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Scotsman
Classical review: Palestine Youth Orchestra, Glasgow Royal Concert Hallof the young musicians’ energetic, enthusiastic playing, and evident joy in mak
Classical review: Palestine Youth Orchestra, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
Scotsman / Posted 12 hours ago
of the young musicians’ energetic, enthusiastic playing, and evident joy in making music. They attacked their opening Beethoven Leonora Overture No. 3 with verve and vigour – and the relevance of a work about a political prisoner struggling... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Conducting Electricity: Symphony musicians find plenty to keep them busy during off-seasonIn this work, the bass trumpet player often sits for about 28 minutes, before p
Conducting Electricity: Symphony musicians find plenty to keep them busy during off-season
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 hours ago
In this work, the bass trumpet player often sits for about 28 minutes, before playing the final 6 on very cold chops; Beethoven did something similar with the trombones in his 5th and 6th symphonies, leaving us to rest approximately 25 minutes... Read more
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Canberra Times
Melbourne musicians share the back stories about their treasured instrumentsI'd commission 100 composers to write for this new group to add to the 35 I hav
Melbourne musicians share the back stories about their treasured instruments
Canberra Times / Posted 13 hours ago
I'd commission 100 composers to write for this new group to add to the 35 I have already commissioned for my solo show. In Beethoven or Mozart's time people were not listening to music from 200 years earlier (unless they were in church!) they were... Read more
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Vail Daily
Very Young Composers celebrating 10 years of growing music in the Vail Valleywas going to sound like, but when I heard it I liked it a lot.” Ulises Loera w
Very Young Composers celebrating 10 years of growing music in the Vail Valley
Vail Daily / Posted 19 hours ago
was going to sound like, but when I heard it I liked it a lot.” Ulises Loera wears cochlear implants. He knows all about Beethoven. He worked with Jared Casas to write an outstanding piece depicting Bilbo Baggins slaying an orc. During Wednesday... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Zeitouni, pianist Hough deliver exciting Eastern European programplays the world premiere of her Second Harp Concerto at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Cha
Zeitouni, pianist Hough deliver exciting Eastern European program
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
plays the world premiere of her Second Harp Concerto at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Chautauqua. Zeitouni includes works by Bach, Beethoven and Richard Strauss to create a true four-century evening. For tickets ($12-$54), call 303-440-7666 or visit... Read more
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The New Statesman
1966 and all thathas been to Woodstock. It made it a lot easier for us to jump the generational
1966 and all that
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
has been to Woodstock. It made it a lot easier for us to jump the generational wall. That’s what I wanted to do with the Beethoven and Mozart, too. People treat the symphonies like they’re museum pieces but I think they scream out for electric... Read more
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The New Statesman
He gave a total stranger $50,000 in cash: the strange, multi-million dollar empire of the Trans-Siberian Orchestrahas been to Woodstock. It made it a lot easier for us to jump the generational
He gave a total stranger $50,000 in cash: the strange, multi-million dollar empire of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
has been to Woodstock. It made it a lot easier for us to jump the generational wall. That’s what I wanted to do with the Beethoven and Mozart, too. People treat the symphonies like they’re museum pieces but I think they scream out for electric... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Wind Water Earth & Fire: Concert will touch on nature, Judaismwouldn’t expect. It’s extremely diverse.” For sure, the entree of eclectic mus
Wind Water Earth & Fire: Concert will touch on nature, Judaism
The Aspen Times / Posted yesterday
wouldn’t expect. It’s extremely diverse.” For sure, the entree of eclectic music includes Hebrew folks songs, works by Beethoven, Richard Cohen, Bob Dylan and the Doobie Brothers, among many others. The concert’s subtitle, “In Harmony With... Read more
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Herald Sun
