This Saturday brings college football to a near frenzy with numerous important games which will go a long way in determining the playoff selections, but conference leaders and bowl lineups. On Friday, it’s Character Costume Night, Jumbo Player Cards Night. Havoc fans are asked to dress up as their favorite character from TV or movies.
When Michael was still in grade school, he would go watch his older brother race at the Daytona 500. He didn’t just get a lesson in racing, but in winning, as Darrell won race after race. These were formative experiences for a child who would go on to become an expert driver in his own right..
We’re all so proud. That is to say, “We”, Corner Brookers, childhood friends, admirers from afar, grandparents, teachers, nurses, baristas, bloggers, and the few smelly boys she cut her teeth with, are all so very proud of her. Not so simple to be called “minimalist” but certainly easily digested, her haunting sound comes from what I can only assume is her interpretation of the music of the last 10 years.
NASHVILLE, TN Following a complete review of its policy on judicial selection, the Tennessee Bar Association (TBA) Board of Governors recently reaffirmed its commitment to merit selection to fill judicial vacancies, and voted to support a constitutional amendment that provides for gubernatorial appointment, legislative confirmation and retention elections for judges. The board did so because of assurances that Governor Bill Haslam would include merit in the process via an Executive Order, if the amendment is adopted. The amendment will be on the ballot in the state’s November 2014 general election..
Previous recipients include James Levine, Christopher Keene, Mstislav Rostropovich, Leopold Stokowski, Leonard Bernstein, Eugene Ormandy and, last year, Harold Rosenbaum.Over a career spanning five decades, Mauceri has conducted an extraordinary number of world premieres, first recordings and overseas performances of a wide variety of music by emerging and established American composers, both native and naturalized, including John Adams, Marc Blitzstein, John Cage, John Corigliano, David Del Tredici, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Adam Guettel, Andrew Imbrie, Paul Hindemith, Charles Ives, Gian Carlo Menotti, Arnold Schoenberg and Kurt Weill. For 18 years, Leonard Bernstein had Mauceri conduct and edit his music, including the world premiere productions of A Quiet Place at both the Kennedy Center and La Scala; the European premiere and 10th anniversary production of Mass; and all current performing versions of Candide on Broadway, which garnered five Tony Awards, at the New York City Opera, for which Mauceri won a Grammy, and at the Scottish Opera, for which he won an Olivier Award. Through his efforts, film music written by great composers who fled persecution in the World Wars and became American citizens, including Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Miklos Rozsa, Max Steiner and Franz Waxman, as well as American born film composers, Elmer Bernstein, Danny Elfman, Jerry Goldsmith, Bernard Herrmann and Howard Shore, have been introduced to concert audiences worldwide.