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Meet the Goldbergs, as dancers perform to Bach work in Easton - Allentown Morning Call

JS Bach - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 11:33

Allentown Morning Call

Meet the Goldbergs, as dancers perform to Bach work in Easton
Allentown Morning Call
There is something about the music of J.S. Bach that just begs one to dance. Whether it's the pull of Bach's life-affirming counterpoint, or that so much of his music is pervaded by dance rhythms, just listening to its complex ebb and flow evokes the ...

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Vanhauwaert performs in first Kansas visit - Butler County Times Gazette

Brahms - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 11:04

Butler County Times Gazette

Vanhauwaert performs in first Kansas visit
Butler County Times Gazette
Ludwig van Beethoven, Frederic Chopin, Richard Wagner, Hector Berlioz, Peter Tchaikovsky, Franz Schubert, Johannes Brahms and Richard Strauss. Strong, beautiful melodies highlight many of these composers' works, a hallmark of the period.

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Knoxville Symphony guest conductor feels right at home with Beethoven - Knoxville News Sentinel

Beethoven - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 10:00

Knoxville News Sentinel

Knoxville Symphony guest conductor feels right at home with Beethoven
Knoxville News Sentinel
“The Beethoven Violin Concerto is one of my favorites, if not my favorite, piece of music in the entire repertoire, honestly,” Gersen says. “I actually used to fall asleep to it when I was 3 years old. It's been one of my favorite pieces ever since ...

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BachFest celebrates musical masterpieces - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

JS Bach - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 09:16

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BachFest celebrates musical masterpieces
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
The two groups are working together for BachFest Sarasota, four days of concerts, talks and luncheon programs celebrating the music of J.S. Bach and others. The series is presented by Artists Series, but the Choral Artists will be featured in two ...

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Art Hounds: Ralphie On Stage, A Woodwind Trio And Northern Flyer - Vermont Public Radio

JS Bach - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 08:47

Vermont Public Radio

Art Hounds: Ralphie On Stage, A Woodwind Trio And Northern Flyer
Vermont Public Radio
11 at 7:30 p.m., at The Unitarian Church in Montpelier: The Music of J.S. Bach, presented by Capital City Concerts, with musicians performing Bach arias and chamber music, suggested by Peter Thoms of Montpelier. Sunday, Nov. 12 at 4 p.m., at The UCW ...

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Longmont, Boulder concerts kick off Cantabile Singers season ... - Longmont Times-Call

Brahms - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 03:09

Longmont, Boulder concerts kick off Cantabile Singers season ...
Longmont Times-Call
Cantabile Singers' season-opening concerts revolve around a theme that derives from their venues -- the Stewart Auditorium in the Longmont Museum and the ...

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Longmont, Boulder concerts kick off Cantabile Singers season - Boulder Daily Camera

Brahms - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 03:09

Longmont, Boulder concerts kick off Cantabile Singers season
Boulder Daily Camera
A selection from the "Neue Liebeslieder" ("New Love Song") Waltzes by Johannes Brahms — written for vocal quartet with piano duet accompaniment — anchors the program. "There's a lot of overblown imagery in the verses Brahms set here," Stone said.

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Bach gets an improvised update, and it's thrilling - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

JS Bach - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 02:34

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Bach gets an improvised update, and it's thrilling
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
And the Swedish Chamber Orchestra has done something similar, commissioning six composers to create their own responses to J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos. This week, the SPCO brings one of them to this side of the pond, performing the Third ...

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Wellesley High School fall orchestera to perform Nov. 16 - Wicked Local Wellesley

Brahms - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 21:09

Wellesley High School fall orchestera to perform Nov. 16
Wicked Local Wellesley
WHS Sinfonia will perform Antonio Vivaldi's “Allegro in G from Concerto for Two Guitars” (arranged for string orchestra by Steven Frankenpohl), Norman Dello Joyo's “Air for Strings,” Johannes Brahms' “Allegro Giocoso: Movt. 3 from Symphony No.

