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Florence One's All-City Choral Concert celebrates 40 years of performances
SCNow
During the concert, the choir sang a varied selection of music, including a holiday favorite, “This Christmas,” and a rendition of “Honor and Glory” by J. S. Bach. Each high school choral group also performed its own special musical selection. The ...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 21:15

Mansion Global

Former London Factory That Made Beethoven's Pianos Now Luxury Lofts
Mansion Global
A former piano factory in London that made pianos for Beethoven, Strauss and Sibelius has been converted into luxury apartments. After a three-year restoration, the Chappell piano factory in Camden, north London, is now home to 10 three- and ...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:40

The Strad Masterclass: Johannes Moser on Brahms E minor Cello Sonata no.1 op.38
The Strad
Johannes Moser continues The Strad's marked-up sheet music series in association with Henle Verlag with the first and second movements of Brahms E minor Cello Sonata – giving bowings, fingerings and ideas for interpretation in our December 2017 issue.

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 12:03

Video: remastering Bernstein's recording of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony
Gramophone
If you've ever listened to a 'remastered' recording and wondered what the process actually involves, DG have produced a detailed look at the remastering process behind the 1979 recording of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony by Leonard Bernstein with the ...

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Patch.com

Jazz Concerts At The Regional Center For The Arts
Patch.com
... Newtown, Redding, Shelton, Stamford, Stratford, Trumbull, and New Fairfield performing musical selections made famous by Duke Ellington, Jethro Tull, Ella Fitzgerald, J.S. Bach, Clifford Brown, Mariachi Vargas, Chick Webb, Snarky Puppy, Antonio ...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 14:31

Black Girl Nerds

BGN Interview with Gordy Haab, Composer of 'Iden's Theme'
Black Girl Nerds
I was so fortunate to be brought up in a house full of music. Naturally, rhythm and blues (R&B) was around but, to be honest, we listened to a lot of classical music. From Gioachino Rossini's “William Tell Overture” circa 1829 to Johannes Brahms ...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 10:46

OperaWire

Opera Profile: Beethoven's “Fidelio”
OperaWire
“Fidelio” first premiered on Nov. 20, 1805 and is the only opera composed by Ludwig Van Beethoven. While he was originally working with librettist Emanuel Schikaneder, who wrote “The Magic Flute,” difficulties with the composition, as well as the ...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 00:33

Music for the Holidays, December 2 and 3
Illinois State University News
This year's Music for the Holidays will include orchestra favorites such as Sleigh Ride and Hanukkah Festival Overture and choir performances of O Little Town of Bethlehem and a selection from J.S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio. The concerts will also ...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 17:16

Chron.com

German Christmas concert adds flavors of the season at the Houston Saengerbund
Chron.com
The Christmas concert will include traditional songs sung in German: Engelbert Humperdinck's "Abendsegen"; selections from J.S. Bach's "Cantata 142"; "O Tannenbaum"; "Maria durch ein' Dornwald ging"; and "Kommet ihr Hirten," as well as favorite carols ...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 14:12

Forbes

PODCAST: Meet The Jazz Pianist And Computer Programmer Who Improvises With Algorithms
Forbes
We also discuss the role of technology in music from the era of J.S. Bach and the pipe organ to the player piano of the 1860s to the Yamaha Disklavier, which he uses for his computer-aided compositions. Plus we learn more about the visual art he's ...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 08:01

The Heights

Johannes Brahms II” Gives Delightful Overview of Romantic Music
The Heights
Boston College's Gasson 100 again played host to a rollicking Friday night concert—“The World of Johannes Brahms II,” the second event in the Brahms series. The crowd was plentiful, though the evening remained a quiet affair due to the ambiance of ...

Sunday, November 19, 2017 - 17:12

Public Radio Tulsa

Performance Oklahoma: New Orford String Quartet
Public Radio Tulsa
2 by Johannes Brahms, their recording of both Op 51 quartets on Bridge Records winning a Juno Award just this past Spring. Working on an atypical model inspired by the project-by-project success of the Chamber Orchestra of Europe and the Mahler ...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 17:08

Wicked Local Arlington

Cantilena choir to host double-piano concert
Wicked Local Arlington
The concert offers selections from “Neue Liebeslieder Walzer, Op. 65,” love songs by Romantic composer Johannes Brahms, and Gustav Holst's a capella “Ave Maria” for double chorus, contrasted with contemporary classical compositions including Grammy ...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 13:29

Daily Mail

The keys could be yours! Former piano factory whose clients included Beethoven is transformed into a stunning luxury ...
Daily Mail
A famous Victorian piano factory whose clients included Beethoven and Strauss has been converted into a stunning apartment block. The former Chappell Piano Factory in Camden, north London, has been transformed into 10 luxury loft apartments following ...

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 06:29

SCNow

Florence Symphony Orchestra concert will spotlight Beethoven tonight
SCNow
FLORENCE, S.C. – The Florence Symphony Orchestra will present an all-Ludwig van Beethoven program at 7:30 p.m. today at the Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center. Entitled “The Bs Have It,” the program will feature former FSO conductor and ...
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