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Bach Collegium San Diego Announces 16th Season of Early Music - Times of San Diego

JS Bach - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 19:09

Times of San Diego

Bach Collegium San Diego Announces 16th Season of Early Music
Times of San Diego
The Bach Collegium San Diego has announced it's 16th season of early music, with works by Handel, Bach, and Purcell, some being performed for the first time locally. In a break with tradition, music director Ruben Valenzuela has added one modern ...

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Is it Bach or Beethoven? Find out during Latrobe library course - Tribune-Review

Beethoven - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 12:24

Is it Bach or Beethoven? Find out during Latrobe library course
Tribune-Review
If you can't tell your Beethoven from your Bach, Adams Memorial Library in Latrobe has a class for you. Classical Encounters With Morrie Brand, a four-week music appreciation course, will begin at 6 p.m. May 31 in the library at 1112 Ligonier St ...

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Cleveland Orchestra keeps the flame burning as 'The Prometheus Project' continues (review) - cleveland.com (blog)

Beethoven - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 11:40

cleveland.com (blog)

Cleveland Orchestra keeps the flame burning as 'The Prometheus Project' continues (review)
cleveland.com (blog)
The Cleveland Orchestra's Beethoven warranted immediate acclaim. So what if giving it meant defying convention? Convention had no place there, anyway. Almost everything about the "The Prometheus Project," the orchestra's ongoing centennial season ...

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Bulletin Board - Marquette Mining Journal

Brahms - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 11:26

Marquette Mining Journal

Bulletin Board
Marquette Mining Journal
The performance features Johannes Brahms' “Liebesleider Waltzer op 52” (Lovesong Waltzes), with four hand piano accompaniment by Dawn Betts and Anna Martin. The “18 Liebeslieder Waltzes Op. 5” were published in 1869. They were premiered in ...

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Sarasa Chamber Music Ensemble to perform 'Mirrors' - Wicked Local

Brahms - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 08:52

Wicked Local

Sarasa Chamber Music Ensemble to perform 'Mirrors'
Wicked Local
He inspired important composers during his lifetime, most notably Johann Sebastian Bach, and many decades after his death, the likes of Richard Strauss, Maurice Ravel and especially Johannes Brahms found his keyboard works revelatory. Brahms ...

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Classics Reconsidered: does Carlos Kleiber's recording of Beethoven's Seventh deserve its 'classic' status? - Gramophone

Beethoven - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 08:03

Gramophone

Classics Reconsidered: does Carlos Kleiber's recording of Beethoven's Seventh deserve its 'classic' status?
Gramophone
Beethoven Symphony No 7. Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Carlos Kleiber (DG). Kleiber's Seventh Symphony is much more obviously controversial than his Fifth, destined, I suspect, to divide opinion on both sides of the Channel. As an interpretation it ...

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Music: RSNO at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall - HeraldScotland

Brahms - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 00:14

HeraldScotland

Music: RSNO at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
HeraldScotland
Philbert was also to the fore at the start of the First Symphony of Johannes Brahms, in a performance that also include some beautiful solo playing by the orchestra's recently appointed co-leader Sharon Roffmann in the slow second movement and guest ...

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Senior Recitals - Michaela Pfeifer, voice, and Ella Johnson, piano - Bethel University News

Mozart - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 00:04

Bethel University News

Senior Recitals - Michaela Pfeifer, voice, and Ella Johnson, piano
Bethel University News
Michaela, accompanied by Emily Urban, will sing works by Robert Schumann, John Alden Carpenter, W.A. Mozart, and a section of songs by Russian composers. Ella will play works by Domenico Scarlatti, L.V. Beethoven, Sergei Rachmaninoff, and Robert ...

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Cleveland Orchestra reveals enduring power of Beethoven in second 'Prometheus' program (review) - cleveland.com (blog)

Beethoven - Sun, 05/13/2018 - 21:00

cleveland.com (blog)

Cleveland Orchestra reveals enduring power of Beethoven in second 'Prometheus' program (review)
cleveland.com (blog)
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Beethoven's fourth and seventh symphonies may be well over 200 years old, but they remain relevant and impactful, as the Cleveland Orchestra demonstrated Friday night at Severance Hall. On that evening, the second of five programs ...

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This week's classical music highights - Minneapolis Star Tribune

JS Bach - Sun, 05/13/2018 - 15:01

Minneapolis Star Tribune

This week's classical music highights
Minneapolis Star Tribune
J.S. Bach wrote three sonatas for the viola da gamba, an ancestor of the modern cello. Venezuelan gambist Tulio Rondón is preparing to record these works with Twin Cities harpsichordist Tami Morse. They warm up with this recital, featuring all three ...

