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UST orchestra, CCP team up for Brahms Meets Disney
Tempo
... Symphony Orchestra (USTSO), in partnership with the Cultural Center of the Philippines, will present “Brahms Meets Disney” on Saturday at the CCP building. The orchestra will play the Academic Festival Overture Op 80 which Johannes Brahms composed ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 18:03

Glens Falls Post-Star

Violin recital to benefit Harvey victims
Glens Falls Post-Star
"I will be performing J.S. Bach 'Partita No.III in E Major' and S. Prokofiev 'Sonata for Solo Violin' along with N. Paganini's 'Caprice No.24' and F. Kreisler's 'Recitative and Scherzo,'" Kolarova said. "I will also be performing a very unique piece by ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 14:45

Grand Haven Tribune

Top 5 things to do this weekend
Grand Haven Tribune
(3) Lake Michigan Guitar Duo — 3-4 p.m. Sunday at Spring Lake District Library, 123 E. Exchange St. Celebrated guitarists Paul Vondiziano and David Martin will perform compositions by J.S. Bach, Astor Piazzolla and Alfonso Montes during this free ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 12:25

Fine Arts on First
Kenosha News
His program will include works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Frederic Chopin, Maurice Ravel, Johannes Brahms and Alberto Ginastera. He is also a pianist-pedagogue and frequently gives lectures and masterclasses on piano pedagogy and has been ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 05:42

CSO's Concerts for Kids Explores THE LIFE & TIMES OF BEETHOVEN, 10/22
Broadway World
As part of the CSO's Concerts for Kids series, CSO Music Director Rossen Milanov and the Columbus Symphony have teamed up with the acting troupe Really Inventive Stuff to present "The Life & Times of Beethoven" at the Ohio Theatre on Sunday, October ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 17:59

Philly.com

At Penn, Daedalus boldly embarks on the full Beethoven string-quartet cycle
Philly.com
After a certain point with Beethoven, there is no trail, no map, and only a few distorted points of reference. And then, near the summit? “Some of the craziest music ever written,” says Daedalus violinist Min-Young Kim, whose ensemble has now played ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 13:26

Deutsche Welle

Beethoven and Deutsche Welle bring young German and Ukrainian musicians together
Deutsche Welle
The concerts in Lviv and the Ukrainian capital of Kiev in late August were a success, but "playing in Germany and in Beethoven's birthplace is an entirely different challenge," admits 12-year-old Olga Tytarenko, a gifted violinist and the orchestra's ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 11:11

Petaluma Argus Courier

Lager Than Life: Beer on tap in movies, music and literature
Petaluma Argus Courier
I'll be the first to buy a ticket!), there are a number of other examples of beer-related classical music, the most famous being Johannes Brahms' “Academic Festival Overture.” In 1879, the great German composer was informed by the University of Breslau ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 03:02

KLCC FM Public Radio

Secrecy Around Conductor Firing Could Hurt Bach Festival
KLCC FM Public Radio
Ever since the Oregon Bach Festival last month announced the surprise termination of Artistic Director Matthew Halls, there's been international reaction and speculation. The secrecy surrounding Hall's departure has done damage to the reputation of the ...

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Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 17:54

MyToba

Brandon's Own Kerry DuWors Will Play Beethoven
MyToba
WINNIPEG, MB. – Brandon's very own Kerry DuWors will open the new Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra season in Brandon at the Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium, Sep 17 at 3:00 pm. DuWors will play Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D Major with WSO ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 12:52

MassLive.com

Springfield's Faith United Church kicks off fourth annual concert series to benefit area charities
MassLive.com
On Sunday, organist Scott Bailey will present a program of music by J.S. Bach, showcasing the Rogers organ at Faith United Church. Bailey is a staff accompanist and coach at Westfield State University and the music director at the Episcopal Church of ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 11:10

Arkansas Online

ENTERTAINMENT NOTES
Arkansas Online
Organist Thomas Alexander will play a brief recital on Christ Church's Nichols & Simpson organ that includes the Fantasia in c minor, BWV 562, by J.S. Bach; Partita on "Lift high the cross" by Charles Callahan; Le Banquet Celeste by Olivier Messiaen ...

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Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 03:02

Ashland Daily Tidings

Repertory Singers to launch New Works Festival
Ashland Daily Tidings
But the most important has to be J.S. Bach. He is who I listen to when I'm in trouble. JG: What has been gratifying about the last (2017) season? PF: So many great things happened last year. Artistically, the singers were consistently able to get ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 17:27

New Westminster Kantorei Recording
News at Rider
Lumina's repertoire spans the mystical 12th-century chant of Hildegard von Bingen through works by J.S. Bach, Henry Purcell and Thomas Tallis through Felix Mendelssohn and Josef Rheinberger. Lumina is the debut solo recording by Westminster Kantorei, ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 12:36

WSYM-TV

College of Music presents an evening of Baroque masterpieces
WSYM-TV
The highly praised early music ensemble, which specializes in Baroque music, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21 in MSU Auditorium's Fairchild Theatre. The concert will include two quartets by Telemann and works by his contemporary, J.S. Bach, and his ...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 11:01

Arkansas Online

ENTERTAINMENT NOTES
Arkansas Online
Organist Thomas Alexander will play a brief recital on Christ Church's Nichols & Simpson organ that includes the Fantasia in c minor, BWV 562, by J.S. Bach; Partita on "Lift high the cross" by Charles Callahan; Le Banquet Celeste by Olivier Messiaen ...

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Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 02:57

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