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SINFONIETTA REVIEW: Joyce Yang gives electrifying piano performance - Lake Placid News

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 09:25

SINFONIETTA REVIEW: Joyce Yang gives electrifying piano performance
Lake Placid News
The orchestra kicked off the program with the lively and very familiar "Hungarian Dances" of Johannes Brahms. Then guest pianist Joyce Yang gave what may have been the most electrifying performance of anyone in the orchestra's 100-year history with her ...

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A composer is creating mash-ups of Drake and Tchaikovsky so you'll care more about classical music - Quartz

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 08:01

Quartz

A composer is creating mash-ups of Drake and Tchaikovsky so you'll care more about classical music
Quartz
Hackman is passionate about the fathers of classical music as well as today's contemporary musicians, so much so that he often name drops Aaron Copland and Johannes Brahms in the same breath as Bon Iver and Radiohead. He composes classical ...

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A Masterful Musical Workout for Mind, Body, and Soul - The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 18:01

The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

A Masterful Musical Workout for Mind, Body, and Soul
The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News
After the intermission, Ms. Stevens, Mr. Fain, and Mr. Müller-Szeraws presented a crowd pleaser, Johannes Brahms's Piano Trio, Op. 8. Written around the same time as Liszt's tone poem, the Brahms trio is an entirely different animal — in four ...

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Quinn: OSO year will have something for everyone - messenger-inquirer

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 01:03

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Quinn: OSO year will have something for everyone
messenger-inquirer
Johannes Brahms' "Fourth Symphony" concludes what Quinn called a performance that allows the OSO to "flex its classical muscle." The Holiday Pops Concert on Dec. 9 will include a range of music that is familiar and well-known to ring in the holiday ...

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Portland Symphony Orchestra returns to Kennebunk - Seacoastonline.com

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 12:59

Portland Symphony Orchestra returns to Kennebunk
Seacoastonline.com
This year's program features Karl Jenkins' Palladio, Antonio Vivaldi's Piccolo Concerto in C Major with Rachel Braude on piccolo, Benjamin Britten's Simple Symphony and the Hungarian Dances Nos. 2, 7, 4 and 5 of Johannes Brahms. For more information ...

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Stunning 20th Anniversary concert for Lopez - Islands' Weekly

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 04:41

Stunning 20th Anniversary concert for Lopez
Islands' Weekly
Also on the program are more traditional classical works by Johannes Brahms, Béla Bartók, Franz Schubert, and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. In addition to the musicians of the Miró Quartet, performers include violinists Benjamin Beilman, Martin Chalifour ...

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Out & About: August brings annual music festivals - The Forecaster

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 13:02

Out & About: August brings annual music festivals
The Forecaster
Highlights include Classical compositions by Felix Mendelssohn and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Romantic works by Johannes Brahms, Antonin Dvorak and Edward Elgar and contemporary pieces by Jessica Meyer, Mario Davidovsky, Brett Dean and David ...

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BWW Review: The Cirio Collective Explodes onto the Stage - Broadway World

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 10:59

BWW Review: The Cirio Collective Explodes onto the Stage
Broadway World
I was fortunate to see the Cirio Collective on Monday, June 24, 2017, a part of the Joyce Theater's Ballet Festival, July 18 - 29. Drawn to see the co.

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BWW Review: The Cirio Collective Explodes onto the Stage - Broadway World

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 10:55

BWW Review: The Cirio Collective Explodes onto the Stage
Broadway World
Minim, choreography by J. Cirio, to music by Johannes Brahms, Sonata for Cello and Piano No. 1 in E minor, Op. 38, is a contemporary ballet for eight dancers, three female and five male. The choreography, as performed by these dancers was mesmerizing.

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Georgeson and Hayward to open classical season - Shetland News

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 08:53

Georgeson and Hayward to open classical season
Shetland News
The concert will be rounded off by Sonata in E Minor by Johannes Brahms. The programme of events for the classical season will include a solo performance by Neil alongside performances by Scottish Opera, the Edinburgh String Quartet, and brass ...

