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  1. Review: East Neuk Festival, Brentano QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... in Venice haunt the score. In a persuasive performance, the sorrow of the Passacaglia should be hard to bear. Mendelssohn's First Quartet, meanwhile, is all glowing bravado, penned by a 20-year-old whose mind was too agile and exploratory to rein ...

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  2. Jason C. Tramm to Lead Ocean Grove's 61st Annual Choir Festival Prince of PeaceRead the original story

    Saturday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... hymns and works by classical and contemporary composers in selections by Karl Jenkins, G.F. Handel, Felix Mendelssohn and David Stanley York. This year's festival will also showcase the works of noted contemporary composers Joseph M. Martin and Mark ...

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  3. Harbor Music presents: Qian Zhou, violin, Evangeline Benedetti, cello and Edmund Battersby, pianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Bangor Daily News

    Saturday, July 11, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 15, 2015 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, July 16, 2015 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. PROSPECT HARBOR- Edmund Battersby, internationally celebrated pianist, will join noted violinist, Qian Zhou and cellist, Evangeline Benedetti in a program of chamber music by Dvorak, Brahms and Mendelssohn at The Sands Concert Hall on July 11th at 7:30 PM. Mr. Battersby is the Artistic Director of Harbor Music; The Artur Balsam Ensemble Classes for Piano and Strings which will take place from July 7 to 17 at Oceanside Meadows Inn.

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  4. Indian Hill MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... to feature acclaimed soloists, accompanying the orchestra as they play classical pieces composed by the likes of Mendelssohn, Debussy, Copland and Mozart. The year ends by showcasing Indian Hill's own musicians. Indian Hill's Camilla Blackman Hall ...

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  5. Andy Gilmore for the Boston Globe Best outdoor music in and around Boston this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Boston.com

    ... Landmarks Orchestra will take over the Esplanade with an eclectic season of programming including Debussy and Mendelssohn (July 15); a "salsa meets symphony" night of Copland and Grau (July 22); and a night celebrating the golden age of Italian ...

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  6. Holding musical historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Albany Times Union

    Classical violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn, director of the Luzerne Music Center and owner of the Red Violin, plays the 1720 "Red Mendelssohn" Stradivarius on Friday Jan. 16, 2015 in Albany, N.Y. Elizabeth Pitcairn and her 1720 ?Red Mendelssohn? Stradivarius violin, which inspired the film ?The Red Violin.? Classical violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn, director of the Luzerne Music Center and owner of the Red Violin, plays the 1720 "Red Mendelssohn" Stradivarius on Friday Jan. 16, 2015 in Albany, N.Y. Classical violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn, director of the Luzerne Music Center and owner of the Red Violin, the 1720 "Red Mendelssohn" Stradivarius on Friday Jan. 16, 2015 in Albany, N.Y. Like every living, breathing instrument, the Stradivarius known as the " Red Violin " was built to be played.

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  7. Bravo! Vail 2015: Six picks for the classical music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Denver Post

    ... conducts. Serious: The Phil brings in violinist Midori for the concert of the season. She tears through Mendelssohn's popular Violin Concerto in E Minor while the orchestra takes on the weighty Mahler Symphony No. 5. July 29, Alan Gilbert conducts. ...

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  8. Santa Barbara Symphony's New Leader Plans Innovative Solutions to Looming ChallengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Noozhawk

    ... example, we will expand our collaboration in the 2015-16 season partnering with The Ensemble Theatre Co. for Mendelssohn's incidental music to Midsummer Night's Dream as part of our November concert, and there is a fabulous collaboration with the ...

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  9. Birmingham's Town Hall illuminated pink to help raise awareness of Breast Cancer CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | IcSuttoncoldfield

    ... as staging famous public meetings and readings. Many famous musicians became involved over the years, including Mendelssohn, Saint-SaA ns, Grieg, Sibelius, DvorA k and Elgar. Mendelssohn's great association culminated in the premiA re of Elijah, ...

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  10. Getting creative down by the riversideRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | PressReleasePoint

    ... in it. But realizing a piece like Turbine - "It's quite different from anything we've ever done," said longtime Mendelssohn Club artistic director Alan Harler - has none of an indoor work's control factors. Mid-spring rehearsals took place amid ...

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  11. Pictures and video: Hundreds enjoy free concert organised by Huddersfield LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | IcChuddersfield

    ... Over Troubled Water and Black Magic Woman.. LB Brass ensemble's huge repertoire ranges from classical to swing, Mendelssohn to Madness. The Yorkshire-based band has been together for more than 20 years. With a daily circulation of 18,241 (ABC ...

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  12. Chamber music residency offers provocative Bartok, exciting Mendelssohn performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Canada.com

    It was certainly an all-star cast of faculty members that led off The Banff Centre's chamber music residency performances Saturday night at Rolston Recital Hall. Brentano Quartet founder and first violinist Mark Steinberg, Artistic Director Barry Shiffman, violin, Gilbert Kalish piano, and Alasdair Tait, cello, head of chamber music at Guildhall, comprised the annual faculty performance ensemble in this year's recital edition.

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  13. Summer sounds with PMPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Perlman Music Program will host a series of Master Classes and chamber music concerts at the Shore Road Campus and Off-Island from June 12 through June 16. Friday, June 12 Chamber Music Master Class with Paul Katz, 7 p.m. Founding cellist of the Cleveland Quartet will lead a class with music by Britten and Faure. Tuesday, June 16 Chamber Music Master Class with Don Weilerstein, 7 p.m. Founding violinist of the Cleveland Quartet will lead a class with music by Mendelssohn and Schumann.

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  14. What to do this weekend in your local areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    ... voices singing their LUX programme in perfect harmony. The programme includes music by Tallis, Byrd, Ola Gjeilo, Mendelssohn and Taverner. 7.30pm. Tickets A 15 (A 12 for members) A 5 students. From Malmesbury Abbey Bookshop, 01666 824 924 or 01666 ...

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  15. Vote for the Gramophone Artist of the Year 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Gramophone

    ... Symphony Orchestra has had a strong year in the recording studio with instalments in both a cycle of the Mendelssohn symphonies and Walton's symphonies and concertos , as well as launching a new survey of JanA A ek. Synonymous with the Budapest ...

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  16. From Weekly Open Mic to Citywide Phenomenon, Open Classical Keeps It CasualRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Dallas Observer

    ... in which the prima donna sang about Wendy's bacon cheeseburgers. When the first violinist began his solo in Mendelssohn's Octet, which closed the evening, a cry of "Yeah! Play it, Joshua!" rang out from the crowd, and no one clutched their pearls - ...

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  17. Rushmore Music Festival - A Walk Through EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | KTEQ-FM Rapid City

    FREE suggested donation $10 Classical Chamber Music Concert Mendelssohn String Quartet No. 4 in E minor, op.

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  18. Klezmer Summit: L'Dor V'DorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | San Diego CityBEAT

    ... g they call "Hip Pop." An orchestral performance featuring Michael Francis conducting selections from Mozart and Mendelssohn. A free overture mini concert will be held from 6 to 6:30 p.m.

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  19. Quake victims remembered at Sunset FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Daily Express

    ... by Mustafa Fuzer Nawi, struck off with stirring sounds of strings on familiar great classical pieces from Bach, Mendelssohn, Roassini, Tchaikovski, to modern pop tunes from Lady Gaga to Abba the standard of which stunned music buffs. Followed by ...

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  20. Classical Piano RecitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Solo Piano Recital by Dr.Gena Bedrosian featuring Romantic Music of Mendelssohn and Mozart.

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