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The Rapidian

Beethoven's mighty Ninth Symphony, plus world premiere, bring Grand Rapids Symphony's season to thrilling conclusion
The Rapidian
Beethoven's Ninth Symphony is one of the crowing achievements of Western culture. The music, some of Beethoven's best, stands on its own. Its message that all of humanity is a brotherhood elevates it to a whole new level. In 1989, following the fall of ...
NH Philharmonic to perform at the AudiThe Concord Insider

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 12:59

From classical to pop in Paphos
Cyprus Mail
For the concert on Sunday, the trio will perform pieces by JS Bach, LV Beethoven, L Mozart, and A Corelli. Famous pop songs by the Bee Gees, Brian Adams, Neil Diamond, The Eagles and more will also be played. The famous piece Pirates of the Caribbean ...

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 05:55

Hear choir
Delano.lu
On 26 May the choir performs a programme titled "JS Bach, with Renaissance Reflections" in Waldbillig church at 8pm, under the patronage of the Waldbillig Uergelfrënn. The concert is followed by a vin d'honneur. On 27 May they will perform "Magnificat ...

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 03:54

Musica Viva NY Announces 2018-19 Season
Broadway World
The 2018-19 season concludes on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at The Brick Church with Homage featuring Lera Auerbach's Eterniday (Homage to W. A. Mozart); Poulenc's Concerto for Organ, Strings, and Timpani in G Minor; Arvo Pärt's Cantus in ...

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 19:22

Boing Boing

Beethoven original musical manuscript up for auction
Boing Boing
Two pages of Ludwig Van Beethoven's original musical manuscript for his Emperor Concerto (Piano Concerto No. 5) are up for auction. The 1809 document is expected to go for US$250,000-$350,000. The Emperor Concerto was the last piano concerto ...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 10:58

The Japan Times

New National Theater, Tokyo, stuns with a bold interpretation of Beethoven's 'Fidelio'
The Japan Times
When Ludwig van Beethoven dipped his toe into the world of opera in the early 19th century, the composer may have had the concept of freedom on his mind. There's a fantastic moment in “Fidelio” when prisoners emerge from a dungeon and begin to sing.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 05:02

Delano.lu

See Grimaud
Delano.lu
Grimaud is the soloist for a performance of Johannes Brahms's first piano concerto with the Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin. Grimaud and Nézet-Séguin have performed together all over the world and their recent ...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 03:54

Musica Viva NY Announces 2018-19 Season
Broadway World
The season kicks off with a benefit concert on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at All Souls Church entitled Songs of Love, featuring songs by Brahms, Schumann and P.D.Q. Bach, performed by Musica Viva NY soloists together with Artistic Director ...

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 19:22

The Chicago Maroon

Exhibit A
The Chicago Maroon
The USO's final concert of the quarter celebrates the work of Leonard Bernstein and Johannes Brahms and will feature artist-in-residence Daniel Pesca on piano in Bernstein's “Age of Anxiety.” There will be a pre-concert lecture with professor Thomas ...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 10:19

HeraldLIVE

Dutch organist in concert in Bay
HeraldLIVE
The Summerstrand Dutch Reformed Church is hosting Dutch organist Henk Van Zonneveld in concert on Thursday on the largest tracker action church organ in the country. Zonneveld will play J S Bach's Goldberg variations on the organ, which together with ...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 05:01

New Jersey Hills

Baroque Orchestra presents 'Beethoven, Haydn, Rachmaninoff' June 3
New Jersey Hills
MADISON - The Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey, under the baton of Artistic Director Robert W. Butts of Madison, will present a "Beethoven, Haydn, Rachmaninoff" concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 3, at Dolan Hall in the Annunciation Center at the College of ...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 00:21

Alexandria Times

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra names new music director
Alexandria Times
His selection, “Britten & Brahms”, signed off with Symphony No. 3 by German composer Johannes Brahms. It was well received by the viewers in the audience and Ross was described as “having a mature interpretation of the music and clarity as a conductor” ...

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Monday, May 21, 2018 - 15:23

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