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Conductor Alex Prior shares his best of Edmonton

We checked in with the ESO's chief conductor, and asked him about Edmonton's arts and culture scene.

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Edmonton Symphony Orchestra’s new conductor is 24-year-old prodigy Alexander Prior

Edmonton Symphony Orchestra’s new 24-year-old conductor was born the same year when Windows 3.1 launched and NAFTA was signed. British-born Alexander Prior started composing at the age of eight, speaks six languages, and when he was 13, the Moscow State ballet commissioned his first ballet to international critical acclaim. After guest conducting multiple times at […]

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CBC funding restored in new Liberal budget, $675 million over five years

After years of cutbacks, the CBC is getting a financial boost to "modernize and revitalize CBC/Radio Canada in the digital era."