Latest Anton Bruckner Stories

2012-04-10 23:02:22

The Toledo Symphony Orchestra presents Bruckner´s Symphony No. 3 in D Minor in Rosary Cathedral on Sunday, April 15 at 4PM. At that time, Stefan Sanderling will be presented with the prestigious Joseph Kilenyi Medal of Honor. Toledo, OH (PRWEB) April 09, 2012 The Toledo Symphony Orchestra (TSO) presents Bruckner´s Symphony No. 3 in D Minor in Rosary Cathedral on Sunday, April 15 at 4PM. The beloved 8-year tradition of Bruckner at the Cathedral is made doubly special this...

2010-05-25 07:07:07

Study shows impact to pregnancies in women with no direct connection to events Stress caused by psychological shock from the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, felt even by people with no direct link to the event, may have led to an increase in male children being miscarried in the U.S. Tim Bruckner, assistant professor of public health at UC Irvine, and colleagues at UC Berkeley found that the fetal death rate for males spiked in September 2001 and that significantly fewer boys were born than...

2008-07-13 06:00:23

By Jason Kuiper, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Jul. 13--COUNCIL BLUFFS -- No one can say the first year on the job was uneventful for Martha Bruckner. Along with shaking trees in the private sector to increase support and involvement, the Council Bluffs Community School District Superintendent shook up the way things are done in the district. Many of the changes were aimed at tackling the district's high dropout rate, which is almost double the state average. That problem is one of...

2006-03-22 13:54:00

By Ian MacKenzie EDINBURGH (Reuters) - The Edinburgh International Festival unveiled its 2006 program on Wednesday including a topical Shakespearean play on political corruption along with theater, music and dance offerings from around the world. The festival, a premier arts extravaganza running from August 13 to September 3, will also provide all nine of Beethoven's symphonies in sequence conducted by Sir Charles Mackerras, and the nine Bruckner symphonies. German-born Peter Stein,...

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