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Collaborative Works Festival showcases the mighty force of art songs - Chicago Sun-Times

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 15:02

Chicago Sun-Times

Collaborative Works Festival showcases the mighty force of art songs
Chicago Sun-Times
6: Johannes Brahms' “Die schöne Magelone.” This concert-length work is the famed 19th-century composer's only narrative song cycle, and it is often overshadowed by similar works by Schubert and Robert Schumann. “It's just beautiful music,” Phan said, ...

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The POLITICO 50 Reading List - Politico

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 05:56

Politico

The POLITICO 50 Reading List
Politico
... Silicon Valley, and the New World Order, by Kai-Fu Lee —Mark Warner; History of Political Philosophy, edited by Leo Strauss and Joseph Cropsey, Johannes Brahms: A Biography, by Jan Swafford, and Summerland, by Hannu Rajaniemi —Ben Shapiro ...

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11 Hong Kong Events You Can't Miss In September - Hong Kong Tatler

Mon, 09/03/2018 - 05:02

Hong Kong Tatler

11 Hong Kong Events You Can't Miss In September
Hong Kong Tatler
What: Local non-profit musical group Ponte Orchestra & Singers performs Johannes Brahms' Nänie, a setting of a poem by Friedrich Schiller, and Anton Bruckner's Symphony No. 4. Purchase tickets at urbtix.hk. Photo: Courtesy of Above & Beyond. 11 ...

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Musica Viva NY Opens 2018-19 Season With Songs Of Love - OperaWire

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 13:26

OperaWire

Musica Viva NY Opens 2018-19 Season With Songs Of Love
OperaWire
Musica Viva NY kicks off its 2018-19 season with Songs of Love, an evening of lieder by Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann, and P.D.Q. Bach. The recital on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 will feature soprano Devony Smith, mezzo-soprano Michèle Eaton, tenor ...

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John Frayne | Krannert's 50th anniversary is the season of delight - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 08:11

John Frayne | Krannert's 50th anniversary is the season of delight
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
The Jupiter String Quartet, at the season-opening concert on Thursday, Oct. 4, will be joined by the Jasper String Quartet, winner of Musical American's prestigious Cleveland Quartet Award, in an evening of chamber music, beginning with Johannes Brahms ...

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Ringo Starr at the AMP; Catechism in Fayetteville - NWAOnline

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 03:24

NWAOnline

Ringo Starr at the AMP; Catechism in Fayetteville
NWAOnline
Johannes Trio -- Geoffrey Robson, violin; Felice Ferrell, cello; Tim Smith, piano -- plays works by Jean Francaix and Johannes Brahms. • March 5: "A Mardi Gras Celebration." Michael Bartlett Trio -- Michael Bartlett, guitar; Brian Hamby, organ; Micah ...

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Chilly Gonzales interview: 'I'd be happy as a lounge pianist in a lingerie store' - Telegraph.co.uk

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 03:01

Telegraph.co.uk

Chilly Gonzales interview: 'I'd be happy as a lounge pianist in a lingerie store'
Telegraph.co.uk
Pianist, composer, performer, producer and prolific collaborator, he lies somewhere between Sid Vicious and Johannes Brahms, with a dash of Dada thrown in. He came up with the Gonzales moniker decades ago – inspired by the cartoon character Speedy ...

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Beethovenfest: Composers, their fates, their music - MENAFN.COM

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 01:47

Beethovenfest: Composers, their fates, their music
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Brahms wrote. The work is also known as Werther Quartet after Goethe's hero of the same name, who takes his own life as a result of unrequited love. Even after Robert Schumann died in 1856, Johannes Brahms and Clara Schumann never really became a ...

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Beethovenfest: Composers, their fates, their music - Daily News Egypt

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 12:17

Daily News Egypt

Beethovenfest: Composers, their fates, their music
Daily News Egypt
Brahms wrote. The work is also known as Werther Quartet after Goethe's hero of the same name, who takes his own life as a result of unrequited love. Even after Robert Schumann died in 1856, Johannes Brahms and Clara Schumann never really became a ...

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Princeton University Concerts' 2018-19 Season - centraljersey.com

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 11:27

Princeton University Concerts' 2018-19 Season
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most people's default response probably wouldn't be 'the clarinet.' That is, until they've heard the sweeping sounds of Swedish clarinetist Martin Fröst. For his PUC debut he's joined by fellow Swede Henrik Måwe for a sumptuous spread of Brahms ...

