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The Quin: Carnegie Hall hits 125
The lobby at The Quin
Not many 125-year-olds look as good as Carnegie Hall. But New York’s premiere concert hall is unique, a singular entity where music resounds, be it Beethoven or Bono. Few buildings do acoustics like Carnegie Hall, which celebrates this birthday season with a special performance roster. For years musicians playing Carnegie Hall stayed at the Buckingham hotel. Following a massive renovation, the Buckingham morphed into The Quin, a small, chic luxury hotel that’s proud of its Carnegie Hall connections (note the plaque commemorating the stay of Jan Paderewski, famed Polish pianist, composer and politician)....READ ON
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Half a century ago at Superbowl I, there were 30,000 empty seats, college marching bands supplied the halftime entertainment, and no one remembers the ads. (To put things in perspective, Lyndon Johnson was President, The Sound of Music won the Oscar, and the Green Bay Packers beat the Kansas City Chiefs.) Fast forward to the …READ ON
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