Anastasia Tsioulcas

Anastasia Tsioulcas appears in the following:

New York Philharmonic Cancels Its Entire 2020-21 Season, Due To Coronavirus

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

This is the first time that the New York Philharmonic has been forced to cancel its entire concert season. No previously scheduled concerts will happen before June 2021.

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Man Escapes Cougar: 'Dude, I Don't Feel Like Dying Today'

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

A runner managed to record his terrifying six-minute encounter with a protective mama mountain lion in Utah — and escape unscathed.

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California Officials Tell State GOP To Stop Distributing Ballot Drop Boxes

Monday, October 12, 2020

Unauthorized boxes — many marked "official" — have been discovered across California, including at state Republican party offices and churches.

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Georgia Voters Face Hours-Long Lines At Polls On First Day Of Early Voting

Monday, October 12, 2020

Voters spent as much as five hours waiting to cast in-person ballots. The lines were particularly intense around the Atlanta metro area.

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Rapper Tory Lanez Charged In Megan Thee Stallion Shooting

Thursday, October 08, 2020

Tory Lanez faces several felony charges related to a shooting in the Hollywood Hills on July 12. The incident's details line up with allegations made by rapper and singer Megan Thee Stallion.

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In Newark, A Drive-In Movie Theater Celebrates Black Excellence

Thursday, October 08, 2020

The simultaneous crises of the pandemic and racism against Black Americans led to the creation of an unusual movie theater located in New Jersey's biggest city: the Newark Moonlight Cinema.

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A Voice Of Iran, Master Singer Mohammad Reza Shajarian, Has Died

Thursday, October 08, 2020

With a voice by turns soaring and haunting, Shajarian was considered one of his nation's treasures — and then ran afoul of the regime. He died Thursday in Tehran at age 80.

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'I Can See Clearly Now' Singer Johnny Nash Has Died At 80

Wednesday, October 07, 2020

The Houston-born singer had his biggest American hit in 1972 — but as a fan of Jamaican music, he signed Bob Marley, Bunny Wailer and Peter Tosh and produced some of their early recordings.

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'I Am Woman' Singer Helen Reddy Is Dead, Aged 78

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

The Australian-born singer whose feminist anthem "I Am Woman" became a hit at the height of the women's liberation movement died Tuesday in Los Angeles. She had dementia.

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Met Opera Says It Won't Return Until Fall 2021

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Opera fans will have to wait another whole year for live performances at the famed New York house. In a press release Wednesday, the Metropolitan Opera says it plans to reopen on Sept. 27, 2021.

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Top Music School Finds Sexual Abuse Allegations From Violinist 'Credible'

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

In a report released Tuesday evening, Philadelphia's Curtis Institute of Music said that violinist Lara St. John's account of being raped and sexually abused by her teacher is credible.

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Five Decades On, An Eclectic Church Preaches The Message Of John Coltrane

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

In 1965, two young fans heard the jazz giant play at a San Francisco club and had a religious epiphany. Their church is an idiosyncratic and joyful blend of devotion to the divine — and to jazz.

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Whistleblowers Allege Culture Of Secrecy, Protection Of Powerful At Singers' Union

Friday, September 18, 2020

They point to a real estate deal that could drain two-thirds of the American Guild of Musical Artists' financial reserves and a secretive, failed deal with disgraced opera star Plácido Domingo.

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Trump Fired A 'Faux-Bama,' Michael Cohen Says In Tell-All Memoir

Monday, September 07, 2020

In his book Disloyal: A Memoir, President Trump's former personal attorney catalogs a laundry list of accusations, ranging from racism and sexual misconduct to financial misdeeds.

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3 'Ellen DeGeneres' Producers Out After Misconduct Accusations

Monday, August 17, 2020

Three of the daytime talk show's top producers have "parted ways" with The Ellen DeGeneres Show after they were accused of sexual harassment and misconduct by dozens of former staffers.

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R. Kelly's Former Manager Charged With Gun Threat To 'Surviving R. Kelly' Screening

Friday, August 14, 2020

Federal prosecutors in New York say that Donnell Russell placed a phone call threatening gun violence in order to stop an advance screening of the Lifetime docuseries in December 2018.

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R. Kelly Associates Charged With Trying To Bribe, Intimidate His Accusers

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Federal prosecutors say that one of the three men offered $500,000 to keep one woman from testifying. Another allegedly burned an SUV leased by an accuser's father.

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During A Lonely New York Summer, Lincoln Center Brings Music To Essential Workers

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

America's biggest arts complex hasn't been able to present its regular programming due to the pandemic. Watch one of the private outdoor concerts organized for healthcare professionals and teachers.

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Opera Theatre St. Louis Administrator Accused Of Child Sex Trafficking

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Damon Bristo was arrested on July 22 on the suspicion of the sex trafficking of a child in the second degree. The opera company announced Tuesday that Bristo has resigned.

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Is Singing Together Safe In The Era Of Coronavirus? Not Really, Experts Say

Monday, August 10, 2020

Schools, faith and community groups as well as professional musicians are all struggling with the risks of singing. Experts present the most recent research and offer strategies to mitigate the risks.

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