Sergei Prokofiev

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Chicago Tribune
Joffrey Ballet sails through comedy, pathos in 'Cinderella'The seeds of Sir Frederick Ashton's mercurial "Cinderella" are buried in its Se
Joffrey Ballet sails through comedy, pathos in 'Cinderella'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
The seeds of Sir Frederick Ashton's mercurial "Cinderella" are buried in its Sergei Prokofiev score. Listening to the overture, with its quicksilver transformations from major to minor keys and back again, you know you're in for a wild ride. Enjoy... Read more
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BC Local News
Cinderella dances on to Ballet Victoria stage7:00pm and tomorrow, Saturday (May 21) at a matinee performance at 2:00pm. The
Cinderella dances on to Ballet Victoria stage
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
7:00pm and tomorrow, Saturday (May 21) at a matinee performance at 2:00pm. The Cinderella ballet was composed by Russian Sergei Prokofiev to a scenario by Nikolai Volkov. The fairytale itself is ancient with the first European version published... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
'Romeo and Juliet' ballet brings together married couple in title rolestraditional 16th-century-style costumes. A 28-piece orchestra, led by conductor
'Romeo and Juliet' ballet brings together married couple in title roles
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
traditional 16th-century-style costumes. A 28-piece orchestra, led by conductor Jason Hiester, will perform the score by Sergei Prokofiev. Wilson, 34, and Kotrba, 32, met in New York in 2002 when they were performers with the Dance Theatre of... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Quincy Symphony Orchestra closes out 62nd seasonthe piece with the Quincy Symphony Orchestra at the last concert of its 62nd se
Quincy Symphony Orchestra closes out 62nd season
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 10 days ago
the piece with the Quincy Symphony Orchestra at the last concert of its 62nd season. QUINCY – David Nice, biographer of Sergei Prokofiev, once wrote in a review that he’d bet only a dozen pianists in the world could play the Russian composer’s... Read more
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examiner.com
Grand Rapids Ballet gives a magical performance with heart in 'Cinderella'as a ballet is relatively new. The ballet first premiered in 1945, performed by
Grand Rapids Ballet gives a magical performance with heart in 'Cinderella'
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
as a ballet is relatively new. The ballet first premiered in 1945, performed by the Bolshoi Ballet, with music by Sergei Prokofiev and choreographed by Rostislav Zakharov. Since that premiere, there have been many productions of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
L.A. Ballet finds the poetry in 1955 version of 'Romeo and Juliet' never before seen in the U.S.productions. Instead, he kept the work supremely elegant and hyper-classical. S
L.A. Ballet finds the poetry in 1955 version of 'Romeo and Juliet' never before seen in the U.S.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
productions. Instead, he kept the work supremely elegant and hyper-classical. Soviet authorities had forced composer Sergei Prokofiev to inflate his score far beyond what he originally intended, and Ashton wisely pruned away some of the... Read more
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examiner.com
Grand Rapids Ballet: Choreographer Bruce Wells' artistic vision for 'Cinderella'is relatively new. The first ballet production was performed by the Bolshoi Bal
Grand Rapids Ballet: Choreographer Bruce Wells' artistic vision for 'Cinderella'
examiner.com / Posted 19 days ago
is relatively new. The first ballet production was performed by the Bolshoi Ballet and premiered in 1945 set to music by Sergei Prokofiev and choreographed by Rostislav Zakharaov. Prokofiev was inspired by Tchaikovsky and dedicated the... Read more
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SKY News
Palmyra Hosts Classical Concert After IS OustedValery Gergiev led Saint Petersburg's Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra in the perfor
Palmyra Hosts Classical Concert After IS Ousted
SKY News / Posted 19 days ago
Valery Gergiev led Saint Petersburg's Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra in the performance of pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach, Sergei Prokofiev and Rodion Shchedrin. Among the crowd were Russian soldiers, government ministers and foreign journalists... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Orchestra Performs in Palmyra Ruinsled a concert on Thursday in the ruins of the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. T
Russian Orchestra Performs in Palmyra Ruins
The Moscow Times / Posted 20 days ago
