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Virginian-Pilot

Guest column: Mendelssohn's Redemption, a reformation re-do
Virginian-Pilot
Knowing that Mendelssohn was an admirer and leading advocate of J.S. Bach is instructive. Bach always wrote in the conclusion of most of his scores “To God alone be glory.” The more you learn about Felix Mendelssohn and the more you hear the integrity ...

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Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:52

South Bend Tribune

Vesper Chorale celebrates Reformation with Brahms' 'German Requiem'
South Bend Tribune
“Ein deutsches Requiem” is usually performed with orchestral accompaniment, but Brahms also prepared a version of the score for piano four-hands, which Vesper Chorale artistic director Wishart Bell selected for his group's performance of the work ...

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 06:16

Houma Courier

Opinion: Silence on Roy Moore isn't enough
Houma Courier
We are a church for the likes of William Wilberforce and Martin Luther King Jr. A church for Michelangelo and J.S. Bach. A church for Anne Bradstreet, Flannery O'Connor and Annie Dillard. We are a church that builds great colleges and universities and ...
OPINION: Christians: Our silence on Roy Moore is not enoughThe Daily Progress
New Roy Moore accuser: 'He didn't pinch it; he grabbed it'AL.com

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Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 03:10

Chelsea Now

Just Do Art: The 'EPIC' Edition
Chelsea Now
Dancers from the Annabella Gonzalez Dance Theatre offer an exploration of music by J.S. Bach and György Kurtág, and the Washington Square Chamber Ensemble performs selections by W.A. Mozart and Benedetto Marcello. Free. Sun., Nov. 19, 3pm at St.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 19:42

Christ Church Easton to host Annapolis Chamber Players Nov. 19
The Star Democrat
... whose interpretations and broad musical versatility has captivated classical music audiences as a soloist and a chamber musician in venues across Europe, North America and the Caribbean, will perform Johannes Brahms' Trio in E-flat major for piano, ...

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:25

CapitalGazette.com

Annapolis, Anne Arundel Community College symphonies offer competing programs
CapitalGazette.com
4, as well as Johannes Brahms Symphony No. 1. Conductor Anna Binneweg will conduct the program. Scaggiari, who teaches at the college, has played at venues ranging from Monterey Jazz Festival to Baltimore's Artscape Festival to events in Italy, Turkey ...

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 06:03

Daily Comet

Opinion: Silence on Roy Moore isn't enough
Daily Comet
We are a church for the likes of William Wilberforce and Martin Luther King Jr. A church for Michelangelo and J.S. Bach. A church for Anne Bradstreet, Flannery O'Connor and Annie Dillard. We are a church that builds great colleges and universities and ...

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Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 02:11

Southernminn.com

Arts Splash at OAC a hit among high school students and musicians
Southernminn.com
Fall Arts Splash. Junior Carter Kuehn, on oboe, and sophomore Kaitlynn Paulson, on violin, led off Tuesday's Arts Splash at the OAC with a piece written by J.S. Bach. (Ryan Anderson/People's Press). By RYAN ANDERSON randerson@owatonna.com.

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 17:04

Sentinel-Tribune

Eastwood Elementary has 1st musical
Sentinel-Tribune
Eastwood fourth-grader, Drew Luidhardt, plays the roll of Johannes Brahms, who was a German composer and pianist of the Romantic period. RS Davis-Peters Insurance 300x250. Posted: Thursday, November 16, 2017 9:36 am. Eastwood Elementary has ...

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:14

The Daily Gazette

Beethoven, Hummel on tap for Octavo Singers
The Daily Gazette
GLENVILLE — Every chorus likes to sing something new, so Octavo Singers' director Curtis Funk consulted a solid source. “People suggested the program for Sunday's concert, and both are new to the choir,” he said. The pieces are Beethoven's “Mass in C ...

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 06:01

Record-Courier

Cantate Singers program set on 'Make Our Garden Grow' theme
Record-Courier
And, Suchan said, there will be lighter fare, like the a cappella rendition of six folk songs by Johannes Brahms, which “are about love and maidens and frolicking and nightingales.” Labbe, a former choral director in the Orrville City Schools, has been ...

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Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 00:18

Straight.com

Star pianist Paul Lewis confronts his “Brahms problem”
Straight.com
After that, we'll hear Ludwig van Beethoven's 6 Bagatelles, published in 1825, followed by Johannes Brahms's 6 Klavierstücke, from 1893, and then for dessert we'll go back to Haydn for his brief and cheerful Sonata in G Major, also from the late 1700s.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 16:56

Sentinel-Tribune

Eastwood Elementary has 1st musical
Sentinel-Tribune
Statues of composers such as J.S. Bach, played by Mylah Shoemaker; Johann Strauss played by Jack Sensenig; Peter Tchaikovsky played by Shane Buckenmeyer; and Richard Strauss, played by Aubrey Wightman came to life and gave the students a new ...

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Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:14

Chamber Music Series presents 3 facets of Beethoven
SouthCoastToday.com
The South Coast Chamber Music Series is presenting “Total Beethoven” Saturday in Marion and Sunday in South Dartmouth. The concert offers a refresher course in genius, courtesy of Ludwig van Beethoven. The delightful “Spring” Sonata for violin and ...

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 03:21

The Villager

Just Do Art: The 'EPIC' Edition
The Villager
Dancers from the Annabella Gonzalez Dance Theatre offer an exploration of music by J.S. Bach and György Kurtág, and the Washington Square Chamber Ensemble performs selections by W.A. Mozart and Benedetto Marcello. Free. Sun., Nov. 19, 3pm at St.

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 20:48

Classic FM

Cellist plays one piece of Bach on 20 historic cellos – and the contrast is fascinating
Classic FM
Margarita Balanas is a postgraduate student from Royal Academy of Music, who popped over to London cello seller Tom Woods Cellos' store to perform the famous Bourée from JS Bach's Cello Suite No. 3 on 20 different instruments. Her performances were ...

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 16:15

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