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Chinese musician to translate Tagore compositions

May 5th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 5 (IANS) Renowned Chinese musician Liu Yuening is set about to translate Rabindranath Tagore's compositions into Chinese as part of the bard's 150th birth anniversary celebrations. The first ... Read more...

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Chinese who killed woman after accident sentenced to death

April 22nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 22 (IANS) A student of music who stabbed to death a woman after an accident as he feared she will report him to the authorities was sentenced ... Read more...

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Chinese now swap skills on internet

April 16th, 2011 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 16 (IANS) Everyone knows the internet is a useful place to conduct business. The Chinese have gone a step ahead. They are now swapping their skills on the ... Read more...

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Egyptian blind all-women orchestra to tour India

April 5th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) The Cairo-based Al Nour Wal Amal (Light & Hope) orchestra comprising 38 visually-challenged women musicians will enthral listeners with the music of Mozart, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and other ... Read more...

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Reshma Shetty in new USA TV Series

June 5th, 2009 - 7:48 pm ICT by GD
Seen on stage previously as "Zelina" in Don Giovanni and "Musetta" in La Boheme, during her stint at the University of Kentucky Opera Theater, Reshma Shetty is all set to appear now ... Read more...

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The best musicians all have the perfect pitch

May 20th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 20 (IANS) Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Sinatra and Hendrix - these and many others of the world's most famous musicians have had the "perfect" or "absolute" pitch. The ability, defined as recognising the ... Read more...

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Berlin Philharmonic gets first woman pianist in residence

April 22nd, 2008 - 11:49 pm ICT by admin
DPA Berlin, April 22 (DPA) Tokyo-born Mitsuko Uchida is to become the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra's first woman pianist in residence, the Philharmonic announced Tuesday. When she was 12, Uchida moved with her family ... Read more...

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A.R. Rahman launches first Indian orchestra

March 12th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by admin
By Chitra Prakash Chennai, March 12 (IANS) After waiting for seven years, India's most famous contemporary music composer A.R. Rahman Wednesday launched his first full-fledged orchestra. It has been named "Global Music" and ... Read more...

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