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Friday Aug 22 | Scoop

The Creation 216 years since it brought fame to its composer

One of history's most famous composers, Joseph Haydn , once confessed, "I want to write a work that will give permanent fame to my name in the world".


Related Topix: Classical

Thu Aug 21, 2014


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, Beethoven, Italy,

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Dallas Symphony returns to Allen on Sept. 4

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra will return to Allen for a classical concert Sept.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Dallas, TX, Allen, TX, Classical, Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Opinion

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Hispanic Business

Redlands Symphony, violinist Roberto Cani perform at the Redlands Bowl

The most obvious virtuosity came from violinist I that, in the world of classical music, still has a contemporary feel.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Electronic, Classical, Prokofiev, Mendelssohn

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Quartet plays music that broke the rules

Suggesting that chamber music really can change things - one small roomful of great musicians at a time - the Emerson String Quartet, with clarinet Jon Manasse, capped off an exhilarating week for the Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival Thursday evening.


Related Topix: The Quartet, Jazz, The String Quartet, Classical, Emerson String Quartet, Beethoven, Mozart

Fri Aug 01, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Society: Lots to celebrate at Music@Menlo

Janet Duca Norton / For The Daily News Original Festival founding member and board member Paul and Marcia Ginsburg, left, said that the festival format has turned out exactly as it was envisioned by Wu Han and David Finckel.


Related Topix: Classical, Beethoven, Dvorak, Science / Technology

Thu Jul 31, 2014


Jonny Greenwood Will Tour 'Water' Classical Piece

Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood has announced the world premiere of "Water," his collaborative piece with the Australian Chamber Orchestra.


Related Topix: Jonny Greenwood, Pop/Rock, Radiohead, Classical, Australian Chamber Orchestra, Tchaikovsky, Mozart

Free Republic

Why Criminals Are Afraid of Classical Music

Apparently, many young people, especially those with an antisocial disposition, dislike classical music so much that Bach, Beethoven and Mozart can even be played to discourage young hooligans from intimidating, harassing and robbing store customers.


Related Topix: Beethoven, Classical, Bach, Mozart, Teenagers, Family, United Kingdom, Durham County, England