Latest Sergei Rachmaninoff Stories

2014-06-16 20:21:04

-- Event, under the patronage of Ukraine Member of Parliament Serhiy Hrinevetsky, dedicated to the music of composer of Sergei Rachmaninoff -- ODESSA, Ukraine, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/

2012-06-08 23:03:22

In early summer, the Sochi 2014 Cultural Olympiad presents a special program of activities as part of the "White Nights in Perm" music festival.

2011-01-17 00:00:40

Zenph Sound Innovations, a pioneering music technology company based in Durham, North Carolina, is accepting beta-testers for its new music editor (working name: RED, for “Re-performance Editor”). Beginning today, visitors to http://www.zenph.com may sign up for the private beta.

2009-12-04 13:48:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Masterworks, in collaboration with the Vladimir Horowitz Estate, presents an unprecedented collection of never-before-available historic recordings, photographs and ephemera highlighting legendary pianist Vladimir Horowitz.

2009-11-05 15:37:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 6, 2009, a century after his first recitals in the U.S., legendary composer and pianist Sergei Rachmaninoff will once again grace Carnegie Hall. Zenph Studios presents a live recital, Rachmaninoff Plays Rachmaninoff.

2008-10-05 21:00:11

By Herman Trotter With the festivities of opening night a fond memory, JoAnn Falletta is kicking off the meat-and-potatoes part of the new Classics Series season this weekend with an appealing Russian program that traces an emotional journey from casual ethnic folksiness to abject despair.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.