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The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Assads And Avital Astonish
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
The wide-ranging program opened with J.S. Bach and Joseph Haydn—selections from Bach's Sonata in E Major for Violin and Keyboard BWV 1016 and the complete Haydn Sonata No. 50 for Piano in D Major, Hob. XVI:37. They were both, as were many of the other ...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 16:53

Tucson Local Media

Spring Arts Preview: Classical Music
Tucson Local Media
Musica Pacifica. One of the premier American Baroque ensembles, Music Pacifica has been gracing the world with recordings and performances since 1990. At this program, “Dancing in the Isles,” they present a sample of the 17th and 18th century music of ...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 15:39

WRTI

The Philadelphia Orchestra on WRTI 90.1: Tilson Thomas Conducts Beethoven's EROICA, Feb. 25 at 1 PM
WRTI
Our concert broadcast will open with this Ruth Crawford Seeger work, long admired by guest conductor Michael Tilson Thomas, in its first Philadelphia Orchestra performance. As for Alban Berg himself, his last completed composition is his masterful ...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 14:40

The San Diego Union-Tribune

San Diego Symphony names Rafael Payare as its next music director
The San Diego Union-Tribune
From the opening bars of the Berlioz, which Payare conducted from memory without using a score, his command of the music was palpable. So was the strong chemistry he had with the orchestra, which soared in unison with him. Payare was equally impressive ...
Venezuelan Conductor Rafael Payare Named Music Director of San Diego SymphonyTimes of San Diego

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 13:07

ArtsATL

Review: Emory Chamber gathers Atlanta's Juilliard School alumni for a celebration
ArtsATL
After that extroverted opening, a more inward-looking, intimate Baroque selection followed, the “Prelude” from J.S. Bach's unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007, performed by cellist Christopher Rex, accompanied by dancer Lee Harper. A ...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 15:48

Tucson Local Media

Spring Arts Preview: Classical Music
Tucson Local Media
TSO performances take place at the Tucson Music Hall, 260 S. Church Ave., unless otherwise noted. Rachmaninoff Rhapsody. Vadym Kholodenko, a Ukrainian pianist who won the 2013 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, is making his TSO debut with ...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 15:39

WRTI

The Philadelphia Orchestra on WRTI 90.1: Tilson Thomas Conducts Beethoven's EROICA, Feb. 25 at 1 PM
WRTI
Our concert broadcast will open with this Ruth Crawford Seeger work, long admired by guest conductor Michael Tilson Thomas, in its first Philadelphia Orchestra performance. As for Alban Berg himself, his last completed composition is his masterful ...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 14:40

The Globe and Mail

Olympic pairs figure skating shines spotlight on Canadian classical music
The Globe and Mail
And Canadian classical artists, perhaps out of humility or perhaps out of disinterest, often exclude their own country's music from their repertoire. If there's any occasion for bringing cultures and fan bases into one room, it's the Olympic Games. And ...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 11:49

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