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Philly.com
Justin Bieber sued over hit song 'Sorry'new hit "Sorry." It's only a few notes but they're recognizable notes. And if
Justin Bieber sued over hit song 'Sorry'
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
new hit "Sorry." It's only a few notes but they're recognizable notes. And if someone borrowed the first four notes from Beethoven's 5th Symphony (perhaps the four most recognizable notes of all-time) chances are Beethoven would have said "wait a... Read more
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examiner.com
Chamber Music Society of San Francisco plans second annual fundraising salonTilton, and cellist Samsun van Loon initially came together through a mutual lo
Chamber Music Society of San Francisco plans second annual fundraising salon
examiner.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Tilton, and cellist Samsun van Loon initially came together through a mutual love of the late string quartets of Ludwig van Beethoven. However, their repertoire subsequently extended in a variety of fascinating directions, including an interest in... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
A tribute to Barrie Central: LIVE TWEETSout a steady beat in Grade 9 band class; Gary Earl's unforgettable English clas
A tribute to Barrie Central: LIVE TWEETS
Barrie Examiner / Posted 8 hours ago
out a steady beat in Grade 9 band class; Gary Earl's unforgettable English classroom discussions; Mary Wase's love of Beethoven and Gilbert and Sullivan; Eleanor Taylor/Honey's Math classroom fines which supported malnourished children in... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
What's Happening on Shelter Island May 26, 2016artist participants kick-off the 2016 Chamber Music Workshop at the Perlman Mus
What's Happening on Shelter Island May 26, 2016
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 8 hours ago
artist participants kick-off the 2016 Chamber Music Workshop at the Perlman Music Program with a performance of works by Beethoven, Boccherini, Haydn, and Mozart in an 18th century chamber music soiree. The concert begins at 7 p.m. on Friday,... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
New conductor takes to the stage with St Albans Symphony Orchestraquiz A League of Their Own may well remember Tom attempting to teach celebrity
New conductor takes to the stage with St Albans Symphony Orchestra
Herts Advertiser / Posted 14 hours ago
quiz A League of Their Own may well remember Tom attempting to teach celebrity presenter James Corden how to conduct Beethoven. Plans for Tom’s first season with SASO include two of the mightiest by Russian composers – Tchaikovsky’s... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Youth Sinfonia auditions June 4This top regional full orchestra for ages 14 to 20 plays original masterpieces
Youth Sinfonia auditions June 4
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
This top regional full orchestra for ages 14 to 20 plays original masterpieces by Dvorak, Tchaikovsky and Beethoven, as well as music from the 20th century, including popular music classics by Led Zeppelin and the Beatles. The music is fun and... Read more
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Evening Standard
All you need is an algorithm to pen a hit or write a bestselleror Jackson Pollock.” And if AI can try this with a work of art, why not an algo
All you need is an algorithm to pen a hit or write a bestseller
Evening Standard / Posted 17 hours ago
or Jackson Pollock.” And if AI can try this with a work of art, why not an algorithmically-derived symphony No 10 from Beethoven (Barry Cooper attempted this in 1988, using the composer’s sketches), or perhaps an ending for Sanditon, Jane... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Call for Giles to resign over insulthe called a Labor MP 'dyslexic' as an insult, Bill Shorten has come gallantly t
Call for Giles to resign over insult
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 hours ago
he called a Labor MP 'dyslexic' as an insult, Bill Shorten has come gallantly to her defence, drawing a comparison with Beethoven and Stephen Hawking. During the final day of May parliamentary sittings on Thursday, Chief Minister Adam Giles... Read more
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Orange County Register
Pianist André Watts, who performs in Costa Mesa this week, looks back on a storied careerBernstein) were I think really great performances. I don’t think that the recor
Pianist André Watts, who performs in Costa Mesa this week, looks back on a storied career
Orange County Register / Posted 19 hours ago
Bernstein) were I think really great performances. I don’t think that the recording measures up to that. “There’s an old Beethoven album that has, like, variations and maybe ‘Für Elise’ and things like that on it, and I like that because there’s... Read more
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The Coast
James Ehnes wants to play for youand for music in the smaller places is certainly the same as the bigger places.
