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Ziua de Cluj

Un norvegian cântă la pian Mozart şi Beethoven. Dintr-un CAMION, pe străzile Clujului
Ziua de Cluj
Invitatul special de anul acesta al festivalului Cluj Symphony Experience, Aksel Kolstad, a descoperit Clujul și oamenii într-un show unic. Preţ de 3 ore, însoțit de câțiva spectatori, performerul a susţinut un recital de pian, ce a inclus lucrări de ...

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 04:21

THISDAY Newspapers

The Return of MUSON Festival
THISDAY Newspapers
Prior this party, fans of classical music would be thrilled by the two-act 18th century opera by W.A. Mozart featuring the MUSON Opera Department led by Joseph Oparamunuike on October 19 and 21. The next evening, a concert titled, “Quand L'est ...

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 20:54
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 15:19

WRTI

Watch and Listen: Pianist Xun Pan and Violinist Simon Maurer Play Beethoven Live on WRTI
WRTI
To celebrate the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth, beginning this fall, Dr. Pan will perform the composer's 32 piano sonatas, 10 piano/violin sonatas, and 8 piano/cello work. Violinist Simon Maurer is the founder and artistic director of Sunday ...

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 11:35

Cyprus Mail

Young musicians join an old master on stage
Cyprus Mail
The Il Grande Concerto will open the new artistic season for the CyYSO with romantic masterpieces by Johannes Brahms, Sergei Rachmaninov and Ludwig van Beethoven, under the direction of its Artistic Director and Conductor Yiorgos Kountouris.

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 03:26

Billboard

Classical Pianist Glenn Gould Is the Next Artist Prepping for Posthumous Hologram Tour
Billboard
He is celebrated for his irreverent playing style and interpretations of works by J.S. Bach, Brahms, Beethoven and others. Among his accolades are four Grammy Awards and a posthumous Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2013, the RIAA Lifetime ...

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Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 17:46

Hometown News (press release) (blog)

Orchestra to kick off season with 'September Harvest'
Hometown News (press release) (blog)
BREVARD COUNTY – The Melbourne Community Orchestra will present an abundant lineup of songs representing locations around the world when it kicks off its 2018-19 concert series this month. The orchestra's first program of the season, “September ...

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 13:14

Lewiston Sun Journal

George Sebastian Lopez to debut piano series at Franco Center
Lewiston Sun Journal
LEWISTON — Concert artist and teacher George Sebastian Lopez will open the 2018-2019 Piano Series season at the Gendron Franco Center at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28. The program will feature works by Clara and Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms.

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 10:37

MIT News

New recording blends old Europe and contemporary Cambridge
MIT News
His latest album, released today by the Steinway and Sons label, features four pieces, including a Beethoven piano concerto for which composer John Harbison, Institute Professor at MIT, wrote new cadenzas, or extended solo parts for the piano.

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 00:07

WBIR.com

10 About Town: September 20 - 23
WBIR.com
The play is performed by 21 talented young actors. Tickets are $10-$12. The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra opens its 83rd season with Johannes Brahms and Sergei Rachmaninoff. The symphony is performing Thursday and Friday night at the Tennessee ...

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 17:22

Corvallis Gazette Times

McCabe Sisters return to Corvallis
Corvallis Gazette Times
Their two-piano performance Sunday offers a variety of opportunities for the sisters to show off that intuitive sense. It opens with what Rachelle called "one of the pillars of the repertoire for two pianos," Johannes Brahms' "Variations on a Theme of ...

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 12:00

Deutsche Welle

'Beethoven would be making electronic music today'
Deutsche Welle
DW: Rakesch Chaurasia and Bernhard Schimpelsberger, you composed together a piece of music commissioned by DW for the Beethovenfest Bonn 2018. It's titled "Kismet," which means "Fate." This is the first time that DW has commissioned two artists to ...

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 08:52

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