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5 things to do in Wellesley - Wicked Local Wellesley

Mozart - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 21:09

Wicked Local Wellesley

5 things to do in Wellesley
Wicked Local Wellesley
A high point of this celebratory event will be the singing of Ave Verum Corpus by W. A. Mozart, when the present chorus will be joined by former members. Accompaniment throughout the concert is by string quartet, piano and, for one piece, guitar ...

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You Oughta Know: Events for Nov. 12-19, 2017 - Kenosha News

Brahms - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 20:53

You Oughta Know: Events for Nov. 12-19, 2017
Kenosha News
The Carthage College Music Department will continue The Brahms Project, commemorating the 120th anniversary of Johannes Brahms' death, with a faculty trio performance at 7:30 p.m. Monday in the A.F. Siebert Chapel on campus. For the project ...

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Portland Symphonic Choir review: magnificent melange - Oregon ArtsWatch

JS Bach - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 18:48

Portland Symphonic Choir review: magnificent melange
Oregon ArtsWatch
John Muhlheisen's 90-minute Pieta is a mélange – in a good way – of all sorts of musical gestures: Byzantine chant; Catholic and Eastern Orthodox hymnody; Bulgarian hymns; and familiar chorale tunes, many based on tunes melodies from J. S. Bach's St.

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'Beethoven & Prometheus: The Hero's Journey' performed by The Cleveland Orchestra at Lakeland Community College - News-Herald.com

Beethoven - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 18:43

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'Beethoven & Prometheus: The Hero's Journey' performed by The Cleveland Orchestra at Lakeland Community College
News-Herald.com
In celebration of Lakeland's 50th anniversary, the 100th season of The Cleveland Orchestra, as well as its Second Century “Around the Region” celebration, and in effort to introduce a new generation of students to Beethoven's compositions, the two ...

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Pacific presenting a feast for Beethoven lovers - Stockton Record

Beethoven - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 17:15

Stockton Record

Pacific presenting a feast for Beethoven lovers
Stockton Record
Critics took notice and argued that Beethoven's symphonies were a new form of art — devoid of any connection to reality or words, and therefore capable of lifting the spirit far above our everyday life,” wrote Nicolas Waldvogel, director of University ...
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Chamber Players Presents Fall Concerts - CapeNews.net

JS Bach - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:42

CapeNews.net

Chamber Players Presents Fall Concerts
CapeNews.net
Kyle Spraker will perform Joseph Haydn's Trumpet Concerto in E-Flat Major with the Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra on November 11 at 4 PM and November 12 at 3 PM at the John Wesley United Methodist Church, 270 Gifford Street in Falmouth.

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8 pianos, 4 homes, scores of followers. How he went from surfer to world-class conductor - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Brahms - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 15:51

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

8 pianos, 4 homes, scores of followers. How he went from surfer to world-class conductor
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
“Johann Sebastian Bach, Johannes Brahms, Felix Mendelssohn, Gustav Mahler ... they are all my predecessors” at the Hamburg State Opera, which he's led since 2015, Nagano said. “To study Brahms and then realize I sit right now on the chair that Brahms ...

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Concert band to honor veterans - Oneonta Daily Star

Brahms - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 15:09

Concert band to honor veterans
Oneonta Daily Star
1)” by Johannes Brahms, “For the Nation's Honor March,” “Tenth Regiment March,” “Hymn to the Fallen” from “Saving Private Ryan” by John Williams, “Hail to the Spirit of Liberty March” by John Philip Sousa, the official “West Point March” by Philip ...

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How Beethoven Went From Virtuoso City Pianist to Country-Hiking Composer - WOSU

Beethoven - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 15:04

WOSU

How Beethoven Went From Virtuoso City Pianist to Country-Hiking Composer
WOSU
It was quite a profound transition for a young Ludwig van Beethoven to go from being a celebrated virtuoso pianist not long after he arrived in Vienna from Bonn, Germany, in 1792, to feeling increasingly socially isolated by the hearing loss that would ...

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