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Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 20:02

Hampstead and Highgate Express

Stephen Hough plays Debussy, Beethoven and Schumann at Henrietta Barnett School
Hampstead and Highgate Express
But he's booked to play Beethoven's Emperor Concerto with a symphony orchestra in Mumbai. And he tells me he agreed to go “because I've always wanted to. My grandfather once lived in Bombay as it then was, working for the steel industry; and my father ...

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 06:04

The Nation

Symphonic double strike
The Nation
The Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra will on the evening of October 14 be presenting Franz Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No 2 in C sharp minor, Edvard Grieg's “Peer Gynt Suite” and Johannes Brahms' Symphony No 4 in E minor, Opus 98.

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 14:13

Your Niskayuna (registration) (blog)

Playing suite music: Cellists tackle works of Bach
Your Niskayuna (registration) (blog)
J.S. Bach composed the six suites in the early 18th century, but they were not widely known until nearly 200 years later. There are no surviving copies that bear his signature. The earliest copies were made by his wife and were originally thought to be ...

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 09:40

YourErie

Running to Beat Beethoven
YourErie
Hundreds of runners took part in a 5k race but this isn't your average 5k. Runners of the annual Beat Beethoven 5k raced the music of Beethoven's 5th symphony. Members of the Erie Philarmonic Orchestra played the symphony live at Perry Square as the ...

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 19:17

Artist touches young hearts with sound of music
The Lawton Constitution
Accompanied by LPO Conductor Jon Kalbfleisch on piano, Kim played several pieces composed by the likes of Johannes Brahms and Ned Rorem. He also shared with students stories about his violin, a valuable work of art crafted in Italy in 1757, and also ...

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 03:00

North Country Chorus Invites Singers
Caledonian Record
North Country Chorus will begin weekly rehearsals for its fall season on Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 7:15 p.m. in the band room of the Morse Center for the Arts at St. Johnsbury Academy. The group will perform JS Bach's Christmas Oratorio on Dec. 1, 2 and 3 at ...

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 13:14

Sussex Express

Falmer
Sussex Express
... for Autumn on Saturday September 2 at 5.30pm with John Bruzon, playing piano compositions from Bach and Liszt, this internationally-acclaimed pianist makes his debut recital at St Laurence with a programme of Liszt and Liszt's arrangements of JS Bach.

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 09:00

Krakow Post

RADIO FREE KRAKOW: A Satirical Summer Playlist
Krakow Post
... FOOT FOUR AND FULL OF MUSCLES); Can't stop the felling – JANEK TIMBERCUT; Crazy little thing called law – THE POLISH VOTERS. And a special bonus for classical music buffs: 17. La ci darem la chainsaw – W.A. MOZART (from PAN GIOVANNI).

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 12:35

Artist touches young hearts with sound of music
The Lawton Constitution
Accompanied by LPO Conductor Jon Kalbfleisch on piano, Kim played several pieces composed by the likes of Johannes Brahms and Ned Rorem. He also shared with students stories about his violin, a valuable work of art crafted in Italy in 1757, and also ...

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 03:00

events.at

WA Mozart - die großen Arien, Violinkonzert
events.at
Mozarts große Arien aus “Die Zauberflöte”, “Le nozze di Figaro” und “Don Giovanni”im Violinen-Doppel unterhalten spannend und launig. Die international gefragten Künstlerinnen Tomoko Mayeda und Miharu Gartmayer führen Jung und Alt durch die Welt ...

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 11:06

Financial Times

Johannes Brahms: Piano Sonata No 3 — 'classical poise'
Financial Times
“It's like when you have a vision of a huge mountain from far away,” says Nelson Freire about returning to Brahms's F Minor Piano Sonata after a gap of 50 years. “By getting close you begin to notice all kinds of trees and rivers which are part of it ...

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 08:18
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Friday, August 25, 2017 - 18:04

Great Falls Tribune

Former Cascade Quartet member returns for concert
Great Falls Tribune
The second half begins with Johannes Brahms' first violin sonata in G major. It borrows motifs from the composer's song “Regenlied,” which calls on the rain to bring back dreams of childhood, and tenderness imbues the music. Ending on a lighter note ...

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 11:05

Darlington and Stockton Times

North Yorkshire music event has everything from passion to puppets
Darlington and Stockton Times
Royal Northern Sinfonia returns to Ripon Cathedral on Friday, September 22, in a programme featuring J S Bach's Brandenburg Concertos 3 and 4, and the famous Suite no 2 in B minor with virtuoso flautist, Adam Walker. The concert ends with Beethoven's ...

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 05:05

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