IPO summer music at Ravisloe begins June 14
The Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle
On July 26, it's the IPO Brass Quintet for “Bach, Brass and Bier” with the festive sounds of German and Austrian composers that are perfect for a biergarten. This program is being paired with a complimentary pre-concert craft beer tasting; sampled ...
Django Reinhardt NY Festival @ Birdland
He first came in 2002 and hasn't missed a year yet, coming from a gypsy community Forbach, near Germany. Family members have also been coming, growing up, marrying, having their own children, and becoming virtuosos … we get to see the Schmitt ...
IOC releases compensation figures for Bach and members
The IOC pays for his accommodation in a suite at the Lausanne Palace hotel, where predecessors Jacques Rogge and Juan Antonio Samaranch also resided during their years in office. The issue of whether the IOC presidency should be a salaried position ...
Find Cheap Train and Bus Fares Across Europe
Travel booking site Wanderu announced this week it is expanding its services to travelers across the pond in Europe. Travelers can now search Wanderu for bus and train transportation across 1,000 of Europe's major cities in Germany, France, Austria, ...
Olympic executives cash in on a 'Movement' that keeps athletes poor
At the very top of “the Movement” sits the International Olympic Committee, a nonprofit run by a “volunteer” president who gets an annual “allowance” of $251,000 and lives rent-free in a five-star hotel and spa in Switzerland. .... For Bach, a former ...
The Case of the Missing Stylist
The Weekly Standard
Tina green-lighted the interview with the two unwell writers, and I arranged for a hotel suite in midtown Manhattan, a caterer, and the photographer to capture what would no doubt be stunning and dramatic black-and-white images of the two major ...
Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra serves up a sandwich of sad and sweet
Los Angeles Times
For Bach, goodness is inseparable from worthiness. That the performance of “Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen” (“Rejoice in God in All Lands”) ... (There was no translation of the German text.) David Washburn, the orchestra's impressive principal trumpet ...
There really is delicious dessert — and Michelin star dinner — in Germany's Black Forest
After a missed train connection, I find myself in the village of Forbach — the nearest I could get to Baiersbronn — at dusk on a drizzly day in late September. The Black Forest, shrouded in mist, rises around the train station. The next train to ...
GVC reveals Bwin will soon launch web-based betting platform in Russia
As a result of the crackdown, more than 100 domains related to GVC Holdings' Bwin were impacted. Bwin is GVC's main sports betting brand, in addition to the United Kingdom, its core markets are Germany, Italy, Spain, France and Belgium.
The Olympic Movement: A river of cash runs through it
At the very top of "the Movement" sits the International Olympic Committee, a nonprofit run by a "volunteer" president who gets an annual "allowance" of $251,000 and lives rent-free in a five-star hotel and spa in Switzerland. .... For Bach, a former ...
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