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Statements of fact,usually appearing at the beginning of contracts and leases.Usually the recitals start with the word, “Whereas …” Most attorneys and almost all parties give very little thought to the recitals, but they can be critically important. The recitals are the facts considered important in the formation of the agreement. They may be as innocuous as a statement that the tenant is a corporation duly organized and existing under the laws of the state of California, for example.They can also include such things as specific representations made by each party to the other. If there is a later dispute about the parties' intentions, or whether a misrepresentation was material or not,reference to the recitals can often make the difference in the dispute.

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Apart from Stephen Kovacevich's recital the festival have also arranged other concerts during Piano Week given by the faculty: They include recitals by Warren Mailley-Smith and Yuki Negishi on July 31 at 6.
The final piano recital will feature Stefan Cassomenos of Australia.
The event also featured a performance by Scottish signed singing choir The Singing Hands and recitals from charity artistic director and deaf musician Paul Whittaker together with recitals by hearing musicians.
Pope's Rebellion," first in the set, is a fast-paced thriller suitable for competitions and recitals.
Therefore, Istanbul Recitals have dedicated 2011-2012 season to this composer.
Peter will be there on Wednesday October 24 at 1pm to launch the recitals, playing a selection of both old favourites and new pieces.
Events begin at noon at the UO School of Music and include recitals, classes and reading sessions.
Selections from the record will compose the bulk of Monday's recital program, which will be accompanied by La Scintilla, the early-music ensemble of the Zurich Opera.
During the summer of 1968, I subscribed to a weekly series of piano recitals in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
The summer recitals come to a climax on September 3 when Olivier Latry,Organiste Titulaire Notre-Damede Paris, gives the first anniversary recital, tickets pounds 10 available from 01824 707757 or from the Bookshop Upper Clwyd St Ruthin.
The harp recital took place at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and involved harpists from the age of seven to 66.
At the time I was in London playing at St Margaret's Westminster -(a post Trotter still holds) -and doing a lot of freelance work as well as some recitals, so I hadn't really given much thought to whether or not I would get the job.