Joshua Bell

Adult alternative to 'The Nutcracker' coming to Marigny Opera House | NOLA.com

Over on St. Ferdinand Street, Marigny Opera Ballet is getting ready to dance into the holidays with a fun, bubbly confection that Company Director …

Ballet

5 things learned from the Stampeders' West Final victory over the Eskimos

Upon further analysis of the Calgary Stampeders’ 32-28 CFL West Final victory over the Edmonton Eskimos, one thing is abundantly clear: we’ve learned …

Canadian News

Tunde ready for Sunday

The kid can be forgiven for wondering whether he’s been banished to an echo chamber.<p>“You know what?’’ teases safety Joshua Bell. “He gets the best of …

Calgary Stampeders

Stamps secondary aims to take away Esks deep ball

The Edmonton Eskimos present a well-documented challenge for the Calgary Stampeders secondary.<p>They bring a handful of talented receivers who can …

Canadian Football League

Stampeders shrug off losing skid ahead of West final

'You hear the doubters,' says Calgary safety Joshua Bell on 3 straight losses<p>The Calgary Stampeders are aware of the doubts. After all, they created …

Sports (Canada)

Morris: Josh Bell using mental game to his advantage

In the 1973 movie Magnum Force, Clint Eastwood’s Dirty Harry character utters the famous line “man’s got to know his limitations.”Calgary Stampeder …

Canadian Football League

Matchup is licensed to thrill

There are times when Mike (Shaken, not Stirred) Reilly must close his eyes and fantasize that he’s James Bond visiting Q, the gizmos and gadgets …

Canadian Football League

Lynn Wyatt, Bill Clinton help Elton John celebrate 25th anniversary of his AIDS foundation

<b>Lynn Wyatt</b> joined her good friend <b>Elton John</b> at a star-studded gala to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Elton John AIDS Foundation at New York's …

Houston

Wollongong celebrates Yes same-sex marriage win

HAPPY RESULT: Stephanie Toole and Nikki Rumpca were at the UniBar on Wednesday, November 15 to hear the Yes vote prevail. Picture: Robert Peet<p>As the …

Equality

Joshua Bell wins Presidents' Ring

The Calgary Stampeders are pleased to announce that defensive back Joshua Bell is the recipient of the team’s Presidents’ Ring award for 2017.<p>The …

Canadian Football League

Elton John Celebrates 25 Years of His Foundation With Help From Bill Clinton, Aretha Franklin & Neil Patrick Harris

Twenty-five years ago around a kitchen table in Atlanta, Elton John and a few friends decided to start the Elton John AIDS Foundation to combat …

Music

The Elton John AIDS Foundation Pulled Out All the Stops at Its Fall Gala

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, the E.J.A.F. had everyone from Aretha Franklin to Bill Clinton on hand.<p>It was almost 11 p.m. by the time <b>Aretha Franklin,</b> in a white fur jacket, took to the altar-turned-stage inside the Upper West Side’s colossal Cathedral of St. John the Divine and hit her first …

Aretha Franklin

Finding escape from despair in Bell’s Romantic recital

Some days, you just need escapism. On Sunday afternoon, as news broke of yet another horrific mass shooting in America, I found myself at the Music Center at Strathmore, awaiting the start of a recital from Joshua Bell and wondering how the American violinist’s affable, crowd-pleasing musicianship …

Entertainment

Music is not for ears

We never just hear music. Our experience of it is saturated in cultural expectations, personal memory and the need to move<i>By Elizabeth Hellmuth</i> …

Psychology

Ziúr and Aïsha Devi - "Body of Light" (video) (premiere)

In many ways, Joshua Ralph is the least famous "famous person" in the world.<p>For young Joshua Ralph (who prefers to go by J. Ralph), the story started …

Violin

Bernstein lives on through his music

October 30, 2017 5:00 AM<br>NEW YORK • He conducted with his hands as well as his body and face.

