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Review: Emory Chamber Music Society celebrates its 25th year with star-studded performance - ArtsATL

JS Bach - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 14:12

ArtsATL

Review: Emory Chamber Music Society celebrates its 25th year with star-studded performance
ArtsATL
Organist Timothy Albrecht played his own paraphrase of J. S. Bach's chorale, “O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort” (“O Eternity, thou thunderword”), to kick off the program, emphasizing the presence of the Werner Wortsman Memorial Organ that looms over the hall, ...

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Cincy Sets the Stage: Get ready to experience the "new and improved" Music Hall - Soapbox Cincinnati

Brahms - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:08

Cincy Sets the Stage: Get ready to experience the "new and improved" Music Hall
Soapbox Cincinnati
It features the magnificent choral works performed for that 1875 concert — J. S. Bach's Magnificat and Johannes Brahms' Triumphlied (“Triumphal Hymn”) — as well as a newly commissioned choral work by composer Julia Adolphe. The Bach and Brahms ...

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Cincy Sets the Stage: Get ready to experience the "new and improved" Music Hall - Soapbox Cincinnati

JS Bach - Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:08

Cincy Sets the Stage: Get ready to experience the "new and improved" Music Hall
Soapbox Cincinnati
It features the magnificent choral works performed for that 1875 concert — J. S. Bach's Magnificat and Johannes Brahms' Triumphlied (“Triumphal Hymn”) — as well as a newly commissioned choral work by composer Julia Adolphe. The Bach and Brahms ...

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Music review: Selby and Friends, Basically Beethoven #4 at the National Gallery - The Canberra Times

Beethoven - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 19:18

The Canberra Times

Music review: Selby and Friends, Basically Beethoven #4 at the National Gallery
The Canberra Times
American writer and biographer Catherine Drinker Bowen defined chamber music as "a conversation between friends" and it is the intimacy and immediacy of the genre that either makes or breaks a performance. Kathryn Selby has a gift for creating the ...

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Pianist debuts Beethoven concerto to open new TSO director's tenure - Arizona Daily Star

Beethoven - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 18:12

Arizona Daily Star

Pianist debuts Beethoven concerto to open new TSO director's tenure
Arizona Daily Star
Chinese-born pianist Zhang Zuo will premiere her first ever Beethoven Second Piano Concerto with the Tucson Symphony Orchestra this weekend. Courtesy Zhang Zuo. Coming to Tucson. Pianist Zhang Zuo took on the nickname Zee Zee after she came to ...

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Camerata New York to Kick Off New Season with Beethoven's Ninth - Broadway World

Beethoven - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 17:41

Camerata New York to Kick Off New Season with Beethoven's Ninth
Broadway World
The concert, which starts at 7:30 pm on October 5, will be preceded on Saturday, September 30, also at 7:30 pm, by a screening of a widely hailed, 90-minute documentary, Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven's Final Symphony, which ...

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Billerica news briefs - Wicked Local Billerica

Brahms - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 15:44

Billerica news briefs
Wicked Local Billerica
24 at the church, 75 Great Road, Bedford. Clarinetist Elizabeth Connors and a string quartet will present a performance of two Quintets for clarinet and strings: Johannes Brahms's Quintet, Op. 115 (1891) and Wolfgang Amadè Mozart's Quintet, K. 581 (1789).

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Nova Scotia Youth Choir 2017 concert tour - TheChronicleHerald.ca

JS Bach - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 15:08

Nova Scotia Youth Choir 2017 concert tour
TheChronicleHerald.ca
The Nova Scotia Youth Choir is excited to present Listen to the Earth: an eclectic program that explores the four elements and one universe. The program will feature works from classic composers such J.S. Bach, Benjamin Britten and Palestrina, as well ...

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McDonald-Lysinger Piano Duo to perform at SFA - Gilmer Mirror

Brahms - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:30

Gilmer Mirror

McDonald-Lysinger Piano Duo to perform at SFA
Gilmer Mirror
Alex McDonald and Catharine Lysinger, both of Dallas, will present "The Orchestral Piano: Virtuosic Transcriptions," which features works by Johannes Brahms, Igor Stravinsky and Maurice Ravel. Brahms' Variations on a Theme of Haydn, Op. 56b is now also ...

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Peter Fletcher To Perform At Watauga Library Saturday Sept 23 - Go Blue Ridge

JS Bach - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:23

Peter Fletcher To Perform At Watauga Library Saturday Sept 23
Go Blue Ridge
He returns to the Library's Evelyn Johnson Meeting Room to perform a concert featuring works of John Dowland, J.S. Bach, Segovia, and more. Admission is free, but seating is limited. No tickets required, nor reservations taken. Please call the ...

