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Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph (press release)

The story behind Rue Beethoven
Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph (press release)
The story behind Rue Beethoven. By Bill Cox. Published: September 5, 2018. Tags: Community · September 5 2018 Edition · Street Views. 9518_rue beethoven1.jpg. Photo: Wikimedia Commons - Public Domain. This portrait of Ludwig van Beethoven ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 17:12

The Rapidian

Blast of Beethoven kicks off Grand Rapids Symphony's exciting 2018-19 season
The Rapidian
As Colin Firth, who portrays King George, addresses the British people throughout the world, the gravitas of the moment is supplied by music from Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 in the film that won the Oscar for Best Picture. The Grand Rapids Symphony ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 15:34

South Platte Sentinel

First Friday kicks off with Sterling String Quartet
South Platte Sentinel
The program includes several string standards, including “Eine Kleine Nachtmusik” by Mozart, J. J. Mouret's “Rondeau (Masterpiece Theme),” selections from Handel's “Water Music,” “Sheep May Safely Graze” by J. S. Bach and music of César Franck and ...

Google News
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 12:22

YouTube's Content-ID Flags Music Prof's Public Domain Beethoven and Wagner Uploads (Updated)
TorrentFreak
After German music professor Dr. Ulrich Kaiser had one of his educational videos flagged, he ran a test which shows that public domain performances of Beethoven, Wagner, and other long deceased composers, are not safe from YouTube's upload filters.

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 02:49

The Straits Times

Love conveyed with drama and playfulness
The Straits Times
... Zemlinsky's recently discovered Die Seejungfrau (The Mermaid) was a masterful stroke. Young German pianist Martin Helmchen, who made his successful SSO debut just last year, joined Graf in Johannes Brahms' Second Piano Concerto, with outstanding ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 17:12

Casper Star-Tribune Online

Short season, near-endless entertainment: The Star-Tribune's fall arts and entertainment guide
Casper Star-Tribune Online
The concert features music by Richard Wagner, Johannes Brahms and Carmen as well as soprano soloist Alexandra Smither in Wagner's passionate "Wesendonck Lieder." Where: John F. Welsh Auditorium, 930 S. Elm St., Casper; When: 7:30 p.m., Sept.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 15:22

Music of Four Centuries: Classical Guitarist Peter Fletcher at Watauga County Public Library
High Country Press
1 by J. S. Bach, Paganini's ever popular Caprice No. 24, the fiendishly difficult Five Bagatelles by British composer William Walton, and Recuerdos de la Alhambra, a great favorite among audiences, by Spanish composer Francisco Tarrega. Peter will ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 11:07

SDE Entertainment News

Njugush gifts wife phone worth Sh85, 000
SDE Entertainment News
“I was so broke that on her birthdays I used to kill my family members bana 'babe nimepigiwa simu kuna uncle wa cousin ya aunt ya cucu wa beste ya mwalimu wangu wa nursery amepass…….. Exams' lol nisiitishwe treat aki. But she understood, the heart ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 02:34

The Rapidian

Blast of Beethoven kicks off Grand Rapids Symphony's exciting 2018-19 season
The Rapidian
As Colin Firth, who portrays King George, addresses the British people throughout the world, the gravitas of the moment is supplied by music from Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 in the film that won the Oscar for Best Picture. The Grand Rapids Symphony ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 15:34

Chicago Sun-Times

Collaborative Works Festival showcases the mighty force of art songs
Chicago Sun-Times
6: Johannes Brahms' “Die schöne Magelone.” This concert-length work is the famed 19th-century composer's only narrative song cycle, and it is often overshadowed by similar works by Schubert and Robert Schumann. “It's just beautiful music,” Phan said, ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 15:02

Politico

The POLITICO 50 Reading List
Politico
... Silicon Valley, and the New World Order, by Kai-Fu Lee —Mark Warner; History of Political Philosophy, edited by Leo Strauss and Joseph Cropsey, Johannes Brahms: A Biography, by Jan Swafford, and Summerland, by Hannu Rajaniemi —Ben Shapiro ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 05:56

Torrington Register Citizen

'Beethoven Unvarnished' coming to library
Torrington Register Citizen
WASHINGTON — Dr. Vincent P. de Luise, Cultural Ambassador for the Waterbury Symphony Orchestra, and frequent lecturer on the humanities, presents a musically enhanced visual presentation entitled, Beethoven Unvarnished. This program is Thursday, ...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 00:08

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