led a concert on Thursday in the ruins of the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. The orchestra played pieces by J.S. Bach, Sergei Prokofiev and Rodion Shchedrin in the Roman amphitheater — the location of a 2015 Islamic State film featuring the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Airstrike kills 28 at Syrian refugee campwho held Palmyra for 10 months. During the concert -- "A Prayer for Palmyra," f
Airstrike kills 28 at Syrian refugee camp
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
who held Palmyra for 10 months. During the concert -- "A Prayer for Palmyra," featuring music by Johann Sebastian Bach and Sergei Prokofiev -- which was broadcast live on Russian television, images of the military action were shown, as well as... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Russian orchestra plays in Syrian ruinswith terrorism without sparing even one's own life." The concert itself was al
Russian orchestra plays in Syrian ruins
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 20 days ago
with terrorism without sparing even one's own life." The concert itself was almost an hour long and featured music by Sergei Prokofiev, Johann Sebastian Bach and Rodion Shchedrin. The crowd cheered as the musicians took a bow and large flower... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Russian orchestra plays in Syrian ruinswith terrorism without sparing even one's own life." The concert itself was al
Russian orchestra plays in Syrian ruins
KTXS Abilene / Posted 20 days ago
with terrorism without sparing even one's own life." The concert itself was almost an hour long and featured music by Sergei Prokofiev, Johann Sebastian Bach and Rodion Shchedrin. The crowd cheered as the musicians took a bow and large flower... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Russian orchestra plays in Syrian ruinswith terrorism without sparing even one's own life." The concert itself was al
Russian orchestra plays in Syrian ruins
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 20 days ago
with terrorism without sparing even one's own life." The concert itself was almost an hour long and featured music by Sergei Prokofiev, Johann Sebastian Bach and Rodion Shchedrin. The crowd cheered as the musicians took a bow and large flower... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Russian orchestra plays in Syrian ruinswith terrorism without sparing even one's own life." The concert itself was al
Russian orchestra plays in Syrian ruins
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 20 days ago
with terrorism without sparing even one's own life." The concert itself was almost an hour long and featured music by Sergei Prokofiev, Johann Sebastian Bach and Rodion Shchedrin. The crowd cheered as the musicians took a bow and large flower... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Russian orchestra performs in Syria's war-scarred Palmyraconductor Valery Gergiev led Saint Petersburg's celebrated Mariinsky orchestra
Russian orchestra performs in Syria's war-scarred Palmyra
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 20 days ago
conductor Valery Gergiev led Saint Petersburg's celebrated Mariinsky orchestra through pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach, Sergei Prokofiev and Rodion Shchedrin in front of a crowd of Russian soldiers, government ministers and journalists. Cellist... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Concerts for Kids introduces children to orchestrahave to revisit frequently,” he said. “It’s got great music, a great story and
Concerts for Kids introduces children to orchestra
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 20 days ago
have to revisit frequently,” he said. “It’s got great music, a great story and it’s built for a performance.” Written by Sergei Prokofiev in 1936 especially for children, “Peter and the Wolf” tells the story of a young boy who captures a wolf.... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 2, 2016Norworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co. In 1936, "Peter and the
This day in history, May 2, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
Norworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co. In 1936, "Peter and the Wolf," a symphonic tale for children by Sergei Prokofiev, had its world premiere in Moscow. In 1941, General Mills began shipping its new cereal, "Cheerioats," to... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
5 killed in 'Battle of Alcatraz'Jack Norworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co.In 1936, "Peter and
5 killed in 'Battle of Alcatraz'
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
Jack Norworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co.In 1936, "Peter and the Wolf," a symphonic tale for children by Sergei Prokofiev, had its world premiere in Moscow.In 1941, General Mills began shipping its new cereal, "Cheerioats," to six... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
5 killed in 'Battle of Alcatraz'Jack Norworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co.In 1936, "Peter and
5 killed in 'Battle of Alcatraz'
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 24 days ago
