WVU music prof lastly stops educating — at age 100

Sep. 3—Ruffy’s a Duke Ellington fan.

The rambunctious pup — a poodle, with out the flowery haircut — stopped what he was doing the opposite day and sidled over to his grasp, Leo Horacek, because the 103-year-old professor emeritus of music made his technique to the piano in his lounge.

When the professor started enjoying, Ruffy—himself about 9—perked up, then settled in for a pay attention.

“Caravan, ” was the tune: the Latin-tinged, huge band, toe-tapper made well-known by Ellington in 1936, when Horacek was a younger man again residence in Kansas earlier than the beginning of World Battle II.

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Hallmark Lastly Provides New Thriller Film to Its Schedule

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Hallmark followers have expressed concern that Hallmark Films & Mysteries has been airing extra romance films lately, as a substitute of thriller films. However the community lately introduced {that a} new thriller is within the works, and it’s scheduled to premiere as a part of Hallmark’s September lineup of recent films.

‘Francesca Quinn, PI’ Premieres on September 25

On Sunday, September 25, Hallmark is premiering “Francesca Quinn, PI” on Hallmark Films & Mysteries, ET On-line reported.

The synopsis for the movie reads: “When personal investigator Francesca Frankie Quinn’s (Jansen) fiancé is murdered, his sister hires her to

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YouTube Premium annual subscription is lastly right here

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  • Now you can get a YouTube Music or YouTube Premium annual subscription.
  • The annual affords prevent cash in the long term as in comparison with the present charges.
  • Nonetheless, grandfathered plans won’t get monetary savings. The affords additionally aren’t open to everybody simply.

Nonetheless, you’ve solely ever been capable of pay month-to-month for these companies. Immediately, although, Google quietly rolled out YouTube Music and YouTube Premium annual subscriptions (h/t 9to5Google). As one would anticipate, paying for the subscriptions yearly as a substitute of month-to-month saves you some money in the long term. Google

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YouTube Music lastly makes this premium characteristic obtainable to free customers

Supply: Chris Wedel / Android Central

YouTube Music could also be among the finest music streaming companies round, however there’s one explicit limitation that has left it lagging behind different platforms. Google is now eliminating that limitation because it lastly lets free YouTube Music customers take heed to music within the background.

Now, customers on the ad-supported free tier will be capable to proceed jamming to their favourite tunes or take heed to podcasts whereas their display is turned off or whereas they’re doing different issues on their telephones.

Inside this, you’ll be able to have interaction with the YouTube

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Lastly, a Lot of Classical Music and Opera to Hear This Season

‘PROVING UP’ Lyric Opera of Chicago’s new music director, Enrique Mazzola, begins his season with Verdi’s “Macbeth,” nevertheless it’s a heartening signal of his dedication to up to date work that he may also be main this superbly bleak chamber piece by Missy Mazzoli, from 2018, about surreal struggling on the American frontier. (Jennifer Koh performs the primary performances of Mazzoli’s Violin Concerto with the Nationwide Symphony Orchestra in February and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra in March.) (Jan. 22-30 on the Goodman Theater, Chicago)

SONYA YONCHEVA This passionate soprano, who has had coups on the Met in “La Bohème,” “La

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