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Violinist Faust, in a brilliant CSO debut, makes convincing case for flawed Schumann rarity - Chicago Tribune

JS Bach - Sat, 05/12/2018 - 12:36

Chicago Tribune

Violinist Faust, in a brilliant CSO debut, makes convincing case for flawed Schumann rarity
Chicago Tribune
Each soloist delivered a solo piece of J.S. Bach at encore time. Faust was quiet eloquence personified in the largo movement of the Sonata No. 3 in C (BWV 1005). Jacobs threw out just about every stop on the organ console with his turbocharged reading ...

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Albany Symphony announces new season - The Albany Herald

JS Bach - Sat, 05/12/2018 - 11:34

The Albany Herald

Albany Symphony announces new season
The Albany Herald
The Albany Symphony will welcome jazz great Chris Brubeck and his group Triple Play for the March 2, 2019 “Bach to Brubeck” 7:30 p.m. concert full of jazz, tracing the genre's roots back to the music of J. S. Bach. Chris Brubeck, son of jazz great Dave ...

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

JS Bach - Sat, 05/12/2018 - 11:07

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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Calendar for May 12 - Hawaii Tribune Herald

Mozart - Sat, 05/12/2018 - 06:05

Calendar for May 12
Hawaii Tribune Herald
W.A. MOZART'S “REQUIEM”. Where: Mauna Lani Bay Hotel and Bungalows, 68-1400 Mauna Lani Drive, Waimea. When: 4 p.m. May 19. Details: Kona Choral Society presents its spring concert. World-renowned Joseph Flummerfelt will be guest conductor.

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Silvia Colli e Roberta Saliris interpretano Mozart e Schubert - PiacenzaSera.it

Mozart - Sat, 05/12/2018 - 04:24

PiacenzaSera.it

Silvia Colli e Roberta Saliris interpretano Mozart e Schubert
PiacenzaSera.it
Il Gruppo Strumentale Ciampi in occasione del BAF – Bibiena Art Festival – presenta Silvia Colli (violino) Roberta Salaris (fortepiano). Le musiciste interpretano composizioni strumentali di: W. A. Mozart, F. Schubert, L. van Beethoven.

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What links Beethoven's piano sonata No 14 and a 1993 Pinter play? The Weekend quiz - The Guardian

Beethoven - Sat, 05/12/2018 - 02:01

The Guardian

What links Beethoven's piano sonata No 14 and a 1993 Pinter play? The Weekend quiz
The Guardian
1 What invention famously cost a penny at the 1851 Great Exhibition? 2 Who writes the blog A Don's Life? 3 In what activity is the pretence of reality known as “kayfabe”? 4 Deems Taylor was the MC in which film? 5 Which initially-mocked theory was ...

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Long Beach Opera Announces 2018-2019 Season - Broadway World

JS Bach - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 20:38

Long Beach Opera Announces 2018-2019 Season
Broadway World
It is accompanied by a musical remix of English songwriter David Sylvian's work and arias from J.S. Bach cantatas. - with Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra. Luxemburg-based theater and film director Frank Hoffmann, Austrian conductor Martin Haselböck, ...

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Concerts feature classical favorites - Tillamook Headlight-Herald

Brahms - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 18:52

Tillamook Headlight-Herald

Concerts feature classical favorites
Tillamook Headlight-Herald
The programs will include Edvard Grieg's “The Holberg Suite,” Johannes Brahms' “Academic Festival Overture,” and Giuseppe Verdi's “Nabucco Overture.” “Marche Slav,” and “Andante from Symphony No. 6” by Tchaikovsky will also be performed, as well as ...

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Six String Players in Musical Conversation - urbanmilwaukee

Brahms - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 15:58

urbanmilwaukee

Six String Players in Musical Conversation
urbanmilwaukee
The other string sextet on the program was written by Johannes Brahms early in his career, in part, it has been suggested, because it was a rare form that would not invite a comparison to Beethoven. Brahms was a pianist, Almond observes. He sought to ...

