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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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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.
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.
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."
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.
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.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
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)
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Musical Vienna: where to visit its greatest composers' homes and music
Vienna Hofberg Orchestra gives Mozart, Strauss, Lehar concerts in the Hapsburgs' Imperial Palace.
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.
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.
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.
'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.
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.
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.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
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.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
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.
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.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
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.
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.
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.