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Prince and Beethoven to star in ASO's 2019 season
InDaily
“It will be a really fascinating program in the beautiful Elder Hall, a much more intimate and beautifully-proportioned space, especially to hear Beethoven from a pianist such as Gillham,” Carter says. “Much of his (Beethoven's) music was performed in ...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 19:58

Toledo Blade

John McCain showed us how to live and how to serve
Toledo Blade
He showed us how to love our country. He showed us how to live and he showed us how to die. Johannes Brahms ends his noble, human requiem this way: “Blessed are the dead … that they may rest from their labors, for their works follow after them.” ...

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Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 17:02

Valley Courier

Taos Chamber Music Group opens 26th season
Valley Courier
TAOS, N.M. — The Taos Chamber Music Group's 26th season opens with a program that brings violinist and social advocate Vijay Gupta to Taos, performing compositions by J.S. Bach, Reena Esmail (including a world premiere) and Handel-Halvorsen.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 12:45

Kleine Zeitung

Das geheime Schaffen von Johannes Brahms
Kleine Zeitung
„Es ist doch gar zu schön hier ...“ schwärmte Johannes Brahms über seinen Aufenthalt in Mürzzuschlag. Hier verbrachte der Komponist die Sommermonate 1884 und 1885, insgesamt mehr als neun Monate, und komponierte zur Gänze die IV. Symphonie in ...

Google News
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 10:41

Axios

Axios Future
Axios
The final products may not be exactly human-like, but they draw a viewer in. One member of the fictional Belamy family, Edmond, is an inscrutable, slightly pixelated ghost. Another — the count himself — looks like a wispy, glowing J.S. Bach. Read ...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 19:42

Broadway World

Five Boroughs Music Festival Opens 2018-19 Season with a Performance by Fire & Grace
Broadway World
Five Boroughs Music Festival (5BMF) opens its 2018-19 season with a performance by duo Fire & Grace, featuring guitarist William Coulter and violinist Edwin Huizinga. Fire & Grace's programs explore the connective musical elements of classical, folk ...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 16:03

McClellan: Musicians make 'Harmony in the Kitchen'
Longview News-Journal
J. S. Bach composed a cantata to coffee, Schubert wrote a “Trout” Quintet, and William Walton musicalized “Belshazzar's Feast”. Many professional musicians say that their best stress-reliever is to “play around” in the kitchen. The first recipe is from ...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 11:38

Lower Merion Symphony Orchestra prepares for 25th season
Main Line
This year's free concert schedule kicks off Sunday, Oct. 14, at 3 p.m. at Harriton High School with Johannes Brahms Symphony No. 1 Opus 68 and Frederic Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2 Opus 21. The next concert is Sunday, Dec. 16, at 3 p.m. at Harriton High ...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 09:18

J-Wire Jewish Australian News Service

A moving feast of Johannes: a music review by Fraser Beath McEwing
J-Wire Jewish Australian News Service
The Sydney Symphony Orchestra devoted its prowess to a whole program by one composer in the APT Master Series concert last night. And while that didn't cast a wide musical net, it delivered an outstanding experience for those who are partial to ...

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Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 19:24

Broadway World

Musica Viva NY Presents SONGS OF LOVE Benefit Concert
Broadway World
Musica Viva NY kicks off its 2018-19 season with Songs of Love, an evening of lieder by Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann, and P.D.Q. Bach, on Sunday, September 23 at 5:00 p.m. at All Souls Church. The concert features soprano Devony Smith, ...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 15:25

The Mercury News

Itzhak Perlman, MTT get SF Symphony season off to a gala start
The Mercury News
Perlman will be joined by students from the Perlman Music Program to play J.S. Bach's Concerto No. 3 in D minor for Two Violins, Strings and Continuo. The program also features Tilson Thomas and the orchestra in Gershwin's “Cuban” Overture and “An ...

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Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 11:01

Ithaca Journal

Pianist, cellist to perform Bach concert at Cornell
Ithaca Journal
The program includes late 19th-century editions of suites of J.S. Bach and Heinrich von Herzogenberg's Sonata No. 2 for cello and piano; the performers will also discuss performance practice and stylistic differences across time. Romantic Lab is the ...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 09:08

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