Jack Norworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co.In 1936, "Peter and the Wolf," a symphonic tale for children by Sergei Prokofiev, had its world premiere in Moscow.In 1941, General Mills began shipping its new cereal, "Cheerioats," to six... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
5 killed in 'Battle of Alcatraz'Jack Norworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co.In 1936, "Peter and
5 killed in 'Battle of Alcatraz'
Kinston Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
Jack Norworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co.In 1936, "Peter and the Wolf," a symphonic tale for children by Sergei Prokofiev, had its world premiere in Moscow.In 1941, General Mills began shipping its new cereal, "Cheerioats," to six... Read more
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The Star
5 killed in 'Battle of Alcatraz'Jack Norworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co.In 1936, "Peter and
5 killed in 'Battle of Alcatraz'
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
Jack Norworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co.In 1936, "Peter and the Wolf," a symphonic tale for children by Sergei Prokofiev, had its world premiere in Moscow.In 1941, General Mills began shipping its new cereal, "Cheerioats," to six... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryNorworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co. In 1936, "Peter and the
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 24 days ago
Norworth, was published by Von Tilzer's York Music Co. In 1936, "Peter and the Wolf," a symphonic tale for children by Sergei Prokofiev, had its world premiere in Moscow. In 1941, General Mills began shipping its new cereal, "Cheerioats," to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
TO DO LIST: Theater performances in Manalapan, Palm Beach GardensTickets start at $30. Information: www.artsgarage.org 3. FIND A GLASS SLIPPER
TO DO LIST: Theater performances in Manalapan, Palm Beach Gardens
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 25 days ago
Tickets start at $30. Information: www.artsgarage.org 3. FIND A GLASS SLIPPER Eissey Campus Theatre Underscored by Sergei Prokofiev, audiences of all ages will enjoy the hilarious antics of the evil stepsisters, the magic of the fairy... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Kulich, Fountains and Folk Music: How to Celebrate a May Day Easter in Moscowin Moscow, made even more special by the fact that 2016 is the 125th anniversar
Kulich, Fountains and Folk Music: How to Celebrate a May Day Easter in Moscow
The Moscow Times / Posted 26 days ago
in Moscow, made even more special by the fact that 2016 is the 125th anniversary of the birth of esteemed Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev. From May 1 until May 17, concerts in Moscow and across Russia dedicated to Prokofiev will celebrate the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Two Filipinas take lead role in Joffrey Ballet’s ‘Cinderella’perform the lead role in Sir Frederick Ashton’s full-length ballet version of t
Two Filipinas take lead role in Joffrey Ballet’s ‘Cinderella’
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
perform the lead role in Sir Frederick Ashton’s full-length ballet version of the classic fairy tale with a score by Sergei Prokofiev and to be performed by the Chicago Philharmonic Orchestra. Although ballet remains a high brow cultural... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 27, 2016on the Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee; death toll estimates vary fro
This day in history, April 27, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
on the Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee; death toll estimates vary from 1,500 to 2,000. In 1891, Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev was born in present-day Ukraine. In 1925, the song "Yes, Sir! That's My Baby" by Walter Donaldson and Gus... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacon the Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee; death toll estimates vary fro
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
on the Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee; death toll estimates vary from 1,500 to 2,000. In 1891, Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev was born in present-day Ukraine. In 1925, the song "Yes, Sir! That's My Baby" by Walter Donaldson and Gus... Read more
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Nottingham Post
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra at Royal Concert Hall, Nottinghammakes an annual visit to Nottingham to record one of these programmes. This yea
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra at Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
Nottingham Post / Posted 1 months ago
makes an annual visit to Nottingham to record one of these programmes. This year it was the turn of Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev. And presenter Jonathan James was the friendly, informative guide to two pieces, one barely known and the... Read more

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