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Friday, November 10, 2017 - 18:44

Early start heralds fall concert opening
Record Bee
As is traditional the Lake County Youth Orchestra, under the direction of Sue Condit, will open the program with the first and second movements of the Brandenburg Concerto by J.S. Bach. This well-known piece was one of six composed by Bach in 1721 and ...

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 14:22
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 13:18

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BachFest celebrates musical masterpieces
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
The two groups are working together for BachFest Sarasota, four days of concerts, talks and luncheon programs celebrating the music of J.S. Bach and others. The series is presented by Artists Series, but the Choral Artists will be featured in two ...

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 09:16

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Week's best classical: Beethoven, Bach, Mozart's first opera
Minneapolis Star Tribune
St. Paul's Artaria String Quartet continues its Basically Beethoven series exploring the composer's string quartets. The concert pairs Beethoven's Third “Razumovsky” Quartet with the last of Haydn's 67 completed string quartets. (3 p.m. Sun., 7:30 p.m ...

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Friday, November 10, 2017 - 15:49
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 14:06

Allentown Morning Call

Meet the Goldbergs, as dancers perform to Bach work in Easton
Allentown Morning Call
There is something about the music of J.S. Bach that just begs one to dance. Whether it's the pull of Bach's life-affirming counterpoint, or that so much of his music is pervaded by dance rhythms, just listening to its complex ebb and flow evokes the ...

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 11:33

Vermont Public Radio

Art Hounds: Ralphie On Stage, A Woodwind Trio And Northern Flyer
Vermont Public Radio
11 at 7:30 p.m., at The Unitarian Church in Montpelier: The Music of J.S. Bach, presented by Capital City Concerts, with musicians performing Bach arias and chamber music, suggested by Peter Thoms of Montpelier. Sunday, Nov. 12 at 4 p.m., at The UCW ...

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Friday, November 10, 2017 - 08:47

Wellesley High School fall orchestra concert is Nov. 16
Wicked Local Wellesley
WHS Sinfonia will perform Antonio Vivaldi's “Allegro in G from Concerto for Two Guitars” (arranged for string orchestra by Steven Frankenpohl), Norman Dello Joyo's “Air for Strings,” Johannes Brahms' “Allegro Giocoso: Movt. 3 from Symphony No.

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 15:31

Arts & Entertainment
Noozhawk
... piano), Dvorák maintains his presence on modern concert programs chiefly with his chamber music, and particularly his string quartets, which far surpass, in melodiousness and romantic pleasure if not construction, those of his hero, Johannes Brahms.

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 13:33

Butler County Times Gazette

Vanhauwaert performs in first Kansas visit
Butler County Times Gazette
Ludwig van Beethoven, Frederic Chopin, Richard Wagner, Hector Berlioz, Peter Tchaikovsky, Franz Schubert, Johannes Brahms and Richard Strauss. Strong, beautiful melodies highlight many of these composers' works, a hallmark of the period.

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 11:04

Longmont, Boulder concerts kick off Cantabile Singers season ...
Longmont Times-Call
Cantabile Singers' season-opening concerts revolve around a theme that derives from their venues -- the Stewart Auditorium in the Longmont Museum and the ...

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Friday, November 10, 2017 - 03:09

Early start heralds fall concert opening
Record Bee
As is traditional the Lake County Youth Orchestra, under the direction of Sue Condit, will open the program with the first and second movements of the Brandenburg Concerto by J.S. Bach. This well-known piece was one of six composed by Bach in 1721 and ...

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Friday, November 10, 2017 - 14:22

Concert review: Nikita Mndoyants with Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Greensboro News & Record (blog)
The evening opened with an arrangement of the famous "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring" by J.S. Bach (1685-1750). The familiar lilting piece featured fine string playing with the chorale proper given over to the tight brass ensemble. The entire program was ...

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Friday, November 10, 2017 - 13:30

Knoxville News Sentinel

Knoxville Symphony guest conductor feels right at home with Beethoven
Knoxville News Sentinel
“The Beethoven Violin Concerto is one of my favorites, if not my favorite, piece of music in the entire repertoire, honestly,” Gersen says. “I actually used to fall asleep to it when I was 3 years old. It's been one of my favorite pieces ever since ...

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Friday, November 10, 2017 - 10:00

Longmont, Boulder concerts kick off Cantabile Singers season
Boulder Daily Camera
A selection from the "Neue Liebeslieder" ("New Love Song") Waltzes by Johannes Brahms — written for vocal quartet with piano duet accompaniment — anchors the program. "There's a lot of overblown imagery in the verses Brahms set here," Stone said.

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 03:09

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