Boston Symphony Orchestra to embark on 4-city tour of Japan

[ad_1] The Boston Symphony Orchestra is embarking on a four-city tour of Japan next month, for its first overseas engagements since before the coronavirus pandemic forced the cancellation of cultural events around the world BOSTON — The Boston Symphony Orchestra is embarking on a four-city tour of Japan next month, for its first overseas engagements … Read more

Ringo Starr tour on hold as he recovers from COVID-19

[ad_1] NEW YORK — Ringo Starr has tested positive for COVID-19, forcing the former Beatle to cancel several scheduled concerts in Canada with his All Starr Band. Five concert dates from Tuesday to Sunday — in Winnipeg, Manitoba; Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Lethbridge, Alberta; and the British Columbia cities of Abbotsford and Penticton — will be rescheduled. … Read more

Nobel Prize season arrives amid war, nuclear fears, hunger

[ad_1] This year’s Nobel Prize season approaches as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has shattered decades of almost uninterrupted peace in Europe and raised the risks of a nuclear disaster. The secretive Nobel committees never hint who will win the prizes in medicine, physics, chemistry, literature, economics or peace. It’s anyone’s guess who might win the … Read more

Nobel Prize season arrives amid war, nuclear fears, hunger

[ad_1] This year’s Nobel Prize season approaches as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has shattered decades of almost uninterrupted peace in Europe and raised the risks of a nuclear disaster. The secretive Nobel committees never hint who will win the prizes in medicine, physics, chemistry, literature, economics or peace. It’s anyone’s guess who might win the … Read more