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Houston Symphony's glorious “German Requiem” gets an assist it doesn't need - Texas Classical Review (blog)

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 16:28

Texas Classical Review (blog)

Houston Symphony's glorious “German Requiem” gets an assist it doesn't need
Texas Classical Review (blog)
Did the musings and declarations enhance Brahms' music? Not really. When the additions addressed worldly topics — such as immigration to the United States, in the case of Emma Lazarus' words for the Statue of Liberty — they led in directions Brahms ...

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A grand and moving Brahms Requiem from Master Chorale - South Florida Classical Review

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 12:03

South Florida Classical Review

A grand and moving Brahms Requiem from Master Chorale
South Florida Classical Review
Tones of comfort and hard-won triumph filled Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Fort Lauderdale Friday, as the Master Chorale of South Florida gave a moving performance of A German Requiem by Johannes Brahms. Although counted among the handful of great ...

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Community calendar for 2018 - Troy Record

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 00:22

Community calendar for 2018
Troy Record
AURIEL CAMERATA: Auriel Camerata presents the final program of the 2017-2018 Season, featuring the monumental German Requiem by Johannes Brahms. This masterpiece will be performed with the largest Auriel ensemble to date, featuring soloists Carla Fisk ...

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Grammy-winning pianist Emanuel Ax talks Brahms and Beethoven ... - Harvard Gazette

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 16:38

Harvard Gazette

Grammy-winning pianist Emanuel Ax talks Brahms and Beethoven ...
Harvard Gazette
Imitation, they say, is the highest form of flattery. Had he been alive, Ludwig van Beethoven would have surely felt the love from 19th-century composer ...
Review: Emanuel Ax, BSO vividly bring Brahms' music to life ...MassLive.com
Waukegan symphony celebrates German composers, French horn ...Chicago Tribune

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Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Symphony Season Finale with Philippe Quint - Red River Radio

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 13:43

Red River Radio

Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Symphony Season Finale with Philippe Quint
Red River Radio
Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Symphony Season Finale with Philippe Quint - 050418. Airs Friday, Mary 4, 2018, at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with Maestro Michael Butterman and violinist Philippe Quint about the Shreveport Symphony's Season ...

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Faith calendar - MyAJC

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 10:22

Faith calendar
MyAJC
Free concert: The program, “Fall into Spring,” will feature 22 young chamber musicians performing works by Joseph Haydn, Johannes Brahms, Camille Saint-Saëns, Alexander Borodin and others. Coached by a faculty from the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and ...

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Review: Emanuel Ax, BSO vividly bring Brahms' music to life - MassLive.com

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 09:05

MassLive.com

Review: Emanuel Ax, BSO vividly bring Brahms' music to life
MassLive.com
The same is true for the music of Johannes Brahms. Classical music fans have heard many of his concertos and symphonies many times over the years. And yet, we keep returning again and again to these timeless works of art. And each time we do, we often ...

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Your dean sends you on your way with a Commencement playlist. The rest is still unwritten. - News@Northeastern

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 01:35

News@Northeastern

Your dean sends you on your way with a Commencement playlist. The rest is still unwritten.
News@Northeastern
Hudson carefully selected songs that invoke the ceremony of graduation and emphasize the importance of remaining resilient in the face of adversity. Simon & Garfunkel's Sound of Silence encourages listeners to speak up when they have something to say ...

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The Philadelphia Youth Orchestra on WRTI 90.1: Brahms, Stravinsky, and Ravel, May 6th, 4 to 6 PM - WRTI

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 17:30

WRTI

The Philadelphia Youth Orchestra on WRTI 90.1: Brahms, Stravinsky, and Ravel, May 6th, 4 to 6 PM
WRTI
... the nation's premier organizations for young musicians, the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra. Maestro Louis Scaglione will conduct a program that includes the Brahms Symphony No. 3, Igor Stravinsky's Petrouchka, and Maurice Ravel's La Valse. It's a ...

