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Music review: Eastern Chamber Players EMF - Greensboro News & Record (blog)

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 23:18

Music review: Eastern Chamber Players EMF
Greensboro News & Record (blog)
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) completed his Cello Sonata No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 38, in 1865 after some revisions. This burnished gem is in three movements; the two impassioned musicians were Julian Schwarz (cello) and Awadagin Pratt (piano), both ...

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Traveling choral enthusiasts to perform in Springfield - The State Journal-Register

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 18:50

The State Journal-Register

Traveling choral enthusiasts to perform in Springfield
The State Journal-Register
... Abraham Lincoln DoubleTree hotel , Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in Springfield, Ill. Hamilton is the director of the choral program and is working with the singers in performing works from Ludwig van Beethoven, Johann Sebastian Bach and Johannes Brahms.

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Classical musical to fill Dangberg park July 20 - The Record-Courier

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 18:47

The Record-Courier

Classical musical to fill Dangberg park July 20
The Record-Courier
Attendees can expect to hear works by Johannes Brahms, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and Edward Elgar. The musicians said the concert will be spiced up with some popular tunes that have been arranged just for their ensemble. The Aurelia Chamber ...

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Talk of the Towns, July 5, 2017 - The Recorder

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 16:07

Talk of the Towns, July 5, 2017
The Recorder
The world-class quartet will perform compositions by Benjamin Britten, Aaron Jay Kernis and Johannes Brahms. Tickets are $20 online at www.mohawktrailconcerts.org and at the box office, cash and checks only. Children 16 and under admitted free.

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Ying Quartet Debuts in Concerts, Residency at Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival - Broadway World

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 22:10

Ying Quartet Debuts in Concerts, Residency at Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival
Broadway World
The season culminates in a breathtaking finale on Friday with two of chamber music's most celebrated masterworks: The Clarinet Quintet and the Piano Quintet of Johannes Brahms. Together with the Ying Quartet, Artistic Directors Jon Manasse and Jon ...

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Ying Quartet Debuts in Concerts, Residency at Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival - Broadway World

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 22:10

Ying Quartet Debuts in Concerts, Residency at Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival
Broadway World
The season culminates in a breathtaking finale on Friday with two of chamber music's most celebrated masterworks: The Clarinet Quintet and the Piano Quintet of Johannes Brahms. Together with the Ying Quartet, Artistic Directors Jon Manasse and Jon ...

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The Singapore Symphony Orchestra's new season opens with rich works that are sensitively executed - The Straits Times

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 17:02

The Singapore Symphony Orchestra's new season opens with rich works that are sensitively executed
The Straits Times
The concert closed with the First Symphony of Johannes Brahms. Like Beethoven before him, there can simply be no exhaustion from listening to Brahms' symphonies. Conducting completely from memory, Shui took a more measured approach compared ...

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The Classical Music Network - ConcertoNet

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 19:41

ConcertoNet

The Classical Music Network
ConcertoNet
David Kaplan is not only a consummate artist, but he is never averse to taking daredevil chances. Playing modern music is one thing (which he does well), but he sprouted a kind of Heldenleben audacity by commissioning other composers to write music for ...

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The Classical Music Network - ConcertoNet

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 19:41

ConcertoNet

The Classical Music Network
ConcertoNet
David Kaplan is not only a consummate artist, but he is never averse to taking daredevil chances. Playing modern music is one thing (which he does well), but he sprouted a kind of Heldenleben audacity by commissioning other composers to write music for ...

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Music by Request Playlist for July 8, 2017 - Interlochen

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 13:07

Interlochen

Music by Request Playlist for July 8, 2017
Interlochen
Thanks to listeners in Manistee, Onekama, Kennesaw (GA), Big Rapids, Harbor Springs, and many other places for your requests this week. 1. Richard Wagner, Ride of the Valkyries; Frederick Hohman. 2. Rodgers & Hammerstein, “Some enchanted evening” ...

