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Vangeline Theater to Bring BUTOH BEETHOVEN: ECLIPSE to TNC - Broadway World

Beethoven - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 14:04

Vangeline Theater to Bring BUTOH BEETHOVEN: ECLIPSE to TNC
Broadway World
New York Butoh dancer Vangeline conjures the ghosts of two passionate giants - Tatsumi Hijikata, founder of Butoh, and composer Ludwig van Beethoven in this hypnotic, electrifying and award-winning solo performance. 80 minutes with a 10 minute ...

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Crowds Marvel Over Distinctive Modern-Dance Troupes - Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper

JS Bach - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:35

Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper

Crowds Marvel Over Distinctive Modern-Dance Troupes
Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper
The company performed “Esplanade,” set to music by J.S Bach and “Arden Court,” set to music by 18th century British composer William Boyce. In their own way, both pieces vacillated between the courtly and the carefree, suggesting that the art of dance ...

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At the Symphony: 'The most important piece of music ever written' - Charlotte Observer

Beethoven - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 11:38

Charlotte Observer

At the Symphony: 'The most important piece of music ever written'
Charlotte Observer
But Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, which premiered in May 1824, changed music forever. It's no less meaningful today than it was at its premiere: It sings of hope after struggle, of mankind's ability to rise above pain, of the value of universal ...
On Stage With Donna Walker: Here's what will make Greenville Symphony's new season specialGreenville News
Louisville Orchestra gears up for an innovative 80th seasonInsider Louisville

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What's Up in Lansing: Harmonius Blacksmith - City Pulse

JS Bach - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 10:47

What's Up in Lansing: Harmonius Blacksmith
City Pulse
The Michigan State College of Music will honor the 250th anniversary of Georg Phillip Telemann's death on Thursday evening at Fairchild Theatre. As a part of the Taylor Johnston Early Music Series, the program will showcase two quartets that Telemann ...

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Beethoven marathon at University of Hong Kong - BLOUIN ARTINFO

Beethoven - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:54

BLOUIN ARTINFO

Beethoven marathon at University of Hong Kong
BLOUIN ARTINFO
University of Hong Kong is hosting a Beethoven Marathon by the Russian pianist Konstantin Lifschitz who will be playing all 32 of Beethoven's piano sonatas over six nights (and two matinees), in the first of the 2017-18 season of Spotlight Encounters.

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19 Best Things to Do in LA This Week - L.A. Weekly

Mozart - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:32

L.A. Weekly

19 Best Things to Do in LA This Week
L.A. Weekly
... pianist Yefim Bronfman matches wits and trades intense clusters of notes with the daring and ever-provocative Chinese keyboard stylist Yuja Wang as they put their heads and hands together for W.A. Mozart's Double Piano Concerto in E-flat major, K. 365.

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GSO opens season with Beethoven tribute, return of soloist Dmitri Levkovich - Greenville Journal

Beethoven - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:10

GSO opens season with Beethoven tribute, return of soloist Dmitri Levkovich
Greenville Journal
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on hand colored engraving from 1845. German composer and pianist. One of the smost acclaimed and influential composers of all time. Engraved by W.Holl after a painting by Kloeber and published by W.Mackenzie.

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Finger Lakes Trio kicks off Civic Morning Musicals season on Sunday, Sept. 24 - Syracuse.com

Brahms - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:02

Syracuse.com

Finger Lakes Trio kicks off Civic Morning Musicals season on Sunday, Sept. 24
Syracuse.com
1, Op. 8 (revised 1889) by Johannes Brahms; the String Trio in G Minor by Clara Schumann; and Le Grand Tango by Astor Piazzolla. "Affairs of the Heart" as their concert title refers both to the greatest composer of the steamy romantic tango, Piazzolla ...

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Calendar - The Spokesman-Review

Mozart - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 08:26

Calendar
The Spokesman-Review
Also on the program will be two “Church Sonatas” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, with David Matney, organ; as well as Haydn's “Piano Trio,” with Tiffany Wang, violin, Germaine Morgan, cello, and James Holmes, piano. The balance of the program will include ...

