Robot conducts human orchestra in Sharjah
The conductor on the podium has no baton, no tailcoat and no musical score, but Android Alter 3 is kicking up a storm as it guides a symphony ...
Orchestra finds child who charmed crowd with ‘wow!’
A performing arts group has found the child who was literally wowed by a recent classical music concert.The Handel & Haydn Society had just ...
Chicago mayor brokers deal to end lengthy symphony strike
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra will likely end its seven-week strike after the city’s mayor Rahm Emanuel intervened to broker an agreement, his ...
Iraq’s top musicians play on despite unpaid wages
In a dusty Baghdad dance studio, conductor Mohammed Amin Ezzat tries to fire up the musicians of Iraq’s National Symphony Orchestra, whose ...
Saudi-French agreement to launch opera house and orchestra
French Culture Minister Françoise Nyssen said, on Monday, that France will establish an orchestra and an opera house for Saudi Arabia, the two ...
YuMi the robot conducts Verdi with Italian orchestra
YuMi the humanoid robot showed no signs of nerves on Tuesday night as it raised its baton to conduct the Lucca Philarmonic orchestra alongside Italian ...
Japanese orchestra’s debut concert in Riyadh captures hearts, imagination
The King Fahd Cultural Center in Riyadh hosted yesterday the first Japanese orchestral concert led by maestro Hirofumi Yoshida. Dr. Adel Al-Tarifi, ...
Israeli man storms meeting on ‘Hitler’s favorite composer’
A young man on Tuesday disrupted a conference in Jerusalem on Richard Wagner, considered Hitler’s favorite composer
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