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  1. Noted Russian tenor to perform at YESRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Republic

    Urusov made his debut in 2001 at the Bolshoi Theatre in the Prokofiev opera "The Gambler." He's also the winner of the Moscow City Award and was named an honored artist of Russia in 2008.

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  2. Minnesota Orchestra to offer shorter concertsRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... Vnsk will lead the first program, , with symphonic dances from Bernstein's "West Side Story" and selections from Prokofiev's "Romeo and Juliet." Frequent guest conductor with Sibelius Symphonies 6 & 7. The orchestra also announced its lineup for ...

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  3. Minnesota Orchestra announces 'Symphony in 60' programRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... will lead the first program, Jan. 29, with symphonic dances from Bernstein's "West Side Story" and selections from Prokofiev's "Romeo and Juliet." Frequent guest conductor Mark Wigglesworth will lead Mahler's "Das Lied von der Erde (The Song of the ...

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  4. Piano duo set to perform in YorktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... Firebird Suite ourselves. It was exhausting and exhilarating! We haven't looked back since. Our next project was Prokofiev's sublime Romeo and Juliet... we tormented ourselves having to choose only a half an hour slice of all that incredible music. ...

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  5. BBC National Orchestra of Wales bring family fun to Brangwyn HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | IcNetwork

    ... surprisingly familiar once the orchestra started playing. I'm sure I wasn't the only one amazed to discover Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet Suite No.2 is actually the tune I find myself humming along to when The Apprentice is on telly or that Grieg's ...

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  6. Piano duo set to perform in YorktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... Firebird Suite ourselves. It was exhausting and exhilarating! We haven't looked back since. Our next project was Prokofiev's sublime Romeo and Juliet... we tormented ourselves having to choose only a half an hour slice of all that incredible music. ...

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  7. Now Playing Onstage in Oklahoma - Week of 10/12/2014Read the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... world premiere production complete with a fairy Godmother, awkward stepsisters, and an unforgettable ball. Using Prokofiev's incredible score played by the Oklahoma City Philharmonic and fantastic sets and costumes, Cinderella will enchant ...

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  8. New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Gallery Aferro Team for 'Artist Box' InitiativeRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "Sounds of Shakespeare" Winter Festival features interpretations of Romeo and Juliet by Tchaikovsky, Gounod and Prokofiev and the return of actors from The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, who will perform scenes from the Shakespeare tragedy. (Jan ...

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  9. Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra to Perform Pictures at an Exhibition, 11/8Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Pictures at an Exhibition on November 8-9, 2014 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The performances feature Prokofiev's Classical Symphony, Schuller's Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee, Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, and Marc Neikrug's Bassoon Concerto, an MSO co-commission featuring MSO Principal Bassoon Ted Soluri.

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  10. Composer gives Lockington special good-bye gift in October concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... century. Wrapping up the October Richard and Helen DeVos Classical performances, which are Oct. 10 and 11, will be Prokofiev's Symphony No. 5, which is known for its profusion of melody. Celebration of Lockington's final season continues on Oct. 15 ...

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  11. Theatre Vardo Oonagh Young Gallery, Dublin 32/40: Classical BSO/Karabits Colston Hall, Bristol 24/40Read the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... lent the right degree of questioning to balance the seeming optimism of sunrise. He brought a buoyancy to Prokofiev's Classical Symphony, underlining its humour and rhythmic bite, and revealing details too often lost in the melee. Karabits's own ...

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  12. Barnard Castle hub will become nightclub for one night onlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Advertiser

    The Hub, in Barnard Castle , will be transformed on Saturday, October 18, to host a club night celebrating its tenth anniversary. Gabriel Prokofiev, Nonclassical founder, said: "Ten years ago, I put on my first classical gig in a Nightclub in London.

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  13. RWB's Going Home Star - Truth and Reconciliation is inspired and inspiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | CBC News

    ... There are also echoes of other classical ballets in the RWB repertoire, including Rite of Spring, Swan Lake and Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet. It's as if Hatzis wants to remind us that the story being told here is musical as well as historical. ...

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  14. Dance Card: Instrumentalists join the action for Sharp and Fine's new ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    In Sergei Prokofiev's "Peter and the Wolf," a boy faces his starkest fears and defeats the lupine menace. In a new jazz-steeped dance production of the Russian composer's 1936 masterpiece, San Francisco choreographers Megan and Shannon Kurashige have asked some of the Bay Area's leading improvisers to confront their deep-seated trepidation about dance, creating a new version of "Peter and the Wolf" that integrates the players with the dancers.

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  15. UPEI to host winner of the Atlantic Young Artist CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | UPEI News

    ... Young Artist Competition to perform as the 2014 Atlantic Young Artist. Blois will be performing works by Haydn, Prokofiev, Poulenc, Chopin, and Canadian composer Franois Morel. Blois has been praised as a musician with tremendous commitment to his ...

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  16. Preview: Des Moines Symphony 'The Firebird'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... a little fanfare by Rimsky-Korsakov and the second half, two great pieces for people who love classical music, Prokofiev's Classical Symphony, that he wrote when he was 17-years old and the classic, the great Firebird. This is a wonderful story that ...

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  17. Romeo and Juliet comes to CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Logan Banner

    ... classic tells the tragic story of two young lovers from feuding families, danced to the moving and powerful Prokofiev score. The Charleston Ballet will be joined by dancers of the Columbia Classical Ballet from South Carolina and their artistic ...

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  18. Clarinetist Peter Wright will start his 40th season with the...Read the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    "I'll be really excited to walk out on stage," Wright said. Written at Wright's request by an old friend, , "HiJinx" is a playful piece which quotes from famous clarinet pieces, both classical and popular, sampling such bits of culture and pop culture as "We're in the Money," the shrieking soundtrack of "Psycho," and Prokofiev's "Peter and the Wolf."

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  19. Dmitri ShostakovichRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | The Free Dictionary

    ... Supreme Soviet of the RSFSR (19471962) and the USSR (from 1962 until death). After a period influenced by Sergei Prokofiev and Igor Stravinsky , Shostakovich developed a hybrid style, as exemplified by Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District (1934). ...

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  20. New director Ran Dank wants to return the International Piano Series to its former gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Charleston City Paper

    ... Rite of Spring . As a solo artist, Dank is known for playing difficult works by virtuosi like Chopin, Liszt, and Prokofiev. He'll play pieces by two of those composers, Chopin and Liszt - including Liszt's Sonata in B Minor , one of classical ...

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