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Guest violinist Simone Porter delivers fearless, but not flawless, performance for Eugene Symphony's Thursday concert
The Register-Guard
In 1884, Dvořák expressed enthusiastic admiration for Johannes Brahms's Third Symphony, and the German composer's work influenced Dvořák's creative direction. Jackson effectively brought out the opening movement's Brahmsian solemnity, eliciting from ...

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 16:30

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Symphony unleashes power of Bernstein and Brahms
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Guest conductor Michael Francis led a Milwaukee Symphony program Friday of two fascinatingly different symphonies: Leonard Bernstein's consuming Symphony No. 2 (“The Age of Anxiety”) and Johannes Brahms' intense, mercurial Symphony No. 1.

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Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 13:28
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The essence of the ensemble
TheChronicleHerald.ca
Maritime fans of Tafelmusik, Canada's acclaimed period-instrument orchestra, will get to explore the essence of the ensemble during upcoming concerts. That's because the group is bringing another of its unique multimedia productions — J.S. Bach: The ...

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 15:29
Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 15:46

Le Club de Mediapart (Blog)

Missives de JOHANNES BRAHMS
Le Club de Mediapart (Blog)
(1833/1896), parmi les plus écoutés/ En ce qui nous concerne, jamais contesté (cf 2°Concerto pour piano. à10 ans) mais également parfois rudement rejeté ! Dans ce gros volume présenté savamment par Chritophe Looten .* mais il saute aux yeux que les ...

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 12:55

Times of India

Two-day piano festival brings best of Western classical music to city
Times of India
Performing some of the delightful compositions of Western classical music maestros like J Bach, WA Mozart and C Debussy among others, the festival was an inspiring and enlightening one for both students and teachers alike. Held at Vidyarana High School ...

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 19:30

The Boston Globe

Martin Helmchen offers a high-voltage performance of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3
The Boston Globe
When the solo piano makes its first entrance of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3, it does so on a figure familiar to every childhood piano-lesson veteran: ascending C minor scale in both hands, one octave at a time. You can tell a lot about the ...
First Person Singulars at the BSOThe Boston Musical Intelligencer

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Friday, November 17, 2017 - 14:18

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Bloomington Symphony Orchestra to perform Beethoven's Fifth
ECM Publishers
The Bloomington Symphony Orchestra will play and discuss Beethoven's Fifth Symphony during a concert this weekend in Bloomington. The concert is 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, in the Schneider Theater of Bloomington Center for the Arts, 1800 W. Old ...
José-Luis Novo conducted the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Friday night.Washington Classical Review
Milwaukee Symphony unleashes power of Bernstein and BrahmsMilwaukee Journal Sentinel

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Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 13:50

TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Review: Outside the Shadow of Beethoven | Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth | Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
TheaterJones Performing Arts News
Review: Outside the Shadow of Beethoven | Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth | Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Fifth Wheel. The Atrium Quartet adds a cello and plays a smart concert for the Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth. by Gregory Sullivan ...

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 12:11

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Binghamton Community Orchestra pays tribute to Bach
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Great music, like great literature, can be re-visited over and over without exhausting its message, and none more so than Johann Sebastian Bach. Through the perfection of his technique and the depth of his expression, Bach repays exploration in all the ...
The essence of the ensembleTheChronicleHerald.ca

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Friday, November 17, 2017 - 16:19

Combined choir of Diocese of Tyler to present concert of sacred music in honor of St. Cecilia on Sunday
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Other choral pieces to be performed include those by: Giulio Caccini, Giuseppe Pitoni, W.A. Mozart and Ola Gjeilo. “Although this is a concert, not a liturgical service, we are endeavoring to create a musical atmosphere of prayerfulness and reverence ...

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Friday, November 17, 2017 - 13:57

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Symphony unleashes power of Bernstein and Brahms
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
2 (“The Age of Anxiety”) and Johannes Brahms' intense, mercurial Symphony No. 1. Pianist Joyce Yang joined the orchestra for the Bernstein, which, despite its title, is a virtuosic concerto for piano and orchestra. Yang juxtaposed fire and delicacy ...

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 13:28

Pensacola News Journal

Seven Days Out for Nov. 19-25, 2017
Pensacola News Journal
The Runge Strings Orchestra presents works by J.S. Bach, Schubert and Schumann. The UWF String Trio will also perform with the orchestra. Dr. Leonid Yanovskiy and Dr. Boyan Bonev will conduct the ensembles. Yanovskiy, Bonev and Ramel Price will be ...

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 11:00

Polymnia Choral Society to perform “Polar Landscape”
Wicked Local Wakefield
Wilkinson will sing “Quia Fecit Mihi Magna” from Magnificat by J.S. Bach and “The Three Kings” by Peter Cornelius. Wilkinson has made a career as a soloist and conductor and performs in classical and contemporary operas, oratorios and recitals ...

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 15:58

Keyboard Conversations: listeners connect with classical music
Scottsdale Independent
Bach and Chopin: A Musical Kinship, Feb. 20: J.S. Bach (1685-1750) and Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849) lived in different centuries and composed in strikingly different styles. But Mr. Siegel links them by virtue of two commonalities: the prelude and dance ...

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Friday, November 17, 2017 - 13:54

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