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Capital City Concerts announces 2017-18 season
vtdigger.org
The second concert takes place on Saturday, November 11 when soprano Hyunah Yu returns with a stellar ensemble including violinist Theodore Arm, cellist Edward Arron, and pianist Jeewon Park in The Music of J.S. Bach. Sunday, January 21, flutist Karen ...

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 14:54

The Sheboygan Press

Music matters: Sheboygan Symphony prepares for 99th season
The Sheboygan Press
The Sheboygan Symphony Chorus, under the direction of Fabian Qamar, will perform great choral and orchestral repertoire with an exciting Christmas Treasures concert, as well as presenting two first-rate works by Johannes Brahms. "Our 99th season will ...

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 07:35

Irish Times

Shining a light on Schubert at Kilkenny Arts Festival
Irish Times
... of the songs was prefaced by young actors from The Lir speaking in the characters of people real (the publisher Tobias Haslinger, and composers Johannes Brahms and Ivor Gurney among them) and imagined (a 21st-century American student in Vienna).

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 00:00

Comicbook.com

'The Dark Knight' Meets Beethoven In Beautiful New Video
Comicbook.com
The Dark Knight has had a lot of fun mashups over the years, and now one fan has synced the film perfectly with Beethoven's "Moonlight Sonata." Watch it below! In my past life I was a producer/editor at a national movie network, and a big part of my ...

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 12:21

Peninsula News Review

Two generations of music performing Sidney concert
Peninsula News Review
In that theme, Laurie said they will be performing generations of music: from the Renaissance to the 20th Century. the program includes Shostakovitch's Concerto for Trumpet and Piano, Beethoven's Spring Sonata, J.S. Bach's Duo for Violin and Bassoon, ...

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 14:01

The Sheboygan Press

Music matters: Sheboygan Symphony prepares for 99th season
The Sheboygan Press
"It is filled with traditional music by W.A. Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Dvořák, Brahms, Humperdinck, Vaughan Williams, Weber, F.J. Haydn, Schumann, Debussy, Smetana, Rimsky-Korsakov and Mahler. "Other musical fare includes favorites from The Nutcracker, ...

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 07:35

Elegant evenings planned with 'Bach in the Barn'
KPCnews.com
Each of the three evenings features a different program of unforgettable music by J. S. Bach and his contemporaries, performed by members of the Philharmonic as soloists and conducted by assistant conductor Caleb Young. Tickets are $75 each for a ...

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 23:01

Financial Times

Gerald Barry's Canada, BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London — a syncopated cacophony
Financial Times
But it was clear that the 31-year-old Lithuanian conductor understood the audience — and not just because her final offering, Beethoven's Symphony No.5, might just be the most popular work in the classical canon. The world premiere of the evening ...
Prom 50 review: CBSO/Grazinyte-Tyla at the Royal Albert HallThe Times

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 12:13

The Desert Sun

Cracker/Camper Van Beethoven's deep history in high desert keeps Campout festival going
The Desert Sun
It is, however, the 25th anniversary of Cracker's debut eponymous album, often called “Brand,” and that's being feted next Thursday to launch the 13th annual Cracker/Camper Van Beethoven Campout at Pappy and Harriet's Pioneertown Palace. But without ...

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 12:44

Rutland Herald

Mastery marks Lake Champlain festival opener
Rutland Herald
Laredo led the major work — and major success — of the program: Johannes Brahms' String Sextet in G Major No. 2, Op. 36. The sound was rich and the music expressive as violinists Laredo and Soovin Kim (festival founder and coartistic director ...

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 00:47

The Sunday Post

Beethoven was totally devastated by secret son's harsh existence
The Sunday Post
A SCRUFFY, humorous rebel who craved love, was crushed by his secret son's harsh life, but who knew his genius music would still be loved centuries later. Ludwig van Beethoven, who was born in Germany in 1770 and died in 1827, was not the sort of ...

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 19:17

Patch.com

Montclair Library To Host 3 Free Concerts: Baptista, 'Art Songs,' String Quartet
Patch.com
Friday, September 22 at 12 p.m. - The program will feature art songs by Henry Purcell, W.A. Mozart, Franz Schubert, Federico Moretti, and Joaquin Rodrigo. Performers include: Lori McCann, soprano, and Darren O'Neill, classical guitar. This performance ...

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 10:26

This week's calendar 8-24-17
Rappahannock Record
Music director Agnes French will perform organ masterpieces by J.S. Bach, Felix Mendelssohn and César Franck. Contributions welcome. Reception to follow concert. Out On A Limb, 7:30-10 p.m. Sunsets on the Tides Terrace, The Tides Inn, 480 King Carter ...

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 11:22

Rutland Herald

Mastery marks Lake Champlain festival opener
Rutland Herald
Still, the most exquisite performance Sunday was Fleisher's intimate and profound delivery of Egon Petri's arrangement of J.S. Bach's “Sheep May Safely Graze” from Cantata BWV 208. At 89, Fleisher's place as one of the great pianists of the 20th ...

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 00:47
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 13:32

West Leeds Dispatch (blog)

Bramley
West Leeds Dispatch (blog)
This Bank Holiday concert comprises some truly joyful music from the pen of JS Bach (including the famous tune 'Jesu, Joy of Man's desiring'), and, in the 275th Anniversary year of Handel's first involvement with Thomas Coram's enduring charity for ...

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 10:17

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