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“None of Us Will Ever Be Famous”: Remembering the Poet Larry Fagin - The New Yorker

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 07:01

The New Yorker

“None of Us Will Ever Be Famous”: Remembering the Poet Larry Fagin
The New Yorker
He opened lessons with short lectures on art, music, dance, film, and a list of “bests” he had compiled: Best Soap: Little Dutch Girl; Best Sonny Rollins Album: “Way Out West”; Best Cheeseburger: Silver Spurs; Best Worst Composer: Johannes Brahms; Best ...

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How to use music as a cure - The Express Tribune

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 03:12

The Express Tribune

How to use music as a cure
The Express Tribune
In Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness, author William Styron's autobiographical account of his struggle with depression, he describes how he planned to shoot himself but at the last minute heard the music of the German composer Johannes Brahms ...

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Youth and music fêted at Pianofest - St. Albert Gazette

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 02:07

St. Albert Gazette

Youth and music fêted at Pianofest
St. Albert Gazette
In it Claude Debussy's Oriental mysticism is juxtaposed with Nicolai Medtner's reflective Romanticism and Johannes Brahms' warmth and passion. Catching Massey at his Woodlands home, he described the composers as “three different species.”.

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PERFORMANCE CALENDAR - TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 19:33

PERFORMANCE CALENDAR
TheaterJones Performing Arts News
Feature Performance: Chloe Trevor, violin, and Jonathan Tsay, piano, play Johannes Brahms, Ludwig van Beethoven, and more. Ms. Trevor has performed with orchestras across the world (and boasts over 100,000 followers on Instagram). Mr. Tsay is a ...

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Brahms's 'A German Requiem' Next Up for Choral Society - East Hampton Star

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 17:07

East Hampton Star

Brahms's 'A German Requiem' Next Up for Choral Society
East Hampton Star
Johannes Brahms's “Requiem,” the work that brought fame to the composer after its first performance in 1869, will be the next presentation of the Choral Society of the Hamptons on Saturday. Joining the group in the performance at Most Holy Trinity ...

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Brahms's 'A German Requiem' Next Up for Choral Society - East Hampton Star

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 17:07

East Hampton Star

Brahms's 'A German Requiem' Next Up for Choral Society
East Hampton Star
Johannes Brahms's “Requiem,” the work that brought fame to the composer after its first performance in 1869, will be the next presentation of the Choral Society of the Hamptons on Saturday. Joining the group in the performance at Most Holy Trinity ...

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Chamber Music Summer Season Opens With Hornucopia - The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 15:49

The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Chamber Music Summer Season Opens With Hornucopia
The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News
Horn Trio Op. 40 by Johannes Brahms was written in 1865. It is an homage to both nature and the composer's mother, who had died earlier that year. It will be played by Mrs. Stevens, Mr. Stevens and Ms. Park. The musicians who perform for the chamber ...

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John Frayne: Violinist Pine delights young audience with plucky play - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 09:06

John Frayne: Violinist Pine delights young audience with plucky play
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
In a master stroke, Pine played with lovely simplicity the famous "Lullaby" of Johannes Brahms, with affecting double-stopping. It was an unforgettable concert, and I am sure that the 500 or so young people who were there will be telling their ...

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Classical, jazz fuse in new Tuesday Musical season - Akron Leader Publications

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 08:10

Akron Leader Publications

Classical, jazz fuse in new Tuesday Musical season
Akron Leader Publications
... 2017-18 Main Stage season also features the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble Oct. 19, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center in a concert that juxtaposes works by Romanticism giants Antonin Dvorák and Johannes Brahms Jan.

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Brahms, Schumann and a royal tribute - Bangkok Post

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 02:37

Bangkok Post

Brahms, Schumann and a royal tribute
Bangkok Post
The Royal Bangkok Symphony Orchestra will celebrate the late king's birthday concert this month with the popular Robert Schumann Piano Concerto, and Johannes Brahms' placid Second Symphony. Yet it is the opening work, commissioned by the orchestra ...

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