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Beethoven brought to fresh light by Koh, Wosner at Union - Albany Times Union

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Albany Times Union

Beethoven brought to fresh light by Koh, Wosner at Union
Albany Times Union
... the afternoon showcased early Beethoven, much of it on the scale and style of Mozart. Koh and Wosner performed beautifully together, offering a lean sound that was often consoling and always lovely. The Adagio in the first sonata, for example, was ...

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Siegel to perform Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven Jan. 21 - Cleveland Jewish News

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 21:18

Siegel to perform Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven Jan. 21
Cleveland Jewish News
As part of the Keyboard Conversation Series at Cleveland State University, Jeffrey Siegel will perform “Keys to the Classics: Beethoven, Mozart and Haydn” at 3 p.m. Jan. 21 at the university's Waetjen Auditorium, 2001 Euclid Ave. in Cleveland. Siegel ...

January at the OSM: Beethoven and Tchaikovsky on Jan. 17 - The Suburban Newspaper

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 02:46

The Suburban Newspaper

January at the OSM: Beethoven and Tchaikovsky on Jan. 17
The Suburban Newspaper
For the first time in Montréal, hear British pianist Paul Lewis, regarded as one of the leading musicians of his generation. Acclaimed for his recordings of the Master's sonatas and concertos, he will perform Beethoven's Concerto no. 3, a fresco with ...

SPCO breathes life into Beethoven, debuts 'Records from a Vanishing City' - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 03:03

Minneapolis Star Tribune

SPCO breathes life into Beethoven, debuts 'Records from a Vanishing City'
Minneapolis Star Tribune
That was the reaction of audiences when Beethoven's "Grosse Fuge" ("Grand Fugue") for string quartet was first heard in 1826. "An indecipherable, uncorrected horror," one fellow composer said. On Friday evening at St. Paul's Ordway Center, a quartet of ...

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Kim, Copes join SPCO exploration of Beethoven - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 23:14

Kim, Copes join SPCO exploration of Beethoven
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Thirty-three musicians accompanied Copes, about half the number typically used in Beethoven's concerto by a full-sized symphony orchestra. The differences in outcome were stark, and positive. Rhythms were springier, and a sense of fresh air breathed ...

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LETTER: The Beethoven wind farm scam | The Daily Republic - Daily Republic

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 23:00

Daily Republic

LETTER: The Beethoven wind farm scam | The Daily Republic
Daily Republic
The only people who benefited from the Beethoven Wind Farm are the investors and a few landowners. Since there are no towers in the Avon School District, Avon School has not received any money from Beethoven jobs. Five jobs were created. Four employees ...

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LETTER: The Beethoven wind farm scam - Daily Republic

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 23:00

Daily Republic

LETTER: The Beethoven wind farm scam
Daily Republic
The only people who benefited from the Beethoven Wind Farm are the investors and a few landowners. Since there are no towers in the Avon School District, Avon School has not received any money from Beethoven jobs. Five jobs were created. Four employees ...

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Hershey Felder Will Perform Tributes to Tchaikovsky, Berlin, Bernstein, Beethoven Around the Country Through 2018 - Playbill.com

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 02:10

Playbill.com

Hershey Felder Will Perform Tributes to Tchaikovsky, Berlin, Bernstein, Beethoven Around the Country Through 2018
Playbill.com
Hersey Felder will tour with his acclaimed solo shows—Our Great Tchaikovsky, Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin, Hershey Felder as Leonard Bernstein in Maestro, and Hershey Felder: Beethoven—through 2018. DAME HELEN MIRREN and HERSHEY FELDER celebrate ...
Hershey Felder Announces Dates for 2018 US TourTheaterMania.com

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Review: ASO plays invigorated Beethoven's Seventh, third time around - MyAJC

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 20:45

MyAJC

Review: ASO plays invigorated Beethoven's Seventh, third time around
MyAJC
2 in November 2015, ASO Music Director Robert Spano again looked to the Beethoven Symphony No. 7 for that season's closing concert, in June 2016, as a last-minute replacement for a bedridden guest performer. During the current two-season celebration of ...

Kanye West and Beethoven come together at Lincoln Center - Asbury Park Press

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 22:59

Asbury Park Press

Kanye West and Beethoven come together at Lincoln Center
Asbury Park Press
Among the things a classical music institution should not do to bring in a new generation of listeners: forced blends of pop songs and the standard canon. Examples? Oh, let's say, Kanye West and Ludwig van Beethoven. But, like all great rules of pop ...

