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Arvo Pärt dedicates all performances of his music this season to slain journalist Anna Politkovskaya

Playbill Arts – Vivien Schweitzer – Arvo Pärt will dedicate all performances of his music during the 2006-07 season to the memory of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya, who was murdered on October 7. Read more

The shaman of Estonia

The New York Sun – Fred Kirshnit – In this age of apostasy, many Westerners turn their backs on religion only to find that they soon develop an increased craving for spirituality. Many in the former Eastern bloc, their religion quashed under the heel of communism, experienced a similar journey. Read more

Folkish sounds of Estonia, with a dash of Rachmaninoff

Playbill Arts – Vivien Schweitzer – Arvo Pärt will dedicate all performances of his music during the 2006-07 season to the memory of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya, who was murdered on October 7. Read more