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  1. Mayflower Camerata to perform on eve of festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... ection again uses the full ensemble. Among the works on the program are "Lift thine eyes" from "Elijah" by Felix Mendelssohn; Elizabethan madrigals and popular standards such as "I Wish You Love" and "My Funny Valentine."

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  2. New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Announces 'College Night', 11/8Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... pm. The NJSO will host a second College Night this season at the February 27 performance of works by Mozart and Mendelssohn at NJPAC in Newark. For more information on College Night, visit www.njsymphony.org/college . STAGE TUBE: Former OSU Band ...

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  3. Chamber group offers three good reasons to go to churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... For the Sundays at Three series, that sacred space is Christ Episcopal Church in Columbia. That's where the Mendelssohn Piano Trio will perform on Sunday, Oct. 5 at 3 p.m. The upcoming program features two very familiar 19th-century German ...

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  4. Aspen Santa Fe Ballet takes inspiration from former Cleveland San Jose BalletRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Cleveland.com

    ... in classical ballet but also pushes the art in new directions. "Over Glow," by Jorma Elo, is a 2011 setting of Mendelssohn and Beethoven, and Jiri Kylian's "Return to a Strange Land" is founded on Janacek. Norbert De La Cruz III, meanwhile, goes in ...

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  5. Joshua Bell Presents BACH, Out TodayRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... never-done-before 'violin and orchestra' arrangement of the famous Chaconne from the Partita No. 2 (adapted from Mendelssohn's piano accompaniment), the Gavotte en Rondeau from Partita No. 3 for solo violin (using Schumann's accompaniment), and the ...

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  6. All Abuzz: S.F. Friends of Chamber MusicRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | SF Classical Voice

    ... to the weekend's events. The Telegraph Quartet returned to the 19th century for a lovely and lyrical reading of Mendelssohn. The applause was deserved, as was the case with the Del Sol String Quartet, which played repertory from the 20th and 21st ...

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  7. Classic and folk on line-up at festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... his audiences around the world and back and forth through the centuries. His programme includes Bach, Vivaldi, Mendelssohn, Piazzolla, Brahms and Lithuanian folk songs. Durham Constabulary Male Voice Choir is at the same venue on Saturday, September ...

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  8. a Talented pianist is opening up a new season of chamber music concerts in Bromsgrove.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Bromsgrove Advertiser

    Leon won first prize in the International Beethoven Piano Competition in Vienna, and second prize in the Leeds International Piano Competition at the age of 19 in 1993. His programme spans the music of 19th century in all its variety - from classical Beethoven to the passion and poetry of Liszt, via the lyricism of Mendelssohn and the drama of Chopin and Rachmaninov.

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  9. The Colorado Ballet Presents a Midsummer Night's Dream, Now thru 10/5Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Colorado Ballet opens its 54th season with A Midsummer Night's Dream, today , September 26-October 5, 2014 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. The production features choreography by Christopher Wheeldon and a score by Felix Mendelssohn , performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra and the Colorado Children's Chorale.

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  10. H+H Mourns Death of Christopher HogwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... left a permanent footprint on this organization. We were very much anticipating his return in March to lead the Mendelssohn Elijah during the H+H Bicentennial. It's a milestone that I know meant a great deal to him." Born in Nottingham, England on ...

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  11. A rich dose of classical tunes at MSO's KoncertfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | ABS-CBN News

    ... Symphony's third show for the season. It featured two of the best German violin concertos composed by Bruch and Mendelssohn. According to Joseph Joachim, who was one of the most significant violinists of the 19th century, the Bruch and Mendelssohn ...

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  12. Child prodigies' compositions are played by polished pros at Mechanics HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Society explored the music of Mozart and two other composers who excelled in music at an early age. Music of Mendelssohn and Glazonov as well as Mozart was heard in the concert, held Saturday evening in the First Baptist Church. The same program had ...

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  13. The high-flying orchestra boosted by an airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Sunday Herald

    ... events. In 2012, en route for a Classic FM Live show, the orchestra played airside, serving up Mendelssohn's Hebrides and Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overtures in the departure lounge. In 2013 there was an extension of the orchestra's Pops season in the ...

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  14. Todd Miller, Traverses the Best of Enlightened Grobanesque ClassicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Examiner.com

    Todd Miller is a Houston-based tenor that has a broad range of performance experience with opera houses, musical theaters, symphonies, and choral societies, including performances with: the Houston Symphony, Houston Choral Society, San Antonio Symphony and Opera, Opera in the Heights, The Woodlands Symphony, Da Camera Society, The Houston Chamber Choir, the American Radio Chamber Orchestra, and Des Moines Metro Opera. Miller's solo performances included: Beethoven's Choral Fantasy with the Houston Symphony Orchestra under Hans Graf, Stravinsky's Les Noces with Da Camera Society/Houston Chamber Choir , and Mendelssohn's oratorio St. Paul, also with the Houston Symphony and Chorus .

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  15. Joshua Bell Presents BACH, Available 9/30Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... never-done-before 'violin and orchestra' arrangement of the famous Chaconne from the Partita No. 2 (adapted from Mendelssohn's piano accompaniment), the Gavotte en Rondeau from Partita No. 3 for solo violin (using Schumann's accompaniment), and the ...

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  16. Joshua Bell Records BachRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KXVO

    ... never-done-before 'violin and orchestra' arrangement of the famous Chaconne from the Partita No. 2 (adapted from Mendelssohn's piano accompaniment), the Gavotte en Rondeau from Partita No. 3 for solo violin (using Schumann's accompaniment), and the ...

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  17. IBJ ticket giveaway: Indianapolis Chamber OrchestraRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Indianapolis Business News

    ... Kelly Corcoran. The Sept 26 concert at the Schrott Center for the Arts includes music by Copland, Beethoven and Mendelssohn. More info on the concert You could win free tickets to the concert just by entering below. All you have to do is name your ...

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  18. New Jersey Symphony Orchestra welcomes Gil Shaham for Mendelssohn's Violin ConcertoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Jersey Journal

    Music Director Jacques Lacombe and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra welcome violinist Gil Shaham back to NJSO stages for performances of Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto, Oct. 23-26 in Newark, Red Bank and New Brunswick. The program also includes Franck's Symphony in D minor and Rossini's William Tell Overture.

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

    Monday Sep 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... suffered from the material being somewhat less than emotionally engaging. Closing the concert, Watkins praised Mendelssohn's C minor Piano Trio as the greatest work in the genre. NZTrio's performance treated it as such, from the gleam of its Allegro ...

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  20. Exclusive: Exam reforms give 'dead white Germans' lead on the classical music syllabusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Independent

    ... (ISM) that the syllabus is too rigid. Students will now focus on German composers such as Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn and Schumann at the expense of others, including Holst, Stravinsky and Vaughan Williams who composed their best-known works in ...

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