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The concerto that couldn't be bettered - Independent.ie

Beethoven - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 21:37

Independent.ie

The concerto that couldn't be bettered
Independent.ie
No doubt aware of the less than enthusiastic reception it had received on its premiere just a matter of months before, Clementi included in the contract a stipulation that Beethoven provide a piano version of the violin concerto as well, something that ...

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Classical CDs Weekly: Beethoven, Cage, Janáček - The Arts Desk

Beethoven - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 02:45

The Arts Desk

Classical CDs Weekly: Beethoven, Cage, Janáček
The Arts Desk
Beethoven: Symphonies 2 and 7 Wiener Symphoniker/Philippe Jordan (WS/Sony). Philippe Jordan's cheery face adorns this third volume of Beethoven symphonies from Vienna's other orchestra, setting the tone fairly well. These are overwhelmingly positive, ...

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CRYS Fall Chamber Concert Sunday - Evening Observer

JS Bach - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 02:38

Evening Observer

CRYS Fall Chamber Concert Sunday
Evening Observer
Classical compositions in the diverse program include J.S. Bach's “Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring,” Ralph Vaughan Williams's Prelude to the 1941 film 49th Parallel, and “The Great Gate of Kiev” from the suite Pictures at an Exhibition by Moussorgsky. On a ...

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Commemorate Armistice Day with The Washington Chorus This Sunday - DC Metro Theater Arts (press release) (blog)

Brahms - Fri, 11/16/2018 - 17:50

DC Metro Theater Arts (press release) (blog)

Commemorate Armistice Day with The Washington Chorus This Sunday
DC Metro Theater Arts (press release) (blog)
This November, as Americans prepare for Thanksgiving and the start of the holiday season, arts organizations across the Washington area will commemorate a more somber occasion: the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, recognized as Veterans' Day in ...

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El Réquiem Alemán: una ventana hacia el alma de Johannes Brahms - La Nación Costa Rica

Brahms - Fri, 11/16/2018 - 17:40

La Nación Costa Rica

El Réquiem Alemán: una ventana hacia el alma de Johannes Brahms
La Nación Costa Rica
Johannes Brahms era un hombre profundamente religioso, formado en el severo protestantismo de Alemania del norte (nació en Hamburgo). No era ostentosamente religioso: era muy celoso de su privacidad, y no le gustaba hablar de sí mismo o trenzarse ...

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A trip to Vienna: UM Life Sciences Orchestra concert on December 8 - University of Michigan Health System News (press release)

Brahms - Fri, 11/16/2018 - 17:38

University of Michigan Health System News (press release)

A trip to Vienna: UM Life Sciences Orchestra concert on December 8
University of Michigan Health System News (press release)
Beginning at 8 p.m., the LSO and music director Chelsea Gallo, will transport their audience to the Austrian capital through works by both Richard and Johann Strauss, and a piece by Johannes Brahms arranged by Arnold Schoenberg. The LSO brings ...

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The Power of Papa Haydn - urbanmilwaukee

Mozart - Fri, 11/16/2018 - 16:39

urbanmilwaukee

The Power of Papa Haydn
urbanmilwaukee
Occasionally a competitor, he was seen by many, including WA Mozart, as Haydn's successor. Born in Vienna as “Ignaz,” he moved to Paris. A prolific composer, he also started a publishing house and manufactured pianos. Pleyel pianos are still popular ...

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10 About Town: November 16 - 18, 2018 - WBIR.com

Brahms - Fri, 11/16/2018 - 16:10

WBIR.com

10 About Town: November 16 - 18, 2018
WBIR.com
The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra is performing at the Tennessee Theatre on Friday at 7:30 p.m. The concert celebrates the friendship of German composers Robert Schumann, Clara Schumann, Johannes Brahms, Felix Mendelssohn, and Fanny ...

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Ehnes Quartet channels Beethoven in a rewarding return to Miami - South Florida Classical Review

Beethoven - Fri, 11/16/2018 - 15:03

South Florida Classical Review

Ehnes Quartet channels Beethoven in a rewarding return to Miami
South Florida Classical Review
Performances by the Ehnes Quartet have become highly anticipated annual events in South Florida, and the group's return at Temple Beth Am in Pinecrest Thursday evening lived up to the advance billing. Playing an all-Beethoven program, violinists James ...

