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  1. Pulling Strings: For Classical Music in Chicago, You Got a Guy - July 2015Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Gapers Block

    Escape the heat and giant crowds during these dog days and check out some intimate chamber music with some of Chicago's best locally-based artists. Lincoln Trio As part of the University of Chicago's Chamber Music Intensive program, the Lincoln Trio present a public performance and discussion of Beethoven's "Ghost" Trio - that's the D-Major, Op.

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  2. Happy 120th birthday BBC PromsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | OUPblog

    ... journal. Find out how children in schools across the UK have been working on their own responses to music by Beethoven and others at the Ten Piece Prom on 18th July. If all music since 1600 is modern music, the similarities between Monteverdi and ...

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  3. Lionel Bringuier kicks off Hollywood Bowl season with L.A. Phil 'family'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... performances of Orff's "Carmina Burana" and Tchaikovsky's "1812 Overture," nights dedicated to the works of Beethoven and Rachmaninoff, and soloists including violinist Joshua Bell. As part of its series on film music, the orchestra in August will ...

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  4. The life affirming power of musicRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Galway Advertiser

    ... Cooney, and Finghin Collins, take place on the NUI Galway campus from July 17 to 20, with music by Elgar, Beethoven, and especially Schubert. Finghin is one of Ireland's finest and most acclaimed pianists. As well as performing across Europe, the ...

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  5. Guiting Music Festival celebrates a tuneful 45 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Tewkesburyadmag.co.uk

    ... tunes. Monday evening brings the wind quartet and piano of Ensemble 360 where they will play pieces by Reinecke, Beethoven, Glinka and Mozart. . On Tuesday Christina McMaster and Lizzie Ball will show their fresh twist to piano and violin duos for ...

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  6. Virtuoso marimba, violin, guitars and piano at Church of BeethovenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Patch.com

    Marimba virtuoso and contemporary composer Thor Bremer performs with Bowtime Quintet at Church of Beethoven, taking place at Oak Park's Open Door Theater Sunday, July 19 at 10 a.m. Bowtime is a new approach to chamber music. With backgrounds in classical, jazz, pop, rock, and more, the musicians of Bowtime bring a diverse approach to music that enhances their ability to impact their audience.

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  7. Tickets on sale at 40 % off to celebrate 47 yrs. of the Reno PhilharmonicRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Now through July 31, the Reno Philharmonic is offering a 40 percent introductory discount for first-time subscribers on season tickets for its 47th Season, Classix Series 2015-16. Featuring an original composition and West Coast premiere, accomplished soloists and noteworthy selections from Verdi, Handel, Beethoven, Gershwin, Tchaikovsky, Mozart and many others, the six performances comprise the season that runs from October 2015 through April 2016.

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  8. S. Korean violinist wants border concert with NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... signed off on a plan for a renowned German conductor to lead a 70-member South Korean orchestra through Beethoven's Ninth Symphony and the Korean folk tune "Arirang" while accompanied by a choir of 70 North Koreans just across the border on Aug. 15, ...

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  9. Music Festival To Serve Up 'Primary Colors'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manchester Journal

    ... July 9, will offer up performances of compositions by household names such as Ravel, Bach, Mendelssohn and Beethoven. Some less well-known composers of the classical and chamber music genre will also have their moment. The festival's opening ...

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  10. S. Korean violinist wants border concert with North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lowell Sun

    ... signed off on a plan for a renowned German conductor to lead a 70-member South Korean orchestra through Beethoven's Ninth Symphony and the Korean folk tune "Arirang" while accompanied by a choir of 70 North Koreans just across the border on Aug. 15, ...

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  11. Tonight in live music: Stu Hamm BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... and gift for imitating non-bass sounds ala "Country Music (A Night in Hell)" and his rather fine re-imagining of Beethoven's "Moonlight Sonata." He kicks off his current world tour behind sixth and latest album Book of Lies in Largo, joined ...

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  12. S. Korean violinist wants border concert with North KoreaAP Photo/Ahn ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheCourier.com

    ... signed off on a plan for a renowned German conductor to lead a 70-member South Korean orchestra through Beethoven's Ninth Symphony and the Korean folk tune "Arirang" while accompanied by a choir of 70 North Koreans just across the border on Aug. 15, ...

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  13. "Moonlight Sonata" Performed on a 1940s Harp Guitar | VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Guitar Player

    Guitarist Brin Addison uploaded this video this past June, in which he performs a beautiful rendition of Ludwig Van Beethoven's "Moonlight Sonata" on a 1940s Hubert Heerbeck harp guitar. Also known as a Schrammel- or contraguitar, the instrument was developed in Vienna in the 19th century and features six strings in standard tuning and nine sub-bass strings tuned chromatically, low to high, from G to D#.

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  14. Director seeks 'total synthesis' in Colorado Music Festival Mash-Up concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Daily Camera

    ... Those artists are typically high-concept performers of sophistication. Following up on "Brahms v. Radiohead" and "Beethoven v. Coldplay," both heard at the CMF, Hackman is set to premiere his latest project, "Bartok v. Bjork," on Tuesday in this ...

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    Thursday Jul 2 | Austin Monthly

    At the Round Top Festival, 92 young orchestra and chamber musicians gather to impress audiences with their melodious talents as they work on perfecting their craft. In addition to performances of classical masterpieces from the likes of Beethoven, there is a "patriotic concert" to celebrate Independence Day featuring American composers.

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  16. New Hong Kong string quartet shines in eclectic showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | South China Morning Post

    ... slow movement, the energetic finale turned the work into a tour de force. The same biting intensity continued with Beethoven's Serioso string quartet in the opening bars in the first and third movements. The four players, at an average age of 29, ...

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  17. The Rhythm Method obliterates the scoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Examiner.com

    ... by BartA3k in aesthetic, but by Shostakovich in its sardonically absurd and exaggerated temperament, mixed with Beethoven's mercuriality. In common with Beethoven, it is thematically developmental, with recurring and modified material creating a ...

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  18. Meet Gemma New, one half of Canada's female conductorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | CBC News

    ... 2014-15 season. Each attended community events. Audience members gave feedback. The season will include Chopin, Beethoven, Mozart and Tchaikovsky, as well as compositions from composer-in-residence Abigail Richardson-Schulte, Kelly-Marie Murphy and ...

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  19. BBC Features The Great Kat In "The Need For Speed: Music's Fastest And Most Furious"Read the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Mi2n

    ... for her thrash metal interpretations of well-known classical compositions; she can play the first movement of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony in one minute and 14 seconds." - Rainer Hersch, BBC Culture READ at http ...

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  20. Bravo! Vail opener a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Vail Daily News

    ... the helm for the season. The music was magnificent; renowned violinist and conductor Pinchas Zukerman performed Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61 and received the first standing ovation of the night. The all-Beethoven evening was ...

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