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St. Barnabas Episcopal Church's Bach@415 Concert Series 2017-2018 Season Concludes with Renowned ... - Greenwich Free Press

JS Bach - Sun, 05/13/2018 - 11:42

Greenwich Free Press

St. Barnabas Episcopal Church's Bach@415 Concert Series 2017-2018 Season Concludes with Renowned ...
Greenwich Free Press
Recently Roush has introduced many Greenwichites and thosebeyond, to a myriad of rarely heard and well-known Bach cantatas as part of the popular Bach@415 Concert Series. The Pentecost Vespers Concert opens with J.S. Bach's Cantata No. 35, Geist ...

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Un petit air de musique - L'Express (Blog)

Mozart - Sun, 05/13/2018 - 11:09

Un petit air de musique
L'Express (Blog)
S'il est un nom bien connu, c'est bien celui de Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, certainement plus familier que celui de bien des compositeurs dont nous avons brièvement mentionné leur anniversaire de naissance ou de décès en cette année 2018 dans un ...

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Ars Musica Chorale Presents JS Bach: Mass In B Minor, With The Adelphi Orchestra - Broadway World

JS Bach - Sun, 05/13/2018 - 09:15

Broadway World

Ars Musica Chorale Presents JS Bach: Mass In B Minor, With The Adelphi Orchestra
Broadway World
The 80 thrilling voices of Ars Musica Chorale, New Jersey's premier choral ensemble, will be joined by the Adelphi Orchestra together with our acclaimed vocalists, the NY Baroque Soloists, conducted by James Kennerley, renowned Bach expert and Music ...

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Piano – May 13, 2018 - KPFA - 94.1FM

JS Bach - Sun, 05/13/2018 - 09:07

Piano – May 13, 2018
KPFA - 94.1FM
Cristina Ortiz, piano, Satie: Gymnopedie #1, Imperssions of France, MCA Classics. Olivier Cave, piano, JS Bach: Concerto after Alessandro Marcello, Johann Sebastian Bach, Aeon. Gustav Leonhardt, organ, Heinrich Scheidemann: In Dich hab' ich gehoffet, ...

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The Dish: SHU to honor Bill Mitchell for supporting recovery causes - Greenwich Time

JS Bach - Sun, 05/13/2018 - 08:51

Greenwich Time

The Dish: SHU to honor Bill Mitchell for supporting recovery causes
Greenwich Time
The season finale of the Bach@415 concert series will take place at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church on Lake Avenue in Greenwich on Sunday, May 20 at 4:15 p.m. The Pentecost Vespers Concert will feature rising star Daniel Moody, who will perform J.S. ...

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The Dish: SHU to honor Bill Mitchell for supporting recovery causes - The Advocate

JS Bach - Sun, 05/13/2018 - 08:51

The Advocate

The Dish: SHU to honor Bill Mitchell for supporting recovery causes
The Advocate
The season finale of the Bach@415 concert series will take place at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church on Lake Avenue in Greenwich on Sunday, May 20 at 4:15 p.m. The Pentecost Vespers Concert will feature rising star Daniel Moody, who will perform J.S. ...

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Lover's Repartee in Hudson - Themillbrookindependent.com

JS Bach - Sun, 05/13/2018 - 02:30

Themillbrookindependent.com

Lover's Repartee in Hudson
Themillbrookindependent.com
Tessa ripped into a J.S. Bach solo violin sonata, then they re-arranged two of Bach's two-part keyboard inventions as violin and double-bass; this offered a dancing dialogue between the two instruments with the bass reminding the violin's ambitious ...

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Music review: Greensboro Symphony Chamber concert featured "an embarrassment of riches" - Greensboro News & Record (blog)

Brahms - Sun, 05/13/2018 - 00:03

Greensboro News & Record (blog)

Music review: Greensboro Symphony Chamber concert featured "an embarrassment of riches"
Greensboro News & Record (blog)
3 in C Minor, Op. 60 (1875) by Johannes Brahms (1833-1897), sometimes referred to as the “Werther Quartet” after Goethe's novel “The Sorrows of Young Werther” from 1774. Lin was joined by Rawls and cellist Ezerman. Great music-making was the order of ...

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Nell Nolan: De La Salle Regents, Friends of Music, St. Pius School, Louisiana Colonials - The Advocate

Brahms - Sat, 05/12/2018 - 13:05

The Advocate

Nell Nolan: De La Salle Regents, Friends of Music, St. Pius School, Louisiana Colonials
The Advocate
More socializing occurred after the Monday evening concert (and a program of Joseph Haydn, Kevin Puts and Johannes Brahms) when attendees congregated in a lobby area of Roussel Hall for a collation and chat with the fine fiddlers. The following evening ...

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