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John Frayne: Sinfonia opens season with a youthful bang - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 08:13

John Frayne: Sinfonia opens season with a youthful bang
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
The famous Takacs Quartet came to town on Oct. 5 and gave a magisterial performance of quartets by Josef Haydn, Dimitri Shostakovich and Johannes Brahms. The members of this fine ensemble, in residence at the University of Colorado at Boulder, have ...

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Scary good JSO music performance this month - Arvada Press

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 05:19

Scary good JSO music performance this month
Arvada Press
Now that October is here I can disclose a secret. It's my absolute favorite month of the year. It used to just be because it's the month that has both my birthday and Halloween so it was always fun growing up, but now it's more because of the crisp ...

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Juneau Symphony season begins next weekend - Juneau Empire

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 04:33

Juneau Empire

Juneau Symphony season begins next weekend
Juneau Empire
3 in F Major, Op. 90, by Johannes Brahms. The rest of the season features performances such as “Shakespeare in Love,” which features pieces inspired by Shakespeare's work. The season finale, next June, features James Bond music from “Goldfinger” to ...

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UNLV Choral Ensembles Present "Evocations" Oct. 24 - UNLV NewsCenter

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 20:30

UNLV NewsCenter

UNLV Choral Ensembles Present "Evocations" Oct. 24
UNLV NewsCenter
The Chamber Chorale presents music of Johannes Brahms and two settings of the biblical text “I Am the Rose of Sharon,” as imagined by colonial composer William Billings and contemporary Swiss composer Ivo Antognini. The Concert Singers perform ...

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Scary good JSO music performance this month - Golden Transcript

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 18:45

Scary good JSO music performance this month
Golden Transcript
Now that October is here I can disclose a secret. It's my absolute favorite month of the year. It used to just be because it's the month that has both my birthday and Halloween so it was always fun growing up, but now it's more because of the crisp ...

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Princeton, Yale Choirs Resume Rivalry Nov. 10 - Patch.com

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 14:01

Patch.com

Princeton, Yale Choirs Resume Rivalry Nov. 10
Patch.com
This spirited tradition, held annually on the eve of the football game between the two rivals for over a century, will feature performances of works by Johannes Brahms, Wolfram Buchenberg, and Joby Talbot. The glee clubs will also perform each school's ...

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Holyoke Civic Symphony enters second half-century - MassLive.com

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 11:41

MassLive.com

Holyoke Civic Symphony enters second half-century
MassLive.com
Richard Meyer's overture, Millenium, will be followed by the late Wayne Barlow's Concerto for Oboe and String Orchestra, The Winter's Passed, featuring Jodie Hoye. Johannes Brahms's Symphony No. 1 in C minor brings the concert to a close. Interestingly ...

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He went from Jackson Public Schools to classical conducting in Vienna - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 11:03

He went from Jackson Public Schools to classical conducting in Vienna
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Influential composers and musicians such as Johannes Brahms, Johann Strauss, Gustav Mahler and many others lived there either permanently, or studied there for a while. Also, concerts occur on pretty much every day and are often sold out. Long story ...

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Encore Houston, Episode 37: St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society - Houston Public Media

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 16:15

Houston Public Media

Encore Houston, Episode 37: St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society
Houston Public Media
... movement written in what was called the “gypsy” style at the time; Enescu's third violin sonata was, like the Bartok, also inspired by Romanian folk music; and Brahms' Piano Quartet in G minor, like the Haydn, also features a “gypsy”-inspired final ...

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Oregon Mozart Players, with clarinetist David Shifrin, open season with re-crafted Brahms concerto - The Register-Guard

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 14:43

Oregon Mozart Players, with clarinetist David Shifrin, open season with re-crafted Brahms concerto
The Register-Guard
Among conductor Kelly Kuo's many attributes is his ability to foster strong relationships with top-flight musicians from across the country — relationships that often result in successful collaborations with Eugene's professional chamber orchestra ...

