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Daily Herald

3 local concerts to honor Provo, Europe, US history
Daily Herald
'A Musical Tour Through Europe'. The Timpanogos Symphony Orchestra will perform Ottorino Respighi's “Pines of Rome” and other symphonic favorites by European composers including Johannes Brahms, Maurice Ravel, Georges Bizet and Edvard Grieg in two ...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 20:31

“Meditation through Music” May 11 in Portland
Bangor Daily News
Ben Noyes will join the Chorale for this program and will play J.S. Bach's Cello Suite #4, Sarabande. Concerts take place Friday, May 11, at 6 p.m. in conjunction with the Jewish Community Alliance at 1342 Congress St. in Portland, and Saturday, May 12 ...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 17:03

Bowdoin (press release) (blog)

Academic Awards, Karofsky Teaching Prize, Awarded on 2018 Honors Day
Bowdoin (press release) (blog)
The evening's musical interlude was Concerto for Violin and Cello, Op. 102 (“Double Concerto”) by Johannes Brahms. It was performed by August Posch '18 on cello and Hanna Renedo '18 on violin, who were joined by Beckwith Artist-in-Residence George ...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 11:20

The Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra will present a 'Bach Family Festival'
Petoskey News-Review
Music director Dr. Libor Ondras will conduct the orchestra and soloists in a program which includes J.S. Bach's orchestral "Suite No 2 BWV 1068; Concerto for Oboe, Violin and Orchestra" by J.S. Bach; "Concerto for Viola and Orchestra" by Johann ...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 09:26
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 18:20


Pianist Kirill Gerstein brings fire and fury to the stage [sponsored]
The SF Symphony is teaming with renowned Russian-American pianist Kirill Gerstein to bring another transformational program to Davies Symphony Hall. Lauded for his masterful technique and musical curiosity, Gerstein is set to perform Johannes Brahms' ...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 16:52

The News Tribune

Nearly two-dozen things to do this weekend and next in and around Tacoma
The News Tribune
Plays music of J.S. Bach, Juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, Nicolaus Bruhns, Jean-Jacques Grunenwald and George Shearing. 12:10 p.m. May 18. Christ Episcopal Church Tacoma, 310 N. K St., Tacoma. Donation. 253-383-1569, May 18-June ...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 11:01

Classic FM

The best classical music for mornings
Classic FM
... the simplicity and logic of Bach might be for you. This simple variation consists mostly of the interplay between two distinct lines, which meander pleasingly around through harmony and dissonance with the perfect balance which is the hallmark of J ...

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Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 09:22

Albany Times Union

Capital Region Wind Ensemble to play at SCCC May 20
Albany Times Union
11: The Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir and the Tallinn Chamber Orchestra will join together for a concert of instrumental and sacred choral works by J.S. Bach and Part. Feb. 2, 2019: The Pinchas Zukerman Trio will perform music by Beethoven, ...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 17:07

PREVIEW: ACRONYM Baroque String Band at Close Encounters with Music
Great Barrington — When Close Encounters With Music brought the ACRONYM Baroque string band to the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in March of 2016, the program focused mainly on J. S. Bach's sons, and — ask anyone who was there — the group's ...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 16:32


Orchestre National Philharmonique de Russie - Soirée Kantcheli / Mozart / Tchaïkovski / Chopin
Orchestre National Philharmonique de Russie. / Direction: Vladimir Spivakov, piano: Seong-Jin Cho, vibraphone: Dmitry Barkov, violoncelle: Petr Gladysh. / Programme: G. Kantcheli: Silent Prayer / W.A. Mozart: Concerto n°20, en ré mineur, K466 / P.I. ...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 09:48

Boing Boing

Beethoven, but EPIC
Boing Boing
Sure, "Moonlight Sonata" is one of the loveliest songs for a reflective and pensive moment, but what if it were covered in a FREAKIN' EPIC arrangement? Even Beethoven would have been able to hear the EPICness. Not EPIC enough? Perhaps Tchaikovsky ...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 08:59