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Time Out

'Vivaldi: The Four Seasons by Candlelight' at Southwark Cathedral
Time Out
The ensemble will also play two other musical works: J.S. Bach's 'Brandenburg No. 3', and Antonín Dvořák's 'Serenade for Strings'. With our special offer, tickets start at just £16 – and they include a concert programme and CD. Whether you're a ...

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 19:24

MSO concertmaster succeeds her father, decades later
Muncie Star Press
The evening will feature "Concerto for Violin and Oboe, BWV 1060" (J. S. Bach), with Noelle Tretick Gosling on violin and Lisa Kozenko on oboe. Other pieces on the program include "Short Ride in a Fast Machine" (John Adams), "Compromise!

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 18:07

Vangeline Theater to Bring BUTOH BEETHOVEN: ECLIPSE to TNC
Broadway World
New York Butoh dancer Vangeline conjures the ghosts of two passionate giants - Tatsumi Hijikata, founder of Butoh, and composer Ludwig van Beethoven in this hypnotic, electrifying and award-winning solo performance. 80 minutes with a 10 minute ...

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 14:04

BLOUIN ARTINFO

Beethoven marathon at University of Hong Kong
BLOUIN ARTINFO
University of Hong Kong is hosting a Beethoven Marathon by the Russian pianist Konstantin Lifschitz who will be playing all 32 of Beethoven's piano sonatas over six nights (and two matinees), in the first of the 2017-18 season of Spotlight Encounters.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 09:54

Steamboat Pilot & Today

Ballet, Broadway, Beethoven: Steamboat Symphony Orchestra opens 2017 season with a few surprises
Steamboat Pilot & Today
After the intermission, the orchestra will present Beethoven's "Egmont Overture," which celebrates the victory of freedom over tyranny, followed by Bernstein's "West Side Story," the classic story of love transcending hate. The concert will conclude ...

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Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper

Crowds Marvel Over Distinctive Modern-Dance Troupes
Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper
The company performed “Esplanade,” set to music by J.S Bach and “Arden Court,” set to music by 18th century British composer William Boyce. In their own way, both pieces vacillated between the courtly and the carefree, suggesting that the art of dance ...

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:35

L.A. Weekly

19 Best Things to Do in LA This Week
L.A. Weekly
... pianist Yefim Bronfman matches wits and trades intense clusters of notes with the daring and ever-provocative Chinese keyboard stylist Yuja Wang as they put their heads and hands together for W.A. Mozart's Double Piano Concerto in E-flat major, K. 365.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 09:32

Chicago Tonight | WTTW

Anne-Sophie Mutter, Grammy-Winning Violinist, Returns to Chicago
Chicago Tonight | WTTW
... rest when playing, allowing the instrument to rest directly on her skin (and she almost always wears a strapless Dior gown to accommodate this). Video: Anne-Sophie Mutter performs “Sarabande” from Violin Partita No. 2 by J.S. Bach in the WTTW studio.

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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 18:57

Free concert begins the 102nd season of The Musical Club of Westfield
NJ.com
Next on the program will be pianist Helen Ryba who will play two selections composed by J.S. Bach, Chaconne in d minor and the Choral Prelude in f minor. Both pieces were edited by Ferruccio Busoni who dedicated 30 years of his career to transcribing ...

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 14:48

Charlotte Observer

At the Symphony: 'The most important piece of music ever written'
Charlotte Observer
But Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, which premiered in May 1824, changed music forever. It's no less meaningful today than it was at its premiere: It sings of hope after struggle, of mankind's ability to rise above pain, of the value of universal ...
On Stage With Donna Walker: Here's what will make Greenville Symphony's new season specialGreenville News
Louisville Orchestra gears up for an innovative 80th seasonInsider Louisville

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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 11:38

GSO opens season with Beethoven tribute, return of soloist Dmitri Levkovich
Greenville Journal
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on hand colored engraving from 1845. German composer and pianist. One of the smost acclaimed and influential composers of all time. Engraved by W.Holl after a painting by Kloeber and published by W.Mackenzie.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 09:10

MSO concertmaster succeeds her father, decades later
Muncie Star Press
2 in D Major, Op. 73" (Johannes Brahms). Single-performance and season tickets are available online at munciesymphony.org, or call the MSO office, 765-285-5531, for season tickets, or the Emens Box Office, 765-285-1539, for single tickets. Youth ...

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 18:07

5 things to do this week in Westford
Westford Eagle
This show will be dedicated to composers W.A. Mozart and Felix Mendelssohn. Despite living 50 years apart in different musical eras, these composers many similarities in their early lives. Both were child prodigies, both were taught piano by a parent ...

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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 14:11

What's Up in Lansing: Harmonius Blacksmith
City Pulse
The Michigan State College of Music will honor the 250th anniversary of Georg Phillip Telemann's death on Thursday evening at Fairchild Theatre. As a part of the Taylor Johnston Early Music Series, the program will showcase two quartets that Telemann ...

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 10:47

Syracuse.com

Finger Lakes Trio kicks off Civic Morning Musicals season on Sunday, Sept. 24
Syracuse.com
1, Op. 8 (revised 1889) by Johannes Brahms; the String Trio in G Minor by Clara Schumann; and Le Grand Tango by Astor Piazzolla. "Affairs of the Heart" as their concert title refers both to the greatest composer of the steamy romantic tango, Piazzolla ...

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 09:02

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