Concert pianist Zhu Wang is a self-described “sucker for beautiful melodies.”
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From the rhythm and flow of Walker’s words to the poems’ musical imagery of ballads, blues and spirituals, the jump from page to performance seems a given. “There’s something about her writing that is very, very lyrical,” Maestro Crafton Beck says. “It wants to be sung.”
Randall Goosby was 7 when he began learning the violin, 9 when he debuted with the Jacksonville Symphony and 13 when he became the youngest winner of the Sphinx Concerto Competition’s junior division — the youngest ever.
Movie stars soak up all the attention on the red carpet but in that darkened theater, it’s the songs and scores that do most of the emotional heavy lifting. The music sweeps you right along with the action, nudges a smile or tear, and makes your heart swell.