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  1. Sergey Smbatyan to conduct the Munich Symphony OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Groong

    The Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of the State Youth Orchestra of Armenia Sergey Smbatyan will conduct on April 23 the Munich Symphony Orchestra in Germany. The first cooperation-concert of the conductor and the orchestra is entitled "Friendship", according to the statement, released by SYOA press service.

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  2. Camellia Symphony Orchestra wraps up its concert seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Davis Enterprise

    Soprano Robin Fisher, of the Sacramento State faculty, will be the special guest of the Camellia Symphony Orchestra during the final concert of its season, set for Saturday, April 29. Courtesy photo The final concert of the season for the Camellia Symphony Orchestra is called "Puppets and Divas," and begins at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at the Sacramento City College Performing Arts Center in Sacramento. The concert will begin with a short fanfare composed by Igor Stravinsky for the opening ceremony of Lincoln Center in New York in 1964.

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  3. Everybody's a critic and that's not necessarily a good thingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Canada.com

    ... Sergei Rachmaninoff. When Rachmaninoff was still a fledgling composer, he worked tirelessly to produce his first symphony. The premiere was an unmitigated disaster. (There is some evidence to suggest the conductor of the performance was dead-drunk, ...

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  4. Columbus Symphony review | Director, violinist highlight high-energy worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Last night at the Ohio Theatre, the Columbus Symphony Orchestra, music director Rossen Milanov and violin soloist Gil Shaham put on a veritable pageant of attitude in high-octane works by Hindemith, Prokofiev and Rachmaninoff. Hindemith's Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Weber reveals its composer's affinity for Classical balance and clarity beneath a candy coating of kaleidoscopic orchestration and layers of motivic filigree.

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  5. New West plans being revealed todayRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... that evening, there will be a selection of desserts at La Cite des Prairies when an ensemble from the Lethbridge Symphony Orchestra presents "Strings Sing." Their concert is set for 7:30 p.m., with tickets available from the symphony office at the ...

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  6. Symphony concert salutes Beethoven's musicRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Ashland High School's new Steinway piano and the music of Ludwig van Beethoven will be featured during Ashland Symphony Orchestra's final concert of the season. Bravo Beethoven will close the season at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at Robert M. and Janet L. Archer Auditorium.

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  7. Ashland Symphony Orchestra concert will feature magnificent Steinway pianoRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    The symphony will feature Ashland High School's nearly new Steinway & Sons Model D 9-foot concert grand piano during its Bravo Beethoven concert April 29 at Archer Auditorium. The Model D is Steinway's flagship model, a Rolls-Royce of concert pianos.

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  8. Spokane Symphony Classics 9: In the Shadow of BeethovenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Spokane 7

    Beethoven cast a huge shadow over those who came after him, which is why Brahms produced his first symphony in middle age - he could hear the "giant marching behind him." After sidestepping the conventions of Beethoven, Brahms ends with a Ninth-like finale that cannot fail to thrill! Chopin's piano concerto, brilliant, virtuosic and exquisitely delicate, was praised by Schumann for bringing "the spirit of Beethoven into the concert hall."

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  9. Top notch youth performers strike a chordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... Despres has won numerous awards on the provincial and national level. She studies under Robert Uchida, Edmonton Symphony Orchestra violinist. 'She's just amazing. She plays from the heart and her technique is masterful. She plays at a very advanced ...

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  10. Symphony's Fiesta Pops defines the festival's funRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | MySanAntonio.com

    The Guadalupe Dance Company was featured in Friday night's San Antonio Symphony Fiesta Pops concert at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. The Guadalupe Dance Company was featured in Friday night's San Antonio Symphony Fiesta Pops concert at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts.

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  11. Today's EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... wind through beautifully existential meditations. In one instance, that landed them a show backed by the Colorado Symphony. "With a symphony, you feel like you're hopping on a train and you just have to surrender to that," laughs Rodriguez as the ...

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  12. Old Settler's Music Festival: Elephant RevivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... wind through beautifully existential meditations. In one instance, that landed them a show backed by the Colorado Symphony. "With a symphony, you feel like you're hopping on a train and you just have to surrender to that," laughs Rodriguez as the ...

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  13. Cutting the Budget GraduallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Intelligencer

    ... arts programs has been trimmed during the past few years. For example, the Wheeling, Huntington and West Virginia symphony orchestras received $80,025 each last year. This year's budget gives them $73,823 each but, taking it in good grace and ...

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  14. Music Matters! comes to WoodlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Times

    Illinois Symphony Orchestra violinist Daniel Colbert speaks with and answers many Woodland grade school students' questions while visiting with the schools' music classes Wednesday. Woodland was accepted for the symphony's Music Matters! program, which features Illinois Symphony Orchestra professional musicians introducing musical concepts, demonstrating their instruments and performing for elementary students throughout central Illinois.

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  15. Q&A with Trond SaeverudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Conductor Trond Saeverud rehearses with the Galveston Symphony Orchestra on October 10, 2015, at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. Conductor Trond Saeverud directs the Galveston Symphony Orchestra during a rehearsal October 10, 2015, at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston.

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  16. Connelly: Ludovic Morlot will step down from Seattle SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Seattle Symphony's music director Ludovic Morlot will step down in 2019, at a time in which he is celebrated for re-energizing the orchestra -- not, as with predecessors, under pressure for staying too long. "We are in the midst of a wonderful, stimulating and exciting artistic journey and I look forward to continuing this the next two seasons: However, I feel that by 2019 the time will be right for me to explore new musical horizons and for the symphony to benefit from the inspiration of new artistic leadership."

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  17. Art explores Alzheimer's in dance and orchestraRead the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | Newswise

    ... Both worked extensively with neuroscientists Diego Mastroeni and Paul Coleman to construct what's being called a "symphony of the brain" for the Herberger Institute's first Artist-in-Residence series. The sight portion of the piece involves a ...

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  18. Olympia High School senior will perform with symphony in its season finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | The Olympian

    Summer is approaching, and the Olympia Symphony Orchestra is in a mood to celebrate - "even though," said conductor Huw Edwards, "the weather hasn't been as optimistic as usual." "This is our last concert of the season," Edwards said about Sunday's concert with the theme "Summer Approaches."

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  19. David Amram On Piano JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Known for his compositions, film scores and appearances as a guest conductor, David Amram started his professional life in music as a French hornist in the National Symphony Orchestra in the early 1950s. He went on to play horn in the legendary jazz bands of Charles Mingus , Dizzy Gillespie and Lionel Hampton .

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  20. Arts & Music brieflyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Post Register

    The Idaho Falls Symphony, led by music director Thomas Heuser, will close out the 2016-17 season April 29 with "Concerto for Orchestra" at the Idaho Falls Civic Auditorium. The performance will begin with a pre-concert discussion at 6:30 p.m. Music begins at 7:30 p.m. The show features performances from 2016-17 Young Artists Competition winners Matthew Decker on piano and Lauren Avondet Anderson on violin.

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