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Latest Mauricio Kagel Stories

2012-07-31 02:25:02

SAN FRANCISCO, July 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- http://www.MessagesWithGifts.com, a San Francisco start-up, is offering retailers' gift-buyers the ability to record a companion voice or video message with each purchase. Directions on how to access the waiting message and a pin number go with each gift to their gift-recipients. Due to the simultaneous arrival of the gift with the message, a gift-buyer's intended emotional impact is assured. "Without a doubt, MessagesWithGifts.com is going to be...

2008-09-23 00:00:22

By Martin Anderson Avant-garde Jewish-Argentinian composer whose absurdist works turned convention on its head "With humour it becomes possible to express a wide spectrum of ideas" - an unusual thought for a contemporary composer. But then Mauricio Kagel was an unusual composer, his standing as perpetual outsider giving him a unique vantage-point. Kagel was deadly serious about not taking life seriously and took a subversive delight in turning convention on its head. Kagel's mind saw...