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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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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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Utah Symphony's Opening Masterworks Concerts feature Beethoven, Saint-Saens and Dvorak - Broadway World

Beethoven - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 21:32

Utah Symphony's Opening Masterworks Concerts feature Beethoven, Saint-Saens and Dvorak
Broadway World
Utah Symphony opens its 2017-18 Masterworks season with Music Director Thierry Fischer as he leads the orchestra from the podium at Abravanel Hall in performances of Beethoven's Violin Concerto on September 15 and 16, and Dvo?ák and the start of a ...

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Tanglewood season closes with superb performance of Beethoven's 9th - Hudson Valley 360

Beethoven - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 17:24

Hudson Valley 360

Tanglewood season closes with superb performance of Beethoven's 9th
Hudson Valley 360
By way of introduction to Beethoven's 9th Symphony, he expressed his hope the spirit of “Ode To Joy” would bring people together in these troubled times, for which he received an ovation. He did, indeed, bring 20,000-plus people together that afternoon ...

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Milwaukee Symphony opens season with powerhouse program of Beethoven, Bernstein - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Beethoven - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 16:51

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Symphony opens season with powerhouse program of Beethoven, Bernstein
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
The Milwaukee Symphony's season-opening performance, led by guest conductor Cristian Măcelaru, offered up thrilling performances of two well-loved great works: Beethoven's brilliant Symphony No. 7 and Bernstein's buoyant Overture to “Candide.”.

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Bach Fest: the $90,000 solution | Oregon ArtsWatch - Oregon ArtsWatch

JS Bach - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 15:14

Oregon ArtsWatch

Bach Fest: the $90,000 solution | Oregon ArtsWatch
Oregon ArtsWatch
And then the lawyers swept in.The first clue arrived on Tuesday in the form of a statement from the University of Oregon, sig.

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Season of the Arts: Toledo Museum, others showcase fall exhibits - Toledo Blade

JS Bach - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 14:59

Toledo Blade

Season of the Arts: Toledo Museum, others showcase fall exhibits
Toledo Blade
7 — Great Performance, J.S. Bach: Art of the Fugue (in the GlasSalon);. □ 2:30 p.m. Jan. 7 — Film and Conversation, Bach B Minor Mass Peace Project in the Holy Land (GlasSalon). The show is just one of several at the museum, many that are already in ...

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Pacific Symphony delivers Romantic excess better than classic Beethoven - OCRegister

Beethoven - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 14:28

OCRegister

Pacific Symphony delivers Romantic excess better than classic Beethoven
OCRegister
To open Pacific Symphony's 39th season on Thursday, music director Carl St.Clair trundled out three heavyweights – Beethoven, Wagner and Richard Strauss – that he claimed ruled the musical world of Germany from 1770 to 1949. St.Clair, a lover of all ...

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Brahms, Haydn and… Lajtha? - urbanmilwaukee

Brahms - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 12:47

Brahms, Haydn and… Lajtha?
urbanmilwaukee
And it will close with a trio by Johannes Brahms, who may be said to have perfected the form more than 100 years later. The audience will also be treated to a 20th Century work by a composer likely unknown to most – Hungarian composer László Lajtha.

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New Westminster Kantorei Recording - News at Rider

JS Bach - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 11:35

News at Rider

New Westminster Kantorei Recording
News at Rider
Lumina's repertoire spans the mystical 12th-century chant of Hildegard von Bingen through works by J.S. Bach, Henry Purcell and Thomas Tallis through Felix Mendelssohn and Josef Rheinberger. Lumina is the debut solo recording by Westminster Kantorei, ...

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World-Class Pianist to Perform at UT on September 21 - Tennessee Today

JS Bach - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 11:09

Tennessee Today

World-Class Pianist to Perform at UT on September 21
Tennessee Today
A faculty member at Santa Clara University in California, Boepple is a six-time winner of the Coleman Chamber Music Award and has placed first in the International J.S. Bach Competition. Boepple holds a bachelor's and master's degree in piano ...

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Secrecy Around Conductor Firing Could Hurt Bach Festival ... - Northwest Public Radio

JS Bach - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 10:34

Northwest Public Radio

Secrecy Around Conductor Firing Could Hurt Bach Festival ...
Northwest Public Radio
Ever since the Oregon Bach Festival last month announced the surprise termination of Artistic Director Matthew Halls, there's been international reaction.
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Thunderhead: Read an excerpt from Neal Shusterman's anticipated Scythe sequel - EW.com

Brahms - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 10:02

EW.com

Thunderhead: Read an excerpt from Neal Shusterman's anticipated Scythe sequel
EW.com
“I've been watching you, Johannes,” Rowan said. “As well as your friend — who seemed awfully relieved when that poor woman was gleaned.” Suddenly there was a knife at Brahms's neck. His own knife. This beast of boy was threatening him with his own ...

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NJSO presents Beethoven's PASTORAL Symphony Next Month - Broadway World

Beethoven - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 07:57

NJSO presents Beethoven's PASTORAL Symphony Next Month
Broadway World
NJSO presents Beethoven's PASTORAL Symphony Next Month The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Xian Zhang perform melodic works by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and Kernis, October 12-15 in Newark, Princeton and Red Bank.

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Orchestra to present its 17th season - Petoskey News-Review

JS Bach - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 06:38

Petoskey News-Review

Orchestra to present its 17th season
Petoskey News-Review
December features the traditional Messiah Plus Bach and Rutter with chorus and four soloists on Dec. 14-15. For this performance, the orchestra will return once again to St. Francis Xavier Church in Petoskey. The concert will feature J.S. Bach “Suite No.

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Twyla Tharp's “The Fugue,” Revived - The New Yorker

JS Bach - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 05:00

The New Yorker

Twyla Tharp's “The Fugue,” Revived
The New Yorker
It, too, did not try to be your friend. There was no music, for example. The piece consisted of twenty iterations of a twenty-count phrase that, in emulation of J. S. Bach's gift for variation, was performed now to the right, now to the left; now ...

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Ballet BC performs repertoire of contemporary works - Daily Trojan Online

Brahms - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 04:12

Daily Trojan Online

Ballet BC performs repertoire of contemporary works
Daily Trojan Online
In sharp contrast, the second piece, “Solo Echo,” was set to the music of Johannes Brahms and emphasized the connection and fluidity between dancers. In a Q&A session after the performance, Molnar spoke of choreographer Crystal Pite's intention with ...

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Chichester Cathedral concert for Richard Durrant - Chichester Observer

JS Bach - Fri, 09/15/2017 - 02:50

Chichester Observer

Chichester Cathedral concert for Richard Durrant
Chichester Observer
It was summer holidays, and I was actually out walking on the Downs when I started to see what I could do, and so the whole idea of Stringhenge started coming together, ending up being this mix of British folk melodies, J S Bach and things I have written.

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