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Programs set for Chamber Music Festival
HollandSentinel.com
The composers they will feature in this concert will range from Joseph Haydn and Johannes Brahms to the celebrated contemporary composer Mark O'Connor. While in Saugatuck for the festival, the Kontras Quartet will offer an educational concert for ...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 15:13

Palo Alto Online

Roll over, Beethoven
Palo Alto Online
The great composer Ludwig van Beethoven is a larger-than-life figure in musical history and popular culture. He's the archetypal tortured genius, the stuff compelling music bios are made of. The son of an abusive, alcoholic father, he created an ...

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 12:53

Agenda.ge

Violinist Lisa Batiashvili, cellist Gautier Capucon set for Tbilisi concert for disabled kids
Agenda.ge
... led by conductor Nikoloz Rachveli for the event at Tbilisi State Opera House. Set to be held on June 17, the concert will see the two acclaimed performers and the Tbilisi orchestra perform works by Sergei Prokofiev, Antonin Dvorak and Johannes Brahms.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 10:28

Manchester Ink Link (press release) (registration) (blog)

Symphony NH Announces 2017-18 Season: The Year of Beethoven
Manchester Ink Link (press release) (registration) (blog)
NASHUA, NH – Symphony NH announces its 2017-18 season: The Year of Beethoven, to include Dvořák's New World Symphony, Grammy Award Winning Soprano Christine Brewer, Holiday Pops with Americana band Act of Congress, Beethoven's Violin ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 21:20

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)

'Night Music,' night sky in Waldoboro
Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)
This year's program was initially inspired by an affection they all share for “Eine kleine Nachtmusik,” W.A. Mozart's serenade for strings. It's a piece familiar to many for its use as background music, said Sophie, but many haven't had, or taken, the ...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 15:06

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Techne Music Festival in its fifth year at Moravian College
Allentown Morning Call
Having completed J.S. Bach's entire opus of organ works in an 18-part series which ended June 2, you might think Stephen Williams, organist of the Cathedral Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, would be ready to pack it up and head for the beach. But ...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 12:32

Periódico La República (Costa Rica)

Obras de Mozart y Beethoven se escucharán en el Teatro Nacional
Periódico La República (Costa Rica)
La cita será a las 4.30 p.m. en el Foyer, espacio donde la agrupación presentará un repertorio de autores como Dimitri Kabalevski, W.A. Mozart, Vinicio Meza, Ludwig van Beethoven y Sergei Prokoffiev. Este Coro de Flauta forma parte de los nueve ...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 02:23

Elmira Star-Gazette

Chamber music festival kicks off with Abel Family concert
Elmira Star-Gazette
The all-German program begins at 7:30 p.m. features members of the Manhattan Chamber Orchestra performing Mozart's “Eine Kleine Nachtmusik”; Haydn's “Serenade”; J.S. Bach's “Suite of Dances”; Johann Strauss' “Thunder and Lightning Polka,” ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 20:57

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)

'Night Music,' night sky in Waldoboro
Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)
This year's program was initially inspired by an affection they all share for “Eine kleine Nachtmusik,” W.A. Mozart's serenade for strings. It's a piece familiar to many for its use as background music, said Sophie, but many haven't had, or taken, the ...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 15:06

Wymondham singers get to New York's famous Carnegie Hall
Norwich Evening News
The singers performed the epic piece A German Requiem (Ein deutsches Requiem) by Johannes Brahms. The members of the Wymondham group were able to take part after chairman Elizabeth Fletcher was contacted by the DCINY last year to se if anyone ...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 11:09

la Nouvelle République

Josquin des Prés aime Johannes Brahms
la Nouvelle République
Cette œuvre, qui a fait la célébrité de Johannes Brahms et qui sera déclinée en quatre concerts, du 23 au 28 juin par l'Ensemble Josquin des Prés, peut être divisée artificiellement en deux parties. D'abord, la description des misères et de la ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 23:46

Echonetdaily

A Passion for Music
Echonetdaily
This weekend they present The Passion According to St Matthew by JS Bach, and Adagio for Strings by Barber. Ian Knowles spoke with The Echo about how they make the music. Tell me a little about the history of the Amatori choir? Around the turn of the ...

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 19:30

Palo Alto Online

Roll over, Beethoven
Palo Alto Online
The great composer Ludwig van Beethoven is a larger-than-life figure in musical history and popular culture. He's the archetypal tortured genius, the stuff compelling music bios are made of. The son of an abusive, alcoholic father, he created an ...

and more »
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 12:53

The Guardian

Igor Levit review – bold Beethoven piano cycle comes to an outstanding end
The Guardian
Igor Levit's performances of Beethoven's 32 piano sonatas at the Wigmore Hall have stretched from early last autumn to the start of the summer. Individually and cumulatively, they have provided one of the most compelling experiences of the current ...
Concert review: Igor Levit at Wigmore Hall, W1The Times (subscription)

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 10:44

News at Rider

Summer Sing: Mozart's Requiem in D Minor
News at Rider
You become the choir to sing W.A. Mozart's Requiem in D Minor with conductor Anthony J. Maglione. Bring your own score or borrow one of ours. Conductor/Composer Anthony J. Maglione is a graduate of Westminster Choir College of Rider University, East ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 21:48

Daily Sabah

Istanbul an opera stage for 10 days
Daily Sabah
The two-week festival kicked off with "The Abduction from the Seraglio," the famous opera of W. A. Mozart performed by Yekta Kara yesterday. The joyful music composed by Mozart, inspired by the lives and music of the Ottomans, is one of the must-sees ...

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 17:30

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