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    Free Artists U events in Philadelphia, Baltimore, and South Carolina

    Oct. 1, 2014, 2:10 p.m., Posted by Valerie Nahmad

    By Andrew Simonet, Artists U Artists U’s fall schedule of free workshops and events is out, including: A book talk: Making Your Life as an Artist in Charleston, SC. (October 22) Our free downloadable book has been read by over 70,000 artists in 150 countries. (We only need only 30,000...

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    Macon Octoberfest 2014 displays the craft of brewery and live music

    Oct. 1, 2014, 1:14 p.m., Posted by ylatimore

      Macon Octoberfest 2014 poster.   From the end of every September until the Germany Unity Day, which falls on October 3, the original Oktoberfest takes place in Munich, Bavaria. Millions of people from all over the world make their way to this festival that started...

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    SPCO to perform Beethoven's famous Fifth Symphony

    Oct. 1, 2014, 1:07 p.m., Posted by sschouweiler

    Portrait of Ludwig van Beethoven by Joseph Karl Stieler, 1820. Classical music fans, you’re in for a treat: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra (a Knight Arts grantee) is performing one of Beethoven’s most famous works this weekend, Symphony No. 5., for which conductor John Storgårds is returning...

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