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- Play about Nazi hunter Wiesenthal to come to NYC
- Priscilla Presley tells upset fans to 'calm down'
- Row scuppers all 5 Garth Brooks' Dublin shows
- Idina Menzel to sing nat'l anthem at MLB All-Star
- Theron, Penn dazzle Dior as fashion gets political
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fine arts Guide to dance, opera, classical music and literary events
By Teresa Sharp » Thursday, July 24, 2014
This week’s free entertainment as part of the 45th Annual M&T Bank Plaza Event Series starts with “In Jest,” a comedy variety show with...
By Mary Kunz Goldman » Sunday, July 20, 2014
This disc is fascinating because of a line of fine print: “This is 100% acoustic recording with no electronic effects of any kind.” It’s not...
By Mary Kunz Goldman » Wednesday, July 16, 2014
It’s like fire and ice, the sizzling concerts the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra has planned this week for the cool of Kleinhans Music Hall. At...
By Mary Kunz Goldman » Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Let’s hear it for the old-fashioned vocal recital, as presented by such singers as Caruso and John McCormack. Jose Carreras’ 1988 comeback...
By Mary Kunz Goldman » Monday, July 14, 2014
This summer, Buffalo’s hottest musical export could well be the a cappella singing group Vocalis. The singers are bound for Britain, for a tour...
By Mary Kunz Goldman » Friday, July 11, 2014
Artpark has a new stage this season, built in the Emerald Grove area of the Lower Park. On Sunday afternoons, the stage is coming alive with the...
By Mary Kunz Goldman » Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Tenor Jonas Kaufmann, while an adventurous singer, brings a lot of low-key subtlety to this “Winterreise.” He is wise in not joining...
By Mary Kunz Goldman » Saturday, July 5, 2014
Since the passing last week of Julius Rudel, who was music director of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra from 1979 to 1985, people have been coming...