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06Dec/21

Opera exploring gender identity wins Grawemeyer Award

Austrian composer Olga Neuwirth has won the 2022 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition for “Orlando,” an opera based on a Virginia Woolf novel about a gender-switching poet whose adventures span more than three centuries. Continue reading

01Sep/15

University finds manuscript of song that inspired ‘Happy Birthday’

LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY UNITED STATES (UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE) – A college librarian in Kentucky has found the 19th-century manuscript of a musical number that gave rise to one of the most widely performed songs in the world, “Happy Birthday to You,” University of Louisville officials said on Monday.
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