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Beethoven's Eroica review: MSO shines ahead of China tour - The Age

Beethoven - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 00:04

The Age

Beethoven's Eroica review: MSO shines ahead of China tour
The Age
Under Sir Andrew Davis, the MSO will support Moye Chen in the Liszt Piano Concerto No. 1 as well as offering Beethoven's Eroica Symphony No.3. Both works featured on this pre-tour demonstration, but Thursday night opened with a remarkable score by the ...

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Lehigh Valley Arts highlights for the week: Baum School Art Auction; SOTA house; Bethlehm Bach Festival - Allentown Morning Call

JS Bach - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 23:12

Allentown Morning Call

Lehigh Valley Arts highlights for the week: Baum School Art Auction; SOTA house; Bethlehm Bach Festival
Allentown Morning Call
“Bach at 8” at Packer Memorial Church at Lehigh University on Friday features Cantata 21, one of the top 10 Cantatas the choir loves to sing. Wu follows with a transcription for marimba of J.S. Bach's Third Cello Suite in C Major. The concert closes ...

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3 local concerts to honor Provo, Europe, US history - Daily Herald

Brahms - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 20:31

Daily Herald

3 local concerts to honor Provo, Europe, US history
Daily Herald
'A Musical Tour Through Europe'. The Timpanogos Symphony Orchestra will perform Ottorino Respighi's “Pines of Rome” and other symphonic favorites by European composers including Johannes Brahms, Maurice Ravel, Georges Bizet and Edvard Grieg in two ...

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Capital Region Wind Ensemble to play at SCCC May 20 - Albany Times Union

JS Bach - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 17:07

Albany Times Union

Capital Region Wind Ensemble to play at SCCC May 20
Albany Times Union
11: The Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir and the Tallinn Chamber Orchestra will join together for a concert of instrumental and sacred choral works by J.S. Bach and Part. Feb. 2, 2019: The Pinchas Zukerman Trio will perform music by Beethoven, ...

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“Meditation through Music” May 11 in Portland - Bangor Daily News

JS Bach - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 17:03

“Meditation through Music” May 11 in Portland
Bangor Daily News
Ben Noyes will join the Chorale for this program and will play J.S. Bach's Cello Suite #4, Sarabande. Concerts take place Friday, May 11, at 6 p.m. in conjunction with the Jewish Community Alliance at 1342 Congress St. in Portland, and Saturday, May 12 ...

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Pianist Kirill Gerstein brings fire and fury to the stage [sponsored] - Hoodline

Brahms - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 16:52

Hoodline

Pianist Kirill Gerstein brings fire and fury to the stage [sponsored]
Hoodline
The SF Symphony is teaming with renowned Russian-American pianist Kirill Gerstein to bring another transformational program to Davies Symphony Hall. Lauded for his masterful technique and musical curiosity, Gerstein is set to perform Johannes Brahms' ...

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PREVIEW: ACRONYM Baroque String Band at Close Encounters with Music - theberkshireedge.com

JS Bach - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 16:32

theberkshireedge.com

PREVIEW: ACRONYM Baroque String Band at Close Encounters with Music
theberkshireedge.com
Great Barrington — When Close Encounters With Music brought the ACRONYM Baroque string band to the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in March of 2016, the program focused mainly on J. S. Bach's sons, and — ask anyone who was there — the group's ...

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Academic Awards, Karofsky Teaching Prize, Awarded on 2018 Honors Day - Bowdoin (press release) (blog)

Brahms - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:20

Bowdoin (press release) (blog)

Academic Awards, Karofsky Teaching Prize, Awarded on 2018 Honors Day
Bowdoin (press release) (blog)
The evening's musical interlude was Concerto for Violin and Cello, Op. 102 (“Double Concerto”) by Johannes Brahms. It was performed by August Posch '18 on cello and Hanna Renedo '18 on violin, who were joined by Beckwith Artist-in-Residence George ...

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Nearly two-dozen things to do this weekend and next in and around Tacoma - The News Tribune

JS Bach - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:01

The News Tribune

Nearly two-dozen things to do this weekend and next in and around Tacoma
The News Tribune
Plays music of J.S. Bach, Juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, Nicolaus Bruhns, Jean-Jacques Grunenwald and George Shearing. 12:10 p.m. May 18. Christ Episcopal Church Tacoma, 310 N. K St., Tacoma. Donation. 253-383-1569, ccptacoma.org. May 18-June ...

