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Results 1 - 20 of 21 in BBC Music Magazine

  1. Classical guitarist to perform charity gig in Stockton HeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 21 | Warrington Guardian

    ... tist Award by MIDEM Classique/IAMA and has been called 'one to watch' by both Gramophone Magazine and the BBC Music Magazine.

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  2. Rising star of the piano in concert at Lion BallroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | Ludlow Advertiser

    Pianist Maria Marchant, acknowledged by BBC Music Magazine as a 'rising star', will play a mixed and varied programme of piano music at the Lion Ballroom in Leominster on Sunday, April 22 at 3pm. It will include Beethoven's 'Moonlight' Sonata, Brahms' Intermezzo Op 117 No 1, Liszt's 2nd Ballade in B minor and works by Handel, Clara Schumann, Ireland and Roderick Williams.

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  3. Hayner Drawing Room Chamber concert set -Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | Troy Daily News

    ... on BBC Radio 3, and her Naxos recording, "The Violin Music of Ernest Bloch" won a five-star rating from BBC Music Magazine and was Editor's Choice in The Gramophone . She has been honored as UK Jewish Performer of the Year and at a recital at New ...

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  4. A Crazy Girl CrazyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | Stereophile

    Winner of the 2018 Grammy for "Best Classical Solo Album," "Recording of the Month" in BBC Music Magazine , nominated for a 2018 Juno Award , listed in "Best Classical Music Recordings 2017" of the New York Times , and recipient of multiple European honors, Crazy Girl Crazy must be heard. Created by the phenomenally versatile Canadian soprano/conductor Barbara Hannigan, the Alpha label album/bonus DVD package showcases Hannigan and the Ludwig Orchestra performing three landmark 20th century masterworks-Berio's conception-shattering, impossibly acrobatic Sequenza III ; Berg's Lulu Suite ; and three Gershwin gems from Girl Crazy -arranged into a new Girl Crazy Suite by Bill Elliott and Hannigan.

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  5. Guest Conductor Will Make History at NSPO's Winter ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Revere Journal

    ... conductors are rare in classical music. A 2015 report on Classical-music.com, the official magazine of BBC Music Magazine, commented "The question 'Why aren't there more women conductors?' remains as relevant in today's music industry as it always ...

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  6. The Classics: February 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... in Hahn's Gallic wit and charm. Howard is one of the most prodigious musicians today - a critic in the BBC Music Magazine called him ``the finest living exponent of Liszt''. His recorded series of all Liszt's Piano music for Hyperion ran to 94 ...

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  7. Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Announces 2018-19 SeasonRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... out recently as a destination city thanks to the CSO, Music Hall and Cincinnati's vibrant arts scene in BBC Music Magazine and The New York Times. " The Orchestra is a vital part of Cincinnati's cultural landscape and the City's ' cultural allure ' ...

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  8. Francisco Fullana Announces Recording Debut and CD Launch EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... composer Antoni Lliteres.< Francisco Fullana has received international praise as a "rising star" (BBC Music Magazine), an "amazing talent" (maestro Gustavo Dudamel) and "a paragon of delicacy" (San Francisco's Classical Voice). His 2016 recital ...

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  9. #hammerklavier is outRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | Jessica Duchen's classical music blog

    If you've been following my Twitter or Facebook posts this autumn you'll know that for a while my life was taken over by Beethoven. BBC Music Magazine asked me to do a 'Building a Library' feature about the 'Hammerklavier' Sonata and I discovered there were more than 50 to hear, recorded over a period of some 70 years, and these including only recordings that are currently in print and available in the catalogue.

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  10. 'Will you play this with me when I'm 100?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | Jessica Duchen's classical music blog

    ... LSO, alongside Wonderful Town . In case you missed my interview with Zimerman in the December edition of BBC Music Magazine, here's a taster of what he said about this piece and why he's playing it. ....Touring the Brahms Second Concerto [with ...

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  11. Flummoxed Monday, plus a recipeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Jessica Duchen's classical music blog

    ... then I've listened to 52 different recordings of Beethoven's 'Hammerklavier' Sonata (results will be in BBC Music Magazine in January). I've mulled over the tragedy of Hvorostovsky - the news brought back difficult memories since I lost three close ...

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  12. Schubert Ensemble to perform at Apex Theatre in Bury St Edmunds as part of farewell tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | Ely Standard

    ... DvoATMA k recording and the most recent of their two Enescu discs were chosen as 'CD of the month' by the BBC Music Magazine, which also gave them a double five-star review for their recording of piano quartets by Chausson and Saint-SaA ns. The ...

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  13. Jaap Van Zweden and Hong Kong Philharmonic's Performances at The ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... by the local audience. Jaap van Zweden is truly "the leading interpreter of Bruckner's symphonies", as BBC Music Magazine put it. To complement the performance, the Beijing Music Festival organized a special pre-concert talk in which maestri van ...

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  14. Maestro Jaap van Zweden and the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra to Join the Beijing Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... October. Maestro van Zweden "is now the leading interpreter of Bruckner's symphonies", according to the BBC Music Magazine, and audiences from Beijing will soon be able to experience at first hand the Maestro's authoritative interpretation of ...

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  15. Zuzana Ruzickova, Holocaust survivor who rediscovered life's beauty in Bach, dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... find the order that is not always visible in the melee of human life. "I needed Bach," Ms. Ruzickova told BBC Music Magazine. "Unlike Beethoven, who shakes his fist at the heavens, Bach could help me after everything I'd been through. His music is ...

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  16. Schubert Ensemble to performRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... praised. The Dvorak disc and the most recent of two Enescu discs were chosen as CD of the month by the BBC Music Magazine. It has recently released a new recording of piano quartets by Chausson and Saint-Saens which received a double 5-star review ...

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  17. Miller Theatre Continues Bach Series with Mahan Esfahani's Goldberg VariationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a magic touch on the instrument, coaxing out an extraordinary range of colour and articulations," wrote BBC Music Magazine. ARTIST Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord www.mahanesfahani.com Mahan Esfahani was born in Tehran in 1984 and received his first ...

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  18. Miller Theatre Continues Bach Series with Mahan Esfahani's Goldberg VariationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a magic touch on the instrument, coaxing out an extraordinary range of colour and articulations," wrote BBC Music Magazine. ARTIST Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord www.mahanesfahani.com Mahan Esfahani was born in Tehran in 1984 and received his first ...

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  19. Romanian pianist Alexandra Dariescu's new project carries message for the youngRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Romania-Insider.com

    ... pianists under 30 destined for a spectacular career" by International Piano Magazine and a Rising Star by BBC Music Magazine in 2011. Below, she shares how she prepares for performances and more about what her upcoming first production, The ...

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  20. Kirshbaum Associates Announce 2017-2018 Season Concert HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Tchaikovsky, in addition to its legendary performances of Shostakovich's Quartets No. 13 and No. 6, which BBC Music Magazine declares, "the players know Shostakovich's moods inside out, and deliver them with clear textures, crisp articulation, and ...

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