Stravinsky Newswire

Stravinsky Newswire

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  1. Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2017 to be Released by Sony ClassicalRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of fantasy. Among the works he conducts are selections from two ballet suites-Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty and Stravinsky's L'Oiseau de feu-the Prelude from Humperdinck's Hnsel und Gretel, the Carnival Concert Overture from Dvo?k's Armida, and ...

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  2. In Europe, Opera Takes On Our TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | The New York Times

    ... therefore felt very much of our moment. The most straightforward of the bunch was Simon McBurney's production of Stravinsky's "The Rake's Progress," at the Aix Festival in France. The sins of the young and rich - the protagonist, Tom Rakewell, ...

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  3. Music of madness fills Ozawa HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... program was Russian: five of Shostakovich's 24 Preludes and Fugues, Opus 87, and three episodes from Stravinsky's ballet "Petrushka." The predominantly slow Shostakovich selection, taken from his response to Bach's set of 24, enjoyed a Bach-like ...

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  4. Morricone's melodies beyond the gunshotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | Egypt Today

    ... who have influenced him -- along with Goffredo Petrassi, who his dubs "my master" -- but also has a fondness for Stravinsky and Bach. - 'New film, new style' - But he shakes his head at the idea of being compared to prolific composers of the past ...

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  5. Hundreds of books owned by musician Warren Zevon to be soldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... will gradually be sold online on eBay. One just sold for $400 and another one, a Robert Craft biography of Igor Stravinsky, who Zevon met as a teenager, is now up for sale. "He loved classic writers, he loved current writers, he loved hanging out ...

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  6. City Ballet prepares for SPAC residencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Albany Times Union

    Back when Taylor Stanley was a student at the School of American Ballet - the dance academy of the New York City Ballet - he used to watch in awe as the company members performed George Balanchine's "Stravinsky Violin Concerto." "I watched it so many times over the years," Stanley recalled in a recent interview.

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  7. Violinist can't get enough of SibeliusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... fact I will finish the last session this weekend." "It's a really unique combination," he said. "It sounds like Stravinsky, but ... it's so romantic and wry, because there's so much Tchaikovsky in it." This week marks Hadelich's second visit to the ...

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  8. GOLEM Adds New Tour DatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and France. 1927's most recent large scale work - a double bill of Ravel's opera L'Enfant et les Sortilges, and Stravinsky's ballet Petrushka, in which circus artists replace ballet dancers, premiered to much acclaim in January 2017 and runs in ...

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  9. Hundreds of books owned by Warren Zevon to be soldRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 2 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... will gradually be sold online on eBay. One just sold for $400 and another one, a Robert Craft biography of Igor Stravinsky, who Zevon met as a teenager, is now up for sale. Zevon, who died in 2003, never graduated from high school but read ...

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  10. Hundreds of books owned by Warren Zevon to be soldRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 2 | Fox News

    ... will gradually be sold online on eBay. One just sold for $400 and another one, a Robert Craft biography of Igor Stravinsky, who Zevon met as a teenager, is now up for sale. "He loved classic writers, he loved current writers, he loved hanging out ...

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  11. Warren Zevon's Book Collection, Along With Mementos From His Career, Going Up For AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | Stereogum

    ... will gradually be sold online on eBay. One just sold for $400 and another one, a Robert Craft biography of Igor Stravinsky, who Zevon met as a teenager, is now up for sale . "He loved classic writers, he loved current writers, he loved hanging out ...

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  12. Hundreds of books owned by Warren Zevon to be soldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | Albany Times Union

    ... will gradually be sold online on eBay. One just sold for $400 and another one, a Robert Craft biography of Igor Stravinsky , who Zevon met as a teenager, is now up for sale. "He loved classic writers, he loved current writers, he loved hanging out ...

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  13. Victoria Symphony announces line up for new season 32 minutes ago...Read the original story

    Friday Jun 30 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven and Brahms. The rest of the season will include a broad range of music from the iconic Stravinsky ballet "Petrouchka" to Gershwin's "Porgy and Bess" for the symphony's Black History concert. "Music is a cultural part of our ...

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  14. Great EscapeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 28 | The American Scholar

    ... weight of his past success but also by concerns of his place in a musical world upended by the emergence of Igor Stravinsky. Germany's declaration of war on France in August 1914 brought greater hardships. Seething with anger, plummeting deeper into ...

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  15. Harpeth Rising to bring chamber-folk to Cleveland's arts districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Examiner.com

    ... and Michelle Younger (banjo, guitar), the three-piece has a habit of shuffling the sinewy strings of Sibelius and Stravinsky with unplugged, fingerstyle guitar storytelling heft of Pete Seeger and Leonard Cohen. All three ladies sing, too-layering ...

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  16. On Site Opera Takes on a Rare, Dark WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | New Yorker

    ... Einhorn will confront the work's eccentricities head on. Milhaud's neoclassical orchestration resembles that of Stravinsky in "The Rake's Progress," but is sometimes over-energized by his characters' inner lives-a flaw that should be mitigated by ...

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  17. A professor and a comedian: Maestro Thomas Wilkins on why funny works at the Hollywood BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... then we had John Legend and Stevie Wonder on. And the first thing Stevie said to me backstage was, "Man, that Stravinsky was rocking!" Part of what makes those leaps work is the way you contextualize the music for the audience. How did you develop ...

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  18. Akron Symphony Orchestra unveils upcoming season detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | West Side and South Side Leader

    It will include works from Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Ludwig van Beethoven, Igor Stravinsky, Giuseppe Verdi and more; collaborations with Neos Dance Theatre and The Cleveland Jazz Orchestra; the 25th anniversary of Gospel Meets Symphony; and the Northeast Ohio debut of "Video Games Live." The season will open Sept.

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  19. A startling display of keyboard virtuosity from Trifonov at Shriver HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... to avoid brittle banging. But for all of the razzle-dazzle, which reached a peak in a sensational account of Stravinsky's Three Movements from "Petrouchka," what proved even more impressive was Trifonov's poetic instincts. For the most part, he ...

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  20. Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival at Kirk in the Hills, June 14 Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Metro Times

    World-renowned pianists and wedded couple Lucille Chung and Alessio Bax unite to perform Stravinsky's "Petrushka" ballet in its entirety for four hands.

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