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Why Rachmaninov, Copland and Symphony Orchestras Keep Us Moving

There is an intense wheel many of us find ourselves on, much like hamsters. The wheel of life continues to spin, filled with activity, but there seems to be no end to the mounting responsibilities. As it circles with us … Continue reading

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Music of Puccini’s La Bohème an Everlasting Favorite

Giacomo Puccini’s (1858-1924) opera La Bohème is a favorite in the Italian opera repertoire. Is it the music, the story, the costumes that draw large crowds to each production? Whatever the attraction, a piece of it will remain with you … Continue reading

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Joshua Bell Wows JSO Audience with Bruch Violin Concerto

Violinist Joshua Bell was the featured performer for the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra’s concert this past weekend. The audience that arrived for the sold-out performance (the choral terrace seats were opened to comply with the demand) and sat through the first … Continue reading

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