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Colour-contrast-surprise. The symphonies of John Abraham Fisher (1744-1806)

Naxos Classical Spotlight

Described as having ‘natural genius’, John Abraham Fisher was a significant figure in London during the second half of the 18th century. A virtuoso violinist, he also wrote admired stage works for the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden. His orchestral works are largely forgotten today, but his symphonies display a surprising awareness of contemporary continental trends in their use of dynamic variations, revealing the influence of the Mannheim School. Raymond Bisha introduces a selection of his symphonies that possess a richness of colour, contrast and surprise, typical of Fisher’s expanding Classical style.

20mins

26 Mar 2021

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Colour-contrast-surprise. The symphonies of John Abraham Fisher (1744-1806)

Naxos Classical Spotlight

Described as having ‘natural genius’, John Abraham Fisher was a significant figure in London during the second half of the 18th century. A virtuoso violinist, he also wrote admired stage works for the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden. His orchestral works are largely forgotten today, but his symphonies display a surprising awareness of contemporary continental trends in their use of dynamic variations, revealing the influence of the Mannheim School. Raymond Bisha introduces a selection of his symphonies that possess a richness of colour, contrast and surprise, typical of Fisher’s expanding Classical style.

20mins

26 Mar 2021

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Podcast: Colour-contrast-surprise. The symphonies of John Abraham Fisher (1744-1806)

The Naxos Blog

Described as having ‘natural genius’, John Abraham Fisher was a significant figure in London during the second half of the 18th century. A virtuoso violinist, he also wrote admired stage works for the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden. His orchestral works are largely forgotten today, but his symphonies display a surprising awareness of contemporary continental trends in their use of dynamic variations, revealing the influence of the Mannheim School. Raymond Bisha introduces a selection of his symphonies that possess a richness of colour, contrast and surprise, typical of Fisher’s expanding Classical style. View album details Catalogue No.: 8.574254

26 Mar 2021

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218: 21 अक्टूबर की ख़बरें | John Abraham lands in Lucknow for shooting | Each district to have anti-trafficking station | Token system for Aadhaar Card

Lucknow Smart News

लखनऊ स्मार्ट न्यूज़ के इस एपिसोड में सुनिए: किस फ़िल्म की शूटिंग के लिए लखनऊ आए जॉन अब्राहम? हर जिले में होंगे ऐंटी-ट्रैफ़िकिंग थाने। आधार कार्ड बनवाने के लिए लेना होगा टोकन।

1min

21 Oct 2020

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Let's Talk Death with John Abraham

Let's Talk Death! ... a HealGrief® program

In this episode, John talks about his work with Choice and Dignity, a right to die nonprofit organization offering end-of-life advocacy to enable everyone to have a "good death."John Abraham, Episcopal Priest, and Certified Fellow in Thanatology has 40+ years working in death education as a counselor, therapist, patient-care advocate, and health care administrator. He is the author of How To Get the Death You Want: A Practical And Moral Guide (2017) and of many articles in OMEGA - Journal of Death and Dying and numerous journals, newsletters, magazines, and newspapers, reflecting his commitment to the disciplines of death, dying, and bereavement. Mr. Abraham approaches these topics with a holistic perspective, taking into account the physical, psychological, and spiritual dimensions of these challenging issues. He speaks and presents to doctors, nurses, general medical staff, assisted-living workers, educators, hospices, community and religious groups, emergency caregivers, etc.John is the founder and president of Choice and Dignity, Inc. Their website provides support and information about life’s end and how to avoid the “bad death” that many people experience, enabling everyone to obtain a “good death.” He is a graduate of The Peddie School, Colgate University, and Virginia Theological Seminary, committed to continuing education through various venues. He has taught Death Education to undergraduates and presently teaches adults through the University of Arizona’s Adult Education Program.Support the show (https://healgrief.org/donations/)

16mins

13 Oct 2020

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133: HT City News |John Abraham on insider-outsider debate | Raftaar on IPL song plagiarism | Jasleen Royal nepotism debate |

Masala Bytes: HT City Daily News Wrap

John Abraham on the insider-outsider debate, says you have to create your own path. You are an outsider till you're not.  Raftaar on IPL song plagiarism, he's confused at MCAI reaction. Jasleen Royal on nepotism debate and the gendered nature of her line of work.

5mins

14 Sep 2020

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121: HT City News | John Abraham on the Bollywood Industry | Rajkumar Rao recalls his days of struggle | Hina Khan on SSR death probe

Masala Bytes: HT City Daily News Wrap

Bollywood's man of steel John Abraham talks about the Bollywood Industry as a place. Rajkumar Rao recalls his days of struggle before he made it big in Bollywood. Hina Khan on SSR's death probe, says let the CBI do its job on media trial. Brad Pitt took his girlfriend to Chateau Miraval.

3mins

31 Aug 2020

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Ep. 6: Turning Passion into Profession: John Abraham - Aviation

The Passion Effect

In Episode 6, I chat to John Abraham- a commercial pilot with over 37 years of flying experience! John has flown for airlines including Gulf Air and Royal Brunei.

17mins

24 Jul 2020

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24: HT City News | John Abraham on lockdown routine | Spiderman & Superman spotted

Masala Bytes: HT City Daily News Wrap

John Abraham has revealed that not much has changed for him, ever since the lockdown was implemented. Listen to all that’s making news in the world of #Entertainment & #Lifestyle today. Samarth Goyal presents this episode.

3mins

9 May 2020

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John Abraham speaks to Hingori Sutras on the importance of good Karma

Hingori Sutras's Podcast

John Abraham, Indian Actor, Producer and Karma Warrior, has worked tirelessly for the causes he believes in. Hingori Sutras spoke to him about the importance of doing good deeds during the launch of Karma Sutra - Cracking the Karmic Code by Hingori Sutras. The book, which is available in English, Hindi and Marathi, is now available in Braille so the visually impaired can also have access to this book which has been called one of the simplest and best books written on the subject of Karma.

4mins

5 Jan 2020

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