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St. Petersburg Piano Quartet to Play All-Beethoven Program at Music Mountain - Broadway World

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 22:14

St. Petersburg Piano Quartet to Play All-Beethoven Program at Music Mountain
Broadway World
Music Mountain, America's Longest Running Chamber Music Festival, continues its blockbuster season with another weekend of exceptional music. St. Petersburg Piano Quartet offers an all-Beethoven program on Sunday, August 13 (3pm) and first-time ...

Beethoven's 5th brings curtain down on Clacton Concert Orchestra's season - Clacton and Frinton Gazette

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 15:05

Beethoven's 5th brings curtain down on Clacton Concert Orchestra's season
Clacton and Frinton Gazette
CLACTON Concert Orchestra rounds off its season with a show at St James' Church this Sunday. 'A Summer Breeze' includes Beethoven's famous 5th Symphony, while the orchestra teams up with The Four Saxes to perform Philip Glass's Concerto for ...

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Beethoven's 5th brings curtain down on Clacton Concert Orchestra's season - Clacton and Frinton Gazette

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 15:05

Beethoven's 5th brings curtain down on Clacton Concert Orchestra's season
Clacton and Frinton Gazette
CLACTON Concert Orchestra rounds off its season with a show at St James' Church this Sunday. 'A Summer Breeze' includes Beethoven's famous 5th Symphony, while the orchestra teams up with The Four Saxes to perform Philip Glass's Concerto for ...

Colorado Music Festival offers 'Beyoncé-Beethoven,' other mash-ups - Boulder Daily Camera

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 03:40

Colorado Music Festival offers 'Beyoncé-Beethoven,' other mash-ups
Boulder Daily Camera
The smaller segments have titles like "Lady Gaga-Brahms," "Bruno Mars-Bach," "Adele-Wagner" and "Beyoncé-Beethoven." Hackman said that each of these is a self-contained piece of music, and the narrator will both explain the pairings and lead between ...

Music preview: Columbus Symphony Orchestra plans free Beethoven - Columbus Alive

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 20:54

Columbus Alive

Music preview: Columbus Symphony Orchestra plans free Beethoven
Columbus Alive
Combining the finest, most memorable and best-loved masterworks of orchestral music with the less formal outdoor setting on Columbus Commons, the CSO, under the direction of Rossen Milanov, will present Beethoven's “Symphony No. 9” Sunday evening ...

Beethoven festival coming to Burlington arts centre - InsideHalton.com

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:02

InsideHalton.com

Beethoven festival coming to Burlington arts centre
InsideHalton.com
Violinist Benedicte Lauziere and pianist Valerie Tryon will be soloists at this Brott Music Festival concert. Popular Beethoven symphonies and concertos will be played at the festival, slated for the Burlington Performing Arts Centre. It will take ...

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REVIEWS: Crumb, Beethoven & Carl T. Fischer - Town Line

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 00:21

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REVIEWS: Crumb, Beethoven & Carl T. Fischer
Town Line
Terry Zwigoff initially ran into fierce resistance from his otherwise very good friend Robert Crumb, when he proposed the idea of this film. In reply, Zwigoff threatened to commit suicide, thus convincing the artist of the documentary's viability ...

REVIEW: 'Beethoven's 9th' at Ely Cathedral is a magnificent concert - Ely Standard

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 00:03

REVIEW: 'Beethoven's 9th' at Ely Cathedral is a magnificent concert
Ely Standard
This amazing concert ended with a mammoth performance of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony by the orchestra conducted by Steve Bingham. Hearing this excellent group play with particularly effective musicality and understanding brought to the fore how much ...

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The Dover Quartet delivers dazzling concert at Minnesota Beethoven Festival - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 20:29

Minneapolis Star Tribune

The Dover Quartet delivers dazzling concert at Minnesota Beethoven Festival
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Four years ago the young ensemble scooped up all three prizes at the prestigious Banff International String Quartet Competition. The group has since swept to international prominence, garnering a reputation as the most gifted quartet of its generation.