21 Things On In Victoriaa crack seven-piece band. Hamer Hall, the Arts Centre. Sat, 7.30pm. $69 to $109
21 Things On In Victoria
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
a crack seven-piece band. Hamer Hall, the Arts Centre. Sat, 7.30pm. $69 to $109. artscentremelbourne.com.au Ludwig van Beethoven had a rough life. He suffered deafness, colitis, rheumatism, rheumatic fever, typhus and plenty more afflictions.... Read more
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Vail Daily
It’s music that matterswas going to sound like, but when I heard it I liked it a lot.” Ulises Loera w
It’s music that matters
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
was going to sound like, but when I heard it I liked it a lot.” Ulises Loera wears cochlear implants. He knows all about Beethoven. He worked with Jared Casas to write an outstanding piece depicting Bilbo Baggins slaying an orc. During Wednesday... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
For Andris Nelsons, Tanglewood return 'feels like coming home'Mahler: Symphony No. 9 Saturday, 8 p.m.: Music of Corigliano, plus Sibelius: V
For Andris Nelsons, Tanglewood return 'feels like coming home'
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
Mahler: Symphony No. 9 Saturday, 8 p.m.: Music of Corigliano, plus Sibelius: Violin Concerto (Augustin Hadelich, soloist); Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 Sunday, 2:30 p.m.: TMC Orchestra — Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 (Paul Lewis, soloist) and Symphony... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Worldhe learned everything he needs to know about politics from ‘Casablanca.’ Maybe
World
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
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 weary J. BROOKS... Read more
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Boston Globe
Coming to a theater near you: ‘Citizen Trump’Texas governor Rick Perry’s favorite movie is “Immortal Beloved,” the 1994 peri
Coming to a theater near you: ‘Citizen Trump’
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Texas governor Rick Perry’s favorite movie is “Immortal Beloved,” the 1994 period film starring Gary Oldman as Ludwig van Beethoven. Maybe those glasses are real, after all. Everyone assumes Richard Nixon’s favorite movie was “Patton,” the George... Read more
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Vail Daily
Off the Hill with Tricia Swenson: Bravo! Vail Music Festival celebrates its 29th seasonand Adagio to enjoy the experience. Grab the program book for insights on the e
Off the Hill with Tricia Swenson: Bravo! Vail Music Festival celebrates its 29th season
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
and Adagio to enjoy the experience. Grab the program book for insights on the evening’s selections. Did you realize that Beethoven had a difficult romantic life? Or that Mozart had the ability to learn many new instruments and compose new pieces... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus Symphony joins forces with OSU band for final summer performanceBond and “Back to the Future” programs will be performed, as will a medley of w
Columbus Symphony joins forces with OSU band for final summer performance
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Bond and “Back to the Future” programs will be performed, as will a medley of works by classical composers — including Beethoven and Verdi — that were heard during Ohio State’s game at Virginia Tech in September. The conductors will trade... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Stateline Music Foundation to host pianist Hue Jangat 3 p.m. July 30 in the Rawleigh Gallery of the Freeport Art Museum, 121 N. Ha
Stateline Music Foundation to host pianist Hue Jang
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
at 3 p.m. July 30 in the Rawleigh Gallery of the Freeport Art Museum, 121 N. Harlem Ave.The program will include works by Beethoven, Robert Schumann and Joseph Maurice Ravel. Hue Jang received her doctorate from the University of Illinois and has... Read more
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The New Statesman
Eyes on the peaks and a heart in the valleygreen, nearly black. What country delivers such detail, painted on such a large
Eyes on the peaks and a heart in the valley
The New Statesman / Posted 3 days ago
green, nearly black. What country delivers such detail, painted on such a large canvas? It is like the final movement of a Beethoven symphony.” From Finges, one looks up and sees the mountains. It was looking up, rather than looking down, that... Read more
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The Irish Times
Can music really change the world?in the year of the US’s celebration of its own declaration of independence. Th
Can music really change the world?