James Ehnes wants to play for you
The Coast / Posted 22 hours ago
and for music in the smaller places is certainly the same as the bigger places." In addition to works by Handel and Beethoven and a varying selection of shorter violin showpieces, Ehnes will feature a new work titled "Stream of Limelight"... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Lessons from Bueller and Emersonor producer on over 40 movie efforts, including such well known and loved movie
Lessons from Bueller and Emerson
Aspen Daily News / Posted yesterday
or producer on over 40 movie efforts, including such well known and loved movies as “National Lampoon’s Vacation,” “Beethoven” and the “Home Alone” franchise. He came to be known as the master of the ‘80s-coming-of-age genre that included... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Niagara CalendarChurch, Port Colborne, $12 per person. May 29, 2:30 p.m. Central United Church,
Niagara Calendar
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
Church, Port Colborne, $12 per person. May 29, 2:30 p.m. Central United Church, Welland, free-will offering. 905-735-2333 BEETHOVEN PIANO TRIO ARCHDUKE: The Gallery Players of Niagara. May 29, 2 p.m. Silver Spire United Church, 366 St. Paul St.,... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Niagara CalendarChurch, Port Colborne, $12 per person. May 29, 2:30 p.m. Central United Church,
Niagara Calendar
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
Church, Port Colborne, $12 per person. May 29, 2:30 p.m. Central United Church, Welland, free-will offering. 905-735-2333 BEETHOVEN PIANO TRIO ARCHDUKE: The Gallery Players of Niagara. May 29, 2 p.m. Silver Spire United Church, 366 St. Paul St.,... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Niagara CalendarChurch, Port Colborne, $12 per person. May 29, 2:30 p.m. Central United Church,
Niagara Calendar
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
Church, Port Colborne, $12 per person. May 29, 2:30 p.m. Central United Church, Welland, free-will offering. 905-735-2333 BEETHOVEN PIANO TRIO ARCHDUKE: The Gallery Players of Niagara. May 29, 2 p.m. Silver Spire United Church, 366 St. Paul St.,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Slow-mo cats and dogs prefer Beyonce to BeethovenVideo: It’s official; pets prefer Beyoncé to Beethoven. Sony and animal cogn
Slow-mo cats and dogs prefer Beyonce to Beethoven
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Video: It’s official; pets prefer Beyoncé to Beethoven. Sony and animal cognition expert Dr Anna Wilkinson measure the musical preferences of domestic dogs to reveal that canines go barking mad for... Read more
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The Irish Times
Classical music: Printed programmes are a convention worth keepingmost experienced connoisseur, who hasn’t benefited from a programme note at som
Classical music: Printed programmes are a convention worth keeping
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
most experienced connoisseur, who hasn’t benefited from a programme note at some stage. If you don’t know offhand what age Beethoven was when he wrote the Pastoral Symphony or Mozart when he wrote the piano concerto that is now nicknamed Elvira... Read more
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The MidWeek
Audition for CSA Youth Sinfonia set for June 4This top regional full orchestra for ages 14 to 20 plays original masterpieces
Audition for CSA Youth Sinfonia set for June 4
The MidWeek / Posted 2 days ago
This top regional full orchestra for ages 14 to 20 plays original masterpieces by Dvorak, Tchaikovsky and Beethoven, as well as music from the 20th century, including popular music classics by Led Zeppelin and the Beatles. The music is fun and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Royal Conservatory’s ambitious 21C is a new kind of music festivalsuperstar violinist James Ehnes will be part of the festival – but with four pi
Royal Conservatory’s ambitious 21C is a new kind of music festival
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
superstar violinist James Ehnes will be part of the festival – but with four pieces of newly composed music, along with his Beethoven. It’s all “new” music. It’s all contemporary. It all speaks to the wonderfully eclectic and ever-changing musical... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Former Yankees OF Williams reinventing himself as a musicianimportance to this kind of music, which no musician who's been a great musician
Former Yankees OF Williams reinventing himself as a musician
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
importance to this kind of music, which no musician who's been a great musician for all their life can." Williams looks at Beethoven and Mozart and jazz greats like Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong the way he used to admire Roberto Clemente and... Read more
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Miami New Times
What Are We Supposed to Do With R. Kelly?me in a creepy French accent, will transport me to any musical performance that
What Are We Supposed to Do With R. Kelly?
