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Thursday: Michael Maccaferri & Willy Street Chamber Players
Wortfm
At 7:26 Thursday morning clarinetist Michael Maccaferri joins Madison's Willy Street Chamber Players in a performance of Osvaldo Golijov's 1994 work “The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind”, recorded by WORT last July 28 at Immanuel Lutheran Church ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 09:22

Fine Books & Collections Magazine

Bonhams NY Books and Manuscripts Auction Led by Beethoven Leaf and Newton Notes
Fine Books & Collections Magazine
One of the sale's highlights is a Beethoven sketch-leaf from part of his Scottish Song, Sunset, Op 108, written for voice, violin, violoncello, and piano, and set to Walter Scott's poem, The Sun upon the Weirdlaw Hill (estimate: $80,000-120,000 ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 08:19

South Bend Tribune

Bach and Beethoven Ensemble performs
South Bend Tribune
GOSHEN — The Bach and Beethoven Ensemble performs at 4 p.m. Sunday at Goshen College's Music Center. Founded in 2009, The Bach & Beethoven Ensemble is a Chicago-based ensemble that brings artists from different traditions together to collaborate on ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 06:15

Bach Choir Of Bethlehem Performs For First Time On State Theatre Stage
Broadway World
John Rutter's joyful Gloria, composed 20 years later, contains fanfares aplenty and a rhapsodically lyrical middle movement. Lauridsen's setting of the Robert Graves poetry charts the wayward romantic fortunes of the poet in a stunningly evocative ...

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 19:58

Pianist Hugh Keelan, violinist Gudrun Weeks to perform
Commons
Classical by Intention: Bach, Stravinsky and Fauré will feature Hugh Keelan on piano and Gudrun Weeks on violin. The program includes the Duo Concertant by Igor Stravinsky, J.S. Bach's Concerto nach Italienischen Gusto ('Italian' Concerto) and Sonata ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 09:21

RTE.ie

State wins appeal over Moore Street battlefield site
RTE.ie
The Minister had argued it was adequate to protect only this terrace where it is intended to establish a 1916 Rising Commemorative Centre. Chartered Land, since replaced by DCLP, was subsequently joined as a notice party. Today, Mr Justice Gerard Hogan ...

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 07:19

Hartford Courant

Ralph T. Mattson
Hartford Courant
Central to the many joys of his life were his deep faith, his family, friends, teaching, and J. S. Bach. He leaves behind his wife of 59 years, Carolyn, four children and grandchildren, all whom he dearly loved: daughter Karyn Bigham and her husband ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 05:02

Cantata Singers Perform Beethoven's 'Missa Solemni'
Broadway World
Cantata Singers' continues its 54th season with Ludwig van Beethoven's choral masterpiece Missa solemnis. The performance will be held Friday, March 16 at 8pm at NEC's Jordan Hall. Considered by Beethoven himself to be "the greatest work which I have ...

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 17:55

Sault Ste. Marie Evening News

Music at Central concert series to feature Stephen Mallinger on Sunday
Sault Ste. Marie Evening News
The Music at Central series continues on Sunday, Feb. 18, with pianist organist Stephen Mallinger as the featured performer. The concert is at 3 p.m. with admission by donation at the door. Mallinger appeared on the concert series two years ago playing ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 09:18

Buffalo News

Roll over, Beethoven: Slee quartet cycle resumes
Buffalo News
Unique in the world, the University at Buffalo's Slee Beethoven Quartet Cycle has been rolling since 1955. That was when Alice Slee -- following the wishes her husband, Frederick, set down in his will -- gave a bequest that would fund annual ...
A Total Beethoven Immersion by Jan JezioroArtvoice

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 07:00

HeraldScotland

ARTS NEWS: Piano concerts in Glasgow, Dalziel + Scullion to be John Muir artists
HeraldScotland
J S Bach's 'The Well-Tempered Clavier' and Shostakovich's 24 Preludes and Fugues will be performed side-by-side in the series taking place at Glasgow's City Halls from 21 March. The first part of each concert will be devoted to Bach, the second to ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 00:22

Cantata Singers Perform Beethoven's 'Missa Solemni'
Broadway World
Cantata Singers' continues its 54th season with Ludwig van Beethoven's choral masterpiece Missa solemnis. The performance will be held Friday, March 16 at 8pm at NEC's Jordan Hall.

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 17:55

The Advocate

LPO brings 'Beethoven Meets the Wild West'' to Slidell
The Advocate
As classically trained musicians, Timothy Muffitt and Daniel Lelchuk certainly qualify as highbrow. But as pop culture mavens, Muffitt and Lelchuk, respectively the guest conductor and assistant principal cellist of the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 09:09

Miro Magloire Presents His New Chamber Ballet in Two World Premieres
Broadway World
Miro Magloire presents his New Chamber Ballet in two world premieres, one to music by J.S. Bach and the second to music by Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho, created in collaboration with the Ekmeles vocal ensemble, February 16 & 17 at 8 PM in City ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 06:28

The Rider News

Festival to highlight student research, honor late professor
The Rider News
16, the festival will feature presentations from students concentrating on works composed by Johannes Brahms and Robert and Clara Schumann, a performance of Schumann's renowned “Frauenliebe und Leben” in tandem with a presentation entitled “The ...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 00:05

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Assads And Avital Astonish
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
The wide-ranging program opened with J.S. Bach and Joseph Haydn—selections from Bach's Sonata in E Major for Violin and Keyboard BWV 1016 and the complete Haydn Sonata No. 50 for Piano in D Major, Hob. XVI:37. They were both, as were many of the other ...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 16:53

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