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Eminent Neurologist Oliver Sachs Discusses The Importance Of Music On The Brain…

 SIX QUESTIONS — July 28, 2009, 12:18 pm Musicophilia: Six Questions for Oliver Sacks By Scott Horton Columbia University Professor Oliver Sacks is probably the country’s best known neurologist. But his greatest talent may be his ability to make the … Continue reading

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6. RLPO Japan Tour 2015 – Tokyo Concert 1

Today was day seven and concert number five for the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra on our Japan Tour 2015. This year marks 175 years since the founding of the RLPO and part of our celebrations includes a healthy amount of … Continue reading

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Andrew Manze And The RLPO…

The RLPO have been working with the renowned international British conductor, Andrew Manze for the last two weeks. Andrew is always eagerly anticipated. His musicianship, scholarship, expertise and wonderful manner with musicians is always an absolute pleasure. What a joy! … Continue reading

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The Hammer Blow Of Fate!

The final movement of Mahler’s Sixth Symphony is punctuated by three hammer blows. Alma Mahler quotes her husband as saying that these were three mighty blows of fate befallen by the hero, “the third of which fells him like a … Continue reading

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RLPO In Perth!

On Sunday 25th May the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra made it’s first appearance at the Perth (Scotland) Festival of the Arts. Perth’s state of the art concert hall is one of the newest major concert halls in the UK. It … Continue reading

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