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Princeton University Concerts' 2018-19 Season
centraljersey.com
most people's default response probably wouldn't be 'the clarinet.' That is, until they've heard the sweeping sounds of Swedish clarinetist Martin Fröst. For his PUC debut he's joined by fellow Swede Henrik Måwe for a sumptuous spread of Brahms ...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 11:27

Hudson Valley 360

Piano Duo Debuts at Simon's Rock Faculty Concert
Hudson Valley 360
He has published articles about Charles Ives and Johannes Brahms, and as pianist performed all the Ives violin sonatas. Dr. Wallach is active as a keyboard player on piano and harpsichord, collaborating with Nancy Bracken, Ronald Gorevic, the Avanti ...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 10:37

The Columbus Dispatch

Concert review | VIVO Music Festival: Festival musicians impress in Bach-centric program
The Columbus Dispatch
The second half featured a sensitive performance of a second Bach work — “O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden” — as well as a magnificently melancholy finale, Johannes Brahms' “Clarinet Quintet in B minor.” Standouts in the searching, mournful piece ...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 07:12

String quartet to open monthly concert series
Journal Advocate
The program includes several string standards, including "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik" by Mozart, J. J. Mouret's "Rondeau (Masterpiece Theme)," selections from Handel's "Water Music," "Sheep May Safely Graze" by J. S. Bach and music of César Franck and ...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 00:44

Princeton Symphony Orchestra's 2018-19 Season
centraljersey.com
BEETHOVEN PIANO CONCERTOS (PART I). Marcelo Lehninger, conductor. Inon Barnatan, piano. Beethoven | Piano Concerto No. 1. Beethoven | Piano Concerto No. 2. Beethoven | Piano Concerto No. 4. Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at 4 p.m.; Pre-Concert Talk, ...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 11:27

FOCUS Online

Sankt Augustin: Literaturkonzerte sonntags um 6 - Mozart auf der Reise nach Prag
FOCUS Online
Nach Eduard Mörikes berühmter Novelle zu Harfenmusik von Mozarts Zeitgenossen. Im Herbst 1787 reist W. A. Mozart mit seiner Gattin Konstanze nach Prag zur Uraufführung seiner Oper „Don Giovanni“. Mörike entwirft in seiner Novelle rund um eine rein ...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 09:47

New York Times

An All-but-Extinct Piano Plays Once More
New York Times
On his latest release for ECM's New Series, the Russian pianist Alexei Lubimov performs music of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-88) on the all-but-extinct Tangetenflügel (tangent piano), offering the listener a double oddity: a rarely heard composer ...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 06:00

MassLive.com

Springfield Symphony Orchestra percussionists dazzle at Springfield Armory performance (review)
MassLive.com
SSO Principal Percussionist Nathan Lassell, Principal Timpanist Martin Kluger, and percussionist Doug Perry collaborated in a riveting, virtuosic program, ranging from the Fugue from J. S. Bach's Violin sonata in G minor, meticulously transcribed for ...

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 21:35

Deutsche Welle

Beethovenfest: Composers, their fates, their music
Deutsche Welle
Brahms wrote. The work is also known as Werther Quartet after Goethe's hero of the same name, who takes his own life as a result of unrequited love. Even after Robert Schumann died in 1856, Johannes Brahms and Clara Schumann never really became a ...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 10:52

The Columbus Dispatch

Concert review | VIVO Music Festival: Festival musicians impress in Bach-centric program
The Columbus Dispatch
The museum was also the backdrop for a pitch-perfect performance on Thursday. After several seasons in which modern composers were front and center, Kim and Stulz decided to anchor the 2018 festival to a master of centuries past, J.S. Bach (1685-1750).

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 07:12

Broadway World

Doppelganger Dance Collective And Ensemble Warhol Present JEANNE & ELIZABETH
Broadway World
... Ensemble Warhol join forces with Fort Point Theatre Channel and Green Street Studios in presenting Jeanne & Elizabeth, an evening of dance accompanied by live classical music, performing compositions by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Mark Warhol.

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 01:33

Broadway World

Individual Tickets For Sarasota Opera's 60th Anniversary Season On Sale Today
Broadway World
The Winter Festival will open with Puccini's last and grandest opera, Turandot, followed by W.A. Mozart's The Magic Flute, featuring the fiery "Queen of the Night" aria. To celebrate the completion of Sarasota Opera's 28-year Verdi Cycle in 2016, Verdi ...

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 18:30

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