His compositions will always fascinate us

One of his compositions “Yashodhara” composed by him for me in 1978-79 is still relevant and never fails to move the audience. As I left the Deshmukh Auditorium of the India International Center (IIC) on Thursday, October 3, I received heartbreaking news that left me stunned. A long-time colleague and …

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Romantic opera still speaks so loudly to us today

ONE of the most romantic of all operas, this production of Bohemian came to Kenton courtesy of Opera Holloway. This traveling company of young singers was formed to promote opera and the careers of young artists and to present shows accessible to the public, especially to new audiences. The story …

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Juan Gabriel’s compositions changed the musical career of Carlos Daniels

Juan Gabriel’s music lives on and inspires developing singers like Carlos Daniels, a Colombian artist dedicated to honoring the memory of the divo of Juarez performing the singer’s compositions to other artists. In 2017, Carlos Daniels released Te Sigo Amando, a live tribute album to the legendary singer. Since then, …

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Researchers unveil AI that translates proteins into musical compositions

Scientists have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) -activated system to translate protein structures into music and reconvert them to create new proteins never before seen in nature. The method developed by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the United States provides a systematic way to translate the …

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Researchers translate proteins into musical compositions, and vice versa

A team of scientists at MIT have developed a system to convert protein sequences into audible sound that resembles musical passages. Then, by reversing the process, researchers can introduce variations in the sounds and convert them back into brand new proteins. Yu et al report a method to translate amino …

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Eluvium’s “Pianoworks” is a collection of welcoming and thoughtful compositions

By entitling this collection of pieces for piano solo Piano works, Matthew Cooper seems to be pointing out that this latest release from Eluvium should be seen as more than just ambient pop mood music. Rather, it is a collection of serious compositions. The distinction, for the most part, works. …

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OpenAI presents MuseNet: a deep neural network to generate musical compositions

OpenAI has built a new deep neural network called MuseNet to compose music, the details of which she shared in a blog post yesterday. The research organization has made a prototype co-composer powered by MuseNet available to users until May 12. Introducing MuseNet, a neural network that has discovered how …

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New album celebrates the musical compositions of movie star Charlie Chaplin, born 130 years ago today

Today 130e iconic movie star Charlie Chaplin’s birthday is celebrated with a new album, “Chaplin’s smile” a collection of his music specially arranged for violin and piano. The album features violinist Philippe Quint, who is joined on two tracks by his friend and collaborator, violinist Joshua Bell. Violinist Philippe Quint …

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Review of “The Dawn of the Romantic Opera”: subtle and playful performances

Purchase, New York After 20 years of exploring bel canto operas in Caramoor, conductor Will Crutchfield embarked on a new adventure, Teatro Nuovo, a summer training program for singers at Purchase College. Its first Bel Canto festival, nicknamed “The Dawn of the Romantic Opera”, opened last weekend with two semi-scenic …

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Kazakh television presents unique program on ethnic musical compositions

ASTANA – Kazakh TV is launching a unique project “Legends in Music” on the ancient art of kui (traditional musical composition) and kuishis, the best folk musicians in the country. Kazakh songs and music have always reflected the ancient history of the people, their feelings, their hopes and dreams, their …

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ASU Child Drama Collection Expands Reach to Academics

September 20, 2017 Archive of costume innovator Irene Corey – who created Barney looks to biblical characters – to feature a searchable list Arizona State University’s Children’s Drama Collection is the world’s largest, most used and renowned youth theater repository, according to university officials. It attracts academics, playwrights, performers, and …

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This Qawwali singer can translate musical compositions into ghungroo sounds

Having mastered the art of vocal percussion, he takes his listeners to a realm of disbelief. With his unique ability to translate musical compositions into the sounds of a ghungroo (musical bracelet) using only his vocal cords, Ehsaan Ahmed Bharti not only gave a unique dimension to qawwali, but also …

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NCPA stages Wagner’s romantic opera – CCTV News

Wilhem Richard Wagner is not only one of the few composers who built his own theater during his lifetime, he also claims an epic repertoire to keep the curtain up. Yet it is his romantic operas that really put him in the spotlight. Julian Waghann attends the premiere of “Tannhauser” …

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Soprano finds his full voice in the voluptuous romantic French opera

Gheorghiu opened the drama further in its second installment, but not before the orchestra, led by Tiberiu Soare, played the intermezzo with some finely expressive cello and viola solos from Act II of “The other Manon“(by Puccini: as he says, a woman like Manon can have more than one lover). …

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Carl Maria von Weber’s German romantic opera Der Freischutz (The Marksman) returns to Melbourne

Chundy says, “We took inspiration from films such as Nosferatu and Metropolis, and painters such as van Gogh and Munch, who have given us creative ways to portray horror – the oozes and drips of paint, heavy lighting and shadow, color and gray. “ The magical scenes are in garish …

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robotic instrument plays tattoos as musical compositions

robotic instrument plays tattoos as musical compositionsall images are courtesy of :: vtol :: moscow media artist dmitry morozov from :: vtol :: designed and developed a sound controller that creates a sheet music of a tattoo. “Read my body” uses a robotic instrument that combines the human body and …

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Massenet’s tragic romantic opera ‘Werther’ arrives at the Met: Live in HD

Associated media Jonas Kaufmann (left) plays the title role in Massenet’s “Werther”, alongside Sophie Koch as Charlotte. The opera will screen at the Met: Live in HD on March 15. Massenet’s fascinating tragedy “Werther” will be screened at the Roxy Theater in Potsdam on March 15, with a encore screening …

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My father’s geology lessons on the road now inspire my musical compositions

(The following was submitted by listener Ben Leeds Carson, composer and professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Receive the Geo Quiz by SMS to your phone and find out how you can submit your own quiz by sending “Geo Quiz “at 69866) As I was listening to The …

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Not Just a Romantic Opera – The Denver Post

It is hardly surprising that Giacomo Puccini’s creation, “La Bohème,” from 1896, consistently ranks among the most popular operas of all time. It features a classic love story, picturesque Parisian settings and a dramatic end of death by consumption. Even before it opened on Saturday night, the latest production of …

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Beloved “Boheme”: Puccini’s Romantic Opera has something for everyone

Brent Wojahn, OregonianSoprano Alyson Cambridge lights up the second act of “La Bohème” as the tumultuous Musetta. that of Puccini perhaps the most beloved work of all opera. Its romantic story of starving artists and Parisian courtesans falling in love and facing poverty makes audiences’ hearts beat faster. His great …

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