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Sing classical music together Sunday - Calaveras Enterprise

Brahms - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 19:50

Calaveras Enterprise

Sing classical music together Sunday
Calaveras Enterprise
This year's music includes 16 titles, including “standards” of the choral repertoire such as “How Lovely is Thy Dwelling Place” by Johannes Brahms, excerpts from Faure's Requiem, “Awake the Harp” from Haydn's “Creation,” and “Sure on This Shining Night ...

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CD Review: The Danish String Quartet's 'Prism 1: Bach, Shostakovich, Beethoven' - The Epoch Times

Beethoven - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 19:37

The Epoch Times

CD Review: The Danish String Quartet's 'Prism 1: Bach, Shostakovich, Beethoven'
The Epoch Times
The quartet's new CD on ECM (their third for the label) is “Prism 1: Bach, Shostakovich, Beethoven.” This is the first in a projected project of five albums, each exploring the historical and musical influence of Bach's fugal writing on Beethoven's ...

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MUSON unveils programme for 2018 festival - The Punch

Mozart - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 19:13

The Punch

MUSON unveils programme for 2018 festival
The Punch
... African kings and kingdoms, will feature during the festival, alongside a production of Don Giovanni for the Danjuma Festival Opera series and a production of the 18th Century Opera in two acts by W. A. Mozart, featuring the MUSON Opera Department.

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Review: Roy Harrán and Julie Coucheron give rich recital as piano/cello duo at Emerson Hall - ArtsATL

JS Bach - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 18:24

ArtsATL

Review: Roy Harrán and Julie Coucheron give rich recital as piano/cello duo at Emerson Hall
ArtsATL
Cellist Roy Harrán and pianist Julie Coucheron performed a recital of music by J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Debussy and Piazzolla to a packed crowd Sunday afternoon at Emerson Concert Hall in the Schwatz Center for Performing Arts. The program featured ...

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The Dryden Ensemble Presents Bach Cantata Fest - New Jersey Stage

JS Bach - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 17:39

New Jersey Stage

The Dryden Ensemble Presents Bach Cantata Fest
New Jersey Stage
The Dryden Ensemble continues its tradition of presenting rarely performed masterpieces by J. S. Bach with a program featuring Cantatas 87 and 154 and selected arias. Scored for three solo voices with an ensemble of oboes, oboes d'amore, oboes da ...

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Beethoven's "Eroica" Featured This Week On ASP - HPPR

Beethoven - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 15:10

HPPR

Beethoven's "Eroica" Featured This Week On ASP
HPPR
Beethoven's "Eroica" Featured This Week On ASP. By Stephen Johnson • 5 hours ago. TweetShareGoogle+Email. Jacomo Bairos conducts a magnificent performance of the Third Symphony, "Eroica" by Ludwig Von Beethoven. The program opens with ...

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Pianist to give sweeping performance - The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald

Mozart - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 15:01

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald

Pianist to give sweeping performance
The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald
The first recital in the seventh series of Brilliant Young International Musicians in St Peter's Church will be given by Portuguese musician, Maria Inês Costa, on September 21 at 7.30pm. The performer was born in Oporto and has recently graduated with ...

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Wyoming Symphony Orchestra season begins with 'Passion and Longing' - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Brahms - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 12:23

Casper Star-Tribune Online

Wyoming Symphony Orchestra season begins with 'Passion and Longing'
Casper Star-Tribune Online
The Wyoming Symphony Orchestra starts its 69th season, themed “Aspects of Love,” with “Passion and Longing.” WSO artistic adviser Jerry Hou conducts the concert with music by Richard Wagner and Johannes Brahms along with Bizet's “Carmen.

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Cantata Singers Opens 55th Anniversary Season With 'Bach And Harbison' - Broadway World

JS Bach - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:48

Broadway World

Cantata Singers Opens 55th Anniversary Season With 'Bach And Harbison'
Broadway World
Cantata Singers 55th season begins on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 8pm in New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall with J.S. Bach's cantata BWV 140, "Wachet auf," and the first complete performance of John Harbison's Sacred Trilogy. Presented in ...

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Lively Arts announces 2018-19 Ovations lineup - Indiana Gazette

Brahms - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:27

Indiana Gazette

Lively Arts announces 2018-19 Ovations lineup
Indiana Gazette
The Lively Arts at IUP opens its 2018-19 Ovations season with a performance by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. The concert will feature this year's Helwig Distinguished Artist, violinist Pinchas Zukerman and will be performed Sept. 29 at 8 p.m. in ...

