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  1. Summer music school grows with festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Korea Herald

    ... serieuses," Op. 54, while Kim Tae-yong of the Juilliard School presented "Valses nobles et sentimentales" by Ravel. For the three and others in the audience, every minute with the pianist must have been precious. Their gray-haired teacher is, in ...

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  2. The compelling power of the mediaRead the original story

    Wednesday | MindaNews

    ... accelerating pace and had to stop. Then it dawned on me: it was the music! The librarian next door was playing Maurice Ravel's Bolero, a masterpiece of passionate Gypsy music that starts slow, creeps subtly up, climbs with the urgency of Flamenco ...

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  3. A new perspective on recording classical musicRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Seattle Gay News

    ... from the above-mentioned Beethoven (plus part of the second movement from his 8th symphony), a piano selection from Ravel's 'Miroirs,' a complex choral selection by Bach, two animals from Saint-Saens' 'Carnival of Animals,' the 'presto' section from ...

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  4. Ben Folds partners with FW Philharmonic for unforgettable perfomanceRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... three-movement Concerto for Piano and Orchestra. The work draws on many recognizable classical influences such as Ravel and Gershwin while testing the bounds of traditional orchestral music. Folds describes the piece as "proudly and overtly ...

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  5. Violinist Joshua Bell joins DSO for return visit to Meadow BrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Detroit Free Press

    ... on the bill is violinist Joshua Bell, an exceptionally charismatic musician who will play two beloved staples: Maurice Ravel's "Tzigane" and Max Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1. Second, guest conductor Michael Stern, who has been doing great things as ...

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  6. Violinist Joshua Bell joins DSO for return visit to Meadow BrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Detroit Free Press

    ... on the bill is violinist Joshua Bell, an exceptionally charismatic musician who will play two beloved staples: Maurice Ravel's 'Tzigane' and Max Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1. Second, guest conductor Michael Stern, who has been doing great things as ...

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  7. DSO celebrates 50 years of Meadow BrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Detroit News

    ... the forces in Stravinsky's "Firebird Suite," Glinka's "Ruslan and Ludmila Overture," Kodaly's "Dances of Galanta," Ravel's "Tzigane" and Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1. The latter two pieces will feature white-hot violinist Joshua Bell. It will be a ...

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  8. Classical expert an annual highlight for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

    ... Purdy on Monday afternoon at The Lodge in Lancaster, where about 180 people attended to hear musical compositions from Ravel, Borodin, Hasselmans and Debussy, to name a few. Purdy's introductions, always riddled with humor, entertained the crowd ...

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  9. Vail Daily health column: Are musicians athletes?Read the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Vail Daily News

    ... aria) violinist makes 740 strokes. Another passage demands the violinist bow 38 notes in 3 seconds. In the 14-minute Ravel's "Bolero," the snare drum plays 5,144 strokes. Add the importance of getting the timing and placement of every note correct. ...

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  10. Roelof Temmingh to Make Debut at Nederburg Concert Series, 27 JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... piano music. The first half of the concert will include works by the great composers, Bach, Mozart, Chopin, Liszt and Ravel. After interval, it will be an all Russian affair with dazzling and powerful pieces by renowned masters, Moszkowski, ...

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  11. Classical review: Wallace National Junior Piano Competition, University Music TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... counterpoint in Arvo Part's Partita (one of only two works of the evening to date from after 1949) and the Finale of Ravel's Sonatine was a galvanic shimmering. Raewyn Huang, in third place, chose Mozart, but the linear intricacies of his K 533 F ...

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  12. Clean Bandit. Latitude. LOVE them.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... and other baroque music. I like Handel's big choral works, Coronation Anthems and things like that. I like Debussy and Ravel too. RATHER BE WAS NO 1 EARLIER THIS YEAR AND IS NOW THE MOST-LISTENED TO SONG ON SPOTIFY. HAVE YOU CELEBRATED? Kind of, but ...

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  13. Pianist Jeremy Denk Performs Beethoven with the Academy Festival Orchestra TonightRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Granada Theatre in Santa Barbara tonight, July 12. Also featuring Strauss' Also sprach Zarathustra and Suite No. 2 of Ravel's Daphnis et Chlo, the concert will begin at 8 pm. Tickets start at $15. One of the nation's most thought-provoking, ...

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  14. Aspen Music Festival: Anne Akiko Meyers, Anton Nel bring 3 premieresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Denver Post

    With a penchant for blending the old with the new, violinist Anne Akiko Meyers and pianist Anton Nel are trying their hands at musical alchemy by bringing three colorful and flavorful world premieres to the Aspen Music Festival on July 12. In a program that includes classic works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Maurice Ravel and Astor Piazzolla, the ... (more)

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  15. Free Tickets To Students Offered At Classical Concerts At Sleepy HollowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Dobbs Ferry Daily Voice

    ... Ina Firsoza. On Saturday, Nov. 1, French pianist, Lise de la Salle will perform works by Brahms, Debussy and Ravel. In just a few years, through concerts and recordings, de la Salle has established a reputation as one of today's most exciting young ...

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  16. Review: Lefevre turns on the heat at Lanaudiere openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Canada.com

    ... when we were done with it, and there weren't any floodlights pointed at us. Empathy aside, LefA vre's performance of Ravel's Valse ended the tropical experience on an impressive note, and not only because the pianist avoided heat exhaustion. In this ...

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  17. Joshua Bell and Friends' stunning virtuosity delights Hollywood Bowl audienceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Examiner.com

    ... so I thought we'd do something different," stated Joshua. For openers Joshua Bell put several intimate flourishes on Ravel's virtuoso piece in the style of a Hungarian Rhapsody titled Tzigane . His compelling interpretation of the piece's extended ...

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  18. Our complete Cambridge Summer Music Festival guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... reflective tone is set by pianist Maria Marchant in her solo recital 'Conflict and Memories' in a programme including Ravel's Le tombeau de Couperin - each movement is dedicated to a friend of the composer who was a war casualty. Also included are ...

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  19. Well-Strung, The Singing String Quartet, Debut Brand New Show in...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | SBWire

    ... 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. They are Edmund Bagnell (first violin), Christopher Marchant (second ...

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  20. Music and Beyond review: New Orford String QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Canada.com

    ... and cellist Brian Manker - offered the first of their three Music and Beyond concerts. This one featured quartets by Ravel, Schafer and Brahms. Ravel's Quartet in F is one of the plums of the repertoire, but the New Orfords were not willing to let ...

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