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
in the year of the US’s celebration of its own declaration of independence. The work was also written as a pairing for Beethoven’s Diabelli Variations, and Rzewski fearlessly wrote a piece that takes on the large scale of the Beethoven so that... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Misery found to feed creativityBeethoven discovered he was going deaf and was then affected by a nephew's atte
Misery found to feed creativity
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Beethoven discovered he was going deaf and was then affected by a nephew's attempted suicide. The idea that sadness somehow kindles creativity is a popular and long-lasting one. Its roots go back to antiquity; even Aristotle noted that those who... Read more
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Canberra Times
Beethoven outpoints Mozart in heavyweight rumblemusic's equivalent of the Rumble In The Jungle (let's call it The Maul in the H
Beethoven outpoints Mozart in heavyweight rumble
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
music's equivalent of the Rumble In The Jungle (let's call it The Maul in the Hall) heavyweight geniuses Mozart and Beethoven went amiably toe to toe in the Llewellyn Hall on Tuesday. The judges, the members of the teeming audience of small... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Review: Mixed results from a big weekend at the music festivalthe audience to its feet. The effort, at least, deserved the recognition. Pia
Review: Mixed results from a big weekend at the music festival
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 days ago
the audience to its feet. The effort, at least, deserved the recognition. Pianist Behzod Abduraimov, who was dazzling in Beethoven and Prokofiev in a recital earlier last week, navigated the dangerous shoals of Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen Times Weekly: Class Conductthey are. What follows for the next few hours is a symphonic equivalent of spe
Aspen Times Weekly: Class Conduct
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 days ago
they are. What follows for the next few hours is a symphonic equivalent of speed-dating. As the orchestra plays Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony and then Strauss’ Horn Concerto, each conductor gets exactly 15 minutes on the podium to rehearse... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cleaveland: A sacred act of remembrancewere packed into a barrack. That night, a young musician who had somehow saved
Cleaveland: A sacred act of remembrance
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
were packed into a barrack. That night, a young musician who had somehow saved his violin played a fragment of a work by Beethoven. He died before morning. The group was locked in the building for three days without food or water before being... Read more
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Methow Valley News
Chamber music festival blends the familiar with some unexpected piecesand Canada as part of this outreach. The festival program runs the gamut from
Chamber music festival blends the familiar with some unexpected pieces
Methow Valley News / Posted 4 days ago
and Canada as part of this outreach. The festival program runs the gamut from well-known classical luminaries including Beethoven, Mozart and Handel through less-familiar names like Polish composer Henryk Wieniawski and Czech composer Bohuslav... Read more
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The Mercury News
Marin Alsop prepares to bid adieu to Cabrillo Festivalmentors -- recalls a moment when she called it "garbage." "I hated it," she sa
Marin Alsop prepares to bid adieu to Cabrillo Festival
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
mentors -- recalls a moment when she called it "garbage." "I hated it," she says. "I remember my parents were rehearsing Beethoven's 'Grosse Fuge.' I was maybe 12 or 13, and I came stomping downstairs thinking it was a contemporary work. My... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Feeling low? Study shows there’s an upside to the bluesand negative emotions, such as joy, love, grief and hurt, he analyzed 1,400 let
Feeling low? Study shows there’s an upside to the blues
Guelph Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
and negative emotions, such as joy, love, grief and hurt, he analyzed 1,400 letters written by Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven and Franz Liszt to their friends, colleagues and loved ones. He then compared that data with the compositions they... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Responding to catastrophe with culturein the wake of catastrophe. Along with “The Star-Spangled Banner” and “Adagio f
Responding to catastrophe with culture
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 days ago
in the wake of catastrophe. Along with “The Star-Spangled Banner” and “Adagio for Strings”, the BBC added the finale of Beethoven’s 9th Symphony—“Ode to Joy”—to their final-night celebrations after the attacks on September 11th 2001. This showed... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Carroll County 4-Hers demonstrate leadership, responsibility and patience at annual Dog ShowHeidi Herzog, of Upperco, has been showing for seven years. This year she exhib
Carroll County 4-Hers demonstrate leadership, responsibility and patience at annual Dog Show
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Heidi Herzog, of Upperco, has been showing for seven years. This year she exhibited a mountain feist named Beethoven. "I like how the dogs remember what they learn," Heidi said. "We're looking for consistency. And when they... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Maverick Concerts presents classical concert on Aug. 14 in Woodstockago. Violinist Maria Bachmann, cellist Alexis Pia Gerlach and pianist Fabio Bid