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A touch of Beethoven for Independence Day - Cyprus Mail

Beethoven - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 06:30

Cyprus Mail

A touch of Beethoven for Independence Day
Cyprus Mail
The Cyprus Symphony Orchestra will celebrate Cyprus Independence Day with a concert series of pieces by Ludwig van Beethoven entitled 'Heroic Moments' on Tuesday in Limassol, on Wednesday in Larnaca and next Thursday in Nicosia. The three ...
NPO launch new season with Beethoven's FifthDerbyshire Times

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Audience accepts Philharmonic's 'Invitation' - NewsOK.com

Brahms - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 06:11

NewsOK.com

Audience accepts Philharmonic's 'Invitation'
NewsOK.com
Ending the concert in a very satisfying, sustained fashion after intermission was the “Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73,” by Johannes Brahms (1833-1897). Noting that the work by Brahms is “often described as the pastoral symphony,” Levine pointed out ...

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Mini Brahms festival opens Fairbanks Symphony Orchestra's 59th season - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Brahms - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 06:06

Mini Brahms festival opens Fairbanks Symphony Orchestra's 59th season
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
29, Kim and Eduard Zilberkant will perform a recital of the complete sonatas for violin and piano by Johannes Brahms. On Oct. 1, he takes the stage with the FSO in a performance of the Brahms “Violin Concerto.” The remainder of the concert program ...

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Best bets: Wynonna and the Big Noise perform two nights in Annapolis - CapitalGazette.com

JS Bach - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 06:04

CapitalGazette.com

Best bets: Wynonna and the Big Noise perform two nights in Annapolis
CapitalGazette.com
Designed to show off St. Anne's newly-refurbished Freiburger organ as well as the organ works of J.S. Bach, each concert demonstrates how Bach incorporated the styles of the previous generation of German masters along with Italian and French styles ...

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Crowds Marvel Over Distinctive Modern-Dance Troupes - Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper

Brahms - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 04:26

Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper

Crowds Marvel Over Distinctive Modern-Dance Troupes
Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper
Back stories vacillated from the thought provoking “Solo Echo,” with music by Johannes Brahms, to the mesmerizing “Bill,” by Israeli choreographers Sharon Eyal and Gai Behar. Crystal Pite based “Solo Echo” on the Mark Strand poem “Lines for Winter.”.

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Crowds Marvel Over Distinctive Modern-Dance Troupes - Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper

JS Bach - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 04:26

Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper

Crowds Marvel Over Distinctive Modern-Dance Troupes
Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper
The company performed “Esplanade,” set to music by J.S Bach and “Arden Court,” set to music by 18th century British composer William Boyce. In their own way, both pieces vacillated between the courtly and the carefree, suggesting that the art of dance ...

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Compass Points - Lewiston Morning Tribune (subscription)

Brahms - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 04:03

Lewiston Morning Tribune (subscription)

Compass Points
Lewiston Morning Tribune (subscription)
"Rachmaninoff & Brahms" is the 46th season opener of the Washington Idaho Symphony this weekend in Pullman and Clarkston. The symphony performances will be 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the Pullman High School auditorium, and 3 p.m. Sunday in the ...

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Symphony MasterWorks opens with mix of classic, contemporary - Omaha World-Herald

Brahms - Thu, 09/21/2017 - 02:44

Symphony MasterWorks opens with mix of classic, contemporary
Omaha World-Herald
Experts say his mastery of form in the work is comparable to Franz Schubert or Johannes Brahms and is a departure from his popular Slavonic dances. The unpredictable second movement is especially beloved. Composer and pianist Matt Catingub, known to ...

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Mostly Beethoven - Forks Forum

Beethoven - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 23:41

Forks Forum

Mostly Beethoven
Forks Forum
Penny Linterman on violin, Marlene Moore on cello and Gary McRoberts on piano make up the Deka Piano Trio. They will be performing at the Sekiu Community Center, 42 Rice St., on Sept. 30 starting at 7 p.m. The concert is free and donations will gladly ...

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Introducing YSU's Own Piano Quartet - TheJambar.com (subscription)

Brahms - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 21:44

TheJambar.com (subscription)

Introducing YSU's Own Piano Quartet
TheJambar.com (subscription)
All four members of the ensemble were happy to arrive at the decision to perform Johannes Brahms' piece, Yudha said. “It is one of the most beloved masterpieces in chamber music literature,” Yudha said. Yudha maintains a prolific solo and chamber music ...

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Windsor Symphony Orchestra celebrates 70th season with an Ode to Joy - Windsor Star

Brahms - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 21:16

Windsor Star

Windsor Symphony Orchestra celebrates 70th season with an Ode to Joy
Windsor Star
The concert will also feature Johannes Brahms's Variations on a Theme of Joseph Haydn — with a special local twist. Between variations, actors will recite excerpts from a new collection of works by Windsor's poet laureate Marty Gervais and other area ...

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