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In season opener, Milwaukee Symphony brings audience to its feet again and again - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 20:00

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

In season opener, Milwaukee Symphony brings audience to its feet again and again
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sunday afternoon's Milwaukee Symphony audience got a workout, rising to stand four times during a thrilling program of Sergei Rachmaninoff and Johannes Brahms. Led by guest conductor Ken-David Masur in the Marcus Center's Uihlein Hall, the program ...

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Musical backstory from the city they used to call Breslau - Independent.ie

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 21:37

Independent.ie

Musical backstory from the city they used to call Breslau
Independent.ie
At this time - the 1870s - one of the biggest names around was Johannes Brahms. Herr Kauffmann put pressure on the authorities at the university. They should be honouring the composer with an honorary PhD. Though Brahms was a regular in the city, and ...

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The Lowe Down: Pianist Peter Serkin: Son of Marlboro returns to the VSO - Rutland Herald

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 02:01

Rutland Herald

The Lowe Down: Pianist Peter Serkin: Son of Marlboro returns to the VSO
Rutland Herald
Music Director Jaime Laredo will also conduct Johannes Brahms' Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98, and “Lyric for Strings” by George Walker (the first African-American composer to win a Pulitzer). Serkin and Laredo have been frequent collaborators.

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'Schumann: The Faces and the Masks' Review: A Dreamer at the Piano - Wall Street Journal

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 16:40

Wall Street Journal

'Schumann: The Faces and the Masks' Review: A Dreamer at the Piano
Wall Street Journal
And yet in his final months, the two great themes of his life brought comfort: Clara's undying love and affection, and the fellowship of other musicians, in this case, the young Johannes Brahms. (Brahms visited the ailing composer and comforted Clara ...

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Maestro Ponti Previews Paducah Symphony's Opening Night: 'Brahms 4' - WKMS

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 15:31

WKMS

Maestro Ponti Previews Paducah Symphony's Opening Night: 'Brahms 4'
WKMS
Ponti also tells how Johannes Brahms carried on the traditions of Bach and Beethoven in his fourth symphony. The overture to the opera Russlan and Ludmilla by Mikhail Glinka is an example of a number of operas where only the overture is performed.

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Restoration Concerts Tickets Available - The South Pasadenan

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 13:01

Restoration Concerts Tickets Available
The South Pasadenan
Tickets may also be purchased at the door for $20. The first concert of the season is Sunday, September 16, and will feature violinist Martin Chalifour, cellist Cecilia Tsan, and pianist Steven Vanhauwaert playing works by Johannes Brahms, Zoltan ...

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Paducah Symphony to open its 39th season on Saturday - Paducah Sun

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 01:55

Paducah Sun

Paducah Symphony to open its 39th season on Saturday
Paducah Sun
The program for the evening, which will include compositions by Johannes Brahms, Max Bruch and Mikhail Glinka, was created with the idea of bringing "really powerful masterworks" to the city, said Raffaele Ponti, conductor and artistic director for the ...

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Family musical that's quite pink hits Suffolk on Sept. 22 - Virginian-Pilot

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:51

Family musical that's quite pink hits Suffolk on Sept. 22
Virginian-Pilot
The afternoon's program will include works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms, Sergei Prokofiev and Ed Bland. Tickets to the concert are $20 for adults and $5 for students. A ticket for the entire 2018-2019 season is $65 for adults and $20 for ...

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Town briefs - Andover Townsman

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 01:08

Town briefs
Andover Townsman
Calling all singers. The Andover Choral Society, directed by Michael Driscoll, invites those who enjoy singing choral music to join them for its 89th season. Open rehearsals will be held on Monday, Sept. 17 and Monday, Sept. 24, from 7:20 to 9:30 p.m ...

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Joshua Bell to perform works by Brahms, Grieg, Prokofiev Oct. 11 at Eisenhower - Penn State News

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 17:24

Penn State News

Joshua Bell to perform works by Brahms, Grieg, Prokofiev Oct. 11 at Eisenhower
Penn State News
The concert, presented by the Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State, is scheduled to include Johannes Brahms' Violin Sonata No. 2 in A Major, Edvard Grieg's Violin Sonata No. 2 in G Major, Sergei Prokofiev's Violin Sonata No. 2 in D Major and ...

