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Electricity is in the air as van Zweden ends his DSO tenure with super-size sounds of Beethoven, and more - Dallas News

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 10:46

Dallas News

Electricity is in the air as van Zweden ends his DSO tenure with super-size sounds of Beethoven, and more
Dallas News
It was the first of three performances of a program including the Beethoven Ninth Symphony and a new Violin Concerto No. 2 by 44-year-old American composer Jonathan Leshnoff. Electricity was palpable in the well-filled Meyerson Symphony Center, and a ...

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Internationally Acclaimed American Chamber Players Perform Classical Selections by Gaubert, Beethoven, and Dvorak - Broadway World

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 05:56

Internationally Acclaimed American Chamber Players Perform Classical Selections by Gaubert, Beethoven, and Dvorak
Broadway World
Featuring internationally renowned cellist Inbal Segev, the Castleton in Performance (CiP) concert will offer classical works by Philippe Gaubert, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Antonin Dvorák. Segev will perform all works on a cello made in 1673 by musical ...

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Classical Music Highlight: Beethoven's "Other" Piano Concerto - WSHU

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 01:15

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Classical Music Highlight: Beethoven's "Other" Piano Concerto
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Olli Mustonen. Credit nytimes.com. The reception for Beethoven's Violin Concerto was so poor that on the advice of a friend he arranged an alternate version with a solo piano. We'll hear Olli Mustonen's performance of this rarely-heard piece today. Tags:.

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Houston Symphony Adds All-Beethoven Program To Summer Series - Broadway World

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:35

Broadway World

Houston Symphony Adds All-Beethoven Program To Summer Series
Broadway World
The Houston Symphony has announced the addition of a blockbuster all-Beethoven program to the Bank of American Summer Series at Jones Hall lineup. Tickets are now on sale to the general public at houstonsymphony.org. The program - led by Knoxville ...

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Houston Symphony Adds All-Beethoven Program To Summer Series - Broadway World

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:35

Broadway World

Houston Symphony Adds All-Beethoven Program To Summer Series
Broadway World
The Houston Symphony has announced the addition of a blockbuster all-Beethoven program to the Bank of American Summer Series at Jones Hall lineup. Tickets are now on sale to the general public at houstonsymphony.org. The program - led by Knoxville ...
Classical Music Highlight: Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, Just BecauseWSHU

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Classical Music Highlight: Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, Just Because - WSHU

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:11

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Classical Music Highlight: Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, Just Because
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You don't need a special occasion to enjoy Beethoven's Symphony No. 9! Tonight it's performed by the Gewandhaus Orchestra of Leipzig directed by Riccardo Chailly. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio ...

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Beethoven's 'Kreutzer' Sonata Premiered On This Day in 1803 [ON-THIS-DAY] - The Violin Channel

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:49

The Violin Channel

Beethoven's 'Kreutzer' Sonata Premiered On This Day in 1803 [ON-THIS-DAY]
The Violin Channel
Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 9, commonly known as the 'Kreutzer Sonata', was premiered on this day in 1803 – 215 years ago. The first performance was given by Afro-Polish virtuoso George Bridgetower – with Beethoven at the piano. It's believed the two ...

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Munich's sex pest is dropped from the Beethoven Fest - Slipped Disc

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 08:54

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Munich's sex pest is dropped from the Beethoven Fest
Slipped Disc
Nike Wagner, head of Bonn's Beethoven Festival, has been obliged to drop the pianist Siegfried Mauser from her programme. Mauser, 63, has been sentenced in Munich to two years and nine months' jail for sexual offences as head of the Hochschule.

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Beethoven Festival springs into the season with salon concert - The Park Record

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 18:00

The Park Record

Beethoven Festival springs into the season with salon concert
The Park Record
The Park City Beethoven Festival has planned an intimate spring performances of classical music in the comfort and beauty of a lovely home while savoring a gourmet meal. The salon concert will be at 5;30 p.m. on Friday, May 25. Reservations can be made ...

