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  1. Early start heralds fall concert openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Lake County Record-Bee

    LAKEPORT >> This year's 40th anniversary of the Lake County Symphony will open at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 19 - a time change requested by many members who have felt uncomfortable driving after dark. Along with the change in time, the Fall concert would seem to also indicate a change in seasons, since John Parkinson, conductor of the 75 piece orchestra, has selected Robert Schumann's “Spring Symphony,” as the composer's “Symphony No.

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  2. BWW Review: Chicago Symphony Orchestra in San Diego at the Jacobs Music CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... economy of motion as he and the orchestra kept pace. It was engaging and enjoyable to both see and hear. Robert Schumann 's second was written during one of the many down periods in the life of the quite possibly bipolar composer, but it is the most ...

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  3. Classical: after years languishing in silence, history's hidden gems are given an airingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... one quality in particular that we can't seem to handle is frailty. Take the way we listen to the music of Robert Schumann, lyric poet, collector, teacher, storyteller, complicated mind. Regular concert-goers will likely be familiar with his piano ...

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  4. Classical: after years languishing in silence, history's hidden gems are given an airingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... one quality in particular that we can't seem to handle is frailty. Take the way we listen to the music of Robert Schumann, lyric poet, collector, teacher, storyteller, complicated mind. Regular concert-goers will likely be familiar with his piano ...

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  5. Chamber Music on Main Met High Expectations With Season's First PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Free Times

    ... of what a violin and piano can accomplish together. Following intermission, it was off to Germany for Robert Schumann's 1842 work Piano Quartet in E-flat, Op. 47. Here is found a statement of what Baroque, classical and in-depth Romanticism is all ...

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  6. Old favorites on tap for TC Music series openerRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... tunes during the recital. The songs were crafted by composers like Aaron Copland, Francis Poulenc and Robert Schumann. For opera, Rossini and Puccini, two masters, will be sung. And with Broadway, expect to hear Leonard Bernstein, Jerome Kern and ...

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  7. Navah Perlman brings memories of a life in music to Spokane - Thu, 31 Aug 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    When Navah Perlman takes the stage Friday at Hamilton Studio as part of the Northwest Bach Festival's Summerfest, she'll be doing something different. Yes, the accomplished concert and chamber pianist will play some of her favorite works by the likes of Robert Schumann, Sergei Prokofiev and Frederic Chopin.

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  8. Oratorio Society of New York's 2017-18 Season Includes Two World PremieresRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (Song of Destiny) and Ein deutsches Requiem (A German Requiem). The Requiem was inspired by the deaths of Robert Schumann and Brahms's own mother. Rather than using the Latin Mass for the Dead, Brahms drew his libretto from Luther's translation of ...

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  9. Modern Dance Show an Interdisciplinary CollaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    "Measuring Time-a work evolving," an evening of modern dance spotlighting the work of choreographer Susan Douglas Roberts and composer Gregory Biss, will be featured on Monday, August 7 at 7 pm, at Eastport Arts Center. The dancers who will appear created their performances in collaboration with Roberts, who was inspired to embark on the project after hearing Biss perform some of his compositions in homage to Robert Schumann's Kinderzsenen a few years ago.

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  10. An Advocate for Classical Music and WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... of programming so that we're continuing to innovate. Clara Schumann (1819-1896), the wife of the composer Robert Schumann and a leading pianist. She was also a composer, but her works were not recognized until the second half of the 20th century. I ...

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  11. Alan Fraser to perform classical piano at King's TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    King's Theatre is welcoming back Alan Fraser for an evening of classical piano on Thursday, July 20, at 7:30 p.m. This year, Fraser will share the program with two guest pianists, Audrey Dumont, a former student, and his daughter, Masha Fraser. Together they will perform an exciting and accessible repertoire of works by Robert Schumann, Joseph Haydn, Frederic Chopin, W. A. Mozart and Eric Satie, as well as Vera Milankovich, Olivier Messaien, Mihail Glinka and Mihi Balakirev.

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  12. A historically informed take on SchumannRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | SFGate

    Robert Schumann 's music is a central component of the modern concert repertoire. But what if hearing his work in a modern performance style, rather than on the 19th century instruments he would have known, gives a false or at least incomplete account of his legacy? That question runs through the Valley of the Moon Music Festival, the period instrument undertaking founded two years ago by cellist Tanya Tomkins and fortepianist Eric Zivian.

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  13. Brahms, Schumann and a royal tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    The Royal Bangkok Symphony Orchestra will join hands with world-class classical stars aS' with the opening work by Thai composer Narongrit Dhamabutra drawing special interest On July 15, the Royal Bangkok Symphony Orchestra will feature two giants of 19th century musical history and one world premiere tribute to Thailand's late monarch. The Royal Bangkok Symphony Orchestra will celebrate the late king's birthday concert this month with the popular Robert Schumann .

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  14. Around Town: state recognition; small solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... program hosted by pianist . The 17-year-old cellist will be playing "Adagio, Op. 70 for Cello and Piano" by Robert Schumann in collaboration with O'Riley on the keys. The episode, filmed in front of a live audience at . Hear Lin perform when the ...

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  15. Sonoma's VOM Music Festival announces summer programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... Hanna Boys Center in Sonoma for their annual summer event. This year the Festival celebrates the world of Robert Schumann over three consecutive weekends, July 16 to 30. Making their Festival debut are violinists Jennifer Frautschi and pianist ...

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  16. Classical music event hits high note 11 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    Bach at Noon: Cantatas, Alejandro Hernandez-Valdez leads the Victoria Bach Festival Cantata Chorus and Baroque Chamber Orchestra in Bach's timeless, profoundly beautiful cantatas at First Presbyterian Church, 2408 N. Navarro St. Free admission. 7:30 p.m. - Light Moving, An examination of the creative partnerships between composers now and then: Phillip Glass, Steve Reich and David Lang; and Clara and Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms.

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  17. From Ayrshire, lessons in making music accessible to allRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... came as Benedetti gamely tried to allude to speculation about the exact nature of Brahms's relationship with Robert Schumann's widow, Clara, in a room that contained primary school-aged ears. Being a role-model as well as a hard-working musician is ...

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  18. Gabriel Kahane "Craigslist, Schumann, & Other Inspirations"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... album, The Ambassador , and celebrate the ten-year anniversary of his cult hit by performing it alongside Robert Schumann's cycle, Dichterliebe . "Vocal cycles are typically known as very old, but [Kahane] reinvented this classical medium with a ...

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  19. The Valley of the Moon Music Festival Celebrates Schumann's WorldRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    After the final concert of their Green Music Center concert series on May 13, the musicians of the Valley of the Moon Music Festival will return to the Hanna Boys Center in Sonoma for their annual summer event. This year the Festival celebrates the world of Robert Schumann over three consecutive weekends, July 16 - 30, juxtaposing the composer's own compositions with chamber works by composers he idolized and championed.

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  20. Pianist Di Cristofano to perform in New Hope on April 21Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | NJ.com

    ... and beyond." he added. The evening will explore Romantic period works by Franz Liszt, Frederic Chopin, and Robert Schumann with a bit of the Classical period added to the mix through some Mozart. Tickets can also be ordered online or by phone ...

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