Learning to wash away the dust of everyday life

A musical education helps provi de children with the foundation for a happy life

If “music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life,” according to the 19th century German-Jewish writer, Berthold Auerbach, then the opportunities for learning …

Lifestyles Magazine Prague: A Mass of surprises

In latter Czech history, village teachers and choirmasters, especially those who also composed music, held a special place in the hearts of villagers. Even if the name and fame of those musicians never reached much farther than the city limits.…

Cuban paradise

A special advertising feature for Lifestyles Magazine

One of the most intriguing destinations in unforgettable Cuba, the gorgeous scenery of Matanzas province is just a quick 60-mile hop from the vibrant capital city of Havana. Come here for Varadero beach,