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  1. Wynton Marsalis Completes Residency At Shenandoah ConservatoryRead the original story

    Yesterday | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... Jazz Ensemble. "When I was growing up, and I'm sure it's still prevalent today, high school orchestras played Beethoven and Tchaikovsky, the concert band played Vaughan-Williams and Holst, and the Jazz band played whatever the director has written ...

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  2. In the Footsteps of BeethovenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Augusta Magazine

    ... created a sense of beautiful melancholy. It was more engaging than anything he'd heard before. The piece was Beethoven's "Moonlight Sonata." "It was a moment of, 'Wow! I want to do something like that.'" Off he went to Georgia College and State ...

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  3. Top pianist Emilie to light up Clacton stage with stunning repertoireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Clacton and Frinton Gazette

    ... Festival Rising Stars series, and has honed her craft from London to Sydney. Her repertoire includes music from Beethoven, Schumann, Mozart, Soler and Ravel, and is sure to be welcomed by new and old classical fans alike. In addition to her career ...

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  4. Cleveland Orchestra announces 2015 Blossom Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hudson Hub-Times

    The Festival comprises 17 concerts; 15 by The Cleveland Orchestra, including the Festival Opening concert on July 11 with Cleveland Orchestra Music Director Franz Welser-Mst conducting Beethoven's epic masterpiece, the Symphony No. 9, with the Blossom Festival Chorus and soloists; one Blossom Festival Band concert ; Michael Feinstein: A Big Band Tribute to Frank Sinatra ; and one concert by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis - all at Blossom Music Center from Fourth of July weekend through Labor Day Weekend .

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  5. CD Release Party! Celebrate Philip Mandel's 1st classical piano CDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | OregonLive.com

    Help Beaverton based pianist Philip Mandel celebrate the release of his first professionally produced CD! Philip will perform excerpts from the CD along with a few surprises. What's on the CD: BACH Prelude and Fugue in C-minor BEETHOVEN Pathetique Sonata SCHUBERT Impromptu in G-flat CHOPIN Nocturne in D-flat DEBUSSY Nocturne in D-flat DEBUSSY L'isle joyeuse SCHUMANN Romanze Opus 28, No.

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  6. Pianist Sheila Weidendorf and Friends to Treat Audiences to a Classical Afternoon in Langley, 3/1Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Pianist Sheila Weidendorf and members of Island Consort will immerse audiences in an afternoon of exquisite classical music from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 1 at Whidbey Island Center for the Arts in Langley. Everyone is welcome to enjoy this immersion into the Classical era with music by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven and Hummel, with one throwback to the Baroque, a sonata by Johann Sebastian Bach, all played by Island Consort members: Cynthia Morrow, violin; Brian Kenney, violin; Linda Morris, viola; James Hinkley, cello; Dyanne Harshman, flute and Weidendorf, piano.

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  7. Laura van der Heijden and Tom Poster, Autograph Concert, Brighton...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Argus

    ... watching music scholar - that there is no sense of chasing the music, but rather of an artist in full command. The Beethoven Sonata In C Major was accomplished but somewhat two-dimensional in comparison with the Arpeggione. It felt as if the lights ...

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  8. Classical Parenting offers musical insights into parentingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Patch.com

    Jill Mailing, LCSW, presented her own musical extravaganza at Family Network's Parent/Child Center on January 22, 2015. Using lessons she has learned in her years as a social workers, she penned lyrics based on these lessons to works by Bach, Chopin, and Beethoven.

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  9. Young gunsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Eugene Weekly

    ... Kudo , the 23-year-old winner of the prestigious 2008 Gilmore Young Artist Award, plays a free recital of music by Beethoven, Chopin and American composer Samuel Barber. Following on Sunday afternoon, Beall hosts the Oregon Wind Ensemble 's ...

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  10. Jarrett junior's road back to ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Sunday Herald

    ... people and Scottish folk melodies, although he concedes that the latter comes more through hearing Haydn and Beethoven's arrangements of Scots song. Jarrett could hardly avoid becoming interested in music. The family home in Allentown had a constant ...

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  11. Stars in the Grove in need of more entrants after the first auditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Courier Mailer

    ... Addington, a freshman at Portland State University who is from Forest Grove, followed with a classical piece by Beethoven. It felt like a recital in a big hall, though only under the ordinary florescent light of the Forest Grove School District ...

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  12. New Jersey Symphony Orchestra's 2015-16 Concert Season to Feature...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of Richard Danielpour's Percussion Concerto, "The Wounded Healer," with soloist Lisa Pegher on a program with Beethoven's First and Fourth Symphonies; the premiere marks the third time the Orchestra has presented Danielpour's work during Lacombe's ...

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  13. Carnegie Hall to Welcome Alan Gilbert, Marin Alsop & More During 2015-16 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Carnegie Hall debut across six concerts, conductor Sir Simon Rattle launching a two-season series with a complete Beethoven symphony cycle in five November concerts with the Berliner Philharmoniker, and singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash curating a ...

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  14. Cohen, Bazini and Fiori lead Quebec Juno nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Canada.com

    ... of the Year: Solo. Quebec is ever-strong in classical categories. Kent Nagano and the Montreal Symphony Orchestra (Beethoven: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 7, Departure - Utopia) and Yannick NA zet-SA guin & Orchestre MA tropolitain (Bruckner ...

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  15. Another John Adams Homage to BeethovenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | SF Classical Voice

    There is a series of Andy Warhol screenprints titled simply Beethoven in which Joseph Karl Stieler's iconic 1820 portrait of the composer is overlaid with an excerpt from the "Moonlight" Sonata manuscript. In one version of the screenprint Beethoven is blue-faced and blonde.

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  16. Sadly, The Devil's Violinist Is About Paganini, Not Charlie DanielsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Village Voice

    ... Unlike the writer-director's 1994 success Immortal Beloved - owned by Gary Oldman's chameleonic transformation as Beethoven - Rose's cult-of-personality approach here suffers most from the stunt casting of German violin prodigyturned-superstar David ...

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  17. The Devil's Violinist: Paginini at the CrossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | J.B. Spins

    In a way, Devil's Violinist reconciles the classy Jekyll films Rose has helmed, such as the Beethoven bio-pic Immortal Beloved and the superior Sophie Marceau version of Anna Karenina , with his Hydish scare fare, like Candyman and SXTape . For obvious reasons, he leans towards the former, depicting Urbani more as a Svengali than a figure of satanic horror.

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  18. VIOLINIST: Hyeyoon Park will perform Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No 2. Picture: Giorgia BertazziRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Northern Echo

    WITH possibly the most famous four notes in Classical music, Beethoven's fifth symphony is one of virility and volatility, and it dominates the orchestral hall of fame. Royal Northern Sinfonia's Beethoven Symphony Cycle arrives at the Fifth, at Sage Gatesehad, at 7.30pm on Thursday .

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  19. Nora Gibson Contemporary Ballet premieres 2^57,885,161 -1 on split...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Philadelphia Dance Press Releases

    ... musicians Tatyana Shargorodsky, pianist; Sabrina Tabby, violinist, who will bring to life the richness of Beethoven, Ravel, Jolivet and Rouse, and who will highlight the elegance and musicality of Koulman's neo-classical aesthetic. *Gibson's new ...

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  20. Album reviews: Bjork's heartbreak a beautiful and universal thing on VulnicuraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Canada.com

    ... is year, with roots and chamber music blossoming into something sunnier, poppier, sunflowerier. O Wilson brothers, Beethoven lovers, this is where it's at. (4/5)

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