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Rochester City Newspaper

Classical review: RPO performs Brahms and a Higdon world premiere
Rochester City Newspaper
The previously conventional concerto acquired a welcome avant-garde, dance-like quality. The concert concluded with Johannes Brahms's inexhaustible Symphony No. 2. Brahms excelled at imbuing the orchestra with a warm, almost choral sound, replete ...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 13:13

Benicia Chamber Players to perform special Mother's Day concert at Capitol
Benicia Herald
For this concert, the group will be performing which will be Claude Debussy's Quarter in G Minor opus 10 and Johannes Brahms' Sextet in G Major opus 36. Foster says both arrangements are wonderful pieces. “It is really cool how in the Capitol building ...

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Friday, May 11, 2018 - 09:09

Classic FM

Some scientists played Bach to a Nile crocodile because why not
Classic FM
Have you ever wondered what would happen in a crocodile's mind if it were to listen to some of the music by the great composer J.S. Bach? Well, us neither to be honest. But we're glad someone did. Crocodiles are, evolutionarily speaking, some of the ...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 07:28

Stowe Today

Stowe Performing Arts will present Christopher Houlihan
Stowe Today
Stowe Performing Arts will present Christopher Houlihan, one of the brightest stars in the new generation of organists, in his debut in Vermont at the Noon Music in May concert at noon on Wednesday, May 16, at the Stowe Community Church, 137 Main St ...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 00:45

HamletHub

Bach@415 Concert Series at at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Greenwich
HamletHub
Recently Roush has introduced many Greenwichites and those beyond, to a myriad of rarely heard and well-known Bach cantatas as part of the popular Bach@415 Concert Series. The Pentecost Vespers Concert opens with J.S. Bach's Cantata No. 35, Geist ...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 12:08

Prescott Daily Courier

Maria Valdes joins Phoenix Symphony
Prescott Daily Courier
Also set for the concert are performances of Johannes Brahms' “A German Requiem” and Franz Schubert's “Unfinished Symphony,” according to a news release from Sue Bray, member of the Yavapai Symphony Association Board of Directors. Brahms wrote ...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 09:01

Composer's symphonic song cycle headlines MahlerFest
Boulder Daily Camera
Both include late works of Johannes Brahms. The composer's Clarinet Quintet, Op. 115, anchors the Wednesday concert while his Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 99, closes the Friday event. The latter was composed when he was contemplating retirement, and the ...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 06:43

The Age

Beethoven's Eroica review: MSO shines ahead of China tour
The Age
Under Sir Andrew Davis, the MSO will support Moye Chen in the Liszt Piano Concerto No. 1 as well as offering Beethoven's Eroica Symphony No.3. Both works featured on this pre-tour demonstration, but Thursday night opened with a remarkable score by the ...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 00:04

Traverse City Record Eagle

City Opera House changes programming, unveils Performing Arts series
Traverse City Record Eagle
The season begins early with the June 10 Brandenburg Festival featuring all six of J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos performed by local, regional and nationally known musicians. It runs through May 18, 2019. Dockter said the Opera House changed its ...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 10:05

The Daily Courier

Maria Valdes joins Phoenix Symphony
The Daily Courier
Also set for the concert are performances of Johannes Brahms' “A German Requiem” and Franz Schubert's “Unfinished Symphony,” according to a news release from Sue Bray, member of the Yavapai Symphony Association Board of Directors. Brahms wrote ...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 09:01

«De Mozart à Django : Hélène Walter, Samuel Strouk, Mathias Lévy, Olivier Lorang»
DNA - Dernières Nouvelles d'Alsace
Le programme, dévoilé au cours de la soirée pour laisser la place à la surprise, se déclinera autour des œuvres de WA. Mozart, GF. Haendel, Edith Piaf, Jacques Brel, Thelonius Monk, Arthur Hamilton, Django Reinhardt et Samuel Strouk. La magie opèrera ...

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 05:35

Allentown Morning Call

Lehigh Valley Arts highlights for the week: Baum School Art Auction; SOTA house; Bethlehm Bach Festival
Allentown Morning Call
“Bach at 8” at Packer Memorial Church at Lehigh University on Friday features Cantata 21, one of the top 10 Cantatas the choir loves to sing. Wu follows with a transcription for marimba of J.S. Bach's Third Cello Suite in C Major. The concert closes ...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 23:12

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