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Beethovenfest: Composers, their fates, their music - Deutsche Welle

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 10:52

Deutsche Welle

Beethovenfest: Composers, their fates, their music
Deutsche Welle
Brahms wrote. The work is also known as Werther Quartet after Goethe's hero of the same name, who takes his own life as a result of unrequited love. Even after Robert Schumann died in 1856, Johannes Brahms and Clara Schumann never really became a ...

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Piano Duo Debuts at Simon's Rock Faculty Concert - Hudson Valley 360

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 10:37

Hudson Valley 360

Piano Duo Debuts at Simon's Rock Faculty Concert
Hudson Valley 360
He has published articles about Charles Ives and Johannes Brahms, and as pianist performed all the Ives violin sonatas. Dr. Wallach is active as a keyboard player on piano and harpsichord, collaborating with Nancy Bracken, Ronald Gorevic, the Avanti ...

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Concert review | VIVO Music Festival: Festival musicians impress in Bach-centric program - The Columbus Dispatch

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 07:12

The Columbus Dispatch

Concert review | VIVO Music Festival: Festival musicians impress in Bach-centric program
The Columbus Dispatch
The second half featured a sensitive performance of a second Bach work — “O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden” — as well as a magnificently melancholy finale, Johannes Brahms' “Clarinet Quintet in B minor.” Standouts in the searching, mournful piece ...

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The Philadelphia Orchestra on WRTI: Higdon's Low Brass Concerto with Four Soloists, Sept. 16, 1 PM - WRTI

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 13:36

WRTI

The Philadelphia Orchestra on WRTI: Higdon's Low Brass Concerto with Four Soloists, Sept. 16, 1 PM
WRTI
Johannes Brahms began writing and arranging his 21 Hungarian Dances while still in his teens, and he continued adding to them for the next 17 years, setting the dance numbers for piano four-hands. Three of these were original compositions in the style ...

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Pan Harmonia visits galleries, churches, sidewalks for 2018-19 season - Asheville Citizen-Times

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 12:27

Asheville Citizen-Times

Pan Harmonia visits galleries, churches, sidewalks for 2018-19 season
Asheville Citizen-Times
Nov 11, Musik aus Mitteleuropa, 3 p.m.: Johannes Brahms, Trio, Op 114; Boruslav Martinů, Trio for flute, cello, piano, Biltmore United Methodist Church, Asheville. • Dec 2, ¡Viva La Música Latina!, 4 p.m.: A benefit for Pisgah Legal Services, St Mary's ...

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SSO Subscription Concert: Brahms Piano Concerto 2 at The Esplanade, Singapore - Blouinartinfo

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 04:38

Blouinartinfo

SSO Subscription Concert: Brahms Piano Concerto 2 at The Esplanade, Singapore
Blouinartinfo
Relinquish the joy of love at this captivating concert by Singapore Symphony Orchestra on August 30. Martin Helmchen returns with Brahms' Second Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major, Op. 83. This timeless composition by Johannes Brahms brims with life ...

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A moving feast of Johannes: a music review by Fraser Beath McEwing - J-Wire Jewish Australian News Service

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 19:24

J-Wire Jewish Australian News Service

A moving feast of Johannes: a music review by Fraser Beath McEwing
J-Wire Jewish Australian News Service
The Sydney Symphony Orchestra devoted its prowess to a whole program by one composer in the APT Master Series concert last night. And while that didn't cast a wide musical net, it delivered an outstanding experience for those who are partial to ...

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John McCain showed us how to live and how to serve - Toledo Blade

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 17:02

Toledo Blade

John McCain showed us how to live and how to serve
Toledo Blade
He showed us how to love our country. He showed us how to live and he showed us how to die. Johannes Brahms ends his noble, human requiem this way: “Blessed are the dead … that they may rest from their labors, for their works follow after them.” ...

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Musica Viva NY Presents SONGS OF LOVE Benefit Concert - Broadway World

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 15:25

Broadway World

Musica Viva NY Presents SONGS OF LOVE Benefit Concert
Broadway World
Musica Viva NY kicks off its 2018-19 season with Songs of Love, an evening of lieder by Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann, and P.D.Q. Bach, on Sunday, September 23 at 5:00 p.m. at All Souls Church. The concert features soprano Devony Smith, ...

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Das geheime Schaffen von Johannes Brahms - Kleine Zeitung

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 10:41

Kleine Zeitung

Das geheime Schaffen von Johannes Brahms
Kleine Zeitung
„Es ist doch gar zu schön hier ...“ schwärmte Johannes Brahms über seinen Aufenthalt in Mürzzuschlag. Hier verbrachte der Komponist die Sommermonate 1884 und 1885, insgesamt mehr als neun Monate, und komponierte zur Gänze die IV. Symphonie in ...

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