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  1. Itzhak Perlman presents his first solo recital in Nashville in nearly 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

    ... the Schermerhorn Symphony Center, where he'll join pianist Rohan De Silva to perform music by Vivaldi, Schumann, Beethoven and Ravel, among others. One of the most recognizable figures in contemporary classical music, Perlman has been a Kennedy ...


  2. Multitasking with Mozart: Justin Brown to conduct, solo in concertoRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... filled. That was Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 27 in B flat. Then came concertos by Shostakovich (2006, 2010, 2013), Beethoven (2009), and Mozart again in 2012. in 2011, he performed a musical tightrope act by playing and conducting two movements of ...


  3. Epic Fifth Symphony to Open Andrés Orozco-Estrada's 3 Weeks of Beethoven, 11/13Read the original story

    18 hrs ago |

    On November 13-16, Houston audiences will experience a powerful opening to the 3 Weeks of Beethoven , a multi-weekend celebration of Beethoven's music, led by new Music Director Andrs Orozco-Estrada. Andrs lends his unique blend of passion and electricity to 11 thrilling performances over three weeks, which begin a larger three-year cycle of all nine Beethoven symphonies between the 2014-15 and 2016-17 seasons.


  4. Princeton Pro Musica Journeys Through 19th-century German MusicRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Town Topics

    ... warmed up the audience with a solo violinist and orchestra, as Owen Dalby played the Romance in G by Ludwig van Beethoven. Beginning with clean double-stops, Mr. Dalby made the intricate but lyrical melody sound easy, maintaining a graceful dialog ...


  5. Fresh Classics: New faces, new sounds on stage at St. Cecilia's opening chamber music concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 6, is even titled "Classical Traditions" and will feature works by Mozart and Beethoven. But David Finckel and Wu Han, the husband and wife artistic directors of the program, are also advocates of young, emerging talent ...


  6. Michael Francis puts the Mozart in Mainly Mozart the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... works, but their connection with Mozart is clear, whether it's Bach, who was a profound influence on Mozart, or Beethoven, who was profoundly influenced by Mozart. "Mozart seems to represent all aspects of humanity so effortlessly," said Francis. ...


  7. Reviews: Highlights of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mercury

    GERMAN pianist Bernd Glemser is a regular visitor to our shores and he continues to astonish audiences with the virtuosity and stylistic awareness of his playing. His Haydn Sonata in E minor, Hob XVI:34 was fleet and nimble, while the Beethoven Sonata No 30 in E, Op 109 was appropriately larger scale, but with no sense of heaviness.


  8. Hagen Quartet Makes Segerstrom Center Debut TonightRead the original story

    Monday |

    ... famous quartet," (Neue Zu?rcher Zeitung) comes on the heels of its 30th season, which was devoted to the complete Beethoven string quartets. The Hagen Quartet starts their extensive touring in the 2014 - 2015 season with a Mozart cycle, featuring ...


  9. Foreign guests underachieve in BA concertsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... old tangos and Alpine folk melodies in 20 minutes of pretty obvious music, even if there are some added effects. Beethoven's Trio No 2, Op.1 No 2, was written in Bonn just prior to the composer's change of residence to Vienna; he brought the three ...


  10. World famous pianist Leotta marks a special evening at CCP on Nov. 11Read the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Philippines Today

    Internationally famous Italian pianist Christian Leotta who is hailed as one of the major Beethoven soloist of our time will perform at the Cultural Center of the Philippines on Nov. 11 at 7:30 p.m. at the Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino in Pasay City. This time, Leotta will regale the Filipino audience with "An Evening With Christian Leotta: From Bach to the Romantic Piano of Schubert, Rossini and Beethoven.


  11. Making a 'joyful noise' as a familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... that they have chosen for the concert: a classical, Baroque Vivaldi concerto, a Mozart duet, Marcel will play Beethoven's "Moonlight Sonata," Todd and Marcel will perform a bassoon sonata by Lachner, Cheryl will sing two contemporary pieces, "Give ...


  12. 'Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved' plays with remix cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Los Angeles Times

    ... interpretation of the experimental but venerable brand, is that of Lady Gaga. This is dangerous territory. Beethoven is timeless, but "Applause" is already dated, its glittery melodic tendrils firmly gripping 2013. Of course, those who own the Xbox ...


  13. Melbourne Festival review: Aurora Orchestra and ANAM collaboration achieves rich harmonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | The Age

    The major exercise presented by Melbourne Festival guests the Aurora Orchestra, Saturday evening's concert found the British visitors in collaboration with musicians from the Australian National Academy of Music. Conductor Nicholas Collon led his combined forces in a milestone Beethoven symphony, the Three Places in New England orchestral set by Ives, which quotes another Beethoven symphony, and Brett Dean's Testament , meditating on the German master's moving Heiligenstadt document/will and citing the first Razumovsky quartet.


  14. The Richmond Symphony Presents Beethoven Lives Upstairs TodayRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 |

    Join us at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage today, October 25 at 11am for the world famous production of Beethoven Lives Upstairs . The concert features a lively exchange of letters between young Christoph and his uncle discussing the "madman" who has moved into the upstairs apartment of Christoph's Vienna home.


  15. Playdate: We're livestreaming 'Fantasia: Music Evolved' on Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Engadget

    ... the classic animated movie of the same name and has them remixing pop songs and classical tracks from the likes of Beethoven and Dvorak with rhythmic gesture controls. Sounds pretty neat on paper, right? But, it's natural to be skeptical of the ...


  16. Review: SPCO's new artistic director Denk delivers dark MozartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | TwinCities

    ... His interpretation of the composer's 20th Piano Concerto bore tones of trepidation and menace and unleashed a Beethoven-flavored fury seldom found in a Mozart work. Bearing the comparison out was a concert-closing, conductorless performance of ...


  17. Jeremy Denk debuts as SPCO Artistic PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Star Tribune

    ... entire program, heard Friday morning at Ordway Center in St. Paul, had a nice coherence, concluding as it did with Beethoven's Symphony N o. 3 in E-flat, "Eroica." The D Minor is considered the most Beethoven-like of Mozart's concertos. Beethoven is ...


  18. Corky Siegel plans to mix it up at Raue showRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | Naperville Sun

    Long before mash-ups were a thing, there was Corky Siegel, mashing up the blues with classical music. Think B.B. meets Beethoven.


  19. Disney's Fantasia's new life as a video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | The Age

    One of Walt Disney's hopes for the film Fantasia was that the music would have a visceral impact on the viewer. The 1940 classic brings the music of classical greats to life with animated sequences; centaurs and fauns cavort to Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony , evil spirits fly in time to Mussorgsky's Night on Bald Mountain , and Mickey Mouse fumbles his way through magic spells as Dukas' The Sorcerer's Apprentice plays.


  20. Chats with Earth, Wind & Fire's Philip Bailey, Dave Koz, Eric Johnson ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Switched

    ... crossover song & I'm really excited to hear feedback from my much beloved fans" Tracks: Land Of My Fathers Beethoven's Ode To Joy (with David Garrett) Sanctus (Elgar's Nimrod) Barcelona (with Alfie Boe) Dreaming of the Days (Einaudi's I Giorni) ...