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  1. Sit-ins Launches New, Innovative Technology That Helps Musicians Take their Art to the Next LevelRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... at no cost. The available repertoire features music from esteemed classical composers such as Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven and Bach. Inspired by the idea that technology shouldn't just be teaching us notes, but helping us express ourselves through ...

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  2. San Francisco Symphony 2015-16Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Iron Tongue of Midnight

    ... Stephane Deneve's strengths certainly do include French music! And we've got the great Marek Janowski conducting Beethoven. Third is 20th c. violin concertos, including possibly the most popular, the Sibelius, with Leonidas Kavakos. Also: Gidon ...

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  3. Pianist Andras Schiff brings an elegant touch to VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    Not counting his two encores, pianist AndrA s Schiff played four compositions at his Sunday-afternoon Chan Centre concert on March 1. In total, those works were comprised of 13 movements, with three of those marked "allegro"-or five, if one counts "allegro molto" and "menuetto, allegro". Eight of the movements-including two "adagios", one "andante", and one "prestissimo"-merited only one-word descriptions, with one notable exception being the third segment of Ludwig van Beethoven's Piano Sonata No.

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  4. Classical review: Andras Schiff excels with Last SonatasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Canada.com

    ... For the first of his programs, Schiff paired approachable sonatas by Haydn and Mozart with more complex works by Beethoven and Schubert. His repertoire was composed between 1788 and 1828, and though all four sonatas represent classical era idioms, ...

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  5. Did You Know You Can Beam Up That Book?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... those already skilled in this study." It's contents have for centuries been an endless source of inspiration: from Beethoven, who proclaimed him the "Immortal God of Harmony" while playing all 48 of his Prelude & Fugues, to Robert Schumann, who ...

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  6. Free classical concert - Hart House Singers & OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BlogTO

    The Hart House Singers perform pieces by Haydn and Beethoven , accompanied by an orchestra, and conducted by David Arnot-Johnston. Sign up for a blogTO account to comment, create to-do lists, mark favourites, save articles, upload photos and other special features.

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  7. Cleveland Orchestra revives 'Fate and Freedom' programs in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cleveland.com

    In perhaps the clearest sign yet of how seriously it takes its fan base in Miami, the Cleveland Orchestra last week treated listeners here to a concentrated version of its "Fate and Freedom" festival, a series pairing works by Beethoven and Shostakovich. Where, oftentimes, the orchestra crafts evenings specifically for South Florida, on this occasion it shared with its home-away-from-home two programs conceived for Severance Hall and the likes of Vienna and Paris.

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  8. Nicola Benedetti's in-flight pop outburstRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scotsman.com

    ... be an essential part of a child's education. "The kind of skill and soul and ability to create a symphony like Beethoven did - it's a phenomenon. It's something that children should be exposed to," she said. "Listening to masterpiece compositions ...

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  9. SWPR Event Listings March-June 2015Read the original story

    Sunday | Scoop

    ... teens, the Brodsky Quartet has developed an expansive repertoire over the past 43 years, including works by Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert, BartA3k - and Shostakovich, for which they are particularly renowned. They are also viewed as one of the ...

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  10. Captivating collection of classical talent come together in 'Melodious Notes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Journal of the San Juans

    ... Melodious musicians. Collado calls it "captivating and lovely." The musical lineup also includes compositions from Beethoven, Boccherini, Toch, Faure, Joplin and more. Purchase tickets, $18 adults, $9 students, $5 student RUSH at the door, online at ...

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  11. The Cleveland Orchestra Announces 98th SeasonRead the original story

    Sunday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Petrenko, as well as pianist Jan Lisiecki. Pianist Julien Brocal will make his Severance Hall debut in an all-Beethoven recital with Maria Joo Pires. This season features four members of the Orchestra as soloists. In addition to the performances by ...

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  12. Arts TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Albany Times Union

    ... Thibaudet is set for Saint-Saens' fifth, and Ax, who will open the ASO's season at the Palace Oct. 10, will play Beethoven's third. Other instrumentalists to solo with the Philadelphia Orchestra are its concertmaster, David Kim, who's scheduled to ...

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  13. This Festival Will Hump! Your EyeballsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mission Local

    ... all shapes, colors and sizes. My favorite clip was that of a penis conducting an ensemble of vaginas and butts to Beethoven's Fifth. The clip opens with a stiff penis pulled by a string moving to the classical melody. A vagina blows a horn. The ...

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  14. Colorado Symphony Orchestra 2015-16 season: Classics plus Shakespeare and Mel BrooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Denver Post

    ... include performances of Brahms' Symphony No. 4, Oct. 2-3, Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 3, Nov. 6-8. and an all-Beethoven program, set Dec. 4-6 and built around his "Eroica" Symphony No. 3. As usual, the programming on the edges pushes the orchestra ...

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  15. 58 other events on Sunday, March 1Read the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | San Diego CityBEAT

    ... parents produce a child who grows up struggling with identity issues. The Center Chorale's tribute includes two of Beethoven's works, the Choral Fantasy and the Mass in C Major. Both will be accompanied by a Festival Orchestra, piano and vocal ...

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  16. Cleveland Orchestra rounds out 'Fate and Freedom' weekend...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Cleveland.com

    ... orchestra musicians. Friday's pre-concert, closely tied to the orchestra's program, consisted of a movement from Beethoven's "Ghost" Piano Trio and an absorbing quartet for four violins by Grazyna Bacewicz, a 20th-century figure often cited as the ...

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  17. Performers have their say in CD sleeve notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Sunday Herald

    ... on ECM New Series, Andras Schiff did it very differently a few years back with his fantastic double recording of Beethoven's Diabelli Variations, using two very different pianos from different eras, where, in his quirky note, he set up a dialogue ...

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  18. La Voce del Vento brings out bassoon, next concert takes place SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Lake County Record-Bee

    ... The La Voce Del Vento chamber players filled the afternoon with excellent renditions of classic pieces including Beethoven's Septet in Eb major, op. 20. The work, led skillfully by violinist Tammy Dwyer, was as entertaining as it was captivating. ...

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  19. Welsh wonder Katherine Jenkins performs at York Barbican during her Home Sweet Home tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | York Press

    ... to the stage, and even then only after she had finished her opening song. Whether singing classical pieces like Beethoven's Ode To Joy or popular modern ones such as Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah, Katherine's hauntingly beautiful voice truly has to be ...

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  20. Movie director making film on piano competitionRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Hastings Today

    ... competitors will then go forward to Stage Two on Wednesday, March 4, when they will play the whole of a Mozart or Beethoven concerto. There will be sessions at 10am, 1.15pm and 6pm. Again, the orchestral part will be played on a second piano. ...

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