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WRTI

Pianist Xun Pan and Violinist Simon Maurer Play Beethoven Live on WRTI Sept. 18 at 12:10 PM
WRTI
Hear selections from two Beethoven sonatas, the "Spring" Sonata and the Sonata in G Opus 30, No. 3 live from the WRTI 90.1 Performance Studio! Join host Kevin Gordon on Tuesday, September 18th at 12:10 p.m. as he welcomes pianist Xun Pan and ...

Monday, September 17, 2018 - 16:11

WNYC

Fall Dance Preview: From Ballet to Bach
WNYC
One of J.S. Bach's most iconic works, the Brandenburg Concertos, will be presented as a dance at the Park Avenue Armory this fall. It is one of several new works of dance to be presented throughout New York City starting this month. WNYC's dance critic ...

Monday, September 17, 2018 - 04:05

Daily O'Collegian

OSU's Symphonic Orchestra to play Beethoven's Fifth
Daily O'Collegian
“(Beethoven) is the person that everyone thinks of as someone who is wrestling with demons while overcoming societal pressures and trying to stretch the limits and push boundaries,” said Thomas Dickey, OSU's director of orchestral studies. “You see ...

Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 19:43

Indianapolis Star

Richard Lin wins gold medal at the 2018 Indianapolis violin competition
Indianapolis Star
At Butler University's Schrott Center for the Arts, the contestants each played a concerto by W.A. Mozart and a piece by Kreisler. On Friday and Saturday nights at Hilbert Circle Theatre, the finalists performed concertos by Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky ...

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Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 23:29

WRTI

Classical Album of the Week: Barenboim and Brahms
WRTI
Newly released by Deutsche Grammophon, Daniel Barenboim's interpretation of Johannes Brahms' four symphonies with the Staatskapelle Berlin is our Album of the Week. In the United States, Daniel Barenboim's name is closely associated with the Chicago ...

Monday, September 17, 2018 - 15:42

KEYC

First Concert of Summit Avenue Music Series Held at Martin Luther College
KEYC
New Ulm, Minn.-- Brahmsfest celebrated the work of the 19th Century German Composer Johannes Brahms. The founder of the series, Bethel Balge, serves on the faculty at Martin Luther and Bethany Lutheran Colleges. She was on piano performing two ...

Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 21:52

Lokalkompass.de

„Der Messias“ von WA Mozart (!) mit dem Musikverein in der Liebfrauenkirche
Lokalkompass.de
„Der Messias“, KV 572, ist eine Bearbeitung des Oratoriums „Messiah“ von Georg Friedrich Händel , die Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1789 anfertigte. Händel verwendete einen englischen Text, Mozarts Version beruht auf einem deutschen Text und benutzt ein ...

Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 14:36

Independent.ie

Musical backstory from the city they used to call Breslau
Independent.ie
At this time - the 1870s - one of the biggest names around was Johannes Brahms. Herr Kauffmann put pressure on the authorities at the university. They should be honouring the composer with an honorary PhD. Though Brahms was a regular in the city, and ...

Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 21:37

HamletHub

Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra Kicks Off New Season with ...
HamletHub
Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra Kicks Off New Season with Beethoven and Bartok on Oct. 6. For tix call 203.438.3889 or visit www.ridgefieldsymphony.org.

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Monday, September 17, 2018 - 10:16

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

In season opener, Milwaukee Symphony brings audience to its feet again and again
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sunday afternoon's Milwaukee Symphony audience got a workout, rising to stand four times during a thrilling program of Sergei Rachmaninoff and Johannes Brahms. Led by guest conductor Ken-David Masur in the Marcus Center's Uihlein Hall, the program ...

Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 20:00
Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 12:46

The Times

Music to May's ears: EU heads working on how to solve a problem like Brexit
The Times
On arrival at Salzburg's WA Mozart airport, the leaders will be taken to dinner at the Felsenreitschule theatre, the former riding school that in the film is where the von Trapp family give their last concert while escaping from the Nazis. The main ...

Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 19:06

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