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2 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

Port Fairy Spring Music Festival celebrates 25 years of classical note

PORT Fairy's Spring Music Festival will celebrate 25 years of bringing culture and classical music to the south-west this October.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Classical, Brahms

6 hrs ago | Beach Carolina Magazine

Opening Night of the Wilmington Symphony Features Mozart's Classic for Flute and Harp

Opening Night of Wilmington Symphony's 2014-15 Masterworks Season, showcases Mozart's delightfully lyrical Concerto for Flute and Harp , featuring Christina Brier , and Mary Jo White , and Carl Nielsen's Symphony No.

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Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Arts, Nielsen, Carl Nielsen, Conductor, Wilmington, NC

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Dragon spices up Figaro

An Italian-sung comic opera penned by an Austrian composer and set in Spain will move this month to India for a Coquitlam show.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Canada, Classical, Spain, World News, France, India,

National Public Radio

With Both Farce And Feeling, Currentzis' 'Figaro' Succeeds Magnificently

There are many recordings of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro. Do we need another? In the case of this new recording led by the young Greek conductor Teodor Currentzis, Fresh Air classical music critic Lloyd Schwartz says, "Absolutely."

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Related Topix: Classical

Capital Soup

UT Announces Lineup for 2014-2015 PNC Bank Concert Artist Series

From the great works of Mozart and other classical composers to world percussion and jazz, The University of Tampa's 2014-2015 PNC Bank Concert Artist Series at the Sykes Chapel and Center for Faith and Values will offer an aural feast for music lovers.

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Related Topix: Classical, Tampa, FL, University of Tampa, Lutz, FL, Symphony, Arts

The Doings Weekly

La Grange's Salt Creek Chamber Orchestra presents 'Marriage of Figaro'

Salt Creek Chamber Orchestra, First United Methodist Church, 100 W. Cossitt Ave., La Grange 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23 For the Salt Creek Chamber Orchestra's first foray into opera, Maestro Timothy Semanik has chosen a romantic comedy by one of the world's best - some would say THE best - composers.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, La Grange, IL, Classical, Wedding, Skokie, IL

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Bangkok Post

Mozart masterclass at the ...

Violin legend Dmitry Sitkovetsky delivered power and passion with both a baton and a Stradivarius during a rare Bangkok appearance earlier this month Over the past four decades, violinist Dmitry Sitkovetsky, now 60, has built up a reputation as one of classical music's elite virtuosos and has been consistently engaged to perform with the world's ... (more)

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Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Sibelius

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Musical Vienna: where to visit its greatest composers' homes and music

Vienna Hofberg Orchestra gives Mozart, Strauss, Lehar concerts in the Hapsburgs' Imperial Palace.

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Related Topix: World News, Austria, Classical, Opera, Lehar, Franz Lehar, Johann Strauss II, Arts

BroadwayWorld.com

Hottest Articles on BWWClassical MusicWorld.com from 8/10/2014 - 8/17/2014

Below are BWWClassical MusicWorld.com's most popular articles from 8/10/2014 - 8/17/2014.

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Related Topix: Classical, Bach, New York Philharmonic, Beethoven, Copland, Symphony, Arts

Examiner.com

Mozart's Masterpiece Cosi fan tutte on Great Performances at the Met

James Levine leads a youthful cast in Mozart's joyful and heart-rending masterpiece Cosi fan tutte on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, August 24 at 12 noon on PBS.

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Related Topix: Classical, Great Performances at the Met, Entertainment, Television, James Levine, Opera, Drama, Theater

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Mozart Mostly for the Everyman

The violinist Michael Gillette's daughter was born during the Mostly Mozart Festival.

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Related Topix: Classical, Marketing, Symphony, Arts, Rapids, NY

Hispanic Business

'Don Giovanni' launches Ravinia's Mozart mini-fest in high style

What's more, Lyric Opera will launch its 60th anniversary season six weeks from now with a "Don Giovanni" of its own, in a new production by 's stage masterpieces.

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Related Topix: Classical, Arts, Opera, Theater

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Buenos Aires Herald

Barenboim's marathon in BA reaches end

The musician's 10-day tour de force is proof of his astounding stamina The 2014 Daniel Barenboim saga began on August 3 and finished on August 13, for a grand total of 10 concerts and a dialogue with Felipe Gonzlez, an exhausting schedule even for such an incredibly energetic 72-year-old musician and for his young West-Eastern Divan Orchestra.

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Related Topix: Barenboim, Opera, Classical, Daniel Barenboim, Martha Argerich, Ravel

The Brattleboro Reformer

Marlboro Music's final weekend offers extra concert

Marlboro's 64th Season on Sunday, Aug, 17 at 2:30 p.m. MARLBORO - Marlboro Music's seventy-five resident artists celebrate their summer's exploration of over two hundred works, more than one third by 20th and 21st composers including three by Kaija Saariaho, 2014 Resident Composer, with three concerts on the final weekend of its 64th season.

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Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Arts, Marlboro College, New York

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Kirkville

Brilliant Classics to Update Their Complete Bach and Mozart Sets

Remember those big box sets from Brilliant Classics? When the Mozart was first released, it sold - if I recall correctly - a couple hundred thousand copies in Europe.

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Related Topix: Classical, Bach, J.S. Bach

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Daily Journal

Indy orchestra coming to Center Grove area for concerts

The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra is hitting the road to perform pieces by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Aaron Copland, George Gershwin and Gustav Mahler.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Classical, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Amadeus Mozart, Aaron Copland, Copland

BroadwayWorld.com

Lincoln Center's Mostly Mozart Festival 2014 Week Three Features ...

The third week of this summer's Mostly Mozart Festival , New York's acclaimed annual summer celebration of classical music, kicks off with a pair of all-Beethoven concerts by the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra leading one of the great works in the classical repertoire, Beethoven's Symphony No.

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Related Topix: Classical, Beethoven, Mozart Festival Orchestra, Symphony, Arts, Rossini, Opera

Mon Aug 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Amsterdams Marionetten Theater to Stage the Magic Flute from Sept 13

The Magic Flute is an exotic adventure; a classical story about the struggle between good and evil.

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Related Topix: Theater, The Magic Flute, Arts, Classical, Opera, Travel, Amsterdam, Netherlands Travel, Netherlands Travel, Europe Travel

Wall Street Journal

Opera: Mark Morris's 'Acis and Galatea' at the Mostly Mozart Festival

When the choreographer Mark Morris directed Gluck's "Orfeo ed Euridice" at the Metropolitan Opera some years ago, it was a clumsy hybrid: the singers stood still; the dancers swirled around them; and the enormous chorus, costumed as distracting historical figures, was arrayed on bleachers.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Handel, Dance

The New Zealand Herald

Classical review: ACO, Raye Freedom Arts Centre

From the start, we were expecting an evening of contrasts on Sunday when the Jade String Quartet played Mozart against an impressive line-up of percussion instruments along the back of the stage.

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Related Topix: Classical, The String Quartet

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