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Monteux School To Present Winter Workshops & Showcase Concerts - Broadway World

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 10:10
Monteux School To Present Winter Workshops & Showcase Concerts  Broadway World

Following 75 years of summer seasons of training conductors and orchestra musicians in Hancock, Maine, the Monteux School and Music Festival is proud to ...

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'The Nutcracker and I' at Dubai Opera: a classic tale for the digital age - The National

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 09:57
'The Nutcracker and I' at Dubai Opera: a classic tale for the digital age  The National

Alexandra Dariescu's 'The Nutcracker and I' is a repurposing of the classic that might make purists balk, but just how revelatory is her approach?

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Watch a horn player serenade deer with some Beethoven - Classic FM

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 07:54
Watch a horn player serenade deer with some Beethoven  Classic FM

When it comes to classical music, you might be forgiven for assuming that deer are a bit oblivious – but in the green parks of Nara, Japan, local deer are proving ...

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Ariana Grande fan uncovers secret message in the guitar chords in her song ‘Pete Davidson’ - Classic FM

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 07:19
Ariana Grande fan uncovers secret message in the guitar chords in her song ‘Pete Davidson’  Classic FM

Ariana Grande has sold an eye-watering number of records – but one of her fans has spotted a hidden message in one of her songs. And the key to unlock it?

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What Makes Johannes Brahms' First Symphony a Masterpiece? - WRTI

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 03:00
What Makes Johannes Brahms' First Symphony a Masterpiece?  WRTI

The First Symphony of Johannes Brahms is in the great tradition of Beethoven, Mozart, and Haydn. Conductor David Afkham, who finds magic in the mysteries.

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Tehran to celebrate 248th anniv. of Beethoven's birth by Laneri’s recital - Mehr News Agency - English Version

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 02:06
Tehran to celebrate 248th anniv. of Beethoven's birth by Laneri’s recital  Mehr News Agency - English Version

TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – The famous Italian composer, Olaf John Laneri, will stage a piano recital at Tehran's Roudaki Hall on Thursday in celebration of the ...

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William Boughton and Symphony Silicon Valley Go Bold With Mozart and Mendehlssohn - San Francisco Classical Voice

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 01:18
William Boughton and Symphony Silicon Valley Go Bold With Mozart and Mendehlssohn  San Francisco Classical Voice

Symphony Silicon Valley's concert on Saturday, at the California Theatre in San José, featured the orchestra's own principal clarinetist, Michael Corner, as the ...

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Bay Area Musicians Nominated for Grammy Awards - San Francisco Classical Voice

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 23:58
Bay Area Musicians Nominated for Grammy Awards  San Francisco Classical Voice

The announcement last week of nominations for the 61st annual Grammy Awards included Bay Area classical-music notables, as usual. Awards in 84 categories ...

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Australian Haydn Ensemble bids 2018 goodbye with Haydn's Farewell - The Canberra Times

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 20:01
Australian Haydn Ensemble bids 2018 goodbye with Haydn's Farewell  The Canberra Times

Haydn's Farewell. The Australian Haydn Ensemble. Guest director Erin Helyard. Albert Hall, Yarralumla. Thursday, December 13 at 7pm. Bookings: 1800 334 ...

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VSO On VPR Classical: Beethoven's Triple Concerto - Vermont Public Radio

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 16:09
VSO On VPR Classical: Beethoven's Triple Concerto  Vermont Public Radio

Vermont Symphony Orchestra Jaime Laredo, conductor Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio Sibelius: Valse triste Honegger: Pastorale d'ete Beethoven: Triple.

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Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra nominated for 3 2019 Grammys - Tribune-Review

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 15:27
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra nominated for 3 2019 Grammys  Tribune-Review

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra has been nominated for three 2019 Grammy Awards, in the categories of 'Best Orchestral Performance,' 'Best Engineered ...

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Italian pianist Olaf John Laneri to perform in Tehran - Tehran Times

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 10:07
Italian pianist Olaf John Laneri to perform in Tehran  Tehran Times

TEHRAN – Italian pianist Olaf John Laneri will give a concert at Tehran's Rudaki Hall on Thursday, Iran's Rudaki Foundation announced on Monday.

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Weihnachtsmarkts Shine in Germany's Bonn, Cologne - Egypttoday

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 09:44
Weihnachtsmarkts Shine in Germany's Bonn, Cologne  Egypttoday

BONN/COLOGNE, Germany – 10 December 2018: Every year at the end of November, squares and piazzas in Germany are bathed in bright gold lights, luring ...

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Sleepless Nights with András Schiff and Beethoven’s Sonatas - The New Yorker

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 05:00
Sleepless Nights with András Schiff and Beethoven’s Sonatas  The New Yorker

Gal Koplewitz writes about a series of lecture-recitals, on Beethoven's piano sonatas, by András Schiff, a pianist and composer.

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Nash Ensemble / Roderick Williams @ Wigmore Hall, London - musicOMH.com

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 03:01
Nash Ensemble / Roderick Williams @ Wigmore Hall, London  musicOMH.com

The Nash Ensemble's series German Romantics takes Beethoven as its starting point, since as E.T.A. Hoffman said, he is “…a purely romantic, and therefore ...

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The complete classical Grammy nominations - Slipped Disc

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 06:35
The complete classical Grammy nominations  Slipped Disc

Best orchestral performance. BEETHOVEN: SYMPHONY NO. 3; STRAUSS: HORN CONCERTO NO. 1. Manfred Honeck, conductor (Pittsburgh Symphony ...

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The lamb that kept the wolf from the door - Independent.ie

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 21:30
The lamb that kept the wolf from the door  Independent.ie

For a long time, I used to be frightened by Beethoven. That stock image, those serious eyes, the hint of a jut to the jaw - this is the look of a schoolmaster not be ...

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Today in history: The Doors front-man Jim Morrison born 75 years ago - KUTV 2News

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 19:25
Today in history: The Doors front-man Jim Morrison born 75 years ago  KUTV 2News

Today is Saturday, Dec. 8, the 342nd day of 2018. There are 23 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 8, 1941, the United States entered ...

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Forward movements - The Jerusalem Post

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 16:03
Forward movements  The Jerusalem Post

Young Israel Philharmonic Orchestra double bassist Omar Farjoun Bishara keeps his options open.

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