Maverick Concerts presents classical concert on Aug. 14 in Woodstock
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 5 days ago
ago. Violinist Maria Bachmann, cellist Alexis Pia Gerlach and pianist Fabio Bidini will perform a selection of pieces from Beethoven, Arensky and Brahms. Tickets range from $5 to $45. CONTACT: Visitmaverickconcerts.org or call (800) 595-4849 for... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
‘Mind, Body, Spirit’ SupportChamber Symphony, featuring violinist Ray Chen. Composers featured that evening
‘Mind, Body, Spirit’ Support
Aspen Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Chamber Symphony, featuring violinist Ray Chen. Composers featured that evening include popular works by Debussy, Lalo and Beethoven. For more on activities and gatherings associated with AYPA, or to become a member, visit their website and join... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
San Francisco Symphony’s Russian Night. Categoryin Tchaikovsky’s 4th Symphony. The opening bars of Tchaikovsky’s 4th Symphony
San Francisco Symphony’s Russian Night. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 6 days ago
in Tchaikovsky’s 4th Symphony. The opening bars of Tchaikovsky’s 4th Symphony have been likened to the opening bars of Beethoven’s 5th Symphony. In both cases, scholars have noticed, the theme of fate knocking at the door is introduced at the... Read more
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BBC News
Beethoven, Bach and Bond to win over Myanmar's generals - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Beethoven, Bach and Bond to win over Myanmar's generals
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Beethoven, Bach and Bond to win over... Read more
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Dyersburg State Gazette
DHS Trojan band beats the heat, marches onperformance are a variety of Beatles favorites woven together by pieces from co
DHS Trojan band beats the heat, marches on
Dyersburg State Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
performance are a variety of Beatles favorites woven together by pieces from composers Johann Sebastian Bach and Ludwig Van Beethoven. Jessica Neloms, a sophomore first flute player, is excited to have an additional flute player joining her section... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Review: A Pianist to Be Reckoned Withstage presence. Once at the piano, he went through a Chopin ballade, two of Sch
Review: A Pianist to Be Reckoned With
The Aspen Times / Posted 7 days ago
stage presence. Once at the piano, he went through a Chopin ballade, two of Schubert’s “Moments musiceaux” and a Beethoven sonata without leaving the stage, as most soloists would. The Uzbek-born pianist replaced Vivaldi and Bach openers... Read more
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USA Today
Best cover songs? Dad Rock listeners weigh instripped-down version (Bright Little Field with ukelele versions of songs by '8
Best cover songs? Dad Rock listeners weigh in
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
stripped-down version (Bright Little Field with ukelele versions of songs by '80s punk band The Replacements or Camper Van Beethoven going stoner rock on Black Flag's Wasted). In some cases, a switch in the gender of the singer gives a song in a... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Among classical pillars, Colorado Music Festival offers hip-hop crossovers this weekphenomena into data, then into music," he said. Between his own works, Miller
Among classical pillars, Colorado Music Festival offers hip-hop crossovers this week
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 7 days ago
phenomena into data, then into music," he said. Between his own works, Miller presents "remixes" of pieces by Bach, Beethoven and Mozart. "Remixes have to be based on familiar material to work," he said. "You have to respect the original... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ten destination concerts that offer an escape from the madness of festivalshelp from the venue’s house orchestra, ELO will end its concerts with fireworks
Ten destination concerts that offer an escape from the madness of festivals
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
help from the venue’s house orchestra, ELO will end its concerts with fireworks and its showstopper version of Roll Over Beethoven. Someone should tell Berry (if not Tchaikovsky) the news. Sept. 9 to 11. $14 to $182. Los Angeles,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Dudamel and Wang deliver a 'Rhapsody in Blue' for the Hollywood Bowl history booksearly in his career with making Mozart convincing, although he became great Moz
Dudamel and Wang deliver a 'Rhapsody in Blue' for the Hollywood Bowl history books
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
early in his career with making Mozart convincing, although he became great Mozartean later on. Esa-Pekka Salonen was not a Beethoven natural when he first came to Los Angeles, but he has matured into one of today’s most distinctively vibrant... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
This Weekend: You should be Tom Sawyeringbrings a briefcase full of his favorite award-winning articles from his lengthy
This Weekend: You should be Tom Sawyering
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
brings a briefcase full of his favorite award-winning articles from his lengthy career in New Mexico. Mendelssohn octet, Beethoven and the Pacifica quartet enchant with classics in the acoustic a-list venue. Get more information about how to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Cadillac XT5: An SUV competitor for BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benzsuper quiet. Scooting around town, climbing up a canyon or flying down the free
