Beethoven

Fall Arts Preview: Bach and Beethoven and Brahms, Oh My - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 12:33

Fall Arts Preview: Bach and Beethoven and Brahms, Oh My
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Other PSO highlights to watch out for this fall include Chopin and Rachmaninoff with pianist Yulianna Avdeeva on Oct. 6-8, Shostakovich Triumphant with violinist Ray Chen on Oct. 13-15, Beethoven “Eroica” with cellist Alicia Weilerstein, Dohnanyi ...

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Beethoven's Ninth Symphony - Town Topics

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 10:10

Beethoven's Ninth Symphony
Town Topics
On Saturday, September 16 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, September 17 (waiting list only) at 4 p.m., the Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO) opens its 2017-18 season with Beethoven's 9th, featuring Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 “Choral” and ...

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The many women in Beethoven's life - Deutsche Welle

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 09:18

Deutsche Welle

The many women in Beethoven's life
Deutsche Welle
A boy's mother is his first love, but little is known about Beethoven's. Her union with Beethoven's father, court singer Johann, was her second marriage. She bore him seven children, but only three survived infancy. Her life wasn't easy: Her alcoholic ...

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All-Beethoven feature at KZNPO concert - Berea Mail

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 08:45

Berea Mail

All-Beethoven feature at KZNPO concert
Berea Mail
THE third concert in the KZN Philharmonic Early Spring Season on Thursday, 7 September at Durban City Hall, is an all-Beethoven programme and, conducted by Associate Guest Conductor Daniel Boico, features the Fidelio Trio. The concert starts at 7.30pm ...

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What Beethoven has to do with love - Deutsche Welle

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 04:28

Deutsche Welle

What Beethoven has to do with love
Deutsche Welle
The starting point for our festival motto was "To the Distant Beloved," Beethoven's song cycle of 1816, and the letter he wrote to his "Immortal Beloved" a few years earlier. From that point on, these concepts have always been associated with Beethoven.

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Leap over Beethoven: how his fiendish fugue inspired three dances - The Guardian

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 04:26

The Guardian

Leap over Beethoven: how his fiendish fugue inspired three dances
The Guardian
When the company comes to London this autumn, as part of the Dance Umbrella festival, audiences will not only get to hear Beethoven's challenging late work Grosse Fuge interpreted in dance, they'll get to hear it three times in a row, visualised by ...

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Final Beethoven concerts - Independent Online

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 19:19

Final Beethoven concerts
Independent Online
Bernhard Gueller, recently lauded in Ottawa for his interpretation of Beethoven's 8th Symphony, returns to conduct the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra in the final concerts of the Beethoven Festival. He will conduct Symphony No 9, the Choral, with soloists ...

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PSO Soundtracks: Choir Life and Beethoven's 9th - New Jersey Stage

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 09:49

New Jersey Stage

PSO Soundtracks: Choir Life and Beethoven's 9th
New Jersey Stage
(PRINCETON, NJ) -- On Wednesday, September 13 at 7:00pm, in partnership with the Princeton Public Library, the Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO) presents a discussion on choir life, touring, and performing Beethoven's Ninth Symphony with ...

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City set for a Beethoven treat - Independent Online

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 06:28

City set for a Beethoven treat
Independent Online
Nel insists that while the Beethoven concerti are among the finest, he maintains a deep respect for Mozart's concerti and particularly for Murray Perahia's interpretations. With a repertoire of over 110 concerti, from Bach through to the moderns, Nel ...

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LSO's Opening Night to feature Beethoven and Hors d'Oeuvres - Eye On Annapolis

Sun, 09/03/2017 - 13:33

Eye On Annapolis

LSO's Opening Night to feature Beethoven and Hors d'Oeuvres
Eye On Annapolis
To celebrate the opening of its new season, the Londontowne Symphony Orchestra (LSO) will offer a celebration party with the concert to be held at the Key Auditorium on the St. Johns Campus in Annapolis on September 16. The party with food, wine and a ...

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Literature in Beethoven's land - The Hindu

Sun, 09/03/2017 - 06:44

The Hindu

Literature in Beethoven's land
The Hindu
The college I study in, the American College and SCILET (Study Center for Indian Literature in English and Translation), in Madurai, offered me an opportunity to study a semester under the scholarship of Hildesheim University, Germany, and to ...

