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Premiere: Knightstown - 'First Cry'
Clash Magazine
Knightstown is a vehicle for the imagination of Michael Aston, a composer and songwriter of remarkable breadth. Inspired by classical composers such as J.S. Bach, he's also infatuated with left-field electronics and merges the two to create something ...

Google News
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 08:10

Fine music lined up at Hilton Arts Festival
Artslink.co.za News (press release)
Following their highly acclaimed, sold-out performances at the eighth Wakkerstroom Music Festival in Mpumalanga earlier this year, classically trained pianists, Carin van Graan and Chanie Jonker, bring their programme of Johannes Brahms's (1833-1897) ...

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 04:09

Arizona Daily Star

Performing arts scene is loaded with choices
Arizona Daily Star
The program includes Beethoven's 7th and works by Johannes Brahms and Béla Bartók. TSO musicians and Pima Community College faculty members Homero Cerón and Jim Karre perform a program that includes Bach, Stravinsky, Gershwin and Bernstein ...

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 19:08

Black Mountain News

Robin Bullock brings it all back home
Black Mountain News
... Tom Paxton, and he's played and recorded with a "Who's Who" of acoustic artists as well a producing a catalog of acclaimed CDs under his own banner. His most recent recording is an ambitious interpretation for mandolin of J.S. Bach's Suites 1-3 for ...

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 16:16

pharostribune.com

Moore's music: Walton man performing month of weekly organ recitals
pharostribune.com
8, J.S. Bach on Sept. 15, Mozart on Sept. 22 and hymns on Sept. 29. "A lot of organ music can be played in church but there's certain pieces either because they're not quite suitable for church or because of the length, you can't include them in the ...

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 07:19

Delhi HC directs CBI to take all necessary steps to trace JNU student Najeeb Ahmad, missing since October 15, 2016.
Press Trust of India
New Delhi, Sep 5 (PTI) Watching a dapper Matan Fishov in a crisp white shirt and a pair of black trousers, sitting at a classic Boston piano pretty much makes for a pleasant evening, which only gets better when you hear his fingers run through the keys.

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 02:01

Arizona Daily Star

Performing arts scene's loaded with choices
Arizona Daily Star
The program includes Beethoven's 7th and works by Johannes Brahms and Béla Bartók. TSO musicians and Pima Community College faculty members Homero Cerón and Jim Karre perform a program that includes Bach, Stravinsky, Gershwin and Bernstein ...

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 19:08
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 16:13

Illawarra Mercury

Spring Into Corrimal, Latin Film Festival, Bodysurfing titles and more
Illawarra Mercury
Program includes Steve Reich, Handel, JS Bach, Stravinsky, Antony Pitts and Olivier Messiaen. Wollongong Art Gallery from 3pm. Tickets via: http://song.company/dreamers. Pop-up Market & Exhibition. Wollongong's Moving Mountains Gallery hosts their ...

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 05:26

MyStatesman.com

Austin Symphony tries out 15 new selections this season
MyStatesman.com
W.A. Mozart's Symphonie in C No. 28. Taken as a whole, these preserved programs provide a rare look at Austin's cultural, economic and creative evolution. By 1913, Harthan had been replaced as conductor by professor William Besserer. He was followed ...

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 01:12

Community Messiah sing scheduled for November
West Plains Daily Quill
23, 1685; a vintage year for Baroque composers as this was the same year J. S. Bach was born. Handel became a prominent German-British Baroque composer, famous for his operas, oratorios, anthems and organ concertos. Handel received musical ...

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 17:11

The Daily Progress

Brooklyn Rider opens the Charlottesville Chamber Music Festival
The Daily Progress
Listen for works by Giovanni Sollima, Jacobsen, Evan Ziporyn, Kyle Sanna, Tyondai Braxton and J.S. Bach, among others, in a more laid-back setting in which listeners can sit back with a drink and relax. “I hope that the festival can offer people a ...

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 15:10

Hastings and St. Leonards Observer

An extraordinary concert featuring two exceptional pianists
Hastings and St. Leonards Observer
“On Saturday Oliver will play a varied programme including great works J.S.Bach, Richard Wagner and George Gershwin. Tickets for both recitals are available at Hastings Tourist Office, the venue's website: opustheatre.co.uk, and at the Opus Theatre ...

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 04:51

The Bakersfield Californian

CSUB faculty concert honors art of the song
The Bakersfield Californian
A hallmark of the Romantic era, composers such as Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann, Felix Mendelssohn, Hugo Wolf, Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, as well as Strauss, Chausson and many others, set the great poetic works of their time to music; ...

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 22:21

L.A. Weekly

Pacific Opera Project's Lucia di Lammermoor
L.A. Weekly
The merry pranksters at POP are well known for their irreverent makeovers of classic operas, such as relocating Gaetano Donizetti's farcical The Elixir of Love to a 1950s American soda shop or reinventing W.A. Mozart's The Abduction From the Seraglio ...

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 16:37

The Daily Progress

Brooklyn Rider opens the Charlottesville Chamber Music Festival
The Daily Progress
Sunday's event brings the performers to Cabell Hall Auditorium, where Bell, Summers and Brooklyn Rider will team up to perform Luigi Boccherini's “String Quartet in F minor,” Luciano Berio's “Violin Duos” and W.A. Mozart's “Sinfonia Concertante in E ...

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 15:10

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