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Members of Ritz Chamber Players Perform Beethoven’s Triple Concerto with Style

Flair, pizzazz and sophistication are what can best describe the ultra-talented members of the Ritz Chamber Players, who were the featured performers at a recent concert of the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Pianist Terrence Wilson, Violinist Kelly Hall-Tompkins and Cellist Tahirah … Continue reading

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Golijov, Tchaikovsky and Joshua Bell – A Perfect Mix of Exceptional Class

The outstanding performance of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Joshua Bell October 1 was a thrill for the entire audience that filled symphony hall. Osvaldo Golijov’s (1960-) “Sidereus,” Overture for Small Orchestra began the evening with celestial awe. The combination … Continue reading

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The Romanze of Augustin Hadelich and Alban Gerhardt

The Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra’s January 7 concert was a large, romantic serenade by two musicians who understand their instruments’ needs—how to be held, how to be adored and how to be caressed. Violinist Augustin Hadelich performed on his 1723 “Ex-Kiesewetter” … Continue reading

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