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3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Classical review: Exquisite 300 years in Vienna

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra's Songs from Vienna on Thursday night gave a fascinating vision of musical life in the Austrian capital over three centuries - yet another example of the APO's insightful programming.


Related Topix: Classical, Mozart, Symphony, Arts

16 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

November at The Houston Symphony Features African Safari, Beethoven's Fifth and More

The Houston Symphony's November calendar features an exciting lineup of concerts including a musical exploration of one of the world's most diverse and fascinating continents with Family Series concert AFRICAN SAFARIwith Music from The Lion King on November 1. Followed by a historic concert from Houston's sister city Leipzig, Germany'sLeipzig ... (more)


Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Arts, Bach, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Life, Holidays, Thanksgiving

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Barnstable Patriot

Raising the bar to the nth degree

GETTING CLOSER The first concert of the Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra ensemble, directed by CCSO concertmaster Jae Cosmos Lee, will be offered Sept.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Classical, Mozart, Brahms, Theater, SUNY Stony Brook

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Northport Symphony Orchestra Announces Auditions

The Northport Symphony Orchestra seeks new members in al sections. We are a diverse group, including both musc professionals and those for whom music is a joyful avocation.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Classical, Mozart, Telemann, Bach, Mendelssohn

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Binghamton Philharmonic announces 2014-15 season

The Binghamton Philharmonic's 2014-15 season includes a mix of old and new music, with some pops favorites, too.


Related Topix: Binghamton, NY, Classical, Symphony, Arts, Folk, Ravel, Entertainment


LACO to Open 2014-15 Season with World Premiere, Beethoven and Saint-Saens, 9/20-21

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra , led by Music Director Jeffrey Kahane, launches its 2014-15 season with the world premiere of a work for strings and percussion by young Australian-born composer Cameron Patrick, Beethoven's iconic Symphony No.


Related Topix: Classical, 9, Saint-Saens, Symphony, Arts

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Album review: Dussek and Beethoven

It is difficult to be too disdainful of the earlier work, a real glitterfest that does not allow a slow movement to dampen its merry fun.


Related Topix: Classical, Mozart


Classical roots finally flower for Loverboy keyboardist Doug Johnson

By the 1960s, Johnson was playing keyboards in rock 'n' roll bands, by 1980 he was in Loverboy and about to become part of a long-term success story.


Related Topix: Classical, Tchaikovsky, Bach, Chopin

Sun Aug 24, 2014


Callas, Bernstein - the past in a box

Somewhere on the path to immortality, Maria Callas and Leonard Bernstein transcended boxed-set recording anthologies.


Related Topix: Callas, Opera, Bernstein, Classical, Maria Callas, Leonard Bernstein, Deutsche Grammophon, Entertainment

Berkshire Eagle

Tanglewood: The Ninth + 1 = the Ninth

Every year, the Boston Symphony Orchestra grapples with the problem of what, if anything, to program with the Beethoven Ninth at its final Tanglewood concert.


Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Arts, Entertainment

Sat Aug 23, 2014


Solenn Seguillon presents Beethoven in a modernist setting at Old First Concerts

The major work on the program violinist Solenn Seguillon prepared for her Old First Concerts recital last night was Ludwig van Beethoven's best known violin sonata, Opus 47 in A major.


Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Arts


Single Tickets for the Canton Symphony Orchestra's 2014-2015 Season to go On-Sale 9/2

Single concert tickets will go on sale September 2nd for the Canton Symphony Orchestra's 77th season.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Classical, Andre Watts

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Current in Carmel

Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra returns to the Palladium with a new...

The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra announced today that it will return to the Palladium at the Center for Performing Arts in Carmel, Indiana, and present a special Palladium Series - a six-concert series featuring a wide range of classical masterpieces.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Carmel, IN, Classical, Handel

Jewish Chronicle

When life resembles soap opera

The thing about music, perhaps more than any other art form, is that not only is it unclear what it means at any given moment, it often loses its meaning the second the composer sets down his pen.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Symphony, Israel, World News, Middle East


Movie review: Chloe Grace Moretz has true breakout role in 'If I Stay'

This adaptation of the 2009 young adult weeper of a novel by Gayle Forman about young love in the Pacific Northwest likes to cover moods and emotions.


Related Topix: Let Me In, Kick-Ass, Chloe Moretz, Classical

Thu Aug 21, 2014


2014 Hilton Head International Piano Competition Winner Shen Lu to Play Carnegie Hall, 11/8

The Hilton Head International Piano Competition will present its 2014 First Prize-winner, Shen Lu, at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on Saturday, November 8, 2014, 2:30 p.m. Mr. Shen will perform works by Beethoven, Chopin, Tan Dun , Rachmaninoff, Ravel and Scarlatti.


Related Topix: Classical, Chopin, Rachmaninoff, Ravel, Tan Dun

Psychology Today

Do Program Notes Help?

If you go to a classical performance at a concert hall in 2014, you can count on having program notes slipped into your hands by an usher.


Related Topix: Classical


BWW Reviews: Boundless: Australian String Quartet Reinvigorated the Classics

Reviewed Friday 15th August 2014 The Australian String Quartet have chosen three sensational pieces for their Boundless Australian national tour, stepping away from their more usual fare of Australian contemporary works in favour of three masterpieces by some of the greatest composers of string quartets, one each from the Classical and the Romantic ... (more)


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, The String Quartet, Classical, Haydn, Italy,

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Los Angeles Times

At Hollywood Bowl, Nicholas McGegan is the man for all seasons

Nicholas McGegan conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic and concertmaster Martin Chalifour in a program featuring Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons."


Related Topix: The Four Seasons, Oldies, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Classical, Tchaikovsky, Symphony, Arts, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Entertainment


Church of Beethoven lifts the spirit

Once a convenience store, Oak Park , Illinois' Open Door Theater, 902 South Ridgeland Avenue, hosts the Church of Beethoven on the third Sunday of every month.


Related Topix: Classical, Route 66, Arts, Poetry