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  1. Meet Lars Vogt, the Royal Northern Sinfonia's Music DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    ... scores. But I really enjoy that. Discovering a new score is a great joy for me. There are so many but Bach, Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert, Schumann, Brahms and Beethoven are the rock stars. Even Simon Cowell couldn't pretend otherwise. Musician Richard ...

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  2. Salzburg Journal, Part IV impromptus: Salzburg Journal, Part IV Jay...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | National Review Online

    ... be five.) She is the Canadian soprano (of Polish descent). And at the festival this year, she's singing Leonore in Beethoven's Fidelio . She is an excellent guest, composed, thoughtful, and warm. Members of the audience want to talk to her about ...

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  3. Soothing Central ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Evening Journal

    Classical music will flow from the speakers of the Washington Central Park bandshell as a new program is implemented by the city. Music will include the works of Mozart and Beethoven.

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  4. CD Review Andras Schiff Plays Schubert on an 1820 FortepianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Kirkville

    ... prejudiced." This is not the first time that Schiff has played on an original instrument. On a recent recording of Beethoven's Diabelli Variations, also on ECM ( Amazon.com , Amazon UK , iTunes Store ), he played the Diabelli on two pianos, a piano ...

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  5. Meet Gabriel Waite, the Royal Northern Sinfonia's Sub-Principal, CelloRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Chronicle Live

    ... be better before the Great North Run this year. Xenakis. For the X. Oh, did someone already do that joke? Okay. Beethoven. He's the best. He says everything with music more directly and convincingly than anyone else. The Chronicle is read by more ...

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  6. The New Esterhazy Quartet's Bleak BeethovenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | SF Classical Voice

    ... performances of all 68 Haydn string quartets on period instruments. But the group's three-part series of Beethoven's late quartets at The Berkeley Hillside Club last week - August 26, 28, and 30 - ultimately stood out in a bad way: all six works ...

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  7. Berkeley Symphony Announces New Season - Two West Coast Premieres, Beethoven, Berlioz and MoreRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... nuits d't , featuring soprano Simone Osborne; Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto in D major, featuring Simone Porter; Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5 ("Emperor"), with Conrad Tao as soloist; Beethoven's Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus ; Ravel's ...

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  8. Virginia Symphony presents free outdoor concerts this week in Williamsburg and YorktownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... works and composers that will be featured in the symphony's upcoming season. Classical selections include Beethoven's "Egmont" Overture, Bartok's Romanian Dances and Tchaikovsky's Second Symphony. On the lighter side, audiences can enjoy William ...

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  9. Star Wars' John Williams voted the most popular living composer of film soundtracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... feature in the chart. Compiled from nearly 3 million votes, timeless pieces such as Mozart's Clarinet Concerto and Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.5 ('Emperor') have been chosen by the public, but the chart also reveals the rise in popularity of movie ...

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  10. Star Wars' John Williams voted the most popular living composer of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    ... feature in the chart. Compiled from nearly 3 million votes, timeless pieces such as Mozart's Clarinet Concerto and Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.5 ('Emperor') have been chosen by the public, but the chart also reveals the rise in popularity of movie ...

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  11. Art Museum Presents Beethovena s Complete Cello-Piano WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Free Times

    It was three years ago that the Baker and Baker Foundation presented Aaron Berofsky and Philip Bush performing all 10 of Ludwig van Beethoven's sonatas for violin and piano. The Columbia audiences found that Beethoven's music was simply stunning in beauty.

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  12. Edmonton Symphony Orchestra explores world class musicRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... or political view.' Friday night counters with a night of the grand masters - Mozart's Haffner Symphony, Beethoven's only opera Lenore No. 3 and Rachmaninoff's Third Piano Concerto. 'It's considered by many pianists as one of the hardest to play. ...

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  13. Crewe Lyceum to host Manchester Camerata for the first time in five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | IcCheshire Online

    ... Seville Overture, Chabrier's Espaa and a fresh new interpretation from Gbor Takcs-Nagy and Manchester Camerata of Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony. Tickets for Milos Karadaglic performing at the Lyceum on September 27 are priced from 19-21 and can be ...

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  14. Festival Music review: Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Usher HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Sunday Herald

    The self-regarding chump who bellowed "Bravo" before the final notes of Beethoven's Missa Solemnis had had any opportunity to fade away, received the most condemning remonstrative answer from a packed Usher Hall on Saturday night as everyone else took their cue from conductor Robin Ticciati's frozen back and sat on their hands for 30 seconds before giving the performance the respectful ovation it deserved. The Scottish Chamber Orchestra, having produced fine performances of early French music and Stravinsky's Rite of Spring for conductors John Butt and Sir Andrew Davis in the Festival's first week are at full tilt in the 2015 programme's closing days with performances at The Hub , Usher Hall, Queen's Hall , and the Ross Bandstand .

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  15. Rinaldo Del Gallo: Reflections on a Tanglewood summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... could be watched on the movie screens. This past August 9, he performed as a duo with pianist Emanuel Ax in an all-Beethoven program. Despite the fact that the BSO played earlier in the afternoon, the duo completely filled the shed and the lawn for ...

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  16. Review: Symphony festival ends with brisk, vital performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Star-Telegram.com

    The closing concert of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra's summer festival got off to a rousing start with Beethoven's Leonore Overture No. 3. The piece is one of four he wrote for his opera, Fidelio , and it is obvious why it didn't work: The overture is so completely self-contained and exciting that it would be hard to follow.

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  17. Wave of the baton creates political intrigueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | San Diego Reader

    Politics in classical music is not new. Mozart, Beethoven, Wagner, Shostakovich, and countless other composers were politically active and, at times, censored.

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  18. Abusive childhood leads head of Nelson Youth Orchestra to music and redemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Nelson Mail

    ... out crackled something vaguely familiar. He had never heard it before but he knew that it was beautiful. It was Beethoven's Fifth Symphony - one of the best-known compositions in classical music. "For me when I look around and you see the classical ...

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  19. The Iran dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Jerusalem Post

    ... of Daniel Barenboim's proposed concert in Tehran with Austrian emperor Franz's refusal to have anything to do with Beethoven, whom he considered a revolutionary. The comparison is inappropriate. It does not take away from Barenboim's acknowledged ...

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  20. Meet Mike Gerrard, the Royal Northern Sinfonia's Section Leader, ViolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Chronicle Live

    ... I'm really looking forward to working with Lars Vogt. I think he's great. Where do you start? For me, it's Mozart, Beethoven and Haydn because of how they wrote for string quartets. I grew up playing their music and I think it's sublime. Ahead of ...

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