Classical music and dance listings - San Francisco Chronicle

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 21:22

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
20. $20. Fifth Street Farms, 1517 Fifth St., Berkeley. (510) 525-9248. Joshua Trio Works by Lou Harrison, Pablo Casals, Stravinsky, Saint-Saëns, Debussy, Bernstein, others. Emil Miland, cello; Ann Moss, soprano; Meredith Clark, harp. 4 p.m. Sun., Jan ...

Kanye West and Beethoven come together at Lincoln Center - Asbury Park Press

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 20:55

Asbury Park Press

Kanye West and Beethoven come together at Lincoln Center
Asbury Park Press
Among the things a classical music institution should not do to bring in a new generation of listeners: forced blends of pop songs and the standard canon. Examples? Oh, let's say, Kanye West and Ludwig van Beethoven. But, like all great rules of pop ...

Review: Boston Symphony Orchestra makes Beethoven's 5th Symphony sound fresh - MassLive.com

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 15:11

MassLive.com

Review: Boston Symphony Orchestra makes Beethoven's 5th Symphony sound fresh
MassLive.com
B) I'm going to spend most of this review blabbering on about the BSO's revelatory interpretation of Beethoven's 5th. The first piece was the overture to "Les Amazones, ou la Fondation de Thebes" by Etienne-Nicolas Mehul. I didn't have a chance to look ...

Auburn Symphony to feature Copland, Beethoven and cellist Amit Peled on Sunday - Davis Enterprise

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 03:56

Auburn Symphony to feature Copland, Beethoven and cellist Amit Peled on Sunday
Davis Enterprise
The Auburn Symphony — an orchestra based in Placer County and drawing musicians from many parts of the Sacramento area — will give its annual performance at the Mondavi Center at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, in Jackson Hall, with music director Peter ...

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New World Trio interprets Rachmaninoff, Beethoven, Piazzolla - West Hartford News

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 23:14

West Hartford News

New World Trio interprets Rachmaninoff, Beethoven, Piazzolla
West Hartford News
WEST HARTFORD — New World Trio presents a program in the richly evocative nave of St. John's Episcopal Church that explores the turning inward, the dark mysteries of the Rachmaninoff Sonata for Cello and Piano in G Minor, followed by the contrasting ...

Yuuko Shiokawa and András Schiff: Bach, Busoni, Beethoven (album review) - PopMatters

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 18:36

PopMatters

Yuuko Shiokawa and András Schiff: Bach, Busoni, Beethoven (album review)
PopMatters
Recital recordings can often reflect idol worship at the expense of narrative cohesion. Classical musicians prize Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Tchaikovsky and nearly everyone else in the established canon, hence their endless programmability on the stage ...

What's Genius? The Making of Yeethoven II, the Kanye West, Beethoven Orchestral Mash-Up - The Root

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 17:56

The Root

What's Genius? The Making of Yeethoven II, the Kanye West, Beethoven Orchestral Mash-Up
The Root
The two are classically trained musicians who met as teens in Boston (back when Johan went by Stephen Feigenbaum), and are now collaborating on Yeethoven II, a sequel to last year's widely heralded debut, a mash-up of West and Ludwig von Beethoven ...

Springfield Symphony Orchestra serving up Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven - MassLive.com

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 16:40

MassLive.com

Springfield Symphony Orchestra serving up Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven
MassLive.com
New England winter pales by comparison with the stormy, innovative music written on the cutting edge of creativity during the 18th and 19th centuries. Maestro Kevin Rhodes and the Springfield Symphony Orchestra have selected three epic, forward-looking ...

Cremona Quartet: Beethoven String Quartets, vol. VIII - The Strad

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 14:55

Cremona Quartet: Beethoven String Quartets, vol. VIII
The Strad
The Cremona Quartet completes its Beethoven series with a fine coupling, combining exemplary technique and intonational purity with an interpretive acuity that strips away 19th-century rhetoric while avoiding the pitfalls of sounding merely ...

Beethoven's Emperor Concerto January 14 and 16, 2018 - ThisisReno

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 08:09

ThisisReno

Beethoven's Emperor Concerto January 14 and 16, 2018
ThisisReno
The Reno Phil ushers in 2018 anchored by Beethoven, Jan. 14 and 16 at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts. Highlighting the repertoire is Beethoven's Emperor Overture, Piano Concerto No. 5 in E Flat Major, op. 73. It is a grand and bold work ...

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