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Orchestre National Philharmonique de Russie - Soirée Kantcheli / Mozart / Tchaïkovski / Chopin - L'Alsace.fr

Mozart - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 09:48

L'Alsace.fr

Orchestre National Philharmonique de Russie - Soirée Kantcheli / Mozart / Tchaïkovski / Chopin
L'Alsace.fr
Orchestre National Philharmonique de Russie. / Direction: Vladimir Spivakov, piano: Seong-Jin Cho, vibraphone: Dmitry Barkov, violoncelle: Petr Gladysh. / Programme: G. Kantcheli: Silent Prayer / W.A. Mozart: Concerto n°20, en ré mineur, K466 / P.I. ...

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The Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra will present a 'Bach Family Festival' - Petoskey News-Review

JS Bach - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 09:26

The Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra will present a 'Bach Family Festival'
Petoskey News-Review
Music director Dr. Libor Ondras will conduct the orchestra and soloists in a program which includes J.S. Bach's orchestral "Suite No 2 BWV 1068; Concerto for Oboe, Violin and Orchestra" by J.S. Bach; "Concerto for Viola and Orchestra" by Johann ...

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The best classical music for mornings - Classic FM

JS Bach - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 09:22

Classic FM

The best classical music for mornings
Classic FM
... the simplicity and logic of Bach might be for you. This simple variation consists mostly of the interplay between two distinct lines, which meander pleasingly around through harmony and dissonance with the perfect balance which is the hallmark of J ...

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Beethoven, but EPIC - Boing Boing

Beethoven - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 08:59

Boing Boing

Beethoven, but EPIC
Boing Boing
Sure, "Moonlight Sonata" is one of the loveliest songs for a reflective and pensive moment, but what if it were covered in a FREAKIN' EPIC arrangement? Even Beethoven would have been able to hear the EPICness. Not EPIC enough? Perhaps Tchaikovsky ...

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Concert de Musique de Chambre - Von Weber / Mozart - L'Alsace.fr

Mozart - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 08:33

L'Alsace.fr

Concert de Musique de Chambre - Von Weber / Mozart
L'Alsace.fr
C'est du prestigieux Metropolitan de New York que nous viennent les membres du Quatuor 212, que rejoint le formidable clarinettiste français Pierre Génisson pour nous faire explorer les beautés de la musique de chambre viennoise de la fin du Siècle des ...

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John Frayne | Sweet suite concert ends Sinfonia's season in style - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Mozart - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 08:03

John Frayne | Sweet suite concert ends Sinfonia's season in style
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
4 in C-sharp Minor from Book Two of the "Well-Tempered Clavier," and her ability to transmit a wistful mood in W.A. Mozart's Rondo in A Minor, K. 511. Xue's playing of the six short pieces that make up J. Brahms' "Fantasien," Op. 116, showed a fine ...

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John Frayne | Sweet suite concert ends Sinfonia's season in style - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

JS Bach - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 08:03

John Frayne | Sweet suite concert ends Sinfonia's season in style
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
Chinese pianist Lishan Xue was the winner of the Krannert Center Debut Artist Award, and her program on April 22 was a veritable survey of the piano repertory from J. S. Bach to Gyorgy Ligeti. The impression of comprehensiveness was strengthened by the ...

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104-year-old belts out Beethoven before assisted suicide - WDJT

Beethoven - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 08:02

WDJT

104-year-old belts out Beethoven before assisted suicide
WDJT
BASEL, Switzerland (CBSNews) -- A 104-year-old Australian man ended his own life by way of assisted suicide in Switzerland on Thursday, a day after cheerily singing a few bars from "Ode to Joy," to the tune of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, and telling ...

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104-year-old belts out Beethoven before assisted suicide - CBS News

Beethoven - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 07:05

CBS News

104-year-old belts out Beethoven before assisted suicide
CBS News
BASEL, Switzerland -- A 104-year-old Australian man cheerily sang a few bars of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony on Thursday, telling reporters just before his own medically assisted suicide that the procedure should be more widely available and not only ...
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Bach, Mozart, Schubert, Dvorak and Elgar at Chapter House with Kilkenny Community Orchestra - Kilkenny People

JS Bach - Thu, 05/10/2018 - 06:36

Kilkenny People

Bach, Mozart, Schubert, Dvorak and Elgar at Chapter House with Kilkenny Community Orchestra
Kilkenny People
The central piece in the programme will be the Brandendburg Concerto no 4 in Gmajor by J S Bach. It features two solo flutes with solo violin and chamber orchestra. The orchestra is encouraging young talent by giving the opportunity to perform solo ...

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