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  1. Three-Day Weekend: NorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Budget Travel

    ... Sondre Lerche (singer/songwriter) and Ylvis ("What Does the Fox Say?"), all the descendants of classical icon Edvard Grieg, who play in small venues like Bergen KjA tt (a meat market turned art gallery/concert venue, ) and the ...


  2. Jeremiah & Annemieke McLane Concert Friday, July 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Vermont Standard

    ... husband-and-wife duo performs classical works by European and South American composers (Astor Piazzolla, Edvard Grieg, Francis Poulenc, Anton Dvorak, Alan Hovhaness, Peter Tchaikovsky) who drew inspiration from folk melodies. Annemieke won the First ...


  3. Bridge Street Theatre to Host Catskill High Peaks Festival's Music from High PeaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 |

    Renowned faculty and international rising young artists from the Catskill High Peaks Festival fill Bridge Street Theatre's newly refurbished performance space with an exuberant display of virtuosity and talent. Various chamber music combinations and crossover repertoire include cello chorus, solo and duo piano, quartets, sextets, and the High Peaks Chamber orchestra in works by J. S. Bach, Grieg, Chopin, Dvorak, Gershwin and more.


  4. Live Music, Jeremiah & Annemieke McLane At ArtisTreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Vermont Standard

    ... husband-and-wife duo performs classical works by European and South American composers (Astor Piazzolla, Edvard Grieg, Francis Poulenc, Anton Dvorak, Alan Hovhaness, Peter Tchaikovsky) who drew inspiration from folk melodies. Annemieke won the First ...


  5. Harlem Quartet Coming to Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival, 8/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 |

    The Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival , celebrating 37 years as Cape Cod's premiere presenter of summer chamber music, presents The Harlem Quartet in concert on Tuesday, August 16, 7:30 pm, at Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit. The Grammy Award-winning Harlem Quartet makes its CCCMF debut with a diverse, eclectic program ranging from Grieg to Dizzy Gillespie .


  6. Eastern Ballet Institute does something different with - The Jungle Book'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Concord Monitor

    ... its variation of The Jungle Book as Act 1 of its show. Musical selections run the gamut from Yo-Yo Ma to Edward Grieg to instrumentals from the animated and live-action Jungle Book soundtracks. Reed said she had no idea Disney had planned a remake ...


  7. Elder Music: Hooked on ClassicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Time Goes By

    ... Peer Gynt initially as a verse drama, but then he decided to turn it into a play. He contacted his old mate EDVARD GRIEG and asked him if he'd like to write some music for it. Eddie was enthusiastic about the idea but after a while, as time went on ...


  8. More from T.H.E. Show: Sasha Matson's Day ThreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Stereophile

    ... "Transients, complete neutrality, and no resonances." Time for listening: I was treated to a fine excerpt from Grieg's Holberg Suite 1, fittingly performed by the Australian Chamber Orchestra. And I do mean treated : This was spectacular sound. Leon ...


  9. Review: Finely tuned work by pro choreographer Lang caps Ballet West's - Innovations' programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Choreographer, Jessica Lang presents Lyric Pieces to the music of Edvard Grieg. Ballet West's ninth annual new works program, Innovations 2016 takes the stage May 20-28 at the intimate Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center.


  10. Union College music student caps studies with concert featuringRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... in one of his own works, "Heroides," and also performed the solo part in the lively and demanding final movement of Grieg's Piano Concerto. "I've been teaching at Union for over 30 years, and I have never before had a student with Max's dual ...


  11. Palm Harbor pianist wins young artist competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Florida Orchestra Musicians Association announced the winners of the annual Justine LeBaron Young Artist Competition, including the overall grand prize which went to pianist Bo Fei Wang, 15, of Palm Harbor Wang will perform the first movement of his winning competition piece, Grieg's Piano Concerto in A Minor, with The Florida Orchestra on a Coffee Concert in January 2017. The grand prize runner-up is Hannah Kim, 14, of Wesley Chapel, playing the first movement of Elgar's Cello Concerto.


  12. Jean-Yves Thibaudet's lyrical piano brightens L.A. Phil concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    April may be the cruelest month for some, but not for piano lovers -- at least not at Walt Disney Concert Hall , in a month that has seen impressive performances by Stephen Hough, Alexandre Tharaud, Behzod Abduraimov, Murray Perahia and now Jean-Yves Thibaudet. Thibaudet gave an alternately lyrical and virtuosic account of Grieg's crowd-pleasing Piano Concerto on Friday, with Czech conductor Jakub Hrusa leading the Los Angeles Philharmonic in a program that also included works by Mussorgsky and Janacek.


  13. Columbia College's "Symphony Of The Sierra" On April 30thRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | The Pine Tree

    ... The Force Awakens, composed by John Williams, the concert includes Aaron Copeland's Fanfare for the Common Man, Edvard Grieg's Peer Gynt Suite #1, selections from Hammerstein's and Kern's musical, Showboat, and three Romanian Folk Dances by Bella ...


  14. Paradise Symphony Orchestra bids a Suite Farewella to seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Mercury-Register

    ... masterful composers,” Roby said. This finale concert will feature the “Peer Gynt Suite” by Edvard Grieg, which was written as incidental music for Henrik Ibsen's book and drama of the same name. Two of the movements in the ...


  15. Free evening concert set at libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | North Platte Bulletin

    ... at Weil Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and other cultural venues. His varied repertoire may include pieces by Bach and Grieg, Catalan folk songs and pieces by Spanish composers as well. Fletcher's radio and television appearances have included ...


  16. Sonoma pianist Howard Weil has found the keys to a happy lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... "South Pacific" followed by "Cabaret," "Hello, Dolly!" and "Oklahoma!" His most cherished classical composer is Edvard Grieg. Weil reminisces about his many travels, a man who mastered the art of a vacation by taking the entire month of August off ...


  17. Palaver Strings returns for [email protected]Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    ... director Maya French. On the hour-long program for this concert are Mozart's Divertimento in D Major, K. 136; Grieg's Holberg Suite; and the magnificent Serenade for Strings by Tchaikovsky. Tickets are $30, $10 for those younger than 25, and include ...


  18. "Great Gatsby" at Eugene Ballet Company, April 10, 2016Read the original story

    Apr 10, 2016 | Eugene Weekly

    ... with as we tune into mobile devices, rather than each other. Set to charging music by Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg, and featuring lush solos by Kaori Fukui, the ensemble rose to the occasion for this piece, finding subtlety and nuance within the ...


  19. International Festival of Arts & Ideas preps for 21st year in New HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 |

    ... renews our relationship with the National Theatre of Scotland," she said, "which offered the U.S. premiere of David Grieg's "The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart" at the Festival in 2012 and brought the work back to New Haven in March of this year. ...


  20. Review: Reading Symphony Orchestra masterful in works from icon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | The Morning Call

    Some classical works are positively iconic, others feel as comfortably familiar as a well-worn pair of jeans, while still others are sadly neglected. The Reading Symphony Orchestra gave a sample of each on Saturday evening at the Santander Performing Arts Center in Reading, in a program of works by Grieg, Schumann, and Beethoven.