Beethoven

Chamber Orchestra season finale electrifies - Cincinnati.com

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 14:31

Cincinnati.com

Chamber Orchestra season finale electrifies
Cincinnati.com
Eckart Preu's concert on Saturday, the last of his inaugural season as music director, continued an inventive formula that has been engagingly successful. It included an interesting program with thematic connections – this time around Beethoven's ...

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Review: Classical Masters Festival: The Music of Beethoven, Haydn and Mozart (Saturday) | Fort Worth Symphony ... - TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 12:56

Review: Classical Masters Festival: The Music of Beethoven, Haydn and Mozart (Saturday) | Fort Worth Symphony ...
TheaterJones Performing Arts News
The program ended with Beethoven's Wellington's Victory, Op. 91. This is an odd piece, to be sure. Harth-Bedoya called it “a thing.” Indeed, it is more defined by what it is not than what it is. The closest definition might be tone poem since it is ...

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Runners Try to Beat Beethoven - ErieTVNews

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 12:24

Runners Try to Beat Beethoven
ErieTVNews
Runners took off from downtown Erie's Perry Square with the sound of the first five notes of Beethoven's 5th symphony. They ran through Erie streets in an attempt to make it to the finish line before the Erie Philharmonic finished the symphony. People ...

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Beethoven and David Zinman bring SummerFest to a wild close - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 00:54

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Beethoven and David Zinman bring SummerFest to a wild close
The San Diego Union-Tribune
The La Jolla Music Society's SummerFest triumphantly closed Friday evening with the giddy finale of Beethoven's “Symphony No. 7 in A major, Opus 92.” With so many musicians playing so loudly, it made sense to move the last concert from the lush but ...

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Running to Beat Beethoven - YourErie

Sat, 08/26/2017 - 19:17

YourErie

Running to Beat Beethoven
YourErie
Hundreds of runners took part in a 5k race but this isn't your average 5k. Runners of the annual Beat Beethoven 5k raced the music of Beethoven's 5th symphony. Members of the Erie Philarmonic Orchestra played the symphony live at Perry Square as the ...

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Stephen Hough plays Debussy, Beethoven and Schumann at Henrietta Barnett School - Hampstead and Highgate Express

Sat, 08/26/2017 - 06:04

Hampstead and Highgate Express

Stephen Hough plays Debussy, Beethoven and Schumann at Henrietta Barnett School
Hampstead and Highgate Express
But he's booked to play Beethoven's Emperor Concerto with a symphony orchestra in Mumbai. And he tells me he agreed to go “because I've always wanted to. My grandfather once lived in Bombay as it then was, working for the steel industry; and my father ...

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Yappy Hour, Beethoven run, more to do in Erie, Aug. 25 and later - GoErie.com

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 02:11

GoErie.com

Yappy Hour, Beethoven run, more to do in Erie, Aug. 25 and later
GoErie.com
Clothing giveaway: Friday, Aug. 25, 3-7 p.m., and Saturday, Aug. 26, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; Franklin Center United Methodist Church, 7471 Old State Road, Edinboro; back-to-school event with men's, women's and children's clothing; also, new kids' socks and ...

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Erie Philharmonic's Beethoven run, walk, fair set for Saturday - GoErie.com

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 16:59

Erie Philharmonic's Beethoven run, walk, fair set for Saturday
GoErie.com
The Erie Philharmonic will host its eighth annual Beat Beethoven 5K, 1-mile walk and Street Fair on Saturday at Perry Square. The street fair is scheduled to open at 9 a.m. The race is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m., when Philharmonic Conductor Daniel ...

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8th Annual Beat Beethoven - YourErie

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 13:42

YourErie

8th Annual Beat Beethoven
YourErie
Do you have what it takes to 'Beat Beethoven'? You can find out this weekend. It's a race to finish a 5-K run before the Erie Philharmonic Orchestra completes Beethoven's 5th Symphony. We're talking between 31 and 35 minutes, and new this year, in ...

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Maestro David Zinman will conduct SummerFest finale - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 12:55

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Maestro David Zinman will conduct SummerFest finale
The San Diego Union-Tribune
“My New York debut was at Lincoln Center with him conducting. He's a dear friend and a great musician. His Beethoven symphony cycle recording is a landmark achievement. He'll play Beethoven's 7th here. I can't wait to welcome David and make music with ...

