RLPO Launches into Cyberspace
The Internet virtual world Second Life offers gamers a chance to reinvent themselves, and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra hopes to turn many into fans of classical music. In September, the RLPO performed live for a small audience of avatars in a virtual replica of Art Deco hall, establishing itself as the first major orchestra to do so.
To celebrate ELLIOTT CARTER'S 100th birthday this year, the PACIFICA QUARTET will perform the American composer's five string quartets presented by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center in New York on January 30. Events will include a pre-concert workshop by the quartet, …
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