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Beethoven's Fifth Symphony headlines Weimar Symphony concert March 1 in at Mechanics Hall - Wicked Local

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Beethoven's Fifth Symphony headlines Weimar Symphony concert March 1 in at Mechanics Hall
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The opening of Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 in C Minor immediately announces victory, struggle, worlds colliding or whatever tempestuous associations or otherwise you might have with those first four notes that will be repeated and reverberate throughout ...

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Zimerman to open Warsaw's Easter Beethoven Festival - thenews.pl

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Zimerman to open Warsaw's Easter Beethoven Festival
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The programme of the Easter Beethoven Festival, which ends on Good Friday, March 30, comprises 13 symphonic concerts and two recitals. Featured stars include US conductor Leonard Slatkin, violinist Anne Sophie Mutter, cellist Steven Isserlis, Polish ...

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Review | Columbus Symphony: Beethoven's styles contrasted - The Columbus Dispatch

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 06:51

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Review | Columbus Symphony: Beethoven's styles contrasted
The Columbus Dispatch
This weekend at the Southern Theatre, the Columbus Symphony presents its Beethoven Marathon, a pair of sold-out concerts comprising all five of Beethoven's piano concertos. Each of this weekend's concerts contrasts Beethoven's early and later styles ...
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Review | Columbus Symphony: Beethoven's styles contrasted - The Columbus Dispatch

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 06:51

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Review | Columbus Symphony: Beethoven's styles contrasted
The Columbus Dispatch
This weekend at the Southern Theatre, the Columbus Symphony presents its Beethoven Marathon, a pair of sold-out concerts comprising all five of Beethoven's piano concertos. Each of this weekend's concerts contrasts Beethoven's early and later styles ...
Review: Symphony delivers heartfelt BrahmsmySanAntonio.com

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Beethoven's 'Egmont' and more Boulder-area events for Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 - Boulder Daily Camera

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 03:03

Beethoven's 'Egmont' and more Boulder-area events for Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018
Boulder Daily Camera
Beethoven's 'Egmont' — Boulder Chamber Orchestra presents "Beethoven's Egmont," featuring Hummel's "Piano Concerto, No. 3" and Beethoven's "Complete Incidental Music to Egmont." Guest artists are pianist Andrew Staupe and soprano Christie Conover; 7 ...

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Biss brings Beethoven sonatas to Symphony Hall - MyAJC

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 00:04

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Biss brings Beethoven sonatas to Symphony Hall
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The 37-year-old pianist has made a name for himself by performing and recording Beethoven's 32 piano sonatas, solo pieces that span Beethoven's entire compositional career. Biss is in the midst of a multi-year performance series of the full cycle at ...

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West Bay Opera Scores With Beethoven's 'Fidelio' - KQED

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 15:11

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West Bay Opera Scores With Beethoven's 'Fidelio'
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Thus it was that I headed to Lucie Stern Theater in Palo Alto last weekend to see Beethoven's Fidelio, presented by West Bay Opera. To my utter surprise, I cried at the end. Beethoven only wrote one opera, and what a tragedy for opera it is that he ...

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Civic Orchestra of Jacksonville combines Beethoven and K9s for Warriors at Sunday concert - Florida Times-Union

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 14:34

Florida Times-Union

Civic Orchestra of Jacksonville combines Beethoven and K9s for Warriors at Sunday concert
Florida Times-Union
Bikers, Beethoven and beer are the key words for the next Civic Orchestra of Jacksonville concert, set for 5 p.m. Sunday at Intuition Ale Works at 929 E. Bay St. The volunteer symphony orchestra, led by conductor Marguerite Richardson, will present a ...

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Beethoven, Brahms and bombast at the BPO - Buffalo News

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 14:03

Buffalo News

Beethoven, Brahms and bombast at the BPO
Buffalo News
Between the Brahms and the Beethoven, we have Schumann's Piano Concerto, featuring the young Chinese pianist Fei-Fei Dong. She was a top finalist in the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. In a stunning crimson gown, she cut a beautiful and ...

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Verdi: Joseph Calleja; Beethoven: Music for Winds — 'sensitivity and effervescence' - Financial Times

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 10:18

Financial Times

Verdi: Joseph Calleja; Beethoven: Music for Winds — 'sensitivity and effervescence'
Financial Times
After starting out as a bel canto stylist the Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja is moving up to the heavyweight division. His recent appearances in Tosca have shown how well his bright voice with its fast vibrato can step up to the mark and this disc of ...

