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  1. Colorado Music Festival closes with international flavorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Daily Camera

    ... opens with Leonard Bernstein's overture to his 1956 operetta "Candide," which uses Voltaire as its source material. Ravel's 1930 Piano Concerto for the Left Hand, to be played by Hamelin, has elements of American jazz. George Antheil, an American ...

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  2. Virginia Symphony single tickets now on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... the lineup: Opening Night with Sarah Chang, Sept. 18 - Violinist Chang plays Bernstein's West Side Story Suite and Ravel's Tzigane. Falletta conducts Barber's Overture from "The School for Scandal" and Brahms' Second Symphony. Fountains of Rome, ...

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  3. Cooperstown Summer Music Festival to Feature Four Concerts This AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The program features works composed in 1924, including Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, Stravinsky's Piano Quartet and Ravel's Tzigane. David Noon, who curates the concert, explains the significance of 1924. "It was time to party and experiment. ...

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  4. Classical Music with Cathy FullerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | WGBH

    Background: I was hearing piano music even before I was born, thanks to my mom, who was a teacher and a ferociously talented player. I remember being very small and sitting under our Steinway to get the full effect while she flew through Ravel and Beethoven.

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  5. Toronto Summer Music Festival back for another exciting yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Examiner.com

    ... carried on with strength and energy, with Prieto conducting each measure as though it was a Mozartian grand finale. Ravel's "Piano Concerto in G Major" was next, featuring Argentinian pianist Ingrid Fliter. While the name Ravel immediately brings to ...

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  6. Gateway Chamber Orchestra Sets 2015-16 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... season with well known masterworks including Mozart's Symphony No. 40, Beethoven's powerful Eroica Symphony and Ravel's mesmerizing score to Mother Goose. The orchestra will premiere music by Juilliard-trained composer Cristina Spinei as well as the ...

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  7. Review: Pink Martini ensemble joins with symphony in splendid showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... and its opening piece set the tone for the evening. Pink Martini's cellist, Pansy Chang, and its rhythm section played Ravel's Bolero , with pianist Thomas Lauderdale taking over before trombonist Robert Taylor and trumpeter Gavin Bondy led the ...

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  8. Fishguard International Music Festival: Can these stunning concert locations really be bettered?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | IcNetwork

    ... Author Jessica Duchen and pianist Peter Donohoe alternate extracts from the book with illustrative works by Chopin, Ravel and Granados, among others. Britain's smallest city in terms of size and population. It was given city status in the 16th ...

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  9. Latest issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Gramophone

    The August issue has as its cover story a fascinating feature by on the inherent 'Finnishness' of Sibelius 's music by Scandinavian expert Andrew Mellor - the perfect way to celebrate the Finnish composer's 150th anniversary year. Elsewhere in the issue, Philip Clark talks to Andris Nelsons about why he's the right man to record a complete Shostakovich symphony cycle with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Gavin Dixon hails the music of Unsuk Chin , and the vivacious mezzo-soprano Susan Graham meets with Joshua Kosman to discuss the intricacies of Ravel 's luscious score for ShA hA razade .

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  10. A meticulous, restrained Curtis tour preview from Hristova and LinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Philly.com

    ... ownership, deploying all that technique to passionate ends. Whether or not it was intentional, the piece had glints of Ravel's Tzigane and Bartk (folk music lovers, both), which Hristova emphasized with a highly nuanced control of timbres. Lin was a ...

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  11. Delft Chamber Music Festival 2015 | July 31 - August 09, DelftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | IamExpat

    ... and styles. This year's theme is Mind and Heart. YouTube video by Boris Giltburg . Boris Giltburg will perform Ravel's La Valse at the Delft Chamber Music Festival 2015 on August 9 The Open Air Concert is an outside event that will feature previews ...

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  12. Great leaps forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | The Economist

    ... passages from the classical kunqu-style opera, woven into an ambitious score that borrows themes from the likes of Ravel and Debussy. "The Peony Pavilion" works best when there are fewer dancers on stage, as with the opening moments, and in the ...

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  13. Two enchanted evenings - Fri, 10 Jul 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... sunlight gradually fades and the park is filled with glorious symphonic sounds. That the night will feature a Maurice Ravel movement titled "Enchanted Garden" is appropriate. Duncan Garden in Manito Park provides the setting for Mozart on a Summer's ...

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  14. Lionel Bringuier kicks off Hollywood Bowl season with L.A. Phil 'family'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Los Angeles Times

    ... dress. "It's amazing to be back," said Bringuier, who will lead an orchestra he knows well on a night that includes Ravel's "Bolero" and Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 2. "The Bowl is one of my favorite venues in the world. The atmosphere is ...

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  15. Classical Musician Beyer To Play Pequot Library's Summer Soiree ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | The Fairfield Daily Voice

    Award-winning classical musicians Alex Beyer and Friends will play the second of three Summer Soire Concerts this July designed to benefit the Southport's Pequot Library. The piano soloist will perform the works of Bach, Chopin, Prokofiev, and Ravel with special guest violinist Darwin Shen at 7:30 p.m. on July 9 at the Pequot Library's Concert Hall, 720 Pequot Ave, Southport, Conn.

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  16. New Music Director Eric Jacobsen to take the Orlando Phil into the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Examiner.com

    ... from living composers; and season-long exploration of 'heroes' that have shaped the artistic genre, starting with Ravel. "Classical music is alive and well here in Orlando and around the world," said Jacobsen about his recent performances of ...

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  17. Los Angeles Philharmonic upcoming concerts to feature guests conductors Lionel BringuierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Press-Telegram

    ... Tuesday's Hollywood Bowl concert, Bringuier is expected to lead music by Borodin, Debussy ("La Mer"), Prokofiev and Ravel ("Bolero"). Rising superstar Yuja Wang is scheduled to be the soloist in Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 2. Thursday's program ...

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  18. Music Festival To Serve Up 'Primary Colors'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Manchester Journal

    ... concert-long run, which starts Thursday, July 9, will offer up performances of compositions by household names such as Ravel, Bach, Mendelssohn and Beethoven. Some less well-known composers of the classical and chamber music genre will also have ...

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  19. New Hong Kong string quartet shines in eclectic showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | South China Morning Post

    ... was good humour in the Minuet, and the finale was cheerful in the music-making. The tone quality changed remarkably in Ravel's only string quartet and the effort was less convincing in bringing out the atmospheric trait of French impressionism. The ...

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  20. Simone Dinnerstein On A Trip To Cuba And Making Music Out Of DifficultyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... her past four difficult years, which culminated in her most recent album, Broadway-Lafayette, including concertos by Ravel and American composer Philip Lasser and Gershwin 's Rhapsody in Blue. Simone Dinnerstein: I was very surprised. You know, you ...

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