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WASHINGTON, January 23, 2015 – With its outsized ambitions and bigger-than-life personalities, the media and entertainment business has frequently proved to be a warren...

Martin Freeman co-stars as Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug now availabe in Blu-ray from Warner Home Video.

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Perfect weekend to watch Peter Jackson’s second installment of J.R.R. Tolkien’s legendary work on Blu-ray before heading out to see Battle of Five Armies

Members of Fifth House Ensemble.

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CHICAGO, December 4, 2014 – There was a time not so long ago when the new music offerings in Chicago were narrow in availability...

Tre Voci. (PR photo of the artists)

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CHICAGO, November 5, 2014 – Tre Voci: three contrasting compositional voices speak through three contrasting instruments in this new ECM recording. Violist Kim Kashkashian...

Cleveland's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, viewed from Lake Erie.

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CLEVELAND, October 9, 2014 — The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has just announced its nominees for induction into the Rock and Roll...

François Couturier and Anja Lechner.

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CHICAGO, October 5, 2014 – Self-proclaimed esoteric Christian spiritual teacher G.I. Gurdjieff is best known for teaching “the Fourth Way.” That’s a method for...

Armenian composer Tigran Mansurian.

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CHICAGO, September 16, 2014 – In September and October, we will present a series of articles relating to recent releases and catalogue highlights from...

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NEW YORK, September 3, 2014 —In some ways Betsey Giammattei is a pretty typical twenty year old. She's in college, she works part times, and...

Image courtesy Dominican House of Studies Schola.

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COLLEGE PARK, May 16, 2014 - There is simply no substitute for authenticity. Where sacred vocal music is concerned, the truth of this maxim...

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Now almost four years after his passing, the final works of Górecki are beginning to emerge