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Kitsap Sun

Pianist plays 'three-peat' performance with Bremerton Symphony
Kitsap Sun
SILVERDALE — There's not much chance that Adrian King won't be prepared when he sits down at the piano to lead the Bremerton Symphony Orchestra through a key component of the opening concert of their 76th season. From the sound of it, when he's ...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 13:52

Kitsap Sun

Alan Futterman: Program will make a classical music believer out of you
Kitsap Sun
Johannes Brahms continues this intense musical tradition with his final orchestral masterpiece, the fourth symphony. Between bouts of rage, he regales us with some of the most beautiful phrases ever written. One of our musicians remarked after our ...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 13:25

Classic FM

New Releases: Renaud Capuçon – Cinema, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck – Beethoven & Strauss
Classic FM
Honeck's insightful notes on the pieces explain how Beethoven's “Eroica” was an innovative and dramatic departure from his earlier symphonies, and it comes with no surprise that this recording from Heinz Hall, home of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, ...

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Monday, October 15, 2018 - 05:02

West Seattle Blog (blog)

CONGRATULATIONS! West Seattle author Lyanda Lynn Haupt wins another Washington State Book Award
West Seattle Blog (blog)
The West Seattle-based author has just won the 2018 Washington State Book Award for nonfiction for “Mozart's Starling.” She also was honored with the award in 2002 for “Rare Encounters with Ordinary Birds.” The 2018 awards were announced last night at ...

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 14:48

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Comfortable, Comprehending and Full of Smiles
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
31, No. 1, which followed, owed a good deal to the spirit of J. S. Bach; this became especially evident in the slow, rocking, dotted melody in 3/4 that dominated the second movement. Elsewhere among the five short movements what Stepner called ...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 13:39

National Review

Episode 45: David Lowery / Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker
National Review
He's the main singer/songwriter and bandleader for Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker. David also is lecturer in music business at the University of Georgia, chief muckraker at The Trichordist, an artist rights activist, and 2014 Chamber of Commerce ...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 10:52

Johnson City Press

2 world-renowned soloists bringing performances to Kingsport
Johnson City Press
Continuing with “Double Concerto for Violin and Violoncello” by Johannes Brahms and two soloists, Christina Bouey on violin and Steven Doane on violoncello. Through such use of these two instruments, Brahms created a “super” stringed instrument that ...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 00:23

«Johannes Brahms: Ένα Γερμανικό Ρέκβιεμ» με τις Χορωδίες 'HXOS Chor Berlin και «Πολυφωνία»
Η 'HXOS Chor Berlin (μαέστρος: Στέλιος Χατζηκτωρής) και η Χορωδία Δωματίου «Πολυφωνία» (μαέστρος: Mάρω Σκορδή) ενώνουν τις δυνάμεις τους για να παρουσιάσουν σε Λευκωσία και Λεμεσό το αριστούργημα του Johannes Brahms Ένα Γερμανικό Ρέκβιεμ ...

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 12:12

CT Post

Watertown concert features tribute to WW I
CT Post
... “A Tribute To The Fallen Of World War I,” an organ and flute concert, at Taft School's Woodward Chapel on Sunday, Oct. 21 at 4 p.m.. This concert features organist Christa Rakich, and flutist Wendy Rolfe, performing works by J.S. Bach, Philippe ...

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Monday, October 15, 2018 - 13:32

Organ Recital at Hendrix Features Halloween Theme
Hendrix College Events and News
The program will feature popular organ works including the Toccata and Fugue in D minor by J.S. Bach, “Danse Macabre” by Saint-Saens, “Ride of the Valkyries” by Wagner, “Funeral March of a Marionette” by Gounod, and “In the Hall of the Mountain King ...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 10:12

Madison Bach Musicians fill theatre with joyful music
Your Daily
Before the concert, the group's artistic director and harpsichordist, Trevor Stephenson, called the period of time when composers George Handel and J.S. Bach wrote, “a combination of the highest intellect and highest emotion,” and felt that contributed ...

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 23:35

October 18 ~ Cathedral of Notre Dame, Paris Organist in Concert at First Baptist Church Near Scott Circle
Featured will be compositions by Schumann, J.S. Bach, Brahms, Liszt; following intermission more inspiring music by César Franck, Jehan Alain, Thierry Escaichm, concluding with an improvisation by Latry. Admission is free; contributions will be accepted.

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 11:24