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Gathering Note on Icebreaker V and Kurtag's "Kafka Fragments" Feb 22, 2010

Zach Carstensen from the Gathering Note, a local blog dedicated to classical and chamber music around Seattle, sat down with Mikhail Shmidt from Seattle Chamber Players to talk about Icebreaker V. Zach sums up the video interview as follows: "In addition to talking about Icebreaker V generally, Shmidt also talked about learning and playing 'Kafka Fragments.'" Read his preview and watch the videos here.

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For you technophiles: about the OntheBoards.tv player Feb 19, 2010

Pinter Industries (aka Ian Pinter) helped us get the videos up on OntheBoards.tv. Earlier today he posted a little something about the playback component on the site. Interested in tech? Head there to learn a little about what makes OntheBoards.tv tick and find more info on coding and software development.

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Team OtB prepares for Icebreaker V Feb 19, 2010

Next weekend is a big one for OtB. We've got 5 concerts plus multiple seminars with Seattle Chamber Players and a slew of international guests. Technical Director Rich starts to get ready with the help of this feast from Mecca:

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Paul Taub interviewed by NYC composer James Holt Feb 18, 2010

Listen to this interview between Paul Taub of the Seattle Chamber Players and James Holt, a  NYC-based composer. It's part of Holt's series of podcasts that are "about listening to the musicians who have dedicated their lives to performing contemporary music."

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Check out OtB staff this weekend Feb 18, 2010

OtB staff is going to be showing some work around town this weekend. Here's what you should check out out:

FORCE OF NATURE
featuring Tania Kupczak, Operations Manager
Sat | Feb 20 | 2 & 4pm | *free*
NW Film Forum (get directions)

An hour of short films by Seattle filmmakers curated around a theme of people dealing with their natural environment.

Chamber Vs. Chamber No.

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The PodFest application is now available! Feb 17, 2010

It's the return of PodFest, our online showcase of new digital performative works that runs concurrent with the NW New Works Festival.

Click here to download the application [Word Doc]

Applications are due by April 26, 2010, so start making some art!

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Reviews of Break a Heart Feb 13, 2010

Here's what other people around town are saying about Break a Heart:

"It’s a crush not a torrid affair." - Publicola

"Break a Heart" bills itself as "a loungy, alcohol-soaked cabaret on the theme of love." What it is is a very mixed bag of Seattle silliness without a lounge singer or martini glass in sight..." - http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/thearts/201

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Break a Heart Photobooth Pictures... Feb 12, 2010

...can be found at projecture.org. Pick up the password in the OtB lobby this weekend!

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Tell us what you think about Break a Heart Feb 12, 2010

Did you see Break a Heart? Do you have a favorite moment? A favorite song? And how about those Fruit of the Loom-style costumes?

Love it or hate it, let us know in the comments!

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Of Saccharine Love, Of Artificial Things, Of Meg Fucking Ryan Feb 12, 2010

I have to be honest with you. I dreaded going to see Break a Heart. The last thing I need is to be reminded that it's VALENTINE'S DAY. I think I've had one good Vday, which was book-ended by two terrible ones, the worst of which was last year.

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