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Oregon Bach Festival looks to the future
AroundtheO
Oregon Bach Festival (OBF) has presented the masterworks of J.S. Bach, and composers inspired by his work, to audiences in Eugene and throughout the State of Oregon for nearly five decades. The annual event began as a collaboration between German ...

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Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 19:03

AltWire (press release) (blog)

[AltWire Interview] Mike Iorio of Elephants Dancing
AltWire (press release) (blog)
[Mike Iorio/Elephants Dancing]: Music has always been an interest to me. Using tones and rhythms to sway a listeners emotions has become my biggest musical drive. I was simply a drummer until my high school music teacher introduced me to J.S. Bach.

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 13:06
Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 11:09

A rare concert of 3 pianos, 3 NC pianists
BlueRidgeNow.com
In addition to Bach's two three-piano concertos in D minor and C major (BWV 1063 and 1064), the program will include the Hendersonville Chamber Orchestra performing Johannes Brahms's 16 Waltzes Op. 39, and Tavernier's solo performance of Ludwig ...

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 09:24

Oregon Bach Festival looks to the future
AroundtheO
Oregon Bach Festival (OBF) has presented the masterworks of J.S. Bach, and composers inspired by his work, to audiences in Eugene and throughout the State of Oregon for nearly five decades. The annual event began as a collaboration between German ...

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 19:03

Review: Classical Masters Festival: The Music of Beethoven, Haydn and Mozart (Saturday) | Fort Worth Symphony ...
TheaterJones Performing Arts News
The program ended with Beethoven's Wellington's Victory, Op. 91. This is an odd piece, to be sure. Harth-Bedoya called it “a thing.” Indeed, it is more defined by what it is not than what it is. The closest definition might be tone poem since it is ...

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 12:56

NewsOK.com

Interviews: Joel Levine plans final season as Oklahoma City Philharmonic music director
NewsOK.com
2,” by Johannes Brahms. He said he is thrilled to reunite with pianist Richard Goode, as well as to develop a program around the Mozart concerto that will feature the soloist. “With 'Invitation to the Dance,' I needed a work that was appropriate to the ...

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Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 10:25

NewsOK.com

Oklahoma City Philharmonic plans final season for Maestro Joel Levine
NewsOK.com
2,” by Johannes Brahms. He said he is thrilled to reunite with pianist Richard Goode, as well as to develop a program around the Mozart concerto that will feature the soloist. “With 'Invitation to the Dance,' I needed a work that was appropriate to the ...

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Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 06:03
Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 17:03

TAPinto.net

Beloved Art Songs: A Cornucopia for Voice and Guitar
TAPinto.net
The program will feature art songs by Henry Purcell, W.A. Mozart, Franz Schubert, Federico Moretti, and Joaquin Rodrigo. Performers include: Lori McCann, soprano, and Darren O'Neill, classical guitar. This performance is part of the On That Note music ...

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Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 12:29

Interviews: Joel Levine plans final season as Oklahoma City Philharmonic music director
NewsOK.com
2,” by Johannes Brahms. He said he is thrilled to reunite with pianist Richard Goode, as well as to develop a program around the Mozart concerto that will feature the soloist. “With 'Invitation to the Dance,' I needed a work that was appropriate to the ...

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 10:25

Economic Times

Here's why the city of music, Vienna wants more Indians to pay a visit
Economic Times
Consider this: Musicians who came to work in the city from other parts of Europe include -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwing van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms, Franz Liszt, Joseph Haydn, Anton Bruckner and Gustave Mahler. Those who were born in ...

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Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 04:16

Cincinnati.com

Chamber Orchestra season finale electrifies
Cincinnati.com
Eckart Preu's concert on Saturday, the last of his inaugural season as music director, continued an inventive formula that has been engagingly successful. It included an interesting program with thematic connections – this time around Beethoven's ...

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 14:31

Runners Try to Beat Beethoven
ErieTVNews
Runners took off from downtown Erie's Perry Square with the sound of the first five notes of Beethoven's 5th symphony. They ran through Erie streets in an attempt to make it to the finish line before the Erie Philharmonic finished the symphony. People ...

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 12:24

A rare concert of 3 pianos, 3 NC pianists
BlueRidgeNow.com
The North Carolina pianists will perform two Baroque concertos composed by J.S. Bach nearly 300 years ago specifically for three pianos and a supporting chamber orchestra — compositions that are both technically and logistically challenging. The ...

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 09:24

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Beethoven and David Zinman bring SummerFest to a wild close
The San Diego Union-Tribune
The La Jolla Music Society's SummerFest triumphantly closed Friday evening with the giddy finale of Beethoven's “Symphony No. 7 in A major, Opus 92.” With so many musicians playing so loudly, it made sense to move the last concert from the lush but ...

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 00:54

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