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  1. Pete McMartin: The East Asian grip on the Western canonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Canada.com

    ... email, she extended an invitation to attend a piano recital to be performed by her 15-year-old son. He would be playing Bach, Mozart, Gershwin, Prokofiev and Rachmaninoff, giants of the Western musical canon. "Without boring you with too many ...

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  2. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Receives a $2 Million Dollar Pledge from Randy and Melvin BerlinRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Jay Henderson, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association , announced today that CSOA Trustee Randy Berlin and her husband, Melvin, have pledged $2 million to the CSOA to create the Randy and Melvin Berlin Family Fund for the Canon. This gift provides support for artistic excellence in the programming of core orchestral repertoire by German and Austro-Hungarian composers-such as Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Mozart, Schubert and Schumann-for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra .

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  3. Berliner Philharmoniker Releases Recording of Bach's St John Passion on DVD and Blu-ray TodayRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Berliner Philharmoniker releases its live recording of Bach 's spiritual and dramatic St John Passion, conducted by Sir Simon Rattle and staged by Peter Sellars, in a box set comprising both DVD and Blu-Ray, today, September 19. The linen-bound hardcover edition from the orchestra's new in-house label, Berliner Philharmoniker Recordings, features St John Passion in the best possible picture and sound quality with extensive bonus material, including an interview with Sir Simon Rattle and Peter Sellars, an introduction to the work by Chorus Master Simon Halsey, and a comprehensive booklet with photos . The set is available from and Arkiv Music .

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  4. Guitarist Jason Vieaux highlights Cleveland Classical Guitar Society's showcase concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Aurora Advocate

    Vieaux performs in his hometown of Cleveland amid a tour that includes Lincoln Center as well as other stops in North America, South America, and Europe. His 12th CD "Bach: Vol.

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  5. Maine State Ballet Presents Firebird and Bach Concerti October 10-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Friday, Oct. 10, 2014 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. FALMOUTH, Maine - The Maine State Ballet will present two beautifully contrasting ballets choreographed by the acclaimed Linda MacArthur Miele - Stravinsky's "The Firebird" and the "Bach Concerti" on the weekends of October 10 and October 17. "The Firebird" is an intimate, dramatic piece featuring Elizabeth Dragoni in the title role, while "Bach Concerti" is a series of four selections featuring more formal, classical choreography for over twenty dancers.

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  6. Take 5: Margot MarlattTake 5: Margot MarlattFive questions for Margot ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Journal and Courier

    ... Chamber Music Society has a total of six concerts this fall and spring, including a centerpiece performance of Bach's famous Brandenburg Concerti on Jan. 11 at Fowler Hall. Marlatt took the time to speak to the Journal & Courier to explore the ...

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  7. IVCI Classical Finals - day oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Nuvo.net

    In 1775 Mozart wrote all five of his violin concertos at age 19. The first two are little more than homages to the "style galant," after Johann Christian Bach. The last three are Mozartean masterpieces, among the finest works the composer had written by then.

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  8. Bach, Boulez and ballet highlight new Cleveland Orchestra season: Classical music preview 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Cleveland.com

    ... Harvey, soprano; Iestyn Davies, countertenor; Nicholas Phan, tenor; Hanno Muller-Brachmann, bass Notes: A two-week "Bach in Focus" festival begins with one of the composer's grandest works, the Mass in B Minor. Included in the series: a public Bach ...

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  9. Apollo's Fire Launches Its 24th Season With Bach's Birthday ...Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Apollo's Fire, the Cleveland Baroque Orchestra kicks off the 2014-15 Season with a festive celebration of J.S. Bach's "Orchestral Fireworks," launching a season that will celebrate Bach's 330th birthday throughout the year. In these opening concerts, the group will unveil three great Bach pieces never yet played by Apollo's Fire: Concerto in C minor for Two Harpsichords, BWV 1060 , What began as enormous growth spurt for the 20th anniversary season in 2010-11, has now been confirmed as a continuing trend over four years.

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  10. Joshua Bell Presents BACH, Available 9/30Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Now, Sony Classical is excited to announce that Bell has for the first time recorded the masterpieces of J.S. Bach with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields. In his third season now as their music director, Bell performs Bach's sublime Violin ...

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  11. Presenting a figurative feast of celebrated musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Canada.com

    ... local orchestra. As far as A Night of Beethoven goes, Sawa explains that the lauded composer, who often is ranked with Bach and Brahms as among the greatest of all all-time, is often deemed the most revered and influential. "For 200 years ...

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  12. Evening of classical music Nov. 8 to benefit Mountainside LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Jersey Journal

    Allen Won, a Mountainside, resident and renowned saxophonist, will perform classical works with piano accompaniment to benefit the Mountainside Public Library. The concert will be held at The Community Presbyterian Church of Mountainside on Saturday, Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. The program will include works by JS Bach, Rachmaninov, and Schumann, as well as pieces created especially for saxophone and piano.

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  13. Booker T. revs up for Monterey Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | SFGate

    ... at Indiana University while playing with the house band at Stax. A: I was fortunate. For my graduation, I scored a Bach fugue, and then another day I would be in the studio writing lead sheets for Otis Redding and Sam and Dave. Q: When you played ...

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  14. South-American guitar music recital at APSUSouth-American guitar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    ... guitar and cello by Radames Gnattali. Yates is known for his best-selling music editions and internationally-acclaimed Bach recording, along with his widely published scholarly articles (that have been published in ten languages). He has also ...

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  15. Alain Johannes, Part 2: 'I'm Totally Happy Walking To The Gig From...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... of Natasha's creativity. She had a very orchestral mind and could sit down and start improvising in the style of Bach or Beethoven and you would think it's one of the pieces you just haven't heard. Natasha was obviously a huge inspiration for you. ...

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  16. Add another string to your bow at the Sarratt Festival of Music 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Watford Observer

    ... the amazing jazz violinist Christian Garrick returns by popular demand, to perform a programme titled Beginning with Bach. Festivities continues on Friday, September 26 with the event's patron, pianist John Lill, playing four of Beethoven's most ...

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  17. Brad Mehldau & Chris ThileRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Village Voice

    Pianist Brad Mehldau and mandolinist Chris Thile have cultivated omnivorous tastes from Bach to Dylan to Radiohead, and their virtuosic covers have a way of not only honoring the source, but enriching it. Jazz and bluegrass have an often overlooked improvisatory link, and listening to them deconstruct and reconstitute Dylan's "Don't Think Twice, It's All Right" and Fiona Apple's "Fast As You Can" exposes a harmonic richness beneath the surface.

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  18. Booker T. Jones, who carries the Stax torch, will perform at the Monterey Jazz Festival.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | SFGate

    ... at Indiana University while playing with the house band at Stax. A: I was fortunate. For my graduation, I scored a Bach fugue, and then another day I would be in the studio writing lead sheets for Otis Redding and Sam and Dave. Q: When you played ...

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  19. Period violinist Rachel Podger to play opening concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Uttoxeter Advertiser

    ... as a leading musician of the music of the Baroque and Classical periods. Brecon Baroque specialises in the music of JS Bach and his contemporaries, mostly as a one-to-a-part ensemble based on the Cafe Zimmerman ensemble which Bach himself directed. ...

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  20. Bach's music fills church pews with twist from organistRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Hays Daily News

    The joyous "good vibrations" of Bach filled First Presbyterian Church on Friday night, channelled through the hands of Judith Ofcarcik. And with a new season of Fort Hays State University music and theater in its first week, there is much for the Hays community to look forward to.

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