Pianist Paul Lewis at the Chamber Music Society: A deliciously subversive tour

Pianist Paul Lewis at the Chamber Music Society: A deliciously subversive tour
The English pianist's Philadelphia Chamber Music Society recital debut at the Perelman looked harmless on paper – Schubert, Brahms, and Liszt. It sent you away, however, understanding that tonality, this central idea of the classical era, was never as …
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Make Music Day festival is coming to dozens of US cities, including Philadelphia
It also features "Mass Appeals," where musicians of all levels make music in large, single-instrument groups. In New York, composer Philip Glass will play the piano in Riverside Park along with 19 public school students. Other participating cities …
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Azealia Banks cancels Philly date and rest of tour, claims she's 'busy at work'

Azealia Banks cancels Philly date and rest of tour, claims she's 'busy at work'
The 24-year-old “212” singer has officially canceled her upcoming eight-city tour, citing that she is "very busy at work." The tour would have brought her to Philly's Electric Factory on Wednesday, Nov. 18. However, she is still performing in her …
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Study: Pittsburgh is better than Philly
It concludes that while Philadelphia has an edge in sports fandom due to attendance at local teams' games and that the cities' nightlife scenes are basically even, Pittsburgh has the edge when it comes to education, employment opportunities, and …
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