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Episode 45: David Lowery / Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker - National Review

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 10:52

National Review

Episode 45: David Lowery / Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker
National Review
He's the main singer/songwriter and bandleader for Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker. David also is lecturer in music business at the University of Georgia, chief muckraker at The Trichordist, an artist rights activist, and 2014 Chamber of Commerce ...

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New Releases: Renaud Capuçon – Cinema, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck – Beethoven & Strauss - Classic FM

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 05:02

Classic FM

New Releases: Renaud Capuçon – Cinema, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck – Beethoven & Strauss
Classic FM
Honeck's insightful notes on the pieces explain how Beethoven's “Eroica” was an innovative and dramatic departure from his earlier symphonies, and it comes with no surprise that this recording from Heinz Hall, home of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, ...

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Utah Symphony's Jason Hardink performs Beethoven, Messiaen - The Independent | SUindependent.com

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 07:00

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Utah Symphony's Jason Hardink performs Beethoven, Messiaen
The Independent | SUindependent.com
The concert will be held in the Thorley Recital Hall in SUU's Music Building at 7:30 p.m. The program will include Messiaen's “Le baiser de l'Enfant-Jésus” from “Vingt Regards sur l'Enfant-Jésus,” Ferneyhough's “Lemma-Icon-Epigram,” and Beethoven's ...

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Beethoven eased my cancer pain, says Elvis Costello - The Times

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 19:34

The Times

Beethoven eased my cancer pain, says Elvis Costello
The Times
Elvis Costello has revealed how Beethoven helped him recover from cancer. The singer-songwriter was forced to cancel the final six dates of his European tour in July after he was diagnosed with “a small but very aggressive cancerous malignancy”, but ...

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Wife's deafness brings insights for Baylor Beethoven scholar - Waco Tribune-Herald

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 18:33

Waco Tribune-Herald

Wife's deafness brings insights for Baylor Beethoven scholar
Waco Tribune-Herald
Ludwig van Beethoven scholars for more than a century have tried to analyze his music and life through yellowing manuscripts, conversation books, diaries and articles, looking for clues to answer a fundamental mystery: How could one of the world's ...

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Paducah Symphony to play Tchaikovsky, Beethoven works - Paducah Sun

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 02:13

Paducah Symphony to play Tchaikovsky, Beethoven works
Paducah Sun
The program, slated to begin at 7:30 p.m., will include compositions from Ludwig van Beethoven, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and Paul Creston. It was put together with the intention of bringing some canonically great works to the area while allowing for ...

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Shoji releases CD of Beethoven concertos - The Japan News

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:10

The Japan News

Shoji releases CD of Beethoven concertos
The Japan News
By Hisashi Kiyooka / Yomiuri Shimbun Staff WriterViolinist Sayaka Shoji, who has performed around the world, released a recording of concertos by Beethoven and Sibelius on Sept. 26. Shoji is accompanied on the CD, which is being released by Deutsche ...

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Symphony orchestra to offer 'Count on Beethoven' - Bismarck Tribune

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 01:19

Symphony orchestra to offer 'Count on Beethoven'
Bismarck Tribune
"Beethoven's Emperor Concerto is an audience favorite and a favorite of mine, as well. It is always a treat to work with the dynamic pianist Roger McVey,” said Beverly Everett, director. “I also look forward to performing Romeo Cascarino's 'Blades of ...

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Camerata Pacifica's SpeakEasy LA Explores Beethoven And John Adams - Broadway World

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 19:27

Camerata Pacifica's SpeakEasy LA Explores Beethoven And John Adams
Broadway World
Camerata Pacifica continues it's ever-popular afternoon event SpeakEasy L.A. on October 20, 2018 with an exploration of Beethoven and John Adams. Camerata Pacifica musicians Kristin Lee, violin; Jason Uyeyama, violin; Richard O'Neill, viola; and Ani ...

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Biss & Beethoven=Brilliant Duo - Iowa Public Radio

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 18:48

Iowa Public Radio

Biss & Beethoven=Brilliant Duo
Iowa Public Radio
The world-renowned pianist, Jonathan Biss, hopes to complete recording all 32 of Beethoven's piano sonatas by 2020. He also created a Beethoven/5 project, with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra and five living composers each writing a concerto inspired ...

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Pianist Jonathan Biss to bring Beethoven bliss to Orchestra Iowa - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 11:01

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Pianist Jonathan Biss to bring Beethoven bliss to Orchestra Iowa
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
“It's great to have Jonathan here to champion one of his unique projects, pairing every Beethoven piano concerto with a sister work by a modern composer.” Biss will be at the grand keyboard to launch Orchestra Iowa's Masterworks series Friday (10/12 ...

