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

    Thursday Mar 26 | 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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  2. A feast for the sensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | 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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  3. Violinist Augustin Hadelich Returns to Houston with Mozart's Symphony No. 39 This WeekendRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Shakespeare's beloved play, with its invigorating instrumental effects. Varga's recent CD recording of concertos by Ravel and Prokofiev with Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin and Anna Vinnitskaya on Nave Records was critically acclaimed ...

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  4. Royal Conservatory of Music to Present 21C Music Festival in Toronto, May 20-24Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... pianist Jon Kimura Parker. Works by Copeland and Parker collide with renditions of Stravinsky, Prokofiev, Bach, Ravel, Piazzolla, and Paul Schoenfield, for an inspiring look at a musical universe that transcends genres. The highlight of the evening ...

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  5. 12 Fun things about catsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | InsideHalton.com

    ... sicians Beatle John Lennon, fournder of the rock group Queen Freddie Mercury, French classical composer Maurice Joseph Ravel, all had several beloved cats.

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  6. Sibling violinists to bring $10-million worth of instruments onstage for performance with NSORead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Telegram

    ... London and others. With the NSO, the Chooi brothers will perform the "Bach Double" double violin concerto, along with Ravel's "Tzagane," Saint-SaA ns' "Havanese" and Britten's "Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra," narrated by Peter Gardner. The ...

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  7. NJ Symphony to Present Works by Dvorak, Ravel & Dohnanyi, 4/24-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents Dvork's Fifth Symphony and Romance, alongside works by Ravel and Dohnnyi, 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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  8. New piano music comes in all shapes and stylesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Wave

    ... with limpid nostalgia. "L'Etriente" by Alexandre Desplat ("The Grand Budapest Hotel") might have been written by Ravel, or just about. And then we come to Randy Newman's "Family Album: Homage to Alfred, Emil and Lionel Newman" (his uncles, all film ...

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  9. Stewart Copeland goes off the scoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Nuvo.net

    ... and Electronic Valve Instrument (EVI) player Judd Miller. Their program includes their takes on work by masters like Ravel and Stravinsky and (comparatively) newer artists like Aphex Twin and, in an encore, a song by The Police. Copeland has spent ...

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  10. Scout List: The Pull Festival, Encounters With Visual Arts and Locals Only tasting partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Centre at UBC, free, www.vaninst.ca Classical: Set the tone for spring with an evening of Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky, and Ravel performed by the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and pianist Yevgeny Sudbin. Conductor Ryan McAdams makes his VSO debut with ...

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  11. Improv and Originality: Charlie Albright Makes Impressive S.F. DebutRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | SF Classical Voice

    ... Albright departed often from the score. The opening Promenade seemed gentle and pastoral, even prettier than Ravel's brassy orchestration. The hopping left hand in "Bydlo" seemed to dance, instead of depicting the oxcart miserably slogging through ...

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  12. Jazz Concepts: Scales & Modes ExplainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Bass Player

    ... of functional harmony, became popular in the late 19th century with composers like Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel. Although their music had little in common with early Greek and Roman music, the use of static modal sounds became commonplace in the ...

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  13. Well-Strung Returns to Cafe Istanbul TonightRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | 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 Drake, is written by the quartet, and ...

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  14. Juan Rodriguez: Five new albums of noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Canada.com

    ... impressionistic music; he grew up in Saita, where Leguizamon was born and inspired by the likes of modernists Debussy, Ravel and Schoenberg, not to mention Bach. Marquez counts bandoneonist Dino Saluzzi, cellist Anja Lechner and the Rosamunde ...

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  15. Egyptian Classical Pianist Mohamed Shams to Perform at Carnegie Hall, 4/15Read the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Egyptian classical pianist Mohamed Shams returns to New York at 8pm on Wed., 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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  16. Conductor Matthias Pintscher provides the right light touch from NACO's performance of RavelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Canada.com

    ... sculptor, he gives the sense of knowing exactly what the finished product should be before he even picks up his tools. Ravel's Mother Goose Suite contains some of the composer's most winsome, intimate and evocative music. Pintscher directed with a ...

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  17. Soyoung Yoon dazzles IVCI Laureate audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Nuvo.net

    ... Chen, a mainstay of this series, Joon gave us a breathtaking account of works by Tartini, Prokofiev, Brahms, and Ravel. Our violin/piano duo began with Guiseppe Tartini's (1692-1770) famous "Devil's Trill" Sonata (in G Minor), a piece violinists ...

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  18. PostClassical Ensemble traces influences in packed Iberian concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Washington Post

    ... Manuel de Falla's Keyboard Concerto, with Pedro CarbonA as soloist, didn't quite live up to its billing as, in Ravel's words, "the greatest chamber music of the 20th century," with its strummed, emphatic musical statements from keys and ...

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  19. Ballet Company Honors Rider For Longstanding RelationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Town Topics

    ... performers, and others go on to graduate study in such fields as dance therapy. "It's pretty amazing," said Lisa de Ravel, the ballet school's dean of students and a former dancer with ARB. "Rider is really unique because of the way the program is ...

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  20. The Houston Symphony Presents Mozart's Symphony No. 39 with...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... , Shakespeare's beloved play, with its invigorating instrumental effects. Varga's recent CD recording of concertos by Ravel and Prokofiev with Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin and Anna Vinnitskaya on Nave Records was critically acclaimed ...

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