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Mountain View Voice

Beethoven's 'Fidelio' opens Friday on West Bay Opera stage
Mountain View Voice
For Jose Luis Moscovich's answers to those questions, one need only see his latest West Bay Opera production, "Fidelio," Beethoven's only opera. Transferring the two-act opera's original setting from an 18th century political prison in Spain to a ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 18:30

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Requiem Di WA Mozart
mentelocale.it
Sarzana - La Messa di Requiem in Re minore K 626 è l'ultima composizione di Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Rimasta incompiuta per la morte dell'autore, avvenuta il 5 dicembre 1791, fu completata successivamente dall'amico Franz Süssmayr. Viene considerata l ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 17:30

The Bakersfield Californian

Recital series helps observe Lenten season
The Bakersfield Californian
March 8: Organist Eric Holderman, from First United Methodist Church, will perform works by J.S. Bach and Handel, along with settings of such traditional hymns as “All Creatures of Our God and King,” and “When I Survey the Wondrous Cross.” March 15 ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 15:32

Florida Today

Wine and waffles in Titusville, barbecue at EFSC in Melbourne and gin at Margaux
Florida Today
Acknowledged as a rising star on the pipe organ, Philadelphia's Monica Czausz will perform on Advent Lutheran Church's 2,196-pipe organ at 3 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 25. Considered among the top 20 organists under 30, Czausz has earned first prize at ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 11:37

Mountain View Voice

Beethoven's 'Fidelio' opens Friday on West Bay Opera stage
Mountain View Voice
For Jose Luis Moscovich's answers to those questions, one need only see his latest West Bay Opera production, "Fidelio," Beethoven's only opera. Transferring the two-act opera's original setting from an 18th century political prison in Spain to a ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 18:22

Yakima Herald-Republic

Central Washington University Symphony Orchestra honored with Kennedy Center invite
Yakima Herald-Republic
The program will include Johannes Brahms' Double Concerto for Violin and Cello, and Modest Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition. The 73-member CWU Symphony Orchestra performs in as many as 10 concerts per year, including choral/orchestral ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 17:18

Tahoe Weekly

The Mystery of the Red Violin
Tahoe Weekly
Eventually the instrument found its way into the hands of Hungarian violinist and composer Joseph Joachim, who was a close collaborator of Johannes Brahms. It surfaced again in 1930s Berlin when bought by descendants of composer Felix Mendelssohn. The ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 15:02

Auburn native, classical percussionist joins MSO series
Montgomery Advertiser
MSO also features two major pieces of classical repertoire, Mozat's The Magic Flute and Johannes Brahms Symphony No. 3. in F Major. Vinson is a multifaceted classical percussionist, music educator, and snare drum historian with an extensive background ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 11:25

Mountain View Voice

Beethoven's 'Fidelio' opens Friday on West Bay Opera stage
Mountain View Voice
For Jose Luis Moscovich's answers to those questions, one need only see his latest West Bay Opera production, "Fidelio," Beethoven's only opera. Transferring the two-act opera's original setting from an 18th century political prison in Spain to a ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 18:22
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 17:09

Caledonian Record

North Country Chamber Players Feb 18
Caledonian Record
... of the greatest Romantic composers, including Robert Schumann's Piano Quartet in E flat and the Brahms Clarinet Quintet. Full of soulful, soaring and, exuberant melodies, punctuated by energetic rhythms and sparkling staccato flashes, Schumann's ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 14:33

Quatuor Tchalik: Beethoven String Quartet no.8
The Strad
The Quatuor Tchalik comprises the Tchalik siblings Gabriel, Louise (violin), Sarah (viola) and Marc (cello). Here in this video from France Musique filmed in November 2016 they perform Beethoven's String Quartet no.8 in E minor, op.59 no.2. On 8 ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 10:48

Tulsa World (blog)

Signature Symphony plays favorites for 40th season
Tulsa World (blog)
1979, when founder Barry Epperley led what was then called the Tulsa Little Symphony in a program titled "Bach & Sons, Inc.," which included music by Johann Sebastian Bach, his son C.P.E. Bach and the musical satirist Peter Schickele, better known as P ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 17:39

Jewish Exponent

The Huberman Violin
Jewish Exponent
At 13, Huberman had the honor of performing the violin concerto of Johannes Brahms in the presence of the composer himself, who was stunned by his interpretation. According to biographer Max Kalbeck, “As soon as Brahms heard the sound of the violin, he ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 15:41

urbanmilwaukee

Flanders Recorder Quartet's Farewell Concert
urbanmilwaukee
Works by Johann Herman Schein, Joseph Bodin de Boismortier and J S Bach will represent the Baroque era. Spanhove finds works by J S Bach particularly easy to adapt for recorder quartet. The quartet will play two major works Bach arranged, Passacaglia ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 13:41

Artvoice

A Total Beethoven Immersion by Jan Jezioro
Artvoice
Starting this Thursday evening, the members of the Pacifica Quartet, Simin Ganatra and Austin Hartmann, violins, Guy Ben Zion, viola, and Brandon Vamos, cello will perform all sixteen of the Beethoven string quartets at Slee Hall, on the University at ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 09:28

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