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  1. Giant Wall Display Moves With Passersby In D.C. Office BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PSFK

    ... city and nature sounds as well as some of what Terrell said to be her favorite music, such as "Elijah " by Felix Mendelssohn and "Deep River - 24 Negro Melodies" by Samuel Coleridge Taylor. For the complex's space on the city's 'Civil War to Civil ...

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  2. MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... and forth to each other," Sheldon said. "It's a very wonderful effect." The program will continue with Felix Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 4. After an intermission, the chorale will join the orchestra for choruses from three operas by Giuseppe Verdi. ...

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  3. Arensky crowns an elegant chamber concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | SFGate

    ... his Piano Trio No. 1 are so striking that they can't be a fluke. This four-movement work has evident precursors (Mendelssohn and Schubert primarily), but it also boasts a distinctively soulful wit that is clearly the composer's own. You can hear ...

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  4. VOM Music Fest blasts from the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... "Star Power in the 19th Century," on July 30 at 4 p.m., features songs of Schubert and Rossini; and "The Young Mendelssohn," featuring Schubert's "The Shepherd on the Rock," paired with Mendelssohn's famous Octet, rounds out the festival July 31 at ...

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  5. Classical bliss in orchestra offeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Wharfedale Observer

    ... Symphony Orchestra open their new season at the King's Hall, Ilkley, on Sunday, November 13 at 3pm with music by Mendelssohn, Dvorak, Tchaikovsky and Schumann.

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  6. Opera House Arts' Chamber at the Church seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Rocco Havelaar (String Quartet No. 3) as well as Three Contrapuncti from Bach's The Art of the Fugue, and Mendelssohn's Quartet in F Minor Op. 80. Cordis will return to Stonington from Massachusetts,at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9, fusing an original ...

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  7. It's Ladies' Night at Manchester Music Festival's upcoming concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Manchester Journal

    MANCHESTER >> A special concert devoted to Manchester's women entrepreneurs will feature the music of Fanny Mendelssohn, Clara Schumann, Dora Pejacevic, Gabriela Lena Frank and Sato Matsui, five gifted female composers who distinguished themselves in a field dominated by men. Ariel Rudiakov, Manchester Music Festival's artistic director, said the idea to recognize female composers came to him after speaking with Jacki Baker of Mother Myricks and Joy Slusarek of Joy, All Things Underthings.

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  8. Ladies night at MMFRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Manchester Journal

    MANCHESTER >> A special concert devoted to Manchester's women entrepreneurs will feature the music of Fanny Mendelssohn, Clara Schumann, Dora Pejacevic, Gabriela Lena Frank and Sato Matsui, five gifted female composers who distinguished themselves in a field dominated by men. Ariel Rudiakov, Manchester Music Festival's artistic director, said the idea to recognize female composers came to him after speaking with Jacki Baker of Mother Myricks and Joy Slusarek of Joy, All Things Underthings.

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  9. Mayflower Camerata invites additional singers to join for concerts in early fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Nelson Mass”; Vivaldi's “Gloria”; Telemann's “The Times of Day” (in English); Mendelssohn”s “Elijah”; Requiems by Brahms, Faure, and Rutter; and Gluck's “Orfeo and Euridice” ...

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  10. Violinist Curt Thompson keeps a special teacher close at heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... of a classical 18th century score. As the two of them sat and listened to recorded concertos - Tchaikovsky, Mendelssohn, beloved music she knew by heart - the 81-year-old teacher curled her left hand and fingered the strings of an imaginary violin. ...

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  11. 21 not out for St Albans Choral Society directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Crow

    Twenty one years with their music director George Vass is being celebrated by St Albans Choral Society with a summer concert next Saturday, July 9. The concert, with Bushey Symphony Orchestra which Mr Vass also conducts, will feature Schubert's Unfinished Symphony and Mendelssohn's Symphony-cantata Lobgesang . Society chair, Rod Cowper, said: "We're delighted to be marking our long association with George in this way, Under his dynamic musical leadership, the society has developed into one of Hertfordshire's leading choral ensembles.

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  12. Killington Music Festival Celebrates 34 YearsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Vermont Standard

    ... Daniel Andai conducts the orchestra while performing as solo violinist with guest pianist Simon Ghraichy in Mendelssohn's rarely played "Concerto in D minor" for violin and piano. a July 9: "The Winds beneath Killington's Peak," the wind faculty ...

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  13. Martin James Bartlett. Photo: Alan Peebles.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Exmouth Herald

    ... July 14, he will be appearing with gifted pianist Katya Apekisheva. Their programme ranges from Bach to Mendelssohn, plus a work by Mark Simpson - himself the only winner of both BBC Young Musician (on clarinet) and BBC Proms/Guardian Young Composer ...

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  14. Eight Gigs: MaxwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | NewsReview.com

    ... it. Eight Gigs: Astronautica The Alpha Pup showcase brings L.A.'s rising stars of Low End Theory. Eight Gigs: Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto Steep yourself in the classical masters at Music in the Mountains. Eight Gigs: The Strange Party Spooky ...

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  15. Father's Day Weekend: events to take dad in Lincolnshire... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | This is Lincolnshire

    ... about the concert which will bring together well-known extracts from Shakespeare's play as well as the beautiful Mendelssohn score. "This will be an opportunity to return to the Drill Hall where I have so many happy memories and also to re-create ...

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  16. Elijah set to bring Old Testament action to the Alban ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Crow

    Mendelssohn's choral masterpiece Elijah is being performed by Harpenden Choral Society with a cast of international soloists at the Alban Arena next Saturday, June 18. The concert at 7.30pm is to celebrate 40 years of making music and will be conducted by John Andrews. It will feature award-winning baritone Simon Thorpe, singing the title role of Elijah with Sarah Redgwick, soprano, Deborah Miles-Johnson, mezzo soprano and Nick Ransley, tenor.

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  17. Eight Gigs: Pocket of LollipopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | NewsReview.com

    ... stars of Low End Theory. Eight Gigs: Maxwell Maxwell brings back baby-makin' music at its finest. Eight Gigs: Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto Steep yourself in the classical masters at Music in the Mountains. Eight Gigs: The Strange Party Spooky ...

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  18. A Brilliant 'Our Ladies Of Perpetual Succour' At Arts & IdeasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | CTNow.com

    ... seem to get its impact from the central obvious irony of sweet young things crooning uplifting anthems such as Mendelssohn's "Lift Thine Eyes" and Handel's "My Heart is Inditing" while cursing like longshoremen when they're offstage. But this biting ...

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  19. Ac3Cso MarklyonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... We have a rich choral history and are excited to share it in person." The May Festival will perform "Elijah" by Mendelssohn under the direction of chorus director Robert Porco, and Vocal Arts Ensemble will bring Canticle , a recent world premiere, ...

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  20. School of Alberta Ballet outs its best foot forward in year-end showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... good time and an artistic eye-opener for everyone in attendance. The show's title Without Words was taken from Mendelssohn's Songs Without Words, of which eleven of his more well-known melodies were choreographed by Taryn Klassen, Jennifer Mariani, ...

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