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Pacific Symphony's 39th Season Launches With Beethoven's Mighty Fifth Symphony
Broadway World
Pacific Symphony's 39th season is off and soaring like a heaven-bound rocket, beginning with a grand opening to remember! Featuring Beethoven's Symphony No. 5, "Don Juan" by Strauss, and selections from Wagner's "Die Walküre," from the composer's ...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 21:57

HamletHub

Sing with The Fairfield County Chorale!
HamletHub
It's a fun relaxed read-through of selections from G.F. Handel's Messiah and J.S. Bach's Mass in B Minor. Enjoy a wine and cheese reception with members of the chorale and their dynamic music director, David Rosenmeyer. And consider joining the chorale ...

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 13:28

The Guardian

Hear Berlin Philharmonic musicians play – for free
The Guardian
The orchestra itself is, of course, world famous, with a pedigree that boasts guest performances by Richard Strauss and Johannes Brahms. Since 2002, the pit has been presided over by British conductor Simon Rattle, boosting its global reputation. As a ...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 06:49

Bendigo Advertiser

There Will Be Blood review: MSO brings hard-edged grace to Greenwood score
Bendigo Advertiser
Johannes Brahms'??? Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 77: III, a triumphant and unwieldy tune that ends the film, was wrestled into place by violinist Riley Skevington, who though sometimes drowned out by the orchestra and occasionally rushed among the ...

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 11:57
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Putnam County News and Recorder (subscription)

Doansburg Ensemble To Feature Chamber Orchestra Saturday
Putnam County News and Recorder (subscription)
3, Symphony in A Major by W.A. Mozart, and Carl Stamitz's Concerto in G Major. The Doansburg Chamber Orchestra consists of accomplished musicians who have been heard at major performance venues around the world, including Carnegie Hall, the ...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 10:15

Andrew Blanch Announces Australia/New Zealand Tour
Broadway World
"The first half is dedicated exclusively to South American music, while the second half goes 'beyond' as they say with works by JS Bach, Ross Edwards, and Francisco Tarrega. The concert provides a smattering of the guitar's beloved favourites, mixed in ...

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 05:59

New Recording of Beethoven Piano Concerti Nos. 3 & 5 Now Available on Decca Records
Broadway World
A new recording of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor and Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, Op. 73, "Emperor" is now available on Decca Records (8808678135671) featuring acclaimed conductor JoAnn Falletta leading the Buffalo ...

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 07:21

Pasadena Now

Clazzical Notes Presents 3 Generations of Women Gifted in Jazz, Latin POP, Opera and Broadway
Pasadena Now
or like Fanny Mendelssohn and Anna Magdalena Bach, were overshadowed by a brother or husband. (An assertion in 2014 that Anna Magdalena composed several of JS Bach's more acclaimed works set off a firestorm.) Even today, American audiences ...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 15:36

The Daily Progress

5 things to go out and do (for the week of 08.31.17)
The Daily Progress
While it was J.S. Bach who composed the Goldberg Variations, it was the mercurial Glenn Gould whose recordings (both in 1956 and then again in 1982) enabled the work to retain a contemporary sheen. And now at JMU's recital hall, the Monticello String ...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 09:15

Bowdoin Opens Academic Year with 216th Convocation Ceremony
Bowdoin (press release) (blog)
The College's annual Convocation ceremony, marking the official opening of its 216th academic year, was held August 29, 2017, in Pickard Theater, Memorial Hall. In his “Opening of the College” address, President Clayton S. Rose took the opportunity to ...

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 22:05

New Recording of Beethoven Piano Concerti Nos. 3 & 5 Now Available on Decca Records
Broadway World
A new recording of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor and Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, Op. 73, "Emperor" is now available on Decca Records (8808678135671) featuring acclaimed conductor JoAnn Falletta leading the Buffalo ...

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 07:21

Runners invited to Beat Beethoven 5K
Herald-Whig
QUINCY -- Beat Beethoven 5K run/walk, a fundraiser for Symphony of Trees, will be held at 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, at Wavering Park baseball field by the North 36th St. entrance. At the start of the race, Beethoven's Fifth Symphony will begin playing.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 13:42

Streekgids.nl (Blog)

Lochem 8 sept – Goldbergvariaties van JS Bach in Grote of St.- Gudulakerk
Streekgids.nl (Blog)
LOCHEM – Op vrijdag 8 september om 20.00 speelt klavecinist Jan Kleinbussink de Goldbergvariaties van J.S. Bach in de Grote of St.- Gudulakerk. Barokmuziek is een taal en Bach een meesterverteller. De Goldberg-variaties zijn een waar hoogtepunt van ...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 08:02

TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Review: Classical Masters Festival: The Music of Beethoven, Haydn and Mozart (Sunday) | Fort Worth Symphony ...
TheaterJones Performing Arts News
In this case, the term “classical” is used in its narrower sense, to refer specifically to the music of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and their lesser contemporaries; this is the music in many ways at the heart of the larger “classical” repertoire, and it ...

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 15:55

The Boston Globe

A joy-filled Tanglewood finale with BSO, Beethoven's Ninth - The ...
The Boston Globe
LENOX — Beethoven's Ninth Symphony has become a Boston Symphony Orchestra last-concert tradition at Tanglewood — as indispensable as fireworks with ...
Beethoven's Ninth, as if new | The Berkshire Eagle | Pittsfield ...Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
Taking Stock: Last Weekend at Tanglewood - The Boston Musical ...The Boston Musical Intelligencer
'E.T.' and some hits and misses at Tanglewood | The Daily GazetteThe Daily Gazette

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 00:20

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