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Wicked Local Salem

Craft Ensemble premieres Gabriel Yared compositions
Wicked Local Salem
Join Salem Classical for a world and American premiere at Old Town Hall with the esteemed Craft Ensemble. This concert features the American Premiere of Sextet No.1 by Oscar-winning composer Gabriel Yared ("The English Patient," "The Talented Mr.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 18:33

ArtsATL

Review: The Atlanta Opera closes its season with a lovely garden party for “The Secret Gardener”
ArtsATL
On Friday's sunny afternoon, at the Atlanta Botanical Garden, the Atlanta Opera, in collaboration with New York City's On Site Opera, presented an outdoor performance of W.A. Mozart's youthful opera, La finta giardiniera (“The Fake Gardener“) in a ...

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 14:57

Lenox: Beethoven concert at Ozawa Hall
Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
Lenox: Beethoven concert at Ozawa Hall. Posted Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:51 pm. Berkshire Lyric will present "Beethoven: Power, Passion & Beauty" at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 28, at Tanglewood's Seiji Ozawa Hall. The concert will feature Beethoven's Mass in ...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 12:57

Classical Music: Beethoven at Severance Hall, Persian music in Kent, 'Downtown Classics' in Canton
Akron Beacon Journal
Cleveland Orchestra — 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. Franz Welser-Möst conducting, with Murray Perahia, piano. Ludwig van Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4, Arnold Schoenberg's ...

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 18:01
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 18:31

Piano students excel at competitions
Muskogee Daily Phoenix
As a performer, he has performed all 32 donatas of Beethoven and all 48 preludes and fugues of J.S. Bach. Receiving local membership for playing three pieces: David Harlin and Preston Sorg. Earning district membership for playing four to six pieces: ...

Google News
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 14:26

Veronika Eberle Plays Schumann's Long Forgotten Violin Concerto
Berkeley Daily Planet
When Schumann died, Joachim, Clara Schumann and Johannes Brahms all seem to have concurred that the Violin Concerto was not up to Schumann's earlier standards, so Joachim donated the score to the Prussian State Library in Berlin on condition that it ...

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 09:56

The Mercury News

Bringing the humanity and greatness of Beethoven to life again
The Mercury News
Felder's new show, “Hershey Felder, Beethoven” (a rewrite of an earlier show he wrote and performed) has already been extended for an extra week at TheatreWorks, due to demand for tickets, and will run June 7 through July 9. Which is to say, get your ...

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 17:24

Chicago Tribune

Echoes of old music haunt the present in season finale of MusicNOW
Chicago Tribune
Zivkovic calls his piece an "instrumental cantata," based not so much on actual music by J.S. Bach as the emotions his music evokes in the listener. A violin concerto in all but name, "In Silence" uses actual quotations from Biber's strange and ...

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 15:33

ArtsATL

Review: The Atlanta Opera closes its season with a lovely garden party for “The Secret Gardner”
ArtsATL
On Friday's sunny afternoon, at the Atlanta Botanical Garden, the Atlanta Opera, in collaboration with New York City's On Site Opera, presented an outdoor performance of W.A. Mozart's youthful opera, La finta giardiniera (“The Fake Gardener“) in a ...

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 14:11

WMOT

Franz Liszt - Part 2
WMOT
And even Johannes Brahms, whose own style of piano playing was apparently the polar opposite of Liszt's, was once heard to say, “Whoever has not heard Liszt cannot even speak of piano playing.” This has been A Minute with Miles – a production of South ...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 07:13

Misiones OnLine

Destacada actuación de la Orquesta de Cámara y Coro del Parque del Conocimiento interpretando obras de WA Mozart
Misiones OnLine
Privilegiados ejecutantes de la música de W.A. Mozart, los integrantes del Coro y la Orquesta de Cámara del Parque del Conocimiento demuestran sobradamente con sus dotes que donde hay armonía con el mundo está Mozart, con su torrente sonoro que ...

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 15:33

National Post

The important lessons: From Stephen Colbert to Beethoven, bugs are well-branded
National Post
This week's non-fiction book of the week is Eat the Beetles!: An Exploration into Our Conflicted Relationship with Insects, by David Waltner-Toews. Lesson #1: Entomology etymology. Insects make up approximately 80 per cent of all described living ...

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 15:12

Lenox: Beethoven concert at Ozawa Hall
Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
Lenox: Beethoven concert at Ozawa Hall. Posted Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:51 pm. Berkshire Lyric will present "Beethoven: Power, Passion & Beauty" at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 28, at Tanglewood's Seiji Ozawa Hall. The concert will feature Beethoven's Mass in ...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 12:57

A rising-star conductor, a world-class cellist
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
It was a hit when it premiered in Rome in the same year he wrote Adagio for Strings. The concerts will open with Johannes Brahms' intoxicating Tragic Overture. Brahms, a close friend of Schumann, wrote the overture while he was being lauded throughout ...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 00:24

Cape Cod Today

Historic South Dennis Church to Celebrate 200th Anniversary
Cape Cod Today
It will feature music by Handel, Vivaldi, and J. S. Bach; works written by Schubert and Samuel Wesley in the very year of the church's founding; and more contemporary choral compositions by Vaughan Williams, Britten, Lauridsen, and Ola Gjeilo.

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 15:15

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