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  1. Standing ovationRead the original story

    Monday | Cooma-Monaro Express

    ... and Di Cook. Musical mates and brothers, pianists Niko and Kai Bakker with brass players Pierre and Tim Wall. A Chopin lover, Kai appreciated the Aeolian Harp-like Etude, Niko enjoyed the Rono Alla Turk Blues after Mozart, Pierre fancied the Boogie ...

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  2. Richard III, MemphisRead the original story

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to be announced, plays February 14, 2015, in GPAC. The Tuesday Literary Salons return in the spring with Kate Chopin and William Faulkner . TSC then partners with the University of Memphis to present Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream on the ...

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  3. Oldies But Goodies: Johnson, Bidwell Have Been Around Twilight League ForeverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Hartford Courant

    ... lessons when I was 11," Johnson said. "My mother had a Baldwin. Semi-classical, classical music - Beethoven, Mozart, Chopin. I love that music. It's just a wonderful expression. I love that no matter how I feel after a bad day or a bad game that I ...

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  4. Review: Edinburgh Jazz FestivalRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Sunday Herald

    ... fizz here, although the pair's reading of Tom Jobim's How Insensitive, with a helpful demonstration of its origins in Chopin from Levickis, had its blue-noted moments. Solo pieces found the accordionist creating appropriately siren-like sounds and ...

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  5. Review: Classical: Peter Donohoe Wigmore Hall, London 32/40Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Hispanic Business

    ... a Symphony in E flat. Others did not choose quite so well - an all-but-forgotten Rondo in C Minor for piano in Chopin's case - but there are still plenty of worthwhile piano works that serve as significant landmarks, and selected six of them for ...

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  6. Rebecca Spencer to Make la Concert Debut with Fair Warning at Upstairs at Vitello's, 8/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to Marvin Hamlisch , Vangelis to Lloyd Webber, Hoagy Carmichael to Jerry Herman , Bobby Scott to Frank Wildhorn , and Chopin to Rodgers and Hart, among others. Ms. Spencer's Las Vegas debut at the Flamingo Theatre was named as the top concert event ...

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  7. Top 10 Non-Rock/Metal Songwriters [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... of classical, jazz, pop, and avant-garde music. We should note that a vast array of classical composers, including Chopin , Beethoven and Mozart , as well as film music composer Hans Zimmer , scored solid amounts of votes, but were encompassed with ...

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  8. Daphne Guinness Has Always Had The Style of a Rock Star. It Turns Out She Also Has The Voice.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Paper Magazine

    ... of Grace Slick. "My musical world ended in 1980," says Guinness. "For me it was always classical -- Bach, Mozart and Chopin -- or Jimi Hendrix, the Beatles, the Stones, Jefferson Airplane. But the big, big thing for me was the Doors." As you might ...

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  9. Review: Tori Amos offers refined, energetic show in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Canada.com

    ... by sheer attack. Clearly, 2011's "Night of Hunters", a conceptual work based on great composers such as Bach and Chopin recorded with string quartet, and "Gold Dust", with its orchestral settings of her classic songs, have provided insight into ...

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  10. Tori Amos offers refined, energetic showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Canada.com

    ... by sheer attack. Clearly, 2011's "Night of Hunters", a conceptual work based on great composers such as Bach and Chopin recorded with string quartet, and "Gold Dust", with its orchestral settings of her classic songs, have provided insight into ...

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  11. Roelof Temmingh to Make Debut at Nederburg Concert Series, 27 JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of classical piano music. The first half of the concert will include works by the great composers, Bach, Mozart, Chopin, Liszt and Ravel. After interval, it will be an all Russian affair with dazzling and powerful pieces by renowned masters, ...

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  12. Classical review: Wallace National Junior Piano Competition, University Music TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... from Chenxiao Chen and Siyu Sun, with the latter in splendid form for a vertiginous rush through the final Etude from Chopin's Opus 25. And who could forget Max Tang's highly imaginative programme, moving from mercurial Beethoven Bagatelles to an ...

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  13. What's on this weekend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Isle of Wight County Press

    ... addicts in Russia, and is celebrating its 21st birthday. The concert will feature pieces by Beethoven and Chopin, played by visiting classical Russian pianist Varvara Maggs, and starts at 7pm. Refreshments and canapes will be served during the ...

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  14. Classic pianist to play Chopin at the libraryRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Local classical pianist Naho Bessho will play music by Frederic Chopin on Tuesday, July 15, at the Dover Public Library at 7 p.m. Bessho's performance will be the seventh, and final, performance in a series of free classical music concerts featuring live performances of well-known musical masterpieces.

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  15. Music and Beyond review: Duo deliver a light-hearted evening of classical schtickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Canada.com

    ... as you might imagine. Next came a skit in which Igudesman dressed as a police officer came by to cite Joo for playing Chopin too fast: quarter note - 95 in a 78 zone. When the pianist seemed confused, the diligent cop demanded that he play a variety ...

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  16. Review: Lefevre turns on the heat at Lanaudiere openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Canada.com

    ... his instrument and the glowing, resonant room. Rachmaninoff's Sonata No. 2 in B-flat major and the more athletic of Chopin's beloved 24 Preludes, Op. 28 that followed were like watching a bull-riding contest in a jungle. There were many gestures in ...

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  17. Music festival set to launch "Generations" summer concertsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Manchester Journal

    ... to take note of the second concert, on July 10, which will feature pianist Vassily Primakov, performing solo works by Chopin. The concert will also feature pieces with Calvin Weirsma and Joana Genova on violins, Amadi Azikiwe and Ariel Rudiakov on ...

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  18. Music festival set to launch "Generations" summer concertsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Manchester Journal

    ... to take note of the second concert, on July 10, which will feature pianist Vassily Primakov, performing solo works by Chopin. The concert will also feature pieces with Calvin Weirsma and Joana Genova on violins, Amadi Azikiwe and Ariel Rudiakov on ...

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  19. Park Cities Parents Want Their Kids to Read the Classics, Not These Newfangled Porn NovelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Dallas Observer

    ... at HPHS sends home notes for "questionable" novels, but notes are not sent home for classic works, which include Kate Chopin's The Awakening and Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet . But since parents have expressed concern about sexually-charged ...

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  20. Pulling Strings: For classical music in Chicago, you got a guy - July 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Gapers Block

    ... quintessentially American. The extended English horn solo is worth the price alone. Pianist Dejan Lazic performs Chopin's lush and stormy Piano Concerto No. 2 in f minor. Stravinsky's Suite from The Firebird rounds out a program of large-scale ...

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