits of art.
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More evidence that music makes kids smarter....

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Check out how the L.A. Philharmonic reacted when a recent earthquake struck mid-concert CBC Music - Free Streaming Radio, Videos, Songs, Concerts & Playlists

Check out how the L.A. Philharmonic reacted when a recent earthquake struck mid-concert CBC Music - Free Streaming Radio, Videos, Songs, Concerts & Playlists | Classical Music Lovers | Scoop.it
Apr 08, 2014: On March 28 at 9:09 p.m., a 5.1 magnitude earthquake struck Los Angeles.
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The show must go on: LA Philharmonic doesn't break stride last month as  earthquake strikes and audience rushes for the exits.

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Strings Attached One Tough Teacher and the Gift of Great Expectations By (author) Joanne Lipman, By (author) Melanie Kupchynsky, With Melanie Kupchynsky - Free worldwide shipping by Indonesia Onlin...

Strings Attached One Tough Teacher and the Gift of Great Expectations By (author) Joanne Lipman, By (author) Melanie Kupchynsky, With Melanie Kupchynsky - Free worldwide shipping by Indonesia Onlin... | Classical Music Lovers | Scoop.it
Strings Attached One Tough Teacher and the Gift of Great Expectations By (author) Joanne Lipman, By (author) Melanie Kupchynsky, With Melanie Kupchynsky - Free worldwide shipping by Indonesia Online Bookstore (#Deal #Malaysia #Books: Strings...
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In blindfold test, top violinists choose new, cheaper instruments over Stradivarius CBC Music - Free Streaming Radio, Videos, Songs, Concerts & Playlists

In blindfold test, top violinists choose new, cheaper instruments over Stradivarius CBC Music - Free Streaming Radio, Videos, Songs, Concerts & Playlists | Classical Music Lovers | Scoop.it
Apr 09, 2014: Classical violinists often rhapsodize about the sound that emanates from a rare Stradivarius violin — but it turns out that, if you … (In blindfold test, top violinists choose new, cheaper instruments over Stradivarius
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Too funny....and perhaps not surprising

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More women take charge in orchestra offices and on podiums : Entertainment

More women take charge in orchestra offices and on podiums : Entertainment | Classical Music Lovers | Scoop.it
It’s not only women instrumentalists whose numbers have increased, says Polly Kahn, vice president for learning and leadership development at the League of American Orchestras, but women executives and conductors.
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Encouraging but not yet convincing....

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13 reasons classical music is NOT dead

13 reasons classical music is NOT dead | Classical Music Lovers | Scoop.it
Is classical music dead? Of course not. Here's why. (Is classical music dead? Of course not. And here's why: http://t.co/ITa9J8mQIY)
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No. 1: It's cheaper than football

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