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  1. Audience sings SSO music director candidate's praisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Northern Life

    ... Elgar's Enigma moved her to tears with its soulfulness. Another concert goer called the lush sounds "ear-candy." Mendelssohn, Wagner, Brahms were familiar and harmonious. Rossini's "Barber of Seville" of course has its own charm, imagery, and ...

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  2. a Flanders Symphony Orchestra perform at Hall For CornwallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Cornish Guardian

    ... and musicianship has brought him worldwide recognition. His repertoire is wide-ranging including Bach, Clementi, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Mussorgsky, Rachmaninov, Scarlatti an Shostakovich. Demidenko performs at the highest level with orchestras and ...

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  3. William Hagen, who plays with the Jacksonville Symphony this week, finds life on the road 'awesome'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... got flash and dash." Hagen has played in Jacksonville before, most recently in October 2013, when he played Mendelssohn's Violin Concert with the symphony both in the Jacoby Symphony Hall and in the Thrasher-Horne Center for the Arts. His mother was ...

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  4. Star violinist Anne Akiko Meyers joins Boulder PhilharmonicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Daily Camera

    ... well as participating in a residency in Boulder this week. ( Marylene Mey / Courtesy photo ) Meyers plays Felix Mendelssohn's beloved Violin Concerto, placed as a concert closer. Butterman said that the concerto, while a product of 19th century ...

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  5. This young blind pianist will take centre stage performing Beethoven's highly complex musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | IcNetwork

    ... Beethoven quartets, broadcast and recorded by BBC Radio 3. The festival also includes work by composers such as Mendelssohn and Strauss alongside the great number of Beethoven works being performed, displaying the depth of his influence on the ...

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  6. Classical Music: Boulder Philharmonic pairs with Anne Akiko MeyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Denver Post

    Feb. 12. The Colorado classical scene is short on superstars these days, with local ensembles using in-house musicians for big solo spots. One notable exception is the Boulder Philharmonic , which is bringing violinist Anne Akiko Meyers to perform Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto next Friday.

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    Wednesday Feb 3 | Barnsley Chronicle

    ... (cello) in D BWV1028 GRIEG Violin Sonata in C minor Op.45 SCHUMANN Adagio and Allegro for horn and piano Op.70 MENDELSSOHN Piano Trio in D minor Op.49 World class musicians Ensemble 360 return to Barnsley with well loved classical repertoire. The ...

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  8. Strong showing for Newfoundland and Labrador artists in 2016 ECMA nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Nor'Wester

    ... Year and Album of the Year. Other local nominees include: Duo Concertante: Classical Recording of the Year for "Mendelssohn and MacDonald Double Concertos" Quentin Reddy: Country Recording of the Year for "Diamond in the Rough" Ourorboros: Jazz ...

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  9. McLean: Days to RememberRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    ... classical selections included Dvorak's "Symphony No. 4 in G Major," Beethoven's "Egmont Overture" and Mendelssohn's "Violin Concerto in E Minor." To perfect the performances, the groups rehearsed anywhere from four to nine hours a day, in ...

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  10. Emmanuel Church, Huddersfield RoadRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Barnsley Chronicle

    BACH Sonata for Viola de Gamba in D BWV1028 GRIEG Violin Sonata in C minor Op.45 SCHUMANN Adagio and Allegro for horn and piano Op.70 MENDELSSOHN Piano Trio in D minor Op.49 World class musicians Ensemble 360 return to Barnsley with well loved classical repertoire.

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  11. Dunedin violinists win youth orchestra spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... intensive one-week rehearsal camp. Featured in the programme is the Saint Saens Cello Concerto No1 in A minor , Mendelssohn's concert overture The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave), and Schubert's Symphony in C major . NZSO chief executive Christopher Blake ...

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  12. Fri 5 Feb 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Barnsley Chronicle

    BACH Sonata for Viola de Gamba in D BWV1028 GRIEG Violin Sonata in C minor Op.45 SCHUMANN Adagio and Allegro for horn and piano Op.70 MENDELSSOHN Piano Trio in D minor Op.49 World class musicians Ensemble 360 return to Barnsley with well loved classical repertoire. The programme includes epic Bach for solo cello, one of Griega TMs most famous Violin works as well as a one of Mendelssohna TMs most popular chamber music pieces, his Piano Trio in D minor .

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  13. Violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn to perform with Tahoe's TOCCATARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will continue its 11th annual WinterFest this week with guest Elizabeth Pitcairn performing with the Red Mendelssohn Stradivarius violin. The performance series kicks off at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, at St. Theresa Church, located at 1041 Lyons Ave. in South Lake Tahoe.

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  14. Elizabeth Pitcairn, her red violin to perform with Tahoe orchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Sierra Sun

    INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. - The Toccata-Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will continue its 11th annual WinterFest this weekend with guest Elizabeth Pitcairn performing with the famed red Mendelssohn Stradivarius violin.

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  15. a Remarkable Recitalsa shines spotlight on rising starsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Pickens Sentinel

    ... Agnello from "Il Fra due litigant" by senior vocal performance major and tenor, Elliott Moyer followed by Felix Mendelssohn's Ye People; If With All Your Hearts from "Elijah" performed by tenor and senior worship leadership major, Taylor Ramey. ...

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  16. Pizarro: Stanford-Cal rivalry gives Shakespeare scene a clever twistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Inside Bay Area

    ... twist: Russ Hancock (piano), Daniel Sher (violin) and Michel Flexer (cello) play every thing from classical Mendelssohn to jaunty arrangements of Beatles tunes. For this special evening, they unveiled the world premiere of "Waltz Spectaculaire," a ...

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  17. a Remarkable Recitalsa shines spotlight on rising starsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Easley Progress

    ... Agnello from "Il Fra due litigant" by senior vocal performance major and tenor, Elliott Moyer followed by Felix Mendelssohn's Ye People; If With All Your Hearts from "Elijah" performed by tenor and senior worship leadership major, Taylor Ramey. ...

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  18. 300-year-old Stradivarius violin to be featured at Southern Illinois Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | KFVS12

    A virtuoso player, Kiril Laskarov, and a 300-year-old priceless Stradivarius violin will be featured at SIU Carbondale Jan. 18-19, in support of the Southern Illinois Music Festival, the annual summer classical and jazz series of concerts As a fundraiser for the music festival, SIU System President Randy Dunn and his wife, Ronda Dunn, will host a wine and cheese reception and concert of Felix Mendelssohn's Violin Cencerto at the Stone Center on Jan. 18 at 5:30 p.m.. There will also be a special School of Music convocation on Jan. 19 at 10 a.m. at the Old Baptist Foundation Recital Hall and is free of charge.

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  19. David Hyde Pierce, Lauren Worsham, Bryce Pinkham and Hal Cazalet to...Read the original story

    Jan 8, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On Tuesday, April 5 at 7:00 p.m. at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall , NYFOS founders, artistic directors and pianists Steven Blier and Michael Barrett play host to an evening of songs and scenes from the Gilbert & Sullivan canon, operettas that combine the wit of Oscar Wilde with the delicacy of Mendelssohn. Dinner at the '21' Club with additional performances will follow.

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  20. Eight Gigs: Alexander String QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | NewsReview.com

    ... talented quartet. They'll be playing two shows featuring an original work titled "Adaptive Species," Felix Mendelssohn's String Quartet No. 6 in F Minor, Op. 80; Ludwig van Beethoven's String Quartet No. 11 in F Minor, Op. 95; and Beethoven's Piano ...

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