El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestras name director

El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestras name director
The El Paso Symphony Youth Orchestras and El Paso Symphony Orchestra boards of trustees announced the appointment of James O. Welsch as music director and general manager of the EPSYOs and assistant conductor of EPSO. “We are very fortunate to have James …
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League of American Orchestras & New Music USA Announce 12 New Music Alive Residencies
Twelve orchestras and composers have been selected to receive Music Alive: New Partnerships grants of $ 7,500 each, the League of American Orchestras and New Music USA announced today. Matching composers and orchestras who have not previously worked …
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5 Bizarre Dark Sides to Modern Orchestras
Most people think of the orchestra as a hoity-toity elevator music club invented for your granny’s listening pleasure. And while it’s true that most members of their audiences are probably knocking on death’s door, playing in one must still be an honorable …
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Yumi Sushi lives up to its name in Mundelein

cusineYumi Sushi lives up to its name in Mundelein
Tucked into an unexpected location across from Bill’s Pub in Mundelein (and in the spot of the now closed Sushi Joon), Yumi Sushi is sandwiched between a pizza shop and a Mexican restaurant — but Yumi is the real standout in the strip mall. It’s small …
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Maitland sushi spot RanGetsu to close Saturday, March 5
RanGetsu, the Japanese restaurant and sushi lounge that relocated to Maitland from the I-Drive area in 2011, is closing its doors in just a little over a week. In our review of the rebranded restaurant, we said, “Stepping into the new RanGetsu is like …
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Enjoy seasonal seafood at sushi bar near Zama
“We always get our seafood from local fish markets in Japan, so our sushi is safe and fresh,” said the restaurant’s manager, Yoshihisa Kawashima. “So, I would like to encourage even more U.S. service members to visit us to enjoy tasty Japanese sushi …
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