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2011-07-14 08:00:00

NEW YORK, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Orpheus Media Research (OMR), an advanced music research and development company that automates the search, analysis, and discovery of music, announced today that APM Music, North America's leading production music library and music services company, has chosen Clio(TM) to enhance the Company's search engine. Clio is the only pure music-to-music search and discovery platform that uses music to find music, producing higher quality matches, and...

2010-12-21 10:06:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Orpheus Media Research (OMR), an advanced music research and development company that automates the search, analysis, and discovery of commercial-use music, announced today that it has established 10 pilots for its flagship product, Myna(TM) Music. Myna is the only pure music-to-music search and discovery platform that uses music to find music, producing higher quality matches and analyzing music faster than existing keyword search technology. OMR...

2010-02-04 06:45:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Two striking interpretations of the classic myth of Orpheus - one modern-day setting in the vein of the great Paul Hindemith, one Celtic-influenced work featuring the Grammy Award-winning Richard Stoltzman - come together in Orfeo in Idaho, a groundbreaking program presented by The New York Virtuoso Singers (http://www.nyvirtuoso.org) under the baton of conductor Harold Rosenbaum on Saturday, Feb. 13 at 8 p.m. in Peter Norton Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at...

2010-01-22 06:50:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York City-based Orpheus Chamber Orchestra announces the completion of six new "Brandenburg" concerti. Orpheus' three-year, six-part New Brandenburg commissioning project paired six celebrated living composers with one of J.S. Bach's original "Brandenburg" concerti, widely regarded as some of the finest musical compositions to emerge from the Baroque era. Orpheus challenged each composer to write a companion piece inspired by an original Bach...

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2006-06-01 14:27:19

ATHENS, Greece -- A collection of charred scraps kept in a Greek museum's storerooms are all that remains of what archaeologists say is Europe's oldest surviving book - which may hold a key to understanding early monotheistic beliefs. More than four decades after the Derveni papyrus was found in a 2,400-year-old nobleman's grave in northern Greece, researchers said Thursday they are close to uncovering new text - through high-tech digital analysis - from the blackened fragments left after the...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.