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“Meditation through Music” May 12 in Brunswick- 4:30 pm - Bangor Daily News

JS Bach - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 13:15

“Meditation through Music” May 12 in Brunswick- 4:30 pm
Bangor Daily News
Ben Noyes will join the Chorale for this program and will play J.S. Bach's Cello Suite #4, Sarabande. Concerts take place Friday, May 11, at 6 p.m. in conjunction with the Jewish Community Alliance at 1342 Congress St. in Portland, and Saturday, May 12 ...

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“Meditation through Music” May 12 in Brunswick- 2 pm - Bangor Daily News

JS Bach - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 13:15

“Meditation through Music” May 12 in Brunswick- 2 pm
Bangor Daily News
Ben Noyes will join the Chorale for this program and will play J.S. Bach's Cello Suite #4, Sarabande. Concerts take place Friday, May 11, at 6 p.m. in conjunction with the Jewish Community Alliance at 1342 Congress St. in Portland, and Saturday, May 12 ...

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Classical review: RPO performs Brahms and a Higdon world premiere - Rochester City Newspaper

Brahms - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 13:13

Rochester City Newspaper

Classical review: RPO performs Brahms and a Higdon world premiere
Rochester City Newspaper
The previously conventional concerto acquired a welcome avant-garde, dance-like quality. The concert concluded with Johannes Brahms's inexhaustible Symphony No. 2. Brahms excelled at imbuing the orchestra with a warm, almost choral sound, replete ...

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Bach@415 Concert Series at at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Greenwich - HamletHub

JS Bach - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 12:08

HamletHub

Bach@415 Concert Series at at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Greenwich
HamletHub
Recently Roush has introduced many Greenwichites and those beyond, 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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City Opera House changes programming, unveils Performing Arts series - Traverse City Record Eagle

JS Bach - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 10:05

Traverse City Record Eagle

City Opera House changes programming, unveils Performing Arts series
Traverse City Record Eagle
The season begins early with the June 10 Brandenburg Festival featuring all six of J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos performed by local, regional and nationally known musicians. It runs through May 18, 2019. Dockter said the Opera House changed its ...

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Benicia Chamber Players to perform special Mother's Day concert at Capitol - Benicia Herald

Brahms - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 09:09

Benicia Chamber Players to perform special Mother's Day concert at Capitol
Benicia Herald
For this concert, the group will be performing which will be Claude Debussy's Quarter in G Minor opus 10 and Johannes Brahms' Sextet in G Major opus 36. Foster says both arrangements are wonderful pieces. “It is really cool how in the Capitol building ...

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Maria Valdes joins Phoenix Symphony - The Daily Courier

Brahms - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 09:01

The Daily Courier

Maria Valdes joins Phoenix Symphony
The Daily Courier
Also set for the concert are performances of Johannes Brahms' “A German Requiem” and Franz Schubert's “Unfinished Symphony,” according to a news release from Sue Bray, member of the Yavapai Symphony Association Board of Directors. Brahms wrote ...

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Maria Valdes joins Phoenix Symphony - Prescott Daily Courier

Brahms - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 09:01

Prescott Daily Courier

Maria Valdes joins Phoenix Symphony
Prescott Daily Courier
Also set for the concert are performances of Johannes Brahms' “A German Requiem” and Franz Schubert's “Unfinished Symphony,” according to a news release from Sue Bray, member of the Yavapai Symphony Association Board of Directors. Brahms wrote ...

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Some scientists played Bach to a Nile crocodile because why not - Classic FM

JS Bach - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 07:28

Classic FM

Some scientists played Bach to a Nile crocodile because why not
Classic FM
Have you ever wondered what would happen in a crocodile's mind if it were to listen to some of the music by the great composer J.S. Bach? Well, us neither to be honest. But we're glad someone did. Crocodiles are, evolutionarily speaking, some of the ...

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Composer's symphonic song cycle headlines MahlerFest - Boulder Daily Camera

Brahms - Fri, 05/11/2018 - 06:43

Composer's symphonic song cycle headlines MahlerFest
Boulder Daily Camera
Both include late works of Johannes Brahms. The composer's Clarinet Quintet, Op. 115, anchors the Wednesday concert while his Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 99, closes the Friday event. The latter was composed when he was contemplating retirement, and the ...

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