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The Listening Room: Episode 4 - Gramophone (blog)

JS Bach - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:25

The Listening Room: Episode 4
Gramophone (blog)
A few tasters of new albums: Accademia Bizantina's fine-sounding, period-instrument-ensemble take on JS Bach's The Art of Fugue; a chorus from the impressive young composer James McCarthy's powerful choral work about Alan Turing – who broke the ...

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The drama queen - The Australian

Beethoven - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 08:01

The drama queen
The Australian
So why not change around? I haven't decided yet what I'm going to wear. I like to really get the repertoire under my skin and then I might have to — have to — buy a couple of gowns.” Apr 8-24: Nicole Car sings Mozart and Beethoven Heroines with the ...

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Armida Quartet – Fuga Magna: Bach, Beethoven, Scarlatti, Goldberg, Haussmann - The Strad

Beethoven - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 05:20

Armida Quartet – Fuga Magna: Bach, Beethoven, Scarlatti, Goldberg, Haussmann
The Strad
In a provocative booklet note, the violinist-conductor Reinhard Goebel implies that, as a form, fugue had already lost its original freshness and beauty of discourse by the time that Beethoven tore up its conventions once and for all in the Grosse Fuge ...

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Chamber performance backs Bach - Camarillo Acorn

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 22:01

Chamber performance backs Bach
Camarillo Acorn
With KuanFen Liu as the artistic director, the concerts will feature soloists Steven Chang and Bruce Walker in J. S. Bach's Concerto for Violin and Oboe, and the Rubicon Harmonix youth vocal ensemble singing holiday-themed works by Rutter and Ralph ...

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Masterworks concert brings together choral groups to celebrate Reformation anniversary - Carroll County Times

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:37

Carroll County Times

Masterworks concert brings together choral groups to celebrate Reformation anniversary
Carroll County Times
... Frostburg State University Chorale, Children's Chorus of Carroll County, Westminster United Methodist Church Choir and Washington Cornett and Sackbutt Ensemble for a special fall concert, “Here I Sing” featuring music from Martin Luther, J.S. Bach ...

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All-Beethoven concert to celebrate renovated church - KRWG

Beethoven - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 18:17

KRWG

All-Beethoven concert to celebrate renovated church
KRWG
Beethoven is coming to Las Cruces this Sunday to help celebrate the completion of major renovations at First Presbyterian Church. A special concert will feature musicians from the Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra and pianist Stephen Helmreich, performing ...

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The Cecilia Chorus of New York to Present Bach's CHRISTMAS ORATORIO at Carnegie Hall - Broadway World

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 17:42

The Cecilia Chorus of New York to Present Bach's CHRISTMAS ORATORIO at Carnegie Hall
Broadway World
The Cecilia Chorus of New York, Mark Shapiro, Music Director, will present J.S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio on Saturday, December 9, at 8:00 PM at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, 57th St. and 7th Ave in Manhattan. The concert will be ...

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Chamber Music Series Presents 'Total Beethoven' - CapeNews.net

Beethoven - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 15:26

Chamber Music Series Presents 'Total Beethoven'
CapeNews.net
The concert offers a refresher course in genius, courtesy of Ludwig van Beethoven. The “Spring Sonata” for violin and piano presents his playful side, while the Cello Sonata in A Major ranks as one of the most passionate dialogs between piano and cello ...

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REVIEW: music-making of the highest quality - The Westmorland Gazette

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 13:24

The Westmorland Gazette

REVIEW: music-making of the highest quality
The Westmorland Gazette
THE Royal Northern Sinfonia, a regular guest of the Lakeland Sinfonia Concert Society, presented a programme consisting of five of Bach's six Brandenburg concerti and a couple of works by Gorecki. From the perspectives of both audience and players ...

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Community Chorus to give Thanksgiving concerts this weekend - Addison County Independent

Brahms - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 12:04

Addison County Independent

Community Chorus to give Thanksgiving concerts this weekend
Addison County Independent
The program includes many other pieces from the 18th and 19th centuries including works by Johannes Brahms, Gabriel Fauré, Johann Sebastian Bach and Felix Mendelssohn. The College Community chorus is open without audition to all singers who ...

