Violinist Itzhak Perlman Inspiring the Next Generation to Love Music

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Violinist Itzhak Perlman Inspiring the Next Generation to Love Music By Aline Reynolds — Agence France-Presse (AFP), July 20, 2009 Violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman, whose mastery has enraptured millions around the world, believes one of his proudest achievements is imparting his knowledge and love of music to a new generation. Fifty years after a teenaged Perlman made […]

North American Bands Playing to a Greener Tune

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North American Bands Playing to a Greener Tune By Aline Reynolds — Agence France-Presse (AFP), July 16, 2009 Playing instruments made of naturally fallen trees, packaging albums with recycled materials and fuelling tour buses with biodiesel are just some of the ways that North American bands are going green. Illinois-based folk-rock band The Giving Tree Band says […]