What's Happening at the Symphony
5 Things You Didn't Know about Mozart

Things you didn’t know about Mozart

There are few things that go hand in hand as much as “Mozart” and “classical music.” Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is considered one of ...

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What's Happening at the Symphony
In the Musicians' Lounge with concertmaster Jeff Thayer

We caught up with concertmaster and violinist Jeff Thayer after rehearsal, where he absent-mindedly plucked strings on his violin while we chatted backstage. Jeff discussed his pre-concert rituals and the ...

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Not so silent: Showing "Metropolis" in the original Fox Theatre

Fritz Lang’s Metropolis is one of the most beloved silent films – and sci-fi cult favorite – of all time. Released in 1927, Lang set out to make the biggest film ...

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Life, liberty and the pursuit of music in the White House

Music “furnishes a delightful recreation for the hours of respite from the cares of the day, and lasts us through life," according to Thomas Jefferson – and it’s what we ...

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