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Okehampton Times

Third week of Tavistock Festival review
Okehampton Times
He played several varied works, the centrepiece of which was the mighty Prelude and Fugue in B Minor by JS Bach. By contrast, Humoresque by Pietro Yon is a delightful quiet piece, using only one stop on the organ. Dr Sweeney handled the mighty and the ...

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 10:12

How Beethoven's Ninth Symphony at University of Redlands will help Family Service Association
Redlands Daily Facts
Students from the University of Redlands School of Music, conducted by Joseph Modica, will present Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 at 8 p.m. May 21 in the university's Memorial Chapel. The performance will benefit Family Services Association of Redlands ...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 22:13

Enjoy the sounds of Beethoven this weekend courtesy of the Johnstown Symphony Orchestra!
The JSO will present Beethoven's Ninth Symphony on Saturday, May 13 at 7:30 pm at the Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center in Johnstown. The concert will feature the JSO Chorus and four internationally renowned soloists: Kathryn Mueller, Luthien Brackett ...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 16:11

NEWS FROM CHERRY GROVE: Spring pushes forward in bloom and on wing
It's May 7, Johannes Brahms' birthday, and seven years later, PI Tchaikovsky's birthday. Brahms, German-educated and an old school musician, was a perfectionist who was known to tear up some of his scores because they were not good enough. He once ...

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 09:54

Saxophone and piano take to Paphos stage
Cyprus Mail
The saxophonist and pianist will perform original compositions in addition to works by JS Bach, Rossini, WA Mozart, F Chopin, A Dvorak, Amy Quate, Richard Payne tonight at 8pm. Zenios, from Nicosia, started accordion lessons at the age of six and at 16 ...

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 02:14

Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional dedicará programa a Johannes Brahms
La Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional, bajo la dirección del británico James Burton, dedicará su séptimo programa a Johannes Brahms, acompañados por el Coro de ...

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 18:13


4-H'ers showcase dramatic and musical talents
Lincoln County 4-H'ers shared their dramatic and musical talents on Saturday, April 29, at the Tomahawk School Auditorium for this year's Lincoln County 4-H Drama, Lip Sync and Music Festival. Martie Pahris, along with Dan and Jenny Marzu, served as ...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 15:32

Cleveland Scene Weekly

The Cleveland Chamber Choir Does "No Time Like Spring," Plus Five More Classical Music Events Not to Miss This ...
Cleveland Scene Weekly
Also on the program: J.S. Bach's motet Jesu, meine Freude, and the world premiere of Cory Rubin's My Mother, based on poems by refugees living in the Akron area. Concerts are Saturday, May 13 at 7:30 pm at Rocky River Methodist Church, and Sunday, ...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 09:04

Sabato ad Ormea con l'istituto Ghedini di Cuneo, musiche di JN Hummel, WA Mozart
Sabato ad Ormea con l'istituto Ghedini di Cuneo, musiche di J.N. Hummel, W.A. Mozart. Una serata classica in collaborazione con il Parco delle Alpi Marittime e i Comuni di Ormea e Briga Alta. Era il 24 novembre 2016 quando una forte perturbazione ...

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 02:11

Concert to explore Italian baroque cello, organ repertoire
Henrietta Post
The program will present works from the earliest stage of the cello's history, with works by Italian baroque composers Domenico Gabrielli, Francesco Geminiani and Giacobbe Cervetto. It will also feature works for cello and organ by J.S. Bach and organ ...

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 17:13

Decoding the music masterpieces: Brahms's Piano Quartet in G minor
The Conversation AU
This perhaps explains why Brahms delayed publishing either a symphony or string quartet, genres where Beethoven excelled. Brahms' early chamber music was mostly written for combinations that also avoid direct comparison with established models and ...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 10:16

VietNamNet Bridge

“Europe Day” Gala Concert in HCM City
VietNamNet Bridge
Celimène Daudet will perform at the European Day concert with W. A. Mozart's Concerto for Piano No. 23. The second part of the show will introduce excerpts of world famous musicals and theater: “Messiah”, “Tosca”, “Nabucco”, “Rusalka”, “Candide”, “Le ...

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 06:43

VIDEO: Gold Medal Organist Jack Mitchener To Perform Classical Pieces at Advent Lutheran Church
The American-made A.E. Schleuter pipe organ of 36 ranks and 2,196 pipes will swell under the proficient touch of the Macon, Georgia organist during the recital at 7550 North Wickham Road in Suntree. Mitchener holds two master's degrees and the Doctor ...

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 00:05

Classical Music: Akron Symphony Chorus' Mother's Day Concert, Cleveland Chamber Choir's 'No Time Like Spring'
Akron Beacon Journal
Claude LeJeune's Revecy venir du printans, Robert Parsons' Ave Maria, J.S. Bach's Motet: Jesu, meine Freude, BWV 227, Leonard Bernstein's Spring Song (The Lark), Morten Lauridsen's Contre qui, rose (Les Chansons des Roses), Cecilia McDowall's A red ...

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 16:42

The Australian

Angela Hewitt: Bach with insight and finesse
The Australian
Canadian pianist Angela Hewitt is indelibly associated with the music of JS Bach. On previous Sydney visits she performed two of his greatest works: the Goldberg Variations and the Well-Tempered Clavier. Bach also comprised the first half of this ...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 10:07

Home Arts Dozens of amateur Charlotte musicians will get to live their dream on...
Charlotte Five
Just how cool would it be to be onstage at the Knight Theater as an orchestra-member-for-the-day of the Charlotte Symphony under the baton of maestro Christopher Warren-Green, performing Tchaikovsky's “1812 Overture”? Pretty darn cool according to ...

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 01:47