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EDITOR’S NOTE: Faith Vis of New Milford, Pa., has been a choral singer since age 7. “I have lived in many places – London, Strasbourg, Rome, the USA – and always managed to find a choral group, in spite of demanding family and professional commitments,” she said recently. “In the 16 years since I moved to the northeast corner of Pennsylvania, in addition to singing regularly with two or three groups, I have always signed up with any ad hoc group seeking singers for a...
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Just because I work for the Arts Council doesn't mean I know all there is to know about the arts. In fact, here's one of my questions: Why oh why can you only applaud at the END of a symphony? Who made the rule against clapping for each movement and why? That's the thing about the arts. Always something to learn. Help me out here, will you?...
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