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Thegardenisland.com

The music lives on!
Thegardenisland.com
This season, Kauai Voices explores songs from many eras — from Gregorian chants and madrigals to the Baroque, classical and classically contemporary — with compositions from J.S. Bach, Wolfgang Mozart, Franz Schubert, Baldassare Donato and ...

Friday, May 26, 2017 - 07:20

fox5sandiego.com

Jahja Ling conducts last concerts with San Diego Symphony this weekend
fox5sandiego.com
Ling, 65, will conduct a program that includes Johannes Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 2 and Jean Sibelius' Symphony No. 2. Yefim Bronfman will perform as a guest pianist. The programs are scheduled to begin Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., and Sunday at 2 ...

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Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 17:35

Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Thomas Adès and Britten Sinfonia launch three-year Beethoven Symphony Cycle in Norwich
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
This weekend sees the region host the start of what promises to be a major event in classical music calendar as the Britten Sinfonia teams up with much acclaimed composer, director and conductor Thomas Adès to launch a new three-year Beethoven ...

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Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:50

Zing go the TO strings at 20th annual All District festival
Thousand Oaks Acorn
They performed John Higgins' “Rockin' Strings,” J.S. Bach's “Musette” and “Polly Wolly Doodle Fiddle,” a variation on the familiar children's melody that introduces students to playing a melody in different octaves. Blake-Kilgore, Asenas and Jordan ...

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 00:07

Classic FM

It's a performance of Beethoven, but in a car park
Classic FM
The Multi-Story Orchestra has made a name for itself by performing in unusual venues and reaching completely new audiences. As its name suggests, many of the orchestra's performances take place in multi-storey carparks… The Multi-Story Orchestra ...

Friday, May 26, 2017 - 05:27

jambands.com

Electric Beethoven to Kick Off Summer Tour with Two Free Las Vegas Shows
jambands.com
This weekend, Electric Beethoven are kicking off their summer tour dates with two free shows in Las Vegas, where Dead & Company will also be beginning their own tour. Reed Mathis and his classical dance music outfit were originally scheduled for a ...

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 13:02

The Guardian (blog)

'Writing about Beethoven helped me come to terms with my own hearing loss'
The Guardian (blog)
That fear of admitting to hearing loss hasn't changed since Beethoven's day. It is still simply too risky. Hearing is an essential tool for a musician, and human beings are not very good at understanding subtleties: that it is possible to have hearing ...

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:40

The Herald-Times (subscription)

Hot Spots: The Future of Fingerstyle, BLEMF and Stage Flight Circus Acts
The Herald-Times (subscription)
The Future of Fingerstyle will perform Saturday at Player's Pub. The band consists of George Morpurgo, Ben Noble-Kuchera and Andre Ramos de Souza, who are students at Bloomington High School North. All three have been playing guitar for years.

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Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 00:02

The National Business Review

German cellist performs with the NZSO next month
The National Business Review
It was a success when it premiered in Rome in the same year he wrote Adagio for Strings. The concerts will open with Johannes Brahms' Tragic Overture. Brahms, a close friend of Schumann, wrote the overture while he was being lauded throughout Europe ...

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 22:59

jambands.com

Electric Beethoven to Kick Off Summer Tour with Two Free Las Vegas Shows
jambands.com
This weekend, Electric Beethoven are kicking off their summer tour dates with two free shows in Las Vegas, where Dead & Company will also be beginning their own tour. Reed Mathis and his classical dance music outfit were originally scheduled for a ...

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 13:02

Chicago Classical Review

Orion Ensemble closes season with beloved Brahms, rare Françaix
Chicago Classical Review
These two musical virtues were each personified by a different composer: wit by Jean Françaix, whose music occupied the first half, and passion by Johannes Brahms. It was a joy to see Françaix featured prominently on a program with two works. His music ...

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:35

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra to Perform Bach & More in Free Central Park Concert
Broadway World
The orchestra performs J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 2, 3, 5, and 6. Showcasing the many aspects of the Baroque concerto form, these staple of the Orpheus repertoire exude a spirit of cheerfulness and joy. Also on the program is Christopher ...

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 20:05

VietNamNet Bridge

Two concerts to be held in HCM City
VietNamNet Bridge
The audience will be inspired through the works of composers such as W.A. Mozart, J. Brahms, Erno Dohnanyl, Richard Strauss, and Franz Schubert. Tickets are available at the Ho Chi Minh City Conservatory of Music and the HCM City Opera House, No.

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 21:11

Buffalo News

Love is better the second time around in 'The Lovers'
Buffalo News
But most of all it was a movie that could be remembered for actually making the string quintets of Johannes Brahms erotic. They accompanied the sex. In 1958 America, it was considered so risque that it went to the Supreme Court, where Justice Potter ...

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Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 12:20

Winnipeg Free Press

'It's just you, baby'
Winnipeg Free Press
Also appearing after several years' absence on the MATM stage is WSO principal flutist Jan Kocman, whose program on July 23 will include works by C.P.E. Bach, Debussy, Somers and Piazzolla. Following his stirring performance of J.S. Bach's Suite No.

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Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 05:09

Big Country Homepage

ACU A Capella Chorus to Travel to New York City for a Memorial
Big Country Homepage
The chorus has been preparing Johannes Brahms' German Requiem, and has already had one chance to perform the piece with the Abilene Philharmonic. The Texas Tech University Choir will be performing Samuel Barber's Agnus Dei. The two selections ...

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 19:20

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