3 hrs ago
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Unusual ensemble set to play Penticton
ARC Ensemble is bringing an unusual combination of instruments together to perform rare music at the next Penticton Community Concert event on March 22 at the Cleland Theatre.
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6 hrs ago
Central Kitsap Reporter
Buckle up for Beethoven in Bremerton
Conductor Alan Futterman, the Music Director of the Bremerton Symphony Orchestra, says there is a lot to look forward to in this Saturday's tribute to Ludwig Van Beethoven.
9 hrs ago
Minnesota Public Radio
Blogging the Beethoven Bicentennial Collection: Symphonies 3 & 4
Wes Anderson's new film, The Grand Budapest Hotel , telescopes through time: it opens in the present day with a young woman reading the book of a deceased writer, then flashes back to that writer as a young man being told the story he later turned into the book, then flashes back to the time that story originally took place.
20 hrs ago
Artfully Edmonds: As St. Patrick's Day nears, time to get your green on
L ook for the St. Patrick's Day iconic image in this week's column to locate the luckiest places to be for St. Patrick's Day celebrations.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Symphony patrons celebrate successful LPO concert series in Slidell
The Slidell Symphony Society celebrated the completion of the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra Beethoven and Blue Jeans concert series on March 6 with a patrons' party in the Slidell Municipal Auditorium lobby.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
From the romantic mood of Beethoven's "Moonlight Sonata" to the dramatic emotions of Orff's "O Fortuna," this program features well-known classical compositions that are accompanied by images of nature, fantasy, historical locations, architecture and art to reflect the emotions and scenes portrayed by the music.
Violinist Ray Chen brings vigorous enthusiasm to his San Francisco recital debut
Last night at the SFJAZZ Center, the young violinist Ray Chen made his San Francisco recital debut in the annual "Gift Concert for Subscribers" presented by San Francisco Performances .
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Scharoun Ensemble to Perform at Jorgensen, 3/13
The Scharoun Ensemble, a leading chamber music octet made up of members of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, will play a program of Mozart, Dvork and Beethoven on Thursday, March 13, at 7:30 p.m. at Jorgensen.
Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra and Chorus shine in challenging...
Cleveland Orchestra assistant conductor Brett Mitchell capped an unexpectedly eventful weekend at Severance Hall with a fine concert by the Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra and Chorus Sunday night.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
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Ode to the joy of learning Beethoven with Biss [The Philadelphia Inquirer :: ]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) March 09--The online Beethoven course given by pianist and Curtis Institute professor Jonathan Biss last fall was remarkable for all the things it wasn't.
Pendleton coaches young musicians
Music can transport the listener to new worlds and experiences. This has always been true for pianist Margaret Pendleton, co-owner of Tallahassee's classical sheet music supplier Beethoven & Company.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Out There :: Coming Symphonic Attractions
A special press event last week supplied details of the San Francisco Symphony's 2014-15 Season, which celebrates the 20th anniversary of the artistic partnership between Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas and the Symphony he leads.
From Russia with dedication
It was the joyfulness and spontaneity of her Beethoven that stood out. With Bach and Mendelssohn, it was the way she reimagined familiar music.
The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Presents BEETHOVEN'S ?EROICA? SYMPHONY, 3/27-30
The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Edo de Waart continue the 2014 Beethoven Festival with Beethoven's Symphony No.
It may seem strange to think of a man who wrote music 200 years ago as contemporary.
The Straits Times
'Beethoven of Japan' apologises for 'causing trouble with my lies'
A composer once known as the"Beethoven of Japan" said on Friday that tests had shown he was not legally deaf and apologised to people throughout the country for lying by using a ghost writer for his popular symphonies and other music.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Fittingly, as Boros says it was the "beginning of [her] own musical world" when she heard it at 15, Leo Brouwer's "Un dia de noviembre" occurs twice.
Orchestra hosts classical concert
The Metropolitan Orchestra of NJ presents its winter concert on Sunday, March 16, at 3 p.m., which will be held at Millburn High School Auditorium, 462 Millburn Ave., Millburn .
Wed Mar 05, 2014
BSO announces first season with Andris Nelsons
Andris Nelsons' first season as music director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra will include 10 Symphony Hall programs and a European tour with stops in Berlin, Cologne, London, Lucerne, and Paris.
Why Do Classical Record Labels Overprice their Wares on the iTunes Store?
There's one thing I don't get about classical record labels and digital sales. Here's an example: The Belcea Quartet's complete Beethoven string quartets, on Zig-Zag Territoires, a French label.