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Beethoven's 9th to open Heartland Festival Orchestra's season - Peoria Journal Star

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 10:06

Beethoven's 9th to open Heartland Festival Orchestra's season
Peoria Journal Star
WASHINGTON — The Heartland Festival Orchestra is opening its 2017-18 season Sept. 9 with Ludwig van Beethoven's Symphony No. 9. The concert will be conducted by artistic director David Commanday and begins at 7:30 p.m. at Five Points Washington, ...

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Beethoven speaks, boldly, with help from a French pianist in his Hollywood Bowl debut - Los Angeles Times

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 21:10

Los Angeles Times

Beethoven speaks, boldly, with help from a French pianist in his Hollywood Bowl debut
Los Angeles Times
No matter how innovative or conformist the Hollywood Bowl season, no matter how hot and heavy (as it was Thursday, with seats damp from an unexpected thunderstorm) or chilly the evening, there will be Beethoven. And so there was Thursday. Beethoven ...

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'Concerto: A Beethoven Journey' debuts on screen in Sedona on Sept. 11 - Camp Verde Bugle

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 14:27

Camp Verde Bugle

'Concerto: A Beethoven Journey' debuts on screen in Sedona on Sept. 11
Camp Verde Bugle
Filmed over the course of four years award-winning director Phil Grabsky follows leading concert pianist Leif Ove Andsnes's attempt to understand and interpret one of the greatest sets of works for piano ever written: Beethoven's five piano concertos, ...

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Green Forest band pays tribute to Beethoven, Mozart - Carroll County News

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 13:17

Carroll County News

Green Forest band pays tribute to Beethoven, Mozart
Carroll County News
Director Sarah Taylor said the band's show this year is titled “Decomposers” and features the music of classical composers Ludwig van Beethoven and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. “The show puts kind of a spooky and creepy twist on the music of Beethoven ...

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NJSO Launches Season with Beethoven and Berlioz - Broadway World

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:48

NJSO Launches Season with Beethoven and Berlioz
Broadway World
Zhang pairs Beethoven's iconic concerto and Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus with Berlioz's Symphonie fantastique, recognizing the latter composer's admiration for the former. The Opening Night Celebration Gala includes a pre-concert cocktail ...

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NJSO Launches Season with Beethoven and Berlioz - Broadway World

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:48

NJSO Launches Season with Beethoven and Berlioz
Broadway World
Zhang leads the NJSO in a performance of masterworks, as Jeremy Denk, a MacArthur "Genius" Fellow, makes his NJSO debut with Beethoven's "Emperor" Piano Concerto. Zhang pairs Beethoven's iconic concerto and Overture to The Creatures of ...

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Dynamic duo take on Beethoven - New Zealand Herald

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 17:26

Dynamic duo take on Beethoven
New Zealand Herald
Here for what Chamber Music NZ describes as a mini-festival of Beethoven's violin and piano sonatas with Michael Houstoun, Hristova first visited 10 years ago when she carried off top honours at the Michael Hill International Violin Competition. Then ...

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Pacific Symphony's 39th season launches with Beethoven's Fifth Symphony and operatic superstar, Greer Grimsley - Orange County Breeze

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 16:43

Pacific Symphony's 39th season launches with Beethoven's Fifth Symphony and operatic superstar, Greer Grimsley
Orange County Breeze
Featuring Beethoven's Symphony No. 5, “Don Juan” by Strauss, and selections from Wagner's “Die Walküre,” from the composer's “Ring” cycle, performed by the orchestra for the first time since 1988. The concert is conducted by Music Director Carl St ...

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Chamber music presented in informal setting at annual festival - The Columbus Dispatch

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 05:53

The Columbus Dispatch

Chamber music presented in informal setting at annual festival
The Columbus Dispatch
Intrigued, Lee attended the festival's “Beer and Beethoven” concert at Hot Chicken Takeover in the North Market. “I love Hot Chicken Takeover, and it's at the North Market, so it's not far away,” Lee said. “The fact that it was in a place that I was ...

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