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The Berkshires Calendar for May 20
Berkshire Eagle
Berkshire Concert Choir: "Ein deutsches Requiem" by Johannes Brahms, directed by Paula Nuss, $20, $15 students & seniors, 12 and under free, 4 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 55 Fenn St., Pittsfield. Dottie's Coffee Lounge: Domingo Brunch with ...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 15:57

Philly.com

Yannick and Grimaud connect like soul mates in Beethoven's 'Piano Concerto No. 4'
Philly.com
Truly intuitive musical partnerships are rare, at least on the level enjoyed by guest pianist Hélène Grimaud and Philadelphia Orchestra music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin in their performance of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 on Thursday at the ...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 15:46

WRTI

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia on WRTI 90.1: Baroque and More! May 20th at 5 PM
WRTI
Works by J.S. Bach, Gabriel Fauré, Jean-Philippe Rameau, and Johann Nepomuk Hummel are on the program for the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia's broadcast on WRTI 90.1, Sunday, May 20th from 5 to 6 pm. WRTI's Jack Moore is your host for this ...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 15:09

KENS5.com

Meet the Beethoven Kinderchor!
KENS5.com
This choir group is nothing like you've heard before – Meet Manuel Rodriguez and the Kinderchor kiddos TONIGHT as they sing to the German tune! Beethoven Kinderchor. Maifest Tricentennial Event. 422 Pereida St. Tonight, 5 P.M. - 12 A.M..

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Friday, May 18, 2018 - 13:43

JD Supra (press release)

Bach's Legacy and How an Outside General Counsel Can Help Your Business Sustainability
JD Supra (press release)
There was nothing remarkable about J.S Bach's career. Like most of his family members, Bach lived most of his life within a 50-mile radius in central Germany. He was a sought-after and respected organist and spent much of his career as the chief ...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 15:53

The Berkshires Calendar for May 19
Berkshire Eagle
Berkshire Concert Choir: "Ein deutsches Requiem" by Johannes Brahms, directed by Paula Nuss, $20, $15 students & seniors, 12 and under free, 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 55 Fenn St., Pittsfield. Firefly Gastropub: Misty Blues Band, 8 to 11 ...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 15:33

Cleveland Scene

Surviving Five Glorious Nights of Beethoven Symphonies, with the Cleveland Orchestra
Cleveland Scene
To be sure, the Cleveland Orchestra's Prometheus Project — playing all nine Beethoven symphonies over a two weekend stretch — is an over-the-top attention-grabbing stunt. It's the equivalent of performance clickbait or, as music director Franz Welser ...
Cleveland Orchestra saves best for last in 'Prometheus Project' finalecleveland.com (blog)

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Friday, May 18, 2018 - 15:03

grbj.com

Grand Rapids Symphony presenting 'Beethoven's Ninth'
grbj.com
The 2017-2018 season of the Grand Rapids Symphony is ending with a bang. The symphony will present “Beethoven's Ninth” today and tomorrow at 8 p.m. at DeVos Performance Hall. The concert will also feature two contemporary pieces inspired by ...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 13:30

JD Supra (press release)

Bach's Legacy and How an Outside General Counsel Can Help Your Business Sustainability
JD Supra (press release)
There was nothing remarkable about J.S Bach's career. Like most of his family members, Bach lived most of his life within a 50-mile radius in central Germany. He was a sought-after and respected organist and spent much of his career as the chief ...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 15:53

The Classical Review

Kissin returns to DC with ferocity in Beethoven, poetry in Rachmaninoff
The Classical Review
Kissin opened with a colossal bang in Beethoven's Sonata No. 29. Now 46 years old, the pianist is hopefully building toward a complete cycle of Beethoven's piano sonatas. Wednesday night's visceral, anguished rendition of the infamous “Hammerklavier” ...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 15:10

Stereophile Magazine

Recording of June 2018: After Bach
Stereophile Magazine
That American jazz pianist Brad Mehldau has made a recording of J.S. Bach's music should come as no great surprise to anyone who's followed his extraordinarily varied career. In many ways, it seems a natural progression. Having become one of the most ...
Brad Mehldau Trio's New Album, "Seymour Reads the Constitution!," Out NowNonesuch Records

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Friday, May 18, 2018 - 14:11

cleveland.com (blog)

Cleveland Orchestra saves best for last in 'Prometheus Project' finale
cleveland.com (blog)
In pairing Beethoven's Grosse Fuge with his beloved "Choral" Symphony No. 9, the season finale Thursday night at Severance Hall managed not only to thrill but also to encapsulate in one evening the spirit of the entire festival. Where all the earlier ...

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 12:08

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