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Times of Malta

German string quartet concert
Times of Malta
The Minguet Quartet from Germany will perform a concert of works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Gustav Mahler and Johannes Brahms at St George's Basilica, Victoria, tomorrow at 8pm. The concert forms part of the Victoria International Arts festival, which ...

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Monday, June 18, 2018 - 06:37

finews.asia

Jean-François Hirschel: «More Beethoven in Asset Management»
finews.asia
It was Beethoven's finest hour. Living in a period fraught with revolution yet invigorated by enlightenment, his music was a mirror which reflected the upheaval of his time. Through perseverance, planning and purpose, Beethoven bequeathed a masterpiece ...

Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 22:48

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Mainly Mozart Festival gives Mozart, Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky first-class treatment
The San Diego Union-Tribune
The Mainly Mozart Festival opened last week with a late Baroque era composer's dissonant chord that seemed to look ahead to the anything-goes harmony of the 20th century. Saturday evening's festival offering at the Balboa Theater found Igor Stravinsky ...

Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 15:25

St. Augustine Record

Annual music festival starts Thursday
St. Augustine Record
Pianists Wendy Chen and Ileana Fernandez will perform W.A. Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 10 for 2 pianos in E-flat. A George Gershwin ditty from a 1937 Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire movie will lighten the mood before all the musicians launch into ...

Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 03:11

Biddeford Journal Tribune

Portland String Quartet embarks on 50th season with new cellist
Biddeford Journal Tribune
On Saturday, it will perform “Negro Folksongs in Counterpoint” by Florence Price, an African-American composer, followed by Charles Ives' String Quartet No. 1 and Johannes Brahms' Quartet No. 3 Op. 67. Difficult though they are, the changes in ...

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Monday, June 18, 2018 - 05:04

Reflections on the meaning of life and other puzzles, part two: JS Bach and quantum mechanics
Enter Stage Right
Many hundreds of years before J.S. Bach made his appearance on this earth, it was well-understood that the science of acoustics, and music itself, was mathematical in structure. The sound waves of different notes and frequencies were measured in cycles ...

Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 22:31

Texas Classical Review (blog)

Texas Music Festival offers power, if not always precision, in Brahms, Tchaikovsky
Texas Classical Review (blog)
Johannes Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 2, which comprised the concert's first half, received a similarly powerful performance. Anna Gilpatrick's horn solo introduced the opening theme sturdily, and pianist Timothy Hester–of the University of Houston ...

Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 14:18

St. Augustine Record

Annual music festival starts Thursday
St. Augustine Record
The rafters will resonate with the sounds from the Renaissance, J.S. Bach, Percy Grainer and a couple of contemporary composers. Saturday, June 23, will bring out “Russians and Romantics,” with music by Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky and Richard Strauss ...

Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 03:11

Zi de zi

Reghinul, învăluit în mantia muzicii cu ocazia Festivalului „Virginia Zeani”
Zi de zi
Partea a II-a a serii îi va aduce pe scenă pe soprana Zemlény Eszter (Ungaria), basul Slavis Besedin (Federația Rusă) și tenorul Ștefan von Korch (România), acompaniați de Cvartetul Classis, care vor da viață lucrărilor semnate de W. A. Mozart – Le ...

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Monday, June 18, 2018 - 00:23

Press Herald

Portland String Quartet embarks on 50th season with new cellist ...
Press Herald
The Portland String Quartet begins its 50th season this week, bidding farewell to one member and welcoming another. Andrew Mark, a cello professor at the ...

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Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 18:38

musik heute

WA Mozart: Così fan tutte – aus Aix-en-Provence | MUSIK HEUTE
musik heute
ARTE. Oper (Frankreich 2016) Beim renommierten Opernfestival in Aix-en-Provence stand 2016 "Così fan tutte" auf dem Programm. Christophe Honoré, der vor allem als Filmregisseur bekannt ist, versetzte die Handlung von Mozarts Opera buffa ins Eritrea ...

Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 04:25

The Jerusalem Post

June 17, 2018: Caring about the Kurds
The Jerusalem Post
In “A Jew saved J.S. Bach's church masterwork” (June 9), the writer mentions Sara Levy without mentioning the she was the real progenitor of the Bach tradition in the Mendelssohn family, and she (unlike Abraham Mendelssohn, Felix' father) never ...

Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 02:06

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