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
me in a creepy French accent, will transport me to any musical performance that has ever taken place on this Earth, from Beethoven to the Beatles. But I can choose only one, is the catch, because there is usually a catch when a tiny French troll... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Fishing, surfing and beach guide for Tuesday, May 24Kembla 4am (7.30am), Kota Lestari from Singapore 4.30pm (8pm), Stolt Tsubaki fr
Fishing, surfing and beach guide for Tuesday, May 24
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Kembla 4am (7.30am), Kota Lestari from Singapore 4.30pm (8pm), Stolt Tsubaki from Melbourne 8pm (1am 25/5). DEPARTURES: HS Beethoven to Auckland 3am, Pro Sapphire to Singapore 4.30am, Golden Nexus to Nagoya 5am, ANL Wyong to Yokohama 6am, Kiunga... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Final step: Top coat of asphalt going down on Riverside Drive this week-- Binghamton Mayor Rich David on Monday announced the final top coat of asphal
Final step: Top coat of asphalt going down on Riverside Drive this week
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 3 days ago
-- Binghamton Mayor Rich David on Monday announced the final top coat of asphalt will be placed on Riverside Drive from Beethoven Street to the City line this week. Paving operations will begin on Tuesday, May 24 at 5 a.m. Drivers are asked to... Read more
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examiner.com
ZOFO returns to Old First Concerts with old and new repertoiremany of us have been able to enjoy a more “interior” view of the quartets of Wo
ZOFO returns to Old First Concerts with old and new repertoire
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
many of us have been able to enjoy a more “interior” view of the quartets of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Ludwig van Beethoven. Riley, however, is another matter, as have been the Kronos performance techniques. Sonority counts for much in... Read more
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Saddleworth Extra
'Smiling Morn' really brings villages closer togetherDobcross, raised a quizzical eyebrow skywards ... Tugging at his drooping mous
'Smiling Morn' really brings villages closer together
Saddleworth Extra / Posted 3 days ago
Dobcross, raised a quizzical eyebrow skywards ... Tugging at his drooping moustache he said prophetically: "Does't know, Beethoven didn't write a sonata as sweet as a brass band playing 'Hail Smiling Morn' on a Whit Friday morning." That was... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
'Smiling Morn' really brings villages closer togetherDobcross, raised a quizzical eyebrow skywards ... Tugging at his drooping mous
'Smiling Morn' really brings villages closer together
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Dobcross, raised a quizzical eyebrow skywards ... Tugging at his drooping moustache he said prophetically: "Does't know, Beethoven didn't write a sonata as sweet as a brass band playing 'Hail Smiling Morn' on a Whit Friday morning." That was... Read more
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DW
Drones Dancing to Beethoven’s 5th Symphony | Exit |in the Digital Age 23.05.2016 Emoticons’ little brothers: how emojis are takin
Drones Dancing to Beethoven’s 5th Symphony | Exit |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
in the Digital Age 23.05.2016 Emoticons’ little brothers: how emojis are taking the world by storm. Futuristic film experience: what cinemagoers are able to see with VR goggles. And on Exit: drones flying in formation – to the sounds of Beet... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dancehall Gone Crazy in Jamaicadiscography, and some soca tunes about taxes. Imagine, going to Kingston, Jamai
Dancehall Gone Crazy in Jamaica
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
discography, and some soca tunes about taxes. Imagine, going to Kingston, Jamaica and turning on the radio, only to hear Beethoven, Mozart, Bach or Tchaikovsky's music blurting out of the radio stations! That is not the Jamaica we all know. I am... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Denk, Davis and DSO deliver magical Beethoven 'Emperor'Denk, veteran English conductor Andrew Davis and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Denk, Davis and DSO deliver magical Beethoven 'Emperor'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Denk, veteran English conductor Andrew Davis and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra combined for a magical performance of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5 ("Emperor"). In 2009 these same forces convened to give a scintillating reading of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Worldhe learned everything he needs to know about politics from ‘Casablanca.’ Maybe
World
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
he learned everything he needs to know about politics from ‘Casablanca.’ Maybe he's cynical about some things, but a late Beethoven string quartet, John Coltrane’s music and a dish of Pad Thai will bring him close to tears. A real life... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh Symphony musicians to perform at Holocaust memorialwas so exciting,” Chamis says. “It's not just music of the Holocaust and rememb
Pittsburgh Symphony musicians to perform at Holocaust memorial
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