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Between the Notes: Beethoven's string quartets a gift for your ears ... - Regina Leader-Post

Beethoven - Fri, 11/16/2018 - 13:01

Regina Leader-Post

Between the Notes: Beethoven's string quartets a gift for your ears ...
Regina Leader-Post
Gordon Gerrard shares a history of Beethoven's string quartets, which the Regina Symphony Orchestra Chamber Players present this weekend.
Between the Notes: Beethoven's string quartets are a holiday gift for your earsNanton News

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Beethoven's Symphony & Piano Concerto No. 1 - KTBS

Beethoven - Fri, 11/16/2018 - 11:28

KTBS

Beethoven's Symphony & Piano Concerto No. 1
KTBS
Michael Butterman conductor for the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra and gold medalist Mei Li here with us to talk about their upcoming concert. More from this section. Natchitoches rolls out the welcome mat for the KTBS 3 Community Caravan ...

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Pittsfield: PHS Orchestra opens new season - Berkshire Eagle

JS Bach - Fri, 11/16/2018 - 10:03

Pittsfield: PHS Orchestra opens new season
Berkshire Eagle
The program will include a collection of diverse music styles, showcasing soloists Chenyang Lin and Joseph Cracolici in a Vivaldi concerto for violin and cello with the orchestra, the J.S. Bach Brandenburg concerto No. 3, the Finale from Symphony No.

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St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra - STLtoday.com

Brahms - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 20:45

St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra
STLtoday.com
... Orchestra will open their 49th season under the baton of music director Gemma New. On the program are Antonín Dvorák's “Carnival” Overture, Jean Sibelius' “Finlandia” and the Symphony No. 1 by Johannes Brahms. Tickets are free, but you do need one.

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BEETHOVEN: Creatures of Prometheus, Overture - Radio New Zealand

Beethoven - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 19:02

Radio New Zealand

BEETHOVEN: Creatures of Prometheus, Overture
Radio New Zealand
Beethoven's crowning achievement was to advance all the major musical genres within the mainstream Austro-German tradition. Beethoven in 1804. Portrait of Beethoven in 1804 Photo: Joseph Willibrord Mähler, Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons.

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Tanglewood announces 2019 season - The Daily Gazette

JS Bach - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 18:31

The Daily Gazette

Tanglewood announces 2019 season
The Daily Gazette
11 for an all-cello performance of J.S. Bach suites. Musicians Hilary Hahn, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Joshua Bell and others are also scheduled to perform throughout the summer. The 2019 season also marks the launch of the Tanglewood Learning Institute, ...
Tanglewood will stage 9 world premieresSlipped Disc

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SoundBytes: Morbid Angel, Camper Van Beethoven, Joyryde, the Floozies and more - Tampa Bay Times (blog)

Beethoven - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 17:06

Tampa Bay Times (blog)

SoundBytes: Morbid Angel, Camper Van Beethoven, Joyryde, the Floozies and more
Tampa Bay Times (blog)
Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker, the two main bands of singer-songwriter David Lowery, are playing together at Skipper's Smokehouse at Jan. 4. Tickets are $22 and up. Click here. — Tampa death metal legends Morbid Angel are playing a hometown ...

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Iowa City string orchestra getting some woodwind help for Beethoven performance - Iowa City Press Citizen

Beethoven - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 16:27

Iowa City Press Citizen

Iowa City string orchestra getting some woodwind help for Beethoven performance
Iowa City Press Citizen
Having performed all five of Mozart's violin concertos with her over the course of a decade, we decided to take the logical next step and perform the great Beethoven violin concerto. The work requires 12 wind, brass and percussion players, and our 57 ...

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Getting into the Christmas spirit, with Bach - The Boston Globe

JS Bach - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 16:26

The Boston Globe

Getting into the Christmas spirit, with Bach
The Boston Globe
Typically, the Boston Pops is the city's go-to orchestra for holiday cheer, celebrating all through the month of December with “Sleigh Ride,” sing-alongs, and Santa. This year, the Boston Symphony Orchestra is celebrating the season as well, with J.S ...

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