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New Hotel Opens in Germany's Iconic Cultural City
Global Banking And Finance Review (press release)
The hotel is the newest addition to Leipzig's beautiful old town, ideally located near sights such as the gothic St. Thomas Church that has played host to influential musicians including JS Bach. The hotel combines urban design with features reflecting ...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 22:43

Comicbook.com

The Star Wars Imperial March Sounds Much Less Intimidating in the Style of Beethoven
Comicbook.com
The Imperial March from John Williams' score to Star Wars may be one of the most recognizable and intimidating themes in movie history. However, Darth Vader's theme takes on a completely different feel when played in a different style -- particularly ...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 19:32

The week's five best Twin Cities classical concerts
Minneapolis Star Tribune
J.S. Bach's sacred music is so well known it's difficult to imagine him doing anything other than playing the organ or leading the choir at Leipzig's St. Thomas Church. But Bach was also a social creature, giving regular performances of nonreligious ...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 14:01

Review: Opening Night @ Tanglewood, 7/06/18 Boston Symphony Orchestra, Andris Nelsons, Music Director
Albany Times Union (blog)
Under Andris Nelsons' baton and leadership, the Boston Symphony has reached its finest point. Precision, great power, nuanced playing— all are now signatures of the BSO. Two composers were featured tonight: W.A. Mozart and Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

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Monday, July 9, 2018 - 11:20

Broadway World

Inaugural Musica Marin Festival Announces Program for Weekend Of Concerts With Gourmet Food & Wine
Broadway World
"There's a friendly tie between music and eating," opined Thomas Hardy. That tie is what binds together internationally-acclaimed violist Ruth Kahn and master chef Mark Furr: a culinary adventure given gourmet melody at the Inaugural Musica Marin ...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 20:46
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 16:11

Westword

Colorado Symphony Reboots Beethoven and Brews
Westword
“The orchestra and I are so excited to bring Beethoven and Brews back to Blue Moon for another night of incredible music and beer," says Music Director Brett Mitchell in a statement. “One of the coolest things about playing at Blue Moon is that the ...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 12:46

Ely Standard

REVIEW: Ely Choral Society's summer concert at the Hayward Theatre in Ely
Ely Standard
In the opening work, 'Liebeslieder Waltzes' by Johannes Brahms, Ely Choral Society produced a wide variety of expressions ranging from charming and bird-like imitations to tearful and frustrated cries of loneliness or thwarted love. Their diction was ...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 10:04

Broadway World

Inaugural Musica Marin Festival Announces Program for Weekend Of Concerts With Gourmet Food & Wine
Broadway World
"There's a friendly tie between music and eating," opined Thomas Hardy. That tie is what binds together internationally-acclaimed violist Ruth Kahn and master chef Mark Furr: a culinary adventure given gourmet melody at the Inaugural Musica Marin ...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 20:46

Run The Trap

This Remix To Beethoven's “Fur Elise” Is So Good Even Rusko Is Supporting It
Run The Trap
New-Orleans based producer Klutch is turning heads for his rendition of Beethoven's “Fur Elise“. Now, who said Classical music and Dubstep can't co-exist? Actually, many people would probably say that…but there's a definite reason why this remix has ...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 15:19

Westword

Colorado Symphony Reboots Beethoven and Brews
Westword
“The orchestra and I are so excited to bring Beethoven and Brews back to Blue Moon for another night of incredible music and beer," says Music Director Brett Mitchell in a statement. “One of the coolest things about playing at Blue Moon is that the ...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 12:46

Sevenar Concerts opens 50th season (review)
MassLive.com
Rolande and David began with a touching tribute to their late parents, playing Mary Howe's tender two-piano arrangement of the soprano aria "Sheep May Safely Graze," from J.S. Bach's Cantata BWV 208. Their elegant phrasing and gentle touch conjured up ...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 09:06

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