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MyStatesman.com (blog)

More than 100 years of Austin Symphony history revealed in archives
MyStatesman.com (blog)
... society's “patronesses,” which include some Old Austin surnames, such as Pennybaker, Ramsey, Hancock, Brush, Bremond and Bickler. The list of musicians includes, even then, four women. The group's first piece ever? W.A. Mozart's Symphonie in C No.

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Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 14:05

The Daily Progress

Benjamin Rous to begin first season with Charlottesville Symphony
The Daily Progress
Principal clarinetist Shawn Earle will be the soloist for W.A. Mozart's “Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622,” the composer's final completed work. Also on the program will be John Adams' “Short Ride in a Fast Machine” and Ludwig van Beethoven's ...

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 12:44

Wicked Local Reading

Fabulous Fall 50 - The arts of autumn are rich
Wicked Local Reading
The St. Thomas Boys Choir, established 800 years ago in Leipzig, Germany, and was led by J.S. Bach for 27 years until his death in 1750, will perform works by Heinrich Schütz, Johann Hermann Schein, J.S. Bach, and Mendelssohn Nov. 12 at Jordan Hall.

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Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 09:08

Quartet is music to our ears
Agoura Hills Acorn
The City of Angels Saxophone Quartet will give a performance of classical music at 2 p.m. Sat., Sept. 16 at the the Agoura Hills Library, 29901 Ladyface Court. The ensemble won top honors at the Coleman and Carmel chamber music competitions. The group ...

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 21:56

austin360 (blog)

More than 100 years of Austin Symphony history revealed in archives
austin360 (blog)
... society's “patronesses,” which include some Old Austin surnames, such as Pennybaker, Ramsey, Hancock, Brush, Bremond and Bickler. The list of musicians includes, even then, four women. The group's first piece ever? W.A. Mozart's Symphonie in C No.

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Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 13:58

The Daily Progress

Benjamin Rous to begin first season with Charlottesville Symphony
The Daily Progress
18 at Monticello High School: “Brahms' Second” features Nathan Shields' “Ricercar,” Franz Joseph Haydn's “Trumpet Concerto in E-flat Major” with Rachel Duncan on trumpet and Johannes Brahms' “Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73.” » 8 p.m. March 24 in ...

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 12:44

Wicked Local Cohasset

Fabulous Fall 50 - The arts of autumn are rich
Wicked Local Cohasset
The St. Thomas Boys Choir, established 800 years ago in Leipzig, Germany, and was led by J.S. Bach for 27 years until his death in 1750, will perform works by Heinrich Schütz, Johann Hermann Schein, J.S. Bach, and Mendelssohn Nov. 12 at Jordan Hall.

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Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 08:10

Gaston Gazette

Performers announced for upcoming Arts at the Abbey season
Gaston Gazette
Guest artists Carl DuPont, bass-baritone; Alicia Chapman, baroque oboe; and Allison Willet, baroque violin and viola d'amore, join Carolina Pro Musica for J.S. Bach's cantata BWV 152. DuPont (Jesus) and Rebecca Miller Saunders, soprano (the Soul) ...

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 18:40

Artvoice

The Return of Stephen Manes by Jan Jezioro
Artvoice
Manes has also programmed two selections, beloved of pianists and audiences alike, of Franz Schubert's Impromptus Opus 142, No.3 and 4, a work published posthumously. The Klavierstücke, Op.119, the last composition for solo piano by Johannes Brahms ...

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 13:57

KWIT

Waltzes, Sonatas, and Tableaux at Morningside
KWIT
During the interview, Jory discussed his love of the instrument, how he became a harpsichordist, and the story of the harpsichord we hear. We also discuss key figures of the High Baroque, and hear his performance of works by JS Bach, Rameau, Duphly ...

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 10:06

The Herald-News

Joliet cathedral to host music program
The Herald-News
The program includes organ music by Gabrieli, J.S. Bach, Franck, Vierne, Widor, Gigout, Mulet, Reger, Benoit, Wood and Grzadzinski, and includes selections performed by Dr. Mario Salvador during the dedication recital in 1955. The Cathedral of Saint ...

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 07:58

BlueRidgeNow.com

Performers announced for upcoming Arts at the Abbey season
BlueRidgeNow.com
Guest artists Carl DuPont, bass-baritone; Alicia Chapman, baroque oboe; and Allison Willet, baroque violin and viola d'amore, join Carolina Pro Musica for J.S. Bach's cantata BWV 152. DuPont (Jesus) and Rebecca Miller Saunders, soprano (the Soul) ...

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 18:24

A violin is like a jealous lover
Daily Nation
In 2009, a visiting South Korean musician performed a Hungarian classical folk piece of music by Johannes Brahms at Alliance Boys High School. Chilumo Mbwana, then a Form Three student, was in the audience. It was his first time to see a violin being ...

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 13:14

L.A. Weekly

18 Best Things to Do in LA This Week
L.A. Weekly
The merry pranksters at POP are well known for their irreverent makeovers of classic operas, such as relocating Gaetano Donizetti's farcical The Elixir of Love to a 1950s American soda shop or reinventing W.A. Mozart's The Abduction From the Seraglio ...

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 09:32

Bridport and Lyme Regis News

Four chamber musicians Jonathan Rees, John Crockatt, Guy Button and James Toll to end Concerts in the West's ...
Bridport and Lyme Regis News
They will be bringing to life three superb works, including JS Bach's Preludes and Fugues, K404a (arr. Mozart), Haydn String Quartet Op. 20 No 2 in C major and Beethoven's luminous and transcendent late quartet Op.132 in A minor. For added authenticity ...

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Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 01:29

Asbury Park Press

Trinity Church to host free concert series
Asbury Park Press
Emerging during the decades surrounding two world wars, this music is dark and wondrous as the night sky, awash in the lyricism and emotional nuance of Hugo Wolf, the diamond-hard structural integrity of J.S. Bach and the modernist leanings of ...

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 18:04

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