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

Brahms - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 19:40

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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Lecture Recital Explores the Myth and Magic in Music - Snead State Community College News

JS Bach - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 16:40

Lecture Recital Explores the Myth and Magic in Music
Snead State Community College News
29, features works of four of classical music's most celebrated composers: Busoni's arrangement of J.S. Bach's Toccata and Fugue in D minor, Sgambati's arrangement of “Dance of the Blessed Spirits” from Gluck's Orpheo, Debussy's Clare de lune, and ...

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Concert Review: Sonnambula - 'Élisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, Musician in Paris' (NYC, 14 Sept 2017) - seattlepi.com (blog)

JS Bach - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 15:37

Concert Review: Sonnambula - 'Élisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, Musician in Paris' (NYC, 14 Sept 2017)
seattlepi.com (blog)
... specific abilities in the context of the music of her time. More generally, it showed the development from Renaissance style, with instruments playing equal parts, to Baroque, with the more complex harmony and counterpoint that led ultimately to J ...

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Prizes Awarded at Australian 2017 Kendall National Violin Competition - The Violin Channel

JS Bach - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 12:41

The Violin Channel

Prizes Awarded at Australian 2017 Kendall National Violin Competition
The Violin Channel
In addition, he was awarded this year's 'Audience Prize'- and the prizes for the 'Best Performance of a Sonata' and the 'Best Performance of a Solo Work by J.S. Bach'. This year's Final round jury comprised: Elisabeth Holowell (New Zealand), Charles ...

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Do you share a birthday with somebody famous? - Suburbanite

Brahms - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 11:01

Do you share a birthday with somebody famous?
Suburbanite
... Roberta Peters, Randy Travis; 5 – Karl Marx, Tyrone Power, Tammy Wynette; 6 – Sigmund Freud, Rudolph Valentino, Orson Welles, Willie Mays, Bob Seger, Tony Blair, Willie Mays, Roma Downey, George Clooney; 7 – Robert Browning, Johannes Brahms, ...

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World-class music, family fun and films – York venue reveals its new season - YorkMix

JS Bach - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 06:38

YorkMix

World-class music, family fun and films – York venue reveals its new season
YorkMix
Lutenist Thomas Dunford (Wed 21 March) celebrates the 2018 European Day of Early Music with Soul Music from JS Bach and Dowland to mark Bach's birthday. This concert is presented in association with REMA and will be recorded by BBC Radio 3.

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Free monthly concerts to begin at Bromsgrove's St John's Church on Kidderminster Road - Bromsgrove Advertiser

Brahms - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 04:08

Free monthly concerts to begin at Bromsgrove's St John's Church on Kidderminster Road
Bromsgrove Advertiser
Titled 'Autumn Reflections', the 50-minute performance will feature music by Frederic Chopin, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms and Robert Schumann. Visitors are welcomed to enjoy coffee or tea and cake after the show. The next concert will take place ...

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WNY Chamber Orchestra opens 2017-2018 season today - Evening Observer

JS Bach - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 00:07

Evening Observer

WNY Chamber Orchestra opens 2017-2018 season today
Evening Observer
Father Duggan is a past winner of the Johann Sebastian Bach International Competition for Pianists and has performed the complete cycle of J.S. Bach's keyboard works in tours of the United States and Europe. He is presently in the midst of recording ...

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Anne-Sophie Mutter dazzles in BPO season opener - Buffalo News

Brahms - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 23:15

Buffalo News

Anne-Sophie Mutter dazzles in BPO season opener
Buffalo News
It set the stage for the Tchaikovsky with gypsy music – Johannes Brahms' show-stopping First Hungarian Dance, and the Suite on Hungarian Folk Themes by Hungarian composer Leo Weiner. The Weiner piece, an unknown quantity to most, was full of color ...

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Tommy Flanagan, 1996: Seachanges

YouTube - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 19:23
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Ballet BC offers plenty of style, not enough substance - OCRegister

Brahms - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 15:44

OCRegister

Ballet BC offers plenty of style, not enough substance
OCRegister
But whereas Molnar used a soundscape without discernible form, Pite's music is two cello sonatas by Johannes Brahms, which she wisely employs to help give her work the formal structure that Molnar's lacked. Inspired by a Mark Strand poem about coldness ...

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Season of the Arts: Classical music, dance in northwest Ohio alive and kicking - Toledo Blade

JS Bach - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 13:01

Toledo Blade

Season of the Arts: Classical music, dance in northwest Ohio alive and kicking
Toledo Blade
Of special interest are Chanticleer (Nov. 10), the Leonard Bernstein Centenary Celebration (Nov. 17-19), the J.S. Bach Collegium of Japan performing the entire Christmas Oratorio (Dec. 8), and Joshua Bell (Feb. 10). Complete season details are ...

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Symphony opener: Grinning right back at Yo-Yo Ma - San Francisco Chronicle

JS Bach - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 09:00

San Francisco Chronicle

Symphony opener: Grinning right back at Yo-Yo Ma
San Francisco Chronicle
He said at intermission that the cellist was the son of classical violinist Hiao-Tsiun Ma, who had demanded that as a young boy Ma rise early every day to practice Chinese calligraphy and to learn a few bars of the six J.S. Bach Suites for ...

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MSO kicks off its new season with 'Orchestral Brilliance' - Madison.com

JS Bach - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 08:29

Madison.com

MSO kicks off its new season with 'Orchestral Brilliance'
Madison.com
Johann Sebastian Bach's Toccata and Fugue in D minor, a work originally for solo organ that was transcribed for orchestra by Leopold Stokowski, began the program and was immediately followed by Felix Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 5 in D minor (aptly ...

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World-renowned pianist to play in Topeka to commemorate 500th anniversary of Protestant Reformation - Topeka Capital Journal

JS Bach - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 04:05

Topeka Capital Journal

World-renowned pianist to play in Topeka to commemorate 500th anniversary of Protestant Reformation
Topeka Capital Journal
The program will include music by J. S. Bach, considered the biggest name in Protestant music, along with several Lutheran chorales. “Liszt and St. Francis of Assisi are also represented,” she said. “I will speak to the audience about the music to make ...

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Utah Symphony leads off with spellbinding Beethoven concerto - Salt Lake Tribune

Beethoven - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 00:27

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah Symphony leads off with spellbinding Beethoven concerto
Salt Lake Tribune
Hadelich gave a spellbinding performance of the Beethoven Violin Concerto. Whatever the score called for, whether lightning-fast virtuosity or soulful singing, he delivered in abundance. The first- and third-movement cadenzas were decidedly different ...

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Your Religion News: Sept. 16, 2017 - The Recorder

JS Bach - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 23:56

The Recorder

Your Religion News: Sept. 16, 2017
The Recorder
He concertizes internationally as a keyboard soloist, continuo player and conductor. Presently, Klapprott, from Weimer, Germany, is on an extended concert tour in the Northeast, and will play music by J.S. Bach, D.P.E. Bach, Buxtehude, Pachebel and ...

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Something Extra: Fournier helped inspire this 'band nerd' - Ehextra

Brahms - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 22:47

Something Extra: Fournier helped inspire this 'band nerd'
Ehextra
Throughout that time I became more partial to Pachelbel's “Canon in D,” Gustav Holst's “The Planets Suite,” “Hungarian Dances” by Johannes Brahms and Mozart's “The Magic Flute.” among many more. There are a few people in your life that you can credit ...

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