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July 28: Harp Recital Mixes Jazz with the Classics

July 28: Harp Recital Mixes Jazz with the Classics

Harpist Christine Vivona returns to the Arizona Senior Academy in a solo recital on Tuesday (July 28) at 11:30 a.m.  The program will mix classics with jazz, including an arrangement of themes from George Gershwin’s “An American in Paris” and “Rhapsody in Blue,” and standards such as “Honeysuckle Rose” and “Girl from Ipanema.” Vivona is...

 

July 24: Dentist Reconnects with Tibetan Refugees in India

July 24: Dentist Reconnects with Tibetan Refugees in India

More than 120,000 Tibetan refugees live in India, several thousand of them in Manipat, a cluster of refugee camps in rural eastern India.   They followed the...

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July 30: Poet Speaks ‘Desert as a Second Language’

July 30: Poet Speaks ‘Desert as a Second Language’

Poet David Chorlton, originally from Austria and England, and now 30 years an Arizonan, will share some of his vast and varied writings with an audience at the...

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Academy audiences enjoy weekly concerts featuring classical, pop, jazz, folk and world music artists — and ample opportunities for interaction with the performers.

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