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Beethoven And Shostakovich - Vermont Public Radio

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 15:31

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Beethoven And Shostakovich
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Chicago Symphony Orchestra David Afkam, conductor. Emanuel Ax, piano. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C, Op. 15. Shostakovich: Symphony No. 10. R. Strauss: Don Juan (Fritz Reiner, conductor). Listen Saturday May 26 at 8 p.m..
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Britten Sinfonia/Adès review – Barry's histrionics and exuberant Beethoven - The Guardian

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 14:27

The Guardian

Britten Sinfonia/Adès review – Barry's histrionics and exuberant Beethoven
The Guardian
Beethoven's Symphony No 4, which opened the concert, peaked in the slow movement, the violins spinning their melodies into almost impossibly long threads. The finale, however, was a little heavy-handed; there are passages in this movement that should ...
Concert review: Britten Sinfonia/Adès at the BarbicanThe Times

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Britten Sinfonia review: Thomas Adès gives Beethoven a raucous, riotous touch - Evening Standard

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 05:12

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Britten Sinfonia review: Thomas Adès gives Beethoven a raucous, riotous touch
Evening Standard
Earlier this year, he led the first performances of Barry's abrasive Organ Concerto. Last night, with Britten Sinfonia and soloist Nicolas Hodges, he gave the London premiere of Barry's Piano Concerto; if anything, it proved more immoderate. A raucous ...

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Music educator: Teaching Beethoven over Kendrick Lamar is white supremacy - The College Fix

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 14:57

The College Fix

Music educator: Teaching Beethoven over Kendrick Lamar is white supremacy
The College Fix
An adjunct professor of music technology at New York University and Montclair State believes it is “teaching whiteness” when music educators lean towards the classics over the more youth-“valued” hip hop. Ethan Hein, also a doctoral fellow in music ...

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From Buckets to Beethoven, More than 200 Paterson Students Show Off Musical Skills - TAPinto.net

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 14:31

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From Buckets to Beethoven, More than 200 Paterson Students Show Off Musical Skills
TAPinto.net
PATERSON, NJ- The auditorium at JFK High School doubled for an orchestra hall on Saturday as more than 200 musicians from across the city showed off their skills in front of proud parents, siblings, and other family members.

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Kuerti Conducts Beethoven & Prokofiev In KSO Symphonic Series Finale - WMUK

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 13:14

Kuerti Conducts Beethoven & Prokofiev In KSO Symphonic Series Finale
WMUK
Julian Kuerti says he developed his feeling of "what's right" in music as a child listening to his musician parents - concert pianist Anton Kuerti and cellist Kristine Bogyo - rehearse at home in Toronto. In an interview with Cara Lieurance, Kuerti ...

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Beethoven's mighty Ninth Symphony, plus world premiere, bring Grand Rapids Symphony's season to thrilling conclusion - The Rapidian

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 12:59

The Rapidian

Beethoven's mighty Ninth Symphony, plus world premiere, bring Grand Rapids Symphony's season to thrilling conclusion
The Rapidian
Beethoven's Ninth Symphony is one of the crowing achievements of Western culture. The music, some of Beethoven's best, stands on its own. Its message that all of humanity is a brotherhood elevates it to a whole new level. In 1989, following the fall of ...
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Beethoven original musical manuscript up for auction - Boing Boing

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 10:58

Boing Boing

Beethoven original musical manuscript up for auction
Boing Boing
Two pages of Ludwig Van Beethoven's original musical manuscript for his Emperor Concerto (Piano Concerto No. 5) are up for auction. The 1809 document is expected to go for US$250,000-$350,000. The Emperor Concerto was the last piano concerto ...

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New National Theater, Tokyo, stuns with a bold interpretation of Beethoven's 'Fidelio' - The Japan Times

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 05:02

The Japan Times

New National Theater, Tokyo, stuns with a bold interpretation of Beethoven's 'Fidelio'
The Japan Times
When Ludwig van Beethoven dipped his toe into the world of opera in the early 19th century, the composer may have had the concept of freedom on his mind. There's a fantastic moment in “Fidelio” when prisoners emerge from a dungeon and begin to sing.

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Baroque Orchestra presents 'Beethoven, Haydn, Rachmaninoff' June 3 - New Jersey Hills

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 00:21

New Jersey Hills

Baroque Orchestra presents 'Beethoven, Haydn, Rachmaninoff' June 3
New Jersey Hills
MADISON - The Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey, under the baton of Artistic Director Robert W. Butts of Madison, will present a "Beethoven, Haydn, Rachmaninoff" concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 3, at Dolan Hall in the Annunciation Center at the College of ...

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NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Benjamin Beilman & Orion Weiss – Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 10 [2018] - The Violin Channel

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 14:13

The Violin Channel

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Benjamin Beilman & Orion Weiss – Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 10 [2018]
The Violin Channel
VC Artist Benjamin Beilman and pianist Orion Weiss performing Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 10 in G Major. Recorded live on 11th of March, 2018 – at the Parlance Chamber Concerts series in New Jersey, United States.

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