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Quartet helps keep classical music alive

For the much-decorated Lark Quartet, classical music is more than just playing the works of dead people. That's why at its Augusta concert, the group will begin with Schubert and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/25/ent_207296.shtml
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Conductor wants to show that classical music has lots of soul

...Emil du Cou had few opportunities for exposure to classical music. His was not a family that made outings to concerts, operas or ballets. For him, classical music was elevated, seemingly beyond reach. Only later...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/14/art_187228.shtml
Arts
Governor wants babies to hear classical music

...Beethoven for babies? Gov. Zell Miller, an avid country music buff, wants Georgia newborns listening often to soothing classical music to boost their brain power. To make that happen, Mr. Miller asked the Legislature on Tuesday to spend $105,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/14/met_220543.shtml
Metro
Rumsfeld's 'poetic' voice set to classical music

...Rumsfeld's unscripted remarks are at once deliberate and casual, and often simply odd. The combination is perfect for classical music, Kong said in an interview with The Associated Press. "What we show in the songs is that we believe that Rumsfeld...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/14/mus_415556.shtml
Music
Lightwire Theater will give life and light to dinosaur tale

...tradition of ballet, removing spoken dialogue in favor of movement and music to tell the story. But don't expect only classical music along with the bright movement on the stage."It's a sound track with music, with anything from classical and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-07/lightwire-theater-wil
Miller unveils disc of music for babies

...heard their first strains of classical music from a cartoon or car commercial...specially-produced collection of classical music to be delivered to every Georgia...regularly. Yet, advocating classical music is a little out of character...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/25/met_231740.shtml
Metro
More and more classical acts crossing over

...of the most revered venues in classical music. Yet this year you'll hear...styles. If I were to only do classical music, it would be boring to me...she says. "They do like classical music but they do enjoy listening to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/24/mus_423133.shtml
Music
Classically inclined

To many teens, classical music might mean old-school hip-hop...I've always had this love for classical music," she said. "It's what I...six-fiddle band Barrage. Teens who play classical music know they will not be getting much...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/27/xtr_118107.shtml
Xtreme
Documentary explores the pressures of competition

...Shine, became the hot ticket in classical music, some musicians and critics...key role in another real-life classical music story. This one should satisfy...public television special on classical music. In a way the Van Cliburn is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/05/ent_215546.shtml
Things to Do
Singer is Joyous onstage

...of operatic training, an encyclopedic knowledge of classical music history and forms, or a resume bristling with roles...South Carolina school that she became interested in classical music. After graduation, Sandra Walker, a local mezzo-soprano...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/17/app_345249.shtml
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