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'Beethoven's Triple' kicks off New Haven Symphony Orchestra's new season - New Haven Register

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 19:31

New Haven Register

'Beethoven's Triple' kicks off New Haven Symphony Orchestra's new season
New Haven Register
Get yourself within walking distance of Woolsey Hall early Thursday evening if you plan to be in the audience for opening night of the New Haven Symphony Orchestra's season, entitled “Beethoven's Triple.” It's not only the debut of the B-U-C Trio ...

Cleveland Orchestra welcomes public school students to Severance Hall for special 'Prometheus' education concert - cleveland.com (blog)

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 23:44

cleveland.com (blog)

Cleveland Orchestra welcomes public school students to Severance Hall for special 'Prometheus' education concert
cleveland.com (blog)
One day before welcoming its first ticket-holders of the 100 anniversary season, the orchestra welcomed some 2,000 students, faculty, and others from the Cleveland Metropolitan School District to Severance Hall for "Beethoven and Prometheus: A Hero's ...

Six cool things to do in Tucson this weekend (Sept. 22-Sept. 24) - Arizona Daily Star

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:04

Arizona Daily Star

Six cool things to do in Tucson this weekend (Sept. 22-Sept. 24)
Arizona Daily Star
“After this I will have all five concertos ready and I will know all five (Beethoven) concertos,” said Zhang, who goes by the nickname Zee Zee, given to her when the China native came to the United States in her late teens to study at Rochester's ...

Meet De'Aaron Fox, new face of the Kings: An 'old soul' with taste for Beethoven - Sacramento Bee (blog)

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:00

Sacramento Bee (blog)

Meet De'Aaron Fox, new face of the Kings: An 'old soul' with taste for Beethoven
Sacramento Bee (blog)
Jennifer Hilsinger, the algebra teacher who introduced Fox to Beethoven, remembers a tall, skinny student who wore glasses and asked to sit in the front row. “De'Aaron wanted to sit close so he could focus, which made the seating chart a challenge ...

UK Orchestra Opens 2017-18 Season With Beethoven, Brahms and Ives Tonight - UKNow (press release)

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 13:00

UKNow (press release)

UK Orchestra Opens 2017-18 Season With Beethoven, Brahms and Ives Tonight
UKNow (press release)
LEXINGTON, KY. (Sept. 22, 2017) — The University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra will open its 99th season playing the most famous piece of music ever written, Ludwig van Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, as well as work from Johannes Brahms and Charles ...

UK Orchestra Opens 2017-18 Season With Beethoven, Brahms and Ives Tonight - UKNow (press release)

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 13:00

UKNow (press release)

UK Orchestra Opens 2017-18 Season With Beethoven, Brahms and Ives Tonight
UKNow (press release)
LEXINGTON, KY. (Sept. 22, 2017) — The University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra will open its 99th season playing the most famous piece of music ever written, Ludwig van Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, as well as work from Johannes Brahms and Charles ...

Biss, SPCO offer an inspiring two-concerto night - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 09:27

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Biss, SPCO offer an inspiring two-concerto night
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
When the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra asked five composers to each write a new piano concerto and take for inspiration one of the five that Beethoven wrote, the composers were pretty much at liberty to be “inspired” in any way they saw fit. The new ...

Ballet, Broadway, Beethoven: Steamboat Symphony Orchestra opens 2017 season with a few surprises - Steamboat Pilot & Today

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 02:58

Steamboat Pilot & Today

Ballet, Broadway, Beethoven: Steamboat Symphony Orchestra opens 2017 season with a few surprises
Steamboat Pilot & Today
After the intermission, the orchestra will present Beethoven's "Egmont Overture," which celebrates the victory of freedom over tyranny, followed by Bernstein's "West Side Story," the classic story of love transcending hate. The concert will conclude ...

Vangeline Theater to Bring BUTOH BEETHOVEN: ECLIPSE to TNC - Broadway World

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 22:04

Vangeline Theater to Bring BUTOH BEETHOVEN: ECLIPSE to TNC
Broadway World
New York Butoh dancer Vangeline conjures the ghosts of two passionate giants - Tatsumi Hijikata, founder of Butoh, and composer Ludwig van Beethoven in this hypnotic, electrifying and award-winning solo performance. 80 minutes with a 10 minute ...