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Saugerties Pro Musica starts new season Sept. 16 - The Daily Freeman

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 13:28

Saugerties Pro Musica starts new season Sept. 16
The Daily Freeman
2 in F Major for Cello & Piano, Op. 99” by Johannes Brahms; and “Fantasiestücke, Op. 73” by Robert Schumann. At the age of 15, Daurov made his debut as soloist with the St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra in his native city. Subsequently, he earned ...

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Everything you need to know about Clara Schumann - Classic FM

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 11:56

Classic FM

Everything you need to know about Clara Schumann
Classic FM
Clara had a complicated personal relationship with Johannes Brahms, but he was always supportive of her professional career. She was in fact the first person to ever publicly perform any work composed by Brahms in his lifetime (specifically the Andante ...

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First winner announced at Enescu Competition 2018: Estonian ... - Business Review

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 05:45

Business Review

First winner announced at Enescu Competition 2018: Estonian ...
Business Review
Estonian Marcel Johannes Kits is the winner of the Enescu Cello Competition 2018, after a final where he performed the Cello Concerto No. 1 in E flat.
Young Estonian wins cello final at Romania's 2018 George Enescu ...Romania-Insider.com

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MasterVoices' Night Songs and Love Waltzes to Feature Premiere of Ted Sperling's A Little Night Music Arrangement - Playbill.com

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 16:24

Playbill.com

MasterVoices' Night Songs and Love Waltzes to Feature Premiere of Ted Sperling's A Little Night Music Arrangement
Playbill.com
Night Songs, which will be seen March 1, 2019, at Alice Tully Hall, will feature songs by Fanny and Felix Mendelssohn, Clara and Robert Schumann, Franz Schubert, and Johannes Brahms, as well as a song cycle by Ricky Ian Gordon set to a poem by ...

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September 15 ~ 16th Street's Church of the Holy City to Present Free Concert - InTowner

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 14:00

September 15 ~ 16th Street's Church of the Holy City to Present Free Concert
InTowner
... Holy City (16th & Corcoran Sts., NW) will be presenting a special concert in its “Music with the Angels” series with violinist Yoojin Baik, accompanied by pianist Dr. Eunae Han, performing Edward Elgar's Salut d'amour, Johannes Brahms' Violin ...

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Mercury Showcases Brahms and Mendelssohn in October - Broadway World

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 12:23

Mercury Showcases Brahms and Mendelssohn in October
Broadway World
MERCURY CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. Brahms' Third Symphony. Saturday, October 6 at 8 PM. WORTHAM CENTER, DOWNTOWN. Felix Mendelssohn. Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56, "Scottish". JOHANNES BRAHMS. Symphony No. 3 in F major, Op. 90.

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Playlist: 5 Classical masterpieces to celebrate Classical Music Month - Red and Black

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 11:15

Red and Black

Playlist: 5 Classical masterpieces to celebrate Classical Music Month
Red and Black
Composed by Johannes Brahms, this relatively short piece includes a variety of instruments and ensembles. The bold and brash Hungarian tone will have listeners bopping their heads and waving their hands like conductors all throughout this blood-pumping ...

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UNLV Chamber Music Society Opens Season with 'A Night in Vienna' Sept. 20 - UNLV NewsCenter

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 17:40

UNLV NewsCenter

UNLV Chamber Music Society Opens Season with 'A Night in Vienna' Sept. 20
UNLV NewsCenter
Join us for the opening concert of the UNLV Chamber Music Society — A Night in Vienna — at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20. This concert celebrates Viennese composers from the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. Musicians performing include newly appointed ...

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Joshua Bell's smooth brilliance in Sibelius followed by laboured Mozart from HK Phil - South China Morning Post

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 05:47

South China Morning Post

Joshua Bell's smooth brilliance in Sibelius followed by laboured Mozart from HK Phil
South China Morning Post
Conductor Jaap van Zweden and the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra performed with confidence on Friday in Johannes Brahms' Academic Festival Overture and Sibelius' Violin Concerto with celebrated soloist Joshua Bell, but struggled with stodginess ...

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Ein Sinn ruht sich aus: Johannes Brahms in Italien - Neue Zürcher Zeitung

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 23:30

Neue Zürcher Zeitung

Ein Sinn ruht sich aus: Johannes Brahms in Italien
Neue Zürcher Zeitung
Johannes Brahms unternahm zwischen 1878 und 1893 acht oder strenggenommen sogar neun solcher Reisen – freilich nicht mehr primär aus beruflichen Interessen, sondern als zeitlich auf einige Frühjahrswochen beschränkte Bildungs- und Ferienreisen.

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