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  1. Luca Pisaroni and Wolfram Rieger in RecitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    New York City recieved a special recital return by the talented baritone Luca Pisaroni accompanied by Wolfram Rieger on piano this past Thursday evening at Carnegie Hall. The program was entirely German in a varied assortment of Mozart, Mendelssohn , Beethoven, and Schubert .

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  2. Luca Pisaroni and Wolfram Rieger in RecitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    New York City recieved a special recital return by the talented baritone Luca Pisaroni accompanied by Wolfram Rieger on piano this past Thursday evening at Carnegie Hall. The program was entirely German in a varied assortment of Mozart, Mendelssohn , Beethoven, and Schubert .

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  3. NZSO takes "rock star" US violinist on tourRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scoop

    ... cartoon, it is one of the greatest masterpieces of comedy within music. Listen to famous Overture theme here> Mendelssohn 's Violin Concerto remains a gold standard among violin works. Technically fearsome to play, with its dancing themes that won't ...

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  4. Parker Quartet Wows Audience in New Johnson Performance HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Free Times

    ... Quartet , which among its activities includes educational appearances with school children. The works were Felix Mendelssohn's Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 44, No. 3 and Max Bruch's Octet in B-flat Major . Many string players have said that when ...

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  5. 'Smorgasbord of sound'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Southland Times

    Described as a "two-hour smorgasbord of sound", by conductor Nancy Woolford, the oratorio will be delivered on Saturday night and Sunday afternoon by a mass choir, smaller choral groups, four soloists and Blenheim piano accompanist Kathy Moseley. She likens Mendelssohn's musical script for the accompanist as one he might have written for an orchestra.

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  6. Music for the peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Jerusalem Post

    ... and on October 21, at 8:30 p.m., at the YMCA in Jerusalem. The repertoire for the concerts includes works by Mendelssohn, Brahms, Shostakovich, Dvork, 20th century Belgian violinist and composer Eugne Ysaye and American composer Donald Martino, who ...

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  7. Dancers in town to trade movesRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Pnompenh Post

    ... will perform is their highly acclaimed Words, which premiered earlier this month in New York. Based on Felix Mendelssohn's Songs Without Words, the performance will have live accompaniment from a violin and piano. Music is famously an integral piece ...

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  8. Art and music joining forces in Saginaw Choral Society's season opener, 'Art Slam'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | MLive.com

    ... live music during "Art Slam," but some of the 14 musical selections, ranging from Brahms' "O schone Nacht" and Mendelssohn's "Thanks be to God from Elijah" to Moses Hogan's arrangement of "Wade in the Water," feature more than one piece of art, ...

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  9. St. John Brebeuf Elijah Concert to Feature Park Ridge's GovertsenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Patch.com

    The mesmerizing oratorio, Elijah by Mendelssohn will be presented Sunday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. at St. John Brebeuf, 8307 N Harlem Ave, Niles. Featuring the Musica Lumina Orchestra and the Niles Metropolitan Chorus, this first Rudcki Commemorative Concert stars Park Ridge resident David Govertsen as Elijah.

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  10. NJPAC to Present Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, 11/8Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... as a concert orchestra, opera orchestra and chamber orchestra. Its prestigious music directors have included Mendelssohn himself, Wilhelm Furtwngler, Kurt Masur and now Riccardo Chailly, a native of Milan who is equally devoted to concert and ...

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  11. Danish String Quartet debuts in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Georgia Straight

    ... Quartet No. 9 in E-flat Major and Ludwig van Beethoven's String Quartet in C-sharp Minor , in addition to Felix Mendelssohn's relatively carefree Capriccio and Fugue . NA rgaard explains that these works have been chosen because they illustrate how ...

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  12. A Jewish night at the operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | New Jersey Jewish News

    From Jewish composers like Felix Mendelssohn to biblical themes in works by Handel and others, Kalstein sees a venerable conversation between Judaism and opera. He will share this perspective at a concert on Sunday, Oct. 26, sponsored by the Monroe Township Cultural Arts Commission and Kalstein and his wife, Joyce.

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  13. Transparency and strength: Canadian violinist James Ehnes.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | The Age

    ... It starts with a spirited, surging theme over rapidly repeated woodwind chords reminiscent of the opening of Mendelssohn's Italian Symphony, and a second related but contrasting idea gives the exposition a clear classical structure. The development ...

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  14. BWW Reviews: Superb Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Excites Audience at E.J. Thomas HallRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... genre." The program opened with "Over Glow," choreographed by Jorma Elo, and performed to music by Felix Mendelssohn and Ludwig van Beethoven . The composition was danced with precision, with three male clones and three females who could have been ...

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  15. The Ars Nova Chamber Orchestra in ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Patch.com

    The Ars Nova Chamber Orchestra will present a concert on Saturday, November 1 at 7pm at the Lyceum in Old Town Alexandria. Works will include the Wind Serenade by Strauss, Mendelssohn's Hebrides overture and Beethoven's monumental Symphony No.

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  16. Port Jeff Students Treated to Concert at Staller CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Patch.com

    Orchestra students from the Port Jefferson School District and their families were entertained by a cello/piano concert at Stony Brook University's Staller Center on Oct. 1. The concert, which featured master musicians Colin Carr and Thomas Sauer, was made possible through the Staller Center Outreach Endowment and its Coordinator Paul Newland. During the concert, music students were able to observe various techniques while also enjoy the sounds produced by the renowned duo, who performed classical, contemporary and romantic pieces, including Mendelssohn Sonata No.

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  17. Saddleback College musicians start fall season with songRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Wave

    ... Orchestra, also directed by Kouritas, will perform classical compositions such as Schubert's Symphony #8 and Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto. Sunday: Director Scott Farthing and the Saddleback College choral ensembles present "An English Garden," ...

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  18. MoreRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Tri-City Voice

    ... one of classical chamber musics most recognizable ensemble groupings: the piano trio. The famously exquisite Mendelssohn Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor opens the program with lyric perfection, a love song between violin, cello, and piano woven of ...

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

    Friday Sep 26 | 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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  20. Concert for hospice trust returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... playing the violin and Joanne Jefferies playing cello. Their programme will consist of chamber music including Mendelssohn's Piano Trio in D minor, violin and cello solos, and a Trio by the Birmingham composer Andrew Downes. Freelance violinist Anna ...

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