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  1. Clarinettist Emma JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | York Press

    ... will find her playing with Irish pianist Finghin Collins in an 11am programme of transposed duets, including Beethoven's Variations on La Ci Darem La Mano, the jazz inspirations of Leonard Bernstein's Riffs and Brahms' clarinet masterpiece Sonata ...

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  2. Deciphering the hidden meanings of musicRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Pique News Magazine

    ... more about the things a composer may be suggesting. It provides a framework, because nobody is going to listen to Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony and say, 'Well this is about marching and soldiers.' I think composers have ideas about what they want to ...

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  3. Viva revolutionary BeethovenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | My Manitoba.com

    ... past year, in celebration of her tenure, Chung has been pouring it all into a special project to play all five of Beethoven's "revolutionary" cello sonatas, as she calls them. On Monday, March 30, along with special guests and friends from the ...

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  4. Cleveland Orchestra Announces Summers@Severance ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... year's Summers@Severance begins July 10 when Music Director Franz Welser-Mst leads the Orchestra in a program of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 with soloist Igor Levit. Strauss's tone poem, Symphonia domestica, which represents the lyrical and ...

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  5. Magnetic South showcases young, classical upstartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Charleston City Paper

    ... a life." -Composer and College of Charleston professor Yiorgos Vassilandonakis "Imagine being able to speak to Beethoven about one of his late string quartets," says composer and College of Charleston professor Yiorgos Vassilandonakis. It's this ...

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  6. Violinist Joshua Bell plays recital at bergenPAc FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    ... "This year I tried to find pieces that have contrasting moods yet work together." Bell will perform sonatas by Beethoven, Grieg and Brahms, and a rhapsody by Bartok. Beethoven's "Sonata No. 4 for Violin and Piano in A minor, Op. 23," opens the ...

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  7. Live music at mall today, UTT SaturdayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... is based in Canada. The concert will feature violinist Christine Wu as the guest artist. The program will include Beethoven's Symphony No. 8, Strauss's "Die Fledermaus" Overture, Rossi-ni's "William Tell" Overture, and Mozart's Violin Concerto No. ...

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  8. Highgate composer's hit Wolf Hall soundtrack tops Classic FM chartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ham and High

    ... to be included in Classic FM's Hall of Fame. She was voted into the prestigious list alongside legendary composers Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, and Mozart last year for her award-winning score for 1997 Oscar Wilde biopic Wilde . Wolf Hall , set in Tudor ...

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  9. On Tap: East Contra Costa County theater, arts and other events:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Inside Bay Area

    Pianist Lino Rivera and the Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra present "Immortal Beloved" -- featuring some of Beethoven's most passionate and popular works at 2 p.m. Saturday at El Campanil Theatre. Rivera will blend technical pyrotechnics and smoldering intensity in Piano Concerto No.

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  10. New Orchestra of Washington presents The Apotheosis of Dance March 28 & 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    The New Orchestra of Washington presents The Apotheosis of Dance: Piazzolla, Rodrigo, and Beethoven on Saturday, March 28 at 7 pm, at the First Congregational UCC in Washington, DC and on Sunday, March 29 at 7 pm at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington in Rockville, Maryland. Joining the New Orchestra of Washington in this innovative program is Japanese guitarist Soichi Muraji and guest concertmaster Izumi Kamata.

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  11. CSO to Present BEETHOVEN'S 2nd as Part of Friday Family Movie Night, 4/3Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ) - Beethoven Festival 2015 is more than concerts; it is a celebration of the life and music of the beloved composer. In keeping with that idea, the Canton Symphony Orchestra has teamed up with the Canton Palace Theatre to present two movies in April ...

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  12. BA welcomes promissing concert seasonRead the original story

    Tuesday | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... of the Parque Centenario. Come March, and things began to spring to life. I have already referred to the Beethoven symphonies by the B.A. Phil. The National Symphony (Orquesta Sinfnica Nacional, OSN) started their usual pre-season concerts at the ...

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  13. Empire Chamber Orchestra to Perform Spring Concert, 3/28Read the original story

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Empire Chamber Orchestra The concert on March 28, will include Rossini's Overture to the Italian Girl in Algiers, Beethoven's rarely performed symphony No 4. STAGE TUBE: Former OSU Band Director, Jon Waters, Speaks Out on TODAY Show - Talks of ...

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  14. Awesome foursome: The Brodsky QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... While they've won acclaim for performing the complete cycles of quartets by greats including Schubert, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Britten, and Bartok, Shostakovich remains the composer that they are most identified with. Partly it was because Belton, ...

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  15. St. Paul Chamber Orchestra does right by John AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | SFGate

    Clarinetist Martin FrA st gave a transfixing performance of "Peacock Tales," Anders Hillborg's clarinet concerto from 1997-98, with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra in Berkeley. The three-concert visit by the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra that Cal Performances presented over the weekend in Berkeley's Hertz Hall was built around the music of John Adams , with older fare from Mozart, Beethoven and Mahler in the mix.

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  16. Royal Philharmonic joins world famous violinist in CambridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Cambs Times

    One of the world's greatest violinists, Pinchas Zukerman, plays Elgar's hauntingly beautiful violin concerto at an event in Cambridge next month. Conducted by Christoph Koenig, the concert opens with Beethoven's monumental Symphony Number three Eroica, one of the most popular of Beethoven's works and the one which ushered in the romantic era of musical composition.

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  17. Help calm an anxious PugRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Examiner.com

    ... the different examples of recordings your dog and yourself can listen to. Utilizing famous composers such as Bach, Beethoven, Brahms and more and their symphonies such as Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata and Bach's Arioso helps with calming our pugs and ...

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  18. Religion to the fore as Stevenage singers give of their best with BeethovenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Crow

    Stevenage Choral Society has plumped for a decidedly religious theme for its 2015 concerts, kicking off this weekend with a lesser known gem from the classical repertoire, Beethoven's Mass in C. Overshadowed by the more famous Missa Solemnis, the work is a lyrical masterpiece, which includes some of Beethoven's most sublime music for voices. The first half of the concert will feature the North Herts Youth Orchestra which draws on the talent of performers from Hitchin, Stevenage, Baldock and Royston who will be playing music by Mozart and Schubert' under the leadership of conductor Justin Fung.

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  19. A Review: Greenwich Symphony Soloist Performs with 'Finesse, Passion and Power'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Patch.com

    In a performance scored entirely for full orchestra , the Greenwich Symphony showed its interpretive power as a musical group to be reckoned with in a near-flawless rendering of works of Samuel Barber and Jean Sibelius, , and Ludwig van Beethoven . The GSO, at full complement, began the Saturday evening with Conductor David Gilbert's remarks on the works to be played, alluding to the musical history of the pieces, the thoughts of the composers, and the relevance of the works to their time.

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  20. Music Education Needs to Be a Click AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Wall Street Journal

    ... aside, my students at Yale-and there are no smarter, more eager, more open students anywhere-just barely know who Beethoven is. Beethoven . "He composed music"-that is the general consensus. To know nothing about Beethoven? That is cultural ...

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