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The Dover Quartet delivers dazzling concert at Minnesota Beethoven Festival - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 20:29

Minneapolis Star Tribune

The Dover Quartet delivers dazzling concert at Minnesota Beethoven Festival
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Four years ago the young ensemble scooped up all three prizes at the prestigious Banff International String Quartet Competition. The group has since swept to international prominence, garnering a reputation as the most gifted quartet of its generation.

Constitution, equality and Beethoven's ninth symphony - Groundviews

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 08:22

Groundviews

Constitution, equality and Beethoven's ninth symphony
Groundviews
He poses the question as to what the aristocratic framers of the Indian and Sri Lankan Constitutions would have to say about the wish expressed in “Lyrics to Ludwig van Beethoven's ninth symphony 'Ode to Joy' ” to have “beggars become brothers of Lords”.

Beethoven Festival gala will feature violinist Stephanie Chase - The Park Record

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 02:15

The Park Record

Beethoven Festival gala will feature violinist Stephanie Chase
The Park Record
Chase will be featured artist at the Beethoven Festival's Gala Salon Concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 22, in a local private home. The concert will also feature pianist Doris Stevenson, along with Festival Artists in Residence clarinetist Russell ...

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The Strad Masterclass: Jan Vogler on Beethoven Cello Sonata op.69 - The Strad

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 13:53

The Strad Masterclass: Jan Vogler on Beethoven Cello Sonata op.69
The Strad
If you use a lot of vibrato you will immediately make it very Romantic, the style will be wrong, and everything will go down the drain' - Jan Vogler talks about performing the first movement of Beethoven's Cello Sonata op.69 to The Strad. In the video ...

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Could listening to Beethoven be the answer to feelings of anger and isolation in the modern world? - The Strad

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 13:45

The Strad

Could listening to Beethoven be the answer to feelings of anger and isolation in the modern world?
The Strad
Could Brexit, the election of Trump, the deterioration of mental health, the rise of illicit drug use and addiction to smartphones be avoided if more people listened to Beethoven quartets? Last month, as I sat on stage during the slow movement of ...

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Week's best classical concerts: The Dover Quartet at Minnesota Beethoven Festival - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 23:13

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Week's best classical concerts: The Dover Quartet at Minnesota Beethoven Festival
Minneapolis Star Tribune
New York's Orpheus Chamber Orchestra is the standard-setter in playing without a conductor, creating performances by collective decisionmaking. Bach's "Brandenburg" Concertos are ideally suited to the group's intimate ethic. They will perform Nos. 2, 3 ...

Cleveland Orchestra at Blossom surprises with Beethoven and delights with French delicacies (review) - cleveland.com (blog)

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 18:30

cleveland.com (blog)

Cleveland Orchestra at Blossom surprises with Beethoven and delights with French delicacies (review)
cleveland.com (blog)
Cleveland Orchestra music director Franz Welser-Most (seen here Saturday, July 8) was back on the podium at Blossom Music Center Saturday, July 15 for a program pairing Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 with works by MIlhaud and Roussel. Cleveland ...

The week ahead in LA classical music, July 16-23: 'Beethoven's Ninth With Dudamel' and more - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 17:02

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, July 16-23: 'Beethoven's Ninth With Dudamel' and more
Los Angeles Times
Beethoven's Ninth With Dudamel The LA Phil is joined by Los Angeles Master Chorale and guest vocalists for the composer's final symphony; program also includes Copland's “Fanfare For the Common Man” plus “Lincoln Portrait” narrated by former Dodgers ...

Review: 2017 Basically Beethoven Festival | Fine Arts Chamber Players | Dallas City Performance Hall - TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 04:13

TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Review: 2017 Basically Beethoven Festival | Fine Arts Chamber Players | Dallas City Performance Hall
TheaterJones Performing Arts News
Dallas — The free Basically Beethoven Festival, held in the summers at Dallas City Performance Hall, is a popular respite from the summer heat. Seats fill up for every performance, with good reason. This is the summer iteration of the Fine Arts ...

Dudamel and Beethoven — and Vin Scully — for the common man - Los Angeles Times

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 00:50

Los Angeles Times

Dudamel and Beethoven — and Vin Scully — for the common man
Los Angeles Times
We cannot, of course, escape history. And that was the larger point of this important program, which will be repeated Tuesday. Copland served as a preface to Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, with which Dudamel had made classical music and L.A. history at ...

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