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Tucson Giving: Dream Raffle will help 2 local arts groups

Tucson Giving: Dream Raffle will help 2 local arts groups

Some might say that after winning the grand prize in the Dream Home Raffle for the Tucson Museum of Art in 2011, Loyal Moore and his wife, Marjorie, were living the dream.

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Civic Orchestra premieres young composer piece

Civic Orchestra premieres young composer piece

The Civic Orchestra of Tucson is hosting a fundraising concert tonight to support its annual Young Artists’ Competition.

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Perlman TSO concert worthy of bucket-list memories

Music lovers have a bucket list of artists they have to see at least once .

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Ex-Tucson High, Pops maestro 'Bucky' Steele dies

Ex-Tucson High, Pops maestro 'Bucky' Steele dies

Charles “Bucky” Steele, the influential leader of the Tucson High Marching 100 band who spent 25 years at the podium with the Tucson Pops Orchestra, died Monday in the Tucson VA hospital’s hospice unit. He was 91 and had battled Alzheimer’s since 2007.

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TSO loses two musicians in same week

TSO loses two musicians in same week

The Tucson Symphony Orchestra is mourning the loss of two of its musicians who died this week.

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Tucson Symphony mourns loss of two players

Tucson Symphony mourns loss of two players

Richard Leek and Rebecca Son have died.

August 22, 2013 1:45 pm Photos

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Clark, Schuldmann end Chamber Music Plus

Cellist Harry Clark and his pianist wife, Sanda Schuldmann, are ending Chamber Music Plus, their 35-year-old innovative music series that combined theater with classical music.

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Oro Valley arts group reveals its fall lineup

If you're at a loss for ways to keep yourself entertained in the coming months, you won't be able to blame the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance.

August 08, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tucson Pops, Arizona Symphonic Winds perform this weekend

Tucson Pops, Arizona Symphonic Winds perform this weekend

Concerts in the parks Saturday and Sunday.

May 24, 2013 8:00 am Photos

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Tucson musicians to back crossover quartet Il Divo

Several Tucson Symphony Orchestra players, jazz pianist tapped for Friday concert.

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Young composers to show their works

Young composers to show their works

George Hanson, Tucson Symphony Orchestra music director, and Adam Conyne, Young Composers Project student, study Conyne's score before the 2012 YCP Reading Session.

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Young composers to show their works

Young composers to show their works

Writing a full composition came easily to Adam Conyne.

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Big-name 'Idols' playing Tucson cancer benefit

Big-name 'Idols' playing Tucson cancer benefit

Jordin Sparks, Jennifer Hudson and Pia Toscano join former Wildcat basketball player at La Paloma tonight.

April 26, 2013 7:00 am Photos

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Percussionist Glennie joins Tucson Symphony Orchestra for musical thrill ride

Whatever happened to the villainous troublemaker Alberich in Richard Wagner's epic opera trilogy "The Ring"?

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Tucson Symphony Orchestra will rock you with Queen tribute April 5

Tucson Symphony Orchestra will rock you with Queen tribute April 5

Michael Shotton is Freddie Mercury in the Tucson Symphony Orchestra's "One Vision: The Music of Queen" at the Fox Tucson Theatre Friday.

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Tucson Symphony Orchestra will rock you with Queen tribute April 5

Tucson Symphony Orchestra will rock you with Queen tribute April 5

With songs such as "We Will Rock You" and "Bohemian Rhapsody" still receiving regular airplay on local radio stations, it's no surprise that the Tucson Symphony Orchestra is paying homage to Queen on Friday as part of its inaugural TSO Rocks the Fox concert series.

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TSO gives Beethoven, Bartók their due

A man sitting next to me at Tucson Music Hall Friday night summed it nicely: Watching the Tucson Symphony Orchestra tackle Beethoven and Bartók was a lot easier on the heart and soul than watching the Arizona Wildcats lose a close one against UCLA.

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TSO review: Concert soothes the soul after UA loss

TSO review: Concert soothes the soul after UA loss

It was a whole lot less stressful at the Music Hall than watching Wildcats game Friday night.

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Van Cliburn, celebrated classical pianist, dies at 78

Van Cliburn, the tall, gangly, curly-haired Texan who became the most famous classical pianist in American history over the course of a single extraordinary week in 1958, died Feb. 27 at his home in Fort Worth, Texas. He was 78 and for many years owned a home in Tucson.

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