28 relations: Aaron Copland, Antonín Dvořák, Barack Obama, Cinco de Mayo, Claude Helffer, Cluny, Conducting, Cult Awareness Network, Günter Bialas, Georgetown University, Hochschule für Musik Mainz, Iannis Xenakis, Irvine Arditti, Jacques Chailley, Joseph Horowitz, Lecturer, Leonard Bernstein, Munich Philharmonic, Order of Isabella the Catholic, Pierre Boulez, PostClassical Ensemble, Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival, Sergiu Celibidache, Silvestre Revueltas, Valencia Orchestra, Virgil Thomson, Washington, D.C., Xavier Montsalvatge.
Aaron Copland (November 14, 1900December 2, 1990) was an American composer, composition teacher, writer, and later a conductor of his own and other American music.
Antonín Leopold Dvořák (8 September 1841 – 1 May 1904) was a Czech composer.
Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from January 20, 2009, to January 20, 2017.
Cinco de Mayo (in Latin America, Spanish for "Fifth of May") is an annual celebration held on May 5.
Claude Helffer (18 June 1922 – 27 October 2004) was a French pianist noted particularly for his advocacy of 20th-century music.
Cluny is a commune in the eastern French department of Saône-et-Loire, in the region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté.
Conducting is the art of directing a musical performance, such as an orchestral or choral concert.
The Cult Awareness Network (CAN) was an organization created by deprogrammer Ted Patrick that provided information on groups that it considered to be cults, as well as support and referrals to deprogrammers.
Günter Bialas (19 July 1907 – 8 July 1995) was a German composer.
Georgetown University is a private research university in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States.
The Hochschule für Musik Mainz (HfMM, Mainz School of Music) is a university of music, part of the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz.
Iannis Xenakis (Greek: Γιάννης (Ιάννης) Ξενάκης; 29 May 1922 – 4 February 2001) was a Romanian-born, Greek-French composer, music theorist, architect, and engineer.
Irvine Arditti (born 1953) is a British violinist, as well as the leader and founder of the Arditti Quartet.
Jacques Chailley (24 March 1910 in Paris – 21 January 1999 in Montpellier) was a 20th-century French musicologist and composer.
Joseph Horowitz (born 1948 in New York City) is an American cultural historian whose seven books mainly deal with the institutional history of classical music in the United States.
Lecturer is an academic rank within many universities, though the meaning of the term varies somewhat from country to country.
Leonard Bernstein (August 25, 1918 – October 14, 1990) was an American composer, conductor, author, music lecturer, and pianist.
The Munich Philharmonic (Münchner Philharmoniker) is a German symphony orchestra located in the city of Munich.
The Order of Isabella the Catholic (Orden de Isabel la Católica) is a Spanish civil order in which membership is granted in recognition of services that benefit the country.
Pierre Louis Joseph Boulez CBE (26 March 1925 – 5 January 2016) was a French composer, conductor, writer and founder of institutions.
The PostClassical Ensemble is a classical music musical ensemble from Washington, D.C..
The Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival is a classical music festival held each summer throughout the state of Schleswig-Holstein in Northern Germany.
Sergiu Celibidache (Roman, Romania 14 August 1996, La Neuville-sur-Essonne, France) was a Romanian conductor, composer, and teacher.
Silvestre Revueltas Sánchez (December 31, 1899 – October 5, 1940) was a Mexican composer of classical music, a violinist and a conductor.
The Valencia Orchestra (Orquestra de València, Orquesta de Valencia) is a symphony orchestra in Valencia, Spain.
Virgil Thomson (November 25, 1896September 30, 1989) was an American composer and critic.
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.
Xavier Montsalvatge i Bassols (11 March 1912 – 7 May 2002) was a Spanish composer and music critic.