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Classical Notes: April 28, 2011 Archive

The Short Version: Bavarian Idol

Posted at 11:00 AM on April 28, 2011 by Bill Morelock
Filed under: The Short Version

Anton Bruckner was earnest, pious, ingenuous, and capable of slavish devotion to those he admired. But one above all did he most desire to serve, glorify, flatter, be noticed by.

On the Air This Week

Posted at 7:56 AM on April 28, 2011 by Rex Levang

Friday, 3 pm: Friday Favorites
Friday, 8 pm: guest conductor Marin Alsop leads the Minnesota Orchestra in works of Brahms and Dvorak
Saturday, noon: Metropolitan Opera: Verdi's Il Trovatore
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Two from Texas
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: the Haydn and Handel Society Handel's Israel in Egypt
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Royal Wedding Music Is Now Public

Posted at 9:40 AM on April 28, 2011 by Rex Levang (5 Comments)

It's been under wraps. But now the music for the royal wedding has been revealed. Handel, Parry, John Rutter, Peter Maxwell Davies.....see the full list here.

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The Royal Pizza: Who needs a cake-topper

Posted at 11:35 AM on April 28, 2011 by John Birge (1 Comments)

Pace Father Guido Sarducci's classic SNL bit, "Find-a da Pope in da Pizza," here we find the Prince Williamin da pizza, along with his beloved, commemorating the royal wedding in high style. As Anna Russell would say, "I'm not making this up, you know!!!"


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