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Classical music, rock, free family concert wrap year for Shreveport Symphony Orchestra - Shreveport Times

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 16:04

Shreveport Times

Classical music, rock, free family concert wrap year for Shreveport Symphony Orchestra
Shreveport Times
The Shreveport Symphony Orchestra will complete a packed 2017-18 season with three distinctly different May events. First up is a performance with violinist Philippe Quint. The Grammy-nominated artist will join the SSO for its official season finale at ...

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Arts & Entertainment - Noozhawk

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 14:34

Arts & Entertainment
Noozhawk
At 3 p.m. Sunday, May 6, the exciting chamber music series, Chamber on the Mountain, will present a concert by the sensational Zorá String Quartet (Dechopol Kowintaweewat, violin; Seula Lee, violin; Pablo Muñoz Salido, viola; Zizai Ning, cello), in ...

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John Frayne | 'Gathering' celebrates UI's 150th in style - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 08:16

John Frayne | 'Gathering' celebrates UI's 150th in style
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
On Saturday, April 21, a gala concert entitled "Gathering" was given in Krannert Center's Foellinger Great Hall to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the University of Illinois. This concert displayed the talents of the UI Chamber Singers, conducted by ...

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On the Ave: Got Talent? - SNJ Today

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 08:03

SNJ Today

On the Ave: Got Talent?
SNJ Today
The program will feature two all-time favorite classical masterworks—Johannes Brahms' majestic Violin Concerto, with the return of dynamic violin virtuoso Stefan Jackiw as soloist, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Symphony No. 41, Jupiter. Tickets are ...

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Music for the start of the weekend - Cyprus Mail

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 07:00

Music for the start of the weekend
Cyprus Mail
For those who are into the more classical side of music, Paphos will be the city to get your entertainment tomorrow, while those who prefer a more Rembetiko feel should head to Nicosia – specifically, the old town – to start off your weekend. The ...

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Off the Clock: Things to do in and around Akron - Crain's Cleveland Business

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 04:30

Crain's Cleveland Business

Off the Clock: Things to do in and around Akron
Crain's Cleveland Business
The Akron Symphony Chorus and the Summit Choral Society will join the symphony in what is described as a "monumental, imaginative and powerfully theatrical composition." In fact, composer Johannes Brahms described Verdi's work as "genius.".

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Thu, 05/03/2018 - 03:40
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Brockport ensembles presenting Spring Music Week - Monroe County Post

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 03:20

Brockport ensembles presenting Spring Music Week
Monroe County Post
When programming the concert, music director Elizabeth Banner worked to capture aspects of love from the ridiculous to the sublime. On the ridiculous end of the spectrum is Johannes Brahms' “Liebeslieder Waltzes”; at the other end is Eric Whitacre's ...

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Music on campus: Brahms Project wraps up at Carthage College - Kenosha News

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 02:34

Kenosha News

Music on campus: Brahms Project wraps up at Carthage College
Kenosha News
In this final performance, violinist Kaler joins the ensemble for the epic finale of the celebration of Brahms' contributions to music. Kaler has led a prolific career as a soloist, chamber musician, recording artist and professor, and served as the ...

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After 9 years, IVSO director will say goodbye - MyWebTimes.com

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 01:08

MyWebTimes.com

After 9 years, IVSO director will say goodbye
MyWebTimes.com
Fittingly, the May 12 performance will include Romantic-era pieces. The orchestra will perform Johannes Brahms violin concerto in D major and Sergei Rachmaninoff's "Isle of Dead." The Rachmaninoff piece was inspired by Arnold Böcklin's painting "Isle ...

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Sheboygan Symphony closes season with "Romantic" spring concert - The Sheboygan Press

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 09:30

The Sheboygan Press

Sheboygan Symphony closes season with "Romantic" spring concert
The Sheboygan Press
SHEBOYGAN - The sounds of Brahms and Mahler will fill the Weill Center in an evening of classical favorites on May 12 as the Sheboygan Symphony closes its 2017-2018 season with a program called “Romantic.” Two respected composers, Johannes Brahms and ...

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