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  1. Music review: Ben Folds and the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra pop in for classical twistRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... double bassists' mean groove. "My music is OK," the songwriter said, but we should come back and see them play some Ravel or Prokofiev sometime. The excerpt from his own recent piano concerto felt like an OK nod in the former direction, but he's ...

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  2. Two Canns on pianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Highlands Today

    ... of music from the classical period to the early twentieth century, including pieces by Brahms, Rachmaninoff, Ravel and Schumann. The performance marks a homecoming for the Canns, who moved with their parents, Leonard and Kaye Cann, to Avon Park in ...

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  3. Douglas Gordon Delays, While Helene Grimaud Creates Cascades of SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The New York Observer

    ... to fill with notes from the keyboard during an eight piece program including water-themed works by Liszt, FaurA , Ravel, JanA A ek and Debussy. In tears become...streams become, their art installation cum piano recital, which opened ), Gordon ...

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  4. Douglas Gordon in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Sunday Herald

    ... two pianos as Grimaud, a lonely fragile figure on her island, plays her programme of water-themed works by Debussy, Ravel, Liszt and Berio, creating a unique confluence of live music and visual art. Grimaud is known for her flamboyance; her ...

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  5. Mornin '14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | ActionTrip

    ... I've already said that a million times. If anyone's to blame for this, it's EA ofc. The works of classical composer, Ravel, fascinate me. I didn't have a chance to hear much of his work and then sometime in the 90s I heard one of his compositions in ...

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  6. Turner Prize-Winner Douglas Gordon Gets Wet at the ArmoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The New York Observer

    ... French girlfriend, her face flushed with intensity, played examples of some of the event's water music by Debussy, Ravel and Liszt on one of two Steinways. Gordon has effectively turned the pianos into musical islands with Grimaud as a single ...

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  7. Review / Images - a piano recital to coincide with the exhibition...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Canberra City News

    IT'S hard to think of something better to do on a Sunday afternoon than listen to a program of music by Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel played by composer-pianist, Margaret Legge-Wilkinson. Designed to coincide with the National Gallery of Australia's current 'Impressions of Paris' exhibition, the concert featured music selections of Debussy's Preludes from Books 1 and 2 and Images 1st Series plus Ravel's Jeux Deau .

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  8. Itzhak Perlman Plays Avery Fisher Hall TonightRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Op. 2 RV 31; Schumann's Fantasiestcke, Op. 73; Beethoven's Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 7 in C Minor, Op. 30; 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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  9. Circus MaximusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Santa Fe Reporter

    ... and this year's performance has this very cool, 1920s sort of theme," Bleich says. "A lot of the music is inspired by Ravel and Django Reinhardta I play the oud and love a lot of gypsy jazz, and it's as much Django this year as it is circus." Bleich ...

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  10. Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra performs a "shuffle concert"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Day

    ... of settings from Carnegie Hall to "Prairie Home Companion," will be featured in the lyrical Dvorak romance and in Ravel's hot-blooded Tzigane for Violin and Orchestra. The winner of an Avery Fisher career grant, Hristova is performing widely this ...

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  11. Virtuoso Pianist Sakura Myers: Free Concert on Main in Chatham: Fri, Nov 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Alternative Press

    ... listeners of all ages. Ms. Myers' hour-long, interactive program, CLASSICAL to CONTEMPORARY , features music by Prt, Ravel, Scarlatti, concert arrangements of Spirituals, and more. Ms. Myers will play both virtuosic and introspective classical ...

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  12. Leo takes charge of Settle OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    ... concert of the season, Settle Orchestra will play a programme of French music, including much-loved classics such as Ravel's Pavane and his Tombeau de Couperin. The orchestra is also continuing its tradition of performing alongside talented soloists ...

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  13. Florida Orchestra review: 'Carmina Burana' thrilling, hypnotic, but where was text?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... an endlessly repeated bass note can have a hypnotic effect, although not with quite the same narrative power of, say, Ravel's Bolero. In some louder segments, the music might be described as brutalist, which is either thrilling or oppressive, ...

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  14. 4 Girls 4 Harps to play Scunthorpe concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | This Is Scunthorpe

    ... play their own compositions and well-known pieces. Their debut album was released in 2009 and features works by Ravel and Saint-Saens alongside original pieces by the group's composers Harriet Adie and Eleanor Turner. Their second album, released in ...

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  15. Kimberly Valerio Performs with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra in Beethoven Eroica This WeekendRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... auditorium of Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. The concerts will begin with Le Tombeau de Couperin by Maurice Ravel. Next Kimberly Valerio will take to the stage as soloist to perform Charles Tomlinson Griffes' Poem for Flute and Orchestra and ...

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  16. San Francisco Symphony en route to Severance Hall with wide-ranging programRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    The San Francisco Symphony and music director Michael Tilson Thomas are headed to Severance Hall Saturday with a program of works by Mozart, Ravel, Liszt and Adams. So flexible is its style, so eclectic is its program, the ensemble en route from the city by the bay may come off sounding more like a quartet of orchestras than one, specialized bunch.

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  17. Review: Pacifica Quartet evokes visceral response to works by Ravel, Ligeti and MozartRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Is Ravel's String Quartet everyone's favorite piece of chamber music? Probably not, but in any poll it would certainly appear high on the list. An extraordinary rendition of this popular work Monday evening capped a splendid program by the Pacifica Quartet on Chamber Music Pittsburgh's series in Carnegie Music Hall.

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  18. Itzhak Perlman to Play Avery Fisher Hall, 12/3Read the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Op. 2 RV 31; Schumann's Fantasiestcke, Op. 73; Beethoven's Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 7 in C Minor, Op. 30; 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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  19. Classical review: NZSO, Auckland Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... encore, after the extreme exertions of the concerto, was a lingering G major Prelude from Rachmaninov's Opus 32. Ravel's Mother Goose Suite invariably charms, and so it did, as the American conductor cast open the composer's exotic paintbox and ...

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  20. Ch ri: Alessandra Ferri weaves magic on stageRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... the 51-year-old Ferri and the 33-year-old Cornejo act and dance their relationship onstage to live piano pieces by Ravel, Debussy, Mompou, Poulenc and Feldman, played in Buenos Aires by Uruguayan pianist Polly Ferman. The only voice blending into ...

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