was so exciting,” Chamis says. “It's not just music of the Holocaust and remembering them. This music ranks with Beethoven and Schubert and Brahms. These composers, two of whom died in concentration camps, would have been the teachers of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Worldhe learned everything he needs to know about politics from ‘Casablanca.’ Maybe
World
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
he learned everything he needs to know about politics from ‘Casablanca.’ Maybe he's cynical about some things, but a late Beethoven string quartet, John Coltrane’s music and a dish of Pad Thai will bring him close to tears. In thinking about the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Weird and wonderful weekend of free festival funshow inspired by a red telephone box. Today The Aurora Orchestra is also bring
Weird and wonderful weekend of free festival fun
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
show inspired by a red telephone box. Today The Aurora Orchestra is also bringing music to the party. It is starting its Beethoven Safari at the city park at 12.30pm - performing excerpts from the great composer’s Symphony No.5 in C minor, Op. 67... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Weird and wonderful weekend of free festival funshow inspired by a red telephone box. Today The Aurora Orchestra is also bring
Weird and wonderful weekend of free festival fun
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
show inspired by a red telephone box. Today The Aurora Orchestra is also bringing music to the party. It is starting its Beethoven Safari at the city park at 12.30pm - performing excerpts from the great composer’s Symphony No.5 in C minor, Op. 67... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Review: Adès receives an 'A' and Beethoven a 'B'It was revolutionary for its time. Today it is the world’s best-known and possi
Review: Adès receives an 'A' and Beethoven a 'B'
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
It was revolutionary for its time. Today it is the world’s best-known and possibly best-loved music: the finale of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9, “The Choral.” The finale’s main theme has been presented in countless adaptations heralding Olympic... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Noteworthy accomplishments all around for Rocky Hill's Anessa Petterutiher to try tennis again when she was 10, and she has been on the court ever sin
Noteworthy accomplishments all around for Rocky Hill's Anessa Petteruti
The Providence Journal / Posted 5 days ago
her to try tennis again when she was 10, and she has been on the court ever since. It has been a balancing act of mastering Beethoven and a backhand. The soft touch of a classical piano piece and the hard-nosed competitiveness needed to win on a... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
The Great Santino!year and we'd buy him all that music and he would learn it and play it, and the
The Great Santino!
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
year and we'd buy him all that music and he would learn it and play it, and the next year it would be Scott Joplin, then Beethoven or whatever it was," recalled Santino’s mother Carolyn. However, as passionate as he is about reading, poetry, and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
I Was Theretoday: how could it happen that Germany, perhaps the most cultured nation on ea
I Was There
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
today: how could it happen that Germany, perhaps the most cultured nation on earth at the time, the homeland of Goethe, Beethoven and Kant, could democratically elect a raving psychopath like Adolf Hitler as its leader? The last chapter of the... Read more
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examiner.com
Ian McCann presents an informative and readable analysis of ‘So What’instead of a perfect fourth, which could make for some tricky melodic lines, no
Ian McCann presents an informative and readable analysis of ‘So What’
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
instead of a perfect fourth, which could make for some tricky melodic lines, not to mention tricky harmonies. (Ludwig van Beethoven used the Lydian mode in the middle movement of his Opus 132 string quartet in A minor.) The mode for “So What,” on... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Lots of free festival fun for everyone this weekendBox show. Aurora Orchestra will also be popping into Chapelfield Gardens on Su
Lots of free festival fun for everyone this weekend
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Box show. Aurora Orchestra will also be popping into Chapelfield Gardens on Sunday afternoon to perform excerpts from Beethoven before heading off on musical a tour of the city, and the quirky Dennis Design Centre will be continuing to create... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Lots of free festival fun for everyone this weekendthere’s so much going on - wonderful art, wonderful food and just lots of reall
Lots of free festival fun for everyone this weekend
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 6 days ago
there’s so much going on - wonderful art, wonderful food and just lots of really good fun!” More free events • The Beethoven Safari, Sunday 12.30pm at Chapelfield Gardens, 2.45pm in the Castle Mall, 4pm outside the Forum. Aurora Orchestra... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Music: Chance to shine for unheralded amateursof amateur orchestral players which was founded many decades ago by the famous
