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  1. Shakespeare's Hamlet meets with rock and roll soundtrack at Queen's TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Romford Recorder

    Tom Sowinski, Cameron Jones and Lucy Wells, who are starring in Queen's Theatre's production Roll over Beethoven. Picture: Mark Sepple The venue's explosive new musical Roll over Beethoven is opening next month and promises to be a rock and roll extravaganza.

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  2. Edinburgh Festival Chorus to mark 50th birthdayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scotsman.com

    ... Sir Colin Davies. But he remembers, too, the way they helped Sir George Solti, who was conducting the Chorus in Beethoven's Missa Solemnis, both in Edinburgh and a few days later at the London Proms, beat the cold. "He had the flu in Edinburgh, and ...

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  3. Don't take pride in musical prejudiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    ... preference and prejudice loom large this week. "Oh no," said a musician of my acquaintance. "Not another cycle of Beethoven's Piano Sonatas." This was in response to the imminent launch of an Edinburgh International Festival series, beginning a week ...

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  4. Cooperstown Summer Music Festival to Feature Four Concerts This AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... International Viola Competition and a 2014 Avery Fisher Career Grant. The program includes duos and trios from Beethoven to Dohnanyi. "These performers will offer some of the most moving and 'edge of your seat' string playing you will ever hear," ...

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  5. Pacific Symphony Announces Special Offer for Summer Group TicketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... fabulous lineup of acclaimed artists and astonishing masterpieces. CLASSICAL concerts : Hear the powerful music of Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, Rhapsody in Blue, "New World" Symphony, Tchaikovsky's Fifth, "The Planets," Vivaldi's "Four Seasons," ...

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  6. Background music may influence your spending habitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Science

    ... cious is more susceptible to musical influence when there is more cognitive pressure. That's not to say that Beethoven's "Fifth Symphony" is the reason for all expensive impulse buys, but it may make a pricey hair gel seem more palatable at the time.

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  7. Argerich shows magical tone in last concertsRead the original story

    Friday | Buenos Aires Herald

    Twice, on July 29 and 30, Martha Argerich played and Daniel Barenboim conducted the WEDO at the Coln in an identical programme made up of two standards: Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 2 and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No.

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  8. M.V. Chamber Music Society mixes it up with Beethoven and Billy ChildsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    A mix of classical music and jazz informs much of this Martha's Vineyard Chamber Music Society's 45th-anniversary summer concert series, and Monday night's concert at the Old Whaling Church in Edgartown was a wonderful mix-up of classical music, with Beethoven's "Cello Sonata, Op. 5 No.

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  9. An Exploration of Schubert at Music@Menlo's Summer FestivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | SF Classical Voice

    Franz Schubert is sometimes considered the fourth member of the classical "Viennese school," though he's a generation younger than Beethoven and younger still than Mozart or Haydn. This year's Music@Menlo Festival is devoted to Schubert's music, and the first program, presenting his early works, showed both his roots in Mozart and the differences that set him on an openly Romantic path.

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  10. Gateway Chamber Orchestra Announces New Season in a New HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Nashville Scene

    ... des April 11 with a performance of Judd Greenstein's Mannahatta , setting to music the poetry of Walt Whitman, and Beethoven's Symphony No. 3 "Eroica." Tickets for the season are available now at franklintheatre.com .

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  11. Classical Music with Cathy FullerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WGBH

    Background: I was hearing piano music even before I was born, thanks to my mom, who was a teacher and a ferociously talented player. I remember being very small and sitting under our Steinway to get the full effect while she flew through Ravel and Beethoven.

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  12. Passionate music and poetry for North Yorkshire arts festival TWO...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Darlington and Stockton Times

    The Royal Northern Sinfonia will return for the opening concert and the London Mozart Players will make their first appearance at the annual event. Concert master and violin virtuoso Bradley Creswick plays Vivaldi's exuberant Four Seasons in a programme with Dvorak's much-loved Serenade providing delicate contrast on September 5. Janusz Piotrowicz will conduct the London Mozart Players in Mendelsson's Overture Fingal's Cave and Violin Concerto and Beethoven's mighty Eroica Symphony at the Royal Hall .

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  13. QuickiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Gleaner

    ... pianist Emiliano Atran, who will be a special musical guest, will meld the classical sounds of Mozart, Chopin, Beethoven and Liszt with Jamaica's classic one-drop rhythm. Atran is currently in residence in the area working with the international ...

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  14. Arts festival in Buff BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Gleaner

    ... pianist Emiliano Atran, who will be a special musical guest, will meld the classical sounds of Mozart, Chopin, Beethoven and Liszt with Jamaica's classic one-drop rhythm. Atran is currently in residence in the area working with the international ...

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  15. Massry Center unveils lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Albany Times Union

    ... p.m Saturday, Oct. 3: The College of Saint Rose Camerata. Saint Rose faculty chamber ensemble performing works by Beethoven, Piazzolla, Bourland. Free. 7: 30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16: The Arturo O'Farrill Septet / Latin Jazz Night. Founder of the ...

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  16. Free fine wine? Tastings set to start at 4 FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PennLive.com

    ... philosophies and techniques enables the crafting an extraordinary Riesling from Washington state grapes. Named for Beethoven's Third Symphony, Eroica reflects not only its variety and site, but also its heritage: bold and forward from its Washington ...

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  17. Fanfare, folk and fugueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... composers bring their own styles and characteristics to the pieces they write," he says. "Certainly Mozart and Beethoven have their own sounds, but composers have written orchestras for centuries. They speak from their own experiences and are from ...

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  18. Toronto Symphony Orchestra - Beethoven Eroica SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | BlogTO

    What could be grander for the final Masterworks programme of the season than the music of Beethoven? Magnificent pianist Yefim Bronfman channels the mystery and power of his most tumultuous piano concerto, and Peter Oundjian conducts the composer's boldest and most electrifying symphony, the mighty "Eroica." Sign up for a blogTO account to comment, create to-do lists, mark favourites, save articles, upload photos and other special features.

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  19. Toronto Symphony Orchestra - Late NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | BlogTO

    The TSO goes late night with Beethoven's mighty "Eroica" Symphony. Stay with the TSO as live music, beverages, and laughter fill the lobby at a post-concert party for musicians and audience members alike.

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  20. Rockford student an international star with trumpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Rockford Squire

    ... of a new work from award-winning Chinese composer Tan Dun, commissioned by Carnegie Hall for NYO-USA, as well as Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5 ("Emperor") with guest soloist YUNDI; and Berlioz's Symphonie fantastique . Gregg said it is not ...

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