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Daniel Barenboim 75th birthday concert — old-school Beethoven - Financial Times

Beethoven - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 12:03

Financial Times

Daniel Barenboim 75th birthday concert — old-school Beethoven
Financial Times
For his 75th birthday concert with Berlin's Staatskapelle, the orchestra of Berlin's Staatsoper Unter den Linden, of which he is music director for life, Daniel Barenboim and his friend, conductor Zubin Mehta, gave a benefit concert. Proceeds go to the ...

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Orchestra opens season with Beethoven, Sibelius and Strauss - Midland Daily News

Beethoven - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 11:20

Orchestra opens season with Beethoven, Sibelius and Strauss
Midland Daily News
Other pieces on the concert program include the first movement of Beethoven's 5th Symphony; "Finlandia" by Sibelius; a "Salute to the Big Bands" by Calvin Custer; the "Radetsky" March by Johann Strauss Sr., and the disco classic "A Fifth of Beethoven ...

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Guest column: Mendelssohn's Redemption, a reformation re-do - Virginian-Pilot

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:52

Virginian-Pilot

Guest column: Mendelssohn's Redemption, a reformation re-do
Virginian-Pilot
Knowing that Mendelssohn was an admirer and leading advocate of J.S. Bach is instructive. Bach always wrote in the conclusion of most of his scores “To God alone be glory.” The more you learn about Felix Mendelssohn and the more you hear the integrity ...

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Christ Church Easton to host Annapolis Chamber Players Nov. 19 - The Star Democrat

Brahms - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:25

Christ Church Easton to host Annapolis Chamber Players Nov. 19
The Star Democrat
... whose interpretations and broad musical versatility has captivated classical music audiences as a soloist and a chamber musician in venues across Europe, North America and the Caribbean, will perform Johannes Brahms' Trio in E-flat major for piano, ...

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Eastwood Elementary has 1st musical - Sentinel-Tribune

Brahms - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:14

Sentinel-Tribune

Eastwood Elementary has 1st musical
Sentinel-Tribune
Eastwood fourth-grader, Drew Luidhardt, plays the roll of Johannes Brahms, who was a German composer and pianist of the Romantic period. RS Davis-Peters Insurance 300x250. Posted: Thursday, November 16, 2017 9:36 am. Eastwood Elementary has ...

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Eastwood Elementary has 1st musical - Sentinel-Tribune

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:14

Sentinel-Tribune

Eastwood Elementary has 1st musical
Sentinel-Tribune
Statues of composers such as J.S. Bach, played by Mylah Shoemaker; Johann Strauss played by Jack Sensenig; Peter Tchaikovsky played by Shane Buckenmeyer; and Richard Strauss, played by Aubrey Wightman came to life and gave the students a new ...

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Vesper Chorale celebrates Reformation with Brahms' 'German Requiem' - South Bend Tribune

Brahms - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 06:16

South Bend Tribune

Vesper Chorale celebrates Reformation with Brahms' 'German Requiem'
South Bend Tribune
“Ein deutsches Requiem” is usually performed with orchestral accompaniment, but Brahms also prepared a version of the score for piano four-hands, which Vesper Chorale artistic director Wishart Bell selected for his group's performance of the work ...

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Annapolis, Anne Arundel Community College symphonies offer competing programs - CapitalGazette.com

Brahms - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 06:03

CapitalGazette.com

Annapolis, Anne Arundel Community College symphonies offer competing programs
CapitalGazette.com
4, as well as Johannes Brahms Symphony No. 1. Conductor Anna Binneweg will conduct the program. Scaggiari, who teaches at the college, has played at venues ranging from Monterey Jazz Festival to Baltimore's Artscape Festival to events in Italy, Turkey ...

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Beethoven, Hummel on tap for Octavo Singers - The Daily Gazette

Beethoven - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 06:01

The Daily Gazette

Beethoven, Hummel on tap for Octavo Singers
The Daily Gazette
GLENVILLE — Every chorus likes to sing something new, so Octavo Singers' director Curtis Funk consulted a solid source. “People suggested the program for Sunday's concert, and both are new to the choir,” he said. The pieces are Beethoven's “Mass in C ...

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Chamber Music Series presents 3 facets of Beethoven - SouthCoastToday.com

Beethoven - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 03:21

Chamber Music Series presents 3 facets of Beethoven
SouthCoastToday.com
The South Coast Chamber Music Series is presenting “Total Beethoven” Saturday in Marion and Sunday in South Dartmouth. The concert offers a refresher course in genius, courtesy of Ludwig van Beethoven. The delightful “Spring” Sonata for violin and ...

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