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Roaring brass gives way to a whisper - The Straits Times

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 17:00

The Straits Times

Roaring brass gives way to a whisper
The Straits Times
That similar narrative would also transpire in Johannes Brahms' Third Symphony, but early Romantic Felix Mendelssohn's First Piano Concerto In G Minor provided the interlude that came in-between. Thrust into the solo spotlight was Singapore's eternally ...

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Summer camp for making music - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 15:38

Summer camp for making music
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
The 60 or so young performers entered the stage and from the moment the concert master placed bow to string, the evening was extraordinary, with performances of Johannes Brahms' Tragic Overture, Opus 81, and Symphony No. 3 in F major, Opus 90.

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Tuesday Musical celebrates 130 years with six main stage concerts, three edgier Fuze shows - Akron Beacon Journal

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 13:49

Tuesday Musical celebrates 130 years with six main stage concerts, three edgier Fuze shows
Akron Beacon Journal
The program will juxtapose two musical giants of romanticism, Antonin Dvorak and Johannes Brahms, who were contemporaries and friends. • Pianist Andreas Haefliger 7:30 p.m. March 8, with a pre-concert talk at 6:30 p.m. Haefliger will play one of the ...

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Alan Alda To Help Launch 34th Annual Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival - Hamptons.com

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 11:11

Alan Alda To Help Launch 34th Annual Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival
Hamptons.com
Actor Alan Alda, who opened the 2016 Festival with a portrait of Mozart in music and words, will return to help launch this year's Festival with the story of the intimate relationship of Johannes Brahms and Clara and Robert Schumann featuring excerpts ...

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Summer Strings faculty hits a high note in recital - Porterville Recorder

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 15:43

Porterville Recorder

Summer Strings faculty hits a high note in recital
Porterville Recorder
Tuesday's recital began with a movement from a sextet written by Johannes Brahms. These are six independent parts (two each violin, viola and cello) and provided quite a workout for the musicians. The overlapping textures (while one uses a bow, the ...

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Iranian Animation 'Stripy' Praised in Hungary - IFP News

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 01:20

Iranian Animation 'Stripy' Praised in Hungary
IFP News
5” by the German composer and pianist, Johannes Brahms (1833-1897). Lauding the Iranian animation, Ferenc Mikulás, the KAFF's director, said making a narrative animation based on a piece of music or soundtrack is a herculean task. He also praised the ...

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Britt Orchestra's dynamic world of music - Mail Tribune

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 19:21

Britt Orchestra's dynamic world of music
Mail Tribune
Guest artist and violinist Noah Bendix-Balgley will be featured for Johannes Brahms' Violin Concerto in D major. Also look for Jean Sibelius' Symphony No. 5 in Eb major. On Aug. 4, pianist Jeffrey Kahane joins the orchestra for Expeditions of Reflection.

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'Brahms and the Schumanns' at Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival: Unusual love - Newsday

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 19:02

Newsday

'Brahms and the Schumanns' at Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival: Unusual love
Newsday
The bond between Johannes Brahms and Robert and Clara Schumann has fascinated classical music lovers since the handsome 20-year-old virtuoso showed up at the power music couple's doorstep eager for instruction and inspiration. He was not ...

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Five Dawson children perform annual concert - The Advocate

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 15:48

The Advocate

Five Dawson children perform annual concert
The Advocate
16 by Mozart” and “My Tribute” by Dino Kartsonakis. Mills demonstrated his skills on multiple instruments with “Cello Etude No. 3” and “Cello Etude No. 5” on the cello, “Amazing Grace” on the ukulele and “Hungarian Dance” by Johannes Brahms on the piano.

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Fans spoiled for choice with Vancouver Bach Festival - The Province

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 13:40

The Province

Fans spoiled for choice with Vancouver Bach Festival
The Province
In another matinee, pianist Erika Switzer and baritone Tyler Duncan will perform lieder by two of Bach's most sincere 19th century acolytes: Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms. No event demonstrates the continuing resonance of Bach better than the ...

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