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  1. Alexander Shelley brings his passion to VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Canada.com

    ... Conductor of the Royal Philharmonic in London. Shelley conducts his first Vancouver concert this weekend, a program of Ravel and Schubert plus Vancouver-born composer Alexina Louie's 2006 Infinite Sky with Birds. The Sun caught up with him in Ottawa ...

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  2. Jeff LaRochelle: MoonstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | All About Jazz

    ... musician Alfred Schnittke is jaggedly melodic, playfully agile. The third and last segment named for Frenchman Maurice Ravel is hypnotically cinematic and wavers from gypsyesque exuberance to solemn tranquility. With this freshman effort LaRochelle ...

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  3. Classical review: Echoes of the Eternal, St Matthew in the CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... partner in Cleveland-based pianist Dinova, whose innate sympathies for this music were totally in harmony with his. Ravel's Kaddish came across as a prayer of welcoming and its mood of almost ecstatic fervour would have touched many hearts; the ...

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  4. Musical polymath Aucoin is a star in ascendancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Boston.com

    ... the legendary French composer and conductor Pierre Boulez. The program called for challenging works by Stravinsky and Ravel. To lessen the audience's disappointment at Boulez's absence, it also included a massive video projection overhead, through ...

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  5. Long Beach Symphony Pops closes season with light classical fareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Press-Telegram

    The concert, led by former principal Pops conductor Steven Reineke, will celebrate “light classical fare” in the first half of the show with music from international figures like Czech-born composer Antonin Dvorak and Italian composer Ottorino Respighi. The orchestra also will perform French composer Maurice Ravel's “Bolero,” a catchy ballet that premiered in 1928 and is considered one of the conductor's most important pieces.

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  6. Half a century of jazz experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Examiner.com

    Recently I wrote about how, where the making of music is concerned, influence can be a two-way street . The example I posed to make my point concerned the relationship between Ludwig van Beethoven and Joseph Haydn, but I have also written about a similar relationship between George Gershwin and Maurice Ravel .

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  7. Classical review: A Bunch of Fives, Opera FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... its talk of hearts torn from bodies. Medlyn promised us sunshine, soul and spirit as well as a bit of sauciness in Ravel's Five Greek Folk Songs . With a disarming sense of throwaway, she flexed, ready to take on an amatory rival in Quel galant , ...

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  8. 7Days: Regional arts and entertainment, by Michael Harrington Seven DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Philly.com

    Astral works A trio of Astral Artists - pianist Michael Mizrahi , violinist Kristin Lee , and cellist Clancy Newman - plays works by Beethoven, Ravel, and Dan Visconti at 3 p.m. at the Trinity Center for Urban Life , 2212 Spruce St. Tickets are $20; $18 seniors; $5 students. Call 215-735-6999.

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  9. A rich palette of chamber musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Examiner.com

    Last night's final Chamber Music Masters concert for the season at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music featured violinist Robert Mann , five members of the Conservatory Faculty, ten Conservatory students, and one Conservatory alumnus. It was an evening of rich diversity, during which the familiar music of AntonA n DvoATMA k and Maurice Ravel served as bookends for the less familiar works of Samuel Barber and Anton Webern.

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  10. 10 Springfield Symphany - European TreasuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | KSGF-AM Springfield

    Classical music is an essential part of the European culture - it is in their history and in their daily lives. We take a little European tour in this concert with favorite light classical and Baroque works, and hear Ravel's classical-inspired Tombeau de Couperin, one of the most-requested pieces of the European repertoire.

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  11. Classical musicians to perform at PMP this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... an Alumni Recital. Swedish violinist Philip Zuckerman, praised for his "enchanting tone," will perform works by Bach, Ravel, Schubert and Wieniawski. He will be accompanied by pianist John Root. An alumnus of PMP's Summer Music School and Chamber ...

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  12. Helene Grimaud: Water, Risk and RewardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Forbes.com

    ... important composers of the last fifty years. It also included stalwarts of the piano repertoire by Lizst, Debussy and Ravel intermingled with rarely-heard treasures by Albeniz, Faure and Janacek. The common theme tying this all together was water, ...

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

    Apr 23, 2015 | 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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  15. Barbara Rose Shuler, Intermezzo: Pianist Parker brothers make rare joint appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | 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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  16. St Urban to Present World Premiere at SubCulture, 5/9Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | 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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  17. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Presents French Reveries & Passions Festival, 5/3-24Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | 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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  18. Live Review: Pascal Roge, RCS, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | 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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  19. Ballet to tell a timeless storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | 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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  20. Artistic Viewpoints to be held prior to The BBC Concert Orchestra at the Keith Albee April 21stRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | 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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