Aretha Franklin, 76, was the Queen of Soul. One of her final performances was in Philadelphia.
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The Philadelphia Orchestra will bring in more women composers next season, including a workshop of six new pieces.
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A Baptist church in West Philadelphia will premiere new music by four African-American composers working in the vein of Leonard Bernstein.
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Princeton invited artist and scholars from Puerto Rico to work on their projects at the university campus during the summer.
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Made in America will likely return to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in future years. The neighborhood responds.
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Made in America will stay on the Ben Franklin Parkway.
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