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Elias Quartet: Beethoven, The Complete String Quartets vol.4 - The Strad

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 05:46

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Elias Quartet: Beethoven, The Complete String Quartets vol.4
The Strad
This is disc number four in the Elias's complete Beethoven cycle, and very fine it is too. The G major Quartet op.18 no.2 has playing of constant understated sensitivity. The first movement abounds in subtle detail, and it all sounds entirely natural ...

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JOYFUL VIRTUE Symphony to present Beethoven's Ninth - Times Daily

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 01:12

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JOYFUL VIRTUE Symphony to present Beethoven's Ninth
Times Daily
FLORENCE — A mass choir will join Shoals Symphony at UNA as they present Beethoven's final masterwork, "The Ninth Symphony," on March 4. “Nothing captivates the senses like a performance of Beethoven's thrilling Symphony No. Nine, 'Ode to Joy,' with ...

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Alexander Tutunov to perform with Corvallis-OSU Symphony - Albany Democrat Herald

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 20:03

Albany Democrat Herald

Alexander Tutunov to perform with Corvallis-OSU Symphony
Albany Democrat Herald
Mid-valley audiences get another chance on Sunday to watch the two in action when Tutunov joins the orchestra to perform Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3. That piece, as challenging as it is, is a warmup of sorts for the main event: Anton Bruckner's ...

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Elgin Symphony performs Beethoven, Shostakovich - Chicago Tribune

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 17:02

Elgin Symphony performs Beethoven, Shostakovich
Chicago Tribune
"Beethoven's third piano concerto is a perfect gem," Wolfram said. "As a performer, my job is to convey the story that Beethoven told through his music to a modern-day audience in a way that will bridge the time gap from Beethoven's creation to our ...

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Roll over (again), Beethoven: Amplified Concert mating classical content with high-volume rock medium - Montreal Gazette

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 15:53

Montreal Gazette

Roll over (again), Beethoven: Amplified Concert mating classical content with high-volume rock medium
Montreal Gazette
The promised works are the first movement of Beethoven's Fifth, Wagner's The Ride of the Valkyries, Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture, the Montagues and Capulets sequence from Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet (which has been appropriated many times by heavy ...

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Trio performs Beethoven at Holy Cross - Tryon Daily Bulletin

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 09:24

Trio performs Beethoven at Holy Cross
Tryon Daily Bulletin
John Malloy, violinist; Katie Hamilton, cellist; and pianist Kymric Mahnke will perform on the Bach's Lunch Wednesdays at noon Lenten Recital Series on Feb. 28, 2018, noon, at Holy Cross Episcopal Church, Tryon. Beethoven's Piano Trio Opus 70 No. 2 in ...

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Beethoven Event Comes to Spencertown on Saturday - Chronogram

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 09:16

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Beethoven Event Comes to Spencertown on Saturday
Chronogram
[image-] Composed between 1822 and 1824, Beethoven's Ninth Symphony is regarded by many as one of the greatest pieces of music ever written. Home to the triumphant, universally recognized “Ode to Joy” finale, the work is the focus of this Saturday's ...

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Musician's lyrics transform classic symphony to sym-funny - The Republic

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 05:09

The Republic

Musician's lyrics transform classic symphony to sym-funny
The Republic
And Richard Perlmutter offers few words to describe the phenomenon that his lighthearted lyrics triggered — including national TV appearances — after being set to Ludwig von Beethoven's Fifth Symphony tune 16 years ago. “I think he himself would love ...

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Bloomington Symphony Orchestra Concert On March 11 Showcases Stellar Talent - WBIW.com

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 03:24

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Bloomington Symphony Orchestra Concert On March 11 Showcases Stellar Talent
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You're at a concert. A shabbily-dressed man with frizzy hair leaps around the stage, waving his arms and shouting. Nobody knows what he's going to do next, but that doesn't matter, because his music is like nothing you've ever heard before. Who is this ...

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The Life and Times of Beethoven presented for Allentown Symphony Family concert - Allentown Morning Call

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 16:58

Allentown Morning Call

The Life and Times of Beethoven presented for Allentown Symphony Family concert
Allentown Morning Call
In the 50-minute show, Boudewyns plays Professor Nigel Taproot, the affable and learned classical music aficionado. He playfully offers facts and trivia about Beethoven and those four famous notes, timed with performances by the orchestra of parts of ...
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