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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 - 17:25

Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber (subscription)

Virtuoso guitarist comes to Vashon
Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber (subscription)
Critically acclaimed classical guitarist Michael Nicolella will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Episcopal church. The concert will premiere work by Vashon composer Michael Troese as well as music for classical and electric guitar by J.S. Bach ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 13:38

San Francisco Classical Voice

Looking Back for a Way Forward: Jeff Scott's Passion for Bach and Coltrane
San Francisco Classical Voice
Scott's ear-opening composition, the only piece on the program, is made up of eight movements, two named after selections from works by J. S. Bach, three referring to tracks from Coltrane's album A Love Supreme, and three with titles from Spellman's ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 05:44
Monday, June 12, 2017 - 16:38

Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Pianist Constance Leung to perform at Octagon Chapel in Norwich
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
She is currently a freelance concert pianist, accompanist, and piano teacher in London and across the country. The hour long concert will be Sonata in D KV576 by W A Mozart, Kinderszenen Op 15 by Robert Schumann and Miroirs by Maurice Ravel.

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 17:01

California Philharmonic Kicks Off Blockbuster 14th Season at Walt Disney Concert Hall
Pasadena Independent
Johannes Brahms will be making an appearance with his ever famous Fifth Hungarian Dance. Finally, the endlessly talented and stunning, Grammy award winning artist Judith Hill joins the Cal Phil once again, gracing us with both standard and original ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 13:14

San Francisco Examiner

Felder takes on diverse tasks portraying great composers
San Francisco Examiner
Hershey Felder, in Mountain View this month performing his one-man show about Ludwig van Beethoven, calls what he does “the work of a crazy man.” “It's a combination of distinctive things that don't go together naturally,” says the Canadian actor and ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 03:01

Cornell Chronicle

Minimalist composer Steve Reich regales alumni at Reunion
Cornell Chronicle
Austin began with Gregorian chant – a traditional starting point – and worked his way through the death of J.S. Bach, Reich remembers. But then he jumped ahead 150 years, to Stravinsky, Schoenberg and Ellington. “I loved that part of the class,” Reich ...

Monday, June 12, 2017 - 15:43

Norwich Evening News

Pianist Constance Leung to perform at Octagon Chapel in Norwich
Norwich Evening News
The hour long concert will be Sonata in D KV576 by W A Mozart, Kinderszenen Op 15 by Robert Schumann and Miroirs by Maurice Ravel. Keywords: United Kingdom Norwich London · Share article from on facebook. Tweet article from. Share article from on ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 17:01

Chichester Observer

Minerva Ensemble once again grace Festival of Chichester
Chichester Observer
Violinist David Le Page will lead the ensemble through masterpieces of the chamber music repertoire: the glorious F Major String Quintet, Opus 88, of Johannes Brahms; Shostakovich's Quartet No 8, written under extremely-fearful circumstances; and ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 11:04

ResMusica

Brahms capiteux et tragique sous les doigts d'Arcadi Volodos
ResMusica
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) : quatre des huit capricci op. 76, trois intermezzi op. 117, six Klavierstücke op. 118. Arcadi Volodos, piano Steinway. 1 CD Sony Classical. Enregistré au studio Teldex de Berlin en juin 2015 (op. 118), septembre 2016 (op.

Monday, June 12, 2017 - 23:56

Reed Mathis And Electric Beethoven Welcome Aron Magner & Holly Bowling
JamBase
Classical Dance Music project Reed Mathis and Electric Beethoven visited the Northeast over the weekend, where they played Ardmore Music Hall in Ardmore, Pennsylvania on Friday and the Disc Jam Music Festival in Stephentown, New York on Saturday.

Monday, June 12, 2017 - 13:28

Cleveland Scene Weekly

Ohio Light Opera, ChamberFest Cleveland and ENCORE Chamber Music Performances Launch This Week
Cleveland Scene Weekly
“Cycles — Phases” features music by J.S. Bach, John Adams, and Edward Elgar. On Friday the 16th at 8:30 pm, the festivities move to the Bop Stop for Arnold Schoenberg's Cabaret Songs, George Benjamin's Viola, Viola (yep, a piece for two violas ...

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 16:04

Music festival has all the ingredients for best ever
The Westmorland Gazette
Under the revered artistic direction of distinguished founder Renna Kellaway, LDSM 2017 opens in majestic style with the ten sopranos, altos, tenors, basses and 20-piece orchestra of Solomon's Knot performing JS Bach's choral masterpiece Mass in B ...

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 08:53

Oregon ArtsWatch

The Shrinking Oregon Bach Festival
Oregon ArtsWatch
JUDGING by its 2017 program, the Oregon Bach Festival has made substantial cutbacks in programing in the post-Helmuth Rilling era. The German conductor, who co-founded the festival with the University of Oregon's Royce Saltzman in 1971, retired in ...

Monday, June 12, 2017 - 20:31

A first-class music festival
Cyprus Mail
... on Thursday, will bring together a number of internationally acclaimed musicians to perform the Duo for Violin and Vila No.1, K.423 by Mozart, Piano Trio No.1 in D minor, Op.49 by Felix Mendelssohn and Piano Quartet No.1 in G minor by Johannes Brahms.

Monday, June 12, 2017 - 12:40

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