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Preview: Beethoven's Fidelio is as relevant as ever - Times Colonist

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 05:48

Times Colonist

Preview: Beethoven's Fidelio is as relevant as ever
Times Colonist
Tickets: $27-$144 in person at the Royal and McPherson box office, by phone at 250-386-6121, or online at rmts.bc.ca. Pacific Opera Victoria's season-opening performance of Ludwig van Beethoven's lone opera, Fidelio, could not have been better timed.

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Beethoven helps trio of friends open ProMusica Chamber Orchestra's 40th season - The Columbus Dispatch

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 05:01

The Columbus Dispatch

Beethoven helps trio of friends open ProMusica Chamber Orchestra's 40th season
The Columbus Dispatch
The music of Ludwig van Beethoven is uniquely ubiquitous. “Every child can sing Beethoven's Fifth Symphony: 'Ba-ba-ba-bum,' ” said David Danzmayr, music director of ProMusica Chamber Orchestra. “In the European Union, our anthem is 'Freude, schoner ...

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Philharmonic's “Masterworks” concert: Mahler, Korngold and Beethoven - The Daily Herald

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 04:34

Philharmonic's “Masterworks” concert: Mahler, Korngold and Beethoven
The Daily Herald
The theme — “Masterworks” — for the Everett Philharmonic Orchestra's first concert of the season on Sunday is well-earned, with performances of Mahler's Adagietto from Symphony No. 5, Korngold's Violin Concerto in D Major and Beethoven's Symphony No ...

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Forte: Beethoven embraces his heroes - Yakima Herald-Republic

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 17:45

Yakima Herald-Republic

Forte: Beethoven embraces his heroes
Yakima Herald-Republic
This weekend, the Yakima Symphony Orchestra begins its opening Classical Series concert of the 2018-19 season with music intended by Beethoven as a calling card to his literary hero: the overture from his incidental music for Goethe's play “Egmont.”.
Saddleback Symphony shares a night with Bach and BeethovenLariat Saddleback College

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2 CSO Concerts Showcase a Pianist's Fluid Interpretation of Beethoven, Mozart - Chicago Tonight | WTTW

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 17:06

Chicago Tonight | WTTW

2 CSO Concerts Showcase a Pianist's Fluid Interpretation of Beethoven, Mozart
Chicago Tonight | WTTW
Zell Music Director Riccardo Muti leads the CSO in Beethoven's Overture to “Egmont” on Oct. 4, 2018. (Credit: Todd Rosenberg). This past weekend saw the last Chicago Symphony Orchestra concerts (including the annual Gala Benefit) to be conducted by ...

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Beethoven's freedom fight on display with new performance - Nexus Newspaper

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 12:34

Nexus Newspaper

Beethoven's freedom fight on display with new performance
Nexus Newspaper
Social justice meets opera with Pacific Opera Victoria (POV)'s contemporary production of Beethoven's Fidelio, which may just challenge your perceptions of the human condition. Bogotá-raised multidisciplinary artist and filmmaker Monica Hernandez has ...

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String quartet performs 'Best of Beethoven' - Smoky Mountain News

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 11:27

String quartet performs 'Best of Beethoven'
Smoky Mountain News
Violinist Helen Kim, cellist Charae Krueger, and pianist William Ransom will open the program with the most famous of all piano trios, Ludwig van Beethoven's Trio in Bb Major, Op. 97, “Archduke,” followed by a performance by The Vega String Quartet of ...

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Venezuela whistleblower wins Beethoven Prize - Slipped Disc

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 10:58

Slipped Disc

Venezuela whistleblower wins Beethoven Prize
Slipped Disc
The pianist Gabriela Montero who has exposed mutiples abuses in her native Venezuela, has been awarded the 2018 International Beethoven Prize for human rights, peace, freedom, anti-poverty and inclusion of the Beethoven Academy in Bonn.

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Australian Haydn Ensemble's “Beethoven & Haydn” at Sydney Opera House - Blouinartinfo

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 06:50

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Australian Haydn Ensemble's “Beethoven & Haydn” at Sydney Opera House
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“The 18th century arrangement of Beethoven's masterwork, penned by Masi and featuring string quintet, flute, and double bass, was discovered by Ensemble members in the British Library's rare music collection. Haydn's well-known 'Trauer' Symphony was ...

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