Cadillac XT5: An SUV competitor for BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
super quiet. Scooting around town, climbing up a canyon or flying down the freeway, it’s like driving a library. I ran some Beethoven through the Bose surround-sound system and it was grand. But it doesn’t drive heavy. The XT5 is surprisingly... Read more
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Gramophone
Fazıl Say signs with Warner Classicssome of the most special that I have experienced in my life’. In other reperto
Fazıl Say signs with Warner Classics
Gramophone / Posted 8 days ago
some of the most special that I have experienced in my life’. In other repertoire, Gramophone said about his recording of Beethoven concertos and sonatas that ‘Say’s entirely personal view is burning and almost palpable’ (July 2014). Future... Read more
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The Forward
Indignant Philip Roth Film Oozes With Yearning and Nostalgialunk who hardly budges from his desk (Philip Ettinger) and a flamboyant theater
Indignant Philip Roth Film Oozes With Yearning and Nostalgia
The Forward / Posted 8 days ago
lunk who hardly budges from his desk (Philip Ettinger) and a flamboyant theater kid (Ben Rosenfield) who blasts Beethoven on the record player and recites Shakespeare ad nauseum. When Marcus decides to switch rooms, he is called to a... Read more
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The Wanderer
Buzzards Bay Musicfest Returns to Marioninstrumentalist per part, and the groups range in number from a solo individual
Buzzards Bay Musicfest Returns to Marion
The Wanderer / Posted 8 days ago
instrumentalist per part, and the groups range in number from a solo individual to an octet. Friday’s concert featured a Beethoven Piano Quintet, a string sextet performing Tchaikovsky’s Souvenir de Florence, and Maurice Ravel’s Introduction and... Read more
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EuroNews
Paavo Jarvi - Estonia's 'lucky man'and after a cup of coffee our so-called job is to deal with the greatest genius
Paavo Jarvi - Estonia's 'lucky man'
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
and after a cup of coffee our so-called job is to deal with the greatest geniuses that have ever lived: Mozart, Mahler, Beethoven… so, that’s not a bad job, actually. If you conduct a Sibelius’ symphony, if you conduct a Mahler symphony… you... Read more
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AdWeek
Chick-fil-A Drops The Richards Group After More Than 2 Decadesisn't an obvious option to many right now." The ads star a series of historica
Chick-fil-A Drops The Richards Group After More Than 2 Decades
AdWeek / Posted 8 days ago
isn't an obvious option to many right now." The ads star a series of historical figures, with the first focusing on Beethoven. Additional spots feature such famous names as Amelia Earhart, Susan B. Anthony, Michelangelo and Alexander Graham... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
DSO his the road for more neighborhood showsas guest conductor Karina Canellakis leads the DSO and soprano Jessica Rivera t
DSO his the road for more neighborhood shows
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
as guest conductor Karina Canellakis leads the DSO and soprano Jessica Rivera through pieces by Stravinsky, Barber and Beethoven. The concerts take place at 8 p.m. Friday, July 22, in the Village Theater at Cherry Hill in Canton; 8 p.m.... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The agony and the ecstasy: Luminous cast bring play about mental illness hauntingly to lifehighs and lows. Some of the world’s greatest creative minds were thought to be
The agony and the ecstasy: Luminous cast bring play about mental illness hauntingly to life
Daily Maverick / Posted 9 days ago
highs and lows. Some of the world’s greatest creative minds were thought to be held in its unpredictable embrace including Beethoven, Vincent Van Gogh and Emily Dickinson. Several years ago author Mark Gevisser likened South Africa’s mood swings –... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
A sampling of theater, classical music offerings to fill summer slowdownseason with a program that includes Schubert's elegant "Shepherd on the Rock" f
A sampling of theater, classical music offerings to fill summer slowdown
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
season with a program that includes Schubert's elegant "Shepherd on the Rock" for soprano, clarinet and piano. Music by Beethoven, Prokofiev and Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov will also be performed at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Roland Park Presbyterian... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
The Beatles Releasing 'Hollywood Bowl' Live Album on CD for First Time EverTo Ride [29 August, 1965] 5. Can’t Buy Me Love [30 August, 1965] 6. Things We
The Beatles Releasing 'Hollywood Bowl' Live Album on CD for First Time Ever
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
To Ride [29 August, 1965] 5. Can’t Buy Me Love [30 August, 1965] 6. Things We Said Today [23 August, 1964] 7. Roll Over Beethoven [23 August, 1964] 8. Boys [23 August, 1964] 9. A Hard Day’s Night [30 August, 1965] 10. Help! [29 August,... Read more
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Billboard
The Beatles Releasing 'Hollywood Bowl' Live Album on CD for First Time EverTo Ride [29 August, 1965] 5. Can’t Buy Me Love [30 August, 1965] 6. Things We
The Beatles Releasing 'Hollywood Bowl' Live Album on CD for First Time Ever
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
To Ride [29 August, 1965] 5. Can’t Buy Me Love [30 August, 1965] 6. Things We Said Today [23 August, 1964] 7. Roll Over Beethoven [23 August, 1964] 8. Boys [23 August, 1964] 9. A Hard Day’s Night [30 August, 1965] 10. Help! [29 August,... Read more
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