...Berry of murder for his role in the dragging death of James Byrd Jr., but spared him the death penalty. American author and composer Paul Bowles died in Morocco at age 88.In 2000, actors Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones were married in an extravagant...
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Oscar-winning composer owns plane that crashed, killed pilot

...Calif. - A plane registered to Oscar-winning "Titanic" composer James Horner crashed in Southern California, but the identity...that the plane was one of several owned by the 61-year-old composer and that no one has heard from him since the crash."It was...
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Composers Festival to feature David Maslanka

...Maslanka and Alaskan Composer Festival June by visiting composer David Maslanka and Alaskan composers Emerson Eads, Artemio...Juneau, and Fairbanks composer Emerson the featured composers.A separate concert...
Meet the composers event to be held Monday

...Juneau-Douglas City Museum will host a special Jazz & Classics presentation, Meet the Composers, from 7-8:30 p.m. on Monday, May 16. Meet the Composers will feature Claire Daly and Steve Hudson, who will discuss the upcoming world premiere...
Photo: Trumpeting jazz

Alaska jazz composer and trumpet player Yngvil Vatn Guttu performs with keyboardist Rob Cohen for students at the Juneau Community Charter School on Friday.
Living her dream: Linda Rosenthal reflects on 30 years of Jazz & Classics

...performance of Pulitzer Prize-winning composer John Luther Adams' "Inuksuit" for...the work of a highly acclaimed Alaskan composer performed live in Juneau, the selection...types of music and deep love of classic composers make it impossible to name favorites...
Fall Arts Preview: Season of beginnings

...increasing its focus on collaborations -- such as last season's Composers Festival, and on facilitating the...This week they will feature Anchorage based musician and composer Yngvil Vatn Guttu, who will perform with the Rob Cohen Trio...
Alaska composer and ocean scientists among 10 given Heinz awards for work on environment

PITTSBURGH - Fairbanks composer John Luther Adams is one of 10 winners of the Heinz Award, which this year recognized those whose work benefited the environment...
Perseverance Theatre hosts Summerfest Unplugged

...and "Into the Wild," on July 11 and 12. Audience members will get a chance to talk about the work with the authors, composers, and creators in special discussions and receptions after the shows.Both plays are based on true Alaskan stories. "House...
'Hunting in Wartime': Vietnam War veterans from Hoonah tell their stories

...Southeast Alaskan Native Veterans Association. Juneau residents Lyle Kelly James and Kolene Elizabeth James worked as song composers for the documentary.Besides telling the stories of the Tlingit veterans from Hoonah and the unique challenges they faced...


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