Orchestras

Stampeders lose to Eskimos

EDMONTON – A loss is a loss is a loss.<p>There’s no sugarcoating that, and the Calgary Stampeders lost their second game in a row on Saturday, falling …

Canadian News

Unfiltered: Andy Beckstoffer, Klay Thompson Shoot for 100 Points for California Fire Relief | Unfiltered | News & Features

California vineyard "big man" <b>Andy Beckstoffer</b> may be pleased when To Kalon, Dr. Crane and Georges III notch high-scoring performances, but this week, …

Wine

Review: Bernstein Brings Alan Gilbert Back to the Philharmonic

Alan Gilbert’s return to the New York Philharmonic on Wednesday showed why he’s going to be missed.<p>In his first appearance at David Geffen Hall since stepping aside last season as the orchestra’s music director, Mr. Gilbert led the first program of Bernstein’s Philharmonic, a three-week series in …

The Arts

Celebrating Bernstein at 100

A generation ago, when classical music still held sway in the popular culture, the influence of Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990) seemed unparalleled. As a world-class conductor, pianist, television educator, and composer of both Broadway musicals and serious concert works, “Lenny,” as his friends …

Opinion

Your Week in Culture: Kendrick Lamar, Leonard Bernstein and Crime Scene Dioramas

<i>New TV shows, museum openings, film releases and concerts — it’s a lot to keep track of. Let us help you. For the week of Oct.</i> <i>22</i><i>, seven events in New York and elsewhere not to be missed:</i><p><b>Pop: Voodoo Music & Arts Experience</b><p><i>Oct. 27-29; voodoofestival.com.</i><p>Held each fall since 1999 in New Orleans’s …

The Theatre

5 Things You Must Do This Weekend, Oct. 20–22

Zombies descend, opera returns, and violinists impress.

Houston

Singleton is a triple awards threat

Alex Singleton is drawn to the football. As basic as that.<p>Single-mindedly. Relentlessly. Naturally.<p>The way iron filings are drawn to a magnet.<p>“No. …

Canadian Football League

A Stylish Plant Pot to Replace Your 20 Year Old Teracotta Ones

Our plant pot Kipo aims to emphasize our philosophy of use only locally sourced and sustainable materials to solve the unknown problems of our daily …

Plants

Joshua Bell gets a bloody nose at fraudster concert

During an event billed as ‘The Concert of a Lifetime’, the violinist Joshua Bell suffered a persistent nosebleed and was reaching for tissues …

Classical Music

L.A. Chamber Orchestra gets a hand from Joshua Bell and guest conductor Jaime Martín

The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra’s concert with violinist Joshua Bell on Saturday night at the Alex Theatre in Glendale started the first season in 20 years without Jeffrey Kahane as music director, and the search is still on for his successor.<p>Prospective candidates like Peter Oundjian, Karina …

Orchestras

WSO strings together its 10th consecutive surplus

The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra made sweet financial music in 2016-17, announcing its 10th consecutive annual surplus at its general meeting Tuesday …

Canadian News

Embertone Intros Joshua Bell Violin

<b>Embertone</b> has introduced <b>Joshua Bell Violin</b>, a new solo violin virtual instrument, created in collaboration with Grammy Award-winning violin virtuoso</b> …

Guitar

4 Reasons Why Raising Your Price Is a Brilliant Marketing Move

Marketing > Sales Strategies<p>Charging less than your competitors signals potential clients that you doubt the value of what you offer.<p>Christian Martin • Guest Writer<p>It’s natural and tempting to think that lower prices will attract more clients, offer better value for your customers, and make your …

Violin

Boston kicks off a year of US tributes to Leonard Bernstein

BOSTON (AP) — He was a wunderkind: the youngest music director ever to lead the New York Philharmonic and the genius behind the score to "West Side Story."<p>The late Leonard Bernstein would have turned 100 next year, and on Friday, the Boston Symphony Orchestra kicks off a new season dedicated to the …

Orchestras