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Arts and Entertainment Calendar June 18 - Seacoastonline.com
Seacoastonline.com
DIVERSIONS8TH ANNUAL FATHER'S DAY 5K: Margaritas, 23 Members Way, Dover, Sunday, June 18, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Runners and walkers of all ages and ...

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Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 02:57
Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 11:52

Encelia Chamber Ensemble at Yucca Valley's Hi-Desert Museum
Hi-Desert Star
After a brief intermission, Shannon Morgan Jenkins and Elaine Faulkner Nessola, accompanied by the full Encelia Ensemble, graced us with J.S. Bach's “Double Violin Concerto in D Minor.” This concerto is a standard for concert violinists. These ...

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 19:05

Washington Post

Religion events from around the Washington area
Washington Post
The St. Paul's Adult Masterworks Chorus, directed by organist and choirmaster Jeannine Richardson, will perform “Ein Deutsches Requiem” by Johannes Brahms. Internationally acclaimed bass-baritone James Shaffran and lyric soprano Mary Shaffran will be ...

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 17:11

Themillbrookindependent.com

Bringing the audience to its feet at Bard
Themillbrookindependent.com
Yet I presume most attended the concert for Johannes Brahms' Piano Quartet in G minor (Op.25). Kalichstein prefaced the performance by noting that while most people tend to think of chamber music as small, intimate musical events, that concept is not ...

Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 01:25

Fredericksburg.com

Faith Community Notes
Fredericksburg.com
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Route 206, will host its annual Spring Masterworks Concert, “Ein Deutsches Requiem” by Johannes Brahms, on Sunday at 7:30 p.m. Internationally acclaimed bass-baritone James Shaffran and lyric soprano Mary Shaffran will be ...

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Friday, June 16, 2017 - 23:04

Lokalkompass.de

Mozart-Musik anhören und darüber lesen.
Lokalkompass.de
Weniger bekannt ist – außer bei Musikern – die Förderung von Interpreten der Musik des von 1756 bis 1791 lebenden Komponisten Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, einer besonderen Vorliebe von Bernhard Weik. „Außer der finanziellen Hilfe unterstützt die ...

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 17:54

Susanna Mälkki Returns to Lead Symphony in Beethoven & Stravinsky
Berkeley Daily Planet
On the program were two works by Igor Stravinsky – Scherzo fantastique (1907) and Le Sacre du printemps (1913) – plus Ludwig van Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15 (1795), featuring Garrick Ohlsson as soloist. I attended the Sunday ...

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 14:47

Bryan-College Station Eagle

Winner of Cliburn piano competition to perform in October
Bryan-College Station Eagle
July 1, 7:30 p.m. in Festival Concert Hall, 2017 Texas Festival Orchestra conducted by Yaniv Dinur featuring music by Gioachino Rossini, Johannes Brahms and Antonín Dvorák. $25 for adults, $10 for students. • July 2, 3 p.m. in Festival Concert Hall ...

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Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 01:13

Decoding the music masterpieces: Liszt's Piano Sonata in B minor
NZCity
[Johannes] Brahms played them for me, but they made me utterly wretched ... This is nothing but sheer racket — not a single healthy idea, everything confused, no longer a clear harmonic sequence to be detected there! And now I still have to thank him ...

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Friday, June 16, 2017 - 21:39

Lokalkompass.de

Mozart-Musik anhören und darüber lesen.
Lokalkompass.de
Weniger bekannt ist – außer bei Musikern – die Förderung von Interpreten der Musik des von 1756 bis 1791 lebenden Komponisten Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, einer besonderen Vorliebe von Bernhard Weik. „Außer der finanziellen Hilfe unterstützt die ...

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Friday, June 16, 2017 - 17:54

Adventist Review

Adventist Conductor Wins Important Award
Adventist Review
The Brahms Society of Schleswig-Holstein thus paid tribute to an artist who has contributed to care for the music and the artistic heritage of Johannes Brahms. The Brahms Prize has been awarded since 1988 to important musicians including Leonard ...

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 13:51

Rutland Herald

New Stellaria trio proves stellar
Rutland Herald
The major work on the program, and the major success was Johannes Brahms' Piano Trio No. 1 in B Major, Op. 6 (the composer's usually played 1889 revision). This is glorious Brahms, full of youthful passion and lyricism, as well as a meaty grandeur ...

Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 14:22

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

An Original Pianist Enstprung
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
Many musicians have accepted the A-major Piano Trio, Op. Post., as one of Brahms's own, performing and recording it alongside chamber music indisputably by Johannes Brahms. In 1996 the Beaux Arts Trio recorded it together with the composer's piano ...

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 20:33

Wisconsin Gazette

Brahms 'Requiem' ends Madison Symphony season on a high note
Wisconsin Gazette
This year's choice was Johannes Brahms' A German Requiem, Op. 45 that struck one of the highest notes of what had been a stellar year for the orchestra at Overture Hall this past weekend. Given both the ensemble and the composition, that musical ...

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 17:25

WPLN

Classical Dads: Some of Music's Most Influential Father Figures
WPLN
Over the course of his life, the Baroque master J.S. Bach had 20 children with his first and second wives, although, as was common in the early 18th century, many of them did not survive him. Of those that did, quite a few went on to become composers ...

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 13:39

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