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Classical Notes: January 10, 2008 Archive

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Posted at 4:53 PM on January 10, 2008 by Rex Levang

Violinist Julia Fischer scores a triumph in the Grieg Concerto...that's right, the Grieg Piano Concerto.

Noted pianist has a run-in with the law

The convention of rapt silence at a concert may be of recent date, according to a recent book, prompting this reflection*.

Covent Garden (aka the Royal Opera House) has begun putting its archive online. Two collections, of costumes and photographs, are online thus far

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