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UAlbany Pianist to pay tribute to late father in concert - Albany Times Union

JS Bach - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 14:49

Albany Times Union

UAlbany Pianist to pay tribute to late father in concert
Albany Times Union
Music by J.S. Bach, Johann Strauss and Scott Joplin are among the works to be performed in “The Orchestral Piano,” a recital of pieces for two pianos with orchestral connections featuring UAlbany faculty member Duncan Cumming and alumna Melinda ...

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Superb Brahms singing undermined by needless narration at Collaborative Works Festival - Chicago Classical Review

Brahms - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 14:19

Chicago Classical Review

Superb Brahms singing undermined by needless narration at Collaborative Works Festival
Chicago Classical Review
There is not a whole lot of music by Johannes Brahms that lies neglected. But there is some— his underrated organ music and secular choral works are both worthy of excavation. And then there is Die schöne Magelone. Brahms's song cycle was the sole ...

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Acclaimed organist presents concert - Eureka Times Standard

JS Bach - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 14:03

Eureka Times Standard

Acclaimed organist presents concert
Eureka Times Standard
2” by J.S. Bach (three melodies played all at once, one for each hand and one for the feet), Henri Mulet's “Rosace (Rose Windows) and Leo Sowerby's “Requiescat in Pace.” The piece, “Carillon de Westminster” by Louis Vierne will conclude the program ...

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Electric Beethoven Announces Colorado Shows - JamBase

Beethoven - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 14:02

JamBase

Electric Beethoven Announces Colorado Shows
JamBase
Reed Mathis and Electric Beethoven devoted much of this summer to recording a new album. The “Classical Dance Music” act tracked more of Ludwig Van Beethoven's “greatest hits” for a record due on Eddie Roberts' Color Red imprint. Additional details ...

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A Friend of Beethoven, Now Rediscovered in His Own Right - New York Times

Beethoven - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 13:56

New York Times

A Friend of Beethoven, Now Rediscovered in His Own Right
New York Times
Until recently, the place you'd be most likely to encounter the name Anton Reicha was in the footnotes of books about Beethoven. The two met as teenagers when they played in the same orchestra in Bonn, Germany: Reicha as second flute, Beethoven on ...

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Power of Pieces: Chamber Musicians Bring Inspiration to Keene - The Keene Sentinel

Brahms - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 12:45

The Keene Sentinel

Power of Pieces: Chamber Musicians Bring Inspiration to Keene
The Keene Sentinel
16); cello works by Debussy, Schumann, Martinů and Chopin (March 16); the passionate friendship of Clara Schumann and Johannes Brahms through songs and letters (April 14) and French piano quartets (June 2). The Steinberg Duo will perform the ...

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Beethoven Museum House opens in Tehran - Tehran Times

Beethoven - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 10:05

Tehran Times

Beethoven Museum House opens in Tehran
Tehran Times
TEHRAN – The founder of the Beethoven Music Center in Tehran, Karim Chamanara, inaugurated the Beethoven Museum House on Wednesday. Chamanara opened the museum on his 95th birthday attended by Tehran City Council member Mohammad ...

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The Beauty Part: Step Away From the News. Listen to Richard Goode Play Mozart & Beethoven - The Good Men Project (blog)

Beethoven - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 09:52

The Good Men Project (blog)

The Beauty Part: Step Away From the News. Listen to Richard Goode Play Mozart & Beethoven
The Good Men Project (blog)
Beethoven had an ego as big as his talent and emotions that ran hotter than a blast furnace. He had heroes; he liked the idea of heroism. And as a composer, he tended to write grand heroic music. (No one has ever admired his Ninth Symphony more than ...

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Make your Saturday all about music and art with Nesmith show and more - austin360

JS Bach - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 01:03

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Make your Saturday all about music and art with Nesmith show and more
austin360
The program includes works by Soler, Buxtehude, Couperin, W.F. Bach, J.C. Bach, J.S. Bach and Rameau. The sound of two harpsichords is electrifying, so it's a show you don't want to miss. 3 p.m. Saturday. $15-$30. Redeemer Presbyterian Church, 2111 ...

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Phoenix Chorale Performs MID-CENTURY MODERN, 10/26 - Broadway World

Brahms - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 21:01

Phoenix Chorale Performs MID-CENTURY MODERN, 10/26
Broadway World
(O lovely night!) came from the pen of Johannes Brahms and Felix Mendelssohn described his hymn Mitten wir im Leben sind (Even in the midst of life) -- a setting of text by Martin Luther -- as "one of the best church pieces that I have written." The ...