Music: Chance to shine for unheralded amateurs
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
of amateur orchestral players which was founded many decades ago by the famous Dr Havelock Nelson. A programme of music by Beethoven, Leopold Mozart and Bizet will be conducted by Philip Walton, with soloist Neil Gallie and with the orchestra led... Read more
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Western Advocate
What's On In Bathurst | May 20-26, 2016Abercrombie House 311 Ophri Road 7.30pm. Ensemble-in-Residence with the Mitchel
What's On In Bathurst | May 20-26, 2016
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Abercrombie House 311 Ophri Road 7.30pm. Ensemble-in-Residence with the Mitchell Conservatorium of Music perform works by Beethoven, Brahms, Hoadley and Bach in their Bathurst recital at Abercrombie House. Tickets and details from Mitchell... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Strange light over Bathurst had people guessingAbercrombie House 311 Ophri Road 7.30pm. Ensemble-in-Residence with the Mitchel
Strange light over Bathurst had people guessing
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
Abercrombie House 311 Ophri Road 7.30pm. Ensemble-in-Residence with the Mitchell Conservatorium of Music perform works by Beethoven, Brahms, Hoadley and Bach in their Bathurst recital at Abercrombie House. Tickets and details from Mitchell... Read more
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Western Advocate
Strange light over Bathurst had people guessingAbercrombie House 311 Ophri Road 7.30pm. Ensemble-in-Residence with the Mitchel
Strange light over Bathurst had people guessing
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Abercrombie House 311 Ophri Road 7.30pm. Ensemble-in-Residence with the Mitchell Conservatorium of Music perform works by Beethoven, Brahms, Hoadley and Bach in their Bathurst recital at Abercrombie House. Tickets and details from Mitchell... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Worldhe learned everything he needs to know about politics from ‘Casablanca.’ Maybe
World
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
he learned everything he needs to know about politics from ‘Casablanca.’ Maybe he's cynical about some things, but a late Beethoven string quartet, John Coltrane’s music and a dish of Pad Thai will bring him close to tears. The enormously... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Calendar: What�s happening the weekend of May 20-278 p.m. May 20 at St. Paul�s United Methodist Church, 620 Romeo Road, Rochester,
Calendar: What�s happening the weekend of May 20-27
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
8 p.m. May 20 at St. Paul�s United Methodist Church, 620 Romeo Road, Rochester, $25, $5 students, rochestersymphony.com. Beethoven�s �Emperor� Concerto: Detroit Symphony Orchestra performs May 20-22 at Max & Marjorie Fisher Music Center, 3711... Read more
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examiner.com
Nikki Einfeld will return for Left Coast Chamber Ensemble’s final season concertThomas presented his reconstruction of the four-hour “musical Akademie” concert
Nikki Einfeld will return for Left Coast Chamber Ensemble’s final season concert
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
Thomas presented his reconstruction of the four-hour “musical Akademie” concert, consisting entirely of music by Ludwig van Beethoven and performed on December 22, 1808. At the beginning of next month, Einfeld will return to LCCE to present a... Read more
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Gramophone
Andris Nelsons signs exclusive contract with Deutsche GrammophonThe deal will include major new recordings of Shostakovich, Bruckner and Beetho
Andris Nelsons signs exclusive contract with Deutsche Grammophon
Gramophone / Posted 7 days ago
The deal will include major new recordings of Shostakovich, Bruckner and Beethoven symphony-cycles Andris Nelsons (photo by Marco Borggreve) Andris Nelsons, Music Director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and MD-designate of the Leipzig Gewandhaus... Read more
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Boston Globe
Andris Nelsons signs exclusive contract with Deutsche Grammophonhas now signed the Latvian conductor to an exclusive contract. Over the next se
Andris Nelsons signs exclusive contract with Deutsche Grammophon
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
has now signed the Latvian conductor to an exclusive contract. Over the next several years, he will record the complete Beethoven symphonies with the Vienna Philharmonic, in anticipation of the 250th anniversary of the composer’s birth in... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
Greater Bridgeport Youth Orchestra Performing On Pequot Lawn In SouthportString Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, and Wind Ensemble will perform in this outdoor
Greater Bridgeport Youth Orchestra Performing On Pequot Lawn In Southport
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 7 days ago
String Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, and Wind Ensemble will perform in this outdoor concert. In addition to pieces by Beethoven, Bach, and Handel, GBYO will play modern works from "Frozen" and John Williams' scores from such movies as "Star... Read more
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