a famous concert hall in New York (opened 1891); endowed by Andrew Carnegie
One spring night four years ago my fiancée and I were at carnegie hall, listening to the Emerson String Quartet play Beethoven.
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The denouement of her career came on October 25, 1944, when she sold out carnegie hall.
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“Despite what you may have heard, flat is not the new up,” CEO Les Moonves told advertisers gathered at carnegie hall.
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Celia Eydeland, 17Piano since 7, played at carnegie hall, music honors program.
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He has lived in the same tiny apartment at the carnegie hall studios for half a century.
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There is not the select gathering of musically cultured people that one finds in carnegie hall or the Auditorium.
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It was not such an audience which gathered that night at carnegie hall.
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It was nearly an hour before they called her, but she had not yet begun to think out what she should say at carnegie hall.
Comrade Yetta Albert Edwards
It was at the theater and at carnegie hall that Paul really lived; the rest was but a sleep and a forgetting.
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Their Tuesday night concerts at carnegie hall became the rage.
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A concert hall, world-famous for its acoustics, in New York City.
Note: Carnegie Hall was the home of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra for many years. When the orchestra announced in 1959 that it was moving to a new building, plans were made to tear Carnegie Hall down. Because of the efforts of the violinist Isaac Stern and other artists, however, it has been preserved as a concert hall.
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