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  1. 2 PIANOS 4 HANDS to Play Rubicon, 10/15Read the original story

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... virtuoso actors/pianists portray a dazzling range of characters and display piano wizardry featuring the music of Beethoven, Bach, Elton John , Jerry Lee Lewis and others. 2 Pianos 4 Hands opens October 18 with low-priced previews October 15 - 17. ...

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  2. Pianist set to soar with double actRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... at The Brooklyn Theatre." This will be the second of such skilled performances. Romero has also played all the Beethoven sonatas in a cycle of seven recitals in Cape Town and Joburg in the past. A native of San Diego with heritage in Guadalajara, ...

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  3. Colorado Symphony trades busy offseason for big Beethoven openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    Andrew Litton is worked up. High on Beethoven. Down about dress codes. Focused on the future.

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  4. Park Square to Present 33 VARIATIONSRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... genius, obsession and the ability to connect against all odds. Edwin Strout and Karen Landry* play Ludwig van Beethoven and Dr. Katherine Brandt, separated by a continent and a century, but little else. Entertainment Weekly hailed 33 VARIATIONS as ...

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  5. Why does James Rhodes want your old instruments?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Radio Times

    ... into the school gym. At 9am the kids arrived. Five minutes into their lesson, bang-bang-bang-wham! They hear Beethoven's Fifth blaring out of the gym! They all file in, are literally five feet away from a symphony orchestra, and totally speechless." ...

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  6. Classical review: NZ Trio, Q TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... was a sense of pulling back when things needed to surge on and take us to the edge. The evening had set off with Beethoven, and the second of his Opus 1 Trios is very much the work of a young composer. In the occasionally awkward textures of its ...

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  7. Beethoven and Bates Sparks San Francisco SymphonyRead the original story

    Monday | SF Classical Voice

    ... in volume, speed, and overall intensity. It was a spirited concert opener but a funny pairing with the Bates. Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major rounded out the concert, with elegant yet powerful playing by Norwegian soloist Leif Ove ...

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  8. Anna Clyne's Rewind Topped an Asymmetrical Opening Weekend at The FWSORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dallas Observer

    ... a classical season in DFW. In what might be an unpopular move, I've chosen to focus my efforts on Rewind ; surely Beethoven's Triple Concerto and the closing Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 will receive plenty of attention elsewhere--likely in a far ...

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  9. Beethoven opera at Brown TheatreRead the original story

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... the box office at 800-775-7777. More information on the show can also be found at the Kentucky Center website. Beethoven's only opera, Fidelio , features Leonore, the wife of Florestan, a political prisoner facing certain death. To rescue him and ...

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  10. Kentucky Opera Opens 2014-2015 Season With Beethoven's FidelioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Louisville.com

    In a season featuring lesser known operatic works, Kentucky Opera's first production of the 2014-2015 season is Ludwig van Beethoven's sole work in the art form, Fidelio . Both performances, on Friday, September 19 and Sunday, September 21, are at the Brown Theatre at 315 W. Broadway.

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

    Monday | Watford Observer

    ... Bach. Festivities continues on Friday, September 26 with the event's patron, pianist John Lill, playing four of Beethoven's most famous sonatas. The festival concludes on Saturday, September 27 with a recital by the internationally renowned Vertavo ...

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  12. Borodin Quartet 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Age

    ... astonishing audiences with the beauty and intelligence of their playing. The Quartet will perform works by Beethoven, Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky at their Canberra concert on October 2 at Llewellyn Hall. The violist, Igor Naidin, says that they are ...

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  13. Bringing classical sounds to WhistlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2012 | Madison Publishing

    ... of Victoria, graduating with a degree this past spring. "We'll be playing three pieces," said Reid. "A piece by Beethoven, one by Brahms and a third by a contemporary Quebecois composer." She said the trio included the contemporary piece to expose ...

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  14. Sharon Corr loves flying soloRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Northern Scot

    ... and elegant, but I hated the discipline," she admitted. "I was always a bit more rock and roll - whenever I played Beethoven, I wanted to add in my own bits. And I never wanted to be part of an orchestra, I wanted to carve out my own way and that's ...

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  15. The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents the Beethoven Festival with Andre Watts TonightRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The concert will provide a memorable experience for both the life-long lover of classical music as well as the first-time music trialist. "It is always exciting to make music with new colleagues and I am looking forward to my debut with the Ann Arbor Symphony!" said Mr. Watts in anticipation of performing Beethoven's monumental Piano Concerto No.

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  16. The Empire Chamber Orchestra Presents Second Concert TonightRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... U.S and Canada. By popular demand, Bousso has once again invited the young and talented Joseph Morag to perform Beethoven's Violin Concerto. Morag is the Valedictorian of La Guardia High School's class of 2014. He is the winner of several ...

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  17. Sedalia Chorale seeks new membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... from "Fa Una Canzone" or "Sing Me a Song," by Orazio Vecchi and "Gloria in Exelsis Deo," by Mozart to the fun "Beethoven's Wig," based on Beethoven's Fifth Symphony. "Some of these composers people may not recognize, but they will know Bach, Mozart ...

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  18. Gustavo Dudamel leads an embracing performance in ViennaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Los Angeles Times

    Gustavo Dudamel leads well received Rimsky-Korsakov program in Vienna, works yet to be heard from him in L.A. Gustavo Dudamel conducted the Vienna Philharmonic on Wednesday night in a glorious performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's "Scheherazade" to open the 2014-15 season at the Theater an der Wien, built in 1801 and the site of many Beethoven premieres. The cream content in the playing was rich enough to satisfy Viennese demands for high caloric content.

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  19. World Premiere Opens LA Chamber Orchestra's 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Patch.com

    Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra , led by Music Director Jeffrey Kahane, launches its 2014-15 season with the world premiere of a work for strings and percussion by young Australian-born composer Cameron Patrick. Also on the bill is Beethoven's iconic Symphony No.

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  20. Fall classical music preview: Strong performers and quality repertoire make for tough choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Canada.com

    ... September: the incomparable German baritone Christian Gerhaher in a Vancouver Recital Society program of lieder by Beethoven, Haydn, Berg, and Schoenberg. Perhaps less well known in North America than in Europe, he made his memorable VRS debut in ...

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