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ARTS: Review of Tulsa Symphony with Jon Kimura Parker - Tulsa World (blog)

Brahms - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:59

ARTS: Review of Tulsa Symphony with Jon Kimura Parker
Tulsa World (blog)
2 in B-flat Major, Op. 83, by Johannes Brahms takes close to an hour to perform.a. But time, as the saying goes, flies when you're having a good time — or when Jon Kimura Parker is the person at the keyboard for a performance of this particular work.

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My 3rd Beethoven's 9th In 7 Months, And Don't Even Ask Why - HuffPost

Beethoven - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:31

My 3rd Beethoven's 9th In 7 Months, And Don't Even Ask Why
HuffPost
So I'm standing on the stage at the Hatch Shell in Boston in early August, rehearsing Beethoven's 9th for an open-air performance for 6,000, and realizing that I will have sung it on two continents (London being part of Europe, Brexit notwithstanding ...

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McDonald-Lysinger Piano Duo to perform at SFA - Gilmer Mirror

Brahms - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:48

Gilmer Mirror

McDonald-Lysinger Piano Duo to perform at SFA
Gilmer Mirror
Alex McDonald and Catharine Lysinger, both of Dallas, will present "The Orchestral Piano: Virtuosic Transcriptions," which features works by Johannes Brahms, Igor Stravinsky and Maurice Ravel. Brahms' Variations on a Theme of Haydn, Op. 56b is now also ...

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Cosima Soulez-Larivière wins inaugural Bartók World Competition - The Strad

Brahms - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 07:24

The Strad

Cosima Soulez-Larivière wins inaugural Bartók World Competition
The Strad
Soulez-Larivière was born in Paris, before moving to England at age eight and attending the Menuhin School. She is currently studying at the Hochschule für Musik, Hannover. In 2015 she won the Johannes Brahms Competition in Pörtschach, Austria.

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Mozart Requiem alla Basilica di Santo Spirito - FirenzeToday

Mozart - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 04:40

FirenzeToday

Mozart Requiem alla Basilica di Santo Spirito
FirenzeToday
Continuano i festeggiamenti di S. Agostino presso la Basilica di Santo Spirito e per l'occasione ci, sarà Domencia 24 Settembre alle ore 19,15 l'immortale opera sacra di W. A. Mozart Requiem K626, preceduto dalla famosissima Ave Verum Corpus di sempre ...

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New season under way for The Funtington Music Group - Chichester Observer

JS Bach - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 03:16

Chichester Observer

New season under way for The Funtington Music Group
Chichester Observer
Roy has had wide experience as a lecture-recitalist, and he charmed the audience before the interval with a fascinating dissection of J S Bach's Goldberg Variations, followed by a sparkling concert performance of the work on the University's delightful ...

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New season under way for The Funtington Music Group - West Sussex County Times

JS Bach - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 03:15

New season under way for The Funtington Music Group
West Sussex County Times
Roy has had wide experience as a lecture-recitalist, and he charmed the audience before the interval with a fascinating dissection of J S Bach's Goldberg Variations, followed by a sparkling concert performance of the work on the University's delightful ...

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Review: Konstantin Lifschitz begins Beethoven marathon in Hong Kong with delicacy and assurance - South China Morning Post

Beethoven - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 01:49

Review: Konstantin Lifschitz begins Beethoven marathon in Hong Kong with delicacy and assurance
South China Morning Post
Tackling a marathon takes perseverance, stamina and technical proficiency. At times it can be a physical and mental battle. And a marathon is what pianist Konstantin Lifschitz has taken on in performing all 32 of Beethoven's piano sonatas over six ...

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It was part of Stained Glass Concert at St. John's Episcopal Church - Youngstown Vindicator

Brahms - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 00:57

It was part of Stained Glass Concert at St. John's Episcopal Church
Youngstown Vindicator
Other composers whose works were performed included Antonio Vivaldi, Johannes Brahms, Russian composer and director Tchaikovsky, and John Williams, who wrote the score for many movies, including “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.” The Stained Glass ...

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It was part of Stained Glass Concert at St. John's Episcopal Church - Youngstown Vindicator

Brahms - Mon, 09/18/2017 - 00:52

It was part of Stained Glass Concert at St. John's Episcopal Church
Youngstown Vindicator
Other composers whose works were performed included Antonio Vivaldi, Johannes Brahms, Russian composer and director Tchaikovsky, and John Williams, who wrote the score for many movies, including “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.” The Stained Glass ...

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