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

    5 hrs ago | 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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  2. Sedalia Chorale seeks new membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... Fifth Symphony. "Some of these composers people may not recognize, but they will know Bach, Mozart and Mendelssohn," he said. "The December concert will become a mixture of non-Christmas and Christmas music. The first half will be more on the ...

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  3. Di Wu to Perform Mendelssohn and More with the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, 9/14-15Read the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia , a founding resident company of The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, opens their celebratory 50th Anniversary Season with three beloved works in the classical repertoire, Verdi La traviata, Mendelssohn's Piano Concerto No. 2 and Beethoven's Symphony No.

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  4. San Diego Music ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | San Diego CityBEAT

    ... will present the final concert of their Obsession series which includes selections from Shostakovich and Mendelssohn. Afterward, enjoy a Champagne reception with the artists. The Grammy Award-winning Brazilian singer and composer, also known as King ...

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  5. 'Pt Ravi Shankar's spirit flows out of me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... t will be performed include Beethoven's romantic music, Classical Mozart, Britten, Bartok, Debussy, Schubert and Mendelssohn.

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  6. Standing string players open Beethovenfest with British flairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2012 | Deutsche Welle

    ... on Saturday, September 6, yet not a note of Beethoven in the sold-out Beethoven Hall; instead, Schumann and Mendelssohn. The latter's "Reformation Symphony" had a notable difference, with the string players of the London Symphony Orchestras standing ...

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  7. Nonesuch Records Live, Paul Jacobs SoloRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Wall Street Journal

    ... pianist Weiyin Chen joins members of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra for a chamber music-sized program of Mendelssohn and Mozart. This esteemed record label, with its wide-ranging roster of artists who span from classical to jazz to world music, ...

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  8. Young Trio Spins The ClassicsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Hicksville Illustrated News

    ... that the Trio included a few slightly more modern pieces on their play list. "Our main piece at the concert is Mendelssohn's Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor...it's a pretty long piece if you don't cut anything out...it's about a solid ten minute ...

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  9. Sun shines on Hollywood Bowl guest conductor Ludovic MorlotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Los Angeles Times

    Guest conductor Ludovic Morlot is engagingly bright with a Mendelssohn and Mozart program at the Hollywood Bowl.

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  10. Ludovic Morlot to Lead LA Phil in Mozart, Mendelssohn, Barber and More, 9/2 & 4Read the original story

    Monday Sep 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Tuesday's concert features Kari Kriikku performing Mozart's Clarinet Concerto, in a program which also includes Mendelssohn's A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture and selections as well as that composer's Symphony No. 4 "Italian." Thursday's concert ...

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  11. November at The Houston Symphony Features African Safari, Beethoven's Fifth and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... sister city Leipzig, Germany'sLeipzig Gewandhouse Orchestra performing the work of German masters Bach and Mendelssohn and marking the 25th anniversary year of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Experience Part I of a three-season cycle of all nine ...

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  12. Ludovic Morlot to Lead LA Phil in Mozart, Mendelssohn, Barber and More, 9/2 & 4Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Tuesday's concert features Kari Kriikku performing Mozart's Clarinet Concerto, in a program which also includes Mendelssohn's A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture and selections as well as that composer's Symphony No. 4 "Italian." Thursday's concert ...

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  13. Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea Teams Up with Premium California...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | PRWeb

    ... exclusive evening performances by violin virtuoso, Elizabeth Pitcairn, owner of the world-famous 1720 "Red Mendelssohn" Stradivarius violin, known as the "Red Violin," and also by legendary Hawaiian guitarist, Makana. Open to wine aficionados from ...

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  14. Northport Symphony Orchestra Announces AuditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Patch.com

    ... and Romantic to early twentieth century and has included music by Bach, Telemann, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and Vaughan Williams. We perform two public concerts per year as well as educational and outreach performances. Our spring ...

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  15. Aspen Santa Fe Ballet at PillowRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Berkshire Fine Arts

    ... was, for me, oddly less than the sum of its parts. In the first piece, with strong music combining Beethoven and Mendelssohn, Over Glow , chorograophed by Jorma Elo, it was difficult to surrender and fully engage with the experience. In the dance by ...

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  16. Dance Review: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet brings Jacob's Pillow to terrific closeRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | MassLive.com

    ... Nicolo Fonte's "The Heart(s)pace." "Over Glow" began the performance. Set to classical music by Beethoven and Mendelssohn and featuring simple, elegant lighting and movements, "Over Glow" reminded me of some of George Balanchine's beautiful, ...

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  17. Jacob's Pillow: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet High-altitude dance in the ShawnRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Finnish choreographer Jorma Elo made his own symphonic structure in the 2011 "Over Glow." Sandwiched between Mendelssohn's Ruy Blas Overture and the wild Saltarello finale of his Italian Symphony was the luscious slow movement of Beethoven's Violin ...

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  18. Mendelssohn's 'Elijah' lives again, helps to doctor Michael PatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Examiner.com

    A 'lost' song, written by the German composer Felix Mendelssohn in 1842, is performed for the first time since being found Village Church in Prairie Village, Kansas, was host, Tuesday, to the first UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance recital of the new academic year: a presentation of the oratorio, Elijah , by Felix Mendelssohn in partial ... (more)

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  19. Jacob's Pillow: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet on a missionRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... say in effect, 'Welcome to the Pillow.' "The piece has vibrant color, really upbeat music, classically based [Mendelssohn and Beethoven], with hip-hop infused in it, with quirky movement, typically abstract. "There is a little bit of narrative; in ...

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  20. Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Returns to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... will present Finnish choreographer Jorma Elo's vigorous Over Glow, with music by Ludwig van Beethoven and Felix Mendelssohn ; the dramatic Beautiful Mistake by Spanish-born, Munich-based choreographer Cayetano Soto; and Nicolo Fonte's exuberant The ...

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