Prokofiev Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Kuusisto's violin full of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... traditional music, and plays it regularly. If the Haydn was exuberant, the symphony which concluded the evening, Prokofiev's "Classical" - deliberately modeled on Haydn - was positively incendiary in its impact. Kuusisto was again the catalyst, ...

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  2. Famous Russian orchestra to play to full house in Gateshead as it celebrates 135 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Chronicle Live

    The appetite for classical music at Sage Gateshead looks healthy as visiting orchestras pull the punters in to the big concert hall The famous St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra will play to a full house at Sage Gateshead this month, demonstrating the pulling power of classical music and a visiting symphony orchestra. Return tickets only are available for the concert on Saturday, January 21 which will feature music from Ravel's Daphnis and Chloe, Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet and Rachmaninov's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini.

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  3. CSO Chamber Series Continues Jan. 15Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera continues the Sunday afternoon Chamber Series with music from Prokofiev, Mendelssohn, and CSO Principal Double Bass Taylor Brown performing Bottesini's Double Bass Concerto No.

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  4. New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Presents Peter and the Wolf, 2/11Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Audiences of all ages will thrill to the adventures of a mischievous boy, hungry wolf, grumpy grandpa and collection of animal characters in Peter and the Wolf at New Jersey Symphony Orchestra family concerts on Saturday, February 11, at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark. In his famous musical fairytale, Prokofiev cleverly matches each character to an instrument and a musical theme so listeners can imagine the exciting tale as it unfolds.

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  5. Sat, Feb 11, at NJPAC in NewarkRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Audiences of all ages will thrill to the adventures of a mischievous boy, hungry wolf, grumpy grandpa and collection of animal characters in Peter and the Wolf at New Jersey Symphony Orchestra family concerts on Saturday, February 11, at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark. In his famous musical fairytale, Prokofiev cleverly matches each character to an instrument and a musical theme so listeners can imagine the exciting tale as it unfolds.

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  6. New York Theatre Ballet To Bring Ballets By Antony Tudor And Martha...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... that she was not his death. Set to Delius' "Walk to the Paradise Garden" (as opposed to the far more familiar Prokofiev composition), Tudor's 1943 Romeo and Juliet (from which the pas de deux was revived by NYTB for the first time in 2004) tells an ...

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  7. Minnesota Orchestra Begins 'Inside the Classics' Season with Program Exploring 'Romeo and Juliet,'Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Inside the Classics , the Minnesota Orchestra's casual series that explores great classical works through performances and enlightening conversation, begins its eighth season on January 28, with Love in a Time of War: Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet . In this concert, conductor Sarah Hicks and host Sam Bergman will examine the widely-differing approaches that composers have taken to musically adapting Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet .

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  8. Prodigy - a classical start for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Galway Advertiser

    ... chamber and vocal works composed by child and teenage composers, such as Mozart, Mendelssohn, Glazunov, and Prokofiev - in the Town Hall Theatre from January 20 to 22. "The exceptional talents of child prodigies have astounded us for centuries," ...

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  9. School life: Heathfield pupils have massive maths successRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2016 | Halifax Courier

    ... from drums through to 'cellos, and from marimba through to euphonium, performing together. The Orchestra performed Prokofiev's Troika at the Christmas concert held at Rishworth School Hall, but children then formed ensembles of individual ...

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  10. Vancouver's classical movers and shakers share holiday playlistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... Music School, is never at a loss for listening projects. He's planning to go through "the piano sonatas of Prokofiev, Henri Dutilleux' Second Symphony Le Double for interplay between a large and a chamber orchestra, and a return to an old love, ...

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  11. Local actress takes centre stage in award-winning musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    ... to be involved with so many top notch classical musicians - an experience I will never forget and, of course, Prokofiev's music is exquisite." As well as television appearances that included parts in Emmerdale and Heartbeat, Amy has landed some of ...

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  12. Jenny Lin at Nottingham's Royal Concert Hall: ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... turning the piano into a one-woman orchestra, in terms of its range of tonal colour and spectacular effects. Prokofiev's Cinderella followed, spikier in feel, altogether darker in tone but dispatched with no less bravura or panache. Then came a ...

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  13. Chatfield Brass Band welcomes special guests for upcoming Christmas concertRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Chatfield News

    ... Emblem March," "Rudolph's Christmas," "Winter Wonderland," a jazzy version of "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen," Prokofiev's "Troika" and "Cornet Carillon," featuring a cornet quartet with Jerry Barrett, Maynard Thompson, Curt Peterson and Beth Vitse. ...

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  14. Hawai'i Symphony Presents Holiday Pops, 12/11Read the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... festive classical works such as Haydn's Toy Symphony, Tchaikovsky's Waltz of the Flowers from The Nutcracker , and Prokofiev's Troika from Lieutenant Kije Suite. Sure to delight all ages, it's a gift to share with family and friends. Deck the halls ...

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  15. Le Boeuf Brothers + JACK Quartet: ImaginistRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... short story of the same name). For some classical listeners, this may evoke Copland's "Lincoln Portrait" or even Prokofiev's "Peter and the Wolf," but the choice of Kafka with the LeBoeuf/JACK hybrid underlying it is undeniably bold and at times, ...

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  16. Rick Weyrich: Symphony home runRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Last month's inaugural performance for the 85th season was absolutely stunning. Wow! A brilliant program of Haydn, Prokofiev and Sibelius.

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  17. Do people lie about their music tastes on 'Desert Island Discs?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... likely to choose sophisticated music like classical, jazz and opera. This explains why in 2007 Victoria Wood chose Prokofiev, Gerswhin and Fats Waller, for example. These kinds of people tended to choose longer tracks that were sadder, slower and ...

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  18. BWW Previews: New York Premiere of Jake Runestad's Dreams of the Fallen at Carnegie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    For centuries, the concept of war, it's heroic figures and its aftermath have inspired many a great composer from Beethoven to Prokofiev to Glass. However, war in the 21st century has been another subject altogether.

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  19. NOSPRRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... For phonographic achievements the orchestra was honoured with numerous prizes among others Five Piano Concertos by Prokofiev under direction of Antoni Wit with the soloist Kun Woo Paik were awarded the Diapason d'Or and the Grand Prix du Disque de ...

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  20. A ballet to fall in love with comes to HinckleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Hinckley Times

    ... on Saturday November 19. Christopher Moore, artistic director of Ballet Theatre UK and its founder, said using Prokofiev's score has made "creating the choreography a thrilling and inspiring experience". "The Prokofiev score is simply iconic. It ...

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