At the Symphony: 'The most important piece of music ever written' - Charlotte Observer

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 19:38

Charlotte Observer

At the Symphony: 'The most important piece of music ever written'
Charlotte Observer
But Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, which premiered in May 1824, changed music forever. It's no less meaningful today than it was at its premiere: It sings of hope after struggle, of mankind's ability to rise above pain, of the value of universal ...
On Stage With Donna Walker: Here's what will make Greenville Symphony's new season specialGreenville News

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Beethoven marathon at University of Hong Kong - BLOUIN ARTINFO

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 17:54

BLOUIN ARTINFO

Beethoven marathon at University of Hong Kong
BLOUIN ARTINFO
University of Hong Kong is hosting a Beethoven Marathon by the Russian pianist Konstantin Lifschitz who will be playing all 32 of Beethoven's piano sonatas over six nights (and two matinees), in the first of the 2017-18 season of Spotlight Encounters.

GSO opens season with Beethoven tribute, return of soloist Dmitri Levkovich - Greenville Journal

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 17:10

GSO opens season with Beethoven tribute, return of soloist Dmitri Levkovich
Greenville Journal
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on hand colored engraving from 1845. German composer and pianist. One of the smost acclaimed and influential composers of all time. Engraved by W.Holl after a painting by Kloeber and published by W.Mackenzie.

A touch of Beethoven for Independence Day - Cyprus Mail

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 14:30

Cyprus Mail

A touch of Beethoven for Independence Day
Cyprus Mail
The Cyprus Symphony Orchestra will celebrate Cyprus Independence Day with a concert series of pieces by Ludwig van Beethoven entitled 'Heroic Moments' on Tuesday in Limassol, on Wednesday in Larnaca and next Thursday in Nicosia. The three ...

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Mostly Beethoven - Forks Forum

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 07:41

Forks Forum

Mostly Beethoven
Forks Forum
Penny Linterman on violin, Marlene Moore on cello and Gary McRoberts on piano make up the Deka Piano Trio. They will be performing at the Sekiu Community Center, 42 Rice St., on Sept. 30 starting at 7 p.m. The concert is free and donations will gladly ...

Vangeline Theater presents BUTOH BEETHOVEN: ECLIPSE, 10/14 - Broadway World

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 03:40

Vangeline Theater presents BUTOH BEETHOVEN: ECLIPSE, 10/14
Broadway World
Following a critically U.S. and International tour, Vangeline Theater presents BUTOH BEETHOVEN: ECLIPSE (Admiring Tatsumi Hijikata) on October 14, 2017 at 8pm at Theater For the New City, 155 First Avenue, NYC. Tickets are $15 general admission ...

KZN-born composer, cellist will take you from Beethoven to Princess Magogo - North Coast Courier

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:43

North Coast Courier

KZN-born composer, cellist will take you from Beethoven to Princess Magogo
North Coast Courier
To honour heritage month, KZN-born composer, cellist and academic, Dr Thokozani Mhlambi will be treating audiences to a series of once-off concerts around Durban from September 27-30. With a special mix of genres, from Beethoven to Princess Magogo, ...

Princeton Symphony Orchestra Opens Season With Monumental Beethoven Symphony - Town Topics

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:56

Princeton Symphony Orchestra Opens Season With Monumental Beethoven Symphony
Town Topics
Beethoven was the main course for this pair of concerts, but Milanov served a hefty musical appetizer in Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture, Op. 49, in a 20th-century transcription for chorus and orchestra. Commissioned in 1880 to commemorate ...

Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Opens 25th Anniversary Season with Two Performances of Beethoven's Symphony ... - Broadway World

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 14:36

Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Opens 25th Anniversary Season with Two Performances of Beethoven's Symphony ...
Broadway World
The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra kicks off its 25th Anniversary Season, marking a pivotal moment in the organization's history with the 25th Anniversary Season Opening Weekend: Beethoven's Ninth on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 8 p.m. and Sunday ...

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Music review: Selby and Friends, Basically Beethoven #4 at the National Gallery - The Canberra Times

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 03:18

The Canberra Times

Music review: Selby and Friends, Basically Beethoven #4 at the National Gallery
The Canberra Times
American writer and biographer Catherine Drinker Bowen defined chamber music as "a conversation between friends" and it is the intimacy and immediacy of the genre that either makes or breaks a performance. Kathryn Selby has a gift for creating the ...

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Pianist debuts Beethoven concerto to open new TSO director's tenure - Arizona Daily Star

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 02:12

Arizona Daily Star

Pianist debuts Beethoven concerto to open new TSO director's tenure
Arizona Daily Star
Chinese-born pianist Zhang Zuo will premiere her first ever Beethoven Second Piano Concerto with the Tucson Symphony Orchestra this weekend. Courtesy Zhang Zuo. Coming to Tucson. Pianist Zhang Zuo took on the nickname Zee Zee after she came to ...

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