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Varese

(värā`zā), city (1991 pop. 85,687), capital of Varese prov., Lombardy, N Italy, near the Swiss border. Situated in the Alpine foothills, near several Italian lakes, it is a popular tourist center. Manufactures include silk, machinery, plastics, and leather goods. The Este palace in Varese (1768–80) has lovely gardens. On a nearby hill is a church originally founded (late 4th cent.) by St. Ambrose.

Varese

a historic city in N Italy, in Lombardy near Lake Varese: manufacturing centre, esp for leather goods. Pop.: 80 511 (2001)
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Siempre proclive al arte nuevo, Varese tuvo cercania con poetas como Jose Juan Tablada y Vicente Huidobro.
Varese claims that the "mafia might use the Internet for conducting frauds or to invest their money in the stock exchange, but they do that as customers, not as protectors.
Varese offers an exceptional model for determining the importance and outcome of the independent variables.
The early songs considered here employ techniques of percussive rhythm, sound masses and non-serial atonality that Jolivet learned from Varese.
Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Sezione di Microbiologia, Universita di Siena, Siena, Italy; ([dagger]) Laboratorio di Microbiologia, Ospedale di Circolo e Universita dell'Insubria, Varese, Italy; and ([double dagger]) Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Biomediche, Universita di L'Aquila, L'Aquila, Italy
Lazarof expands the sound resources of the traditional instruments for which he writes, not, as did Varese, by adding the moving pitches of sirens and lion's roar, but through the addition of many vocal sounds, which must be amplified during performance.
To illustrate this last possibility: Bernard, guided by his analytical method, identifies two [5][8]s in the flute line of measure 19 of Hyperprism, which it is not difficult to hear (The Music of Edgard Varese, 198 and "Cracked Octaves," 281).
23 February 2015 - US manufacturing company Tekni-Plex Europe NV's plan to acquire Gallazzi's Italian-based pharmaceutical blister film (Tradate, Varese, Lombardia) and adhesive tape substrate film (Gallarate, Varese, Lombardia) businesses has been approved by the Italian authorities supervising the sale, the company said on Monday.
VARESE v HELLAS VERONA 8pm THE Italianprimeministerhas threatenedtosuspendfootball inthewakeofthecurrentfixing scandalbutthat'sno reasonto swerve Serie B promotion playoff semi-final at Vareseasvisitors Hellas Veronahaveamassive edge courtesy of a quirky qualification procedure, writes SteveDavies.
As part of the Cornerstone Festival, Psappha played a series of works by three composers: Varese, Stravinsky and Zappa.
Indeed, the only unifying element in this disparate collection--which includes musique concrete by Pierre Schaeffer, Nam June Paik, and John Cage; electronic music by Henri Pousseur, Edgard Varese, lannis Xenakis, and Pauline Oliveros; and experiments by rock bands like Einsturzende Neubauten--may be the alteration of sounds after their initial generation.