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Texarkana College to host Johannes Brahms concert - Texarkana Gazette

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 14:22

Texarkana College to host Johannes Brahms concert
Texarkana Gazette
Texarkana College Department of Music will hold An Afternoon of Brahms at 4 p.m. Sunday in the Stilwell Humanities Building music hall, 2500 N. Robison Road, Texarkana, Texas. The concert will feature works by Johannes Brahms with Kiril Laskarov on ...

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CURTAIN CALL: GC music to present 'Variety is the Spice of Life' - The Union-Recorder

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 08:05

The Union-Recorder

CURTAIN CALL: GC music to present 'Variety is the Spice of Life'
The Union-Recorder
This solo piano program features ballads, nocturnes and other piano works by composers such as Franz Schubert, Frederic Chopin and Johannes Brahms. Known for his “nimble, lucid finger work,” award-winning guest pianist Gregory Sioles has performed ...

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Mariposa Symphony Orchestra's 16th Season Begins on Saturday, October 21, 2017 - Sierra Sun Times

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 05:59

Mariposa Symphony Orchestra's 16th Season Begins on Saturday, October 21, 2017
Sierra Sun Times
The young Czech was discovered by the world-renowned composer Johannes Brahms, who was captivated by the younger man's compositions. He encouraged his own publisher Fritz Simrock to print the young Dvořák's music. Simrock, hoping to cash in on ...

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Conneaut candidates to speak Oct. 17 - The Star Beacon

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 00:34

Conneaut candidates to speak Oct. 17
The Star Beacon
The concert will feature the music of Johannes Brahms and Antonin Dvorak. Violinist Andrew Sords and pianist Elizabeth DeMio have performed at St. Peter's many times over the past several years. This year, they will be joined by cellist Nathanael ...

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Decorated 25-Year-Old Pianist To Make Princeton University Debut - Patch.com

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 14:53

Patch.com

Decorated 25-Year-Old Pianist To Make Princeton University Debut
Patch.com
PRINCETON, NJ — New York Philharmonic Ackman Prizewinner Benjamin Grosvenor will make his Princeton University Concerts debut next month. Grosvenor will make his debut in a piano recital featuring works by J.S. Bach, Johannes Brahms, Brett Dean, ...

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Music review: Bel Canto Company: Spirit of Change - Greensboro News & Record

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 13:50

Music review: Bel Canto Company: Spirit of Change
Greensboro News & Record
John Alexander (organ) accompanied the choir in Lass dich nur nichts nicht Dauren (Let Nothing Ever Grieve You, Op.30) by Johannes Brahms (1833-97). This gentle, lyric piece displayed the exquisite blend that is one of the hallmarks of Bel Canto's singing.

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Gidon Kremer brings virtuosity to Seattle for Schumann's Violin Concerto, a piece with a dark past - Seattle Times

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:56

Seattle Times

Gidon Kremer brings virtuosity to Seattle for Schumann's Violin Concerto, a piece with a dark past
Seattle Times
After Schumann's death, his widow, Clara Schumann, her friend Johannes Brahms and Joachim decided the concerto was weak and too indicative of Schumann's deteriorating faculties toward the end. They suppressed it, and the manuscript was quietly given ...

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Symphony triumphs at 'All Brahms' - Butler Eagle

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:02

Symphony triumphs at 'All Brahms'
Butler Eagle
BUTLER TWP — Had Johannes Brahms attended the premiere concert of the Butler County Symphony at the Butler Intermediate High School auditorium Saturday night, he might have shouted “Wunderbar!” The “All Brahms” concert was a triumph.

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Symphony triumphs at 'All Brahms' - Butler Eagle

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 12:02

Symphony triumphs at 'All Brahms'
Butler Eagle
BUTLER TWP — Had Johannes Brahms attended the premiere concert of the Butler County Symphony at the Butler Intermediate High School auditorium Saturday night, he might have shouted “Wunderbar!” The “All Brahms” concert was a triumph.

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MOS Singers to Perform 'Brahms Requiem' this Month - Broadway World

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 07:31

MOS Singers to Perform 'Brahms Requiem' this Month
Broadway World
These are the first lines of each of the seven movements of A German Requiem, carefully chosen by composer Johannes Brahms. This well-known choral masterwork was written by Brahms not as a rite for the deceased, like a traditional Latin Requiem, but to ...

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