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  1. Pianist Etsuko Tazaki seeks out the legacies of Brahms, Beethoven and SchubertRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | The Japan Times

    Whether their lives were long or short, the classic composers tended to cement their legacies in their final days, perhaps the point in their lives when they were at their most philosophical. Pianist Etsuko Tazaki is fascinated by the legacies these artists leave, and is turning them into a trio of recitals that focuses on the last piano works of Johannes Brahms , Ludwig van Beethoven and Franz Schubert .

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  2. Eight a rare and lucky number for Friends of Chamber MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Canada.com

    Martin Beaver, former first violin of the Tokyo String Quartet, will lead Octagon playing Beethoven and Schubert at Friends of Chamber Music's presentation on March 24 at the Vancouver Playhouse. Although string quartets have been stock in trade of Vancouver's remarkable Friends of Chamber Music for seven decades, there is rather more to chamber music than compositions for four strings.

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  3. Concert review: Mixed outing at the SSO's 36th anniversary concert Ode To JoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Straits Times

    English pianist Paul Lewis, soloist for the Piano Concerto No. 5, "Emperor" has made waves in recent years for his performances of Beethoven and Schubert, and in 2010 was the first pianist to perform the complete Beethoven piano concertos at the BBC Proms.

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  4. Sheet music, and tradition, disappears in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Straits Times

    ... Doblinger, which says it is Austria's largest seller of sheet music, was founded in 1817, when Beethoven and Schubert were still living in Vienna. The shop's expertise and location fuel sales, but it too started online sales last year. "We are ...

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  5. Classical review: Andras Schiff excels with Last SonatasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... of his programs, Schiff paired approachable sonatas by Haydn and Mozart with more complex works by Beethoven and Schubert. His repertoire was composed between 1788 and 1828, and though all four sonatas represent classical era idioms, the originality ...

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  6. Symphony highlights Austrian greats - Fri, 27 Feb 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... ery short, because it puts you in this world above the clouds. a It lifts you out of reality, whereas Beethoven and Schubert are really rooted in reality. So you lift off, and then with Beethoven you come crashing back down."

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  7. Mead High School junior wins Spokane Symphony essay contest - Thu, 26 Feb 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... with symphony music director Eckart Preu. Her essay will also be displayed at the concert. Beethoven and Schubert, though each coping with tragedies, managed to score brilliant pieces of music that still move and inspire audiences across the world. ...

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  8. Andr s Schiff slyly and expertly plays late sonatas of legendsRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Andras Schiff performs the third-to-final sonatas by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert at Walt Disney Concert Hall. Given music's power to produce emotional attachment, the death of a musical style can call into devastating question our mortality.

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  9. Prize-Winning Pianist to Visit Bienen School of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Northwestern University

    ... Artist Award and a 2008 Grammy Award. He is known for his performances of classical works by Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert, along with later Romantic repertoire. For more information, call the Bienen School of Music Concert Management Office at ...

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  10. PHOTO: Symphony in concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Members of the Fraser Valley Symphony performed in concert on Sunday, Feb. 1 at Matsqui Centennial Auditorium. The concert featured music by Beethoven and Schubert with guest pianist Sara Davis Buechner.

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  11. Fraser Valley Symphony is seeking experienced musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Langley Times

    ... to play, the FVS's next concert will take place on Sunday, Feb. 1, with a performance of music by Beethoven and Schubert, featuring Sara Davis Buechner on piano performing Beethoven's dramatic Concerto in C minor. All Fraser Valley Symphony concerts ...

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  12. Symphony presents 'Beethoven and Schubert'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    She has studied piano with some of the most formidable keyboard virtuosos of the 20th century and has performed with major orchestras internationally. Buechner has adjudicated international competitions and has presented lectures and master classes worldwide, notably at the Juilliard School in New York and the Royal Academy in London.

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  13. Lake George Music Festival presents its first winter concert seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... is "undiscovered," great music that is not often performed. The Winter Series includes standards by Beethoven and Schubert, but also incorporates works most have not heard. "We like to discover pieces that are by great composers that, for some ...

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  14. Paul Lewis records two 'illustrative' works before his next United States visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... path defined by Lewis' past activities, including the massive structures of the late sonatas of both Beethoven and Schubert and the reversal of all of that bulk down to the almost haiku-like (but no less expressive) miniatures of late Liszt. Indeed, ...

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  15. DREAMSCAPES for Guitar, Flute & ViolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Vashon Loop

    ... music for guitar with flute and viola. This combination of instruments was extremely popular during Beethoven and Schubert's time but has been little heard from since. With a repertoire spanning from J.S. Bach to Jimi Hendrix, Michael Nicolella is ...

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  16. Former Freeport councilor builds pianos Mozart would recognizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... an intricately patterned American black walnut frame. "The significance of this time period is that Beethoven and Schubert, who had just died, knew this kind of instrument," Regier said. "Chopin had just traveled through Vienna on his way to Paris ...

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  17. Richard Goode Plays Schubert's Last Piano SonatasRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Franz Schubert idolized Beethoven. And in some ways Beethoven and Schubert are alike.

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  18. Luca Pisaroni and Wolfram Rieger in RecitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    New York City recieved a special recital return by the talented baritone Luca Pisaroni accompanied by Wolfram Rieger on piano this past Thursday evening at Carnegie Hall. The program was entirely German in a varied assortment of Mozart, Mendelssohn , Beethoven, and Schubert .

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  19. Luca Pisaroni and Wolfram Rieger in RecitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    New York City recieved a special recital return by the talented baritone Luca Pisaroni accompanied by Wolfram Rieger on piano this past Thursday evening at Carnegie Hall. The program was entirely German in a varied assortment of Mozart, Mendelssohn , Beethoven, and Schubert .

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  20. Hudson Shad comes to Lincoln Christian University Thursday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... music by composers such as Stephen Foster. Each program will also contain some Classical pieces by Beethoven and Schubert. A completely well rounded program with something for everyone! Tickets will be sold at the door on the night of the concert. ...

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