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  1. LV Philharmonic to Perform Second Season of Spotlight Concerts in 2016-17Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... first performance on Thursday, September 22, 2016 starts with Kodly's Duo for Violin and Cello, Opus 7 followed by Beethoven's String Trio in C Minor, Opus 9, No. 3 for Violin, Viola and Cello and concludes with Mozart's Quartet in F Major, K. 370 ...

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  2. Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra presents an afternoon of Beethoven at ArtparkRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    JoAnn Falletta's sole public appearance with the Buffalo Philharmonic this summer will come at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 24, as the orchestra returns to Artpark with an all-Beethoven program. Beethoven's iconic Symphony No.

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  3. iPalpiti Festival celebrates violinist Yehudi MenuhinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Jewish Journal

    ... New York Times music critic Olin Downes wrote, "It seems ridiculous to say that he showed a mature conception of Beethoven's concerto, but that is the fact." Indeed, such preternatural maturity defined Menuhin's long career as a violinist, ...

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  4. TMCO concert at Ozawa Hall shows off the horn as heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... a leading horn player in his day, and young or old, the son never forgot. But the evening's overriding feat was Beethoven's "Eroica" Symphony rolling on like a mighty tide under the direction of BSO assistant conductor Ken-David Masur. In this ...

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  5. Twyla Tharp Ups the Ante with Beethoven at the JoyceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The New York Observer

    No one's going to tell Twyla Tharp what to do. George Balanchine famously warned against trying to choreograph to Beethoven, but some years ago Tharp took up the challenge and triumphed over the difficulties of the particularly thorny Hammerklavier Sonata -her amazing powers of invention seemed both tethered to the music and to float above it.

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  6. VOM Music Fest blasts from the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... year's theme, "The Voice in Chamber Music," explores the influence of song on 19th-century chamber music including Beethoven's Septet, Schubert's Death and the Maiden Quartet, and lieder for tenor and soprano. The festival takes place at Hanna Boys ...

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  7. Festival ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Jerusalem Post

    THE MUSETHICA trio performed works by Schubert, Bach and Beethoven at this year's Voice of Music Festival.. The Voice of Music Festival is one of those rare fixtures on the national cultural agenda an event that appears to get better over time, like the proverbial fine wine.

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  8. New in the KUCI Jazz LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | KUCI-FM Irvine

    ... in its outlines and definition. Faves, "Ode to McCoy", "Moving Fourth", "Cool Rondo", the spritely "Mocha", and "Beethoven's Blues". Corey Christiansen - Factory Girl - (Origin) Guitarist Christiansen takes American melodies and by shining a light ...

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  9. Breckenridge Music Festival kicks off family-friendly series with 'The Magical Music of Disney'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | The Summit Daily News

    From Aug. 11-21, members of the BMF Orchestra will perform live on Breckenridge-area trails as part of the Breckenridge International Festival of Arts' free 'Trail Mix' series. On July 28, the Breckenridge Music Festival Orchestra presents "Beethoven Lives Upstairs" for its free family concert, a show with music and live actors, conducted by Christopher Dragon of the Colorado Symphony Orchestra.

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  10. VIDEO: Study Asks If Musical Taste Is Cultural or BiologicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    When 1950s teenagers first began twisting and shouting to the backbeats and rhythms of rock and roll, many of the older generation condemned their music as just a lot of noise. There were those who reacted the same way to Wagner's operas, Beethoven's symphonies and Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue."

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  11. Charles Jones, Pianist to Perform in LubecRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Bangor Daily News

    ... This solo classical piano concert will begin with "Piano Sonata No. 26 in E-flat major, op. 81a", by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), known as the Les Adieux Sonata which was completed after the French attack on Vienna in 1809. This is one of ...

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  12. Classical music can unite and console in troubling, angry timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Los Angeles Times

    An image from the YouTube video, below, of musicians performing Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" in London after the Brexit vote. An image from the YouTube video, below, of musicians performing Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" in London after the Brexit vote.

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  13. Ensemble. First ThoughtsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Music and Vision Daily

    Beethoven famously had problems with not only finding an opera libretto to suit him, but making an effective opera out of the one he did manage to settle on. He eventually emerged, in 1814, with the work we know as Fidelio but, for its headline production , the 2016 Buxton Festival is giving an airing to Leonore , the first version , from 1805 .

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  14. VOM Music Fest blasts from the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... year's theme, "The Voice in Chamber Music," explores the influence of song on 19th-century chamber music including Beethoven's Septet, Schubert's Death and the Maiden Quartet, and lieder for tenor and soprano. The festival takes place at Hanna Boys ...

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  15. BWW Review: Twlya Tharp and Three DancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in a classical vocabulary, Country Dances is quintessential American dance. Next, the New York City premiere of Beethoven Opus 130. Elegant and mysterious without becoming baroque, Opus 130 most striking element was the elegant performance of ...

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  16. Violin phenom Nicola Benedetti and concert-piano veteran Richard Goode take the spotlight this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Star Tribune

    Not yet 30, she already has a string of acclaimed recordings, and brings to her mini-residency at the 's Sommerfest a brace of concertos - Brahms's Double and Beethoven's Triple - in which she shares the limelight with other soloists. One of these is the classy German cellist is the piano soloist in the Beethoven.

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    Wednesday Jul 13 | IBerkshires

    Tanglewood enters its second week of classical programming, with inspiring and thought-provoking concerts in the Shed and in Ozawa Hall. As always, diversity is the watchword: from an all-Mozart evening to Ives and Gershwin; from Beethoven and Tchaikovsky to the cutting-edge orchestra "The Knights" performing arrangements of Cat Stevens, The Troggs and Bob Dylan.

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  18. Top 10 things to doRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Jerusalem Post

    ... the country. 2. THE IPO PRESENTS 'FIDELIO' The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Zubin Mehta, performs Beethoven's opera Fidelio. With sopranos Ausrine Stundyte and Chen Reiss; tenors Burkhard Fritz, Felix Livshitz and Karl Michael Ebner; ...

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  19. 7,500 musicians forms the largest orchestra ever and sets recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Indian Express

    Imagine the bliss that comes down on us when a classical music orchestra performs a Beethoven or a Brahms. Now imagine, classical musicians - all 7,500 of them - performing and break records while at that? Exactly that happened on Saturday when, 7,500 classical musicians came together at the Commerzbank football stadium in Frankfurt, Germany, performed and set the record of the largest orchestra performance, according to the German Institute for Records.

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  20. Mendocino Music Festival marks 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | SFGate

    ... Bach -and-beer lectures and narrated concerts. This year, she and other musicians delve into the life and music of Beethoven in a five-day series of talks and performances starting Sunday, July 17, in the big white tent on Mendocino's Main Street. ...

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