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Video game tunes go mainstream

LOS ANGELES - Violinists playing sweetly beneath her, the video game heroine Lara Croft has two guns blazing and the full attention of 10,000 people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/08/mus_444268.shtml
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Javacya school will hold winter recital at museum

An orchestra of mostly pint-size violinists will perform this weekend. The Javacya Arts Conservatory...North Augusta-based music school, under the direction of violinist Patrice Minor-Floyd. The Javacya Arts Youth Chamber Orchestra...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/25/ric_113819.shtml
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Classical violinist knows his way around a fiddle

AIKEN --- Classical violinist Bobby Yang will perform in Aiken on...Yang is the "ultimate acoustic violinist," said Kristin Brown of the Aiken...a statement from the center, the violinist "has reinvented the sound of acoustic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/16/aik_483400.shtml
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Violinist communicates through language of music

Violinist Vadim Gluzman was born in the Soviet Union, is an Israeli citizen and...He was 16 in 1991 when he played for and was befriended by the late violinist Isaac Stern. Three years later, he won the prestigious Henryk Szeryng...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/22/app_334804.shtml
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Noted violinist to add rich flavor to concert

Acclaimed violinist Aaron Rosand joins the Augusta Symphony...my estimation, one of the greatest violinists performing today," says Dr. Portnoy...The Augusta Symphony Orchestra, with violinist Aaron RosandWhen: 7:30 p.m. Saturday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/21/ent_217822.shtml
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Violinist focuses on new sound with his American string music

Over the course of his nearly 30-year career, violinist Mark O'Connor has composed classical pieces, fiddled with bluegrass bands and developed a well-documented thing for swing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/10/mus_21309.shtml
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Augusta travelers continue to check in with postcards

...Symphony was performing Beethoven's Ninth. In the piece, there's a long passage of about 20 minutes during which the bass violinists have nothing to do. Rather than sit around the whole time, some bassists decided to sneak offstage and go to the tavern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-19/augusta-travelers-continue-ch
Strings tie close-knit musicians to passion

...the tempo she wants from the 20-odd violinists who will perform Handel's Messiah...were kids up there?' " she said. The violinists are kids, in fact, ranging from seventh...to name a few. The principal second violinist in the Augusta Symphony Orchestra...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/21/met_560286.shtml
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North Augusta's Javacya school will put on recital at museum

An orchestra of mostly pint-size violinists will perform this weekend. The Javacya Arts Conservatory...North Augusta-based music school, under the direction of violinist Patrice Minor-Floyd. The Javacya Arts Youth Chamber Orchestra...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/28/aik_114014.shtml
Chamber musicians feed off the artistry

For violinist Ralph Evans, performing chamber music...particular -- said Mr. Evans, first violinist for the Fine Arts Quartet. Making a...Romanian-born cellist Wolfgang Laufer; second violinist Efim Boico, a native Russian; and American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/22/ent_250930.shtml
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