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Chicago Tribune

Malkki, CSO achieve a vibrant meeting of minds in Ravinia concerts
Chicago Tribune
The absolute integrity of her music-making, her clear, unmannered command, her knack for clarifying the densest orchestral textures, for inspiring players to give something extra, showed in pairings of standard symphonic works by Beethoven and her ...

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 12:44

TVOvermind

The Top Five Uses of Beethoven Music in Movies
TVOvermind
Something about the soothing but powerful tones of Beethoven seem to go along well with many different films that have something to do with madness, imbalance, and desire to create or discover serenity in a very roundabout and even destructive manner.

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Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 02:20

Allentown Morning Call

Good Shepherd Sporting Clays benefits long-term care
Allentown Morning Call
Highlights of the program include Ralph Vaughan Williams' “Serenade to Music,” which features the words of Shakespeare in an arrangement for 16 solo singers. The choir also will present selections from J.S. Bach and Shubert. Soprano Rosa Lamoreax is ...

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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 18:52

St. Petersburg Piano Quartet to Play All-Beethoven Program at Music Mountain
Broadway World
Music Mountain, America's Longest Running Chamber Music Festival, continues its blockbuster season with another weekend of exceptional music. St. Petersburg Piano Quartet offers an all-Beethoven program on Sunday, August 13 (3pm) and first-time ...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 14:14
Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 09:26

St. Petersburg Piano Quartet to Play All-Beethoven Program at Music Mountain
Broadway World
Music Mountain, America's Longest Running Chamber Music Festival, continues its blockbuster season with another weekend of exceptional music. St. Petersburg Piano Quartet offers an all-Beethoven program on Sunday, August 13 (3pm) and first-time ...

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 00:17

Oneonta Daily Star

Religion News: July 22-23, 2017
Oneonta Daily Star
The Elm Ensemble will perform pieces by Luther, Johann Walther, Heinrich Schütz, and J. S. Bach. They will sing Paul Manz's contemporary classic “E'en So, Lord Jesus” and will premiere a newly commissioned motet “Come to Me” by Robert Buckley Farlee.

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 18:07

DesMoinesRegister.com

From the vault: McCartney put entire brilliant career on display during 2005 show
DesMoinesRegister.com
It was a diverse romp through McCartney's career in which he deconstructed his own songs (explaining J.S. Bach as the musical inspiration for "Blackbird") and got back to those fabled early days in Liverpool. "Till There Was You" was a tune that ...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 11:02
Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 09:00

Salisbury Post

Faith Briefs Saturday, July 22
Salisbury Post
CHINA GROVE — St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 326 N Main St., will host an organ recital by Laura Agner on Sunday at 4 p.m. She will perform works by Felix Mendelssohn, Marcel Dupré, J. S. Bach, Francois Couperin, Ned Rorem and Sigfrid Karg-Elert.

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Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 00:05

Washington Post

Religion events from around the Washington area
Washington Post
Vienna: “Maker Fun Factory . . . Created by God . . . Built for a Purpose.” July 31 through Aug. 4, 9:20 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For age 3 through the sixth grade. $30 per child, $50 family maximum; free for children of program volunteers. Volunteers are ...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 17:54

Suedtirol News

Johannes Brahms – Im Banne der Veränderung
Suedtirol News
Brixen – Philipp Kronbichler, Pianist und Komponist aus Köln, konzertiert im Kaisersaal der Hofburg in Brixen. Auf dem Programm stehen Werke von Johannes Brahms (1833–1897), die noch heute die Zuhörer in ihren Bann ziehen. Zuerst wird Kronbichler ...

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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 10:11

The Arts Desk

Classical CDs Weekly: Beethoven, Louis Frémaux, Les Passions de l'Ame
The Arts Desk
There's already an excellent set of Beethoven symphonies conducted by Herbert Blomstedt with the Staatskapelle Dresden, recorded in the late 1970s. It's now on a budget label and can be picked up for a pittance. This new one, taped live between 2014 ...

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 02:51

Napa Valley Register

Comedian Bill Murray gets serious in a US debut at Lincoln Theater
Napa Valley Register
Walking onto stage with his musician companions, Murray began by reading an excerpt from an interview by George Plimpton of Ernest Hemingway for the Paris Review, followed by J.S. Bach's "Prelude from Suite No. 1 in G Major for Unaccompanied Cello.".

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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 19:18
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 16:15

Classic FM

Bach's Art of Fugue played on beer bottles is strangely hypnotic
Classic FM
This talented bottle-blower managed to play the entire first movement of J.S. Bach's The Art of Fugue on an array of wine and beer bottles. In what he describes as a 'bottle-licious rendition', YouTube user Beanzo uses 26 glass bottles to recreate The ...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 07:40

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