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Beethoven: Made in the Rhineland - Daily News Egypt

Beethoven - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 19:49

Daily News Egypt

Beethoven: Made in the Rhineland
Daily News Egypt
A composer like Ludwig van Beethoven towers over others, but even that singular genius didn't come out of the blue. A look at the musical environment that brought forth the iconic musician — and cherished his memory.Toward the end of the 18th century, ...

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Reed Mathis & Electric Beethoven Announce New Album, Special Colorado Run - Live for Live Music

Beethoven - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 16:17

Live for Live Music

Reed Mathis & Electric Beethoven Announce New Album, Special Colorado Run
Live for Live Music
Reed Mathis & Electric Beethoven have recently been in the studio, spending a majority of their summer working on a new album reimaging Ludwig Van Beethoven's “greatest hits” for Color Red, a new label headed by The New Mastersounds guitarist Eddie ...

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Phoenix Chorale Finding New Leadership while Diving into Desert Waters - Downtown Phoenix Journal

Brahms - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 16:07

Downtown Phoenix Journal

Phoenix Chorale Finding New Leadership while Diving into Desert Waters
Downtown Phoenix Journal
She won world champion titles at the World Choir Games and the International Johannes Brahms Choral Competition, conducting the Diocesan Girls' School Choir from Hong Kong. Wong currently serves as Associate Conductor of the Los Angeles Master ...

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Weekender: What to Do Around Louisville September 7 — 9 - Louisville.com (press release)

Mozart - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 15:49

Louisville.com (press release)

Weekender: What to Do Around Louisville September 7 — 9
Louisville.com (press release)
This Sunday, the Louisville Orchestra will present its free season preview concert, let by guest conductor Joseph Mechavich. The program will feature highlights from the Orchestra's upcoming season, including works by Mozart, John Williams, Leonard ...

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Cal Poly Music Department Presents 'Brahms Songs' Oct. 6 - Cal Poly San Luis Obispo News

Brahms - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 12:53

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo News

Cal Poly Music Department Presents 'Brahms Songs' Oct. 6
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo News
David Arrivée will begin the presentation with a talk about Johannes Brahms and his compositions. Katherine Arthur, soprano, and Paul Woodring, piano, will perform two sets of eight Brahms songs. Between the sets, Woodring will perform the Intermezzo ...

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Cal Poly Music Department Presents 'Brahms Songs' Oct. 6 - Cal Poly San Luis Obispo News

JS Bach - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 12:53

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo News

Cal Poly Music Department Presents 'Brahms Songs' Oct. 6
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo News
He is co-director, with Scott Glysson, of Cal Poly's annual Bach Week, which brings together faculty, students and guest artists to perform the vocal and instrumental works of J.S. Bach and his contemporaries. Before moving to the Central Coast ...

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BSC music faculty to perform in recital - Bismarck Tribune

JS Bach - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 11:51

BSC music faculty to perform in recital
Bismarck Tribune
Vocal soloists are Clyde Bauman, Dawn Hagerott and Jeffrey Stone. Instrumentalists are Laura Prokopyk and Michael Langer. Prokopyk will open the program with J.S. Bach “Solo Violin Sonata #2 in A minor, Movements 3 & 4.” Bauman follows with “With a ...

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Boulder Bach Festival opens season with a concert — and a little bit more - Boulder Weekly

JS Bach - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 10:43

Boulder Weekly

Boulder Bach Festival opens season with a concert — and a little bit more
Boulder Weekly
The Boulder Bach Festival opens its 2018–19 season at the Stewart Auditorium in Longmont, Thursday, Sept. 13, with a concert, and something more. The 7:30 p.m. concert will feature music of J.S. Bach, played by the BBF's artistic director Zachary ...

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Fall Entertainment Guide 2018: Classical music - Chicago Sun-Times

JS Bach - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 08:00

Chicago Sun-Times

Fall Entertainment Guide 2018: Classical music
Chicago Sun-Times
DePaul University's School of Music will get what is likely its biggest moment ever in the city spotlight this fall. The school, which has 375 students and more than 3,800 alumni, will celebrate the opening of the Holtschneider Performance Center, 2330 N.

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Classical: Russian pianist plays Chopin preludes at East Stroudsburg University - Allentown Morning Call

JS Bach - Thu, 09/06/2018 - 07:04

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Russian pianist plays Chopin preludes at East Stroudsburg University
Allentown Morning Call
It's possible that more people might have come to great music through Chopin than from any other composer. It's equally likely they came to Chopin through his 24 piano preludes, the ultimate in miniatures. Nearly each of these gemlike pieces, ranging ...

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