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Forbes

A Second City worth a Second Look: Hamburg
Forbes
The birthplace of C.P.E. Bach and Johannes Brahms, it's now home to a thriving contemporary music scene. The four-day Reeperbahn festival is one of the largest rock festivals in Europe, and the neighborhood—once a no-go red light district—is lively ...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 09:04

Jazz Fest 2018, Day 5: Daniel reviews Béla Fleck & The Flecktones, House of Waters, and Partikel
Rochester City Newspaper (blog)
You won't hear anyone else like New York City's House of Waters at this year's Jazz Festival. Singularly hypnotic, the trio features the hammered dulcimer playing of Max ZT, who takes what is primarily known here in America as an Appalachian folk ...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 01:45

Broadway World

Ocean Grove Hosts Summer Organ Recital Series
Broadway World
He has won the John Cerevalo Prize for "Excellence in the performance of the music of J. S. Bach," and has been a prizewinner in the national improvisation competition of the American Guild of Organists. He has also collaborated with numerous ...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 21:16

Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival Presents The Piano Bash
Broadway World
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756 - 1791). Sonata in D Major for Two Pianos, K. 448. Allegro con spirito. Andante. Molto allegro. JOHANNES BRAHMS (1833 - 1897). Variations on a Theme by Haydn for Two Pianos ("St. Anthony Variations"), Opus 56b.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 12:21

Seattle Weekly

Seattle Summer Free Events Guide | Seattle Weekly
Seattle Weekly
Seafair Summer Fourth It may be a bit of a nightmare trying to get to Gas Works Park for the annual Independence Day celebration, but the fireworks always ...

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 06:33

Computerworld Australia

Huawei pushes back against possible Australian 5G ban
Computerworld Australia
Australia will be left behind if the government bans the nation's telcos from using 5G equipment supplied by Huawei, the chairperson of the Chinese company's local subsidiary has warned. Huawei Australia chair, John Lord, today used a National Press ...

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 01:09

Toronto Star

'Ode to Joy' has an odious history. Let's give Beethoven's most overplayed symphony a rest
Toronto Star
Beethoven's Ninth became the musical flag of Germanness at a time when nationalism was a growing force in all of Europe. It also became a Romantic monument to the artist (Beethoven, in this case) as a special creature worthy of special treatment.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 18:27

Interlochen

In Studio A with violinist Lauren Pokorzynski
Interlochen
Lauren stopped by Interlochen Public Radio to play music of Antonin Dvorak and Johann Sebastian Bach. She talked IPR's Amanda Sewell about her upcoming performance of a Mozart concerto with the Benzie Area Symphony Orchestra and how her friends ...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 11:27

PYP Launches Landmark 95th Concert Season With A Free Mix Tape
Broadway World
Opening with Johannes Brahms' powerful Tragic Overture the program continues with Avshalomov's exhilarating tone poem, The Taking of T'ung Kuan. Concluding the concert is Bernstein's deeply emotional Jeremiah Symphony, sung in Hebrew by mezzo ...

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 05:36

Rochester City Newspaper

CLASSICAL | Futaba Niekawa and Olga Shupyatskaya
Rochester City Newspaper
The pianists will trade off performances during a program that features works by J.S. Bach (Partita No. 3 in A Minor), Franz Schubert (a selection from his second set of "Four Impromptus"), and Franz Liszt (the "Dante Sonata" from the composer's "Years ...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 01:08

Houston Public Media

Notes from Round Top: Vladimir Kulenovic
Houston Public Media
The Round Top Music Festival is a long-time Texas classical music tradition. Founded in 1971 by concert pianist James Dick, the summer institute is a training ground for exceptional young musicians from universities and conservatories around the world.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 15:37

RNews

Lunchtime recitals at SAC / DSG
RNews
Her delivery of three movements from a French Suite by JS Bach was elegant and controlled. This was followed by beautifully shaped Haydn 1st movement from his Sonata in E before a luscious and warm Daisiesby Rachmaninoff. Emily finished her recital ...

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Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 06:13

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