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Hilary, Arnold, and You!

Posted at 11:14 AM on September 5, 2008 by Gillian Martin (1 Comments)

In this election year, I suppose I should clarify: that's Hilary Hahn, Arnold Schoenberg, and you.

Arnold Schoenberg's birthday is coming up next week. In honor of it, Amanda Ameer and her blog Life's a Pitch will have an interactive, ask-violinist-Hilary-Hahn-about-her-recent-best-selling-recording-of-Schoenberg's-violin-concerto on-line/video event.

Find out more about it (and see Herr Schoenberg looking especially festive) here.

(Thanks to Classical MPR web guru Monique Francesca for the tip.)

Comments (1)

Perhaps the URL would be helpful:


Posted by Zoidberg | September 7, 2008 1:37 PM