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  1. Nov. 4-8: CLC offers film, concerts and lectures during National French WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... (Rumania), she rose to the level of first soloist with the Romanian National Army Ensemble. She will perform works by Ravel, Poulenc, Verdi, Puccini, Nicolai and other great composers. French Week events are being co-sponsored by the French ...

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  2. ECSO shuffles up the programmingRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    ... 21st century, so why not just mix everything together?" The November shuffle will include a true stylistic mix: and Ravel's delirious 1920 take on the waltz, La Valse. Yet for all their differences, all are orchestral showpieces. Front and center ...

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  3. This orchestra is going into businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Philly.com

    With more orchestras declining than thriving, classical music audiences can be forgiven for thinking the brand new Pennsylvania Philharmonic is a mirage. Only 10 months after it entered the talking stage, the ensemble makes its debut Saturday in a splashy Ravel/Gershwin program with star pianist Simone Dinnerstein at Pottstown High School, then fans out to West Chester, York, Bethlehem, and beyond - places that can't always support a professional group.

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  4. Ensemble Music opens season with Jerusalem QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Nuvo.net

    ... quartets, played by the Jerusalem Quartet , making its Indianapolis debut. One string quartet each by Beethoven, Ravel and Brahms respectively comprised their program. First violinist Alexander Pavlovsky, second violinist Sergei Bresler, violist Ori ...

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  5. Ringling International Arts Festival TangramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Sarasota Magazine

    ... But whatever the skill levels, it was a lot of fun to see Keigwin's interpretation of Sarasota's character to Ravel's classic score, featuring inflatable pink flamingoes and palm trees, beach umbrellas and towels, unicyclists, skimpy bathing suits ...

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  6. Where the Body Can Dance With the SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Wall Street Journal

    ... costume for Fate, a role in George Balanchine's "Cotillon" (1932), and in Barbara Karinska's tutu for the Balanchine/Ravel "La Valse" (1951). Berard's surrealism influenced the peerless Karinska, as did the cut and construction of Christian Dior's ...

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  7. The NA Office of Duesseldorf Tourism and Duesseldorf Airport announce:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | PRWeb

    ... are responsible for the orchestra's international renown. The anniversary concert includes pieces by Strauss, Ravel, and Grieg. The entire week will be filled with high-caliber performances, including: Chamber Music with Isabelle van Keulen on ...

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  8. Astaria Quartet at St Oswald's, Worcester, 5 OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Worcester News

    Maurice Ravel is a French composer who straddles the classical and modern worlds. His String Quartet, dating from 1903, was his first mature work and it captures this transition perfectly.

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  9. The Houston Symphony Presents Ravel and Debussy with Conductor Laureate Hans Graf, 10/23-26Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On October 23, 25, and 26, the Symphony welcomes back Conductor Laureate Hans Graf in his 2014-15 Season debut with the Houston Symphony in Ravel and Debussy. A program mixing French artistic imagery, evocative melodies and jazzy piano sounds, Ravel and Debussy promises a unique take on the two prominent Impressionist composers.

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  10. Pianist and artist Nika ShirocoradRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | York Press

    ST Petersburg pianist Nika Shirocorad will give a charity recital in aid of the Karen Hilltribes Trust at the National Centre for Early Music, York, on October 17. Nika will perform works by Beethoven, Scarlatti, Rachmaninov, Chopin and Ravel, along with modern pieces by the Englishman Michael Finnissy and American composer George Crumb. She was born into a family of artists in 1979 and at the age of six she received the Diploma for Children's Musical Compositions from the Union of Composers in Moldova.

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  11. Unique world music collaboration showcases new CDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... virtuosic hammer-work of Amiri," promotional material states. "The album concludes with an interpretation of Ravel's Bolero that should please and surprise the most skeptical Western classical listener and perhaps leave a perplexed look on the faces ...

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  12. Orion Ensemble steps out on the townRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 4 | 301 Moved Permanently

    The Orion Ensemble "Stepping Out" 7:30 p.m., Sunday Oct. 5 Nichols Concert Hall Music Institute of Chicago, 1490 Chicago Ave., Evanston $26; $23 for seniors, $10 for students, children 12 and under free 628-9591; orionensemble.org What do John Coltrane, Morton Gould and Franz Schubert have in common? Their music will be played on the opening series of concerts by the Orion Ensemble. Music by Chicago composer Jim Gailloreto, who has been inspired by Coltrane and Miles Davis as well as Ravel, will also be performed.

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  13. San Jose Chamber Orchestra to present West Coast premiere of rare harp concertoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... created for, say, the violin. Works for the modern harp were a rarity until composers like Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel came onto the scene in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. That's what makes a new piece like "Harp Concerto" by Canadian ...

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  14. AYDC: Imprint Performance SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Scoop

    ... the former Senior Principle Dancer of London's Royal Ballet Company, Carl Myers, has created two works to music by Ravel and Vivaldi for the young dancers. Danielle Saunders has chosen music from operatic pop group Il Divo to create her work ...

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  15. Itzhak Perlman to Performs Solo Recital Show at Avery Fisher Hall, 12/3Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Op. 2 RV 31; Schumann's Fantasiestcke, Op. 73; Beethoven's Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 7 in C Minor, Op. 18; and Ravel's Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 2 in G Major, as well as additional works to be announced from the stage. Mr. Perlman is ...

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  16. Boston's esteemed Ensemble Aubade to perform October 2014, New England, New York and PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | PRLog US Entertainment

    The noted trio Ensemble Aubade will perform the magnificent Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp by Claude Debussy, plus music by Ravel, Ladislas de Rohozinski, and Thea Musgrave. PRLog - Sep. 29, 2014 - BOSTON -- Known for stellar musicianship and vivid, engaging concerts, Boston's Ensemble Aubade will perform at multiple venues in New England, New York and Pennsylvania.

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  17. New OSM disc is more crossover than classicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Canada.com

    ... exceeds a minute. Playing is as pleasantly water-coloured as one might expect from an orchestra that is famous for its Ravel. On the Sumida River, an orchestral fantasy, features some agreeable turns for the OSM woodwinds. Rest assured that Sakura, ...

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  18. Pianist Alessio Bax' plans for the 2014-15 season in the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... October 5 Dallas, Texas SMU's Meadows School of the Arts LUTOSA AWSKI: Paganini Variations DEBUSSY: En blanc et noir RAVEL: La Valse BARTA"K: Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion With Lucille Chung, Brian Johns and Doug Howard October 15 New York, ...

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  19. BWW Preview: the Classical Legacy of a Rock Star - Rock Legend Keith...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... also take to the podium and conduct his own composition, "Glorietta Pass." The South Shore Symphony will perform the Ravel version of Mussorgsky 's "Pictures at an Exhibition," a standard of the classical repertoire which was introduced to a whole ...

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  20. Atlanta Symphony Cancels Performances Amid Stalled Contract TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... passing by to honk in support. Canceled concerts include performances of the works of Ludwig van Beethoven, Maurice Ravel, Edvard Grieg, as well as a family Halloween concert and a performance by pianist Lang Lang. The Orchestra said that if a ...

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