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Hannes Minnaar: Beethoven Piano Concertos CD review – buoyant, joyful and brimming with energy - The Guardian

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 10:16

The Guardian

Hannes Minnaar: Beethoven Piano Concertos CD review – buoyant, joyful and brimming with energy
The Guardian
Young Dutch pianist Hannes Minnaar now has a complete set of Beethoven concerto discs to his name, and it's a set that should make that name better known. He doesn't seem to try overly hard to be distinctive, but he is so nonetheless, his playing ...

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Beat Beethoven's 5th returns - Bend Bulletin

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 03:02

Bend Bulletin

Beat Beethoven's 5th returns
Bend Bulletin
Beat Beethoven — Central Oregon Symphony will hold its third annual Beat Beethoven's 5th 5K Fun Run/Walk at 9 a.m. Saturday in Bend. The objectives? Support the community orchestra, and see if you can run a 5K — that's 3.1 miles for the metrically ...

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Piano-playing robot with 53 fingers dazzles robot fans in Beijing by playing Bach, Mozart and Beethoven - The Sun

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 21:07

The Sun

Piano-playing robot with 53 fingers dazzles robot fans in Beijing by playing Bach, Mozart and Beethoven
The Sun
A PIANO-playing robot dazzles fans with its repertoire — which sadly does not include any Pink Droid. The cyber pianist, called Teo Tronico, used its 53 fingers to play complex compositions by the likes of Bach, Mozart and Beethoven. Teo Tronico the ...

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Cracker/Camper Van Beethoven's deep history in high desert keeps Campout festival going - The Desert Sun

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 12:44

The Desert Sun

Cracker/Camper Van Beethoven's deep history in high desert keeps Campout festival going
The Desert Sun
It is, however, the 25th anniversary of Cracker's debut eponymous album, often called “Brand,” and that's being feted next Thursday to launch the 13th annual Cracker/Camper Van Beethoven Campout at Pappy and Harriet's Pioneertown Palace. But without ...

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Beat Beethoven 5K Run/Walk to Close Part of Downtown Erie Street Saturday - ErieTVNews

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 11:06

ErieTVNews

Beat Beethoven 5K Run/Walk to Close Part of Downtown Erie Street Saturday
ErieTVNews
Part of downtown Erie street will close for the Erie Philharmonic's Beat Beethoven 5K Run/Walk Saturday. State Street will close from North Park Row to South Park Row from 9 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. August 26. No parking will be allowed from 6 a.m. until 2 ...

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Prom 50: CBSO/Gražinytė-Tyla review – fierce solos and jagged riffs, superbly played - The Guardian

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 10:19

The Guardian

Prom 50: CBSO/Gražinytė-Tyla review – fierce solos and jagged riffs, superbly played
The Guardian
This process will continue in the years to come, but the programme that Gražinytė-Tyla and her orchestra brought to the Proms was built around two composers who have already featured prominently in her Birmingham concerts – Beethoven and Stravinsky.
Prom 50, Royal Albert Hall, London, review: Nothing expected, that's for sureThe Independent

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Beethoven was totally devastated by secret son's harsh existence - The Sunday Post

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 19:17

The Sunday Post

Beethoven was totally devastated by secret son's harsh existence
The Sunday Post
A SCRUFFY, humorous rebel who craved love, was crushed by his secret son's harsh life, but who knew his genius music would still be loved centuries later. Ludwig van Beethoven, who was born in Germany in 1770 and died in 1827, was not the sort of ...

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'The Dark Knight' Meets Beethoven In Beautiful New Video - Comicbook.com

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 12:21

Comicbook.com

'The Dark Knight' Meets Beethoven In Beautiful New Video
Comicbook.com
The Dark Knight has had a lot of fun mashups over the years, and now one fan has synced the film perfectly with Beethoven's "Moonlight Sonata." Watch it below! In my past life I was a producer/editor at a national movie network, and a big part of my ...

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Gerald Barry's Canada, BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London — a syncopated cacophony - Financial Times

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 12:13

Financial Times

Gerald Barry's Canada, BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London — a syncopated cacophony
Financial Times
But it was clear that the 31-year-old Lithuanian conductor understood the audience — and not just because her final offering, Beethoven's Symphony No.5, might just be the most popular work in the classical canon. The world premiere of the evening ...
Prom 50 review: CBSO/Grazinyte-Tyla at the Royal Albert HallThe Times

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5 Can't-Miss VPR Music Moments - Vermont Public Radio

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 10:04

Vermont Public Radio

5 Can't-Miss VPR Music Moments
Vermont Public Radio
Five Beethoven cello sonatas, available for free download for a month, with commentary from the artists. What's not to like? This set of recordings done in-studio at VPR now lives in perpetuity on VPR's Soundcloud and continues to resonate with music ...

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