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  1. Sarah Urwin Jones: It's been a vintage year for the classical genreRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 19 | Scotsman.com

    ... sound drifting between here and eternity. Haefliger's genius is in that gap between keyboard and mind. The birds of Liszt's St Francois D'Assise twittered dazzlingly under Haefliger's fingers as his sermonising St. Francois reached out to them, ...

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  2. National Piano Month Celebrated with Chopin, Beethoven & Liszt Classical Piano ConcertRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 19 | PR.com

    ... concert will honor artists who have achieved great skill through observation, study and practice Chopin, Beethoven and Liszt. These concepts are also reflected in the precept "Be Competent," from the book, The Way to Happiness. The Way to Happiness ...

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  3. INTERVIEW: Interview: Georgia MancioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | All About Jazz

    ... British pop music in the '80s did nothing for me. Instead, I listened to my dad's classical records-Mahler, Beethoven, Liszt, etc.-and my mum's Italian '60s nostalgia albums. One day, my dad came home with Frank Sinatra's Only The Lonely album and a ...

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  4. The Takács Quartet Play Haydn, Ritchie, Webern, & Dvorak.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 6 | Scoop

    With a repertoire that spans three centuries of classical masterpieces and contemporary compositions, the TakA cs Quartet has an international reputation for its delicate artistry and technical virtuosity. Now in its forty-third season, it was formed in 1975 at the Franz Liszt Academy in Budapest by Gabor TakA cs-Nagy , KA roly Schranz , Gabor Ormai , and AndrA s FejA r , when all four were still students.

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  5. LSD and the Search for God trips out at Mad AlchemyRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2017 | The Georgia Straight

    As spectacles go, it promises to be one of the most mind-warping of the year, partly because of the bands involved and mostly because of the man in charge of orchestrating the visuals. "The main guy is Lance Gordon," says Andy Liszt, singer-guitarist with San Francisco's LSD and the Search for God.

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  6. A historically informed take on SchumannRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | SFGate

    ... soprano Nikki Einfeld, that means music of Schumann, Chopin and Niels Gade , as well as the ever-influential Mozart. Liszt, Brahms and the Mendelssohn siblings are due for later appearances. Valley of the Moon Music Festival: 4 p.m. Sunday, July 16. ...

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  7. A perfect harmony of the contest queen and the accompaniment kingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | English Dong-A

    ... more. It was their second performance in Korea in two years and the program list included songs by Britten, Brahms, Liszt and Strauss. Helmut Deutsch is known as the most successful song recital accompanist of the world. In particular, Hwang showed ...

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  8. Arts / Marcela plays for ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Canberra City News

    ... lives and works here these days as a musical pedagogue. A well-known exponent of Nuevo Tango composer Astor Piazzolla, Liszt and Beethoven, Fiorillo will mark the occasion by performing works by Argentine composers Williams, Guastavino, Tauriello, ...

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  9. Vote for the Gramophone Artist of the Year 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Gramophone

    ... and sensitive exponents of the Classical and early-Romantic repertoire; this year she turned her attention to Chopin , Liszt and Wagner with characteristically imaginative results. A pianist (and increasingly conductor) who has long drawn great ...

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  10. A towering performance about a towering composerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... one-man shows he has brought back to life the great composers and musicians George Gershwin, Frederic Chopin, Frantz Liszt, Leonard Bernstein, Irving Berlin and Ludwig van Beethoven. 2016's "Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin" was the highest-grossing ...

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  11. Church of Scientology Honors Fathers in Classical ConcertRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | World News Report

    ... at 6:30pm and the concert starts 7pm. Mr. Kazmierzack will perform a selection of works from Chopin, Mozart and Franz Liszt with narration. All are welcome. The event is complimentary. Mr. Andreas Kazmierzack, classically trained pianist, will be ...

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  12. Church of Scientology Honors Fathers in Classical ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | PR Log

    ... them and help them." At this concert Mr. Kazmierzack will perform a selection of works from Chopin, Mozart and France Liszt with narration, bringing each piece to life. Mr. Kazmierzack is originally from Poland, a proud father of two, a computer ...

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  13. Stephen Prutsman brings autistic children to musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | Post and Courier

    ... ordinary is about to ensue. This year, he is performing in Program X of the chamber series, treating his fans to Franz Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2. He's also playing his own music in five presentations of "Cinema and Sound," in which he and ...

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  14. Just the Ticket: What's on this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    ... Hill with a special programme, "Dedicated to the Rothschilds", celebrating the music of Mendelssohn, Chopin, Rossini, Liszt, Poulenc and Mathilde de Rothschild amongst others. Book online at www.waddesdon.org.uk . Tickets A 16. 3 June, 7:30pm, ...

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  15. Dancing Fingers Spring 2017 Concert tonight at Calvary TempleRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | Samoa News

    ... Tonight" from The Lion King. And classical pianist, Ms. Malaea Estherlene McFall, will give a moving performance of Liszt's Liebestraum. Governor Lolo Matalasi Moliga and First Lady Cynthia Malala Moliga, the Honorary Patrons of Arts for Dancing ...

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  16. Classical review: Stephen De PledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... explored the volatile moods of two of Messiaen's Vingt Regards and dazzled us with a pair of erotic nocturnes woven by Liszt from Petrarch sonnets. Later, an electrifying Bartok sonata had the pungent yearning of its central movement framed by two ...

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  17. Falling in love with the pianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | The China Post

    ... his exceptional performance of Rachmaninoff's "Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor." Now, Giltburg is reputed to be the Liszt of the 21st century. How did he do it? Well, he has never had any doubts in his mind that would've stopped him from pursuing ...

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  18. Riccardo Muti Conducts the Chicago Symphony in Three Weeks of Subscription ConcertsRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... No. 5 (Emperor) with Radu Lupu as soloist followed by a rare performance of A Symphony to Dante's Divine Comedy by Liszt (April 27-29 ). Muti's residency with the CSO culminates with performances of the complete cycle of symphonies by Johannes ...

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  19. Ventanas unleash global soundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... 185 Queens Ave., or online at londonmusichall.com . Music in Balance, featuring classics of Medtner, Brahms, Chopin, Liszt and Schubert performed in a recital by pianists Alan Demir and Petya Stavreva Sunday at Riverside United Church, 695 Riverside ...

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  20. Pianist Gabriela Montero on her classical music improvisationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    Ahead of her concert in Hong Kong, musician talks about spontaneous composition, how jazz took it up in the 20th century, and her mission to bring it back into classical music Improvisation was regarded as an important skill in Western music from its earliest days right through the 19th century. Pianist Gabriela Montero points out that J. S. Bach, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Chopin, Liszt and Rachmaninov were all noted improvisers.

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