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  1. Rhosygilwen welcomes rising star of the pianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Milford Mercury

    ... ers and at Rhosygilwen she will include works by Couperin, Lyapunov and Kapustin as well as Beethoven, Rachmaninov and Ravel. Concert tickets are available at A 10 and pre-concert lunch can also be booked in advance by calling 01239 841387.

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  2. NJ Symphony Presents Works by Dvorak, Ravel & Dohnanyi This WeekendRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents Dvork's Fifth Symphony and Romance, alongside works by Ravel and Dohnnyi, this weekend, April 24-26 in Newark and Red Bank. Guest conductor Christoph Knig returns to NJSO stages to conduct the Czech-flavored program, which opens with Dohnnyi's The Veil of Pierrette; violinist Stefan Jackiw joins the Orchestra for Dvork's Romance and Ravel 's Tzigane.

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  3. Barbara Rose Shuler, Intermezzo: Pianist Parker brothers make rare joint appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Monterey County Herald

    ... have different agents, so booking is extremely complex.” They will perform works by Astor Piazolla, Mozart, Ravel and Rachmaninoff. Patrons are invited to attend David Gordon's lecture before the concert and a chocolate reception in the lobby ...

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  4. St Urban to Present World Premiere at SubCulture, 5/9Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and the instrumental music they inspire. World-class performers presented classic works of Brahms, Schubert, Debussy, Ravel, alongside new works of exciting contemporary composers like Gordon Beeferman. The premiere of Azmeh's work at SubCulture ...

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  5. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Presents French Reveries & Passions Festival, 5/3-24Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Guest conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in three weeks of programs that focus on symphonic and operatic repertoire by Ravel, Debussy and Messiaen, as part of the French Reveries & Passions festival, which begins May 3. In addition to three CSO programs, the three-week festival also includes recitals by two young French pianists, an evening of jazz by French artists, chamber music performed by CSO musicians and the CSO's Judson and Joyce Green Creative Consultant Yo-Yo Ma , a performance by the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, and a public discussion between the CSO's Creative Director of Beyond The Score Gerard McBurney and the Art Institute of Chicago's David and Mary Winton Green curator and Impressionist expert Gloria Groom.

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  6. Live Review: Pascal Roge, RCS, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Sunday Herald

    ... But there was more in Roge's playing: did you spot the freedom of form he found within the classical outlines of Ravel's Sonatine? There was something very French in it. And above all, did you notice the complete absence of percussive touch in the ...

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  7. Ballet to tell a timeless storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Toledo Blade

    ... sea, which is very much like dancers, dancing to the rhythm of the music." He set his choreography to selections from Ravel's colorful, sensual Daphnis and Chloe Suite , and Pavane for une Enfant Defunte ( Pavane for a Dead Princess ). Burgoine and ...

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  8. Artistic Viewpoints to be held prior to The BBC Concert Orchestra at the Keith Albee April 21stRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Huntington News

    ... in the UK. The orchestra's performance at the Keith Albee will feature many well-known classical pieces, including: Ravel's Le Tombeau de Couperin, Piano Concerto in G; Walton's March Crown Imperial; Vaughn Williams' Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1, E minor; ...

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  9. Egyptian Classical Pianist Mohamed Shams Performs Tonight at Carnegie HallRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Egyptian classical pianist Mohamed Shams returns to New York at 8pm tonight, April 15 for his solo debut at Weill Recital Hall/ Carnegie Hall , with a diverse program of works including Mendelssohn, Ravel, E. Carter, Liszt, and Egyptian composer Gamal Abdel Rahim. Hailed as "world class" by Philippe Entremont, the celebrated pianist and conductor, and dubbed "brilliant" by host Bob Sherman of WQXR-NY McGraw-Hill Young Artists Showcase, Mohamed Shams is an exceptionally gifted Middle Eastern musician steeped in Western classical music tradition.

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  10. As interest wanes, classical music hits sour noteRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Central Ohio

    ... Symphony Orchestra was shut down twice in two years due to lockouts of musicians. Ultimately, the rarified world of Ravel and Kalliwoda faces the same mercantile business problems as Radio Shack or Eastman Kodak Co. - a product that fewer customers ...

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  11. Chicago Philharmonic to Present Scents of Beauty, Featuring Pianist Jorge Federico Osorio, 4/19Read the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Chicago Philharmonic presents works by Debussy, Ravel, and De Falla in Scents of Beauty at Northwestern University's Pick-Staiger Hall on April 19, 7pm. The performance will feature world-renowned pianist Jorge Federico Osorio as the orchestra continues its 2014-15 subscription series dedicated to the five senses.

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  12. Bobby Zankel's Warriors of the Wonderful Sound with Rudresh Mahanthappa at Philadelphia Clef Club 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | All About Jazz

    ... . Mahanthappa's introspective but declarative solo here was surprisingly reminiscent of the classical composer Maurice Ravel. Added to the mix were stunning solos by Zayas and by the great on valve trombone. Informed by his tight hold on the sound ...

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  13. Book review: Dear Green Sounds edited by Kate MollesonRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | Scotsman.com

    ... on the magnificent St Andrew's Halls, the city's statement concert hall which hosted the likes of Rachmaninov and Ravel before it burned down in 1962, is an education, not least in Glasgow's capacity for self-renewal. The speed of change throughout ...

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  14. Trumpet got a pass from early composersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Canada.com

    ... no composer of worth sat down to write a concerto. Even the orchestral exploits of Stravinsky, Mahler, Debussy, Ravel and Gershwin failed to provide the necessary inspiration. It was probably the prominence of the trumpet in jazz that spurred a few ...

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  15. Rite of String, Part II: InterHarmony Highlights a Prismatic Array of Artists and MusicRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | PRWeb

    ... own voice: his joy, his passion and despair. Ms. Girault takes center stage for the following piece: Maurice Ravel's "Tzigane". Ravel described this work revealingly as "a virtuoso piece in the style of a Hungarian rhapsody." This play of ...

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  16. Latino meets jazz on the DanubeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Slovak Spectator

    ... Martin A urdina was also supposed to play on this album, but died last summer. One piece of the selection, Maurice Ravel's Kaddish, is dedicated to him - and also to Rothenstein's late uncle Jaro Tonyk. "The album was meant to be a little in the Amy ...

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  17. Thumbnail imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | This is Gloucestershire

    ... and he can still astound with his virtuosity, even when playing a selection of nursery rhymes in the style of Mozart, Ravel, Debussy, Rachmaninov and a nod to fellow (but possibly underrated) pianist and comedian Les Dawson. National treasures, the ...

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  18. Make a Present of the PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Psychology Today

    ... the present, and to live in the moment, is one we must nurture. But it's easier said than done. The composer Maurice Ravel realized this during the First World War. Deployed as a truck driver, Ravel was never safe from the relentless artillery ...

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  19. Well-Strung Brings POPSSICAL to 54 Below TonightRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... musicians who sing, and in their all new show "POPssical" they put their own spin on the music of Mozart, Beethoven, Ravel, U2, Miley Cyrus , One Direction , Madonna and more. The production was directed by Donna Drak e, is written by the quartet, ...

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  20. A feast for the sensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Ventura County Reporter

    ... graders where we created art while listening to music. And years ago New West Symphony did something similar with Ravel's "Sheherezade," she recalls. "Music is so evocative of imagery. My hope is that this means it will be a much more emotional ...

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