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Greenville Journal

Greenville Chorale announces 2018-19 season
Greenville Journal
The program will also include some “choral humor” by various composers, including Franz Josef Haydn and P.D.Q. Bach, the fictitious “son” of J.S. Bach. Continuing the Greenville Chorale's tradition of recognizing one of the area's premier high school ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 10:22

Crosscut

9 things to do in Seattle
Crosscut
J.S. Bach and David Bowie inspire the two pieces on this program by the New York-based company. “Star Dust,” billed as “a tribute to the genre-bending innovation of David Bowie,” is set to actual Bowie recordings and, from the looks of the trailer ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 08:11

National Review

Emanuel Ax at Carnegie Hall
National Review
In 1800 in Vienna, Beethoven was challenged to a musical duel by a pianist named Steibelt. Steibelt was famous and a bit full of himself — his entry in Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians describes him matter-of-factly as “extraordinarily vain ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 06:38

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Oboe Fusion to offer funky, eclectic mix at Raritan River Music Fest
Allentown Morning Call
2 in D Major, Op. 58, each pay homage to J.S. Bach. Born in Barcelona in 1897, Cassado was one of the foremost cellists of the 20th century. His solo cello sonata combines the Baroque formalism and dance orientation of Bach's suites with his own native ...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 18:43
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 09:25

Hazard Herald

HCTC and Appalachian Arts Alliance hold Spring student piano recital
Hazard Herald
Ivanka Sharma showcased J.S. Bach's “Minuet,” followed by Sophia Jiang with Mozart's “Turkish Waltz.” Connor Strong performed the 1960's song, “Last Date,” by Floyd Cramer proceeded by Sara Spicer with Elton John's, “Your Song.” Kasey Maggard was ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 07:16

Toronto Star

Bach and Beethoven windows, missing from Toronto's Massey Hall since 1991, found in unmarked basement box
Toronto Star
Two of Toronto's most wanted men have been found. A pair of stained-glass portraits of Bach and Beethoven that once graced the windows of Massey Hall, presumed lost forever, have been found safely stowed away deep in the basement of Roy Thomson ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 00:11

Redlands Daily Facts

Hear Inland Master Chorale's concert of 'Hymns, Psalms and Spiritual Songs'
Redlands Daily Facts
The Inland Master Chorale will present a concert of “Hymns, Psalms and Spiritual Songs” 8 p.m. Saturday, May 19, and 3 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at Redlands First United Methodist Church, 1 E. Olive Ave. The concert will include J.S. Bach's “Ein feste Burg ...

Google News
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 17:10

gonews

Festival pianistico Ferruccio Busoni 2018, al Teatro di Vinci Elia Cecino
gonews
Al Festival Pianistico Ferruccio Benvenuto Busoni, al Teatro di Vinci, arriva Elia Cecino in concerto. Elia Cecino è nato nel 2001, suona il pianoforte dall'età di 9 sotto la guida di Maddalena De Facci e ha conseguito la certificazione del terzo ...

Google News
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 08:22

HeraldScotland

Music review: RSNO, Festspielhaus, Bregenz, four stars
HeraldScotland
The big work that features in every concert is the Fourth Symphony of Johannes Brahms, which many of these ticket-buyers will know as well as the musicians and of which Oundjian gives a carefully measured reading that reveals many of the strengths of ...

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Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 06:51

Akron Beacon Journal

Classical: Cleveland Orchestra presents Beethoven's Ninth
Akron Beacon Journal
Cleveland Orchestra presents Beethoven's Ninth — 7:30 p.m. Thursday and 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. Featuring: Franz Welser-Möst, conductor, Erin Wall, soprano, Jennifer Johnston, mezzo-soprano, Norbert ...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 19:32

Redlands Daily Facts

Hear Inland Master Chorale's concert of 'Hymns, Psalms and Spiritual Songs'
Redlands Daily Facts
The Inland Master Chorale will present a concert of “Hymns, Psalms and Spiritual Songs” 8 p.m. Saturday, May 19, and 3 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at Redlands First United Methodist Church, 1 E. Olive Ave. The concert will include J.S. Bach's “Ein feste Burg ...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 17:10

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