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Ashland Daily Tidings

Beethoven: The creative genius in everyone
Ashland Daily Tidings
Among other famous winter birthdays we find Ludwig von Beethoven. Even if you don't love his music, it is undeniable that the man gave the world a great gift — soaring music in so many different genres that influenced the musical generation that came ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 22:30

ArtsATL

Review: The ASO hits a flat note on Shubert, then rallies for Beethoven piano concerto
ArtsATL
On Thursday evening at Symphony Hall, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, led by guest conductor Roberto Abbado, performed a concert of music by Rossini, Schubert and Beethoven, featuring guest pianist Jorge Federico Osorio. The program will be repeated ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 14:56

Ole Miss News

Music Professor Returns from Columbia University Fellowship
Ole Miss News
During his research, Peattie paid particular attention to Berio's practice of transcribing the works of other composers, including Johannes Brahms and Gustav Mahler, which has been largely neglected by scholars, he said. The way in which Berio listened ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 13:02

Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet showcases their virtuosity at Jorgensen
UConn Daily Campus
1 in G Minor, Op. 25 by Johannes Brahms. Op. 25 was one of Brahms' first major breakthroughs as a composer, performed in his Vienna debut in 1862. As described in a Concert Talk before the show, Brahms' three quartets are considered vital parts of ...

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Friday, February 16, 2018 - 06:01

Chicago Daily Herald

Celebrate composer's 333rd birthday with 'Bach Around the Clock' March 3
Chicago Daily Herald
Several "Bach Around the Clock" events are celebrated in cities around the country in recognition of the genius of Bach. This concert will feature the amazing musical talent found throughout the Fox Valley and beyond while raising funds in support of ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 21:04

Apalachicola Times

Photo: Beethoven saddles up
Apalachicola Times
Members of the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra perform “Beethoven Meets the Wild West” on Thursday in the Mary and Al Danos Theater on the Nicholls State University campus. [Abby Tabor/Staff -- dailycomet/houmatoday]. Friday. Posted Feb 16, 2018 at 1 ...

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Friday, February 16, 2018 - 14:06

Albany Times Union

Calendar: What's happening this week
Albany Times Union
$30; free, students. http://www.unioncollegeconcerts.org. The career of this Polish ensemble was launched in 2008 upon winning the prestigious ARD competition in Munich. Known for their performances of repertoire new and old, they make their series ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 11:20

Lock Haven Express

Pennsylvania Chamber Orchestra to play 'Best of Beethoven'
Lock Haven Express
The concert will feature Beethoven's Egmont Overture, Piano Concerto No. 2, and Symphony No. 4. Guest artist Jessica Choe will join the orchestra as soloist for the piano concerto. She is resident pianist with the Seattle Symphony and has won numerous ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 02:31

White Bird presents Jessica Lang Dance at the Newmark Theatre
Broadway World
The program ranges from the geometric illusions of Lines Cubed (2012), to the breathtaking costuming of The Calling (2006), which GMB News termed "a surreal essay." The Calling features an enormous billowing dress conceptualized by Lang herself and ...

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Friday, February 16, 2018 - 20:43

Patch.com

Young Violinist To Present First Solo Recital On North Fork
Patch.com
His goal with the concert, he said, is to get of lot of experience and develop as a performer. During his performance Sunday, Ben will present pieces by composers including J. S. Bach, Niccolo Paganini, Henryk Wieniawski, Fritz Kreisler and P. I ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 13:35

Gazette Newspapers

MUSICAL NOTES: Musica Angelica Gives New Interpretation To Beethoven
Gazette Newspapers
The most recent Musica Angelica concert, Saturday night at the Beverly O'Neill Theater, although it featured two familiar works by Beethoven, was as mind-blowing and ear-opening a musical experience as I've encountered recently. Music director Martin ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 09:09

Livemint

Ode to joy: Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra makes Indian debut
Livemint
A few highlights include Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto, Sergei Rachmaninoff's virtuosic Piano Concerto No.2, the dreamy first movement of Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata and Johannes Brahms' famous Hungarian Dance No.5. While the DPO will regale audiences ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 01:14

HottyToddy.com

UM Music Professor Returns from Columbia University Fellowship
HottyToddy.com
During his research, Peattie paid particular attention to Berio's practice of transcribing the works of other composers, including Johannes Brahms and Gustav Mahler, which has been largely neglected by scholars, he said. The way in which Berio listened ...

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Friday, February 16, 2018 - 17:13

Prince William Living (press release) (blog)

Mason Presents the 2018 School of Dance Gala Concert
Prince William Living (press release) (blog)
The program's grand finale is A Brahms Symphony by Lar Lubovitch, a masterwork that premiered 33 years ago in New York City. Set to Johannes Brahms's Symphony No. 3, the piece was later expanded to include an additional fourth movement for American ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 13:15

Nonesuch Records

Nonesuch Events for the Long Weekend of February 16–19
Nonesuch Records
The Guardian, in its four-star review of the UK premiere of Three Pieces After Bach, writes: “The balance of space and intensity was almost perfectly struck in this powerful and thought-provoking gig.” Mehldau's new album, After Bach, is due March 9 on ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 08:43

Arizona Daily Star

Tucson classical concert and opera for Feb. 22- March 2
Arizona Daily Star
Bach Prize Finalists Recital — Holsclaw Hall. Four students selected from the UA Bolton Guitar Studies program will play music by JS Bach for David Russell. 7-8:30 p.m. Feb. 28. $10. 621-1162. tucsonguitarsociety.org. Tucson Symphony Orchestra ...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 18:52

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