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Topic - Alex Ross
The Oklahoma football program believes it is on the cusp of returning to elite status after beating Alabama in the Sugar Bowl.
Robert Lepage's much-debated staging of Wagner's "Ring" cycle will be released on DVD and Blu-ray next month ahead of the 200th anniversary of the composer's birth in May.
This superb biography of virtuoso pianist and conductor Hans von Bulow does for the 19th-century music scene what Alex Ross' "The Rest Is Noise" did for the 20th, leaving the reader awestruck at the author's command of his research and skillful storytelling.
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"If not quite the 'perfect masterpiece' as Shostakovich claimed," wrote New Yorker critic Alex Ross, "it is a work of concentrated power that outweighs most other attempts to dramatize the Holocaust."
Alex Ross wrote in the New Yorker that "pound for pound, ton for ton, it is the most witless and wasteful production in modern operatic history."