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Toronto to perform faculty recital at State - Brookings Register

Brahms - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 10:52

Toronto to perform faculty recital at State
Brookings Register
The recital, “Change In The Air,” features chamber works for voice, piano and viola by Johannes Brahms and 20th-century British composer Frank Bridge. Selections from the “Biblical Songs” of Antonín Dvořák and a set by Clara Schumann are also on the ...

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Trio to perform Beethoven and more at Phelps Mansion Museum concert in Binghamton - Press & Sun-Bulletin

Beethoven - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 09:12

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Trio to perform Beethoven and more at Phelps Mansion Museum concert in Binghamton
Press & Sun-Bulletin
The recital will feature masterpieces such as Beethoven's “Archduke” trio, the “Violin Sonata” by Amy Beach and Jessie Montgomery's “Rhapsody No. 1” for solo violin. A native of Germany, Speth has played with New York City Opera since 1997 and has ...

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Emanuel Ax - Wisconsin Public Radio News

Brahms - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 03:08

Wisconsin Public Radio News

Emanuel Ax
Wisconsin Public Radio News
Norman welcomes world-renowned pianist Emanuel Ax to the WPR studios. He will be performing with the Madison Symphony Orchestra on September 29 and 30 at the Overture Center in Madison. The performance will include the American orchestral ...

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Junk Shop Classical on Beethoven's Grosse Fuge: Music Stories Told £1 LP By £1 LP - The Quietus

Beethoven - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 02:46

The Quietus

Junk Shop Classical on Beethoven's Grosse Fuge: Music Stories Told £1 LP By £1 LP
The Quietus
Beethoven's Grosse Fuge is one of the most extreme pieces of music ever written, in any genre. A visionary work that only began to make sense in the 20th century, asks Phil Hebblethwaite, or a cacophonous duff that betrays a disturbing truth about a ...

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The biggest ever composer box - Slipped Disc

JS Bach - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:48

Slipped Disc

The biggest ever composer box
Slipped Disc
The box contains 280 hours of music and weighs 13.5 kilos. J.S. Bach – The New Complete Edition is the result of two years of curation, developed with the co-operation of 32 record labels and a team of scholars at the Leipzig Bach Archive. Here's the ...

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Chattanooga Bach Choir opens cantata series at Christ Church Episcopal - Chattanooga Times Free Press

JS Bach - Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:02

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chattanooga Bach Choir opens cantata series at Christ Church Episcopal
Chattanooga Times Free Press
The Chattanooga Bach Choir will open its fourth Barnett & Co. Cantata Series on Sunday, Sept. 23, at Christ Church Episcopal, 663 Douglas St. The series will feature four Sunday afternoon concerts focusing on J.S. Bach's expressive choral works chosen ...

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Music of Beethoven Kicks Off Fifth Season of Third @ First Concerts - Pasadena Now

Beethoven - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 20:16

Pasadena Now

Music of Beethoven Kicks Off Fifth Season of Third @ First Concerts
Pasadena Now
First United Methodist Church will begin its fifth season of free, monthly concerts on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. with a concert called, “Beethoven and His Mentors.” The program will include Mozart's Exsultate Jubilate, featuring soprano ...

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'Dissect' podcast host Cole Cuchna on giving Kendrick Lamar the Beethoven treatment - 88Nine Radio Milwaukee (blog)

Beethoven - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 18:44

88Nine Radio Milwaukee (blog)

'Dissect' podcast host Cole Cuchna on giving Kendrick Lamar the Beethoven treatment
88Nine Radio Milwaukee (blog)
“I actually sat down and studied it like I used to study Beethoven in college, like you'd sit down and read about it you know, the composer, the history—you'd read about the piece. So I developed this kind of process: I was like, “What if I applied ...

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Tucson Symphony Orchestra, guest violinist tackling Beethoven's marathon concerto - Arizona Daily Star

Beethoven - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 18:33

Arizona Daily Star

Tucson Symphony Orchestra, guest violinist tackling Beethoven's marathon concerto
Arizona Daily Star
Superstar violinist Anne Akiko Meyers is no stranger to Beethoven, but even she admits the composer's Violin Concerto is a beast. “It's really like running your own New York City Marathon,” the Southern California native said during a call from Santa ...

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Beethoven's missing 10th Symphony discovered -- a new novel - The Mercury News

Beethoven - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 17:00

The Mercury News

Beethoven's missing 10th Symphony discovered -- a new novel
The Mercury News
Berkeley author Richard Kluger's new novel built around the discovering Beethoven's long-missing 10th Symphony.

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